1927 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1927 Homestead Grays


2 - 4


(2nd place in the Negro Leagues vs. Major Leagues )

1922 / 1928 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (2-4)

Top Hitter


Martín
Dihigo

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
63
2nd ERA+
75
2nd
OPS
.502
2nd ERA
3.50
2nd
BA
.211
2nd BA
.248
2nd
OBP
.229
2nd K/BB
1.83
2nd
SLG
.273
2nd K%
7.1%
2nd
BB%
2.2%
2nd BB%
3.9%
2nd
K%
HR%
1.3%
2nd
ISO
.063
2nd WHIP
1.17
2nd

Notes:


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


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
29
3
27.0
13
3
1
1
0
2
.941
.961
5.33
6.21
0.2
6.9
0.2
0.0
35
1
9.0
4
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
.961
4.00
6.21
-0.4
-39.7
-0.4
0.0
2
4
36.0
17
3
1
1
0
2
.952
.961
5.00
6.21
-0.2
-4.7
-0.2
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
30
4
36.0
42
2
0
2
1.000
.976
11.00
10.52
0.1
2.9
0.1
1
4
36.0
42
2
0
2
1.000
.976
11.00
10.52
0.1
2.9
0.1


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
22
3
23.0
6
12
1
0
.947
.944
7.04
6.46
1.3
56.3
1.3
29
1
9.0
3
3
1
1
.857
.944
6.00
6.46
-0.5
-58.7
-0.5
27
1
4.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.944
4.50
6.46
-1.0
-262.0
-1.0
3
5
36.0
11
15
3
1
.897
.944
6.50
6.46
-0.3
-7.8
-0.3


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
31
2
18.0
1
6
1
0
.875
.944
3.50
2.15
1.7
92.0
1.7
25
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.944
0.00
2.15
-1.0
-111.4
-1.0
29
1
9.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.944
1.00
2.15
-0.4
-43.6
-0.4
3
4
36.0
1
7
1
0
.889
.944
2.00
2.15
0.3
7.2
0.3


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
22
2
13.0
3
6
0
1
1.000
.930
6.23
5.07
0.3
26.2
0.3
27
2
14.0
3
4
1
1
.875
.930
4.50
5.07
-1.1
-81.1
-1.1
27
1
9.0
1
5
1
0
.857
.930
6.00
5.07
0.8
83.5
0.8
3
5
36.0
7
15
2
2
.917
.930
5.50
5.07
-0.0
-1.2
-0.0


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
22
3
27.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.67
1.89
1.7
61.7
1.7
0.0
1
3
27.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.67
1.89
1.7
61.7
1.7
0.0


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
4
36.0
11
0
0
0
1.000
.952
2.75
2.25
-0.1
-1.8
-0.1
0.0
22
1
9.0
1
0
1
0
.500
.952
1.00
2.25
-1.1
-120.4
-1.1
0.0
2
5
45.0
12
0
1
0
.923
.952
2.40
2.25
-1.1
-25.6
-1.1
0.0


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
31
4
36.0
7
0
0
0
1.000
.933
1.75
1.77
-0.2
-6.9
0.1
-0.3
1
4
36.0
7
0
0
0
1.000
.933
1.75
1.77
-0.2
-6.9
0.1
-0.3


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
33
2
13.2
1
2
1
0
.750
.950
1.98
2.41
29
1
9.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.950
3.00
2.41
41
1
9.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.950
2.00
2.41
32
1
4.1
1
1
0
1
1.000
.950
4.15
2.41
4
5
36.0
3
7
1
1
.909
.950
2.50
2.41


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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