1939 Kansas City Monarchs - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Kansas City Monarchs


46 - 28


46 - 25 in the Negro American League

1920 / 1940 (Team History)

Managed by:
Andy Cooper (46-28)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


George
Walker

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
95
5th ERA+
126
1st
OPS
.676
4th ERA
2.90
1st
BA
.260
4th BA
OBP
.313
5th K/BB
2.50
1st
SLG
.363
3rd K%
16.8%
1st
BB%
7.0%
7th BB%
6.7%
2nd
K%
HR%
ISO
.103
3rd WHIP
1.16
1st

Notes:


• Champions of the Negro American League
• First Half Champions of the Negro American League
• Home Ballpark: Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
• 4 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


1939 Kansas City Monarchs
Glossary

Left Field
24
2.1
2.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Center Field
38
1.9
2.0
0.0

Right Field
27
0.2
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Shortstop
22
1.9
1.7
0.0
Second Base
38
-0.4
-0.6
0.0
Third Base
28
0.6
0.5
0.0
26
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
First Base
27
-0.6
-0.4
0.0
Manager W-L
46-28
.622
Catcher
27
0.2
0.1
0.0
24
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
28
0.3
0.3
0.0
+
Starting Pitcher
32
111.1
2.4
2.5
-0.1
24
90.2
2.8
2.9
-0.2
21
85.0
2.1
2.1
0.0
25
41.2
0.5
0.5
0.0
22
25.1
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
18
25.0
0.2
0.2
0.0
24
22.2
-0.6
-0.5
-0.1
23
4.0
0.1
0.2
0.0
Relief Pitcher
42
17.2
0.7
0.6
0.0
2.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
39
0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0

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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.

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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, Wayne Stivers, 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