1887 Philadelphia Pythians - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1887 Philadelphia Pythians


4 - 4


4 - 3 in the National Colored League

1886 / 1888 (Team History)

Managed by:
Javan Emory (4-4)

Top Hitter


William
Woods

Top Pitcher


William
Malone

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
73
4th ERA+
228
2nd
OPS
.671
4th ERA
1.50
2nd
BA
.278
4th BA
.233
2nd
OBP
.344
4th K/BB
2.64
4th
SLG
.327
6th K%
11.2%
2nd
BB%
7.0%
2nd BB%
4.3%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.049
5th WHIP
1.26
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Jefferson Street Grounds (Philadelphia, PA)
C. W. Aylor (President) , C. J. Perry (Treasurer) , C. Howard Johnson (Secretary) , Bobby Still (Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
27
4
19
18
5
6
0
0
0
5
3
1
0
.333
.368
.333
.702
80
1B
6
32
28
7
4
1
1
0
3
2
3
1
.143
.250
.250
.500
28
2B
27
6
29
28
10
7
0
0
0
6
4
0
1
.250
.276
.250
.526
35
3B
5
26
20
10
6
1
0
0
5
4
5
1
.300
.462
.350
.812
109
SS
6
32
28
11
14
0
2
0
8
5
4
0
.500
.563
.643
1.205
208
LF
6
31
30
9
6
1
0
0
5
7
1
0
.200
.226
.233
.459
17
CF
4
19
16
6
5
0
1
0
7
6
2
1
.313
.421
.438
.859
120
RF
6
32
30
7
8
0
0
0
7
4
1
1
.267
.313
.267
.579
49
1B
27
1
4
4
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
90
CF
24
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
28
SP
19
4
18
15
3
5
0
0
0
2
0
2
1
.333
.444
.333
.778
100
SP
3
15
15
6
2
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
.133
.133
.133
.267
-32
SP
2
9
9
0
3
0
0
0
3
2
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
71
13
54
270
245
75
68
4
4
0
53
39
19
6
.278
.344
.327
.671
73
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
1B
32
.253
.378
9.4%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.107
.079
SS
32
.566
.378
12.5%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.143
.079
RF
32
.298
.378
3.1%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
LF
31
.225
.378
3.2%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.033
.079
27
2B
29
.266
.378
0.0%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
3B
26
.432
.378
19.2%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.050
.079
27
C
19
.354
.378
5.3%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
CF
19
.419
.378
10.5%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.125
.079
19
SP
18
.414
.378
11.1%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
SP
15
.131
.378
0.0%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
SP
9
.327
.378
0.0%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
27
1B
4
.312
.378
0.0%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.250
.079
24
CF
4
.245
.378
0.0%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.079
13
270
.337
.378
7.0%
5.5%
0.0%
0.3%
.049
.079
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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