1917 Philadelphia Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Philadelphia Giants


1 - 2


(6th place in the Eastern Independent Clubs )

1913 / 1918 (Team History)

Managed by:
(1-2)

Top Hitter


Bill
Pettus

Top Pitcher


William
Tate

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
4th ERA+
59
8th
OPS
.657
5th ERA
6.65
7th
BA
.260
7th BA
.356
8th
OBP
.324
4th K/BB
1.78
2nd
SLG
.333
5th K%
14.0%
2nd
BB%
7.5%
5th BB%
7.9%
4th
K%
HR%
0.9%
8th
ISO
.073
4th WHIP
1.96
8th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: No Home Ballpark


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
3
13
12
3
5
0
0
1
4
5
1
0
0
.417
.462
.667
1.128
224
1B
3
11
10
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.200
.273
.200
.473
35
2B
30
3
11
10
1
5
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
0
.500
.545
.500
1.045
199
3B
3
13
10
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
0
.200
.385
.200
.585
67
SS
2
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
26
3
13
11
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.182
.250
.182
.432
24
CF
27
3
7
5
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.600
.667
.800
1.467
320
RF
3
11
11
1
2
0
1
0
2
1
0
0
0
.182
.182
.364
.545
57
SS
32
1
5
5
2
3
1
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
.600
.600
.800
1.400
301
C
2
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-29
SP
2
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
43
SP
35
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
2
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
13
31
107
96
15
25
2
1
1
12
8
8
1
2
.260
.324
.333
.657
90
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
26
LF
13
.213
.340
7.7%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
32
C
13
.532
.340
7.7%
9.1%
7.7%
0.3%
.250
.068
3B
13
.336
.340
15.4%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
1B
11
.251
.340
9.1%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
RF
11
.248
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.182
.068
30
2B
11
.521
.340
9.1%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
SS
7
.000
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
27
CF
7
.592
.340
14.3%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.200
.068
32
SS
5
.672
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.200
.068
35
SP
4
.000
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
SP
4
.247
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
RP
4
.000
.340
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
C
4
.196
.340
25.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
13
107
.323
.340
7.5%
9.1%
0.9%
0.3%
.073
.068
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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