1947 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Chicago American Giants


28 - 60


21 - 51 in the Negro American League

1946 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (28-60)

Top Hitter


John
Ritchey

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
84
3rd ERA+
98
2nd
OPS
.657
4th ERA
4.30
3rd
BA
.266
2nd BA
.270
3rd
OBP
.325
4th K/BB
1.15
5th
SLG
.332
4th K%
12.8%
3rd
BB%
7.2%
5th BB%
11.1%
6th
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.066
5th WHIP
1.54
5th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
24
14
58
52
10
17
2
1
0
8
3
4
1
1
.327
.386
.404
.790
121
1B
29
13
57
51
7
17
2
0
0
9
0
5
0
1
.333
.393
.373
.765
115
2B
29
18
81
78
14
28
3
2
0
9
2
2
1
0
.359
.383
.449
.831
133
3B
24
15
60
51
9
11
3
0
1
4
0
8
0
1
.216
.322
.333
.655
84
SS
18
15
62
59
7
14
2
1
0
3
1
3
0
0
.237
.274
.305
.579
62
LF
21
18
81
69
16
24
4
0
1
6
3
7
2
3
.348
.423
.449
.872
145
CF
32
14
62
59
7
14
3
1
0
3
0
3
0
0
.237
.274
.322
.596
67
RF
26
13
56
50
2
10
2
0
0
5
0
5
0
1
.200
.273
.240
.513
44
1B
33
15
49
41
5
7
1
0
0
7
0
7
0
1
.171
.292
.195
.487
37
LF
33
8
23
20
3
7
0
0
0
3
0
2
0
1
.350
.409
.350
.759
114
C
32
3
14
11
2
2
1
0
0
2
1
3
0
0
.182
.357
.273
.630
77
LF
24
7
14
14
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-20
2B
5
14
14
1
6
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.429
.429
.571
1.000
179
C
6
13
11
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.182
.308
.182
.490
38
1B
32
2
8
7
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.143
.143
.143
.286
-20
3B
27
2
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
31
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
2
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
461
PH
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
32
8
18
18
1
4
2
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
55
SP
7
11
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
.000
.200
.000
.200
-42
SP
27
6
11
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
4
8
8
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.125
.125
.125
.250
-30
SP
36
3
8
8
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.375
.750
110
RP
36
2
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
461
PH
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
461
26
203
720
651
88
173
27
5
2
65
10
52
5
12
.266
.325
.332
.657
84
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
29
2B
81
.394
.339
2.5%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.090
.096
21
LF
81
.405
.339
8.6%
8.9%
1.2%
0.8%
.101
.096
18
SS
62
.279
.339
4.8%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.068
.096
32
CF
62
.285
.339
4.8%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.085
.096
24
3B
60
.317
.339
13.3%
8.9%
1.7%
0.8%
.118
.096
24
C
58
.375
.339
6.9%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.077
.096
29
1B
57
.369
.339
8.8%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.039
.096
26
RF
56
.255
.339
8.9%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.040
.096
33
1B
49
.256
.339
14.3%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.024
.096
33
LF
23
.361
.339
8.7%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
32
SP
18
.256
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.111
.096
2B
14
.468
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.143
.096
32
C
14
.330
.339
21.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.091
.096
24
LF
14
.138
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
C
13
.267
.339
15.4%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
SP
11
.143
.339
9.1%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
27
SP
11
.000
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
32
1B
8
.121
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
36
SP
8
.362
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
28
SP
8
.121
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
27
3B
4
.000
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
31
C
3
.000
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
2B
2
.483
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
PH
1
.000
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
36
RP
1
.966
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
PH
1
.966
.339
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.096
26
720
.316
.339
7.2%
8.9%
0.3%
0.8%
.066
.096
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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