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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
30
14
0
1.000
20
11
11
4
3
129.0
32
27
106
3
26
70
0
1
511
1.88
258
SP
27
10
0
1.000
11
10
6
2
0
74.2
31
25
71
0
22
42
0
0
310
3.01
161
SP
26
5
4
.556
11
9
5
0
2
70.1
37
29
59
4
29
41
0
1
296
3.71
131
SP
24
1
2
.333
7
6
1
0
0
33.0
21
15
30
1
14
4
0
1
142
4.09
119
SP
30
3
0
1.000
3
3
2
2
0
26.2
8
7
19
1
5
14
0
2
108
2.36
206
SP
26
2
2
.500
4
3
2
0
0
26.0
11
9
27
0
14
8
0
0
109
3.12
156
SP
27
1
0
1.000
4
3
1
0
0
16.0
8
6
11
0
15
11
0
0
74
3.38
144
RP
26
2
0
1.000
8
1
0
0
2
14.2
10
8
17
0
11
6
0
1
76
4.91
99
8
38
8
.826
68
46
28
8
7
390.1
158
126
340
9
136
196
0
6
1626
2.91
167
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
30
SP
129.0
1.02
1.48
13.7%
11.7%
5.1%
9.4%
2.69
1.24
0.6%
1.5%
27
SP
74.2
1.25
1.48
13.5%
11.4%
7.1%
9.2%
1.91
1.24
0.0%
1.4%
26
SP
70.1
1.25
1.48
13.9%
11.4%
9.8%
9.2%
1.41
1.24
1.4%
1.4%
24
SP
33.0
1.33
1.48
2.8%
11.2%
9.9%
9.0%
0.29
1.24
0.7%
1.4%
30
SP
26.2
0.90
1.48
13.0%
11.2%
4.6%
9.0%
2.80
1.24
0.9%
1.4%
26
SP
26.0
1.58
1.48
7.3%
11.2%
12.8%
9.0%
0.57
1.24
0.0%
1.4%
27
SP
16.0
1.63
1.48
14.9%
11.1%
20.3%
9.0%
0.73
1.24
0.0%
1.4%
26
RP
14.2
1.91
1.48
7.9%
11.1%
14.5%
9.0%
0.55
1.24
0.0%
1.4%
8
390.1
1.22
1.48
12.1%
11.4%
8.4%
9.2%
1.44
1.24
0.6%
1.4%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
30
SP
20
511
472
32
106
12
3
3
1
26
70
1
12
7
.225
.267
.282
.548
27
SP
11
310
280
31
71
6
2
0
0
22
42
0
8
6
.254
.308
.289
.597
26
SP
11
296
258
37
59
7
2
4
2
29
41
1
8
5
.229
.309
.318
.627
24
SP
7
142
122
21
30
2
1
1
0
14
4
1
5
3
.246
.328
.303
.632
26
SP
4
109
91
11
27
3
1
0
0
14
8
0
4
4
.297
.390
.352
.742
30
SP
3
108
100
8
19
3
0
1
0
5
14
2
1
3
.190
.243
.250
.493
26
RP
8
76
62
10
17
1
0
0
0
11
6
1
2
1
.274
.392
.290
.682
27
SP
4
74
58
8
11
2
0
0
0
15
11
0
1
1
.190
.356
.224
.580
8
68
1626
1443
158
340
36
9
9
3
136
196
6
41
30
.236
.304
.292
.596
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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