Chesley Gray - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Chesley Gray



Chesley Gray
(Chester)

Born: January 9, 1914 in Union City, TN
Died: April 18, 1996 in Ann Arbor, MI
          (82 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 165
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Notes:


• Buried: United Memorial Gardens (Plymouth, MI)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
SNS
NAL
26
C
2
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-23
NBY
NN2
28
3B
11
26
26
2
7
0
0
0
4
1
0
0
.269
.269
.269
.538
58
HSS
NN2
29
C
14
48
46
7
9
2
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
.196
.229
.239
.468
26
KCM
NAL
31
C
8
18
17
2
5
1
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
.294
.333
.471
.804
135
4
3
C
35
96
92
11
21
3
1
0
9
1
4
0
0
0
.228
.260
.283
.543
53
162 Game Average
444
426
51
97
14
5
0
42
5
19
0
0
0
.228
.260
.283
.543
53
 
Team Lg Pos
2
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
C
16
52
49
7
9
2
0
0
3
0
3
0
0
0
.184
.231
.224
.455
22
1
New York Black Yankees
3B
11
26
26
2
7
0
0
0
4
1
0
0
.269
.269
.269
.538
58
1
Kansas City Monarchs
C
8
18
17
2
5
1
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
.294
.333
.471
.804
135



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
SNS
NAL
4
.190
.318
25.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
NBY
NN2
26
.258
.326
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.093
HSS
NN2
48
.228
.354
4.2%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.043
.104
KCM
NAL
18
.368
.318
5.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.176
.090
4
3
96
.261
.338
4.2%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.054
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
52
.225
.351
5.8%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.041
.102
1
New York Black Yankees
26
.258
.326
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.093
1
Kansas City Monarchs
18
.368
.318
5.6%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.176
.090

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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