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1939 Kansas City Blues

1939 > Class AA > 1939 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Billy Meyer
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1938 / 1940

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Johnny Babich26377922311.278.38030
2Tiny Bonham25326712100.179.19413
3Buzz Boyle*3183212671285.316.519110
4Marv Breuer2526564000.071.0714
5Vince DiMaggio2615454415832946.290.636346
6Billy Hitchcock221163699717114.263.401148
7Tommy Holmes*227203000.150.1503
8Eddie Kearse23110000.000.0000
9Johnny Lindell22408115110.185.22218
10Frank Makosky2936183100.167.2224
11Bill Matheson241153791142099.301.472179
12Clyde McCullough221082827818911.277.521147
13Bud Metheny*24952989424410.315.523156
14Al Piechota25336615300.227.27318
15Jerry Priddy19155580193441524.333.584339
16Tommy Reis2434527100.135.1548
17Johnny Riddle33100265621213.234.32185
18Phil Rizzuto211355031592165.316.412207
19Jack Saltzgaver*361294361261884.289.394172
20Ham Schulte267164100.250.3135
21John Stonebraker24593000.333.3333
22Johnny Sturm*231315281633167.309.430227
23Tommy Thompson*294412528312.224.31239
24Joe Vance33385819021.328.44826
24 Players25.2
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Johnny Babich26176.7392.553627208.01967859781.3178.53.4
2Tiny Bonham25109.5263.183226198.01727970621.1827.82.8
3Marv Breuer25176.7392.282625178.01545945561.1807.82.8
4Fred Gay*2522.5005.85520.0241613141.90010.86.3
5Don Hendrickson2500511.0851.1826.54.1
6Johnny Lindell2285.6154.402316131.01436864451.4359.83.1
7Frank Makosky2993.7504.7436074.0764239301.4329.23.6
8Phil Page*3311.5005.1457.0115401.57114.10.0
9Al Piechota25167.6962.883322181.01626758561.2048.12.8
10Tommy Reis24174.8102.303417164.01404842611.2267.73.3
11Joe Vance33104.7144.323219152.01488673611.3758.83.6
11 Players26.2
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Johnny Riddle97457716.9895.44
Clyde McCullough90313534.9894.07


Johnny Sturm130116410918.9869.79


Jerry Priddy15437245627.9685.38


Jack Saltzgaver887415610.9582.61
Billy Hitchcock766413911.9492.67


Phil Rizzuto12924439438.9444.95


Vince DiMaggio154397173.9932.69
Bill Matheson10517076.9671.69
Bud Metheny86132910.9341.64
Buzz Boyle688423.9661.26
Tommy Thompson4261701.0001.62


Johnny Babich360.00
Frank Makosky360.00
Tommy Reis340.00
Al Piechota330.00
Tiny Bonham320.00
Joe Vance320.00
Marv Breuer260.00
Johnny Lindell230.00
Fred Gay50.00
Don Hendrickson50.00
Phil Page50.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Johnny Babich26RR6' 1.0"185May 14, 1913Albion, CA, US
Tiny Bonham25RR6' 2.0"215Aug 16, 1913Ione, CA, US
Buzz Boyle31LL5' 11.0"170Feb 9, 1908Cincinnati, OH, US
Marv Breuer25RR6' 2.0"185Apr 29, 1914Rolla, MO, US
Vince DiMaggio26RR5' 11.0"183Sep 6, 1912Martinez, CA, US
Fred Gay25LL6' 2.0"175Jan 14, 1914Savannah, GA, US
Don Hendrickson25RR6' 2.0"204Jul 14, 1913Kewanna, IN, US
Billy Hitchcock22RR6' 1.0"185Jul 31, 1916Inverness, AL, US
Tommy Holmes22LL5' 10.0"180Mar 29, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US
Eddie Kearse23RR6' 1.0"195Feb 23, 1916San Francisco, CA, US
Johnny Lindell22RR6' 4.0"217Aug 30, 1916Greeley, CO, US
Frank Makosky29RR6' 1.0"185Jan 20, 1910Boonton, NJ, US
Bill Matheson24RR5' 11.0"185Jul 9, 1914Oakland, CA, US
Clyde McCullough22RR5' 11.0"180Mar 4, 1917Nashville, TN, US
Bud Metheny24LL5' 11.0"190Jun 1, 1915St. Louis, MO, US
Phil Page33RL6' 2.0"175Aug 23, 1905Springfield, MA, US
Al Piechota25RR6' 0.0"195Jan 19, 1914Chicago, IL, US
Jerry Priddy19RR5' 11.0"180Nov 9, 1919Los Angeles, CA, US
Tommy Reis24RR6' 2.0"180Aug 6, 1914Newport, KY, US
Johnny Riddle33RR5' 11.0"190Oct 3, 1905Clinton, SC, US
Phil Rizzuto21RR5' 6.0"150Sep 25, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US
Jack Saltzgaver36LR5' 11.0"165Jan 23, 1903Croton, IA, US
Ham Schulte26RR5' 8.0"158Sep 1, 1912St. Louis, MO, US
John Stonebraker24R6' 0.0"1551915
Johnny Sturm23LL6' 1.0"185Jan 23, 1916St. Louis, MO, US
Tommy Thompson29LR5' 9.0"155May 19, 1910Elkhart, IL, US
Joe Vance33RR6' 1.0"190Sep 16, 1905Devine, TX, US

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