1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


1938 / 1940

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Hilton
Smith

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
HG/EAS
56
2
HG/EAS
52
3
KCM
45
4
KCM/WES
45
5
PS/EAS
37
6
NE/EAS
34
7
BEG/EAS
31
8
PS
30
9
KCM/WES
30
10
NE/EAS
30


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
MULT
40
1548
1368
271
395
53
22
41
233
26
152
28
.289
.360
.450
.809
120
2
NAL
20
715
635
102
179
31
11
7
88
16
66
14
.282
.350
.398
.748
118
3
MULT
36
1327
1191
210
354
56
9
15
188
12
107
29
.297
.355
.397
.752
102
4
28
1032
888
131
221
34
11
10
113
35
114
30
.249
.334
.346
.680
99
5
54
1963
1779
278
463
76
26
19
231
64
133
51
.260
.312
.364
.676
97
6
37
1376
1259
211
347
32
7
38
187
20
105
12
.276
.331
.403
.734
96
7
NAL
23
851
753
108
202
30
10
1
93
22
73
25
.268
.333
.339
.672
95
8
16
584
521
69
136
19
4
5
54
7
53
10
.261
.329
.342
.671
92
9
52
1907
1771
288
493
52
17
30
241
8
121
15
.278
.325
.378
.702
89
10
EWA
2
76
65
12
16
3
1
0
12
2
2
9
10
2
1
0
1
1
.246
.342
.323
.665
87
11
EWA
2
71
60
6
15
1
0
2
6
0
3
8
10
1
0
3
0
0
.250
.338
.367
.705
87
12
NAL
35
1282
1147
138
275
35
15
9
117
35
106
29
.240
.304
.320
.624
82
13
NN2
31
1200
1050
137
264
25
9
13
123
4
131
19
.251
.334
.330
.664
80
14
NAL
22
756
669
61
149
26
6
2
49
20
62
25
.223
.289
.288
.577
68
15
NN2
17
646
596
63
142
13
2
6
53
3
45
5
.238
.292
.297
.589
60
15
6
638
15334
13752
2085
3651
486
150
198
1788
274
5
1285
20
3
1
295
1
1
.265
.328
.366
.694
94



