1926 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1926 Chicago American Giants


57 - 24 - 3


57 - 24 - 3 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1927 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (27-17-1)
Dave Malarcher (30-7-2)

Top Hitter


Dave
Malarcher

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
89
5th ERA+
131
2nd
OPS
.690
6th ERA
2.74
1st
BA
.270
6th BA
.249
1st
OBP
.337
5th K/BB
1.95
1st
SLG
.353
7th K%
13.1%
1st
BB%
7.9%
4th BB%
6.7%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.9%
2nd
ISO
.083
7th WHIP
1.18
1st

Notes:


• Negro League World Series Champions
• Champions of the Negro National League I
• Second Half Champions of the Negro National League I
• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
22
49
201
178
33
49
9
7
3
33
4
15
3
5
.275
.342
.455
.797
116
1B
34
75
306
262
44
81
16
4
5
46
7
32
5
7
.309
.395
.458
.853
132
2B
23
74
290
268
32
66
9
3
1
25
1
14
2
6
.246
.289
.313
.602
64
3B
31
80
345
284
55
75
8
1
1
27
9
40
5
16
.264
.365
.310
.675
86
SS
26
81
327
293
41
58
9
4
1
30
10
15
1
18
.198
.239
.266
.506
38
LF
25
79
320
276
38
88
11
2
1
46
9
26
4
14
.319
.386
.384
.770
111
CF
32
73
286
240
35
65
9
4
0
37
5
26
4
16
.271
.352
.342
.694
90
RF
30
68
292
247
57
82
12
4
0
18
6
37
0
8
.332
.419
.413
.832
128
CF
25
51
182
162
27
49
7
2
2
30
3
15
1
4
.302
.365
.407
.773
111
1B
26
33
114
104
12
26
3
0
0
9
1
3
0
7
.250
.271
.279
.550
50
3B
20
12
33
32
2
7
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.219
.242
.281
.524
43
RF
34
1
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
447
SP
27
26
71
62
6
18
0
1
0
10
0
3
0
6
.290
.323
.323
.646
77
SP
22
27
67
60
6
15
2
0
1
5
0
4
0
3
.250
.297
.333
.630
72
SP
36
31
64
58
6
18
2
2
1
7
0
4
0
2
.310
.355
.466
.820
122
SP
26
21
46
41
5
7
1
0
1
6
0
2
0
3
.171
.209
.268
.478
30
SP
20
12
27
26
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.077
.111
.077
.188
-48
SP
22
10
24
22
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
2
.091
.091
.091
.182
-50
SP
28
12
23
21
1
4
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
1
.190
.227
.190
.418
15
19
815
3020
2637
401
713
98
35
17
338
55
239
25
119
.270
.337
.353
.690
89
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
3B
345
.316
.330
11.6%
7.7%
0.3%
1.4%
.046
.120
26
SS
327
.224
.330
4.6%
7.7%
0.3%
1.4%
.068
.120
25
LF
320
.349
.330
8.1%
7.7%
0.3%
1.4%
.065
.120
34
1B
306
.384
.330
10.5%
7.7%
1.6%
1.4%
.149
.120
30
RF
292
.383
.330
12.7%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.081
.120
23
2B
290
.277
.330
4.8%
7.7%
0.3%
1.4%
.067
.120
32
CF
286
.313
.330
9.1%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.071
.120
22
C
201
.351
.330
7.5%
7.7%
1.5%
1.4%
.180
.120
25
CF
182
.351
.330
8.2%
7.7%
1.1%
1.4%
.105
.120
26
1B
114
.243
.330
2.6%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.029
.120
27
SP
71
.279
.330
4.2%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.032
.120
22
SP
67
.281
.330
6.0%
7.7%
1.5%
1.4%
.083
.120
36
SP
64
.359
.330
6.3%
7.7%
1.6%
1.4%
.155
.120
26
SP
46
.206
.330
4.3%
7.7%
2.2%
1.4%
.098
.120
20
3B
33
.242
.330
3.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.063
.120
20
SP
27
.098
.330
3.7%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.120
22
SP
24
.078
.330
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.120
28
SP
23
.196
.330
4.3%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.120
34
RF
2
.469
.330
0.0%
7.7%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.120
19
3020
.313
.330
7.9%
7.7%
0.6%
1.4%
.083
.120
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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