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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All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
6
1942
1947
0.4
1
1946
1946
0.2
2
1947
1948
0.1
2
1946
1948
0.1
3
1944
1948
0.0
Center Field Yrs First Last
3
1943
1945
1.7
1
1942
1942
0.7
3
1944
1947
0.3
3
1946
1948
0.3
4
1941
1945
0.2

Right Field Yrs First Last
3
1943
1945
1.9
2
1940
1941
0.4
1
1946
1946
0.2
3
1941
1943
0.1
1
1941
1941
0.1
Shortstop Yrs First Last
6
1941
1946
2.6
4
1944
1948
1.3
4
1945
1948
0.6
1
1948
1948
0.3
1
1941
1941
0.2
Second Base Yrs First Last
3
1941
1945
2.3
3
1940
1943
1.1
2
1946
1947
0.8
4
1943
1948
0.5
2
1945
1946
0.4
Third Base Yrs First Last
6
1941
1946
1.6
3
1944
1946
1.0
1
1940
1940
0.4
4
1941
1945
0.4
1
1946
1946
0.3
First Base Yrs First Last
5
1941
1945
2.3
3
1940
1947
0.9
5
1941
1947
0.5
2
1944
1945
0.4
1
1946
1946
0.2
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
4
1945
1948
1.4
2
1943
1944
1.2
1
1947
1947
0.9
2
1940
1941
0.6
1
1941
1941
0.3
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
9
1940
1948
7.5
4
1940
1947
1.5
2
1940
1941
0.8
3
1945
1947
0.5
3
1941
1943
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.2
5
1941
1946
-0.0
3
1941
1945
-0.1
4
1941
1945
-0.8
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1942
1944
1.7
2
1941
1943
0.4
1
1948
1948
0.4
1
1942
1942
0.4
1
1948
1948
0.3
2
1942
1943
0.3
1
1940
1940
0.3
2
1941
1947
0.3
3
1946
1948
0.3
1
1945
1945
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1940
1940
0.2
3
1945
1947
0.2
1
1948
1948
0.2
1
1946
1946
0.2
1
1940
1940
0.1
1
1946
1946
0.1
2
1947
1948
0.1
2
1946
1947
0.1
2
1946
1948
0.1

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