1908 Birmingham Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Birmingham Giants


3 - 4


(2nd place in the Negro Championship of the South )

1907 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
C. I. Taylor (3-4)

Top Hitter


Candy Jim
Taylor

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
84
2nd ERA+
60
2nd
OPS
.309
2nd ERA
0.72
2nd
BA
.122
2nd BA
.187
2nd
OBP
.176
2nd K/BB
2.44
2nd
SLG
.133
2nd K%
10.5%
2nd
BB%
3.6%
2nd BB%
4.3%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.5%
2nd
ISO
.011
2nd WHIP
0.88
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Unknown (Birmingham, AL)
C. I. Taylor (Business Manager)


1908 Birmingham Giants
Glossary

Left Field
24
0.3
0.3
0.4
Center Field
-0.1
0.2
-0.2

Right Field
0.1
0.1
0.1
Shortstop
23
0.9
0.2
0.6
Second Base
33
-0.5
0.2
-0.7
22
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
Third Base
24
1.1
0.4
0.6
First Base
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
Manager W-L
3-4
.429
Catcher
-0.3
0.2
-0.6
0.7
0.1
0.5
+
Starting Pitcher
28
26.0
1.2
1.3
-0.2
18
16.0
-0.2
-0.4
-0.1
Relief Pitcher

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James