1917 Hilldale Club - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Hilldale Club


4 - 5


(3rd place in the Eastern Independent Clubs )

1916 / 1918 (Team History)

Managed by:
Otto Briggs (4-5)

Top Hitter


Bunny
Downs

Top Pitcher


Doc
Sykes

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
87
5th ERA+
72
7th
OPS
.718
3rd ERA
5.27
6th
BA
.280
2nd BA
.300
6th
OBP
.347
3rd K/BB
1.15
7th
SLG
.372
3rd K%
8.6%
7th
BB%
8.8%
3rd BB%
7.5%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.091
2nd WHIP
1.49
5th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Hilldale Park (Darby, PA)
Ed Bolden (President)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
25
CF
4
2/28/1892 (James Island, SC)
6/1971 (Camden, SC)
26
LF
37
5'7"
155
L
R
4/7/1891 (Kings Mountain, NC)
10/28/1943 (Philadelphia, PA)
26
RF
22
5'7"
140
R
12/19/1890 (Philadelphia, PA)
1/1/1966 (Philadelphia, PA)
23
RF
22
5'5"
158
R
R
3/7/1894 (Chattanooga, TN)
6/30/1973 (Winston-Salem, NC)
22
SP
3
7.1
5'6"
155
9/22/1894 (Ambler, PA)
3/8/1947 (death place unknown)
27
2B
32
R
8/2/1889 (New York, NY)
20
3B
31
6'2"
195
R
7/27/1896 (St. Helena, NC)
10/2/1957 (New York, NY)
19
SP
12
22.2
R
6/21/1898 (birthplace unknown)
23
1B
20
12/27/1893 (Morton, PA)
8/1987 (death place unknown)
32
1B
22
5'11"
176
L
R
8/13/1884 (Goliad County, TX)
8/22/1924 (New York, NY)
26
SS
37
R
1/5/1891 (Philadelphia, PA)
3/5/1955 (La Mott, PA)
29
CF
26
5'7"
165
B
R
12/27/1887 (Winchester, VA)
9/12/1962 (Harrisburg, PA)
25
C
33
6/4/1892 (Camden, NJ)
25
SP
22
52.0
6'2"
185
R
R
4/10/1892 (Decatur, AL)
11/10/1986 (Baltimore, MD)
23
CF
8
10/1893 (LaMott, PA)
10/20/1918 (death place unknown)
RF
9
L

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