1937 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Season


Negro National League II


1936 / 1938

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
HG
73
2
HG
55
3
HG
48
4
HG
41
5
WEG
38
6
HG
35
7
NE
32
8
HG/NE
31
9
NBY
30
10
HG
30

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
HG
216
2
HG/NE
178
3
PS
171
4
WEG
171
5
HG
155
6
HG
154
7
NBY
141
8
NE
141
9
HG
133
10
PS
123


Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
NBY
3B
13
2
HG
P
0.1
R
R
3
PC
29
LF
32
6'4"
198
L
L
12/23/1907 (Burnsville, AL)
7/1964 (death place unknown)
4
PC
26
LF
35
5'9"
165
R
R
9/18/1910 (Sulligent, AL)
7/24/1976 (Pittsburgh, PA)
5
NBY
23
P
37
30.1
6'2"
205
R
R
3/16/1914 (Durham, NC)
1/14/2000 (Durham, NC)
6
NBY
25
CF
138
5'8"
170
R
R
2/13/1912 (Joplin, MO)
7
PC
26
C
70
6'3"
225
B
R
8/5/1910 (Baton Rouge, LA)
2/27/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
8
PC
34
CF
39
5'11"
157
B
L
5/17/1903 (Starkville, MS)
3/7/1991 (St. Louis, MO)
9
NE
39
P
12
28.2
5'7"
170
R
R
8/31/1897 (Hallettsville, TX)
3/16/1969 (El Campo, TX)
10
HG
27
CF
259
5'9"
165
B
R
11/9/1909 (Montgomery, AL)
11/23/1974 (Detroit, MI)
11
PS
23
CF
127
5'9"
180
L
L
10/2/1913 (Pittsburgh, PA)
4/6/1999 (Philadelphia, PA)
12
PC/HG
34
2B
45
5'5"
132
R
R
8/2/1902 (Bessemer, AL)
7/25/1979 (Pittsburgh, PA)
13
PC
30
P
1
4.0
6'4"
176
B
R
1/14/1907 (Leavenworth, KS)
3/26/1990 (Whittier, CA)
14
NBY
29
RF
70
57.1
5'11"
160
L
L
10/23/1907 (Hartsville, SC)
10/1985 (Philadelphia, PA)
15
NE
20
C
38
6'1"
187
R
R
11/20/1916 (Jacksonville, FL)
9/7/1942 (Geneva, OH)
16
PS
35
C
75
5'7"
162
B
R
9/16/1901 (Birmingham, AL)
4/7/1972 (Memphis, TN)
17
HG
29
P
102
126.0
6'1"
195
B
R
2/23/1908 (McDonald Township, OH)
2/8/1965 (Dayton, OH)
18
PC
30
RF
135
5'6"
160
L
R
6/23/1907 (Salisbury, MD)
8/30/1989 (Philadelphia, PA)
19
NBY
29
3B
59
5'9"
179
R
R
9/3/1907 (Morgantown, NC)
4/29/1957 (New York, NY)
20
NE
37
C
2
5'9"
170
B
R
12/24/1899 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1962 (Los Angeles, CA)
21
PC
3B
26
22
WEG
29
P
47
53.2
6'1"
210
B
R
7/15/1907 (Canton, GA)
1/4/1991 (Philadelphia, PA)
23
PC
21
P
4
14.1
5'10"
180
R
2/14/1916 (Perry, GA)
24
WEG
15
C
20
5'9"
190
R
R
11/19/1921 (Philadelphia, PA)
6/26/1993 (Woodland Hills, CA)
25
NBY
35
2B
141
5'10"
180
R
R
3/6/1902 (Norfolk, VA)
12/3/1981 (Fort Myers, FL)
26
HG
27
2B
231
5'6"
145
R
R
2/5/1910 (Wenonah, AL)
11/18/1972 (Pittsburgh, PA)
27
PC
34
P
3
3.0
5'11"
176
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
28
PS
32
C
72
5'7"
200
R
5/5/1905 (Newport News, VA)
1/1968 (Philadelphia, PA)
29
PC
40
1B
45
5'8"
185
L
L
10/14/1896 (Indianapolis, IN)
10/5/1954 (Philadelphia, PA)
