1929 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Season


1928 / 1930

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


John
Williams

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
NLG
.595
2
BBS
.513
3
BBS
.491
4
HG/NLG
.490
5
DS
.488
6
HG/NLG
.486
7
CAG/SLS
.474
8
HG/HIL
.461
9
HIL
.458
10
CSE
.452

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
KCM
1.93
2
CAG
1.98
3
HG/CAG
2.02
4
CAG
2.52
5
HIL
2.63
6
HIL
2.71
7
CSW
2.99
8
KCM
3.08
9
SLS
3.21
10
HG
3.26


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
NNL
815.2
1.41
8.9%
7.9%
1.13
2
ANL
706.2
1.49
9.9%
7.9%
1.26
1.5%
3
699.0
1.37
9.4%
8.5%
1.11
1.0%
4
NNL
672.0
1.44
12.8%
6.1%
2.08
5
ANL
672.0
1.46
8.7%
9.7%
0.90
1.1%
6
NNL
643.2
1.23
12.3%
7.3%
1.69
7
NNL
628.2
1.46
10.3%
5.6%
1.84
8
NNL
594.0
1.53
7.9%
9.4%
0.84
9
ANL
567.0
1.84
7.4%
10.4%
0.71
1.2%
10
ANL
567.0
1.62
8.6%
9.6%
0.90
1.6%
11
ANL
564.0
1.47
11.3%
7.9%
1.43
0.9%
12
ANL
483.0
1.81
8.2%
9.0%
0.91
1.5%
13
NNL
363.1
1.45
10.4%
8.3%
1.25
14
IND
178.0
1.77
9.3%
8.3%
1.11
15
IND
50.0
1.26
11.3%
6.6%
1.71
0.0%
16
NvM
42.0
1.52
14.5%
7.0%
2.08
0.5%
17
IND
28.0
1.07
11.3%
2.8%
4.00
2.8%
18
IND
12.0
2.00
11.6%
18.8%
0.62
2.9%
19
IND
9.0
0.89
8.8%
5.9%
1.50
19
4
8295.2
1.50
9.7%
8.2%
1.18
1.3%



