1940 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Chicago American Giants


20 - 31


20 - 28 in the Negro American League

1911 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Wilson Redus (20-31)

Top Hitter


Ted
Bond

Top Pitcher


Willie
Cornelius

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
94
3rd ERA+
69
7th
OPS
.606
4th ERA
4.49
6th
BA
.235
5th BA
OBP
.301
5th K/BB
1.07
7th
SLG
.304
4th K%
10.5%
7th
BB%
8.5%
5th BB%
9.8%
7th
K%
HR%
ISO
.070
4th WHIP
1.50
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
34
7
32
6
23
4
31
1
25
1
39
1
6
20


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
27
15
3
22
2
3
20


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
11
24
9
31
1
3
21


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
36
17
34
2
2
3
21


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
31
13
24
7
2
20


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
35
6
32
6
4
22
3
31
2
23
1
28
1
7
23


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
31
17
22
3
1
35
1
4
22


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
28
14
1
1
1
31
1
46
1
1
1
8
21


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
21
8
6
6
5
33
2
33
1
1
22
1
30
1
9
31


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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