1908 Birmingham Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Birmingham Giants


3 - 4


(2nd place in the Negro Championship of the South )

1907 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
C. I. Taylor (3-4)

Top Hitter


Candy Jim
Taylor

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
82
2nd ERA+
59
2nd
OPS
.309
2nd ERA
0.72
2nd
BA
.122
2nd BA
.187
2nd
OBP
.176
2nd K/BB
2.44
2nd
SLG
.133
2nd K%
10.5%
2nd
BB%
3.6%
2nd BB%
4.3%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.5%
2nd
ISO
.011
2nd WHIP
0.88
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Unknown (Birmingham, AL)
C. I. Taylor (Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
4
13
11
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.182
.308
.182
.490
187
1B
6
20
18
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.056
.150
.056
.206
18
2B
33
4
16
15
0
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
1
.067
.067
.067
.133
-20
3B
24
6
24
21
2
3
0
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
130
SS
23
5
20
20
0
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.150
.150
.200
.350
113
LF
24
6
23
22
1
4
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.182
.217
.182
.399
138
CF
6
21
21
0
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.190
.333
103
RF
6
21
19
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
.000
.095
.000
.095
-48
2B
22
3
10
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.100
.100
.100
.200
20
C
2
7
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.286
.571
243
SP
18
3
10
8
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.125
.300
.125
.425
145
SP
28
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
34
12
54
194
181
4
22
2
0
0
2
8
7
5
1
.122
.176
.133
.309
82
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
3B
24
.218
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
24
LF
23
.207
.180
4.3%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
CF
21
.179
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.048
.021
RF
21
.063
.180
9.5%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
23
SS
20
.188
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.050
.021
1B
20
.117
.180
10.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
33
2B
16
.064
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
C
13
.268
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
18
SP
10
.235
.180
20.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
22
2B
10
.102
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
28
SP
9
.114
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
C
7
.292
.180
0.0%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.021
12
194
.166
.180
3.6%
2.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.011
.021
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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