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1897 MLB Batting Totals

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Team NameDivisionLeagueGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
Baltimore Orioles-NL129748729641584243661982140104370115720---0.325.394.414.80854962016328.261.089.3227.950.000.00256.40.3520.7
Boston Beaneaters-NL1285493710251574230834588523304230471140---0.319.378.426.80455212105358.240.107.3137.660.000.00109.70.8222.7
New York Giants-NL12824844895144918884317583280404067450---0.299.361.392.75353601898303.244.093.2957.540.000.00156.30.5820.9
Cleveland Spiders-NL12144604773137419288166631810435038980---0.298.364.389.75351751790296.224.091.2968.410.000.00287.80.3121.5
Washington Nationals-NL12814636781137619477366742080374059720---0.297.357.395.75251411832307.224.098.2917.270.000.00128.80.7022.3
Philadelphia Phillies-NL12654756752139221383406331630399042970---0.293.353.398.75152941891336.223.105.2877.540.000.00118.90.7624.1
Cincinnati Reds-NL128945247631311219692261719403800651350---0.290.353.383.73651041734310.220.093.2867.450.000.00205.60.4323.6
Chicago Colts-NL127848038321356189973868126404300491030---0.282.347.386.73353851853324.248.104.2777.990.000.00126.40.7123.9
Brooklyn Bridegrooms-NL127948108021343202722464418703510581150---0.279.336.366.70253341761298.199.087.2766.580.000.00200.40.4522.2
Pittsburgh Alleghenys-NL126245906761266140108255751700359067980---0.276.337.370.70751141697273.209.094.2727.020.000.00183.60.4921.6
St. Louis Browns-NL12434642588127714967314841720354073800---0.275.336.356.69251491653247.194.081.2706.880.000.00149.70.6019.3
Louisville Colonels-NL125145206691197160704056319503700661010---0.265.329.358.68750571617270.218.093.2587.320.000.00113.00.7922.6
12 record(s)
Glossary:
Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league League Abbreviation or name of league G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

1897 MLB Pitching Totals

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Team NameDivisionLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
St. Louis Browns-NL291026.211571321091232511,127.31584108377854453207400731.8112.650.433.621.658.650.46.221
Pittsburgh Alleghenys-NL60694.681581341122222421,153.3139783559922318342311651.4910.900.172.482.676.521.08.465
Philadelphia Phillies-NL54764.601521331154181921,155.3141579259128364253330541.5411.030.222.841.976.170.70.415
Brooklyn Bridegrooms-NL61714.601581361144222221,194.7141784561134410256221521.5310.680.263.091.936.370.62.462
Chicago Colts-NL59734.5314513813127711,197.0148589460330433361321641.6011.170.233.262.716.720.83.447
Louisville Colonels-NL51784.421521331142191901,138.0136385955939459267420881.6010.780.313.632.116.790.58.395
Cincinnati Reds-NL76564.091721341004343821,156.7137570552518329270160571.4710.700.142.562.105.490.82.576
Washington Nationals-NL60704.011671331027303461,148.0138379351227400348440811.5510.840.213.142.736.220.87.462
Cleveland Spiders-NL68603.961501301116192001,118.7129768049232289277291451.4210.440.262.332.235.470.96.531
Boston Beaneaters-NL93393.661561351157202171,194.3127366548539393329232451.409.590.292.962.485.010.84.705
Baltimore Orioles-NL90403.561561361183182001,197.7129667447318382361280751.409.740.142.872.715.070.95.692
New York Giants-NL81483.471551361187181931,187.3121469545826486456562661.439.200.203.683.465.270.94.628
12 record(s)
Glossary:
Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league League Abbreviation or name of league W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))