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1939 Season


1938 / 1940

Top Hitter


Joe
DiMaggio

Top Pitcher


Bob
Feller

1939 World Series








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All-1939 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
PHA
6.5
6.8
0.2
NYY
5.4
5.3
0.7
STL
4.6
4.8
0.5
PHI
3.9
3.8
0.8
Center Field Tm
NYY
8.1
7.1
1.1
CHC
4.1
4.5
-0.3
CHW
3.5
3.0
0.6
STL
3.4
2.9
0.7

Right Field Tm
BOS
6.7
7.1
0.2
NYG
5.7
6.3
-0.2
CIN
5.2
4.8
1.0
NYY
4.6
4.5
0.6
Shortstop Tm
PIT
5.2
4.0
0.1
CIN
5.1
2.3
1.8
CHW
4.2
3.2
0.1
BOS
4.1
4.1
-0.9
Second Base Tm
NYY
6.3
3.7
2.0
CIN
5.9
3.6
1.8
DET
4.9
4.1
0.4
CHC
4.1
4.1
-0.7
Third Base Tm
NYY
5.9
5.1
0.7
WAS
5.7
4.6
0.9
CLE
4.6
4.0
0.5
CIN
3.7
3.1
0.4
First Base Tm
STL
7.9
8.8
-0.1
BOS
6.9
7.5
-0.2
BRO
6.4
6.0
1.1
DET
5.5
5.9
0.2
 
Catcher Tm
NYY
5.1
4.4
0.2
NYG
4.1
3.4
0.2
CIN
3.1
2.9
-0.3
PHA
3.0
2.6
0.0
Starting Pitcher Tm
CLE
296.2
9.8
9.3
0.5
CIN
319.0
9.8
8.2
1.6
MULT
291.2
7.9
8.3
-0.5
BOS
191.0
6.8
7.0
-0.2
MULT
274.1
5.7
5.9
-0.2
BRO
227.1
5.4
5.3
0.1
NYY
233.1
5.3
4.4
0.9
WAS
269.1
4.9
4.9
0.0
DET
198.0
4.9
4.9
-0.0
CHW
172.2
4.9
4.3
0.5
Relief Pitcher Tm
CHW
118.1
2.5
2.4
0.1
BSN
129.0
1.7
1.9
-0.1
STL
103.0
0.9
1.0
-0.1
CIN
31.1
0.8
0.7
0.1
BOS
107.0
0.7
0.8
-0.2
PHA
116.2
0.7
-0.4
1.1
CHC
68.2
0.6
0.9
-0.3
WAS
102.2
0.6
0.7
-0.1
MULT
58.0
0.6
0.7
-0.1
NYG
56.1
0.6
0.4
0.2

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James