1924 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1924 Chicago American Giants


55 - 27


52 - 27 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1925 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (55-27)

Top Hitter


Jelly
Gardner

Top Pitcher


Juan
Padrón

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
106
3rd ERA+
100
4th
OPS
.711
5th ERA
3.52
3rd
BA
.272
5th BA
.257
3rd
OBP
.355
3rd K/BB
1.21
5th
SLG
.356
6th K%
10.5%
3rd
BB%
10.1%
1st BB%
8.7%
9th
K%
HR%
0.3%
2nd
ISO
.084
6th WHIP
1.35
4th

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
32
67
241
218
31
58
12
3
0
32
6
17
2
4
.266
.325
.349
.674
95
1B
24
50
172
157
11
34
3
1
0
15
0
6
1
8
.217
.250
.248
.498
45
2B
34
67
272
226
43
50
8
1
1
21
12
26
4
16
.221
.313
.279
.591
72
3B
29
77
335
286
69
80
11
1
0
37
22
33
4
12
.280
.362
.325
.687
100
SS
28
75
311
275
57
75
6
7
1
50
15
21
4
11
.273
.333
.356
.690
100
LF
30
74
308
255
59
93
27
6
8
81
12
46
3
4
.365
.467
.612
1.079
211
CF
28
77
346
286
66
93
10
4
0
29
13
54
0
6
.325
.432
.388
.820
139
RF
24
96
81
17
26
5
1
2
22
4
9
1
5
.321
.396
.481
.877
153
2B
38
35
142
105
26
25
1
1
0
11
7
28
2
7
.238
.407
.267
.674
98
C
23
36
123
108
20
41
8
2
0
23
2
12
1
2
.380
.446
.491
.937
171
1B
35
29
104
89
12
16
2
0
0
12
2
8
5
2
.180
.284
.202
.487
42
RF
19
12
49
42
3
12
2
0
1
7
0
6
0
1
.286
.375
.405
.780
126
RF
25
8
28
24
4
5
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
2
.208
.269
.208
.478
39
C
28
8
23
21
4
5
0
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
.238
.273
.238
.511
49
RF
4
13
13
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
LF
3
12
11
2
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.455
.500
.545
1.045
203
C
28
2
8
7
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.286
.375
.429
.804
132
SS
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
34
25
58
50
4
11
1
2
0
8
0
3
0
5
.220
.264
.320
.584
69
SP
31
29
58
56
7
10
0
0
2
9
0
2
0
0
.179
.207
.286
.493
42
SP
22
19
50
43
4
7
1
0
0
2
0
4
0
3
.163
.234
.186
.420
23
SP
28
13
35
28
3
7
0
1
0
3
0
5
0
2
.250
.364
.321
.685
99
RP
27
23
31
24
2
5
0
0
0
0
0
5
0
2
.208
.345
.208
.553
62
SP
24
14
26
24
2
4
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
.167
.200
.292
.492
41
SP
20
12
21
19
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
2
.158
.158
.158
.316
-8
SP
27
7
8
7
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.286
.375
.286
.661
93
SP
28
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
21
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RF
34
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
29
796
2877
2462
451
669
100
31
15
373
96
292
27
96
.272
.355
.356
.711
106
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
CF
346
.394
.319
15.6%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.063
.098
29
3B
335
.326
.319
9.9%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.045
.098
28
SS
311
.318
.319
6.8%
7.7%
0.3%
0.9%
.084
.098
30
LF
308
.484
.319
14.9%
7.7%
2.6%
0.9%
.247
.098
34
2B
272
.277
.319
9.6%
7.7%
0.4%
0.9%
.058
.098
32
C
241
.317
.319
7.1%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.083
.098
24
1B
172
.230
.319
3.5%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.032
.098
38
2B
142
.337
.319
19.7%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.029
.098
23
C
123
.434
.319
9.8%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.111
.098
35
1B
104
.250
.319
7.7%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.022
.098
RF
96
.387
.319
9.4%
7.7%
2.1%
0.9%
.160
.098
31
SP
58
.229
.319
3.4%
7.7%
3.4%
0.9%
.107
.098
34
SP
58
.251
.319
5.2%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.100
.098
22
SP
50
.202
.319
8.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.023
.098
19
RF
49
.364
.319
12.2%
7.7%
2.0%
0.9%
.119
.098
28
SP
35
.319
.319
14.3%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.071
.098
27
RP
31
.277
.319
16.1%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
25
RF
28
.225
.319
7.1%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
24
SP
26
.217
.319
3.8%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.125
.098
28
C
23
.240
.319
4.3%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
20
SP
21
.136
.319
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
RF
13
.000
.319
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
LF
12
.491
.319
8.3%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.091
.098
28
C
8
.379
.319
12.5%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.143
.098
27
SP
8
.333
.319
12.5%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
28
SP
4
.000
.319
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
SS
2
.000
.319
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
21
RP
1
.000
.319
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
34
RF
.000
.319
7.7%
0.9%
.098
29
2877
.332
.319
10.1%
7.7%
0.5%
0.9%
.084
.098
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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