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


Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
`
Lg Lg
25
36
36
321.2
205
23
4
5
1
2
.983
.977
6.38
6.16
-1.1
-3.4
-0.6
-0.5
30
16
16
135.2
83
12
0
1
0
3
1.000
.977
6.30
6.16
1.2
8.9
0.7
0.5
35
1
0
3.0
3
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
.977
9.00
6.16
-0.1
-28.2
-0.1
0.0
3
53
52
460.1
291
35
4
6
1
5
.988
.977
6.37
6.16
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0


Glossary
First Base
`
Lg Lg
29
42
42
372.1
444
27
6
21
.987
.987
11.38
10.93
4.9
13.1
4.9
30
4
4
35.0
41
1
0
3
1.000
.987
10.80
10.93
-0.5
-14.5
-0.5
32
4
4
33.0
28
1
1
1
.967
.987
7.91
10.93
-0.8
-25.0
-0.8
35
2
1
11.0
9
1
0
0
1.000
.987
8.18
10.93
0.1
10.9
0.1
25
1
1
9.0
10
1
0
0
1.000
.987
11.00
10.93
0.3
33.7
0.3
5
53
52
460.1
532
31
7
25
.988
.987
11.01
10.93
4.0
8.6
4.0


Glossary
Second Base
`
Lg Lg
27
52
52
447.2
102
167
14
30
.951
.953
5.41
5.70
7.0
15.7
7.0
27
2
0
12.2
2
4
0
0
1.000
.953
4.26
5.70
-0.2
-19.3
-0.2
2
54
52
460.1
104
171
14
30
.952
.953
5.38
5.70
6.8
14.7
6.8


Glossary
Third Base
`
Lg Lg
35
46
45
386.0
41
68
8
4
.932
.928
2.54
2.85
1.2
3.0
1.2
23
4
4
36.0
3
6
1
0
.900
.928
2.25
2.85
-0.1
-2.8
-0.1
32
4
1
16.2
1
4
0
0
1.000
.928
2.70
2.85
0.7
42.0
0.7
34
2
1
11.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.928
1.64
2.85
-0.5
-49.0
-0.5
27
1
0
3.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.928
3.00
2.85
-0.3
-104.4
-0.3
29
1
1
4.0
0
1
1
0
.500
.928
2.25
2.85
0.2
48.1
0.2
25
1
0
1.2
0
1
1
0
.500
.928
5.40
2.85
0.4
261.6
0.4
28
1
0
2.0
0
0
0
0
.928
0.00
2.85
-0.2
-104.4
-0.2
8
60
52
460.1
47
81
11
4
.921
.928
2.50
2.85
1.3
2.9
1.3


Glossary
Shortstop
`
Lg Lg
27
47
46
386.0
87
135
18
21
.925
.928
5.18
5.27
6.5
16.9
6.5
35
6
2
24.2
10
6
0
1
1.000
.928
5.84
5.27
-1.2
-48.0
-1.2
32
4
4
36.0
8
11
1
1
.950
.928
4.75
5.27
-0.4
-10.0
-0.4
27
2
0
12.2
2
7
0
1
1.000
.928
6.39
5.27
1.8
140.7
1.8
25
1
0
1.0
0
0
0
0
.928
0.00
5.27
-0.2
-196.4
-0.2
5
60
52
460.1
107
159
19
24
.933
.928
5.20
5.27
6.6
14.3
6.6


Glossary
Left Field
`
Lg Lg
32
43
43
363.2
65
4
6
1
.920
.944
1.71
1.64
6.3
17.3
6.0
0.3
29
7
5
48.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.944
0.94
1.64
-1.7
-35.1
-1.4
-0.3
25
4
1
16.2
2
0
0
0
1.000
.944
1.08
1.64
-0.4
-25.4
-0.3
-0.1
30
3
2
23.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.944
1.17
1.64
-0.4
-19.1
-0.3
-0.1
25
1
1
9.0
2
0
1
0
.667
.944
2.00
1.64
0.3
36.9
0.4
-0.1
5
58
52
460.1
77
4
7
1
.920
.944
1.58
1.64
4.1
8.9
4.4
-0.3


Glossary
Center Field
`
Lg Lg
27
51
51
432.0
102
3
4
0
.963
.966
2.19
2.38
3.4
7.8
5.2
-1.9
29
3
0
14.1
5
0
0
0
1.000
.966
3.14
2.38
1.0
72.2
1.2
-0.1
32
1
0
3.0
0
0
0
0
.966
0.00
2.38
-0.4
-140.6
-0.4
0.0
25
1
0
2.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.966
4.50
2.38
0.3
174.4
-0.3
0.6
31
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.966
1.00
2.38
-0.7
-72.8
-0.6
-0.1
5
57
52
460.1
108
4
4
0
.966
.966
2.19
2.38
3.7
8.0
5.2
-1.5


Glossary
Right Field
`
Lg Lg
31
45
45
397.1
83
3
0
2
1.000
.976
1.95
1.71
11.0
27.7
11.2
-0.2
30
3
2
21.0
3
0
1
0
.750
.976
1.29
1.71
-0.4
-17.3
-0.3
-0.1
29
2
2
18.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.976
2.00
1.71
0.6
31.1
0.7
-0.1
25
2
2
15.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.976
1.80
1.71
0.3
17.5
0.3
-0.1
27
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.976
0.00
1.71
-0.9
-104.5
-0.9
0.0
5
53
52
460.1
93
3
1
2
.990
.976
1.88
1.71
10.5
22.9
11.0
-0.5


Glossary
Pitcher
`
Lg Lg
29
21
12
126.0
4
41
1
2
.978
.960
3.21
2.76
25
16
8
80.1
4
15
1
0
.950
.960
2.13
2.76
26
16
9
74.1
5
33
3
1
.927
.960
4.60
2.76
25
11
9
60.0
2
19
2
0
.913
.960
3.15
2.76
22
9
3
39.0
0
13
0
0
1.000
.960
3.00
2.76
23
7
5
39.0
1
8
0
0
1.000
.960
2.08
2.76
34
3
2
17.0
0
6
0
0
1.000
.960
3.18
2.76
22
3
2
13.0
0
0
0
0
.960
0.00
2.76
28
2
1
6.2
0
2
0
0
1.000
.960
2.70
2.76
1
0
0.1
0
0
0
0
.960
0.00
2.76
20
1
1
4.2
0
0
0
0
.960
0.00
2.76
11
90
52
460.1
16
137
7
3
.956
.960
2.99
2.76


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
`
25
3
29
2
30
2
23
2
4
9


Glossary
Pinch Runner
`
0



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