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

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
LFC
.600
2
BLB
.571
3
PYT
.563
4
LFC
.529
5
BLB
.500
6
PKS
.500
7
PKS
.500
8
PKS
.486
9
PYT
.462
10
PKS
.457

K/BB

# Player Team SO/BB
1
PKS
11.00
2
RES
6.50
3
GOR
6.00
4
PYT
5.00
5
PYT
4.00
6
PKS
2.00
7
PKS
2.00
8
LFC
1.25
9
GOR
1.00
10
PYT
0.57


Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
PKS
29
1B
35
2/15/1858 (Madison, VA)
10/21/1931 (Pittsburgh, PA)
2
LFC
LF
19
3
PYT
24
CF
4
8/2/1894 (Philadelphia, PA)
4
PKS
C
4
5
PYT
RF
32
6
PKS
LF
5
7
BLB
C
5
8
LFC
2B
21
9
RES
RF
5
10
LFC
3B
19
11
RES
1B
5
12
BLB
21
P
12
22.0
5/13/1866 (Baltimore, MD)
9/6/1917 (Baltimore, MD)
13
GOR
RF
11
14
BLB
CF
26
15
PYT
27
2B
29
12/31/1859 (Williamsport, PA)
6/22/1923 (Philadelphia, PA)
16
GOR
2B
21
17
PYT
3B
26
18
PKS
3B
35
19
LFC
SS
3
20
LFC
CF
7
3.0
21
BLB
C
22
22
PKS
P
23
35.2
23
PKS
RF
26
15.1
24
PYT
1B
32
25
BLB
RF
26
26
BLB
3B
17
2.1
27
GOR
1B
4
28
GOR
RF
9
29
GOR
21
3B
22
9/28/1865 (Greenville, NJ)
5/15/1900 (New York, NY)
30
PYT
P
9
9.0
31
GOR
C
25
5.2
32
GOR
1B
22
5.0
33
PKS
C
18
34
LFC
3B
3
35
LFC
25
RF
20
15.0
36
PYT
19
P
18
24.2
1868 (Detroit, MI)
5/10/1917 (Saginaw, MI)
37
LFC
C
15
38
PKS
19
LF
18
9.0
12/17/1867 (Cumberland, MD)
11/2/1942 (Pittsburgh, PA)
39
GOR
P
22
26.2
40
PYT
LF
31
41
RES
26
SS
5
7/25/1924 (New York, NY)
42
BLB
SS
28
43
BLB
1B
8
44
LFC
21
SS
17
45
PKS
19
LF
9
10/1/1867 (Washington, DC)
10/24/1905 (Wheeling, WV)
46
PYT
27
C
19
1860 (Princeton, NJ)
47
RES
20
P
5
9.0
10/10/1866 (Norfolk, VA)
8/26/1926 (Boston, MA)
48
GOR
SS
4
49
BLB
2B
26
50
GOR
SS
25
51
RES
C
5
L
52
LFC
P
10
18.0
53
PKS
20
CF
35
4/6/1867 (Washington, DC)
54
BLB
P
14
27.2
55
PYT
27
1B
4
1/8/1896 (Philadelphia, PA)
56
RES
LF
5
57
RES
17
CF
5
1870 (Boston, MA)
11/5/1897 (Cambridge, MA)
58
LFC
1B
21
59
BLB
1B
28
60
LFC
C
15
61
PYT
CF
19
62
PYT
P
15
11.1
63
RES
3B
5
64
PKS
26
C
22
7/27/1860 (Steubenville, OH)
11/23/1937 (Steubenville, OH)
65
GOR
CF
18
6.1
66
PKS
19
2B
35
R
R
6/12/1868 (Bellaire, OH)
8/26/1955 (Central Islip, NY)
67
RES
2B
5
68
GOR
CF
17
69
BLB
26
LF
28
3/2/1861 (Talah, Liberia)
11/20/1940 (Suffolk, VA)
70
PKS
SS
35
71
LFC
C
5
72
PYT
SS
32
9.0

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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