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NLB - denotes that the player previously exceeded major league rookie limits in the Negro Leagues, but 1926 was considered to be their major league rookie season

Players listed either lost their rookie status as considered by modern standards (< 130 AB, 50 IP or 45 pre-Sept 1 days of service to start season) in this season or if you are looking at the 2021 rookies page then they have not lost their rookie status and are still active professionals.

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Batting

Batting
Rk Name Yrs From To ASG WAR/pos G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS Debut Age Tm
1Ed Baecht6192619370-0.264454248000200010.190.190.190.381Apr 24, 192619PHI
2Win Ballou4192519290-1.2991049365201200636.054.111.108.219Aug 24, 192528SLB
3Walter Beall5192419290-0.236433534000300511.114.225.114.339Sep 3, 192426NYY
4Fred Bratschi3192119270-0.2892141961254111022011417.276.327.342.669Jul 24, 192134BOS
5Chet Brewer131925194821.5178456394419583129836.241.308.284.59219KCM
6Johnny Butler41926192900.3375141512511153154812314617211189.252.320.317.636Apr 18, 192633BRO
7Benito Calderón21926192700.01063983613191184144228.252.306.332.63824CSW
8Cuckoo Christensen21926192702.017159551466162217057126034.315.392.383.775Apr 13, 192626CIN
9Sam Cooper41923192900.03984786151211004.192.232.295.52728HBG
10Francisco Correa71926193600.629412571157135307491781411257.265.303.358.66121CSW
11Rogelio Crespo2192619270-0.996407346497485236636.214.311.283.59531CSE
12General Crowder11192619361-1.140392984766164185060013777.194.227.227.454Jul 24, 192627WSH
13Heliodoro Díaz61926193500.5120312276225890225125.210.276.264.54021CSW
14Ralph Ducy1192619260-0.8351241201528411603.233.252.308.56022DM
15Ernest Duff41925192801.9141532488901622764691726.332.371.436.80726TOT
16Ike Eichrodt4192519310-2.617155751651121345051332151.234.264.320.584Sep 7, 192523CLE
17Frank Emmer2191619260-1.2122352313305710702022057.182.234.259.492Apr 25, 191630CIN
18Wilmer Euell2192519260-0.23210894520301809.213.282.277.55830ABC
19Bill Evans6192419370-0.4164654596961533021471336.257.300.319.61927TOT
20Chet Falk31925192700.245464441210051025.273.304.295.600Apr 20, 192521SLB
21Doc Farrell9192519350-1.35911980179918146763810213145109120.260.306.320.626Jun 15, 192524NYG
22Buddy Fields21924192600.4183331712500500.387.387.548.935TOT
23Howard Fitzgerald3192219260-1.24815014015363001424811.257.297.279.576Sep 17, 192224BOS
24Paul Florence1192619260-0.37621618819434321422312.229.322.314.636May 21, 192626NYG
25Jake Flowers101923193402.3583194616932294337518162015825190139.256.333.350.683Sep 7, 192324STL
26Márgaro Gámiz4192619290-1.01103703312972120125018.218.268.263.53121HBG
27Chano García2192619270-0.460227188233930012422.207.310.223.53423AC
28Mike Gazella41923192800.51604323525185144032845650.241.350.304.654Jul 2, 192330NYY
29Tom Gee21925192600.252165144113811218218.264.346.326.67226TOT
30Charlie Gehringer HOF1919241942684.72323102458860177528395741461841427181901186372.320.404.480.884Sep 22, 192423DET
31Sam Gibson51926193200.513221120217509001400314.248.259.292.551Apr 19, 192626DET
32Lefty Gilmore1192619260-0.216433934000004.103.186.103.289NLG
33Hal Goldsmith41926192900.1476762813300700211.210.234.258.492Jun 23, 192627BSN
34José Gutiérrez1192619260-0.462258233337061229216.300.348.361.70923CSW
35Bill Hallahan12192519381-1.732864255743901412321036199.162.214.201.415Apr 16, 192523STL
