1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


1936 / 1938



Ferdinand Morton (Commissioner)
Gus Greenlee (President)
Tom Wilson (Vice President)
Bill Nunn (Secretary)
Abe Manley (Treasurer)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
HG
1.474
2
HG/EAS
1.207
3
weg/NAS
1.149
4
HG
1.111
5
MULT
1.087
6
BBB/SAS
1.052
7
NBY/EAS
1.051
8
KCM/WES
1.049
9
BBB
1.045
10
MRS/IA
1.030


Standings
Glossary

Negro National League II


Negro National Association of Professional Baseball Clubs

vs NN2 vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
45
18
1
.714
-
60
19
1
.759
8.3
4.8
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
2
36
22
2
.621
6.5
36
22
2
.621
6.4
5.4
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ), Hinchliffe Stadium (Paterson, NJ)
3
27
31
1
.466
15.5
30
32
1
.484
5.2
5.9
44th & Parkside (Philadelphia, PA)
4
21
30
2
.412
18.0
23
32
2
.418
4.9
5.9
Dyckman Oval (New York, NY), Dexter Park (Queens, NY) (Paterson, NJ)
5
23
34
3
.404
19.0
23
37
4
.383
5.3
5.6
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Oriole Park (Baltimore, MD) (Nashville, TN)
6
19
36
1
.345
22.0
22
39
1
.361
5.2
7.3
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

Negro American League

vs NAL vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
52
19
1
.732
-
54
22
1
.711
6.5
3.5
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
2
34
19
1
.642
9.0
44
26
2
.629
5.1
3.8
Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
3
36
24
1
.600
10.5
39
38
1
.506
5.3
5.3
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
4
17
21
1
.447
18.5
17
21
1
.447
6.6
6.8
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
5
17
24
0
.415
20.0
19
26
0
.422
6.8
6.6
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
6
15
24
0
.385
21.0
15
25
0
.375
5.1
7.2
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
7
15
29
0
.341
23.5
15
31
0
.326
4.3
6.2
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
8
5
31
0
.139
29.5
6
33
0
.154
5.0
10.0
Metropolitan Park (St. Louis, MO)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

NAL Championship Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
1
1
.800
-
4.7
3.2
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
2
1
4
1
.200
3.0
3.2
4.7
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)


Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
2
0
1
1.000
-
7.0
6.3
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
2
4
2
0
.667
-
4.3
2.7
No Home Ballpark
3
10
8
0
.556
-
3.9
4.8
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
4
2
3
0
.400
1.5
2.4
4.0
No Home Ballpark
4
4
6
0
.400
2.0
2.9
3.4
Durkee Field (Jacksonville, FL)
6
1
4
1
.200
2.5
4.7
7.5
No Home Ballpark


East-West All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
0
0
1.000
-
7.0
2.0
No Home Ballpark
2
0
1
0
.000
1.0
2.0
7.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


North-South All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
1
0
0
1.000
-
13.0
5.0
No Home Ballpark
2
0
1
0
.000
1.0
5.0
13.0
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)


Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
3
1
0
.750
-
4.3
5.3
No Home Ballpark
2
1
3
0
.250
2.0
5.3
4.3
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)



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