1946 Birmingham Black Barons - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1946 Birmingham Black Barons


51 - 38 - 3


46 - 37 - 2 in the Negro American League

1923 / 1947 (Team History)

Managed by:
Tommy Sampson (51-38-3)

Top Hitter


Piper
Davis

Top Pitcher


Jehosie
Heard

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
94
3rd ERA+
95
4th
OPS
.661
3rd ERA
4.23
4th
BA
.262
3rd BA
.280
4th
OBP
.339
2nd K/BB
2.64
1st
SLG
.323
3rd K%
15.8%
2nd
BB%
7.9%
3rd BB%
6.0%
1st
K%
HR%
0.5%
4th
ISO
.061
4th WHIP
1.40
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
9
37
35
2
8
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
0
0
.229
.270
.229
.499
46
1B
28
8
33
31
4
12
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
0
2
.387
.387
.484
.871
154
2B
28
10
45
36
7
10
2
2
0
0
1
8
0
0
1
.278
.409
.444
.854
149
3B
27
10
46
43
6
10
1
1
0
5
2
1
0
1
1
.233
.267
.302
.569
66
SS
25
10
47
40
7
13
0
0
0
0
3
7
0
0
0
.325
.426
.325
.751
120
LF
7
20
18
3
3
0
0
0
1
1
2
0
0
0
.167
.250
.167
.417
22
CF
30
5
16
16
3
6
1
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.625
1.000
191
RF
30
9
40
27
8
7
1
1
0
4
3
7
1
5
1
.259
.487
.370
.858
151
LF
25
5
15
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.154
.267
.154
.421
23
LF
29
4
15
15
0
4
1
0
0
4
1
0
0
0
0
.267
.267
.333
.600
75
CF
3
13
13
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.231
.231
.231
.462
35
LF
34
2
9
7
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
1
.286
.375
.286
.661
93
1B
33
3
8
5
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
0
.200
.500
.200
.700
106
CF
23
1
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.400
.250
.650
90
C
31
1
4
4
1
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
SP
27
3
9
9
1
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
62
SP
26
2
9
8
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
.500
.500
.500
1.000
192
SP
27
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-35
SP
32
3
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-3
RP
31
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
29
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
22
103
391
344
46
90
8
5
1
31
12
31
1
9
7
.262
.339
.323
.661
94
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
SS
47
.384
.331
14.9%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
27
3B
46
.271
.331
2.2%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.070
.079
28
2B
45
.404
.331
17.8%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.167
.079
30
RF
40
.415
.331
17.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.079
35
C
37
.252
.331
5.4%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
28
1B
33
.389
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.097
.079
LF
20
.223
.331
10.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
30
CF
16
.464
.331
0.0%
8.1%
6.3%
0.5%
.250
.079
29
LF
15
.286
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.067
.079
25
LF
15
.235
.331
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
CF
13
.225
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
26
SP
9
.433
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
34
LF
9
.302
.331
11.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
27
SP
9
.108
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
27
SP
9
.260
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.079
33
1B
8
.419
.331
12.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
32
SP
6
.162
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
23
CF
5
.349
.331
20.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
31
RP
4
.000
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
31
C
4
.000
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
LF
1
.000
.331
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.079
29
RP
.000
.331
8.1%
0.5%
.079
22
391
.322
.331
7.9%
8.1%
0.3%
0.5%
.061
.079
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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