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1939 Buffalo Bisons

1939 > Class AA > 1939 International League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Steve O'Neill
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
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 Fred Archer* 29 16 8 1 0 0 0 .125 .125 1
2 Ken Ash 37 30 66 9 2 0 0 .136 .167 11
3 Lou Boudreau 21 115 481 159 32 7 17 .331 .532 256
4 Oliver Carnegie 40 143 497 146 25 3 29 .294 .531 264
5 Earl Cook 30 24 38 6 0 0 0 .158 .158 6
6 Phillip Hearn* 26 11 13 2 1 0 0 .154 .231 3
7 Hank Helf 25 99 310 89 16 4 12 .287 .481 149
8 Eddie Howard? 23 5 3 2 0 0 0 .667 .667 2
9 Art Jacobs* 36 15 11 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
10 Bob Kline 29 22 50 10 2 0 0 .200 .240 12
11 Fabian Kowalik 31 34 37 8 3 0 0 .216 .297 11
12 Ray Mack 22 115 417 122 29 3 15 .293 .484 202
13 Sal Maglie 22 39 35 5 0 0 0 .143 .143 5
14 Joe Martin 27 149 570 183 33 3 23 .321 .511 291
15 Greg Mulleavy 33 96 296 93 22 2 7 .314 .473 140
16 Hank Nowak* 21 116 325 83 14 3 2 .255 .335 109
17 Jim Oglesby* 33 144 526 172 32 4 16 .327 .494 260
18 Proctor Richmond 27 52 158 40 7 2 5 .253 .418 66
19 Raymond Roche* 25 25 12 1 0 0 0 .083 .083 1
20 George Savino# 29 83 270 71 14 1 10 .263 .433 117
21 Al Smith* 31 32 65 14 1 0 0 .215 .231 15
22 Clay Smith 24 35 68 7 1 1 0 .103 .147 10
23 Bill Sodd 24 41 127 26 10 0 5 .205 .402 51
24 Ernest Talos 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
25 Johnnie Tyler# 32 153 597 172 30 7 14 .288 .432 258
26 Skeeter Webb 29 39 147 35 6 1 4 .238 .374 55
27 Bill Zuber 26 14 27 7 1 2 1 .259 .556 15
28 Frank Zubik 27 5 5 2 0 0 0 .400 .400 2
28 Players 28.6
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 Fred Archer* 29 2 3 .400 6.75 16 2 36.0 50 38 27 24 2.056 12.5 6.0
2 Ken Ash 37 10 9 .526 3.94 30 26 192.0 235 103 84 61 1.542 11.0 2.9
3 Earl Cook 30 8 7 .533 4.07 23 15 115.0 120 64 52 41 1.400 9.4 3.2
4 Tom Drake 26 3 5 .375 8 54.0 47 31 1.444 7.8 5.2
5 Herman Fink 27 1 1 .500 4 4.0 12 2 3.500 27.0 4.5
6 Norm Hibbs 28 0 0 4 3.0 6 4 3.333 18.0 12.0
7 Art Jacobs* 36 5 3 .625 4.86 15 1 37.0 44 25 20 8 1.405 10.7 1.9
8 Bob Kline 29 6 10 .375 3.50 22 20 131.0 138 74 51 43 1.382 9.5 3.0
9 Fabian Kowalik 31 6 8 .429 5.17 30 16 108.0 146 90 62 40 1.722 12.2 3.3
10 Sal Maglie 22 3 7 .300 4.99 39 8 101.0 102 69 56 42 1.426 9.1 3.7
11 Raymond Roche* 25 2 1 .667 4.79 24 1 47.0 56 37 25 32 1.872 10.7 6.1
12 Al Smith* 31 16 2 .889 3.26 31 23 160.0 179 80 58 49 1.425 10.1 2.8
13 Clay Smith 24 13 11 .542 2.94 35 24 199.0 195 85 65 61 1.286 8.8 2.8
14 John Tulacz 23 1 0 1.000 5 10.0 9 8 1.700 8.1 7.2
15 George Uhle 40 1 0 1.000 5.73 6 0 11.0 14 9 7 1 1.364 11.5 0.8
16 Hal White 20 0 1 .000 6.75 4 8.0 8 9 6 5 1.625 9.0 5.6
17 Bill Zuber 26 5 4 .556 4.44 13 10 75.0 79 42 37 40 1.587 9.5 4.8
17 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
Hank Helf 85 330 46 18 .954 4.42
George Savino 76 320 37 7 .981 4.70

