1887 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1887 Season


National Colored League


1886 / 1888



Walter Brown (President)
J. J. Callis (Vice President)

Top Hitter


William
Woods

Top Pitcher


John
Nelson

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
LFC
.600
2
LFC
.529
3
BLB
.520
4
PYT
.500
5
BLB
.476
6
GOR
.455
7
LFC
.450
8
PKS
.438
9
PKS
.438
10
PKS
.421

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
GOR
0.00
2
PYT
0.79
3
PYT
1.00
4
PKS
1.00
5
PYT
1.00
6
PKS
1.01
7
PKS
1.76
8
RES
2.00
9
PYT
2.19
10
BLB
2.93


Wins Above Replacement


Bats:


Throws:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NCL
175
36.0
1.7
0.7
0.1
0.9
0.0
2
NCL
270
54.0
0.9
0.4
0.1
0.4
0.0
3
NCL
45
9.0
0.7
0.3
0.1
0.4
0.0
4
NCL
300
60.0
0.7
0.8
0.2
-0.2
0.0
5
NCL
200
43.2
-0.1
-0.5
-0.6
1.0
0.0
6
NCL
240
52.0
-0.7
-0.2
0.2
-0.8
0.0
6
1
1230
254.2
3.2
1.5
0.0
1.7
0.0



Players
# Team Pos
1
GOR
P
22
26.2
1.1
0.1
-0.0
1.0
-0.0
2
LFC
P
10
18.0
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
3
PYT
SS
32
9.0
0.7
0.5
0.0
0.2
0.0
4
LFC
RF
20
15.0
0.6
0.2
0.1
0.3
-0.0
5
GOR
1B
22
5.0
0.6
0.0
0.1
0.5
0.0
6
RES
P
5
9.0
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
7
BLB
1B
28
0.4
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.0
8
PKS
SS
35
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
9
PKS
LF
18
9.0
0.4
0.1
-0.0
0.3
-0.0
10
PKS
CF
35
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.0
11
PKS
C
22
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
12
PYT
3B
26
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
13
LFC
3B
19
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
14
BLB
C
22
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
15
LFC
C
15
0.2
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
16
PYT
P
18
24.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
17
PKS
2B
35
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
18
PYT
P
9
9.0
0.2
0.0
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
19
BLB
LF
28
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
20
LFC
SS
17
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
21
PYT
CF
19
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
22
RES
RF
5
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
23
PYT
C
19
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
RES
SS
5
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
LFC
C
15
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
LFC
1B
21
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
27
RES
LF
5
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
28
RES
C
5
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
29
PKS
3B
35
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
30
LFC
3B
3
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
31
LFC
SS
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
LFC
C
5
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
RES
CF
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
34
BLB
C
5
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
RES
1B
5
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
36
PYT
1B
4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
37
PKS
C
18
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
38
PKS
1B
35
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
39
RES
3B
5
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
RES
2B
5
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
GOR
1B
4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
42
BLB
SS
28
-0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
43
PYT
2B
29
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
44
PYT
CF
4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
45
BLB
CF
26
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
46
PKS
LF
5
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
47
PKS
C
4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
48
PYT
RF
32
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
49
GOR
SS
4
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
50
PYT
LF
31
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
51
LFC
LF
19
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
52
BLB
RF
26
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
53
GOR
C
25
5.2
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
54
PKS
LF
9
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
55
BLB
1B
8
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
56
GOR
CF
17
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
57
GOR
RF
11
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
58
GOR
SS
25
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
59
PYT
1B
32
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
60
LFC
2B
21
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
61
GOR
2B
21
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
62
GOR
RF
9
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
63
BLB
2B
26
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
64
BLB
P
14
27.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
65
PKS
RF
26
15.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
-0.0
66
LFC
CF
7
3.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
-0.0
67
PYT
P
15
11.1
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.0
68
GOR
3B
22
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
69
BLB
3B
17
2.1
-0.4
-0.1
0.1
-0.4
0.0
70
PKS
P
23
35.2
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
-0.0
71
BLB
P
12
22.0
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
0.0
72
GOR
CF
18
6.1
-0.6
-0.1
-0.1
-0.5
-0.0

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James