1888 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1888 Season


Independent Clubs


1887 / 1891

Top Hitter


George
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Stovey

Leaders

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CBG/GOR
0.50
2
CBG
0.67
3
GOR
1.11
4
FRY
1.44


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
3
117
115
16
27
2
2
2
10
4
1
1
.235
.248
.339
.587
153
2
IND
1
43
42
8
9
2
0
0
4
1
0
1
.214
.233
.262
.494
120
3
IND
2
61
58
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
3
23
0
.069
.115
.069
.184
-18
3
1
9
221
215
26
40
4
2
2
15
5
4
23
2
.186
.208
.251
.459
100



Players
# Team Pos
1
CBG
2B
3
14
14
6
7
2
1
0
3
0
0
0
.500
.500
.786
1.286
450
2
C
2
10
9
3
3
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
.333
.400
.444
.844
280
3
CBG
3B
3
13
11
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
.364
.462
.364
.825
266
4
CBG
1B
3
13
13
1
4
0
0
1
3
1
0
0
.308
.308
.538
.846
260
5
SS
3
13
13
2
4
1
0
0
2
1
0
0
.308
.308
.385
.692
200
6
GOR
P
2
7
7
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
4
0
.286
.286
.286
.571
150
7
CF
3
13
13
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.231
.231
.231
.462
102
8
1B
2
9
9
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
95
9
GOR
3B
2
8
7
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
77
10
FRY
LF
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
75
11
CBG
LF
3
13
13
2
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.077
.077
.308
.385
58
12
GOR
LF
2
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
13
GOR
C
2
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
7
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
14
3B
2
9
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
15
P
2
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
16
FRY
RF
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
17
FRY
CF
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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.

Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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