1929 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Chicago American Giants


62 - 42


51 - 40 in the Negro National League I

1911 / 1930 (Team History)

Managed by:
Jim Brown (62-42)

Top Hitter


Pythias
Russ

Top Pitcher


Yellow Horse
Morris

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
89
5th ERA+
90
5th
OPS
.674
5th ERA
3.44
2nd
BA
.270
5th BA
OBP
.321
5th K/BB
1.04
6th
SLG
.352
5th K%
8.9%
5th
BB%
6.8%
6th BB%
8.6%
6th
K%
HR%
ISO
.083
6th WHIP
1.38
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Wins Above Replacement
Glossary
25
SS
257
3.7
3.3
0.0
0.0
0.4
27
SP
46
109.1
3.1
0.1
0.0
3.0
0.0
33
CF
293
2.1
2.3
0.0
0.0
-0.2
29
SP
18
44.1
2.0
-0.1
0.0
2.1
0.0
33
1B
271
1.3
1.6
0.0
0.0
-0.3
25
SP
58
133.1
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
26
RP
3
6.2
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
24
SS
16
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
2B
287
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.3
29
1B
11
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
1B
168
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.2
34
LF
274
0.1
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.3
28
SS
63
18.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.1
22
C
3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
1B
16
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
C
15
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
2B
164
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
PH
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
3B
84
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
LF
2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
20
RF
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
23
SS
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
SS
8
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
C
12
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
SP
5
14.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
31
SP
4
14.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
26
CF
18
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
C
92
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
24
SP
1.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
3B
185
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.2
23
SP
52
133.1
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
36
SP
36
88.2
-0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
20
SP
12
39.1
-1.2
-0.1
0.0
-1.1
0.0
21
RF
148
51.1
-1.6
-0.5
0.0
-1.0
-0.2
34
2630
654.0
9.2
6.7
0.0
2.4
0.0

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James