1943 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Homestead Grays


78 - 23 - 1


53 - 14 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1942 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (78-23-1)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Johnny
Wright

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
133
1st ERA+
131
1st
OPS
.863
1st ERA
3.71
1st
BA
.330
1st BA
.250
3rd
OBP
.405
1st K/BB
1.32
3rd
SLG
.458
1st K%
10.8%
5th
BB%
10.7%
2nd BB%
8.2%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.5%
1st
ISO
.128
1st WHIP
1.33
1st

Notes:


• Negro League World Series Champions
• Champions of the Negro National League II
• Home Ballpark: Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
• 5 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
31
69
302
249
93
116
22
9
20
109
4
52
1
0
0
.466
.560
.867
1.427
281
1B
35
67
306
254
71
84
16
8
4
63
2
47
2
3
0
.331
.439
.504
.943
153
2B
31
63
268
247
47
87
11
10
2
53
8
17
0
4
0
.352
.394
.502
.896
140
3B
47
63
246
213
29
65
11
6
0
56
0
31
0
2
0
.305
.393
.413
.807
117
SS
32
71
301
262
53
68
4
2
1
40
17
32
3
4
0
.260
.347
.302
.648
75
LF
40
64
298
259
63
92
11
5
0
30
12
35
0
4
0
.355
.432
.436
.868
134
CF
33
70
328
293
83
109
17
4
2
40
12
25
1
9
0
.372
.423
.478
.901
142
RF
38
37
153
137
30
49
4
1
0
28
1
14
1
1
0
.358
.421
.401
.823
122
RF
35
40
126
112
13
32
3
2
1
22
0
12
1
1
0
.286
.360
.375
.735
98
2B
33
20
63
57
14
17
1
0
0
7
0
5
0
1
0
.298
.355
.316
.671
81
2B
23
20
63
58
7
13
0
0
0
3
0
5
0
0
0
.224
.286
.224
.510
38
C
33
16
52
45
7
11
2
0
0
6
0
5
0
2
0
.244
.320
.289
.609
64
RF
30
4
11
10
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.300
.364
.400
.764
105
RF
24
2
5
5
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2B
25
1
4
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
169
CF
27
2
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
35
SP
26
31
80
75
10
13
6
0
0
5
0
4
0
1
0
.173
.215
.253
.469
26
SP
40
22
58
50
4
10
3
0
0
2
0
5
0
3
0
.200
.273
.260
.533
44
SP
32
27
54
48
13
16
2
2
1
8
0
6
0
0
0
.333
.407
.521
.928
149
SP
32
10
25
23
8
9
1
1
0
5
0
2
0
0
0
.391
.440
.522
.962
158
SP
21
7
15
15
3
4
2
1
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
.267
.267
.533
.800
112
SP
21
6
11
11
2
2
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.182
.182
.182
.364
-2
RP
29
2
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
2
3
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.500
.667
.500
1.167
216
SP
30
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
SP
47
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
27
719
2781
2438
553
804
117
51
31
485
56
298
10
35
0
.330
.405
.458
.863
133
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
33
CF
328
.415
.354
7.6%
9.6%
0.6%
0.7%
.106
.104
35
1B
306
.439
.354
15.4%
9.6%
1.3%
0.7%
.173
.104
31
C
302
.622
.354
17.2%
9.6%
6.6%
0.7%
.402
.104
32
SS
301
.321
.354
10.6%
9.6%
0.3%
0.7%
.042
.104
40
LF
298
.413
.354
11.7%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.081
.104
31
2B
268
.410
.354
6.3%
9.6%
0.7%
0.7%
.150
.104
47
3B
246
.385
.354
12.6%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.108
.104
38
RF
153
.398
.354
9.2%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.044
.104
35
RF
126
.353
.354
9.5%
9.6%
0.8%
0.7%
.089
.104
26
SP
80
.222
.354
5.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.080
.104
23
2B
63
.260
.354
7.9%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
33
2B
63
.327
.354
7.9%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.018
.104
40
SP
58
.251
.354
8.6%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.060
.104
32
SP
54
.429
.354
11.1%
9.6%
1.9%
0.7%
.188
.104
33
C
52
.292
.354
9.6%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.044
.104
32
SP
25
.450
.354
8.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.130
.104
21
SP
15
.349
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.267
.104
21
SP
11
.175
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
30
RF
11
.366
.354
9.1%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.100
.104
24
RF
5
.000
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
25
2B
4
.481
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
27
CF
4
.241
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
29
RP
4
.000
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
RP
3
.590
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
30
SP
1
.000
.354
0.0%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.104
SP
.000
.354
9.6%
0.7%
.104
47
SP
.000
.354
9.6%
0.7%
.104
27
2781
.404
.354
10.7%
9.6%
1.1%
0.7%
.128
.104
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

Statistical and biographical data for the The Negro Leagues Database, except 1923 and 1933, were compiled by Gary Ashwill. Copyright 2011-2013 Gary Ashwill. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1923 were compiled by Patrick Rock. Copyright 2011-2013 Patrick Rock. All rights reserved. Playing statistics for 1933 were compiled by Scott Simkus. Copyright 2013 Scott Simkus. All rights reserved.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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