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)


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
MULT
23
C
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
4
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
10
21.60
23
1
1
C
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
4
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
10
21.60
23
162 Game Average
0
0
68
0
0
0
0
113.1
272
272
272
0
68
0
0
0
680
21.60
23



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
MULT
23
C
1.2
3.00
1.52
0.0%
11.1%
10.0%
8.5%
0.00
1.31
0.0%
1.4%
1
1
C
1.2
3.00
1.52
0.0%
11.1%
10.0%
8.5%
0.00
1.31
0.0%
1.4%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
23
C
1
10
9
4
4
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.444
.500
.556
1.056
1
1
C
1
10
9
4
4
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.444
.500
.556
1.056

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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