1944 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Birmingham Black Barons


58 - 37


47 - 22 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1945 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (58-37)

Top Hitter


Artie
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Alonzo
Boone

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
109
2nd ERA+
93
3rd
OPS
.668
2nd ERA
3.64
5th
BA
.269
2nd BA
.248
3rd
OBP
.313
4th K/BB
1.67
3rd
SLG
.355
1st K%
10.7%
4th
BB%
5.2%
6th BB%
6.4%
1st
K%
HR%
0.8%
6th
ISO
.086
1st WHIP
1.24
2nd

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Second Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
24
SP
5
9.2
6'1"
184
R
R
5/3/1920 (Empire, AL)
5/2/1976 (Houston, TX)
33
C
28
47
6'3"
225
B
R
8/5/1910 (Baton Rouge, LA)
2/27/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
36
SP
5
9.0
10
6'1"
184
R
R
1/13/1908 (Decatur, AL)
4/8/1982 (Cleveland, OH)
25
3B
142
12
5'8"
160
L
R
4/21/1919 (Mount Vernon, GA)
12/2/1990 (Chicago, IL)
30
SP
4
9.0
6'2"
200
L
L
2/15/1914 (Evansville, IN)
5/14/1985 (Uniontown, KY)
26
1B
130
4
6'3"
188
R
R
7/3/1917 (Piper, AL)
5/21/1997 (Birmingham, AL)
SP
2
5.1
L
1B
4
30
SP
26
62.2
36
5'10"
168
R
R
5/7/1914 (Shreveport, LA)
3/25/1987 (Shreveport, LA)
1B
3
36
SP
26
29.0
8
5'9"
170
L
R
4/26/1908 (Lexington, KY)
1/31/1964 (Hartselle, AL)
RP
1
1.0
21
RP
0.2
5'7"
160
R
R
3/15/1923 (Hampden Sydney, VA)
4/23/2002 (Farmville, VA)
32
LF
101
40
5'10"
185
R
R
3/25/1912 (Princeton, IN)
10/4/2005 (Chicago, IL)
35
RP
3
7.2
11
5'10"
180
R
R
10/1/1908 (Shreveport, LA)
3/10/1975 (Los Angeles, CA)
30
SP
1
4.0
6'2"
170
R
L
8/11/1913 (Union, AL)
3/4/1991 (Chicago, IL)
22
CF
110
2
5'7"
163
B
R
9/6/1921 (Jacksonville, FL)
5/19/1972 (Chicago, IL)
35
1B
42
60
5'11"
169
B
R
5/13/1909 (Columbus, OH)
11/6/1980 (Oak Forest, IL)
25
SP
4
11.1
49
5'10"
170
R
R
6/9/1919 (Bonham, AL)
6/23/1983 (Bremen Township, IL)
41
C
85
34
5'11"
186
R
R
7/7/1902 (Mobile, AL)
8/11/2005 (Chicago, IL)
31
2B
124
5
6'1"
180
R
R
8/31/1912 (Calhoun, AL)
1/24/2002 (Elizabeth City, NC)
32
SP
42
102.2
20
6'3"
175
B
R
12/31/1911 (Blytheville, AR)
4/8/1955 (Cleveland, OH)
30
LF
24
35
5'10"
165
L
L
8/28/1913 (Magnolia, AR)
3/7/1967 (Los Angeles, CA)
28
RF
131
28
5'10"
185
L
R
8/8/1915 (Dallas County, AL)
10/1/1978 (Birmingham, AL)
33
C
2
5'11"
158
R
R
5/7/1911 (Memphis, TN)
2/9/1954 (Memphis, TN)
29
SP
9
24.2
17
6'0"
185
R
1/26/1915 (Alma, AR)
4/11/1975 (Chicago, IL)
26
RP
2
2.2
6'4"
180
R
R
5/1/1918 (Shreveport, LA)
5/4/1986 (Shreveport, LA)
23
SS
140
24
5'10"
162
L
R
10/28/1920 (Jefferson County, AL)
10/31/2010 (Portland, OR)
35
LF
38
41
5'10"
184
R
R
6/10/1909 (Dallas, TX)
2/4/1997 (Berkeley, CA)

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