1916 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1916 Chicago American Giants


2 - 2


(1st place in the Negro Leagues vs. High Minors (AAA-Equivalent) )

1911 / 1917 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (2-2)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Steven
Dixon

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
101
1st ERA+
78
2nd
OPS
.725
1st ERA
2.65
2nd
BA
.266
1st BA
.246
1st
OBP
.298
2nd K/BB
0.56
2nd
SLG
.427
1st K%
6.2%
2nd
BB%
2.6%
2nd BB%
11.0%
2nd
K%
1.3%
1st HR%
1.4%
1st
ISO
.161
1st WHIP
1.35
2nd

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
4
18
17
2
4
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
.235
.235
.353
.588
63
1B
27
4
18
18
1
6
1
1
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.333
.500
.833
131
2B
26
4
16
15
1
2
1
1
0
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
.133
.133
.333
.467
26
3B
37
4
16
11
2
4
0
0
0
1
2
3
0
1
1
0
.364
.533
.364
.897
159
SS
32
4
18
17
1
4
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
.235
.278
.235
.513
46
LF
29
4
17
16
4
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.188
.188
.313
.500
38
CF
33
4
18
17
6
7
1
0
3
6
0
0
0
0
0
1
.412
.389
1.000
1.389
274
RF
28
4
18
16
1
6
3
0
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
.375
.444
.563
1.007
181
SP
27
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
13
SP
18
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
36
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
41
SP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
20
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
13
37
155
143
20
38
8
3
3
15
4
4
2
3
4
1
.266
.298
.427
.725
101
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
C
18
.243
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.118
.142
28
RF
18
.451
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.188
.142
27
1B
18
.366
.314
0.0%
6.4%
5.6%
0.8%
0.00
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.167
.142
33
CF
18
.572
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
16.7%
1.9%
.588
.142
32
SS
18
.243
.314
5.6%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.142
29
LF
17
.206
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.125
.142
26
2B
16
.183
.314
0.0%
6.4%
6.3%
0.8%
0.00
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.200
.142
37
3B
16
.410
.314
18.8%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.142
27
SP
5
.183
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.142
18
SP
4
.000
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.142
36
RP
4
.229
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.142
SP
3
.000
.314
0.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
8.50
0.0%
1.9%
.000
.142
20
SP
.000
.314
6.4%
0.8%
8.50
1.9%
.142
13
155
.313
.314
2.6%
6.4%
1.3%
0.8%
2.00
8.50
1.9%
1.9%
.161
.142
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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