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1939 Portsmouth Red Birds

1939 > Class C > 1939 Middle Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Joseph Davis
Represented: Portsmouth, OH
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 Walter Alston 27 2 6 2 0 0 0 .333 .333 2
2 Robert Anderson 23 58 199 33 3 3 1 .166 .226 45
3 Dave Bartosch 22 83 319 97 19 0 4 .304 .401 128
4 Dain Clay 19 126 517 164 42 5 9 .317 .470 243
5 Ray Congdon 21 19 68 14 2 0 0 .206 .235 16
6 Joseph Davis* 25 43 106 30 10 2 0 .283 .415 44
7 Clem Dreisewerd* 23 13 34 1 0 0 0 .029 .029 1
8 C. Fowler? -- 25 98 25 5 1 1 .255 .357 35
9 Carl Hansen 20 13 28 3 1 0 0 .107 .143 4
10 Archie Horne* 24 111 446 134 20 5 0 .300 .368 164
11 Ernest Jefferson* 21 15 23 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
12 John Joyce? -- 62 195 42 9 2 0 .215 .282 55
13 Chip Marshall 19 119 410 115 28 9 6 .280 .437 179
14 Fred Martin 24 40 103 25 3 1 1 .243 .320 33
15 Malcolm Matthews* 24 54 225 53 15 1 1 .236 .324 73
16 Ed Murphy 20 106 392 147 29 5 22 .375 .643 252
17 Roman Roh 21 10 27 4 0 0 1 .148 .259 7
18 Bill Shewey* 22 12 53 16 1 0 0 .302 .321 17
19 David Smith* 21 51 194 45 7 1 0 .232 .278 54
20 George Stine* 25 18 65 18 2 1 1 .277 .385 25
21 Steve Summerhill 24 108 439 133 32 6 4 .303 .431 189
22 Max Surkont 17 34 87 18 4 1 0 .207 .276 24
23 Regis Wortman 21 43 157 43 7 1 1 .274 .350 55
23 Players 21.7
* - 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 Joseph Davis 25 17 9 .654 2.49 27 224.0 198 90 62 62 1.161 8.0 2.5
2 Clem Dreisewerd* 23 3 8 .273 3.24 14 100.0 110 54 36 33 1.430 9.9 3.0
3 Carl Hansen 20 2 6 .250 3.41 13 87.0 85 59 33 28 1.299 8.8 2.9
4 Ernest Jefferson* 21 0 5 .000 5.14 15 63.0 71 56 36 51 1.937 10.1 7.3
5 Fred Martin 24 16 13 .552 3.20 37 236.0 250 121 84 68 1.347 9.5 2.6
6 Roman Roh 21 5 3 .625 3.50 10 72.0 70 39 28 50 1.667 8.8 6.2
7 Max Surkont 17 14 13 .519 3.63 35 218.0 175 109 88 163 1.550 7.2 6.7
7 Players 21.6
* - 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
Chip Marshall 115 718 90 20 .976 7.03

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Murphy 106 916 68 15 .985 9.28

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Archie Horne 100 263 309 39 .936 5.72
George Stine 18 45 52 7 .933 5.39

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Summerhill 100 115 161 30 .902 2.76

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Anderson 58 112 166 31 .900 4.79
Regis Wortman 45 76 111 18 .912 4.16
C. Fowler 15 21 41 15 .805 4.13

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dain Clay 115 223 20 12 .953 2.11
Dave Bartosch 84 148 12 5 .970 1.90
Malcolm Matthews 54 81 8 7 .927 1.65
David Smith 53 68 9 6 .928 1.45
John Joyce 32 47 1 4 .923 1.50
Bill Shewey 12 24 2 2 .929 2.17
Ray Congdon 10 21 1 1 .957 2.20

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Martin 37 0.00
Max Surkont 35 0.00
Joseph Davis 27 0.00
Ernest Jefferson 15 0.00
Clem Dreisewerd 14 0.00
Carl Hansen 13 0.00
Roman Roh 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Walter Alston 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 1, 1911 Venice, OH, US
Robert Anderson 23 R 5' 10.0" 165 1916
Dave Bartosch 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 24, 1917 St. Louis, MO, US
Robert Booma 20 Dec 18, 1918
Charles Brumbeloe 25 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Apr 24, 1914 Augusta, GA, US
Dale Campbell 18 Feb 17, 1921 Akron, OH, US
Dain Clay 19 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 10, 1919 Hicksville, OH, US
Stephen Colasky -- Unknown
Ray Congdon 21 R 6' 2.0" 1918
Orval Cott 20 R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 17, 1918
Joseph Davis 25 L R 5' 8.0" 150 1914
Clem Dreisewerd 23 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 24, 1916 Old Monroe, MO, US
C. Fowler -- Unknown
John Gancar 22 Dec 3, 1916
Carl Hansen 20 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1919
Hilt -- Unknown
Archie Horne 24 L 5' 10.0" 163 Dec 11, 1914 Wolfeboro, NH, US
Hurst -- Unknown
Ernest Jefferson 21 L L 5' 10.0" 170 1918
John Joyce -- Unknown
Mickey Katkaveck 23 R 6' 1.0" 180 1916
Wilson Koewing 26 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1913
Jack Lange 19 R 5' 8.0" 150 1920
Chip Marshall 19 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Aug 28, 1919 Wilmington, DE, US
Fred Martin 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 27, 1915 Williams, OK, US
Malcolm Matthews 24 L 6' 1.0" 170 1915
Ed Murphy 20 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Aug 23, 1918 Joliet, IL, US
Harry Polly 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1916
William Robeson 20 5' 11.0" 162 1919
Roman Roh 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 8, 1917 Bruno, NE, US
Chauncey Scott 21 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 8, 1918 NE, US
Bill Shewey 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 5, 1916 Joplin, MO, US
David Smith 21 L 6' 0.0" 161 1918
George Stine 25 L 5' 9.0" 170 1914
Charles Strada 20 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 6, 1918 San Diego, CA, US
Harley Street 21 L R 5' 11.0" 180 1918
Steve Summerhill 24 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Oct 2, 1914
Max Surkont 17 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 16, 1922 Central Falls, RI, US
James Thompkins 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1917
Edward Turecki 22 L 5' 11.0" 175 1917
Allen Turner 20 L L 6' 1.0" 215 1919
Regis Wortman 21 R 5' 11.0" 158 1918

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