1942 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1942 Chicago American Giants


7 - 36


7 - 29 in the Negro American League

1911 / 1943 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (7-36)

Top Hitter


Cool Papa
Bell

Top Pitcher


Leroy
Sutton

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
73
5th ERA+
82
5th
OPS
.547
5th ERA
5.02
5th
BA
.223
5th BA
OBP
.276
5th K/BB
1.16
6th
SLG
.271
5th K%
9.4%
6th
BB%
6.7%
3rd BB%
8.0%
5th
K%
HR%
ISO
.048
5th WHIP
1.58
6th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
34
20
61
60
8
11
2
0
0
4
1
1
0
.183
.197
.217
.413
31
1B
24
5
19
18
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
1
.167
.167
.222
.389
23
2B
40
13
50
46
4
11
1
0
0
6
0
3
1
.239
.286
.261
.547
73
3B
36
28
116
111
10
20
4
2
1
11
0
5
0
.180
.216
.279
.495
56
SS
24
24
97
90
11
24
1
2
0
4
1
6
1
.267
.313
.322
.635
101
LF
19
26
102
86
8
20
1
1
1
10
0
15
1
.233
.347
.302
.649
106
CF
39
26
112
98
14
29
4
2
0
7
0
12
2
.296
.373
.378
.750
138
RF
32
25
94
83
5
19
1
1
0
8
0
11
0
.229
.319
.265
.584
86
LF
34
11
44
43
2
10
4
0
0
4
0
1
0
.233
.250
.326
.576
81
LF
28
13
44
43
6
8
0
0
0
3
1
1
0
.186
.205
.186
.391
24
2B
30
10
41
37
3
7
1
0
0
4
1
4
0
.189
.268
.216
.485
54
RF
29
12
41
35
5
5
0
0
0
2
1
4
2
.143
.231
.143
.374
19
2B
9
39
36
3
7
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
.194
.237
.194
.431
37
C
34
7
23
22
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.227
.261
.227
.488
55
C
46
9
22
21
0
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.238
.273
.238
.511
62
C
29
6
20
20
2
7
1
0
0
4
1
0
0
.350
.350
.400
.750
137
C
25
3
11
11
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.273
.273
.273
.545
73
3B
23
2
9
9
2
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
41
2B
29
2
9
9
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.111
.111
.111
.222
-30
C
35
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
58
RF
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
58
C
1
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
111
-
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
32
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1.000
-
58
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
29
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
28
12
27
26
1
7
0
0
0
5
0
1
0
.269
.296
.269
.566
79
SP
28
7
20
17
1
4
0
0
0
1
0
3
0
.235
.350
.235
.585
87
SP
19
6
17
16
3
3
0
2
0
2
1
0
1
.188
.188
.438
.625
95
SP
21
5
12
12
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
6
SP
34
4
10
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.100
.100
.100
.200
-37
SP
35
7
8
8
1
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.375
.375
.375
.750
138
RP
26
3
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
27
5
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
3
4
4
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.500
.750
135
SP
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1.000
RP
38
1
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
217
RP
25
2
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
217
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
24
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
C
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
43
321
1084
1000
98
223
22
10
2
84
9
73
11
.223
.276
.271
.547
73
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
36
3B
116
.235
.300
4.3%
6.9%
0.9%
0.7%
.099
.076
39
CF
112
.356
.300
10.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.082
.076
19
LF
102
.321
.300
14.7%
6.9%
1.0%
0.7%
.070
.076
24
SS
97
.303
.300
6.2%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.056
.076
32
RF
94
.293
.300
11.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.036
.076
34
C
61
.198
.300
1.6%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.033
.076
40
2B
50
.263
.300
6.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.022
.076
34
LF
44
.271
.300
2.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.093
.076
28
LF
44
.191
.300
2.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
29
RF
41
.189
.300
9.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
30
2B
41
.246
.300
9.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.027
.076
2B
39
.210
.300
5.1%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
28
SP
27
.275
.300
3.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
34
C
23
.240
.300
4.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
46
C
22
.251
.300
4.5%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
28
SP
20
.303
.300
15.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
29
C
20
.355
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.050
.076
24
1B
19
.172
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.056
.076
19
SP
17
.259
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.250
.076
21
SP
12
.159
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
25
C
11
.261
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
34
SP
10
.096
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
29
2B
9
.106
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
23
3B
9
.212
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
35
SP
8
.358
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
35
C
4
.239
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
27
RP
4
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
RP
4
.340
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.250
.076
26
RP
4
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
RF
4
.239
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
C
3
.319
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
24
SP
2
.478
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
SP
2
.373
.300
50.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.076
38
RP
2
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
-
2
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
25
RP
2
.478
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
29
C
1
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
58
-
1
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
32
C
1
.746
.300
100.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.076
C
.000
.300
6.9%
0.7%
.076
RP
.000
.300
6.9%
0.7%
.076
RP
.000
.300
6.9%
0.7%
.076
24
RP
.000
.300
6.9%
0.7%
.076
43
1084
.264
.300
6.7%
6.9%
0.2%
0.7%
.048
.076
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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