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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
35
7
9
.438
20
15
11
3
1
118.2
68
47
130
1
33
63
2
4
522
3.56
69
SP
44
9
3
.750
12
8
8
1
0
94.1
29
18
67
0
31
55
0
1
365
1.72
143
SP
24
4
3
.571
15
11
5
1
0
86.2
30
24
66
1
30
40
1
4
358
2.49
99
SP
30
3
4
.429
14
9
4
1
0
82.2
35
26
67
2
31
33
0
1
337
2.83
87
SP
27
2
5
.286
7
7
6
0
0
58.0
23
20
43
1
17
27
0
4
235
3.10
79
SP
22
1
2
.333
6
4
2
0
0
29.1
15
11
29
1
13
18
1
1
134
3.38
73
SP
28
0
1
.000
2
1
1
0
0
15.2
8
5
13
0
6
6
0
0
66
2.87
86
SP
22
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
4
3
10
0
0
6
0
0
34
3.38
73
SP
21
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.2
3
2
5
0
4
2
0
2
30
2.70
91
RP
20
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
16.1
5
3
6
0
9
7
0
0
66
1.65
149
RP
24
1
0
1.000
1
0
0
0
0
6.0
1
0
4
0
1
0
0
0
23
0.00
11
27
29
.482
82
58
38
6
1
522.1
221
159
440
6
175
257
4
17
2170
2.74
90
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
35
SP
118.2
1.37
1.15
12.1%
11.9%
6.3%
8.5%
1.91
1.41
0.2%
0.2%
44
SP
94.1
1.04
1.15
15.1%
11.7%
8.5%
8.3%
1.77
1.41
0.0%
0.2%
24
SP
86.2
1.11
1.15
11.2%
11.7%
8.4%
8.3%
1.33
1.41
0.3%
0.2%
30
SP
82.2
1.19
1.15
9.8%
11.6%
9.2%
8.3%
1.06
1.41
0.6%
0.2%
27
SP
58.0
1.03
1.15
11.5%
11.5%
7.2%
8.1%
1.59
1.41
0.4%
0.2%
22
SP
29.1
1.43
1.15
13.4%
11.3%
9.7%
8.0%
1.38
1.41
0.7%
0.2%
20
RP
16.1
0.92
1.15
10.6%
11.2%
13.6%
8.0%
0.78
1.41
0.0%
0.2%
28
SP
15.2
1.21
1.15
9.1%
11.2%
9.1%
8.0%
1.00
1.41
0.0%
0.2%
22
SP
8.0
1.25
1.15
17.6%
11.1%
0.0%
7.9%
1.41
0.0%
0.2%
21
SP
6.2
1.35
1.15
6.7%
11.1%
13.3%
7.9%
0.50
1.41
0.0%
0.2%
24
RP
6.0
0.83
1.15
0.0%
11.1%
4.3%
7.9%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.2%
11
522.1
1.18
1.15
11.8%
11.6%
8.1%
8.3%
1.47
1.41
0.3%
0.2%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
35
SP
20
522
466
68
130
15
5
1
24
33
63
4
19
9
.279
.332
.339
.671
44
SP
12
365
321
29
67
4
1
0
17
31
55
1
12
10
.209
.280
.227
.508
24
SP
15
358
317
30
66
11
4
1
14
30
40
4
7
3
.208
.285
.278
.563
30
SP
14
337
296
35
67
11
0
2
9
31
33
1
9
7
.226
.302
.284
.586
27
SP
7
235
204
23
43
6
4
1
6
17
27
4
10
5
.211
.284
.294
.579
22
SP
6
134
117
15
29
3
2
1
5
13
18
1
3
2
.248
.328
.333
.662
20
RP
3
66
52
5
6
1
0
0
3
9
7
0
5
2
.115
.246
.135
.381
28
SP
2
66
55
8
13
3
0
0
1
6
6
0
5
2
.236
.311
.291
.602
22
SP
1
34
32
4
10
3
1
0
2
0
6
0
2
0
.313
.313
.469
.781
21
SP
1
30
23
3
5
0
0
0
1
4
2
2
1
2
.217
.379
.217
.597
24
RP
1
23
22
1
4
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.182
.217
.182
.399
11
82
2170
1905
221
440
57
17
6
82
175
257
17
73
43
.231
.301
.288
.590
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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