1888 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1888 Season


Independent Clubs


1887 / 1891

Top Hitter


George
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Stovey

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
TCG
.500
2
TCG
.375
3
TCG
.364
4
FRY/TCG
.333
5
FRY/TCG
.308
6
TCG
.308
7
GOR
.286
8
FRY/TCG
.231
9
FRY/TCG
.222
10
GOR
.143

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
TCG
267
2
GOR
131
3
FRY
21
4
TCG/GOR
0


Players


Bats:


Throws:



# Team Pos Bats Throws
1
GOR
SS
6
2
30
CF
13
4/8/1858 (birthplace unknown)
3
TCG
23
SS
5
2/2/1865 (Bordentown, NJ)
2/5/1912 (St. Augustine, FL)
4
GOR
1B
6
5
GOR
2B
6
6
GOR
2B
3
7
TCG
RF
5
8
24
1B
9
5/1864 (Harrisburg, PA)
6/10/1904 (Brandy Station, VA)
9
GOR
RF
3
10
21
SS
13
R
R
3/4/1867 (Norristown, PA)
5/1/1932 (Hamilton, NJ)
11
TCG
30
3B
13
5/11/1949 (Washington, DC)
12
GOR
22
3B
8
9/28/1865 (Greenville, NJ)
5/15/1900 (New York, NY)
13
FRY
LF
5
14
GOR
LF
8
15
GOR
C
8
16
TCG
28
2B
5
5/1/1860 (Burlington, NJ)
17
20
3B
9
1868 (Detroit, MI)
5/10/1917 (Saginaw, MI)
18
GOR
P
7
9.0
19
26
P
8
9.0
8/20/1861 (Charlottesville, VA)
9/25/1950 (Princeton, NJ)
20
TCG
CF
5
21
FRY
26
RF
4
11/14/1861 (Philadelphia, PA)
22
TCG
21
LF
13
10/10/1866 (Norfolk, VA)
8/26/1926 (Boston, MA)
23
FRY
CF
4
24
GOR
RF
3
25
22
P
7
18.0
6'0"
165
L
L
5/1866 (Williamsport, PA)
3/22/1936 (Williamsport, PA)
26
TCG
23
1B
13
12/10/1864 (Washington, DC)
8/8/1895 (Trenton, NJ)
27
TCG
28
P
8
18.0
4/10/1860 (Bristol, RI)
5/16/1911 (Trenton, NJ)
28
22
C
10
R
R
1/27/1866 (Harrisburg, PA)
9/23/1934 (Atlantic City, NJ)
29
TCG
24
2B
14
3/1864 (birthplace unknown)
1/9/1918 (Philadelphia, PA)

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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, 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