1887 - 1888 - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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1887 - 1888


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Glossary
# Year Team Managers Ballpark
1
1
1
0
0
1.000
12.0
4.0
(Oswego, NY)
2
1
1
0
0
1.000
15.0
1.0
Recreation Park (Detroit, MI)
3
2
2
0
0
1.000
10.5
3.5
Swampoodle Grounds (Washington, DC)
4
1
1
0
0
1.000
4.0
2.0
(Wilkes-Barre, PA)
5
2
1
0
1
1.000
9.5
4.0
Polo Grounds I (Southeast Diamond) (New York, NY)
6
2
2
0
0
1.000
13.5
7.5
Jefferson Street Grounds (Philadelphia, PA)
7
1
1
0
0
1.000
8.0
4.0
Recreation Park (Detroit, MI)
8
8
6
1
1
.857
5.3
5.1
East State Street Grounds (Trenton, NJ), Chambersburg Grounds (Trenton, NJ)
9
3
2
1
0
.667
8.3
5.3
Base Ball Park (Scranton, PA)
10
36
20
15
1
.571
8.4
7.1
East State Street Grounds (Trenton, NJ)
11
8
4
4
0
.500
11.3
10.8
Jefferson Street Grounds (Philadelphia, PA)
12
2
1
1
0
.500
11.5
9.0
St. George Cricket Grounds (Staten Island, NY), Monitor Park (Weehawken, NJ)
13
4
2
2
0
.500
9.3
6.8
League Park I (Cincinnati, OH)
14
2
1
1
0
.500
7.0
9.5
Union Grounds (Boston, MA)
15
2
1
1
0
.500
5.5
4.5
Grand Street Grounds (Jersey City, NJ)
16
11
5
6
0
.455
12.1
12.2
Huntingdon Avenue Grounds (Baltimore, MD)
17
10
4
6
0
.400
8.9
12.7
No Home Ballpark
18
11
4
7
0
.364
7.8
12.8
Recreation Park (Pittsburgh, PA)
19
6
2
4
0
.333
10.2
10.0
Eclipse Park I (Louisville, KY), Falls City Park (Louisville, KY)
20
1
0
1
0
.000
4.0
6.0
(Syracuse, NY)
21
1
0
1
0
.000
8.0
12.0
(Buffalo, NY)
22
5
0
4
1
.000
3.6
5.6
Polo Grounds (New York, NY)
23
1
0
1
0
.000
1.0
14.0
(Newark, NJ)
24
1
0
1
0
.000
0.0
2.0
Jefferson Street Grounds (Philadelphia, PA)
25
1
0
1
0
.000
4.0
8.0
Seventh Street Park II (Indianapolis, IN)
26
1
0
1
0
.000
1.0
6.0
(Utica, NY)
27
1
0
1
0
.000
10.0
14.0
(Bridgeport, CT)
28
1
0
1
0
.000
8.0
11.0
No Home Ballpark

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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

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