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

Slugging %

# Player Team SLG
1
CIU/ABC
.758
2
ABC
.656
3
LEL
.608
4
ABC
.588
5
PG
.573
6
CIU
.543
7
BRG
.505
8
CIU
.485
9
BRG
.468
10
LEL
.463


Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
CTA
3B
43
2
AZU
RF
6
0.2
3
ABC
23
3B
38
5'9"
155
R
R
1/14/1885 (Wheatland, IN)
1/17/1971 (Indianapolis, IN)
4
CBG
P
28
54.0
5
BRG
P
4
8.0
L
6
40
LF
33
R
1868 (Havana, Cuba)
7
CTA
P
4
5.1
8
LEL
30
P
21
45.2
R
R
9/12/1877 (Detroit, MI)
12/16/1946 (Chicago, IL)
9
KEY
28
LF
13
4/27/1880 (Normal, IL)
7/3/1922 (Chicago, IL)
10
SPG
33
CF
11
R
R
2/2/1875 (Normal, IL)
7/11/1947 (Chicago, IL)
11
PG
20
CF
4
9/1/1887 (Sugar Grove, PA)
6/26/1927 (Cresson, PA)
12
BG
22
2B
10
R
12/1885 (birthplace unknown)
8/26/1909 (Atlantic City, NJ)
13
SBB
24
CF
24
R
R
3/7/1884 (Austin, TX)
1/30/1969 (St. Louis, MO)
14
KEY
39
3B
14
2/26/1869 (birthplace unknown)
10/14/1950 (Minneapolis, MN)
15
ABC
C
7
16
SBB
3B
26
17
CIU
RF
10
18
ABC
27
1B
36
5'11"
175
10/6/1880 (Shelby County, KY)
19
LEL
22
C
60
R
R
1886 (Richmond, VA)
9/26/1922 (Chicago, IL)
20
BRG
RF
84
21
CSH
26
2B
20
5.0
1882 (birthplace unknown)
22
22
2B
37
26.0
R
8/24/1885 (Allegheny, PA)
2/28/1912 (Coraopolis, PA)
23
BRG
23
CF
92
R
3/1885 (Schenectady, NY)
24
CBG
21
SS
13
R
2/5/1887 (Amelia County, VA)
25
ABC
RF
8
26
BRG
1B
89
27
SBB
LF
21
28
BRG
35
P
51
75.2
R
R
10/22/1872 (Hopkinsville, KY)
3/26/1938 (death place unknown)
29
CSH
28
SS
60
5'6"
R
R
30
AZU
30
2B
38
5'5"
R
R
11/21/1959 (death place unknown)
31
AZU
27
3B
4
5'10"
R
R
5/11/1881 (Canary Islands, Spain)
32
KEY
33
C
13
1875 (birthplace unknown)
33
ROJ
CF
36
3.0
34
ROJ
28
1B
15
6'2"
200
R
R
1/23/1880 (Havana, Cuba)
12/1948 (death place unknown)
35
AZU
19
SS
37
5'8"
140
R
R
9/22/1888 (Havana, Cuba)
3/11/1971 (Caracas, Venezuela)
36
BG
18
P
10
16.0
5'9"
130
L
R
12/19/1889 (Bristol, TN)
11/17/1943 (Los Angeles, CA)
37
CBG
RF
15
38
ROJ
1B
1
39
CBG
23
P
32
64.2
2/1885 (birthplace unknown)
4/22/1916 (Argenta, AR)
40
ROJ
LF
4
41
SPG
SS
11
42
CBG
26
P
5
8.0
1882 (birthplace unknown)
43
ABC
RF
23
44
LEL
33
P
14
31.0
9/5/1874 (Rome, GA)
9/1/1946 (Chicago, IL)
45
ROJ
SS
35
L
R
46
BG
23
SS
20
R
2/13/1885 (Due West, SC)
47
SBB
2B
10
48
28
LF
82
10/15/1879 (Charlottesville, VA)
5/5/1925 (New York, NY)
49
PG
20
LF
119
L
R
1888 (Macon, GA)
50
BRG
24
P
84
96.1
5'9"
143
R
R
3/31/1884 (Meriden, CT)
2/21/1972 (Ft. Myers, FL)
51
CSH
26
C
72
5'8"
R
R