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Oglesby 144 1335 82 18 .987 9.84

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Mack 115 309 368 39 .946 5.89
Greg Mulleavy 39 97 134 10 .959 5.92

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Martin 129 114 278 31 .927 3.04

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Boudreau 115 234 371 38 .941 5.26
Skeeter Webb 39 91 124 14 .939 5.51

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnnie Tyler 153 337 18 22 .942 2.32
Oliver Carnegie 131 210 10 9 .961 1.68
Hank Nowak 102 162 9 12 .934 1.68
Proctor Richmond 41 62 4 2 .971 1.61
Bill Sodd 37 40 1 4 .911 1.11

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sal Maglie 39 0.00
Clay Smith 35 0.00
Al Smith 31 0.00
Ken Ash 30 0.00
Fabian Kowalik 30 0.00
Raymond Roche 24 0.00
Earl Cook 23 0.00
Bob Kline 22 0.00
Fred Archer 16 0.00
Art Jacobs 15 0.00
Bill Zuber 13 0.00
Tom Drake 8 0.00
George Uhle 6 0.00
John Tulacz 5 0.00
Herman Fink 4 0.00
Norm Hibbs 4 0.00
Hal White 4 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Fred Archer 29 L L 6' 0.0" 193 Mar 7, 1910 Johnson City, TN, US
Ken Ash 37 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 16, 1901 Anmoore, WV, US
Lou Boudreau 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 17, 1917 Harvey, IL, US
Oliver Carnegie 40 R R 5' 8.0" 182 Jun 29, 1899
Earl Cook 30 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 10, 1908 Stouffville, ON, CA
Tom Drake 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 7, 1912 Birmingham, AL, US
Herman Fink 27 R R 6' 2.0" 198 Aug 22, 1911 Concord, NC, US
Phillip Hearn 26 L 5' 11.0" 198 Oct 13, 1912
Hank Helf 25 R R 6' 1.0" 196 Aug 26, 1913 Austin, TX, US
Norm Hibbs 28 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 29, 1911 Ambler, PA, US
Eddie Howard 23 Jul 18, 1915 St. John, NB, CA
Art Jacobs 36 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 28, 1902 Luckey, OH, US
Bob Kline 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 9, 1909 Enterprise, OH, US
Fabian Kowalik 31 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Apr 22, 1908 Falls City, TX, US
Ray Mack 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 31, 1916 Cleveland, OH, US
Sal Maglie 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 26, 1917 Niagara Falls, NY, US
Joe Martin 27 R R 5' 11.0" 181 Jul 28, 1911 Seymour, MO, US
Greg Mulleavy 33 R R 5' 9.0" 167 Sep 25, 1905 Detroit, MI, US
Hank Nowak 21 L 5' 10.0" 165 Dec 11, 1917 Cleveland, OH, US
Jim Oglesby 33 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 10, 1905 Schofield, MO, US
Proctor Richmond 27 R 5' 10.0" 153 1912
Raymond Roche 25 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1914
George Savino 29 S R 5' 11.0" 170 1910 Nutley, NJ, US
Al Smith 31 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 12, 1907 Belleville, IL, US
Clay Smith 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 11, 1914 Cambridge, KS, US
Bill Sodd 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Sep 18, 1914 Fort Worth, TX, US
Ernest Talos 24 R 6' 1.0" 170 1915
John Tulacz 23 R R 5' 9.0" 170 1916
Hal Tyler 22 L 6' 0.0" 175 1917
Johnnie Tyler 32 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 30, 1906 Mount Pleasant, PA, US
George Uhle 40 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 18, 1898 Cleveland, OH, US
Skeeter Webb 29 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Nov 4, 1909 Meridian, MS, US
Hal White 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1919 Utica, NY, US
Bill Zuber 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 26, 1913 Middle Amana, IA, US
Frank Zubik 27 R 5' 11.0" 185 Jun 18, 1912 Elverson, PA, US

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