1931 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1931 Homestead Grays


34 - 21 - 1


(2nd place in the Independent Clubs )

1918 / 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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
27
9
2
.818
12
11
10
2
0
96.0
35
25
76
1
29
76
2
1
389
2.34
160
SP
45
6
2
.750
11
11
7
0
0
78.1
26
21
59
1
25
54
1
1
314
2.41
156
SP
36
5
3
.625
11
8
7
1
0
68.2
36
29
69
1
15
22
0
0
282
3.80
99
SP
35
5
2
.714
9
6
5
0
1
61.1
22
17
48
2
14
33
0
2
252
2.49
150
SP
28
3
5
.375
10
8
5
0
0
58.2
55
44
69
3
25
26
2
0
270
6.75
56
SP
23
1
3
.250
7
3
2
0
1
35.2
25
21
42
2
12
11
0
1
157
5.30
71
SP
24
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
2
1
11
0
3
4
0
0
40
1.00
375
RP
37
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
10.1
2
2
8
0
0
4
0
0
37
1.74
215
8
30
17
.638
63
48
37
3
2
418.0
203
160
382
10
123
230
5
5
1741
3.44
109
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
27
SP
96.0
1.09
1.27
19.5%
11.5%
7.5%
7.5%
2.62
1.54
0.3%
1.0%
45
SP
78.1
1.07
1.27
17.2%
11.4%
8.0%
7.4%
2.16
1.54
0.3%
1.0%
36
SP
68.2
1.22
1.27
7.8%
11.4%
5.3%
7.3%
1.47
1.54
0.4%
1.0%
35
SP
61.1
1.01
1.27
13.1%
11.3%
5.6%
7.3%
2.36
1.54
0.8%
0.9%
28
SP
58.2
1.60
1.27
9.6%
11.3%
9.3%
7.3%
1.04
1.54
1.1%
0.9%
23
SP
35.2
1.51
1.27
7.0%
11.2%
7.6%
7.2%
0.92
1.54
1.3%
0.9%
37
RP
10.1
0.77
1.27
10.8%
11.0%
0.0%
7.1%
1.54
0.0%
0.9%
24
SP
9.0
1.56
1.27
10.0%
11.0%
7.5%
7.1%
1.33
1.54
0.0%
0.9%
8
418.0
1.21
1.27
13.2%
11.4%
7.1%
7.4%
1.87
1.54
0.6%
1.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
27
SP
12
389
349
35
76
8
4
1
5
29
76
1
10
6
.218
.280
.272
.552
45
SP
11
314
281
26
59
9
6
1
5
25
54
1
7
4
.210
.277
.295
.572
36
SP
11
282
258
36
69
9
7
1
3
15
22
0
9
6
.267
.308
.368
.676
28
SP
10
270
234
55
69
15
7
3
5
25
26
0
11
5
.295
.363
.457
.820
35
SP
9
252
230
22
48
8
1
2
2
14
33
2
6
5
.209
.260
.278
.538
23
SP
7
157
139
25
42
9
3
2
0
12
11
1
5
4
.302
.362
.453
.815
24
SP
1
40
35
2
11
1
0
0
0
3
4
0
2
1
.314
.368
.343
.711
37
RP
2
37
36
2
8
1
0
0
0
0
4
0
1
1
.222
.222
.250
.472
8
63
1741
1562
203
382
60
28
10
20
123
230
5
51
32
.245
.302
.338
.640
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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