1944 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Chicago American Giants


24 - 42


24 - 41 in the Negro American League

1943 / 1945 (Team History)

Managed by:
Bingo DeMoss (24-42)

Top Hitter


Jesse
Douglas

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
98
2nd ERA+
100
4th
OPS
.641
3rd ERA
3.32
3rd
BA
.264
3rd BA
OBP
.313
2nd K/BB
1.57
4th
SLG
.328
3rd K%
10.3%
3rd
BB%
6.6%
2nd BB%
6.6%
3rd
K%
HR%
ISO
.064
3rd WHIP
1.32
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
11
28
24
2
7
1
0
0
2
0
3
1
.292
.370
.333
.704
118
1B
22
15
50
48
3
9
0
1
0
4
3
2
0
.188
.220
.229
.449
39
2B
28
14
59
53
7
20
3
3
0
3
1
5
1
.377
.431
.547
.978
201
3B
8
20
17
2
3
0
1
0
2
0
3
0
.176
.300
.294
.594
84
SS
26
5
19
18
1
5
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
.278
.278
.278
.556
72
LF
30
14
56
54
6
16
3
2
0
6
0
2
0
.296
.321
.426
.747
130
CF
32
14
56
51
3
11
0
0
0
4
0
4
1
.216
.273
.216
.488
51
RF
9
30
26
2
11
1
0
0
5
2
3
1
.423
.483
.462
.944
192
2B
21
12
46
43
10
16
1
0
2
6
2
3
0
.372
.413
.535
.948
192
C
37
7
22
19
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
.105
.227
.105
.333
4
RF
34
6
21
19
0
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
.263
.300
.316
.616
90
LF
26
9
20
17
2
3
0
0
0
0
3
3
0
.176
.300
.176
.476
48
1B
36
3
10
9
1
6
0
0
0
3
0
0
1
.667
.667
.667
1.333
312
C
32
3
9
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
21
3
7
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
.200
.333
.200
.533
66
2B
28
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
3
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-36
3B
33
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
159
SS
29
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
209
3B
38
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
54
SP
29
10
29
28
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
.143
.143
.179
.321
-1
SP
30
3
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-12
SP
3
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
3
RP
23
3
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
24
SP
25
3
3
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
.667
1.333
312
RP
30
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
27
165
529
485
44
128
11
7
2
39
12
35
9
.264
.313
.328
.641
98
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
2B
59
.451
.307
8.5%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.170
.071
30
LF
56
.353
.307
3.6%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.130
.071
32
CF
56
.241
.307
7.1%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
22
1B
50
.218
.307
4.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.042
.071
21
2B
46
.450
.307
6.5%
6.9%
4.3%
0.4%
.163
.071
RF
30
.439
.307
10.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.038
.071
29
SP
29
.147
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.036
.071
30
C
28
.334
.307
10.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.042
.071
37
C
22
.187
.307
13.6%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
34
RF
21
.284
.307
4.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.053
.071
3B
20
.295
.307
15.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.118
.071
26
LF
20
.254
.307
15.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
26
SS
19
.252
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
36
1B
10
.575
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
32
C
9
.000
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
21
SS
7
.242
.307
14.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
30
SP
7
.137
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
SP
6
.160
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
28
2B
5
.000
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
23
RP
5
.192
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
1B
5
.147
.307
20.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
1B
4
.240
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
38
3B
4
.000
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
33
3B
4
.423
.307
25.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
29
SS
4
.479
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
25
SP
3
.639
.307
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
30
RP
.000
.307
6.9%
0.4%
.071
27
529
.306
.307
6.6%
6.9%
0.4%
0.4%
.064
.071
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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