1928 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1928 Season


1927-28 / 1929

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Ted
Trent

Leaders

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
KCM
0.69
2
AC
1.51
3
CAG
1.88
4
BBB
2.32
5
SLS
2.36
6
HIL
2.39
7
KCM
2.64
8
BBS
2.77
9
CSE
2.77
10
HG
2.92


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Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
766.1
1.36
9.9%
6.3%
1.59
1.0%
2
739.0
1.22
11.4%
6.5%
1.76
0.8%
3
NNL
730.1
1.33
11.6%
5.5%
2.12
1.2%
4
NNL
686.2
1.47
7.7%
7.8%
0.99
1.1%
5
NNL
665.1
1.14
10.9%
5.0%
2.17
0.7%
6
NNL
659.1
1.35
8.6%
5.5%
1.57
1.0%
7
EAS
524.0
1.37
8.3%
7.3%
1.15
1.4%
8
NNL
521.1
1.58
8.4%
6.4%
1.32
1.3%
9
ECL
518.2
1.46
8.9%
8.8%
1.02
1.4%
10
ECL
475.2
1.50
11.6%
8.8%
1.32
1.8%
11
NNL
386.2
1.53
11.2%
7.9%
1.41
1.3%
12
ECL
311.0
1.51
7.2%
5.4%
1.33
1.3%
13
ECL
250.0
1.48
9.0%
9.2%
0.97
2.1%
14
212.0
1.43
13.3%
6.3%
2.12
1.8%
15
EAS
86.0
1.74
9.0%
7.0%
1.29
0.5%
16
ECL
68.0
2.03
10.0%
9.1%
1.10
1.8%
17
NvM
50.0
1.64
12.5%
5.6%
2.23
4.7%
18
EAS
15.0
1.33
9.0%
7.5%
1.20
0.0%
19
EAS
14.0
1.71
19.4%
7.5%
2.60
0.0%
19
5
7679.1
1.40
9.8%
6.8%
1.45
1.2%



