Gentry Jessup - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Gentry Jessup



Joseph Gentry Jessup
(Jeep)

Born: July 11, 1914 in Mount Airy, NC
Died: March 23, 1998 in Springfield, MO
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 195
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
0
3
.000
6
4
1
0
0
24.2
21
16
30
8
13
0
0
5.84
65
NAL
26
SP
1
1
.500
5
3
1
0
0
19.2
11
11
16
9
4
0
2
5.03
74
CAG
NAL
27
RP
0
2
.000
5
1
0
0
0
13.0
7
6
16
4
5
0
0
4.15
93
MULT
28
SP
6
8
.429
17
13
9
0
1
116.0
51
42
114
1
33
55
1
5
492
3.26
106
29
SP
4
5
.444
9
8
7
0
0
68.1
28
20
66
0
20
29
0
0
0
13
2.63
129
30
SP
6
4
.600
11
9
7
1
0
76.2
28
21
62
0
23
42
0
0
0
14
2.47
164
31
SP
1
2
.333
5
4
4
0
0
46.2
20
12
40
0
12
30
2
0
4
12
2.31
176
32
SP
2
1
.667
6
5
2
2
0
39.1
12
11
22
0
20
25
0
0
1
156
2.52
165
33
SP
1
2
.333
4
2
2
0
1
21.0
11
10
19
1
8
13
0
0
0
93
4.29
97
9
3
SP
21
28
.429
68
49
33
3
2
425.1
189
149
385
2
137
216
3
0
12
780
3.15
116
162 Game Average
12
16
.429
40
28
19
2
1
247.1
110
87
224
3
80
126
2
0
7
1061
3.15
116
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
1
3
.250
9
7
1
0
0
40.2
32
26
47
0
15
20
0
2
44
5.75
59
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
19
25
.432
54
42
32
3
1
370.0
154
120
329
2
116
192
2
10
678
2.92
127
5
West All Stars
RP
1
0
1.000
5
0
0
0
1
14.2
3
3
9
0
6
4
1
0
0
58
1.84
199



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
25
SP
24.2
1.54
1.33
11.8%
14.1%
7.3%
8.0%
1.63
1.76
NAL
26
SP
19.2
1.27
1.22
4.8%
14.4%
10.7%
7.1%
0.44
2.03
CAG
NAL
27
RP
13.0
1.54
1.34
8.6%
12.1%
6.9%
7.1%
1.25
1.70
MULT
28
SP
116.0
1.27
1.25
11.2%
12.8%
6.7%
7.8%
1.67
1.72
0.2%
0.2%
29
SP
68.1
1.26
1.26
10.2%
10.7%
7.0%
6.8%
1.45
1.63
0.0%
30
SP
76.2
1.11
1.38
13.6%
11.2%
7.4%
10.9%
1.83
1.57
0.0%
31
SP
46.2
1.11
1.41
15.6%
14.2%
6.3%
8.2%
2.50
1.64
0.0%
32
SP
39.1
1.07
1.49
16.0%
12.5%
12.8%
9.7%
1.25
1.38
0.0%
0.4%
33
SP
21.0
1.29
1.46
14.0%
12.9%
8.6%
9.2%
1.63
1.44
1.1%
0.9%
9
3
SP
425.1
1.23
1.33
12.1%
13.0%
7.7%
8.1%
1.58
1.64
0.3%
0.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
40.2
1.52
1.30
10.8%
13.6%
8.1%
8.5%
1.33
1.67
0.0%
0.0%
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
370.0
1.20
1.33
12.5%
12.9%
7.6%
8.0%
1.66
1.65
0.3%
0.6%
5
West All Stars
RP
14.2
1.02
1.42
6.9%
11.3%
10.3%
9.5%
0.67
1.30
0.0%
0.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
6
21
30
8
13
0
NAL
26
SP
5
11
16
9
4
2
CAG
NAL
27
RP
5
7
16
4
5
0
MULT
28
SP
17
492
449
51
114
12
4
1
7
33
55
5
5
.254
.312
.305
.617
29
SP
9
13
10
28
66
0
1
0
0
20
29
0
1
0
1
6.600
2.867
6.800
9.667
30
SP
11
14
12
28
62
0
0
0
0
0
23
42
0
0
0
0
5.167
2.429
5.167
7.595
31
SP
5
12
11
20
40
0
0
0
0
12
30
4
0
0
1
3.636
2.074
3.636
5.710
32
SP
6
156
129
12
22
3
0
0
5
0
20
25
0
1
6
0
3
.171
.287
.194
.480
33
SP
4
93
85
11
19
3
0
1
2
0
8
13
0
0
0
0
3
.224
.290
.294
.584
9
3
SP
68
780
696
189
385
18
5
2
14
0
137
216
0
12
12
0
8
.236
.307
.284
.592
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
9
44
38
32
47
3
0
0
1
15
20
2
1
.263
.349
.342
.691
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
54
678
607
154
329
15
4
2
13
116
192
10
10
5
.239
.308
.287
.595
5
West All Stars
RP
5
58
51
3
9
0
1
0
0
0
6
4
0
0
1
0
3
.176
.263
.216
.479

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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