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Chicago American Giants


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Record:
1475 - 1209 - 53 (.550)

2 Negro League World Series Championships
6 League Championships

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1920-1930
454
2
1920-1934
436
3
1913-1925
407
4
1919-1937
389
5
1919-1925
388
6
1911-1918
285
7
1927-1935
262
8
1918-1928
261
9
1911-1919
253
10
1927-1944
211

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1923-1937
119
2
1915-1924
53
3
1917-1924
53
4
1923-1931
52
5
1914-1921
50
6
1925-1933
46
7
1919-1922
45
8
1933-1946
44
9
1911-1920
34
10
1925-1929
31


Teams
Team Lg
NAL
6
27
50
1
.351
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
28
61
0
.315
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
31
56
2
.356
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
4
41
45
0
.477
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
24
42
0
.364
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
4
42
38
0
.525
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
2
3
0
.400
Swayne Field (Toledo, OH), Red Bird Stadium (Columbus, OH) (Dayton, OH)
NAL
6
7
36
0
.163
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
5
13
22
2
.371
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
5
20
31
0
.392
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
2
39
36
0
.520
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
3
40
39
3
.506
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
3
39
35
1
.527
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
1
5
1
.167
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
IND
3
7
11
0
.389
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
6
27
35
2
.435
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
3
35
25
3
.583
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NLC
2
3
4
1
.429
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
1
41
22
1
.651
Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN), South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NSL
2
50
32
0
.610
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NSC
1
4
3
0
.571
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
6
6
17
1
.261
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
4
54
54
0
.500
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
1
3
1
0
.750
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
62
42
0
.596
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
1
5
2
0
.714
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
58
40
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
2
4
5
0
.444
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
61
32
1
.656
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
1
4
1
0
.800
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WS
1
5
3
1
.625
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
2
57
24
3
.704
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
1
5
4
0
.556
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WS
1
5
4
2
.556
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
57
41
2
.582
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
2
55
27
0
.671
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
48
29
1
.623
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
4
1
1
1
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
4
45
31
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
55
29
4
.655
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvS
4
1
1
0
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
49
21
3
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
2
27
16
0
.628
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
20
8
2
.714
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
49
14
2
.778
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
40
26
3
.606
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
1
2
2
0
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
29
25
3
.537
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
2
2
4
0
.333
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
43
14
0
.754
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
2
0
3
1
.000
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
37
25
1
.597
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
1
4
1
0
.800
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
33
19
1
.635
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
28
12
2
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
38
1
1475
1209
53
.550
6
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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