1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


Negro National League II


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
HG
.420
2
PC
.393
3
HG
.370
4
NE
.369
5
BEG
.362
6
NE
.351
7
MULT
.350
8
HG
.331
9
NBY/PC
.325
10
NBY
.324

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
NBY
2.75
2
HG
2.69
3
NBY
2.60
4
BEG
2.12
5
HG
1.91
6
PC
1.83
7
BEG
1.83
8
PC
1.70
9
PS
1.45
10
BEG
1.43


Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
NBY
P
3.0
2
SEN
30
LF
33
6'4"
198
L
L
12/23/1907 (Burnsville, AL)
7/1964 (death place unknown)
3
PC
27
CF
144
5'9"
165
R
R
9/18/1910 (Sulligent, AL)
7/24/1976 (Pittsburgh, PA)
4
NBY
24
P
7
3.2
6'2"
205
R
R
3/16/1914 (Durham, NC)
1/14/2000 (Durham, NC)
5
NBY
26
CF
132
5'8"
170
R
R
2/13/1912 (Joplin, MO)
6
PC
27
C
62
6'3"
225
B
R
8/5/1910 (Baton Rouge, LA)
2/27/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
7
HG
28
CF
189
5'9"
165
B
R
11/9/1909 (Montgomery, AL)
11/23/1974 (Detroit, MI)
8
PC/PS
24
CF
228
5'9"
180
L
L
10/2/1913 (Pittsburgh, PA)
4/6/1999 (Philadelphia, PA)
9
SEN
42
P
2
3.0
5'8"
175
R
R
7/6/1895 (Lexington, KY)
1/1981 (Erie, PA)
10
NBY
31
RF
32
5'8"
165
L
R
6/3/1907 (New Orleans, LA)
11/1971 (Bronx, NY)
11
NBY
30
P
73
85.0
5'11"
160
L
L
10/23/1907 (Hartsville, SC)
10/1985 (Philadelphia, PA)
12
NE
24
P
9
28.2
6'0"
158
L
L
6/6/1914 (Cleveland, OH)
5/25/1980 (Wellesley, MA)
13
NE
21
C
29
6'1"
187
R
R
11/20/1916 (Jacksonville, FL)
9/7/1942 (Geneva, OH)
14
PS
36
C
3
5'7"
162
B
R
9/16/1901 (Birmingham, AL)
4/7/1972 (Memphis, TN)
15
HG
30
P
103
129.0
6'1"
195
B
R
2/23/1908 (McDonald Township, OH)
2/8/1965 (Dayton, OH)
16
PS
26
P
22
51.2
5'11"
196
R
3/12/1912 (Cordova, AL)
6/1/1973 (Cordova, AL)
17
PS
P
1
3.0
18
31
CF
65
5'6"
160
L
R
6/23/1907 (Salisbury, MD)
8/30/1989 (Philadelphia, PA)
19
BEG
30
P
62
83.1
6'1"
210
B
R
7/15/1907 (Canton, GA)
1/4/1991 (Philadelphia, PA)
20
PC
22
P
7
15.0
5'10"
180
R
2/14/1916 (Perry, GA)
21
25
P
6
14.1
6'0"
176
R
R
2/18/1913 (Greenwood, SC)
3/1985 (Oakmont, PA)
22
BEG
16
C
31
5'9"
190
R
R
11/19/1921 (Philadelphia, PA)
6/26/1993 (Woodland Hills, CA)
23
NBY
2B
117
5'5"
140
L
R
24
NBY
36
3B
112
10.2
5'10"
180
R
R
3/6/1902 (Norfolk, VA)
12/3/1981 (Fort Myers, FL)
25
HG
28
2B
201
5'6"
145
R
R
2/5/1910 (Wenonah, AL)
11/18/1972 (Pittsburgh, PA)
26
PS
35
P
44
109.1
5'11"
176
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
27
MULT
33
C
82
5'7"
200
R
