1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


Negro National League II


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
HG
217
2
HG
204
3
PC
179
4
NE
165
5
BEG
156
6
NE
144
7
BEG
143
8
NE
142
9
PS
133
10
NE
132

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
HG
1.88
2
NBY
2.48
3
NE
2.51
4
BEG
2.90
5
HG
3.01
6
HG
3.12
7
PC
3.22
8
HG/SEN
3.58
9
BEG
3.67
10
HG
3.71


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
46
1764
1556
335
480
79
26
44
305
8
159
4
45
.308
.374
.478
.852
120
2
NN2
37
1410
1231
235
340
56
18
16
207
18
135
8
36
.276
.352
.390
.741
94
3
NN2
40
1516
1327
220
344
61
22
20
192
21
128
9
52
.259
.329
.384
.712
86
4
NN2
28
1011
902
136
239
35
12
16
123
10
76
3
30
.265
.324
.384
.708
85
5
NN2
65
2342
2007
346
535
80
22
38
314
13
236
12
87
.267
.347
.385
.732
84
6
NN2
30
1114
999
124
261
43
11
9
115
15
85
2
28
.261
.320
.353
.674
80
7
NN2
14
524
457
56
119
15
4
2
47
1
48
3
16
.260
.335
.324
.658
77
7
1
279
9681
8479
1452
2318
369
115
145
1303
86
867
41
294
.273
.344
.395
.739
92



Players
# Team Pos
1
HG
1B
42
178
150
41
63
11
5
9
53
1
24
0
4
.420
.500
.740
1.240
217
2
HG
C
46
199
165
53
61
11
4
13
54
2
29
1
4
.370
.467
.721
1.188
204
3
PC
2B
37
157
140
35
55
12
4
4
32
3
14
0
3
.393
.448
.621
1.069
179
4
NE
RF
28
114
97
21
34
6
3
4
19
2
13
0
4
.351
.427
.598
1.025
165
5
BEG
2B
26
117
105
24
38
7
4
2
22
3
10
1
1
.362
.422
.562
.984
156
6
NE
3B
27
113
103
24
38
9
2
1
19
0
8
0
2
.369
.414
.524
.939
144
7
BEG
1B
35
150
132
24
42
12
1
5
30
0
15
2
1
.318
.396
.538
.934
143
8
NE
SS
27
109
90
22
29
7
2
2
15
3
13
2
4
.322
.419
.511
.930
142
9
NE
1B
27
98
86
18
25
3
0
6
22
0
10
0
2
.291
.365
.535
.899
132
10
HG
CF
41
189
163
42
51
3
5
6
26
4
22
0
4
.313
.395
.503
.898
131
11
MULT
3B
31
138
123
18
43
10
1
0
21
0
13
0
2
.350
.412
.447
.859
126
12
PS
C
60
228
196
36
61
9
1
7
45
3
29
0
3
.311
.400
.474
.874
120
13
BEG
RF
33
145
130
22
39
8
2
4
31
5
10
2
3
.300
.359
.485
.844
119
14
NBY
2B
29
117
105
16
34
5
3
0
13
3
9
0
3
.324
.377
.429
.806
115
15
HG
RF
36
152
139
28
46
11
1
1
30
0
7
1
5
.331
.367
.446
.813
110
16
BEG
C
32
125
104
17
32
5
0
1
16
1
18
0
3
.308
.410
.385
.794
109
17
RF
23
87
75
13
23
3
1
0
10
0
11
0
1
.307
.395
.373
.769
107
18
PC
SS
39
163
146
23
45
7
5
0
17
2
11
0
6
.308
.357
.425
.781
105
19
PS
2B
58
209
177
32
54
5
2
5
38
0
18
0
14
.305
.369
.441
.810
104
20
PS
LF
63
264
227
50
65
10
4
6
29
4
26
2
9
.286
.365
.445
.810
103
21
LF
30
133
117
16
38
3
1
0
7
2
11
0
5
.325
.383
.368
.750
101
22
NE
LF
28
106
95
16
28
5
2
1
17
2
8
0
3
.295
.350
.421
.771
100
23
NBY
CF
30
132
120
18
37
6
2
0
5
1
9
0
3
.308
.357
.392
.748
100
24
HG
LF
43
192
172
40
51
7
5
1
24
0
16
1
3
.297
.360
.413
.773
100
25
PC
3B
34
142
118
22
30
7
3
1
14
2
16
5
3
.254
.367
.390
.757
99
26
PS
RF
65
281
243
41
74
10
5
1
28
2
29
1
8
.305
.381
.399
.780
97
27
CF
15
65
53
8
13
1
0
2
8
0
8
0
4
.245
.344
.377
.722
95
28
PC/PS
1B
50
196
167
31
49
10
2
0
21
3
23
0
6
.293
.379
.377
.756
94
29
1B
14
59
51
8
12
5
1
0
6
0
8
0
0
.235
.339
.373
.712
92
30
PS
SS
63
257
223
37
56
12
2
5
34
0
28
1
5
.251
.337
.390
.727
83
31
1B
36
143
128
12
31
7
2
2
25
2
11
1
3
.242
.307
.375
.682
80
32
BEG
CF
36
169
148
32
39
5
3
0
20
1
16
1
4
.264
.339
.338
.677
78
33
HG
2B
46
201
181
35
47
3
1
4
18
1
17
0
3
.260
.323
.354
.677
75
34
BEG
SS
36
157
138
29
35
5
2
1
22
2
13
1
5
.254
.322
.341
.663
74
35
PC
LF
37
153
130
28
29
6
2
2
18
2
16
1
6
.223
.313
.346
.659
73
36
NBY
SS
28
108
93
12
22
2
1
2
18
3
8
0
7
.237
.297
.344
.641
71
37
NBY
3B
28
112
103
13
25
3
1
1
15
1
8
0
1
.243
.297
.320
.618
65
38
PC
CF
32
144
128
23
29
5
0
2
16
6
13
0
3
.227
.298
.313
.610
61
39
PC/PS
CF
52
228
205
32
47
3
4
2
26
1
17
1
5
.229
.291
.312
.604
55
40
HG
SS
46
177
160
21
33
5
3
0
19
0
13
0
4
.206
.266
.275
.541
40
41
NE
CF
28
115
107
11
25
1
1
0
5
2
5
0
3
.234
.268
.262
.530
39
42
NE
2B
28
115
104
13
20
0
1
0
4
0
8
1
2
.192
.257
.212
.468
23
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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