1908 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Season


National Association


1907 / 1909



Walter Schlichter (President)
John Connor (Vice President)
John Bright (Treasurer)
Nat Strong (General Secretary)

Top Hitter


John Henry
Lloyd

Top Pitcher


Sy
Hayman

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
PG
1.035
2
BRG
.894
3
BRG/PG
.868
4
BRG
.863
5
BRG
.798
6
PG
.766
7
BRG
.751
8
CSH
.746
9
BRG
.730
10
CSH
.711


Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NAC
24
884
.336
4.9%
0.2%
.076
2
NAC
20
757
.313
10.2%
0.1%
.051
3
NAC
30
1160
.307
6.1%
0.1%
.053
4
NAC
24
805
.263
6.0%
0.6%
.060
4
1
99
3606
.306
6.6%
0.2%
.060



Players
# Team Pos
1
PG
SS
134
.487
6.0%
0.7%
.145
2
LF
82
.422
7.3%
0.0%
.093
3
BRG
3B
106
.414
6.6%
0.9%
.168
4
BRG
RF
84
.400
4.8%
0.0%
.104
5
CSH
3B
80
.379
18.8%
0.0%
.047
6
BRG
C
79
.374
5.1%
0.0%
.069
7
PG
LF
119
.372
7.6%
0.0%
.103
8
BRG
SS
100
.362
6.0%
0.0%
.086
9
BRG
P
84
.349
4.8%
0.0%
.065
10
CSH
1B
86
.345
10.5%
0.0%
.041
11
CSH
C
77
.322
10.4%
0.0%
.016
12
CSH
2B
71
.311
7.0%
0.0%
.065
13
PG
C
124
.308
4.8%
0.0%
.080
14
CSH
CF
86
.301
10.5%
0.0%
.014
15
PG
CF
126
.298
4.8%
0.0%
.034
16
CBG
3B
101
.288
4.0%
2.0%
.152
17
CBG
1B
85
.284
5.9%
1.2%
.089
18
PG
3B
121
.278
10.7%
0.0%
.010
19
CSH
2B
78
.276
5.1%
0.0%
.027
20
PG
2B
136
.275
5.9%
0.0%
.040
21
CBG
2B
86
.255
5.8%
0.0%
.053
22
BRG
CF
92
.246
2.2%
1.1%
.069
23
CBG
C
89
.237
5.6%
0.0%
.085
24
BRG
1B
89
.237
6.7%
0.0%
.026
25
CBG
CF
85
.232
4.7%
0.0%
.038
26
2B
102
.205
2.9%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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, 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