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Chicago American Giants


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Record:
1142 - 974 - 45 (.540)

3 League Championships

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1913-1925
2340
2
1918-1928
2104
3
1919-1925
2006
4
1920-1929
1965
5
1920-1934
1924
6
1911-1924
1751
7
1919-1937
1632
8
1911-1919
1565
9
1911-1918
1478
10
1933-1944
1302

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1933-1946
97
2
1914-1921
76
3
1923-1937
73
4
1911-1920
69
5
1915-1924
66
6
1917-1924
63
7
1916-1925
52
8
1919-1922
51
9
1934-1939
45
10
1923-1929
45


Teams
Team Lg
NAL
6
25
48
1
.342
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
40
37
0
.519
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
26
33
2
.441
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)
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)
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)
WES
3
29
25
3
.537
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
42
14
0
.750
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
37
25
1
.597
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
33
19
1
.635
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
28
12
2
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
33
1
1142
974
45
.540
3
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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