1921 in the Negro Leagues

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1921 in the Negro Leagues saw the Negro Southern League become a minor league.

The Cincinnati Cuban Stars were no-hit on June 6 by the Detroit Stars' Bill Gatewood. On September 10, Phil Cockrell of the Philadelphia Hilldale Giants no-hit the Detroit Stars.

Standings[edit]

Note: BOLD indicates League Champion

Negro National League[edit]

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Rank Team G W L T WPCT GB
1 Chicago American Giants 68 44 22 2 0.667 --
2 Kansas City Monarchs 95 54 41 0 0.568 4.5
3 St. Louis Giants 75 43 31 1 0.581 5.0
4 Indianapolis ABCs 76 37 37 2 0.500 11.0
5 Detroit Stars 64 30 33 1 0.476 12.5
6 Columbus Buckeyes 69 30 38 1 0.441 15.0
7 Cincinnati Cuban Stars 70 29 40 1 0.420 16.5
8 Chicago Giants 47 10 35 2 0.222 23.5

Associate and Non-League Clubs[edit]

Team versus NNL All Games
G W L T WPCT G W L T WPCT
Hilldale Club (Associate) 20 12 7 1 0.632 47 27 19 1 0.587
Bacharach Giants (Associate) 48 24 22 2 0.522 77 40 35 2 0.533
Pittsburgh Keystones (Associate) 14 5 8 1 0.385 21 7 13 1 0.350
Cleveland Tate Stars (Associate) 33 11 21 1 0.344 40 16 23 1 0.410
Tesreau Bears (Non-League) 2 1 1 0 0.500 13 5 8 0 0.385
All-Cubans (Non-League) 1 0 1 0 0.000 9 3 6 0 0.333
Baltimore Black Sox (Non-League) 3 1 2 0 0.333

Independant Teams[edit]

Records are from The Complete Book of Baseball's Negro Leagues, John Holway

Leading Players[edit]

Batters[edit]

Pitchers[edit]

Postseason[edit]

The Atlantic City Bacharach Giants and Philadelphia Hilldale Giants held a four game championship series in September, with the champion to face the Chicago American Giants. The series ended tied at two games apiece and the American Giants traveled east to play one series versus both the Bacharach Giants and the Hilldale Giants. Chicago defeated the Bacharach Giants 2-1-1 and lost to the Hilldale Giants 3-2-1.

The Montgomery Grey Sox were swept in a championship series versus Nashville in four games.

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