Herbert Gay - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Herbert Gay



Herbert Wimble Gay


Born: January 25, 1909 in Fort Gaines, GA
Died: May 1979 in Hempstead, NY
          (70 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 152
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Notes:


• Relatives: Willie Gay (Brother)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NNL
20
SP
1
2
.333
10
6
2
0
0
39.1
33
31
41
31
10
1
2
7.09
60
21
SP
1
2
.333
6
5
2
0
0
25.1
20
15
39
2
10
5
0
0
58
5.33
92
2
3
RP
2
4
.333
16
11
4
0
0
64.2
53
46
80
2
41
15
1
2
58
6.40
70
162 Game Average
5
10
.333
40
28
10
0
0
163.0
133
116
201
27
103
38
3
5
789
6.40
70
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
-
1
2
.333
10
6
2
0
0
39.1
33
31
41
31
10
1
2
7.09
60
1
Baltimore Black Sox
RP
0
2
.000
3
2
1
0
0
11.2
9
7
21
2
6
4
0
0
58
5.40
94
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
1
0
1.000
3
3
1
0
0
13.2
11
8
18
4
1
0
0
5.27
90



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CAG
NNL
20
SP
39.1
1.83
1.41
5.3%
10.3%
16.5%
7.6%
0.32
1.35
21
SP
25.1
1.93
1.45
4.2%
10.8%
8.3%
7.6%
0.50
1.41
1.7%
2
3
RP
64.2
1.87
1.42
4.9%
10.5%
13.3%
7.6%
0.37
1.37
3.4%
1.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Chicago American Giants
-
39.1
1.83
1.41
5.3%
10.3%
16.5%
7.6%
0.32
1.35
1
Baltimore Black Sox
RP
11.2
2.31
1.49
6.9%
10.5%
10.3%
7.8%
0.67
1.35
3.4%
1.6%
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
13.2
1.61
1.41
1.6%
11.0%
6.5%
7.5%
0.25
1.47



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CAG
NNL
20
SP
10
33
41
31
10
2
21
SP
6
58
51
20
39
1
0
2
0
10
5
0
1
2
.765
.803
.902
1.705
2
3
RP
16
58
51
53
80
1
0
2
0
41
15
2
1
2
.412
.474
.549
1.023
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago American Giants
-
10
33
41
31
10
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Baltimore Black Sox
RP
3
58
51
9
21
1
0
2
0
6
4
0
1
2
.412
.474
.549
1.023
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
3
11
18
4
1
0
.000
.000
.000
.000

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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