1912 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1912 Chicago American Giants


33 - 19 - 1


(1st place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1911 / 1913 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (33-19-1)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Bill
Lindsay

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
112
2nd ERA+
105
3rd
OPS
.703
2nd ERA
2.65
2nd
BA
.287
2nd BA
.249
3rd
OBP
.336
2nd K/BB
1.96
3rd
SLG
.367
2nd K%
12.6%
3rd
BB%
6.6%
6th BB%
6.4%
5th
K%
HR%
0.2%
3rd
ISO
.080
6th WHIP
1.19
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Rube Foster (Owner & Business Manager)


1912 Chicago American Giants
Glossary

Left Field
24
1.1
1.8
-0.5
Center Field
29
2.6
2.5
0.2
21
1.5
-0.3
0.2

Right Field
32
0.7
0.3
0.6
Shortstop
24
2.5
2.2
-0.0
27
0.1
-0.3
0.4
33
0.3
-0.1
0.3
27
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
Second Base
34
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1
Third Base
28
0.0
-0.0
-0.1
First Base
22
1.9
1.6
0.3
Manager W-L
33-19
.635
Catcher
26
1.0
0.1
0.7
+
Starting Pitcher
24
75.0
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
32
74.1
0.6
0.5
0.1
30
74.0
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
32
73.0
0.6
0.2
0.4
25
40.0
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
6.1
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
21
1.0
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
Relief Pitcher

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