1917 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1917 Season


1916 / 1918

Top Hitter


Ty
Cobb

Top Pitcher


Eddie
Cicotte

1917 World Series








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All-1917 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
DET
6.6
7.1
0.4
NYG
6.0
5.9
1.1
CHW
5.8
5.6
1.1
BOS
3.9
4.1
0.8
Center Field Tm
DET
11.3
11.2
0.7
CLE
7.7
7.7
0.5
PIT
5.1
4.6
1.0
CIN
4.9
5.7
-0.4

Right Field Tm
PHI
4.4
5.6
-0.3
CLE
4.1
4.3
0.7
WAS
3.7
4.5
0.2
BOS
3.1
3.9
0.2
Shortstop Tm
STL
9.9
6.4
2.2
CLE
7.8
5.5
1.0
NYG
7.4
2.3
3.8
BSN
4.5
2.7
0.6
Second Base Tm
CHW
5.0
5.6
-0.6
STL
2.6
1.2
1.5
BSN
2.5
1.8
0.5
CLE
2.1
1.2
0.8
Third Base Tm
CIN
7.0
6.0
0.4
NYG
5.3
3.3
1.4
NYY
4.6
3.6
0.4
BOS
4.2
3.1
0.5
First Base Tm
SLB
5.9
6.6
-0.1
CLE
3.6
3.4
0.6
PHA
3.5
3.4
0.7
WAS
3.4
3.7
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
PHA
3.4
3.1
-0.4
CHW
3.0
1.6
0.5
CIN
2.7
2.1
-0.3
SLB
2.6
2.0
-0.4
Starting Pitcher Tm
CHW
346.2
11.5
11.4
0.1
PHI
388.0
9.9
9.3
0.6
BOS
326.1
8.7
6.5
2.1
CLE
320.2
8.7
8.3
0.4
WAS
326.0
8.0
6.8
1.2
CLE
298.1
7.7
8.3
-0.6
PIT
297.2
7.3
7.0
0.3
CHC
295.2
6.7
6.8
-0.2
BOS
289.0
6.6
5.8
0.8
BRO
264.0
5.4
4.8
0.6
Relief Pitcher Tm
CHW
173.0
3.2
3.2
-0.0
CHC
99.1
1.5
1.3
0.2
PHA
38.2
0.7
0.6
0.1
BOS
38.1
0.4
0.3
0.1
CHC
106.2
0.2
0.4
-0.2
NYY
2.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
PHA
3.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
BRO
1.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
SLB
1.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
STL
1.0
0.1
0.1
0.0

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

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