1935 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1935 Chicago American Giants


27 - 35 - 2


24 - 31 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1911 / 1936 (Team History)

Managed by:
Larry Brown (27-35-2)

Top Hitter


Willie
Wells

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
100
3rd ERA+
88
7th
OPS
.767
4th ERA
5.34
6th
BA
.283
6th BA
.308
7th
OBP
.353
6th K/BB
1.03
7th
SLG
.415
4th K%
9.7%
7th
BB%
8.6%
4th BB%
9.4%
6th
K%
0.6%
5th HR%
1.3%
4th
ISO
.131
4th WHIP
1.65
6th

Notes:


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


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
33
32
32
263.1
169
36
5
3
0
27
.976
.980
7.01
6.46
2.6
9.9
2.6
0.0
25
17
16
147.0
63
20
4
6
0
16
.954
.980
5.08
6.46
1.4
9.6
1.4
0.0
2
49
48
410.1
232
56
9
9
0
43
.970
.980
6.32
6.46
4.0
9.8
4.0
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
43
5
4
35.1
39
0
0
3
1.000
.983
9.93
10.45
-1.3
-37.5
-1.3
22
26
24
202.0
239
7
3
16
.988
.983
10.96
10.45
-2.7
-13.4
-2.7
39
23
19
150.0
162
10
6
14
.966
.983
10.32
10.45
0.3
2.3
0.3
34
3
1
23.0
24
0
0
3
1.000
.983
9.39
10.45
-0.9
-39.7
-0.9
4
57
48
410.1
464
17
9
36
.982
.983
10.55
10.45
-4.6
-11.2
-4.6


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
25
2
0
5.1
0
3
0
0
1.000
.938
5.06
5.30
0.7
127.6
0.7
26
44
44
376.0
113
127
16
23
.938
.938
5.74
5.30
-3.6
-9.5
-3.6
34
4
4
29.0
11
10
3
2
.875
.938
6.52
5.30
-0.1
-5.2
-0.1
3
50
48
410.1
124
140
19
25
.933
.938
5.79
5.30
-3.0
-7.4
-3.0


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
29
48
48
410.1
34
72
10
8
.914
.922
2.32
2.79
-3.6
-8.8
-3.6
1
48
48
410.1
34
72
10
8
.914
.922
2.32
2.79
-3.6
-8.8
-3.6


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
26
2
1
11.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.925
2.45
5.08
-1.6
-146.1
-1.6
29
47
47
399.1
119
133
13
22
.951
.925
5.68
5.08
0.7
1.7
0.7
2
49
48
410.1
121
134
13
22
.951
.925
5.59
5.08
-0.9
-2.3
-0.9


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
39
10
6
63.1
13
0
1
0
.929
.941
1.85
1.84
-0.3
-5.5
0.2
-0.5
26
1
1
8.0
0
0
0
0
.941
0.00
1.84
-1.0
-130.7
-1.0
-0.1
5
4
50.0
10
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.80
1.84
-0.4
-8.7
-0.0
-0.4
27
2
2
10.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.941
0.90
1.84
-0.7
-69.7
-0.6
-0.1
30
3
2
17.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.941
3.18
1.84
1.4
84.6
1.6
-0.1
34
32
32
254.0
56
3
5
1
.922
.941
2.09
1.84
2.8
11.2
3.2
-0.3
3
1
8.0
0
0
0
0
.941
0.00
1.84
-1.0
-130.7
-1.0
-0.1
7
56
48
410.1
86
3
6
1
.937
.941
1.95
1.84
0.7
1.7
2.4
-1.7


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
27
1
1
9.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.956
3.00
2.39
0.3
31.2
0.4
-0.1
30
1
1
19.0
5
1
0
1
1.000
.956
2.84
2.39
0.4
21.6
-0.1
0.5
34
46
46
382.1
86
3
5
1
.947
.956
2.10
2.39
-11.5
-30.0
-10.2
-1.3
3
48
48
410.1
94
4
5
2
.951
.956
2.15
2.39
-10.8
-26.2
-9.9
-0.9


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
39
1
0
1.0
0
0
0
0
.939
0.00
1.75
-0.1
-123.7
-0.1
-0.0
27
1
1
19.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.939
1.89
1.75
0.1
4.8
0.3
-0.2
30
46
45
370.2
59
7
9
4
.880
.939
1.60
1.75
-5.4
-14.7
-6.3
0.8
41
2
1
11.2
3
0
0
0
1.000
.939
2.31
1.75
0.4
33.2
0.5
-0.1
34
1
1
5.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.939
1.80
1.75
-0.0
-1.7
0.0
-0.0
1
0
3.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.939
3.00
1.75
0.3
86.3
-0.3
0.6
6
52
48
410.1
67
8
9
4
.893
.939
1.65
1.75
-4.8
-11.8
-5.9
1.1


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
11
10
62.1
2
19
0
0
1.000
.953
3.03
2.58
28
11
8
59.0
1
14
4
3
.789
.953
2.29
2.58
31
11
8
82.1
2
19
3
1
.875
.953
2.30
2.58
29
7
2
20.2
0
9
0
0
1.000
.953
3.92
2.58
27
11
4
44.1
1
20
2
1
.913
.953
4.26
2.58
11
5
50.1
2
15
0
2
1.000
.953
3.04
2.58
31
15
11
91.1
1
31
1
1
.970
.953
3.15
2.58
7
77
48
410.1
9
127
10
8
.932
.953
2.98
2.58


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
43
6
33
4
1
25
1
31
1
27
5
41
1
34
1
34
3
1
10
24


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
25
1
28
1
27
2
3
4



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