1917 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Indianapolis ABCs


26 - 33 - 4


(3rd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1907 / 1918 (Team History)

Managed by:
C. I. Taylor (26-33-4)

Top Hitter


Ben
Taylor

Top Pitcher


String Bean
Williams

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
110
3rd ERA+
90
4th
OPS
.634
2nd ERA
2.74
4th
BA
.248
2nd BA
.231
3rd
OBP
.314
2nd K/BB
1.47
2nd
SLG
.320
2nd K%
11.8%
3rd
BB%
7.6%
5th BB%
8.1%
5th
K%
HR%
0.3%
8th
ISO
.072
2nd WHIP
1.18
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Washington Park (Indianapolis, IN)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
C. I. Taylor (Owner & Business Manager)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
27
40
346.1
190
43
7
3
1
38
.971
.968
6.05
6.34
2.7
7.9
0.0
2.8
29
19
136.0
83
23
6
3
3
38
.946
.968
7.01
6.34
-0.7
-5.4
2.6
-3.3
22
3
20.2
16
2
0
0
0
0
1.000
.968
7.84
6.34
0.0
1.2
-0.2
0.3
30
3
19.1
13
6
1
1
0
6
.950
.968
8.84
6.34
1.8
90.9
1.5
0.2
4
65
522.1
302
74
14
7
4
82
.964
.968
6.48
6.34
3.8
7.2
3.8
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
28
56
488.2
563
43
10
31
.984
.978
11.16
11.21
7.9
16.1
7.9
20
3
19.0
24
1
0
2
1.000
.978
11.84
11.21
0.0
-1.6
0.0
27
1
8.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.978
10.13
11.21
0.3
33.5
0.3
27
1
6.2
8
0
0
1
1.000
.978
10.80
11.21
-0.2
-35.9
-0.2
4
61
522.1
603
45
10
34
.985
.978
11.17
11.21
7.9
15.1
7.9


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
18
42
367.1
76
131
10
15
.954
.954
5.07
5.26
3.1
8.4
3.1
33
14
123.0
27
38
5
3
.929
.954
4.76
5.26
-2.5
-20.7
-2.5
22
3
27.0
4
6
0
1
1.000
.954
3.33
5.26
-2.0
-73.6
-2.0
27
1
5.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.954
3.60
5.26
-0.4
-87.1
-0.4
4
60
522.1
108
176
15
19
.950
.954
4.89
5.26
-1.9
-3.6
-1.9


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
33
44
385.1
49
89
9
6
.939
.942
3.22
3.48
-1.7
-4.5
-1.7
22
13
116.1
16
31
3
2
.940
.942
3.64
3.48
2.0
17.1
2.0
27
3
20.2
3
4
1
0
.875
.942
3.05
3.48
-0.6
-27.4
-0.6
3
60
522.1
68
124
13
8
.937
.942
3.31
3.48
-0.3
-0.6
-0.3


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
27
45
393.1
137
127
30
20
.898
.918
6.04
5.26
0.0
-0.1
0.0
18
14
128.0
28
34
8
4
.886
.918
4.36
5.26
-4.5
-35.0
-4.5
22
1
1.0
0
0
0
0
.918
0.00
5.26
-0.2
-197.1
-0.2
3
60
522.1
165
161
38
24
.896
.918
5.62
5.26
-4.7
-9.0
-4.7


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
22
33
285.0
52
4
6
1
.903
.946
1.77
1.79
-0.1
-0.4
-0.4
0.3
24
21
184.2
32
3
3
0
.921
.946
1.71
1.79
-0.8
-4.6
-1.3
0.4
27
5
43.1
8
0
0
0
1.000
.946
1.66
1.79
-0.3
-7.9
0.0
-0.3
27
1
6.2
1
0
0
0
1.000
.946
1.35
1.79
-0.2
-29.0
-0.1
-0.1
24
1
2.2
3
0
0
0
1.000
.946
10.13
1.79
1.5
565.8
1.5
0.0
5
61
522.1
96
7
9
1
.920
.946
1.77
1.79
0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.3


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
20
46
389.0
101
3
3
1
.972
.978
2.41
2.47
-0.5
-1.4
1.5
-2.0
24
9
55.1
13
0
0
0
1.000
.978
2.11
2.47
-1.2
-21.3
-0.6
-0.6
28
9
78.0
17
2
1
0
.950
.978
2.19
2.47
-1.2
-15.5
-1.7
0.5
3
64
522.1
131
5
4
1
.971
.978
2.34
2.47
-2.9
-5.6
-0.8
-2.1


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
22
39
331.1
37
14
1
3
.981
.977
1.39
1.32
3.2
9.6
-1.7
4.9
24
8
51.2
5
1
0
1
1.000
.977
1.05
1.32
-0.7
-13.9
-0.7
0.0
27
7
57.1
12
3
0
1
1.000
.977
2.35
1.32
4.3
75.5
3.1
1.2
22
5
50.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.977
1.62
1.32
1.3
25.0
1.2
0.0
18
3
27.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.977
1.67
1.32
0.8
27.8
1.1
-0.3
35
1
3.0
0
0
0
0
.977
0.00
1.32
-0.3
-85.2
-0.2
0.0
42
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
.977
0.00
1.32
-0.2
-85.2
-0.1
0.0
7
64
522.1
67
19
1
5
.989
.977
1.48
1.32
8.4
16.0
2.6
5.8


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
35
20
118.2
4
44
4
1
.923
.945
3.64
3.30
24
15
86.2
4
18
3
0
.880
.945
2.28
3.30
30
14
82.2
2
22
1
4
.960
.945
2.61
3.30
44
12
94.1
2
28
0
2
1.000
.945
2.86
3.30
27
7
58.0
5
21
1
1
.963
.945
4.03
3.30
22
6
29.1
0
10
0
0
1.000
.945
3.07
3.30
20
3
16.1
1
7
0
0
1.000
.945
4.41
3.30
28
2
15.2
4
9
0
0
1.000
.945
7.47
3.30
21
1
6.2
0
0
0
0
.945
0.00
3.30
24
1
6.0
1
3
0
0
1.000
.945
6.00
3.30
22
1
8.0
0
4
0
0
1.000
.945
4.50
3.30
11
82
522.1
23
166
9
8
.955
.945
3.26
3.30


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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