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
73
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
161
MULT
MULT
31
SP
3
2
.600
7
6
6
1
0
62.2
24
16
48
0
17
32
1
0
6
264
2.30
171
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
80
9
5
SP
23
29
.442
71
53
36
4
2
450.2
202
161
405
2
147
223
2
0
14
1380
3.22
113
162 Game Average
13
16
.442
39
29
20
2
1
247.0
111
88
222
2
81
122
1
0
8
1117
3.22
113
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
22
29
.431
70
52
35
4
2
441.2
198
159
398
2
143
220
2
0
14
1341
3.24
112
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
176
 
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
20
25
.444
55
44
34
4
1
381.1
158
126
336
2
119
193
1
0
12
1214
2.97
124
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
160
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
57
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
176



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
1.21
4.8%
14.5%
10.7%
7.0%
0.44
2.05
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
1.38
13.6%
12.4%
7.6%
11.7%
1.80
1.57
0.0%
0.2%
MULT
MULT
31
SP
62.2
1.04
1.38
12.1%
15.3%
6.4%
7.5%
1.88
1.74
0.0%
0.7%
32
SP
39.1
1.07
1.53
16.0%
12.8%
12.8%
9.2%
1.25
1.29
0.0%
0.4%
33
SP
27.0
1.44
1.47
12.1%
13.4%
8.9%
8.9%
1.36
1.42
0.8%
0.9%
9
5
SP
450.2
1.22
1.32
11.7%
13.0%
7.7%
8.1%
1.52
1.66
0.1%
0.6%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
9
Negro Leagues
441.2
1.22
1.32
11.8%
12.9%
7.7%
8.1%
1.54
1.65
0.1%
0.6%
1
vs Major Leagues
9.0
1.22
1.27
7.7%
17.2%
10.3%
6.9%
0.75
2.48
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
1.69
0.0%
0.0%
8
Chicago American Giants
SP
381.1
1.19
1.32
12.1%
12.8%
7.5%
7.9%
1.62
1.65
0.2%
0.6%
5
West All Stars
RP
14.2
1.02
1.27
6.9%
11.7%
10.3%
8.8%
0.67
1.51
0.0%
0.5%
1
South All Stars
-
5.0
1.80
1.65
12.0%
15.6%
12.0%
13.3%
1.00
1.17
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
2.48
0.0%
1.5%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
28
SP
17
492
449
51
114
12
4
1
7
33
55
5
5
.254
.312
.305
.617
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
7
264
232
24
48
4
1
0
3
17
32
0
6
9
0
8
.207
.278
.233
.511
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
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
BBB
NAL
25
SP
6
21
30
8
13
0
CAG
NAL
27
RP
5
7
16
4
5
0
NAL
26
SP
5
11
16
9
4
2
9
5
SP
71
1380
1234
202
405
42
10
2
28
0
147
223
1
14
26
0
21
.227
.295
.282
.577
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
70
1341
1199
198
398
42
10
2
28
0
143
220
1
14
26
0
19
.228
.296
.284
.580
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
55
1214
1088
158
336
38
9
2
27
0
119
193
0
12
24
16
.228
.294
.285
.579
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