36Halley Harding71926193707.9380169814852684417622415159160.297.368.386.75421ABC
37Bunny Hearn4192619290-0.259443845000100310.132.195.132.327Apr 13, 192622BSN
38Babe Herman1319261945039.415526230560388218183991101819979480520553.324.383.532.915Apr 14, 192623BRO
39Mike Herrera NLB51920192803.425510759641342614171852056815.271.324.331.655Sep 22, 192522BOS
40Eddie Huff3192219260-0.353179156203940113212.250.320.295.61523DM
41Bill Hunnefield61926193101.75111857166423045275991446740117111.272.322.344.666Apr 17, 192627CHW
42Merwin Jacobson4191519270-1.1133377331477692024703834.230.309.269.578Sep 8, 191532BRO
43Tom Jenkins6192519320-1.917149745942119146344132853.259.303.336.639Sep 15, 192528TOT
44Augie Johns2192619270-0.13635283400030023.143.226.143.369Apr 16, 192626DET
45Pearley Johnson3192619330-1.71013602855153840113255.186.333.242.57521BBS
46Joe Kelly21926192800.297246228197016313900814.307.336.417.753Apr 13, 192626CHC
47Joe Kiefer3192019260-0.11513130110000003.077.077.154.231Oct 1, 192026BOS
48Tony Lazzeri HOF1419261939147.71740731462979861840334115178119414882869864.292.380.467.846Apr 13, 192622NYY
49Dutch Levsen6192319280-0.6801471351324300900537.178.207.200.407Sep 28, 192328CLE
50Cando López71926193910.6269116610741312913310121093067.271.315.354.66920CSW
51Del Lundgren3192419270-0.456555167020100121.137.154.216.370Apr 27, 192426BOS
52Ernie Maun21924192600.13615151500010001.333.333.333.667May 16, 192425PHI
53Hugh McMullen4192519290-1.364114108619300610222.176.191.204.395Sep 19, 192524NYG
54Herb McQuaid2192319260-0.32915140000000004.000.000.000.000Jun 22, 192327NYY
55Ski Melillo12192619370-0.9137755415063590131621064225476964327306.260.306.340.646Apr 18, 192626SLB
56Alex Metzler61925193007.456023001968290561854192064527260144.285.374.384.757Sep 16, 192523PHA
57Willie Miles3192419270-0.562268237326092118622.253.319.321.640CEL
58Bill Morrell3192619310-0.14844376600010154.162.262.162.424Apr 20, 192633WSH
59John Mungin3192519270-0.524464424000101.091.111.091.20221BBS
60Joe Munson21925192600.44215713622395331811115.287.349.434.783Sep 18, 192526CHC
61Buddy Myer1719251941248.61923819270381174213135313038848157109965428.303.389.406.795Sep 26, 192522WSH
62Johnny Neun61925193101.343210869451712734217285412911093.289.366.376.742Apr 14, 192525DET
63Ernie Nevers3192619280-0.3456160212200100018.200.200.233.433Apr 26, 192624SLB
64Bob Osborn6192519310-1.11211521442222101100040.153.153.181.333Sep 16, 192523CHC
65Dewitt Owens5192619300-1.92691018940972393031671940.254.285.296.58125CEL
66Joe Pate21926192700.17943372730060043.189.268.270.539Apr 15, 192634PHA
67Mario Pedemonte1192619260-0.219363227210100.219.219.344.563CSW
68Rafael Pedroso3192619280-2.4109414376328072344220.213.253.266.51821CSW
69Willie Powell9192519340-0.4120316283214740115015.166.208.191.39922CAG
70Bill Regan61926193104.16412570236423663215836182943828122245.267.306.387.694Jun 2, 192627BOS
71Hal Rhyne71926193303.265522982031252508982221921311184127.250.318.323.641Apr 18, 192627PIT
72Newt Robinson3192519270-0.277233198164044016512614.202.301.263.564HIL
73Basilio Rosell41926192901.4912402201663103118111.286.323.373.69624CSW
74Sy Rosenthal2192519260-0.21233923574095175444512621.266.319.375.695Sep 8, 192522BOS
75E. Russell21924192600.13412912116314321113.256.274.388.663TOT
76Jack Russell15192619401-1.0580685617651031791401036213.167.213.229.441May 5, 192620BOS
