1930 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1930 Chicago American Giants


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(1st place in the Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues )

1911 / 1931 (Team History)

Managed by:
Jim Brown (3-1)

Top Hitter


Melvin
Powell

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
156
1st ERA+
251
th
OPS
1.062
1st ERA
1.00
th
BA
.424
1st BA
OBP
.486
1st K/BB
0.00
th
SLG
.576
1st K%
13.9%
th
BB%
10.5%
1st BB%
0.0%
th
K%
HR%
ISO
.152
1st WHIP
1.00
th

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
38
1
4
3
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
373
1B
33
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
100
2B
29
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
18
3B
28
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
30
1
5
4
3
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
.500
.600
1.000
1.600
272
LF
27
1
4
3
1
1
0
1
0
0
1
1
0
0
.333
.500
1.000
1.500
246
CF
22
1
4
4
2
4
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.250
2.250
428
RF
34
1
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-36
CF
22
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
373
SP
26
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
18
10
10
38
33
6
14
1
2
0
5
2
4
0
1
.424
.486
.576
1.062
156
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
SS
5
.677
.390
20.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.500
.105
38
C
4
.709
.390
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
33
1B
4
.421
.390
25.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
34
RF
4
.185
.390
25.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
27
LF
4
.610
.390
25.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.667
.105
26
SP
4
.236
.390
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
22
CF
4
1.045
.390
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.250
.105
29
2B
4
.236
.390
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
28
3B
4
.000
.390
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
22
CF
1
.945
.390
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
10
38
.476
.390
10.5%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.152
.105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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