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


Sy
Hayman

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
PG
.485
2
LEL
.461
3
ABC
.453
4
CIU/ABC
.445
5
PG/BRG
.421
6
BRG
.413
7
CSH/AZU
.399
8
BRG
.399
9
ABC
.389
10
CSH
.379

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


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
WES
9
367
.342
7.9%
1.4%
.168
2
WES
21
827
.336
8.5%
0.2%
.101
3
NAC
24
884
.335
4.9%
0.2%
.076
4
NOR
3
115
.317
7.8%
0.9%
.080
5
NAC
19
715
.310
9.7%
0.1%
.053
6
WES
9
326
.305
4.9%
2.1%
.196
7
NAC
30
1159
.303
5.8%
0.1%
.053
8
PV
11
384
.293
8.9%
0.0%
.037
9
SOU
6
209
.272
4.3%
0.5%
.053
10
PV
9
325
.263
4.3%
0.0%
.070
11
NAC
24
804
.255
5.2%
0.6%
.057
12
NOR
3
97
.233
4.1%
0.0%
.033
13
PV
8
332
.214
7.5%
0.0%
.010
14
SOU
6
194
.166
3.6%
0.0%
.011
14
5
192
6738
.296
6.5%
0.4%
.072



Players
# Team Pos
1
CIU
SS
31
.586
12.9%
6.5%
.400
2
KEY
3B
14
.502
21.4%
0.0%
.182
3
KEY
LF
13
.486
0.0%
7.7%
.231
4
PG
SS
134
.485
6.0%
0.7%
.145
5
LEL
CF
92
.461
12.0%
1.1%
.215
6
ABC
2B
36
.453
8.3%
0.0%
.281
7
SS
37
.445
5.4%
5.4%
.455
8
LF
82
.421
7.3%
0.0%
.093
9
BRG
3B
106
.413
6.6%
0.9%
.168
10
RF
81
.399
8.6%
0.0%
.083
11
BRG
RF
84
.399
4.8%
0.0%
.104
12
ABC
3B
38
.389
7.9%
5.3%
.294
13
CSH
3B
75
.379
18.7%
0.0%
.050
14
CTA
2B
44
.379
9.1%
0.0%
.077
15
KEY
CF
13
.378
0.0%
0.0%
.000
16
CIU
CF
39
.375
10.3%
5.1%
.286
17
BRG
C
79
.372
5.1%
0.0%
.069
18
CIU
1B
41
.371
12.2%
2.4%
.114
19
PG
LF
119
.370
7.6%
0.0%
.103
20
SBB
CF
24
.363
0.0%
0.0%
.000
21
BRG
SS
100
.361
6.0%
0.0%
.086
22
CSH
1B
81
.355
9.9%
0.0%
.043
23
SPG
LF
10
.354
0.0%
0.0%
.000
24
KEY
RF
13
.353
0.0%
0.0%
.167
25
CTA
LF
46
.351
10.9%
0.0%
.083
26
BRG
P
84
.348
4.8%
0.0%
.065
27
CTA
RF
43
.344
18.6%
0.0%
.000
28
LEL
3B
92
.343
16.3%
0.0%
.080
29
CTA
CF
42
.343
9.5%
0.0%
.027
30
LEL
LF
102
.341
7.8%
0.0%
.080
31
SPG
3B
10
.334
20.0%
0.0%
.250
32
AZU
C
38
.333
7.9%
0.0%
.088
33
CTA
C
43
.331
2.3%
0.0%
.026
34
LF
33
.329
3.0%
0.0%
.067
35
CIU
3B
42
.328
7.1%
0.0%
.054
36
CIU
LF
40
.324
10.0%
0.0%
.242
37
LEL
RF
90
.321
11.1%
0.0%
