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1940 Pittsburgh Pirates

1940 > Class Major League > 1940 National League
Overall: 78-76
Scored 809 runs, Allowed 783 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-75

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Frankie Frisch
Represented: Pittsburgh, PA
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 Russ Bauers* 26 15 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286 .286 .286 .571 2 0 0 0
2 Fern Bell 27 6 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
3 Joe Bowman* 30 57 105 90 11 22 5 1 1 14 0 14 14 .244 .352 .356 .708 32 3 1 0
4 Mace Brown 31 48 62 52 4 6 1 0 0 3 0 4 8 .115 .193 .135 .328 7 1 1 5
5 Bill Brubaker 29 38 90 78 8 15 3 1 0 7 0 8 16 .192 .267 .256 .524 20 0 0 4
6 Max Butcher 29 36 53 50 6 15 3 0 0 10 0 2 7 .300 .327 .360 .687 18 2 0 1
7 Spud Davis 35 99 324 285 23 93 14 1 5 39 0 35 20 .326 .404 .435 .839 124 15 2 2
8 Dutch Dietz 28 6 7 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 0
9 Bob Elliott 23 148 611 551 88 161 34 11 5 64 13 45 28 .292 .348 .421 .769 232 11 2 13
10 Ed Fernandes# 22 28 40 33 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 7 6 .121 .275 .152 .427 5 0 0 0
11 Elbie Fletcher* 24 147 641 510 94 139 22 7 16 104 5 119 54 .273 .418 .437 .856 223 12 9 3
12 Debs Garms* 33 103 385 358 76 127 23 7 5 57 3 23 6 .355 .395 .500 .895 179 3 1 3
13 Frankie Gustine 20 133 565 524 59 147 32 7 1 55 7 35 39 .281 .328 .374 .702 196 13 2 4
14 Lee Handley 26 98 335 302 50 85 7 4 1 19 7 27 16 .281 .340 .341 .681 103 2 0 6
15 Ken Heintzelman 24 41 59 54 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .167 .196 .167 .363 9 3 0 3
16 Frank Kalin 22 3 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 1 0 0
17 Bob Klinger 32 39 44 42 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143 .163 .143 .306 6 3 0 1
18 Dick Lanahan* 28 40 35 34 4 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 .118 .118 .118 .235 4 1 0 1
19 Johnny Lanning 29 38 40 35 2 7 2 0 0 3 0 2 8 .200 .243 .257 .500 9 0 0 3
20 Ed Leip 29 3 5 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 1 0 0
21 Danny MacFayden 35 35 30 28 2 5 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 .179 .207 .179 .385 5 1 0 1
22 Ray Mueller 28 4 5 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 .333 .600 .333 .933 1 0 0 0
23 Pep Rambert 23 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
24 Joe Schultz* 21 16 38 36 2 7 0 1 0 4 0 2 1 .194 .237 .250 .487 9 0 0 0
25 Rip Sewell* 33 47 77 73 14 14 2 1 1 4 0 3 19 .192 .224 .288 .511 21 1 0 1
26 Oad Swigart* 25 7 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 1
27 Maurice Van Robays 25 145 609 572 82 156 27 7 11 116 2 33 58 .273 .316 .402 .718 230 16 3 1
28 Arky Vaughan* 28 156 689 594 113 178 40 15 7 95 12 88 25 .300 .393 .453 .846 269 5 3 4
29 Lloyd Waner* 34 72 172 166 30 43 3 0 0 3 2 5 5 .259 .285 .277 .562 46 1 1 0
30 Paul Waner* 37 89 261 238 32 69 16 1 1 32 0 23 14 .290 .352 .378 .731 90 4 0 0
31 Pep Young 32 54 150 136 19 34 8 2 2 20 1 12 23 .250 .320 .382 .702 52 0 2 0
31 Players 27.5 156 6115 5466 809 1511 276 68 76 740 69 553 494 .276 .346 .394 .740 2151 116 33 63
* - 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 Russ Bauers 26 0 2 .000 7.63 15 2 2 0 0 0 30.2 42 29 26 2 18 11 2 0 3 153 1.957 12.3 0.6 5.3 3.2 0.61
2 Joe Bowman 30 9 10 .474 4.46 32 24 5 10 0 2 187.2 209 113 93 10 66 57 7 1 1 844 1.465 10.0 0.5 3.2 2.7 0.86
