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Homestead Grays


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Record:
955 - 542 - 43 (.638)

3 Negro League World Series Championships
9 League Championships

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1934-1948
562
2
1935-1947
536
3
1925-1947
514
4
1930-1946
468
5
1939-1948
255
6
1935-1946
220
7
1932-1945
196
8
1932-1946
183
9
1940-1946
182
10
1931-1945
170

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1932-1945
118
2
1936-1945
51
3
1941-1947
37
4
1925-1932
36
5
1936-1945
31
6
1921-1935
28
7
1926-1933
25
8
1935-1948
23
9
1942-1945
22
10
1940-1948
20


Advanced Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1932-1945
SP
1388.1
1.20
10.8%
6.2%
1.76
0.8%
2
1936-1945
SP
630.0
1.37
11.8%
9.4%
1.26
0.5%
3
1925-1932
SP
491.0
1.09
17.8%
5.2%
3.42
1.1%
4
1941-1947
SP
481.2
1.18
13.7%
6.4%
2.15
0.5%
5
1921-1935
SP
425.2
1.35
9.8%
6.6%
1.49
0.7%
6
1936-1945
SP
411.0
1.28
11.9%
7.2%
1.64
0.7%
7
1926-1933
SP
345.2
1.29
12.4%
7.1%
1.76
0.7%
8
1938-1943
SP
317.1
1.17
12.9%
7.5%
1.72
1.1%
9
1935-1948
SP
311.2
1.54
13.3%
12.5%
1.06
0.9%
10
1932-1937
SP
274.0
1.45
11.5%
8.3%
1.39
1.5%
11
1942-1945
RP
269.0
1.47
9.5%
6.2%
1.52
0.7%
12
1926-1929
SP
240.1
1.47
12.1%
6.8%
1.78
1.5%
13
1940-1948
SP
203.2
1.27
11.1%
7.3%
1.51
1.0%
14
1933-1938
RP
201.2
1.31
9.9%
7.9%
1.25
0.9%
15
1946-1947
SP
178.1
1.51
13.2%
11.8%
1.12
1.0%
16
1921-1931
RP
178.0
1.46
11.9%
8.2%
1.45
1.1%
17
1946-1948
RP
151.0
1.30
11.2%
7.5%
1.49
0.2%
18
1945-1948
RP
147.2
1.31
10.6%
9.1%
1.16
0.2%
19
1932-1935
RP
146.2
1.33
9.0%
6.3%
1.43
0.6%
20
1934-1936
RP
128.0
1.59
6.8%
7.3%
0.93
1.2%
21
1942-1948
SP
123.1
1.12
10.8%
8.6%
1.26
0.0%
22
1940-1942
SP
118.0
1.46
11.6%
6.0%
1.94
23
1937-1941
SP
114.0
1.17
13.0%
5.7%
2.26
0.0%
24
1946-1948
RP
113.1
1.55
10.0%
10.7%
0.93
0.7%
25
1944-1946
RP
111.2
1.46
12.3%
6.1%
2.03
26
1931-1946
RP
104.2
1.51
10.7%
6.6%
1.61
1.1%
27
1929-1930
SP
100.2
1.26
11.3%
5.4%
2.09
0.5%
28
1931-1931
SP
96.0
1.09
19.5%
7.5%
2.62
0.3%
29
1938-1940
SP
87.2
1.30
12.0%
8.0%
1.50
0.9%
30
1947-1947
SP
81.0
1.43
14.4%
8.9%
1.63
0.8%
31
1944-1944
RP
61.2
1.38
12.7%
11.6%
1.10
32
1932-1932
RP
55.0
1.20
10.0%
7.0%
1.44
0.4%
33
1946-1947
RP
46.1
1.60
12.7%
10.3%
1.23
0.0%
34
1946-1947
RP
46.1
1.42
8.5%
8.0%
1.06
0.0%
35
1930-1930
SP
45.1
1.83
5.5%
8.3%
0.67
1.8%
36
1939-1940
SP
44.1
1.38
9.9%
11.5%
0.86
37
1946-1946
RP
44.1
1.53
11.1%
11.6%
0.96
38
1931-1935
RP
39.2
1.61
7.9%
8.4%
0.93
1.7%
39
1947-1947
RP
39.0
1.56
9.0%
4.0%
2.29
1.1%
40
1937-1937
RP
39.0
1.59
12.6%
8.0%
1.57
1.1%
41
1936-1937
RP
39.0
1.69
12.3%
9.1%
1.35
1.6%
42
1922-1929
SP
36.1
1.57
11.7%
11.0%
1.06
0.0%
43
1932-1932
SP
31.2
1.11
19.5%
8.1%
2.40
0.8%
44
1948-1948
RP
31.0
