1935 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1935 Chicago American Giants


27 - 34 - 2


24 - 31 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1934 / 1936 (Team History)

Managed by:
Larry Brown (27-34-2)

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
98
3rd ERA+
87
7th
OPS
.753
6th ERA
5.35
5th
BA
.274
7th BA
.305
6th
OBP
.348
6th K/BB
1.01
7th
SLG
.405
4th K%
9.3%
7th
BB%
9.0%
1st BB%
9.1%
5th
K%
HR%
1.3%
3rd
ISO
.131
4th WHIP
1.61
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
33
29
105
92
11
27
1
3
3
16
0
7
2
4
.293
.356
.467
.824
115
1B
39
27
103
88
10
22
4
1
2
17
0
8
3
4
.250
.333
.386
.720
89
2B
26
38
182
153
29
40
2
0
2
13
4
19
2
8
.261
.351
.314
.664
76
3B
29
40
190
180
33
56
12
2
4
17
1
7
1
2
.311
.340
.467
.807
110
SS
29
40
181
153
46
55
11
4
5
32
11
23
1
4
.359
.446
.582
1.028
168
LF
34
35
133
108
22
32
8
0
8
32
5
22
0
3
.296
.415
.593
1.008
162
CF
34
39
165
138
34
55
8
5
5
41
9
22
1
4
.399
.484
.638
1.122
192
RF
30
40
166
142
12
26
1
1
0
11
0
14
3
7
.183
.270
.204
.475
27
1B
18
19
61
60
4
9
2
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
.150
.164
.183
.347
-9
C
25
19
60
53
6
9
1
0
0
4
0
5
0
2
.170
.241
.189
.430
15
1B
43
11
23
21
3
10
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
.476
.522
.524
1.046
176
LF
5
23
20
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
1
.150
.227
.150
.377
1
RF
41
2
6
5
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.400
.400
.400
.800
111
RP
27
18
38
34
1
8
0
0
1
6
0
3
0
1
.235
.297
.324
.621
63
SP
31
14
31
28
0
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
3
.071
.071
.071
.143
-62
SP
15
26
24
3
6
1
1
0
2
0
0
0
2
.250
.250
.375
.625
62
SP
31
8
25
23
2
5
0
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
.217
.280
.217
.497
33
SP
11
25
22
2
5
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
2
.227
.261
.227
.488
29
SP
28
10
25
21
5
4
0
0
1
3
0
4
0
0
.190
.320
.333
.653
72
RP
29
6
6
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
20
426
1574
1371
227
376
52
17
31
208
30
142
13
48
.274
.348
.405
.753
98
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
29
3B
190
.356
.342
3.7%
8.5%
2.1%
1.5%
.156
.130
26
2B
182
.309
.342
10.4%
8.5%
1.1%
1.5%
.052
.130
29
SS
181
.447
.342
12.7%
8.5%
2.8%
1.5%
.222
.130
30
RF
166
.231
.342
8.4%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.021
.130
34
CF
165
.483
.342
13.3%
8.5%
3.0%
1.5%
.239
.130
34
LF
133
.430
.342
16.5%
8.5%
6.0%
1.5%
.296
.130
33
C
105
.356
.342
6.7%
8.5%
2.9%
1.5%
.174
.130
39
1B
103
.320
.342
7.8%
8.5%
1.9%
1.5%
.136
.130
18
1B
61
.162
.342
1.6%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.033
.130
25
C
60
.210
.342
8.3%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.019
.130
27
RP
38
.283
.342
7.9%
8.5%
2.6%
1.5%
.088
.130
31
SP
31
.060
.342
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.130
SP
26
.253
.342
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.125
.130
SP
25
.218
.342
4.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.130
28
SP
25
.311
.342
16.0%
8.5%
4.0%
1.5%
.143
.130
31
SP
25
.249
.342
8.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.130
LF
23
.189
.342
8.7%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.130
43
1B
23
.488
.342
8.7%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.048
.130
41
RF
6
.312
.342
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.130
29
RP
6
.000
.342
0.0%
8.5%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.130
20
1574
.336
.342
9.0%
8.5%
2.0%
1.5%
.131
.130
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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