1917 Chicago Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Chicago Giants


1 - 4


(7th place in the Western Independent Clubs )

1910 / 1919 (Team History)

Managed by:
Joe Green (1-4)

Top Hitter


Bill
Pettus

Top Pitcher


Walter
Ball

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
66
9th ERA+
60
7th
OPS
.507
9th ERA
5.34
7th
BA
.202
9th BA
.311
8th
OBP
.290
6th K/BB
0.75
8th
SLG
.217
9th K%
9.4%
4th
BB%
10.1%
2nd BB%
12.6%
8th
K%
HR%
1.3%
9th
ISO
.016
9th WHIP
1.91
9th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: No Home Ballpark
Joe Green (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
31
4
17
14
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
0
.071
.235
.071
.307
1
1B
32
4
17
13
2
4
0
0
0
3
1
3
0
1
.308
.438
.308
.745
147
2B
26
4
17
16
2
5
2
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.313
.353
.438
.790
163
3B
4
17
16
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.188
.235
.188
.423
40
SS
20
4
17
16
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.188
.235
.188
.423
40
LF
38
4
17
13
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
.231
.412
.231
.643
112
CF
30
3
13
11
1
2
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
.182
.250
.182
.432
43
RF
38
4
16
14
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.214
.267
.214
.481
59
RF
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
-
44
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
1.000
SP
39
4
14
13
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.154
.154
.154
.308
2
SP
29
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
12
38
149
129
11
26
2
0
0
11
2
15
1
4
.202
.290
.217
.507
66
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
3B
17
.218
.296
5.9%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
26
2B
17
.390
.296
5.9%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.125
.064
32
1B
17
.363
.296
17.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
38
LF
17
.348
.296
23.5%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
20
SS
17
.218
.296
5.9%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
31
C
17
.191
.296
11.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
38
RF
16
.231
.296
6.3%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
39
SP
14
.141
.296
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
30
CF
13
.209
.296
7.7%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
RF
3
.000
.296
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.064
44
-
1
.739
.296
100.0%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.064
29
SP
.000
.296
8.3%
0.2%
.064
12
149
.258
.296
10.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
.016
.064
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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