1921 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1921 Chicago American Giants


55 - 29 - 4


44 - 22 - 2 in the Negro National League I

1920 / 1922 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (55-29-4)

Top Pitcher


Dave
Brown

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
4th ERA+
109
3rd
OPS
.638
8th ERA
3.35
1st
BA
.242
8th BA
.242
1st
OBP
.314
7th K/BB
1.74
2nd
SLG
.324
8th K%
12.5%
2nd
BB%
8.2%
2nd BB%
7.2%
5th
K%
HR%
0.9%
6th
ISO
.081
7th WHIP
1.20
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro National League I
• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
• 1 member of the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame
Rube Foster (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
53
186
156
21
35
3
1
3
33
6
17
4
9
.224
.316
.314
.630
87
1B
32
79
284
259
30
65
9
2
2
31
2
12
5
8
.251
.297
.324
.621
84
2B
31
84
356
312
66
83
13
1
1
24
16
35
1
8
.266
.342
.324
.666
98
3B
26
81
344
296
47
62
6
2
1
30
15
35
3
10
.209
.299
.253
.553
64
SS
25
84
327
280
38
55
6
6
0
23
14
27
3
17
.196
.274
.261
.535
59
LF
31
81
333
286
60
86
6
5
6
43
30
32
1
14
.301
.373
.420
.793
134
CF
27
84
340
290
74
102
8
13
12
74
19
36
4
10
.352
.430
.593
1.023
201
RF
25
70
265
228
22
54
2
0
0
26
16
27
3
7
.237
.326
.246
.571
70
C
29
53
186
166
33
48
8
3
2
30
7
13
1
6
.289
.344
.410
.754
123
LF
26
26
74
63
7
10
2
1
0
4
1
8
1
2
.159
.264
.222
.486
45
C
23
13
30
29
3
5
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
.172
.200
.172
.372
11
LF
23
3
13
12
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.250
.500
48
RF
3
6
6
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
98
SP
26
26
72
69
6
12
2
0
0
4
0
2
0
1
.174
.197
.203
.400
19
SP
24
31
60
57
1
5
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
.088
.103
.088
.191
-43
SP
32
22
48
45
2
3
0
0
0
1
2
1
2
0
.067
.125
.067
.192
-42
SP
28
15
38
35
1
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
3
.171
.171
.171
.343
2
SP
23
10
26
22
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
3
.045
.087
.045
.132
-60
SP
20
5
13
12
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.083
.154
.083
.237
-29
SP
20
4
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-34
SP
21
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
22
831
3014
2636
414
639
65
34
27
331
128
248
29
101
.242
.314
.324
.638
90
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
CF
340
.453
.312
10.6%
7.1%
3.5%
0.8%
.241
.093
31
LF
333
.360
.312
9.6%
7.1%
1.8%
0.8%
.119
.093
29
C
186
.344
.312
7.0%
7.1%
1.1%
0.8%
.120
.093
31
2B
356
.318
.312
9.8%
7.1%
0.3%
0.8%
.058
.093
RF
6
.318
.312
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
25
C
186
.294
.312
9.1%
7.1%
1.6%
0.8%
.090
.093
32
1B
284
.289
.312
4.2%
7.1%
0.7%
0.8%
.073
.093
25
RF
265
.283
.312
10.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.009
.093
26
3B
344
.270
.312
10.2%
7.1%
0.3%
0.8%
.044
.093
25
SS
327
.250
.312
8.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.064
.093
26
LF
74
.241
.312
10.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.063
.093
23
LF
13
.220
.312
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
26
SP
72
.190
.312
2.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.029
.093
23
C
30
.185
.312
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
28
SP
38
.150
.312
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
20
SP
13
.131
.312
7.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
32
SP
48
.108
.312
2.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
20
SP
9
.106
.312
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
24
SP
60
.092
.312
1.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
23
SP
26
.066
.312
3.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
21
SP
4
.000
.312
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.093
RP
.000
.312
7.1%
0.8%
.093
22
3014
.299
.312
8.2%
7.1%
0.9%
0.8%
.081
.093
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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