1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


NNL II Championship Series


1935 / 1948

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Roy
Partlow

Leaders

WHIP

# Player Team WHIP
1
HG
0.76
2
BEG
0.80
3
BEG
1.20
4
HG
1.38
5
HG
1.60
6
BEG
1.88
7
HG
2.11


Batting


Bats:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NLC
5
166
151
21
41
9
1
1
18
0
10
5
.272
.317
.364
.681
92
2
NLC
5
172
155
13
41
2
0
2
9
2
15
2
.265
.329
.316
.646
85
2
1
10
338
306
34
82
11
1
3
27
2
25
7
.268
.323
.340
.663
88



Players
# Team Pos
1
HG
C
5
21
17
3
6
0
0
2
4
0
4
0
.353
.476
.706
1.182
234
2
BEG
LF
5
18
18
5
9
1
1
0
4
0
0
0
.500
.500
.667
1.167
230
3
BEG
RF
5
20
17
4
7
3
0
0
3
0
3
0
.412
.500
.588
1.088
208
4
HG
1B
5
17
13
1
6
0
0
0
2
1
4
0
.462
.588
.462
1.050
199
5
BEG
C
5
17
17
3
6
1
0
1
6
0
0
0
.353
.353
.588
.941
165
6
BEG
2B
4
16
11
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
4
1
.273
.467
.364
.830
136
7
HG
RF
5
20
20
3
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.350
.350
.400
.750
112
8
HG
2B
5
20
18
2
6
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
.333
.400
.333
.733
109
9
BEG
SS
5
16
15
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.333
.375
.333
.708
101
10
HG
SS
5
16
14
2
4
0
0
0
1
1
1
1
.286
.333
.286
.619
76
11
HG
LF
5
20
18
1
4
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
.222
.300
.278
.578
64
12
BEG
1B
5
19
14
2
3
0
0
0
0
0
2
3
.214
.313
.214
.527
50
13
BEG
3B
5
19
19
2
4
2
0
0
2
0
0
0
.211
.211
.316
.526
48
14
HG
3B
5
18
18
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
26
15
BEG
CF
5
18
18
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-5
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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