77Pedro San3192619280-0.346109104419200503.183.206.202.40826CSE
78Bob Saunders1192619260-0.212201923000200.158.158.158.31624TOT
79Hank Schreiber5191419260-0.13696911018500600116.198.207.253.459Apr 14, 191434CHC
80Pete Scott31926192802.520860752295158416888525963.303.377.450.827Apr 13, 192628CHC
81Wally Shaner41923192900.6207684629801754584721354354.278.327.394.722May 4, 192326BOS
82Oscar Siemer2192519260-1.147125119829111110037.244.262.294.556May 20, 192524BSN
83Don Songer4192419270-0.27158534701020056.132.207.170.377Sep 21, 192427PIT
84Codie Spearman11926192600.53411610716365012026.336.383.411.79428CEL
85Jerry Standaert31925192900.586145132144210201800810.318.362.424.786Apr 16, 192524BRO
86Stuffy Stewart8191619290-0.717629026574631431182171732.238.284.325.608Sep 3, 191632WSH
87Al Stokes2192519260-1.24715113814253407001236.181.247.261.508May 10, 192526BOS
88Tack Summers41923192800.814754749162137176247538.279.341.350.69126CEL
89Bennie Tate101924193403.7566171615601444356816417251611851.279.330.351.681Apr 29, 192424WSH
90Eddie Taylor11926192601.19232727237738203343826.268.368.313.681Apr 14, 192624BSN
91LeRoy Taylor81925193413.135614851359250416471851786882.306.349.378.72723ABC
92Myles Thomas51926193000.11081591461635100800317.240.260.247.507Apr 18, 192628NYY
93Tommy Thomas12192619370-0.5399823722571411813710040152.195.238.235.473Apr 17, 192626CHW
94Chick Tolson51925193000.21443132752378161445122639.284.350.393.743Jul 3, 192527CHC
95Roy Tyler31925193300.12911010210274301156.265.306.363.66826CEL
96Ty Tyson31926192800.1199760704891973445731443561.280.320.361.681Apr 13, 192634NYG
97Ernie Vick4192219260-0.257124112122671070098.232.289.313.602Jun 29, 192225STL
98Paul Waner HOF2019261945474.72549107679459162731526051911131309104861091376.333.404.473.878Apr 13, 192623PIT
99Jack Warner81925193300.347817571546200387522011203115142137.250.319.312.630Sep 24, 192522DET
100Tony Welzer21926192700.176103808122005001615.150.292.175.467Apr 13, 192627BOS
101Johnny Werts41926192900.688125111826111900827.234.286.288.574Apr 14, 192628BSN
102John Williams51926193001.3195536497751291812971529.260.303.398.70121DM
103Claude Willoughby7192519310-1.6219299272143930013002073.143.202.154.356Sep 18, 192527PHI
104Hal Wiltse4192619310-0.71021751621026400530430.160.186.185.371Apr 13, 192622BOS
105Laymon Yokely12192619440-1.7160365334185071226211.150.182.195.37620BBS
106Tom Young101926194116.9345119010571833165624111903395.299.358.429.78723KCM

Pitching

Pitching
Rk Name Yrs From To ASG WAR W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP Debut Age Tm
1Ed Baecht6192619370-0.456.4555.5664927300160.12001169997816111057551.734Apr 24, 192619PHI
2Win Ballou41925192900.21920.4875.119928451003329.2398224187221682109501215001.717Aug 24, 192528SLB
3Walter Beall51924192900.355.5004.43361212101124.01107961411108594115831.782Sep 3, 192426NYY
4Chet Brewer1319251948217.35951.5363.42150118780107964.08994913661731904684712520231.26319KCM
5Sam Cooper41923192900.4811.4215.36372351110203.122715012188582849211.53428HBG
6General Crowder1119261936129.0167115.5924.124022927115016222344.12453120410721378002479916320100701.388Jul 24, 192627WSH
7Heliodoro Díaz61926193508.62850.3594.151047395423672.1688391310162564091601513641.40421CSW
8Ralph Ducy1192619260-0.211.5005.2332000010.110116142000451.35522DM
9Chet Falk3192519270-1.154.5566.0440823300114.21589777454166025341.849Apr 20, 192521SLB
