1931 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1931 Homestead Grays


34 - 21 - 1


(2nd place in the Independent Clubs )

1930 / 1932 (Team History)

Managed by:
Cum Posey (34-21-1)

Top Hitter


Jud
Wilson

Top Pitcher


Willie
Foster

League Ranks (9 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
124
1st ERA+
109
2nd
OPS
.796
1st ERA
3.44
2nd
BA
.291
1st BA
.245
2nd
OBP
.353
1st K/BB
1.87
3rd
SLG
.443
1st K%
13.2%
3rd
BB%
7.8%
2nd BB%
7.1%
4th
K%
0.7%
4th HR%
0.6%
2nd
ISO
.152
1st WHIP
1.21
2nd

Notes:


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


Fielding Breakdown by Position
C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
35
SP
1
0.2
3
-0.9
2
-0.4
9
31
C
1
-0.1
1
34
1B
48
6.5
32
SS
6
-2.6
30
-10.6
6
2.6
1
27
SP
1
12
19
C
38
2.6
8
-1.4
2
-0.2
1
1.3
26
LF
22
-4.8
16
2.8
CF
1
-0.8
25
-3.8
37
LF
3
-2.8
1
0.6
1
2
28
RF
47
-1.5
24
SP
1
28
C
10
0.6
1
-0.1
10
32
LF
13
-0.9
30
2B
42
2.0
7
-2.6
1
0.1
32
LF
2
2.9
31
SS
1
0.0
16
2.9
34
SS
1
-0.5
1
-0.3
1
45
SP
2
11
36
SP
11
23
SP
1
7
35
3B
42
1.9
21
50
3.5
48
6.5
50
-1.3
49
-0.7
51
-9.1
51
-7.5
51
1.7
48
-0.2
5
3
63

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James