1908 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Indianapolis ABCs


4 - 7


(3rd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1907 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
John Merida (4-7)

Top Hitter


Sam
Gordon

Top Pitcher


Dicta
Johnson

League Ranks (3 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
66
3rd ERA+
84
3rd
OPS
.715
3rd ERA
6.33
3rd
BA
.233
3rd BA
.280
3rd
OBP
.286
3rd K/BB
2.23
1st
SLG
.429
2nd K%
13.8%
1st
BB%
4.9%
3rd BB%
6.2%
2nd
K%
HR%
1.7%
2nd
ISO
.196
1st WHIP
1.37
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Northwestern Park (Indianapolis, IN)
Ran Butler (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
5
16
14
3
6
3
0
0
2
0
1
1
0
.429
.500
.643
1.143
166
1B
27
9
36
33
6
5
2
0
2
4
2
2
1
0
.152
.222
.394
.616
41
2B
29
9
36
32
6
12
7
1
0
7
2
3
0
1
.375
.429
.656
1.085
150
3B
23
9
38
34
10
10
2
1
2
6
4
3
0
1
.294
.351
.588
.940
116
SS
22
6
25
23
5
8
3
2
2
6
2
1
1
0
.348
.400
.913
1.313
197
LF
6
27
24
6
5
0
0
1
2
4
2
1
0
.208
.296
.333
.630
48
CF
25
9
37
36
3
6
1
2
0
2
2
1
0
0
.167
.189
.306
.495
14
RF
6
23
21
3
7
2
1
0
5
2
0
0
2
.333
.333
.524
.857
98
LF
29
3
12
10
1
1
1
0
0
1
1
1
0
1
.100
.182
.200
.382
-10
SS
21
3
12
12
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.083
.083
.083
.167
-61
RF
2
8
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.000
.125
.000
.125
-67
C
23
3
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
2
7
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-63
RF
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
21
6
16
14
2
2
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
1
.143
.200
.143
.343
-18
SP
5
15
12
2
3
1
0
0
2
1
1
0
2
.250
.308
.333
.641
51
SP
2
8
8
0
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.500
.875
103
17
86
326
296
49
69
23
7
7
39
25
16
6
8
.233
.286
.429
.715
66
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
23
3B
38
.389
.372
7.9%
8.9%
5.3%
1.0%
.294
.159
25
CF
37
.213
.372
2.7%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.139
.159
29
2B
36
.453
.372
8.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.281
.159
27
1B
36
.266
.372
5.6%
8.9%
5.6%
1.0%
.242
.159
LF
27
.292
.372
7.4%
8.9%
3.7%
1.0%
.125
.159
22
SS
25
.529
.372
4.0%
8.9%
8.0%
1.0%
.565
.159
RF
23
.338
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.190
.159
21
SP
16
.163
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.159
30
C
16
.504
.372
6.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.214
.159
SP
15
.256
.372
6.7%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.083
.159
29
LF
12
.167
.372
8.3%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.100
.159
21
SS
12
.077
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.159
SP
8
.388
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.125
.159
RF
8
.093
.372
12.5%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.159
23
C
7
.000
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.159
C
7
.110
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.159
RF
3
.000
.372
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.159
17
326
.305
.372
4.9%
8.9%
2.1%
1.0%
.196
.159
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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