1944 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Chicago American Giants


34 - 55


33 - 53 in the Negro American League

1911 / 1945 (Team History)

Managed by:
Bingo DeMoss (8-20)
Lloyd Davenport (19-23)
John Bissant (7-12)

Top Hitter


Jesse
Douglas

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
107
2nd ERA+
93
3rd
OPS
.652
2nd ERA
3.39
3rd
BA
.264
2nd BA
.266
4th
OBP
.317
2nd K/BB
1.71
3rd
SLG
.335
2nd K%
11.0%
3rd
BB%
6.9%
3rd BB%
6.4%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.1%
2nd
ISO
.071
3rd WHIP
1.30
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
37
12
37
32
3
5
0
0
0
1
0
5
0
0
1
.156
.270
.156
.427
36
1B
22
20
73
69
5
14
2
1
0
5
1
4
0
0
0
.203
.247
.261
.507
61
2B
21
16
63
57
13
19
2
0
2
10
2
6
0
0
0
.333
.397
.474
.871
176
3B
38
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
28
20
85
75
10
30
5
4
0
12
2
9
0
1
0
.400
.464
.573
1.038
229
LF
30
20
83
80
6
24
4
3
0
6
0
2
0
1
1
.300
.317
.425
.742
135
CF
32
19
78
72
7
21
1
0
0
8
1
4
0
2
0
.292
.329
.306
.635
102
RF
11
40
37
1
13
1
0
0
7
1
2
0
1
0
.351
.385
.378
.763
142
LF
25
16
36
29
6
6
1
1
0
0
4
6
0
1
0
.207
.343
.310
.653
108
C
30
14
35
33
3
8
1
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.242
.286
.273
.558
78
RF
34
8
30
27
1
5
1
0
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
.185
.267
.222
.489
56
LF
11
29
25
3
5
0
1
0
1
0
4
0
0
0
.200
.310
.280
.590
88
SS
26
6
24
23
3
7
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.304
.333
.348
.681
116
SS
21
5
15
12
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
.167
.231
.167
.397
27
1B
3
12
12
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.250
.417
32
1B
36
3
9
9
1
5
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.556
.556
.556
1.111
253
C
32
3
9
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
28
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
28
1
5
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.500
.600
.500
1.100
250
1B
3
5
4
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.400
.500
.900
185
3B
33
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
166
RF
50
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
112
SP
29
13
40
38
2
6
2
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
0
.158
.179
.211
.390
24
SP
30
4
10
10
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.100
.100
.100
.200
-36
SP
25
6
10
10
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.300
.300
.600
91
SP
3
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
6
RP
23
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
59
RP
30
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
28
226
754
692
69
183
23
10
2
60
12
52
1
9
2
.264
.317
.335
.652
107
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
SS
85
.482
.302
10.6%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.173
.069
30
LF
83
.347
.302
2.4%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.125
.069
32
CF
78
.303
.302
5.1%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.014
.069
22
1B
73
.248
.302
5.5%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.058
.069
21
2B
63
.418
.302
9.5%
6.8%
3.2%
0.4%
.140
.069
RF
40
.361
.302
5.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.027
.069
29
SP
40
.185
.302
2.5%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.053
.069
37
C
37
.231
.302
13.5%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
25
LF
36
.319
.302
16.7%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.103
.069
30
C
35
.275
.302
5.7%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.030
.069
34
RF
30
.249
.302
10.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.037
.069
LF
29
.297
.302
13.8%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.080
.069
26
SS
24
.330
.302
4.2%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.043
.069
21
SS
15
.178
.302
6.7%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
1B
12
.196
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.083
.069
25
SP
10
.289
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
SP
10
.096
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
32
C
9
.000
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
36
1B
9
.536
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
SP
6
.161
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
28
SS
5
.541
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
28
2B
5
.000
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
1B
5
.427
.302
20.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.250
.069
38
3B
4
.000
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
33
3B
4
.427
.302
25.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
23
RP
4
.241
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
50
RF
3
.321
.302
0.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
RP
.000
.302
6.8%
0.4%
.069
28
754
.314
.302
6.9%
6.8%
0.3%
0.4%
.071
.069
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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