1917 St. Louis Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 St. Louis Giants


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(8th place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1911 / 1919 (Team History)

Managed by:
Bill Pettus (0-2)

Top Hitter


Sam
Bennett

Top Pitcher


Bill
Gatewood

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
136
1st ERA+
35
9th
OPS
.726
1st ERA
8.00
9th
BA
.324
1st BA
.294
7th
OBP
.375
1st K/BB
1.00
6th
SLG
.351
1st K%
7.7%
7th
BB%
7.1%
6th BB%
7.7%
4th
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.027
8th WHIP
1.44
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Polo Park (East St. Louis, IL)
Charlie Mills (Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
29
1
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
32
1
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
26
2B
31
1
5
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
26
3B
25
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.333
.333
.333
.667
111
SS
24
1
4
3
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
532
LF
22
1
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-38
CF
27
1
5
4
2
3
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.750
.800
.750
1.550
390
RF
33
1
5
5
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
.600
.600
.800
1.400
343
RP
35
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-22
SP
25
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
10
10
42
37
6
12
1
0
0
5
3
0
2
.324
.375
.351
.726
136
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
22
LF
5
.148
.310
20.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
31
2B
5
.197
.310
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
29
C
5
.000
.310
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
27
CF
5
.740
.310
20.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
32
1B
5
.197
.310
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
33
RF
5
.688
.310
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.200
.067
25
3B
4
.247
.310
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
24
SS
4
.740
.310
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
35
RP
4
.185
.310
25.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.067
25
SP
.000
.310
8.7%
0.2%
.067
10
42
.346
.310
7.1%
8.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.027
.067
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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