Players
# Team Role
1
BBS
SP
213.0
1.37
10.5%
9.6%
1.09
0.6%
2
SLS
SP
202.0
1.23
7.5%
6.0%
1.26
3
NLG
SP
188.0
1.48
7.9%
9.5%
0.83
1.7%
4
BBB
RP
185.2
1.24
24.3%
5.5%
4.40
5
HG
SP
165.2
1.48
10.7%
7.3%
1.45
1.2%
6
SLS
SP
160.0
1.45
7.9%
10.1%
0.79
7
KCM
RP
158.2
1.08
14.0%
5.9%
2.37
8
HIL
SP
155.2
1.65
9.5%
9.0%
1.06
2.0%
9
RP
155.0
1.28
8.0%
6.1%
1.30
0.0%
10
AC
SP
154.1
1.53
8.7%
8.9%
0.97
1.0%
11
SLS
SP
152.1
1.52
12.5%
8.7%
1.44
12
KCM
SP
151.0
1.38
15.9%
9.8%
1.63
13
KCM
SP
149.0
0.96
11.0%
6.7%
1.64
14
RP
148.2
1.45
8.3%
7.2%
1.15
0.0%
15
BBB
SP
147.2
1.71
6.3%
6.6%
0.96
16
CAG
SP
142.2
1.23
15.2%
8.0%
1.90
0.0%
17
BBB
SP
139.2
1.15
14.8%
2.8%
5.25
18
DS
RP
139.0
1.45
5.3%
5.9%
0.89
19
MRS
SP
133.2
1.41
8.1%
5.3%
1.52
20
MRS
SP
132.1
1.23
9.8%
3.6%
2.70
21
BBB
SP
131.2
1.47
5.0%
6.9%
0.73
22
HG
SP
129.2
1.25
15.8%
5.2%
3.04
1.3%
23
DS
RP
127.1
1.46
8.5%
10.6%
0.80
24
SP
126.2
1.40
7.4%
7.6%
0.98
1.3%
25
KCM
RP
125.2
1.33
8.4%
4.7%
1.80
26
DS
RP
125.2
1.50
7.4%
8.6%
0.85
27
CSW
SP
124.0
1.28
18.2%
8.8%
2.07
28
NLG
SP
123.2
1.49
12.1%
6.4%
1.89
2.5%
29
BBS
RP
121.2
1.50
7.5%
10.3%
0.73
1.1%
30
HIL
RP
120.1
1.35
12.3%
6.1%
2.00
1.5%
31
CSE
SP
118.0
1.71
7.5%
10.3%
0.73
1.7%
32
AC
RP
115.2
1.71
7.5%
9.5%
0.79
0.7%
33
HIL
SP
113.2
1.50
8.4%
7.6%
1.11
1.2%
34
HIL
RP
109.2
1.30
9.5%
7.8%
1.22
0.8%
35
CAG
SP
109.1
1.07
5.2%
6.6%
0.79
36
DS
SP
102.1
1.34
11.5%
10.1%
1.14
37
RP
101.1
1.80
10.0%
9.8%
1.02
2.1%
38
HG
SP
99.2
1.45
9.0%
9.2%
0.98
0.5%
39
SP
96.1
1.54
11.6%
7.6%
1.53
0.5%
40
CSE
RP
93.1
1.67
7.5%
7.0%
1.07
1.4%
41
DS
SP
90.2
1.79
8.4%
12.9%
0.65
42
CAG
SP
88.2
1.74
9.0%
11.7%
0.77
43
MRS
SP
84.2
1.76
7.8%
5.8%
1.35
44
MULT
RP
82.0
1.61
8.0%
11.3%
0.70
1.0%
45
BBS
RP
77.0
1.57
7.7%
11.1%
0.69
1.4%
46
CSW
SP
75.1
1.19
8.1%
7.4%
1.09
47
NEG
SP
74.0
1.49
12.8%
4.9%
2.63
48
CSW
SP
71.1
1.54
6.9%
7.9%
0.88
49
MRS
SP
70.1
1.39
11.6%
3.3%
3.50
50
CSE
SP
69.0
1.80
10.0%
8.2%
1.22
0.9%
51
SLS
SP
67.1
1.43
9.2%
6.5%
1.42
52
BBB
RP
63.2
1.87
9.1%
10.1%
0.90
53
CSE
RP
63.1
1.96
10.4%
10.4%
1.00
1.6%
54
SP
62.1
0.93
10.0%
5.0%
2.00
1.4%
55
RP
59.0
1.66
12.9%
8.1%
1.59
56
RP
58.1
2.04
6.6%
10.7%
0.61
0.7%
57
KCM
SP
56.1
1.72
9.8%
11.7%
0.84
58
CSW
RP
55.2
1.76
4.6%
6.5%
0.71
59
AC
SP
53.0
2.06
5.2%
11.1%
0.47
1.1%
60
HIL
RP
51.1
1.07
14.0%
5.8%
2.42
1.0%
61
CAG
RP
51.1
1.60
10.6%
8.9%
1.19
62
HIL
SP
51.0
2.14
6.8%
10.6%
0.64
2.7%
63
RP
48.2
1.15
14.0%
4.0%
3.50
64
AC
RP
48.1
1.72
5.5%
5.5%
1.00
2.3%
65
AC
RP
48.0
2.31
5.4%
16.2%
0.33
1.2%
66
AC
RP
47.0
1.96
8.3%
11.7%
0.70
1.3%
67
NEG
SP
45.0
1.67
10.7%
10.2%
1.05
68
NLG
SP
44.2
1.54
8.1%
10.4%
0.77
0.5%
69
NLG
SP
43.2
2.13
5.8%
11.6%
0.50
0.9%
70
CSE
SP
43.1
1.94
7.2%
7.7%
0.94
1.9%
71
BBS
RP
41.2
1.44
8.2%
8.7%
0.94
1.1%
72
CAG
RP
39.1
1.83
5.3%
16.5%
0.32
73
HIL
