1923 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1923 Chicago American Giants


48 - 29 - 1


39 - 24 in the Negro National League I

1922 / 1924 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (48-29-1)

Top Pitcher


Ed
Rile

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
95
5th ERA+
106
3rd
OPS
.704
7th ERA
3.68
2nd
BA
.273
7th BA
.266
2nd
OBP
.340
5th K/BB
1.04
6th
SLG
.364
7th K%
8.5%
4th
BB%
8.3%
2nd BB%
8.2%
6th
K%
HR%
0.7%
1st
ISO
.091
7th WHIP
1.37
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 3 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
31
69
273
239
38
57
8
4
2
45
5
23
1
10
.238
.308
.331
.639
77
1B
23
72
296
270
36
82
21
9
8
77
5
19
0
7
.304
.349
.537
.887
142
2B
33
76
337
278
56
71
10
1
1
31
12
31
3
25
.255
.337
.309
.646
80
3B
28
78
314
270
53
82
14
3
3
41
14
31
5
8
.304
.386
.411
.797
120
SS
27
75
289
264
30
66
9
0
0
37
9
11
2
12
.250
.285
.284
.569
58
LF
33
66
231
200
39
54
11
2
1
26
12
20
0
11
.270
.336
.360
.696
93
CF
29
74
318
261
69
101
22
5
4
63
12
44
3
10
.387
.481
.556
1.036
186
RF
27
75
334
283
70
79
9
0
0
19
21
43
2
6
.279
.378
.311
.689
92
LF
29
54
176
158
25
48
10
1
0
26
2
11
1
6
.304
.353
.380
.733
103
1B
34
30
73
67
6
13
3
0
0
5
0
3
1
2
.194
.239
.239
.478
33
C
27
10
32
32
2
8
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.281
.531
47
C
4
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-8
RF
23
1
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-41
SP
23
35
76
69
6
16
0
0
1
10
0
4
0
3
.232
.274
.275
.549
52
SP
27
21
43
39
2
7
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
2
.179
.220
.231
.450
25
SP
26
15
35
29
3
4
0
0
0
3
0
1
1
4
.138
.194
.138
.331
-7
SP
30
17
34
29
2
4
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
5
.138
.138
.172
.310
-15
SP
26
20
32
28
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
4
.071
.071
.071
.143
-60
SP
20
4
13
13
2
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.154
.154
.385
.538
45
SP
26
5
10
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
36
5
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
-12
SP
33
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
19
3
3
3
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
85
RP
29
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
24
813
2944
2565
440
699
119
26
21
394
92
245
19
115
.273
.340
.364
.704
95
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
33
2B
337
.290
.325
9.2%
7.7%
0.3%
1.3%
.054
.113
27
RF
334
.335
.325
12.9%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.032
.113
29
CF
318
.459
.325
13.8%
7.7%
1.3%
1.3%
.169
.113
28
3B
314
.365
.325
9.9%
7.7%
1.0%
1.3%
.107
.113
23
1B
296
.382
.325
6.4%
7.7%
2.7%
1.3%
.233
.113
27
SS
289
.260
.325
3.8%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.034
.113
31
C
273
.291
.325
8.4%
7.7%
0.7%
1.3%
.092
.113
33
LF
231
.312
.325
8.7%
7.7%
0.4%
1.3%
.090
.113
29
LF
176
.332
.325
6.3%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.076
.113
23
SP
76
.252
.325
5.3%
7.7%
1.3%
1.3%
.043
.113
34
1B
73
.224
.325
4.1%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.045
.113
27
SP
43
.204
.325
4.7%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.051
.113
26
SP
35
.152
.325
2.9%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
30
SP
34
.121
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.034
.113
27
C
32
.246
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.031
.113
26
SP
32
.059
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
20
SP
13
.224
.325
0.0%
7.7%
7.7%
1.3%
.231
.113
26
SP
10
.000
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
36
SP
10
.170
.325
10.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
C
6
.157
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
23
RF
5
.152
.325
20.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
33
SP
4
.000
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
19
SP
3
.313
.325
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.113
29
RP
.000
.325
7.7%
1.3%
.113
24
2944
.319
.325
8.3%
7.7%
0.7%
1.3%
.091
.113
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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