Gentry Jessup - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Gentry Jessup



Joseph Gentry Jessup
(Jeep)

Born: July 11, 1914 in Mount Airy, NC
Died: March 23, 1998 in Springfield, MO
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 195
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
0
3
.000
6
4
1
0
0
24.2
21
16
30
8
13
0
0
5.84
65
NAL
26
SP
1
1
.500
5
3
1
0
0
19.2
11
11
16
9
4
0
2
5.03
75
CAG
NAL
27
RP
0
2
.000
5
1
0
0
0
13.0
7
6
16
4
5
0
0
4.15
93
MULT
28
SP
6
8
.429
17
13
9
0
1
116.0
51
42
114
1
33
55
1
5
492
3.26
106
CAG
NAL
29
SP
3
5
.375
8
8
7
0
0
65.1
27
19
63
18
29
0
0
2.62
127
CAG
NAL
30
SP
6
4
.600
10
9
7
1
0
73.2
28
21
59
21
41
0
0
2.57
151
CAG
NAL
31
SP
1
2
.333
4
4
4
0
0
44.0
18
10
37
11
29
1
4
2.05
202
7
2
SP
17
25
.405
55
42
29
1
1
356.1
163
125
335
1
104
176
2
11
492
3.16
113
162 Game Average
12
18
.405
39
29
20
1
1
249.2
114
88
235
2
73
123
1
8
1115
3.16
113
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
1
3
.250
9
7
1
0
0
40.2
32
26
47
0
15
20
0
2
44
5.75
60
6
Chicago American Giants
SP
16
22
.421
46
35
28
1
1
315.2
131
99
288
1
89
156
2
9
448
2.82
128



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
25
SP
24.2
1.54
1.33
11.8%
14.1%
7.3%
8.0%
1.63
1.76
NAL
26
SP
19.2
1.27
1.23
4.8%
14.5%
10.7%
7.2%
0.44
2.02
CAG
NAL
27
RP
13.0
1.54
1.34
8.6%
12.1%
6.9%
7.1%
1.25
1.70
MULT
28
SP
116.0
1.27
1.25
11.2%
12.8%
6.7%
7.8%
1.67
1.72
0.2%
0.2%
CAG
NAL
29
SP
65.1
1.24
1.24
10.7%
12.0%
6.6%
7.3%
1.61
1.64
CAG
NAL
30
SP
73.2
1.09
1.36
13.9%
13.4%
7.1%
8.3%
1.95
1.61
CAG
NAL
31
SP
44.0
1.09
1.43
16.1%
14.6%
6.1%
9.0%
2.64
1.62
7
2
SP
356.1
1.23
1.30
11.8%
13.1%
7.0%
7.9%
1.69
1.69
0.2%
0.4%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
40.2
1.52
1.31
10.8%
13.6%
8.1%
8.5%
1.33
1.67
0.0%
0.0%
6
Chicago American Giants
SP
315.2
1.19
1.30
12.0%
13.0%
6.8%
7.8%
1.75
1.69
0.2%
0.4%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
6
21
30
8
13
0
NAL
26
SP
5
11
16
9
4
2
CAG
NAL
27
RP
5
7
16
4
5
0
MULT
28
SP
17
492
449
51
114
12
4
1
7
33
55
5
5
.254
.312
.305
.617
CAG
NAL
29
SP
8
27
63
18
29
0
CAG
NAL
30
SP
10
28
59
21
41
0
CAG
NAL
31
SP
4
18
37
11
29
4
7
2
SP
55
492
449
163
335
12
4
1
7
104
176
11
5
.254
.312
.305
.617
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
9
44
38
32
47
3
0
0
1
15
20
2
1
.263
.349
.342
.691
6
Chicago American Giants
SP
46
448
411
131
288
9
4
1
6
89
156
9
4
.253
.309
.302
.610

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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