1917 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Season


Eastern Independent Clubs


1916 / 1918

Top Hitter


Jules
Thomas

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

Leaders

OPS+

# Player Team OPS+
1
NLG
216
2
MULT
190
3
BRG
188
4
NLG
187
5
BRG
165
6
MULT
155
7
NLG
154
8
BRG/AC
153
9
NLG
153
10
NLG
150

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
NLG
0.77
2
NLG
1.18
3
CSE
1.21
4
AC
1.22
5
MULT
1.32
6
AC/HIL
1.33
7
NLG
1.36
8
NLG
1.40
9
CSE
1.42
10
BRG
1.44


Standings
Glossary

Eastern Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
22
11
1
.667
-
5.9
4.4
Olympic Field (New York, NY)
2
13
14
0
.481
6.0
4.7
4.5
No Home Ballpark
3
4
5
0
.444
6.0
5.3
6.0
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA)
4
13
15
1
.464
6.5
5.5
5.5
Ridgewood Grounds (Queens, NY)
5
10
17
0
.370
9.0
3.2
4.6
Bacharach Park (Atlantic City, NJ)
6
1
2
0
.333
6.0
5.0
10.7
No Home Ballpark
7
0
1
0
.000
6.0
0.0
2.0
Point Breeze Motordrome (Philadelphia, PA)
7
0
1
0
.000
6.0
6.0
7.0
Unknown (New York, NY)



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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