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1939 Spartanburg Spartans

1939 > Class B > 1939 South Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Frank Zubik and Leon Pettit
Represented: Spartanburg, SC
Ballpark: Duncan Park (Spartanburg, SC)
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 Paul Bearint 24 28 98 32 7 3 1 .327 .490 48
2 Emory Culbreth 31 36 130 43 9 2 0 .331 .431 56
3 Babe Ellis* 20 29 96 29 3 2 0 .302 .375 36
4 Babe Fischer 33 44 164 47 9 0 0 .287 .341 56
5 Bud Galvin* 24 12 26 6 3 0 0 .231 .346 9
6 Wilbur Good 25 139 573 152 12 4 1 .265 .305 175
7 Don Helms 23 36 46 7 2 0 0 .152 .196 9
8 Julian Henry 22 101 414 108 12 7 1 .261 .331 137
9 William Huffstetler 24 10 15 3 0 0 0 .200 .200 3
10 Edward Jabb 26 127 449 125 28 8 4 .278 .403 181
11 Paul LeBlanc 28 33 51 17 1 0 0 .333 .353 18 Stats for 2 teams
12 George Lee? -- 18 35 6 1 0 0 .171 .200 7
13 Charles Marsella 27 28 100 25 3 2 1 .250 .350 35 Stats for 2 teams
14 Frank McDonald* 27 104 368 105 19 8 2 .285 .397 146
15 Allen McElreath* 26 87 322 113 24 9 6 .351 .537 173
16 Norman Merrill* 23 27 51 10 2 0 0 .196 .235 12
17 George Murray 40 15 22 6 1 0 0 .273 .318 7 Stats for 2 teams
18 Chink Outen* 34 32 97 31 7 0 3 .320 .485 47
19 Mike Palagyi 21 19 48 17 2 0 0 .354 .396 19
20 Marvin Pelton 25 126 491 166 28 2 5 .338 .434 213 Stats for 2 teams
21 Leon Pettit* 37 16 25 2 0 0 0 .080 .080 2
22 Buck Rogers 26 55 122 34 8 1 2 .279 .410 50
23 James Sargeant 21 44 159 37 8 1 1 .233 .314 50
24 Leon Scherer* 23 26 71 18 2 0 0 .254 .282 20
25 Dutch Schesler 39 14 23 7 1 0 1 .304 .478 11
26 Peter Schiro 19 39 115 28 6 1 0 .243 .313 36
27 George Stallings? -- 43 142 30 4 0 0 .211 .239 34
28 Leland Terhune 31 11 20 5 1 0 0 .250 .300 6
29 Robert Thomas 22 106 381 94 12 2 0 .247 .289 110 Stats for 2 teams
30 Nick Whitiak 26 20 67 17 2 1 0 .254 .313 21
31 Frank Zubik 27 104 370 101 22 6 6 .273 .414 153
31 Players 25.5
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 Bud Galvin 24 3 4 .429 5.53 7 57.0 72 46 35 44 2.035 11.4 6.9
2 Don Helms 23 2 13 .133 6.24 36 150.0 213 133 104 89 2.013 12.8 5.3
3 Paul LeBlanc 28 6 11 .353 5.32 33 149.0 189 109 88 53 1.624 11.4 3.2 Stats for 2 teams
4 George Lee? -- 3 10 .231 4.77 17 100.0 126 79 53 33 1.590 11.3 3.0
5 Norman Merrill 23 7 3 .700 4.19 17 103.0 104 57 48 46 1.456 9.1 4.0
6 George Murray 40 1 7 .125 7.11 15 57.0 85 52 45 14 1.737 13.4 2.2 Stats for 2 teams
7 Mike Palagyi 21 7 6 .538 4.07 14 10 115.0 113 57 52 36 56 1.296 8.8 2.8 4.4 1.56
8 Leon Pettit* 37 3 2 .600 4.83 12 54.0 72 36 29 14 1.593 12.0 2.3
9 Al Reitz 35 0 2 .000 6 22.0
10 Buck Rogers* 26 11 12 .478 4.31 27 190.0 217 101 91 44 1.374 10.3 2.1
11 Leon Scherer* 23 11 9 .550 3.76 23 165.0 193 95 69 48 1.461 10.5 2.6
12 Dutch Schesler 39 4 5 .444 4.50 13 70.0 84 41 35 26 1.571 10.8 3.3
13 Leland Terhune 31 2 6 .250 6.80 11 45.0 64 42 34 16 1.778 12.8 3.2
13 Players 27.7

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
Frank Zubik 76 322 51 16 .959 4.91
Peter Schiro 35 145 19 0 1.000 4.69
Chink Outen 28 118 17 4 .971 4.82

