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1887 Philadelphia Pythians

1887 > Class Negro > 1887 National Colored Baseball League
Overall: 4-1
Scored 73 runs, Allowed 50 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 3-2

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Herman Close and Kiki Govern
Represented: Philadelphia, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 James Aylor? -- 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1
2 Bowers? -- 5 27 7 8 0 0 0 4 .296 .296 8
3 Sims Emery? -- 5 24 10 7 0 0 0 4 .292 .292 7
4 Forbes? -- 4 20 9 10 1 0 0 4 .500 .550 11
5 Hall? -- 5 27 7 6 0 1 0 2 .222 .296 8
6 George Jackson? -- 1 6 0 3 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 3
7 William Malone? -- 3 14 2 5 0 0 0 0 .357 .357 5
8 Payne? -- 5 27 9 7 1 0 0 7 .259 .296 8
9 Scudder? -- 3 15 5 6 0 0 0 3 .400 .400 6
10 Bobby Still? -- 1 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .500 2
11 J. Turner? -- 4 19 6 7 0 1 0 6 .368 .474 9
12 John Vactor? -- 3 15 6 2 0 0 0 2 .133 .133 2
13 William Wood? -- 5 28 11 14 1 2 0 5 .500 .679 19
13 Players 5 230 230 73 77 4 4 0 39 .335 .335 .387 .722 89
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 George Jackson? -- 1 0 1.000 1 1 1 9.0 13 9 7 0 2.222 13.0 7.0 0.0 0.00
2 William Malone? -- 1 0 1.000 2 1 1 16.0 17 16 0 3 1.062 9.6 0.0 1.7
3 John Vactor? -- 1 1 .500 2 2 1 11.0 16 17 0 9 1.455 13.1 0.0 7.4
4 William Wood? -- 1 0 1.000 1 1 1 9.0 5 8 0 7 0.556 5.0 0.0 7.0
4 Players 4 1 .800 5 5 1 4 45.0 51 50 7 19 1.289 10.2 1.4 3.8 2.71
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
James Aylor -- Unknown
Bowers -- Unknown
Sims Emery -- Unknown
Forbes -- Unknown
Hall -- Unknown
George Jackson -- Unknown
William Malone -- Unknown
Payne -- Unknown
Scudder -- Unknown
Bobby Still -- Unknown
J. Turner -- Unknown
John Vactor -- Unknown
William Wood -- Unknown

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