1929 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1929 Homestead Grays


32 - 34 - 3


32 - 29 - 3 in the American Negro League

1918 / 1930 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (32-34-3)

Top Hitter


John
Beckwith

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
85
4th ERA+
114
3rd
OPS
.760
4th ERA
4.72
3rd
BA
.294
4th BA
.287
2nd
OBP
.352
4th K/BB
1.43
1st
SLG
.408
4th K%
11.3%
1st
BB%
7.7%
5th BB%
7.9%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.9%
1st
ISO
.114
4th WHIP
1.47
2nd

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
26
63
243
216
38
66
12
5
2
34
3
21
0
6
.306
.367
.435
.802
95
1B
32
42
166
150
19
53
9
2
1
36
0
8
3
5
.353
.398
.460
.858
109
2B
31
45
162
147
17
32
8
1
1
19
3
10
0
5
.218
.268
.306
.574
40
3B
29
47
196
176
45
64
13
2
13
52
2
18
1
1
.364
.426
.682
1.107
167
SS
27
49
202
186
47
66
18
4
1
30
8
10
0
6
.355
.388
.511
.899
118
LF
24
66
295
267
50
79
12
6
3
40
8
24
0
4
.296
.354
.419
.773
88
CF
29
40
159
133
26
35
3
4
1
14
0
17
0
9
.263
.347
.368
.715
75
RF
33
49
207
191
32
61
5
1
1
24
3
13
0
3
.319
.363
.372
.734
80
3B
27
45
169
149
20
41
5
3
1
18
2
18
0
2
.275
.353
.369
.722
77
LF
34
34
140
122
19
27
2
5
1
14
1
12
0
6
.221
.291
.344
.635
55
LF
35
27
87
75
19
29
2
0
0
10
1
10
1
1
.387
.465
.413
.878
116
SS
28
22
79
69
9
17
1
3
0
8
0
6
0
4
.246
.307
.348
.654
59
2B
28
12
47
38
7
14
3
1
0
10
0
7
2
0
.368
.489
.500
.989
142
SS
25
8
28
25
4
7
2
0
0
5
0
2
0
1
.280
.333
.360
.693
69
3B
29
4
16
16
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
22
SS
29
4
15
12
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.000
.143
.000
.143
-63
RF
32
4
15
13
2
6
2
0
0
2
0
2
0
0
.462
.533
.615
1.149
180
CF
32
4
15
11
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
4
0
0
.182
.400
.182
.582
46
LF
30
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
22
SS
24
1
3
3
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
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
390
SP
28
30
84
80
6
28
5
1
0
8
0
0
0
4
.350
.350
.438
.788
91
SP
43
19
55
53
5
6
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
.113
.145
.132
.278
-32
SP
34
19
49
40
6
7
1
0
0
3
0
4
1
4
.175
.267
.200
.467
15
SP
33
18
36
35
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.171
.194
.171
.366
-10
SP
35
4
16
13
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.077
.200
.077
.277
-30
SP
29
2
6
5
1
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
1
.600
.600
.600
1.200
194
SP
29
2
2
2
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
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
26
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
30
665
2500
2235
379
657
104
38
25
338
31
193
8
64
.294
.352
.408
.760
85
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
24
LF
295
.353
.371
8.1%
9.5%
1.0%
1.4%
.124
.132
26
C
243
.362
.371
8.6%
9.5%
0.8%
1.4%
.130
.132
33
RF
207
.344
.371
6.3%
9.5%
0.5%
1.4%
.052
.132
27
SS
202
.395
.371
5.0%
9.5%
0.5%
1.4%
.156
.132
29
3B
196
.475
.371
9.2%
9.5%
6.6%
1.4%
.318
.132
27
3B
169
.340
.371
10.7%
9.5%
0.6%
1.4%
.094
.132
32
1B
166
.386
.371
4.8%
9.5%
0.6%
1.4%
.107
.132
31
2B
162
.261
.371
6.2%
9.5%
0.6%
1.4%
.088
.132
29
CF
159
.320
.371
10.7%
9.5%
0.6%
1.4%
.105
.132
34
LF
140
.283
.371
8.6%
9.5%
0.7%
1.4%
.123
.132
35
LF
87
.423
.371
11.5%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.027
.132
28
SP
84
.343
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.088
.132
28
SS
79
.291
.371
7.6%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.101
.132
43
SP
55
.138
.371
3.6%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.019
.132
34
SP
49
.223
.371
8.2%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.025
.132
28
2B
47
.468
.371
14.9%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.132
.132
33
SP
36
.180
.371
2.8%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
25
SS
28
.316
.371
7.1%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.080
.132
35
SP
16
.157
.371
12.5%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
29
3B
16
.237
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
32
RF
15
.527
.371
13.3%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.154
.132
29
SS
15
.104
.371
13.3%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
32
CF
15
.335
.371
26.7%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
29
SP
6
.475
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
30
LF
4
.237
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
24
SS
3
.000
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
2B
2
.950
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
29
SP
2
.000
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
SP
2
.000
.371
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.132
26
.000
.371
9.5%
1.4%
.132
30
2500
.345
.371
7.7%
9.5%
1.0%
1.4%
.114
.132
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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