Henry Gillespie - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Henry Gillespie



Henry Gillespie


Born: July 14, 1896 in Cheraw, SC
Died: June 1, 1963 in Philadelphia, PA
          (66 years old)

Bats:
Throws: R
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 190
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• Buried: Beverly National Cemetery (Beverly, NJ)


Compared to Contemporary Starting Pitchers (Top 100)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
15
1917-1938
52.6
22.0
1.5
30.0
-0.9
2
SP
14
1913-1928
10.8
-0.8
0.9
11.3
-0.6
3
SP
7
1921-1927
8.1
0.8
0.4
6.9
-0.1
4
SP
12
1916-1932
11.7
4.0
0.4
8.1
-0.8
5
SP
26
1907-1932
48.8
4.2
0.3
44.5
-0.1
6
SP
12
1921-1934
4.4
-0.5
0.3
4.7
-0.1
7
SP
16
1919-1935
9.2
5.1
0.3
4.5
-0.7
8
SP
10
1921-1930
6.9
0.2
0.3
6.5
-0.1
9
SP
15
1921-1937
8.6
1.2
0.3
7.3
-0.2
10
SP
13
1923-1937
22.2
0.2
0.2
21.8
-0.1
11
SP
13
1923-1940
13.5
0.3
0.2
13.1
-0.2
12
SP
8
1919-1928
3.8
0.4
0.2
3.3
-0.0
13
SP
3
1924-1931
0.3
-0.2
0.2
0.5
-0.1
14
SP
22
1920-1944
13.1
-0.2
0.1
13.3
-0.2
15
SP
5
1923-1931
-1.1
0.4
0.1
-1.5
-0.1
16
SP
18
1918-1939
11.6
0.2
0.1
12.3
-0.9
17
SP
9
1920-1930
14.6
-1.2
0.1
15.9
-0.1
18
SP
5
1925-1932
11.1
-1.1
0.0
12.2
-0.0
19
SP
14
1919-1932
24.0
-0.4
0.0
24.4
-0.0
20
SP
3
1926-1928
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
-0.0
21
SP
2
1923-1928
-0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
-0.0
22
SP
5
1922-1931
8.0
0.1
0.0
7.9
-0.0
23
SP
11
1920-1930
8.0
-2.2
0.0
10.2
-0.0
24
SP
3
1926-1928
1.8
-0.6
0.0
2.3
0.0
25
SP
3
1925-1928
1.2
-0.3
0.0
1.5
-0.0
26
SP
5
1924-1928
3.2
-0.2
0.0
3.5
-0.0
27
SP
3
1924-1929
6.6
0.1
0.0
6.5
-0.0
28
SP
2
1925-1927
1.0
0.1
0.0
1.0
0.0
29
SP
6
1922-1929
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.1
0.0
30
SP
9
1922-1939
11.0
0.3
0.0
10.6
0.0
31
SP
4
1924-1929
4.0
0.8
0.0
3.3
-0.0
32
SP
4
1923-1929
-2.1
-0.5
0.0
-1.6
0.0
33
SP
3
1925-1927
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
34
SP
8
1924-1932
-2.8
-0.5
0.0
-2.3
0.0
35
SP
8
1921-1931
6.6
-0.8
0.0
7.4
-0.0
36
SP
5
1923-1931
-2.3
-0.1
0.0
-2.2
-0.1
37
SP
8
1925-1939
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.4
0.0
38
SP
5
1920-1927
1.0
-0.2
0.0
1.2
0.0
39
SP
7
1923-1929
1.8
-0.2
0.0
2.0
-0.0
40
SP
3
1925-1927
3.1
0.0
0.0
3.1
0.0
41
SP
4
1923-1929
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
42
SP
2
1926-1927
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
43
SP
3
