1940 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Season


Negro American League


1939 / 1941

Top Hitter


Jesse
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Walker

Leaders

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
KCM
0.99
2
TIC
1.67
3
MRS/TIC
1.93
4
KCM
2.38
5
KCM
2.58
6
MRS
2.73
7
SNS
2.76
8
MRS
2.79
9
SNS
3.18
10
MRS
3.20


Wins Above Replacement


Bats:


Throws:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
1128
250.1
13.1
8.6
0.0
4.6
0.0
2
NAL
1140
264.1
6.1
2.8
0.0
3.5
-0.1
3
NAL
917
208.0
5.8
4.3
0.0
1.5
0.0
4
NAL
422
96.2
2.3
0.6
0.0
1.7
0.0
5
NAL
788
184.2
1.8
0.8
0.0
1.1
0.0
6
NAL
693
164.1
1.6
2.1
0.0
-0.5
-0.1
7
NAL
740
166.0
0.6
1.4
0.0
-0.8
0.0
7
1
5828
1334.1
31.4
20.5
0.0
11.0
-0.1



Players
# Team Pos
1
KCM
P
16
36.1
1.8
-0.1
0.0
1.9
0.0
2
KCM
SS
119
1.8
1.5
0.0
0.0
0.2
3
TIC
P
17
43.0
1.7
-0.1
0.0
1.8
0.0
4
SNS
P
53
71.2
1.5
-0.2
0.0
1.7
0.0
5
KCM
P
30
66.1
1.4
0.2
0.0
1.2
0.0
6
KCM
P
22
45.1
1.4
0.4
0.0
1.0
0.0
7
KCM
C
77
1.4
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
8
SNS
2B
71
1.2
1.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
9
SNS
1B
96
1.2
1.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
10
P
14
32.2
1.1
-0.1
0.0
1.2
0.0
11
MRS
CF
77
50.2
1.1
0.4
0.0
0.8
0.0
12
KCM
3B
107
1.1
1.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
13
MRS
P
15
33.0
1.0
-0.1
0.0
1.1
0.0
14
KCM
CF
115
1.0
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
15
KCM
1B
121
1.0
1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
16
MRS
2B
126
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.1
17
2B
71
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.1
18
BBB
P
19
40.0
0.9
0.3
0.0
0.6
0.0
19
SNS
3B
95
0.9
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.0
20
SNS
RF
100
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
21
CAG
3B
68
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
MRS
CF
75
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.0
23
SNS
CF
112
0.6
0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.1
24
TIC
C
23
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
SNS
P
19
45.1
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
26
CBR
RF
89
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
27
CAG
P
2
7.0
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
28
MRS
1B
122
0.5
0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.1
29
CAG
RF
59
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
30
CAG
1B
60
0.5
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
31
SNS
SS
93
0.5
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
32
BBB
2B
81
0.5
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
33
BBB
P
15
29.1
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
34
KCM
P
22
45.2
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.1
0.0
35
CBR
C
76
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
KCM
RF
106
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
37
BBB
3B
83
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
38
KCM
P
2
7.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
39
TIC
SS
18
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
SNS
P
4
6.2
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
41
3B
84
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
42
BBB
C
61
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
43
KCM
C
53
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
44
CBR
P
24
46.1
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
45
CAG
C
36
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
SNS
P
4
7.0
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
47
CBR
SS
74
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
48
BBB
P
2
4.1
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
49
MRS
LF
14
8.0
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
50
SNS
P
3
5.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
51
TIC
SS
42
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
52
MRS
LF
31
16.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
53
CBR
LF
72
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
54
MRS
LF
100
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
55
BBB
P
17
40.0
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
56
MRS
P
33
58.0
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
57
TIC
LF
47
7.0
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.4
-0.1
58
CAG
C
20
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
TIC
SS
5
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
CAG
CF
75
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
61
CBR
CF
77
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
62
MRS
SS
113
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
63
TIC
LF
16
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
CBR
P
4
8.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
65
BBB
RF
76
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
66
BBB
C
12
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
CBR
1B
21
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
68
BBB
P
3
9.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
69
KCM
P
18
37.2
0.1
0.3
0.0
-0.1
0.0
70
CAG
LF
27
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
71
SNS
P
4
10.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
72
BBB
CF
25
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
SNS
3B
43
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
CAG
P
2.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
75
MRS
P
1
1.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
76
MRS
C
112
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
77
KCM
RF
13
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
KCM
2B
83
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
79
BBB
1B
5
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
CAG
RF
3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
CBR
LF
4
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
MRS
RF
12
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
CAG
C
42
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
MRS
P
5
11.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
85
RF
63
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
TIC
C
30
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
CAG
2B
44
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
88
CBR
P
2
2.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
89
CBR
CF
1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
BBB
-
1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
TIC
RF
24
10.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
MRS
RF
4
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
KCM
LF
83
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
94
MRS
3B
116
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
SNS
P
2.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
CAG
C
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
KCM
P
4
12.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
98
C
9
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
MRS
P
13
30.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
100
CBR
2B
55
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
101
MRS
LF
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
CAG
P
2
6.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
CBR
P
3
2.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
TIC
1B
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
TIC
P
4
10.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
SNS
SS
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
MRS
RF
14
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
KCM
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
CBR
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
BBB
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
SNS
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
BBB
2B
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
CAG
LF
20
1.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
114
BBB
-
2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
CBR
C
30
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
3B
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
SNS
C
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
118
BBB
C
7
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
CBR
3B
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
120
BBB
P
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
MRS
P
5
14.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
BBB
C
5
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
MRS
RF
70
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
124
SNS
LF
80
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
125
BBB
3B
7
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
SNS
1B
5
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
127
CF
17
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
128
KCM
LF
7
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
129
C
12
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
130
CAG
LF
46
38.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
131
CAG
1B
7
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
132
KCM
LF
74
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
133
CBR
LF
31
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
134
SNS
1B
7
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
135
BBB
1B
78
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
TIC
C
14
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
137
SNS
C
41
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
138
SNS
P
5
18.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
139
CAG
P
1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
140
CAG
SS
64
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
141
3B
28
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
142
CAG
P
15
41.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
143
RF
33
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
144
CBR
P
2
5.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
145
TIC
2B
24
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
146
CBR
P
5
15.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
147
TIC
3B
21
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
148
CAG
2B
58
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
149
CBR
P
3
8.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
150
BBB
P
13
36.0
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
151
BBB
1B
35
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
152
SNS
P
1.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
153
P
3
5.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
154
CBR
1B
32
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
155
BBB
CF
54
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
156
SNS
P
2
3.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
157
BBB
LF
78
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
158
SNS
C
44
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
159
CBR
1B
25
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
160
SNS
P
4
1.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
161
MRS
LF
5
6.0
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
162
TIC
1B
38
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
163
TIC
P
7
19.0
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
164
BBB
SS
67
-0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.1
165
CAG
P
18
42.0
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
166
BBB
P
9
24.2
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
167
MRS
P
4
11.0
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
168
CAG
P
12
25.0
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
169
CBR
P
29
71.2
-0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
170
SNS
P
18
35.1
-1.1
-0.1
0.0
-1.0
0.0

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