1917 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Season


Western Independent Clubs


1916 / 1918

Top Hitter


John Henry
Lloyd

Top Pitcher


Juan
Padrón

Leaders



Advanced Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
WES
1
42
.346
7.1%
0.0%
.027
2
WES
59
2180
.309
7.6%
0.2%
.072
3
WES
58
2078
.296
9.7%
0.1%
.059
4
WES
7
260
.287
4.2%
0.4%
.074
5
WES
15
578
.281
8.1%
0.5%
.048
6
WES
7
266
.280
12.0%
0.8%
.031
7
WES
46
1653
.273
7.1%
0.2%
.061
8
WES
4
149
.258
10.1%
0.0%
.016
9
WES
2
72
.245
2.8%
0.0%
.044
9
1
222
7278
.292
8.1%
0.2%
.061



Players
# Team Pos
1
SLG
SS
4
.740
0.0%
0.0%
.000
2
SLG
RF
5
.688
0.0%
0.0%
.200
3
CIU
LF
8
.646
12.5%
0.0%
.143
4
CIU
CF
8
.607
0.0%
0.0%
.286
5
TAS
1B
31
.510
3.2%
0.0%
.233
6
ALL
2B
58
.403
6.9%
5.2%
.208
7
COG
2B
17
.390
5.9%
0.0%
.125
8
CAG
SS
228
.377
6.6%
0.4%
.141
9
TAS
3B
30
.369
3.3%
0.0%
.103
10
COG
1B
17
.363
17.6%
0.0%
.000
11
ALL
CF
65
.356
12.3%
0.0%
.054
12
ABC
1B
242
.352
7.4%
0.0%
.078
13
ABC
CF
205
.352
6.8%
0.5%
.096
14
COG
LF
17
.348
23.5%
0.0%
.000
15
CSW
CF
182
.346
14.3%
0.0%
.081
16
CAG
CF
245
.346
16.7%
0.0%
.073
17
ALL
SS
67
.344
9.0%
0.0%
.068
18
MULT
LF
88
.344
10.2%
0.0%
.026
19
ABC
3B
245
.338
8.6%
0.0%
.084
20
MULT
LF
185
.338
8.1%
0.0%
.104
21
CSW
2B
196
.330
9.2%
0.5%
.107
22
CAG
1B
200
.330
9.5%
0.0%
.071
23
ALL
RF
60
.328
13.3%
0.0%
.040
24
JBC
SS
23
.322
8.7%
0.0%
.000
25
CSW
LF
179
.305
5.6%
1.1%
.109
26
CAG
3B
211
.301
12.3%
0.0%
.063
27
JBC
1B
25
.296
8.0%
0.0%
.000
28
TAS
SS
27
.295
7.4%
3.7%
.120
29
CAG
RF
246
.293
8.1%
0.4%
.055
30
C
71
.289
8.5%
0.0%
.016
31
CSW
3B
170
.288
5.3%
0.0%
.045
32
TAS
2B
31
.286
0.0%
0.0%
.000
33
ABC
RF
226
.286
8.4%
0.0%
.052
34
CAG
LF
221
.281
8.6%
0.0%
.047
35
TAS
LF
32
.278
3.1%
0.0%
.034
36
ABC
SS
212
.273
7.5%
0.0%
.058
37
JBC
2B
32
.270
15.6%
0.0%
.000
38
ABC
2B
237
.263
8.0%
0.0%
.034
39
CSW
1B
190
.263
11.6%
0.0%
.046
40
CSW
RF
159
.249
8.2%
0.0%
.021
41
CAG
2B
250
.248
9.6%
0.0%
.019
42
SLG
3B
4
.247
0.0%
0.0%
.000
43
TAS
CF
29
.238
6.9%
0.0%
.037
44
COG
RF
16
.231
6.3%
0.0%
.000
45
ALL
LF
68
.228
7.4%
0.0%
.000
46
CSW
C
168
.222
2.4%
0.0%
.050
47
3B
26
.218
3.8%
0.0%
.000
48
TAS
RF
23
.213
0.0%
0.0%
.091
49
CSW
SS
165
.211
3.6%
0.0%
.039
50
SLG
2B
5
.197
0.0%
0.0%
.000
51
SLG
1B
5
.197
0.0%
0.0%
.000
52
CF
34
.195
8.8%
0.0%
.033
53
COG
C
17
.191
11.8%
0.0%
.000
54
SS
20
.185
5.0%
0.0%
.000
55
JBC
3B
25
.178
8.0%
0.0%
.000
56
COG
P
14
.141
0.0%
0.0%
.000
57
CIU
1B
7
.141
0.0%
0.0%
.000
58
CIU
SS
8
.123
0.0%
0.0%
.000
59
CIU
RF
9
.110
0.0%
0.0%
.000
60
CIU
2B
8
.000
0.0%
0.0%
.000
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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