Gentry Jessup - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Gentry Jessup



Joseph Gentry Jessup
(Jeep)

Born: July 11, 1914 in Mount Airy, NC
Died: March 23, 1998 in Springfield, MO
          (83 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 195
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
0
3
.000
6
4
1
0
0
24.2
21
16
30
8
13
0
0
5.84
64
NAL
26
SP
1
1
.500
5
3
1
0
0
19.2
11
11
16
9
4
0
2
5.03
72
CAG
NAL
27
RP
0
2
.000
5
1
0
0
0
13.0
7
6
16
4
5
0
0
4.15
99
MULT
28
SP
6
8
.429
17
13
9
0
1
116.0
51
42
114
1
33
55
1
5
492
3.26
101
29
SP
4
5
.444
9
8
7
0
0
68.1
28
20
66
0
20
29
0
0
0
13
2.63
121
MULT
MULT
30
SP
6
4
.600
11
10
7
1
0
80.0
30
23
65
0
25
45
0
0
0
331
2.59
156
MULT
MULT
31
SP
2
2
.500
6
5
5
0
0
55.2
24
14
47
0
16
33
2
0
4
51
2.26
174
32
SP
2
1
.667
6
5
2
2
0
39.1
12
11
22
0
20
25
0
0
1
156
2.52
174
33
SP
1
3
.250
5
3
3
0
1
27.0
18
16
28
1
11
15
0
0
0
124
5.33
79
9
5
SP
22
29
.431
70
52
35
3
2
443.2
202
159
404
2
146
224
3
0
12
1167
3.23
111
162 Game Average
12
16
.431
39
29
20
2
1
247.1
113
89
225
2
81
125
2
0
7
1072
3.23
111
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
21
29
.420
69
51
34
3
2
434.2
198
157
397
2
142
221
3
0
12
1128
3.25
110
1
vs Major Leagues
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
2
7
0
4
3
0
0
39
2.00
178
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
1
3
.250
9
7
1
0
0
40.2
32
26
47
0
15
20
0
2
44
5.75
58
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
19
25
.432
54
43
33
3
1
374.1
158
124
335
2
118
194
2
0
10
1001
2.98
123
5
West All Stars
RP
1
0
1.000
5
0
0
0
1
14.2
3
3
9
0
6
4
1
0
0
58
1.84
158
1
South All Stars
-
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
5.0
5
4
6
0
3
3
0
0
0
25
7.20
49
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
2
7
0
4
3
0
0
39
2.00
178



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BBB
NAL
25
SP
24.2
1.54
1.32
11.8%
14.1%
7.3%
8.0%
1.63
1.77
NAL
26
SP
19.2
1.27
1.20
4.8%
14.5%
10.7%
6.9%
0.44
2.08
CAG
NAL
27
RP
13.0
1.54
1.39
8.6%
12.0%
6.9%
7.3%
1.25
1.64
MULT
28
SP
116.0
1.27
1.22
11.2%
12.9%
6.7%
7.7%
1.67
1.76
0.2%
0.2%
29
SP
68.1
1.26
1.21
10.2%
10.9%
7.0%
6.5%
1.45
1.70
0.0%
MULT
MULT
30
SP
80.0
1.13
1.36
13.6%
12.5%
7.6%
11.5%
1.80
1.60
0.0%
0.2%
MULT
MULT
31
SP
55.2
1.13
1.37
14.3%
15.4%
6.9%
7.5%
2.06
1.80
0.0%
32
SP
39.1
1.07
1.52
16.0%
12.8%
12.8%
9.2%
1.25
1.28
0.0%
0.4%
33
SP
27.0
1.44
1.47
12.1%
13.4%
8.9%
8.9%
1.36
1.43
0.8%
0.9%
9
5
SP
443.2
1.24
1.31
12.0%
13.0%
7.8%
8.0%
1.53
1.67
0.2%
0.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
9
Negro Leagues
434.2
1.24
1.31
12.1%
12.9%
7.8%
8.0%
1.56
1.66
0.2%
0.6%
1
vs Major Leagues
9.0
1.22
1.27
7.7%
17.2%
10.3%
6.9%
0.75
2.47
0.0%
1.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
40.2
1.52
1.29
10.8%
13.6%
8.1%
8.4%
1.33
1.70
0.0%
0.0%
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
374.1
1.21
1.32
12.4%
12.8%
7.6%
7.9%
1.64
1.66
0.2%
0.6%
5
West All Stars
RP
14.2
1.02
1.29
6.9%
11.7%
10.3%
8.9%
0.67
1.50
0.0%
0.5%
1
South All Stars
-
5.0
1.80
1.50
12.0%
16.1%
12.0%
12.5%
1.00
1.29
0.0%
0.0%
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
9.0
1.22
1.27
7.7%
17.2%
10.3%
6.9%
0.75
2.47
0.0%
1.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
6
21
30
8
13
0
NAL
26
SP
5
11
16
9
4
2
CAG
NAL
27
RP
5
7
16
4
5
0
MULT
28
SP
17
492
449
51
114
12
4
1
7
33
55
5
5
.254
.312
.305
.617
29
SP
9
13
10
28
66
0
1
0
0
20
29
0
1
0
1
6.600
2.867
6.800
9.667
MULT
MULT
30
SP
11
331
301
30
65
18
4
0
7
0
25
45
1
0
5
0
6
.216
.276
.302
.578
MULT
MULT
31
SP
6
51
46
24
47
0
0
0
0
16
33
4
0
0
3
1.022
1.015
1.022
2.037
32
SP
6
156
129
12
22
3
0
0
5
0
20
25
0
1
6
0
3
.171
.287
.194
.480
33
SP
5
124
113
18
28
5
0
1
6
0
11
15
0
0
0
0
3
.248
.315
.319
.633
9
5
SP
70
1167
1048
202
404
38
9
2
25
0
146
224
1
12
17
0
16
.231
.299
.290
.589
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
69
1128
1013
198
397
38
9
2
25
0
142
221
1
12
17
0
14
.232
.300
.293
.593
1
vs Major Leagues
1
39
35
4
7
0
0
0
0
4
3
0
0
2
.200
.282
.200
.482
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
9
44
38
32
47
3
0
0
1
15
20
2
1
.263
.349
.342
.691
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
54
1001
902
158
335
34
8
2
24
0
118
194
0
10
15
11
.233
.298
.295
.593
5
West All Stars
RP
5
58
51
3
9
0
1
0
0
0
6
4
0
0
1
0
3
.176
.263
.216
.479
1
South All Stars
-
1
25
22
5
6
1
0
0
0
0
3
3
1
0
0
0
.273
.360
.318
.678
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
1
39
35
4
7
0
0
0
0
4
3
0
0
2
.200
.282
.200
.482

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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