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1939 Fort Worth Cats

1939 > Class A-1 > 1939 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bob Linton
Represented: Fort Worth, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1938 / 1940

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1William Black236721450531.234.29964
2Walter Butler?--110000.000.0000
3Walter Cazen2714249214725715.299.470231Stats for 2 teams
4Buster Chatham3716158916935126.287.418246
5Stan Corbett274410317100.165.17518
6Cal Dorsett2637494000.082.0824
7Fred Frink27278124201.296.35829
8Jack Graham*22155510220.182.29116Stats for 2 teams
9Harold Grant*283513436500.269.30641
10James Gravin2211123100.250.3334
11Ed Greer383610423100.221.23124
12Claude Horton28640000.000.0000
13Eddie Kearse2388256711011.277.33686
14Carl Kott31103315761352.241.333105
15Bob Linton*3778227541812.238.35280
16Firpo Marberry40315911200.186.22013
17Clyde McDowell291284791361480.284.347166
18Scat Metha25153539150211413.278.442238
19Leo Moon4025263200.115.1925Stats for 2 teams
20Otto Patrick25130000.000.0000
21Robert Schang22225416310.296.38921
22Hugh Shelley287275100.185.2226
23Ray Starr33318312200.145.16914
24Lee Stebbins*341053701001020.270.308114
25John Stoneham*3015055915735160.281.401224
26Steamboat Struss301092000.222.2222
27John Suydam*231374791341485.280.374179
28William Yocke*2847648100.125.1419
29Ralph Younker194114933611.221.29544
29 Players29.0
* - 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
1Jack Atkinson210011.0033.0000.027.0
2Stan Corbett271214.4623.693831256.0246137105921.3208.63.2
3Cal Dorsett2697.5633.483117168.01688165581.3459.03.1
4James Gravin2201.0009.00609.01211972.11112.07.0
5Ed Greer382211.6672.283635288.02489573631.0807.82.0
6Claude Horton2811.5007.806215.021161392.00012.65.4
7Firpo Marberry40139.5913.073122179.01947361431.3249.82.2
8Ben Melton200011.0000.0000.00.0
9Leo Moon*4017.1254.29231086.0915141261.3609.52.7Stats for 2 teams
10Leon Scherer*230036.01152.66716.57.5
11Ray Starr33187.7202.343124204.01857353681.2408.23.0
12Steamboat Struss3006.0006.438221.0181615252.0487.710.7
13Oliver Thomas2302.00046.0762.16710.59.0
14Bill Winford2800inf10.011
15William Yocke*281113.4583.384720184.01709369681.2938.33.3
15 Players32.2
* - 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


Eddie Kearse813613611.9734.90
Bob Linton70319556.9845.34
Robert Schang184972.9663.11


Lee Stebbins102832389.9908.53
Harold Grant352861501.0008.60


Clyde McDowell12533335533.9545.50
Carl Kott39114835.9755.05


Scat Metha15116027723.9502.89


Buster Chatham16134743857.9324.88


John Stoneham1492491211.9601.75
Walter Cazen1372601417.9422.00Stats for 2 teams
John Suydam122252711.9592.12
William Black6617569.9532.74
Ralph Younker3914022.9863.64
Fred Frink1339201.0003.15
Jack Graham113403.9193.09Stats for 2 teams


William Yocke470.00
Stan Corbett380.00
Ed Greer360.00
Cal Dorsett310.00
Firpo Marberry310.00
Ray Starr310.00
Leo Moon230.00Stats for 2 teams
Steamboat Struss80.00
James Gravin60.00
Claude Horton60.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jack Atkinson21RR6' 2.0"2031918
William Black23R5' 10.0"1701916
Walter Butler--Unknown
Walter Cazen27RR5' 11.0"195Sep 29, 1911
Buster Chatham37RR5' 5.0"150Dec 25, 1901West, TX, US
Stan Corbett27RR6' 3.0"190Dec 4, 1911Cincinnati, OH, US
Cal Dorsett26RR6' 0.0"180Jun 10, 1913Lone Oak, TX, US
Fred Frink27RR6' 1.0"180Aug 25, 1911Macon, GA, US
Jack Graham22LL6' 2.0"200Dec 24, 1916Minneapolis, MN, US
Harold Grant28L5' 11.0"1951911
James Gravin22RR5' 11.0"1651917
Ed Greer38RR6' 3.0"180Apr 4, 1901Grant, VA, US
Claude Horton28RR6' 0.0"190Jun 5, 1911Fort Worth, TX, US
Eddie Kearse23RR6' 1.0"195Feb 23, 1916San Francisco, CA, US
Carl Kott31R5' 11.0"165Jan 24, 1908Fredericksburg, TX, US
Bob Linton37LR6' 0.0"185Apr 18, 1902Emerson, AR, US
Firpo Marberry40RR6' 1.0"190Nov 30, 1898Streetman, TX, US
Clyde McDowell29R5' 8.0"1601910
Ben Melton20RR6' 2.0"1701919
Scat Metha25RR5' 11.0"165Dec 13, 1913Los Angeles, CA, US
Leo Moon40RL5' 11.0"165Jun 22, 1899Bellemont, NC, US
Otto Patrick25R6' 0.0"180Apr 29, 1914Morgan, KY, US
Robert Schang22R5' 7.0"1451917
Leon Scherer23LL6' 1.0"1621916
Hugh Shelley28RR6' 0.0"170Oct 26, 1910Rogers, TX, US
Ray Starr33RR6' 1.0"178Apr 23, 1906Nowata, OK, US
Lee Stebbins34L5' 11.0"175Jul 3, 1904
John Stoneham30LR5' 9.0"168Nov 8, 1908Wood River, IL, US
Steamboat Struss30RR5' 11.0"163Feb 24, 1909Riverdale, IL, US
John Suydam23L6' 0.0"1751916
Oliver Thomas23RR5' 10.0"1751916
Bill Winford28LR5' 10.0"1601911
William Yocke28LL6' 2.0"175Oct 19, 1910
Ralph Younker19RR5' 10.0"165Sep 2, 1919Los Angeles, CA, US

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