1888 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1888 Season


Independent Clubs


1887 / 1891

Top Hitter


George
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Stovey

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
CBG
.571
2
CBG
.383
3
FRY/CBG
.382
4
CBG
.378
5
CBG
.334
6
FRY/CBG
.309
7
GOR
.255
8
FRY/CBG
.206
9
FRY/CBG
.198
10
GOR
.194

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
CBG
267
2
GOR
133
3
FRY
22
4
CBG/GOR
0


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

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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