1897 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1897 Season


Independent Clubs


1896 / 1898

Top Hitter


Louis
Reynolds

Top Pitcher


William
Selden

Leaders

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CXG
0.94
2
CU
1.00
3
CU
1.13
4
PFG
1.38
5
CXG
1.61
6
CBG
1.75
7
CU
1.78
8
CU
1.83
9
CXG
2.00
10
CBG
2.12


Advanced Pitching

Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
72.0
1.46
5.8%
11.0%
0.53
1.8%
2
IND
45.0
1.42
13.0%
5.3%
2.45
2.4%
3
IND
33.0
2.45
6.7%
7.2%
0.92
3.9%
4
IND
8.0
1.38
25.7%
0.0%
2.9%
4
1
158.0
1.65
8.9%
8.0%
1.12
2.5%



Players
# Team Role
1
CU
SP
29.0
1.83
5.7%
13.5%
0.42
0.7%
2
CU
SP
18.0
1.00
8.5%
11.3%
0.75
4.2%
3
CXG
SP
18.0
1.61
10.3%
1.1%
9.00
1.1%
4
CXG
SP
18.0
0.94
18.9%
5.4%
3.50
1.4%
5
CU
RP
16.0
1.13
4.2%
6.9%
0.60
1.4%
6
CU
SP
9.0
1.78
4.8%
9.5%
0.50
2.4%
7
CBG
SP
9.0
2.44
4.1%
4.1%
1.00
0.0%
8
CXG
SP
9.0
2.00
8.5%
12.8%
0.67
6.4%
9
CBG
SP
8.0
1.75
2.6%
20.5%
0.13
0.0%
10
PFG
SP
8.0
1.38
25.7%
0.0%
2.9%
11
CBG
RP
5.2
2.12
7.1%
0.0%
3.6%
12
CBG
RP
4.2
2.57
7.7%
3.8%
2.00
11.5%
13
CBG
SP
3.1
3.90
8.7%
8.7%
1.00
8.7%
14
CBG
SP
2.1
3.43
20.0%
0.0%
6.7%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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