1924 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1924 Chicago American Giants


55 - 27


52 - 27 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1925 (Team History)

Managed by:
Rube Foster (55-27)

Top Hitter


Jelly
Gardner

Top Pitcher


Juan
Padrón

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
106
3rd ERA+
102
4th
OPS
.711
5th ERA
3.52
3rd
BA
.272
5th BA
.257
3rd
OBP
.355
3rd K/BB
1.21
5th
SLG
.356
6th K%
10.5%
3rd
BB%
10.1%
1st BB%
8.7%
9th
K%
HR%
0.3%
2nd
ISO
.084
6th WHIP
1.35
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 3 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
32
54
48
418.2
251
42
9
4
3
22
.970
.962
6.30
6.29
-1.0
-2.4
-1.1
0.1
23
23
20
188.0
100
20
4
3
1
12
.968
.962
5.74
6.29
0.6
3.2
0.0
0.6
28
8
7
56.0
36
1
2
0
1
4
.949
.962
5.95
6.29
-3.1
-55.0
-2.1
-1.0
28
2
2
17.1
11
5
2
2
0
1
.889
.962
8.31
6.29
1.5
88.6
1.3
0.2
24
1
0
1.0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.962
0.00
6.29
0.0
-32.5
0.0
0.0
5
88
77
681.0
398
68
17
9
5
39
.965
.962
6.16
6.29
-2.0
-2.9
-2.0
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
24
50
50
418.0
508
38
7
30
.987
.980
11.76
11.62
2.1
5.0
2.1
35
29
25
228.2
273
20
9
14
.970
.980
11.53
11.62
0.5
2.3
0.5
32
6
2
34.1
39
4
2
0
.956
.980
11.27
11.62
0.6
18.2
0.6
3
85
77
681.0
820
62
18
44
.980
.980
11.66
11.62
3.2
4.8
3.2


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
34
53
50
444.0
113
146
14
25
.949
.925
5.25
5.20
-3.7
-8.4
-3.7
38
28
27
233.0
44
76
11
11
.916
.925
4.64
5.20
-2.3
-10.0
-2.3
29
1
0
4.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.925
4.50
5.20
-0.2
-56.4
-0.2
3
82
77
681.0
158
223
25
36
.938
.925
5.04
5.20
-6.3
-9.2
-6.3


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
29
77
77
677.0
67
160
16
7
.934
.931
3.02
3.17
13.9
20.5
13.9
30
1
0
4.0
1
0
1
0
.500
.931
2.25
3.17
-0.5
-123.7
-0.5
2
78
77
681.0
68
160
17
7
.931
.931
3.01
3.17
13.4
19.6
13.4


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
28
75
75
666.0
144
229
36
32
.912
.906
5.04
5.28
-1.5
-2.3
-1.5
38
1
1
9.0
1
3
1
0
.800
.906
4.00
5.28
-0.1
-8.7
-0.1
1
1
6.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.906
4.50
5.28
0.6
93.0
0.6
3
77
77
681.0
145
235
37
32
.911
.906
5.02
5.28
-1.0
-1.5
-1.0


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
30
61
61
523.0
97
5
5
0
.953
.954
1.76
1.65
4.1
7.8
4.7
-0.6
19
6
5
46.0
7
0
1
0
.875
.954
1.37
1.65
-0.9
-18.5
-0.5
-0.3
34
5
4
37.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.954
0.24
1.65
-3.5
-94.9
-3.2
-0.3
38
4
2
27.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.954
2.00
1.65
0.7
24.2
0.8
-0.2
23
3
0
11.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.954
0.82
1.65
-0.6
-55.9
-0.5
-0.1
3
3
26.0
8
1
0
0
1.000
.954
3.12
1.65
2.6
100.6
2.2
0.4
25
2
2
11.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.64
1.65
0.0
-0.5
0.1
-0.1
7
84
77
681.0
122
6
6
0
.955
.954
1.69
1.65
2.4
3.5
3.5
-1.1


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
28
72
72
635.0
182
13
6
1
.970
.963
2.76
2.17
25.2
39.7
23.4
1.8
30
5
5
46.0
12
1
0
0
1.000
.963
2.54
2.17
1.1
24.8
1.0
0.2
2
77
77
681.0
194
14
6
1
.972
.963
2.75
2.17
26.3
38.7
24.4
2.0


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
24
24
203.0
42
0
2
0
.955
.964
1.86
1.67
3.2
16.0
5.0
-1.7
34
9
8
81.0
12
1
0
0
1.000
.964
1.44
1.67
-1.0
-12.1
-0.9
-0.1
23
9
8
69.0
9
1
1
0
.909
.964
1.30
1.67
-1.5
-21.5
-1.5
0.0
30
9
8
72.0
10
1
1
0
.917
.964
1.38
1.67
-1.2
-16.7
-1.2
0.0
19
7
7
56.0
6
0
1
0
.857
.964
0.96
1.67
-2.5
-44.9
-2.0
-0.5
32
6
5
50.0
4
2
1
0
.857
.964
1.08
1.67
-1.8
-36.2
-2.6
0.8
25
5
5
45.0
5
1
0
1
1.000
.964
1.20
1.67
-1.3
-28.4
-1.5
0.2
28
5
5
46.0
10
1
0
0
1.000
.964
2.15
1.67
1.7
36.1
1.4
0.2
4
4
36.0
6
0
0
0
1.000
.964
1.50
1.67
-0.3
-8.5
0.0
-0.3
38
2
2
17.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.964
1.06
1.67
-0.7
-38.4
-0.5
-0.1
34
1
1
0.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.964
1.67
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
23
1
0
6.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.964
3.00
1.67
0.6
93.1
0.6
-0.1
12
82
77
681.0
108
7
7
1
.943
.964
1.52
1.67
-4.8
-7.0
-3.3
-1.4


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
31
27
17
140.1
5
38
2
0
.956
.943
2.76
3.34
34
24
15
125.1
6
55
2
2
.968
.943
4.38
3.34
27
22
6
88.0
6
40
2
1
.958
.943
4.70
3.34
23
18
10
114.0
6
43
0
3
1.000
.943
3.87
3.34
20
12
9
57.2
2
19
0
0
1.000
.943
3.28
3.34
28
12
8
70.0
0
20
1
0
.952
.943
2.57
3.34
24
12
7
59.0
4
28
0
1
1.000
.943
4.88
3.34
27
5
3
15.0
1
6
1
0
.875
.943
4.20
3.34
28
3
2
10.0
0
5
0
0
1.000
.943
4.50
3.34
21
1
0
1.2
0
1
0
0
1.000
.943
5.40
3.34
10
136
77
681.0
30
255
8
7
.973
.943
3.77
3.34


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
32
5
23
3
31
2
24
2
27
2
34
1
25
1
34
1
27
1
9
18


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
28
1
1
1



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