1938 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Indianapolis ABCs


16 - 20


16 - 20 in the Negro American League

1937 / 1939 (Team History)

Managed by:
George Mitchell (16-20)

Top Hitter


Ted
Strong

Top Pitcher


Lefty
Calhoun

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
85
6th ERA+
84
5th
OPS
.643
6th ERA
4.81
5th
BA
.244
6th BA
.293
7th
OBP
.296
7th K/BB
2.53
2nd
SLG
.347
5th K%
16.4%
2nd
BB%
6.2%
7th BB%
6.5%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.5%
1st
ISO
.103
2nd WHIP
1.50
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
28
16
53
50
2
6
0
0
0
4
0
2
0
1
.120
.154
.120
.274
-21
1B
21
16
59
55
12
21
4
2
2
12
7
3
1
0
.382
.424
.636
1.060
203
2B
20
15
54
50
5
15
1
0
0
6
1
2
0
2
.300
.327
.320
.647
87
3B
34
12
44
38
4
6
1
0
0
4
1
4
0
2
.158
.238
.184
.422
22
SS
23
15
61
57
9
14
3
1
0
2
4
2
0
2
.246
.271
.333
.605
73
LF
25
16
59
49
17
19
5
2
2
10
1
9
1
0
.388
.492
.694
1.185
239
CF
26
17
62
56
7
15
2
1
0
5
5
5
0
1
.268
.328
.339
.667
92
RF
17
63
59
2
11
1
1
0
3
2
3
1
0
.186
.238
.237
.475
37
1B
38
6
18
16
2
5
0
1
0
3
1
2
0
0
.313
.389
.438
.826
138
CF
7
17
16
2
2
0
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
.125
.176
.250
.426
22
1B
4
10
10
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
15
1B
1
5
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.000
.400
.000
.400
21
SS
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
1
3
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
184
LF
33
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
26
7
15
15
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.133
.133
.133
.267
-23
SP
20
8
11
11
2
2
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.636
.818
130
SP
22
5
11
10
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.200
.200
.200
.400
15
SP
25
3
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
92
RP
18
3
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
92
SP
4
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
22
176
561
513
68
125
18
10
5
54
22
35
3
10
.244
.296
.347
.643
85
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
RF
63
.232
.325
4.8%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.051
.096
26
CF
62
.315
.325
8.1%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.071
.096
23
SS
61
.273
.325
3.3%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.088
.096
21
1B
59
.478
.325
5.1%
7.8%
3.4%
0.7%
.255
.096
25
LF
59
.529
.325
15.3%
7.8%
3.4%
0.7%
.306
.096
20
2B
54
.299
.325
3.7%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.020
.096
28
C
53
.136
.325
3.8%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
34
3B
44
.207
.325
9.1%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.026
.096
38
1B
18
.388
.325
11.1%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.125
.096
CF
17
.198
.325
5.9%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.125
.096
26
SP
15
.127
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
22
SP
11
.173
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
20
SP
11
.341
.325
0.0%
7.8%
9.1%
0.7%
.455
.096
1B
10
.190
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
1B
5
.302
.325
40.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
18
RP
3
.317
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
SP
3
.000
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
SS
3
.000
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
C
3
.442
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.333
.096
25
SP
3
.317
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
33
LF
2
.000
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
RP
2
.000
.325
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.096
22
561
.298
.325
6.2%
7.8%
0.9%
0.7%
.103
.096
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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