1945 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1945 Birmingham Black Barons


62 - 48 - 3


47 - 33 - 2 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1946 (Team History)

Managed by:
Winfield Welch (62-48-3)

Top Hitter


Ed
Steele

Top Pitcher


Jimmie
Newberry

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
102
3rd ERA+
105
3rd
OPS
.691
2nd ERA
3.90
3rd
BA
.270
2nd BA
.253
2nd
OBP
.312
4th K/BB
1.56
2nd
SLG
.379
1st K%
10.8%
3rd
BB%
5.2%
6th BB%
7.0%
1st
K%
HR%
0.3%
1st
ISO
.109
1st WHIP
1.31
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
34
18
56
55
3
12
0
0
1
6
0
1
0
0
0
.218
.232
.273
.505
47
1B
27
25
103
91
14
34
3
2
2
15
2
9
0
0
3
.374
.430
.516
.946
176
2B
29
11
42
37
6
4
0
0
1
3
0
3
0
0
2
.108
.175
.189
.364
6
3B
26
16
69
65
13
22
4
1
0
9
2
3
0
0
1
.338
.368
.431
.798
133
SS
24
27
121
110
17
38
6
0
0
12
2
8
0
1
2
.345
.395
.400
.795
132
LF
33
26
106
98
13
26
5
2
0
11
0
4
0
1
3
.265
.301
.357
.658
92
CF
33
10
43
37
3
5
1
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
3
.135
.200
.162
.362
6
RF
29
27
114
99
17
39
5
8
2
18
2
8
0
2
5
.394
.450
.667
1.116
223
C
30
13
34
28
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
3
0
0
3
.179
.258
.286
.544
59
LF
31
13
31
30
2
11
1
2
0
7
1
1
0
0
0
.367
.387
.533
.920
167
2B
25
11
27
25
2
3
1
1
0
4
0
2
0
0
0
.120
.185
.240
.425
24
3B
32
6
24
23
4
6
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.261
.292
.261
.553
62
CF
27
5
21
21
4
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.238
.238
.381
.619
79
CF
29
6
20
18
4
5
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
.278
.278
.500
.778
124
C
39
3
11
11
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
6
2B
5
11
10
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.100
.182
.300
.482
39
CF
3
10
10
2
2
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.400
.600
73
LF
36
5
10
8
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.375
.500
.375
.875
158
1B
39
3
8
8
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.375
.750
119
1B
2
5
5
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.600
1.000
190
1B
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
17
CF
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
22
3
4
3
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.667
1.167
239
CF
25
1
4
4
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
262
LF
31
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CF
27
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
26
12
26
24
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
1
.083
.120
.125
.245
-28
SP
36
10
17
17
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.118
.118
.118
.235
-31
SP
37
9
15
15
1
4
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.267
.267
.400
.667
93
SP
33
8
14
14
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.071
.071
.071
.143
-58
SP
31
5
11
11
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.273
.273
.273
.545
60
SP
37
5
10
8
2
2
1
1
0
2
1
1
0
0
1
.250
.333
.625
.958
176
SP
26
3
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
32
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
42
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
37
300
993
911
120
246
35
23
6
101
10
52
0
4
26
1
.270
.312
.379
.691
102
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
SS
121
.373
.320
6.6%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.055
.090
29
RF
114
.480
.320
7.0%
7.0%
1.8%
0.6%
.273
.090
33
LF
106
.301
.320
3.8%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.092
.090
27
1B
103
.427
.320
8.7%
7.0%
1.9%
0.6%
.143
.090
26
3B
69
.368
.320
4.3%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.092
.090
34
C
56
.238
.320
1.8%
7.0%
1.8%
0.6%
.055
.090
33
CF
43
.172
.320
7.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.027
.090
29
2B
42
.172
.320
7.1%
7.0%
2.4%
0.6%
.081
.090
30
C
34
.239
.320
8.8%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.107
.090
31
LF
31
.421
.320
3.2%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.167
.090
25
2B
27
.202
.320
7.4%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.120
.090
26
SP
26
.117
.320
3.8%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.042
.090
32
3B
24
.269
.320
4.2%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
27
CF
21
.279
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.143
.090
29
CF
20
.313
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.222
.090
36
SP
17
.112
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
37
SP
15
.302
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.133
.090
33
SP
14
.068
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
39
C
11
.173
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
2B
11
.221
.320
9.1%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.090
31
SP
11
.259
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
37
SP
10
.377
.320
10.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.375
.090
36
LF
10
.435
.320
20.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
CF
10
.263
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.090
39
1B
8
.356
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
26
SP
7
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
1B
5
.457
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.090
1B
5
.190
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
CF
4
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
22
2B
4
.521
.320
25.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.090
25
CF
4
.571
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.250
.090
31
LF
3
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
27
CF
3
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
LF
1
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
32
SP
1
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
42
PH
1
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
2B
1
.000
.320
0.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.090
37
993
.315
.320
5.2%
7.0%
0.6%
0.6%
.109
.090
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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