5/5/1905 (Newport News, VA)
1/1968 (Philadelphia, PA)
28
PC
41
-
1
5'8"
185
L
L
10/14/1896 (Indianapolis, IN)
10/5/1954 (Philadelphia, PA)
29
NBY
25
LF
58
5'11"
176
L
R
12/24/1912 (Tampa, FL)
1/28/1973 (Los Angeles, CA)
30
NBY
35
C
34
1.2
5'10"
175
R
R
1/8/1903 (Richmond, VA)
1/1971 (Newark, NJ)
31
SEN
22
RF
15
2.0
5'10"
175
R
R
2/14/1916 (Washington, DC)
12/15/1995 (Washington, DC)
32
PC
23
3B
83
5'11"
210
R
R
3/13/1915 (Hopkins, SC)
1/18/1989 (Jeannette, PA)
33
PS
39
3B
161
5'9"
160
R
R
4/13/1899 (Fort Worth, TX)
11/17/1984 (Los Angeles, CA)
34
MULT
29
RF
34
L
R
1909 (Sparta, GA)
11/20/1938 (Winston-Salem, NC)
35
NE
28
CF
115
5'7"
150
L
R
3/25/1910 (Ardmore, MO)
3/31/1993 (Chicago, IL)
36
NBY
33
RF
36
15.2
6'2"
180
L
R
5/19/1905 (Mexia, TX)
3/30/1974 (Memphis, TN)
37
NE
24
3B
113
5'5"
175
R
R
8/31/1913 (Richmond, VA)
2/12/1994 (Palm Bay, FL)
38
MULT
33
P
4
11.2
5'9"
168
R
R
11/19/1904 (Bartlesville, OK)
12/28/1968 (Chicago, IL)
39
NE
21
P
4
9.2
5'9"
170
R
R
10/30/1916 (Alexandria, VA)
3/13/1995 (Baltimore, MD)
40
BEG
22
P
30
30.2
5'9"
168
R
1916 (Pasadena, CA)
41
PS
30
CF
98
5'11"
185
R
R
8/28/1907 (Kingston, GA)
1/20/1994 (Harrisburg, PA)
42
NBY
SS
5
43
HG
31
C
42
5'9"
160
L
R
9/24/1906 (Picayune, MS)
1/5/1991 (Lumberton, MS)
44
HG
26
P
11
14.2
5'11"
180
R
R
3/23/1912 (Lenoir, NC)
3/26/1979 (Cincinnati, OH)
45
PS
28
SS
257
5'10"
190
R
R
11/5/1909 (Luther, OK)
7/24/1984 (Los Angeles, CA)
46
PS
27
P
14
41.0
5'8"
141
R
1/26/1911 (Darby, PA)
11/15/1989 (Richmond, VA)
47
NE
27
P
22
55.0
6'5"
178
R
R
12/27/1910 (Richmond, VA)
10/15/1947 (Richmond, VA)
48
25
2B
16
5'8"
185
R
R
10/16/1912 (Memphis, TN)
1/1982 (Memphis, TN)
49
BEG
23
P
10
21.2
5'10"
155
R
L
1/9/1915 (New Roads, LA)
8/6/1998 (Baker, LA)
50
PS
P
1.1
51
HG
26
C
199
6'1"
213
R
R
12/21/1911 (Buena Vista, GA)
1/20/1947 (Pittsburgh, PA)
52
PC/PS
29
1B
196
6'2"
180
L
R
5/2/1909 (Junction City, KS)
3/3/1992 (Topeka, KS)
53
BEG
25
P
6
16.1
6'1"
156
R
L
2/11/1913 (Montgomery County, AL)
6/7/1948 (Baltimore, MD)
54
NE
P
7
6.1
R
R
55
BEG
25
P
35
82.0
5'10"
160
R
R
10/1/1912 (Liberty, TN)
11/8/1977 (Indianapolis, IN)
56
PC
25
LF
153
5'11"
208
R
R
8/22/1912 (Winston-Salem, NC)
1/26/1980 (Johnston County, NC)
57
HG
27
P
6
16.0
6'2"
192
R
2/27/1911 (Indianapolis, IN)
8/30/1977 (Indianapolis, IN)
58
PS
33
2B
209
5'10"
172
R
R
2/14/1905 (Washington County, TX)
8/3/1947 (Los Angeles, CA)
59
HG
33
LF
192
5'10"
168
L
