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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
28
7
2
.778
11
9
8
2
0
91.1
35
24
71
3
22
49
0
1
357
2.36
121
SP
23
7
1
.875
12
7
6
2
0
78.0
35
27
82
2
18
42
0
1
321
3.12
92
SP
34
5
4
.556
10
9
7
2
0
72.2
29
20
57
2
25
32
0
0
297
2.48
116
SP
26
5
0
1.000
5
5
5
2
0
46.0
6
5
22
0
11
44
0
1
168
0.98
292
SP
23
4
0
1.000
5
5
3
1
0
41.1
9
5
29
1
9
14
0
0
160
1.09
263
SP
26
2
1
.667
3
3
3
0
0
27.0
12
9
35
0
6
14
0
0
118
3.00
95
SP
25
2
0
1.000
2
2
2
0
0
18.0
4
2
12
0
3
7
0
0
66
1.00
286
SP
34
2
1
.667
3
3
1
1
0
17.1
9
7
12
0
8
6
0
0
69
3.63
79
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
1
0
9.0
0
0
5
0
0
3
0
0
30
0.00
SP
22
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
8.0
3
3
6
0
4
1
0
0
32
3.38
85
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0.2
2
2
3
0
0
0
0
0
5
27.00
11
RP
27
2
1
.667
6
2
2
0
1
26.1
8
6
23
0
6
7
0
0
108
2.05
140
12
37
11
.771
60
48
38
11
1
435.2
152
110
357
8
112
219
0
3
1731
2.27
126
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
28
SP
91.1
1.02
1.11
13.7%
12.8%
6.2%
7.0%
2.23
1.82
0.8%
1.0%
23
SP
78.0
1.28
1.11
13.1%
12.8%
5.6%
7.0%
2.33
1.82
0.6%
1.0%
34
SP
72.2
1.13
1.11
10.8%
12.7%
8.4%
7.0%
1.28
1.82
0.7%
1.0%
26
SP
46.0
0.72
1.11
26.2%
12.5%
6.5%
6.9%
4.00
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
23
SP
41.1
0.92
1.11
8.8%
12.5%
5.6%
6.8%
1.56
1.82
0.6%
0.9%
26
SP
27.0
1.52
1.11
11.9%
12.4%
5.1%
6.8%
2.33
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
27
RP
26.1
1.10
1.11
6.5%
12.4%
5.6%
6.8%
1.17
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
25
SP
18.0
0.83
1.11
10.6%
12.3%
4.5%
6.8%
2.33
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
34
SP
17.1
1.15
1.11
8.7%
12.3%
11.6%
6.8%
0.75
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
SP
9.0
0.56
1.11
10.0%
12.2%
0.0%
6.7%
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
22
SP
8.0
1.25
1.11
3.1%
12.2%
12.5%
6.7%
0.25
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
SP
0.2
4.50
1.11
0.0%
12.2%
0.0%
6.7%
1.82
0.0%
0.9%
12
435.2
1.08
1.11
12.7%
12.6%
6.5%
6.9%
1.96
1.82
0.5%
0.9%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
28
SP
11
357
327
35
71
14
2
3
0
22
49
1
7
7
.217
.269
.300
.568
23
SP
12
321
292
35
82
14
2
2
6
18
42
1
10
5
.281
.325
.363
.688
34
SP
10
297
266
29
57
8
3
2
1
25
32
0
6
7
.214
.282
.289
.571
26
SP
5
168
151
6
22
5
0
0
4
11
44
1
5
0
.146
.209
.179
.387
23
SP
5
160
147
9
29
5
0
1
4
9
14
0
4
2
.197
.244
.252
.495
26
SP
3
118
107
12
35
4
1
0
0
6
14
0
5
1
.327
.363
.383
.746
27
RP
6
108
101
8
23
2
0
0
0
6
7
0
1
1
.228
.271
.248
.519
34
SP
3
69
59
9
12
2
0
0
0
8
6
0
2
1
.203
.299
.237
.536
25
SP
2
66
62
4
12
2
0
0
0
3
7
0
1
1
.194
.231
.226
.457
22
SP
1
32
27
3
6
1
0
0
0
4
1
0
1
2
.222
.323
.259
.582
SP
1
30
30
0
5
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.167
.167
.200
.367
SP
1
5
5
2
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.600
.600
.800
1.400
12
60
1731
1574
152
357
59
8
8
15
112
219
3
42
27
.227
.279
.290
.569
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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