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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
BBS/BAG
8.5
4.0
3.2
0.0
1.2
2
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
6.5
-1.5
0.0
7.9
0.0
3
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
5.7
0.6
-0.4
5.6
-0.1
4
SP
2
1927
1930
BAG/HIL
4.9
0.8
0.6
3.8
-0.3
5
CF
6
1921
1930
MULT
3.7
4.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
6
SP
4
1921
1932
HIL/PBG
3.6
0.2
-0.2
3.7
-0.0
7
3B
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.4
0.8
2.3
0.0
0.3
8
3B
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
3.0
2.3
0.3
0.0
0.4
9
SP
1
1921
1921
HIL
2.9
-0.2
0.0
3.1
0.0
10
C
2
1921
1922
HIL
2.8
2.5
0.1
0.0
0.2
11
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/NBY
2.5
0.0
0.2
2.2
-0.0
12
2B
3
1925
1932
MULT
2.2
1.8
0.3
0.0
0.1
13
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
2.0
-0.4
-0.1
2.5
-0.0
14
LF
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.9
1.3
1.0
-0.1
-0.3
15
LF
2
1926
1931
HBG/NBY
1.9
1.8
0.3
0.0
-0.3
16
RF
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
1.8
2.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
17
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
1.8
-0.3
0.0
2.1
0.0
18
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.7
-0.1
0.0
1.9
0.0
19
3B
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
1.7
2.5
-0.8
0.0
0.0
20
CF
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.6
2.6
-0.9
-0.0
-0.1
21
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.5
1.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.4
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
23
SP
2
1926
1930
HBG/HIL
1.2
-0.7
-0.0
1.9
-0.0
24
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.2
1.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1
25
C
2
1926
1928
PTG/HBG
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
CF
3
1921
1928
PTG/HIL
1.0
2.2
-0.9
0.0
-0.3
27
LF
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.9
0.8
0.4
0.0
-0.2
28
1B
4
1921
1930
MULT
0.9
1.0
0.3
0.0
-0.4
29
CF
4
1921
1932
HIL/PBG
0.8
1.0
0.2
0.0
-0.3
30
SS
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.8
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.3
31
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
32
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
0.7
0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.2
33
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
0.7
1.5
-1.3
0.3
0.2
34
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.6
-0.4
0.1
0.9
-0.0
35
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
0.6
1.0
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
36
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.5
-0.6
0.0
1.1
0.0
37
SS
3
1921
1928
CAS/HIL
0.5
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.3
38
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
39
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.5
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
40
CF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.4
-0.3
0.7
0.0
-0.0
41
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.4
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.1
42
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
43
2B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
44
SP
2
1931
1932
NBY/PBG
0.4
-0.1
-0.0
0.5
0.0
45
1B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
0.4
0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
46
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.4
-0.4
-0.0
0.8
-0.0
47
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
48
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
49
LF
1
1928
1928
PTG/CAS
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
50
3B
2
1930
1931
BBS/HIL
0.3
0.5
-0.3
0.0
0.0
51
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
52
1B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.2
53
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
54
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
55
RP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
56
1B
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.2
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.2
57
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/BBS
0.2
-1.1
-0.0
1.3
-0.0
58
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
59
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
60
SS
2
1927
1931
NBY/BAG
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
61
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
62
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
63
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
64
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.1
65
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
66
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
68
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
69
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
70
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
71
C
2
1925
1931
BAG/NBY
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
74
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
75
C
2
1926
1928
PTG/HBG
0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
76
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
77
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
78
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
80
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
SS
2
1921
1922
HIL
0.0
-0.3
0.3
0.0
0.1
83
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
84
LF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
RF
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
86
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
SS
1
1928
1928
CAS/PTG
-0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
88
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
89
-
2
1925
1928
BAG/PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
91
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
92
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
94
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
95
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
96
LF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
97
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
98
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
99
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
100
C
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
101
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
103
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
105
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
3B
3
1930
1932
MULT
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
107
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG/HBG
-0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.4
-0.0
108
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
109
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
111
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
112
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
113
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
114
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
115
RF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
116
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.0
117
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
118
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
119
3B
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
120
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
121
2B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
122
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
123
C
3
1925
1930
HIL/BAG
-0.3
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.4
124
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
125
SP
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
-0.3
-0.0
0.1
-0.3
-0.0
126
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
127
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
128
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
129
RF
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
130
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
131
C
2
1925
1927
BAG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
132
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
133
C
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
134
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
135
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.4
0.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
136
3B
2
1925
1931
MULT
-0.4
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.2
137
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
138
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
139
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
140
3B
2
1926
1931
NBY/HBG
-0.4
0.3
-0.8
0.0
0.1
141
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
142
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
143
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
144
2B
3
1926
1931
MULT
-0.5
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.2
145
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
146
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
147
SS
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.5
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.1
148
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
149
1B
2
1921
1925
BAG/HIL
-0.6
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.3
150
CF
2
1925
1931
NLG/BBS
-0.6
0.7
-1.2
0.0
-0.1
151
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
152
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
153
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
-0.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
0.0
154
2B
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.7
-0.0
-0.7
0.0
0.0
155
1B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.8
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
156
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
157
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
0.0
158
RP
4
1926
1932
MULT
-1.0
0.2
-0.0
-1.1
-0.0
159
SP
2
1925
1927
NLG/BAG
-1.0
-1.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
160
SP
3
1926
1930
MULT
-1.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.9
0.0
161
2B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
-1.1
-0.9
-0.0
-0.4
0.2
162
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.2
-1.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
163
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.2
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
164
LF
3
1925
1930
HIL/BAG
-1.5
-0.8
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
165
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.5
-0.3
0.0
-1.2
0.0
166
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
-1.9
-0.6
-0.0
-1.3
-0.0
167
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-2.0
-0.2
0.0
-1.8
0.0
168
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-2.3
-0.3
0.0
-2.0
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