1939 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  89-62   .589
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Joe Cronin
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  573,070
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lefty Grove (39)
Youngest Player:  Ted Williams (20)
Longest Tenure:  Lefty Grove, Fritz Ostermueller (6)
Top Hitter:  Ted Williams (1)
Top Pitcher:  Lefty Grove (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  74.60%
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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
13Elden AukerPMLB6-2194RightRight9/21/191028Norcatur,KansasUDFA 

17Jim BagbyPMLB6-2170RightRight9/8/191622Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
22Moe BergCMLB6-1185RightRight3/2/190237Belleville,New JerseyUDFA 
6Boze Berger2B-SSMLB6-2180RightRight5/13/191029Baltimore,MarylandUDFA 
14Tom Carey2B-SSMLB5-8170RightRight10/11/190632Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
8Doc CramerOFMLB6-2185LeftRight7/22/190533Beach Haven,New JerseyUDFA 
4Joe CroninSSMLB5-11180RightRight10/12/190632San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
2Gene DesautelsCMLB5-11170RightRight6/13/190732Worcester,MassachusettsUDFA 
16Emerson DickmanPMLB6-2175RightRight11/12/191424Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
1Bobby Doerr2BMLB5-11175RightRight4/7/191821Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
26Lou FinneyOF-1BMLB6-0180LeftRight8/13/191028Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
3Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195RightRight10/22/190731Sudlersville,Maryland1945UDFA PHI
26Fabian GaffkeOFMLB5-10185RightRight8/5/191325Milwaukee,WisconsinUDFA 
11Denny GalehousePMLB6-1195RightRight12/7/191127Marshallville,OhioUDFA 
10Lefty GrovePMLB6-3190LeftLeft3/6/190039Lonaconing,MarylandUDFA 
19Joe HevingPMLB6-1185RightRight9/2/190038Covington,KentuckyUDFA 
15Bill LefebvrePMLB5-11180LeftLeft11/11/191523Natick,Rhode IslandUDFA 
24Red NonnenkampOFMLB5-11185LeftLeft7/7/191127St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
21Fritz OstermuellerPMLB5-11175LeftLeft9/15/190731Quincy,IllinoisUDFA 
23Johnny PeacockCMLB5-11165LeftRight1/10/191029Fremont,North CarolinaUDFA 
15Woody RichPMLB6-2185LeftRight3/9/191623Morganton,North CarolinaUDFA 
17Bill SaylesPMLB6-2175RightRight7/27/191721Portland,OregonUDFA 
5Jim Tabor3BMLB6-2175RightRight11/5/191622New Hope,AlabamaUDFA 
7Joe VosmikOFMLB6-0185RightRight4/4/191029Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
12Jake WadePMLB6-2175LeftLeft4/1/191227Morehead City,North CarolinaUDFA 
25Charlie WagnerPMLB5-11170RightRight12/3/191226Reading,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
25Monte WeaverPMLB6-0170LeftRight6/15/190633Helton,North CarolinaUDFA 
9Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205LeftRight8/30/191820San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
18Jack WilsonPMLB5-11210RightRight4/12/191227Portland,OregonUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Joe CroninManager 
Tom DalyThird Base Coach 
Hugh DuffyFirst Base Coach 
Frankie FrischBroadcaster 
Tom HusseyBroadcaster 
Herb PennockPitching Coach 


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