1941 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1941 Season


Negro American League


1940 / 1942

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
KCM
0.81
2
KCM
0.85
3
KCM
0.93
4
JRC
0.94
5
KCM
0.95
6
KCM
1.01
7
KCM
1.08
8
BBB
1.11
9
CAG/MRS
1.13
10
SNS
1.15


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAL
17
624
551
82
156
25
7
2
71
17
54
19
.283
.347
.365
.712
116
2
NAL
33
1248
1104
179
278
35
22
11
167
29
119
25
.252
.325
.353
.678
114
3
NAL
18
595
536
71
146
15
9
1
70
7
31
28
.272
.312
.340
.652
102
4
NAL
19
669
611
77
140
15
15
1
59
21
46
12
.229
.283
.308
.591
92
5
NAL
14
519
477
42
110
9
5
2
33
8
29
13
.231
.275
.283
.558
81
6
NAL
10
352
319
38
63
8
2
0
34
0
28
5
.197
.262
.235
.497
60
6
1
117
4007
3598
489
893
107
60
17
434
82
307
102
.248
.307
.325
.633
100



Players
# Team Pos
1
KCM
RF
30
128
98
27
32
5
2
6
27
1
26
4
.327
.468
.602
1.070
236
2
KCM
CF
33
141
128
28
42
6
4
5
29
9
13
0
.328
.390
.555
.945
196
3
MRS
RF
14
62
58
14
22
3
3
0
8
5
4
0
.379
.419
.534
.954
189
4
BBB
1B
18
64
55
5
20
3
2
0
10
1
3
6
.364
.397
.491
.887
176
5
JRC
CF
10
42
40
7
13
1
2
0
11
0
2
0
.325
.357
.450
.807
161
6
SNS
LF
17
71
65
13
21
2
1
0
10
6
6
0
.323
.380
.385
.765
149
7
BBB
2B
18
65
61
7
19
1
2
0
10
1
2
2
.311
.333
.393
.727
126
8
MRS
CF
16
68
58
10
15
3
2
0
10
2
9
1
.259
.358
.379
.738
124
9
BBB
LF
18
70
63
10
18
2
2
0
6
1
4
3
.286
.328
.381
.709
120
10
BBB
3B
18
67
64
16
20
3
0
0
10
2
3
0
.313
.343
.359
.703
119
11
MRS
SS
17
58
49
6
14
1
1
0
7
0
5
4
.286
.352
.347
.699
113
12
JRC
SS
9
32
32
4
9
3
0
0
6
0
0
0
.281
.281
.375
.656
112
13
KCM
SS
31
120
105
17
27
1
3
0
20
1
14
1
.257
.345
.324
.668
110
14
KCM
3B
32
137
122
22
34
3
1
0
11
3
12
3
.279
.343
.320
.663
109
15
CAG
1B
14
57
53
6
14
2
1
0
6
1
3
1
.264
.304
.340
.643
107
16
SNS
CF
17
70
63
9
15
1
2
0
7
7
7
0
.238
.314
.317
.632
106
17
SS
15
65
59
8
14
0
1
1
3
2
6
0
.237
.308
.322
.630
105
18
MRS
2B
17
72
67
6
20
3
0
0
9
3
3
2
.299
.329
.343
.672
104
19
SNS
1B
17
66
61
6
15
2
2
0
10
0
2
3
.246
.270
.344
.614
100
20
JRC
3B
9
39
31
5
7
0
0
0
3
0
8
0
.226
.385
.226
.610
99
21
SNS
2B
17
64
58
2
12
1
3
0
5
1
5
1
.207
.270
.328
.597
94
22
CAG
RF
14
62
61
7
16
1
1
0
3
3
1
0
.262
.274
.311
.586
89
23
SNS
3B
16
59
53
8
12
1
1
0
2
1
5
1
.226
.293
.283
.576
88
24
KCM
1B
32
139
129
18
30
5
2
0
11
6
7
3
.233
.272
.302
.574
80
25
CAG
3B
12
47
43
3
9
1
1
0
2
4
4
0
.209
.277
.279
.556
79
26
KCM
2B
33
138
127
14
31
2
0
0
15
1
8
3
.244
.289
.260
.549
73
27
MRS
3B
15
55
45
5
9
2
1
0
9
2
4
6
.200
.265
.289
.554
68
28
MRS
1B
14
55
52
7
12
2
0
0
3
1
3
0
.231
.273
.269
.542
65
29
KCM
LF
32
137
120
22
22
2
2
0
12
6
16
1
.183
.279
.233
.513
62
30
CAG
LF
10
45
39
2
7
0
0
0
3
0
3
3
.179
.238
.179
.418
35
31
CAG
2B
14
49
44
4
5
0
0
0
0
0
4
1
.114
.188
.114
.301
-2
32
JRC
2B
10
42
37
3
4
0
0
0
1
0
3
2
.108
.175
.108
.283
-8
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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