1888 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1888 Season


1887 / 1891

Top Hitter


George
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Stovey

Leaders

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
CBG
28
2
CBG/GOR
21
3
FRY
10
4
GOR
6
5
ATH
5
6
DTN
2
7
CBG
1


Fielding



Teams
# Team Lg Lg Lg
1
45
45
396.0
130
50
27
0
.870
.848
4.09
4.35
0.7
1.9
0.4
2
IND
18
18
162.0
54
27
11
0
.880
.812
4.50
4.19
0.9
6.4
-0.1
3
NvM
9
9
81.0
27
18
2
0
.957
.905
5.00
4.60
1.1
14.8
1.6
4
NvM
9
9
81.0
27
15
2
2
.955
.905
4.67
4.60
-0.4
-6.0
-0.5
5
IND
9
9
81.0
27
12
8
2
.830
.812
4.33
4.19
-2.2
-30.9
-1.4
5
2
90
90
801.0
265
122
50
4
.886
.848
4.35
4.35
0.0
0.0
0.0



Players
# Team Pos Lg Lg
1
SS
5
5
44.0
5
11
1
0
.941
.879
3.27
3.73
-1.4
-32.3
-1.4
2
1B
4
4
35.0
31
0
2
1
.939
.962
7.97
10.58
-0.8
-22.8
-0.8
3
CBG
3B
4
4
35.0
5
5
3
0
.769
.832
2.57
3.00
0.9
26.0
0.9
4
CBG
2B
4
4
35.0
9
13
6
0
.786
.839
5.66
6.02
0.0
0.4
0.0
5
CBG
CF
3
3
26.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.769
1.04
1.16
-0.1
-4.9
0.5
6
CBG
LF
3
3
26.0
3
1
1
0
.800
.776
1.38
0.74
1.3
49.7
1.1
7
CBG
C
3
3
26.0
25
2
4
0
.871
.932
9.35
8.58
0.1
2.1
0.0
8
CBG
P
3
3
27.0
0
7
1
0
.875
.828
2.33
3.28
9
GOR
SS
2
2
18.0
4
5
2
0
.818
.870
4.50
3.33
-0.0
-1.5
-0.0
10
GOR
1B
2
2
18.0
22
1
2
0
.920
.945
11.50
8.67
0.8
44.7
0.8
11
GOR
3B
2
2
18.0
5
1
1
0
.857
.800
3.00
2.67
-1.1
-62.9
-1.1
12
GOR
LF
2
2
18.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.750
1.00
0.50
0.5
28.2
0.5
13
GOR
C
2
2
18.0
11
2
0
0
1.000
.933
6.50
11.67
0.2
8.9
0.0
14
P
2
2
18.0
1
6
2
0
.778
.875
3.50
3.50
15
C
2
2
18.0
30
3
2
0
.943
.933
16.50
11.67
0.7
41.0
0.0
16
CBG
RF
2
2
17.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.06
1.03
-0.2
-9.4
-0.2
17
ATH
2B
1
1
9.0
0
7
1
0
.875
.829
7.00
7.46
0.8
92.9
0.8
18
ATH
P
1
1
9.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.733
2.00
2.83
19
FRY
2B
1
1
9.0
4
3
2
0
.778
.848
7.00
4.67
0.2
17.7
0.2
20
CBG
3B
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.00
4.11
-0.7
-75.0
-0.7
21
DTN
1B
1
1
9.0
13
0
0
1
1.000
.980
13.00
12.60
0.0
4.6
0.0
22
CBG
SS
1
1
9.0
0
2
1
0
.667
.870
2.00
3.33
0.1
9.5
0.1
23
GOR
2B
1
1
9.0
2
2
1
0
.800
.848
4.00
4.67
-0.4
-39.2
-0.4
24
GOR
CF
1
1
9.0
3
2
1
0
.833
.667
5.00
1.33
2.2
243.3
1.2
25
GOR
2B
1
1
9.0
3
3
0
0
1.000
.848
6.00
4.67
0.3
28.6
0.3
26
CBG
RF
1
1
9.0
3
1
3
0
.571
.615
4.00
1.33
1.7
188.3
1.3
27
ATH
SS
1
1
9.0
1
6
1
0
.875
.895
7.00
4.37
1.0
109.8
1.0
28
GOR
RF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.615
0.00
1.33
-0.9
-101.2
-0.7
29
DTN
P
1
1
9.0
0
5
2
0
.714
.733
5.00
2.83
