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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
23
15
7
.682
31
17
14
3
0
184.2
71
52
168
4
47
69
2
0
3
767
2.53
176
SP
27
8
3
.727
21
14
6
2
2
111.1
53
43
106
5
41
63
1
0
1
473
3.48
128
SP
26
9
1
.900
20
8
5
1
0
94.0
38
31
92
1
35
23
0
0
2
395
2.97
150
SP
30
2
6
.250
17
8
3
0
1
83.1
59
43
84
5
52
34
1
0
3
378
4.64
96
SP
26
6
5
.545
15
12
6
1
0
79.2
60
45
98
2
22
24
3
0
3
369
5.08
88
SP
20
3
1
.750
4
4
2
1
0
32.1
8
6
33
0
9
11
0
0
1
134
1.67
266
SP
36
1
1
.500
5
3
2
0
1
28.0
15
14
26
0
6
5
2
0
1
116
4.50
99
SP
29
2
1
.667
4
3
2
1
0
21.0
10
8
23
1
6
9
2
0
0
90
3.43
130
SP
29
0
2
.000
5
3
1
0
0
19.2
18
13
31
1
11
5
2
0
2
99
5.95
75
SP
26
2
0
1.000
4
2
1
0
1
19.0
10
9
17
1
6
6
0
0
2
85
4.26
104
SP
19
0
0
3
2
0
0
0
8.0
7
5
6
1
4
4
0
0
0
33
5.63
79
SP
33
0
2
.000
3
2
0
0
0
6.2
11
9
14
0
4
1
0
0
2
38
12.15
37
RP
29
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0.1
3
3
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
4
81.00
5
13
48
29
.623
133
78
42
9
5
688.0
363
281
700
21
244
254
13
0
20
2981
3.68
121
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
23
SP
184.2
1.16
1.46
9.0%
9.1%
6.1%
8.1%
1.47
1.12
0.5%
1.4%
27
SP
111.1
1.32
1.46
13.3%
9.0%
8.7%
8.0%
1.54
1.12
1.1%
1.3%
26
SP
94.0
1.35
1.46
5.8%
8.9%
8.9%
8.0%
0.66
1.12
0.3%
1.3%
30
SP
83.1
1.63
1.46
9.0%
8.9%
13.8%
8.0%
0.65
1.12
1.3%
1.3%
26
SP
79.2
1.51
1.46
6.5%
8.9%
6.0%
8.0%
1.09
1.12
0.5%
1.3%
20
SP
32.1
1.30
1.46
8.2%
8.8%
6.7%
7.9%
1.22
1.12
0.0%
1.3%
36
SP
28.0
1.14
1.46
4.3%
8.8%
5.2%
7.9%
0.83
1.12
0.0%
1.3%
29
SP
21.0
1.38
1.46
10.0%
8.8%
6.7%
7.9%
1.50
1.12
1.1%
1.3%
29
SP
19.2
2.14
1.46
5.1%
8.8%
11.1%
7.9%
0.45
1.12
1.0%
1.3%
26
SP
19.0
1.21
1.46
7.1%
8.8%
7.1%
7.9%
1.00
1.12
1.2%
1.3%
19
SP
8.0
1.25
1.46
12.1%
8.8%
12.1%
7.8%
1.00
1.12
3.0%
1.3%
33
SP
6.2
2.70
1.46
2.6%
8.8%
10.5%
7.8%
0.25
1.12
0.0%
1.3%
29
RP
0.1
9.00
1.46
0.0%
8.8%
25.0%
7.8%
0.00
1.12
0.0%
1.3%
13
688.0
1.37
1.46
8.5%
9.0%
8.2%
8.0%
1.04
1.12
0.7%
1.3%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
23
SP
31
767
690
71
168
4
47
69
3
.243
.295
27
SP
21
473
421
53
106
5
41
63
1
.252
.320
26
SP
20
395
347
38
92
1
35
23
2
.265
.336
30
SP
17
378
315
59
84
5
52
34
3
.267
.376
26
SP
15
369
329
60
98
2
22
24
3
.298
.347
20
SP
4
134
121
8
33
0
9
11
1
.273
.328
36
SP
5
116
104
15
26
0
6
5
1
.250
.297
29
SP
5
99
83
18
31
1
11
5
2
.373
.458
29
SP
4
90
84
10
23
1
6
9
0
.274
.322
26
SP
4
85
74
10
17
1
6
6
2
.230
.305
33
SP
3
38
31
11
14
0
4
1
2
.452
.541
19
SP
3
33
26
7
6
1
4
4
0
.231
.333
29
RP
1
4
3
3
2
0
1
0
0
.667
.750
13
133
2981
2628
363
700
21
244
254
20
.266
.333
.000
.000
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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