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)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
SP
28
5
2
.714
13
11
6
1
0
92.0
41
34
74
49
42
1
3.33
110
SP
27
8
1
.889
10
8
5
1
0
66.1
18
15
54
17
20
1
2.04
180
SP
21
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
8
8
10
3
4
0
8.00
46
SP
29
1
1
.500
2
1
0
0
0
5.1
6
4
8
5
4
0
6.75
54
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
0.2
5
4
6
1
0
0
54.00
7
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
0.2
5
5
6
1
0
0
67.50
5
RP
34
0
1
.000
3
0
0
0
0
11.0
4
3
7
4
5
0
2.45
149
RP
31
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
6.0
5
3
6
3
3
0
4.50
81
RP
25
1
0
1.000
1
0
0
0
0
6.0
0
0
3
1
3
0
0.00
9
15
8
.652
34
23
12
2
0
197.0
92
76
174
84
81
2
3.47
105
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Pitching
Role Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
28
SP
92.0
1.34
1.29
10.7%
14.0%
12.5%
8.6%
0.86
1.64
27
SP
66.1
1.07
1.29
7.5%
13.7%
6.4%
8.4%
1.18
1.64
34
RP
11.0
1.00
1.29
11.6%
13.3%
9.3%
8.1%
1.25
1.64
21
SP
9.0
1.44
1.29
10.3%
13.3%
7.7%
8.1%
1.33
1.64
31
RP
6.0
1.50
1.29
11.5%
13.2%
11.5%
8.1%
1.00
1.64
25
RP
6.0
0.67
1.29
14.3%
13.2%
4.8%
8.1%
3.00
1.64
29
SP
5.1
2.44
1.29
13.8%
13.2%
17.2%
8.1%
0.80
1.64
SP
0.2
10.50
1.29
0.0%
13.2%
11.1%
8.1%
0.00
1.64
SP
0.2
10.50
1.29
0.0%
13.2%
11.1%
8.1%
0.00
1.64
9
197.0
1.31
1.29
9.7%
13.8%
10.1%
8.4%
0.96
1.64
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown



Opponent's Batting
Role
SP
1
5
6
1
0
0
31
RP
2
5
6
3
3
0
SP
1
5
6
1
0
0
21
SP
1
8
10
3
4
0
25
RP
1
0
3
1
3
0
28
SP
13
41
74
49
42
1
29
SP
2
6
8
5
4
0
34
RP
3
4
7
4
5
0
27
SP
10
18
54
17
20
1
9
34
92
174
84
81
2
.000
.000
.000
.000
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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