1908 Chicago Union Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Chicago Union Giants


5 - 4


(2nd place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1894 / 1911 (Team History)

Managed by:
W. S. Peters (5-4)

Top Hitter


Albert
Toney

Top Pitcher


Frank
Talbott

League Ranks (3 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
83
2nd ERA+
123
1st
OPS
.798
1st ERA
3.96
2nd
BA
.283
2nd BA
.251
1st
OBP
.347
2nd K/BB
1.76
2nd
SLG
.450
1st K%
8.9%
2nd
BB%
7.9%
2nd BB%
5.1%
1st
K%
HR%
1.8%
3rd
ISO
.168
2nd WHIP
1.20
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: No Home Ballpark
W. S. Peters (Owner & Business Manager)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
29
SS
31
0.6
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.0
22
SP
4
11.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
SP
8
9.0
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
33
RF
14
9.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
C
27
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
SP
3
7.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
29
CF
39
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
1B
41
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
22
SS
12
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
30
LF
24
0.0
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
RF
12
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
23
2B
38
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
SP
12
24.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
RF
10
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
SP
2
5.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
LF
40
11.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
3B
42
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
23
C
8
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
18
367
77.1
0.8
-0.2
0.1
0.8
0.0

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James