1899 Chicago Unions - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1899 Chicago Unions


3 - 5


(3rd place in the Independent Clubs )

1898 / 1900 (Team History)

Managed by:
Harry Hyde (3-5)

Top Hitter


Bill
Monroe

Top Pitcher


Bert
Jones

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
81
3rd ERA+
105
2nd
OPS
.700
3rd ERA
3.74
2nd
BA
.265
3rd BA
.279
2nd
OBP
.335
2nd K/BB
1.58
1st
SLG
.365
3rd K%
8.3%
1st
BB%
7.8%
1st BB%
5.2%
3rd
K%
HR%
1.3%
2nd
ISO
.100
3rd WHIP
1.32
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Union Park (Chicago, IL)
W. S. Peters (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
5
20
18
2
6
0
0
1
4
0
1
0
1
.333
.368
.500
.868
124
1B
23
6
24
21
2
4
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.190
.261
.238
.499
31
2B
41
6
25
21
4
7
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
2
.333
.391
.333
.725
91
3B
29
6
26
22
3
8
2
0
0
4
0
3
1
0
.364
.462
.455
.916
140
SS
21
6
26
23
6
9
1
1
2
6
0
2
0
1
.391
.440
.783
1.223
211
LF
6
29
24
6
4
1
1
0
2
0
4
1
0
.167
.310
.292
.602
58
CF
25
6
28
25
5
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
.240
.269
.240
.509
34
RF
3
10
9
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.222
.300
.222
.522
38
C
2
9
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.125
.000
.125
-64
SP
21
6
24
22
1
6
1
0
0
6
0
2
0
0
.273
.333
.318
.652
71
SP
2
9
8
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.125
.125
.250
.375
-5
11
54
230
200
30
53
7
2
3
28
0
18
3
9
.265
.335
.365
.700
81
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
LF
29
.294
.340
13.8%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.125
.124
25
CF
28
.226
.340
3.6%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
29
3B
26
.430
.340
11.5%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.091
.124
21
SS
26
.500
.340
7.7%
5.9%
7.7%
1.8%
.391
.124
41
2B
25
.321
.340
8.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
21
SP
24
.310
.340
8.3%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.045
.124
23
1B
24
.232
.340
8.3%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.048
.124
C
20
.370
.340
5.0%
5.9%
5.0%
1.8%
.167
.124
RF
10
.264
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
C
9
.083
.340
11.1%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
SP
9
.143
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.125
.124
11
230
.314
.340
7.8%
5.9%
1.3%
1.8%
.100
.124
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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