52
PG
P
51
53.1
L
53
BG
1B
20
54
LEL
28
P
44
54.0
5'9"
230
R
R
9/17/1879 (La Grange, TX)
12/9/1930 (Kankakee, IL)
55
PG
29
3B
121
5'5"
140
R
R
2/28/1879 (Philadelphia, PA)
1/26/1942 (Chicago, IL)
56
CBG
21
P
25
33.1
5'11"
172
L
L
7/16/1886 (Washington, PA)
2/13/1949 (Philadelphia, PA)
57
CTA
33
C
43
5'6"
R
R
58
LEL
22
P
5
11.0
5'5"
145
5/28/1886 (Pittsburgh, PA)
59
SPG
26
P
11
18.0
6'0"
195
R
R
8/22/1881 (San Antonio, TX)
12/8/1962 (Columbia, MO)
60
ABC
21
SS
12
12/22/1886 (Madison, IN)
61
AZU
15
LF
30
5'10"
165
R
R
7/13/1892 (Havana, Cuba)
2/14/1976 (Havana, Cuba)
62
AZU
24
C
38
5'8"
R
R
1884 (Havana, Cuba)
63
CSH
24
P
41
45.2
5'9"
R
R
1884 (Havana, Cuba)
64
AZU
3B
13
65
ROJ
32
1B
19
R
R
1876 (birthplace unknown)
66
ABC
30
C
16
6'1"
210
R
4/21/1878 (Fraziers Bottom, WV)
11/30/1962 (Beckley, WV)
67
CBG
27
3B
101
5'9"
161
R
4/21/1881 (Greenville, PA)
11/5/1955 (Painesville, OH)
68
CSH
28
2B
73
5'5"
R
R
1880 (Havana, Cuba)
69
ABC
LF
27
70
CIU
29
CF
39
5'9"
173
R
R
7/26/1878 (Chicago, IL)
9/18/1962 (Chicago, IL)
71
BG
CF
21
72
LEL
P
1
4.0
73
CBG
25
RF
50
R
8/21/1882 (Montgomery, AL)
12/10/1958 (Montgomery, AL)
74
BG
C
7
75
LEL
28
2B
71
R
R
76
PG
23
P
31
71.1
2/4/1885 (Salisbury, MD)
7/4/1910 (Chester, PA)
77
CIU
P
2
5.1
78
AZU
LF
4
79
ROJ
21
C
5
5'7"
R
R
1887 (Havana, Cuba)
80
CSH
23
3B
75
5'11"
R
R
1885 (Havana, Cuba)
81
ABC
25
CF
37
11/11/1882 (Indianapolis, IN)
82
AZU
27
CF
30
5'6"
R
R
83
ABC
P
15
24.1
84
CBG
32
SS
41
R
R
1876 (birthplace unknown)
9/20/1922 (Philadelphia, PA)
85
LEL
25
CF
92
5'8"
170
L
R
10/12/1882 (Buena, VA)
12/19/1951 (Buffalo, NY)
86
KEY
50
CF
13
1858 (birthplace unknown)
87
BG
24
LF
23
8.0
1/1884 (Bessemer, AL)
4/4/1932 (Acmar, AL)
88
22
SS
37
5'9"
175
R
5/13/1886 (Indianapolis, IN)
2/28/1954 (Indianapolis, IN)
89
KEY
27
SS
12
R
4/4/1881 (birthplace unknown)
90
KEY
P
8
17.0
91
BRG
27
C
79
1881 (birthplace unknown)
92
PG
30
2B
136
R
R
5/2/1878 (Norfolk, VA)
93
KEY
25
P
3
8.0
4/18/1883 (birthplace unknown)
94
CBG
P
4
11.2
95
SPG
31
C
11
5'7"
160
R
R
5/10/1877 (Bellaire, OH)
8/17/1949 (Clemson, SC)
96
ABC
21
P
16
38.2
5'7"
134
R
R
6/29/1887 (Elizabethtown, IL)
97
BRG
35
SS
100
5'10"
170
R
R
9/23/1872 (Findlay, OH)
9/4/1963 (Buffalo, NY)
98
KEY
25
RF
13
6'1"
196
R
R
4/25/1883 (Topeka, KS)
1/29/1940 (Topeka, KS)
99
SPG
LF
10
R
R
100
SBB
C
20
101
28
CF
36
6.0
4/10/1880 (Buckhorn, VA)
102
CBG
28
1B
4
6'0"
170
R
7/16/1879 (Hopkinsville, KY)
103
PG
24
