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1939 NEW YORK YANKEES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  106-45   .702
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Joe McCarthy
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  859,785
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lou Gehrig (36)
Youngest Player:  Charlie Keller (22)
Longest Tenure:  Lou Gehrig (17)
Top Hitter:  Red Rolfe (6)
Top Pitcher:  Red Ruffing (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  89.33%
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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Frankie Crosettiss1028-MLB1526561091532551056117658113911.233.000.3320218--
2Red Rolfe3b630-MLB15264813921346101480768141116.329.000.4950321--
6Joe Gordon2b824-MLB1515679216132528111111075572415.284.000.5061000287--
12Babe Dahlgren1b2727-MLB14453171125186158923575421315.235.000.3770200--
8Bill Dickeyc2332-MLB1284809814523324105507737449.302.000.5121000246--
5Joe DiMaggioof724-MLB120462108176326301263052204611.381.000.6711000310--
3George Selkirkof1331-MLB1284181031281742110112510349883.306.000.5171000216--
9Charlie Kellerof3022-MLB1113988713321611836381490114.334.000.5000199--
7Tommy Henrichof-26-MLB993476496184957705123174.277.000.4290149--
15Red Ruffingp-35-MLB4411412351012010718031.307.000.342039--
26Buddy Rosarc-24-MLB43105182951012401310033.276.000.343036--
17Jake Powellof-30-MLB3186122141191238021.244.000.349030--
11Lefty Gomezp-30-MLB2673311200400522043.151.000.178013--
14Bump Hadleyp-34-MLB2662311200310412023.177.000.210013--
28Atley Donaldp-28-MLB2460715110701415001.250.000.300018--
16Monte Pearsonp-30-MLB225391731070056052.321.000.415022--
32Steve Sundrap-29-MLB2449713500600315021.265.000.367018--
20Oral Hildebrandp-32-MLB21445810050015032.182.000.20509--
27Joe Gallagherof5625-MLB144181001291038120.244.000.439018--
22Marius Russop-24-MLB214141001090028021.244.000.293012--
4Lou Gehrig1b-36UDFA: 1923MLB8282400010051002.143.000.14304--
10Bill Knickerbockerss-2b-27-MLB6132210010000001.154.000.23103--
19Johnny Murphyp-30-MLB38111200010031010.182.000.18202--
25Wes Ferrellp-31-MLB380110010002000.125.000.25002--
21,27Spud Chandlerp-31-MLB1152210010011000.400.000.60010003--
18Art Jorgensc-34-MLB301000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
15Red Ruffing335-MLB2172.93282822500233.12118876157595301.238.140.582.893.660.79----
11Lefty Gomez830-MLB1283.41262614200198.017380751184102301.307.860.503.824.640.82----
14Bump Hadley2034-MLB1262.9826187162154.01326251108565401.417.710.584.973.801.31----
28Atley Donald1828-MLB1333.71242011221153.01447463126055111.338.470.713.533.241.09----
16Monte Pearson4730-MLB1254.4922208000146.1151777397076201.519.290.554.314.670.92----
20Oral Hildebrand-32-MLB1043.0621157152126.21024443114150201.137.250.782.913.550.82----
32Steve Sundra-29-MLB1112.7624118180120.2110433775627301.388.200.524.182.012.07----
22Marius Russo5224-MLB832.4121119252116.086373164155101.096.670.473.184.270.75----
19Johnny Murphy3330-MLB364.4038000341961.157333022830001.398.360.294.114.400.93----
25Wes Ferrell-31-MLB124.6633100019.11410102176101.606.520.937.912.792.83----
21,27Spud Chandler-31-MLB302.84110005019.02676094101.8412.320.004.261.892.25----
24Marv Breuer-25-MLB009.001000001.0211010003.0018.000.009.000.00------
Totals: (26 players)106453.31151151871464261,34912085564961665675652111.658.060.573.783.771.00-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill DickeyC1265715778.9890.00 
Buddy RosarC351371031.9800.00 
Art JorgensC220001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Babe Dahlgren1B14413036813140.9910.00 
Lou Gehrig1B864425.9710.00 
Tommy Henrich1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Gordon2B15137046128116.9670.00 
Bill Knickerbocker2B256011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Red Rolfe3B1521512821922.9580.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frankie CrosettiSS15232346026118.9680.00 
Bill KnickerbockerSS216001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George SelkirkOF124254431.9890.00 
Joe DiMaggioOF1173281352.9860.00 
Charlie KellerOF105213571.9690.00 
Tommy HenrichOF88205721.9910.00 
Jake PowellOF2356110.9830.00 
Joe GallagherOF12181001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny MurphyP386131211.9372.21 
Red RuffingP2823383222.9521.54 
Lefty GomezP2619823310.9721.59 
Bump HadleyP2615483544.9152.51 
Atley DonaldP24153322021.0001.47 
Steve SundraP24120227011.0002.17 
Monte PearsonP22146329051.0001.97 
Oral HildebrandP2112651811.9581.64 
Marius RussoP2111672616.9712.56 
Spud ChandlerP111917001.0003.79 
Wes FerrellP31904001.0001.88 
Marv BreuerP1101001.0009.00 


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