1908 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Season


1907-08 / 1908-09



Walter Schlichter (President)
John Connor (Vice President)
John Bright (Treasurer)
Nat Strong (General Secretary)

Top Hitter


John Henry
Lloyd

Top Pitcher


Charles
Earle

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
PG
.427
2
LEL
.392
3
ABC
.375
4
BRG
.364
5
PG/BRG
.360
6
LEL
.358
7
BRG
.347
8
LEL
.341
9
BRG
.337
10
CSH/AZU
.333

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
BG
0.00
2
SBB
0.00
3
SBB
0.33
4
BG
0.69
5
KEY
1.06
6
CTA
1.92
7
LEL
1.97
8
LEL
2.00
9
PG/LEL
2.42
10
PG
2.52


Standings
Glossary

National Association


National Association of Colored Professional Clubs of the United States and Cuba

vs NAC vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
19
10
1
.655
-
21
12
1
.636
5.1
4.5
Meyerrose Park (Queens, NY)
2
16
15
0
.516
4.0
21
19
0
.525
5.4
4.2
Columbia Park (Philadelphia, PA)
3
6
12
1
.333
7.5
8
19
1
.296
2.8
5.7
No Home Ballpark
4
3
7
0
.300
6.5
9
14
0
.391
4.3
5.0
No Home Ballpark
* = League Champion      

Western Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
14
7
0
.667
-
7.1
4.8
Logan Square Park (Chicago, IL)
2
5
4
0
.556
3.0
7.8
6.0
No Home Ballpark
3
4
7
0
.364
5.0
4.7
8.0
Northwestern Park (Indianapolis, IN)


Northern Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
3
2
0
.600
-
4.6
3.6
Downtown Park (St. Paul, MN)
2
2
3
0
.400
1.0
3.6
4.6
Minnehaha Park (Minneapolis, MN), Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN)


Negro Championship of the South

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
3
0
.571
-
2.6
2.1
Electric Park (San Antonio, TX)
2
3
4
0
.429
1.0
2.1
2.6
Unknown (Birmingham, AL)


Cuban Summer League


El Premio de Verano

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
6
3
1
.667
-
3.7
3.6
Almendares Park I (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)
2
7
4
0
.636
-
3.9
2.5
Almendares Park I (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)
3
2
8
1
.200
4.5
2.7
4.2
Almendares Park I (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)



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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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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