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1939 Negro League Baseball League Encyclopedia

Year Index / Affiliations / Map of Teams / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Other Years: 1938 / 1940

League-by-League Batting

Rk Lg Lev Tms BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Negro American League Negro Majors 7 0.0
2 Negro National League Negro Majors 6 0.0

League-by-League Pitching

Rk Lg Lev Tms PAge R/G 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
48 Independent Negro 3
44 American League Major League 8 28.4 5.21 611 611 .500 4.62 1230 1230 718 512 55 127 10877.0 11866 6404 5583 796 4660 4320 148 25 244 48458 1.519 9.8 0.7 3.9 3.6 0.93
45 National League Major League 8 29.6 4.44 610 610 .500 3.92 1232 1232 717 515 78 128 10949.0 11503 5472 4764 649 3818 4198 206 24 200 47459 1.399 9.5 0.5 3.1 3.5 1.10
4 American Association AA 8 27.8
5 International League AA 8 28.6
6 Pacific Coast League AA 8 29.2
1 Eastern League A 8 25.4
2 Southern Association A-1 8 27.7
3 Texas League A-1 8 27.9
7 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B 8 23.3
8 Piedmont League B 8 24.2
9 South Atlantic League B 8 25.4
10 Southeastern League B 8 24.7
11 Western International League B 6 23.8
12 Canadian-American League C 8 22.2
13 Cape Breton Colliery League C 4 25.2
14 Cotton States League C 8 23.0
15 East Texas League C 8 22.4
16 Interstate League C 4 23.1
17 Middle Atlantic League C 8 21.9
18 Pioneer League C 6 22.0
19 Western Association C 8 22.9
20 Alabama-Florida League D 6 22.8
21 Appalachian League D 6 22.7
22 Arizona-Texas League D 4 20.6
23 Arkansas-Missouri League D 4 20.9
24 Bi-State League D 8 22.9
25 Coastal Plain League D 8 24.1
26 Eastern Shore League D 8 22.0
27 Evangeline League D 8 21.1
28 Florida State League D 8 22.9
29 Georgia-Florida League D 8 19.0
30 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D 8 22.5
31 Mountain State League D 6 22.6
32 North Carolina State League D 8 23.4
33 Northeast Arkansas League D 4 21.3
34 Northern League D 8 21.7
35 Ohio State League D 6 21.0
36 Pennsylvania State Association D 6 20.9
37 Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D 6 20.8
38 Tar Heel League D 6 22.2
39 Virginia League D 4 20.9
40 West Texas-New Mexico League D 8 22.4
41 Western League D 6 22.4
42 Japanese Baseball League Foreign 9 22.3 3.53 412 412 .500 2.50 864 864 372 492 113 7717.2 6333 3051 2148 156 3733 0 3117 122 15 96 32776 1.304 7.4 0.2 4.4 3.6 0.84
43 Mexican League Independent 9 24.0
46 Negro American League Negro Majors 7
47 Negro National League Negro Majors 6

League-by-League Fielding

Rk Lg Lev Tms G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance
48 Independent Negro 3
44 American League Major League 8 1230 32631 13666 1465 1183 .969 103 589 345 37% 109,159
45 National League Major League 8 1232 32838 14430 1374 1211 .972 94 368 307 45%
4 American Association AA 8
5 International League AA 8
6 Pacific Coast League AA 8
1 Eastern League A 8
2 Southern Association A-1 8
3 Texas League A-1 8
7 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B 8
8 Piedmont League B 8
9 South Atlantic League B 8
10 Southeastern League B 8
11 Western International League B 6
12 Canadian-American League C 8
13 Cape Breton Colliery League C 4
14 Cotton States League C 8
15 East Texas League C 8
16 Interstate League C 4
17 Middle Atlantic League C 8
18 Pioneer League C 6
19 Western Association C 8
20 Alabama-Florida League D 6
21 Appalachian League D 6
22 Arizona-Texas League D 4
23 Arkansas-Missouri League D 4
24 Bi-State League D 8
25 Coastal Plain League D 8
26 Eastern Shore League D 8
27 Evangeline League D 8
28 Florida State League D 8
29 Georgia-Florida League D 8
30 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D 8
31 Mountain State League D 6
32 North Carolina State League D 8
33 Northeast Arkansas League D 4
34 Northern League D 8
35 Ohio State League D 6
36 Pennsylvania State Association D 6
37 Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D 6
38 Tar Heel League D 6
39 Virginia League D 4
40 West Texas-New Mexico League D 8
41 Western League D 6
42 Japanese Baseball League Foreign 9 864
43 Mexican League Independent 9
46 Negro American League Negro Majors 7
47 Negro National League Negro Majors 6

Pro Baseball Map for 1939

ALL TEAMS ARE LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE TOWN THEY ARE LISTED IN. We have not located the actual location of the ballpark.

We list over 30,000 of teams from minor league history. This list is not exhaustive and may be missing teams from certain leagues and years or with a small number of games played. We apologize for any omissions. Report any errors or omissions