Players
# Team Pos
1
C
36
161
130
39
49
4
4
14
56
4
0
27
0
2
0
3
1
0
.377
.481
.792
1.273
241
2
1B
39
169
136
40
53
11
0
12
52
3
1
27
1
0
0
6
0
0
.390
.491
.735
1.226
227
3
CBR
C
23
91
84
11
33
3
5
1
21
2
7
0
.393
.440
.583
1.023
196
4
KCM
LF
47
193
184
37
67
16
8
3
45
8
9
0
.364
.394
.587
.981
184
5
RF
35
148
131
39
46
3
1
9
34
3
0
16
0
0
0
1
0
0
.351
.422
.595
1.017
171
6
BEG
LF
33
132
119
28
48
7
2
2
29
2
11
2
.403
.454
.546
1.000
170
7
1B
36
146
133
34
44
7
0
10
30
3
0
13
2
0
0
0
0
1
.331
.390
.609
.999
164
8
TC
2B
16
65
57
15
19
3
1
2
14
2
6
2
.333
.397
.526
.923
160
9
CF
55
227
201
45
65
10
1
8
45
12
0
21
0
0
0
5
0
0
.323
.387
.502
.890
158
10
2B
32
142
121
28
45
10
2
1
20
1
0
18
0
0
0
3
0
0
.372
.453
.512
.966
158
11
NYC
3B
14
54
48
10
17
1
0
2
6
0
6
0
.354
.426
.500
.926
150
12
NE
LF
37
131
121
22
46
4
0
4
27
2
9
1
.380
.423
.512
.935
149
13
HG/TC
C
17
67
55
9
19
3
1
0
4
1
10
2
.345
.446
.436
.883
148
14
SL3
CF
26
110
91
21
27
5
2
2
13
10
13
6
.297
.385
.462
.846
147
15
RF
36
150
138
33
52
10
1
1
31
4
1
11
0
0
0
1
0
0
.377
.423
.486
.908
146
16
1B
34
145
120
19
42
7
2
0
16
2
16
9
.350
.426
.442
.868
146
17
LF
29
129
114
29
37
7
2
1
16
11
1
14
1
0
0
1
0
0
.325
.398
.447
.846
146
18
IAB
2B
16
63
53
7
17
2
0
1
7
4
9
1
.321
.419
.415
.834
143
19
RF
35
143
138
28
52
7
4
1
17
4
3
2
.377
.390
.507
.897
143
20
CAG
CF
29
135
115
15
34
4
2
3
12
4
16
4
.296
.382
.443
.825
140
21
CF
21
84
76
11
24
6
1
1
13
4
0
7
0
0
0
1
0
0
.316
.373
.461
.834
140
22
C
19
72
60
8
20
2
1
0
7
0
9
3
.333
.420
.400
.820
138
23
RF
22
86
82
12
25
6
3
1
11
1
3
1
.305
.329
.488
.817
136
24
TC
3B
11
32
30
1
10
4
0
0
4
0
1
1
.333
.355
.467
.822
135
25
SS
53
213
184
34
56
9
2
3
30
15
0
24
1
1
0
5
0
0
.304
.385
.424
.809
135
26
NBY
3B
26
101
96
17
34
1
1
3
18
0
5
0
.354
.386
.479
.865
133
27
SL3
SS
21
81
69
5
22
2
0
1
13
4
9
3
.319
.397
.391
.789
133
28
2B
27
104
88
8
27
4
1
0
15
1
0
14
0
0
0
2
0
0
.307
.402
.375
.777
129
29
2B
47
201
193
44
65
9
4
4
37
3
0
7
2
0
0
1
0
0
.337
.360
.487
.847
128
30
LF
41
159
146
29
46
6
3
4
20
2
0
12
0
0
0
1
0
0
.315
.367
.479
.847
125
31
CAG
1B
28
115
97
16
26
7
1
1
17
8
17
1
.268
.377
.392
.769
124
32
NYC
LF
15
61
57
10
19
3
0
1
4
1
4
0
.333
.377
.439
.816
121
33
TC
1B
14
53
46
9
13
2
0
1
4
0
7
0
.283
.377
.391
.769
116
34
3B
23
95
85
16
24
3
4
0
13
7
0
7
0
0
0
3
0
0
.282
.337
.412
.749
116
35
PS
CF
52
202
187
29
54
8
3
6
30
1
15
0
.289
.342
.460
.801
115
36
MRS
2B
19
83
71
11
18
5
3
0
5
2
8
4
.254
.329
.408
.738
114
37
SL3
1B
26
104
90
11
22
3
1
3
17
0
12
2
.244
.333
.400
.733
114
38
HG
2B
40
181
157
31
48
5
2
2
21
8
19
5
.306
.381
.401
.782
113
39
PS
SS
50
220
210
37
71
6
4
1
26
1
10
0
.338
.368
.419
.787
112
40
IAB
LF
17
68
63
10
14
3
3
2
12
0
4
1
.222
.269
.460
.729
110
41
SS
20
88
82
13
25
5
0
0
9
4
0
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
.305
.352
.366
.718
108
42
BEG
CF
36
160
146
27
43
6
1
3
14
3
13
1
.295
.352
.411
.763
106
43
CBR
2B
23
88
74
11
22
3
0
0
11
1
8
6
.297
.366
.338
.704
105
44
LF
38
164
144
21
38
9
3
2
19
0
0
18
1
0
0
2
0
0
.264
.346
.410
.755
105
45
C
27
87
80
9
27
1
0
1
12
1
5
2
.338
.376
.388
.764
105
46
KCM
3B
48
191
175
36
51
8
2
1
20
4
8
8
.291
.322
.377
.700
104
47
CAG
RF
33
119
100
15
26
4
0
1
8
3
17
2
.260
.368
.330
.698
