1926 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1926 Chicago American Giants


5 - 4


(1st place in the NNL I Championship Series )

1911 / 1927 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (5-4)

Top Hitter


Sandy
Thompson

Top Pitcher


Rube
Curry

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
113
2nd ERA+
98
1st
OPS
.607
2nd ERA
1.83
1st
BA
.243
2nd BA
.252
2nd
OBP
.320
1st K/BB
1.05
2nd
SLG
.287
2nd K%
8.1%
2nd
BB%
9.9%
1st BB%
7.7%
1st
K%
5.8%
1st HR%
0.4%
2nd
ISO
.044
2nd WHIP
1.23
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
25
8
8
69.0
25
8
1
0
1
7
2
.971
.977
4.30
5.44
-0.6
-8.9
-0.6
0.0
1
8
8
69.0
25
8
1
0
1
7
2
.971
.977
4.30
5.44
-0.6
-8.9
-0.6
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
34
8
8
69.0
84
3
2
5
.978
.990
11.35
12.24
-1.2
-16.9
-1.2
1
8
8
69.0
84
3
2
5
.978
.990
11.35
12.24
-1.2
-16.9
-1.2


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
23
8
8
69.0
24
24
4
4
.923
.926
6.26
5.63
-0.6
-8.7
-0.6
1
8
8
69.0
24
24
4
4
.923
.926
6.26
5.63
-0.6
-8.7
-0.6


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
31
6
6
44.0
8
9
0
0
1.000
.966
3.48
3.63
-1.9
-42.5
-1.9
26
3
2
20.0
2
12
2
1
.875
.966
6.30
3.63
4.0
198.7
4.0
20
1
0
5.0
0
0
0
0
.966
0.00
3.63
-0.8
-167.3
-0.8
3
10
8
69.0
10
21
2
1
.939
.966
4.04
3.63
1.3
18.4
1.3


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
26
6
6
44.0
7
15
4
1
.846
.913
4.50
6.09
-1.7
-39.4
-1.7
31
3
2
25.0
8
11
1
1
.950
.913
6.84
6.09
0.5
21.0
0.5
2
9
8
69.0
15
26
5
2
.891
.913
5.35
6.09
-1.2
-17.5
-1.2


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
31
8
8
69.0
27
2
0
0
1.000
.976
3.78
2.59
4.9
70.3
4.2
0.6
1
8
8
69.0
27
2
0
0
1.000
.976
3.78
2.59
4.9
70.3
4.2
0.6


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
32
8
8
69.0
13
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.70
1.62
-0.5
-7.5
-0.2
-0.3
1
8
8
69.0
13
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.70
1.62
-0.5
-7.5
-0.2
-0.3


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
30
8
8
69.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.04
0.71
1.3
19.0
1.3
0.0
1
8
8
69.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.04
0.71
1.3
19.0
1.3
0.0


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
22
4
4
22.2
0
5
0
0
1.000
.946
1.99
3.43
27
3
2
18.2
0
6
1
0
.857
.946
2.89
3.43
36
3
2
15.2
1
8
1
1
.900
.946
5.17
3.43
26
1
1
8.0
0
4
0
0
1.000
.946
4.50
3.43
22
1
0
4.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.946
4.50
3.43
5
12
9
69.0
1
25
2
1
.929
.946
3.39
3.43


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
27
1
20
1
2
2


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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