1914 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1914 Chicago American Giants


42 - 14


(1st place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1913 / 1915 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (38-14)
Pete Hill (4-0)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Frank
Wickware

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
96
4th ERA+
166
1st
OPS
.691
4th ERA
2.27
1st
BA
.281
1st BA
.227
1st
OBP
.333
2nd K/BB
1.96
1st
SLG
.358
4th K%
12.7%
2nd
BB%
6.7%
7th BB%
6.5%
1st
K%
HR%
0.5%
2nd
ISO
.077
7th WHIP
1.08
1st

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
28
30
98
86
9
21
2
0
0
10
0
5
0
7
.244
.286
.267
.553
58
1B
26
43
198
179
38
59
9
0
2
21
6
12
0
7
.330
.372
.413
.785
123
2B
36
43
178
162
16
44
3
0
0
24
0
12
0
4
.272
.322
.290
.612
74
3B
35
45
174
148
30
43
6
1
0
18
0
15
1
10
.291
.360
.345
.704
100
SS
30
48
211
188
36
57
12
5
0
30
7
19
0
4
.303
.367
.420
.787
123
LF
27
45
186
169
22
41
8
1
1
18
2
13
1
3
.243
.301
.320
.620
76
CF
31
44
194
172
35
53
12
4
2
29
2
14
2
6
.308
.367
.459
.826
134
RF
26
42
183
165
27
42
9
0
0
22
0
15
1
2
.255
.320
.309
.630
79
C
20
73
67
8
15
3
0
0
5
0
3
0
3
.224
.257
.269
.526
49
C
28
13
44
39
8
9
0
0
0
1
1
3
0
2
.231
.286
.231
.516
48
2B
24
3
16
14
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
13
LF
30
3
14
13
5
5
3
0
1
4
0
1
0
0
.385
.429
.846
1.275
257
CF
32
3
14
12
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.167
.231
.167
.397
14
3B
31
3
14
12
3
3
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
1
.250
.308
.250
.558
59
C
30
1
5
5
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
127
1B
1
4
4
0
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
1.000
1.750
394
CF
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
21
22
70
64
11
17
1
1
0
7
0
1
2
3
.266
.299
.313
.611
74
SP
34
13
47
45
9
19
2
0
3
11
1
1
0
1
.422
.435
.667
1.101
210
SP
28
11
37
35
5
10
1
0
1
6
0
1
0
1
.286
.306
.400
.706
99
SP
23
8
24
20
7
10
0
0
0
4
0
3
0
1
.500
.565
.500
1.065
204
SP
26
5
19
18
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.056
.105
.056
.161
-54
SP
26
3
11
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
34
4
8
7
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.429
.429
.571
1.000
182
SP
25
2
6
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
1
3
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.500
.500
.500
1.000
184
SP
22
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
28
459
1836
1646
274
462
73
12
10
216
20
123
7
60
.281
.333
.358
.691
96
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
SS
211
.362
.326
9.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.117
.101
26
1B
198
.357
.326
6.1%
8.1%
1.0%
0.9%
.084
.101
31
CF
194
.371
.326
7.2%
8.1%
1.0%
0.9%
.151
.101
27
LF
186
.292
.326
7.0%
8.1%
0.5%
0.9%
.077
.101
26
RF
183
.302
.326
8.2%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.055
.101
36
2B
178
.291
.326
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.019
.101
35
3B
174
.320
.326
8.6%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.054
.101
28
C
98
.249
.326
5.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.023
.101
C
73
.241
.326
4.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.045
.101
21
SP
70
.279
.326
1.4%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.047
.101
34
SP
47
.490
.326
2.1%
8.1%
6.4%
0.9%
.244
.101
28
C
44
.244
.326
6.8%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
28
SP
37
.318
.326
2.7%
8.1%
2.7%
0.9%
.114
.101
23
SP
24
.488
.326
12.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
26
SP
19
.089
.326
5.3%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
24
2B
16
.212
.326
12.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
31
3B
14
.256
.326
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
30
LF
14
.557
.326
7.1%
8.1%
7.1%
0.9%
.462
.101
32
CF
14
.189
.326
7.1%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
26
SP
11
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
34
SP
8
.403
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.143
.101
25
SP
6
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
30
C
5
.378
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
1B
4
.805
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.101
SP
3
.315
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
CF
2
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
22
SP
2
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
SP
1
.000
.326
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.101
28
1836
.318
.326
6.7%
8.1%
0.5%
0.9%
.077
.101
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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