Homestead Grays Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Homestead Grays


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Record:
948 - 540 - 42 (.637)

3 Negro League World Series Championships
9 League Championships

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1930-1946
122
2
1934-1948
98
3
1925-1947
34
4
1932-1945
29
5
1935-1947
26
6
1926-1935
17
7
1926-1931
16
8
1940-1946
15
9
1931-1945
14
10
1939-1948
11

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1932-1945
118
2
1936-1945
50
3
1941-1947
37
4
1925-1932
36
5
1936-1945
31
6
1921-1935
28
7
1926-1933
25
8
1942-1945
22
9
1935-1948
22
10
1938-1943
20


Advanced Batting

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Bats:





# Year Team
1
78
3090
.395
10.7%
1.0%
.121
2
52
2156
.378
8.8%
0.2%
38.00
2.6%
.181
3
41
1565
.373
9.1%
2.4%
.166
4
55
2169
.372
8.4%
2.1%
4.04
1.8%
.161
5
46
1793
.371
8.9%
1.1%
7.95
1.9%
.171
6
40
1548
.365
9.8%
2.6%
.161
7
25
936
.365
6.5%
2.7%
2.53
2.4%
.159
8
39
1525
.362
8.9%
0.1%
135.00
1.8%
.146
9
62
2362
.356
9.8%
1.2%
.117
10
48
1824
.354
7.8%
0.7%
10.92
1.6%
.152
11
51
1902
.353
10.4%
1.2%
.116
12
58
2235
.351
8.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.098
13
67
2500
.345
7.7%
0.2%
38.60
1.0%
.114
14
59
2197
.344
8.0%
1.5%
.108
15
49
1863
.344
9.7%
1.8%
.134
16
49
1857
.330
9.3%
100.0%
0.00
0.8%
.083
17
21
815
.330
4.9%
0.9%
.133
18
45
1684
.325
9.1%
1.2%
.104
19
58
2058
.317
7.8%
1.3%
.106
20
59
2199
.317
10.5%
1.0%
.090
21
20
729
.316
6.6%
2.2%
.130

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James