1908 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Indianapolis ABCs


4 - 7


(3rd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1907 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
John Merida (4-7)

Top Hitter


John
Merida

Top Pitcher


Dicta
Johnson

League Ranks (3 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
65
3rd ERA+
84
3rd
OPS
.715
3rd ERA
6.33
3rd
BA
.233
3rd BA
.280
3rd
OBP
.286
3rd K/BB
2.23
1st
SLG
.429
2nd K%
13.8%
1st
BB%
4.9%
3rd BB%
6.2%
2nd
K%
HR%
1.7%
2nd
ISO
.196
1st WHIP
1.37
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Northwestern Park (Indianapolis, IN)
Ran Butler (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
5
16
14
3
6
3
0
0
2
0
1
1
0
.429
.500
.643
1.143
164
1B
27
9
36
33
6
5
2
0
2
4
2
2
1
0
.152
.222
.394
.616
40
2B
29
9
36
32
6
12
7
1
0
7
2
3
0
1
.375
.429
.656
1.085
149
3B
23
9
38
34
10
10
2
1
2
6
4
3
0
1
.294
.351
.588
.940
114
SS
22
6
25
23
5
8
3
2
2
6
2
1
1
0
.348
.400
.913
1.313
196
LF
6
27
24
6
5
0
0
1
2
4
2
1
0
.208
.296
.333
.630
47
CF
25
9
37
36
3
6
1
2
0
2
2
1
0
0
.167
.189
.306
.495
13
RF
6
23
21
3
7
2
1
0
5
2
0
0
2
.333
.333
.524
.857
96
LF
30
3
12
10
1
1
1
0
0
1
1
1
0
1
.100
.182
.200
.382
-11
SS
21
3
12
12
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.083
.083
.083
.167
-61
RF
2
8
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.000
.125
.000
.125
-68
C
23
3
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
2
7
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-63
RF
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
21
6
16
14
2
2
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
1
.143
.200
.143
.343
-18
SP
5
15
12
2
3
1
0
0
2
1
1
0
2
.250
.308
.333
.641
49
SP
2
8
8
0
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.500
.875
102
17
86
326
296
49
69
23
7
7
39
25
16
6
8
.233
.286
.429
.715
65
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
23
3B
38
.390
.376
7.9%
9.0%
5.3%
0.9%
.294
.155
25
CF
37
.214
.376
2.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.139
.155
29
2B
36
.455
.376
8.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.281
.155
27
1B
36
.267
.376
5.6%
9.0%
5.6%
0.9%
.242
.155
LF
27
.293
.376
7.4%
9.0%
3.7%
0.9%
.125
.155
22
SS
25
.530
.376
4.0%
9.0%
8.0%
0.9%
.565
.155
RF
23
.339
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.190
.155
21
SP
16
.164
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.155
30
C
16
.506
.376
6.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.214
.155
SP
15
.257
.376
6.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.083
.155
30
LF
12
.168
.376
8.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.100
.155
21
SS
12
.077
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.155
SP
8
.389
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.125
.155
RF
8
.093
.376
12.5%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.155
23
C
7
.000
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.155
C
7
.111
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.155
RF
3
.000
.376
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.155
17
326
.306
.376
4.9%
9.0%
2.1%
0.9%
.196
.155
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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