1928 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1928 Season


Eastern Colored League


1927 / 1929

Top Hitter


Rap
Dixon

Top Pitcher


Laymon
Yokely

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
BBS
.399
2
BBS
.398
3
NLG
.383
4
AC
.371
5
AC
.366
6
NLG/AC
.355
7
CSE
.352
8
AC
.338
9
CSE
.328
10
NLG
.328

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
CSE
1.04
2
BBS
1.19
3
BBS
1.34
4
AC
1.34
5
AC
1.36
6
AC
1.44
7
AC
1.50
8
AC
1.53
9
NLG
1.54
10
BBS
1.57


Advanced Batting


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Teams
# Team Lg
1
ECL
36
1352
.355
8.4%
2.2%
.151
2
ECL
60
2311
.348
8.6%
1.8%
.144
3
ECL
55
2155
.341
7.9%
1.0%
.097
4
ECL
8
308
.328
7.1%
0.6%
.084
5
ECL
30
1158
.326
5.7%
1.4%
.108
5
1
199
7284
.343
7.8%
1.5%
.123



Players
# Team Pos
1
PTG
LF
28
.518
25.0%
3.6%
.238
2
BBS
RF
260
.502
13.1%
5.0%
.303
3
BBS
3B
191
.495
13.1%
3.1%
.253
4
PTG
C
28
.432
0.0%
0.0%
.115
5
PTG
SS
33
.431
9.1%
3.0%
.172
6
NLG
SS
142
.431
12.7%
3.5%
.277
7
NLG
2B
151
.418
6.6%
3.3%
.158
8
AC
CF
229
.418
7.0%
1.3%
.146
9
AC
SS
224
.404
8.9%
1.3%
.159
10
CSE
CF
137
.401
8.8%
3.6%
.218
11
1B
237
.399
10.1%
3.8%
.202
12
LF
227
.392
8.8%
0.9%
.095
13
CSE
2B
138
.359
5.1%
0.0%
.094
14
CSE
C
129
.355
0.8%
0.0%
.072
15
BBS
1B
239
.352
5.0%
0.8%
.118
16
BBS
CF
261
.351
12.3%
2.3%
.148
17
NLG
RF
149
.346
11.4%
0.7%
.107
18
BBS
LF
281
.345
7.8%
0.7%
.120
19
NLG
CF
165
.339
10.3%
0.6%
.077
20
NLG
3B
142
.337
6.3%
4.2%
.198
21
CSE
3B
106
.316
4.7%
0.0%
.082
22
AC
2B
234
.269
6.8%
0.0%
.042
23
PTG
RF
38
.237
10.5%
0.0%
.030
24
PTG
2B
32
.234
6.3%
0.0%
.036
25
PTG
1B
25
.232
4.0%
0.0%
.043
26
PTG
CF
31
.222
6.5%
0.0%
.071
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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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