1896 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1896 Season


Independent Clubs


1894 / 1897

Top Hitter


Ray
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Frank
Miller

Leaders

Batting Average

# Player Team BA
1
CU
.714
2
CU
.714
3
CXG
.667
4
CXG
.571
5
CU
.500
6
CXG
.375
7
CU
.286
8
CU
.250
9
CXG
.250
10
CU
.222

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
CU
4.30
2
CXG
5.00
3
CXG
6.00
4
CU
8.10


Fielding


Teams
# Team Lg Lg Lg
1
IND
20
18
162.0
54
18
13
3
.847
.887
4.00
4.11
2.6
18.0
3.1
2
IND
18
18
162.0
54
22
5
0
.938
.887
4.22
4.11
-2.6
-18.0
-3.1
2
1
38
36
324.0
108
40
18
3
.892
.887
4.11
4.11
0.0
0.0
0.0



Players
# Team Pos Lg Lg
1
CU
P
2
1
14.2
2
3
0
0
1.000
.933
3.07
3.50
2
CU
C
2
2
18.0
9
1
2
0
.833
.909
5.00
5.00
-0.2
-10.4
0.0
3
CU
2B
2
2
18.0
8
8
3
1
.842
.900
8.00
6.75
2.0
109.0
2.0
4
CU
3B
2
2
18.0
0
2
1
0
.667
.750
1.00
0.75
0.5
25.1
0.5
5
CXG
3B
2
2
18.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.750
0.50
0.75
-0.5
-25.1
-0.5
6
CU
LF
2
2
18.0
5
0
1
0
.833
.833
2.50
2.50
0.2
12.7
0.2
7
CU
1B
2
2
18.0
19
0
0
1
1.000
.930
9.50
10.00
-0.3
-16.5
-0.3
8
CXG
LF
2
2
18.0
5
0
1
0
.833
.833
2.50
2.50
-0.2
-12.7
-0.2
9
CXG
RF
2
2
18.0
2
2
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.00
1.75
0.1
5.2
0.1
10
CXG
SS
2
2
18.0
6
6
0
0
1.000
.727
6.00
4.00
1.3
73.2
1.3
11
CXG
2B
2
2
18.0
9
2
0
0
1.000
.900
5.50
6.75
-2.0
-109.0
-2.0
12
CXG
1B
2
2
18.0
20
1
3
0
.875
.930
10.50
10.00
0.3
16.5
0.3
13
CU
RF
1
1
3.1
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
1.75
-0.4
-109.1
-0.1
14
CU
CF
1
1
9.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
3.00
2.75
0.3
34.7
0.5
15
CU
SS
1
1
9.0
0
1
1
0
.500
.727
1.00
4.00
-0.7
-73.2
-0.7
16
CXG
C
1
1
9.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.909
3.00
5.00
-0.3
-36.3
0.0
17
CXG
CF
1
1
9.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.00
2.75
-0.6
-67.4
-1.1
18
CXG
C
1
1
9.0
5
2
0
0
1.000
.909
7.00
5.00
0.5
57.1
0.0
19
CXG
CF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.00
2.75
-1.2
-137.4
-1.1
20
CU
RF
1
0
5.2
0
2
0
0
1.000
1.000
3.18
1.75
0.6
113.3
-0.2
21
CU
SS
1
1
9.0
2
1
5
1
.375
.727
3.00
4.00
-0.7
-73.2
-0.7
22
CXG
P
1
1
9.0
1
4
1
0
.833
.933
5.00
3.50
23
CXG
P
1
1
9.0
1
3
0
0
1.000
.933
4.00
3.50
24
CU
CF
1
1
9.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
5.00
2.75
1.5
170.2
1.7
25
CU
RF
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.00
1.75
-0.4
-41.3
0.3
26
CU
P
1
1
3.1
0
0
0
0
.933
0.00
3.50
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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