SS
134
5'11"
180
L
R
4/25/1884 (Palatka, FL)
3/19/1964 (Atlantic City, NJ)
104
AZU
34
LF
14
1874 (birthplace unknown)
105
AZU
P
16
27.1
106
SPG
28
RF
11
8.1
R
R
12/22/1879 (birthplace unknown)
3/4/1937 (Chicago, IL)
107
CSH
30
LF
46
5'8"
L
L
108
BG
C
13
109
CTA
P
29
65.2
R
R
110
ROJ
3B
14
111
KEY
28
1B
13
6'1"
180
3/12/1880 (Milwaukee, WI)
8/27/1958 (Minneapolis, MN)
112
PG
23
RF
69
45.0
5'7"
175
R
2/10/1885 (Cadiz, KY)
8/3/1942 (Morganfield, KY)
113
CTA
31
CF
42
R
R
1877 (birthplace unknown)
114
PG
RF
7
6.0
115
PG
30
CF
126
59.1
5'5"
168
L
L
6/11/1878 (Norfolk, VA)
3/10/1962 (Philadelphia, PA)
116
SPG
26
3B
10
5'8"
150
R
2/26/1882 (St. Louis, MO)
7/26/1945 (Chicago, IL)
117
CIU
P
3
7.0
R
R
118
CSH
23
2B
67
22.1
5'10"
152
R
R
1/2/1885 (Cárdenas, Cuba)
10/31/1928 (Havana, Cuba)
119
ABC
29
2B
36
R
5/1879 (Spiceland, IN)
5/13/1911 (Kansas City, MO)
120
24
2B
102
R
R
1/17/1884 (Savannah, GA)
1/30/1936 (New York, NY)
121
BRG
30
3B
106
5'7"
151
R
R
3/16/1878 (Knoxville, TN)
3/16/1915 (Chattanooga, TN)
122
CTA
P
2
5.0
R
R
123
SBB
P
4
9.0
L
124
LEL
32
1B
86
R
R
10/9/1875 (Detroit, MI)
9/2/1917 (Chicago, IL)
125
CTA
1B
37
R
R
126
CTA
30
RF
43
5'7"
L
L
127
CTA
28
LF
46
R
R
128
ROJ
1B
3
129
CSH
27
P
29
35.0
5'7"
R
R
1881 (Havana, Cuba)
12/25/1945 (death place unknown)
130
BRG
21
C
4
5'11"
204
10/31/1886 (Brooklyn, NY)
131
CBG
LF
30
20.1
132
CIU
RF
12
133
22
P
12
29.0
3/3/1886 (Topeka, KS)
134
ROJ
30
3B
6
5'9"
R
R
1939 (death place unknown)
135
LEL
P
3
9.0
136
28
RF
81
25.0
5'6"
L
L
1880 (birthplace unknown)
137
AZU
19
P
24
52.0
5'10"
L
R
1889 (Havana, Cuba)
138
CSH
21
1B
81
6'0"
R
R
1887 (Havana, Cuba)
139
PG
36
LF
4
R
3/2/1872 (Omaha, NE)
8/23/1940 (Battle Creek, MI)
140
BG
RF
21
L
141
LEL
28
RF
90
5'5"
143
R
12/6/1879 (Washington, DC)
8/22/1942 (New York, NY)
142
ROJ
21
P
32
63.0
5'11"
200
R
R
9/20/1886 (Havana, Cuba)
143
CTA
20
P
1
3.1
5'5"
R
R
1888 (Havana, Cuba)
144
PG
22
C
124
5'10"
159
B
R
12/23/1885 (Nashville, TN)
6/28/1941 (Chicago, IL)
145
AZU
35
1B
40
5'7"
R
R
1873 (birthplace unknown)
146
ROJ
37
RF
35
L
L
1871 (birthplace unknown)
147
CIU
C
27
148
CIU
3B
42
L
R
149
CBG
SS
16
R
150
CTA
2B
4
151
CTA
23
2B
11
10.0
5'7"
R
1885 (Havana, Cuba)
152
CIU
LF
40
11.1
153
ABC
RF
3
154
BRG
P
7
8.0
155
CBG
1B
85
11/1/1912 (New York, NY)
156
CIU
1B
41
157
ROJ
18
SS
3
R
R
1890 (Havana, Cuba)
158
SPG
38
1B
10
1870 (Nashville, TN)
1/7/1947 (Chicago, IL)
159
CTA
24
SS
20
2.0
5'8"
R
