1908 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Season


Western Independent Clubs


1907 / 1909

Top Hitter


Danger
Talbert

Top Pitcher


Dicta
Johnson

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
LEL
24
2
LEL
14
3
LEL
13
4
LEL
11
5
LEL
11
6
LEL
10
7
LEL
10
8
CIU
10
9
CIU
9
10
LEL
8

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
LEL
1.97
2
LEL
2.00
3
CIU/LEL
2.79
4
LEL
3.27
5
CIU
4.74
6
ABC
4.89
7
LEL
4.95
8
CIU
5.56
9
ABC
7.00
10
ABC
8.14


Advanced Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
WES
199.2
1.45
8.3%
11.0%
0.75
0.1%
2
WES
81.0
1.37
13.8%
6.2%
2.23
1.7%
3
WES
77.1
1.20
8.9%
5.1%
1.76
1.8%
3
1
358.0
1.38
9.7%
8.7%
1.12
0.8%



Players
# Team Role
1
LEL
SP
54.0
1.19
11.5%
8.0%
1.44
0.4%
2
LEL
SP
45.2
1.25
7.3%
8.9%
0.82
0.0%
3
LEL
SP
40.0
1.83
6.8%
15.2%
0.45
0.0%
4
ABC
SP
38.2
1.16
14.6%
4.5%
3.29
1.9%
5
SP
29.0
1.17
18.0%
6.6%
2.75
0.0%
6
CIU
SP
24.2
1.50
3.5%
6.1%
0.57
0.9%
7
ABC
SP
24.1
1.68
14.7%
7.8%
1.89
1.7%
8
ABC
SP
18.0
1.39
11.1%
7.4%
1.50
1.2%
9
CIU
RP
11.1
1.41
13.2%
5.7%
2.33
5.7%
10
LEL
SP
11.0
1.55
3.8%
7.5%
0.50
0.0%
11
LEL
SP
9.0
1.00
5.7%
11.4%
0.50
0.0%
12
LEL
SP
9.0
2.00
0.0%
18.2%
0.00
0.0%
13
LEL
SP
9.0
1.22
2.8%
8.3%
0.33
0.0%
14
CIU
SP
9.0
0.67
8.8%
2.9%
3.00
0.0%
15
CIU
SP
9.0
1.00
5.4%
2.7%
2.00
2.7%
16
CIU
SP
7.0
1.29
20.0%
3.3%
6.00
0.0%
17
CIU
RP
5.1
1.69
3.8%
7.7%
0.50
3.8%
18
LEL
RP
4.0
3.25
0.0%
33.3%
0.00
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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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