1915 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1915 Chicago American Giants


2 - 4


(2nd place in the Negro Leagues vs. High Minors (AAA-Equivalent) )

1914 / 1916 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (2-4)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Walter
Ball

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
120
1st ERA+
88
2nd
OPS
.715
1st ERA
2.18
1st
BA
.280
1st BA
.270
1st
OBP
.320
1st K/BB
1.46
2nd
SLG
.394
1st K%
8.7%
2nd
BB%
4.6%
2nd BB%
5.9%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.115
1st WHIP
1.25
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
1B
27
6
29
26
4
4
0
0
1
1
2
1
1
1
.154
.214
.269
.484
48
2B
25
6
24
22
5
9
4
0
0
3
0
1
1
0
.409
.458
.591
1.049
222
SP
37
3
9
8
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
82
CF
27
6
27
25
3
6
4
0
0
1
1
1
0
1
.240
.269
.400
.669
104
PH
35
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
3B
36
6
25
21
1
6
1
0
0
0
1
3
0
1
.286
.375
.333
.708
120
SP
33
3
9
9
1
3
1
0
1
6
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.778
1.111
235
LF
32
6
28
22
4
11
1
0
1
4
1
4
0
2
.500
.577
.682
1.259
287
SS
29
6
26
26
2
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.269
.269
.308
.577
78
CF
22
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RF
26
6
26
23
2
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
3
.130
.130
.130
.261
-19
C
26
6
27
27
3
7
3
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.259
.259
.370
.630
93
RP
19
2
4
4
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
127
SP
27
2
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
209
14
61
240
218
25
61
16
0
3
20
7
11
2
9
.280
.320
.394
.715
120
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
1B
29
.223
.293
3.4%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
3.4%
0.5%
.115
.084
32
LF
28
.526
.293
14.3%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
3.6%
0.5%
.182
.084
27
CF
27
.292
.293
3.7%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.160
.084
26
C
27
.285
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.084
29
SS
26
.264
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.038
.084
26
RF
26
.106
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.084
36
3B
25
.323
.293
12.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.048
.084
25
2B
24
.475
.293
4.2%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.182
.084
37
SP
9
.283
.293
11.1%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.084
33
SP
9
.501
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
11.1%
0.5%
.444
.084
19
RP
4
.334
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.250
.084
27
SP
4
.461
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.084
35
PH
1
.000
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.084
22
CF
1
.000
.293
0.0%
5.2%
0.5%
10.50
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.084
14
240
.317
.293
4.6%
5.2%
1.3%
0.5%
.115
.084
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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