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Chicago American Giants


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Record:
1044 - 821 - 40 (.560)

3 League Championships

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1919-1925
410
2
1919-1937
239
3
1911-1924
211
4
1918-1928
210
5
1920-1934
205
6
1911-1918
203
7
1913-1925
193
8
1920-1929
162
9
1911-1919
156
10
1933-1944
151

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1933-1946
88
2
1914-1921
76
3
1923-1937
73
4
1911-1920
69
5
1915-1924
66
6
1917-1924
63
7
1916-1925
52
8
1919-1922
51
9
1923-1929
45
10
1922-1929
42


Teams
Team Lg
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
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
24
3
.593
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)
30
1
1044
821
40
.560
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