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Henry Gillespie



Henry Gillespie


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

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• Buried: Beverly National Cemetery (Beverly, NJ)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
3
1925
1931
BAG/BBS
8.8
4.0
3.5
0.0
1.3
2
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
7.8
-0.4
0.0
8.2
0.0
3
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
7.1
2.1
-0.4
5.5
-0.1
4
SP
2
1927
1930
HIL/BAG
4.8
0.8
0.6
3.6
-0.3
5
SP
4
1921
1932
HIL/PBG
4.3
1.1
-0.2
3.4
-0.0
6
CF
6
1921
1930
MULT
3.7
4.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
7
SS
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.4
0.8
2.3
0.0
0.3
8
3B
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
3.1
2.4
0.3
0.0
0.4
9
C
2
1921
1922
HIL
2.8
2.5
0.1
0.0
0.2
10
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
2.8
-0.0
-0.1
2.9
-0.0
11
SP
1
1921
1921
HIL
2.4
0.1
0.0
2.3
0.0
12
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
2.3
-0.0
0.0
2.4
0.0
13
2B
3
1925
1932
MULT
2.1
1.8
0.2
0.0
0.1
14
LF
2
1926
1931
HBG/NBY
2.0
1.9
0.3
0.0
-0.3
15
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.9
0.1
0.0
1.9
0.0
16
LF
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.9
1.3
1.0
-0.2
-0.3
17
RF
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
1.9
2.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
18
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/NBY
1.8
0.4
0.2
1.2
-0.0
19
3B
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
1.8
2.6
-0.9
0.0
0.0
20
CF
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.7
2.7
-0.9
-0.0
-0.1
21
SP
2
1926
1930
HBG/HIL
1.6
-0.3
-0.0
2.0
-0.0
22
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.4
1.7
-0.4
0.0
0.1
23
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.3
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.3
1.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
25
C
2
1926
1928
PTG/HBG
1.2
1.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
1B
4
1921
1930
MULT
1.0
1.1
0.3
0.0
-0.4
27
CF
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
0.9
2.2
-1.0
0.0
-0.3
28
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.9
-0.1
-0.1
1.1
-0.0
29
LF
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.8
0.8
0.3
0.0
-0.2
30
SS
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.8
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.3
31
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.8
-0.1
0.1
0.9
-0.0
32
CF
4
1921
1932
HIL/PBG
0.8
1.0
0.1
0.0
-0.3
33
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
34
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.8
-0.3
0.0
1.1
0.0
35
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
0.7
1.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
36
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.7
0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
37
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
0.7
0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.2
38
CF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.7
-0.1
0.8
0.0
-0.0
39
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
0.7
1.5
-1.3
0.3
0.2
40
SP
2
1931
1932
PBG/NBY
0.6
-0.0
-0.0
0.6
0.0
41
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
42
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.6
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.1
43
SP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
44
3B
3
1921
1928
HIL/CAS
0.5
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.3
45
1B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
0.5
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.3
46
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
47
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG/HBG
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.7
-0.0
48
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
49
LF
1
1928
1928
PTG/CAS
0.4
0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
50
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
51
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
52
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
53
1B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.3
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.2
54
3B
2
1930
1931
BBS/HIL
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.0
55
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
56
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/BBS
0.2
-0.6
-0.0
0.9
-0.0
57
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
58
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
59
2B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
60
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
61
2B
2
1927
1931
BAG/NBY
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
62
SP
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
0.1
0.5
0.1
-0.4
-0.0
63
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
64
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
65
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
66
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
67
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.2
0.1
68
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
69
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
72
C
2
1926
1928
HBG/PTG
0.1
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
73
1B
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.2
74
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
75
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
76
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
C
2
1925
1931
NBY/BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
79
SS
1
1928
1928
PTG/CAS
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
80
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
81
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
82
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
83
3B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
84
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
85
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
87
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
88
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
89
RF
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
90
LF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
91
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
SS
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.0
-0.3
0.3
0.0
0.1
93
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
94
-
2
1925
1928
BAG/PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
96
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
97
C
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
98
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
99
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
100
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
102
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
103
LF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
104
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
105
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
106
3B
3
1930
1932
MULT
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
107
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
111
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
112
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
114
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
116
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
118
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
119
C
3
1925
1930
BAG/HIL
-0.2
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.4
120
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
121
RF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
122
3B
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
123
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
124
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
125
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
126
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
127
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
128
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
129
2B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
130
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
131
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
132
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
133
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
134
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
135
RF
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
136
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
137
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
138
C
2
1925
1927
BAG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
139
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
140
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
141
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
142
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.4
0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
143
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
144
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
145
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
146
3B
2
1925
1931
MULT
-0.4
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.2
147
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
148
SS
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.4
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
149
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
150
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
151
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
152
1B
2
1921
1925
HIL/BAG
-0.6
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.3
153
3B
2
1926
1931
NBY/HBG
-0.6
0.3
-0.9
0.0
0.1
154
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
155
2B
3
1926
1931
MULT
-0.6
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.2
156
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
157
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
-0.1
158
RP
4
1926
1932
MULT
-0.7
0.4
-0.0
-1.1
-0.0
159
CF
2
1925
1931
NLG/BBS
-0.7
0.6
-1.2
0.0
-0.1
160
2B
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.7
-0.0
-0.7
0.0
0.0
161
1B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.7
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
162
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
163
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
-0.8
-0.6
0.0
-0.3
0.0
164
SP
3
1926
1930
MULT
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
165
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
166
2B
3
1921
1928
PTG/HIL
-1.2
-0.9
-0.0
-0.4
0.2
167
-
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.2
-1.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
168
-
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.2
-1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
169
LF
3
1925
1930
BAG/HIL
-1.3
-0.6
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
170
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.4
-0.1
0.0
-1.4
0.0
171
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
-1.6
-0.2
-0.0
-1.3
-0.0
172
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.8
-0.2
0.0
-1.6
0.0

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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