1887 Lousville Falls Citys - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1887 Lousville Falls Citys


2 - 4


2 - 2 in the National Colored League

1886 / 1888 (Team History)

Managed by:
William Thompson (2-4)

Top Hitter


Alonzo
Keiger

Top Pitcher


James
Smith

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
133
2nd ERA+
62
5th
OPS
.885
1st ERA
5.00
5th
BA
.386
1st BA
.329
4th
OBP
.400
2nd K/BB
1.36
5th
SLG
.485
1st K%
8.9%
4th
BB%
1.7%
5th BB%
6.5%
5th
K%
HR%
1.2%
5th
ISO
.099
1st WHIP
1.69
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Eclipse Park I (Louisville, KY), Falls City Park (Louisville, KY)
C. W. Hines (Business Manager)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
2
2
18.0
12
4
0
0
6
0
1.000
.875
8.00
7.95
0.5
30.3
-0.3
0.8
2
0
10.0
5
2
0
1
4
0
1.000
.875
6.30
7.95
-0.9
-91.1
-0.3
-0.7
1
1
3.0
2
1
0
0
2
0
1.000
.875
9.00
7.95
-1.4
-483.1
0.1
-1.5
1
1
5.0
2
2
2
0
1
0
.667
.875
7.20
7.95
1.6
328.9
0.3
1.4
4
6
4
36.0
21
9
2
1
13
0
.938
.875
7.50
7.95
-0.2
-4.7
-0.2
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
4
4
36.0
39
2
1
2
.976
.925
10.25
10.04
-0.5
-12.6
-0.5
1
4
4
36.0
39
2
1
2
.976
.925
10.25
10.04
-0.5
-12.6
-0.5


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
3
3
27.0
5
4
2
1
.818
.837
3.00
6.01
-1.8
-66.9
-1.8
1
1
9.0
3
3
1
0
.857
.837
6.00
6.01
0.4
46.0
0.4
2
4
4
36.0
8
7
3
1
.833
.837
3.75
6.01
-1.4
-38.7
-1.4


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
4
3
33.0
12
13
3
1
.893
.826
6.82
4.35
3.6
108.0
3.6
1
1
3.0
1
1
1
0
.667
.826
6.00
4.35
0.2
71.0
0.2
2
5
4
36.0
13
14
4
1
.871
.826
6.75
4.35
3.8
104.9
3.8


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
21
3
3
27.0
2
5
4
0
.636
.752
2.33
4.38
-2.1
-76.8
-2.1
1
1
9.0
2
3
2
1
.714
.752
5.00
4.38
0.1
13.6
0.1
2
4
4
36.0
4
8
6
1
.667
.752
3.00
4.38
-2.0
-54.2
-2.0


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
4
4
36.0
4
0
2
0
.667
.723
1.00
1.66
-2.4
-67.7
-2.0
-0.4
1
4
4
36.0
4
0
2
0
.667
.723
1.00
1.66
-2.4
-67.7
-2.0
-0.4


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
2
1
15.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.769
1.80
1.77
-0.3
-21.6
-0.1
-0.3
2
2
8.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.769
2.25
1.77
0.1
8.9
0.2
-0.1
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.769
1.00
1.77
-0.7
-75.9
-0.5
-0.2
1
0
4.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.769
6.75
1.77
1.3
313.9
1.3
-0.1
4
6
4
36.0
9
0
0
0
1.000
.769
2.25
1.77
0.3
8.9
0.9
-0.6


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
25
3
3
21.0
3
2
1
0
.833
.879
2.14
1.02
1.5
72.7
0.6
0.9
1
0
6.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.879
4.50
1.02
1.4
230.5
1.5
-0.1
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.879
0.00
1.02
-0.7
-74.5
-0.5
-0.2
3
5
4
36.0
6
2
1
0
.889
.879
2.00
1.02
2.2
62.2
1.6
0.6


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
25
2
1
15.0
2
3
1
0
.833
.849
3.00
4.98
2
2
18.0
2
11
0
0
1.000
.849
6.50
4.98
1
1
3.0
0
4
0
0
1.000
.849
12.00
4.98
3
5
4
36.0
4
18
1
0
.957
.849
5.50
4.98


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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