1891 New York Gorhams - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1891 New York Gorhams


8 - 5


(1st place in the Independent Clubs )

1887 / 1892 (Team History)

Managed by:
George Williams (8-5)

Top Hitter


George
Williams

Top Pitcher


William
Selden

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
113
1st ERA+
130
1st
OPS
.855
1st ERA
2.03
1st
BA
.311
1st BA
.258
1st
OBP
.359
1st K/BB
1.22
2nd
SLG
.496
1st K%
8.8%
2nd
BB%
5.9%
2nd BB%
7.2%
2nd
K%
9.0%
2nd HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.184
1st WHIP
1.39
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Island Park (Harrisburg, PA)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
S. K. Govern (Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
LF
24
9
45
40
10
16
1
0
3
13
4
1
5
0
4
.400
.415
.650
1.065
163
3B
25
9
44
41
7
11
1
2
0
5
0
2
6
0
1
.268
.302
.390
.693
73
CF
8
41
37
12
8
0
0
3
8
4
3
6
0
1
.216
.275
.459
.734
81
LF
23
9
38
33
8
5
0
0
1
3
5
4
3
0
1
.152
.243
.242
.486
23
C
25
6
31
25
9
10
2
1
2
8
1
4
0
1
1
.400
.500
.800
1.300
221
1B
27
6
31
28
12
14
1
3
0
6
2
1
2
0
2
.500
.517
.750
1.267
214
LF
25
6
27
25
2
5
1
0
0
3
1
1
1
0
1
.200
.231
.240
.471
19
1B
26
5
26
22
6
10
2
1
0
5
0
2
0
0
2
.455
.500
.636
1.136
184
2B
23
4
21
20
11
7
0
0
3
7
0
0
0
0
1
.350
.350
.800
1.150
179
SS
25
4
21
19
7
7
2
0
1
7
2
1
2
0
1
.368
.400
.632
1.032
155
CF
3
14
12
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
2
4
0
0
.167
.286
.167
.452
17
2B
23
3
11
10
3
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
1
0
.400
.455
.400
.855
117
SS
21
2
10
9
3
1
0
0
0
1
2
1
0
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
-19
RF
2
9
8
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
1
.375
.375
.500
.875
118
SS
2
9
7
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
1
.286
.375
.286
.661
69
RF
28
1
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-31
RF
1
4
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
152
2B
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
68
SS
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
19
82
390
347
97
108
11
7
13
70
21
23
35
3
17
.311
.359
.496
.855
113
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
LF
45
.408
.347
2.2%
6.5%
11.1%
9.4%
0.20
0.70
6.7%
1.8%
.250
.134
25
3B
44
.304
.347
4.5%
6.5%
13.6%
9.4%
0.33
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.122
.134
CF
41
.296
.347
7.3%
6.5%
14.6%
9.4%
0.50
0.70
7.3%
1.8%
.243
.134
23
LF
38
.228
.347
10.5%
6.5%
7.9%
9.4%
1.33
0.70
2.6%
1.8%
.091
.134
25
C
31
.517
.347
12.9%
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
0.70
6.5%
1.8%
.400
.134
27
1B
31
.515
.347
3.2%
6.5%
6.5%
9.4%
0.50
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.250
.134
25
LF
27
.216
.347
3.7%
6.5%
3.7%
9.4%
1.00
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.040
.134
26
1B
26
.468
.347
7.7%
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.182
.134
25
SS
21
.415
.347
4.8%
6.5%
9.5%
9.4%
0.50
0.70
4.8%
1.8%
.263
.134
23
2B
21
.417
.347
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
0.70
14.3%
1.8%
.450
.134
CF
14
.250
.347
14.3%
6.5%
28.6%
9.4%
0.50
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
23
2B
11
.419
.347
0.0%
6.5%
18.2%
9.4%
0.00
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
21
SS
10
.175
.347
10.0%
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
RF
9
.347
.347
0.0%
6.5%
11.1%
9.4%
0.00
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.125
.134
SS
9
.300
.347
11.1%
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
RF
4
.474
.347
0.0%
6.5%
25.0%
9.4%
0.00
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
28
RF
4
.206
.347
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
9.4%
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
2B
3
.316
.347
0.0%
6.5%
33.3%
9.4%
0.00
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
SS
1
.000
.347
0.0%
6.5%
100.0%
9.4%
0.00
0.70
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.134
19
390
.357
.347
5.9%
6.5%
9.0%
9.4%
0.66
0.70
3.3%
1.8%
.184
.134
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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