Coastal Plain League (Collegiate Summer) Encyclopedia and History

League History

League History
Year Tm
2021Asheboro Copperheads, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Holly Springs Salamanders, Lexington County Blowfish, Macon Bacon, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Savannah Bananas, Spartanburgers, Tri-City Chili Peppers, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
2020High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Lexington County Blowfish, Macon Bacon, Martinsville Mustangs, Peninsula Pilots, Savannah Bananas, Wilson Tobs
2019Asheboro Copperheads, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Holly Springs Salamanders, Lexington County Blowfish, Macon Bacon, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Savannah Bananas, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
2018Asheboro Copperheads, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Holly Springs Salamanders, Lexington County Blowfish, Macon Bacon, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Savannah Bananas, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
2017Asheboro Copperheads, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Holly Springs Salamanders, Lexington County Blowfish, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Petersburg Generals, Savannah Bananas, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
2016Asheboro Copperheads, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Holly Springs Salamanders, Lexington County Blowfish, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Petersburg Generals, Savannah Bananas, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
2015Asheboro Copperheads, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Holly Springs Salamanders, Lexington County Blowfish, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Petersburg Generals, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs

League History in Other Classifications

League History in Other Classifications
Year Classification Tm
2014SummAsheboro Copperheads, Columbia Blowfish, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Petersburg Generals, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
2013SummAsheboro Copperheads, Columbia Blowfish, Edenton Steamers, Fayetteville Swampdogs, Florence Red Wolves, Forest City Owls, Gastonia Grizzlies, High Point-Thomasville HiToms, Martinsville Mustangs, Morehead City Marlins, Peninsula Pilots, Petersburg Generals, Wilmington Sharks, Wilson Tobs
1952DEdenton Colonials, Goldsboro Jets, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro Tars, Wilson Tobs
1951DGoldsboro Cardinals, Greenville Robins, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro A's, Wilson Tobs
1950DGoldsboro Cardinals, Greenville Robins, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro A's, Wilson Tobs
1949DGoldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro A's, Wilson Tobs
1948DGoldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro A's, Wilson Tobs
1947DGoldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro Tars, Wilson Tobs
1946DFayetteville Cubs, Goldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Rocky Mount Rocks, Tarboro Tars, Wilson Tobs
1941DGoldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro Orioles, Williamston Martins, Wilson Tobs
1940DGoldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Snow Hill Billies, Tarboro Cubs, Williamston Martins, Wilson Tobs
1939DGoldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Snow Hill Billies, Tarboro Serpents/Goobers, Williamston Martins, Wilson Tobs
1938DAyden Aces, Goldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Snow Hill Billies, Tarboro Serpents, Williamston Martins
1937DAyden Aces, Goldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Snow Hill Billies, Tarboro Serpents, Williamston Martins
1936Non
1935Non
1934Non

About the Register Data

Historical performance data for professional leagues (affiliated minor leagues, independent minor leagues, fall/winter leagues, and other international leagues) is provided by and licensed from 24-7 Baseball and Chadwick Baseball Bureau. It incorporates the work of many stalwart baseball researchers, including Cliff Blau, Art Cantu, Frank Hamilton, Reed Howard, Kevin Johnson, Bob McConnell, Jack Morris, and Ray Nemec, as well as members of the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

Perhaps most importantly, it builds upon the seminal work of Ed Washuta, who magnanimously provided the framework to make the whole thing possible.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.

About the Negro League Data

Sources

This data comes from two sources. 1) The Negro Leagues Researchers and Authors Group put together by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum thanks to a grant provided by Major League Baseball. 2) Gary Ashwill and his collaborators.

The Hall of Fame data is found for the years 1920-1948 and the Ashwill data is found from 1904-1919. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources, so please be assured that we are aware there are issues with the data and will continue to work with our data providers to improve the data that appears here.

The Hall of Fame dataset

This data is constructed from the best available information as provided by Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers and Dick Clark of the Negro Leagues Researchers and Authors Group. It contains data culled from newspaper boxscores, covering league sanctioned games from 1920 to 1948, which was produced for a study sponsored by Major League Baseball and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. It reflects totals as compiled by the NLRAG up to 2006. As new credible information is continually unearthed, these numbers will continue to change.

Baseball-Reference and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum would like to acknowledge Major League Baseball for funding this study, along with the Negro Leagues Researchers and Authors Group for their extensive efforts to collect the raw data and construct the most comprehensive database of Negro Leagues Baseball statistics.  Under the direction of Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers and Dick Clark, this database is the largest dataset ever made publically available and we wish to express our gratitude for all their efforts to help rebuild this lost statistical history.

The Ashwill Negro Leagues Database

Playing statistics and biographical data on the Negro leagues (all pre-1920) and early Latin American professional baseball is licensed from and provided by the Negro Leagues Database, a project organized by Gary Ashwill with the participation of many historians of Negro league and Latin American baseball.

The database is a work in progress, and will include more seasons as development continues. It appears in its original form at Seamheads.com.

Playing statistics and biographical data for this portion of our dataset (The Negro Leagues Database) are all copyright 2013 by Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved.

Completeness

Note that our records are missing thousands of players who played in the Negro Leagues for minor league teams, independent teams, barnstorming teams or even Negro major league teams. We will bring their records to light as soon as suitable records are available for those players.

Details about our NLB Data