1918 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1918 Indianapolis ABCs


23 - 18 - 3


(2nd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1917 / 1920 (Team History)

Managed by:
C. I. Taylor (23-18-3)

Top Hitter


Oscar
Charleston

Top Pitcher


String Bean
Williams

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
117
1st ERA+
115
2nd
OPS
.748
1st ERA
3.59
2nd
BA
.293
1st BA
.244
2nd
OBP
.361
1st K/BB
0.97
2nd
SLG
.388
1st K%
8.1%
2nd
BB%
8.5%
4th BB%
8.3%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.2%
2nd
ISO
.095
1st WHIP
1.26
1st

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
28
29
110
101
11
24
2
1
1
14
0
7
0
2
.238
.287
.307
.594
73
1B
29
39
166
150
30
48
5
6
2
37
5
11
2
3
.320
.374
.473
.848
147
2B
34
30
120
105
10
24
3
0
1
16
0
11
1
3
.229
.308
.286
.593
73
3B
23
39
163
128
28
32
2
2
0
16
6
22
1
12
.250
.364
.297
.661
93
SS
28
32
114
98
14
27
2
1
0
18
2
9
2
5
.276
.349
.316
.665
94
LF
25
39
177
157
40
53
4
0
2
18
9
13
0
7
.338
.388
.401
.790
130
CF
21
38
163
147
37
56
7
7
3
43
11
13
0
3
.381
.431
.585
1.016
196
RF
28
39
174
155
31
42
5
6
1
19
6
15
1
3
.271
.339
.400
.739
115
2B
19
29
111
93
18
31
3
2
0
10
4
10
1
7
.333
.404
.409
.812
137
C
34
14
47
40
6
12
1
0
0
2
0
3
4
0
.300
.404
.325
.729
112
C
22
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
43
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1.000
SP
14
42
38
5
10
1
0
0
5
1
2
0
2
.263
.300
.289
.589
72
SP
25
17
40
35
5
10
2
1
0
5
0
3
0
2
.286
.342
.400
.742
116
SP
28
9
28
25
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.160
.192
.160
.352
3
SP
27
6
18
14
3
5
1
1
0
3
0
4
0
0
.357
.500
.571
1.071
212
RP
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
17
378
1479
1290
240
378
38
27
10
206
44
125
12
52
.293
.361
.388
.748
117
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
LF
177
.373
.330
7.3%
9.2%
1.1%
0.4%
.064
.081
28
RF
174
.353
.330
8.6%
9.2%
0.6%
0.4%
.129
.081
29
1B
166
.399
.330
6.6%
9.2%
1.2%
0.4%
.153
.081
23
3B
163
.316
.330
13.5%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.047
.081
21
CF
163
.471
.330
8.0%
9.2%
1.8%
0.4%
.204
.081
34
2B
120
.294
.330
9.2%
9.2%
0.8%
0.4%
.057
.081
28
SS
114
.321
.330
7.9%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.041
.081
19
2B
111
.375
.330
9.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.075
.081
28
C
110
.289
.330
6.4%
9.2%
0.9%
0.4%
.069
.081
34
C
47
.377
.330
6.4%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.025
.081
SP
42
.280
.330
4.8%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.026
.081
25
SP
40
.342
.330
7.5%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.114
.081
28
SP
28
.168
.330
3.6%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.081
27
SP
18
.509
.330
22.2%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.214
.081
22
C
4
.000
.330
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.081
RP
1
.000
.330
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.081
43
-
1
.771
.330
100.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.081
17
1479
.355
.330
8.5%
9.2%
0.7%
0.4%
.095
.081
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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