1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


Negro National League II


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
HG
.740
2
HG
.721
3
PC
.621
4
NE
.598
5
BEG
.562
6
HG
.549
7
PS
.548
8
BEG
.538
9
NE
.535
10
NE
.524


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
544.0
1.48
10.7%
9.1%
1.18
1.9%
2
NN2
390.1
1.22
12.1%
8.4%
1.44
0.6%
3
NN2
328.0
1.49
12.4%
9.2%
1.35
1.7%
4
NN2
313.1
1.34
10.8%
7.3%
1.47
1.0%
5
NN2
243.2
1.64
11.5%
7.7%
1.50
1.5%
6
NN2
233.2
1.40
10.1%
9.7%
1.04
1.6%
7
NN2
115.0
2.03
8.7%
11.9%
0.73
1.5%
7
1
2168.0
1.45
11.1%
8.8%
1.26
1.4%



Players
# Team Role
1
HG
RP
129.0
1.02
13.7%
5.1%
2.69
0.6%
2
PS
SP
116.0
1.26
12.5%
8.6%
1.45
0.8%
3
PS
RP
109.1
1.56
11.0%
9.4%
1.17
2.6%
4
PS
SP
97.2
1.42
8.7%
7.6%
1.15
2.1%
5
NBY
RP
85.0
1.35
13.8%
5.3%
2.60
1.1%
6
BEG
SP
83.1
1.27
8.5%
5.9%
1.43
0.8%
7
BEG
SP
82.0
1.20
10.4%
4.9%
2.12
1.2%
8
PC
SP
75.0
1.27
16.3%
9.6%
1.70
1.0%
9
HG
SP
74.2
1.25
13.5%
7.1%
1.91
0.0%
10
PC
SP
72.2
1.20
18.2%
9.9%
1.83
1.0%
11
SP
72.0
1.57
10.2%
8.3%
1.22
2.2%
12
HG
SP
70.1
1.25
13.9%
9.8%
1.41
1.4%
13
SP
60.1
1.36
11.3%
8.3%
1.36
1.5%
14
BEG
SP
59.0
1.25
13.4%
7.3%
1.83
0.4%
15
PC
RP
56.0
1.32
11.7%
8.4%
1.40
0.8%
16
NE
SP
55.0
1.62
9.4%
7.8%
1.20
2.3%
17
NBY
SP
54.1
1.25
14.5%
5.3%
2.75
0.4%
18
NE/PS
RP
54.0
1.17
11.9%
9.7%
1.23
0.9%
19
PS
RP
51.2
1.41
7.5%
9.6%
0.77
0.9%
20
PC
RP
47.0
1.66
10.1%
7.9%
1.28
1.8%
21
PS
RP
47.0
1.79
13.3%
11.1%
1.20
2.7%
22
PC
RP
43.1
1.82
8.7%
6.7%
1.29
3.4%
23
PS
RP
41.0
1.61
11.0%
8.4%
1.31
2.1%
24
NE
RP
35.1
1.36
11.4%
14.1%
0.81
0.7%
25
HG
SP
33.0
1.33
2.8%
9.9%
0.29
0.7%
26
BEG
RP
30.2
1.50
11.6%
10.9%
1.07
1.4%
27
NE
RP
28.2
1.19
10.9%
11.8%
0.93
0.0%
28
NBY
SP
28.2
1.99
10.7%
10.7%
1.00
2.0%
29
HG
SP
26.0
1.58
7.3%
12.8%
0.57
0.0%
30
BEG
SP
21.2
1.66
14.4%
11.5%
1.25
1.9%
31
SEN
RP
20.1
1.77
9.2%
12.2%
0.75
0.0%
32
SEN
SP
17.0
2.29
8.6%
9.7%
0.89
1.1%
33
BEG
RP
16.1
1.71
13.7%
9.6%
1.43
1.4%
34
HG
SP
16.0
1.63
14.9%
20.3%
0.73
0.0%
35
NBY
RP
15.2
1.79
6.8%
10.8%
0.63
2.7%
36
PC
RP
15.0
2.07
5.3%
14.7%
0.36
1.3%
37
HG
RP
14.2
1.91
7.9%
14.5%
0.55
0.0%
38
RP
14.1
2.44
10.1%
10.1%
1.00
1.3%
39
BEG
RP
13.2
1.98
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
1.5%
40
SEN
SP
13.1
2.03
11.4%
20.0%
0.57
1.4%
41
PS
RP
12.2
1.34
12.7%
7.3%
1.75
3.6%
42
MULT
RP
11.2
3.51
5.0%
11.3%
0.44
5.0%
43
NBY
RP
11.1
1.76
5.6%
5.6%
1.00
3.7%
44
NBY
RP
11.1
3.00
10.4%
14.9%
0.70
1.5%
45
PC/PS
RP
11.0
1.82
1.9%
13.5%
0.14
5.8%
46
NBY
RP
10.2
2.16
7.3%
12.7%
0.57
1.8%
47
NE
SP
9.2
0.83
8.1%
5.4%
1.50
5.4%
48
NE
SP
9.0
1.11
13.5%
8.1%
1.67
0.0%
49
NE
SP
9.0
1.22
8.1%
10.8%
0.75
0.0%
50
PS
SP
8.0
1.63
5.7%
2.9%
2.00
5.7%
51
SEN
SP
7.1
1.50
2.9%
8.8%
0.33
0.0%
52
RP
6.2
1.65
0.0%
10.0%
0.00
0.0%
53
NE
RP
6.1
0.79
16.0%
12.0%
1.33
0.0%
54
PS
SP
5.1
2.25
3.3%
13.3%
0.25
0.0%
55
NBY
SP
5.0
1.60
8.7%
17.4%
0.50
0.0%
56
PS
SP
4.0
2.00
4.3%
8.7%
0.50
4.3%
57
BEG
RP
4.0
0.75
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
58
NBY
RP
3.2
0.55
7.7%
0.0%
0.0%
59
PC
SP
3.1
1.80
12.5%
18.8%
0.67
0.0%
60
NBY
SP
3.0
2.00
6.3%
6.3%
1.00
0.0%
61
SEN
RP
3.0
4.67
4.2%
16.7%
0.25
12.5%
62
PS
SP
3.0
3.00
5.3%
10.5%
0.50
5.3%
63
BEG
RP
2.2
1.13
18.2%
9.1%
2.00
0.0%
64
SEN
RP
2.0
1.50
11.1%
0.0%
0.0%
65
NBY
RP
1.2
0.60
33.3%
0.0%
0.0%
66
NBY
RP
1.2
1.80
12.5%
12.5%
1.00
0.0%
67
SEN
RP
1.2
4.20
0.0%
16.7%
0.00
0.0%
68
PS
RP
1.1
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
69
NE
SP
0.2
12.00
10.0%
40.0%
0.25
0.0%
70
NE
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
71
NBY
RP
0.2
4.50
0.0%
0.0%
16.7%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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

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