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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
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 Maurice Bernsen 20 48 99 18 6 0 1 .182 .273 27 Stats for 2 teams
2 Lefty Buickel* 18 13 8 1 0 0 0 .125 .125 1 Stats for 3 teams
3 Robert Churchill* 21 28 73 20 3 2 2 .274 .452 33 Stats for 2 teams
4 Robert Crady? -- 24 76 17 2 1 0 .224 .276 21
5 Martin Day? -- 11 42 11 4 2 0 .262 .452 19
6 Melbourn DeJarnette 20 58 234 59 14 1 0 .252 .321 75 Stats for 3 teams
7 Don DeVault* 24 69 297 106 18 4 4 .357 .485 144
8 Henry Farris? -- 39 179 54 10 2 2 .302 .413 74 Stats for 2 teams
9 John Ferretti* 22 21 91 20 4 1 0 .220 .286 26
10 Charles Gibson 21 60 240 63 12 2 3 .263 .367 88
11 Frank Grabo? -- 23 77 13 3 0 0 .169 .208 16
12 Clarence Heffelfinger 22 36 73 18 4 1 1 .247 .370 27
13 Harold Kirk? -- 13 24 6 0 1 0 .250 .333 8
14 Grantham Lambert* 26 51 130 29 6 0 1 .223 .292 38
15 Douglas Ling? -- 15 14 3 0 0 0 .214 .214 3
16 Gino Marionetti 22 96 392 130 31 11 17 .332 .597 234
17 Frank McElyea 21 120 520 208 49 12 12 .400 .610 317
18 Leonard Novak 22 96 373 118 33 3 13 .316 .525 196
19 Charles Price* 20 61 252 74 14 9 2 .294 .444 112
20 James Purcell 23 109 405 109 14 4 6 .269 .368 149 Stats for 2 teams
21 Howard Schumacher 24 20 42 10 3 0 1 .238 .381 16
22 Jack Siens 23 62 276 84 18 5 10 .304 .514 142
23 Bud Sly 27 24 34 2 0 0 0 .059 .059 2
24 Edward Urban 23 119 478 165 32 7 34 .345 .655 313
25 Lefty Wallace* 18 40 106 19 2 2 1 .179 .264 28
26 Jack White 23 56 178 46 9 1 0 .258 .320 57
27 Hughie Wise# 34 79 292 99 22 2 3 .339 .459 134
27 Players 22.8
* - 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
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 Maurice Bernsen 20 6 8 .429 3.93 33 135.0 154 112 59 75 1.696 10.3 5.0 Stats for 2 teams
2 Clarence Heffelfinger 22 14 9 .609 5.09 33 205.0 256 151 116 98 1.727 11.2 4.3
3 Harold Kirk? -- 3 5 .375 7.36 14 66.0 96 65 54 47 2.167 13.1 6.4
4 Grantham Lambert* 26 13 14 .481 3.68 36 242.0 298 156 99 87 1.591 11.1 3.2
5 Douglas Ling? -- 4 2 .667 4.00 15 54.0 54 34 24 25 1.463 9.0 4.2
6 Howard Schumacher 24 7 7 .500 5.08 16 117.0 142 87 66 41 1.564 10.9 3.2
7 Bud Sly 27 6 3 .667 5.23 23 74.0 115 58 43 50 2.230 14.0 6.1
8 Lefty Wallace* 18 17 12 .586 3.09 40 262.0 248 123 90 151 1.523 8.5 5.2
8 Players 22.4
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
James Purcell 81 525 68 18 .971 7.32 Stats for 2 teams
Hughie Wise 79 459 59 12 .977 6.56

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank McElyea 120 1094 57 34 .971 9.59

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gino Marionetti 94 245 337 31 .949 6.19
Melbourn DeJarnette 35 83 97 9 .952 5.14 Stats for 3 teams
Frank Grabo 13 17 34 5 .911 3.92

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don DeVault 69 59 174 24 .907 3.38
Jack White 20 27 44 5 .934 3.55
Martin Day 11 16 18 5 .872 3.09

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leonard Novak 96 182 338 39 .930 5.42
Henry Farris 39 92 135 38 .857 5.82 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Edward Urban 118 245 22 16 .943 2.26
Jack Siens 62 103 11 4 .966 1.84
Charles Price 61 114 10 11 .919 2.03
Charles Gibson 60 96 13 6 .948 1.82
Robert Churchill 28 26 4 2 .938 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Crady 24 30 4 2 .944 1.42
John Ferretti 21 30 2 1 .970 1.52

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lefty Wallace 40 0.00
Grantham Lambert 36 0.00
Maurice Bernsen 33 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Clarence Heffelfinger 33 0.00
Bud Sly 23 0.00
Howard Schumacher 16 0.00
Douglas Ling 15 0.00
Harold Kirk 14 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Maurice Bernsen 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1920
Lefty Buickel 18 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 27, 1921 Boonville, IN, US
Robert Churchill 21 L 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 12, 1918 Memphis, TN, US
Cecil Cox -- Unknown
Robert Crady -- Unknown
Martin Day -- Unknown
Melbourn DeJarnette 20 R 6' 1.0" 173 1920
Don DeVault 24 L 6' 0.0" 170 1916
Henry Farris -- Unknown
Felonk -- Unknown
John Ferretti 22 L 5' 10.0" 170 1918
Robert Foster 15 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1925
Doyle Gayer -- Unknown
Charles Gibson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1919
Burton Gilstad 21 Dec 15, 1918
Frank Grabo -- Unknown
Clarence Heffelfinger 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1918
Herbert Humphrey -- Unknown
Harold Kirk -- Unknown
Laine -- Unknown
Grantham Lambert 26 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1914
Douglas Ling -- Unknown
Gino Marionetti 22 R 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 16, 1918 Arcata, CA, US
Frank McElyea 21 R R 6' 6.0" 221 Aug 4, 1918 Hawthorne Township, IL, US
Edgar Neal -- Unknown
Leo Nolan -- Unknown
Leonard Novak 22 R 5' 10.0" 155 1918
Charles Price 20 L R 6' 0.0" 200 1920 Glenzen, IN, US
James Purcell 23 R 5' 11.0" 170 1917
Renaldo -- Unknown
Michael Sabena 18 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 19, 1921 Williamstown, PA, US
Howard Schumacher 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1916
Royce Shirrell 24 Sep 25, 1915
Jack Siens 23 R 6' 0.0" 170 1917 Huntington, WV, US
Bud Sly 27 R R 5' 11.0" 152 1913
John Therias -- Unknown
Edward Urban 23 R 6' 0.0" 1917
Lefty Wallace 18 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 12, 1921 Evansville, IN, US
Jack White 23 R 5' 10.0" 170 1917
Wilson -- Unknown
Hughie Wise 34 S R 6' 0.0" 178 Mar 9, 1906 Campbellsville, KY, US

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