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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
1Ivy Andrews33331.333
2Nino Bongiovanni*281425641522966.270.374211
3Tiny Bonham26164412100.273.29513
4Frenchy Bordagaray301545982143984.358.470281
5Buzz Boyle*32516416000.250.25016
6Herman Caldwell?--14317101.226.35511
7Joe Callahan2311130000.000.0000
8Eddie Carnett*238115010.455.6367
9Tony DePhillips278520151821.254.32866
10Russ Derry*2367228531149.232.43499
11Al Gerheauser*2337297200.241.3109
12William Gill228121.083
13John Haley2533339300.273.36412
14Don Hendrickson2635567100.125.1438
15Billy Hitchcock231314471201866.268.376168
16Johnny Lindell23418824211.273.35231
17Bill Matheson2568222571361.257.38385
18Buster Mills313613246711.348.43958
19Hiker Moran2832313200.097.1615
20James Nicholson23683000.375.3753
21Jerry Priddy20154566173381016.306.493279
22Tommy Reis2510111000.091.0911
23Johnny Riddle34111314881514.280.373117
24Phil Rizzuto22148579201281010.347.482279
25Aaron Robinson*25331000.333.3331
26Jack Saltzgaver*37103262641231.244.32485
27Charley Stanceu2437695100.072.0876
28Johnny Sturm*241445801812754.312.397230
29Butch Wensloff24356312201.190.27017
29 Players26.1
* - 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
1Ivy Andrews3301.0005.25312.0168792.08312.06.8
2Tiny Bonham26104.7142.321616124.01073532291.0977.82.1
3Joe Callahan2322.5001136.0
4Eddie Carnett*2322.5003.86828.0241412151.3937.74.8
5Al Gerheauser*2355.5003.2234495.0893834391.3478.43.7
6William Gill22201.000831.0
7John Haley2555.5003.17339108.0944938591.4177.84.9
8Don Hendrickson26167.6963.023521167.01647056401.2228.82.2
9Johnny Lindell23187.7202.703127203.01799061691.2227.93.1
10Hiker Moran2864.6004.91321199.01086154581.6779.85.3
11Tommy Reis2514.2001044.0
12Charley Stanceu24158.6522.693724214.017073641091.3047.14.6
13Butch Wensloff24138.6193.193527178.01697763551.2588.52.8
13 Players24.7
* - 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


Johnny Riddle109416707.9864.46
Tony DePhillips80250371.9973.59


Johnny Sturm144140010718.98810.47


Jerry Priddy15439455425.9746.16


Billy Hitchcock1178020818.9412.46
Jack Saltzgaver4932726.9452.12


Phil Rizzuto14632551545.9495.75


Frenchy Bordagaray154334109.9752.23
Nino Bongiovanni13622289.9621.69
Russ Derry6613253.9792.08
Bill Matheson6110236.9461.72
Buster Mills366814.9451.92
Buzz Boyle111501.9381.36
Herman Caldwell1115001.0001.36


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ivy Andrews33RR6' 1.0"200May 6, 1907Dora, AL, US
Nino Bongiovanni28LL5' 10.0"175Dec 21, 1911New Orleans, LA, US
Tiny Bonham26RR6' 2.0"215Aug 16, 1913Ione, CA, US
Frenchy Bordagaray30RR5' 7.0"175Jan 3, 1910Coalinga, CA, US
Buzz Boyle32LL5' 11.0"170Feb 9, 1908Cincinnati, OH, US
Herman Caldwell--Unknown
Joe Callahan23RR6' 2.0"170Oct 8, 1916East Boston, MA, US
Eddie Carnett23LL6' 0.0"185Oct 21, 1916Springfield, MO, US
Tony DePhillips27RR6' 2.0"185Sep 20, 1912New York, NY, US
Russ Derry23LR6' 1.0"180Oct 7, 1916Princeton, MO, US
Al Gerheauser23LL6' 3.0"190Jun 24, 1917St. Louis, MO, US
William Gill22RR6' 3.0"1981918
John Haley25RR6' 2.0"202Oct 3, 1914Bradford, PA, US
Don Hendrickson26RR6' 2.0"204Jul 14, 1913Kewanna, IN, US
Billy Hitchcock23RR6' 1.0"185Jul 31, 1916Inverness, AL, US
Johnny Lindell23RR6' 4.0"217Aug 30, 1916Greeley, CO, US
Bill Matheson25RR5' 11.0"185Jul 9, 1914Oakland, CA, US
Buster Mills31RR5' 11.0"195Sep 16, 1908Ranger, TX, US
Hiker Moran28RR6' 4.0"185Jan 1, 1912Rochester, NY, US
James Nicholson23R6' 0.0"1871917
Jerry Priddy20RR5' 11.0"180Nov 9, 1919Los Angeles, CA, US
Tommy Reis25RR6' 2.0"180Aug 6, 1914Newport, KY, US
Johnny Riddle34RR5' 11.0"190Oct 3, 1905Clinton, SC, US
Phil Rizzuto22RR5' 6.0"150Sep 25, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US
Aaron Robinson25LR6' 2.0"205Jun 23, 1915Lancaster, SC, US
Jack Saltzgaver37LR5' 11.0"165Jan 23, 1903Croton, IA, US
Charley Stanceu24RR6' 2.0"190Jan 9, 1916Canton, OH, US
Johnny Sturm24LL6' 1.0"185Jan 23, 1916St. Louis, MO, US
Butch Wensloff24RR5' 11.0"185Dec 3, 1915Sausalito, CA, US

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