1927 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Chicago American Giants


5 - 3 - 1


(1st place in the Negro League World Series )

1925 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (5-3-1)

Top Hitter


Steel Arm
Davis

Top Pitcher


Willie
Powell

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
103
1st ERA+
164
1st
OPS
.696
1st ERA
1.89
1st
BA
.254
1st BA
.239
1st
OBP
.331
1st K/BB
1.65
1st
SLG
.364
1st K%
13.3%
1st
BB%
9.1%
1st BB%
8.0%
1st
K%
10.6%
2nd HR%
0.3%
1st
ISO
.110
1st WHIP
1.24
1st

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
8
30
21
6
4
1
0
1
8
0
0
5
6
1
3
0
.190
.370
.381
.751
121
1B
35
9
38
35
8
11
1
0
2
6
0
1
2
4
0
0
1
.314
.342
.514
.856
149
2B
24
9
35
27
5
6
0
0
0
1
2
2
7
4
0
1
0
.222
.382
.222
.605
80
3B
32
9
38
29
7
6
1
0
0
2
3
1
5
1
1
3
0
.207
.343
.241
.584
73
SS
23
9
39
35
5
8
1
0
0
5
1
0
2
2
0
1
1
.229
.263
.257
.520
53
LF
33
9
36
33
4
7
4
0
0
5
0
0
2
3
1
0
0
.212
.278
.333
.611
79
CF
32
8
25
23
4
5
0
1
0
4
1
1
1
4
0
0
1
.217
.240
.304
.544
59
RF
31
9
37
36
9
13
1
2
1
7
2
0
1
6
0
0
0
.361
.378
.583
.962
180
LF
33
5
19
15
2
6
2
0
0
2
1
1
3
1
1
0
0
.400
.526
.533
1.060
212
1B
25
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
37
3
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
-7
SP
23
5
10
8
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
.250
.333
.500
.833
143
SP
23
3
7
6
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
194
SP
27
2
6
6
1
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.500
.833
143
RP
28
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
29
4
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-56
16
96
339
291
53
74
14
3
4
43
10
6
31
36
4
10
3
.254
.331
.364
.696
103
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
23
SS
39
.242
.315
5.1%
8.7%
5.1%
11.4%
1.00
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.029
.106
35
1B
38
.388
.315
5.3%
8.7%
10.5%
11.4%
0.50
0.76
5.3%
0.8%
.200
.106
32
3B
38
.277
.315
13.2%
8.7%
2.6%
11.4%
5.00
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.034
.106
31
RF
37
.437
.315
2.7%
8.7%
16.2%
11.4%
0.17
0.76
2.7%
0.8%
.222
.106
33
LF
36
.290
.315
5.6%
8.7%
8.3%
11.4%
0.67
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.121
.106
24
2B
35
.309
.315
20.0%
8.7%
11.4%
11.4%
1.75
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
25
C
30
.329
.315
16.7%
8.7%
20.0%
11.4%
0.83
0.76
3.3%
0.8%
.190
.106
32
CF
25
.249
.315
4.0%
8.7%
16.0%
11.4%
0.25
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.087
.106
33
LF
19
.497
.315
15.8%
8.7%
5.3%
11.4%
3.00
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.133
.106
23
SP
10
.343
.315
10.0%
8.7%
0.0%
11.4%
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.250
.106
37
SP
10
.168
.315
10.0%
8.7%
20.0%
11.4%
0.50
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
23
SP
7
.405
.315
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
11.4%
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
29
PH
7
.105
.315
14.3%
8.7%
28.6%
11.4%
0.50
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
27
SP
6
.381
.315
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
11.4%
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.167
.106
28
RP
1
.000
.315
0.0%
8.7%
100.0%
11.4%
0.00
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
25
1B
1
.000
.315
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
11.4%
0.76
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.106
16
339
.320
.315
9.1%
8.7%
10.6%
11.4%
0.86
0.76
1.2%
0.8%
.110
.106
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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