1947 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Kansas City Monarchs


66 - 47 - 1


62 - 36 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Frank Duncan (66-47-1)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Ford
Smith

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
110
2nd ERA+
107
2nd
OPS
.789
2nd ERA
4.31
2nd
BA
.292
1st BA
.270
1st
OBP
.369
1st K/BB
1.43
2nd
SLG
.420
2nd K%
13.7%
1st
BB%
9.8%
2nd BB%
9.6%
4th
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.128
2nd WHIP
1.52
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
42
151
115
30
38
6
1
4
24
5
30
2
4
.330
.476
.504
.981
162
1B
35
60
246
217
54
62
14
3
5
37
15
24
2
3
.286
.362
.447
.809
115
2B
24
53
221
174
33
49
10
2
0
20
3
33
3
11
.282
.405
.362
.767
105
3B
34
61
278
255
52
85
5
7
1
32
16
16
4
3
.333
.382
.420
.801
114
SS
21
43
197
173
51
58
8
5
8
36
7
21
2
1
.335
.413
.578
.991
163
LF
33
65
260
241
42
62
10
6
2
27
12
19
0
0
.257
.312
.373
.685
82
CF
32
48
217
199
42
75
22
7
6
64
12
16
1
1
.377
.426
.648
1.074
185
RF
54
198
164
38
46
6
0
1
25
6
24
1
9
.280
.376
.335
.711
90
C
24
40
143
123
22
36
10
0
0
20
1
14
4
2
.293
.383
.374
.757
102
RF
30
41
138
116
12
26
4
0
2
15
0
20
2
0
.224
.348
.310
.658
76
SS
17
19
78
71
12
25
2
3
2
13
0
4
0
3
.352
.387
.549
.936
149
SS
19
9
30
28
2
6
0
0
0
4
0
2
0
0
.214
.267
.214
.481
29
LF
26
6
26
21
3
5
0
0
0
0
1
3
1
1
.238
.360
.238
.598
61
1B
30
3
13
12
3
3
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.417
.724
93
C
1
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
39
SP
26
25
69
63
13
18
3
2
0
13
0
2
1
3
.286
.318
.397
.715
90
SP
40
23
45
43
4
12
1
0
1
10
0
1
0
1
.279
.295
.372
.668
78
SP
28
15
44
38
8
10
0
0
1
9
0
4
0
2
.263
.333
.342
.675
80
SP
24
18
28
25
7
4
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
1
.160
.222
.200
.422
13
SP
34
11
22
17
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
2
.118
.250
.118
.368
0
SP
36
10
21
19
3
4
1
1
0
3
0
1
0
1
.211
.250
.368
.618
64
RP
35
16
15
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.154
.154
.154
.308
-18
SP
19
3
12
11
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.182
.182
.182
.364
-3
SP
22
8
12
11
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.182
.250
.182
.432
16
SP
40
7
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.111
.111
.111
.222
-41
SP
25
3
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
4
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
27
688
2487
2169
434
633
103
38
33
359
79
243
23
52
.292
.369
.420
.789
110
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
34
3B
278
.378
.355
5.8%
9.5%
0.4%
0.9%
.086
.105
33
LF
260
.324
.355
7.3%
9.5%
0.8%
0.9%
.116
.105
35
1B
246
.375
.355
9.8%
9.5%
2.0%
0.9%
.161
.105
24
2B
221
.364
.355
14.9%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.080
.105
32
CF
217
.480
.355
7.4%
9.5%
2.8%
0.9%
.271
.105
RF
198
.339
.355
12.1%
9.5%
0.5%
0.9%
.055
.105
21
SS
197
.448
.355
10.7%
9.5%
4.1%
0.9%
.243
.105
35
C
151
.455
.355
19.9%
9.5%
2.6%
0.9%
.174
.105
24
C
143
.367
.355
9.8%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.081
.105
30
RF
138
.332
.355
14.5%
9.5%
1.4%
0.9%
.086
.105
17
SS
78
.410
.355
5.1%
9.5%
2.6%
0.9%
.197
.105
26
SP
69
.321
.355
2.9%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.111
.105
40
SP
45
.305
.355
2.2%
9.5%
2.2%
0.9%
.093
.105
28
SP
44
.314
.355
9.1%
9.5%
2.3%
0.9%
.079
.105
19
SS
30
.245
.355
6.7%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
24
SP
28
.206
.355
7.1%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.040
.105
26
LF
26
.307
.355
11.5%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
34
SP
22
.195
.355
13.6%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
36
SP
21
.269
.355
4.8%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.158
.105
35
RP
15
.129
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
30
1B
13
.334
.355
7.7%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.167
.105
22
SP
12
.226
.355
8.3%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
19
SP
12
.161
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
40
SP
10
.096
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
25
SP
5
.000
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
24
SP
4
.000
.355
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
C
4
.392
.355
50.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.105
27
2487
.368
.355
9.8%
9.5%
1.3%
0.9%
.128
.105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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