1897 Chicago Unions - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1897 Chicago Unions


6 - 2


(1st place in the Independent Clubs )

1894 / 1898 (Team History)

Managed by:
Louis Reynolds (6-2)

Top Hitter


Louis
Reynolds

Top Pitcher


Harry
Moore

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
140
1st ERA+
124
2nd
OPS
1.020
1st ERA
4.50
2nd
BA
.384
1st BA
.250
1st
OBP
.410
1st K/BB
0.53
3rd
SLG
.609
1st K%
5.8%
4th
BB%
4.0%
4th BB%
11.0%
4th
K%
HR%
1.8%
1st
ISO
.225
1st WHIP
1.46
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Union Park (Chicago, IL)
W. S. Peters (Owner & Business Manager)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
3
3
27.0
11
4
0
1
0
0
1.000
.972
5.00
5.98
1.0
36.6
1.0
0.0
5
5
45.0
19
7
1
1
0
0
.963
.972
5.20
5.98
1.8
39.7
1.8
0.0
2
8
8
72.0
30
11
1
2
0
0
.976
.972
5.13
5.98
2.8
38.5
2.8
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
21
1
1
9.0
6
1
0
1
1.000
.944
7.00
8.72
0.3
36.0
0.3
25
7
7
63.0
59
5
4
3
.941
.944
9.14
8.72
2.1
33.7
2.1
2
8
8
72.0
65
6
4
4
.947
.944
8.88
8.72
2.4
34.0
2.4


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
21
4
3
34.0
10
5
2
0
.882
.889
3.97
4.56
0.1
3.5
0.1
39
5
5
38.0
10
9
1
3
.950
.889
4.50
4.56
2.2
58.3
2.2
2
9
8
72.0
20
14
3
3
.919
.889
4.25
4.56
2.3
32.4
2.3


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
27
8
8
72.0
23
13
9
2
.800
.800
4.50
3.65
1.5
20.6
1.5
1
8
8
72.0
23
13
9
2
.800
.800
4.50
3.65
1.5
20.6
1.5


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
39
3
2
25.0
3
11
4
1
.778
.771
5.04
4.22
2.2
86.4
2.2
23
6
6
47.0
5
10
4
1
.789
.771
2.87
4.22
-2.5
-52.2
-2.5
2
9
8
72.0
8
21
8
2
.784
.771
3.63
4.22
-0.3
-4.1
-0.3


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
21
1
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
.939
0.00
2.62
-0.3
-169.7
-0.3
0.0
25
1
1
9.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.939
2.00
2.62
-0.3
-34.1
-0.3
0.0
7
6
61.0
21
0
2
0
.913
.939
3.10
2.62
2.5
40.3
2.5
0.0
3
9
8
72.0
23
0
3
0
.885
.939
2.88
2.62
1.8
25.2
1.8
0.0


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
8
8
72.0
25
2
3
1
.900
.927
3.38
2.91
2.7
37.0
2.5
0.1
1
8
8
72.0
25
2
3
1
.900
.927
3.38
2.91
2.7
37.0
2.5
0.1


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
24
1
1
9.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.889
3.00
1.37
1.0
110.4
0.5
0.5
21
1
1
9.0
2
1
1
1
.750
.889
3.00
1.37
1.0
110.4
0.5
0.5
2
2
18.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.889
1.00
1.37
-0.5
-27.3
-0.3
-0.2
2
2
18.0
4
0
1
0
.800
.889
2.00
1.37
0.7
40.4
0.9
-0.2
29
2
2
18.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.889
1.00
1.37
-0.5
-27.3
-0.3
-0.2
5
8
8
72.0
12
2
3
1
.824
.889
1.75
1.37
1.7
24.1
1.3
0.4


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
39
1
1
9.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.824
2.00
2.39
23
2
1
16.0
2
3
2
0
.714
.824
2.81
2.39
21
2
2
18.0
3
2
0
0
1.000
.824
2.50
2.39
24
4
4
29.0
2
2
0
0
1.000
.824
1.24
2.39
4
9
8
72.0
8
8
2
0
.889
.824
2.00
2.39


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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