1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


Negro American League


1938 / 1940

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


George
Walker

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Team R
1
KCM
42
2
KCM
37
3
KCM
33
4
KCM
33
5
KCM
29
6
SL3
25
7
CAG
21
8
KCM
19
9
SL3
19
10
KCM
19

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
KCM
0.97
2
KCM
1.00
3
MRS
1.01
4
MRS
1.06
5
CBR
1.07
6
KCM
1.11
7
TC
1.15
8
CAG
1.19
9
SL3
1.20
10
MRS
1.22


All-1939 Team


Glossary

Left Field Tm
KCM
2.1
2.3
0.0
SL3
1.1
1.2
0.0
Center Field Tm
KCM
1.9
2.0
0.0
CAG
1.1
1.1
0.0

Right Field Tm
CAG
0.4
0.5
0.0
TC
0.2
0.3
0.0
Shortstop Tm
KCM
1.9
1.7
0.0
SL3
0.7
0.5
0.0
Second Base Tm
SL3
0.6
0.5
0.0
IAB
0.5
0.5
0.0
Third Base Tm
CBR
0.7
0.6
0.0
KCM
0.6
0.5
0.0
First Base Tm
IAB
0.9
1.0
0.0
CAG
0.8
0.9
0.0
 
Catcher Tm
CBR
1.3
1.3
0.0
IAB
0.5
0.4
0.0
Starting Pitcher Tm
CBR
66.1
2.5
2.5
0.0
CBR
92.0
1.7
1.6
0.0
IAB
29.0
1.0
0.9
0.1
SL3
49.0
0.8
0.8
0.0
SL3
62.2
0.7
0.7
0.1
Relief Pitcher Tm
KCM
90.2
2.8
2.9
-0.2
KCM
111.1
2.4
2.5
-0.1
KCM
85.0
2.1
2.1
0.0
MRS
60.1
1.4
1.6
-0.2
CAG
38.2
0.8
0.9
-0.1

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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, 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