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1940 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  54-100   .351
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Connie Mack
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Attendance:  432,145
Playoffs:  -

Philadelphia Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Earle Brucker (39)
Youngest Player:  Elmer Valo (19)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Johnson (8)
Top Hitter:  Bob Johnson (23)
Top Pitcher:  Johnny Babich (15)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  68.81%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit9064.584--
Cleveland8965.5781.0
NY Yankees8866.5712.0
Boston8272.5328.0
Chi White Sox8272.5328.0
St. Louis6787.43523.0
Washington6490.41626.0
Philadelphia54100.35136.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Dick Siebert+1b3928-MLB154595691703165778633342712.286.000.383383228--
1Wally Moses+of3029-MLB14253791166419950647544254.309.000.469469252--
4Bob Johnson+of2334-MLB13851293137254311038283644120.268.000.514514263--
10Sam Chapman+of3724-MLB1345088814026323752646961714.276.000.474474241--
2Benny McCoy+2b5624-MLB134490561262657622265441414.257.000.373373183--
8Frankie Hayes+c2925-MLB1364657314323416709361591213.308.000.477477222--
34Al Rubeling+3b-2b6227-MLB1083764992166438454858057.245.000.351351132--
18Al Brancato+ss-3b-21-MLB10729842571121233128362210.191.000.25225275--
11Dee Miles+of-31-MLB8823626719612311818112.301.000.40340395--
3Bill Lillard+ss-22-MLB73206264982121012828163.238.000.31131164--
12Joe Gantenbein+2b-3b-23-MLB75197214762423101121112.239.000.35035069--
19Chubby Dean+p-23-MLB6790626200600169021.289.000.31131128--
30Johnny Babich+p-27-MLB3186410100100224123.116.000.12812811--
6Al Simmons+of-38-MLB3781725401190048004.309.000.39539532--
26Hal Wagner+c-24-MLB34759195101000116122.253.000.34734726--
24Nels Potter+p-28-MLB317141820040037062.254.000.28228220--
25Fred Chapman+ss-23-MLB2669611100411610042.159.000.17417412--
7Crash Davis+2b-ss-20-MLB2367418110910310122.269.000.31331321--
16George Caster+p-32-MLB366238100400324022.129.000.1451459--
17Buck Ross+p-25-MLB245327001400214021.132.000.18918910--
9Earle Brucker+c-39-MLB23463911020063004.196.000.26126112--
35Bill Beckmann+p-32-MLB34394800040008031.205.000.2052058--
22Porter Vaughan+p-21-MLB18343800020017012.235.000.2352358--
21Ed Heusser+p-31-MLB413045001400512010.167.000.2672678--
38Elmer Valo+of-19-MLB6236800002030000.348.000.3483488--
41Jack Wallaesa+ss-20-MLB6200300020002000.150.000.1501503--
20Herman Besse+p-28-MLB17191510070046000.263.000.3163166--
40Eric Tipton+of-25-MLB282101000011000.125.000.3753753--
14Carl Miles+p-22-MLB241310010000000.750.0001.00010004--
31Les McCrabb+p-25-MLB440100000101000.250.000.2502501--
23Phil Marchildon+p-26-MLB220000000001010.000.000.00000--
37Dario Lodigiani+3b-2b-24-MLB110000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
30Johnny Babich+1527-MLB14133.73313016110229.12221119516809400 01.328.710.633.143.690.85----
24Nels Potter+2328-MLB9144.44312513050200.221311599187173100 21.429.550.813.183.270.97----
16George Caster+2532-MLB4196.56362411082178.123416013018697530 11.7011.810.913.483.790.92----
19Chubby Dean+3623-MLB6136.6130198181159.122013611721633850 01.7812.431.193.562.151.66----
17Buck Ross+4825-MLB5104.38241910031156.1160917615604340 01.419.210.863.452.481.40----
35Bill Beckmann+3932-MLB844.1734962161127.1132685911354710 01.319.330.782.473.320.74----
21Ed Heusser+2131-MLB6134.9941620265110.0144846111423910 01.6911.780.903.443.191.08----
22Porter Vaughan+5621-MLB295.351815503299.1104745996146120 21.669.420.825.534.171.33----
20Herman Besse+-28-MLB038.83175007053.070565210341920 01.9611.891.705.773.231.79----
31Les McCrabb+-25-MLB006.9440003011.21913922400 01.8014.661.541.543.090.50----
23Phil Marchildon+-26-MLB027.2022100010.0129818420 02.0010.800.907.203.602.00----
14Carl Miles+-22-MLB0013.502000208.09121228600 02.1310.132.259.006.751.33----
33Pat McLaughlin+-29-MLB0016.201000001.243311000 03.0021.605.405.400.00------
Totals: (32 players)541005.2215415472482121,345154393278010553448840--51.4510.320.903.573.271.09-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frankie HayesC13451563179.9710.00 
Hal WagnerC28911644.9640.00 
Earle BruckerC1347921.9660.00 
Buddy HanckenC110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick Siebert1B154132211922112.9850.00 
Joe Gantenbein1B6261001.0000.00 
Frankie Hayes1B216010.9410.00 
Chubby Dean1B180011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Benny McCoy2B1302613923482.9510.00 
Crash Davis2B195252411.9630.00 
Al Rubeling2B10242726.9620.00 
Bill Lillard2B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al Rubeling3B98961842013.9330.00 
Joe Gantenbein3B453175811.9300.00 
Al Brancato3B25245164.9260.00 
Benny McCoy3B11110.6670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al BrancatoSS801361801735.9490.00 
Bill LillardSS691121572328.9210.00 
Fred ChapmanSS2540541512.8620.00 
Jack WallaesaSS691933.9030.00 
Joe GantenbeinSS302001.0000.00 
Crash DavisSS111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob JohnsonOF13631015134.9620.00 
Wally MosesOF1332951081.9740.00 
Sam ChapmanOF12934813142.9630.00 
Dee MilesOF50117370.9450.00 
Al SimmonsOF1851120.9630.00 
Elmer ValoOF6180001.0000.00 
Eric TiptonOF230001.0000.00 
Joe GantenbeinOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed HeusserP4111092111.9682.45 
George CasterP36178102722.9491.87 
Bill BeckmannP34127111330.8891.70 
Johnny BabichP31229144220.9662.20 
Nels PotterP312001730021.0002.11 
Chubby DeanP3015943611.9762.26 
Buck RossP24156122330.9212.02 
Porter VaughanP189921630.8571.63 
Herman BesseP175305001.0000.85 
Les McCrabbP41104001.0003.21 
Phil MarchildonP21003001.0002.70 
Carl MilesP2801001.0001.13 
Pat McLaughlinP1101001.0007.50 


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