1927 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Homestead Grays


6 - 1


(1st place in the Independent Clubs )

1922 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (6-1)

Top Hitter


Bobby
Williams

Top Pitcher


George
Britt

League Ranks (1 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
81
th ERA+
104
th
OPS
.843
th ERA
2.80
th
BA
.329
th BA
OBP
.386
th K/BB
1.59
th
SLG
.457
th K%
14.7%
th
BB%
7.7%
th BB%
9.2%
th
K%
HR%
ISO
.127
th WHIP
1.18
th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
• 1 member of the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
35
4
12
10
2
5
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
2
.500
.500
.500
1.000
112
1B
30
5
21
20
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.200
.238
.250
.488
3
2B
29
4
18
12
2
5
0
1
0
1
0
5
0
0
1
.417
.588
.583
1.172
149
3B
27
5
18
18
3
5
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.278
.278
.389
.667
40
SS
31
5
20
17
3
7
1
0
1
3
2
3
0
0
0
.412
.500
.647
1.147
141
LF
22
5
22
20
4
8
0
0
1
3
0
2
1
0
0
.400
.455
.550
1.005
112
CF
4
17
15
3
5
2
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
.333
.412
.467
.878
86
RF
31
5
24
22
2
8
3
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
1
.364
.391
.500
.891
88
C
30
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
79
3B
29
1
4
3
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
1.000
1.500
211
2B
22
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
6
SP
31
2
9
9
1
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.333
.556
16
SP
32
2
9
9
0
2
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
-6
SP
33
2
8
8
0
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
6
SP
41
2
4
3
2
1
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
.333
.333
1.000
1.333
173
PR
29
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
16
49
194
173
27
57
10
3
2
25
5
15
1
1
5
.329
.386
.457
.843
81
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
RF
24
.387
.423
4.2%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.136
.133
22
LF
22
.459
.423
9.1%
9.9%
4.5%
0.6%
2.00
17.00
4.5%
1.2%
.150
.133
30
1B
21
.231
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.050
.133
31
SS
20
.514
.423
15.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
5.0%
1.2%
.235
.133
29
2B
18
.502
.423
27.8%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.167
.133
27
3B
18
.299
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.111
.133
CF
17
.404
.423
11.8%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.133
.133
35
C
12
.387
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.133
31
SP
9
.248
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.111
.133
32
SP
9
.206
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.133
33
SP
8
.232
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.133
22
2B
4
.232
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.133
29
3B
4
.593
.423
25.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.667
.133
41
SP
4
.410
.423
0.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.667
.133
30
C
4
.416
.423
25.0%
9.9%
0.0%
0.6%
17.00
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.133
29
PR
.000
.423
9.9%
0.6%
17.00
1.2%
.133
16
194
.376
.423
7.7%
9.9%
0.5%
0.6%
15.00
17.00
1.0%
1.2%
.127
.133
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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