Josh Gibson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Josh Gibson



Joshua Gibson


Born: December 21, 1911 in Buena Vista, GA
Died: January 20, 1947 in Pittsburgh, PA
          (35 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 213
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1972
• Buried: Allegheny Cemetery (Pittsburgh, PA)
• Relatives: Jerry Gibson (Brother)


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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Josh Gibson
C
1000
162
587
157
214
36
15
42
184
87
35
12
.365
.447
.688
 
1
2B
844
162
586
113
210
39
12
22
114
74
49
10
.359
.434
.577
2
C
841
162
586
89
180
29
1
36
113
64
94
1
.308
.377
.545
3
C
827
162
617
103
176
29
0
49
121
59
163
3
.285
.354
.568
4
RF
805
162
544
141
186
33
9
46
143
133
86
8
.342
.474
.690
5
C
791
162
588
79
181
35
1
20
93
63
80
3
.308
.376
.474
6
C
785
162
565
114
181
36
7
13
91
94
24
7
.320
.419
.478
7
SS
785
162
622
102
190
40
3
26
82
66
139
4
.305
.374
.502
8
C
782
162
570
84
178
31
7
18
109
61
26
3
.313
.382
.486
9
C
782
162
528
70
147
29
1
28
91
60
138
6
.278
.356
.494
10
C
781
162
577
90
164
25
4
27
109
54
32
2
.285
.348
.482
11
2B
779
162
777
227
279
47
14
2
114
37
21
24
.359
.388
.464
12
C
776
162
573
73
165
29
2
28
93
38
104
1
.287
.337
.491
13
SS
773
162
631
105
197
42
6
26
106
46
63
11
.313
.361
.521
14
LF
772
162
545
127
188
37
5
37
130
143
50
2
.344
.482
.634
15
SS
772
162
622
94
180
37
2
30
112
75
138
13
.289
.366
.499
16
C
769
162
524
71
156
32
5
19
96
57
57
2
.297
.370
.489
17
SS
769
162
604
96
175
33
3
28
98
64
113
7
.290
.361
.495
18
C
767
162
540
80
147
34
1
24
94
83
129
2
.273
.374
.474
19
C
766
162
575
82
154
29
2
29
103
67
96
5
.267
.342
.476
20
C
761
162
472
53
147
32
4
12
77
36
35
2
.310
.362
.472
21
C
761
162
548
74
150
30
1
26
87
26
128
4
.273
.306
.473
22
C
759
162
611
86
181
36
3
20
85
33
94
8
.297
.334
.464
23
SS
759
162
615
118
181
32
2
41
121
78
133
19
.295
.380
.550
24
SS
758
162
641
97
188
37
4
23
85
56
97
18
.293
.349
.474
25
C
757
162
561
84
155
24
2
32
114
71
67
3
.276
.360
.500
26
SS
754
162
578
94
174
39
9
13
109
81
53
7
.302
.390
.468
27
SS
754
162
590
105
187
32
11
9
83
84
25
11
.318
.406
.454
28
2B
753
162
618
124
198
40
10
13
100
83
26
13
.320
.404
.481
29
SS
753
162
660
113
204
32
4
15
77
64
109
21
.310
.377
.440
30
C
752
162
512
53
157
24
2
17
87
38
23
1
.306
.358
.460
31
CF
752
162
637
130
207
36
12
34
143
74
34
3
.325
.398
.579
32
1B
750
162
599
141
204
40
12
37
149
113
59
8
.340
.447
.632
33
3B
748
162
761
161
271
45
16
5
147
5
7
10
.356
.360
.479
34
C
748
162
482
60
149
29
11
6
71
41
31
6
.310
.372
.452
35
SS
747
162
605
101
198
37
15
6
100
56
19
42
.327
.391
.466
36
2B
745
162
773
257
257
52
19
5
132
40
10
48
.333
.365
.468
37
2B
745
162
626
98
212
43
11
5
104
34
6
25
.338
.380
.467
38
C
744
162
568
83
153
27
3
24
86
55
90
8
.269
.341
.457
39
C
743
162
622
92
178
40
10
10
104
44
28
9
.286
.341
.433
40
C
743
162
573
71
163
32
3
16
92
56
46
1
.285
.348
.437
41
2B
742
162
633
93
193
42
3
24
96
45
85
4
.305
.354
.494
42
SS
741
162
590
99
174
33
6
15
71
70
61
28
.295
.371
.444
43
SS
741
162
621
109
188
31
11
20
70
39
124
66
.303
.347
.489
44
SS
739
162
601
85
176
29
11
14
105
30
59
6
.294
.328
.447
45
C
739
162
442
58
128
24
7
14
63
63
55
1
.289
.380
.472
46
C
737
162
566
63
168
23
