1898 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1898 Season


Independent Clubs


1897 / 1899

Top Hitter


Robert
Jackson

Top Pitcher


Harry
Buckner

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
CU
1.367
2
CU
1.032
3
CXG
.971
4
CXG
.870
5
CXG
.833
6
CU
.789
7
CU
.736
8
CXG
.698
9
CU
.692
10
CXG
.667

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CU
0.81
2
CXG
0.89
3
CXG
1.15
4
CU
1.38
5
CBG
1.44
6
CXG
1.44
7
CXG
2.56


Fielding


Teams
# Team Lg Lg Lg
1
IND
45
45
423.0
140
58
26
6
.884
.905
4.21
4.19
-1.3
-3.5
-0.4
2
IND
40
36
351.0
116
43
11
5
.935
.905
4.08
4.19
0.8
2.5
0.1
3
IND
9
9
81.0
27
14
3
0
.932
.905
4.56
4.19
0.5
7.3
0.3
3
1
94
90
855.0
283
115
40
11
.909
.905
4.19
4.19
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0



Players
# Team Pos Lg Lg
1
CXG
3B
5
5
47.0
5
10
6
2
.714
.805
2.87
3.13
-0.1
-2.9
-0.1
2
CXG
CF
4
4
38.0
7
0
0
0
1.000
.913
1.66
1.99
-0.5
-12.3
-0.5
3
CU
CF
4
3
32.1
9
0
0
0
1.000
.913
2.51
1.99
0.6
18.8
0.6
4
CXG
LF
4
4
38.0
15
0
0
0
1.000
.929
3.55
2.46
3.0
80.1
3.3
5
CU
3B
4
4
39.0
8
8
1
1
.941
.805
3.69
3.13
0.3
8.0
0.3
6
CU
LF
4
4
33.0
7
1
2
1
.800
.929
2.18
2.46
-0.8
-24.3
-1.2
7
CU
1B
4
4
39.0
47
0
2
1
.959
.956
10.85
10.33
0.8
21.3
0.8
8
CXG
SS
4
4
39.0
2
15
9
0
.654
.787
3.92
4.55
0.7
16.8
0.7
9
CU
SS
4
4
39.0
8
14
2
1
.917
.787
5.08
4.55
0.3
7.1
0.3
10
CXG
2B
3
3
30.0
19
5
2
1
.923
.948
7.20
5.21
-0.9
-30.1
-0.9
11
CU
2B
3
3
30.0
5
5
0
1
1.000
.948
3.00
5.21
-0.5
-18.1
-0.5
12
CXG
C
3
3
29.0
16
0
1
0
.941
.949
4.97
5.31
-0.1
-3.7
0.0
13
CXG
RF
3
3
29.0
4
2
0
0
1.000
.950
1.86
1.80
0.3
10.4
-0.2
14
CXG
1B
3
3
29.0
28
0
3
1
.903
.956
8.69
10.33
-1.2
-42.0
-1.2
15
CU
P
2
2
21.0
3
2
2
0
.714
.912
2.14
2.94
16
CU
RF
2
2
18.0
3
2
0
0
1.000
.950
2.50
1.80
0.6
32.0
-0.2
17
CU
C
2
2
18.0
8
2
1
0
.909
.949
5.00
5.31
-0.6
-33.6
0.0
18
CU
C
2
2
21.0
10
1
1
0
.917
.949
4.71
5.31
0.7
33.0
0.0
19
CU
P
2
1
17.1
0
5
0
0
1.000
.912
2.60
2.94
20
CU
RF
2
2
21.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.950
2.57
1.80
0.7
34.6
1.3
21
CXG
1B
2
2
18.0
21
1
0
1
1.000
.956
11.00
10.33
-0.0
-1.9
-0.0
22
CXG
P
2
2
20.0
2
2
0
0
1.000
.912
1.80
2.94
23
CXG
C
2
2
18.0
9
3
0
0
1.000
.949
6.00
5.31
-0.5
-27.1
0.0
24
CBG
2B
1
1
9.0
3
3
0
0
1.000
.948
6.00
5.21
0.5
54.9
0.5
25
CBG
P
1
1
9.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.912
3.00
2.94
26
CBG
RF
1
1
9.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.950
2.00
1.80
0.5
56.2
0.7
27
CXG
2B
1
1
9.0
4
3
0
1
1.000
.948
7.00
5.21
0.6
71.6
0.6
28
CXG
SS
1
1
8.0
1
2
1
0
.750
.787
3.38
4.55
-0.5
-65.3
-0.5
29
CU
LF
1
0
6.0
0
0
0
0
.929
0.00
2.46
-1.0
-172.7
-1.0
30
CU
P
1
1
0.2
0
1
0
0
1.000
.912
13.50
2.94
31
CXG
P
1
1
9.0
0
4
1
0
.800
.912
4.00
2.94
32
CBG
LF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.929
1.00
2.46
-1.0
-109.1
-0.9
33
CBG
CF
1
1
9.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.913
2.00
1.99
0.2
17.5
0.2
34
CU
2B
1
1
9.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.948
3.00
5.21
0.1
15.8
0.1
35
CU
CF
1
1
0.2
0
0
0
0
.913
0.00
1.99
-0.1
-151.0
-0.1
36
CU
CF
1
0
6.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.913
1.50
1.99
-0.3
-49.3
-0.3
37
CXG
LF
1
1
9.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.929
2.00
2.46
-0.2
-25.1
-0.2
38
CXG
P
1
1
9.0
0
6
0
0
1.000
.912
6.00
2.94
39
CBG
SS
1
1
9.0
3
3
1
0
.857
.787
6.00
4.55
-0.4
-45.5
-0.4
40
CXG
CF
1
1
9.0
2
0
2
0
.500
.913
2.00
1.99
0.1
10.9
0.1
41
CXG
RF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.950
0.00
1.80
-1.1
-117.2
-0.8
42
CXG
P
1
1
9.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.912
3.00
2.94
43
CXG
RF
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.950
0.00
1.80
-1.1
-117.2
-0.8
44
CBG
C
1
1
9.0
5
2
0
0
1.000
.949
7.00
5.31
0.5
56.4
0.0
45
CBG
1B
1
1
9.0
11
1
0
0
1.000
.956
12.00
10.33
0.4
46.9
0.4
46
CXG
2B
1
1
8.0
3
2
1
0
.833
.948
5.63
5.21
0.2
20.7
0.2
47
CBG
3B
1
1
9.0
0
2
1
0
.667
.805
2.00
3.13
-0.2
-19.3
-0.2
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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