1887 New York Metropolitans - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1887 New York Metropolitans


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(6th place in the Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues )

1886 / 1888 (Team History)

Managed by:
Bob Ferguson (1-1)

Top Hitter


Candy
Nelson

Top Pitcher


Al
Mays

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
93
6th ERA+
66
8th
OPS
.722
6th ERA
5.50
8th
BA
.333
3rd BA
.278
5th
OBP
.341
5th K/BB
16.00
1st
SLG
.381
6th K%
20.0%
2nd
BB%
1.2%
8th BB%
1.3%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.048
8th WHIP
1.28
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: St. George Cricket Grounds (Staten Island, NY), Monitor Park (Weehawken, NJ)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
1
5
5
3
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
.600
.600
.600
1.200
223
1B
27
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
8
2B
25
2
11
10
4
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
.200
.273
.200
.473
29
3B
31
2
10
10
1
3
1
0
0
3
0
0
.300
.300
.400
.700
86
SS
30
1
5
5
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
115
LF
23
2
9
9
4
5
0
0
0
2
0
0
.556
.556
.556
1.111
199
CF
23
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
35
RF
29
2
9
9
2
3
1
0
0
3
0
0
.333
.333
.444
.778
106
2B
24
1
6
6
3
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
80
SS
38
1
4
4
2
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
364
1B
25
1
4
4
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
95
C
22
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
35
SP
22
1
5
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
30
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
35
14
18
85
84
23
28
4
0
0
19
1
0
.333
.341
.381
.722
93
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
2B
11
.240
.337
9.1%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
31
3B
10
.310
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.100
.112
29
RF
9
.345
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.111
.112
23
LF
9
.519
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
24
2B
6
.311
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
30
SS
5
.373
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
32
C
5
.560
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
22
SP
5
.000
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
27
1B
5
.187
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
23
CF
4
.233
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
30
SP
4
.233
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
38
SS
4
.776
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.112
22
C
4
.233
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
25
1B
4
.309
.337
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.112
14
85
.331
.337
1.2%
4.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.048
.112
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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