1922 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1922 Chicago American Giants


45 - 31 - 1


37 - 24 - 1 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1923 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (45-31-1)

Top Hitter


John
Beckwith

Top Pitcher


Dave
Brown

League Ranks (8 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
5th ERA+
103
4th
OPS
.660
7th ERA
3.40
1st
BA
.252
7th BA
.252
1st
OBP
.326
6th K/BB
1.44
3rd
SLG
.333
7th K%
11.5%
5th
BB%
8.8%
1st BB%
8.0%
5th
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.082
7th WHIP
1.28
2nd

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro National League I
• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
• 1 member of the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame
Rube Foster (Owner & Business Manager)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
30
58
492.1
315
88
15
8
2
37
.964
.968
7.37
6.59
8.4
17.1
8.1
0.3
26
24
180.0
101
23
5
3
1
18
.961
.968
6.20
6.59
-1.2
-6.8
-0.9
-0.3
2
82
672.1
416
111
20
11
3
55
.963
.968
7.05
6.59
7.2
10.7
7.2
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
33
69
629.1
723
29
20
37
.974
.977
10.75
11.33
-3.8
-6.1
-3.8
22
5
42.0
47
2
2
4
.961
.977
10.50
11.33
-0.3
-6.4
-0.3
32
1
1.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.977
9.00
11.33
0.0
-40.6
0.0
3
75
672.1
771
31
22
41
.973
.977
10.74
11.33
-4.2
-6.2
-4.2


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
32
62
555.1
169
179
15
23
.959
.935
5.64
5.07
9.2
16.5
9.2
27
12
117.0
22
26
1
3
.980
.935
3.69
5.07
-5.2
-44.6
-5.2
2
74
672.1
191
205
16
26
.961
.935
5.30
5.07
4.0
5.9
4.0


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
22
58
509.2
62
132
18
6
.915
.930
3.43
3.18
15.1
29.6
15.1
27
14
103.2
8
15
3
1
.885
.930
2.00
3.18
-4.2
-40.2
-4.2
4
31.0
8
5
2
0
.867
.930
3.77
3.18
-0.9
-30.0
-0.9
26
3
13.0
2
2
2
0
.667
.930
2.77
3.18
-0.4
-34.6
-0.4
1
9.0
3
1
0
0
1.000
.930
4.00
3.18
-0.5
-60.7
-0.5
28
1
6.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.930
1.50
3.18
-0.8
-128.4
-0.8
6
81
672.1
84
155
25
7
.905
.930
3.20
3.18
8.2
12.2
8.2


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
26
72
644.1
121
191
38
24
.891
.915
4.36
4.88
-1.8
-2.8
-1.8
22
3
15.0
1
2
0
1
1.000
.915
1.80
4.88
-1.5
-102.3
-1.5
3
13.0
0
2
2
0
.500
.915
1.38
4.88
-1.2
-89.8
-1.2
3
78
672.1
122
195
40
25
.888
.915
4.24
4.88
-4.5
-6.8
-4.5


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
32
44
388.2
89
6
3
1
.969
.944
2.20
1.64
16.4
42.1
15.2
1.1
27
25
209.0
41
1
1
0
.977
.944
1.81
1.64
3.2
15.4
4.0
-0.8
28
4
30.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.944
1.20
1.64
-0.8
-26.0
-0.6
-0.2
26
3
19.2
0
0
1
0
.000
.944
0.00
1.64
-2.1
-107.3
-2.0
-0.1
32
2
8.0
3
1
0
0
1.000
.944
4.50
1.64
1.6
200.2
1.0
0.6
27
2
17.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.944
1.06
1.64
-0.6
-34.3
-1.1
0.5
6
80
672.1
138
9
5
1
.967
.944
1.97
1.64
17.7
26.4
16.6
1.1


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
28
49
433.2
88
4
2
0
.979
.957
1.91
2.30
-7.1
-16.3
-4.9
-2.2
32
27
228.2
62
7
1
2
.986
.957
2.72
2.30
8.9
38.8
6.9
1.9
26
1
6.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.957
9.00
2.30
2.8
464.1
2.8
-0.1
27
1
4.0
0
0
0
0
.957
0.00
2.30
-0.6
-145.9
-0.5
0.0
4
78
672.1
156
11
3
2
.982
.957
2.24
2.30
4.0
6.0
4.4
-0.4


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
26
66
592.2
115
6
4
2
.968
.954
1.84
1.60
11.6
19.6
14.6
-3.0
27
6
33.0
8
0
1
0
.889
.954
2.18
1.60
1.4
42.7
1.8
-0.4
27
4
32.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.954
0.28
1.60
-2.8
-86.1
-2.4
-0.4
22
1
8.2
2
0
0
0
1.000
.954
2.08
1.60
0.3
35.6
0.4
-0.1
30
1
6.0
0
0
0
0
.954
0.00
1.60
-0.6
-105.1
-0.6
-0.1
5
78
672.1
126
6
5
2
.964
.954
1.77
1.60
10.0
14.8
13.8
-3.9


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
25
28
154.0
4
37
3
2
.932
.949
2.40
3.25
29
27
171.0
1
41
3
0
.933
.949
2.21
3.25
26
24
142.1
3
49
5
4
.912
.949
3.29
3.25
22
22
128.1
3
54
2
2
.966
.949
4.00
3.25
26
11
67.0
1
16
0
2
1.000
.949
2.28
3.25
28
2
9.2
0
8
0
0
1.000
.949
7.45
3.25
6
114
672.1
12
205
13
10
.943
.949
2.90
3.25


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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