1928 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1928 Season


1927-28 / 1929

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Ted
Trent

Leaders

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
BBS
.492
2
BBS
.478
3
HIL
.449
4
MRS
.438
5
HG/HIL
.432
6
NLG
.431
7
DS
.425
8
DS
.421
9
MULT
.418
10
NLG
.416

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
KCM
0.69
2
CSE
1.04
3
BBB
1.05
4
BBB
1.05
5
CAG
1.06
6
KCM
1.11
7
KCM
1.12
8
SLS
1.13
9
HG
1.16
10
BBS
1.19


Standings
Glossary

Eastern Colored League


Mutual Association of Eastern Colored Clubs

vs ECL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
18
12
1
.600
-
30
31
2
.492
5.5
5.3
Greyhound Park (Atlantic City, NJ)
2
19
15
3
.559
1.0
29
29
3
.500
5.7
5.4
Maryland Park (Baltimore, MD)
3
9
7
1
.563
2.0
21
17
2
.553
6.5
6.0
Catholic Protectory Oval (Bronx, NY)
4
6
14
3
.300
7.0
8
18
3
.308
5.6
6.4
No Home Ballpark
5
2
7
0
.222
5.5
2
7
0
.222
4.0
9.1
Pencoyd Field (Philadelphia, PA)
* = League Champion      

Eastern Independent Clubs

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
35
27
1
.565
-
5.0
5.0
Hilldale Park (Darby, PA)
2
11
9
0
.550
3.0
6.4
5.7
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
3
1
1
0
.500
4.0
9.0
5.5
No Home Ballpark
4
4
6
0
.400
5.0
5.0
7.0
Dexter Park (Queens, NY)
5
1
2
1
.333
4.5
4.3
3.8
No Home Ballpark


Negro National League I

vs NNL vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
61
26
0
.701
-
65
26
0
.714
7.6
5.1
Stars Park (St. Louis, MO)
2
50
29
1
.633
7.0
50
29
1
.633
5.2
3.8
Muehlebach Field (Kansas City, MO)
3
53
36
0
.596
9.0
55
38
0
.591
6.0
5.7
Mack Park (Detroit, MI)
4
55
38
1
.591
9.0
58
40
1
.592
4.6
3.3
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
5
46
51
0
.474
20.0
46
51
0
.474
4.0
4.8
Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
6
33
51
0
.393
26.5
33
51
0
.393
4.5
5.3
Lewis Park (Memphis, TN)
7
20
59
0
.253
37.0
20
59
0
.253
4.5
6.9
Luna Park (Cleveland, OH)
8
13
41
0
.241
31.5
13
41
0
.241
3.8
6.4
No Home Ballpark
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      

NNL I Championship Series

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
5
4
0
.556
-
7.2
5.0
Stars Park (St. Louis, MO)
2
4
5
0
.444
1.0
5.0
7.2
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)


Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues

vs All Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
4
4
0
.500
-
5.5
6.1
No Home Ballpark
1
4
4
0
.500
-
6.1
5.5
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)



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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