1930 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1930 Homestead Grays


45 - 15 - 1


(1st place in the Eastern Independent Clubs )

1918 / 1931 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (45-15-1)

Top Hitter


George
Scales

Top Pitcher


Joe
Williams

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
112
2nd ERA+
133
1st
OPS
.847
2nd ERA
3.68
1st
BA
.311
2nd BA
.259
1st
OBP
.375
2nd K/BB
2.41
1st
SLG
.472
2nd K%
14.3%
1st
BB%
8.4%
3rd BB%
5.9%
1st
K%
HR%
0.9%
1st
ISO
.161
2nd WHIP
1.22
1st

Notes:


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


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
18
30
26
138.2
54
13
1
1
1
7
.985
.978
4.35
5.56
0.6
4.3
1.3
-0.7
27
28
25
221.0
146
19
3
1
0
12
.982
.978
6.72
5.56
2.9
13.1
1.4
1.5
34
2
2
10.0
8
0
0
0
1
2
1.000
.978
7.20
5.56
-1.9
-191.0
-0.3
-1.6
25
2
2
14.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.978
1.29
5.56
-0.3
-23.0
-0.4
0.1
4
62
55
383.2
210
32
4
2
2
21
.984
.978
5.68
5.56
1.3
3.3
2.0
-0.7


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
33
53
53
472.2
547
24
7
26
.988
.988
10.87
10.32
3.4
7.2
3.4
29
2
2
17.0
18
0
0
1
1.000
.988
9.53
10.32
-0.5
-27.0
-0.5
2
55
55
489.2
565
24
7
27
.988
.988
10.83
10.32
2.9
6.0
2.9


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
29
53
53
465.2
114
183
10
27
.967
.954
5.74
5.96
6.9
14.8
6.9
31
3
2
24.0
6
13
0
1
1.000
.954
7.13
5.96
2.5
105.5
2.5
2
56
55
489.2
120
196
10
28
.969
.954
5.81
5.96
9.4
19.2
9.4


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
30
55
55
482.2
61
101
8
7
.953
.923
3.02
2.80
10.4
21.5
10.4
29
1
0
7.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.923
1.29
2.80
-0.1
-19.0
-0.1
2
56
55
489.2
61
102
8
7
.953
.923
3.00
2.80
10.2
20.9
10.2


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
30
55
55
489.2
95
166
19
21
.932
.920
4.80
5.03
11.4
23.2
11.4
1
55
55
489.2
95
166
19
21
.932
.920
4.80
5.03
11.4
23.2
11.4


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
25
52
52
467.2
79
8
3
1
.967
.966
1.67
1.86
4.4
9.4
2.3
2.0
31
2
2
14.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.966
0.64
1.86
-0.9
-60.9
-0.8
-0.1
36
1
1
8.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.966
1.13
1.86
-0.2
-28.2
-0.2
-0.1
3
55
55
489.2
81
8
3
1
.967
.966
1.64
1.86
3.3
6.7
1.4
1.9


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
36
44
44
390.2
92
2
3
0
.969
.965
2.17
2.54
2.4
6.0
5.4
-3.1
31
11
10
91.0
25
4
0
1
1.000
.965
2.87
2.54
5.0
54.4
3.4
1.5
25
1
1
8.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.965
2.25
2.54
0.1
11.7
0.2
-0.1
3
56
55
489.2
119
6
3
1
.977
.965
2.30
2.54
7.4
15.1
9.0
-1.6


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
31
39
39
326.0
58
5
3
0
.955
.958
1.74
1.97
1.8
5.4
2.8
-1.0
36
9
6
64.1
8
0
1
0
.889
.958
1.12
1.97
-2.4
-36.9
-1.5
-0.8
27
5
4
36.2
7
3
0
2
1.000
.958
2.45
1.97
2.0
55.3
0.6
1.4
34
5
5
43.0
12
0
0
0
1.000
.958
2.51
1.97
2.5
57.5
3.0
-0.6
18
1
0
7.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.958
2.57
1.97
0.4
61.5
0.5
-0.1
36
1
0
2.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.958
4.50
1.97
0.4
192.3
0.4
-0.0
35
1
1
10.2
2
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.69
1.97
0.0
1.6
0.2
-0.1
7
61
55
489.2
90
8
4
2
.961
.958
1.80
1.97
4.7
9.7
6.0
-1.2


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
44
17
15
131.1
3
32
1
0
.972
.945
2.40
2.45
34
16
13
104.1
2
32
4
0
.895
.945
2.93
2.45
35
14
10
92.2
2
28
3
1
.909
.945
2.91
2.45
36
12
8
71.2
0
16
0
1
1.000
.945
2.01
2.45
27
10
7
45.1
3
10
0
0
1.000
.945
2.58
2.45
36
9
4
44.1
3
10
0
1
1.000
.945
2.64
2.45
6
78
57
489.2
13
128
8
3
.946
.945
2.59
2.45


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
27
5
36
3
18
1
44
1
35
1
5
11


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
36
1
1
1



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