1.26
10.1%
6.2%
1.63
0.8%
45
1948-1948
RP
30.2
1.86
6.6%
11.9%
0.56
0.7%
46
1941-1941
RP
28.2
1.26
9.2%
5.0%
1.83
47
1943-1943
SP
28.1
1.62
12.1%
16.7%
0.73
0.8%
48
1928-1929
SP
27.2
0.76
21.4%
3.1%
7.00
0.0%
49
1932-1932
SP
27.0
1.26
8.8%
5.3%
1.67
0.0%
50
1944-1944
RP
24.0
1.04
7.4%
5.3%
1.40
51
1943-1943
SP
23.2
2.07
13.1%
18.0%
0.73
0.0%
52
1918-1921
SP
23.2
1.10
9.5%
3.2%
3.00
0.0%
53
1940-1943
RP
20.2
1.21
9.1%
8.0%
1.14
0.0%
54
1940-1940
RP
18.0
1.39
7.8%
5.2%
1.50
55
1928-1928
SP
17.0
1.82
17.3%
4.9%
3.50
4.9%
56
1932-1932
SP
17.0
2.06
5.9%
10.6%
0.56
1.2%
57
1945-1945
SP
16.0
1.88
10.4%
15.6%
0.67
58
1938-1938
SP
16.0
1.63
14.9%
20.3%
0.73
0.0%
59
1929-1929
RP
14.0
1.64
15.2%
12.1%
1.25
0.0%
60
1937-1942
SP
13.2
1.17
33.3%
3.5%
9.50
12.5%
61
1944-1944
RP
12.2
2.13
6.3%
9.4%
0.67
62
1932-1934
RP
12.0
1.50
11.5%
7.7%
1.50
0.0%
63
1924-1924
SP
11.0
1.91
5.7%
13.2%
0.43
1.9%
64
1935-1943
RP
10.0
2.70
8.8%
12.3%
0.71
0.0%
65
1948-1948
RP
10.0
2.00
6.0%
6.0%
1.00
0.0%
66
1940-1940
RP
10.0
2.60
0.0%
18.2%
0.00
67
1924-1924
SP
9.0
1.78
4.4%
2.2%
2.00
0.0%
68
1931-1931
SP
9.0
1.56
10.0%
7.5%
1.33
0.0%
69
1927-1927
SP
9.0
1.44
7.5%
5.0%
1.50
0.0%
70
1940-1940
RP
8.0
2.50
2.3%
7.0%
0.33
71
1943-1943
RP
8.0
1.50
5.7%
8.6%
0.67
5.7%
72
1924-1924
SP
7.1
1.36
9.7%
9.7%
1.00
0.0%
73
1932-1932
SP
7.0
1.71
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
0.0%
74
1948-1948
RP
6.1
1.74
10.0%
13.3%
0.75
0.0%
75
1935-1935
RP
6.0
2.33
9.7%
9.7%
1.00
0.0%
76
1929-1929
RP
6.0
2.50
15.6%
28.1%
0.56
3.1%
77
1941-1941
SP
5.2
2.12
41.4%
13.8%
3.00
78
1948-1948
RP
5.2
1.41
3.8%
3.8%
1.00
0.0%
79
1946-1946
RP
5.2
1.24
25.0%
4.2%
6.00
80
1929-1929
RP
5.1
1.88
4.0%
8.0%
0.50
4.0%
81
1940-1940
RP
5.0
1.80
8.3%
0.0%
82
1932-1932
SP
4.1
3.00
4.0%
16.0%
0.25
0.0%
83
1944-1944
SP
4.1
2.31
4.3%
13.0%
0.33
84
1944-1944
SP
4.0
1.25
17.6%
17.6%
1.00
85
1946-1946
RP
4.0
1.00
25.0%
6.3%
4.00
86
1929-1929
RP
3.2
4.09
7.1%
25.0%
0.29
0.0%
87
1934-1934
RP
3.2
0.82
14.3%
7.1%
2.00
0.0%
88
1934-1934
RP
3.2
1.09
33.3%
6.7%
5.00
0.0%
89
1935-1935
RP
3.0
3.67
11.1%
22.2%
0.50
0.0%
90
1945-1945
RP
3.0
2.00
33.3%
6.7%
5.00
91
1945-1945
RP
2.2
1.88
23.1%
23.1%
1.00
92
1948-1948
RP
2.2
1.88
14.3%
14.3%
1.00
0.0%
93
1934-1934
RP
2.2
3.00
11.8%
17.6%
0.67
5.9%
94
1928-1928
SP
2.1
4.29
5.9%
17.6%
0.33
0.0%
95
1921-1921
SP
2.1
3.00
14.3%
0.0%
0.0%
96
1943-1943
SP
2.1
3.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
97
1944-1944
RP
1.2
0.60
0.0%
0.0%
98
1934-1934
RP
1.1
4.50
0.0%
20.0%
0.00
10.0%
99
1944-1944
RP
1.0
4.00
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
100
1944-1944
SP
0.2
9.00
0.0%
12.5%
0.00
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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