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Chicago American Giants


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Record:
1136 - 969 - 44 (.540)

3 League Championships

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Stolen Bases

# Player Years SB
1
1920-1929
111
2
1913-1925
106
3
1920-1934
84
4
1919-1925
75
5
1921-1924
67
6
1918-1928
64
7
1919-1937
47
8
1911-1919
32
9
1911-1918
28
10
1911-1924
28

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1915-1924
53
2
1917-1924
53
3
1914-1921
49
4
1923-1937
45
5
1919-1922
44
6
1933-1946
43
7
1911-1920
33
8
1916-1925
31
9
1923-1929
27
10
1922-1929
26


Teams
Team Lg
NAL
6
25
48
1
.342
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
27
60
0
.310
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
31
56
2
.356
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
4
41
45
0
.477
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
24
42
0
.364
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
4
35
35
0
.500
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
2
3
0
.400
Swayne Field (Toledo, OH), Red Bird Stadium (Columbus, OH) (Dayton, OH)
NAL
6
7
36
0
.163
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
5
13
21
2
.382
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
5
20
31
0
.392
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
2
39
35
0
.527
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
3
40
39
3
.506
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
3
41
36
2
.532
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
1
4
1
.200
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
IND
2
7
11
0
.389
39th & Wentworth (Chicago, IL)
NN2
6
25
32
1
.439
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
3
35
25
3
.583
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NLC
2
3
4
1
.429
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
1
40
21
1
.656
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL), Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
NvM
1
5
2
0
.714
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
58
40
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
2
4
5
0
.444
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
57
41
2
.582
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
2
53
27
0
.663
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
48
29
1
.623
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
4
1
1
1
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
45
31
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
55
29
4
.655
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
49
21
3
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
2
27
16
0
.628
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
20
8
2
.714
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
49
14
2
.778
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
40
26
3
.606
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
29
25
3
.537
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
42
14
0
.750
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
37
25
1
.597
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
33
19
1
.635
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
28
12
2
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
33
1
1136
969
44
.540
3
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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