Henry Gillespie - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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
SP
4
1921
1932
PBG/HIL
3.7
0.2
-0.2
3.8
-0.0
2
3B
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.4
0.8
2.3
0.0
0.3
3
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
3.2
-0.8
0.0
4.0
0.0
4
SS
2
1925
1931
BBS/BAG
3.2
1.2
1.3
0.0
0.7
5
SP
1
1921
1921
HIL
2.9
-0.2
0.0
3.1
0.0
6
C
2
1921
1922
HIL
2.8
2.5
0.1
0.0
0.2
7
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/NBY
2.5
0.0
0.2
2.2
-0.0
8
2B
3
1925
1932
MULT
2.2
1.8
0.3
0.0
0.1
9
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
2.0
-0.4
-0.2
2.6
-0.0
10
LF
2
1926
1931
NBY/HBG
1.9
1.8
0.3
0.0
-0.3
11
RF
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
1.8
2.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
12
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.8
-0.1
0.0
1.9
0.0
13
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
1.7
-0.2
0.0
2.0
0.0
14
CF
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.7
2.7
-0.9
-0.0
-0.1
15
3B
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
1.7
2.5
-0.8
0.0
0.0
16
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.5
1.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
17
LF
5
1921
1930
MULT
1.4
2.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
18
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.4
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
19
SP
2
1926
1930
HIL/HBG
1.3
-0.7
-0.0
2.0
-0.0
20
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.2
1.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1
21
C
2
1926
1928
HBG/PTG
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
3B
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
1.1
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.2
23
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
1.0
-0.2
0.0
1.2
-0.0
24
CF
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
1.0
2.2
-0.9
0.0
-0.3
25
LF
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.9
0.8
0.4
0.0
-0.2
26
CF
4
1921
1932
PBG/HIL
0.8
1.0
0.2
0.0
-0.3
27
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
28
SS
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.8
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.3
29
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
0.7
0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.2
30
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.7
-0.4
0.1
1.0
-0.0
31
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
0.6
1.0
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
32
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.6
-0.6
0.0
1.1
0.0
33
SS
3
1921
1928
HIL/CAS
0.5
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.3
34
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
35
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.5
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
36
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
37
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.4
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.1
38
CF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.4
-0.3
0.7
0.0
-0.0
39
2B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
40
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.4
-0.4
-0.0
0.9
-0.0
41
SP
2
1931
1932
NBY/PBG
0.4
-0.1
-0.0
0.5
0.0
42
1B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
0.4
0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
43
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
44
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
45
LF
1
1928
1928
PTG/CAS
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
46
SS
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.3
-0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
47
3B
2
1930
1931
HIL/BBS
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.0
48
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
49
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
50
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
51
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/BBS
0.2
-1.1
-0.0
1.4
-0.0
52
1B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.2
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.2
53
RP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
54
1B
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.2
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.2
55
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
56
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
57
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
58
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
59
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
60
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.2
-0.0
61
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.1
62
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
63
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
64
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
66
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
67
C
2
1926
1928
PTG/HBG
0.1
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
68
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
69
C
2
1925
1931
BAG/NBY
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
72
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
73
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
74
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
75
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
77
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
SS
2
1921
1922
HIL
0.0
-0.3
0.3
0.0
0.1
80
LF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
81
RF
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
82
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
SS
1
1928
1928
CAS/PTG
-0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
84
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
-
2
1925
1928
PTG/BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
87
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
88
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
90
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
91
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
92
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
93
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
94
LF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
95
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
96
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
97
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
98
C
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
99
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
101
3B
3
1930
1932
MULT
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
102
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
1B
3
1921
1930
HIL/CAS
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.1
104
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG/HBG
-0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.4
-0.0
105
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
106
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
107
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
108
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
109
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
110
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
111
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
112
RF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
113
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
114
3B
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
115
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
116
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
117
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
118
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
119
2B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
120
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
121
SP
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
-0.3
-0.0
0.1
-0.3
-0.0
122
C
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
123
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
124
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
125
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
126
RF
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
127
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
128
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
129
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
130
C
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
131
3B
2
1925
1931
MULT
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.2
132
C
2
1925
1930
BAG/HIL
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.2
133
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.4
0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
134
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
135
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
136
3B
2
1926
1931
HBG/NBY
-0.4
0.3
-0.8
0.0
0.1
137
2B
3
1926
1931
MULT
-0.4
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.2
138
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
139
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
140
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
141
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
142
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
143
SS
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.5
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.1
144
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
145
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
146
CF
2
1925
1931
BBS/NLG
-0.6
0.7
-1.2
0.0
-0.1
147
1B
2
1921
1925
BAG/HIL
-0.6
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.3
148
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
149
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
150
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
-0.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
0.0
151
2B
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.7
-0.0
-0.7
0.0
0.0
152
1B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.8
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
153
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
154
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
0.0
155
RP
4
1926
1932
MULT
-1.0
0.2
-0.0
-1.1
-0.0
156
SP
3
1926
1930
MULT
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.9
0.0
157
2B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
-1.1
-0.9
-0.0
-0.4
0.2
158
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.1
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
159
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.2
-1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
160
CF
2
1925
1930
BAG/HIL
-1.5
-1.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
161
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.5
-0.3
0.0
-1.2
0.0
162
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-2.0
-0.2
0.0
-1.8
0.0
163
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-2.3
-0.3
0.0
-2.0
0.0

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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.

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