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank McDonald 104 955 44 13 .987 9.61
George Stallings 35 278 23 13 .959 8.60

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Julian Henry 101 251 271 31 .944 5.17
Robert Thomas 93 236 260 18 .965 5.33 Stats for 2 teams

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Sargeant 43 44 87 18 .879 3.05
Emory Culbreth 35 51 92 7 .953 4.09
Paul Bearint 27 29 75 7 .937 3.85
Nick Whitiak 20 22 46 6 .919 3.40

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wilbur Good 139 259 455 44 .942 5.14

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marvin Pelton 126 243 11 11 .958 2.02 Stats for 2 teams
Edward Jabb 124 353 14 9 .976 2.96
Allen McElreath 86 146 7 12 .927 1.78
Babe Fischer 44 86 2 7 .926 2.00
Babe Ellis 29 27 1 6 .824 0.97
Charles Marsella 26 57 1 1 .983 2.23 Stats for 2 teams

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Helms 36 0.00
Paul LeBlanc 33 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Buck Rogers 27 0.00
Leon Scherer 23 0.00
George Lee 17 0.00
Norman Merrill 17 0.00
George Murray 15 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Palagyi 14 0.00
Dutch Schesler 13 0.00
Leon Pettit 12 0.00
Leland Terhune 11 0.00
Bud Galvin 7 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Paul Bearint 24 R 5' 9.0" 162 Mar 2, 1915 Philadelphia, PA, US
Mel Bosser 25 R R 6' 0.0" 173 Feb 8, 1914 Johnstown, PA, US
Roy Brannon 31 R 6' 1.0" 178 1908
William Broome -- Unknown
Paul Busby 20 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 25, 1918 Waynesboro, MS, US
Fremont Conner 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1917
John Conner 23 L L 6' 3.0" 210 1916
Bill Creager 21 R 6' 0.0" 180 1918
Emory Culbreth 31 R 5' 8.0" 175 Aug 1, 1907 Carnegie, GA, US
Babe Ellis 20 L 6' 1.0" 160 1919
Jack Farmer 26 R R 5' 8.0" 145 Mar 12, 1913 London, KY, US
Donald Ferris 21 R R 5' 11.0" 182 1918
Babe Fischer 33 R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 5, 1905
Bud Galvin 24 L R 6' 3.0" 178 1915
Wilbur Good 25 R 5' 11.0" 173 1914
Guy Hawkins -- Unknown
Don Helms 23 R R 6' 4.0" 193 Nov 23, 1915 Calhoun Falls, SC, US
John Helms 16 R 6' 2.0" 198 1923
Julian Henry 22 R 6' 0.0" 170 1917
Eugene Hollifield 25 R 5' 11.0" 185 1914
William Huffstetler 24 R 6' 0.0" 180 1915
Raymond Hunt -- Unknown
Edward Jabb 26 R 5' 2.0" 185 Jun 1, 1913
Paul LeBlanc 28 R R 6' 0.0" 158 1911
George Lee -- Unknown
Charles Marsella 27 R 5' 10.0" 180 1912
Frank McDonald 27 L 6' 0.0" 183 1912
Allen McElreath 26 L L 5' 8.0" 160 Aug 4, 1912 Mobile, AL, US
Norman Merrill 23 L R 5' 10.0" 1916
Clarence Millwood -- Unknown
George Murray 40 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 23, 1898 Charlotte, NC, US
Chink Outen 34 L R 6' 0.0" 200 Jun 17, 1905 Mount Holly, NC, US
Mike Palagyi 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 4, 1917 Conneaut, OH, US
Charles Pazera 21 R 165 1918
Marvin Pelton 25 R 6' 2.0" 185 1914
Leon Pettit 37 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 23, 1902 Waynesburg, PA, US
Al Reitz 35 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Feb 10, 1904 Evansville, IN, US
Buck Rogers 26 R L 5' 8.0" 164 Nov 5, 1912 Spring Garden, VA, US
James Sargeant 21 R 5' 11.0" 170 1918
Leon Scherer 23 L L 6' 1.0" 162 1916
Dutch Schesler 39 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 1, 1900 Frankfort, DE
Peter Schiro 19 R 5' 11.0" 198 1920
George Stallings -- Unknown
Leland Terhune 31 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Mar 15, 1908
Robert Thomas 22 R 5' 7.0" 160 1917
James White -- Unknown
Nick Whitiak 26 R 5' 8.0" 160 1913
Frank Zubik 27 R 5' 11.0" 185 Jun 18, 1912 Elverson, PA, US

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