1938 Indianapolis ABCs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Indianapolis ABCs


17 - 20


17 - 20 in the Negro American League

1937 / 1939 (Team History)

Managed by:
George Mitchell (17-20)

Top Hitter


Ted
Strong

Top Pitcher


Frank
McAllister

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
96
4th ERA+
84
6th
OPS
.661
5th ERA
5.04
6th
BA
.248
6th BA
.298
7th
OBP
.306
6th K/BB
2.65
2nd
SLG
.355
4th K%
17.2%
2nd
BB%
6.6%
7th BB%
6.5%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.8%
3rd
ISO
.107
2nd WHIP
1.50
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
27
17
17
132.1
126
12
3
2
4
18
.979
.977
9.39
7.60
-2.5
-18.7
-1.8
-0.6
21
1
1
8.0
6
1
1
0
0
0
.875
.977
7.88
7.60
0.4
46.5
0.0
0.4
25
1
1
6.0
2
1
0
0
0
7
1.000
.977
4.50
7.60
0.4
64.0
0.1
0.3
3
19
19
146.1
134
14
4
2
4
25
.974
.977
9.10
7.60
-1.7
-11.8
-1.7
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
21
13
13
102.1
107
8
1
3
.991
.980
10.11
10.69
2.5
24.5
2.5
31
3
3
20.0
20
2
0
0
1.000
.980
9.90
10.69
0.7
35.3
0.7
38
2
2
15.0
19
0
1
0
.950
.980
11.40
10.69
-0.2
-11.2
-0.2
1
1
9.0
10
1
0
0
1.000
.980
11.00
10.69
0.4
48.1
0.4
4
19
19
146.1
156
11
2
3
.988
.980
10.27
10.69
3.5
23.8
3.5


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
20
17
17
134.1
36
40
2
6
.974
.923
5.09
5.25
-3.2
-24.0
-3.2
26
1
1
8.0
3
3
1
0
.857
.923
6.75
5.25
0.2
23.1
0.2
21
1
1
4.0
0
0
0
0
.923
0.00
5.25
-0.8
-205.7
-0.8
3
19
19
146.1
39
43
3
6
.965
.923
5.04
5.25
-3.9
-26.4
-3.9


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
34
14
14
107.1
6
21
7
0
.794
.901
2.26
2.65
-2.6
-24.0
-2.6
21
3
3
22.0
2
5
0
0
1.000
.901
2.86
2.65
-0.1
-4.7
-0.1
26
2
2
13.0
0
0
0
0
.901
0.00
2.65
-1.9
-143.3
-1.9
38
1
0
4.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.901
2.25
2.65
-0.6
-143.3
-0.6
4
20
19
146.1
9
26
7
0
.833
.901
2.15
2.65
-5.1
-34.9
-5.1


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
23
17
17
132.1
27
39
7
2
.904
.906
4.49
4.68
-3.3
-24.6
-3.3
1
1
8.0
1
3
1
0
.800
.906
4.50
4.68
0.2
24.4
0.2
21
1
1
6.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.906
4.50
4.68
0.0
-1.0
0.0
3
19
19
146.1
29
44
8
2
.901
.906
4.49
4.68
-3.1
-20.9
-3.1


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
25
16
15
117.1
14
0
3
0
.824
.944
1.07
1.49
-4.1
-35.1
-3.4
-0.7
2
2
14.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.944
0.64
1.49
-0.9
-64.3
-0.8
-0.1
33
1
1
7.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.944
2.57
1.49
0.5
66.4
0.5
0.0
38
1
1
8.0
1
0
1
0
.500
.944
1.13
1.49
-0.3
-31.6
-0.2
0.0
4
20
19
146.1
18
0
4
0
.818
.944
1.11
1.49
-4.8
-32.8
-3.9
-0.9


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
26
16
14
111.1
18
1
1
1
.950
.940
1.54
2.14
-5.3
-48.1
-5.4
0.0
4
4
27.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.940
1.33
2.14
-1.7
-62.0
-1.5
-0.2
25
1
1
8.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.940
2.25
2.14
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
3
21
19
146.1
24
1
1
1
.962
.940
1.54
2.14
-7.0
-48.0
-6.8
-0.2


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
24
19
19
146.1
20
0
0
0
1.000
.932
1.23
1.36
-2.4
-16.4
-1.6
-0.8
1
19
19
146.1
20
0
0
0
1.000
.932
1.23
1.36
-2.4
-16.4
-1.6
-0.8


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
20
9
6
42.1
3
11
3
0
.824
.931
2.98
2.90
26
7
4
34.0
2
6
0
0
1.000
.931
2.12
2.90
22
5
4
27.2
1
4
1
0
.833
.931
1.63
2.90
18
4
0
10.1
1
3
1
0
.800
.931
3.48
2.90
4
2
13.1
0
4
0
0
1.000
.931
2.70
2.90
25
3
2
9.2
3
0
2
0
.600
.931
2.79
2.90
1
0
4.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.931
2.25
2.90
38
1
1
5.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.931
1.80
2.90
8
34
19
146.1
10
30
7
0
.851
.931
2.46
2.90


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
38
2
1
31
1
1
27
1
5
6


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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