1942 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1942 Chicago American Giants


7 - 36


7 - 29 in the Negro American League

1941 / 1943 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (7-36)

Top Hitter


Cool Papa
Bell

Top Pitcher


Leroy
Sutton

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
68
5th ERA+
77
5th
OPS
.547
5th ERA
5.02
5th
BA
.223
5th BA
OBP
.276
5th K/BB
1.16
6th
SLG
.271
5th K%
9.4%
6th
BB%
6.7%
3rd BB%
8.0%
5th
K%
HR%
ISO
.048
5th WHIP
1.58
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
34
20
61
60
8
11
2
0
0
4
1
1
0
.183
.197
.217
.413
27
1B
5
19
18
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
.167
.167
.222
.389
19
2B
40
13
50
46
4
11
1
0
0
6
0
3
1
.239
.286
.261
.547
69
3B
36
28
116
111
10
20
4
2
1
11
0
5
0
.180
.216
.279
.495
52
SS
24
24
97
90
11
24
1
2
0
4
1
6
1
.267
.313
.322
.635
96
LF
19
26
102
86
8
20
1
1
1
10
0
15
1
.233
.347
.302
.649
101
CF
39
26
112
98
14
29
4
2
0
7
0
12
2
.296
.373
.378
.750
131
RF
32
25
94
83
5
19
1
1
0
8
0
11
0
.229
.319
.265
.584
81
LF
35
11
44
43
2
10
4
0
0
4
0
1
0
.233
.250
.326
.576
77
LF
28
13
44
43
6
8
0
0
0
3
1
1
0
.186
.205
.186
.391
21
2B
30
10
41
37
3
7
1
0
0
4
1
4
0
.189
.268
.216
.485
50
RF
29
12
41
35
5
5
0
0
0
2
1
4
2
.143
.231
.143
.374
16
2B
9
39
36
3
7
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
.194
.237
.194
.431
34
C
34
7
23
22
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.227
.261
.227
.488
51
C
46
9
22
21
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.238
.273
.238
.511
58
C
27
6
20
20
2
7
1
0
0
4
1
0
0
.350
.350
.400
.750
131
C
25
3
11
11
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.273
.273
.273
.545
68
2B
29
2
9
9
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-31
3B
23
2
9
9
2
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
37
RF
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
54
C
35
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
54
C
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
106
-
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
32
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1.000
C
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
58
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
12
27
26
1
7
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
.269
.296
.269
.566
75
SP
28
7
20
17
1
4
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
.235
.350
.235
.585
82
SP
20
6
17
16
3
3
0
2
0
2
1
0
1
.188
.188
.438
.625
90
SP
21
5
12
12
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
3
SP
34
4
10
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.100
.100
.100
.200
-38
SP
35
7
8
8
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.375
.375
.375
.750
131
RP
3
4
4
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
128
RP
26
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
27
5
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
208
SP
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1.000
RP
38
1
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
2
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
208
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
C
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
24
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
43
321
1084
1000
98
223
22
10
2
84
9
73
11
.223
.276
.271
.547
68
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
36
3B
116
.235
.308
4.3%
7.1%
0.9%
0.7%
.099
.078
39
CF
112
.356
.308
10.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.082
.078
19
LF
102
.321
.308
14.7%
7.1%
1.0%
0.7%
.070
.078
24
SS
97
.303
.308
6.2%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.056
.078
32
RF
94
.293
.308
11.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.036
.078
34
C
61
.198
.308
1.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.078
40
2B
50
.263
.308
6.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.022
.078
28
LF
44
.191
.308
2.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
35
LF
44
.271
.308
2.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.093
.078
29
RF
41
.189
.308
9.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
30
2B
41
.246
.308
9.8%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.027
.078
2B
39
.210
.308
5.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
SP
27
.275
.308
3.7%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
34
C
23
.240
.308
4.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
46
C
22
.251
.308
4.5%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
28
SP
20
.303
.308
15.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
27
C
20
.355
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.050
.078
1B
19
.172
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.056
.078
20
SP
17
.259
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.250
.078
21
SP
12
.159
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
25
C
11
.261
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
34
SP
10
.096
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
23
3B
9
.212
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
29
2B
9
.106
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
35
SP
8
.358
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
27
RP
4
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
RP
4
.340
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.250
.078
26
RP
4
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
RF
4
.239
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
35
C
4
.239
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
C
3
.319
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
SP
2
.373
.308
50.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.078
38
RP
2
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
-
2
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
RP
2
.478
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
24
SP
2
.478
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
C
1
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
58
-
1
.000
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
32
C
1
.746
.308
100.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.078
C
.000
.308
7.1%
0.7%
.078
RP
.000
.308
7.1%
0.7%
.078
RP
.000
.308
7.1%
0.7%
.078
24
RP
.000
.308
7.1%
0.7%
.078
43
1084
.264
.308
6.7%
7.1%
0.2%
0.7%
.048
.078
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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