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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Notes:


• Buried: Beverly National Cemetery (Beverly, NJ)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
7.6
-0.4
0.0
8.0
0.0
2
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
7.1
2.1
-0.4
5.5
-0.1
3
SP
2
1927
1930
BAG/HIL
4.7
0.8
0.6
3.5
-0.3
4
SP
1
1931
1931
BBS
2.8
-0.1
-0.1
3.0
-0.0
5
SP
5
1921
1932
MULT
3.8
1.1
-0.2
3.0
-0.0
6
SP
1
1921
1921
HIL
2.6
0.1
0.0
2.5
0.0
7
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
2.2
-0.0
0.0
2.3
0.0
8
SP
2
1926
1930
HIL/HBG
1.6
-0.3
-0.0
2.0
-0.0
9
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.9
0.0
0.0
1.9
0.0
10
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/BBS
0.8
-0.6
-0.0
1.4
-0.0
11
SP
2
1929
1931
DMS/BBS
0.9
-0.3
0.0
1.2
0.0
12
SP
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.9
-0.1
0.1
0.9
-0.0
13
SP
3
1921
1931
HIL/NBY
1.5
0.4
0.2
0.9
-0.0
14
SP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.7
-0.1
-0.1
0.9
-0.0
15
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
16
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
17
SP
2
1925
1926
HBG/BAG
0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.6
-0.0
18
SP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
19
SP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
20
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
21
RP
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
22
2B
1
1927
1927
BAG
0.7
1.5
-1.3
0.3
0.2
23
RP
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
24
SP
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
25
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.2
0.1
26
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
27
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
28
-
2
1928
1929
CAS/DMS
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
29
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
30
1B
3
1921
1928
HIL/PTG
0.8
1.1
0.1
0.0
-0.3
31
3B
2
1926
1931
HBG/BBS
2.6
3.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
32
2B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
33
CF
5
1921
1932
MULT
1.1
0.9
0.5
0.0
-0.4
34
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
35
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
36
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
37
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.5
0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.1
38
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
39
3B
3
1930
1932
MULT
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
40
C
2
1925
1931
NBY/BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
SS
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.0
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.3
42
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.2
0.5
-0.7
0.0
-0.0
43
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
44
RF
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
45
-
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.1
-0.9
-0.3
0.0
0.1
46
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
47
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
48
2B
1
1929
1929
DMS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
49
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
50
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
51
C
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
52
2B
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.5
0.3
-0.8
0.0
0.0
53
1B
2
1921
1925
HIL/BAG
-0.6
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.3
54
1B
4
1921
1930
MULT
0.9
1.0
0.3
0.0
-0.4
55
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
2B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
57
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
3B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
59
3B
2
1930
1931
BBS/HIL
0.3
0.6
-0.3
0.0
0.0
60
RF
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
1.8
2.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
61
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
62
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
63
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
64
3B
2
1926
1931
NBY/HBG
-0.5
0.2
-0.8
0.0
0.1
65
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.7
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
66
3B
2
1925
1931
MULT
-0.5
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.2
67
3B
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.4
0.7
2.4
0.0
0.3
68
C
2
1926
1928
PTG/HBG
0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
69
C
2
1925
1927
BAG
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
70
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
71
C
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
72
-
1
1928
1928
CAS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
73
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
74
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
75
LF
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.8
0.7
0.4
0.0
-0.3
76
1B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
77
2B
3
1926
1931
MULT
-0.5
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.2
78
C
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
79
LF
2
1926
1931
HBG/NBY
2.0
2.1
0.2
0.0
-0.3
80
C
2
1926
1928
HBG/PTG
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
LF
1
1928
1928
PTG/CAS
0.3
0.5
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
82
CF
4
1921
1929
MULT
1.7
2.9
-0.9
0.0
-0.3
83
SS
4
1921
1929
MULT
0.5
0.6
-0.4
0.0
0.3
84
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
86
C
3
1925
1930
HIL/BAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.4
87
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
SS
2
1930
1932
PBG/HIL
-0.5
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.1
89
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
90
C
2
1930
1932
HIL/PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
91
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.5
0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
92
2B
3
1925
1932
MULT
2.4
1.8
0.4
0.0
0.1
93
SS
3
1925
1931
BAG/BBS
9.5
4.3
3.9
0.0
1.3
94
SS
1
1930
1930
HIL
1.3
1.6
-0.4
0.0
0.1
95
3B
2
1925
1927
NLG/BAG
3.0
2.4
0.2
0.0
0.4
96
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
97
-
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
98
LF
1
1930
1930
HIL
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
99
SS
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
100
1B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.2
101
C
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
102
2B
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
103
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
LF
4
1925
1930
MULT
-1.3
-0.7
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
105
2B
1
1931
1931
BBS
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
106
2B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.1
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
107
-
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
109
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
110
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
111
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
112
C
2
1921
1922
HIL
3.3
3.3
-0.1
0.0
0.2
113
SS
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.2
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
114
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
1.1
1.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
3B
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
116
RF
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
117
-
2
1921
1922
HIL
-0.2
-0.4
0.1
0.0
0.1
118
CF
1
1931
1931
NBY
1.0
-0.0
1.0
0.0
-0.0
119
1B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.8
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
120
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
121
3B
1
1926
1926
HBG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
122
2B
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.2
0.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
123
2B
2
1927
1931
NBY/BAG
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
124
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
125
-
1
1931
1931
BBS
-1.1
-1.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
126
CF
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
127
RF
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
128
CF
2
1925
1931
BBS/NLG
-0.7
0.8
-1.3
0.0
-0.1
129
-
2
1925
1928
BAG/PTG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
130
C
2
1928
1929
DMS/CAS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
131
CF
7
1921
1930
MULT
4.0
5.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.7
132
3B
1
1932
1932
PBG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
133
3B
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
134
C
1
1927
1927
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
135
3B
1
1931
1931
NBY
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
136
CF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
137
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.8
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.0
138
SS
1
1928
1928
CAS/PTG
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.1
139
C
1
1921
1921
HIL
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
140
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG/BAG
0.6
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.2
141
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
-0.0
0.0
142
CF
1
1926
1926
HBG
1.5
2.6
-1.0
-0.0
-0.1
143
RF
1
1925
1925
BAG/NLG
0.6
0.8
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
144
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
145
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
146
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
147
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
148
LF
1
1927
1927
BAG
1.9
1.3
1.0
-0.2
-0.3
149
-
1
1921
1921
HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
150
SP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.1
-0.1
-0.2
-0.0
151
RP
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
152
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
153
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
154
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
155
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG/NLG
-0.8
-0.6
0.0
-0.3
0.0
156
RP
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
157
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
158
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
159
RF
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
-0.1
160
-
1
1932
1932
PBG
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
161
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
162
-
1
1922
1922
HIL
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
163
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
-0.0
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
164
-
1
1928
1928
PTG
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
165
2B
3
1921
1928
PTG/HIL
-1.4
-0.9
-0.4
-0.4
0.2
166
SP
2
1926
1931
BBS/HBG
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
167
-
1
1930
1930
HIL
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
168
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
169
-
1
1931
1931
NBY
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
170
RP
1
1931
1931
BBS
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.7
0.0
171
SP
3
1926
1930
MULT
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
172
2B
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.9
0.0
173
RP
4
1926
1932
MULT
-0.7
0.4
-0.0
-1.1
-0.0
174
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.4
-0.1
0.0
-1.3
0.0
175
SP
2
1925
1927
BAG
-1.6
-0.2
-0.0
-1.4
-0.0
176
-
1
1925
1925
NLG
-1.7
-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