1945 Chicago American Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1945 Chicago American Giants


47 - 53 - 1


44 - 49 - 1 in the Negro American League

1911 / 1946 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (47-53-1)

Top Hitter


Art
Pennington

Top Pitcher


Gentry
Jessup

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
103
2nd ERA+
98
4th
OPS
.679
3rd ERA
4.07
4th
BA
.268
3rd BA
.249
3rd
OBP
.331
1st K/BB
1.48
3rd
SLG
.348
4th K%
12.1%
2nd
BB%
8.3%
1st BB%
8.2%
6th
K%
HR%
0.4%
2nd
ISO
.080
5th WHIP
1.32
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Comiskey Park (Chicago, IL)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
31
27
90
84
8
21
3
0
0
11
0
5
0
1
0
.250
.300
.286
.586
75
1B
22
31
133
114
20
37
6
2
1
17
5
19
0
0
0
.325
.421
.439
.860
157
2B
29
28
125
116
21
36
2
1
1
14
4
9
0
0
0
.310
.360
.371
.731
118
3B
23
25
100
87
18
22
4
0
1
17
0
11
0
1
1
.253
.343
.333
.677
103
SS
27
32
133
121
21
36
1
3
1
21
1
10
0
0
2
.298
.351
.380
.731
118
LF
31
30
124
111
27
28
7
2
0
13
0
12
0
0
1
.252
.325
.351
.677
102
CF
35
34
142
131
13
30
5
1
0
13
0
10
0
1
0
.229
.289
.282
.571
71
RF
35
147
137
22
46
4
4
2
29
0
9
0
0
1
.336
.377
.467
.844
151
2B
30
16
58
51
12
12
0
4
0
3
0
6
0
0
1
.235
.316
.392
.708
111
C
38
14
51
50
6
12
1
2
0
6
0
1
0
0
0
.240
.255
.340
.595
77
1B
37
9
37
34
2
11
2
0
0
4
1
2
0
0
1
.324
.361
.382
.743
122
1B
34
9
18
18
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.056
.056
.056
.111
-67
LF
16
6
15
13
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.154
.267
.154
.421
28
1B
2
3
3
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
99
SS
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PH
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
30
11
29
28
3
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
.214
.214
.214
.429
28
SP
38
14
27
21
4
9
2
1
0
5
0
5
0
0
1
.429
.538
.619
1.158
245
SP
25
12
26
24
2
1
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.042
.115
.042
.157
-52
SP
11
21
15
1
2
0
0
0
2
0
5
0
0
1
.133
.350
.133
.483
48
SP
31
8
15
15
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.133
.133
.133
.267
-20
RP
31
7
11
10
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.300
.364
.300
.664
100
RP
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
PR
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PH
1
2
2
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
199
C
22
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
C
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
27
368
1312
1189
185
319
37
20
6
160
11
109
0
3
11
.268
.331
.348
.679
103
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
RF
147
.389
.313
6.1%
6.7%
1.4%
0.6%
.131
.088
35
CF
142
.277
.313
7.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.053
.088
27
SS
133
.341
.313
7.5%
6.7%
0.8%
0.6%
.083
.088
22
1B
133
.408
.313
14.3%
6.7%
0.8%
0.6%
.114
.088
29
2B
125
.348
.313
7.2%
6.7%
0.8%
0.6%
.060
.088
31
LF
124
.320
.313
9.7%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.099
.088
23
3B
100
.326
.313
11.0%
6.7%
1.0%
0.6%
.080
.088
31
C
90
.284
.313
5.6%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.036
.088
30
2B
58
.324
.313
10.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.157
.088
38
C
51
.274
.313
2.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.100
.088
37
1B
37
.343
.313
5.4%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.059
.088
30
SP
29
.196
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
38
SP
27
.510
.313
18.5%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.190
.088
25
SP
26
.094
.313
7.7%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
SP
21
.268
.313
23.8%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
34
1B
18
.053
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
31
SP
15
.126
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
16
LF
15
.226
.313
13.3%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
31
RP
11
.326
.313
9.1%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
1B
3
.316
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
PH
2
.474
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
SS
2
.000
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
RP
2
.000
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
PH
1
.000
.313
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
22
C
.000
.313
6.7%
0.6%
.088
PR
.000
.313
6.7%
0.6%
.088
C
.000
.313
6.7%
0.6%
.088
27
1312
.322
.313
8.3%
6.7%
0.5%
0.6%
.080
.088
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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