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1939 Indianapolis Indians

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

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: Ray Schalk and Wes Griffin
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1938 / 1940

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Jimmy Adair 32 60 240 58 8 7 1 .242 .346 83
2 Bill Baker 28 98 302 102 31 1 3 .338 .477 144
3 Mike Balas 29 31 38 10 0 1 1 .263 .395 15
4 Red Barrett 24 38 83 19 2 0 0 .229 .253 21
5 Nino Bongiovanni* 27 5 18 2 1 0 0 .111 .167 3
6 Lindsay Brown 27 105 312 59 7 3 1 .189 .240 75 Stats for 2 teams
7 Glenn Chapman 33 52 142 34 7 0 1 .239 .310 44
8 Paul Dunlap* 26 4 14 4 0 0 1 .286 .500 7
9 Roy Easterwood 24 7 18 3 0 1 0 .167 .278 5
10 Don French 27 36 89 24 5 1 1 .270 .382 34
11 Milt Galatzer* 32 135 501 163 22 9 0 .325 .405 203
12 Allen Hunt* 26 87 321 98 12 9 2 .305 .417 134
13 Lloyd Johnson* 28 29 54 7 1 0 0 .130 .148 8
14 Don Lang 24 149 536 143 20 12 13 .267 .422 226
15 Bob Latshaw* 22 112 360 91 14 7 9 .253 .406 146
16 Bill Lewis 34 83 246 72 7 2 0 .293 .337 83 Stats for 2 teams
17 Kermit Lewis 25 40 108 24 4 2 2 .222 .352 38
18 Hod Lisenbee 40 26 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 Bob Logan 29 30 63 16 0 0 0 .254 .254 16
20 Mike McCormick 22 149 547 174 33 9 2 .318 .422 231
21 Dee Moore 25 77 230 54 14 1 3 .235 .343 79
22 Jesse Newman* 23 126 426 128 19 8 9 .300 .446 190
23 Johnny Niggeling 35 22 57 10 2 1 0 .175 .246 14
24 Nolen Richardson 36 98 359 99 8 3 1 .276 .323 116
25 LeGrant Scott* 28 21 54 17 2 1 3 .315 .556 30
26 Jim Sharp 23 26 31 3 0 0 0 .097 .097 3
27 Einar Sorensen 25 25 69 17 2 0 0 .246 .275 19
28 Fred Vaughn 20 45 149 48 8 3 2 .322 .456 68
29 John Wilson 34 31 16 1 0 0 0 .063 .063 1
29 Players 27.1
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
Rk Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Mike Balas 29 5 7 .417 5.20 29 13 116.0 139 73 67 40 1.543 10.8 3.1
2 Red Barrett 24 16 12 .571 3.41 38 30 227.0 229 109 86 51 1.233 9.1 2.0
3 Don French 27 15 11 .577 3.69 35 29 227.0 239 112 93 72 1.370 9.5 2.9
4 Art Jacobs* 36 0 0 1 3.0 4 0 1.333 12.0 0.0
5 Lloyd Johnson* 28 8 11 .421 3.74 29 18 154.0 155 70 64 47 1.312 9.1 2.7
6 Hod Lisenbee 40 0 5 .000 4.86 26 0 50.0 63 35 27 9 1.440 11.3 1.6
7 Bob Logan* 29 13 8 .619 3.66 29 23 167.0 171 82 68 47 1.305 9.2 2.5
8 Johnny Niggeling 35 15 7 .682 3.13 22 22 164.0 142 67 57 54 1.195 7.8 3.0
9 Elmer Riddle 24 0 1 .000 4.09 3 11.0 9 7 5 5 1.273 7.4 4.1
10 Jim Sharp* 23 4 8 .333 4.89 26 13 103.0 102 65 56 62 1.592 8.9 5.4
11 John Wilson 34 6 2 .750 3.41 31 4 74.0 72 32 28 25 1.311 8.8 3.0
11 Players 28.9

