1939 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1939 Season


Negro National League II


1938 / 1940

Top Hitter


Josh
Gibson

Top Pitcher


Henry
McHenry

Leaders

OPS

# Player Team OPS
1
HG
1.315
2
HG
1.264
3
NE
1.005
4
NE
.975
5
BEG
.961
6
BEG
.940
7
NBY
.927
8
BEG/NBY
.920
9
HG
.911
10
NE
.899


Wins Above Replacement


Bats:


Throws:



Teams
# Team Lg
1
NN2
1306
280.1
15.1
8.5
0.0
6.6
0.0
2
NN2
1234
278.1
8.8
3.2
0.0
5.6
0.0
3
NN2
1013
220.0
7.7
4.3
0.0
3.5
0.0
4
NN2
1200
247.1
3.7
1.3
0.0
2.3
0.0
5
NN2
1833
426.1
3.3
2.1
0.0
1.2
0.0
6
NN2
646
138.2
0.1
-0.9
0.0
1.0
0.0
7
NN2
246
59.0
-0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.5
0.0
7
1
7478
1650.0
38.6
18.0
0.0
20.6
0.0



Players
# Team Pos
1
BEG
P
39
76.0
2.7
0.6
0.0
2.1
0.0
2
HG
C
123
2.4
2.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
3
HG
P
27
46.2
2.4
0.1
0.0
2.3
0.0
4
NE
P
28
57.0
2.3
0.1
0.0
2.1
0.0
5
HG
1B
135
2.2
2.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
6
NE
P
41
87.0
2.1
0.4
0.0
1.8
0.0
7
PS
P
53
106.1
2.1
-0.3
0.0
2.4
0.0
8
NBY
P
27
59.0
1.9
0.1
0.0
1.8
0.0
9
NYC
P
31
69.1
1.8
-0.2
0.0
2.0
0.0
10
P
20
48.2
1.7
-0.2
0.0
1.8
0.0
11
HG
P
30
67.2
1.4
0.1
0.0
1.3
0.0
12
PS
2B
192
1.4
1.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
13
HG
P
24
45.0
1.3
0.0
0.0
1.3
0.0
14
NBY
P
14
30.2
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.4
0.0
15
NE
1B
127
1.2
1.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
16
NE
P
17
38.0
1.2
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
17
NE
RF
128
1.1
1.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
18
HG
2B
153
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
19
BEG
2B
102
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
20
TC
P
14
35.0
1.0
0.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
21
PS
SS
211
1.0
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.3
22
HG
LF
49
29.1
0.9
0.5
0.0
0.5
0.0
23
BEG
LF
99
0.9
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
24
NE
LF
116
9.0
0.9
0.9
0.0
0.2
-0.1
25
HG
RF
108
0.9
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
26
P
23
27.1
0.8
-0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
27
HG
CF
82
71.0
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.9
0.0
28
BEG
RF
104
0.8
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1
29
HG
3B
125
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.1
30
NBY
3B
101
0.7
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.1
31
BEG
P
19
37.1
0.7
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
32
PS
3B
138
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
BEG
CF
122
0.6
0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.1
34
NBY
3B
75
5.1
0.6
0.6
0.0
-0.1
0.0
35
PS
CF
194
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.1
36
BEG
3B
113
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
37
NYC
3B
54
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
38
BEG
SS
29
0.5
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
PS
C
26
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
PS
LF
147
0.4
0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.2
41
HG
LF
138
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
42
NE
SS
141
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
43
NYC
P
14
38.1
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
44
NBY
P
33
77.1
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.6
0.0
45
NYC
LF
61
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
46
PS
P
23
45.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
47
PS
P
2
8.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
48
NYC
LF
5
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
49
C
75
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
50
TC
SS
28
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
51
NBY
SS
118
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
52
NE
P
1
2.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
53
NE
3B
106
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
54
NYC
C
52
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
55
BEG
1B
43
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
HG/TC
C
29
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
57
HG
CF
78
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
HG
C
9
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
NBY
CF
65
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
NBY
1B
125
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
61
NBY
P
21
46.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.3
0.0
62
1B
156
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.2
63
NBY
C
3
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
HG
CF
34
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
HG
P
8
17.2
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
66
NBY
RF
102
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
67
CF
91
3.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
-0.7
-0.1
68
BEG
SS
54
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
69
NE
C
82
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
70
TC/NE
P
6
10.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
TC
1B
29
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
HG
C
11
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
NE
2B
11
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
NYC
SS
67
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
75
PS
C
79
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
76
HG
RF
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
BEG
SS
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
NE
3B
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
NBY
-
1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
NBY
LF
86
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
81
NE
P
12
25.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
NE
P
7
14.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
TC
CF
12
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
HG
C
2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
TC
3B
16
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
BEG
3B
46
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
BEG
LF
2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
BEG
C
9
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
HG
C
3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
TC
3B
14
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
TC
2B
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
NE
CF
135
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
BEG
RF
6
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
NYC
RF
63
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
95
NBY
C
8
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
HG
SS
134
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
97
TC
CF
17
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
98
PS
P
9
31.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
99
NYC
CF
49
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
NE
LF
9
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
CF
52
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
PS/TC
2B
26
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
HG
3B
12
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
NE
CF
12
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
BEG
P
12
20.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
106
NYC
C
19
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
C
67
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
108
PS
P
6
16.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
109
PS
P
34
84.1
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
110
TC
P
4
5.2
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
111
TC
LF
15
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
NYC
1B
51
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
NBY
2B
105
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
114
NYC
2B
64
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
115
NE
3B
19
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
TC/HG
RF
40
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
TC
P
1
1.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
118
BEG
C
50
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
NE
2B
137
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
120
BEG
P
10
25.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
121
NBY
C
91
-0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
122
NYC
P
1
4.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
123
NE
P
9
19.2
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
124
PS/HG
P
26
55.1
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.0
125
BEG
P
4
6.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
126
NYC
P
4
12.1
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
127
NBY
P
15
23.0
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
128
PS
P
22
49.2
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
129
PS
RF
111
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
130
BEG
P
4
6.2
-0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
131
PS
RF
180
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
132
BEG
P
1
2.0
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
133
P
6
4.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
134
NBY
LF
74
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
135
NYC
LF
44
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
NYC
1B
60
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
137
PS
1B
174
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
138
NE/PS
C
73
-0.7
-0.8
0.0
0.0
0.1
139
NYC
P
7
14.2
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
140
PS
P
27
32.1
-1.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.8
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.

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, 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