1948 Homestead Grays - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1948 Homestead Grays


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(1st place in the NNL II Championship Series )

1918 / 1949 (Team History)

Managed by:
Vic Harris (2-1-1)

Top Hitter


Luke
Easter

Top Pitcher


Ted
Alexander

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
84
2nd ERA+
106
1st
OPS
.617
2nd ERA
2.91
1st
BA
.225
2nd BA
.271
2nd
OBP
.315
2nd K/BB
1.18
2nd
SLG
.302
2nd K%
13.1%
2nd
BB%
9.5%
2nd BB%
11.1%
2nd
K%
HR%
0.0%
1st
ISO
.078
1st WHIP
1.56
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
• 1 member of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
35
SP
3
8.1
5'10"
185
R
R
9/15/1912 (Spartanburg, SC)
3/6/1999 (East Orange, NJ)
37
SS
17
5'9"
165
R
R
9/18/1910 (Sulligent, AL)
7/24/1976 (Pittsburgh, PA)
26
SP
2
6.1
6'3"
200
L
R
7/31/1921 (East Carnegie, PA)
1/12/1996 (Richmond, VA)
23
2B
16
31
6'1"
170
R
R
9/26/1924 (Pittsburgh, PA)
1/23/1990 (Pittsburgh, PA)
24
C
6
40
6'0"
200
R
R
1/16/1924 (Clairton, PA)
5/4/1990 (Brantford, Canada)
32
LF
17
30
6'4"
240
L
R
8/4/1915 (Jonestown, MS)
3/29/1979 (Euclid, OH)
25
3B
16
47
6'2"
197
R
R
8/2/1922 (Manassas, VA)
6/4/2004 (Manassas, VA)
40
1B
17
5'10"
185
L
L
9/8/1907 (Rocky Mount, NC)
11/27/1997 (Rocky Mount, NC)
22
CF
18
16
5'10"
174
R
R
10/28/1925 (Aguadilla, Puerto Rico)
35
C
10
26
5'9"
190
L
R
1/3/1913 (Baldwin County, GA)
3/16/1983 (Pittsburgh, PA)
36
SP
8
9.0
43
6'1"
235
R
R
2/12/1912 (Alexandria, LA)
10/14/1964 (Alexandria, LA)
31
RF
14
3.0
20
6'1"
205
L
L
5/14/1917 (Kellyville, OK)
10/31/1998 (Wichita, KS)
21
RP
1
2.2
6'3"
190
R
R
8/28/1926 (Newton, GA)
9/16/1988 (Weirton, WV)
33
SP
2
4.2
21
6'1"
195
R
R
8/20/1914 (Arboa, FL)

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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