R
6/10/1905 (Calhoun, AL)
2/23/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
60
PS
SS
3
R
61
PC
30
P
36
56.0
5'8"
175
L
L
3/23/1908 (Clarksdale, MS)
3/3/1989 (Baltimore, MD)
62
NE
28
C
64
5'10"
195
L
R
4/27/1910 (Independence, MO)
11/16/1988 (Auburn Park, IL)
63
SEN
26
SS
36
5'11"
180
R
R
11/12/1911 (Shreveport, LA)
1/12/1982 (New York, NY)
64
NE
20
P
4
9.0
5'6"
140
L
L
6/6/1918 (Plant City, FL)
5/31/1993 (Sarasota, FL)
65
NBY
37
P
20
54.1
5'9"
180
B
R
2/28/1901 (Alexandria, IN)
12/3/1973 (New York, NY)
66
SEN
P
4
13.1
L
L
67
24
LF
54
6'2"
192
L
R
68
SEN
31
SS
5
5'3"
146
R
R
10/13/1906 (Pittsburgh, PA)
3/24/1981 (Pittsburgh, PA)
69
BEG
27
2B
117
6'3"
192
R
R
10/20/1910 (Louisville, KY)
8/9/1981 (Los Angeles, CA)
70
NE
19
SS
1
6'1"
195
R
R
2/25/1919 (Haleburg, AL)
1/11/2016 (Houston, TX)
71
HG
28
SS
177
5'10"
165
R
R
9/13/1909 (Washington, DC)
2/14/1980 (Washington, DC)
72
40
LF
133
5'7"
165
L
L
1/10/1898 (New York, NY)
12/4/1968 (Philadelphia, PA)
73
HG
3B
69
74
NE
22
P
4
9.0
6'3"
182
L
R
9/26/1915 (Jefferson, TX)
75
NBY
24
C
29
6'1"
187
R
R
1/25/1914 (Evergreen, AL)
8/12/1999 (Springfield, IL)
76
SEN
2B
32
7.1
R
R
77
PS
25
1B
58
12.2
6'6"
185
L
L
5/6/1913 (Baltimore, MD)
11/19/1938 (Baltimore, MD)
78
BEG
26
CF
169
5'8"
175
L
R
2/10/1912 (Nashville, TN)
7/11/1999 (Nashville, TN)
79
SEN
28
P
14
20.1
5'11"
172
R
R
7/26/1909 (North Fork, WV)
10/21/1965 (Beckley, WV)
80
PS/PC
25
P
5
11.0
6'3"
170
11/9/1912 (Roper, NC)
11/4/1969 (Plymouth, NC)
81
HG
34
3B
8
5'9"
165
R
R
10/6/1903 (Stony Point, NC)
12/1979 (Philadelphia, PA)
82
HG
30
1B
178
5'10"
185
L
L
9/8/1907 (Rocky Mount, NC)
11/27/1997 (Rocky Mount, NC)
83
PS
P
1
4.0
6'0"
160
L
84
SEN
25
3B
12
5'11"
162
R
R
11/20/1912 (Atlanta, GA)
3/6/1976 (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
85
BEG
29
RF
4
5'9"
170
7/16/1908 (Nashville, TN)
4/14/1953 (Nashville, TN)
86
BEG
40
C
125
6'1"
235
B
R
7/27/1897 (Caldwell County, TX)
9/22/1965 (Los Angeles, CA)
87
PC
31
P
26
47.0
5'9"
175
L
L
3/12/1907 (Moberly, MO)
2/6/1968 (St. Paul, MN)
88
NE
21
1B
26
5'8"
180
L
L
11/2/1916 (Cambridge, MA)
8/24/1999 (Los Angeles, CA)
89
PS
38
P
41
97.2
5'11"
190
L
R
1/1/1900 (Glasgow, DE)
6/12/1982 (Philadelphia, PA)
90
29
P
30
72.0
6'1"
195
R
R
7/22/1908 (Mobile, AL)
4/29/1968 (Bonifay, FL)
91
PS
28
P
55
116.0
6'0"
180
R
R
4/3/1910 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1981 (Brooklyn, NY)
92
HG
