1922 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1922 Chicago American Giants


45 - 31 - 1


37 - 24 - 1 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1923 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (45-31-1)

Top Hitter


John
Beckwith

Top Pitcher


Dave
Brown

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
5th ERA+
103
4th
OPS
.660
7th ERA
3.40
1st
BA
.252
7th BA
.252
1st
OBP
.326
6th K/BB
1.44
3rd
SLG
.333
7th K%
11.5%
5th
BB%
8.8%
1st BB%
8.0%
5th
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.082
7th WHIP
1.28
2nd

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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
29
10
9
.526
27
19
13
4
1
171.0
75
52
148
4
39
82
0
5
705
2.74
128
SP
27
13
3
.813
28
14
8
3
1
155.0
63
50
136
2
55
103
1
10
640
2.90
121
SP
26
12
8
.600
24
15
10
0
0
141.1
96
74
156
2
69
62
1
1
643
4.71
75
SP
22
6
5
.545
22
17
8
0
0
128.1
63
44
125
5
35
43
1
1
541
3.09
114
SP
26
2
4
.333
11
7
4
0
0
67.0
40
30
61
3
27
37
0
3
290
4.03
87
SP
28
0
1
.000
2
2
1
0
0
9.2
7
4
6
0
3
2
0
0
38
3.72
94
6
43
30
.589
114
74
44
7
2
672.1
344
254
632
16
228
329
3
20
2857
3.40
103
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
29
SP
171.0
1.09
1.21
11.6%
12.0%
5.5%
6.9%
2.10
1.73
0.6%
1.2%
27
SP
155.0
1.23
1.21
16.1%
12.0%
8.6%
6.9%
1.87
1.73
0.3%
1.2%
26
SP
141.1
1.59
1.21
9.6%
12.0%
10.7%
6.9%
0.90
1.73
0.3%
1.2%
22
SP
128.1
1.25
1.21
7.9%
11.9%
6.5%
6.9%
1.23
1.73
0.9%
1.2%
26
SP
67.0
1.31
1.21
12.8%
11.8%
9.3%
6.8%
1.37
1.73
1.0%
1.1%
28
SP
9.2
0.93
1.21
5.3%
11.6%
7.9%
6.7%
0.67
1.73
0.0%
1.1%
6
672.1
1.28
1.21
11.5%
11.9%
8.0%
6.9%
1.44
1.73
0.6%
1.2%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
29
SP
27
705
637
75
148
23
8
4
9
39
82
5
24
6
.232
.282
.312
.594
26
SP
24
643
543
96
156
20
10
2
16
69
62
1
30
16
.287
.369
.372
.741
27
SP
28
640
558
63
136
26
5
2
10
55
103
10
17
11
.244
.323
.319
.642
22
SP
22
541
486
63
125
14
4
5
13
35
43
1
19
9
.257
.308
.333
.642
26
SP
11
290
253
40
61
11
0
3
7
27
37
3
7
8
.241
.322
.320
.642
28
SP
2
38
34
7
6
1
0
0
1
3
2
0
1
0
.176
.243
.206
.449
6
114
2857
2511
344
632
95
27
16
56
228
329
20
98
50
.252
.319
.330
.649
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James