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1940 Elmira Pioneers

1940 > Class A > 1940 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Bill Killefer
Represented: Elmira, NY
Ballpark: n/a
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 Charlie Gassaway* 21 19 36 6 1 0 0 .167 .194 7
2 James George? -- 23 56 11 1 0 0 .196 .214 12
3 Paul Gillespie* 19 66 144 38 8 1 3 .264 .396 57
4 Jack Glynn* 29 115 387 95 15 5 0 .245 .310 120
5 Ed Head 22 22 63 10 3 0 0 .159 .206 13
6 Stew Hofferth 27 19 48 9 0 0 1 .188 .250 12
7 Eddie Hope 25 49 143 27 5 0 0 .189 .224 32
8 John Hvisdos 26 32 80 14 2 0 0 .175 .200 16
9 Joe Just 24 85 241 48 8 1 1 .199 .253 61
10 Chet Kehn 18 19 30 6 1 0 0 .200 .233 7
11 Harry Leonard 25 140 543 141 31 7 1 .260 .348 189
12 William Miller 23 22 66 12 1 0 0 .182 .197 13
13 Butch Moran 23 125 449 121 26 7 7 .269 .405 182
14 William Muhr 21 17 16 5 1 0 0 .313 .375 6 Stats for 2 teams
15 Ed Murphy 21 124 440 121 22 6 5 .275 .386 170 Stats for 2 teams
16 Bill Norman 29 91 277 83 23 2 6 .300 .462 128
17 Leo Norris 32 89 325 90 20 4 2 .277 .382 124
18 Paul Paynick 23 38 83 11 3 0 0 .133 .169 14
19 Pete Reiser* 21 67 249 94 15 12 7 .378 .618 154
20 Virgil Ricketts 21 15 15 3 0 0 0 .200 .200 3
21 Raymond Roche* 26 30 62 14 0 0 0 .226 .226 14 Stats for 2 teams
22 Walter Rospond 25 10 32 8 0 0 0 .250 .250 8
23 Sam Scariot 25 24 48 7 0 0 0 .146 .146 7
24 William Skelley 21 82 264 57 13 1 0 .216 .273 72
25 Albert Smith 24 23 63 19 2 0 2 .302 .429 27
26 John Sosh 22 27 78 17 1 1 1 .218 .295 23 Stats for 2 teams
27 Buck Templeton 21 20 47 14 2 0 0 .298 .340 16
28 Lewis Whitehead 27 40 117 32 2 0 1 .274 .316 37 Stats for 3 teams
28 Players 24.5
* - 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 Charlie Gassaway* 21 6 6 .500 4.35 19 13 93.0 90 56 45 60 1.613 8.7 5.8
2 Ed Head 22 12 7 .632 2.56 21 20 179.0 148 62 51 64 1.184 7.4 3.2
3 John Hvisdos* 26 12 11 .522 3.08 27 24 196.0 192 83 67 65 1.311 8.8 3.0
4 Chet Kehn 18 2 5 .286 3.60 17 8 70.0 64 38 28 33 1.386 8.2 4.2
5 William Muhr 21 4 3 .571 4.89 16 2 46.0 48 31 25 26 1.609 9.4 5.1 Stats for 2 teams
6 Paul Paynick 23 11 14 .440 3.54 35 27 229.0 217 109 90 105 1.406 8.5 4.1
7 Virgil Ricketts 21 0 5 .000 6.17 15 8 54.0 71 47 37 25 1.778 11.8 4.2
8 Raymond Roche* 26 10 8 .556 3.50 27 19 167.0 161 83 65 94 1.527 8.7 5.1 Stats for 2 teams
9 Sam Scariot 25 8 9 .471 2.98 24 17 136.0 117 54 45 65 1.338 7.7 4.3
9 Players 23.2
* - 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
Joe Just 79 419 53 4 .992 5.97
Paul Gillespie 45 140 24 7 .959 3.64
John Sosh 24 84 11 3 .969 3.96 Stats for 2 teams
Stew Hofferth 14 70 8 1 .987 5.57

