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)


Fielding Breakdown by Position
C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
31
SP
5
0.0
10
23
C
16
-1.1
8
-0.1
29
SP
1
-0.0
7
29
1B
2
0.4
1
-0.7
2
27
SP
3
30
LF
14
-4.6
1
1.8
3
1.3
29
2B
21
-4.7
4
-2.0
1
26
CF
1
-0.2
23
2.3
2
0.9
1
32
1B
3
-1.0
5
-0.0
22
SP
3
SP
2
SP
1
LF
1
-1.2
1
-0.1
33
1B
12
-0.9
4
0.3
3
0.3
1
-0.7
23
SP
4
29
RF
6
-0.1
2
-0.6
15
5.6
22
SP
1
29
C
11
1.9
31
3B
21
2.3
30
LF
2
-0.5
26
SS
25
4.8
21
30
-0.2
27
-0.6
26
-4.6
25
0.3
25
4.8
26
-6.1
26
3.4
29
6.3
35

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James