1939 Cleveland Bears - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Cleveland Bears


20 - 29


20 - 21 in the Negro American League

1937 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
Alonzo Mitchell (20-29)

Top Hitter


Henry
Turner

Top Pitcher


Smoky
Owens

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
97
4th ERA+
105
2nd
OPS
.672
5th ERA
3.47
2nd
BA
.268
3rd BA
OBP
.333
4th K/BB
0.96
7th
SLG
.339
5th K%
9.7%
7th
BB%
8.6%
4th BB%
10.1%
6th
K%
HR%
ISO
.070
6th WHIP
1.31
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)


1939 Cleveland Bears
Glossary

Left Field
26
0.2
0.2
0.0
27
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
27
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
Center Field
27
0.1
0.1
0.0

Right Field
22
0.0
0.1
0.0
24
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
Shortstop
27
0.4
0.4
0.0
24
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
25
0.1
0.1
0.0
Second Base
24
0.4
0.3
0.0
Third Base
27
0.7
0.6
0.0
First Base
28
0.0
0.1
0.0
Manager W-L
20-29
.408
Catcher
25
1.3
1.3
0.0
30
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
+
Starting Pitcher
28
92.0
1.7
1.6
0.0
27
66.1
2.5
2.5
0.0
21
9.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
29
5.1
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.2
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.2
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
Relief Pitcher
34
11.0
0.3
0.3
0.0
25
6.0
0.4
0.4
0.0
31
6.0
-0.1
-0.1
0.0

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