1927 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Chicago American Giants


5 - 3 - 1


(1st place in the Negro League World Series )

1911 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (5-3-1)

Top Hitter


Steel Arm
Davis

Top Pitcher


Willie
Powell

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
117
1st ERA+
129
1st
OPS
.696
1st ERA
1.89
1st
BA
.254
1st BA
.239
1st
OBP
.331
1st K/BB
1.65
1st
SLG
.364
1st K%
13.3%
1st
BB%
9.1%
1st BB%
8.0%
1st
K%
10.6%
2nd HR%
0.3%
1st
ISO
.110
1st WHIP
1.24
1st

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
8
30
21
6
4
1
0
1
8
0
0
5
6
0
1
3
0
0
.190
.370
.381
.751
136
1B
35
9
38
35
8
11
1
0
2
6
0
1
2
4
0
0
0
1
0
.314
.342
.514
.856
166
2B
24
9
35
27
5
6
0
0
0
1
2
2
7
4
0
0
1
0
0
.222
.382
.222
.605
92
3B
32
9
38
29
7
6
1
0
0
2
3
1
5
1
0
1
3
0
0
.207
.343
.241
.584
85
SS
23
9
39
35
5
8
1
0
0
5
1
0
2
2
0
0
1
1
0
.229
.263
.257
.520
63
LF
33
9
36
33
4
7
4
0
0
5
0
0
2
3
0
1
0
0
1
.212
.278
.333
.611
91
CF
27
8
25
23
4
5
0
1
0
4
1
1
1
4
0
0
0
1
1
.217
.240
.304
.544
70
RF
31
9
37
36
9
13
1
2
1
7
2
0
1
6
0
0
0
0
0
.361
.378
.583
.962
199
LF
33
5
19
15
2
6
2
0
0
2
1
1
3
1
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.526
.533
1.060
233
1B
26
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
23
5
10
8
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
.250
.333
.500
.833
159
SP
37
3
10
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
-1
SP
23
3
7
6
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
214
SP
27
2
6
6
1
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.500
.833
159
RP
28
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
28
4
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-53
16
96
339
291
53
74
14
3
4
43
10
6
31
36
0
4
10
3
3
.254
.331
.364
.696
117
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
23
SS
39
.242
.296
5.1%
8.3%
5.1%
11.7%
1.00
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.029
.099
32
3B
38
.277
.296
13.2%
8.3%
2.6%
11.7%
5.00
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.034
.099
35
1B
38
.388
.296
5.3%
8.3%
10.5%
11.7%
0.50
0.71
5.3%
0.9%
.200
.099
31
RF
37
.437
.296
2.7%
8.3%
16.2%
11.7%
0.17
0.71
2.7%
0.9%
.222
.099
33
LF
36
.290
.296
5.6%
8.3%
8.3%
11.7%
0.67
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.121
.099
24
2B
35
.309
.296
20.0%
8.3%
11.4%
11.7%
1.75
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
25
C
30
.329
.296
16.7%
8.3%
20.0%
11.7%
0.83
0.71
3.3%
0.9%
.190
.099
27
CF
25
.249
.296
4.0%
8.3%
16.0%
11.7%
0.25
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.087
.099
33
LF
19
.497
.296
15.8%
8.3%
5.3%
11.7%
3.00
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.133
.099
23
SP
10
.343
.296
10.0%
8.3%
0.0%
11.7%
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.250
.099
37
SP
10
.168
.296
10.0%
8.3%
20.0%
11.7%
0.50
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
23
SP
7
.405
.296
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
11.7%
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
28
PH
7
.105
.296
14.3%
8.3%
28.6%
11.7%
0.50
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
27
SP
6
.381
.296
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
11.7%
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.167
.099
26
1B
1
.000
.296
0.0%
8.3%
0.0%
11.7%
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
28
RP
1
.000
.296
0.0%
8.3%
100.0%
11.7%
0.00
0.71
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.099
16
339
.320
.296
9.1%
8.3%
10.6%
11.7%
0.86
0.71
1.2%
0.9%
.110
.099
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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