1937 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1937 Homestead Grays


60 - 19 - 1


45 - 18 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1918 / 1938 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (60-19-1)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Ray
Brown

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
124
1st ERA+
128
1st
OPS
.875
1st ERA
3.91
1st
BA
.315
1st BA
.246
1st
OBP
.380
1st K/BB
1.54
2nd
SLG
.495
1st K%
13.0%
1st
BB%
8.8%
1st BB%
8.4%
5th
K%
HR%
1.0%
1st
ISO
.181
1st WHIP
1.30
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro National League II
• Home Ballpark: Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
• 6 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
25
39
183
156
60
65
13
7
20
73
2
25
2
1
1
.417
.500
.974
1.474
271
1B
29
42
199
170
54
64
15
3
13
55
2
25
0
2
2
.376
.462
.729
1.191
202
2B
27
52
231
201
37
56
8
5
1
30
2
18
0
0
12
.279
.338
.383
.721
86
3B
35
49
233
203
37
58
5
3
2
30
1
22
0
0
8
.286
.356
.369
.725
87
SS
27
47
183
162
23
40
3
0
0
22
1
8
0
1
12
.247
.287
.265
.552
43
LF
32
48
229
202
59
66
17
6
5
48
0
24
0
0
3
.327
.398
.545
.943
141
CF
27
52
259
219
59
65
15
1
4
35
13
30
0
2
8
.297
.386
.429
.816
110
RF
31
46
208
187
30
67
12
1
1
41
6
10
0
1
10
.358
.394
.449
.843
117
C
30
28
110
100
22
32
5
4
3
23
0
7
0
1
2
.320
.370
.540
.910
132
SS
32
4
19
17
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.059
.158
.059
.217
-42
3B
23
4
17
16
2
6
0
0
1
3
1
0
0
0
1
.375
.375
.563
.938
138
3B
34
2
5
4
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
.500
.500
.500
1.000
159
3B
28
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
29
35
102
87
25
28
5
1
3
19
0
11
0
0
4
.322
.398
.506
.904
131
SP
25
19
46
42
14
17
2
0
3
14
0
3
0
0
1
.405
.444
.667
1.111
182
SP
25
19
44
39
3
6
2
0
0
2
0
3
0
0
2
.154
.214
.205
.419
9
SP
26
16
33
30
8
8
2
0
1
5
0
1
0
0
2
.267
.290
.433
.724
84
SP
23
9
19
17
4
7
0
2
0
4
0
0
0
0
2
.412
.412
.647
1.059
169
RP
22
9
16
16
0
4
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
29
SP
34
3
8
7
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.143
.250
.143
.393
4
SP
22
3
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-14
SP
28
2
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
20
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
24
531
2156
1887
444
594
104
33
57
406
28
190
2
8
71
.315
.380
.495
.875
124
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
29
1B
199
.501
.344
12.6%
8.1%
6.5%
1.6%
.353
.133
25
SP
46
.472
.344
6.5%
8.1%
6.5%
1.6%
.262
.133
23
3B
17
.386
.344
0.0%
8.1%
5.9%
1.6%
.188
.133
26
SP
33
.299
.344
3.0%
8.1%
3.0%
1.6%
.167
.133
29
SP
102
.388
.344
10.8%
8.1%
2.9%
1.6%
.184
.133
30
C
110
.391
.344
6.4%
8.1%
2.7%
1.6%
.220
.133
32
LF
229
.410
.344
10.5%
8.1%
2.2%
1.6%
.218
.133
25
C
183
.586
.344
13.7%
8.1%
10.9%
1.6%
.558
.133
27
CF
259
.364
.344
11.6%
8.1%
1.5%
1.6%
.132
.133
35
3B
233
.326
.344
9.4%
8.1%
0.9%
1.6%
.084
.133
31
RF
208
.367
.344
4.8%
8.1%
0.5%
1.6%
.091
.133
27
2B
231
.314
.344
7.8%
8.1%
0.4%
1.6%
.104
.133
34
SP
8
.210
.344
12.5%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
34
3B
5
.372
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
22
SP
6
.155
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
22
RP
16
.232
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
32
SS
19
.128
.344
10.5%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
20
SP
2
.000
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
23
SP
19
.410
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.235
.133
25
SP
44
.193
.344
6.8%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.051
.133
28
3B
1
.000
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
27
SS
183
.246
.344
4.4%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.019
.133
28
SP
3
.000
.344
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
1.6%
.000
.133
RP
.000
.344
8.1%
1.6%
.133
24
2156
.377
.344
8.8%
8.1%
2.6%
1.6%
.181
.133
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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