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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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SS
6
1941
1946
CAG
2.6
1.1
0.8
0.0
0.7
2
2B
3
1941
1945
BBB/CAG
2.3
2.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
3
1B
5
1941
1945
CAG
2.3
2.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
4
RF
3
1943
1945
CAG
1.9
1.3
0.9
0.0
-0.3
5
CF
3
1943
1945
CAG/WES
1.7
1.0
0.6
0.2
-0.0
6
RP
3
1942
1944
CAG
1.7
-0.1
0.0
1.7
0.0
7
3B
6
1941
1946
CAG/WES
1.6
1.2
0.4
0.0
0.0
8
SP
4
1940
1947
BBB/WES
1.5
-0.0
0.0
1.5
-0.0
9
C
4
1945
1948
MULT
1.4
0.5
0.9
0.0
0.1
10
SS
4
1944
1948
WES/SPS
1.3
0.4
0.8
0.0
0.1
11
C
2
1943
1944
MULT
1.2
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.1
12
2B
3
1940
1943
BBB
1.1
1.1
-0.2
0.0
0.2
13
3B
3
1944
1946
WES/CAG
1.0
0.9
0.2
0.0
-0.0
14
C
1
1947
1947
CAG
0.9
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
15
1B
3
1940
1947
BBB/CAG
0.9
0.9
0.2
0.0
-0.2
16
SP
2
1940
1941
BBB
0.8
0.3
0.0
0.6
-0.0
17
2B
2
1946
1947
CAG
0.8
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.1
18
CF
1
1942
1942
CAG
0.7
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1
19
SS
4
1945
1948
CAG
0.6
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.2
20
C
2
1940
1941
BBB
0.6
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
21
SP
3
1945
1947
CAG
0.5
-0.3
0.0
0.8
0.0
22
2B
4
1943
1948
WES/BBB
0.5
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.1
23
1B
5
1941
1947
CAG
0.5
1.4
-0.7
0.0
-0.2
24
2B
1
1943
1943
CAG
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
RP
2
1941
1943
BBB
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
26
1B
2
1944
1945
CAG
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
27
2B
2
1945
1946
CAG
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
28
RP
1
1948
1948
CAG
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
29
3B
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
30
3B
4
1941
1945
MULT
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
31
RF
2
1940
1941
BBB
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
32
RP
1
1942
1942
CAG
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
33
LF
6
1942
1947
CAG
0.4
1.2
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
34
CF
3
1944
1947
SPS/WES
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.0
35
SP
3
1941
1943
CAG
0.3
-0.1
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
36
C
1
1941
1941
CAG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
RP
1
1948
1948
WES/CAG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
38
RP
2
1942
1943
CAG
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
39
RP
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
40
3B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
41
CF
3
1946
1948
CAG/WES
0.3
0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
42
RP
2
1941
1947
WES/BBB
0.3
0.1
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
43
RP
3
1946
1948
CAG
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
44
RP
1
1945
1945
CAG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
45
SS
1
1948
1948
CAG
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
46
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
47
1B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.2
0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
48
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
49
CF
4
1941
1945
CAG
0.2
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.2
50
RP
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
51
SP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
52
SS
1
1941
1941
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
53
3B
1
1941
1941
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
54
2B
1
1947
1947
WES
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
55
RP
3
1945
1947
CAG
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.4
-0.0
56
RP
1
1948
1948
WES
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
57
RP
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
58
C
2
1942
1943
CAG/BBB
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.4
0.0
59
CF
2
1940
1941
BBB
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
60
RF
1
1946
1946
CAG
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
61
-
2
1947
1948
WES
0.1
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
62
RP
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
63
2B
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.1
0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
64
1B
2
1947
1948
WES
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
65
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.2
-0.0
66
RP
2
1947
1948
WES
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
67
CF
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
68
2B
1
1945
1945
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
69
1B
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
70
1B
3
1943
1946
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
71
RP
2
1946
1947
WES
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
72
RP
2
1946
1948
WES/SPS
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
73
LF
2
1947
1948
WES
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
74
C
2
1940
1941
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
CF
1
1946
1946
CAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
76
2B
2
1941
1944
WES/CAG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
77
C
3
1944
1946
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
78
LF
2
1946
1948
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
79
3B
1
1943
1943
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
80
C
1
1945
1945
CAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
1B
2
1941
1943
BBB
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
82
RF
3
1941
1943
CAG/BBB
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.1
83
RP
2
1941
1942
CAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
-0.0
84
3B
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
86
SS
1
1941
1941
CAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
87
RP
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
88
SS
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
2B
1
1947
1947
CAG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
90
3B
1
1948
1948
CAG
0.1
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
91
CF
1
1948
1948
WES
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
92
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
93
RP
2
1944
1945
WES
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
94
-
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
3B
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
97
3B
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
98
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
LF
3
1944
1948
WES
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
100
3B
1
1940
1940
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
CF
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
102
RF
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
103
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
104
SS
1
1944
1944
