1927 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Chicago American Giants


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(1st place in the NNL I Championship Series )

1925 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (4-1)

Top Hitter


Pythias
Russ

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
117
1st ERA+
129
1st
OPS
.758
1st ERA
3.09
1st
BA
.282
1st BA
.252
1st
OBP
.311
1st K/BB
2.10
2nd
SLG
.447
1st K%
11.8%
2nd
BB%
3.8%
2nd BB%
5.6%
2nd
K%
2.7%
1st HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.165
1st WHIP
1.17
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
5
21
19
1
4
1
1
0
4
0
0
1
0
0
1
.211
.250
.368
.618
80
1B
35
5
22
21
4
5
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
.238
.238
.238
.476
42
2B
24
5
19
19
2
3
0
0
1
4
1
0
0
2
0
0
.158
.158
.316
.474
35
3B
32
5
22
17
3
4
0
0
0
0
2
0
3
1
0
2
.235
.350
.235
.585
79
SS
23
5
21
20
6
8
2
0
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
1
.400
.400
.650
1.050
203
LF
33
4
17
16
6
6
0
2
1
3
1
0
1
0
0
0
.375
.412
.813
1.224
250
CF
27
3
13
12
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.250
.500
49
RF
31
5
21
20
6
8
1
1
2
7
3
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.429
.850
1.279
265
CF
33
4
12
10
2
3
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
2
.300
.300
.300
.600
79
SP
23
2
6
6
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
99
SP
23
3
6
6
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.167
.167
.333
.500
43
RP
37
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
27
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
496
PH
29
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1.000
14
50
185
170
32
48
5
4
5
30
10
0
7
5
0
8
.282
.311
.447
.758
117
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
35
1B
22
.204
.291
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
32
3B
22
.260
.291
13.6%
4.9%
4.5%
2.5%
3.00
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
23
SS
21
.430
.291
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
4.8%
1.8%
.250
.128
25
C
21
.255
.291
4.8%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.158
.128
31
RF
21
.532
.291
4.8%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
9.5%
1.8%
.450
.128
24
2B
19
.200
.291
0.0%
4.9%
10.5%
2.5%
0.00
2.00
5.3%
1.8%
.158
.128
33
LF
17
.506
.291
5.9%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
5.9%
1.8%
.438
.128
27
CF
13
.207
.291
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
33
CF
12
.225
.291
0.0%
4.9%
8.3%
2.5%
0.00
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
23
SP
6
.211
.291
0.0%
4.9%
16.7%
2.5%
0.00
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.167
.128
23
SP
6
.299
.291
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
37
RP
3
.000
.291
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
29
PH
1
.709
.291
100.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.128
27
SP
1
.898
.291
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
2.5%
2.00
0.0%
1.8%
.000
.128
14
185
.315
.291
3.8%
4.9%
2.7%
2.5%
1.40
2.00
2.7%
1.8%
.165
.128
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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