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


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
26
18
3
.857
30
22
15
3
1
181.0
55
51
161
1
40
94
1
3
745
2.54
191
SP
40
14
2
.875
21
12
8
1
0
120.0
55
51
129
4
33
44
0
1
504
3.83
126
SP
32
9
4
.692
21
12
9
0
2
112.2
52
42
91
2
53
51
3
1
485
3.36
144
SP
35
6
1
.857
14
9
6
2
1
74.2
37
34
75
1
25
29
0
2
323
4.10
118
SP
32
4
2
.667
7
4
2
0
1
36.0
20
18
44
2
9
21
0
1
159
4.50
107
SP
21
3
0
1.000
5
4
2
0
0
28.1
15
13
24
1
22
16
0
0
132
4.13
117
SP
21
2
0
1.000
6
5
1
0
0
23.2
18
16
27
0
22
16
1
0
122
6.08
79
SP
30
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
2.1
4
3
7
0
0
0
0
1
16
11.57
42
SP
47
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
1.0
6
6
8
0
1
0
0
0
13
54.00
9
SP
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0.0
2
2
0
0
2
0
0
0
2
RP
29
0
1
.000
2
0
0
0
0
8.0
5
4
9
2
3
2
0
1
35
4.50
107
RP
1
0
1.000
2
0
0
0
1
6.2
6
5
7
0
0
4
0
0
28
6.75
72
12
57
14
.803
111
71
43
6
6
594.1
275
245
582
13
210
277
5
10
2564
3.71
131
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
26
SP
181.0
1.11
1.50
12.6%
12.1%
5.4%
9.6%
2.35
1.26
0.1%
0.8%
40
SP
120.0
1.35
1.50
8.7%
11.9%
6.5%
9.4%
1.33
1.26
0.8%
0.7%
32
SP
112.2
1.28
1.50
10.5%
11.8%
10.9%
9.4%
0.96
1.26
0.4%
0.7%
35
SP
74.2
1.34
1.50
9.0%
11.6%
7.7%
9.2%
1.16
1.26
0.3%
0.7%
32
SP
36.0
1.47
1.50
13.2%
11.5%
5.7%
9.1%
2.33
1.26
1.3%
0.7%
21
SP
28.1
1.62
1.50
12.1%
11.4%
16.7%
9.1%
0.73
1.26
0.8%
0.7%
21
SP
23.2
2.07
1.50
13.1%
11.4%
18.0%
9.0%
0.73
1.26
0.0%
0.7%
29
RP
8.0
1.50
1.50
5.7%
11.3%
8.6%
9.0%
0.67
1.26
5.7%
0.7%
RP
6.2
1.05
1.50
14.3%
11.3%
0.0%
9.0%
1.26
0.0%
0.7%
30
SP
2.1
3.00
1.50
0.0%
11.3%
0.0%
9.0%
1.26
0.0%
0.7%
47
SP
1.0
9.00
1.50
0.0%
11.3%
7.7%
9.0%
0.00
1.26
0.0%
0.7%
SP
0.0
1.50
0.0%
11.3%
100.0%
8.9%
0.00
1.26
0.0%
0.7%
12
594.1
1.33
1.50
10.8%
11.8%
8.2%
9.4%
1.32
1.26
0.5%
0.7%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
26
SP
30
745
694
55
161
18
8
1
6
40
94
3
7
.232
.277
.285
.562
40
SP
21
504
466
55
129
17
5
4
2
33
44
1
4
.277
.326
.361
.687
32
SP
21
485
430
52
91
7
2
2
2
53
51
1
2
.212
.300
.251
.551
35
SP
14
323
294
37
75
12
3
1
0
25
29
2
2
.255
.318
.327
.644
32
SP
7
159
149
20
44
4
1
2
0
9
21
1
0
.295
.340
.376
.715
21
SP
5
132
108
15
24
3
2
1
2
22
16
0
2
.222
.354
.315
.669
21
SP
6
122
100
18
27
5
1
0
1
22
16
0
0
.270
.402
.340
.742
29
RP
2
35
31
5
9
2
0
2
0
3
2
1
0
.290
.371
.548
.920
RP
2
28
27
6
7
3
0
0
0
0
4
0
1
.259
.259
.370
.630
30
SP
1
16
15
4
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.467
.500
.533
1.033
47
SP
1
13
11
6
8
1
2
0
0
1
0
0
1
.727
.750
1.182
1.932
SP
1
2
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
1.000
12
111
2564
2325
275
582
73
24
13
14
210
277
10
19
.250
.315
.319
.634
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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