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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Notes:




Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
SP
6
9
9
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NAL
26
SP
5
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
7
CAG
NAL
27
RP
5
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
MULT
28
SP
19
52
51
2
13
2
1
0
5
0
1
0
0
0
.255
.269
.333
.603
96
29
SP
11
31
30
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.133
.133
.167
.300
-7
MULT
MULT
30
SP
13
31
30
3
7
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.233
.233
.233
.467
39
MULT
MULT
31
SP
10
28
28
2
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-14
32
SP
9
19
19
1
4
2
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.211
.211
.316
.526
40
33
SP
5
13
12
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.385
.417
.801
122
9
5
SP
83
193
189
13
37
6
1
0
10
0
0
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
.196
.204
.238
.442
36
162 Game Average
377
369
25
72
12
2
0
20
0
0
4
81
0
0
4
0
0
.196
.204
.238
.442
36
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
82
189
185
12
36
6
1
0
10
0
0
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
.195
.203
.238
.441
36
1
vs Major Leagues
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Birmingham Black Barons
RP
9
14
13
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.000
.071
.000
.071
-78
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
67
168
165
10
34
6
1
0
10
0
1
0
0
2
0
.206
.211
.255
.465
40
5
West All Stars
RP
5
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
47
1
South All Stars
-
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
750
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
SP
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
56



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
9
.000
.314
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
NAL
6
.160
.297
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.076
CAG
NAL
4
.000
.300
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
MULT
52
.286
.297
1.9%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.078
.069
31
.138
.303
0.0%
3.2%
6.7%
0.00
0.0%
0.5%
.033
.074
MULT
MULT
31
.216
.315
0.0%
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.086
MULT
MULT
28
.137
.319
0.0%
7.8%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.080
19
.241
.352
0.0%
9.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.105
.104
13
.381
.339
7.7%
8.9%
0.0%
0.9%
.083
.107
9
5
193
.208
.313
1.0%
7.5%
33.3%
4.3%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.6%
.042
.081
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
189
.208
.314
1.1%
7.5%
33.3%
4.3%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.5%
.043
.080
1
vs Major Leagues
4
.226
.286
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.114
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Birmingham Black Barons
14
.054
.315
7.1%
9.3%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.069
8
Chicago American Giants
168
.217
.313
0.6%
7.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.048
.081
5
West All Stars
6
.161
.342
0.0%
8.4%
33.3%
4.3%
0.00
1.41
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.095
1
South All Stars
1
1.002
.235
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.032
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
4
.226
.286
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.000
.114

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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