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+
52
2nd ERA+
72
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
141
1B
6
20
18
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.056
.150
.056
.206
-1
2B
33
4
16
15
0
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
1
.067
.067
.067
.133
-33
3B
24
6
24
21
2
3
0
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
93
SS
23
5
20
20
0
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.150
.150
.200
.350
78
LF
24
6
23
22
1
4
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.182
.217
.182
.399
99
CF
6
21
21
0
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.190
.333
70
RF
6
21
19
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
.000
.095
.000
.095
-56
2B
22
3
10
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.100
.100
.100
.200
1
C
2
7
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.286
.571
188
SP
18
3
10
8
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.125
.300
.125
.425
106
SP
28
3
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
12
12
54
194
181
4
22
2
0
0
2
8
7
5
1
.122
.176
.133
.309
52
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
3B
24
.218
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
24
LF
23
.207
.214
4.3%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
RF
21
.063
.214
9.5%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
CF
21
.179
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.048
.026
23
SS
20
.188
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.050
.026
1B
20
.117
.214
10.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
33
2B
16
.064
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
C
13
.268
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
22
2B
10
.102
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
18
SP
10
.235
.214
20.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
28
SP
9
.114
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
C
7
.292
.214
0.0%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.026
12
194
.166
.214
3.6%
3.2%
0.0%
0.0%
.011
.026
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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