3B
13
93
NBY
28
SS
4
R
R
1910 (Lockett, VA)
94
NE/PS
20
P
23
54.0
6'0"
178
R
R
7/17/1917 (Glenolden, PA)
8/30/1972 (Philadelphia, PA)
95
PC
22
P
1
3.1
6'4"
195
L
L
2/14/1916 (Statesboro, GA)
4/20/2003 (New York, NY)
96
PS
21
P
17
47.0
5'10"
185
L
L
5/29/1917 (Bishopville, SC)
7/4/1989 (Capitol Heights, MD)
97
NBY
29
SS
108
5'11"
169
B
R
5/13/1909 (Columbus, OH)
11/6/1980 (Oak Forest, IL)
98
PC
28
P
29
72.2
5'11"
170
L
R
6/3/1910 (Shreveport, LA)
5/24/1962 (New York, NY)
99
NE
-
1
L
100
NBY
30
C
60
5'11"
176
R
R
10/27/1907 (Georgetown, TX)
4/21/1969 (New York, NY)
101
HG
26
RF
35
26.0
6'1"
235
R
R
2/12/1912 (Alexandria, LA)
10/14/1964 (Alexandria, LA)
102
NBY
21
P
1
1.2
5'11"
195
R
R
6/19/1917 (Chester, SC)
9/13/1987 (Salisbury, NC)
103
PS
34
LF
264
5'11"
170
R
R
11/23/1903 (Port Allen, LA)
2/22/1954 (Philadelphia, PA)
104
HG
26
P
42
70.1
5'11"
180
L
L
6/18/1912 (Washington, GA)
4/19/1987 (Cherry Hill, NJ)
105
PS
26
2B
183
5'11"
185
B
R
12/19/1911 (East Chicago, IN)
5/16/1984 (Houston, TX)
106
NE
20
LF
106
6'2"
214
R
R
5/23/1918 (La Grange, GA)
12/7/1980 (East Orange, NJ)
107
PS
32
C
228
5'10"
176
R
R
6/26/1906 (Dawson, GA)
1/24/1958 (Birmingham, AL)
108
BEG
P
4
4.0
109
BEG
27
P
25
59.0
6'3"
190
R
R
3/7/1911 (Little Rock, AR)
7/1/2010 (Los Angeles, CA)
110
SEN
27
C
18
1.2
5'11"
180
R
R
7/12/1910 (Livingston, AL)
11/1986 (New York, NY)
111
PS
P
3
5.1
112
NBY
46
P
5
11.1
5'8"
165
R
R
6/15/1892 (Arkadelphia, AR)
5/1963 (New York, NY)
113
20
P
3
6.2
6'0"
185
8/26/1917 (Bessemer, AL)
7/10/1981 (Bethel Park, PA)
114
30
P
27
60.1
R
1908 (birthplace unknown)
115
NE
P
0.2
L
116
PC
26
C
85
5'11"
169
R
R
2/11/1912 (Portsmouth, VA)
8/14/1970 (Portsmouth, VA)
117
SEN
29
SS
26
5'6"
157
R
2/28/1909 (Delaware City, DE)
11/10/1987 (Delaware City, DE)
118
BEG
37
3B
105
2.2
5'11"
195
R
R
8/16/1900 (Talladega, AL)
4/15/1976 (Compton, CA)
119
NE
33
2B
115
5'7"
162
R
R
11/30/1904 (West New York, NJ)
4/6/1981 (Jersey City, NJ)
120
PC
3B
14
5'7"
205
R
R
121
PC
25
P
24
43.1
5'11"
170
B
R
5/19/1913 (Wabbesika, AR)
11/3/1981 (Compton, CA)
122
NE
3B
7
0.2
123
HG
23
3B
4
5'9"
175
R
R
9/18/1914 (Quincy, FL)
5/21/1995 (Perry, FL)
124
BEG
32
SS
157
5'10"
155
R
R
10/23/1905 (Oxford, AL)
3/16/1974 (Louisville, KY)
125
PS
25
RF
281
5'9"
175
L
R
7/23/1912 (Arkadelphia, AR)
2/13/1955 (New York, NY)
126
MULT
28
3B
138
6'0"
179
R
R
11/16/1909 (Arkadelphia, AR)
6/1980 (Philadelphia, PA)