30
NBY
34
C
101
5'10"
175
R
R
1/8/1903 (Richmond, VA)
1/1971 (Newark, NJ)
31
PS
38
3B
78
5'9"
160
R
R
4/13/1899 (Fort Worth, TX)
11/17/1984 (Los Angeles, CA)
32
NBY
28
RF
15
L
R
1909 (Sparta, GA)
11/20/1938 (Winston-Salem, NC)
33
NE
27
CF
146
5'7"
150
L
R
3/25/1910 (Ardmore, MO)
3/31/1993 (Chicago, IL)
34
NE/HG
23
3B
149
5'5"
175
R
R
8/31/1913 (Richmond, VA)
2/12/1994 (Palm Bay, FL)
35
32
P
22
46.2
5'9"
168
R
R
11/19/1904 (Bartlesville, OK)
12/28/1968 (Chicago, IL)
36
NE/HG
20
P
26
34.0
5'9"
170
R
R
10/30/1916 (Alexandria, VA)
3/13/1995 (Baltimore, MD)
37
PC
22
C
4
5'8"
160
R
R
12/21/1914 (New Orleans, LA)
4/14/1977 (New Orleans, LA)
38
WEG
21
P
33
62.1
5'9"
168
R
1916 (Pasadena, CA)
39
PS
29
LF
117
5'11"
185
R
R
8/28/1907 (Kingston, GA)
1/20/1994 (Harrisburg, PA)
40
PC
34
LF
10
5'11"
185
R
R
9/15/1902 (Kingston, GA)
7/20/1944 (Detroit, MI)
41
HG
30
C
110
5'9"
160
L
R
9/24/1906 (Picayune, MS)
1/5/1991 (Lumberton, MS)
42
HG
25
P
44
80.1
5'11"
180
R
R
3/23/1912 (Lenoir, NC)
3/26/1979 (Cincinnati, OH)
43
PC
P
3
7.0
6'6"
R
R
44
PS
27
2B
143
5'10"
190
R
R
11/5/1909 (Luther, OK)
7/24/1984 (Los Angeles, CA)
45
PS
26
P
21
53.2
5'8"
141
R
1/26/1911 (Darby, PA)
11/15/1989 (Richmond, VA)
46
NBY
C
1
47
PC
38
LF
9
6'0"
160
B
R
3/30/1899 (Louisville, KY)
8/23/1986 (Los Angeles, CA)
48
NE
26
P
38
83.2
6'5"
178
R
R
12/27/1910 (Richmond, VA)
10/15/1947 (Richmond, VA)
49
22
P
11
26.1
5'10"
155
R
L
1/9/1915 (New Roads, LA)
8/6/1998 (Baker, LA)
50
HG
25
C
183
6'1"
213
R
R
12/21/1911 (Buena Vista, GA)
1/20/1947 (Pittsburgh, PA)
51
NBY
28
1B
154
6'2"
180
L
R
5/2/1909 (Junction City, KS)
3/3/1992 (Topeka, KS)
52
WEG
24
P
23
53.1
6'1"
156
R
L
2/11/1913 (Montgomery County, AL)
6/7/1948 (Baltimore, MD)
53
WEG
24
P
8
17.0
5'10"
160
R
R
10/1/1912 (Liberty, TN)
11/8/1977 (Indianapolis, IN)
54
PS
32
2B
9
5'9"
180
B
R
11/13/1904 (Wichita, KS)
4/1/1967 (Chicago, IL)
55
HG
28
3B
1
5'10"
167
R
12/25/1908 (Calhoun, AL)
56
PS
32
1B
138
5'10"
172
R
R
2/14/1905 (Washington County, TX)
8/3/1947 (Los Angeles, CA)
57
HG
32
LF
229
5'10"
168
L
R
6/10/1905 (Calhoun, AL)
2/23/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
58
PS
SS
99
R
59
PC
29
LF
63
50.0
5'8"
175
L
L
3/23/1908 (Clarksdale, MS)
3/3/1989 (Baltimore, MD)
60
NE
27
C
85
5'10"
195
L
R
4/27/1910 (Independence, MO)
11/16/1988 (Auburn Park, IL)
61
NBY
25
SS
53
5'11"
180
R
R
11/12/1911 (Shreveport, LA)
1/12/1982 (New York, NY)
62
NBY
36
P
20
45.1
5'9"
180
B
R
2/28/1901 (Alexandria, IN)
12/3/1973 (New York, NY)
63
PC
RF
4
64
WEG
26
2B
109
1.2
6'3"
192
R
R
10/20/1910 (Louisville, KY)
8/9/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
65
PC
C
4
66
