1909 Kansas City Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1909 Kansas City Giants


12 - 12


(5th place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1908 / 1910 (Team History)

Managed by:
Topeka Jack Johnson (12-12)

Top Hitter


Jim
Norman

Top Pitcher


Walter
Taylor

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
76
6th ERA+
118
2nd
OPS
.572
5th ERA
2.27
3rd
BA
.226
6th BA
.236
4th
OBP
.268
6th K/BB
1.37
7th
SLG
.305
5th K%
10.2%
6th
BB%
5.2%
7th BB%
7.5%
6th
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.079
3rd WHIP
1.18
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Riverside Park (Kansas City, KS)
Tobe Smith (Business Manager)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
23
SS
5
5'10"
150
R
2/10/1886 (Newtown, VA)
3/21/1944 (Spring Valley, IL)
21
SS
9
5/16/1888 (Kansas City, MO)
10/20/1950 (Kansas City, MO)
LF
9
26
2B
89
6'1"
196
R
R
4/25/1883 (Topeka, KS)
1/29/1940 (Topeka, KS)
18
SP
3
9.0
R
6/12/1891 (Lexington, MO)
9/1/1914 (Chicago, IL)
24
SS
3
5'3"
130
R
3/6/1885 (Lexington, MO)
12/16/1964 (Columbia, MO)
24
1B
93
5'10"
165
R
R
11/24/1884 (Topeka, KS)
6/16/1961 (Chicago, IL)
23
SP
11
25.0
3/3/1886 (Topeka, KS)
26
3B
90
R
2/1883 (birthplace unknown)
24
C
64
5'11"
176
L
R
8/13/1884 (Goliad County, TX)
8/22/1924 (New York, NY)
LF
82
23
SP
29
75.2
L
11/25/1885 (Atchison, KS)
22
CF
15
L
9/27/1886 (Dayton, OH)
6/3/1931 (Dayton, OH)
27
RF
82
L
12/29/1881 (Kansas City, MO)
SP
21
34.0
R
C
68
SP
23
50.1
CF
9
R
25
LF
18
5/1884 (Topeka, KS)
12/23/1911 (Kansas City, KS)
SS
63

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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