1943 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Chicago American Giants


40 - 37


34 - 33 in the Negro American League

1942 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Ted Radcliffe (40-37)

Top Hitter


Alex
Radcliff

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
105
1st ERA+
119
2nd
OPS
.673
1st ERA
3.28
1st
BA
.274
1st BA
.250
3rd
OBP
.309
3rd K/BB
1.23
5th
SLG
.364
1st K%
8.8%
6th
BB%
4.8%
6th BB%
7.2%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.3%
1st
ISO
.090
1st WHIP
1.28
3rd

Notes:


• Second Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
CF
31
34
155
147
23
46
6
2
1
17
3
8
0
0
0
.313
.348
.401
.750
129
3B
37
30
126
122
13
45
7
1
1
19
2
4
0
0
0
.369
.389
.467
.856
161
1B
28
28
111
104
15
31
6
2
1
13
0
5
1
1
0
.298
.336
.423
.759
132
LF
29
28
113
103
18
29
2
3
1
8
4
9
0
1
0
.282
.339
.388
.728
122
2B
20
31
127
118
18
28
2
4
2
16
1
9
0
0
0
.237
.291
.373
.664
103
C
40
29
105
102
7
28
2
0
0
8
1
2
0
1
0
.275
.288
.294
.583
78
SS
25
27
122
110
18
22
2
1
1
9
5
11
0
1
0
.200
.273
.264
.536
64
1B
21
87
85
10
21
3
0
2
10
1
2
0
0
0
.247
.264
.353
.617
88
RF
23
99
94
12
19
4
0
0
6
0
4
0
1
0
.202
.235
.245
.479
47
SP
28
16
44
44
2
13
2
1
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
.295
.295
.386
.682
108
SP
36
16
48
42
8
8
2
0
1
7
0
4
0
2
0
.190
.261
.310
.570
74
2B
9
34
33
2
7
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
.212
.212
.212
.424
30
2B
28
2
9
9
3
6
2
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
1.222
1.889
473
1B
21
7
25
24
1
6
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.280
.333
.613
87
SP
22
9
26
24
0
6
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.250
.280
.292
.572
75
SP
29
5
12
12
3
6
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
280
RF
7
26
25
4
5
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.200
.231
.280
.511
56
2B
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
206
RP
39
1
2
2
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
512
3B
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
53
RP
19
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
21
326
1281
1210
157
331
41
16
12
126
18
61
1
9
0
.274
.309
.364
.673
105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
CF
155
.359
.314
5.2%
7.2%
0.6%
0.5%
.088
.076
20
2B
127
.317
.314
7.1%
7.2%
1.6%
0.5%
.136
.076
37
3B
126
.407
.314
3.2%
7.2%
0.8%
0.5%
.098
.076
25
SS
122
.265
.314
9.0%
7.2%
0.8%
0.5%
.064
.076
29
LF
113
.346
.314
8.0%
7.2%
0.9%
0.5%
.107
.076
28
1B
111
.358
.314
4.5%
7.2%
0.9%
0.5%
.125
.076
40
C
105
.279
.314
1.9%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.020
.076
RF
99
.232
.314
4.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.076
1B
87
.293
.314
2.3%
7.2%
2.3%
0.5%
.106
.076
36
SP
48
.267
.314
8.3%
7.2%
2.1%
0.5%
.119
.076
28
SP
44
.321
.314
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.091
.076
2B
34
.198
.314
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
22
SP
26
.267
.314
3.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.042
.076
RF
26
.244
.314
3.8%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.080
.076
21
1B
25
.292
.314
4.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.083
.076
29
SP
12
.589
.314
0.0%
7.2%
8.3%
0.5%
.250
.076
28
2B
9
.878
.314
0.0%
7.2%
11.1%
0.5%
.556
.076
2B
4
.481
.314
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
3B
4
.240
.314
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
39
RP
2
.961
.314
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
19
RP
2
.000
.314
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
21
1281
.320
.314
4.8%
7.2%
0.9%
0.5%
.090
.076
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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