1947 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Season


1946 / 1948

Top Hitter


Henry
Kimbro

Top Pitcher


Bob
Romby

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
NBY
.402
2
BEG/EAS
.379
3
KCM
.377
4
BEG/EAS
.371
5
BBB/WES
.358
6
NE
.354
7
CBE
.350
8
BEG/EAS
.347
9
NYC/EAS
.346
10
CBE/WES
.345

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
KCM
345
2
CBE/WES
194
3
KCM/WES
194
4
CAG/WES
193
5
CBE/WES
183
6
BEG
169
7
NYC
164
8
BEG
161
9
CIC/WES
149
10
BEG
145


Standings
Glossary

Negro National League II

vs NN2 vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
47
20
1
.701
-
52
26
1
.667
6.4
4.3
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
2
51
40
1
.560
8.0
54
44
1
.551
5.6
4.9
Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
3
35
35
4
.500
13.5
61
44
4
.581
5.2
4.4
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
4
41
40
2
.506
13.0
52
44
3
.542
5.5
4.7
Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
5
28
36
2
.438
17.5
36
39
2
.480
4.9
5.7
44th & Parkside (Philadelphia, PA), Shibe Park (Philadelphia, PA)
6
12
43
4
.218
29.0
20
50
6
.286
4.2
7.0
Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY)
* = League Champion      

Negro American League

vs NAL vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
57
19
0
.750
-
62
35
1
.639
6.3
4.8
League Park (Cleveland, OH), Municipal Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
2
62
36
0
.633
6.0
66
47
1
.584
6.1
5.1
Blues Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
3
50
42
0
.543
15.0
58
52
0
.527
6.0
5.4
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
4
44
55
2
.444
24.5
49
65
3
.430
5.0
6.5
Martin Park (Memphis, TN), Russwood Park (Memphis, TN)
5
36
68
2
.346
35.0
40
73
2
.354
5.0
6.0
Victory Field (Indianapolis, IN), Crosley Field (Cincinnati, OH)
6
29
58
0
.333
33.5
36
67
0
.350
4.7
6.4
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
* = League Champion      

Negro League World Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
1
1
.800
-
7.0
4.3
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
2
1
4
1
.200
3.0
4.3
7.0
Municipal Stadium (Cleveland, OH)


East-West All Star Games

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
2
0
0
1.000
-
6.5
2.0
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
2
0
2
0
.000
2.0
2.0
6.5
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)



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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, 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