1908 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Season


1907-08 / 1908-09



Walter Schlichter (President)
John Connor (Vice President)
John Bright (Treasurer)
Nat Strong (General Secretary)

Top Hitter


John Henry
Lloyd

Top Pitcher


Charles
Earle

Leaders

wOBA

# Player Team wOBA
1
PG
.485
2
LEL
.461
3
ABC
.453
4
CIU/ABC
.445
5
PG/BRG
.421
6
BRG
.413
7
CSH/AZU
.399
8
BRG
.399
9
ABC
.389
10
CSH
.379


Standings
Glossary

National Association


National Association of Colored Professional Clubs of the United States and Cuba

vs NAC vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
19
10
1
.655
-
21
12
1
.636
5.1
4.5
Meyerrose Park (Queens, NY)
2
16
15
0
.516
4.0
21
19
0
.525
5.4
4.2
Columbia Park (Philadelphia, PA)
3
6
12
1
.333
7.5
8
19
1
.296
2.8
5.7
No Home Ballpark
4
3
7
0
.300
6.5
9
14
0
.391
4.3
5.0
No Home Ballpark
* = League Champion      

Western Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
14
7
0
.667
-
7.1
4.8
Logan Square Park (Chicago, IL)
2
5
4
0
.556
3.0
7.8
6.0
No Home Ballpark
3
4
7
0
.364
5.0
4.7
8.0
Northwestern Park (Indianapolis, IN)


Northern Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
3
2
0
.600
-
4.6
3.6
Downtown Park (St. Paul, MN)
2
2
3
0
.400
1.0
3.6
4.6
Minnehaha Park (Minneapolis, MN), Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN)


Negro Championship of the South

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
3
0
.571
-
2.6
2.1
Electric Park (San Antonio, TX)
2
3
4
0
.429
1.0
2.1
2.6
Unknown (Birmingham, AL)


Cuban Summer League


El Premio de Verano

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
6
3
1
.667
-
3.7
3.6
Almendares Park I (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)
2
7
4
0
.636
-
3.9
2.5
Almendares Park I (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)
3
2
8
1
.200
4.5
2.7
4.2
Almendares Park I (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)



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Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


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