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1940 Columbus Red Birds

1940 > Class B > 1940 South Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Clay Hopper
Represented: Columbus, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Floyd Beal2383328801724.244.345113
2Johnny Beazley2217384100.105.1325
3Tony Castano29155715200.263.29817
4Fats Dantonio21106320841520.263.322103
5Charles Fichter20378319400.229.27723
6Moose Fralick*28307018210.257.31422
7Leonard Fresh*221435471501671.274.335183
8Clay Hopper3712177101.412.64711
9Clyde Kluttz2230105241001.229.35237
10Edward Knoblauch*221505952053390.345.430256
11Fred Martin254911126011.234.27931
12Irvin Peterman#2213379100.243.27010
13Robert Richards#211485941602762.269.345205
14Ray Sanders*23149562196281614.349.530298
15Bill Seinsoth#226217148734.281.42773
16Mel Serafini2113550814429108.283.427217
17Robert Stanton2314957612717101.220.290167
18James Thompkins23345615040.268.41123
19Hooper Triplett20130483178361215.369.586283
20Roland Van Slate2718426100.143.1677
21Charles Zachritz243310231411.304.39240
21 Players22.2
* - 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
1Johnny Beazley2253.6255.1717101.01117158551.6449.94.9
2Charles Fichter20115.6883.9033173.01859575821.5439.64.3
3Moose Fralick28614.3004.1125171.01849978471.3519.72.5
4Fred Martin251712.5862.5338267.02299875501.0457.71.7
5Irvin Peterman2262.7504.031276.0814134281.4349.63.3
6Bill Seinsoth*221610.6153.5932241.027212396741.43610.22.8
7James Thompkins23108.5564.2129124.01357158741.6859.85.4
8Roland Van Slate27101.9093.9817120.01196353531.4338.94.0
8 Players23.5
* - 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


Floyd Beal835127112.9807.02
Charles Zachritz31170185.9746.06
Clyde Kluttz28142217.9595.82


Ray Sanders14312938412.9919.63


Robert Stanton14833246725.9705.40


Mel Serafini11311118831.9062.65


Robert Richards13331837050.9325.17


Edward Knoblauch1503451617.9552.41
Leonard Fresh1422161411.9541.62
Hooper Triplett1301981110.9541.61
Fats Dantonio405688.8891.60


Fred Martin380.00
Charles Fichter330.00
Bill Seinsoth320.00
James Thompkins290.00
Moose Fralick250.00
Johnny Beazley170.00
Roland Van Slate170.00
Irvin Peterman120.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Floyd Beal23R5' 10.0"1701917Cherryville, NC, US
Johnny Beazley22RR6' 1.0"190May 25, 1918Nashville, TN, US
Walter Brown25RR5' 11.0"175Apr 23, 1915Jamestown, NY, US
Tony Castano29RR5' 11.0"170Feb 11, 1911Palma Soriano, CU
Jack Creel24RR6' 0.0"165Apr 23, 1916Kyle, TX, US
David Danaher23L6' 0.0"185Sep 14, 1916
Fats Dantonio21RR5' 8.0"165Dec 31, 1918New Orleans, LA, US
Johnny Echols23RR5' 10.0"175Jan 9, 1917Atlanta, GA, US
Charles Fichter20RR5' 10.0"1551920
Eddie Filo20L5' 11.0"1901920
Moose Fralick28LR6' 3.0"200Mar 22, 1912Washington, PA, US
Leonard Fresh22L5' 10.0"1601918
Arthur Goetz23LL6' 3.0"1711917
Ward Greene--Unknown
Clay Hopper37RR5' 11.0"178Oct 3, 1902Porterville, MS, US
Clyde Kluttz22RR6' 0.0"193Dec 12, 1917Rockwell, NC, US
Edward Knoblauch22L6' 0.0"180Jan 31, 1918
Collis Lehner--Unknown
Fred Martin25RR6' 1.0"185Jun 27, 1915Williams, OK, US
Irvin Peterman22SR6' 0.0"1901918
Robert Richards21S5' 10.0"1701919
Ray Sanders23LR6' 2.0"185Dec 4, 1916Bonne Terre, MO, US
Bill Seinsoth22SL6' 3.0"225Feb 5, 1918Salt Lake City, UT, US
Mel Serafini21RR5' 9.0"175Dec 5, 1918St. Louis, MO, US
Robert Stanton23R5' 7.0"1571917
Albert Thomas24RR6' 0.0"1641916
James Thompkins23RR6' 0.0"1751917
Hooper Triplett20R5' 10.0"170Dec 17, 1919Triplett, NC, US
Roland Van Slate27RR5' 10.0"161Oct 18, 1912WI, US
Charles Zachritz24R6' 0.0"170Nov 14, 1915
Roy Zimmerman--Unknown

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