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Bill Baker 84 405 58 7 .985 5.51
Bill Lewis 76 373 52 3 .993 5.59 Stats for 2 teams
Dee Moore 65 291 42 7 .979 5.12

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Latshaw 106 780 65 16 .981 7.97
Jesse Newman 49 290 26 2 .994 6.45

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jimmy Adair 60 148 136 5 .983 4.73
Fred Vaughn 40 86 104 9 .955 4.75
Einar Sorensen 12 38 39 2 .975 6.42

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Lang 149 168 235 27 .937 2.70

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nolen Richardson 98 173 251 20 .955 4.33
Lindsay Brown 62 112 155 20 .930 4.31 Stats for 2 teams

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike McCormick 148 382 9 5 .987 2.64
Milt Galatzer 129 269 17 6 .979 2.22
Allen Hunt 85 229 8 10 .960 2.79
Glenn Chapman 41 70 2 2 .973 1.76
Kermit Lewis 32 63 4 2 .971 2.09
LeGrant Scott 12 24 0 1 .960 2.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Red Barrett 38 0.00
Don French 35 0.00
John Wilson 31 0.00
Mike Balas 29 0.00
Lloyd Johnson 29 0.00
Bob Logan 29 0.00
Hod Lisenbee 26 0.00
Jim Sharp 26 0.00
Johnny Niggeling 22 0.00
Elmer Riddle 3 0.00
Art Jacobs 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jimmy Adair 32 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Jan 25, 1907 Waxahachie, TX, US
Bill Baker 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 22, 1911 Paw Creek, NC, US
Mike Balas 29 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 9, 1910 Lowell, MA, US
Red Barrett 24 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Feb 14, 1915 Santa Barbara, CA, US
Nino Bongiovanni 27 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 21, 1911 New Orleans, LA, US
Lindsay Brown 27 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 22, 1911 Mason, TX, US
Glenn Chapman 33 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 21, 1906 Cambridge City, IN, US
Paul Dunlap 26 L R 6' 0.0" 199 Apr 4, 1913 Silver City, NC, US
Roy Easterwood 24 R R 6' 0.0" 196 Jan 12, 1915 Waxahachie, TX, US
Don French 27 R R 6' 1.0" 168 Aug 31, 1911 Mount Pleasant, MI, US
Milt Galatzer 32 L L 5' 10.0" 168 May 4, 1907 Chicago, IL, US
Allen Hunt 26 L 5' 10.0" 175 1913
Art Jacobs 36 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 28, 1902 Luckey, OH, US
Lloyd Johnson 28 L L 6' 4.0" 204 Dec 24, 1910 Santa Rosa, CA, US
Don Lang 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 15, 1915 Selma, CA, US
Bob Latshaw 22 L L 6' 2.0" 192 Feb 23, 1917 Denver, CO, US
Bill Lewis 34 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 15, 1904 Ripley, TN, US
Kermit Lewis 25 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jan 29, 1914 Linn Creek, MO, US
Hod Lisenbee 40 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 23, 1898 Clarksville, TN, US
Bob Logan 29 R L 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 10, 1910 Thompson, NE, US
Mike McCormick 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 6, 1917 Angel's Camp, CA, US
Dee Moore 25 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 6, 1914 Hedley, TX, US
Jesse Newman 23 L 6' 0.0" 195 1916
Johnny Niggeling 35 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 10, 1903 Remsen, IA, US
Nolen Richardson 36 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jan 18, 1903 Chattanooga, TN, US
Elmer Riddle 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 31, 1914 Columbus, GA, US
LeGrant Scott 28 L L 5' 8.0" 170 Jul 25, 1910 Cleveland, OH, US
Jim Sharp 23 R L 6' 1.0" 170 1916
Einar Sorensen 25 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 4, 1914 San Francisco, CA, US
Fred Vaughn 20 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 18, 1918 Coalinga, CA, US
John Wilson 34 R R 6' 2.0" 164 Apr 25, 1905 Coal City, AL, US

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