Season Information
Team Name
1940 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
90-64 (.584)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 1 / 2
Runs For/Against
888 / 716   Diff: +172
Playoffs
Lost World Series (Reds)
Playoff Series
Lost World Series (Reds)
Playoff Series
WS vs CIN (L 4-3)
General Manager(s)
 
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
1
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1940 Detroit Tigers Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    27Earl Averill3812OF5-9172LR1902-05-21Snohomish,WA
    MLB1929-19411929-19410.000US
    7Dick Bartell3214SS-3B5-9160RR1907-11-22Chicago,IL
    MLB1927-19461927-19460.000US
    19Al Benton295P6-4215RR1911-03-18Noble,OK
    MLB1934-19521934-19520.000US
    10Tommy Bridges3311P5-10155RR1906-12-28Gordonsville,TN
    MLB1930-19461930-19460.000US
    20Bruce Campbell3011OF6-1185LR1909-10-20Chicago,IL
    MLB1930-19421930-19420.000US
    22Dick Conger191P6-0185RR1921-04-03Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1940-19431940-19430.000US
    3Frank Croucher252SS-2B5-11165RR1914-07-23San Antonio,TX
    MLB1939-19421939-19420.000US
    9Pete Fox318OF5-11165RR1909-03-08Evansville,IN
    MLB1933-19451933-19450.000US
    2Charlie Gehringer37172B-1B5-11180LR1903-05-11Fowlerville,MI
    MLB1924-19421924-19420.000US
    22Floyd Giebell302P6-2172LR1909-12-10Pennsboro,WV
    MLB1939-19411939-19410.000US
    26Johnny Gorsica251P6-2180RR1915-03-29Bayonne,NJ
    MLB1940-19471940-19470.000US
    5Hank Greenberg2991B-OF6-3210RR1911-01-01New York,NY
    MLB1930-19471930-19470.000US
    6Pinky Higgins3193B-2B6-1185RR1909-05-27Red Oak,TX
    MLB1930-19461930-19460.000US
    18Fred Hutchinson202P-1B6-2200LR1919-08-12Seattle,WA
    MLB1939-19531939-19530.000US
    26Red Kress3313SS-3B5-11165RR1907-01-02Columbia,CA
    MLB1927-19461927-19460.000US
    21Barney McCosky232OF6-1184LR1917-04-11Coal Run,PA
    MLB1939-19531939-19530.000US
    28Archie McKain294P5-10175BL1911-05-12Delphos,KS
    MLB1937-19431937-19430.000US
    33Scat Metha2612B-3B5-11165RR1913-12-13Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1940-19401940-19400.000US
    33Dutch Meyer2412B5-10181RR1915-10-06Waco,TX
    MLB1940-19461940-19460.000US
    17Pat Mullin221OF6-2190LR1917-11-01Trotter,PA
    MLB1940-19531940-19530.000US
    25Lynn Nelson357P-OF5-10170LR1905-02-24Sheldon,ND
    MLB1930-19401930-19400.000US
    16Hal Newhouser192P6-2192LL1921-05-20Detroit,MI
    MLB1939-19551939-19550.000US
    12Bobo Newsom3210P6-2220RR1907-08-11Hartsville,SC
    MLB1929-19531929-19530.000US
    17Cotton Pippen293P6-2180RR1911-04-02Cisco,TX
    MLB1936-19401936-19400.000US
    14Schoolboy Rowe308P6-4210RR1910-01-11Waco,TX
    MLB1933-19491933-19490.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    24Tom Seats291P5-11190RL1910-09-24Farmington,NC
    MLB1940-19451940-19450.000US
    0Frank Secory271OF6-1200RR1912-08-24Mason City,IA
    MLB1940-19461940-19460.000US
    29Clay Smith252P6-2190RR1914-09-11Cambridge,KS
    MLB1938-19401938-19400.000US
    23Tuck Stainback287OF-3B5-11175RR1911-08-04Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1934-19461934-19460.000US
    8Billy Sullivan299C-1B6-0170LR1910-10-23Chicago,IL
    MLB1931-19471931-19470.000US
    1Birdie Tebbetts275C5-11170RR1912-11-10Burlington,VT
    MLB1936-19521936-19520.000US
    11Bud Thomas296P6-0180RR1910-09-09Faber,VA
    MLB1932-19411932-19410.000US
    15Dizzy Trout252P6-2195RR1915-06-29Sandcut,IN
    MLB1939-19571939-19570.000US
    0Bob Uhl262P5-11175BL1913-09-17San Francisco,CA
    MLB1938-19401938-19400.000US
    4Rudy York2651B-C6-1209RR1913-08-17Ragland,AL
    MLB1934-19481934-19480.000US
    35 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system