HG
27
SS
183
5'10"
165
R
R
9/13/1909 (Washington, DC)
2/14/1980 (Washington, DC)
67
NBY
39
LF
143
5'7"
165
L
L
1/10/1898 (New York, NY)
12/4/1968 (Philadelphia, PA)
68
NBY
C
7
0.2
69
PS
24
1B
41
5.1
6'6"
185
L
L
5/6/1913 (Baltimore, MD)
11/19/1938 (Baltimore, MD)
70
WEG
25
LF
145
5'8"
175
L
R
2/10/1912 (Nashville, TN)
7/11/1999 (Nashville, TN)
71
NBY
27
P
23
59.2
5'11"
172
R
R
7/26/1909 (North Fork, WV)
10/21/1965 (Beckley, WV)
72
PC
24
P
2
2.2
6'3"
170
11/9/1912 (Roper, NC)
11/4/1969 (Plymouth, NC)
73
PS
P
4
8.2
74
PS
33
2B
57
5'9"
165
R
R
10/6/1903 (Stony Point, NC)
12/1979 (Philadelphia, PA)
75
HG
29
1B
199
5'10"
185
L
L
9/8/1907 (Rocky Mount, NC)
11/27/1997 (Rocky Mount, NC)
76
PC
P
14
43.2
6'0"
160
L
77
NE
38
SS
47
5'11"
180
B
R
7/10/1898 (Jacksonville, FL)
1/5/1962 (Jacksonville, FL)
78
WEG
39
C
73
6'1"
235
B
R
7/27/1897 (Caldwell County, TX)
9/22/1965 (Los Angeles, CA)
79
PC
30
P
5
14.2
5'9"
175
L
L
3/12/1907 (Moberly, MO)
2/6/1968 (St. Paul, MN)
80
PC
19
P
1
2.0
6'3"
210
R
R
4/29/1918 (Forrest City, AR)
5/5/1987 (Cairo, IL)
81
PS
37
P
24
63.1
5'11"
190
L
R
1/1/1900 (Glasgow, DE)
6/12/1982 (Philadelphia, PA)
82
NE/HG
28
P
32
76.0
6'1"
195
R
R
7/22/1908 (Mobile, AL)
4/29/1968 (Bonifay, FL)
83
PS
20
P
16
48.0
5'10"
185
L
L
5/29/1917 (Bishopville, SC)
7/4/1989 (Capitol Heights, MD)
84
NE
20
1B
54
5'11"
180
L
L
11/18/1916 (Atlanta, GA)
2/6/2016 (Atlanta, GA)
85
WEG
28
3B
126
5'11"
169
B
R
5/13/1909 (Columbus, OH)
11/6/1980 (Oak Forest, IL)
86
PC
27
P
35
77.0
5'11"
170
L
R
6/3/1910 (Shreveport, LA)
5/24/1962 (New York, NY)
87
PS
33
P
4
11.2
5'11"
188
8/29/1903 (Austin, TX)
11/5/1988 (Galveston, TX)
88
NE
P
6
14.2
89
PS
34
RF
114
5'11"
175
L
R
4/22/1903 (Glasgow, KY)
12/1/1984 (Pittsburgh, PA)
90
HG
25
P
46
60.0
6'1"
235
R
R
2/12/1912 (Alexandria, LA)
10/14/1964 (Alexandria, LA)
91
PS
33
LF
14
5'11"
170
R
R
11/23/1903 (Port Allen, LA)
2/22/1954 (Philadelphia, PA)
92
PC
25
3B
45
5'11"
185
B
R
12/19/1911 (East Chicago, IN)
5/16/1984 (Houston, TX)
93
NE
19
LF
93
6'2"
214
R
R
5/23/1918 (La Grange, GA)
12/7/1980 (East Orange, NJ)
94
HG
35
3B
233
5'11"
162
R
R
95
PC
31
C
5
5'10"
176
R
R
6/26/1906 (Dawson, GA)
1/24/1958 (Birmingham, AL)
96
NBY
2B
3
97
WEG
26
P
25
59.2
6'3"
190
R
R
3/7/1911 (Little Rock, AR)
7/1/2010 (Los Angeles, CA)
98
NBY
26
C
31
5'11"
180
R
R
7/12/1910 (Livingston, AL)
11/1986 (New York, NY)
99
NBY
45
P
4
9.0
5'8"
165
R
R
6/15/1892 (Arkadelphia, AR)
5/1963 (New York, NY)
100
PS
29
P
9
21.0
R
1908 (birthplace unknown)
101
PC
25
C
68
5'11"
169
R
R
2/11/1912 (Portsmouth, VA)
8/14/1970 (Portsmouth, VA)
102
NE
32
2B
121
5'7"
162
R
R
11/30/1904 (West New York, NJ)
