1908 St. Paul Gophers - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 St. Paul Gophers


3 - 2


(1st place in the Northern Independent Clubs )

1907 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
Chappie Johnson (3-2)

Top Hitter


Sherman
Barton

Top Pitcher


Clarence
Lytle

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
58
2nd ERA+
75
2nd
OPS
.462
2nd ERA
2.73
2nd
BA
.189
2nd BA
.250
2nd
OBP
.240
2nd K/BB
1.22
2nd
SLG
.222
2nd K%
9.6%
2nd
BB%
4.1%
2nd BB%
7.8%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.9%
2nd
ISO
.033
2nd WHIP
1.29
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Downtown Park (St. Paul, MN)
Phil Reid (Owner) , Irving Williams (Secretary) , John Hirschfield (Treasurer)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
33
CF
11
R
R
2/2/1875 (Normal, IL)
7/11/1947 (Chicago, IL)
SS
11
26
SP
11
18.0
6'0"
195
R
R
8/22/1881 (San Antonio, TX)
12/8/1962 (Columbia, MO)
31
C
11
5'7"
160
R
R
5/10/1877 (Bellaire, OH)
8/17/1949 (Clemson, SC)
LF
10
R
R
28
RF
11
8.1
R
R
12/22/1879 (birthplace unknown)
3/4/1937 (Chicago, IL)
26
3B
10
5'8"
150
R
2/26/1882 (St. Louis, MO)
7/26/1945 (Chicago, IL)
38
1B
10
1870 (Nashville, TN)
1/7/1947 (Chicago, IL)
25
2B
12
R
R
7/22/1882 (Owensboro, KY)
7/19/1925 (St. Louis, MO)

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