1898 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1898 Season


Independent Clubs


1897 / 1899

Top Hitter


Robert
Jackson

Top Pitcher


Harry
Buckner

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
CU
310
2
CU
205
3
CXG
190
4
CXG
154
5
CXG
148
6
CU
133
7
CU
117
8
CXG
109
9
CU
106
10
CXG
100

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
CXG
0.00
2
CXG
0.00
3
CXG
0.00
4
CU
0.86
5
CXG
2.00
6
CBG
5.00
7
CU
5.19


Advanced Batting

Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
1
39
.336
2.6%
0.0%
.079
2
IND
4
175
.321
5.1%
2.3%
.107
3
IND
5
206
.290
5.3%
0.5%
.064
3
1
10
420
.307
5.0%
1.2%
.083



Players
# Team Pos
1
CBG
SS
4
.650
0.0%
0.0%
.500
2
CBG
3B
4
.565
0.0%
0.0%
.250
3
CU
SS
20
.444
0.0%
5.0%
.222
4
CXG
2B
18
.428
5.6%
0.0%
.063
5
CBG
P
4
.421
25.0%
0.0%
.000
6
CXG
P
18
.386
0.0%
0.0%
.056
7
CBG
LF
5
.376
0.0%
0.0%
.000
8
CBG
C
5
.376
0.0%
0.0%
.000
9
CXG
3B
24
.368
0.0%
4.2%
.261
10
CU
3B
19
.357
0.0%
5.3%
.158
11
CXG
C
23
.334
13.0%
0.0%
.100
12
CU
1B
21
.332
4.8%
4.8%
.200
13
CXG
SS
25
.301
0.0%
0.0%
.000
14
CU
2B
14
.295
0.0%
0.0%
.077
15
CXG
CF
23
.268
17.4%
0.0%
.053
16
CU
P
21
.268
9.5%
0.0%
.056
17
CU
CF
20
.254
0.0%
0.0%
.050
18
CBG
2B
4
.235
0.0%
0.0%
.000
19
CBG
RF
4
.235
0.0%
0.0%
.000
20
CU
RF
19
.216
15.8%
0.0%
.000
21
CU
LF
18
.198
5.6%
0.0%
.000
22
CXG
RF
22
.196
9.1%
0.0%
.000
23
CBG
CF
5
.188
0.0%
0.0%
.000
24
CXG
1B
24
.187
4.2%
0.0%
.000
25
CXG
LF
21
.152
0.0%
0.0%
.053
26
CBG
1B
4
.000
0.0%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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