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Negro American League Fielding Leaders

Def. Games as C
1. BrownMRS 29
2. GreeneKCM 20
3. HardyBBB 17
4. TaylorSNS 16
5. DecuirKCM 14
Def. Games as 1B
1. TaylorMRS 32
2. O'NeilKCM 31
3. MayweatherSNS 24
4. YoungCAG 15
5. BostockBBB 14
Def. Games as 2B
1. BankheadMRS 27
2. SampsonBBB 18
RiddleSNS 18
4. Bibbs2TM 16
5. SparksCAG 11
FrazierCBR 11
Def. Games as 3B
1. SouellKCM 26
2. CarterMRS 22
3. Woods2TM 19
4. BondCAG 17
5. BurtonBBB 14
Def. Games as SS
1. BrownMRS 32
2. WilliamsKCM 30
3. LamarCBR 20
4. ReddBBB 18
5. LylesSNS 15
Def. Games as LF (s.1901)
1. AndrewsBBB 20
2. BennettSNS 18
3. McDanielKCM 15
LongleyMRS 15
5. AllenKCM 13
Def. Games as CF (s.1901)
1. StearnesKCM 29
2. GreenSNS 17
SimmsCAG 17
4. RayCBR 16
5. RobinsonMRS 14
Def. Games as RF (s.1901)
1. MiltonKCM 24
2. NixonBBB 20
3. BradfordMRS 17
4. ClevelandCBR 16
5. ReevesCAG 14
Def. Games as P
1. HenryCBR 13
2. SmithKCM 12
HowardBBB 12
MatchettKCM 12
SmithSNS 12
CalhounSNS 12

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