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Negro American League Detailed Standings

Negro American League Detailed Standings
Rk Tm W L Ties W-L% GB GBsum R RA Rdiff
1Kansas City Monarchs46250.648--5.03.71.2
2Chicago American Giants40340.5407.57.53.94.7-0.8
3Cleveland Bears20210.48811.014.54.74.00.7
4Toledo Crawfords9111.45011.516.05.26.4-1.2
5Indianapolis ABCs/Atlanta Black Crackers6100.37512.520.05.47.5-2.1
6St. Louis Stars15201.42913.022.55.15.00.2
7Memphis Red Sox19340.35818.052.52.85.0-2.2
Average22220.500 4.6 5.2

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Team Standard Batting

Team Standard Batting Table
Tm #Bat BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB LOB
Chicago American Giants3024.73.9435128211471382753515911735106.240.304.320.6248236729
Cleveland Bears2725.74.702385175310820230101932273.268.333.339.6729525525
Indianapolis ABCs/Atlanta Black Crackers2521.65.371971563510217931117881666.282.350.398.74811725314
Kansas City Monarchs2628.05.16491800162725342368231821358126.260.313.363.6769659147
Memphis Red Sox2129.72.7722756669611492662492062.223.289.288.5776819325
St. Louis Stars2225.95.13238487221181762910910328102.244.337.349.68610025224
Toledo Crawfords1628.85.2293382934783134335738.283.366.386.7511181137
League Average2326.34.5926941835118212331171002782.254.321.346.6679428924
16226.34.591806590584682714872327949698186573.254.321.346.667942024171
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Team Standard Pitching

For seasons prior to 1973, some play-by-play data is missing, so some positional splits will be slightly less than 100% complete. Marked with '-i'

Negro American League Wins Above Avg By Position

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