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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
Manager(s): Joe McCarthy
General Manager:
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 988,975 2/16
Playoffs:
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
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
20Tiny BonhamP2612373710020026000.189.231.216447.027.081.2263.00--839
24Marv BreuerP26275432100200524061.037.119.056175.019.111.0674.80--365
21Spud ChandlerP32276059102700431140.150.203.267470.117.183.2597.7530.01668
30Mike ChartakOF2411152210030055000.133.350.200550.067.400.2001.00--320
1Frankie CrosettiSS2914554684106234431148727710517.194.288.273561.079.222.2191.07136.5149623
12Babe Dahlgren1B281555685115024412731146545320.264.319.384703.120.201.2751.1747.3218617
8Bill DickeyC331063724592111954034832227.247.333.355688.108.228.2510.6741.3132422
5Joe DiMaggioOF2513250893179289311331261303016.352.422.6261048.274.392.3310.4916.4318569
28Atley DonaldP29244126000200111052.146.167.146313.000.024.20011.00--647
11Lefty GomezP31990000000002000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----09
6Joe Gordon2B2515561611217332103010318852573612.281.337.511848.231.331.2701.1020.5315674
14Bump HadleyP3525273320000015021.111.143.185328.074.111.1365.00--530
7Tommy HenrichOF279029357902851053124830236.307.405.539944.232.392.3160.6329.3158344
20Oral HildebrandP331330000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
9Charlie KellerOF231385001021431815219382106650311.286.411.508919.222.446.2950.6123.8254609
10Bill KnickerbockerSS-3B284512417308111011148343.242.319.347666.105.218.2520.57124.043142
17,27Buster MillsOF3134631025331150075006.397.457.5871044.190.302.4210.7163.03770
19Johnny MurphyP3135132100000044020.077.294.077371.000.308.1111.00--119
16Monte PearsonP3116332410020037070.121.194.152346.030.121.1542.33--543
17Jake PowellOF3112273500020014001.185.214.185399.000.037.2174.00--528
2Red Rolfe3B311395881021472661053425048274.250.309.366675.116.204.2580.9658.8215645
26Buddy RosarC25732283468113437711911256.298.352.425777.127.237.3000.5857.097252
15Red RuffingP36338981140170039016.124.152.202354.079.112.1273.0089.01893
22Marius RussoP253064812300410821062.188.278.234512.047.188.2792.63--1578
3George SelkirkOF32118379681021751971368443343.269.402.491893.222.435.2620.5119.9186467
25Steve SundraP30272914000200316010.138.219.138357.000.103.3085.33--433
Batting Totals16315286817137124366155759593664760536076124.259.340.418758.159.286.2690.9434.122116009
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
20Tiny Bonham26931.9112121030099832421413370100.977.550.361.183.362.85
22Marius Russo251483.2930241502118918179691755871001.258.620.812.624.141.58
15Red Ruffing3615123.3830302030022621898852476971001.308.680.963.033.861.28
16Monte Pearson31753.68161671001091084845844433001.388.840.653.603.520.98
19Johnny Murphy31843.713510028963582726515231001.168.290.712.143.291.53
20Oral Hildebrand33111.89130008019197411450001.749.000.476.632.370.36
14Bump Hadley35355.74252009280886251452395001.759.900.455.854.390.75
27Lee Grissom32000.0050005044000210001.207.200.003.601.800.50
11Lefty Gomez31336.6795003027372020218143002.0412.330.676.004.670.78
28Atley Donald29833.0324116110011811349401159602201.458.550.834.464.541.02
21Spud Chandler32874.6027246120172184100881260561001.429.630.633.142.930.93
24Marv Breuer26894.5527221002016417589832061713001.449.601.103.353.901.16
25Steve Sundra30465.55278201029912168611142262001.6511.001.003.822.360.62
Pitching 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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