1887 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1887 Season


Negro Leagues vs. High Minors (AAA-Equivalent)


1886 / 1913

Top Hitter


Abe
Harrison

Top Pitcher


William
Malone

Leaders

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
TCG
613
2
JCS
327
3
TCG
204
4
TCG
184
5
OSW
123
6
JCS
123
7
TCG
95
8
SCR
82
9
SYR
82
10
BUF
74


Pitching


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Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NvH
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
17.0
9
4
19
0
4
9
0
0
3
85
2.12
174
2
NvH
7
3
.700
10
10
10
0
0
83.0
55
25
106
0
12
41
1
0
3
371
2.71
136
3
NvH
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
3
12
0
4
4
1
0
0
43
3.00
123
4
NvH
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
4
10
0
1
3
1
0
0
36
4.50
82
5
NvH
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
6.0
6
3
8
0
0
2
1
0
0
26
4.50
82
6
NvH
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
12
5
17
0
1
3
0
0
0
48
5.00
74
7
NvH
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
6.0
6
4
8
1
0
2
0
1
0
27
6.00
61
8
NvH
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
14
8
20
1
0
2
2
0
0
46
8.00
46
9
NvH
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
14
11
21
0
2
1
0
0
0
51
12.38
30
10
NvH
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
2
0
6
0
2
0
2
0
0
33
0.00
10
1
10
10
.500
20
20
20
0
0
164.0
127
67
227
2
26
67
8
1
6
766
3.68
100



Players
# Team Role
1
TCG
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
15.0
5
1
15
0
0
5
1
0
1
62
0.60
613
2
JCS
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
4
1
7
0
0
6
0
0
3
40
1.13
327
3
TCG
SP
2
0
1.000
2
2
2
0
0
15.0
12
3
20
0
2
14
0
0
0
68
1.80
204
4
OSW
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
3
12
0
4
4
1
0
0
43
3.00
123
5
JCS
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
5
3
12
0
4
3
0
0
0
45
3.00
123
6
TCG
SP
3
2
.600
5
5
5
0
0
44.0
34
19
61
0
5
22
0
0
0
204
3.89
95
7
SCR
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
4
10
0
1
3
1
0
0
36
4.50
82
8
SYR
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
6.0
6
3
8
0
0
2
1
0
0
26
4.50
82
9
BUF
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
12
5
17
0
1
3
0
0
0
48
5.00
74
10
UTI
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
6.0
6
4
8
1
0
2
0
1
0
27
6.00
61
11
BRI
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
14
8
20
1
0
2
2
0
0
46
8.00
46
12
NWK
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
14
11
21
0
2
1
0
0
0
51
12.38
30
13
WBB
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
2
0
6
0
2
0
2
0
0
33
0.00
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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