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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
31
9
7
.563
26
18
7
3
2
141.0
50
34
125
0
29
72
0
0
6
578
2.17
164
SP
34
11
3
.786
24
15
6
3
0
124.1
69
42
126
1
42
68
0
0
4
543
3.04
117
SP
23
10
2
.833
18
10
7
1
0
114.0
44
37
98
2
48
42
1
0
5
477
2.92
122
SP
28
6
4
.600
12
8
5
0
0
70.0
54
43
78
1
41
32
0
0
8
344
5.53
65
SP
24
5
1
.833
12
7
2
0
0
59.0
30
27
66
1
30
21
0
0
0
272
4.12
87
SP
20
6
1
.857
12
9
4
2
0
57.2
23
16
46
0
21
39
0
0
1
236
2.50
143
SP
27
0
1
.000
5
3
1
0
0
15.0
12
11
17
1
13
4
0
0
1
71
6.60
54
SP
28
0
2
.000
2
2
0
0
0
10.0
22
19
25
0
10
3
0
0
0
57
17.10
21
RP
27
5
4
.556
22
6
4
0
6
88.1
41
37
81
3
23
30
0
1
2
366
3.77
95
RP
21
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
8
0.00
10
52
25
.675
134
78
36
9
8
681.0
345
266
664
9
258
311
1
1
27
2952
3.52
102
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
31
SP
141.0
1.09
1.26
12.5%
11.3%
5.0%
7.5%
2.48
1.51
0.0%
0.9%
34
SP
124.1
1.35
1.26
12.5%
11.3%
7.7%
7.5%
1.62
1.51
0.2%
0.9%
23
SP
114.0
1.28
1.26
8.8%
11.3%
10.1%
7.5%
0.88
1.51
0.4%
0.9%
27
RP
88.1
1.18
1.26
8.2%
11.2%
6.3%
7.4%
1.30
1.51
0.8%
0.9%
28
SP
70.0
1.70
1.26
9.3%
11.2%
11.9%
7.4%
0.78
1.51
0.3%
0.9%
24
SP
59.0
1.63
1.26
7.7%
11.1%
11.0%
7.4%
0.70
1.51
0.4%
0.9%
20
SP
57.2
1.16
1.26
16.5%
11.1%
8.9%
7.4%
1.86
1.51
0.0%
0.9%
27
SP
15.0
2.00
1.26
5.6%
11.0%
18.3%
7.3%
0.31
1.51
1.4%
0.8%
28
SP
10.0
3.50
1.26
5.3%
11.0%
17.5%
7.3%
0.30
1.51
0.0%
0.8%
21
RP
1.2
1.80
1.26
0.0%
11.0%
12.5%
7.3%
0.00
1.51
0.0%
0.8%
10
681.0
1.35
1.26
10.5%
11.2%
8.7%
7.4%
1.21
1.51
0.3%
0.9%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
31
SP
26
578
524
50
125
16
7
0
5
29
72
6
19
10
.239
.286
.296
.582
34
SP
24
543
483
69
126
14
14
1
14
42
68
4
14
10
.261
.325
.354
.679
23
SP
18
477
412
44
98
12
0
2
5
48
42
5
12
11
.238
.325
.282
.606
27
RP
22
366
334
41
81
19
2
3
0
23
30
2
7
3
.243
.295
.338
.634
28
SP
12
344
285
54
78
8
6
1
9
41
32
8
10
5
.274
.380
.354
.735
24
SP
12
272
231
30
66
13
2
1
2
30
21
0
11
7
.286
.368
.372
.740
20
SP
12
236
208
23
46
6
4
0
0
21
39
1
6
4
.221
.296
.288
.584
27
SP
5
71
54
12
17
2
2
1
2
13
4
1
3
3
.315
.456
.481
.937
28
SP
2
57
45
22
25
5
1
0
2
10
3
0
2
2
.556
.636
.711
1.347
21
RP
1
8
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.286
.375
.286
.661
10
134
2952
2583
345
664
95
38
9
39
258
311
27
84
55
.257
.331
.334
.665
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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