1898 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1898 Season


Independent Clubs


1897 / 1899

Top Hitter


Robert
Jackson

Top Pitcher


Harry
Buckner

Leaders

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
CU
.700
2
CXG
.471
3
CU
.421
4
CXG
.389
5
CXG
.348
6
CXG
.333
7
CU
.316
8
CU
.308
9
CXG
.304
10
CXG
.304

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CU
0.81
2
CXG
0.89
3
CXG
1.15
4
CU
1.38
5
CBG
1.44
6
CXG
1.44
7
CXG
2.56


Batting

Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
IND
1
39
38
6
12
1
1
0
4
2
1
0
0
.316
.333
.395
.728
116
2
IND
4
175
159
20
45
5
0
4
13
9
1
6
.283
.325
.390
.715
112
3
IND
5
206
188
30
50
7
1
1
25
0
11
0
7
.266
.307
.330
.636
88
3
1
10
420
385
56
107
13
2
5
42
2
21
1
13
.278
.317
.361
.678
101



Players
# Team Pos
1
CBG
SS
1
4
4
2
2
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.000
1.500
338
2
CBG
3B
1
4
4
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
269
3
CU
SS
4
20
18
3
7
1
0
1
4
0
1
1
.389
.421
.611
1.032
205
4
CXG
2B
4
18
16
3
7
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
.438
.471
.500
.971
190
5
CXG
3B
5
24
23
3
7
1
1
1
5
0
0
0
1
.304
.304
.565
.870
154
6
CBG
P
1
4
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
153
7
CXG
P
4
18
18
3
7
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
.389
.389
.444
.833
148
8
CBG
LF
1
5
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
139
9
CBG
C
1
5
5
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
139
10
CU
3B
4
19
19
2
6
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.316
.316
.474
.789
133
11
CU
1B
4
21
20
2
5
1
0
1
3
1
0
0
.250
.286
.450
.736
117
12
CXG
C
5
23
20
3
5
2
0
0
3
0
3
0
0
.250
.348
.350
.698
109
13
CU
2B
3
14
13
2
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
.308
.308
.385
.692
106
14
CXG
SS
5
25
24
4
8
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
1
.333
.333
.333
.667
100
15
CU
P
4
21
18
3
4
1
0
0
0
2
0
1
.222
.300
.278
.578
73
16
CU
CF
4
20
20
2
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.300
.550
64
17
CXG
CF
5
23
19
3
3
1
0
0
2
0
4
0
0
.158
.304
.211
.515
56
18
CBG
2B
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
50
19
CBG
RF
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
50
20
CU
LF
4
18
15
1
3
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.200
.250
.200
.450
36
21
CXG
RF
5
22
18
3
3
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
2
.167
.250
.167
.417
27
22
CBG
CF
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
20
23
CU
RF
4
19
16
2
2
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
.125
.263
.125
.388
19
24
CXG
1B
5
24
23
4
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.174
.208
.174
.382
15
25
CXG
LF
5
21
19
2
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.158
.158
.211
.368
9
26
CBG
1B
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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