1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


Negro National League II


1938 / 1940

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Henry
McHenry

Leaders

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
HG
.492
2
HG
.485
3
BEG/NBY
.477
4
NBY
.444
5
BEG
.440
6
BEG
.433
7
NE
.417
8
NE
.417
9
NE
.414
10
PS
.412

ERA+

# Player Team ERA+
1
HG
279
2
NE
256
3
NE/BEG
202
4
NBY
192
5
TC
165
6
NE
162
7
BEG
148
8
BEG/TC
144
9
NYC
142
10
NE
142


All-1939 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
HG
0.9
0.5
0.0
BEG
0.9
1.0
0.0
Center Field Tm
HG
0.8
-0.1
0.0
BEG
0.6
0.7
0.0

Right Field Tm
NE
1.1
1.2
0.0
HG
0.8
0.9
0.0
Shortstop Tm
PS
1.0
0.7
0.0
BEG
0.5
0.4
0.0
Second Base Tm
PS
1.3
1.2
0.0
HG
1.1
1.0
0.0
Third Base Tm
HG
0.7
0.7
0.0
PS
0.6
0.6
0.0
First Base Tm
HG
2.2
2.3
0.0
NE
1.2
1.3
0.0
 
Catcher Tm
HG
2.4
2.3
0.0
PS
0.5
0.4
0.0
Starting Pitcher Tm
BEG
76.0
2.8
2.2
0.6
HG
46.2
2.4
2.3
0.1
NE
57.0
2.2
2.1
0.1
NE
87.0
2.1
1.8
0.4
NBY
59.0
1.9
1.7
0.1
Relief Pitcher Tm
PS
106.1
2.2
2.4
-0.3
48.2
1.7
1.9
-0.2
NE
38.0
1.2
1.2
0.0
PS
45.2
0.3
0.3
-0.0
PS
8.0
0.3
0.3
-0.0

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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