Players
# Team Role
1
CAG
SP
230.0
1.27
14.4%
7.6%
1.90
1.1%
2
SLS
SP
214.0
1.13
13.7%
5.6%
2.47
0.7%
3
MRS
RP
200.2
1.19
8.8%
4.3%
2.06
0.6%
4
BBS
SP
175.1
1.19
14.0%
9.2%
1.51
0.5%
5
DS
RP
153.2
1.32
8.5%
6.7%
1.27
1.2%
6
DS
SP
151.2
1.49
9.9%
8.8%
1.12
0.7%
7
KCM
RP
150.0
1.11
8.1%
3.8%
2.13
0.3%
8
SLS
SP
147.1
1.35
10.2%
5.8%
1.76
1.4%
9
MRS
SP
145.2
1.26
7.7%
4.3%
1.78
1.3%
10
CAG
SP
144.0
1.06
18.7%
5.6%
3.33
1.0%
11
CTG
SP
143.1
1.37
11.1%
3.6%
3.04
0.9%
12
BBB
SP
143.0
1.27
12.4%
3.0%
4.11
1.5%
13
DS
SP
142.1
1.64
7.7%
10.0%
0.77
1.1%
14
CAG
SP
141.2
1.27
5.4%
3.8%
1.43
1.0%
15
CSW
SP
140.1
1.37
16.2%
8.8%
1.83
0.5%
16
BBB
SP
136.2
1.41
5.8%
6.1%
0.95
0.8%
17
HIL
SP
135.1
1.20
9.4%
7.6%
1.23
0.9%
18
BBB
RP
132.0
1.05
22.7%
4.7%
4.84
0.4%
19
SLS
SP
131.0
1.42
10.8%
6.4%
1.70
0.9%
20
KCM
SP
130.1
1.12
10.1%
3.4%
2.94
0.6%
21
SP
128.0
1.43
15.7%
8.4%
1.87
2.7%
22
CTG
RP
125.2
1.37
6.4%
5.1%
1.24
1.9%
23
KCM
SP
120.1
1.19
10.1%
5.5%
1.86
1.8%
24
AC
SP
119.2
1.53
9.3%
7.9%
1.19
1.7%
25
CSW
SP
116.2
1.23
10.6%
5.3%
2.00
1.6%
26
KCM
RP
114.0
1.19
11.3%
2.9%
3.86
0.8%
27
NLG
RP
113.1
1.54
5.2%
4.6%
1.13
1.0%
28
SLS
RP
109.0
1.36
5.7%
4.8%
1.17
1.1%
29
MULT
SP
107.1
1.63
9.9%
7.0%
1.41
1.4%
30
BBS
SP
103.2
1.34
6.6%
7.3%
0.91
1.5%
31
HIL
SP
103.0
1.26
6.9%
5.8%
1.19
1.1%
32
BBB
SP
102.1
1.51
8.7%
7.0%
1.24
1.5%
33
AC
RP
100.0
1.36
14.2%
7.4%
1.91
1.4%
34
SLS
RP
99.0
1.25
8.7%
3.1%
2.77
0.5%
35
BBB
RP
97.0
1.07
13.6%
5.2%
2.62
1.5%
36
KCM
SP
95.0
1.24
19.0%
9.5%
2.00
0.5%
37
HIL
SP
93.1
1.44
10.0%
7.8%
1.28
2.7%
38
CAG
SP
92.1
1.25
5.0%
6.3%
0.80
0.5%
39
DS
RP
86.0
1.45
7.8%
7.3%
1.07
1.0%
40
SP
85.2
1.74
5.9%
8.4%
0.70
1.3%
41
MRS
SP
85.2
1.23
14.2%
7.7%
1.86
0.3%
42
BBS
RP
82.0
1.66
7.9%
9.7%
0.82
1.3%
43
HIL
RP
81.2
1.47
10.6%
7.5%
1.41
1.9%
44
CTG
RP
81.2
1.68
10.9%
10.1%
1.08
1.0%
45
MRS
SP
81.1
1.48
10.3%
5.6%
1.86
1.9%
46
SP
77.0
1.47
14.3%
6.6%
2.17
2.0%
47
DS
RP
74.0
1.61
5.3%
5.3%
1.00
1.8%
48
CAG
SP
67.1
1.26
12.0%
9.8%
1.22
0.4%
49
BBS
SP
67.0
1.57
5.8%
7.4%
0.78
1.6%
50
CSE
SP
64.0
1.89
10.0%
12.3%
0.82
2.6%
51
MRS
SP
63.1
1.78
5.6%
7.2%
0.77
1.6%
52
CSE
RP
61.2
1.04
8.7%
6.3%
1.38
1.6%
53
CSW
SP
60.2
1.96
8.3%
7.6%
1.08
1.0%
54
DS
RP
59.0
1.39
3.2%
6.4%
0.50
1.2%
55
BBS
RP
58.0
1.72
5.8%
7.7%
0.76
2.9%
56
CTG
SP
57.1
1.45
5.4%
8.8%
0.61
0.4%
57
SLS
RP
55.2
2.12
7.0%
16.1%
0.43
1.4%
58
BBB
SP
49.0
1.55
9.1%
6.5%
1.40
2.2%
59
AC
RP
48.0
1.50
8.5%
9.4%
0.90
1.9%
60
MULT
SP
47.0
1.66
6.0%
5.6%
1.08
0.5%
61
CSE
SP
44.1
1.69
7.9%
9.9%
0.80
2.5%
62
HG
SP
43.2
1.26
12.2%
3.3%
3.67
2.2%
63
NLG
SP
43.0
1.63
7.7%
5.2%
1.50
1.5%
64
BBB
RP
42.0
1.52
4.3%
9.2%
0.47
0.0%
65
AC
SP
41.2
1.34
8.7%
12.6%
0.70
1.1%
66
CTG
RP
39.1
2.29
6.6%
8.5%
0.78
2.8%
67
KCM
SP
39.0
0.69
7.6%
4.9%
1.57
0.0%
68
MRS
SP
38.1
1.54
5.3%
4.1%
1.29
1.8%
69
NLG
SP
37.0
1.57