104
48
TC
SS
12
41
39
4
12
0
1
0
5
0
2
0
.308
.341
.359
.700
100
49
HG
3B
38
151
142
23
39
4
4
3
16
0
8
1
.275
.313
.423
.736
100
50
MULT
2B
12
51
48
11
13
2
0
1
5
1
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
.271
.314
.375
.689
94
51
3B
36
156
143
22
37
6
3
1
15
1
0
9
3
0
0
4
0
0
.259
.303
.364
.666
93
52
NBY
1B
32
125
118
17
34
4
1
2
15
0
6
1
.288
.323
.390
.712
92
53
BEG
3B
36
148
138
24
38
9
2
1
20
1
9
1
.275
.320
.391
.711
92
54
1B
39
164
147
24
38
7
1
3
27
0
15
2
.259
.327
.381
.708
91
55
NE
3B
31
121
109
15
28
3
1
3
19
1
11
1
.257
.325
.385
.710
90
56
SS
36
133
120
13
33
3
2
0
14
3
12
1
.275
.341
.333
.674
90
57
NBY
RF
26
102
87
8
25
0
1
0
13
0
13
2
.287
.380
.310
.690
89
58
CBR
RF
19
75
63
14
16
2
0
0
7
0
10
2
.254
.356
.286
.642
88
59
KCM
C
37
139
123
14
28
5
2
2
10
0
11
5
.228
.291
.350
.641
87
60
CAG
LF
35
129
120
12
34
2
1
0
11
7
6
3
.283
.317
.317
.634
85
61
RF
22
85
77
6
20
2
1
0
6
5
0
7
0
0
0
1
0
0
.260
.321
.312
.633
85
62
RF
53
232
207
34
50
7
3
1
12
11
1
20
1
0
0
5
0
0
.242
.308
.319
.627
83
63
CBR
1B
21
81
71
10
19
3
0
0
7
1
5
5
.268
.316
.310
.626
82
64
SS
37
168
147
30
37
3
0
3
21
3
0
18
2
0
1
2
0
0
.252
.337
.333
.671
81
65
MULT
RF
19
72
66
8
16
6
0
0
10
1
0
5
0
0
0
1
0
0
.242
.296
.333
.629
80
66
CBR
CF
21
89
78
18
18
3
1
0
4
2
10
1
.231
.318
.295
.613
79
67
TC
LF
13
58
50
6
12
0
1
0
2
1
7
1
.240
.333
.280
.613
77
68
NYC
RF
16
63
58
6
14
3
0
1
8
0
5
0
.241
.302
.345
.646
75
69
KCM
1B
51
190
171
23
36
6
5
1
23
4
15
4
.211
.274
.322
.596
73
70
SL3
1B
22
76
68
12
14
3
1
1
10
1
6
2
.206
.270
.324
.594
73
71
NE
CF
35
141
138
18
32
3
2
5
23
2
3
0
.232
.248
.391
.640
71
72
NBY
SS
30
118
96
15
18
3
2
1
11
1
21
1
.188
.333
.292
.625
71
73
2B
29
113
99
12
24
1
1
0
9
3
0
9
1
0
0
5
0
0
.242
.306
.273
.578
69
74
NE
2B
35
155
135
21
32
4
0
1
11
3
17
3
.237
.322
.289
.611
66
75
BEG
C
25
83
72
11
18
2
0
1
12
0
5
6
.250
.299
.319
.618
65
76
CF
14
52
48
1
13
0
0
0
3
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
.271
.327
.271
.598
64
77
PS
RF
50
187
179
24
44
4
1
3
27
0
7
1
.246
.274
.330
.604
63
78
NYC
SS
16
67
62
5
16
2
0
0
5
1
4
1
.258
.303
.290
.593
62
79
HG/TC
CF
25
112
96
18
21
2
1
0
9
5
14
2
.219
.318
.260
.579
61
80
PS
1B
48
182
181
23
51
4
0
0
22
0
1
0
.282
.286
.304
.590
60
81
C
23
81
71
3
17
2
0
0
7
1
0
4
0
0
0
6
0
0
.239
.280
.268
.548
59
82
MRS
3B
21
73
66
2
14
4
0
0
5
1
5
2
.212
.268
.273
.540
57
83
NBY
2B
27
105
94
12
21
2
0
1
5
0
10
1
.223
.298
.277
.575
57
84
1B
23
87
74
7
13
3
1
0
4
1
0
11
1
0
0
2
0
0
.176
.282
.243
.526
54
85
HG
SS
40
156
132
27
24
1
4
1
11
2
19
5
.182
.285
.273
.557
53
86
KCM
2B
52
205
185
22
41
6
0
0
20
2
11
9
.222
.265
.254
.519
52
87
SL3
RF
28
116
101
11
18
2
1
1
8
3
12
3
.178
.265
.248
.513
50
88
SL3
3B
27
103
83
9
15
0
1
0
4
0
14
6
.181
.299
.205
.504
48
89
P
12
32
30
2
7
0
0
0
2
0
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
.233
.281
.233
.515
45
90
P
12
38
34
2
7
0
0
0
0
0
4
0
.206
.289
.206
.495
43
91
C
32
116
107
12
21
3
1
0
13
1
0
7
0
0
0
2
0
0
.196
.246
.243
.489
43
92
NYC
2B
16
64
56
7
12
0
0
0
5
1
5
3
.214
.279
.214
.493
35
93
NYC
1B
15
60
56
6
10
0
0
0
2
0
4
0
.179
.233
.179
.412
13
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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