1938 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Season


Negro American League


1937 / 1939

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Team R
1
KCM
44
2
KCM
32
3
KCM
27
4
BCA/JRC
26
5
BCA
26
6
KCM
25
7
BCA
25
8
CAG/KCM
24
9
BCA
23
10
BCA
23

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
BCA
202
2
KCM
197
3
CAG
169
4
JRC
152
5
KCM
143
6
CAG
141
7
BCA
139
8
MRS
130
9
BCA/JRC
126
10
BCA/JRC
123


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
44
1550
1393
251
376
63
32
17
211
89
122
7
28
.270
.332
.398
.730
111
2
NAL
36
1367
1226
184
310
41
20
13
153
32
106
8
27
.253
.316
.351
.667
99
3
NAL
35
1241
1123
156
303
44
18
7
126
39
1
87
9
22
.270
.327
.360
.687
99
4
NAL
44
1599
1439
228
391
48
26
9
189
24
112
9
39
.272
.328
.360
.688
95
5
NAL
18
596
545
74
135
19
12
5
60
24
36
4
11
.248
.299
.354
.653
94
6
NAL
17
721
652
104
177
22
7
2
86
17
57
3
9
.271
.333
.336
.669
89
7
NAL
27
972
873
104
201
20
12
4
83
22
73
11
15
.230
.298
.294
.592
72
7
1
248
8046
7251
1101
1893
257
127
57
908
247
1
593
51
151
.261
.321
.355
.676
96



Players
# Team Pos
1
AB3
LF
17
63
52
18
19
5
2
2
10
1
9
2
0
.365
.476
.654
1.130
234
2
1B
20
78
72
20
28
5
4
3
20
7
5
1
0
.389
.436
.694
1.130
232
3
KCM
CF
42
170
160
32
55
13
4
6
43
19
10
0
0
.344
.382
.588
.970
179
4
RF
27
115
106
21
42
6
2
0
9
4
0
7
1
1
.396
.439
.491
.929
170
5
MRS
SS
34
135
117
19
37
7
3
1
15
6
1
15
3
0
.316
.407
.453
.860
150
6
BCA
1B
38
144
122
23
43
4
1
2
25
1
15
0
7
.352
.423
.451
.874
148
7
KCM
LF
41
180
163
44
52
7
6
2
22
24
14
0
3
.319
.373
.472
.845
145
8
CAG
LF
35
148
129
19
39
4
2
3
15
5
14
1
4
.302
.375
.434
.809
141
9
MRS
CF
31
130
115
20
37
7
2
0
10
7
0
13
0
2
.322
.391
.417
.808
135
10
BCA
LF
39
158
146
25
44
10
5
0
25
3
10
1
1
.301
.350
.438
.789
123
11
KCM
1B
40
151
132
27
34
7
3
3
19
11
17
0
2
.258
.342
.424
.767
122
12
BBB
1B
23
94
92
11
28
3
3
1
16
1
2
0
0
.304
.319
.435
.754
119
13
JRC
CF
16
69
61
15
19
2
1
0
10
2
8
0
0
.311
.391
.377
.768
118
14
JRC
LF
13
65
61
12
18
4
2
0
5
0
4
0
0
.295
.338
.426
.765
116
15
CF
32
133
120
20
31
4
4
2
23
7
10
1
2
.258
.321
.408
.729
114
16
CAG
3B
33
139
131
23
33
7
5
1
16
4
7
1
0
.252
.295
.405
.700
108
17
2B
41
175
157
24
46
5
1
0
21
8
14
2
2
.293
.358
.338
.696
106
18
MRS
LF
32
131
128
16
38
3
4
0
13
9
0
1
1
1
.297
.308
.383
.691
100
19
KCM
2B
35
147
132
25
36
7
0
1
20
4
13
0
2
.273
.338
.348
.686
100
20
CF
19
67
61
7
16
3
1
0
6
5
5
0
1
.262
.318
.344
.662
97
21
BBB
LF
21
88
84
7
23
2
3
0
9
3
4
0
0
.274
.307
.369
.676
97
22
MRS
1B
34
139
125
13
37
1
1
0
16
2
0
11
0
3
.296
.353
.320
.673
96
23
AB3
2B
16
58
54
5
16
1
0
0
6
1
2
0
2
.296
.321
.315
.636
89
24
JRC
SS
15
76
69
9
17
1
2
1
12
5
6
0
1
.246
.307
.362
.669
89
25
JRC
1B
16
75
71
8
22
1
0
0
13
0
3
0
1
.310
.338
.324
.662
88
26
AB3
SS
16
65
60
9
15
3
1
0
3
5
2
0
3
.250
.274
.333
.608
80
27
BCA
CF
41
165
154
19
37
6
4
1
25
1
7
1
3
.240
.278
.351
.628
77
28
2B
30
122
107
12
24
0
2
1
11
4
0
11
2
2
.224
.308
.290
.598
74
29
JRC
RF
14
67
63
10
15
2
0
1
11
2
4
0
0
.238
.284
.317
.601
70
30
2B
31
132
117
26
28
2
0
1
13
7
11
1
3
.239
.310
.282
.592
69
31
AB3
RF
18
67
62
3
12
1
2
0
4
3
4
1
0
.194
.254
.274
.528
57
32
BBB
3B
23
96
86
12
18
1
1
0
5
4
8
1
1
.209
.284
.244
.528
55
33
JRC
3B
17
73
64
7
13
3
0
0
4
0
5
1
3
.203
.271
.250
.521
48
34
JRC
LF
13
63
59
16
14
0
0
0
5
1
3
0
1
.237
.274
.237
.511
46
35
BBB
CF
25
96
90
8
19
1
1
0
11
2
5
0
1
.211
.253
.244
.497
45
36
MULT
C
20
67
62
5
10
0
0
0
7
3
0
4
0
1
.161
.212
.161
.373
9
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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