1928 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1928 Season


1927-28 / 1929

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Ted
Trent

Leaders

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
BBS
.492
2
BBS
.478
3
HIL
.453
4
MRS
.438
5
HIL/HG
.433
6
NLG
.431
7
DS
.425
8
DS
.421
9
MULT
.418
10
NLG
.416

Strikeouts

# Player Team SO
1
CAG
139
2
BBB
121
3
SLS
121
4
CAG
110
5
BBS
103
6
CSW
99
7
ELS/AC
88
8
KCM
78
9
MRS
74
10
BBB
74


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
86
3382
.382
6.2%
3.1%
.198
2
25
936
.365
6.5%
2.4%
.159
3
EAS
2
76
.361
1.3%
3.9%
.192
4
ECL
36
1352
.355
8.4%
2.2%
.151
5
ECL
60
2311
.348
8.6%
1.8%
.144
6
NNL
80
3072
.347
7.6%
2.0%
.138
7
ECL
55
2155
.341
7.9%
1.0%
.097
8
ECL
8
308
.328
7.1%
0.6%
.084
9
NNL
62
2304
.326
4.9%
0.7%
.104
10
ECL
30
1158
.326
5.7%
1.4%
.108
11
NvM
6
236
.324
3.4%
3.0%
.185
12
EAS
60
2239
.321
8.4%
1.1%
.109
13
EAS
10
389
.316
7.7%
0.8%
.096
14
NNL
76
2901
.316
7.0%
0.6%
.087
15
NNL
77
2853
.312
8.1%
0.5%
.080
16
83
3134
.304
5.6%
0.3%
.067
17
NNL
87
3115
.289
4.0%
0.6%
.090
18
NNL
47
1751
.270
7.3%
0.1%
.053
19
EAS
2
67
.247
6.0%
0.0%
.017
19
5
1146
33739
.327
6.8%
1.2%
.112



