1927 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Homestead Grays


2 - 4


(2nd place in the Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues )

1918 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (2-4)

Top Hitter


Martín
Dihigo

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
79
2nd ERA+
89
2nd
OPS
.588
1st ERA
3.00
2nd
BA
.238
2nd BA
.240
2nd
OBP
.265
2nd K/BB
1.88
2nd
SLG
.323
1st K%
7.9%
2nd
BB%
3.4%
2nd BB%
4.2%
2nd
K%
HR%
1.1%
2nd
ISO
.085
1st WHIP
1.13
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
• 1 member of the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
29
5
19
17
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.118
.211
.118
.328
2
1B
30
5
18
15
1
5
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
2
.333
.375
.400
.775
137
2B
22
5
21
20
0
6
4
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
.300
.333
.500
.833
152
3B
25
3
9
9
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
104
SS
27
2
9
9
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
36
LF
22
5
22
20
3
7
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.350
.381
.350
.731
125
CF
5
18
17
4
4
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.235
.278
.412
.690
109
RF
31
5
20
20
1
4
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.300
.500
51
3B
31
2
7
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
2
SS
27
2
7
7
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.286
.429
.714
116
C
35
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
29
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
33
2
5
5
1
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.800
1.000
194
SP
41
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
53
SP
29
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
32
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
513
17
47
174
164
14
39
7
2
1
12
0
6
0
4
.238
.265
.323
.588
79
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
22
LF
22
.321
.297
4.5%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
22
2B
21
.380
.297
4.8%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.200
.075
31
RF
20
.226
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.100
.075
29
C
19
.167
.297
10.5%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
CF
18
.314
.297
5.6%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.176
.075
30
1B
18
.317
.297
5.6%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.067
.075
25
3B
9
.304
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
27
SS
9
.203
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
27
SS
7
.326
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.143
.075
31
3B
7
.130
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
33
SP
5
.479
.297
0.0%
4.4%
20.0%
0.6%
.600
.075
31
SP
4
.228
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
35
C
4
.000
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
41
SP
4
.000
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
29
2B
3
.000
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
29
SP
3
.000
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
32
SP
1
.913
.297
0.0%
4.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.075
17
174
.265
.297
3.4%
4.4%
0.6%
0.6%
.085
.075
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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