1926 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1926 Chicago American Giants


5 - 4 - 2


(1st place in the Negro League World Series )

1911 / 1927 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (5-4-2)

Top Hitter


George
Sweatt

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
89
2nd ERA+
78
2nd
OPS
.587
2nd ERA
3.19
2nd
BA
.212
2nd BA
.271
2nd
OBP
.313
2nd K/BB
1.27
1st
SLG
.274
2nd K%
10.0%
2nd
BB%
11.6%
1st BB%
7.8%
1st
K%
11.1%
1st HR%
0.2%
2nd
ISO
.062
2nd WHIP
1.38
2nd

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
11
46
38
5
11
0
2
0
7
2
1
3
8
0
0
4
1
0
.289
.333
.395
.728
136
1B
34
11
45
38
3
6
1
1
0
3
0
1
6
6
0
0
1
0
1
.158
.273
.237
.510
64
2B
23
11
41
36
3
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
5
6
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.220
.111
.331
6
3B
31
11
46
35
9
9
0
0
0
3
4
2
6
2
0
1
4
0
0
.257
.381
.257
.638
105
SS
26
11
43
40
6
12
1
1
0
7
2
2
1
2
0
1
1
0
0
.300
.333
.375
.708
130
LF
31
11
48
42
5
9
2
0
0
7
1
2
3
7
0
0
3
0
0
.214
.267
.262
.529
71
CF
32
11
45
37
6
10
3
1
0
6
0
1
8
2
0
0
0
0
0
.270
.400
.405
.805
161
RF
30
11
49
36
8
8
2
0
0
4
3
0
12
4
0
0
1
0
0
.222
.417
.278
.694
123
SP
22
4
12
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
27
4
9
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-28
SP
22
3
9
8
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.125
.222
.250
.472
53
SP
36
3
7
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
0
1
0
0
1
.000
.429
.000
.429
34
SP
26
3
5
5
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.400
.600
96
RP
34
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
14
106
405
339
48
72
11
5
0
39
12
10
47
45
0
3
15
1
2
.212
.313
.274
.587
89
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
RF
49
.371
.305
24.5%
9.2%
8.2%
9.6%
3.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.056
.063
31
LF
48
.254
.305
6.3%
9.2%
14.6%
9.6%
0.43
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.048
.063
25
C
46
.326
.305
6.5%
9.2%
17.4%
9.6%
0.38
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.105
.063
31
3B
46
.314
.305
13.0%
9.2%
4.3%
9.6%
3.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.063
34
1B
45
.265
.305
13.3%
9.2%
13.3%
9.6%
1.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.079
.063
32
CF
45
.408
.305
17.8%
9.2%
4.4%
9.6%
4.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.135
.063
26
SS
43
.346
.305
2.3%
9.2%
4.7%
9.6%
0.50
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.075
.063
23
2B
41
.192
.305
12.2%
9.2%
14.6%
9.6%
0.83
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.063
22
SP
12
.000
.305
0.0%
9.2%
8.3%
9.6%
0.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.063
27
SP
9
.111
.305
0.0%
9.2%
44.4%
9.6%
0.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.063
22
SP
9
.246
.305
11.1%
9.2%
22.2%
9.6%
0.50
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.125
.063
36
SP
7
.336
.305
28.6%
9.2%
14.3%
9.6%
2.00
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.063
26
SP
5
.288
.305
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
9.6%
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.200
.063
34
RP
.000
.305
9.2%
9.6%
0.96
0.1%
.063
14
405
.296
.305
11.6%
9.2%
11.1%
9.6%
1.04
0.96
0.0%
0.1%
.062
.063
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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