1908 Philadelphia Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Philadelphia Giants


21 - 19


16 - 15 in the National Association

1907-08 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
Sol White (21-19)

Top Hitter


John Henry
Lloyd

Top Pitcher


Sy
Hayman

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
97
3rd ERA+
115
1st
OPS
.633
3rd ERA
3.03
1st
BA
.266
2nd BA
.252
2nd
OBP
.313
3rd K/BB
1.42
3rd
SLG
.319
2nd K%
9.3%
2nd
BB%
5.8%
2nd BB%
6.6%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.3%
2nd
ISO
.053
4th WHIP
1.23
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Columbia Park (Philadelphia, PA)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Walter Schlichter (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
22
28
124
113
24
29
5
2
0
13
4
5
2
4
.257
.300
.336
.636
98
1B
22
90
85
8
21
2
0
0
13
1
2
0
3
.247
.264
.271
.535
67
2B
30
30
136
126
13
30
1
2
0
14
3
7
0
3
.238
.278
.278
.556
73
3B
29
30
121
102
15
23
1
0
0
10
4
13
1
5
.225
.319
.235
.554
73
SS
24
30
134
124
31
53
7
4
1
25
4
8
0
2
.427
.462
.573
1.035
222
LF
20
27
119
107
19
32
7
2
0
13
4
9
2
1
.299
.364
.402
.766
139
CF
30
28
125
117
20
32
2
1
0
6
2
6
0
2
.274
.309
.308
.617
92
RF
23
17
69
60
5
17
2
1
0
7
0
7
0
2
.283
.358
.350
.708
121
1B
38
18
68
62
10
15
1
0
0
5
5
4
0
2
.242
.288
.258
.546
70
RF
24
5
21
19
3
4
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
1
.211
.250
.211
.461
44
C
42
6
20
19
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.105
.105
.105
.211
-34
LF
28
3
13
12
4
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.333
.641
100
RF
2
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
36
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
CF
20
1
4
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.667
.750
.667
1.417
342
SP
14
51
47
2
10
0
0
0
3
2
0
0
4
.213
.213
.213
.426
33
SP
23
9
31
29
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.069
.100
.069
.169
-47
SP
22
4
18
16
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.313
.389
.313
.701
119
SP
34
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
19
276
1159
1055
156
281
29
12
1
113
31
67
5
32
.266
.313
.319
.633
97
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
2B
136
.269
.309
5.1%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.040
.061
24
SS
134
.485
.309
6.0%
6.5%
0.7%
0.3%
.145
.061
30
CF
125
.299
.309
4.8%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.034
.061
22
C
124
.301
.309
4.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.080
.061
29
3B
121
.277
.309
10.7%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.010
.061
20
LF
119
.370
.309
7.6%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.103
.061
1B
90
.253
.309
2.2%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.024
.061
23
RF
69
.341
.309
10.1%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.067
.061
38
1B
68
.266
.309
5.9%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.016
.061
SP
51
.191
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
23
SP
31
.087
.309
3.2%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
24
RF
21
.222
.309
4.8%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
42
C
20
.097
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
22
SP
18
.355
.309
11.1%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
28
LF
13
.315
.309
7.7%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.083
.061
RF
7
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
34
SP
4
.000
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
20
CF
4
.678
.309
25.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
36
LF
4
.244
.309
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.061
19
1159
.303
.309
5.8%
6.5%
0.1%
0.3%
.053
.061
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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