The Negro American League playoffs pitted the Birmingham Black Barons (BIR), winners of the first half, against the Chicago American Giants (CAG), winners of the second half. The Black Barons won the best-of-five championship, 3 games to 2.
The Black Barons thus advanced to the Negro World Series where they played the Negro National League champion Homestead Grays (HOM).
+ 1943 NAL Championship Series: Birmingham Black Barons def. Chicago American Giants, 3-2
+ 1943 Negro League World Series: Homestead Grays (NNL) def. Birmingham Black Barons (NAL), 4-3-1
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