Baltimore Elite Giants Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Baltimore Elite Giants


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Record:
616 - 607 - 34 (.504)

1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Henry
Kimbro

Top Pitcher


Bill
Byrd

Leaders

Stolen Bases

# Player Years SB
1
1937-1948
55
2
1932-1945
35
3
1939-1948
29
4
1941-1948
27
5
1933-1947
25
6
1947-1947
25
7
1938-1946
22
8
1946-1948
18
9
1933-1946
18
10
1932-1934
16

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1935-1948
135
2
1932-1946
75
3
1937-1948
68
4
1929-1939
61
5
1943-1948
44
6
1929-1935
41
7
1935-1945
40
8
1939-1942
36
9
1934-1941
35
10
1939-1946
27


Pitching

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Players
# Years Role
1
1935-1948
SP
21
11
.653
39
29
0
22
2
1
257.2
118
89
255
7
55
137
1
0
4
1,125
3.11
140
2
1946-1948
RP
15
9
.625
43
25
0
15
3
7
225.2
90
69
161
0
105
182
4
0
3
941
2.75
139
3
1929-1939
SP
10
18
.361
39
29
0
21
0
1
259.2
138
103
273
14
54
123
0
0
5
1,059
3.57
129
4
1934-1941
SP
14
12
.545
40
28
0
18
0
4
219.1
116
91
208
8
78
123
0
0
2
945
3.74
127
5
1939-1942
RP
15
10
.606
42
26
0
12
4
1
198.1
100
79
183
0
86
78
2
0
1
0
3.58
123
6
1937-1948
SP
16
12
.574
37
31
0
17
2
1
233.0
113
86
218
5
81
148
2
0
5
1,001
3.32
121
7
1943-1948
RP
11
16
.409
42
26
0
16
1
2
239.2
123
91
233
7
89
150
3
0
3
1,070
3.42
114
8
1932-1946
RP
14
12
.543
41
27
0
12
1
1
225.1
135
106
247
11
66
120
1
0
5
954
4.25
106
9
1929-1935
RP
12
13
.462
42
26
0
17
1
0
235.0
146
115
265
13
80
87
3
0
4
1,015
4.39
102
10
1935-1945
RP
11
12
.474
43
25
0
10
0
1
201.2
132
107
237
7
62
123
4
0
5
894
4.75
97
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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