1929 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Homestead Grays


32 - 29 - 3


32 - 29 - 3 in the American Negro League

1928 / 1930 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (32-29-3)

Top Hitter


Vic
Harris

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
90
4th ERA+
110
3rd
OPS
.776
4th ERA
4.75
3rd
BA
.300
4th BA
.287
2nd
OBP
.357
4th K/BB
1.46
1st
SLG
.419
4th K%
11.6%
1st
BB%
7.7%
6th BB%
7.9%
2nd
K%
0.2%
5th HR%
1.0%
1st
ISO
.119
4th WHIP
1.47
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
26
59
230
205
37
65
12
5
2
34
3
0
19
0
0
6
.317
.375
.454
.829
103
1B
32
42
166
150
19
53
9
2
1
36
0
0
8
1
3
5
.353
.398
.460
.858
110
2B
31
43
160
145
17
32
8
1
1
19
3
0
10
0
0
5
.221
.271
.310
.581
43
3B
29
47
196
176
45
64
13
2
13
52
2
0
18
2
1
1
.364
.426
.682
1.107
168
SS
27
45
185
169
45
62
18
4
1
29
8
1
10
0
0
6
.367
.402
.538
.941
130
LF
24
62
281
253
50
76
12
6
3
38
8
0
24
0
0
4
.300
.361
.431
.792
94
CF
29
40
159
133
26
35
3
4
1
14
0
0
17
0
0
9
.263
.347
.368
.715
76
RF
33
49
207
191
32
61
5
1
1
24
3
0
13
1
0
3
.319
.363
.372
.734
81
3B
27
45
169
149
20
41
5
3
1
18
2
0
18
0
0
2
.275
.353
.369
.722
78
LF
34
34
140
122
19
27
2
5
1
14
1
0
12
0
0
6
.221
.291
.344
.635
56
LF
35
27
87
75
19
29
2
0
0
10
1
0
10
0
1
1
.387
.465
.413
.878
118
SS
27
22
79
69
9
17
1
3
0
8
0
0
6
0
0
4
.246
.307
.348
.654
61
2B
28
8
33
25
6
12
2
1
0
7
0
0
6
0
2
0
.480
.606
.640
1.246
207
SS
25
8
28
25
4
7
2
0
0
5
0
0
2
0
0
1
.280
.333
.360
.693
71
LF
30
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
23
SS
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
1
2
2
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
393
SP
28
27
77
73
6
27
4
1
0
8
0
0
0
0
0
4
.370
.370
.452
.822
101
SP
43
17
51
49
5
6
1
0
0
3
0
0
2
0
0
0
.122
.157
.143
.300
-26
SP
34
18
47
39
6
7
1
0
0
3
0
0
3
0
1
4
.179
.256
.205
.461
15
SP
33
17
36
35
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
.171
.194
.171
.366
-9
SP
35
4
16
13
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
.077
.200
.077
.277
-29
SP
29
2
6
5
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
.600
.600
.600
1.200
196
SP
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
25
623
2366
2114
370
634
100
38
25
329
31
1
181
4
8
63
.300
.357
.419
.776
90
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
LF
281
.360
.367
8.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
1.1%
1.4%
.130
.132
26
C
230
.371
.367
8.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.9%
1.4%
.137
.132
33
RF
207
.344
.367
6.3%
9.4%
0.5%
0.3%
13.00
36.72
0.5%
1.4%
.052
.132
29
3B
196
.475
.367
9.2%
9.4%
1.0%
0.3%
9.00
36.72
6.6%
1.4%
.318
.132
27
SS
185
.410
.367
5.4%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.5%
1.4%
.172
.132
27
3B
169
.339
.367
10.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.6%
1.4%
.094
.132
32
1B
166
.386
.367
4.8%
9.4%
0.6%
0.3%
8.00
36.72
0.6%
1.4%
.107
.132
31
2B
160
.264
.367
6.3%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.6%
1.4%
.090
.132
29
CF
159
.320
.367
10.7%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.6%
1.4%
.105
.132
34
LF
140
.283
.367
8.6%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.7%
1.4%
.123
.132
35
LF
87
.423
.367
11.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.027
.132
27
SS
79
.291
.367
7.6%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.101
.132
28
SP
77
.357
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.082
.132
43
SP
51
.149
.367
3.9%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.020
.132
34
SP
47
.215
.367
6.4%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.026
.132
33
SP
36
.180
.367
2.8%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
28
2B
33
.574
.367
18.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.160
.132
25
SS
28
.316
.367
7.1%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.080
.132
35
SP
16
.157
.367
12.5%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
29
SP
6
.474
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
30
LF
4
.237
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
SS
3
.000
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
2B
2
.949
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
SP
2
.000
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
SP
2
.000
.367
0.0%
9.4%
0.0%
0.3%
36.72
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
25
2366
.350
.367
7.7%
9.4%
0.2%
0.3%
45.25
36.72
1.1%
1.4%
.119
.132
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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