SP
38.0
1.71
7.9%
7.9%
1.00
2.3%
74
SLS
RP
37.1
2.17
3.2%
10.0%
0.32
75
SP
36.0
1.53
10.5%
6.8%
1.55
0.6%
76
AC
RP
35.2
2.21
6.5%
15.1%
0.43
0.5%
77
MRS
SP
34.2
1.62
13.3%
9.5%
1.40
78
SLS
SP
34.1
1.66
15.8%
11.4%
1.39
79
NLG
SP
34.1
1.83
6.5%
6.5%
1.00
1.8%
80
CSE
RP
33.0
1.85
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
2.5%
81
RP
32.0
1.25
9.6%
8.9%
1.08
0.0%
82
HG
SP
29.0
1.41
9.9%
6.9%
1.44
0.0%
83
CSW
RP
27.2
1.88
5.3%
10.5%
0.50
84
BBS
SP
27.2
1.66
6.7%
16.3%
0.41
1.5%
85
MRS
SP
25.1
1.93
11.3%
12.9%
0.88
86
HG
SP
24.1
1.48
6.5%
9.3%
0.70
0.0%
87
AC
SP
22.1
2.33
7.4%
10.7%
0.69
1.7%
88
MRS
RP
21.2
1.85
3.8%
5.7%
0.67
89
BBS
SP
21.0
1.38
6.3%
8.3%
0.75
2.1%
90
NEG
RP
20.0
2.00
4.1%
9.2%
0.44
91
SC2
SP
19.0
0.79
13.0%
2.9%
4.50
2.9%
92
AC
RP
17.2
2.21
10.3%
8.2%
1.25
3.1%
93
NLG
RP
17.0
1.53
11.7%
19.5%
0.60
1.3%
94
ALS
SP
17.0
1.53
18.4%
7.9%
2.33
0.0%
95
MRS
SP
16.1
1.22
20.6%
10.3%
2.00
96
HG
RP
15.1
1.76
6.1%
9.8%
0.63
2.4%
97
CAG
SP
14.2
1.43
4.6%
7.7%
0.60
98
MRS
SP
14.0
1.36
1.7%
3.3%
0.50
99
AC
RP
14.0
1.14
16.7%
5.6%
3.00
0.0%
100
CAG
RP
13.1
1.65
9.7%
9.7%
1.00
2.7%
101
MRS
RP
13.0
1.69
9.8%
8.2%
1.20
102
CSE
RP
10.0
1.40
14.3%
9.5%
1.50
0.0%
103
SLS
RP
10.0
1.10
2.5%
7.5%
0.33
104
NEG
RP
9.2
1.86
10.4%
12.5%
0.83
105
SC2
SP
9.0
1.67
8.1%
2.7%
3.00
2.7%
106
BRG
SP
9.0
0.56
18.8%
6.3%
3.00
0.0%
107
ALS
SP
9.0
0.78
17.6%
11.8%
1.50
0.0%
108
RP
8.2
2.88
2.0%
6.0%
0.33
0.0%
109
ALS
SP
8.0
1.88
2.7%
5.4%
0.50
0.0%
110
ALS
SP
8.0
2.00
15.4%
2.6%
6.00
2.6%
111
NEG
RP
7.2
2.48
0.0%
9.8%
0.00
112
CSW
RP
7.1
1.77
11.8%
14.7%
0.80
113
SLS
SP
7.0
1.43
20.0%
10.0%
2.00
114
DMS
RP
6.2
1.50
16.7%
10.0%
1.67
0.0%
115
MRS
RP
6.0
1.83
7.1%
7.1%
1.00
116
HG
RP
6.0
2.50
15.6%
28.1%
0.56
3.1%
117
HG
RP
5.1
1.88
4.0%
8.0%
0.50
4.0%
118
BBS
SP
5.0
0.60
6.7%
6.7%
1.00
0.0%
119
AC
RP
4.0
2.00
5.6%
5.6%
1.00
0.0%
120
BRG
SP
4.0
1.25
0.0%
11.8%
0.00
0.0%
121
CAG
RP
3.2
0.82
46.7%
0.0%
0.0%
122
HG
RP
3.2
4.09
7.1%
25.0%
0.29
0.0%
123
BBB
RP
3.2
2.73
9.5%
23.8%
0.40
124
KCM
RP
3.0
0.60
25.0%
0.0%
125
DS
SP
2.1
4.71
5.6%
27.8%
0.20
126
SLS
RP
2.0
1.50
0.0%
11.1%
0.00
127
CSW
RP
2.0
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
128
NEG
RP
2.0
2.50
0.0%
0.0%
129
AC
SP
2.0
2.50
9.1%
9.1%
1.00
9.1%
130
HIL
SP
1.2
5.40
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
0.0%
131
NLG
RP
1.2
0.60
14.3%
0.0%
0.0%
132
NLG
RP
1.2
2.40
0.0%
22.2%
0.00
0.0%
133
DMS
SP
1.1
6.75
7.1%
35.7%
0.20
7.1%
134
MRS
RP
1.0
3.00
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
135
NEG
RP
1.0
1.50
0.0%
0.0%
136
NEG
SP
0.2
10.50
0.0%
22.2%
0.00
137
AC
RP
0.2
6.00
0.0%
50.0%
0.00
0.0%
138
CSW
SP
0.0
0.00
0.0%
100.0%
0.00
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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