They also set the league's single-game playoff record for attendance with 30, spectators on October 2. On the heels of those attendance numbers, Cincinnati entered the expansion conversation.
Perhaps most importantly, it builds upon the seminal work of Ed Washuta, who magnanimously provided the framework to make the whole thing possible. The Hall of Fame data is found for the years and the Ashwill data is found from It contains data culled from newspaper boxscores, covering league sanctioned games from towhich was produced for a study sponsored by Major League Baseball and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
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.
The Ashwill Negro Leagues Database Playing statistics and biographical data on the Negro leagues all pre 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.
Playing statistics and biographical data for this portion of our dataset The Negro Leagues Database are all copyright by Gary Ashwill. 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.
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