R
1884 (Havana, Cuba)
160
CSH
34
P
24
32.0
5'9"
R
R
1874 (birthplace unknown)
161
CTA
SS
15
162
ROJ
25
C
31
5'8"
R
R
1883 (birthplace unknown)
163
CSH
23
CF
81
5'3"
164
ROJ
P
7
15.0
165
CBG
29
2B
86
4'11"
130
R
10/1/1878 (Terre Haute, IN)
166
KEY
26
2B
13
R
R
1882 (birthplace unknown)
167
CBG
26
LF
36
5'11"
175
3/8/1882 (Montgomery, AL)
5/10/1923 (Indianapolis, IN)
168
30
LF
36
L
3/6/1878 (birthplace unknown)
2/8/1925 (Louisville, KY)
169
CBG
39
C
89
6'1"
240
1869 (birthplace unknown)
170
LEL
34
SS
17
R
2/1874 (birthplace unknown)
12/24/1960 (Saginaw, MI)
171
LEL
28
C
29
8/1879 (Clay Center, KS)
8/26/1942 (Chicago, IL)
172
LEL
28
P
3
9.0
5'9"
180
5/30/1880 (Nashville, TN)
12/29/1955 (Chicago, IL)
173
LEL
30
3B
92
R
3/8/1878 (Platte City, MO)
1913 (Omaha, NE)
174
CIU
P
8
9.0
L
175
BG
33
2B
16
5'10"
170
R
R
1/20/1875 (Anderson, SC)
2/23/1922 (Indianapolis, IN)
176
BG
24
3B
24
5'5"
165
R
R
2/1/1884 (Anderson, SC)
4/3/1948 (Chicago, IL)
177
BG
28
P
9
26.0
5'5"
168
R
R
8/12/1879 (Anderson, SC)
3/25/1956 (Peoria, IL)
178
CIU
P
12
24.2
R
179
BRG
21
LF
28
13.0
5'11"
220
R
R
12/13/1886 (Powhatan County, VA)
12/10/1943 (New York, NY)
180
BRG
P
4
9.0
181
ABC
23
C
7
2/20/1885 (birthplace unknown)
182
CIU
29
SS
31
R
3/3/1879 (birthplace unknown)
183
SBB
RF
7
184
AZU
26
LF
3
5'11"
R
R
1882 (Havana, Cuba)
185
ROJ
RF
3
186
CTA
19
2B
44
4.0
5'7"
R
R
3/24/1889 (Havana, Cuba)
187
ROJ
25
3B
7
5'11"
R
R
1883 (Havana, Cuba)
1919 (death place unknown)
188
SBB
SS
24
189
SPG
25
2B
12
R
R
7/22/1882 (Owensboro, KY)
7/19/1925 (St. Louis, MO)
190
SBB
1B
23
191
PG
34
P
4
9.0
1874 (Savannah, GA)
7/1/1908 (Winsted, CT)
192
ABC
P
8
18.0
193
CIU
23
C
8
1885 (birthplace unknown)
194
PG
1B
90
195
SBB
LF
21
18.0
196
SBB
2B
14
197
CIU
33
RF
14
9.0
1875 (birthplace unknown)
198
SBB
RF
5
199
42
C
45
R
R
1/27/1866 (Harrisburg, PA)
9/23/1934 (Atlantic City, NJ)
200
SBB
22
P
10
27.0
6'3"
190
R
R
4/6/1886 (Seguin, TX)
2/25/1951 (New York, NY)
201
CBG
28
CF
85
10/12/1879 (Geneva, OH)
202
BRG
33
LF
1
5'11"
183
1/3/1875 (Bellevue, PA)
203
PG
38
1B
68
6'2"
180
R
R
1870 (birthplace unknown)
9/15/1912 (Harrisburg, PA)
204
LEL
29
LF
102
5'6"
185
L
8/27/1878 (Brookland, VA)
9/15/1952 (Richmond, VA)
205
LEL
25
SS
70
5'10"
164
R
8/1/1882 (Norfolk, VA)
206
CIU
23
2B
38
1885 (birthplace unknown)
207
ROJ
2B
36

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

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James