1917 Chicago Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1917 Chicago Giants


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(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)


Fielding Breakdown by Position
C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
39
SP
4
20
SS
4
2.0
31
C
4
-1.8
44
-
30
CF
3
-0.1
38
RF
1
-1.1
3
0.3
3B
4
-0.4
RF
1
-0.7
26
2B
4
-3.0
32
1B
4
0.6
29
SP
1
38
LF
4
-2.5
12
4
-1.8
4
0.6
4
-3.0
4
-0.4
4
2.0
4
-2.5
4
-1.2
4
-0.4
5

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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.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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