1917 Chicago Union Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Chicago Union Giants


1 - 2


(6th place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1916 / 1918 (Team History)

Managed by:
W. S. Peters (1-2)

Top Hitter


Horace
Jenkins

Top Pitcher


Bill
Cadreau

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
74
8th ERA+
98
3rd
OPS
.508
8th ERA
2.65
3rd
BA
.221
6th BA
.254
5th
OBP
.243
9th K/BB
1.40
3rd
SLG
.265
7th K%
9.1%
5th
BB%
2.8%
9th BB%
6.5%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.044
6th WHIP
1.29
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: No Home Ballpark
W. S. Peters (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
33
2
8
7
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.286
.375
.286
.661
118
1B
26
2
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-6
2B
27
2
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
3B
2
9
8
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.250
.250
.250
.500
65
SS
22
2
8
8
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.125
.125
.125
.250
-17
LF
37
2
8
7
1
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.571
.625
.714
1.339
343
CF
24
2
8
7
2
4
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
1
.571
.571
.857
1.429
373
RF
32
2
9
9
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-27
-
26
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
11
19
72
68
5
15
1
1
0
5
1
2
0
2
.221
.243
.265
.508
74
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
32
RF
9
.110
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
3B
9
.219
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
27
2B
8
.000
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
33
C
8
.339
.297
12.5%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
24
CF
8
.607
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.286
.064
37
LF
8
.646
.297
12.5%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.143
.064
22
SS
8
.123
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
26
1B
7
.141
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
28
SP
4
.000
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
SP
2
.000
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
26
-
1
.000
.297
0.0%
8.3%
1.4%
6.00
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
11
72
.245
.297
2.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.044
.064
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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