1932 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1932 Chicago American Giants


50 - 32


34 - 12 in the Negro Southern League

1911 / 1933 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (50-32)

Top Hitter


Turkey
Stearnes

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (10 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
115
1st ERA+
114
2nd
OPS
.685
1st ERA
3.06
2nd
BA
.273
1st BA
OBP
.331
1st K/BB
1.53
7th
SLG
.355
1st K%
10.0%
6th
BB%
7.4%
1st BB%
6.5%
8th
K%
HR%
ISO
.082
3rd WHIP
1.24
5th

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro Southern League
• First Half Champions of the Negro Southern League
• Home Ballpark: South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
31
34
126
115
13
33
4
2
0
14
4
9
1
1
.287
.344
.357
.701
120
1B
36
43
181
163
21
48
6
4
4
29
2
13
1
4
.294
.350
.454
.804
152
2B
23
40
153
137
15
36
5
0
0
10
1
9
1
6
.263
.313
.299
.612
93
3B
26
40
174
153
21
41
8
0
1
18
2
16
0
5
.268
.337
.340
.677
113
SS
30
43
172
152
19
44
5
2
0
11
3
10
0
10
.289
.333
.349
.682
114
LF
31
41
161
147
23
46
7
1
0
17
2
10
0
4
.313
.357
.374
.731
130
CF
31
44
194
168
43
49
9
2
4
25
11
21
1
4
.292
.374
.440
.814
155
RF
38
44
184
159
20
52
10
0
0
18
4
19
0
6
.327
.399
.390
.789
148
C
28
11
35
32
5
9
1
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
.281
.343
.313
.655
106
2B
24
11
35
31
4
5
1
1
0
0
0
2
0
2
.161
.212
.258
.470
47
LF
27
12
24
23
0
5
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.217
.250
.217
.467
47
C
25
6
23
21
2
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.143
.182
.190
.372
17
C
23
2
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-30
3B
37
2
9
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.125
.000
.125
-59
C
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
40
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
17
47
42
3
7
0
1
1
4
0
1
0
4
.167
.186
.286
.472
47
SP
24
16
42
38
6
8
1
0
0
4
0
3
0
1
.211
.268
.237
.505
59
SP
28
13
42
35
3
7
1
0
1
4
0
1
0
6
.200
.222
.314
.537
67
RP
6
7
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
42
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
22
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
22
429
1622
1443
199
394
59
13
11
158
29
120
4
55
.273
.331
.355
.685
115
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
CF
194
.378
.298
10.8%
5.8%
2.1%
0.4%
.149
.072
38
RF
184
.368
.298
10.3%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.063
.072
36
1B
181
.369
.298
7.2%
5.8%
2.2%
0.4%
.160
.072
26
3B
174
.318
.298
9.2%
5.8%
0.6%
0.4%
.072
.072
30
SS
172
.307
.298
5.8%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.059
.072
31
LF
161
.341
.298
6.2%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.061
.072
23
2B
153
.286
.298
5.9%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.036
.072
31
C
126
.334
.298
7.1%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.070
.072
28
SP
47
.201
.298
2.1%
5.8%
2.1%
0.4%
.119
.072
24
SP
42
.244
.298
7.1%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.026
.072
28
SP
42
.217
.298
2.4%
5.8%
2.4%
0.4%
.114
.072
28
C
35
.320
.298
8.6%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.031
.072
24
2B
35
.212
.298
5.7%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.097
.072
27
LF
24
.229
.298
4.2%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
25
C
23
.174
.298
4.3%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.048
.072
37
3B
9
.082
.298
11.1%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
23
C
9
.106
.298
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
RP
7
.000
.298
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
C
2
.000
.298
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
42
PH
1
.000
.298
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
40
PH
1
.000
.298
0.0%
5.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.072
22
C
.000
.298
5.8%
0.4%
.072
22
1622
.318
.298
7.4%
5.8%
0.7%
0.4%
.082
.072
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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