1947 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1947 Homestead Grays


54 - 41 - 4


35 - 34 - 4 in the Negro National League II

1946 / 1948 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (54-41-4)

Top Hitter


Bob
Thurman

Top Pitcher


Frank
Thompson

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
83
5th ERA+
104
3rd
OPS
.675
5th ERA
3.87
4th
BA
.253
5th BA
.261
3rd
OBP
.317
6th K/BB
1.46
5th
SLG
.359
4th K%
12.7%
5th
BB%
7.8%
5th BB%
8.7%
4th
K%
HR%
0.7%
2nd
ISO
.106
2nd WHIP
1.40
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
34
35
32
277.2
191
22
8
2
5
28
.964
.977
6.90
6.63
-0.0
-0.1
-1.3
1.3
37
14
14
100.2
65
5
2
2
3
12
.972
.977
6.26
6.63
-3.3
-32.3
-1.7
-1.5
26
12
10
85.0
40
4
1
2
0
5
.978
.977
4.66
6.63
1.4
16.7
-1.6
3.0
32
2
2
16.0
6
2
0
0
2
1
1.000
.977
4.50
6.63
-2.6
-160.6
0.2
-2.8
4
63
58
479.1
302
33
11
6
10
46
.968
.977
6.29
6.63
-4.4
-9.2
-4.4
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
39
30
30
247.1
268
11
2
8
.993
.982
10.15
10.16
2.8
11.3
2.8
32
24
24
199.0
224
8
12
15
.951
.982
10.49
10.16
2.1
10.4
2.1
31
2
1
9.0
10
2
0
1
1.000
.982
12.00
10.16
1.1
120.9
1.1
20
2
2
16.0
18
0
1
0
.947
.982
10.13
10.16
-0.2
-14.1
-0.2
30
2
1
8.0
7
1
1
1
.889
.982
9.00
10.16
0.4
51.6
0.4
5
60
58
479.1
527
22
16
25
.972
.982
10.31
10.16
6.1
12.8
6.1


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
22
35
34
281.0
69
91
9
14
.947
.950
5.12
5.62
-2.3
-8.1
-2.3
21
19
17
137.1
40
44
8
8
.913
.950
5.50
5.62
-1.4
-10.2
-1.4
5
4
29.0
4
4
1
2
.889
.950
2.48
5.62
-3.5
-121.5
-3.5
4
2
23.0
14
8
0
0
1.000
.950
8.61
5.62
0.2
6.5
0.2
29
1
1
9.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.950
6.00
5.62
0.6
65.5
0.6
5
64
58
479.1
129
151
18
24
.940
.950
5.26
5.62
-6.5
-13.5
-6.5


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
29
46
43
338.1
38
69
7
1
.939
.924
2.85
2.98
1.4
4.3
1.4
21
18
14
132.0
12
26
7
2
.844
.924
2.59
2.98
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
1
0
1.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.924
9.00
2.98
0.5
489.9
0.5
1
1
8.0
0
0
0
0
.924
0.00
2.98
-1.0
-120.1
-1.0
4
66
58
479.1
50
96
14
3
.913
.924
2.74
2.98
1.0
2.1
1.0


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
36
57
57
472.1
116
145
9
28
.967
.946
4.97
5.24
-6.7
-14.2
-6.7
21
1
1
7.0
1
3
0
0
1.000
.946
5.14
5.24
0.4
60.0
0.4
2
58
58
479.1
117
148
9
28
.967
.946
4.98
5.24
-6.3
-13.1
-6.3


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
31
57
57
470.1
83
10
4
2
.959
.963
1.78
1.78
0.9
1.9
-1.6
2.4
1
1
5.0
0
0
0
0
.963
0.00
1.78
-0.6
-119.2
-0.6
-0.0
25
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.963
0.00
1.78
-0.2
-119.2
-0.2
-0.0
27
1
0
2.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.963
4.50
1.78
0.4
185.8
0.4
-0.0
4
60
58
479.1
84
10
4
2
.959
.963
1.76
1.78
0.4
0.9
-2.0
2.4


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
37
50
48
400.1
97
9
2
1
.981
.964
2.38
2.40
-1.5
-3.7
-2.5
1.0
21
11
10
79.0
16
1
1
0
.944
.964
1.94
2.40
-2.7
-34.1
-2.4
-0.3
2
61
58
479.1
113
10
3
1
.976
.964
2.31
2.40
-4.2
-8.7
-4.9
0.7


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
30
38
36
302.1
66
6
4
0
.947
.954
2.14
1.63
8.2
27.1
6.7
1.4
21
16
14
108.0
23
2
0
2
1.000
.954
2.08
1.63
2.5
23.0
2.1
0.4
27
6
6
49.0
5
1
1
0
.857
.954
1.10
1.63
-2.1
-43.5
-2.4
0.3
24
5
2
20.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.954
0.90
1.63
-1.2
-57.6
-1.0
-0.2
4
65
58
479.1
96
9
5
2
.955
.954
1.97
1.63
7.4
15.4
5.4
2.0


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
32
16
4
53.2
1
10
0
0
1.000
.947
1.84
2.48
28
15
12
81.0
0
17
3
0
.850
.947
1.89
2.48
28
15
9
84.0
1
23
1
1
.960
.947
2.57
2.48
30
14
11
89.2
1
25
1
0
.963
.947
2.61
2.48
27
12
4
39.0
4
12
0
0
1.000
.947
3.69
2.48
24
11
5
41.0
8
12
1
0
.952
.947
4.39
2.48
27
11
5
33.1
3
13
2
1
.889
.947
4.32
2.48
31
8
6
45.0
2
13
0
0
1.000
.947
3.00
2.48
30
4
2
11.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.947
1.64
2.48
25
3
0
1.2
0
0
0
0
.947
0.00
2.48
10
109
58
479.1
20
127
8
2
.948
.947
2.76
2.48


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
24
6
31
5
26
3
27
3
30
3
27
3
42
2
39
2
34
2
29
1
1
20
1
32
1
13
33


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
29
1
1
20
1
3
3



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