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+
75
5th ERA+
124
2nd
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
32
1B
33
70
271
246
39
69
15
6
5
45
9
17
0
8
.280
.327
.451
.778
101
2B
26
73
287
266
20
73
6
3
0
24
5
13
0
8
.274
.308
.320
.628
64
3B
52
185
165
19
37
3
0
2
18
1
12
0
8
.224
.277
.279
.556
45
SS
25
64
257
233
53
86
10
11
3
51
15
18
0
6
.369
.414
.545
.959
148
LF
28
69
274
246
27
72
10
0
0
26
5
14
0
14
.293
.331
.333
.664
74
CF
33
70
293
245
48
77
10
5
0
27
9
43
0
5
.314
.417
.396
.813
113
RF
21
40
148
133
12
28
5
2
0
10
1
7
0
8
.211
.250
.278
.528
38
1B
37
48
168
149
19
37
7
2
2
21
4
11
0
8
.248
.300
.362
.662
72
2B
28
44
164
149
23
34
3
2
1
16
4
12
0
3
.228
.286
.295
.581
52
3B
29
23
84
79
10
23
0
0
0
9
2
3
0
2
.291
.317
.291
.608
60
SS
27
16
63
57
8
15
1
1
0
5
2
2
0
4
.263
.288
.316
.604
58
CF
26
4
18
17
3
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.176
.222
.176
.399
5
1B
28
4
16
13
2
3
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
.231
.375
.385
.760
99
SS
23
4
16
16
4
8
2
1
0
4
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
222
C
27
4
15
13
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
.231
.333
.308
.641
68
C
28
4
12
11
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.091
.167
.182
.348
-9
1B
29
3
11
9
2
3
1
1
0
2
0
2
0
0
.333
.455
.667
1.121
189
SS
3
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RF
20
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
31
SS
23
1
4
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
25
2
3
3
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
1.000
1.667
329
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
41
SP
23
23
52
47
4
12
1
0
0
2
1
1
0
4
.255
.271
.277
.547
43
SP
27
19
46
35
2
8
1
0
0
4
0
4
1
6
.229
.325
.257
.582
54
SP
36
14
36
31
3
6
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
5
.194
.194
.194
.387
1
SP
29
5
18
17
2
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.176
.176
.235
.412
7
SP
20
10
12
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.091
.000
.091
-74
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
31
RP
26
1
3
2
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.500
.667
.500
1.167
209
SP
24
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PH
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
34
736
2630
2350
322
634
87
34
13
281
61
178
1
101
.270
.321
.352
.674
75
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
33
1B
271
.338
.342
6.3%
8.4%
1.8%
1.6%
.171
.127
37
1B
168
.290
.342
6.5%
8.4%
1.2%
1.6%
.114
.127
25
SS
257
.419
.342
7.0%
8.4%
1.2%
1.6%
.176
.127
3B
185
.252
.342
6.5%
8.4%
1.1%
1.6%
.055
.127
28
2B
164
.269
.342
7.3%
8.4%
0.6%
1.6%
.067
.127
23
SP
52
.236
.342
1.9%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.021
.127
29
3B
84
.282
.342
3.6%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
28
1B
16
.359
.342
18.8%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.154
.127
28
LF
274
.296
.342
5.1%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.041
.127
23
SS
16
.552
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.250
.127
30
SP
5
.000
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
26
CF
18
.197
.342
5.6%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
26
2B
287
.285
.342
4.5%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.045
.127
36
SP
36
.155
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
25
C
3
.740
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.333
.127
29
SP
18
.175
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.059
.127
27
SS
63
.262
.342
3.2%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.053
.127
27
C
15
.310
.342
13.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.077
.127
27
SP
46
.252
.342
8.7%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.029
.127
33
C
92
.224
.342
4.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.060
.127
SS
8
.000
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
25
SP
58
.260
.342
10.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.020
.127
LF
2
.000
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
33
CF
293
.378
.342
14.7%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.082
.127
31
SP
4
.233
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
20
SP
12
.062
.342
8.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
21
RF
148
.233
.342
4.7%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.068
.127
20
RF
4
.233
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
23
SS
4
.000
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
PH
1
.000
.342
0.0%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
26
RP
3
.560
.342
33.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.127
28
C
12
.170
.342
8.3%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.091
.127
29
1B
11
.484
.342
18.2%
8.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.333
.127
24
SP
.000
.342
8.4%
1.6%
.127
34
2630
.301
.342
6.8%
8.4%
0.5%
1.6%
.083
.127
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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