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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Notes:




Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
6
9
9
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NAL
26
SP
5
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
8
CAG
NAL
27
RP
5
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
MULT
28
SP
19
52
51
2
13
2
1
0
5
0
1
0
0
0
.255
.269
.333
.603
96
29
SP
11
31
30
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.133
.133
.167
.300
-8
30
SP
12
31
30
3
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.226
.200
.426
27
MULT
MULT
31
SP
7
24
24
2
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
0
32
SP
9
19
19
1
4
2
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.211
.211
.316
.526
46
33
SP
4
10
10
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.400
.500
.900
151
9
4
SP
78
186
183
12
36
6
1
0
10
0
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
.197
.205
.240
.446
36
162 Game Average
386
380
25
75
12
2
0
21
0
0
4
81
0
0
2
0
0
.197
.205
.240
.446
36
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
77
182
179
11
35
6
1
0
10
0
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
.196
.204
.240
.445
36
1
vs Major Leagues
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
53
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
9
14
13
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.071
.000
.071
-78
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
63
162
160
9
34
6
1
0
10
0
1
0
1
0
.213
.217
.263
.480
46
5
West All Stars
RP
5
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
47
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
RP
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
53



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
9
.000
.314
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
NAL
6
.160
.295
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.076
CAG
NAL
4
.000
.301
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.077
MULT
52
.286
.297
1.9%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.078
.069
31
.138
.304
0.0%
3.2%
6.7%
0.00
0.0%
0.5%
.033
.075
31
.208
.317
3.2%
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.088
MULT
MULT
24
.160
.319
0.0%
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.076
19
.243
.341
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.105
.097
10
.417
.334
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
0.9%
.100
.105
9
4
186
.211
.312
1.1%
7.5%
14.3%
4.9%
0.00
1.38
0.0%
0.6%
.044
.079
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
182
.210
.312
1.1%
7.5%
33.3%
4.3%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.5%
.045
.079
1
vs Major Leagues
4
.230
.299
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
5.6%
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.102
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Birmingham Black Barons
14
.054
.314
7.1%
9.3%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
8
Chicago American Giants
162
.226
.311
0.6%
7.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.050
.079
5
West All Stars
6
.161
.341
0.0%
8.5%
33.3%
4.3%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
4
.230
.299
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
5.6%
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.102

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