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1939 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  81-73   .526
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Del Baker
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  836,279
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Merv Shea (38)
Youngest Player:  Hal Newhouser (18)
Longest Tenure:  Charlie Gehringer (16)
Top Hitter:  Hank Greenberg (3)
Top Pitcher:  Bobo Newsom (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  76.49%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10645.702--
Boston8962.58917.0
Cleveland8767.56520.5
Chi White Sox8569.55222.5
Detroit8173.52626.5
Washington6587.42841.5
Philadelphia5597.36251.5
St. Louis43111.27964.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
21Barney McCosky+of922-MLB14761112019033144582047045297.311.000.430430263--
9Pete Fox+of2630-MLB14151969153246766231235412513.295.000.405405210--
5Hank Greenberg+1b-of328-MLB138500112156427331128391952118.312.000.622622311--
6Pinky Higgins+3b4730-MLB1324895713523287674564121414.276.000.380380186--
2Charlie Gehringer+2b1936-MLB1184068613229616864368161117.325.000.544544221--
1Birdie Tebbetts+c-26-MLB1063413789222453212520288.261.000.372372127--
4Rudy York+1b4525-MLB102329661011612068504150248.307.000.544544179--
3Frank Croucher+ss5924-MLB97324388715054022164201110.269.000.361361117--
24Earl Averill+of-37-MLB87309588120610584243301114.262.000.463463143--
27Benny McCoy+2b-23-MLB551923858136133312926064.302.000.44844886--
19Roy Cullenbine+of-1b-25-MLB75179314392623013429012.240.000.41341374--
7Billy Rogell+ss-34-MLB74174244063223312614062.230.000.33333358--
23Red Kress+ss-3b-32-MLB51157193870122211716047.242.000.30630648--
8Dixie Walker+of-28-MLB4315430474541941158085.305.000.47447473--
20Beau Bell+of-31-MLB54134143242024012416186.239.000.29929940--
12Bobo Newsom+p-31-MLB3597618010700116046.186.000.20620620--
10Tommy Bridges+p-32-MLB29711114200600824080.197.000.22522516--
14Schoolboy Rowe+p-29-MLB3161715011121157033.246.000.32832820--
15Dizzy Trout+p-24-MLB355771221020019021.211.000.28128116--
22Al Benton+p-28-MLB374454000100015173.091.000.091914--
28Archie McKain+p-28-MLB324179212500812001.220.000.46346319--
18Fred Hutchinson+p-19-MLB133451310060020002.382.000.41241214--
20Les Fleming+1b-23-MLB8160000010004001.000.000.00000--
12Mark Christman+3b-ss-25-MLB6160420000002002.250.000.3753756--
17Chet Laabs+of4627-MLB5161511020020001.312.000.5005008--
11Bud Thomas+p-28-MLB2790100000006010.111.000.1111111--
24Harry Eisenstat+p-23-MLB1080300000002010.375.000.3753753--
11Vern Kennedy+p-32-MLB470200000001000.286.000.2862862--
26Bob Harris+p-22-MLB551200000000000.400.000.4004002--
-Cotton Pippen+p-28-MLB350200000000000.400.000.4004002--
25Slick Coffman+p-28-MLB2350000000011000.000.000.00000--
23Roxie Lawson+p-33-MLB240000000000010.000.000.00000--
27Red Lynn+p-25-MLB420000000000000.000.000.00000--
26Jim Walkup+p-29-MLB720100000001000.500.000.5005001--
16George Gill+p-30-MLB320000000002000.000.000.00000--
30Merv Shea+c-38-MLB420000000001000.000.000.00000--
29Floyd Giebell+p-29-MLB920000000000010.000.000.00000--
16Hal Newhouser+p-18-MLB110000000000000.000.000.00000--
8Dixie Parsons+c-23-MLB510000000011000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
12Bobo Newsom+231-MLB17103.37353121342246.0222100921410416440 01.338.120.513.806.000.63----
10Tommy Bridges+532-MLB1773.50292616222198.01868777116112940 01.258.450.502.775.860.47----
