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1940 Kansas City Blues

1940 > Class AA > 1940 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Billy Meyer
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
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 Ivy Andrews 33 3 3 1 .333
2 Nino Bongiovanni* 28 142 564 152 29 6 6 .270 .374 211
3 Tiny Bonham 26 16 44 12 1 0 0 .273 .295 13
4 Frenchy Bordagaray 30 154 598 214 39 8 4 .358 .470 281
5 Buzz Boyle* 32 51 64 16 0 0 0 .250 .250 16
6 Herman Caldwell? -- 14 31 7 1 0 1 .226 .355 11
7 Joe Callahan 23 11 13 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Eddie Carnett* 23 8 11 5 0 1 0 .455 .636 7
9 Tony DePhillips 27 85 201 51 8 2 1 .254 .328 66
10 Russ Derry* 23 67 228 53 11 4 9 .232 .434 99
11 Al Gerheauser* 23 37 29 7 2 0 0 .241 .310 9
12 William Gill 22 8 12 1 .083
13 John Haley 25 33 33 9 3 0 0 .273 .364 12
14 Don Hendrickson 26 35 56 7 1 0 0 .125 .143 8
15 Billy Hitchcock 23 131 447 120 18 6 6 .268 .376 168
16 Johnny Lindell 23 41 88 24 2 1 1 .273 .352 31
17 Bill Matheson 25 68 222 57 13 6 1 .257 .383 85
18 Buster Mills 31 36 132 46 7 1 1 .348 .439 58
19 Hiker Moran 28 32 31 3 2 0 0 .097 .161 5
20 James Nicholson 23 6 8 3 0 0 0 .375 .375 3
21 Jerry Priddy 20 154 566 173 38 10 16 .306 .493 279
22 Tommy Reis 25 10 11 1 0 0 0 .091 .091 1
23 Johnny Riddle 34 111 314 88 15 1 4 .280 .373 117
24 Phil Rizzuto 22 148 579 201 28 10 10 .347 .482 279
25 Aaron Robinson* 25 3 3 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 1
26 Jack Saltzgaver* 37 103 262 64 12 3 1 .244 .324 85
27 Charley Stanceu 24 37 69 5 1 0 0 .072 .087 6
28 Johnny Sturm* 24 144 580 181 27 5 4 .312 .397 230
29 Butch Wensloff 24 35 63 12 2 0 1 .190 .270 17
29 Players 26.1
* - 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 Ivy Andrews 33 0 1 .000 5.25 3 12.0 16 8 7 9 2.083 12.0 6.8
2 Tiny Bonham 26 10 4 .714 2.32 16 16 124.0 107 35 32 29 1.097 7.8 2.1
3 Joe Callahan 23 2 2 .500 11 36.0
4 Eddie Carnett* 23 2 2 .500 3.86 8 28.0 24 14 12 15 1.393 7.7 4.8
5 Al Gerheauser* 23 5 5 .500 3.22 34 4 95.0 89 38 34 39 1.347 8.4 3.7
6 William Gill 22 2 0 1.000 8 31.0
7 John Haley 25 5 5 .500 3.17 33 9 108.0 94 49 38 59 1.417 7.8 4.9
8 Don Hendrickson 26 16 7 .696 3.02 35 21 167.0 164 70 56 40 1.222 8.8 2.2
9 Johnny Lindell 23 18 7 .720 2.70 31 27 203.0 179 90 61 69 1.222 7.9 3.1
10 Hiker Moran 28 6 4 .600 4.91 32 11 99.0 108 61 54 58 1.677 9.8 5.3
11 Tommy Reis 25 1 4 .200 10 44.0
12 Charley Stanceu 24 15 8 .652 2.69 37 24 214.0 170 73 64 109 1.304 7.1 4.6
13 Butch Wensloff 24 13 8 .619 3.19 35 27 178.0 169 77 63 55 1.258 8.5 2.8
13 Players 24.7
* - 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
Johnny Riddle 109 416 70 7 .986 4.46
Tony DePhillips 80 250 37 1 .997 3.59

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Sturm 144 1400 107 18 .988 10.47

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Priddy 154 394 554 25 .974 6.16

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Hitchcock 117 80 208 18 .941 2.46
Jack Saltzgaver 49 32 72 6 .945 2.12

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Rizzuto 146 325 515 45 .949 5.75

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frenchy Bordagaray 154 334 10 9 .975 2.23
Nino Bongiovanni 136 222 8 9 .962 1.69
Russ Derry 66 132 5 3 .979 2.08
Bill Matheson 61 102 3 6 .946 1.72
Buster Mills 36 68 1 4 .945 1.92
Buzz Boyle 11 15 0 1 .938 1.36
Herman Caldwell 11 15 0 0 1.000 1.36

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charley Stanceu 37 0.00
Don Hendrickson 35 0.00
Butch Wensloff 35 0.00
Al Gerheauser 34 0.00
John Haley 33 0.00
Hiker Moran 32 0.00
Johnny Lindell 31 0.00
Tiny Bonham 16 0.00
Joe Callahan 11 0.00
Tommy Reis 10 0.00
Eddie Carnett 8 0.00
William Gill 8 0.00
Ivy Andrews 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ivy Andrews 33 R R 6' 1.0" 200 May 6, 1907 Dora, AL, US
Nino Bongiovanni 28 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 21, 1911 New Orleans, LA, US
Tiny Bonham 26 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Aug 16, 1913 Ione, CA, US
Frenchy Bordagaray 30 R R 5' 7.0" 175 Jan 3, 1910 Coalinga, CA, US
Buzz Boyle 32 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 9, 1908 Cincinnati, OH, US
Herman Caldwell -- Unknown
Joe Callahan 23 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Oct 8, 1916 East Boston, MA, US
Eddie Carnett 23 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 21, 1916 Springfield, MO, US
Tony DePhillips 27 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 20, 1912 New York, NY, US
Russ Derry 23 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 7, 1916 Princeton, MO, US
Al Gerheauser 23 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Jun 24, 1917 St. Louis, MO, US
William Gill 22 R R 6' 3.0" 198 1918
John Haley 25 R R 6' 2.0" 202 Oct 3, 1914 Bradford, PA, US
Don Hendrickson 26 R R 6' 2.0" 204 Jul 14, 1913 Kewanna, IN, US
Billy Hitchcock 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 31, 1916 Inverness, AL, US
Johnny Lindell 23 R R 6' 4.0" 217 Aug 30, 1916 Greeley, CO, US
Bill Matheson 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 9, 1914 Oakland, CA, US
Buster Mills 31 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 16, 1908 Ranger, TX, US
Hiker Moran 28 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Jan 1, 1912 Rochester, NY, US
James Nicholson 23 R 6' 0.0" 187 1917
Jerry Priddy 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 9, 1919 Los Angeles, CA, US
Tommy Reis 25 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 6, 1914 Newport, KY, US
Johnny Riddle 34 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Oct 3, 1905 Clinton, SC, US
Phil Rizzuto 22 R R 5' 6.0" 150 Sep 25, 1917 Brooklyn, NY, US
Aaron Robinson 25 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 23, 1915 Lancaster, SC, US
Jack Saltzgaver 37 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 23, 1903 Croton, IA, US
Charley Stanceu 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 9, 1916 Canton, OH, US
Johnny Sturm 24 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 23, 1916 St. Louis, MO, US
Butch Wensloff 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 3, 1915 Sausalito, CA, US

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