Chicago American Giants Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Chicago American Giants


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Record:
1164 - 1005 - 48 (.537)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
4 League Championships

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1913-1925
2358
2
1918-1928
2104
3
1920-1934
2007
4
1919-1925
2006
5
1920-1929
1965
6
1911-1924
1784
7
1919-1937
1698
8
1911-1919
1653
9
1911-1918
1585
10
1911-1918
1372

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1933-1946
801.2
2
1923-1937
705.0
3
1915-1924
661.1
4
1914-1921
656.2
5
1917-1924
634.2
6
1911-1920
628.1
7
1919-1922
498.1
8
1916-1925
442.2
9
1923-1931
429.1
10
1934-1939
391.1


Teams
Team Lg
NAL
4
26
47
1
.356
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
27
60
0
.310
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
41
37
0
.526
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
41
36
2
.532
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
1
4
1
.200
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
IND
2
7
11
0
.389
39th & Wentworth (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
40
21
1
.656
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL), Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
NNL
6
6
17
1
.261
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
1
5
2
0
.714
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
58
40
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
2
4
5
0
.444
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WS
1
5
3
1
.625
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
57
41
2
.582
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
2
53
27
0
.663
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
3
45
31
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
55
29
4
.655
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
42
14
0
.750
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)
35
1
1164
1005
48
.537
4
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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