1940 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Chicago American Giants


20 - 31


20 - 28 in the Negro American League

1939 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Wilson Redus (20-31)

Top Hitter


Ted
Bond

Top Pitcher


Willie
Cornelius

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
94
3rd ERA+
70
7th
OPS
.606
4th ERA
4.49
6th
BA
.235
5th BA
OBP
.301
5th K/BB
1.07
7th
SLG
.304
4th K%
10.5%
7th
BB%
8.5%
5th BB%
9.8%
7th
K%
HR%
ISO
.070
4th WHIP
1.50
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
13
42
39
3
11
1
0
0
3
0
1
2
.282
.300
.308
.608
95
1B
25
15
60
55
9
18
3
0
1
9
1
3
2
.327
.362
.436
.798
156
2B
24
15
58
50
2
8
0
0
0
1
0
7
1
.160
.263
.160
.423
36
3B
36
17
68
56
12
17
1
3
0
7
0
8
4
.304
.391
.429
.819
163
SS
31
16
64
52
8
8
0
0
0
1
0
10
2
.154
.290
.154
.444
43
LF
15
46
43
4
11
2
0
0
4
0
3
0
.256
.304
.302
.607
95
CF
31
17
75
67
12
14
4
0
1
4
1
8
0
.209
.293
.313
.607
95
RF
28
15
59
54
6
14
2
1
3
17
0
5
0
.259
.322
.500
.822
164
2B
14
44
39
4
7
1
0
1
2
0
5
0
.179
.273
.282
.555
78
C
34
10
36
34
5
12
2
0
0
3
0
1
1
.353
.371
.412
.783
152
LF
35
13
27
22
2
7
0
0
0
3
0
4
1
.318
.423
.318
.741
138
C
23
6
20
19
1
7
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
.368
.400
.421
.821
164
LF
22
9
20
18
0
4
0
0
0
3
0
1
1
.222
.263
.222
.485
56
1B
2
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-8
C
25
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-19
RF
46
1
4
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
30
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
221
RF
1
3
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
.667
1.333
328
C
39
1
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
.000
.333
.000
.333
8
SP
7
18
18
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.056
.056
.056
.111
-64
SP
21
8
15
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
6
12
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
29
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
33
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
221
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
33
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
26
208
693
618
69
145
17
4
6
58
3
59
16
.235
.301
.304
.606
94
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
CF
75
.302
.303
10.7%
8.7%
1.3%
0.6%
.104
.071
36
3B
68
.374
.303
11.8%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.125
.071
31
SS
64
.241
.303
15.6%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
25
1B
60
.372
.303
5.0%
8.7%
1.7%
0.6%
.109
.071
28
RF
59
.388
.303
8.5%
8.7%
5.1%
0.6%
.241
.071
24
2B
58
.226
.303
12.1%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
LF
46
.301
.303
6.5%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.047
.071
2B
44
.280
.303
11.4%
8.7%
2.3%
0.6%
.103
.071
32
C
42
.283
.303
2.4%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.071
34
C
36
.369
.303
2.8%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.059
.071
35
LF
27
.365
.303
14.8%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
22
LF
20
.233
.303
5.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
23
C
20
.400
.303
5.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.053
.071
SP
18
.054
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
21
SP
15
.000
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
SP
12
.000
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
1B
7
.139
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
46
RF
4
.000
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
30
C
4
.487
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
25
C
4
.190
.303
25.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
39
C
3
.254
.303
33.3%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
RF
3
.650
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
29
SP
2
.000
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
33
SP
2
.487
.303
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.071
RP
.000
.303
8.7%
0.6%
.071
33
RP
.000
.303
8.7%
0.6%
.071
26
693
.294
.303
8.5%
8.7%
0.9%
0.6%
.070
.071
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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