1917 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Indianapolis ABCs


26 - 33 - 4


(3rd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1916 / 1918 (Team History)

Managed by:
C. I. Taylor (26-33-4)

Top Hitter


Ben
Taylor

Top Pitcher


String Bean
Williams

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
105
3rd ERA+
98
4th
OPS
.634
2nd ERA
2.74
4th
BA
.248
2nd BA
.231
3rd
OBP
.314
2nd K/BB
1.47
2nd
SLG
.320
2nd K%
11.8%
3rd
BB%
7.6%
5th BB%
8.1%
5th
K%
0.6%
7th HR%
0.3%
8th
ISO
.072
2nd WHIP
1.18
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
C. I. Taylor (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
27
42
156
139
9
33
4
2
0
13
1
0
11
2
2
4
.237
.303
.295
.598
93
1B
28
57
242
218
27
64
9
4
0
39
5
0
18
2
1
5
.294
.350
.372
.722
133
2B
18
59
237
206
18
44
5
1
0
10
12
0
19
0
2
10
.214
.286
.248
.534
72
3B
33
58
245
214
28
58
14
2
0
33
9
1
21
1
2
8
.271
.342
.355
.697
125
SS
27
56
212
189
14
39
7
2
0
19
5
0
16
2
3
4
.206
.279
.265
.543
76
LF
22
38
170
151
27
38
3
7
0
10
0
0
12
1
4
3
.252
.323
.364
.688
122
CF
20
48
205
178
26
52
6
4
1
19
3
0
14
2
3
10
.292
.354
.388
.741
140
RF
22
58
226
193
24
45
6
2
0
10
6
1
19
0
2
12
.233
.308
.285
.593
92
LF
24
21
91
86
11
24
0
3
1
6
4
0
4
1
0
1
.279
.311
.384
.695
125
CF
24
31
80
70
5
12
1
0
0
3
1
0
6
0
1
3
.171
.247
.186
.432
39
C
29
20
63
53
8
16
1
2
0
8
4
0
7
0
1
2
.302
.393
.396
.790
155
CF
28
9
39
37
6
10
2
0
1
8
0
0
2
0
0
0
.270
.308
.405
.713
131
LF
27
5
26
24
6
7
0
1
0
1
2
0
1
0
0
1
.292
.320
.375
.695
125
C
5
12
11
1
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
.091
.091
.364
.455
48
RF
42
6
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-36
SP
35
28
58
49
4
12
1
2
0
3
0
0
7
1
1
1
.245
.351
.347
.698
125
SP
13
42
35
4
10
1
1
0
3
0
0
3
0
0
4
.286
.342
.371
.714
131
SP
30
14
30
25
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
3
.120
.185
.120
.305
-2
SP
27
8
24
22
2
5
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
1
0
1
.227
.261
.273
.534
72
SP
22
6
12
11
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.091
.167
.091
.258
-17
RP
24
1
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
21
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
223
22
584
2180
1919
222
475
61
33
4
189
53
2
165
13
22
74
.248
.314
.320
.634
105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
33
3B
245
.338
.304
8.6%
8.5%
0.4%
1.4%
21.00
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.084
.065
28
1B
242
.352
.304
7.4%
8.5%
0.8%
1.4%
9.00
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.078
.065
18
2B
237
.263
.304
8.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.034
.065
22
RF
226
.286
.304
8.4%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.052
.065
27
SS
212
.273
.304
7.5%
8.5%
0.9%
1.4%
8.00
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.058
.065
20
CF
205
.352
.304
6.8%
8.5%
1.0%
1.4%
7.00
6.19
0.5%
0.2%
.096
.065
22
LF
170
.337
.304
7.1%
8.5%
0.6%
1.4%
12.00
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.113
.065
27
C
156
.295
.304
7.1%
8.5%
1.3%
1.4%
5.50
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.058
.065
24
LF
91
.340
.304
4.4%
8.5%
1.1%
1.4%
4.00
6.19
1.1%
0.2%
.105
.065
24
CF
80
.219
.304
7.5%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.014
.065
29
C
63
.382
.304
11.1%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.094
.065
35
SP
58
.346
.304
12.1%
8.5%
1.7%
1.4%
7.00
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.102
.065
SP
42
.321
.304
7.1%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.086
.065
28
CF
39
.355
.304
5.1%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
2.6%
0.2%
.135
.065
30
SP
30
.148
.304
6.7%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.065
27
LF
26
.329
.304
3.8%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.083
.065
27
SP
24
.256
.304
4.2%
8.5%
4.2%
1.4%
1.00
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.045
.065
C
12
.212
.304
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
8.3%
0.2%
.273
.065
22
SP
12
.144
.304
8.3%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.065
42
RF
5
.148
.304
20.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.065
24
RP
3
.000
.304
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.065
21
SP
2
.493
.304
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.4%
6.19
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.065
22
2180
.309
.304
7.6%
8.5%
0.6%
1.4%
12.69
6.19
0.2%
0.2%
.072
.065
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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