1909 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1909 Indianapolis ABCs


2 - 4


(7th place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1907 / 1910 (Team History)

Managed by:
John Merida (2-4)

Top Hitter


Otis
Francis

Top Pitcher


Frank
Talbott

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
92
4th ERA+
50
8th
OPS
.711
2nd ERA
6.25
9th
BA
.256
4th BA
.292
8th
OBP
.298
5th K/BB
1.40
6th
SLG
.414
2nd K%
8.4%
8th
BB%
5.5%
4th BB%
6.0%
2nd
K%
HR%
1.2%
8th
ISO
.158
1st WHIP
1.53
8th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Northwestern Park (Indianapolis, IN)
Ran Butler (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
4
17
16
4
7
1
1
2
5
0
1
0
0
.438
.471
1.000
1.471
288
1B
28
3
12
10
3
2
1
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
.200
.333
.300
.633
70
2B
23
4
16
15
1
4
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.267
.267
.267
.533
43
3B
24
4
18
18
3
4
1
0
1
4
1
0
0
0
.222
.222
.444
.667
76
SS
18
2
8
7
2
2
1
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
.286
.375
.429
.804
115
LF
4
17
14
2
6
1
0
1
2
2
1
0
2
.429
.467
.714
1.181
214
CF
26
4
16
15
2
2
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
.133
.188
.133
.321
-13
RF
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
24
2
9
9
1
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.222
.333
-12
SS
23
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
34
LF
31
1
4
3
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
437
SS
21
1
3
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
164
SP
2
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
7
5
5
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.200
.333
.200
.533
45
SP
19
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
15
36
145
133
24
34
7
1
4
17
10
8
0
4
.256
.298
.414
.711
92
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
3B
18
.308
.349
0.0%
7.5%
5.6%
0.6%
.222
.095
LF
17
.481
.349
5.9%
7.5%
5.9%
0.6%
.286
.095
30
C
17
.662
.349
5.9%
7.5%
11.8%
0.6%
.563
.095
26
CF
16
.165
.349
6.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
23
2B
16
.238
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
28
1B
12
.316
.349
16.7%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.100
.095
24
2B
9
.153
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.111
.095
18
SS
8
.382
.349
12.5%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.143
.095
SP
8
.000
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
SP
7
.240
.349
14.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
23
SS
4
.238
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
31
LF
4
.896
.349
25.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
19
SP
3
.000
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
21
SS
3
.458
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.095
RF
3
.000
.349
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
15
145
.326
.349
5.5%
7.5%
2.8%
0.6%
.158
.095
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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