6.4%
6.4%
1.00
0.6%
70
HG
SP
37.0
1.16
8.4%
4.5%
1.86
1.3%
71
MULT
SP
35.2
1.51
5.7%
8.3%
0.69
0.6%
72
CSE
RP
33.0
1.03
5.5%
6.3%
0.88
1.6%
73
RP
31.1
2.14
7.1%
13.6%
0.52
1.3%
74
CSW
SP
31.0
1.77
4.1%
8.8%
0.46
1.4%
75
BRG
SP
30.1
1.88
11.0%
7.6%
1.45
0.7%
76
CSW
RP
29.2
2.39
8.0%
12.0%
0.67
4.0%
77
CSE
RP
29.1
1.40
11.0%
7.1%
1.56
3.1%
78
HG
SP
28.1
1.91
8.9%
8.9%
1.00
0.7%
79
SP
24.0
0.75
19.3%
4.8%
4.00
0.0%
80
RP
22.0
1.45
2.1%
10.6%
0.20
0.0%
81
RP
21.2
0.83
6.1%
4.9%
1.25
0.0%
82
BRG
SP
21.2
1.66
8.0%
8.0%
1.00
1.0%
83
CTG
SP
20.2
2.08
5.4%
5.4%
1.00
2.7%
84
MRS
SP
20.0
1.70
7.2%
8.2%
0.88
0.0%
85
BRG
SP
19.1
1.71
6.6%
5.5%
1.20
0.0%
86
CAG
SP
18.0
1.33
6.5%
11.7%
0.56
0.0%
87
HG
SP
17.0
1.82
17.3%
4.9%
3.50
4.9%
88
PTG
SP
17.0
2.35
6.7%
8.9%
0.75
1.1%
89
ALS
SP
17.0
1.47
10.4%
3.9%
2.67
3.9%
90
PTG
SP
16.2
1.56
19.5%
5.2%
3.75
0.0%
91
RP
16.0
1.75
4.0%
14.7%
0.27
0.0%
92
CTG
RP
16.0
2.13
9.5%
8.3%
1.14
0.0%
93
PTG
SP
16.0
1.31
7.2%
7.2%
1.00
1.4%
94
ALS
SP
16.0
2.06
18.1%
4.8%
3.75
8.4%
95
CSE
RP
13.2
2.05
10.3%
13.2%
0.78
0.0%
96
DS
SP
13.0
0.69
6.0%
4.0%
1.50
0.0%
97
MRS
SP
12.0
1.42
4.9%
9.8%
0.50
0.0%
98
HIL
RP
12.0
1.50
7.5%
7.5%
1.00
0.0%
99
PTG
RP
11.2
2.14
8.3%
10.0%
0.83
1.7%
100
CTG
RP
10.2
1.97
11.3%
5.7%
2.00
0.0%
101
ALS
SP
10.0
1.50
4.8%
4.8%
1.00
2.4%
102
AC
RP
9.1
1.82
4.3%
6.5%
0.67
0.0%
103
BRG
SP
9.0
2.00
12.2%
7.3%
1.67
0.0%
104
CSW
RP
8.1
1.32
3.0%
12.1%
0.25
0.0%
105
CAS
SP
8.0
1.63
23.1%
7.7%
3.00
0.0%
106
NLG
SP
7.0
1.00
10.7%
0.0%
7.1%
107
ALS
RP
7.0
1.29
13.3%
13.3%
1.00
0.0%
108
DS
RP
7.0
1.43
6.9%
13.8%
0.50
3.4%
109
MRS
SP
7.0
1.57
3.0%
9.1%
0.33
0.0%
110
SLS
RP
7.0
2.43
0.0%
7.7%
0.00
5.1%
111
PTG
SP
5.2
2.65
9.7%
12.9%
0.75
6.5%
112
BRG
RP
5.2
1.06
4.3%
4.3%
1.00
0.0%
113
CTG
RP
5.0
1.20
19.0%
0.0%
0.0%
114
CTG
RP
4.2
2.57
0.0%
3.7%
0.00
0.0%
115
BBB
RP
4.1
1.38
21.1%
0.0%
0.0%
116
CTG
RP
4.1
1.62
0.0%
0.0%
5.3%
117
CSE
RP
4.0
1.50
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
0.0%
118
HG
RP
3.0
2.33
18.8%
31.3%
0.60
0.0%
119
CTG
RP
3.0
1.00
20.0%
0.0%
0.0%
120
SLS
RP
2.1
2.57
0.0%
8.3%
0.00
0.0%
121
CTG
SP
2.1
1.71
8.3%
8.3%
1.00
0.0%
122
BBB
SP
1.1
4.50
8.3%
8.3%
1.00
8.3%
123
BBS
RP
1.0
1.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
124
AC
RP
1.0
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
125
SLS
RP
1.0
6.00
0.0%
0.0%
10.0%
126
BBB
RP
1.0
2.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
127
PTG
RP
0.2
9.00
0.0%
50.0%
0.00
0.0%
128
BBB
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
129
AC
RP
0.2
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
130
BBS
SP
0.2
7.50
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
14.3%
131
PTG
RP
0.1
15.00
0.0%
0.0%
16.7%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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