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1939 NEW YORK GIANTS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  New York,NY
Team Record:  77-74   .510
Result:   5th in National League
Manager(s):  Bill Terry
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Polo Grounds
Attendance:  702,457
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Carl Hubbell (36)
Youngest Player:  Tom Gorman (23)
Longest Tenure:  Mel Ott (14)
Top Hitter:  Mel Ott (15)
Top Pitcher:  Cliff Melton (9)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  80.47%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Cincinnati9757.630--
St. Louis9261.6014.5
Brooklyn8469.54912.5
Chi Cubs8470.54513.0
NY Giants7774.51018.5
Pittsburgh6885.44428.5
Boston6388.41732.5
Philadelphia45106.29850.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
3Jo-Jo Mooreof2530-MLB13856280151232104754517147.269.000.3700208--
6Frank Demareeof1629-MLB1505606817027211792664041320.304.000.4180234--
7Billy Jurgesss2131-MLB1385438415521116633473461526.285.000.3980216--
8Harry Danningc1727-MLB135520791632851674435422612.313.000.4790249--
5Zeke Bonura1b1830-MLB1234557514626611851462241222.321.000.4770217--
4Mel Ottof1530-MLB1253968512223227802100501115.308.000.5811000230--
2Burgess Whitehead2b4029-MLB95335318063224124195615.239.000.293098--
19Tom Hafey3b5425-MLB70256376210162611044026.242.000.359092--
22Alex Kampouris2b-26-MLB74201235012252903041167.249.000.403081--
25Bob Seedsof-32-MLB6317333465152612231123.266.000.393068--
21Lou Chiozza2b-3b-29-MLB401421938313123910021.268.000.366052--
24Jimmy Rippleof-29-MLB66123102840112087214.228.000.285035--
9Ken O'Deac-26-MLB52977171031101016022.175.000.278027--
10Harry Gumbertp-29-MLB3790101821090124061.200.000.244022--
23Johnny McCarthy1b-29-MLB5080122161111038102.262.000.400032--
21Babe Young1b-23-MLB227582340314056310.307.000.480036--
17Hal Schumacherp-28-MLB306941430050314043.203.000.246017--
16Cliff Meltonp-27-MLB416621210060110081.182.000.197013--
12Bill Lohrmanp-26-MLB3860414202100415102.233.000.367022--
11Carl Hubbellp-36-MLB2953381016023032.151.000.226012--
19George Myatt2b-3b-25-MLB22537102003266011.189.000.226012--
19Tony Lazzeri2b-35-MLB13447130018076002.295.000.364016--
18Manny Salvop-26-MLB32412410120118001.098.000.19508--
28Johnny Dickshotof-29-MLB1034380005053002.235.000.23508--
2Al Glossop2b-24-MLB1032360013042011.187.000.28109--
1Skeeter Scalziss-26-MLB1118360000132002.333.000.33306--
14Ray Hayworthc-35-MLB513130000001010.231.000.23103--
20Jumbo Brownp-32-MLB3111240001010000.364.000.36404--
15Slick Castlemanp-25-MLB129130000002010.333.000.33303--
26Red Lynnp-25-MLB266000000000003.000.000.00000--
19Johnnie Wittigp-25-MLB55000000003000.000.000.00000--
14Dick Coffmanp-32-MLB284000000003000.000.000.00000--
27Hy Vandenbergp-33-MLB22000000000000.000.000.00000--
15Tom Gormanp-23-MLB41000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
10Harry Gumbert1429-MLB18114.32363414210243.2257132117218181511.399.490.782.992.991.00----
16Cliff Melton927-MLB12153.56412392135207.1214948276595201.359.290.302.824.120.68----
12Bill Lohrman2126-MLB12134.0738249171185.22009184154570501.329.690.732.183.390.64----
17Hal Schumacher3228-MLB13104.8129278010181.219910697148958501.599.860.694.412.871.53----
11Carl Hubbell1336-MLB1192.75291810082154.01506047112462201.138.770.641.403.620.39----
18Manny Salvo-26-MLB4104.6332184071136.01508470117569301.659.930.734.964.571.09----
20Jumbo Brown3332-MLB404.153100020756.169302612524301.6711.020.163.993.831.04----
26Red Lynn-25-MLB103.082600011149.244211732122001.317.970.543.813.990.95----
14Dick Coffman3732-MLB123.082800020338.0501813169001.4711.840.241.422.130.67----
15Slick Castleman-25-MLB124.54124003033.23618171236201.759.620.276.151.603.83----
19Johnnie Wittig-25-MLB027.5652100016.21815140144201.929.720.007.562.163.50----
27Hy Vandenberg-33-MLB005.682100106.11054063002.5314.210.008.534.262.00----
23Johnny McCarthy-29-MLB007.201000105.0844120002.0014.401.803.600.00------
15Tom Gorman-23-MLB007.204000305.0744012101.6012.600.001.803.600.50----
Totals: (34 players)77744.0715115155596201,31914126825961164775053011.449.630.593.253.450.94-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Harry DanningC13255080613.9910.00 
Ken O'DeaC30781151.9470.00 
Ray HayworthC5164001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Zeke Bonura1B12212059011110.9920.00 
Babe Young1B222149418.9820.00 
Johnny McCarthy1B1211420131.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Burgess Whitehead2B912323201760.9700.00 
Alex Kampouris2B62146179934.9730.00 
Al Glossop2B10153417.9800.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tom Hafey3B7061130810.9600.00 
Lou Chiozza3B30205577.9150.00 
Mel Ott3B20153964.9000.00 
George Myatt3B14102943.9070.00 
Tony Lazzeri3B13112141.8890.00 
Alex Kampouris3B1181421.9170.00 
Skeeter Scalzi3B10000.0000.00 
Burgess Whitehead3B111011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Billy JurgesSS1372954822895.9650.00 
Lou ChiozzaSS8192114.9760.00 
Skeeter ScalziSS5101843.8750.00 
Burgess WhiteheadSS4715021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank DemareeOF1503291152.9860.00 
Jo-Jo MooreOF1362601342.9860.00 
Mel OttOF96175652.9730.00 
Bob SeedsOF5077220.9750.00 
Jimmy RippleOF23362001.0000.00 
Johnny DickshotOF10131011.0000.00 
Johnny McCarthyOF40000.0000.00 
Hal SchumacherOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Cliff MeltonP4120764940.9322.39 
Bill LohrmanP3818533835.9321.99 
Harry GumbertP36243187634.9693.48 
Manny SalvoP3213683132.9292.58 
Jumbo BrownP3156012011.0001.93 
Carl HubbellP29154236011.0002.22 
Hal SchumacherP2918143734.9322.04 
Dick CoffmanP28383620.8182.13 
Red LynnP26491520.7501.10 
Slick CastlemanP123324001.0001.63 
Johnnie WittigP51604001.0002.22 
Tom GormanP4502001.0003.60 
Hy VandenbergP2602001.0002.95 
Johnny McCarthyP1502001.0003.60 


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