1909 Chicago Leland Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1909 Chicago Leland Giants


17 - 13


(2nd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1908 / 1910 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (17-13)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Walter
Ball

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
112
3rd ERA+
99
3rd
OPS
.670
3rd ERA
2.98
4th
BA
.268
2nd BA
.251
6th
OBP
.327
2nd K/BB
1.78
4th
SLG
.343
3rd K%
12.2%
4th
BB%
6.8%
2nd BB%
6.8%
5th
K%
HR%
0.3%
5th
ISO
.075
5th WHIP
1.22
5th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Logan Square Park (Chicago, IL), Gunther Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Frank Leland (President & General Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
SP
31
14
39
37
5
9
2
0
0
6
0
0
0
2
.243
.243
.297
.541
70
C
23
23
90
79
15
23
6
0
0
6
2
7
2
2
.291
.364
.367
.731
131
SP
29
7
17
15
1
3
1
0
0
1
1
1
0
1
.200
.250
.267
.517
63
1B
29
5
15
14
1
5
2
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
.357
.400
.500
.900
183
SP
27
5
13
12
0
3
1
0
0
1
1
0
0
1
.250
.250
.333
.583
83
LF
30
18
74
65
12
21
4
1
1
8
0
6
1
2
.323
.389
.462
.850
168
2B
29
25
109
96
11
25
3
0
0
5
4
11
0
2
.260
.336
.292
.628
99
CF
26
25
110
96
21
34
7
1
2
18
2
13
0
1
.354
.431
.510
.942
197
1B
32
7
20
19
0
4
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.211
.250
.211
.461
46
SP
22
3
11
8
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
.125
.222
.125
.347
11
SP
2
8
6
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-18
SP
1
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.250
.500
58
LF
2
7
5
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
2
.600
.600
.600
1.200
279
1B
33
20
80
75
5
17
3
0
0
9
1
2
1
2
.227
.256
.267
.523
65
SP
23
4
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
5
RF
29
21
88
78
10
20
4
1
0
7
3
6
1
3
.256
.318
.333
.651
106
SP
22
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
216
C
29
11
34
29
6
8
0
0
0
2
0
3
1
1
.276
.364
.276
.639
103
3B
31
21
89
81
14
18
5
0
0
9
3
5
1
2
.222
.276
.284
.560
77
LF
30
2
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-10
SS
26
25
97
90
8
23
6
0
1
14
0
5
1
1
.256
.302
.356
.658
107
21
242
921
824
111
221
44
3
4
93
17
63
9
25
.268
.327
.343
.670
112
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
26
CF
110
.439
.298
11.8%
6.4%
1.8%
0.6%
.156
.079
29
2B
109
.304
.298
10.1%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.079
26
SS
97
.311
.298
5.2%
6.4%
1.0%
0.6%
.100
.079
23
C
90
.345
.298
7.8%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.076
.079
31
3B
89
.266
.298
5.6%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.062
.079
29
RF
88
.303
.298
6.8%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.077
.079
33
1B
80
.246
.298
2.5%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.040
.079
30
LF
74
.391
.298
8.1%
6.4%
1.4%
0.6%
.138
.079
31
SP
39
.241
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.054
.079
29
C
34
.311
.298
8.8%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
32
1B
20
.227
.298
5.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
29
SP
17
.236
.298
5.9%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.067
.079
29
1B
15
.422
.298
6.7%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.143
.079
27
SP
13
.252
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.083
.079
22
SP
11
.156
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
SP
8
.183
.298
25.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
30
LF
7
.136
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
LF
7
.407
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
23
SP
6
.158
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
SP
5
.190
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
22
SP
2
.475
.298
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.079
21
921
.314
.298
6.8%
6.4%
0.4%
0.6%
.075
.079
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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