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1940 New York Yankees (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 88-66 .571
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 817-671 + 146
Roster Continuity 98.33% 1/15
Manager(s): Joe McCarthy
General Manager:
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 988,975 2/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Schulte
Assistant Coach: Earle Combs
Assistant Coach: Art Fletcher
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9064.584--
8965.5781.0
8866.5712.0
8272.5328.0
8272.5328.0
6787.43523.0
6490.41626.0
54100.35136.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
6Joe Gordon2B25   15561611217332103010318852573612.281.340.511851.231.331.2701.1020.5315677
2Red Rolfe3B31   1395881021472661053425048274.250.311.366677.116.204.2580.9658.8215647
12Babe Dahlgren1B28   1555685115024412731146545320.264.325.384709.120.201.2751.1747.3218622
1Frankie CrosettiSS29   14554684106234431148727710517.194.299.273572.079.222.2191.07136.5149633
5Joe DiMaggioOF25   13250893179289311331261303016.352.425.6261051.274.392.3310.4916.4318572
9Charlie KellerOF23   1385001021431815219382106650311.286.411.508919.222.446.2950.6123.8254609
3George SelkirkOF32   118379681021751971368443343.269.406.491897.222.435.2620.5119.9186470
8Bill DickeyC33   1063724592111954034832227.247.336.355691.108.228.2510.6741.3132424
7Tommy HenrichOF27   9029357902851053124830236.307.408.539947.232.392.3160.6329.3158346
26Buddy RosarC25   732283468113437711911256.298.357.425782.127.237.3000.5857.097254
10Bill KnickerbockerSS-3B28   4512417308111011148343.242.333.347680.105.218.2520.57124.043145
15Red RuffingP36   338981140170039016.124.152.202354.079.112.1273.0089.01893
22Marius RussoP25   3064812300410821062.188.278.234512.047.188.2792.63--1578
17,27Buster MillsOF31   34631025331150075006.397.457.5871044.190.302.4210.7163.03770
21Spud ChandlerP32   276059102700431140.150.215.267482.117.183.2597.7530.01669
24Marv BreuerP26   275432100200524061.037.119.056175.019.111.0674.80--365
28Atley DonaldP29   244126000200111052.146.167.146313.000.024.20011.00--647
20Tiny BonhamP26   12373710020026000.189.231.216447.027.081.2263.00--839
16Monte PearsonP31   16332410020037070.121.194.152346.030.121.1542.33--543
25Steve SundraP30   272914000200316010.138.219.138357.000.103.3085.33--433
14Bump HadleyP35   25273320000015021.111.143.185328.074.111.1365.00--530
17Jake PowellOF31   12273500020014001.185.214.185399.000.037.2174.00--528
30Mike ChartakOF24   11152210030055000.133.350.200550.067.400.2001.00--320
19Johnny MurphyP31   35132100000044020.077.294.077371.000.308.1111.00--119
11Lefty GomezP31   990000000002000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----09
20Oral HildebrandP33   1330000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
Batting Totals16315286817137124366155759593664760536076124.259.340.418758.159.286.2690.9434.122116009
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
15Red Ruffing36   15123.38303020300226.021898852476971001.308.680.963.033.861.28
22Marius Russo25   1483.29302415021189.118179691755871001.258.620.812.624.141.58
21Spud Chandler32   874.6027246120172.0184100881260561001.429.630.633.142.930.93
24Marv Breuer26   894.55272210020164.017589832061713001.449.601.103.353.901.16
28Atley Donald29   833.03241161100118.211349401159602201.458.550.834.464.541.02
16Monte Pearson31   753.6816167100109.21084845844433001.388.840.653.603.520.98
20Tiny Bonham26   931.9112121030099.1832421413370100.977.550.361.183.362.85
25Steve Sundra30   465.552782010299.112168611142262001.6511.001.003.822.360.62
14Bump Hadley35   355.74252009280.0886251452395001.759.900.455.854.390.75
19Johnny Murphy31   843.713510028963.1582726515231001.168.290.712.143.291.53
11Lefty Gomez31   336.6795003027.1372020218143002.0412.330.676.004.670.78
20Oral Hildebrand33   111.89130008019.1197411450001.749.000.476.632.370.36
27Lee Grissom32   000.005000504.24000210001.207.200.003.601.800.50
Batting Totals88663.8928015576979141373138967159311951155922301.389.100.783.353.661.09
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Bill DickeyC1024255539.9940.00
Buddy RosarC632583058.9830.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Babe Dahlgren1B15514887515143.9900.00
Tommy Henrich1B250001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Joe Gordon2B15537450523116.9750.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Red Rolfe3B1381612882424.9490.00
Bill Knickerbocker3B17113456.9000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Frankie CrosettiSS1452463963173.9540.00
Bill KnickerbockerSS192243112.9850.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Charlie KellerOF1363175112.9670.00
Joe DiMaggioOF130359582.9780.00
George SelkirkOF111220996.9620.00
Tommy HenrichOF761471052.9690.00
Buster MillsOF14220001.0000.00
Jake PowellOF7151001.0000.00
Mike ChartakOF340001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Johnny MurphyP3563215001.0002.42
Red RuffingP3022663022.9471.43
Marius RussoP30189948041.0002.71
Marv BreuerP2716452612.9691.70
Spud ChandlerP2717245023.9642.83
Steve SundraP279932221.9262.27
Bump HadleyP2580216001.0002.03
Atley DonaldP2411821240.7781.07
Monte PearsonP16109629021.0002.88
Oral HildebrandP13191310.8001.88
Tiny BonhamP129968001.0001.27
Lefty GomezP92712001.0001.00
Lee GrissomP5401001.0002.14


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