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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
Rk Name 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 William Black 23 67 214 50 5 3 1 .234 .299 64
2 Walter Butler? -- 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Walter Cazen 27 142 492 147 25 7 15 .299 .470 231 Stats for 2 teams
4 Buster Chatham 37 161 589 169 35 12 6 .287 .418 246
5 Stan Corbett 27 44 103 17 1 0 0 .165 .175 18
6 Cal Dorsett 26 37 49 4 0 0 0 .082 .082 4
7 Fred Frink 27 27 81 24 2 0 1 .296 .358 29
8 Jack Graham* 22 15 55 10 2 2 0 .182 .291 16 Stats for 2 teams
9 Harold Grant* 28 35 134 36 5 0 0 .269 .306 41
10 James Gravin 22 11 12 3 1 0 0 .250 .333 4
11 Ed Greer 38 36 104 23 1 0 0 .221 .231 24
12 Claude Horton 24 6 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
13 Eddie Kearse 23 88 256 71 10 1 1 .277 .336 86
14 Carl Kott 31 103 315 76 13 5 2 .241 .333 105
15 Bob Linton* 37 78 227 54 18 1 2 .238 .352 80
16 Firpo Marberry 40 31 59 11 2 0 0 .186 .220 13
17 Clyde McDowell 29 128 479 136 14 8 0 .284 .347 166
18 Scat Metha 25 153 539 150 21 14 13 .278 .442 238
19 Leo Moon 40 25 26 3 2 0 0 .115 .192 5 Stats for 2 teams
20 Otto Patrick 25 1 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Robert Schang 22 22 54 16 3 1 0 .296 .389 21
22 Hugh Shelley 28 7 27 5 1 0 0 .185 .222 6
23 Ray Starr 33 31 83 12 2 0 0 .145 .169 14
24 Lee Stebbins* 34 105 370 100 10 2 0 .270 .308 114
25 John Stoneham* 30 150 559 157 35 16 0 .281 .401 224
26 Steamboat Struss 30 10 9 2 0 0 0 .222 .222 2
27 John Suydam* 23 137 479 134 14 8 5 .280 .374 179
28 William Yocke* 28 47 64 8 1 0 0 .125 .141 9
29 Ralph Younker 19 41 149 33 6 1 1 .221 .295 44
29 Players 29.0
* - 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
Rk Name 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 Jack Atkinson 21 0 0 1 1.0 0 3 3.000 0.0 27.0
2 Stan Corbett 27 12 14 .462 3.69 38 31 256.0 246 137 105 92 1.320 8.6 3.2
3 Cal Dorsett 26 9 7 .563 3.48 31 17 168.0 168 81 65 58 1.345 9.0 3.1
4 James Gravin 22 0 1 .000 9.00 6 0 9.0 12 11 9 7 2.111 12.0 7.0
5 Ed Greer 38 22 11 .667 2.28 36 35 288.0 248 95 73 63 1.080 7.8 2.0
6 Claude Horton 24 1 1 .500 7.80 6 2 15.0 21 16 13 9 2.000 12.6 5.4
7 Firpo Marberry 40 13 9 .591 3.07 31 22 179.0 194 73 61 43 1.324 9.8 2.2
8 Ben Melton 20 0 0 1 1.0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0
9 Leo Moon* 40 1 7 .125 4.29 23 10 86.0 91 51 41 26 1.360 9.5 2.7 Stats for 2 teams
10 Leon Scherer* 23 0 0 3 6.0 11 5 2.667 16.5 7.5
11 Ray Starr 33 18 7 .720 2.34 31 24 204.0 185 73 53 68 1.240 8.2 3.0
12 Steamboat Struss 30 0 6 .000 6.43 8 2 21.0 18 16 15 25 2.048 7.7 10.7
13 Oliver Thomas 23 0 2 .000 4 6.0 7 6 2.167 10.5 9.0
14 Bill Winford 28 0 0 inf 1 0.0 1 1
15 William Yocke* 28 11 13 .458 3.38 47 20 184.0 170 93 69 68 1.293 8.3 3.3
15 Players 32.1
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Eddie Kearse 81 361 36 11 .973 4.90
Bob Linton 70 319 55 6 .984 5.34
Robert Schang 18 49 7 2 .966 3.11

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Stebbins 102 832 38 9 .990 8.53
Harold Grant 35 286 15 0 1.000 8.60

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clyde McDowell 125 333 355 33 .954 5.50
Carl Kott 39 114 83 5 .975 5.05

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scat Metha 151 160 277 23 .950 2.89

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buster Chatham 161 347 438 57 .932 4.88

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Stoneham 149 249 12 11 .960 1.75
Walter Cazen 137 260 14 17 .942 2.00 Stats for 2 teams
John Suydam 122 252 7 11 .959 2.12
William Black 66 175 6 9 .953 2.74
Ralph Younker 39 140 2 2 .986 3.64
Fred Frink 13 39 2 0 1.000 3.15
Jack Graham 11 34 0 3 .919 3.09 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Yocke 47 0.00
Stan Corbett 38 0.00
Ed Greer 36 0.00
Cal Dorsett 31 0.00
Firpo Marberry 31 0.00
Ray Starr 31 0.00
Leo Moon 23 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Steamboat Struss 8 0.00
James Gravin 6 0.00
Claude Horton 6 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jack Atkinson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 203 1918
William Black 23 R 5' 10.0" 170 1916
Walter Butler -- Unknown
Walter Cazen 27 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 29, 1911
Buster Chatham 37 R R 5' 5.0" 150 Dec 25, 1901 West, TX, US
Stan Corbett 27 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 4, 1911 Cincinnati, OH, US
Cal Dorsett 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 10, 1913 Lone Oak, TX, US
Fred Frink 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 25, 1911 Macon, GA, US
Jack Graham 22 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 24, 1916 Minneapolis, MN, US
Harold Grant 28 L 5' 11.0" 195 1911
James Gravin 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1917
Ed Greer 38 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Apr 4, 1901 Grant, VA, US
Claude Horton 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 5, 1915 Fort Worth, TX, US
Eddie Kearse 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 23, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Carl Kott 31 R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 24, 1908 Fredericksburg, TX, US
Bob Linton 37 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 18, 1902 Emerson, AR, US
Firpo Marberry 40 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 30, 1898 Streetman, TX, US
Clyde McDowell 29 R 5' 8.0" 160 1910
Ben Melton 20 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1919
Scat Metha 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 13, 1913 Los Angeles, CA, US
Leo Moon 40 R L 5' 11.0" 165 Jun 22, 1899 Bellemont, NC, US
Otto Patrick 25 R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 29, 1914 Morgan, KY, US
Robert Schang 22 R 5' 7.0" 145 1917
Leon Scherer 23 L L 6' 1.0" 162 1916
Hugh Shelley 28 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 26, 1910 Rogers, TX, US
Ray Starr 33 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Apr 23, 1906 Nowata, OK, US
Lee Stebbins 34 L 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 3, 1904
John Stoneham 30 L R 5' 9.0" 168 Nov 8, 1908 Wood River, IL, US
Steamboat Struss 30 R R 5' 11.0" 163 Feb 24, 1909 Riverdale, IL, US
John Suydam 23 L 6' 0.0" 175 1916
Oliver Thomas 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1916
Bill Winford 28 L R 5' 10.0" 160 1911
William Yocke 28 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 19, 1910
Ralph Younker 19 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 2, 1919 Los Angeles, CA, US

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