1932 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1932 Chicago American Giants


50 - 32


34 - 12 in the Negro Southern League

1911 / 1933 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dave Malarcher (50-32)

Top Hitter


Turkey
Stearnes

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (10 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
131
1st ERA+
87
6th
OPS
.685
1st ERA
3.06
2nd
BA
.273
1st BA
OBP
.331
1st K/BB
1.53
7th
SLG
.355
1st K%
10.0%
6th
BB%
7.4%
1st BB%
6.5%
8th
K%
HR%
ISO
.082
3rd WHIP
1.24
5th

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro Southern League
• First Half Champions of the Negro Southern League
• Home Ballpark: South Side Park (Chicago, IL)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
28
8
5
.615
17
13
13
2
1
116.1
39
27
101
24
76
0
0
2.09
128
SP
28
7
4
.636
14
11
9
1
0
108.2
57
39
116
30
29
0
4
3.23
83
SP
24
8
3
.727
13
11
8
4
0
86.2
29
24
75
27
29
0
6
2.49
107
SP
27
2
2
.500
5
3
2
0
0
23.2
11
8
21
5
12
0
0
3.04
88
SP
25
0
2
.000
2
2
2
0
0
17.0
23
21
24
10
5
0
3
11.12
24
SP
24
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
13.0
4
4
14
8
5
0
1
2.77
97
RP
21
2
1
.667
6
2
1
1
0
19.2
11
8
23
1
5
0
0
3.66
73
7
27
17
.614
59
44
35
8
1
385.0
174
131
374
105
161
0
14
3.06
87
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
28
SP
116.1
1.07
1.09
16.3%
11.2%
5.2%
5.9%
3.17
1.90
28
SP
108.2
1.34
1.09
6.2%
11.2%
6.4%
5.9%
0.97
1.90
24
SP
86.2
1.18
1.09
8.1%
11.1%
7.5%
5.8%
1.07
1.90
27
SP
23.2
1.10
1.09
12.6%
10.8%
5.3%
5.7%
2.40
1.90
21
RP
19.2
1.22
1.09
6.2%
10.8%
1.2%
5.7%
5.00
1.90
25
SP
17.0
2.00
1.09
5.8%
10.8%
11.6%
5.7%
0.50
1.90
24
SP
13.0
1.69
1.09
8.2%
10.7%
13.1%
5.6%
0.63
1.90
7
385.0
1.24
1.09
10.0%
11.1%
6.5%
5.8%
1.53
1.90
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
21
RP
6
11
23
1
5
0
24
SP
2
4
14
8
5
1
25
SP
2
23
24
10
5
3
28
SP
17
39
101
24
76
0
27
SP
5
11
21
5
12
0
24
SP
13
29
75
27
29
6
28
SP
14
57
116
30
29
4
7
59
174
374
105
161
14
.000
.000
.000
.000
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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