1914 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1914 Chicago American Giants


43 - 14


(1st place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1911 / 1915 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (39-14)
Pete Hill (4-0)

Top Hitter


Pete
Hill

Top Pitcher


Frank
Wickware

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
108
2nd ERA+
126
2nd
OPS
.691
4th ERA
2.27
1st
BA
.281
1st BA
.227
1st
OBP
.333
2nd K/BB
1.96
1st
SLG
.358
4th K%
12.7%
2nd
BB%
6.7%
7th BB%
6.5%
1st
K%
HR%
0.5%
2nd
ISO
.077
7th WHIP
1.08
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Rube Foster (Owner & Business Manager)


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
31
CF
194
2.1
1.6
0.6
0.0
-0.1
30
SS
211
2.0
1.7
0.0
0.0
0.3
35
3B
174
1.7
0.7
0.8
0.0
0.2
26
SP
19
46.0
1.7
-0.2
0.0
1.9
0.0
23
SP
24
41.1
1.6
0.4
0.1
1.2
0.0
34
SP
47
72.2
1.4
0.8
0.1
0.5
0.0
26
1B
198
1.1
1.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
27
LF
186
26.1
0.9
0.2
0.5
0.5
-0.2
28
SP
37
91.1
0.9
0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
28
C
98
0.7
-0.1
0.7
0.0
0.2
SP
3
9.0
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
25
SP
6
18.0
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
36
2B
178
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
30
LF
14
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
C
73
0.2
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.1
1B
4
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
23
SP
70
78.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.2
0.0
31
3B
14
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
22
SP
2
8.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
34
SP
8
17.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
30
C
5
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
CF
14
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
26
SP
11
27.0
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
CF
2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
2B
16
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
SP
1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
28
C
44
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
26
RF
183
-1.0
0.3
-1.1
0.0
-0.2
28
1836
435.2
14.9
7.0
1.9
6.0
0.0

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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