.115
38
CSH
C
72
.321
9.7%
0.0%
.016
39
CTA
3B
43
.317
9.3%
0.0%
.029
40
LEL
1B
86
.316
10.5%
0.0%
.083
41
SPG
SS
11
.315
18.2%
0.0%
.000
42
LEL
2B
71
.308
8.5%
0.0%
.048
43
SBB
C
20
.307
5.0%
0.0%
.105
44
CSH
2B
67
.302
6.0%
0.0%
.067
45
CSH
SS
60
.301
10.0%
0.0%
.037
46
PG
C
124
.301
4.0%
0.0%
.080
47
PG
CF
125
.299
4.8%
0.0%
.034
48
CSH
CF
81
.297
9.9%
0.0%
.014
49
SPG
1B
10
.295
0.0%
0.0%
.000
50
CBG
3B
101
.288
4.0%
2.0%
.152
51
SBB
SS
24
.284
0.0%
0.0%
.042
52
KEY
1B
13
.284
7.7%
0.0%
.000
53
SPG
2B
12
.283
0.0%
0.0%
.083
54
CBG
1B
85
.283
5.9%
1.2%
.089
55
CSH
2B
73
.280
5.5%
0.0%
.029
56
ROJ
P
32
.278
3.1%
0.0%
.133
57
CIU
2B
38
.277
0.0%
0.0%
.108
58
PG
3B
121
.277
10.7%
0.0%
.010
59
ROJ
SS
35
.276
0.0%
0.0%
.029
60
KEY
C
13
.269
7.7%
0.0%
.000
61
PG
2B
136
.269
5.1%
0.0%
.040
62
SPG
CF
11
.268
0.0%
0.0%
.000
63
SPG
RF
11
.268
0.0%
0.0%
.000
64
ROJ
CF
36
.268
5.6%
0.0%
.059
65
LEL
SS
70
.266
4.3%
0.0%
.075
66
ABC
1B
36
.266
5.6%
5.6%
.242
67
CTA
1B
37
.252
8.1%
0.0%
.000
68
AZU
1B
40
.249
20.0%
0.0%
.000
69
SBB
LF
21
.246
4.8%
0.0%
.000
70
BRG
CF
92
.245
2.2%
1.1%
.069
71
AZU
CF
30
.243
10.0%
0.0%
.000
72
CBG
2B
86
.236
3.5%
0.0%
.051
73
BRG
1B
89
.236
6.7%
0.0%
.026
74
AZU
2B
38
.233
2.6%
0.0%
.000
75
LF
36
.232
5.6%
0.0%
.121
76
CBG
CF
85
.231
4.7%
0.0%
.038
77
ROJ
RF
35
.229
11.4%
0.0%
.000
78
SBB
LF
21
.228
0.0%
0.0%
.048
79
ROJ
C
31
.221
3.2%
0.0%
.069
80
CBG
C
89
.219
4.5%
0.0%
.060
81
BG
3B
24
.218
0.0%
0.0%
.000
82
ABC
CF
37
.213
2.7%
0.0%
.139
83
BG
LF
23
.207
4.3%
0.0%
.000
84
2B
102
.204
2.9%
0.0%
.000
85
BG
SS
20
.188
0.0%
0.0%
.050
86
BG
CF
21
.179
0.0%
0.0%
.048
87
SBB
3B
26
.170
3.8%
0.0%
.040
88
ROJ
2B
36
.169
2.8%
0.0%
.091
89
SBB
1B
23
.149
4.3%
0.0%
.000
90
KEY
SS
12
.144
8.3%
0.0%
.000
91
BG
1B
20
.117
10.0%
0.0%
.000
92
AZU
SS
37
.116
5.4%
0.0%
.000
93
KEY
2B
13
.115
15.4%
0.0%
.000
94
AZU
LF
30
.068
0.0%
0.0%
.000
95
BG
RF
21
.063
9.5%
0.0%
.000
96
SPG
P
11
.000
0.0%
0.0%
.000
97
SPG
C
11
.000
0.0%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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