1937 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Chicago American Giants


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(2nd place in the NAL Championship Series )

1911 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (1-5-1)

Top Hitter


Alex
Radcliff

Top Pitcher


Willie
Cornelius

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
99
1st ERA+
89
2nd
OPS
.613
1st ERA
2.79
2nd
BA
.248
1st BA
.226
1st
OBP
.309
1st K/BB
1.91
2nd
SLG
.304
2nd K%
12.2%
2nd
BB%
6.1%
2nd BB%
6.4%
2nd
K%
0.6%
2nd HR%
0.6%
2nd
ISO
.056
2nd WHIP
1.10
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
27
3
16
14
0
5
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
.357
.438
.357
.795
159
1B
24
4
12
12
2
2
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.333
.500
60
2B
28
4
20
18
2
6
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
1
1
.333
.368
.333
.702
128
3B
33
4
21
18
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
.167
.211
.222
.433
40
SS
31
4
21
17
3
6
1
0
0
2
2
2
0
0
2
.353
.421
.412
.833
170
LF
32
4
20
19
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.105
.150
.105
.255
-17
CF
36
4
20
19
2
5
1
0
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.263
.300
.316
.616
100
RF
22
3
13
10
1
3
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
.300
.462
.400
.862
180
LF
23
3
10
9
4
5
1
1
0
3
0
1
0
0
0
.556
.600
.889
1.489
379
1B
27
2
6
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
26
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
62
SP
30
3
12
11
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.091
.091
.091
.182
-41
SP
33
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
69
SP
27
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
224
RP
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.500
.000
.500
69
15
42
181
161
15
40
5
2
0
13
3
11
1
3
6
.248
.309
.304
.613
99
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
SS
21
.362
.292
9.5%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.059
.086
33
3B
21
.192
.292
4.8%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.056
.086
28
2B
20
.323
.292
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
32
LF
20
.131
.292
5.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
36
CF
20
.297
.292
5.0%
6.1%
5.0%
0.6%
1.00
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.053
.086
27
C
16
.389
.292
6.3%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
22
RF
13
.423
.292
15.4%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.100
.086
24
1B
12
.233
.292
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.167
.086
30
SP
12
.079
.292
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
23
LF
10
.684
.292
10.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.333
.086
27
1B
6
.000
.292
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
26
C
4
.238
.292
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
27
SP
2
.477
.292
0.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
RP
2
.355
.292
50.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
33
SP
2
.355
.292
50.0%
6.1%
0.0%
0.6%
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.086
15
181
.289
.292
6.1%
6.1%
0.6%
0.6%
11.00
9.50
0.0%
0.3%
.056
.086
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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