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+
88
6th ERA+
121
2nd
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)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
29
CF
318
21.0
5.1
3.8
1.0
0.4
-0.2
23
SP
76
184.2
4.9
-0.5
0.0
5.4
0.0
33
2B
337
3.3
0.2
2.9
0.0
0.2
28
3B
314
2.6
1.7
0.7
0.0
0.2
26
SP
32
94.0
2.1
-0.4
0.0
2.5
0.0
27
SP
43
111.1
1.8
-0.4
0.0
2.2
0.0
23
1B
296
1.6
2.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
20
SP
13
32.1
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.4
0.0
27
RF
334
1.0
1.0
0.4
0.0
-0.3
33
LF
231
0.4
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.2
36
SP
10
28.0
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
23
RF
5
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
26
SP
10
19.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
31
C
273
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
29
LF
176
19.2
-0.0
0.4
0.1
-0.4
-0.1
C
6
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
19
SP
3
8.0
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
29
RP
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
27
C
32
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
33
SP
4
6.2
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
30
SP
34
83.1
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
0.0
34
1B
73
-0.7
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
27
SS
289
-0.9
-0.7
-0.7
0.0
0.4
26
SP
35
79.2
-0.9
-0.4
0.0
-0.5
0.0
24
2944
688.0
20.3
5.4
4.1
10.8
0.0

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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