1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


Negro American League


1938 / 1940



R. R. Jackson (President)
J. B. Martin (Vice President)
Fay Young (Secretary)
J. L. Wilkinson (Treasurer)

Top Hitter


Willard
Brown

Top Pitcher


George
Walker

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Team RBI
1
KCM
42
2
KCM
39
3
KCM
29
4
KCM
22
5
CBR
21
6
KCM
19
7
KCM
19
8
CAG
17
9
SL3
15
10
CAG
15

ERA

# Player Team ERA
1
IAB
1.86
2
KCM
1.99
3
CBR
2.04
4
KCM
2.43
5
TC
2.49
6
CAG
2.56
7
KCM
2.75
8
CAG
2.81
9
SL3
2.94
10
MRS
3.13


Standings
Glossary

Negro American League

vs NAL vs Maj. Black Teams
# Team R/G RA/G Managers Ballpark
1
46
25
0
.648
-
46
28
0
.622
5.8
4.2
Ruppert Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
2
40
34
0
.541
7.5
41
37
0
.526
5.3
5.0
American Giants Park (Chicago, IL)
3
20
21
0
.488
11.0
20
29
0
.408
4.3
5.6
Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland, OH)
4
9
11
1
.450
11.5
9
11
1
.450
4.8
5.9
Swayne Field (Toledo, OH)
5
15
20
1
.429
13.0
15
23
1
.395
5.6
6.2
South End Grounds (St. Louis, MO)
6
6
10
0
.375
12.5
7
19
0
.269
4.8
7.5
Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, GA)
7
19
34
0
.358
18.0
21
35
0
.375
3.9
5.5
Martin Park (Memphis, TN)
* = League Champion      1 = First Half Champion      2 = Second Half Champion      


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