Players
# Team Pos
1
LF
37
.519
18.9%
2.7%
.172
2
CAS
C
7
.511
14.3%
0.0%
.000
3
BBS
RF
260
.502
13.1%
5.0%
.303
4
BBS
3B
191
.495
13.1%
3.1%
.253
5
ALS
1B
29
.492
0.0%
3.4%
.276
6
SLS
SS
383
.476
7.6%
6.5%
.340
7
HIL
CF
251
.469
15.9%
4.4%
.271
8
SLS
1B
362
.463
6.6%
5.8%
.329
9
ALS
RF
24
.459
4.2%
4.2%
.273
10
BRG
2B
37
.455
0.0%
2.7%
.314
11
DS
CF
354
.445
8.2%
6.8%
.324
12
SLS
LF
375
.442
5.3%
5.9%
.296
13
CTG
2B
210
.439
3.8%
3.3%
.268
14
NLG
SS
142
.431
12.7%
3.5%
.277
15
1B
293
.428
9.6%
1.7%
.197
16
NLG
2B
151
.418
6.6%
3.3%
.158
17
DS
1B
347
.418
9.5%
2.3%
.161
18
C
239
.416
9.6%
1.7%
.196
19
HG
LF
107
.409
10.3%
1.9%
.188
20
HG
SS
105
.403
8.6%
5.7%
.237
21
CSE
CF
137
.401
8.8%
3.6%
.218
22
1B
237
.399
10.1%
3.8%
.202
23
SS
232
.399
8.6%
1.7%
.168
24
SLS
3B
368
.395
6.8%
3.0%
.206
25
SLS
CF
410
.395
8.8%
1.5%
.145
26
MULT
SS
48
.394
10.4%
2.1%
.143
27
MULT
LF
231
.392
9.1%
0.9%
.094
28
HG
RF
104
.391
5.8%
1.0%
.094
29
MULT
CF
260
.388
6.9%
1.2%
.128
30
DS
3B
328
.386
12.2%
0.9%
.082
31
RF
273
.384
5.9%
0.7%
.120
32
CAG
RF
275
.384
5.5%
1.1%
.156
33
HG
3B
103
.376
4.9%
3.9%
.229
34
BBB
CF
331
.372
5.4%
2.1%
.182
35
HG
1B
94
.371
2.1%
2.1%
.169
36
RF
241
.371
7.5%
0.4%
.126
37
CAG
SS
330
.368
3.3%
1.2%
.103
38
CSW
2B
215
.365
12.1%
0.0%
.073
39
MRS
CF
274
.361
12.0%
0.7%
.111
40
CSE
2B
138
.359
5.1%
0.0%
.094
41
CSE
C
129
.355
0.8%
0.0%
.072
42
BRG
CF
38
.355
5.3%
2.6%
.143
43
BBS
1B
239
.352
5.0%
0.8%
.118
44
BBS
CF
261
.351
12.3%
2.3%
.148
45
SLS
RF
393
.350
8.9%
0.8%
.147
46
NLG
RF
149
.346
11.4%
0.7%
.107
47
BBS
LF
281
.345
7.8%
0.7%
.120
48
ALS
SS
28
.344
3.6%
0.0%
.037
49
DS
LF
334
.343
6.6%
2.4%
.154
50
DS
RF
282
.343
12.1%
1.1%
.112
51
KCM
2B
291
.342
7.2%
1.4%
.116
52
MRS
C
297
.340
11.4%
1.0%
.120
53
NLG
CF
165
.339
10.3%
0.6%
.077
54
NLG
3B
142
.337
6.3%
4.2%
.198
55
MRS
2B
281
.336
4.3%
0.7%
.081
56
SS
298
.336
10.4%
0.7%
.092
57
3B
192
.332
4.7%
0.5%
.099
58
KCM
1B
309
.331
6.1%
0.3%
.103
59
BBB
2B
338
.331
4.7%
0.3%
.075
60
MULT
C
49
.331
0.0%
0.0%
.085
61
CSW
CF
203
.328
5.9%
0.5%
.081
62
LF
264
.327
5.7%
0.0%
.030
63
CAG
C
269
.323
5.2%
0.7%
.099
64
ALS
C
20
.322
5.0%
0.0%
.105
65
BBB
1B
366
.320
8.2%
1.1%
.107
66
3B
170
.319
4.1%
1.2%
.097
67
BRG
RF
42
.318
9.5%
0.0%
.000
68
CF
324
.317
11.4%
0.0%
.022
69
KCM
SS
329
.317
7.0%
0.6%
.092
70
CSE
3B
106
.316
4.7%
0.0%
.082
71
MULT
LF
238
.313
12.6%
0.4%
.052
72
RF
75
.313
14.7%
0.0%
.048
73
DS
C
269
.311
2.6%
3.0%
.154
74
HIL
RF
248
.310
8.5%
0.0%
.037
75
KCM
3B
319
.309
9.1%
0.6%
.079
76
KCM
CF
290
.304
7.6%
0.0%
.060
77
CAG
2B
284
.304
5.3%
0.0%
.109
78
ALS
3B
28
.301
10.7%
3.6%
.167
79
CSW
SS
200
.299
4.5%
0.0%
.084
80
DS
SS
271
.299
5.5%
0.4%
.084
81
CTG
LF
244
.299
7.0%
0.0%
.059
82
SLS
2B
340
.296
3.8%
0.6%
.086
83
3B
245
.294
6.5%
0.4%
.110
84
CAG
CF
277
.291
4.7%
0.0%
.048
85
CSW
1B
201
.290
8.5%
0.0%
.047
86
ALS
2B
21
.284
0.0%
9.5%
.300
87
KCM
RF
304
.283
4.3%
0.0%
.014
88
1B
50
.280
6.0%
2.0%
.156
89
SS
220
.276
2.7%
0.5%
.080
90
2B
244
.274
6.6%
0.0%
.041
91
BRG
3B
43
.271
11.6%
0.0%
.028
92
2B
249
.270
8.0%
0.8%
.074
93
BBB
C
276
.268
4.7%
0.7%
.097
94
MRS
1B
311
.267
5.1%
0.6%
.081
95
ELS
RF
8
.235
0.0%
0.0%
.000
96
BBB
SS
280
.234
3.6%
0.0%
.043
97
PTG
2B
32
.234
6.3%
0.0%
.036
98
PTG
1B
25
.232
4.0%
0.0%
.043
99
BRG
SS
38
.227
2.6%
0.0%
.029
100
PTG
CF
31
.222
6.5%
0.0%
.071
101
CSW
RF
193
.198
8.3%
0.0%
.053
102
SS
220
.193
4.5%
0.5%
.025
103
ALS
CF
26
.144
0.0%
0.0%
.038
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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