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+
120
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


Fielding Breakdown by Position
C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
28
CF
41
5.9
30
SP
4
0.1
4
0.6
5
-0.5
2
20
28
2B
46
7.6
1
0.2
31
C
7
-1.6
1
-0.1
2
-0.7
2
0.2
1
1.3
1
-0.1
1
26
RP
1
-0.5
8
26
C
43
3.0
2
1.0
3
-0.3
1
-0.2
27
SP
4
33
LF
2
-0.1
1
-0.4
1
-0.5
41
-0.7
28
SS
46
5.9
3B
18
1.5
34
3B
2
-0.4
30
1B
42
2.0
3B
3
0.2
26
RF
2
0.2
1
-0.5
3
1.9
4
26
SP
1
-0.1
1
-0.2
3
1.0
11
30
SP
3
23
3B
1
0.3
28
3B
18
2.5
27
SP
1
-0.2
11
24
SP
2
7
32
RF
36
-1.3
21
50
1.4
47
2.7
47
7.2
48
2.6
47
6.1
52
-0.7
49
6.6
48
0.9
5
68

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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