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1940 Hankyu

1940 > Class Foreign > 1940 Japanese Baseball League
Overall: 61-38
Scored 317 runs, Allowed 248 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-39

Manager: Toshiharu Inokawa and Minoru Yamashita
Represented: Osaka, JP
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Katsusaburo Asano*247121517311406112033417.231.354.295.64951062
2Shozo Doi222776665810180912.121.227.182.40812010
3Shogo Hashimoto23342100000020.000.500.000.5000000
4Takeshi Hibino20421179951820070155.182.284.202.48720012
5Tokuyuki Hidaka23111000000001.000.000.000.0000000
6Hisayuki Ikeda182247441100107118.227.239.273.51212011
7Toshiharu Inokawa327328223717515022054035.215.333.262.59562230
8Mitsuhiko Ishida2446119941322300701811.234.368.266.63425250
9Takeo Ishii20132000000000.000.333.000.3330100
10Jinkichi Ito207420215915273101123122.170.309.201.510321110
11Kengo Kuroda321024273654078101029214731.214.308.247.55590555
12Hirotaro Mori2556146117820000402017.171.292.171.46320090
13Sadao Morita19431211101034320161710.309.345.373.71741022
14Takashi Nakajima258331027926584201792432.208.268.237.50566043
15Masao Nishimura*276118915619371203112813.237.353.269.62242050
16Michio Shigematsu23132927030000016.111.143.111.2543010
17Yutaka Shimomura213494889140003155.159.204.159.36314010
18Usaburo Shintomi257424922218345022162237.153.228.203.43045032
19Narihide Tanaka2043948510221208397.259.330.318.64727000
20Fujio Ueda?2895409349378655123204434.246.330.298.628104295
21Den Yamada?269944037938103111134134832.272.353.314.667119193
22Koichi Yamashita2893351311256153023123041.196.263.232.49572055
23Minoru Yamashita*3322867499411801211.122.244.243.48718000
23 Players26.01044011343931773569229269108447387.214.304.254.5598751481300
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Katsusaburo Asano*24117.6111.6427242135181.11324633161493017291.0646.60.03.02.40.80
2Shogo Hashimoto*23101.0001.86330009.2622053010391.1385.60.04.72.80.60
3Tokuyuki Hidaka*2301.00011.57110002.1233000100100.8577.70.00.00.0
4Mitsuhiko Ishida241613.5521.68433012184283.2173805331329740511371.0755.50.14.23.10.73
5Kengo Kuroda32000.00101003.0000031000121.0000.00.09.03.00.33
6Hirotaro Mori252813.6831.29543518308377.125181546829770114500.8836.00.12.02.31.18
7Michio Shigematsu2343.5711.4113934176.2462612041241013171.1355.40.04.82.80.59
8Den Yamada?2611.5003.654221024.2191010012111001001.2576.90.04.44.00.92
8 Players24.36138.6161.57104104386622958.2629248167103360282171837941.0075.90.13.22.60.84
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Toshiharu Inokawa660.00
Takeshi Hibino370.00
Hisayuki Ikeda170.00

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Usaburo Shintomi680.00
Sadao Morita340.00
Minoru Yamashita200.00
Takeo Ishii10.00
Hirotaro Mori10.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jinkichi Ito730.00
Fujio Ueda440.00
Kengo Kuroda160.00
Narihide Tanaka20.00
Den Yamada20.00
Yutaka Shimomura10.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kengo Kuroda870.00
Shozo Doi250.00
Yutaka Shimomura50.00
Narihide Tanaka30.00
Jinkichi Ito10.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Fujio Ueda700.00
Narihide Tanaka320.00
Yutaka Shimomura310.00
Kengo Kuroda10.00

OF

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Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Katsusaburo Asano24LL5' 6.0"140Oct 1, 1915Hyogo, JP
Shozo Doi22RR5' 7.0"1381918Nagano, JP
Shogo Hashimoto23RLAug 21, 1916Hiroshima, JP
Takeshi Hibino20RR5' 8.0"156Apr 22, 1920Aichi, JP
Tokuyuki Hidaka23RLAug 31, 1916Kyoto, JP
Hisayuki Ikeda18RR5' 6.0"151Aug 9, 1921Nagasaki, JP
Toshiharu Inokawa32RR5' 8.0"149Mar 30, 1908Tamano, Okayama, JP
Mitsuhiko Ishida24RR5' 8.0"132Oct 25, 1915Yamaguchi, JP
Takeo Ishii20RR5' 8.0"142May 13, 1920Hyogo, JP
Jinkichi Ito20RR5' 8.0"140Mar 30, 1920Hyogo, JP
Kengo Kuroda32RR5' 6.0"132Oct 28, 1907Okayama, JP
Hirotaro Mori25RR5' 8.0"132May 29, 1915Ichinomiya, Aichi, JP
Sadao Morita19RR5' 9.0"136Aug 18, 1920Shizuoka, JP
Takashi Nakajima25RRSep 23, 1914Saga, JP
Masao Nishimura27LL5' 4.0"123Sep 1, 1912Takamatsu, Kagawa, JP
Michio Shigematsu23RR5' 10.0"150Sep 16, 1916Ehime, JP
Yutaka Shimomura21RR5' 9.0"1401919TW
Usaburo Shintomi25RRFeb 13, 1915Fukuoka, JP
Narihide Tanaka20RR5' 7.0"132Sep 19, 1919Hyogo, JP
Fujio Ueda28Mar 6, 1912
Den Yamada26Feb 5, 1914
Koichi Yamashita28RR5' 9.0"156Apr 17, 1912Wakayama, JP
Minoru Yamashita33LL5' 8.0"173Mar 20, 1907Kobe, Hyogo, JP

About the Japanese Professional Baseball Data

Sources

This data has been provided by Ted Turocy of the Chadwick Baseball Bureau. Many Thanks to Ted for his diligent work on this.