1939 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

68-85 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1939 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 68-85 record. They went 35-42 at home and 33-43 on the road.

What division did the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1939.

What was the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in May, when they went 18-10 and had a 64.3% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 1-8 and had a 11.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 1-8 11.1% -17
May 18-10 64.3% +37
June 8-13 38.1% -33
July 19-11 63.3% +21
August 8-22 26.7% -27
September 13-20 39.4% -36
October 1-1 50% 0

Did the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of -55. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 71.0 wins, or a 71-82 record in the regular season.

How did the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates went 19-26.

How did the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates went 5-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1939 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1939 regular season was 12 games, which happened once during the season.

1939 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 17, 1939 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 5
Tue, Apr 18, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 22, 1939 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Apr 23, 1939 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 7
Mon, Apr 24, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Apr 25, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Apr 26, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Apr 27, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 6 (11)
Sat, Apr 29, 1939 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Mon, May 1, 1939 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Tue, May 2, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 4, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4
Fri, May 5, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 7
Sat, May 6, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 1
Sun, May 7, 1939 @ Boston Bees Win 9 - 2
Mon, May 8, 1939 @ Boston Bees Win 3 - 2
Wed, May 10, 1939 @ New York Giants Win 5 - 0
Thu, May 11, 1939 @ New York Giants Loss 1 - 4
Sat, May 13, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 6
Sun, May 14, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 2
Mon, May 15, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 6
Tue, May 16, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 5
Wed, May 17, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 7
Thu, May 18, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 4 (10)
Fri, May 19, 1939 vs Boston Bees Loss 2 - 5
Sat, May 20, 1939 vs Boston Bees Win 12 - 6
Sun, May 21, 1939 vs New York Giants Win 4 - 1
Mon, May 22, 1939 vs New York Giants Loss 2 - 9
Tue, May 23, 1939 vs New York Giants Win 13 - 4
Wed, May 24, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 3
Thu, May 25, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 2 - 8
Fri, May 26, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Win 14 - 5
Sat, May 27, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Win 9 - 1
Sun, May 28, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 6
Mon, May 29, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 0
Tue, May 30, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 7
Tue, May 30, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 14 - 8
Thu, Jun 1, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 2
Sat, Jun 3, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 7
Sun, Jun 4, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 7 - 3
Sun, Jun 4, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 1 - 14
Mon, Jun 5, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Jun 6, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jun 7, 1939 @ Boston Bees Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jun 8, 1939 @ Boston Bees Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Jun 9, 1939 @ Boston Bees Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Jun 10, 1939 @ New York Giants Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Jun 11, 1939 @ New York Giants Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jun 11, 1939 @ New York Giants Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jun 15, 1939 vs Boston Bees Loss 5 - 6 (11)
Fri, Jun 16, 1939 vs Boston Bees Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jun 17, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 11
Wed, Jun 21, 1939 vs New York Giants Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Jun 22, 1939 vs New York Giants Win 8 - 7
Fri, Jun 23, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jun 24, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jun 25, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Jun 27, 1939 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Jul 1, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 2, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 5
Sun, Jul 2, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jul 4, 1939 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jul 4, 1939 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 5, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 1
Thu, Jul 6, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 2
Fri, Jul 7, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Sun, Jul 9, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jul 9, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 6
Wed, Jul 12, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 0
Fri, Jul 14, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 4 - 14
Sat, Jul 15, 1939 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Jul 16, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jul 16, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 3
Mon, Jul 17, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 4
Tue, Jul 18, 1939 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 8
Wed, Jul 19, 1939 @ New York Giants Win 10 - 3
Thu, Jul 20, 1939 @ New York Giants Win 8 - 4
Fri, Jul 21, 1939 @ New York Giants Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 22, 1939 @ Boston Bees Win 9 - 3
Sun, Jul 23, 1939 @ Boston Bees Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 23, 1939 @ Boston Bees Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jul 25, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 4 (10)
Wed, Jul 26, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 1
Wed, Jul 26, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Thu, Jul 27, 1939 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 8 - 9
Fri, Jul 28, 1939 vs Boston Bees Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Jul 29, 1939 vs Boston Bees Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 30, 1939 vs Boston Bees Loss 5 - 7
Tue, Aug 1, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Aug 2, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 0
Thu, Aug 3, 1939 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Aug 4, 1939 vs New York Giants Win 3 - 2 (11)
Sat, Aug 5, 1939 vs New York Giants Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 6, 1939 vs New York Giants Loss 5 - 9
Sun, Aug 6, 1939 vs New York Giants Win 6 - 0
Wed, Aug 9, 1939 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Aug 11, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Aug 12, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Aug 13, 1939 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 5
Mon, Aug 14, 1939 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 8 - 9
Tue, Aug 15, 1939 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Aug 16, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Aug 16, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 3
Thu, Aug 17, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Aug 18, 1939 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Aug 19, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Aug 20, 1939 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 9