Chicago American Giants Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Chicago American Giants


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Record:
1227 - 1048 - 47 (.539)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
4 League Championships

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1919-1925
415
2
1919-1937
273
3
1911-1918
218
4
1911-1924
214
5
1918-1928
213
6
1920-1934
211
7
1913-1925
194
8
1920-1929
189
9
1929-1944
175
10
1911-1919
166

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1933-1946
100
2
1923-1937
95
3
1914-1921
78
4
1911-1920
72
5
1915-1924
67
6
1917-1924
63
7
1916-1925
52
8
1919-1922
51
9
1923-1931
48
10
1934-1939
46


Teams
Team Lg
WS
1
5
3
1
.625
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
1
4
1
0
.800
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
49
14
2
.778
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
42
14
0
.750
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
20
8
2
.714
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
1
5
2
0
.714
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
28
12
2
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
49
21
3
.700
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
2
56
27
0
.675
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
1
40
21
1
.656
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL), Perry Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
NNL
1
55
29
4
.655
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
33
19
1
.635
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
2
27
16
0
.628
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
1
48
29
1
.623
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
1
40
26
3
.606
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
37
25
1
.597
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
62
42
0
.596
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
4
45
31
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
58
40
1
.592
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
3
35
25
3
.583
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
3
57
41
2
.582
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
WES
3
29
25
3
.537
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
3
39
35
1
.527
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
2
39
36
0
.520
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
4
40
37
0
.519
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
3
40
39
3
.506
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
1
2
2
0
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NvM
4
1
1
1
.500
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
4
41
45
0
.477
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NNC
2
4
5
0
.444
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NN2
6
27
35
2
.435
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
NLC
2
3
4
1
.429
Cole's Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
2
3
0
.400
Swayne Field (Toledo, OH), Red Bird Stadium (Columbus, OH) (Dayton, OH)
NAL
5
20
31
0
.392
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
IND
3
7
11
0
.389
39th & Wentworth (Chicago, IL)
NAL
5
13
22
2
.371
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
24
42
0
.364
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
31
56
2
.356
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
5
26
48
1
.351
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
2
2
4
0
.333
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
28
60
0
.318
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NNL
6
6
17
1
.261
South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
ALC
2
1
5
1
.167
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
NAL
6
7
36
0
.163
Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
NvH
2
0
3
1
.000
Schorling Park (Chicago, IL)
35
1
1227
1048
47
.539
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