6
7
65
25
37
4
.296
.326
.398
47
SS
737
162
586
90
149
35
5
34
103
56
215
10
.254
.323
.505
48
C
736
162
645
92
190
44
14
5
70
33
34
0
.295
.329
.427
49
CF
736
162
610
120
224
39
16
6
103
67
19
48
.366
.433
.512
50
C
736
162
517
63
147
26
4
19
89
34
39
2
.285
.332
.464
51
C
736
162
583
72
166
33
1
12
72
40
44
3
.286
.337
.409
52
C
735
162
661
139
200
31
22
9
109
48
36
44
.303
.351
.456
53
1B
735
162
569
122
185
32
9
37
134
102
92
6
.325
.428
.609
54
C
734
162
608
79
177
26
4
13
80
50
65
5
.292
.346
.410
55
C
734
162
511
75
134
22
0
27
81
79
112
1
.262
.366
.467
56
C
734
162
567
68
160
31
4
16
76
52
90
5
.281
.343
.433
57
C
733
162
530
116
152
23
14
7
84
72
41
47
.286
.378
.419
58
C
733
162
464
49
139
20
9
2
60
25
11
10
.301
.338
.394
59
C
733
162
473
43
146
27
2
9
72
43
36
1
.308
.369
.430
60
SS
732
162
675
120
204
27
15
6
110
62
15
32
.302
.364
.416
61
C
731
162
768
170
266
40
13
3
137
9
16
8
.346
.354
.447
62
C
731
162
510
55
151
30
1
10
69
22
30
1
.296
.329
.419
63
SS
731
162
629
92
180
35
2
23
97
41
81
6
.285
.336
.456
64
C
731
162
565
70
149
28
1
27
96
59
97
3
.264
.339
.457
65
2B
730
162
570
104
190
25
11
3
75
86
16
43
.333
.424
.429
66
SS
729
162
612
94
175
29
4
23
111
65
65
2
.286
.355
.460
67
C
728
162
600
87
172
32
8
11
96
47
42
8
.286
.347
.421
68
SS
728
162
588
87
165
38
3
20
72
46
87
7
.281
.336
.459
69
C
727
162
541
62
148
22
5
17
77
38
79
1
.274
.322
.427
70
C
726
162
428
46
126
22
3
12
64
46
26
1
.295
.362
.446
71
2B
726
162
652
93
206
40
4
14
66
44
76
38
.316
.362
.453
72
C
725
162
426
42
129
22
4
9
67
47
20
3
.303
.374
.432
73
2B
725
162
599
93
173
39
3
27
107
56
107
7
.290
.356
.500
74
C
723
162
475
58
138
36
5
8
71
65
44
1
.290
.376
.439
75
SS
723
162
617
103
179
37
3
26
89
64
119
28
.291
.362
.490
76
C
723
162
603
66
164
31
2
23
84
23
98
1
.272
.301
.442
77
SS
722
162
592
88
184
29
7
3
75
87
35
12
.310
.399
.398
78
C
722
162
563
72
148
26
2
23
86
60
70
3
.263
.335
.439
79
C
721
162
563
67
152
29
2
17
78
44
98
2
.271
.326
.420
80
2B
720
162
562
90
171
40
12
10
83
38
44
35
.304
.360
.473
81
C
720
162
467
68
132
23
8
5
62
75
50
11
.284
.393
.401
82
C
720
162
494
71
126
22
5
22
75
75
94
3
.254
.351
.452
83
C
720
162
491
56
125
17
1
24
76
36
71
1
.254
.308
.441
84
C
720
162
590
71
165
33
5
15
66
33
111
11
.280
.322
.428
85
RF
719
162
656
151
202
40
11
8
106
61
47
41
.308
.368
.438
86
C
719
162
564
71
154
34
1
20
82
45
76
1
.274
.337
.446
87
SS
718
162
788
182
238
35
17
3
90
18
33
11
.302
.317
.399
88
SS
718
162
671
105
192
34
12
13
64
52
80
47
.286
.337
.430
89
C
718
162
603
89
186
38
3
13
82
83
89
5
.308
.391
.443
90
SS
717
162
593
85
175
38
6
7
78
78
30
5
.295
.380
.415
91
SS
716
162
626
88
191
31
7
3
51
59
20
21
.305
.370
.392
92
LF
716
162
641
110
214
39
11
22
134
45
54
6
.334
.380
.535
93
2B
716
162
586
92
171
31
11
17
111
81
80
14
.292
.380
.467
94
C
716
162
452
77
116
25
3
18
63
53
119
3
.257
.336
.448
95
RF
715
162
606
106
216
37
20
7
95
63
19
25
.356
.423
.517
96
CF
715
162
595
121
182
35
7
35
100
100
153
29
.306
.410
.566
97
C
714
162
576
70
145
25
2
26
87
50
124
2
.252
.313
.441
98
LF
714
162
580
109
181
39
1
39
129
94
128
3
.312
.411
.585
99
SS
712
162
681
119
195
31
14
4
100
35
27
9
.286
.323
.392
100
2B
712
162
639
107
202
33
10
7
87
51
19
29
.316
.369
.432

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