1897 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1897 Season


Independent Clubs


1896 / 1898

Top Hitter


Louis
Reynolds

Top Pitcher


William
Selden

Leaders

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
CU
2.00
2
CXG
3.00
3
CXG
3.00
4
CU
3.38
5
PFG
4.50
6
CU
5.28
7
CXG
7.00
8
CBG
7.88
9
CBG
8.00
10
CU
9.00


Wins Above Replacement

Bats:


Throws:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
350
72.0
2.3
1.8
0.7
-0.1
0.0
2
IND
195
45.0
0.6
-0.4
0.0
1.1
0.0
3
IND
39
8.0
0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.4
0.0
4
IND
165
33.0
-0.7
0.0
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
4
1
749
158.0
2.4
1.3
0.0
1.1
0.0



Players
# Team Pos
1
CU
2B
42
18.0
0.8
0.2
0.1
0.6
0.0
2
CXG
P
13
18.0
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
3
CU
1B
39
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
4
CXG
P
10
18.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
5
PFG
P
4
8.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
6
CU
LF
32
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
7
CU
CF
37
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
8
CU
3B
35
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
9
CXG
C
16
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
10
CU
C
36
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
11
CBG
3B
19
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
12
CBG
P
5
9.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
13
CXG
2B
23
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
14
CBG
C
19
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
15
CBG
RF
8
5.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
16
C
27
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
17
CBG
P
3
8.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
18
CBG
LF
4
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
19
PFG
3B
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
20
CU
P
20
29.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
21
PFG
RF
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
CXG
3B
23
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
23
PFG
SS
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
CBG
SS
15
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
25
PFG
C
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
PFG
1B
5
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
PFG
2B
4
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
CBG
1B
4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
29
CU
RF
9
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
PFG
CF
4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
31
2B
19
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
CXG
LF
23
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
CBG
LF
18
2.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
34
SS
41
16.0
-0.1
0.2
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
35
CXG
1B
21
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
CBG
CF
18
4.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
37
CU
2B
40
9.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.2
-0.2
0.0
38
CXG
SS
16
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
CXG
RF
21
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
CXG
P
7
9.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
41
CF
36
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
42
CBG
1B
15
3.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
-0.3
0.0

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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