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
106
2B
1
1942
1942
CAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
107
2B
1
1943
1943
CAG
0.0
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
108
C
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
CF
1
1946
1946
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
110
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
-
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
C
1
1946
1946
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
114
C
1
1945
1945
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1945
1945
CAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
RP
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
118
C
1
1946
1946
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
2B
1
1941
1941
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
120
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
-
1
1948
1948
WES
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
-
1
1941
1941
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
-
1
1945
1945
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
-
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
127
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
128
2B
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
129
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
130
1B
2
1944
1945
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
131
3B
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
132
SS
1
1945
1945
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
133
SS
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
134
RF
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
135
-
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
-
1
1945
1945
WES
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
137
SP
5
1941
1946
CAG
-0.0
0.9
-0.2
-0.7
-0.0
138
2B
2
1946
1947
CAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
139
-
2
1940
1942
BBB/CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
140
3B
2
1941
1943
BBB
-0.0
-0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
141
-
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
142
SS
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
143
-
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
144
LF
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
145
RF
3
1946
1948
CAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
146
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
147
C
1
1946
1946
CAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
148
RF
2
1944
1947
WES/CAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
149
SS
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
150
1B
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
151
C
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
152
RF
3
1946
1948
CAG
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
153
RP
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
154
LF
1
1948
1948
CAG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
155
2B
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
156
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
157
LF
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
158
-
1
1947
1947
WES
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
159
RP
1
1948
1948
WES
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
160
3B
3
1946
1948
WES/SPS
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
161
LF
1
1948
1948
CAG
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
162
SP
3
1941
1945
WES/CAG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
163
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
164
RP
1
1947
1947
WES
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
165
RP
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
166
1B
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
167
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
168
C
2
1942
1944
CAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
169
RP
4
1942
1945
CAG
-0.2
0.4
0.0
-0.5
0.0
170
-
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
171
LF
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.2
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
172
-
1
1946
1946
WES/SPS
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
173
CF
1
1941
1941
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
174
1B
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
175
3B
1
1941
1941
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
176
RP
2
1943
1948
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
177
-
1
1948
1948
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
178
RP
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
179
C
2
1945
1948
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
180
RP
3
1946
1948
CAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
181
-
1
1945
1945
WES
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
182
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
183
-
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
184
-
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
185
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.0
186
CF
1
1940
1940
BBB
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
187
-
1
1948
1948
CAG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
188
C
1
1942
1942
CAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
189
C
3
1940
1948
CAG/BBB
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
190
LF
2
1940
1942
BBB/CAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
191
1B
3
1944
1946
WES
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
192
-
1
1941
1941
CAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
193
C
2
1940
1946
BBB/WES
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
194
-
1
1944
1944
CAG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
195
C
3
1941
1948
WES/CAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
196
RP
2
1946
1947
CAG/WES
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
197
2B
1
1941
1941
CAG
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
198
-
1
1945
1945
CAG
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
199
-
1
1948
1948
CAG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
200
-
1
1947
1947
CAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.1
-0.4
-0.0
201
SS
2
1940
1941
BBB
-0.4
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.2
202
LF
2
1941
1942
CAG
-0.4
0.5
0.0
-0.9
-0.0
203
-
1
1946
1946
SPS
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
204
RP
3
1946
1948
WES
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
205
2B
2
1942
1943
CAG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.1
206
-
1
1946
1946
CAG
-0.5
0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
207
RP
3
1941
1943
CAG
-0.6
0.1
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
208
-
2
1947
1948
CAG
-0.8
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
-0.0
209
SP
4
1941
1945
MULT
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.6
0.0
210
RP
2
1941
1943
BBB
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0

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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