10Buddy Fields2192419260-3.219.10010.51158600155.21109465419285003172.317TOT
11Sam Gibson51926193202.73238.4574.2813175343345588.16763522802724932082311426451.572Apr 19, 192626DET
12Lefty Gilmore1192619260-0.158.3855.42161270099.2110756043940604581.495NLG
13Hal Goldsmith41926192900.6610.3754.04472014601185.0235104838560301068261.573Jun 23, 192627BSN
14Bill Hallahan1219251938115.910294.5204.0332422453901471740.118389157797177936856847176241.504Apr 16, 192523STL
15Bunny Hearn41926192900.5711.3894.38591327302158.116190774820651036921.535Apr 13, 192622BSN
16Mike Herrera NLB5192019280-0.301.000108.00110000.154400100615.000Sep 22, 192522BOS
17Augie Johns2192619270-0.364.6005.38361413311113.21187868670415015301.654Apr 16, 192626DET
18Joe Kiefer3192019260-0.205.0006.16154800049.256393423094012361.732Oct 1, 192026BOS
19Dutch Levsen61923192804.22126.4474.178051142330404.042621818717173288131517831.483Sep 28, 192328CLE
20Del Lundgren3192419270-1.2515.2506.51562017520184.022014113391185483128691.837Apr 27, 192426BOS
21Ernie Maun2192419260-1.635.3756.193651800072.21036050628142033471.803May 16, 192425PHI
22Herb McQuaid21923192600.1201.0004.332922000072.2794535523155113191.404Jun 22, 192327NYY
23Bill Morrell31926193100.086.5714.6448915301143.217283749570352116381.594Apr 20, 192633WSH
24John Mungin31925192700.645.4445.2322132700106.2143726252228414751.54721BBS
25Ernie Nevers31926192801.4612.3334.64441219602178.11961069213610393267591.441Apr 26, 192624SLB
26Bob Osborn61925193102.92717.6144.3212143511102446.152824021417181214031319961.588Sep 16, 192523CHC
27Dewitt Owens5192619300-0.301.00014.541000004.11187120000253.00025CEL
28Joe Pate21926192703.693.7503.51792520013166.21767465672383027381.488Apr 15, 192634PHA
29Mario Pedemonte1192619260-2.0210.1678.111513240071.010383641141305053482.028CSW
30Rafael Pedroso31926192800.2002.25100004.041102200171.50021CSW
31Willie Powell919251934013.35441.5683.5311898162142772.277839430312221420260417641.29322CAG
32Basilio Rosell41926192905.71745.2744.52705344552482.154629624230140226171614811.42224CSW
33Jack Russell1519261940118.185141.3764.46557182209713392050.224541187101783571594182652290201.475May 5, 192620BOS
34Pedro San31926192801.41618.4715.38463271801262.22781841571614812712611891.62226CSE
35Bob Saunders11926192600.031.7504.85129220055.2674030514135112551.45524TOT
36Don Songer41924192701.51014.4173.38711731514202.12041067610984413019041.493Sep 21, 192427PIT
37Codie Spearman1192619260-0.20040.501100000.223303000077.50028CEL
38Myles Thomas5192619300-1.52322.5114.6410540331103434.249928422419189112140719341.583Apr 18, 192628NYY
39Tommy Thomas1219261937025.8117128.4784.113982678612815132176.123411185995144712227362462394561.403Apr 17, 192626CHW
40Tony Welzer21926192701.61014.4174.78762430912310.2381197165151248570514041.626Apr 13, 192627BOS
41Johnny Werts41926192901.91521.4174.298840341112378.0460210180141110111140916771.511Apr 14, 192628BSN
42John Williams51926193004.64330.5894.251097254146606.066436028611200273140119101.42621DM
43Claude Willoughby71925193100.33858.3965.84219101603349841.111116315465740671751812239401.803Sep 18, 192527PHI
44Hal Wiltse41926193103.12040.3334.8710265202321500.1589320271172112134160822561.599Apr 13, 192622BOS
45Laymon Yokely1219261944011.85255.4864.28159111226464920.0908564438453970444400540641.41820BBS
Totals21819201948516510461171.4724.40424222181108103610915919762.2218951160696669217524161711945536359797041.732