30
DTN
CF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
0.77
-0.5
-60.3
-0.5
31
FRY
LF
1
1
9.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.750
0.00
0.50
-0.4
-47.2
-0.4
32
CBG
P
1
1
8.0
0
3
2
0
.600
.733
3.38
2.83
33
CBG
2B
1
1
9.0
2
2
1
0
.800
.848
4.00
4.67
0.2
20.2
0.2
34
ATH
1B
1
1
9.0
16
0
0
0
1.000
.980
16.00
12.60
-0.0
-4.1
-0.0
35
FRY
3B
1
1
9.0
2
2
1
1
.800
.800
4.00
2.67
0.2
25.9
0.2
36
CBG
C
1
1
9.0
11
0
1
0
.917
.933
11.00
11.67
-1.5
-166.6
0.0
37
CBG
LF
1
1
9.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.833
2.00
1.29
0.5
51.9
-0.3
38
ATH
LF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.833
0.00
1.29
-0.8
-94.1
-0.4
39
ATH
CF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.00
0.77
0.3
34.5
0.3
40
GOR
CF
1
1
9.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.667
1.00
1.33
-0.3
-30.0
-0.6
41
GOR
P
1
1
9.0
0
5
0
0
1.000
.875
5.00
3.50
42
CBG
LF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.750
0.00
0.50
-0.2
-25.7
-0.2
43
FRY
P
1
1
9.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.875
3.00
3.50
44
CBG
CF
1
1
9.0
0
0
2
0
.000
.667
0.00
1.33
-0.7
-82.9
-0.4
45
ATH
RF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
1.03
-0.3
-30.2
-0.3
46
FRY
RF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.615
1.00
1.33
-0.2
-21.5
0.0
47
DTN
2B
1
1
9.0
4
3
0
0
1.000
.829
7.00
7.46
-1.1
-121.6
-1.1
48
DTN
SS
1
1
9.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.895
3.00
4.37
0.4
41.7
0.4
49
CBG
CF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.00
0.77
0.1
9.7
0.1
50
CBG
RF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.615
0.00
1.33
-0.8
-85.0
-0.6
51
FRY
CF
1
1
9.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.667
0.00
1.33
-0.9
-100.1
-0.6
52
GOR
RF
1
1
9.0
1
0
2
0
.333
.615
1.00
1.33
-0.3
-33.4
-0.1
53
ATH
3B
1
1
9.0
3
2
0
0
1.000
.941
5.00
4.11
0.1
16.0
0.1
54
DTN
C
1
1
9.0
4
2
0
1
1.000
.931
6.00
6.94
0.6
67.0
0.0
55
CBG
1B
1
1
9.0
10
0
0
0
1.000
.945
10.00
8.67
0.0
3.0
0.0
56
CBG
RF
1
1
9.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.615
2.00
1.33
0.5
52.8
0.1
57
DTN
RF
1
1
9.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.00
1.03
0.4
47.9
0.4
58
ATH
C
1
1
9.0
6
1
0
0
1.000
.931
7.00
6.94
-0.1
-6.4
0.0
59
DTN
LF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.833
0.00
1.29
-0.8
-85.0
-0.3
60
DTN
3B
1
1
9.0
4
2
0
0
1.000
.941
6.00
4.11
0.5
57.9
0.5
61
CBG
1B
1
1
9.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.945
8.00
8.67
-0.0
-4.3
-0.0
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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