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1940 Nashville Volunteers

1940 > Class A-1 > 1940 Southern Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Larry Gilbert
Represented: Nashville, TN
Ballpark: Sulphur Dell (II) (Nashville , TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Ace Adams 30 45 71 18 3 0 0 .254 .296 21
2 Bob Boken 32 151 590 178 46 6 13 .302 .466 275
3 Dick Culler 25 152 573 159 28 4 1 .277 .346 198
4 Tom Drake 27 31 63 11 2 0 0 .175 .206 13 Stats for 2 teams
5 Gus Dugas* 33 146 512 172 34 6 22 .336 .555 284
6 Marv Felderman 24 63 153 51 11 0 0 .333 .405 62
7 Greek George 27 130 480 161 28 6 9 .335 .475 228
8 Oris Hockett* 30 130 521 189 33 4 14 .363 .522 272
9 George Jeffcoat 26 37 66 5 1 0 0 .076 .091 6
10 Barney Lutz* 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
11 Russ Meers* 21 38 41 8 1 0 0 .195 .220 9
12 John Mihalic 28 148 574 182 54 6 3 .317 .448 257
13 Arnie Moser 24 149 623 216 44 7 5 .347 .464 289
14 Boots Poffenberger 24 38 96 18 3 0 0 .188 .219 21
15 Mickey Rocco* 24 148 568 173 36 2 21 .305 .486 276
16 Lee Rogers 26 35 61 15 1 0 0 .246 .262 16 Stats for 2 teams
17 Johnny Sain 22 35 38 15 2 1 0 .395 .500 19
18 Tommy Tatum 20 98 264 81 15 7 1 .307 .428 113
19 Leo Twardy 26 54 79 12 2 1 0 .152 .203 16
19 Players 27.0
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 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 H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1 Ace Adams 30 13 5 .722 4.06 44 19 184.0 203 88 83 68 1.473 9.9 3.3
2 Tom Drake 27 8 8 .500 4.69 30 23 165.0 187 104 86 83 1.636 10.2 4.5 Stats for 2 teams
3 George Jeffcoat 26 14 6 .700 3.78 37 26 200.0 218 105 84 78 1.480 9.8 3.5
4 Russ Meers* 21 6 3 .667 4.54 38 11 117.0 115 64 59 88 1.735 8.8 6.8
5 Boots Poffenberger 24 26 9 .743 4.58 38 33 238.0 296 146 121 98 1.655 11.2 3.7
6 Lee Rogers* 26 8 8 .500 5.91 33 23 169.0 198 114 111 81 1.651 10.5 4.3 Stats for 2 teams
7 Johnny Sain 22 8 4 .667 4.45 30 7 97.0 98 56 48 52 1.546 9.1 4.8
8 Leo Twardy 26 17 11 .607 3.45 53 20 232.0 280 102 89 49 1.418 10.9 1.9
8 Players 25.5

Team Fielding--By Pos

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C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Greek George 120 556 55 1 .998 5.09
Marv Felderman 42 178 14 6 .970 4.57

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mickey Rocco 148 1302 104 16 .989 9.50

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Mihalic 147 348 472 25 .970 5.58

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Boken 149 134 316 23 .951 3.02

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Culler 152 347 515 47 .948 5.67

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arnie Moser 149 304 13 13 .961 2.13
Gus Dugas 145 219 24 9 .964 1.68
Oris Hockett 130 335 18 14 .962 2.72
Tommy Tatum 46 58 4 4 .939 1.35

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Twardy 53 0.00
Ace Adams 44 0.00
Russ Meers 38 0.00
Boots Poffenberger 38 0.00
George Jeffcoat 37 0.00
Lee Rogers 33 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Tom Drake 30 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Sain 30 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ace Adams 30 R R 5' 10.0" 182 Mar 2, 1910 Willows, CA, US
Bob Boken 32 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Feb 23, 1908 Maryvale, IL, US
Pearce Corley 26 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 14, 1914
Dick Culler 25 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jan 15, 1915 High Point, NC, US
Tom Drake 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 7, 1912 Birmingham, AL, US
Gus Dugas 33 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Mar 24, 1907 St. Jean de Matha, QC, CA
Marv Felderman 24 R R 6' 1.0" 187 Dec 20, 1915 Bellevue, IA, US
Charlie Gassaway 21 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 12, 1918 Gassaway, TN, US
Greek George 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 25, 1912 Waycross, GA, US
Oris Hockett 30 L R 5' 9.0" 182 Sep 29, 1909 Amboy, IN, US
George Jeffcoat 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 24, 1913 New Brookfield, SC, US
Barney Lutz 24 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 20, 1915
Russ Meers 21 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 28, 1918 Tilton, IL, US
John Mihalic 28 R R 5' 11.0" 172 Nov 13, 1911 Cleveland, OH, US
Arnie Moser 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 9, 1915 Houston, TX, US
Boots Poffenberger 24 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Jul 1, 1915 Williamsport, MD, US
Mickey Rocco 24 L L 5' 11.0" 188 Mar 2, 1916 St. Paul, MN, US
Lee Rogers 26 R L 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 8, 1913 Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Johnny Sain 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 25, 1917 Havana, AR, US
Tommy Tatum 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 16, 1919 Decatur, TX, US
Leo Twardy 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 May 20, 1914 PA, US

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