1899 Chicago Columbia Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1899 Chicago Columbia Giants


3 - 1


(1st place in the Independent Clubs )

1897 / 1900 (Team History)

Managed by:
Grant Johnson (3-1)

Top Hitter


Grant
Johnson

Top Pitcher


George
Wilson

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
87
2nd ERA+
261
1st
OPS
.723
2nd ERA
1.50
1st
BA
.288
2nd BA
.200
1st
OBP
.329
3rd K/BB
0.50
4th
SLG
.394
2nd K%
4.7%
2nd
BB%
3.4%
4th BB%
9.5%
4th
K%
HR%
1.4%
3rd
ISO
.106
2nd WHIP
1.08
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Columbia Park (Chicago, IL)
A. H. Garrett (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
29
4
16
14
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.286
.286
.286
.571
49
1B
22
4
14
12
3
4
1
0
1
2
2
0
0
.333
.429
.667
1.095
181
2B
21
4
18
14
3
1
1
0
0
0
1
2
1
.071
.235
.143
.378
1
3B
30
4
14
14
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.071
.071
.071
.143
-63
SS
26
4
17
17
4
9
1
0
2
7
0
0
0
.529
.529
.941
1.471
274
LF
27
4
18
18
2
7
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
.389
.389
.444
.833
116
CF
24
4
12
11
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.364
.364
.364
.727
90
RF
26
2
8
6
0
2
1
0
0
0
1
1
0
.333
.500
.500
1.000
161
CF
2
8
7
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.571
.571
.571
1.143
199
SP
23
4
13
12
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.167
.231
.167
.397
5
SP
2
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
11
38
145
132
15
38
5
0
3
12
5
3
5
.288
.329
.394
.723
87
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
LF
18
.382
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.056
.124
21
2B
18
.199
.340
5.6%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.071
.124
26
SS
17
.638
.340
0.0%
5.9%
11.8%
1.8%
.412
.124
29
C
16
.233
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
30
3B
14
.067
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
22
1B
14
.474
.340
14.3%
5.9%
7.1%
1.8%
.333
.124
23
SP
13
.201
.340
7.7%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
24
CF
12
.310
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
26
RF
8
.468
.340
12.5%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.167
.124
CF
8
.466
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
SP
7
.000
.340
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.124
11
145
.320
.340
3.4%
5.9%
2.1%
1.8%
.106
.124
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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