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Chicago Giants


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Record:
59 - 134 - 5 (.306)

0 League Championships

Top Hitter


John
Beckwith

Top Pitcher


John
Taylor

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1919-1921
111
2
1915-1921
110
3
1910-1921
108
4
1914-1921
89
5
1919-1921
73
6
1910-1921
64
7
1919-1921
50
8
1910-1921
48
9
1910-1917
45
10
1920-1921
40

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1910-1921
8
2
1910-1911
8
3
1920-1921
8
4
1912-1914
6
5
1920-1921
5
6
1911-1911
3
7
1910-1910
2
8
1912-1912
1
9
1914-1915
1
10
1921-1921
1


Opponent's Batting

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Throws:





# Year Team
1
72
1981
1757
319
535
77
41
21
78
130
163
30
64
33
.304
.363
.431
.793
2
58
1513
1294
240
397
61
20
15
55
135
148
23
61
31
.307
.382
.420
.802
3
26
753
681
85
178
16
5
2
3
45
112
1
26
22
.261
.308
.308
.616
4
25
624
573
60
124
17
2
2
11
30
86
2
19
12
.216
.258
.264
.521
5
16
480
419
71
112
13
11
3
18
44
82
0
17
7
.267
.337
.372
.709
6
11
387
335
75
105
19
8
2
23
32
50
11
9
5
.313
.392
.436
.827
7
8
318
254
75
76
11
1
4
39
51
24
6
7
7
.299
.428
.398
.825
8
5
159
132
22
41
4
0
2
6
20
15
1
6
3
.311
.405
.386
.792
9
5
154
127
28
35
9
0
5
9
16
12
5
6
3
.276
.378
.465
.843
10
4
150
133
15
34
3
1
0
0
11
12
0
6
6
.256
.313
.293
.606
11
4
96
80
18
18
3
3
1
17
12
10
1
3
3
.225
.333
.375
.708

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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