1945 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1945 Homestead Grays


47 - 25 - 3


38 - 18 - 2 in the Negro National League II

1944 / 1946 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (47-25-3)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Roy
Welmaker

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
104
2nd ERA+
138
1st
OPS
.711
3rd ERA
2.86
1st
BA
.277
3rd BA
OBP
.347
2nd K/BB
1.90
2nd
SLG
.364
2nd K%
13.1%
3rd
BB%
9.4%
1st BB%
6.9%
2nd
K%
100.0%
1st HR%
ISO
.088
2nd WHIP
1.29
1st

Notes:


• 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
31
10
2
.833
13
13
11
1
0
114.1
37
32
103
30
64
1
1
2.52
157
SP
34
1
3
.250
9
6
2
0
1
48.2
34
23
66
16
16
1
0
4.25
93
SP
28
4
1
.800
6
5
4
2
0
44.1
7
7
38
8
22
2
4
1.42
278
SP
23
4
1
.800
5
4
4
1
0
42.0
7
5
30
10
21
0
0
1.07
369
SP
37
3
2
.600
5
4
3
1
0
32.2
21
12
32
6
12
1
0
3.31
120
SP
27
2
2
.500
5
3
3
0
0
31.2
16
11
38
9
33
0
3
3.13
126
SP
42
1
1
.500
6
3
1
0
1
31.2
18
13
31
10
21
0
0
3.69
107
SP
1
3
.250
9
4
1
0
1
29.1
18
14
34
11
15
1
0
4.30
92
SP
26
2
1
.667
3
3
0
0
0
16.0
12
6
18
12
8
2
0
3.38
117
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
3
2
5
1
5
0
0
6.00
66
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
2.2
1
1
2
3
3
1
0
3.38
117
11
28
16
.636
63
45
29
5
4
396.1
174
126
397
116
220
9
8
2.86
138
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
31
SP
114.1
1.16
1.39
13.7%
13.2%
6.4%
8.0%
2.13
1.65
34
SP
48.2
1.68
1.39
7.1%
12.8%
7.1%
7.8%
1.00
1.65
28
SP
44.1
1.04
1.39
12.3%
12.8%
4.5%
7.7%
2.75
1.65
23
SP
42.0
0.95
1.39
13.0%
12.7%
6.2%
7.7%
2.10
1.65
37
SP
32.2
1.16
1.39
9.0%
12.7%
4.5%
7.7%
2.00
1.65
27
SP
31.2
1.48
1.39
23.1%
12.7%
6.3%
7.7%
3.67
1.65
42
SP
31.2
1.29
1.39
15.8%
12.7%
7.5%
7.7%
2.10
1.65
SP
29.1
1.53
1.39
11.5%
12.7%
8.4%
7.7%
1.36
1.65
26
SP
16.0
1.88
1.39
10.4%
12.6%
15.6%
7.6%
0.67
1.65
RP
3.0
2.00
1.39
33.3%
12.5%
6.7%
7.6%
5.00
1.65
RP
2.2
1.88
1.39
23.1%
12.5%
23.1%
7.6%
1.00
1.65
11
396.1
1.29
1.39
13.1%
12.9%
6.9%
7.8%
1.90
1.65
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
23
SP
5
7
30
10
21
0
26
SP
3
12
18
12
8
0
37
SP
5
21
32
6
12
0
42
SP
6
18
31
10
21
0
27
SP
5
16
38
9
33
3
RP
1
1
2
3
3
0
34
SP
9
34
66
16
16
0
SP
9
18
34
11
15
0
RP
1
3
5
1
5
0
31
SP
13
37
103
30
64
1
28
SP
6
7
38
8
22
4
11
63
174
397
116
220
8
.000
.000
.000
.000
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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