1939 Philadelphia Athletics

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Season Overview

55-97 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1939 Philadelphia Athletics

What was the record of the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics?

The Philadelphia Athletics finished the regular season with a 55-97 record. They went 28-48 at home and 27-49 on the road.

What division did the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics play in?

The 1939 Philadelphia Athletics played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1939.

What was the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics record by month?

The 1939 Philadelphia Athletics had their best month in June, when they went 13-15 and had a 46.4% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 2-7 and had a 22.2% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 2-7 22.2% -15
May 11-15 42.3% -25
June 13-15 46.4% -57
July 8-20 28.6% -76
August 10-22 31.2% -93
September 11-18 37.9% -45

Did the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics make the Postseason?

No, the Athletics didn't make the Postseason in 1939.

What was the run differential for the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics?

The Philadelphia Athletics finished the regular season with a run differential of -311. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Athletics could have been expected to have about 51.5 wins, or a 52-100 record in the regular season.

How did the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics went 19-17.

How did the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics went 5-1 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics was a 4 game winning streak on 3 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1939 Philadelphia Athletics?

The longest losing streak that the Philadelphia Athletics had during the 1939 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1939 Philadelphia Athletics Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Thu, Apr 20, 1939 vs Washington Senators Win 2 - 0
Fri, Apr 21, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 9
Sat, Apr 22, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Apr 23, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 8
Mon, Apr 24, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Apr 25, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Thu, Apr 27, 1939 @ Washington Senators Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Apr 29, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 30, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 3
Tue, May 2, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 4
Wed, May 3, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 1
Thu, May 4, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Loss 3 - 9
Fri, May 5, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 10 - 5
Sat, May 6, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Loss 5 - 7
Sun, May 7, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 3
Mon, May 8, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 10, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 7
Thu, May 11, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 7
Sun, May 14, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 10
Mon, May 15, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 3
Tue, May 16, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 8 (10)
Thu, May 18, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3 (11)
Fri, May 19, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 6
Sat, May 20, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Sun, May 21, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Win 12 - 4
Mon, May 22, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 3 - 6
Tue, May 23, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Win 7 - 3
Wed, May 24, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 4
Fri, May 26, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 1
Sat, May 27, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 8
Sat, May 27, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 9 - 11
Sun, May 28, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 9
Mon, May 29, 1939 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 4
Tue, May 30, 1939 @ Washington Senators Win 3 - 1
Tue, May 30, 1939 @ Washington Senators Loss 4 - 8
Thu, Jun 1, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 10 - 7
Sat, Jun 3, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jun 3, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 8 - 6
Sun, Jun 4, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 9 - 14
Sun, Jun 4, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Win 11 - 6
Mon, Jun 5, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 12
Tue, Jun 6, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 7
Wed, Jun 7, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jun 8, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 8
Fri, Jun 9, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 14
Sat, Jun 10, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 6
Sun, Jun 11, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 11, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jun 14, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 0 - 6
Fri, Jun 16, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Win 11 - 10
Sat, Jun 17, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jun 18, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jun 18, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Win 9 - 4
Tue, Jun 20, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Jun 22, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Fri, Jun 23, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 12
Sat, Jun 24, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 6
Sun, Jun 25, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Jun 25, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 2
Mon, Jun 26, 1939 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 28, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 23
Wed, Jun 28, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 10
Thu, Jun 29, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 6
Sat, Jul 1, 1939 @ Washington Senators Loss 4 - 9
Sun, Jul 2, 1939 @ Washington Senators Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jul 2, 1939 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 13
Tue, Jul 4, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 7 - 17
Tue, Jul 4, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 12 - 18
Wed, Jul 5, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Jul 6, 1939 vs Washington Senators Win 9 - 3
Sat, Jul 8, 1939 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 5
Sat, Jul 8, 1939 vs Washington Senators Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jul 9, 1939 vs Washington Senators Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jul 9, 1939 vs Washington Senators Loss 3 - 10
Thu, Jul 13, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 10
Fri, Jul 14, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Sat, Jul 15, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jul 16, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Loss 7 - 13
Mon, Jul 17, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 11 - 8
Tue, Jul 18, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Jul 20, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 21, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 2
Sat, Jul 22, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jul 22, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 10 - 11
Sun, Jul 23, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 16
Tue, Jul 25, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 8 - 12
Wed, Jul 26, 1939 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 9
Fri, Jul 28, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jul 29, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 30, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 14
Sun, Jul 30, 1939 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Aug 1, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Aug 2, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Win 13 - 4
Wed, Aug 2, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Aug 3, 1939 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 7 - 9
Fri, Aug 4, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Aug 5, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Win 10 - 7
Sun, Aug 6, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 4 - 11
Sun, Aug 6, 1939 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 6 - 8
Tue, Aug 8, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 9
Wed, Aug 9, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Aug 9, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Aug 10, 1939 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 7
Fri, Aug 11, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 5 - 9
Sat, Aug 12, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 18
Sun, Aug 13, 1939 vs New York Yankees Win 12 - 9
Sun, Aug 13, 1939 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 21
Tue, Aug 15, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 0
Thu, Aug 17, 1939 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 7
Fri, Aug 18, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Aug 20, 1939 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 4
Sun, Aug 20, 1939 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Aug 22, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 9
Wed, Aug 23, 1939 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 6 (11)
Thu, Aug 24, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 10
Thu, Aug 24, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 17
Fri, Aug 25, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Aug 26, 1939 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Aug 27, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 0
Mon, Aug 28, 1939 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Aug 30, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 9 - 8
Wed, Aug 30, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 2 - 0
Thu, Aug 31, 1939 @ St. Louis Browns Win 4 - 2
Sat, Sep 2, 1939 @ Washington Senators Win 3 - 0