1946 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1946 Chicago American Giants


31 - 56 - 2


31 - 53 - 2 in the Negro American League

1945 / 1947 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (31-56-2)

Top Hitter


Clyde
Nelson

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
76
5th ERA+
116
3rd
OPS
.596
5th ERA
3.57
3rd
BA
.246
5th BA
OBP
.291
5th K/BB
1.56
4th
SLG
.305
6th K%
15.4%
2nd
BB%
5.8%
5th BB%
9.9%
6th
K%
HR%
ISO
.059
5th WHIP
1.37
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
9
30
28
4
4
0
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
.143
.200
.143
.343
1
1B
31
14
62
58
10
12
1
0
1
7
2
3
0
1
.207
.246
.276
.522
53
2B
28
13
59
51
7
13
1
0
0
5
0
8
0
0
.255
.356
.275
.630
86
3B
24
15
64
60
7
22
4
0
2
11
0
4
0
0
.367
.406
.533
.940
176
SS
17
12
39
38
2
11
1
1
0
4
0
1
0
0
.289
.308
.368
.676
99
LF
23
11
44
43
3
9
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
1
.209
.209
.233
.442
30
CF
13
52
49
5
14
1
0
0
3
0
3
0
0
.286
.327
.306
.633
86
RF
25
14
57
50
8
14
2
1
0
5
0
5
0
2
.280
.345
.360
.705
108
LF
32
8
37
33
2
7
1
0
0
4
1
3
0
1
.212
.278
.242
.520
53
SS
28
7
36
35
4
11
1
1
0
4
0
1
0
0
.314
.333
.400
.733
115
C
32
7
25
25
1
5
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
18
RF
23
7
19
18
1
4
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.222
.263
.278
.541
59
2B
2
9
8
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.333
.250
.583
72
2B
20
2
6
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CF
2
5
4
2
2
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
.500
.600
.500
1.100
224
RF
1
5
5
0
3
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
.600
.600
1.000
1.600
369
C
1
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-40
C
1
3
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
96
C
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
26
6
20
20
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.050
.050
.100
.150
-56
SP
31
5
19
19
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.158
.158
.158
.316
-7
SP
6
10
8
2
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
1
0
.125
.300
.375
.675
98
RP
39
2
6
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.400
.500
.400
.900
165
SP
35
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PR
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SP
39
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
27
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
27
164
616
574
63
141
15
5
3
55
4
36
1
5
.246
.291
.305
.596
76
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
3B
64
.444
.329
6.3%
8.3%
3.1%
0.5%
.167
.076
31
1B
62
.251
.329
4.8%
8.3%
1.6%
0.5%
.069
.076
28
2B
59
.326
.329
13.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.020
.076
25
RF
57
.334
.329
8.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.080
.076
CF
52
.314
.329
5.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.020
.076
23
LF
44
.208
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.023
.076
17
SS
39
.323
.329
2.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.079
.076
32
LF
37
.258
.329
8.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.030
.076
28
SS
36
.350
.329
2.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.086
.076
C
30
.181
.329
6.7%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
32
C
25
.195
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
26
SP
20
.068
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.050
.076
31
SP
19
.154
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
23
RF
19
.266
.329
5.3%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.056
.076
SP
10
.329
.329
10.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.250
.076
2B
9
.302
.329
11.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
20
2B
6
.000
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
39
RP
6
.454
.329
16.7%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
RF
5
.732
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.400
.076
C
5
.155
.329
20.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
CF
5
.544
.329
20.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
C
3
.325
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
35
SP
3
.000
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
C
1
.000
.329
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.076
PR
.000
.329
8.3%
0.5%
.076
39
SP
.000
.329
8.3%
0.5%
.076
27
RP
.000
.329
8.3%
0.5%
.076
27
616
.291
.329
5.8%
8.3%
0.5%
0.5%
.059
.076
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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