1939 St. Louis Stars - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 St. Louis Stars


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(2nd place in the NAL Championship Series )

1938 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
George Mitchell (1-4)

Top Hitter


Leslie
Green

Top Pitcher


Ossie
Brown

League Ranks (2 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
97
2nd ERA+
81
2nd
OPS
.652
2nd ERA
3.95
2nd
BA
.271
1st BA
OBP
.320
1st K/BB
3.29
1st
SLG
.331
2nd K%
13.9%
2nd
BB%
6.5%
1st BB%
4.2%
1st
K%
HR%
ISO
.060
2nd WHIP
1.15
1st

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: South End Grounds (St. Louis, MO)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
24
SS
17
5'9"
170
L
R
4/27/1915 (Madison, MS)
4/15/1974 (Carbondale, IL)
25
RF
18
6'0"
182
L
R
9/6/1913 (Madison, AL)
SP
4
9.0
27
SP
5
13.0
5'9"
180
L
L
8/21/1911 (Union City, TN)
10/2/1976 (Cleveland, OH)
26
3B
12
5'8"
185
R
R
10/16/1912 (Memphis, TN)
1/1982 (Memphis, TN)
25
CF
21
5'11"
177
L
R
2/8/1914 (Evergreen, AL)
3/2/1985 (St. Louis, MO)
29
1B
18
5'10"
180
L
L
11/26/1909 (Shreveport, LA)
2/19/1966 (Kansas City, MO)
21
SP
6
11.0
6'3"
210
R
R
4/29/1918 (Forrest City, AR)
5/5/1987 (Cairo, IL)
39
1B
2
6'3"
202
R
R
3/31/1900 (Sparta, IL)
11/1953 (Sparta, IL)
-
1
21
2B
20
5'8"
155
L
R
4/22/1918 (Warren, AR)
9/2/1988 (St. Louis, MO)
35
3B
13
5'10"
155
R
R
10/25/1903 (Whistler, AL)
5/17/2002 (Chicago, IL)
32
C
11
R
R
1907 (birthplace unknown)
26
RF
7
8.0
5'11"
170
B
R
5/19/1913 (Wabbesika, AR)
11/3/1981 (Compton, CA)
29
C
8
5'11"
165
R
R
1910 (Memphis, TN)
23
LF
21
6'1"
155
B
R
9/15/1915 (Yazoo City, MS)
12/23/1986 (St. Louis, MO)

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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