1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


NNL II Playoffs


1938 / 1940

Top Hitter


Sammy
Hughes

Top Pitcher


Bill
Byrd

Leaders

On Base %

# Player Team OBP
1
NE
.556
2
BEG
.533
3
BEG
.529
4
NE
.500
5
NE
.467
6
BEG
.421
7
BEG
.412
8
BEG
.400
9
NE
.400
10
NE
.357


Pitching


Throws:


Qualified:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NLP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
0
0
18.0
6
4
11
7
25
0
2.00
205
2
NLP
1
1
.500
2
2
2
1
0
17.0
5
4
16
7
9
0
2.12
192
3
NLP
3
1
.750
5
4
2
0
0
32.0
16
13
34
13
14
1
3.66
110
4
NLP
1
3
.250
6
4
1
0
0
31.0
29
22
44
13
16
1
6.39
64
4
1
6
6
.500
15
12
7
1
0
98.0
56
43
105
40
64
2
3.95
103



Players
# Team Role
1
BEG
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.0
2
1
2
4
3
1
1.50
269
2
PS
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
3
2
6
4
12
0
2.00
205
3
PS
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
3
2
5
3
13
0
2.00
205
4
BEG
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
3
3
7
5
5
0
3.00
134
5
BEG
RP
1
0
1.000
2
1
1
0
0
11.2
4
4
16
1
6
0
3.09
131
6
NE
RP
1
1
.500
2
1
0
0
0
10.0
6
5
14
5
11
0
4.50
90
7
HG
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
5
4
9
5
3
0
4.50
90
8
NE
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
1
0
0
8.0
7
5
10
1
4
0
5.63
72
9
NE
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
6.0
9
5
10
5
1
1
7.50
54
10
BEG
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
5.1
7
5
9
3
0
0
8.44
48
11
NE
RP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
7.0
7
7
10
2
0
0
9.00
45
12
HG
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
1
0
9.0
0
0
7
2
6
0
0.00
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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, 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