1939 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Homestead Grays


3 - 2


(2nd place in the NNL II Playoffs )

1938 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (3-2)

Top Hitter


Buck
Leonard

Top Pitcher


Edsall
Walker

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
57
4th ERA+
186
2nd
OPS
.616
4th ERA
2.12
2nd
BA
.177
4th BA
OBP
.261
4th K/BB
1.29
2nd
SLG
.355
4th K%
12.5%
2nd
BB%
10.0%
1st BB%
9.7%
3rd
K%
HR%
ISO
.177
3rd WHIP
1.35
2nd

Notes:


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


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
27
2
8
6
1
1
0
0
1
2
0
2
0
.167
.375
.667
1.042
157
1B
31
2
8
7
2
3
1
0
1
1
0
0
1
.429
.429
1.000
1.429
248
2B
28
2
8
6
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-28
3B
29
2
8
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
29
2
6
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.167
.000
.167
-52
LF
27
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
28
CF
2
8
8
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.125
.125
.250
.375
-8
RF
24
2
7
7
1
3
0
1
0
1
1
0
0
.429
.429
.714
1.143
183
LF
34
1
4
3
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.500
.667
1.167
193
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
31
2
4
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.500
.333
.833
118
SP
28
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
12
20
70
62
6
11
3
1
2
5
1
7
1
.177
.261
.355
.616
57
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
28
2B
8
.181
.345
25.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
CF
8
.156
.345
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.125
.172
27
C
8
.426
.345
25.0%
10.3%
12.5%
2.8%
.500
.172
31
1B
8
.514
.345
0.0%
10.3%
12.5%
2.8%
.571
.172
29
3B
8
.000
.345
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
24
RF
7
.482
.345
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.286
.172
29
SS
6
.121
.345
16.7%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
31
SP
4
.408
.345
25.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
34
LF
4
.494
.345
25.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.333
.172
27
LF
4
.226
.345
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
28
SP
4
.000
.345
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
-
1
.000
.345
0.0%
10.3%
0.0%
2.8%
.000
.172
12
70
.269
.345
10.0%
10.3%
2.9%
2.8%
.177
.172
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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