1918 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1918 Indianapolis ABCs


25 - 18 - 3


(2nd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1907 / 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+
111
1st ERA+
106
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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
45
7
4
.636
15
10
9
0
0
105.1
38
24
76
0
33
41
1
2
426
2.05
177
SP
25
8
2
.800
16
14
6
2
1
86.0
50
40
80
1
31
26
0
2
363
4.19
87
SP
28
4
5
.444
9
8
7
1
0
66.0
34
25
67
0
23
19
0
7
282
3.41
107
SP
27
3
1
.750
5
4
3
1
0
37.1
13
10
30
0
12
19
0
2
159
2.41
151
SP
21
0
1
.000
4
2
0
0
0
15.0
12
10
18
2
5
5
0
0
68
6.00
61
SP
34
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
7.0
2
1
6
0
3
3
0
1
29
1.29
283
SP
28
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
3.1
6
6
8
0
0
1
0
0
18
16.20
22
RP
28
0
2
.000
3
1
1
0
0
18.1
13
9
15
0
11
5
0
0
81
4.42
82
RP
29
1
0
1.000
2
0
0
0
0
11.2
11
9
16
0
2
2
0
0
54
6.94
52
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
6
0.00
10
24
15
.615
57
41
27
4
1
351.2
179
134
317
3
120
121
1
14
1486
3.43
106
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
45
SP
105.1
1.03
1.29
9.6%
8.9%
7.7%
9.6%
1.24
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
25
SP
86.0
1.29
1.29
7.2%
8.7%
8.5%
9.4%
0.84
0.93
0.3%
0.4%
28
SP
66.0
1.36
1.29
6.7%
8.5%
8.2%
9.2%
0.83
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
27
SP
37.1
1.13
1.29
11.9%
8.3%
7.5%
8.9%
1.58
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
28
RP
18.1
1.42
1.29
6.2%
8.1%
13.6%
8.7%
0.45
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
21
SP
15.0
1.53
1.29
7.4%
8.1%
7.4%
8.7%
1.00
0.93
2.9%
0.4%
29
RP
11.2
1.54
1.29
3.7%
8.0%
3.7%
8.7%
1.00
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
34
SP
7.0
1.29
1.29
10.3%
8.0%
10.3%
8.6%
1.00
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
28
SP
3.1
2.40
1.29
5.6%
8.0%
0.0%
8.6%
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
RP
1.2
0.60
1.29
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
8.6%
0.93
0.0%
0.4%
10
351.2
1.24
1.29
8.1%
8.6%
8.1%
9.2%
1.01
0.93
0.2%
0.4%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
45
SP
15
426
381
38
76
10
8
0
1
33
41
2
10
4
.199
.267
.268
.535
25
SP
16
363
323
50
80
10
6
1
8
31
26
2
7
10
.248
.317
.325
.642
28
SP
9
282
242
34
67
9
4
0
7
23
19
7
10
4
.277
.357
.347
.704
27
SP
5
159
138
13
30
4
1
0
3
12
19
2
7
1
.217
.289
.261
.550
28
RP
3
81
69
13
15
2
1
0
0
11
5
0
1
3
.217
.325
.275
.600
21
SP
4
68
60
12
18
2
1
2
0
5
5
0
3
2
.300
.354
.467
.821
29
RP
2
54
47
11
16
2
0
0
3
2
2
0
5
2
.340
.367
.383
.750
34
SP
1
29
24
2
6
2
1
0
1
3
3
1
1
1
.250
.357
.417
.774
28
SP
1
18
16
6
8
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
.500
.500
.688
1.188
RP
1
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
10
57
1486
1306
179
317
42
23
3
23
120
121
14
46
27
.243
.313
.317
.630
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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