1938 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1938 Homestead Grays


49 - 12


34 - 11 in the Negro National League II

1937 / 1939 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (34-11)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
124
1st ERA+
159
1st
OPS
.842
1st ERA
2.97
1st
BA
.305
1st BA
.233
1st
OBP
.371
1st K/BB
1.39
3rd
SLG
.471
1st K%
12.3%
1st
BB%
9.1%
4th BB%
8.8%
3rd
K%
HR%
0.6%
1st
ISO
.166
1st WHIP
1.23
1st

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
26
41
177
146
47
55
11
4
11
50
2
27
0
4
.377
.474
.733
1.207
217
1B
30
37
157
132
33
55
10
5
7
48
1
21
0
4
.417
.497
.727
1.224
222
2B
28
41
180
161
32
40
2
1
3
14
1
16
0
3
.248
.316
.329
.646
72
3B
18
69
62
12
17
1
1
3
15
0
4
0
3
.274
.318
.468
.786
107
SS
28
41
156
142
21
32
5
3
0
19
0
11
0
3
.225
.281
.303
.584
56
LF
33
38
168
150
36
48
7
5
1
24
0
14
1
3
.320
.382
.453
.835
122
CF
28
37
171
146
35
42
2
4
5
24
2
21
0
4
.288
.377
.459
.836
122
RF
33
33
138
126
24
38
8
1
1
23
0
6
1
5
.302
.338
.405
.743
97
3B
28
13
58
50
12
18
4
1
0
11
0
6
0
2
.360
.429
.480
.909
142
C
31
14
42
37
6
11
2
0
0
8
0
3
1
1
.297
.366
.351
.717
92
RF
26
9
31
27
4
4
2
0
1
6
0
2
0
2
.148
.207
.333
.540
42
3B
3
13
13
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.231
.231
.231
.462
23
3B
34
2
8
6
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
1
.500
.571
.667
1.238
229
3B
23
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
167
SP
30
28
89
78
19
21
7
0
4
16
0
9
0
2
.269
.345
.513
.858
126
SP
27
13
41
36
3
9
3
0
0
4
0
1
0
4
.250
.270
.333
.604
60
SP
27
11
30
27
8
8
1
0
1
5
0
1
0
2
.296
.321
.444
.766
102
SP
24
9
16
15
2
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.533
.533
.600
1.133
201
RP
26
7
11
11
2
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
.364
.364
.364
.727
94
SP
27
4
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-11
20
400
1565
1375
298
419
67
25
37
273
6
143
3
44
.305
.371
.471
.842
124
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
2B
180
.302
.340
8.9%
9.3%
1.7%
1.5%
.081
.126
26
C
177
.510
.340
15.3%
9.3%
6.2%
1.5%
.356
.126
28
CF
171
.375
.340
12.3%
9.3%
2.9%
1.5%
.171
.126
33
LF
168
.378
.340
8.3%
9.3%
0.6%
1.5%
.133
.126
30
1B
157
.522
.340
13.4%
9.3%
4.5%
1.5%
.311
.126
28
SS
156
.271
.340
7.1%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.077
.126
33
RF
138
.331
.340
4.3%
9.3%
0.7%
1.5%
.103
.126
30
SP
89
.373
.340
10.1%
9.3%
4.5%
1.5%
.244
.126
3B
69
.336
.340
5.8%
9.3%
4.3%
1.5%
.194
.126
28
3B
58
.407
.340
10.3%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.120
.126
31
C
42
.336
.340
7.1%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.054
.126
27
SP
41
.251
.340
2.4%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.083
.126
26
RF
31
.227
.340
6.5%
9.3%
3.2%
1.5%
.185
.126
27
SP
30
.323
.340
3.3%
9.3%
3.3%
1.5%
.148
.126
24
SP
16
.493
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.067
.126
3B
13
.217
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.126
26
RP
11
.342
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.126
34
3B
8
.492
.340
12.5%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.167
.126
27
SP
6
.157
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.126
23
3B
4
.471
.340
0.0%
9.3%
0.0%
1.5%
.000
.126
20
1565
.373
.340
9.1%
9.3%
2.4%
1.5%
.166
.126
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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