1929 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Chicago American Giants


62 - 42


51 - 40 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1930 (Team History)

Managed by:
Jim Brown (62-42)

Top Hitter


Pythias
Russ

Top Pitcher


Yellow Horse
Morris

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
89
5th ERA+
90
5th
OPS
.674
5th ERA
3.44
2nd
BA
.270
5th BA
OBP
.321
5th K/BB
1.04
6th
SLG
.352
5th K%
8.9%
5th
BB%
6.8%
6th BB%
8.6%
6th
K%
HR%
ISO
.083
6th WHIP
1.38
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
33
31
92
83
8
17
5
0
0
5
1
4
0
5
.205
.241
.265
.506
43
1B
33
70
271
246
39
69
15
6
5
45
9
17
0
8
.280
.327
.451
.778
117
2B
26
73
287
266
20
73
6
3
0
24
5
13
0
8
.274
.308
.320
.628
77
3B
52
185
165
19
37
3
0
2
18
1
12
0
8
.224
.277
.279
.556
57
SS
25
64
257
233
53
86
10
11
3
51
15
18
0
6
.369
.414
.545
.959
168
LF
28
69
274
246
27
72
10
0
0
26
5
14
0
14
.293
.331
.333
.664
88
CF
33
70
293
245
48
77
10
5
0
27
9
43
0
5
.314
.417
.396
.813
130
RF
21
40
148
133
12
28
5
2
0
10
1
7
0
8
.211
.250
.278
.528
49
1B
37
48
168
149
19
37
7
2
2
21
4
11
0
8
.248
.300
.362
.662
86
2B
28
44
164
149
23
34
3
2
1
16
4
12
0
3
.228
.286
.295
.581
64
3B
29
23
84
79
10
23
0
0
0
9
2
3
0
2
.291
.317
.291
.608
73
SS
27
16
63
57
8
15
1
1
0
5
2
2
0
4
.263
.288
.316
.604
70
CF
26
4
18
17
3
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.176
.222
.176
.399
14
SS
24
4
16
16
4
8
2
1
0
4
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
248
1B
28
4
16
13
2
3
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
.231
.375
.385
.760
115
C
27
4
15
13
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
.231
.333
.308
.641
82
C
28
4
12
11
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.091
.167
.182
.348
-2
1B
29
3
11
9
2
3
1
1
0
2
0
2
0
0
.333
.455
.667
1.121
212
SS
3
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
23
1
4
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RF
20
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
41
C
25
2
3
3
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
1.000
1.667
364
LF
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
25
27
58
51
9
11
1
0
0
2
1
6
0
1
.216
.298
.235
.534
52
SP
23
23
52
47
4
12
1
0
0
2
1
1
0
4
.255
.271
.277
.547
55
SP
27
19
46
35
2
8
1
0
0
4
0
4
1
6
.229
.325
.257
.582
66
SP
36
14
36
31
3
6
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
5
.194
.194
.194
.387
9
SP
29
5
18
17
2
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.176
.176
.235
.412
15
SP
20
10
12
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.091
.000
.091
-72
SP
30
2
5
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
2
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
41
RP
26
1
3
2
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.500
.667
.500
1.167
234
PH
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
34
736
2630
2350
322
634
87
34
13
281
61
178
1
101
.270
.321
.352
.674
89
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
33
CF
293
.378
.317
14.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.082
.117
26
2B
287
.285
.317
4.5%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.045
.117
28
LF
274
.296
.317
5.1%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.041
.117
33
1B
271
.338
.317
6.3%
7.8%
1.8%
1.6%
.171
.117
25
SS
257
.419
.317
7.0%
7.8%
1.2%
1.6%
.176
.117
3B
185
.252
.317
6.5%
7.8%
1.1%
1.6%
.055
.117
37
1B
168
.290
.317
6.5%
7.8%
1.2%
1.6%
.114
.117
28
2B
164
.269
.317
7.3%
7.8%
0.6%
1.6%
.067
.117
21
RF
148
.233
.317
4.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.068
.117
33
C
92
.224
.317
4.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.060
.117
29
3B
84
.282
.317
3.6%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
27
SS
63
.262
.317
3.2%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.053
.117
25
SP
58
.260
.317
10.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.020
.117
23
SP
52
.236
.317
1.9%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.021
.117
27
SP
46
.252
.317
8.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.029
.117
36
SP
36
.155
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
26
CF
18
.197
.317
5.6%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
29
SP
18
.175
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.059
.117
28
1B
16
.359
.317
18.8%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.154
.117
24
SS
16
.552
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.250
.117
27
C
15
.310
.317
13.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.077
.117
20
SP
12
.062
.317
8.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
28
C
12
.170
.317
8.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.091
.117
29
1B
11
.484
.317
18.2%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.333
.117
SS
8
.000
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
30
SP
5
.000
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
31
SP
4
.233
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
20
RF
4
.233
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
23
SS
4
.000
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
26
RP
3
.560
.317
33.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
25
C
3
.740
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.333
.117
LF
2
.000
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
PH
1
.000
.317
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.117
24
SP
.000
.317
7.8%
1.6%
.117
34
2630
.301
.317
6.8%
7.8%
0.5%
1.6%
.083
.117
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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