1927 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Chicago American Giants


61 - 32 - 1


61 - 32 - 1 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (61-32-1)

Top Hitter


Steel Arm
Davis

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
104
4th ERA+
114
2nd
OPS
.706
5th ERA
2.59
1st
BA
.278
5th BA
OBP
.341
4th K/BB
1.97
1st
SLG
.364
5th K%
11.4%
2nd
BB%
8.3%
2nd BB%
5.8%
1st
K%
HR%
ISO
.086
5th WHIP
1.20
1st

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
28
56
167
135
18
44
6
4
2
28
2
25
0
7
.326
.431
.474
.905
161
1B
35
76
318
281
50
84
16
5
0
35
12
27
0
10
.299
.360
.391
.752
117
2B
24
89
345
310
21
73
10
0
2
39
7
24
0
11
.235
.290
.287
.578
67
3B
32
88
383
307
55
77
7
2
1
21
17
53
0
23
.251
.361
.296
.658
91
SS
23
86
355
323
52
105
30
3
4
58
16
24
0
8
.325
.372
.474
.845
142
LF
31
84
361
323
60
128
21
9
3
68
14
24
3
11
.396
.443
.545
.988
183
CF
33
88
354
300
45
79
20
5
2
44
9
40
0
14
.263
.350
.383
.733
111
RF
26
55
223
199
26
51
10
1
1
29
12
17
0
7
.256
.315
.332
.646
86
SS
27
79
326
299
39
78
6
1
0
16
6
15
0
12
.261
.296
.288
.584
69
1B
25
33
79
73
8
12
2
1
0
3
2
4
0
2
.164
.208
.219
.427
23
LF
33
15
61
53
7
17
3
2
0
9
0
5
0
3
.321
.379
.453
.832
139
C
25
13
35
32
3
11
2
0
0
3
0
3
0
0
.344
.400
.406
.806
133
RF
23
7
22
19
1
5
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.263
.333
.316
.649
88
2B
21
2
5
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
.500
.800
.500
1.300
282
RF
28
1
4
4
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
256
SP
23
39
92
86
11
20
1
1
0
7
0
4
0
2
.233
.267
.267
.534
54
SP
23
20
61
57
6
12
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
1
.211
.250
.228
.478
39
SP
37
29
58
56
2
7
2
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.125
.140
.161
.301
-13
SP
27
20
55
48
2
9
0
0
0
3
0
3
0
4
.188
.235
.188
.423
23
SP
28
18
50
44
5
6
2
0
0
4
0
3
0
3
.136
.191
.182
.373
8
20
898
3354
2951
414
821
141
34
15
370
97
280
3
120
.278
.341
.364
.706
104
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
32
3B
383
.303
.312
13.8%
7.3%
0.3%
1.3%
.046
.108
31
LF
361
.435
.312
6.6%
7.3%
0.8%
1.3%
.149
.108
23
SS
355
.376
.312
6.8%
7.3%
1.1%
1.3%
.149
.108
33
CF
354
.329
.312
11.3%
7.3%
0.6%
1.3%
.120
.108
24
2B
345
.266
.312
7.0%
7.3%
0.6%
1.3%
.052
.108
27
SS
326
.266
.312
4.6%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.027
.108
35
1B
318
.339
.312
8.5%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.093
.108
26
RF
223
.294
.312
7.6%
7.3%
0.4%
1.3%
.075
.108
28
C
167
.400
.312
15.0%
7.3%
1.2%
1.3%
.148
.108
23
SP
92
.246
.312
4.3%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.035
.108
25
1B
79
.197
.312
5.1%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.055
.108
23
SP
61
.226
.312
4.9%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.018
.108
33
LF
61
.362
.312
8.2%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.132
.108
37
SP
58
.138
.312
1.7%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.036
.108
27
SP
55
.193
.312
5.5%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.108
28
SP
50
.171
.312
6.0%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.045
.108
25
C
35
.377
.312
8.6%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.063
.108
23
RF
22
.296
.312
9.1%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.053
.108
21
2B
5
.629
.312
60.0%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.108
28
RF
4
.559
.312
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
1.3%
.250
.108
20
3354
.318
.312
8.3%
7.3%
0.4%
1.3%
.086
.108
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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