4/6/1981 (Jersey City, NJ)
103
PC
24
P
51
63.2
5'11"
170
B
R
5/19/1913 (Wabbesika, AR)
11/3/1981 (Compton, CA)
104
WEG
31
3B
93
4.1
5'10"
155
R
R
10/23/1905 (Oxford, AL)
3/16/1974 (Louisville, KY)
105
PC
27
3B
123
6'0"
179
R
R
11/16/1909 (Arkadelphia, AR)
6/1980 (Philadelphia, PA)
106
NBY
32
P
18
42.2
6'0"
212
L
L
5/9/1905 (Kent County, MD)
1/1/1959 (New York, NY)
107
PC
31
1B
32
6'2"
217
R
R
4/23/1906 (Springfield, MO)
108
NBY
37
SS
97
0.1
5'6"
135
R
R
2/5/1981 (York, PA)
109
NE
27
RF
129
6'0"
195
L
R
8/21/1909 (Black Cat, DE)
3/20/1983 (Bronx, NY)
110
PC/HG
34
P
12
23.2
5'11"
176
L
R
8/4/1902 (Jackson, KY)
11/12/1986 (Middletown, OH)
111
NE
36
1B
121
6'1"
200
R
R
3/31/1901 (Blocton, AL)
7/9/1966 (Newark, NJ)
112
NBY
40
CF
147
5'9"
186
R
R
11/25/1896 (Greenup, KY)
12/3/1990 (Charleston, WV)
113
PS
29
P
27
66.2
6'2"
158
R
R
5/27/1908 (Sulligent, AL)
1/29/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
114
22
P
6
13.2
6'4"
179
R
10/20/1914 (Bastrop County, TX)
115
HG
26
P
33
74.1
5'11"
215
B
L
9/15/1910 (Catskill, NY)
2/19/1997 (Catskill, NY)
116
HG
22
P
16
39.0
6'0"
180
R
R
2/15/1915 (Waco, TX)
8/19/1967 (Waco, TX)
117
WEG
32
SS
144
5'11"
190
R
R
9/10/1904 (Austin, TX)
118
PC
21
1B
112
6'2"
185
L
R
1/9/1916 (Montgomery, AL)
7/22/1984 (Detroit, MI)
119
HG/NE
32
SS
136
5'9"
170
R
R
8/10/1904 (Shawnee, OK)
1/22/1989 (Austin, TX)
120
HG
23
P
19
39.0
6'0"
200
B
L
12/6/1913 (Atlanta, GA)
2/3/1998 (Decatur, GA)
121
WEG
25
1B
150
6'0"
218
B
R
8/9/1911 (Mobile, AL)
6/1970 (Philadelphia, PA)
122
PC
31
SS
150
5'9"
180
R
R
5/25/1906 (Beaumont, TX)
12/25/1952 (Lake Charles, LA)
123
PC
32
2B
19
5'11"
180
R
R
6/5/1905 (Sparks, GA)
5/1964 (death place unknown)
124
HG
31
RF
208
6'1"
198
R
R
1/16/1906 (Benton, AL)
125
WEG
33
C
44
6'2"
185
R
R
2/29/1904 (Atlanta, GA)
9/2/1968 (Atlanta, GA)
126
NBY
29
P
23
43.2
5'11"
190
R
11/10/1907 (Middletown, OH)
127
WEG
P
10
29.1
L
128
WEG
P
3
5.1
R
129
PC
21
LF
146
6'1"
155
B
R
9/15/1915 (Yazoo City, MS)
12/23/1986 (St. Louis, MO)
130
PC
24
CF
96
5'4"
158
B
R
1/10/1913 (Yazoo City, MS)
2/26/1991 (death place unknown)
131
PS
41
1B
88
5'8"
190
L
R
2/28/1896 (Remington, VA)
6/24/1963 (Washington, DC)
132
NE
20
P
11
32.0
5'11"
175
R
R
11/28/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
5/4/1990 (Jackson, MS)
133
WEG
23
CF
154
6'4"
220
B
R
6/6/1914 (Milan, TN)
134
WEG
27
RF
142
5'9"
197
R
R
9/17/1909 (Milford, TX)
4/12/1976 (Philadelphia, PA)
135
PS
31
P
8
22.2
6'2"
210
R
R
5/30/1906 (Smithfield, NC)
11/26/1975 (Baltimore, MD)
136
PC
34
C
11
6'1"
210
L
R
9/6/1902 (Wetumpka, AL)
12/27/1964 (Seattle, WA)

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James