1939 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Homestead Grays


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(2nd place in the NNL II Championship Series )

1918 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (1-3-1)

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Roy
Partlow

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
85
2nd ERA+
87
2nd
OPS
.646
2nd ERA
3.23
2nd
BA
.265
2nd BA
OBP
.329
1st K/BB
1.30
1st
SLG
.316
2nd K%
7.9%
1st
BB%
8.7%
1st BB%
6.1%
1st
K%
HR%
ISO
.052
2nd WHIP
1.31
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA), Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
28
2B
20
7
5'9"
165
R
R
9/18/1910 (Sulligent, AL)
7/24/1976 (Pittsburgh, PA)
22
-
1
6'1"
187
R
R
11/20/1916 (Jacksonville, FL)
9/7/1942 (Geneva, OH)
31
1B
5
11
6'1"
195
B
R
2/23/1908 (McDonald Township, OH)
2/8/1965 (Dayton, OH)
30
CF
9
5'10"
180
R
R
9/10/1908 (Clarke County, GA)
7/18/1981 (Athens, GA)
27
C
21
4
6'1"
213
R
R
12/21/1911 (Buena Vista, GA)
1/20/1947 (Pittsburgh, PA)
34
LF
20
5'10"
168
L
R
6/10/1905 (Calhoun, AL)
2/23/1978 (Los Angeles, CA)
29
SS
16
8
5'11"
147
R
R
9/13/1909 (Washington, DC)
2/14/1980 (Washington, DC)
31
1B
17
3
5'10"
185
L
L
9/8/1907 (Rocky Mount, NC)
11/27/1997 (Rocky Mount, NC)
27
CF
10
8.0
18
6'1"
235
R
R
2/12/1912 (Alexandria, LA)
10/14/1964 (Alexandria, LA)
27
SP
9
17.0
16
5'11"
180
L
L
6/18/1912 (Washington, GA)
4/19/1987 (Cherry Hill, NJ)
31
SP
4
9.0
17
5'9"
162
R
9/7/1907 (High Point, NC)
9/10/1984 (Fort Worth, TX)
29
3B
18
6
6'0"
179
R
R
11/16/1909 (Arkadelphia, AR)
6/1980 (Philadelphia, PA)
28
SP
2
5.0
10
5'11"
215
B
L
9/15/1910 (Catskill, NY)
2/19/1997 (Catskill, NY)
24
RF
20
5
5'10"
165
L
R
11/10/1914 (Griffin, GA)
3/13/1961 (Oakland, CA)

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