1918 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1918 Indianapolis ABCs


25 - 18 - 3


(2nd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1917 / 1920 (Team History)

Managed by:
C. I. Taylor (25-18-3)

Top Hitter


Oscar
Charleston

Top Pitcher


String Bean
Williams

League Ranks (5 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
107
1st ERA+
105
3rd
OPS
.741
1st ERA
3.43
2nd
BA
.290
1st BA
.243
3rd
OBP
.357
1st K/BB
1.01
2nd
SLG
.384
1st K%
8.1%
3rd
BB%
8.3%
4th BB%
8.1%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.2%
3rd
ISO
.094
1st WHIP
1.24
2nd

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
30
114
105
11
24
2
1
1
14
0
7
0
2
.229
.277
.295
.572
60
1B
29
41
174
157
30
48
5
6
2
37
5
12
2
3
.306
.363
.452
.815
128
2B
34
32
127
111
10
26
3
0
1
16
1
12
1
3
.234
.315
.288
.603
69
3B
23
39
163
128
28
32
2
2
0
16
6
22
1
12
.250
.364
.297
.661
85
SS
28
34
122
106
15
30
3
1
0
18
2
9
2
5
.283
.350
.330
.681
90
LF
25
41
185
165
41
54
5
0
2
19
11
13
0
7
.327
.376
.394
.770
115
CF
21
40
171
154
39
60
8
8
3
46
13
13
0
4
.390
.437
.604
1.041
191
RF
28
41
182
162
33
44
5
6
1
20
8
16
1
3
.272
.341
.395
.736
106
2B
19
31
119
100
19
33
3
2
0
10
4
10
1
8
.330
.396
.400
.796
123
C
34
15
50
43
6
12
1
0
0
2
0
3
4
0
.279
.380
.302
.682
91
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
15
46
42
6
11
1
0
0
6
1
2
0
2
.262
.295
.286
.581
63
SP
25
18
43
37
5
10
2
1
0
6
0
3
0
3
.270
.325
.378
.703
97
SP
28
9
28
25
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.160
.192
.160
.352
-1
SP
27
6
18
14
3
5
1
1
0
3
0
4
0
0
.357
.500
.571
1.071
199
RP
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
17
396
1548
1353
248
393
41
28
10
213
51
128
12
55
.290
.357
.384
.741
107
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
25
LF
185
.364
.343
7.0%
9.6%
1.1%
0.4%
.067
.086
28
RF
182
.352
.343
8.8%
9.6%
0.5%
0.4%
.123
.086
29
1B
174
.385
.343
6.9%
9.6%
1.1%
0.4%
.146
.086
21
CF
171
.479
.343
7.6%
9.6%
1.8%
0.4%
.214
.086
23
3B
163
.315
.343
13.5%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.047
.086
34
2B
127
.299
.343
9.4%
9.6%
0.8%
0.4%
.054
.086
28
SS
122
.327
.343
7.4%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.047
.086
19
2B
119
.366
.343
8.4%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.070
.086
28
C
114
.278
.343
6.1%
9.6%
0.9%
0.4%
.067
.086
34
C
50
.353
.343
6.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.023
.086
SP
46
.276
.343
4.3%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.024
.086
25
SP
43
.318
.343
7.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.108
.086
28
SP
28
.167
.343
3.6%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.086
27
SP
18
.508
.343
22.2%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.214
.086
22
C
4
.000
.343
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.086
43
-
1
.768
.343
100.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.086
RP
1
.000
.343
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.086
17
1548
.351
.343
8.3%
9.6%
0.6%
0.4%
.094
.086
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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