1915 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1915 Chicago American Giants


29 - 25 - 3


(3rd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1914 / 1916 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (29-25)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Sam
Crawford

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
104
2nd ERA+
89
5th
OPS
.601
5th ERA
2.68
3rd
BA
.237
3rd BA
.222
1st
OBP
.303
4th K/BB
1.53
4th
SLG
.298
4th K%
12.0%
5th
BB%
8.1%
4th BB%
7.8%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.1%
2nd
ISO
.061
5th WHIP
1.12
2nd

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
19
33
110
95
3
14
4
0
0
7
0
9
1
5
.147
.229
.189
.418
42
1B
27
56
249
222
40
57
6
1
0
13
2
19
1
7
.257
.318
.293
.611
108
2B
25
56
214
191
20
42
5
0
1
17
1
15
0
8
.220
.277
.262
.538
83
3B
36
56
232
195
32
40
6
0
1
17
1
25
2
10
.205
.302
.251
.553
88
SS
31
18
76
70
14
22
3
0
1
16
0
5
0
1
.314
.360
.400
.760
158
LF
22
45
167
149
20
40
9
0
0
16
1
14
1
3
.268
.335
.329
.664
126
CF
32
54
232
204
40
52
13
2
6
33
2
24
0
4
.255
.333
.426
.760
158
RF
26
53
221
196
35
61
9
3
0
29
3
20
0
5
.311
.375
.388
.763
159
SS
29
19
74
66
5
15
3
0
1
9
0
7
0
1
.227
.301
.318
.620
110
LF
28
18
73
64
8
21
3
0
0
12
2
7
0
2
.328
.394
.375
.769
161
SS
30
17
64
54
4
11
2
0
0
6
0
7
0
3
.204
.295
.241
.536
82
C
28
20
54
53
2
9
1
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
.170
.185
.189
.374
27
C
24
14
31
28
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
.143
.172
.143
.315
7
RF
27
7
15
13
1
5
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.385
.429
.385
.813
176
CF
3
12
11
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.182
.250
.182
.432
47
C
29
3
11
10
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.200
.273
.300
.573
94
3B
2
7
7
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.429
.714
143
C
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
19
20
48
46
1
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.109
.128
.130
.258
-12
SP
27
21
48
43
3
11
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
2
.256
.304
.256
.560
90
SP
35
12
39
34
4
9
1
0
0
1
1
2
0
3
.265
.306
.294
.600
104
SP
33
15
30
26
2
5
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
2
.192
.250
.192
.442
50
SP
26
11
23
20
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
23
6
16
15
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.133
.188
.133
.321
9
C
21
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
25
561
2049
1815
239
431
68
6
10
190
13
165
6
63
.237
.303
.298
.601
104
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
1B
249
.298
.287
7.6%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.036
.071
36
3B
232
.273
.287
10.8%
7.9%
0.4%
0.7%
.046
.071
32
CF
232
.363
.287
10.3%
7.9%
2.6%
0.7%
.172
.071
26
RF
221
.366
.287
9.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.077
.071
25
2B
214
.261
.287
7.0%
7.9%
0.5%
0.7%
.042
.071
22
LF
167
.325
.287
8.4%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.060
.071
19
C
110
.209
.287
8.2%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.042
.071
31
SS
76
.367
.287
6.6%
7.9%
1.3%
0.7%
.086
.071
29
SS
74
.305
.287
9.5%
7.9%
1.4%
0.7%
.091
.071
28
LF
73
.371
.287
9.6%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.047
.071
30
SS
64
.263
.287
10.9%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.037
.071
28
C
54
.185
.287
1.9%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.019
.071
19
SP
48
.126
.287
2.1%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.022
.071
27
SP
48
.271
.287
4.2%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
35
SP
39
.275
.287
5.1%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.029
.071
24
C
31
.150
.287
3.2%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
33
SP
30
.213
.287
6.7%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
26
SP
23
.000
.287
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
23
SP
16
.169
.287
6.3%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
27
RF
15
.375
.287
6.7%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
CF
12
.225
.287
8.3%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
29
C
11
.285
.287
9.1%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.100
.071
3B
7
.341
.287
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.143
.071
C
3
.000
.287
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.071
21
C
.000
.287
7.9%
0.7%
.071
25
2049
.291
.287
8.1%
7.9%
0.5%
0.7%
.061
.071
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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