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1940 Fargo-Moorhead Twins

1940 > Class D > 1940 Northern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Chester Bujace and Wes Griffith
Represented: Moorhead, MN and Fargo, ND
Ballpark: Barnett Field (Fargo, ND)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Johnny Blatnik 19 116 471 136 30 3 10 .289 .429 202
2 Rudy Boettcher? -- 23 89 17 2 0 1 .191 .247 22
3 Art Bonnell 20 26 89 20 3 0 0 .225 .258 23
4 William Bowman 20 15 50 8 0 0 0 .160 .160 8
5 Paul Brotherton* 20 90 361 116 25 4 8 .321 .479 173
6 Chester Bujace 32 65 219 56 6 0 0 .256 .283 62
7 Clint Conatser 18 34 123 29 5 1 4 .236 .390 48
8 Stewart Cousins? -- 18 28 2 0 0 0 .071 .071 2
9 Jack Dawson 20 20 35 10 2 0 0 .286 .343 12
10 David Dobson? 22 63 223 55 12 2 1 .247 .332 74
11 Gordon Evans 20 110 437 108 23 2 12 .247 .391 171
12 Robert Garrison 18 28 83 18 2 1 1 .217 .301 25
13 Joseph Goldine? -- 36 132 32 3 1 1 .242 .303 40 Stats for 3 teams
14 Steve Gromek# 20 38 126 27 6 0 1 .214 .286 36
15 Felix Karwales? -- 25 70 17 3 1 0 .243 .314 22
16 Delbert Leslie 19 22 53 14 3 1 0 .264 .358 19
17 Buss Linville 29 19 75 16 3 1 0 .213 .280 21 Stats for 2 teams
18 Curdele Lloyd? -- 27 106 23 5 0 0 .217 .264 28
19 Jim McDonnell* 17 28 96 29 1 0 0 .302 .313 30
20 Grafton Moore? 19 56 202 49 5 2 0 .243 .287 58
21 Roland Murphy* 19 23 75 9 3 0 0 .120 .160 12 Stats for 2 teams
22 John Neuwirth 21 44 135 40 5 2 5 .296 .474 64
23 Len Perme* 22 29 68 15 2 1 0 .221 .279 19
24 Gus Preusser 21 52 113 44 5 1 1 .389 .478 54
25 Dale Rook? -- 18 32 2 1 0 0 .063 .094 3
26 Frank Rossner? -- 23 86 24 5 0 5 .279 .512 44
27 Paul Welch* 22 101 405 117 19 14 13 .289 .501 203
28 George Zivich? -- 53 192 47 4 3 3 .245 .344 66
28 Players 21.0
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Stewart Cousins -- 4 5 .444 4.00 16 63.0 49 41 28 47 1.524 7.0 6.7
2 Jack Dawson 20 3 8 .273 5.28 20 87.0 106 72 51 34 1.609 11.0 3.5
3 Felix Karwales? -- 8 13 .381 4.78 24 177.0 198 133 94 78 1.559 10.1 4.0
4 Delbert Leslie? 19 7 9 .438 3.52 21 138.0 124 71 54 59 1.326 8.1 3.8
5 Len Perme* 22 10 11 .476 3.76 25 182.0 173 104 76 123 1.626 8.6 6.1
6 Gus Preusser 21 12 5 .706 3.55 28 180.0 191 91 71 36 1.261 9.6 1.8
7 Dale Rook? -- 3 8 .273 5.06 18 96.0 103 72 54 40 1.490 9.7 3.8
7 Players 20.6
* - 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

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Chester Bujace 62 325 56 8 .979 6.15
John Neuwirth 32 171 24 6 .970 6.09
Jim McDonnell 28 143 7 4 .974 5.36

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Brotherton 90 797 41 13 .985 9.31
Curdele Lloyd 24 245 11 5 .981 10.67

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gordon Evans 99 228 248 26 .948 4.81
Roland Murphy 18 44 41 8 .914 4.72 Stats for 2 teams
William Bowman 11 30 20 5 .909 4.55

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Blatnik 115 115 210 35 .903 2.83

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Gromek 38 80 107 22 .895 4.92
Grafton Moore 30 51 67 12 .908 3.93
Robert Garrison 24 36 61 13 .882 4.04
Art Bonnell 19 42 57 10 .908 5.21

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Welch 101 218 9 12 .950 2.25
David Dobson 57 86 1 8 .916 1.53
George Zivich 52 107 7 5 .958 2.19
Joseph Goldine 36 47 3 6 .893 1.39 Stats for 3 teams
Clint Conatser 33 73 4 4 .951 2.33
Rudy Boettcher 23 38 3 7 .854 1.78
Frank Rossner 23 33 0 4 .892 1.43
Buss Linville 19 34 1 2 .946 1.84 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gus Preusser 28 0.00
Len Perme 25 0.00
Felix Karwales 24 0.00
Delbert Leslie 21 0.00
Jack Dawson 20 0.00
Dale Rook 18 0.00
Stewart Cousins 16 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Johnny Blatnik 19 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Mar 10, 1921 Bridgeport, OH, US
Rudy Boettcher -- Unknown
Art Bonnell 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 11, 1920 Palm Beach, FL, US
William Bowman 20 R 5' 10.0" 155 1920
Paul Brotherton 20 L 6' 1.0" 190 1920
Chester Bujace 32 R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 5, 1908 CO, US
Lloyd Caskey -- Unknown
Clint Conatser 18 R R 5' 11.0" 182 Jul 24, 1921 Los Angeles, CA, US
Stewart Cousins -- R Unknown
Jack Dawson 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1920
Charles Derrington -- Unknown
David Dobson 22 Apr 21, 1918 Renton, WA, US
Gordon Evans 20 R 5' 10.0" 175 1920
Robert Garrison 18 R 5' 8.0" 152 1922
Joseph Goldine -- Unknown
Steve Gromek 20 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 15, 1920 Hamtramck, MI, US
Ralph Holland 17 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1923
Eddie Karas 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1919
Felix Karwales -- Unknown
Delbert Leslie 19 R 6' 5.0" 210 1921
Buss Linville 29 R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 31, 1911 Richland Township, IN, US
Curdele Lloyd -- Unknown
Russell Loafman 23 L L 6' 3.0" 190 1917
Gene Marshall -- Unknown
Jim McDonnell 17 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 15, 1922 Gagetown, MI, US
Grafton Moore 19 1921
Roland Murphy 19 L 5' 9.0" 170 1921
John Neuwirth 21 R 6' 2.0" 200 1919
Len Perme 22 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 25, 1917 Cleveland, OH, US
Gus Preusser 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1919
Alex Radoumis -- Unknown
Dale Rook -- Unknown
Frank Rossner -- Unknown
Anthony Scotti 19 L R 6' 1.0" 175 1921
Paul Welch 22 L 5' 10.0" 172 1918
George Zivich -- Unknown

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