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1940 Owensboro Oilers

1940 > Class D > 1940 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Boston Bees-NL
Manager: Hughie Wise
Represented: Owensboro, KY
Ballpark: Miller Field (Owensboro, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Maurice Bernsen20489918601.182.27327Stats for 2 teams
2Lefty Buickel*181381000.125.1251Stats for 3 teams
3Robert Churchill*21287320322.274.45233Stats for 2 teams
4Robert Crady?--247617210.224.27621
5Martin Day?--114211420.262.45219
6Melbourn DeJarnette2058234591410.252.32175Stats for 3 teams
7Don DeVault*24692971061844.357.485144
8Henry Farris?--39179541022.302.41374Stats for 2 teams
9John Ferretti*22219120410.220.28626
10Charles Gibson2160240631223.263.36788
11Frank Grabo?--237713300.169.20816
12Clarence Heffelfinger22367318411.247.37027
13Harold Kirk?--13246010.250.3338
14Grantham Lambert*265113029601.223.29238
15Douglas Ling?--15143000.214.2143
16Gino Marionetti2296392130311117.332.597234
17Frank McElyea21120520208491212.400.610317
18Leonard Novak229637311833313.316.525196
19Charles Price*2061252741492.294.444112
20James Purcell231094051091446.269.368149Stats for 2 teams
21Howard Schumacher24204210301.238.38116
22Jack Siens23622768418510.304.514142
23Bud Sly2724342000.059.0592
24Edward Urban2311947816532734.345.655313
25Lefty Wallace*184010619221.179.26428
26Jack White235617846910.258.32057
27Hughie Wise#3479292992223.339.459134
27 Players22.8
* - 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
1Maurice Bernsen2068.4293.9333135.015411259751.69610.35.0Stats for 2 teams
2Clarence Heffelfinger22149.6095.0933205.0256151116981.72711.24.3
3Harold Kirk?--35.3757.361466.0966554472.16713.16.4
4Grantham Lambert*261314.4813.6836242.029815699871.59111.13.2
5Douglas Ling?--42.6674.001554.0543424251.4639.04.2
6Howard Schumacher2477.5005.0816117.01428766411.56410.93.2
7Bud Sly2763.6675.232374.01155843502.23014.06.1
8Lefty Wallace*181712.5863.0940262.0248123901511.5238.55.2
8 Players22.4
* - 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


James Purcell815256818.9717.32Stats for 2 teams
Hughie Wise794595912.9776.56


Frank McElyea12010945734.9719.59


Gino Marionetti9424533731.9496.19
Melbourn DeJarnette3583979.9525.14Stats for 3 teams
Frank Grabo1317345.9113.92


Don DeVault695917424.9073.38
Jack White2027445.9343.55
Martin Day1116185.8723.09


Leonard Novak9618233839.9305.42
Henry Farris399213538.8575.82Stats for 2 teams


Edward Urban1182452216.9432.26
Jack Siens62103114.9661.84
Charles Price611141011.9192.03
Charles Gibson6096136.9481.82
Robert Churchill282642.9381.07Stats for 2 teams
Robert Crady243042.9441.42
John Ferretti213021.9701.52


Lefty Wallace400.00
Grantham Lambert360.00
Maurice Bernsen330.00Stats for 2 teams
Clarence Heffelfinger330.00
Bud Sly230.00
Howard Schumacher160.00
Douglas Ling150.00
Harold Kirk140.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Maurice Bernsen20RR6' 1.0"1751920
Lefty Buickel18LL5' 11.0"160Aug 27, 1921Boonville, IN, US
Robert Churchill21L5' 11.0"175Aug 12, 1918Memphis, TN, US
Cecil Cox--Unknown
Robert Crady--Unknown
Martin Day--Unknown
Melbourn DeJarnette20R6' 1.0"1731920
Don DeVault24L6' 0.0"1701916
Henry Farris--Unknown
John Ferretti22L5' 10.0"1701918
Robert Foster15RR6' 2.0"2051925
Doyle Gayer--Unknown
Charles Gibson21RR6' 2.0"1951919
Burton Gilstad21Dec 15, 1918
Frank Grabo--Unknown
Clarence Heffelfinger22RR6' 2.0"2001918
Herbert Humphrey--Unknown
Harold Kirk--Unknown
Grantham Lambert26LL6' 1.0"1751914
Douglas Ling--Unknown
Gino Marionetti22R5' 10.0"175Apr 16, 1918Arcata, CA, US
Frank McElyea21RR6' 6.0"221Aug 4, 1918Hawthorne Township, IL, US
Edgar Neal--Unknown
Leo Nolan--Unknown
Leonard Novak22R5' 10.0"1551918
Charles Price20LR6' 0.0"2001920Glenzen, IN, US
James Purcell23R5' 11.0"1701917
Michael Sabena18SR5' 11.0"180Sep 19, 1921Williamstown, PA, US
Howard Schumacher24RR6' 0.0"1801916
Royce Shirrell24Sep 25, 1915
Jack Siens23R6' 0.0"1701917Huntington, WV, US
Bud Sly27RR5' 11.0"1521913
John Therias--Unknown
Edward Urban23R6' 0.0"1917
Lefty Wallace18LL5' 11.0"160Aug 12, 1921Evansville, IN, US
Jack White23R5' 10.0"1701917
Hughie Wise34SR6' 0.0"178Mar 9, 1906Campbellsville, KY, US

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