127
NBY
33
P
12
28.2
6'0"
212
L
L
5/9/1905 (Kent County, MD)
1/1/1959 (New York, NY)
128
NBY
32
1B
52
6'2"
217
R
R
4/23/1906 (Springfield, MO)
129
NE
28
RF
114
6'0"
195
L
R
8/21/1909 (Black Cat, DE)
3/20/1983 (Bronx, NY)
130
BEG
22
LF
77
5'10"
176
R
R
8/2/1915 (Davis, OK)
8/24/1999 (Inglewood, CA)
131
NBY
21
P
0.2
6'1"
200
12/4/1916 (Deering, MO)
10/29/1964 (Gary, IN)
132
NE
37
1B
98
6'1"
200
R
R
3/31/1901 (Blocton, AL)
7/9/1966 (Newark, NJ)
133
PC
22
P
35
75.0
6'0"
165
R
R
2/4/1916 (Hartford, CT)
6/15/1987 (Hartford, CT)
134
NBY
41
CF
12
5'9"
186
R
R
11/25/1896 (Greenup, KY)
12/3/1990 (Charleston, WV)
135
33
1B
59
5'11"
168
L
L
3/22/1905 (Mobile, AL)
7/27/1968 (Mobile, AL)
136
PS
30
P
4
8.0
6'2"
158
R
R
5/27/1908 (Sulligent, AL)
1/29/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
137
HG
27
P
33
74.2
5'11"
215
B
L
9/15/1910 (Catskill, NY)
2/19/1997 (Catskill, NY)
138
BEG
33
SS
99
5'11"
190
R
R
9/10/1904 (Austin, TX)
139
PC
25
CF
5
5'8"
172
R
11/15/1912 (Greensburg, PA)
1/1973 (Pittsburgh, PA)
140
NE
3B
3
141
22
1B
143
6'2"
185
L
R
1/9/1916 (Montgomery, AL)
7/22/1984 (Detroit, MI)
142
NE
33
SS
109
5'9"
170
R
R
8/10/1904 (Shawnee, OK)
1/22/1989 (Austin, TX)
143
HG
24
P
16
33.0
6'0"
200
B
L
12/6/1913 (Atlanta, GA)
2/3/1998 (Decatur, GA)
144
BEG
26
1B
150
6'0"
218
B
R
8/9/1911 (Mobile, AL)
6/1970 (Philadelphia, PA)
145
NBY
17
P
1
5.0
6'0"
185
L
1/18/1921 (Paterson, NJ)
10/22/1967 (Paterson, NJ)
146
PC
32
SS
163
5'9"
180
R
R
5/25/1906 (Beaumont, TX)
12/25/1952 (Lake Charles, LA)
147
PC
33
2B
157
5'11"
180
R
R
6/5/1905 (Sparks, GA)
5/1964 (death place unknown)
148
HG
32
RF
152
6'1"
198
R
R
1/16/1906 (Benton, AL)
149
NBY
30
P
7
11.1
5'11"
190
R
11/10/1907 (Middletown, OH)
150
BEG
P
6
13.2
L
151
PC
22
3B
142
6'1"
155
B
R
9/15/1915 (Yazoo City, MS)
12/23/1986 (St. Louis, MO)
152
PS
42
3B
119
5'8"
190
L
R
2/28/1896 (Remington, VA)
6/24/1963 (Washington, DC)
153
NE
21
P
15
35.1
5'11"
175
R
R
11/28/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
5/4/1990 (Jackson, MS)
154
BEG
24
RF
145
6'4"
220
B
R
6/6/1914 (Milan, TN)
155
28
RF
87
5'9"
197
R
R
9/17/1909 (Milford, TX)
4/12/1976 (Philadelphia, PA)
156
SEN
32
P
8
17.0
6'2"
210
R
R
5/30/1906 (Smithfield, NC)
11/26/1975 (Baltimore, MD)

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com..

All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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