1943 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1943 Homestead Grays


4 - 3 - 1


(1st place in the Negro League World Series )

1942 / 1944 (Team History)

Managed by:
Candy Jim Taylor (4-3-1)

Top Hitter


Howard
Easterling

Top Pitcher


Johnny
Wright

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
104
1st ERA+
146
1st
OPS
.624
1st ERA
1.55
1st
BA
.241
1st BA
.233
1st
OBP
.327
1st K/BB
1.65
1st
SLG
.297
1st K%
15.2%
1st
BB%
10.4%
1st BB%
9.2%
1st
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.056
1st WHIP
1.22
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Bugle Field (Baltimore, MD)
• 5 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
31
6
58.2
45
5
5
1
0
0
3
.909
.913
7.67
6.09
-0.3
-4.3
-0.3
0.0
33
1
11.0
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
.833
.913
4.09
6.09
-0.4
-40.1
-0.4
0.0
2
7
69.2
50
5
6
1
0
0
3
.902
.913
7.11
6.09
-0.7
-9.9
-0.7
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
35
7
69.2
86
2
0
5
1.000
.988
11.37
10.88
-0.3
-4.7
-0.3
1
7
69.2
86
2
0
5
1.000
.988
11.37
10.88
-0.3
-4.7
-0.3


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
31
7
64.2
21
28
1
6
.980
.944
6.82
6.60
1.8
27.5
1.8
33
1
5.0
3
2
0
1
1.000
.944
9.00
6.60
0.0
7.4
0.0
2
8
69.2
24
30
1
7
.982
.944
6.98
6.60
1.8
26.0
1.8


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
47
7
69.2
0
12
1
0
.923
.970
1.55
2.07
-0.8
-11.2
-0.8
1
7
69.2
0
12
1
0
.923
.970
1.55
2.07
-0.8
-11.2
-0.8


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
32
5
45.0
9
17
2
5
.929
.932
5.20
4.47
2.5
54.9
2.5
25
2
19.2
4
3
0
1
1.000
.932
3.20
4.47
-1.6
-82.5
-1.6
31
1
5.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.932
3.60
4.47
0.3
68.4
0.3
3
8
69.2
13
22
2
6
.946
.932
4.52
4.47
1.2
17.1
1.2


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
40
7
69.2
10
1
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.42
2.07
-2.2
-31.6
-1.9
-0.3
1
7
69.2
10
1
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.42
2.07
-2.2
-31.6
-1.9
-0.3


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
33
7
69.2
17
0
0
0
1.000
.921
2.20
2.27
0.9
13.6
1.3
-0.3
1
7
69.2
17
0
0
0
1.000
.921
2.20
2.27
0.9
13.6
1.3
-0.3


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
38
7
69.2
8
0
0
0
1.000
.923
1.03
1.55
-1.6
-22.5
-1.2
-0.3
1
7
69.2
8
0
0
0
1.000
.923
1.03
1.55
-1.6
-22.5
-1.2
-0.3


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
26
5
31.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.941
0.87
2.07
35
3
11.2
1
4
0
0
1.000
.941
3.86
2.07
32
2
16.0
0
3
0
0
1.000
.941
1.69
2.07
40
1
6.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.941
3.00
2.07
32
1
5.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.941
3.60
2.07
5
12
69.2
1
14
0
0
1.000
.941
1.94
2.07


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
0


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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