1938 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Homestead Grays


56 - 14


41 - 13 in the Negro National League II

1918 / 1939 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (56-14)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
121
1st ERA+
167
1st
OPS
.852
1st ERA
2.91
1st
BA
.308
1st BA
.236
1st
OBP
.374
1st K/BB
1.44
3rd
SLG
.478
1st K%
12.1%
2nd
BB%
9.0%
4th BB%
8.4%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.169
1st WHIP
1.22
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro National League II
• Home Ballpark: Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
26
46
199
165
53
61
11
4
13
54
2
29
1
4
.370
.467
.721
1.188
205
1B
30
42
178
150
41
63
11
5
9
53
1
24
0
4
.420
.500
.740
1.240
219
2B
28
46
201
181
35
47
3
1
4
18
1
17
0
3
.260
.323
.354
.677
76
3B
28
18
81
71
14
27
6
1
0
15
0
8
0
2
.380
.443
.493
.936
143
SS
28
46
177
160
21
33
5
3
0
19
0
13
0
4
.206
.266
.275
.541
41
LF
33
43
192
172
40
51
7
5
1
24
0
16
1
3
.297
.360
.413
.773
100
CF
28
41
189
163
42
51
3
5
6
26
4
22
0
4
.313
.395
.503
.898
132
RF
32
36
152
139
28
46
11
1
1
30
0
7
1
5
.331
.367
.446
.813
111
3B
18
69
62
12
17
1
1
3
15
0
4
0
3
.274
.318
.468
.786
102
C
31
14
42
37
6
11
2
0
0
8
0
3
1
1
.297
.366
.351
.717
87
RF
26
10
35
31
4
4
2
0
1
6
0
2
0
2
.129
.182
.290
.472
21
3B
3
13
13
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.231
.231
.231
.462
20
3B
34
2
8
6
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.500
.571
.667
1.238
221
3B
23
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
161
SP
30
32
103
91
20
26
9
0
5
20
0
10
0
2
.286
.356
.549
.906
133
SP
26
14
42
37
4
9
3
0
0
4
0
1
0
4
.243
.263
.324
.587
52
SP
27
12
33
30
8
9
1
0
1
5
0
1
0
2
.300
.323
.433
.756
95
SP
24
9
16
15
2
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.533
.533
.600
1.133
194
SP
30
3
13
12
1
4
2
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.333
.385
.500
.885
128
RP
26
8
11
11
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.364
.364
.364
.727
90
SP
27
4
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-13
21
448
1764
1556
335
480
79
26
44
305
8
159
4
45
.308
.374
.478
.852
121
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
2B
201
.313
.348
8.5%
9.4%
2.0%
1.6%
.094
.130
26
C
199
.503
.348
14.6%
9.4%
6.5%
1.6%
.352
.130
33
LF
192
.353
.348
8.3%
9.4%
0.5%
1.6%
.116
.130
28
CF
189
.398
.348
11.6%
9.4%
3.2%
1.6%
.190
.130
30
1B
178
.528
.348
13.5%
9.4%
5.1%
1.6%
.320
.130
28
SS
177
.252
.348
7.3%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.069
.130
32
RF
152
.361
.348
4.6%
9.4%
0.7%
1.6%
.115
.130
30
SP
103
.392
.348
9.7%
9.4%
4.9%
1.6%
.264
.130
28
3B
81
.422
.348
9.9%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.113
.130
3B
69
.336
.348
5.8%
9.4%
4.3%
1.6%
.194
.130
26
SP
42
.245
.348
2.4%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.081
.130
31
C
42
.336
.348
7.1%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.054
.130
26
RF
35
.201
.348
5.7%
9.4%
2.9%
1.6%
.161
.130
27
SP
33
.322
.348
3.0%
9.4%
3.0%
1.6%
.133
.130
24
SP
16
.492
.348
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.067
.130
30
SP
13
.402
.348
7.7%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.167
.130
3B
13
.217
.348
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
26
RP
11
.342
.348
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
34
3B
8
.491
.348
12.5%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.167
.130
27
SP
6
.157
.348
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
23
3B
4
.470
.348
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.130
21
1764
.377
.348
9.0%
9.4%
2.5%
1.6%
.169
.130
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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