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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
1Walter Alston27262000.333.3332
2Robert Anderson235819933331.166.22645
3Dave Bartosch2283319971904.304.401128
4Dain Clay191265171644259.317.470243
5Ray Congdon21196814200.206.23516
6Joseph Davis*2543106301020.283.41544
7Clem Dreisewerd*2313341000.029.0291
8C. Fowler?--259825511.255.35735
9Carl Hansen2013283100.107.1434
10Archie Horne*241114461342050.300.368164
11Ernest Jefferson*2115230000.000.0000
12John Joyce?--6219542920.215.28255
13Chip Marshall191194101152896.280.437179
14Fred Martin244010325311.243.32033
15Malcolm Matthews*2454225531511.236.32473
16Ed Murphy2010639214729522.375.643252
17Roman Roh2110274001.148.2597
18Bill Shewey*22125316100.302.32117
19David Smith*215119445710.232.27854
20George Stine*25186518211.277.38525
21Steve Summerhill241084391333264.303.431189
22Max Surkont17348718410.207.27624
23Regis Wortman214315743711.274.35055
23 Players21.7
* - 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
1Joseph Davis25179.6542.4927224.01989062621.1618.02.5
2Clem Dreisewerd*2338.2733.2414100.01105436331.4309.93.0
3Carl Hansen2026.2503.411387.0855933281.2998.82.9
4Ernest Jefferson*2105.0005.141563.0715636511.93710.17.3
5Fred Martin241613.5523.2037236.025012184681.3479.52.6
6Roman Roh2153.6253.501072.0703928501.6678.86.2
7Max Surkont171413.5193.6335218.0175109881631.5507.26.7
7 Players21.6
* - 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


Chip Marshall1157189020.9767.03


Ed Murphy1069166815.9859.28


Archie Horne10026330939.9365.72
George Stine1845527.9335.39


Steve Summerhill10011516130.9022.76


Robert Anderson5811216631.9004.79
Regis Wortman457611118.9124.16
C. Fowler15214115.8054.13


Dain Clay1152232012.9532.11
Dave Bartosch84148125.9701.90
Malcolm Matthews548187.9271.65
David Smith536896.9281.45
John Joyce324714.9231.50
Bill Shewey122422.9292.17
Ray Congdon102111.9572.20


Fred Martin370.00
Max Surkont350.00
Joseph Davis270.00
Ernest Jefferson150.00
Clem Dreisewerd140.00
Carl Hansen130.00
Roman Roh100.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Walter Alston27RR6' 2.0"195Dec 1, 1911Venice, OH, US
Robert Anderson23R5' 10.0"1651916
Dave Bartosch22RR6' 1.0"190Mar 24, 1917St. Louis, MO, US
Robert Booma20Dec 18, 1918
Charles Brumbeloe25RR5' 10.0"190Apr 24, 1914Augusta, GA, US
Dale Campbell18Feb 17, 1921Akron, OH, US
Dain Clay19RR5' 10.0"160Jul 10, 1919Hicksville, OH, US
Stephen Colasky--Unknown
Ray Congdon21R6' 2.0"1918
Orval Cott20R6' 2.0"195Jul 17, 1918
Joseph Davis25LR5' 8.0"1501914
Clem Dreisewerd23LL6' 1.0"195Jan 24, 1916Old Monroe, MO, US
C. Fowler--Unknown
John Gancar22Dec 3, 1916
Carl Hansen20RR6' 4.0"1801919
Archie Horne24L5' 10.0"163Dec 11, 1914Wolfeboro, NH, US
Ernest Jefferson21LL5' 10.0"1701918
John Joyce--Unknown
Mickey Katkaveck23R6' 1.0"1801916
Wilson Koewing26RR5' 10.0"1701913
Jack Lange19R5' 8.0"1501920
Chip Marshall19RR5' 10.0"178Aug 28, 1919Wilmington, DE, US
Fred Martin24RR6' 1.0"185Jun 27, 1915Williams, OK, US
Malcolm Matthews24L6' 1.0"1701915
Ed Murphy20RR5' 11.0"190Aug 23, 1918Joliet, IL, US
Harry Polly23RR6' 1.0"1801916
William Robeson205' 11.0"1621919
Roman Roh21RR6' 1.0"180Sep 8, 1917Bruno, NE, US
Chauncey Scott21LL6' 1.0"185Jun 8, 1918NE, US
Bill Shewey22LR6' 0.0"175Jul 5, 1916Joplin, MO, US
David Smith21L6' 0.0"1611918
George Stine25L5' 9.0"1701914
Charles Strada20LR6' 3.0"190Nov 6, 1918San Diego, CA, US
Harley Street21LR5' 11.0"1801918
Steve Summerhill24RR5' 10.0"190Oct 2, 1914
Max Surkont17RR6' 1.0"195Jun 16, 1922Central Falls, RI, US
James Thompkins22RR6' 0.0"1751917
Edward Turecki22L5' 11.0"1751917
Allen Turner20LL6' 1.0"2151919
Regis Wortman21R5' 11.0"1581918

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