1908 Chicago Leland Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Chicago Leland Giants


14 - 7


(1st place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1907 / 1909 (Team History)


Managed by:
Rube Foster (14-7)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Rube
Foster

League Ranks (3 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
100
2nd ERA+
129
1st
OPS
.766
2nd ERA
3.16
1st
BA
.301
1st BA
.260
2nd
OBP
.364
1st K/BB
0.78
3rd
SLG
.402
3rd K%
8.2%
3rd
BB%
8.5%
1st BB%
10.6%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.1%
1st
ISO
.101
3rd WHIP
1.44
3rd

Notes:


• Champions of the Western Independent Clubs
• Home Ballpark: Logan Square Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
22
15
60
53
9
19
3
0
0
8
0
2
0
5
.358
.382
.415
.797
108
1B
32
21
86
72
14
20
6
0
0
10
0
9
0
5
.278
.358
.361
.719
89
2B
28
15
71
62
19
17
3
0
0
4
0
6
1
2
.274
.348
.323
.670
77
3B
30
21
92
75
14
20
6
0
0
12
0
15
0
2
.267
.389
.347
.736
94
SS
25
17
70
67
8
16
5
0
0
10
0
3
0
0
.239
.271
.313
.585
52
LF
29
21
102
88
22
28
5
1
0
10
0
8
1
5
.318
.381
.398
.779
104
CF
25
20
92
79
22
31
10
2
1
24
0
11
0
2
.392
.467
.608
1.074
178
RF
28
20
90
78
16
20
9
0
0
13
0
10
0
2
.256
.341
.372
.713
86
C
28
8
29
26
3
7
2
0
0
3
0
1
0
2
.269
.296
.346
.642
67
2B
22
5
19
16
2
4
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
2
.250
.294
.375
.669
73
SS
34
4
17
16
3
6
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
1
.375
.375
.500
.875
126
SP
28
13
44
41
8
14
2
0
1
10
0
1
0
2
.341
.357
.463
.821
113
SP
30
7
21
20
2
8
0
1
0
6
0
0
0
1
.400
.400
.500
.900
134
SP
33
4
14
12
4
6
2
1
0
3
0
1
0
1
.500
.538
.833
1.372
252
SP
22
2
8
5
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.000
.286
.000
.286
-18
SP
22
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
5
SP
28
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
19
197
827
722
148
217
53
7
2
117
0
70
2
33
.301
.364
.402
.766
100
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
29
LF
102
.341
.335
7.8%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.080
.142
25
CF
92
.461
.335
12.0%
8.1%
1.1%
1.0%
.215
.142
30
3B
92
.343
.335
16.3%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.080
.142
28
RF
90
.321
.335
11.1%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.115
.142
32
1B
86
.316
.335
10.5%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.083
.142
28
2B
71
.308
.335
8.5%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.048
.142
25
SS
70
.266
.335
4.3%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.075
.142
22
C
60
.333
.335
3.3%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.057
.142
28
SP
44
.348
.335
2.3%
8.1%
2.3%
1.0%
.122
.142
28
C
29
.271
.335
3.4%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.077
.142
30
SP
21
.381
.335
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.100
.142
22
2B
19
.267
.335
5.3%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.125
.142
34
SS
17
.363
.335
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.125
.142
33
SP
14
.542
.335
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.333
.142
22
SP
8
.186
.335
25.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.142
22
SP
5
.184
.335
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.142
SP
3
.000
.335
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.142
28
SP
3
.000
.335
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.142
RP
1
.000
.335
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.142
19
827
.336
.335
8.5%
8.1%
0.2%
1.0%
.101
.142
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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