1891 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1891 Season


1888 / 1894

Top Hitter


George
Williams

Top Pitcher


William
Selden

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
GOR
.500
2
CBG/GOR
.417
3
CBG/GOR
.394
4
GOR
.381
5
CBG/GOR
.350
6
CBG/GOR
.333
7
CBG/GOR
.290
8
CBG/GOR
.278
9
GOR
.273
10
GOR
.250

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
GOR
0.84
2
NYG
1.00
3
CKK
1.33
4
CBG
1.56
5
GOR
1.56
6
CBG/GOR
1.57
7
CBG
1.71
8
CBG
2.89


Opponent's Batting


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
10
434
385
108
123
13
7
13
25
25
40
4
20
10
.319
.367
.491
.858
2
16
415
362
74
94
13
4
0
30
30
40
6
17
11
.260
.327
.318
.644
3
NvM
1
38
33
5
9
2
0
1
2
3
4
1
1
0
.273
.351
.424
.776
4
NvM
1
35
26
4
5
1
0
0
5
4
3
1
4
1
.192
.323
.231
.553
4
2
28
922
806
191
231
29
11
14
62
62
87
12
42
22
.287
.347
.402
.749



Players
# Team Role
1
CBG
SP
6
253
228
65
73
6
2
11
16
14
16
2
9
6
.320
.365
.509
.874
2
GOR
RP
6
153
141
11
26
4
0
0
10
7
24
0
5
5
.184
.223
.213
.436
3
GOR
SP
4
132
109
31
31
2
3
0
7
10
8
3
10
4
.284
.361
.358
.718
4
SP
4
127
110
20
31
7
1
0
11
12
17
3
2
4
.282
.368
.364
.732
5
CBG
SP
1
61
56
21
24
4
4
2
2
2
4
0
3
1
.429
.448
.750
1.198
6
CBG
SP
1
43
34
12
8
0
1
0
4
4
5
1
4
0
.235
.333
.294
.627
7
CBG
SP
1
42
35
8
10
1
0
0
1
4
5
0
3
1
.286
.359
.314
.673
8
CKK
SP
1
38
33
5
9
2
0
1
2
3
4
1
1
0
.273
.351
.424
.776
9
NYG
SP
1
35
26
4
5
1
0
0
5
4
3
1
4
1
.192
.323
.231
.553
10
GOR
RP
2
31
27
14
13
2
0
0
4
2
1
1
1
0
.481
.533
.556
1.089
11
GOR
RP
1
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James