1925-1933
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
44
SP
3
1925-1929
6.2
-0.8
0.0
7.0
-0.0
45
SP
4
1923-1929
2.8
0.5
0.0
2.3
-0.0
46
SP
6
1925-1934
6.6
-0.5
-0.0
7.1
-0.0
47
SP
11
1924-1941
2.2
0.9
-0.0
1.5
-0.2
48
SP
8
1917-1930
6.1
0.3
-0.0
5.8
-0.0
49
SP
8
1920-1932
7.6
-0.4
-0.0
8.0
-0.0
50
SP
17
1924-1945
17.4
-1.3
-0.0
18.7
-0.0
51
SP
13
1919-1936
9.5
4.5
-0.0
5.7
-0.7
52
SP
3
1921-1928
-1.5
-0.7
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
53
SP
16
1920-1939
20.9
-1.1
-0.0
22.0
-0.0
54
SP
17
1909-1932
11.1
-2.9
-0.0
14.1
-0.0
55
SP
3
1922-1929
0.1
0.2
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
56
SP
4
1923-1928
6.6
-0.2
-0.0
6.8
-0.0
57
SP
6
1924-1932
-2.3
-0.7
-0.0
-1.6
-0.0
58
SP
16
1921-1936
16.7
0.8
-0.0
16.0
-0.0
59
SP
14
1926-1944
6.1
-2.4
-0.0
8.6
-0.0
60
SP
12
1923-1937
24.2
-0.7
-0.0
25.0
-0.0
61
SP
9
1920-1928
-0.6
-1.5
-0.1
0.9
-0.0
62
SP
9
1922-1931
20.5
-2.0
-0.1
22.6
-0.0
63
SP
7
1923-1929
3.6
-0.7
-0.1
4.3
-0.0
64
SP
14
1916-1934
0.8
-1.1
-0.1
2.0
-0.0
65
SP
9
1921-1929
10.7
-1.3
-0.1
12.1
0.0
66
SP
15
1917-1937
-0.5
-0.7
-0.1
0.2
-0.0
67
SP
10
1923-1934
1.6
0.3
-0.1
1.4
-0.0
68
SP
16
1922-1940
23.0
-0.3
-0.1
23.4
-0.0
69
SP
5
1923-1929
11.4
0.0
-0.1
11.7
-0.2
70
SP
7
1923-1931
1.8
0.3
-0.1
1.7
-0.0
71
SP
12
1920-1932
5.3
-1.7
-0.1
7.1
0.0
72
SP
10
1921-1935
10.8
-1.3
-0.2
12.4
-0.1
73
SP
8
1914-1928
7.7
-0.0
-0.2
7.9
-0.0
74
SP
14
1919-1932
11.1
0.3
-0.2
10.9
-0.0
75
SP
12
1921-1935
4.6
0.3
-0.2
4.5
-0.0
76
SP
9
1921-1937
1.2
0.3
-0.2
1.3
-0.2
77
SP
5
1924-1929
1.0
-0.5
-0.2
1.7
0.1
78
SP
4
1916-1928
4.5
0.6
-0.2
4.2
-0.0
79
SP
23
1919-1941
25.5
-3.0
-0.3
28.8
-0.0
80
SP
14
1925-1948
11.5
0.3
-0.3
11.5
-0.0
81
SP
10
1921-1932
0.2
0.7
-0.3
-0.1
-0.0
82
SP
10
1917-1929
1.2
2.2
-0.3
0.0
-0.7
83
SP
17
1910-1931
5.4
-1.3
-0.4
7.1
-0.1
84
SP
12
1921-1932
19.7
0.5
-0.4
19.7
-0.1
85
SP
22
1911-1936
38.9
0.1
-0.4
39.2
-0.1
86
SP
18
1917-1934
15.2
2.2
-0.4
13.6
-0.2
87
SP
11
1921-1932
31.0
4.0
-0.4
27.6
-0.2
88
SP
8
1920-1931
-1.2
-0.5
-0.4
-0.2
-0.0
89
SP
10
1912-1928
22.8
1.7
-0.5
21.6
0.0
90
SP
15
1922-1937
19.1
2.7
-0.5
17.0
-0.2
91
SP
25
1917-1944
6.9
2.4
-0.5
5.0
0.1
92
SP
10
1921-1931
2.2
2.5
-1.3
1.1
-0.2
93
SP
13
1919-1934
11.3
5.8
-1.5
7.4
-0.4
94
SP
13
1912-1930
4.5
1.2
-4.4
8.1
-0.5

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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.

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