1928 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1928 Season


Eastern Colored League


1927 / 1929

Top Hitter


Rap
Dixon

Top Pitcher


Laymon
Yokely

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
BBS
1.180
2
BBS
1.144
3
NLG
1.021
4
NLG
.972
5
AC
.941
6
CSE
.929
7
AC
.898
8
NLG/AC
.897
9
AC
.892
10
NLG/AC
.866


Advanced Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
ECL
518.2
1.46
8.9%
8.8%
1.02
1.4%
2
ECL
475.2
1.50
11.6%
8.8%
1.32
1.8%
3
ECL
311.0
1.51
7.2%
5.4%
1.33
1.3%
4
ECL
250.0
1.48
9.0%
9.2%
0.97
2.1%
5
ECL
68.0
2.03
10.0%
9.1%
1.10
1.8%
5
1
1623.1
1.51
9.4%
8.2%
1.15
1.6%



Players
# Team Role
1
BBS
SP
175.1
1.19
14.0%
9.2%
1.51
0.5%
2
AC
SP
124.0
1.44
16.1%
8.7%
1.85
2.8%
3
AC
SP
119.2
1.53
9.3%
7.9%
1.19
1.7%
4
NLG
RP
113.1
1.54
5.2%
4.6%
1.13
1.0%
5
BBS
SP
103.2
1.34
6.6%
7.3%
0.91
1.5%
6
AC
RP
100.0
1.36
14.2%
7.4%
1.91
1.4%
7
NLG
SP
94.0
1.59
10.0%
6.6%
1.50
1.7%
8
BBS
RP
82.0
1.66
7.9%
9.7%
0.82
1.3%
9
BBS
SP
67.0
1.57
5.8%
7.4%
0.78
1.6%
10
CSE
SP
64.0
1.89
10.0%
12.3%
0.82
2.6%
11
CSE
RP
61.2
1.04
8.7%
6.3%
1.38
1.6%
12
BBS
RP
58.0
1.72
5.8%
7.7%
0.76
2.9%
13
AC
RP
48.0
1.50
8.5%
9.4%
0.90
1.9%
14
CSE
SP
44.1
1.69
7.9%
9.9%
0.80
2.5%
15
NLG
SP
43.0
1.63
7.7%
5.2%
1.50
1.5%
16
AC
SP
41.2
1.34
8.7%
12.6%
0.70
1.1%
17
NLG
SP
37.0
1.57
6.4%
6.4%
1.00
0.6%
18
CSE
RP
33.0
1.03
5.5%
6.3%
0.88
1.6%
19
CSE
RP
29.1
1.40
11.0%
7.1%
1.56
3.1%
20
AC
RP
28.1
2.08
7.4%
12.5%
0.59
1.5%
21
BBS
SP
21.2
2.03
7.5%
12.3%
0.62
1.9%
22
PTG
SP
17.0
2.35
6.7%
8.9%
0.75
1.1%
23
NLG
RP
16.2
0.72
5.0%
5.0%
1.00
0.0%
24
PTG
SP
16.2
1.56
19.5%
5.2%
3.75
0.0%
25
PTG
SP
16.0
1.31
7.2%
7.2%
1.00
1.4%
26
CSE
RP
13.2
2.05
10.3%
13.2%
0.78
0.0%
27
PTG
RP
11.2
2.14
8.3%
10.0%
0.83
1.7%
28
BBS
SP
9.1
1.82
4.8%
16.7%
0.29
0.0%
29
AC
RP
9.1
1.82
4.3%
6.5%
0.67
0.0%
30
NLG
SP
7.0
1.00
10.7%
0.0%
7.1%
31
PTG
SP
5.2
2.65
9.7%
12.9%
0.75
6.5%
32
CSE
RP
4.0
1.50
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
0.0%
33
AC
SP
3.0
2.33
6.7%
6.7%
1.00
6.7%
34
BBS
RP
1.0
1.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
35
AC
RP
1.0
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
36
PTG
RP
0.2
9.00
0.0%
50.0%
0.00
0.0%
37
AC
RP
0.2
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
38
BBS
SP
0.2
7.50
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
14.3%
39
PTG
RP
0.1
15.00
0.0%
0.0%
16.7%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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