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Butch Moran 124 1096 73 12 .990 9.43
Ed Murphy 124 953 74 19 .982 8.28 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Norris 89 109 163 13 .954 3.06
Albert Smith 17 23 36 6 .908 3.47

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Skelley 62 105 164 20 .931 4.34
Eddie Hope 49 83 143 11 .954 4.61
William Miller 22 32 66 7 .933 4.45
Buck Templeton 11 14 24 4 .905 3.45

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Leonard 140 330 12 15 .958 2.44
Jack Glynn 103 170 3 7 .961 1.68
Bill Norman 90 150 6 4 .975 1.73
Pete Reiser 66 109 11 5 .960 1.82
Lewis Whitehead 30 50 1 2 .962 1.70 Stats for 3 teams
James George 15 28 3 2 .939 2.07

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Paynick 35 0.00
John Hvisdos 27 0.00
Raymond Roche 27 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Sam Scariot 24 0.00
Ed Head 21 0.00
Charlie Gassaway 19 0.00
Chet Kehn 17 0.00
William Muhr 16 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Virgil Ricketts 15 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Lew Carpenter 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 16, 1913 Woodstock, GA, US
James Cooney 20 R 5' 11.0" 160 Jul 5, 1919 Providence, RI, US
Robert Costello 22 R L 6' 3.0" 180 1918
Charlie Gassaway 21 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 12, 1918 Gassaway, TN, US
James George -- Unknown
Paul Gillespie 19 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 18, 1920 Sugar Valley, GA, US
Jack Glynn 29 L 5' 11.0" 185 May 7, 1911 Franklin, NJ, US
Ed Head 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 25, 1918 Selma, LA, US
Stew Hofferth 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 27, 1913 Logansport, IN, US
Eddie Hope 25 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 22, 1914 Chicago, IL, US
John Hvisdos 26 R L 5' 11.0" 165 1914
Joe Just 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 8, 1916 Milwaukee, WI, US
Chet Kehn 18 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Oct 30, 1921 San Diego, CA, US
Harry Leonard 25 R 5' 11.0" 180 1915
Carl Lindquist 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 May 9, 1919 Morris Run, PA, US
William Miller 23 R 5' 10.0" 165 1917
Billy Moore 21 L 5' 9.0" 160 1919
Butch Moran 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 12, 1917 San Francisco, CA, US
William Muhr 21 R R 6' 3.0" 178 1919
Ed Murphy 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Aug 23, 1918 Joliet, IL, US
Bill Norman 29 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 16, 1910 St. Louis, MO, US
Leo Norris 32 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 17, 1908 Bay St. Louis, MS, US
Red Norris 30 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 10, 1910 Whiteville, NC, US
Paul Paynick 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1917
Pete Reiser 21 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 17, 1919 St. Louis, MO, US
Virgil Ricketts 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 19, 1919
Raymond Roche 26 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1914
Walter Rospond 25 R 5' 9.0" 152 1915
Sam Scariot 25 R R 5' 11.0" 183 May 15, 1915
Alphonsus Simononis 20 R 5' 8.0" 175 Dec 1, 1919
William Skelley 21 R 5' 10.0" 155 Jan 7, 1919 Atchison, KS, US
Albert Smith 24 R 6' 0.0" 187 1916
John Sosh 22 R 5' 11.0" 180 1918
Rocky Stone 21 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 23, 1918 Redding, CA, US
Harry Taylor 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 20, 1919 East Glenn, IN, US
Buck Templeton 21 R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 14, 1918 Statesville, NC, US
Wally Westlake 19 R R 6' 0.0" 186 Nov 8, 1920 Gridley, CA, US
Lewis Whitehead 27 R 5' 10.0" 165 1913

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