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Sunday, January 1,1939

Sunday, January 1,1939

Baseball on this Date

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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Woody Abernathy -- Hist Released by Bees
Bobby Adams Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California HS)
Red Adams Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ferrell Anderson New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Bearden Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Arkansas HS)
Johnny Blatnik Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hank Borowy New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Joe Collins New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Bob Dillinger St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Idaho)
Karl Drews New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hank Edwards Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tom Ferrick -- Hist Released by Giants
Tommy Fine Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jimmy Grant Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as free agent by Chicago White Sox
Steve Gromek Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Hermanski Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Billy Hitchcock New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Auburn)
Ken Holcombe St. Louis Cardinals Hist Unknown transaction
Ralph Houk New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Kansas HS)
Bill Kennedy New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Stan Klopp -- Hist Unknown transaction
Ed Lopat Chicago White Sox Hist Selected from Shreveport (Texas) by Chicago White Sox in Minor League Draft
Sal Maglie Cleveland Indians Hist Selected from Buffalo (International) by Cleveland Indians in Minor League Draft
Gene Markland Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Phil Masi -- Hist Granted free agency
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Phil Masi Boston Bees Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1939-1939 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Walt Masterson Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Mike McCormick -- Hist Returned to Indianapolis (American Association)
Catfish Metkovich Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal Newhouser Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Michigan HS)
Ron Northey Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Roberto Ortiz Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnny Ostrowski Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Howie Pollet St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Louisiana HS)
Pee Wee Reese Boston Red Sox Hist Selected from Louisville (American Association) by Boston Red Sox in Minor League Draft
Allie Reynolds Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Sherry Robertson Washington Senators I Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Maryland)
Stan Rojek Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New York HS)
Jim Russell St. Louis Browns Hist Selected from Beaver Falls (Pennsylvania State Association) by St. Louis Browns in Minor League Draft
Mike Sandlock Boston Bees Hist Unknown transaction
Fred Sanford St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnny Schmitz -- Hist Returned to Milwaukee (American Association)
Johnny Schmitz Chicago Cubs Hist Selected from Milwaukee (American Association) by Chicago Cubs in Minor League Draft
Steve Souchock New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Bill Voiselle Boston Red Sox Hist Unknown transaction
Clyde Vollmer Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Eddie Waitkus Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal White Cleveland Indians Hist Unknown transaction
Bobby Bragan Philadelphia Phillies Hist Selected from Pensacola (Southeastern) by Philadelphia Phillies in Minor League Draft
George Dockins St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jack Wallaesa Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Schott -- Hist no draft record
Buddy Hancken -- Hist no draft record
Bill Kerksieck -- Hist no draft record
Johnny Lanning -- Hist no draft record
Red Jones -- Hist no draft record
Bob Loane -- Hist no draft record
Bud Thomas -- Hist no draft record
Bob Harris -- Hist no draft record
Johnny Gee -- Hist no draft record
Steve Mesner -- Hist no draft record
Johnny Rucker -- Hist no draft record
Ken Jungels -- Hist no draft record
Herb Hash -- Hist no draft record
Joe Gallagher -- Hist no draft record
Bill Schuster -- Hist no draft record
Charlie Letchas -- Hist no draft record
Woody Jensen -- Hist no draft record
Les Fleming -- Hist no draft record
Al Glossop -- Hist no draft record
70 record(s)