1947 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Chicago American Giants


28 - 62


21 - 53 in the Negro American League

1911 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (28-62)

Top Hitter


John
Ritchey

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
78
5th ERA+
93
5th
OPS
.675
5th ERA
5.15
5th
BA
.269
4th BA
.279
3rd
OBP
.333
4th K/BB
1.01
5th
SLG
.343
4th K%
11.7%
4th
BB%
7.9%
5th BB%
11.5%
5th
K%
HR%
0.8%
2nd
ISO
.074
4th WHIP
1.62
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
24
17
68
60
11
18
3
1
0
8
3
6
1
1
.300
.373
.383
.756
100
1B
29
17
68
60
10
21
3
1
0
11
0
7
0
1
.350
.418
.433
.851
125
2B
28
23
105
99
17
34
4
2
0
13
2
5
1
0
.343
.381
.424
.805
113
3B
24
18
72
63
12
15
4
0
1
7
0
8
0
1
.238
.324
.349
.673
78
SS
18
20
83
78
11
20
2
2
0
7
1
5
0
0
.256
.301
.333
.635
67
LF
21
23
104
91
23
31
6
0
1
9
3
7
3
3
.341
.406
.440
.846
123
CF
32
18
80
75
9
19
4
1
0
3
0
5
0
0
.253
.300
.333
.633
67
RF
26
15
65
59
2
10
2
0
0
5
0
5
0
1
.169
.234
.203
.438
16
LF
33
20
69
58
8
14
2
0
1
14
0
10
0
1
.241
.353
.328
.681
80
LF
33
12
35
31
5
12
1
0
0
5
2
3
0
1
.387
.441
.419
.861
128
C
8
20
16
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
0
.125
.300
.125
.425
14
C
34
4
19
16
3
4
1
1
0
5
1
3
0
0
.250
.368
.438
.806
112
2B
32
6
15
15
1
6
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.533
.933
145
1B
32
4
14
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
2
.091
.167
.091
.258
-31
C
31
2
7
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.143
.000
.143
-61
3B
27
2
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
28
2
2
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
429
PH
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
9
19
18
3
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
-12
SP
32
8
18
18
1
4
2
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
46
SP
8
13
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
.000
.167
.000
.167
-54
SP
36
6
12
11
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.273
.333
.273
.606
61
SP
27
6
11
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
7
10
9
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.111
.200
.111
.311
-17
RP
36
2
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
429
PH
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
429
26
259
916
823
120
221
36
8
3
94
12
72
7
14
.269
.333
.343
.675
78
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
2B
105
.383
.358
4.8%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.081
.107
21
LF
104
.394
.358
6.7%
9.7%
1.0%
0.9%
.099
.107
18
SS
83
.304
.358
6.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.077
.107
32
CF
80
.304
.358
6.3%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.080
.107
24
3B
72
.322
.358
11.1%
9.7%
1.4%
0.9%
.111
.107
33
LF
69
.334
.358
14.5%
9.7%
1.4%
0.9%
.086
.107
29
1B
68
.404
.358
10.3%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.083
.107
24
C
68
.362
.358
8.8%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.083
.107
26
RF
65
.220
.358
7.7%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.034
.107
33
LF
35
.408
.358
8.6%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.032
.107
C
20
.254
.358
20.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
24
SP
19
.152
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
34
C
19
.380
.358
15.8%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.188
.107
32
SP
18
.253
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.111
.107
32
2B
15
.432
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.133
.107
32
1B
14
.127
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
SP
13
.123
.358
7.7%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
36
SP
12
.307
.358
8.3%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
27
SP
11
.000
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
28
SP
10
.175
.358
10.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
31
C
7
.112
.358
14.3%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
27
3B
4
.000
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
28
2B
2
.483
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
PH
1
.965
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
PH
1
.000
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
36
RP
1
.965
.358
0.0%
9.7%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.107
26
916
.324
.358
7.9%
9.7%
0.3%
0.9%
.074
.107
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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