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1940 National League (MLB)

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  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • RankTeam NameTeamGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkPayrollAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Cincinnati Reds*15310053.654--Bill McKechnie$0-Whitey Moore (1.34)
    2Brooklyn Dodgers1538865.57512.0Leo Durocher$0-Tex Carleton (1.26)
    3St. Louis Cardinals1538469.54916.0Mike Gonzalez, Billy Southworth, Ray Blades$0-Carl Doyle (1.73)
    4Pittsburgh Pirates1547876.50622.5Frankie Frisch$0-Bob Klinger (1.75)
    5Chicago Cubs1547579.48725.5Gabby Hartnett$0-Bill Lee (1.50)
    6New York Giants1527280.47427.5Bill Terry$0-Cliff Melton (1.52)
    7Boston Bees1526587.42834.5Casey Stengel$0-
    8Philadelphia Phillies15350103.32750.0Doc Prothro$0-Lefty Smoll (1.66)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    Cincinnati RedsWon World Series (Tigers)
    1940 National League Batting Totals
    TeamWLGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
    Boston Bees65871520000000000000000.000.000.00000
    Brooklyn Dodgers8865153547069714212567093653565225702077112.260.324.3837072096
    Chicago Cubs7579154538968114412724886627634825662970108.267.328.3847122067
    Cincinnati Reds100531535372707142726438896497245350336125108.266.323.3797022034
    New York Giants7280152532466314232014691614454534783786130.267.325.3746991989
    Philadelphia Phillies50103153513749412251803575459254355271487115.238.298.3316291700
    Pittsburgh Pirates7876154546680915112766876740695534943363116.276.343.3947372151
    St. Louis Cardinals84691535499747151426661119709974796102188103.275.333.4117442259
    1940 National League Pitching Totals
    TeamWLERAGCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
    Boston Bees65870.0015200000000001.000.000.009.000.00
    Brooklyn Dodgers88653.5015365171414331421697557935225701.368.920.583.283.58
    Chicago Cubs75793.5415469121413921441681548864825661.389.320.563.123.66
    Cincinnati Reds100533.0515391101114081427707477894535031.349.120.572.903.22
    New York Giants72803.7915257101813601423663573914534781.389.410.603.003.16
    Philadelphia Phillies501034.40153665813571225494663754355271.228.120.502.893.50
    Pittsburgh Pirates78764.361544972413891511809673765534941.499.790.493.583.20
    St. Louis Cardinals84693.83153711014139615147475941194796101.439.760.773.093.93


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