1887 Philadelphia Athletics - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1887 Philadelphia Athletics


2 - 0


(1st place in the Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues )

1886 / 1888 (Team History)

Managed by:
Frank Bancroft (1-0)
Charlie Mason (1-0)

Top Hitter


Lou
Bierbauer

Top Pitcher


Bobby
Mathews

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
153
1st ERA+
119
3rd
OPS
.910
1st ERA
3.00
3rd
BA
.354
1st BA
.324
7th
OBP
.361
2nd K/BB
1.00
5th
SLG
.549
1st K%
8.0%
5th
BB%
1.2%
7th BB%
8.0%
8th
K%
HR%
4.0%
8th
ISO
.195
1st WHIP
1.56
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Jefferson Street Grounds (Philadelphia, PA)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
20
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
42
1B
23
2
10
9
2
4
1
0
0
3
1
1
0
.444
.500
.556
1.056
199
2B
21
2
9
9
4
4
0
0
1
4
1
0
0
.444
.444
.778
1.222
238
3B
21
2
10
10
6
5
1
1
1
5
3
0
0
.500
.500
1.100
1.600
338
SS
24
2
9
9
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
55
LF
27
1
4
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CF
29
1
4
4
1
2
1
1
0
2
0
0
0
.500
.500
1.250
1.750
376
RF
29
2
10
10
5
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
127
1B
30
1
5
5
3
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.600
.600
.600
1.200
241
1B
30
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
14
C
29
1
4
4
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
106
SP
26
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
14
SP
35
1
4
4
1
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
106
13
18
83
82
26
29
6
2
2
19
5
1
0
.354
.361
.549
.910
153
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
21
3B
10
.636
.320
0.0%
4.2%
10.0%
1.0%
.600
.105
29
RF
10
.373
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.105
23
1B
10
.482
.320
10.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.111
.105
24
SS
9
.241
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.111
.105
21
2B
9
.505
.320
0.0%
4.2%
11.1%
1.0%
.333
.105
30
1B
5
.187
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.105
30
1B
5
.560
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.105
26
SP
5
.187
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.105
29
CF
4
.687
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.750
.105
35
SP
4
.309
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.250
.105
29
C
4
.309
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.250
.105
20
C
4
.233
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.105
27
LF
4
.000
.320
0.0%
4.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.105
13
83
.391
.320
1.2%
4.2%
2.4%
1.0%
.195
.105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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