14Schoolboy Rowe+3829-MLB10124.9928248120164.01921139117615120 01.5410.540.933.352.801.20----
15Dizzy Trout+2624-MLB9103.6133226062162.016882655747250 11.499.330.284.114.001.03----
22Al Benton+3628-MLB684.56371630185150.0182947611586750 01.6010.920.663.484.020.87----
28Archie McKain+4228-MLB563.68321141124129.212066536544910 01.348.330.423.753.401.10----
18Fred Hutchinson+-19-MLB365.211312300084.29556499512210 01.7210.100.965.422.342.32----
11Bud Thomas+4928-MLB704.182700015147.14525227201420 01.378.561.333.802.661.43----
25Slick Coffman+-28-MLB216.382310010042.15136304221010 01.7210.840.854.682.132.20----
24Harry Eisenstat+4423-MLB226.98102105029.239242339610 01.6211.830.912.731.821.50----
11Vern Kennedy+1932-MLB036.4344100021.025151549900 01.6210.711.713.863.861.00----
26Bob Harris+4822-MLB114.0051002018.0188848920 01.449.002.004.004.500.89----
29Floyd Giebell+-29-MLB112.9390006015.11975112920 02.0211.150.597.045.281.33----
-Cotton Pippen+4328-MLB017.0732000014.018131116500 01.7111.570.643.863.211.20----
26Jim Walkup+-29-MLB017.5070004012.015101038500 01.9211.252.256.003.751.60----
23Roxie Lawson+4133-MLB114.7621001011.177617400 01.245.560.795.563.181.75----
16George Gill+4530-MLB018.313100108.2148813100 01.9614.541.043.121.043.00----
27Red Lynn+-25-MLB018.644000308.1118823300 11.6811.882.163.243.241.00----
16Hal Newhouser+-18-MLB015.401110005.033304430 01.405.400.007.207.201.00----
Totals: (39 players)81734.2915415464790161,367143076265212457463333--21.549.410.683.784.170.91-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Birdie TebbettsC100449641610.9700.00 
Rudy YorkC672833855.9850.00 
Dixie ParsonsC420001.0000.00 
Merv SheaC41010.5000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hank Greenberg1B1361205759108.9930.00 
Rudy York1B1915110171.0000.00 
Roy Cullenbine1B2232041.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Charlie Gehringer2B1072453121367.9770.00 
Benny McCoy2B3479104819.9580.00 
Red Kress2B162947613.9270.00 
Frank Croucher2B35813.9290.00 
Billy Rogell2B28512.9290.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pinky Higgins3B1301402413622.9140.00 
Billy Rogell3B21174043.9340.00 
Mark Christman3B54511.9000.00 
Red Kress3B47711.9330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank CroucherSS931392562847.9340.00 
Billy RogellSS4359901121.9310.00 
Red KressSS254869515.9590.00 
Benny McCoySS16294636.9620.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Barney McCoskyOF145428762.9860.00 
Pete FoxOF1262751293.9700.00 
Earl AverillOF80157340.9760.00 
Roy CullenbineOF4681291.9020.00 
Beau BellOF37734011.0000.00 
Dixie WalkerOF3793431.9700.00 
Chet LaabsOF513110.9330.00 
Les FlemingOF360001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al BentonP3715062720.9431.98 
Bobo NewsomP3524683331.9321.50 
Dizzy TroutP3316232341.8671.44 
Archie McKainP3212911520.8891.11 
Tommy BridgesP2919882832.9231.64 
Schoolboy RoweP2816492725.9471.98 
Bud ThomasP2747210001.0002.29 
Slick CoffmanP234218001.0001.92 
Fred HutchinsonP1384613011.0002.03 
Harry EisenstatP102938011.0003.39 
Floyd GiebellP9151110.6671.19 
Jim WalkupP71212001.0002.25 
Bob HarrisP51803011.0001.50 
Vern KennedyP42116011.0003.00 
Red LynnP4811001.0002.22 
George GillP3802011.0002.20 
Cotton PippenP31410001.0000.64 
Roxie LawsonP21103001.0002.43 
Hal NewhouserP1501001.0001.80 


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