1897 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1897 Season


Independent Clubs


1896 / 1898

Top Hitter


Louis
Reynolds

Top Pitcher


William
Selden

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
CXG
.571
2
CU
.528
3
CU
.483
4
CU
.444
5
CBG
.444
6
CU
.432
7
CU
.387
8
CBG
.385
9
PFG/CU
.378
10
CU
.378

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CXG
0.94
2
CU
1.00
3
CU
1.13
4
PFG
1.38
5
CXG
1.61
6
CBG
1.75
7
CU
1.78
8
CU
1.83
9
CXG
2.00
10
CBG
2.12


All-1897 Team

Glossary

Left Field Tm
CU
0.4
0.2
0.1
Center Field Tm
CU
0.4
0.3
0.1

Right Field Tm
CBG
0.1
0.0
-0.0
Shortstop Tm
PFG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
Second Base Tm
CU
0.8
0.2
0.1
Third Base Tm
CU
0.3
0.2
0.1
First Base Tm
CU
0.5
0.4
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
CXG
0.3
0.3
-0.0
Starting Pitcher Tm
CXG
18.0
0.7
0.8
-0.1
CXG
18.0
0.4
0.5
-0.0
PFG
8.0
0.4
0.4
-0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James