1939 St. Louis Stars - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 St. Louis Stars


1 - 4


(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+
79
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)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
32
5
11
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.100
.100
.100
.200
-40
1B
29
5
18
16
1
6
0
0
1
2
0
2
0
.375
.444
.563
1.007
200
2B
21
5
20
18
2
7
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.389
.450
.389
.839
153
3B
35
4
13
12
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.250
.308
.250
.558
68
SS
24
4
17
17
1
5
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.294
.294
.294
.588
77
LF
23
5
21
20
3
5
2
0
0
2
1
1
0
.250
.286
.350
.636
90
CF
25
5
21
16
2
5
0
1
0
1
4
3
2
.313
.421
.438
.859
157
RF
5
18
17
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.118
.118
.118
.235
-29
3B
26
4
12
11
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.182
.250
.182
.432
31
C
29
3
8
7
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.286
.286
.286
.571
71
RF
26
4
7
4
1
1
1
0
0
1
0
2
1
.250
.500
.500
1.000
200
1B
39
1
2
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.500
.500
.500
1.000
200
-
1
1
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
500
SP
21
2
6
6
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.333
.333
.667
1.000
194
SP
27
2
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
20
SP
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
50
16
58
184
166
13
45
5
1
1
10
7
12
6
.271
.320
.331
.652
97
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
23
LF
21
.296
.304
4.8%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.100
.087
25
CF
21
.361
.304
14.3%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.125
.087
21
2B
20
.397
.304
10.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
RF
18
.103
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
29
1B
18
.464
.304
11.1%
6.0%
5.6%
0.6%
.188
.087
24
SS
17
.274
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
35
3B
13
.270
.304
7.7%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
26
3B
12
.214
.304
8.3%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
32
C
11
.085
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
29
C
8
.233
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
26
RF
7
.397
.304
28.6%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.250
.087
21
SP
6
.451
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.333
.087
27
SP
5
.186
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
SP
4
.233
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
39
1B
2
.465
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
-
1
.930
.304
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.087
16
184
.297
.304
6.5%
6.0%
0.5%
0.6%
.060
.087
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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