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1939 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  45-106   .298
Result:   8th in National League
Manager(s):  Doc Prothro
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Attendance:  277,973
Playoffs: Season in progress

Philadelphia Phillies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Syl Johnson (38)
Youngest Player:  Bill Hoffman (21)
Longest Tenure:  Syl Johnson (6)
Top Hitter:  Morrie Arnovich (23)
Top Pitcher:  Claude Passeau (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  71.66%
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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
24Morrie Arnovich+of2328-MLB13449168159252567758282910.324.000.413413203--
19Pinky May+3b3228-MLB135464491332732624412012516.287.000.371371172--
18George Scharein+ss5524-MLB1183993595171133413400136.238.000.293293117--
25Hersh Martin+of5229-MLB1113935911128512244227255.282.000.387387152--
21Heinie Mueller+2b-3b-26-MLB1153414695194943433340612.279.000.437437149--
35Joe Marty+of5025-MLB91299327612694412427059.254.000.425425127--
17Gibby Brack+of4931-MLB91270407821464112649044.289.000.463463125--
16,28Roy Hughes+2b-3b-28-MLB6523722545111642118089.228.000.27027064--
28LeGrant Scott+of-28-MLB76232316515112652214066.280.000.36636685--
17Del Young+ss-2b-27-MLB772172257923201824045.263.000.36436479--
22Jack Bolling+1b5322-MLB69211276111031361110005.289.000.38438481--
8,23Wally Millies+c-32-MLB84205124830012095147.234.000.24924951--
4Spud Davis+c-34-MLB8720210628102302420175.307.000.35635672--
6Gus Suhr+1b4733-MLB60198216312232413414111.318.000.44444488--
9Hugh Mulcahy+p-25-MLB387631210050212050.158.000.17117113--
20Pinky Whitney+3b-34-MLB34759140116074063.187.000.25325319--
15Boom-Boom Beck+p-34-MLB3468393003016044.132.000.17617612--
14Kirby Higbe+p-24-MLB346651110050015062.167.000.18218212--
23Bud Bates+of-27-MLB15588152012128023.259.000.34534520--
26Bennie Warren+c-27-MLB18564130017077021.232.000.28628616--
16Les Powers+1b-29-MLB19527181102046040.346.000.40440421--
7Bud Hafey+of-26-MLB18513910031312012.176.000.19619610--
16Stan Benjamin+of-25-MLB1250472102116015.140.000.22022011--
26Chuck Klein+of5134-MLB25478921191104020.191.000.34034016--
10Charlie Letchas+2b-3b-23-MLB12442102013012002.227.000.34134115--
8Max Butcher+p-28-MLB1938170003006031.184.000.1841847--
5Ike Pearson+p-22-MLB27371200010212041.054.000.054542--
20Jim Shilling+2b-25-MLB11333101304014002.303.000.51551517--
3Syl Johnson+p-38-MLB22330500020211044.152.000.1521525--
12Ray Harrell+p-27-MLB22261310010210000.115.000.1541544--
10Dave Coble+c-26-MLB1525271000003001.280.000.3203208--
13Claude Passeau+p-30-MLB820040001007000.200.000.2002004--
7Al Hollingsworth+p-31-MLB1520220000011000.100.000.1001002--
34Len Gabrielson+1b-23-MLB518340001023000.222.000.2222224--
-Eddie Feinberg+ss-2b-21-MLB618241000020020.222.000.2782785--
11Bill Kerksieck+p-25-MLB2512110000016100.083.000.083831--
11Jennings Poindexter+p-28-MLB1110120002001001.200.000.2002002--
33Roy Bruner+p-22-MLB49110000004011.111.000.1111111--
5Johnny Watwood+of-1b-33-MLB26010000000000.167.000.1671671--
5,34Bill Atwood+c-27UDFA: 2009MLB46000001123000.000.000.00000--
34Gene Schott+p-25-MLB86320100000000.333.000.6676674--
7Joe Kracher+c-23-MLB55110000021000.200.000.2002001--
12Jim Henry+p-29-MLB95000000002000.000.000.00000--
14Al Smith+p-31-MLB52000000000000.000.000.00000--
35Elmer Burkart+p-22-MLB511110010000001.000.0002.00020002--
28Bill Hoffman+p-21-MLB31000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
9Hugh Mulcahy+1725-MLB9164.99383114174225.22461441251993591101.509.810.763.712.351.58----
14Kirby Higbe+1224-MLB10144.85342614172187.12081131011010179701.659.990.484.853.801.28----
