1927 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Homestead Grays


8 - 2


(1st place in the Independent Clubs )

1918 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (6-1)

Top Hitter


Bobby
Williams

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

League Ranks (1 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
81
th ERA+
104
th
OPS
.820
th ERA
2.66
th
BA
.333
th BA
OBP
.385
th K/BB
2.22
th
SLG
.435
th K%
16.1%
th
BB%
7.2%
th BB%
7.2%
th
K%
HR%
ISO
.101
th WHIP
1.13
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
6
20
17
2
6
0
0
0
4
0
1
0
0
2
.353
.389
.353
.742
63
1B
30
7
29
27
4
6
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
1
.222
.250
.259
.509
12
2B
29
6
25
19
3
6
0
1
0
1
0
5
0
0
1
.316
.458
.421
.879
94
3B
27
6
22
22
4
7
2
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.318
.318
.409
.727
59
SS
31
7
28
25
3
10
2
0
1
4
2
3
0
0
0
.400
.464
.600
1.064
132
LF
22
7
30
25
5
11
1
0
1
4
0
4
1
0
1
.440
.517
.600
1.117
144
CF
6
25
23
3
8
2
0
0
4
0
2
0
0
0
.348
.400
.435
.835
83
RF
31
7
32
29
3
10
3
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
1
.345
.387
.448
.835
83
3B
29
1
4
3
1
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
1.000
1.500
224
2B
22
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
10
C
30
1
4
3
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
85
SP
31
4
16
16
2
5
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.313
.313
.375
.688
50
SP
32
3
9
9
0
2
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
-2
SP
33
2
8
8
0
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
10
SP
41
3
8
7
2
3
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
.429
.429
.714
1.143
148
PR
29
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
16
68
264
237
34
79
12
3
2
31
5
19
1
1
7
.333
.385
.435
.820
81
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
31
RF
32
.378
.417
6.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.103
.112
22
LF
30
.501
.417
13.3%
9.4%
3.3%
0.4%
4.00
22.00
3.3%
0.9%
.160
.112
30
1B
29
.236
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.037
.112
31
SS
28
.490
.417
10.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
3.6%
0.9%
.200
.112
CF
25
.393
.417
8.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.087
.112
29
2B
25
.406
.417
20.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.105
.112
27
3B
22
.336
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.091
.112
35
C
20
.321
.417
5.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
31
SP
16
.320
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.063
.112
32
SP
9
.210
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
33
SP
8
.237
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
41
SP
8
.446
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.286
.112
29
3B
4
.606
.417
25.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.667
.112
30
C
4
.423
.417
25.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
22
2B
4
.237
.417
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
22.00
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.112
29
PR
.000
.417
9.4%
0.4%
22.00
0.9%
.112
16
264
.375
.417
7.2%
9.4%
0.4%
0.4%
19.00
22.00
0.8%
0.9%
.101
.112
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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