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1931 Chicago American Giants

1931 > Class Negro Majors > 1931 Negro National League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: n/a
Represented: Chicago, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1930 / 1932

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1James Bray*--141113000003.273.429.273.70130
2Jim Brown#38151511100000.
3Edward Chapman?--11010000001.0001.0001.0002.00010
4Son Childs--8700000100.
5William Clay--2200000000.
6Sam Crawford396600000000.
7Pepper Daniels281100000000.
9Robert Griffin?184400000000.
10Perry Hall*33141301000001.
11Hallie Harding*2899961027600003.281.303.344.647330Stats for 4 teams
12George Harney414401000000.
13Walter Harper--191923000000.
14Robert Holsey?--9900000000.
15Stanford Jackson3682771422100224.286.321.299.620231
16Harry Jeffries?--404049100100.
17Dave Knight?--1100000000.
18Dave Malarcher#364544111000310.
19Jack Marshall22282868120000.286.286.464.750130
20Luther McDonald?254646310100010. for 2 teams
21Guy Ousley--333224000301.
22Malvin Powell23191902100000.
23John Reed?--1100000000.
24Harry Roberts--171724010000.235.235.353.58860
25Nat Rogers*3815515022489131233.320.333.453.787682Stats for 2 teams
26A. Smith?--5501000000.
27C. Smith?--9901000000.
28Clarence Smith--5856919501411.339.351.482.833271Stats for 2 teams
29G. Smith?--4413000000.750.750.7501.50030
30J. Smith?--8813000100.375.375.375.75030
31Zack Spencer?--4400000000.
32Sandy Thompson*--74731326100101.356.365.370.735270
33Roy Tyler311100000000.
34Pinky Ward--6611000000.
35C. Williams?--106106925500030. for 2 teams
36Charlie Williams?273232313320010.406.406.6251.031200
37James Winston--8800000000. for 2 teams
38William Ziegler--7711000000.
38 Players32.3
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Edward Chapman?--000004.02400010.5004.50.00.0
2William Clay*--01.0001107.02400000.2862.60.00.0
3Sam Crawford3901.0001108.0201417002.62522.
4Robert Griffin?1802.00020011.01014104111.8188.
5George Harney4101.0001108.00055000.6250.
6Robert Holsey?--11.50011020.12114125001.6239.
7Dave Knight?--01.0001108.015900001.87516.90.00.0
8Luther McDonald?2584.6671010297.099311439201.1659. for 2 teams
9Malvin Powell2301.00011028.0147103000.8574.
10Zack Spencer?--101.00030013.09877101.2316.
11James Winston*--02.00022018.0191574101.4449. for 2 teams
11 Players25.9
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
James Bray--LR5' 11.0"185Unknown
Jim Brown38SR6' 0.0"2051893
Edward Chapman--UnknownBerwyn, IL, US
Son Childs--RRUnknown
William Clay--RLUnknown
Sam Crawford39RR6' 1.0"200Apr 15, 1892Dallas, TX, US
Pepper Daniels28RRAug 20, 1902Valdosta, GA, US
Robert Griffin181913Meridian, MS, US
Perry Hall33LRApr 18, 1898Hogansville, GA, US
Hallie Harding28LR1903
George Harney41RR5' 11.0"180Jun 1, 1890Bessemer, AL, US
Walter Harper--RRUnknown
Robert Holsey--Unknown
Stanford Jackson36RR5' 0.0"140Aug 10, 1894Shuqualak, MS, US
Harry Jeffries--RUnknown
Dave Knight--Unknown
Dave Malarcher36SR5' 7.0"150Oct 18, 1894Union, LA, US
Jack Marshall22RR5' 11.0"180Aug 8, 1908Montgomery, AL, US
Luther McDonald25Feb 6, 1906
Guy Ousley--RRUnknown
Malvin Powell23RR5' 5.0"150May 30, 1908Edwards, MS, US
John Reed--Unknown
Harry Roberts--RRUnknown
Nat Rogers38LL5' 11.0"160Jun 7, 1893Spartanburg, SC, US
A. Smith--Unknown
C. Smith--Unknown
Clarence Smith--RR5' 10.0"185Unknown
G. Smith--Unknown
J. Smith--Unknown
Zack Spencer--Unknown
Sandy Thompson--LRUnknown
Roy Tyler31RR5' 7.0"180Dec 5, 1899
Pinky Ward--RRUnknownAtlantic City, NJ, US
C. Williams--Unknown
Charlie Williams27RAug, 1903Mobile, AL, US
James Winston--RLUnknown
William Ziegler--RRUnknown

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