1944 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1944 Chicago American Giants


28 - 52


27 - 50 in the Negro American League

1911 / 1945 (Team History)

Managed by:
Bingo DeMoss (6-19)
Lloyd Davenport (17-21)
John Bissant (5-12)

Top Hitter


Jesse
Douglas

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
105
2nd ERA+
94
3rd
OPS
.641
3rd ERA
3.32
3rd
BA
.264
3rd BA
OBP
.313
2nd K/BB
1.57
4th
SLG
.328
3rd K%
10.3%
3rd
BB%
6.6%
2nd BB%
6.6%
3rd
K%
HR%
ISO
.064
3rd WHIP
1.32
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
11
28
24
2
7
1
0
0
2
0
3
1
.292
.370
.333
.704
125
1B
22
15
50
48
3
9
0
1
0
4
3
2
0
.188
.220
.229
.449
43
2B
28
14
59
53
7
20
3
3
0
3
1
5
1
.377
.431
.547
.978
211
3B
8
20
17
2
3
0
1
0
2
0
3
0
.176
.300
.294
.594
90
SS
26
5
19
18
1
5
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
.278
.278
.278
.556
77
LF
30
14
56
54
6
16
3
2
0
6
0
2
0
.296
.321
.426
.747
137
CF
32
14
56
51
3
11
0
0
0
4
0
4
1
.216
.273
.216
.488
56
RF
9
30
26
2
11
1
0
0
5
2
3
1
.423
.483
.462
.944
201
2B
21
12
46
43
10
16
1
0
2
6
2
3
0
.372
.413
.535
.948
201
C
37
7
22
19
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
.105
.227
.105
.333
7
RF
34
6
21
19
0
5
1
0
0
2
0
1
1
.263
.300
.316
.616
96
LF
25
9
20
17
2
3
0
0
0
0
3
3
0
.176
.300
.176
.476
53
1B
36
3
10
9
1
6
0
0
0
3
0
0
1
.667
.667
.667
1.333
325
C
32
3
9
9
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
21
3
7
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
.200
.333
.200
.533
71
2B
28
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
3
5
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.200
.000
.200
-34
SS
28
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
219
3B
38
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
1B
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
59
3B
33
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
167
SP
29
10
29
28
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
.143
.143
.179
.321
2
SP
30
3
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-9
SP
3
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
6
RP
23
3
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
28
SP
25
3
3
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.667
.667
.667
1.333
325
RP
30
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
27
165
529
485
44
128
11
7
2
39
12
35
9
.264
.313
.328
.641
105
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
2B
59
.451
.298
8.5%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.170
.069
30
LF
56
.353
.298
3.6%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.130
.069
32
CF
56
.241
.298
7.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
22
1B
50
.218
.298
4.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.042
.069
21
2B
46
.450
.298
6.5%
6.7%
4.3%
0.4%
.163
.069
RF
30
.439
.298
10.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.038
.069
29
SP
29
.147
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.036
.069
30
C
28
.334
.298
10.7%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.042
.069
37
C
22
.187
.298
13.6%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
34
RF
21
.284
.298
4.8%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.053
.069
3B
20
.295
.298
15.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.118
.069
25
LF
20
.254
.298
15.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
26
SS
19
.252
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
36
1B
10
.575
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
32
C
9
.000
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
21
SS
7
.242
.298
14.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
SP
7
.137
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
SP
6
.160
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
23
RP
5
.192
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
1B
5
.147
.298
20.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
28
2B
5
.000
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
28
SS
4
.479
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
1B
4
.240
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
38
3B
4
.000
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
33
3B
4
.423
.298
25.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
25
SP
3
.639
.298
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
30
RP
.000
.298
6.7%
0.4%
.069
27
529
.306
.298
6.6%
6.7%
0.4%
0.4%
.064
.069
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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