15Boom-Boom Beck+2834-MLB7144.733416120133182.220310496116477101.4610.000.543.153.790.83----
5Ike Pearson+3822-MLB2135.76261340100125.01448480155629201.6010.371.084.032.091.93----
3Syl Johnson+4738-MLB883.8122146042111.01125047101537001.149.080.811.223.000.41----
8Max Butcher+3028-MLB2135.6119163030104.11317265105127211.7411.300.864.402.331.89----
12Ray Harrell+-27-MLB375.422210405094.2101775765635401.669.600.575.323.331.60----
11Bill Kerksieck+4025-MLB027.182321016062.2815250133213401.8011.631.874.601.872.46----
7Al Hollingsworth+4831-MLB195.851510300060.078483922724301.7511.700.304.053.601.13----
13Claude Passeau+330-MLB244.2288410053.154262512529001.489.110.174.224.890.86----
11Jennings Poindexter+-28-MLB004.15111007030.129191401512001.458.600.004.453.561.25----
33Roy Bruner+-22-MLB046.6744200027.038222031311001.8912.671.004.333.671.18----
12Jim Henry+-29-MLB015.0991004123.0241313387101.399.391.173.132.741.14----
34Gene Schott+-25-MLB014.9140001011.01476051001.7311.450.004.090.825.00----
14Al Smith+-31-MLB004.005000109.01154152001.7811.001.005.002.002.50----
35Elmer Burkart+-22-MLB104.325000308.11144022001.5611.880.002.162.161.00----
28Bill Hoffman+-21-MLB0013.503000206.0899271302.5012.003.0010.501.507.00----
35Joe Marty+-25-MLB004.501000104.0222031001.254.500.006.752.253.00----
7Bud Hafey+-26-MLB0033.752000101.1755011006.0047.250.006.756.751.00----
Totals: (46 players)451065.1715115167384121,3271502856762495794473811.3310.190.723.933.031.30-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Spud DavisC8526040011.0000.00 
Wally MilliesC8422937103.9640.00 
Bennie WarrenC1760832.9580.00 
Dave CobleC1327320.9370.00 
Bill AtwoodC270011.0000.00 
Joe KracherC210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gus Suhr1B6052037350.9950.00 
Jack Bolling1B4839238835.9820.00 
Gibby Brack1B191587411.9760.00 
Les Powers1B131124210.9830.00 
Pinky Whitney1B129610111.9910.00 
Len Gabrielson1B534913.9770.00 
Johnny Watwood1B214010.9330.00 
Chuck Klein1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy Hughes2B65183184630.9840.00 
Heinie Mueller2B511321371037.9640.00 
Del Young2B173950612.9370.00 
Charlie Letchas2B12243249.9330.00 
Pinky Whitney2B8817021.0000.00 
Jim Shilling2B59812.9440.00 
Eddie Feinberg2B44612.9090.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pinky May3B1321532631928.9560.00 
Heinie Mueller3B17122410.9730.00 
Stan Benjamin3B561121.8950.00 
Jim Shilling3B301001.0000.00 
Pinky Whitney3B223001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George SchareinSS1172583312669.9580.00 
Del YoungSS55701041016.9460.00 
Jim ShillingSS310734.8500.00 
Eddie FeinbergSS10000.0000.00 
Heinie MuellerSS103011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Morrie ArnovichOF1323351060.9830.00 
Hersh MartinOF95276571.9760.00 
Joe MartyOF79176953.9740.00 
LeGrant ScottOF55109751.9590.00 
Gibby BrackOF4889441.9590.00 
Heinie MuellerOF17192001.0000.00 
Bud BatesOF1444111.9780.00 
Bud HafeyOF13301001.0000.00 
Chuck KleinOF11201011.0000.00 
Stan BenjaminOF712120.8670.00 
Jim ShillingOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hugh MulcahyP38225124861.9092.40 
Boom-Boom BeckP3418283761.8822.22 
Kirby HigbeP34187816001.0001.15 
Ike PearsonP2612563011.9732.59 
Bill KerksieckP2362111011.0001.74 
Ray HarrellP22943720.8330.96 
Syl JohnsonP22111317011.0001.62 
Max ButcherP19104213001.0001.30 
Al HollingsworthP1560211001.0001.95 
Jennings PoindexterP113015001.0001.79 
Jim HenryP9230310.7501.17 
Claude PasseauP85349001.0002.20 
Elmer BurkartP5801001.0001.11 
Al SmithP5912001.0003.00 
Roy BrunerP42713001.0001.33 
Gene SchottP4111010.5000.82 
Bill HoffmanP3601001.0001.50 
Bud HafeyP210000.0000.00 
Joe MartyP140000.0000.00 


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