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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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Notes:


• Buried: Beverly National Cemetery (Beverly, NJ)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
3
1925
1931
BBS/BAG
9.5
4.3
3.9
0.0
1.3
2
3B
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.3
0.7
2.3
0.0
0.3
3
LF
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.9
1.3
1.0
-0.2
-0.3
4
CF
1
1931
1931
NBY
1.0
-0.0
1.0
0.0
-0.0
5
SP
2
1927
1930
BAG/HIL
4.5
0.8
0.5
3.4
-0.3
6
CF
5
1921
1932
MULT
1.0
0.8
0.5
0.0
-0.4
7
2B
3
1925
1932
MULT
2.4
1.9
0.4
0.0
0.1
8
LF
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.8
0.7
0.4
0.0
-0.3
9
1B
4
1921
1930
MULT
1.0
1.1
0.3
0.0
-0.4
10
LF
2
1926
1931
HBG/NBY
2.0
2.1
0.2
0.0
-0.3
11
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
12
SP
3
1921
1931
NBY/HIL
1.6
0.5
0.2
0.9
-0.0
13
3B
2
1925
1927
NLG/BAG
3.0
2.4
0.2
0.0
0.4
14
2B
2
1927
1931
NBY/BAG
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
15
1B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.2
16
C
2
1926
1928
PTG/HBG
0.1
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
17
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
18
1B
2
1921
1925
HIL/BAG
-0.6
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.3
19
-
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.2
-0.4
0.1
0.0
0.1
20
1B
3
1921
1928
PTG/HIL
0.8
1.1
0.1
0.0
-0.3
21
SS
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.0
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.3
22
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
23
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
24
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
25
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
-0.0
0.0
26
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
27
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.9
-0.1
0.1
0.9
-0.0
28
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
31
C
2
1925
1931
BAG/NBY
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
C
2
1928
1929
DMS/CAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
C
2
1926
1928
HBG/PTG
1.1
1.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
36
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
C
2
1925
1927
BAG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
38
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
39
SP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
40
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
41
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
42
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
43
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
44
2B
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
45
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.9
0.0
0.0
1.9
0.0
46
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
47
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
48
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
49
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
50
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
51
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
52
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.7
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
53
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
54
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
-0.1
55
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
56
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
57
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
58
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
2.2
-0.0
0.0
2.3
0.0
59
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
60
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.9
0.0
61
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
62
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
63
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
7.6
-0.4
0.0
8.0
0.0
64
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
65
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.7
-0.2
0.0
-1.6
0.0
66
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
67
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
68
1B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
69
-
2
1928
1929
DMS/CAS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
70
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
71
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
72
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
73
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
75
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.2
0.1
76
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
0.6
0.8
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
77
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
78
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
79
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG/HBG
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.6
-0.0
80
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
SP
3
1926
1930
MULT
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
82
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
-0.8
-0.6
0.0
-0.3
0.0
84
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
85
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.2
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
86
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.1
1.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
88
SP
2
1929
1931
DMS/BBS
0.9
-0.3
0.0
1.2
0.0
89
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
90
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
91
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.4
-0.1
0.0
-1.3
0.0
92
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
93
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
94
-
2
1925
1928
PTG/BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
SP
1
1921
1921
HIL
2.6
0.1
0.0
2.5
0.0
96
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
97
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
98
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
99
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
100
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
101
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.7
0.0
102
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
0.6
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.2
103
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
104
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
105
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/BBS
0.8
-0.6
-0.0
1.4
-0.0
106
2B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
107
SP
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
108
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.5
0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
109
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
110
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
111
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
112
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
113
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
114
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
-1.6
-0.2
-0.0
-1.4
-0.0
115
RP
4
1926
1932
MULT
-1.0
0.3
-0.0
-1.3
-0.0
116
3B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
118
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
119
SP
2
1926
1930
HBG/HIL
1.6
-0.3
-0.0
1.9
-0.0
120
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
122
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.5
0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
123
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
124
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
125
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.7
-0.1
-0.1
0.9
-0.0
126
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
127
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
128
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
129
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
130
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
131
-
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.1
-1.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
132
RF
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
133
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
134
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.1
-0.1
-0.2
-0.0
135
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
136
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
137
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
138
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
139
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
140
C
2
1930
1932
HIL/PBG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
141
C
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.3
3.3
-0.1
0.0
0.2
142
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
2.8
-0.1
-0.1
3.0
-0.0
143
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
144
LF
1
1928
1928
PTG/CAS
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
145
2B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
146
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
147
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
148
SP
5
1921
1932
MULT
3.8
1.1
-0.2
2.9
-0.0
149
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
150
SS
1
1928
1928
CAS/PTG
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
151
3B
3
1930
1932
MULT
-0.1
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
152
1B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.8
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
153
3B
2
1930
1931
HIL/BBS
0.3
0.6
-0.3
0.0
0.0
154
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
155
-
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.1
-0.9
-0.3
0.0
0.1
156
SS
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.6
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.1
157
3B
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
158
C
3
1925
1930
BAG/HIL
-0.2
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.4
159
RF
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
1.8
2.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
160
SS
4
1921
1929
MULT
0.5
0.6
-0.4
0.0
0.3
161
2B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
-1.4
-0.9
-0.4
-0.4
0.2
162
LF
4
1925
1930
MULT
-1.5
-0.8
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
163
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
7.1
2.1
-0.4
5.5
-0.1
164
2B
3
1926
1931
MULT
-0.5
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.2
165
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.3
0.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
166
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.3
1.7
-0.5
0.0
0.1
167
CF
7
1921
1930
MULT
3.7
4.9
-0.5
0.0
-0.7
168
3B
2
1925
1931
MULT
-0.5
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.2
169
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.2
0.5
-0.7
0.0
-0.0
170
3B
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
2.6
3.2
-0.7
0.0
-0.0
171
3B
2
1926
1931
HBG/NBY
-0.5
0.2
-0.8
0.0
0.1
172
2B
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.5
0.3
-0.8
0.0
0.0
173
CF
4
1921
1929
MULT
1.7
2.9
-0.9
0.0
-0.3
174
CF
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.5
2.6
-1.0
-0.0
-0.1
175
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
0.7
1.5
-1.3
0.3
0.2
176
CF
2
1925
1931
NLG/BBS
-0.7
0.8
-1.3
0.0
-0.1

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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