1935 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1935 Chicago American Giants


27 - 35 - 2


24 - 31 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1934 / 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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
31
3
8
.273
15
11
8
0
2
91.1
49
40
94
7
36
40
2
2
391
3.94
119
SP
28
4
5
.444
11
8
2
0
0
59.0
48
35
78
4
34
39
0
0
285
5.34
88
SP
31
5
4
.556
11
8
6
2
0
82.1
36
26
73
2
32
31
0
2
348
2.84
165
SP
2
6
.250
11
10
3
0
0
63.1
61
53
81
4
27
36
3
0
293
7.53
62
SP
27
2
1
.667
11
4
1
0
0
44.1
34
26
57
2
23
14
0
3
211
5.28
89
SP
3
4
.429
11
5
3
0
0
50.1
54
48
86
2
17
16
0
0
245
8.58
55
RP
29
0
0
7
2
0
0
1
20.2
19
16
33
4
6
5
0
1
98
6.97
67
7
19
28
.404
77
48
23
2
3
411.1
301
244
502
25
175
181
5
8
1871
5.34
88
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
31
SP
91.1
1.42
1.46
10.2%
11.6%
9.2%
8.5%
1.11
1.37
1.8%
1.5%
31
SP
82.1
1.28
1.46
8.9%
11.6%
9.2%
8.4%
0.97
1.37
0.6%
1.5%
SP
63.1
1.71
1.46
12.3%
11.5%
9.2%
8.4%
1.33
1.37
1.4%
1.5%
28
SP
59.0
1.90
1.46
13.7%
11.5%
11.9%
8.4%
1.15
1.37
1.4%
1.5%
SP
50.1
2.05
1.46
6.5%
11.5%
6.9%
8.4%
0.94
1.37
0.8%
1.5%
27
SP
44.1
1.80
1.46
6.6%
11.5%
10.9%
8.4%
0.61
1.37
0.9%
1.5%
29
RP
20.2
1.89
1.46
5.1%
11.4%
6.1%
8.3%
0.83
1.37
4.1%
1.5%
7
411.1
1.65
1.46
9.7%
11.5%
9.4%
8.4%
1.03
1.37
1.3%
1.5%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
31
SP
15
391
338
49
94
21
4
7
8
36
40
2
15
11
.278
.351
.426
.777
31
SP
11
348
301
36
73
13
4
2
7
32
31
2
13
4
.243
.319
.332
.652
SP
11
293
258
61
81
20
5
4
9
27
36
0
8
5
.314
.379
.477
.856
28
SP
11
285
242
48
78
9
4
4
8
34
39
0
9
6
.322
.406
.442
.848
SP
11
245
222
54
86
13
8
2
3
17
16
0
6
8
.387
.431
.545
.976
27
SP
11
211
181
34
57
12
5
2
6
23
14
3
4
9
.315
.401
.470
.871
29
RP
7
98
88
19
33
5
2
4
2
6
5
1
3
2
.375
.421
.614
1.035
7
77
1871
1630
301
502
93
32
25
43
175
181
8
58
45
.308
.378
.450
.828
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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