1937 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Homestead Grays


54 - 18 - 1


41 - 17 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1936 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (54-18-1)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
122
1st ERA+
125
1st
OPS
.850
1st ERA
3.84
1st
BA
.307
1st BA
.244
1st
OBP
.374
1st K/BB
1.57
3rd
SLG
.476
1st K%
13.1%
1st
BB%
9.0%
2nd BB%
8.3%
5th
K%
HR%
1.0%
2nd
ISO
.169
1st WHIP
1.28
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro National League II
• Home Ballpark: Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
• 6 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
38
177
152
56
61
13
7
18
68
2
23
1
1
.401
.483
.934
1.417
263
1B
29
39
183
157
50
59
12
3
13
52
2
22
2
2
.376
.459
.739
1.197
209
2B
27
49
216
189
34
52
7
5
1
30
2
18
0
9
.275
.338
.381
.719
88
3B
34
46
215
186
32
52
4
3
1
27
1
21
0
8
.280
.353
.349
.702
85
SS
27
44
168
146
22
36
2
0
0
20
1
9
1
12
.247
.295
.260
.555
47
LF
32
46
210
184
52
59
15
5
4
42
0
23
0
3
.321
.396
.522
.918
139
CF
27
49
240
204
52
59
13
1
3
29
13
28
2
6
.289
.380
.407
.787
107
RF
32
43
189
170
25
59
11
1
0
35
6
9
1
9
.347
.383
.424
.807
112
C
30
26
101
91
20
27
4
4
1
18
0
7
1
2
.297
.354
.462
.815
112
SS
31
4
19
17
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.059
.158
.059
.217
-41
3B
23
4
17
16
2
6
0
0
1
3
1
0
0
1
.375
.375
.563
.938
143
3B
34
2
5
4
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.500
.500
.500
1.000
163
LF
29
1
3
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.333
.667
76
SP
29
33
98
86
23
26
4
1
3
18
0
10
0
2
.302
.375
.477
.852
122
SP
25
17
44
39
3
6
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
2
.154
.214
.205
.419
11
SP
25
17
40
35
11
13
2
0
2
10
0
4
0
1
.371
.436
.600
1.036
169
SP
26
15
30
28
8
7
2
0
1
5
0
1
0
1
.250
.276
.429
.704
82
SP
23
7
16
14
3
6
0
1
0
4
0
0
0
2
.429
.429
.571
1.000
160
SP
22
8
16
16
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
32
SP
34
3
8
7
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
6
SP
23
3
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-12
SP
28
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
20
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
24
498
2006
1755
401
538
91
31
48
365
28
181
8
62
.307
.374
.476
.850
122
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
27
CF
240
.357
.341
11.7%
8.2%
1.3%
1.4%
.118
.127
27
2B
216
.318
.341
8.3%
8.2%
0.5%
1.4%
.106
.127
34
3B
215
.319
.341
9.8%
8.2%
0.5%
1.4%
.070
.127
32
LF
210
.404
.341
11.0%
8.2%
1.9%
1.4%
.201
.127
32
RF
189
.354
.341
4.8%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.076
.127
29
1B
183
.506
.341
12.0%
8.2%
7.1%
1.4%
.363
.127
25
C
177
.579
.341
13.0%
8.2%
10.2%
1.4%
.533
.127
27
SS
168
.249
.341
5.4%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.014
.127
30
C
101
.359
.341
6.9%
8.2%
1.0%
1.4%
.165
.127
29
SP
98
.376
.341
10.2%
8.2%
3.1%
1.4%
.174
.127
25
SP
44
.194
.341
6.8%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.051
.127
25
SP
40
.447
.341
10.0%
8.2%
5.0%
1.4%
.229
.127
26
SP
30
.300
.341
3.3%
8.2%
3.3%
1.4%
.179
.127
31
SS
19
.128
.341
10.5%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
23
3B
17
.389
.341
0.0%
8.2%
5.9%
1.4%
.188
.127
22
SP
16
.233
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
23
SP
16
.390
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.143
.127
34
SP
8
.210
.341
12.5%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
23
SP
6
.155
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
34
3B
5
.372
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
29
LF
3
.310
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
28
SP
3
.000
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
20
SP
2
.000
.341
0.0%
8.2%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.127
RP
.000
.341
8.2%
1.4%
.127
24
2006
.371
.341
9.0%
8.2%
2.4%
1.4%
.169
.127
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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