1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro National League II


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
HG
.974
2
HG
.729
3
WEG
.728
4
NE
.607
5
HG/NE
.558
6
HG
.545
7
HG
.540
8
WEG
.526
9
WEG
.518
10
HG/NE
.515

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
HG
1.08
2
PS
1.13
3
HG
1.15
4
HG
1.16
5
HG/NE
1.21
6
NE
1.22
7
PS
1.26
8
HG
1.26
9
PC
1.33
10
PS
1.34


Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
40
11
.784
90
52
27
3
9
460.1
250
200
431
19
167
257
4
12
1981
3.91
128
2
NN2
19
12
.613
44
32
21
2
1
274.0
171
143
301
20
91
134
2
1
1217
4.70
113
3
NN2
16
20
.444
64
37
18
2
1
301.0
191
164
342
29
86
142
1
5
1310
4.90
105
4
NN2
15
20
.429
57
37
21
0
1
297.1
194
164
331
14
118
152
5
4
1334
4.96
105
5
NN2
14
20
.412
60
35
18
1
1
291.0
220
180
372
21
107
151
0
0
2
1352
5.57
89
6
NN2
13
25
.342
65
39
20
1
1
333.1
278
235
409
27
121
152
5
0
7
1517
6.35
83
6
1
117
108
.520
380
232
125
9
14
1957.0
1304
1086
2186
130
690
988
17
0
31
8711
4.99
103



Players
# Team Role
1
HG/NE
SP
6
3
.667
10
9
8
1
0
76.0
31
25
67
5
25
41
1
3
331
2.96
178
2
PS
RP
3
2
.600
11
5
3
1
0
48.0
22
16
45
3
9
31
0
0
196
3.00
171
3
WEG
RP
4
2
.667
10
5
5
0
0
53.1
24
18
55
1
20
26
0
1
237
3.04
171
4
HG
RP
11
3
.786
21
12
12
0
4
126.0
54
45
109
4
37
74
0
4
534
3.21
155
5
HG
RP
6
4
.600
16
8
3
1
1
80.1
35
29
65
3
27
33
0
1
335
3.25
154
6
NBY
RP
2
3
.400
10
5
2
0
0
43.2
25
17
44
2
20
20
0
0
0
199
3.50
141
7
HG
RP
7
1
.875
16
9
5
0
2
74.1
44
31
59
1
35
34
1
0
317
3.75
133
8
PS
SP
5
4
.556
10
8
5
1
0
66.2
34
31
71
9
13
27
0
1
280
4.19
123
9
NBY
SP
2
3
.400
7
6
4
0
0
45.1
25
22
56
4
16
20
0
0
0
205
4.37
113
10
WEG
SP
3
3
.500
9
8
4
0
0
62.1
41
32
70
1
29
22
5
2
290
4.62
112
11
PC
SP
4
4
.500
13
9
6
1
0
77.0
45
40
86
2
24
54
3
0
1
334
4.68
112
12
WEG
SP
1
6
.143
10
8
5
0
0
59.2
37
31
65
6
17
37
0
0
253
4.68
111
13
PS
RP
4
5
.444
12
5
3
0
0
53.2
31
28
63
3
11
32
1
1
227
4.70
110
14
NBY
RP
3
4
.429
11
7
5
0
0
57.1
35
29
59
2
19
36
0
0
0
253
4.55
109
15
NE
SP
2
1
.667
6
4
2
0
0
32.0
23
19
40
3
9
19
0
0
141
5.34
99
16
NE
SP
5
4
.556
12
12
7
0
0
83.2
60
50
100
7
28
36
2
1
376
5.38
98
17
PC
RP
1
2
.333
9
1
0
0
0
43.2
31
26
48
3
10
7
0
0
0
184
5.36
98
18
WEG
SP
4
3
.571
9
7
4
0
0
53.2
37
32
61
2
16
28
0
0
237
5.37
97
19
PS
SP
3
3
.500
11
11
4
0
0
63.1
43
38
72
7
13
24
0
1
272
5.40
95
20
PC
RP
1
4
.200
9
3
2
0
0
50.0
37
31
53
7
25
20
0
0
2
228
5.58
94
21
HG
SP
7
1
.875
11
9
3
1
0
60.0
43
37
70
3
24
41
0
3
273
5.55
90
22
SP
2
4
.333
8
6
5
0
0
46.2
37
31
56
3
9
22
0
0
2
209
5.98
87
23
PC
SP
5
5
.500
12
10
5
0
0
63.2
57
44
83
7
26
29
2
0
1
300
6.22
84
24
NBY
RP
2
3
.400
11
4
2
0
0
59.2
50
41
71
7
27
25
0
0
1
281
6.18
80
25
NBY
SP
2
4
.333
10
7
2
1
1
42.2
43
36
68
2
9
27
0
0
0
205
7.59
65
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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