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1939 Boston Red Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 89-62 .589
Rank: 2nd in American League
Run Differential: 890-795 + 95
Roster Continuity 74.60% 10/15
Manager(s): Joe Cronin
General Manager: Joe Cronin
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Ballpark: Fenway Park
Attendance: 573,070 8/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

First Base Coach: Hugh Duffy
Pitching Coach: Herb Pennock
Third Base Coach: Tom Daly
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10645.702--
8962.58917.0
8767.56520.5
8569.55222.5
8173.52626.5
6587.42841.5
5597.36251.5
43111.27964.5
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
8Doc CramerOF33   13758911018330605633361721516.311.352.382734.071.132.3200.47--225642
5Jim Tabor3B22   149577761673381495161040541815.289.337.447784.158.237.3011.3541.2258626
9Ted WilliamsOF20   14956513118544113114521107642310.327.436.6091045.281.473.3280.6018.2344677
7Joe VosmikOF29   1455548915329678443663331727.276.356.388744.112.233.2840.5079.1215640
1Bobby Doerr2B21   127525751672821273110383211017.318.365.448813.130.185.3220.8443.8235574
4Joe CroninSS32   143520971603331910766874802018.308.407.492899.185.352.3110.5527.4256627
3Jimmie Foxx1B31   1244671301683110351054389722517.360.464.6941158.334.527.3690.8113.3324563
23Johnny PeacockC29   922743376114036112911094.277.347.347694.069.175.2890.38--95312
26Lou Finney1B-OF28   952494381183146252411054.325.385.434819.108.193.3380.46249.0108278
2Gene DesautelsC32   7622626551400213133130102.243.340.305645.062.217.2580.39--69269
14Tom Carey2B32   541611739620200039244.242.265.304569.062.081.2573.00--49170
24Red NonnenkampOF27   58751218210501126002.240.345.293638.053.200.2610.50--2287
10Lefty GroveP39   256739001500926090.134.237.179416.045.179.2002.8967.01285
18Jack WilsonP27   3763610000600017050.159.159.159318.000.000.217----1068
21Fritz OstermuellerP31   34564901040035054.161.203.196399.036.089.1761.67--1164
13Elden AukerP28   3153612102300114030.226.241.358599.132.151.27014.0026.51957
11Denny GalehouseP27   304703100100620142.064.185.085270.021.149.1113.33--458
16Emerson DickmanP24   483622000100213001.056.105.056161.000.056.0876.50--238
17Jim BagbyP22   2134101020140001121.294.314.441755.147.147.281--34.01537
22Moe BergC37   14333910150023001.273.314.394708.121.182.2761.5033.01335
19Joe HevingP38   46325610030004030.188.188.219407.031.031.214----735
6Boze BergerSS29   203049200200110020.300.323.367690.067.100.45010.00--1133
15Woody RichP23   21272700010014011.259.286.259545.000.037.3044.00--729
25Charlie WagnerP26   11142100020002000.071.071.071142.000.000.083----114
12Jake WadeP27   20121000000005000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----012
15Bill LefebvreP23   7103300010022000.300.417.300717.000.200.3751.00--312
17Bill SaylesP21   570100000005000.143.143.143286.000.000.500----17
25Monte WeaverP33   940000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
26Fabian Gaffke25   110000010000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
Batting Totals172953088901543287571248324244591502150140146.291.362.436798.146.257.3030.8542.823166039
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
10Lefty Grove39   1542.54232317200191.01806354858810001.258.480.382.733.821.40
18Jack Wilson27   11114.6836226052177.1198109921075804001.5410.070.513.814.071.07
21Fritz Ostermueller31   1174.2534208094159.11738675658615001.459.790.343.283.451.05
13Elden Auker28   9105.3631256140151.0183108901361430001.6210.910.773.642.560.70
11Denny Galehouse27   9104.5330186160146.21608474652682001.449.800.373.184.161.31
16Emerson Dickman24   834.4248100235113.212670561043463001.489.950.793.393.631.07
19Joe Heving38   1133.7046510267107.01246544834433101.4810.430.672.863.621.26
17Jim Bagby22   557.092111305080.01196663736352001.9413.390.794.053.940.97
15Woody Rich23   434.912112304177.0784642235240001.479.120.234.092.810.69
12Jake Wade27   146.19206108047.2683433137212002.1912.750.196.943.940.57
25Charlie Wagner26   314.2695002038.1491918314130101.6611.610.713.323.080.93
15Bill Lefebvre23   115.8853002026.135171721480001.8812.120.694.852.770.57
25Monte Weaver33   106.7591102120.126151501362001.9511.700.005.852.700.46
17Bill Sayles21   007.0750003014.014131111392001.939.000.648.365.790.69
3Jimmie Foxx31   000.001000101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.00--
Batting Totals89624.5633915252410020135115337956847754353925201.5410.210.513.623.590.99
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Johnny PeacockC8431433106.9720.00
Gene DesautelsC733104825.9940.00
Moe BergC13451021.9650.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jimmie Foxx1B12311019110104.9920.00
Lou Finney1B3228011427.9860.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bobby Doerr2B1263364311995.9760.00
Tom Carey2B3575870191.0000.00
Boze Berger2B201001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jim Tabor3B1481443384032.9230.00
Boze Berger3B5410011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Joe CroninSS1423064373293.9590.00
Boze BergerSS1081011.9470.00
Tom CareySS10182923.9590.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ted WilliamsOF14931811193.9450.00
Joe VosmikOF144296980.9740.00
Doc CramerOF1353561260.9840.00
Lou FinneyOF2448121.9610.00
Red NonnenkampOF1525010.9620.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Emerson DickmanP4811343323.9492.94
Joe HevingP4610781732.8932.10
Jack WilsonP36177142511.9751.98
Fritz OstermuellerP34159122222.9441.92
Elden AukerP3115193542.9172.62
Denny GalehouseP30146112432.9212.15
Lefty GroveP2319102132.8750.99
Jim BagbyP218031112.9331.58
Woody RichP217732230.8932.92
Jake WadeP204708001.0001.53
Charlie WagnerP93826001.0001.89
Monte WeaverP92010001.0000.45
Bill LefebvreP52612001.0001.03
Bill SaylesP51403001.0001.93
Jimmie FoxxP110000.0000.00


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