3 Mace Brown 31 10 9 .526 3.49 48 17 21 5 1 7 173.0 181 78 67 5 49 73 2 0 4 737 1.329 9.4 0.3 2.5 3.8 1.49
4 Max Butcher 29 8 9 .471 6.01 35 24 5 6 2 2 136.1 161 99 91 13 46 40 1 1 1 608 1.518 10.6 0.9 3.0 2.6 0.87
5 Dutch Dietz 28 0 1 .000 5.87 4 2 1 0 0 0 15.1 22 11 10 2 4 8 0 0 1 66 1.696 12.9 1.2 2.3 4.7 2.00
6 Ray Harrell 28 0 0 8.10 3 0 2 0 0 0 3.1 5 5 3 0 2 3 0 0 2 17 2.100 13.5 0.0 5.4 8.1 1.50
7 Ken Heintzelman* 24 8 8 .500 4.47 39 16 12 5 2 3 165.0 193 86 82 7 65 71 4 1 7 742 1.564 10.5 0.4 3.5 3.9 1.09
8 Bob Klinger 32 8 13 .381 5.39 39 22 6 3 0 3 142.0 196 102 85 5 53 48 5 0 5 662 1.754 12.4 0.3 3.4 3.0 0.91
9 Dick Lanahan* 28 6 8 .429 4.25 40 8 17 4 0 2 108.0 121 63 51 8 42 45 1 1 1 481 1.509 10.1 0.7 3.5 3.8 1.07
10 Johnny Lanning 29 8 4 .667 4.05 38 7 16 2 0 2 115.2 119 59 52 8 39 42 0 0 1 489 1.366 9.3 0.6 3.0 3.3 1.08
11 Danny MacFayden 35 5 4 .556 3.55 35 8 13 0 0 2 91.1 112 47 36 5 27 24 4 0 0 409 1.522 11.0 0.5 2.7 2.4 0.89
12 Pep Rambert 23 0 1 .000 7.56 3 1 1 0 0 0 8.1 12 8 7 0 4 0 3 0 0 44 1.920 13.0 0.0 4.3 0.0 0.00
13 Rip Sewell 33 16 5 .762 2.80 33 23 3 14 2 1 189.2 169 71 59 6 67 60 3 0 2 790 1.244 8.0 0.3 3.2 2.8 0.90
14 Oad Swigart 25 0 2 .000 4.43 7 2 3 0 0 0 22.1 27 14 11 1 10 9 0 0 0 102 1.657 10.9 0.4 4.0 3.6 0.90
14 Players 29.8 78 76 .506 4.36 156 156 107 49 8 24 1388.2 1569 783 673 72 492 491 32 4 28 6144 1.484 10.2 0.5 3.2 3.2 1.00
* - 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
Spud Davis 87 288 61 12 11 .967 4.01 2 37 32 46%
Ed Fernandes 27 47 5 1 1 .981 1.93 0 8 3 27%
Joe Schultz 13 29 4 3 0 .917 2.54 0 9 2 18%
Ray Mueller 4 7 2 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 1 1 50%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Elbie Fletcher 147 1512 104 11 128 .993 10.99
Paul Waner 8 88 6 1 12 .989 11.75
Bill Brubaker 4 25 2 0 1 1.000 6.75
Maurice Van Robays 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frankie Gustine 130 288 402 43 92 .941 5.31
Pep Young 33 51 79 13 9 .909 3.94
Lee Handley 2 5 4 1 3 .900 4.50
Ed Leip 2 2 2 0 1 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Handley 80 84 139 18 12 .925 2.79
Debs Garms 64 65 123 7 15 .964 2.94
Bill Brubaker 19 23 40 3 4 .955 3.32
Pep Young 5 4 7 0 1 1.000 2.20
Arky Vaughan 2 1 4 0 0 1.000 2.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arky Vaughan 155 308 542 52 94 .942 5.48
Bill Brubaker 8 4 4 0 0 1.000 1.00
Pep Young 7 6 12 2 6 .900 2.57

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Maurice Van Robays 136 0.00
Debs Garms 12 0.00
Bob Elliott 6 0.00
Lloyd Waner 3 0.00
Frank Kalin 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lloyd Waner 39 0.00
Bob Elliott 32 0.00
Maurice Van Robays 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Elliott 112 0.00
Paul Waner 45 0.00
Debs Garms 8 0.00
Maurice Van Robays 6 0.00
Frank Kalin 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Elliott 147 302 12 7 0 .978 2.14
Maurice Van Robays 143 276 10 11 3 .963 2.00
Paul Waner 45 62 3 1 0 .985 1.44
Lloyd Waner 42 90 3 1 1 .989 2.21
Debs Garms 19 32 3 2 0 .946 1.84
Frank Kalin 2 2 0 1 0 .667 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mace Brown 48 10 40 2 1 .962 1.04
Dick Lanahan 40 3 22 1 3 .962 0.63
Ken Heintzelman 39 4 45 1 4 .980 1.26
Bob Klinger 39 6 33 0 1 1.000 1.00
Johnny Lanning 38 8 22 3 2 .909 0.79
Max Butcher 35 5 34 2 2 .951 1.11
Danny MacFayden 35 2 22 1 2 .960 0.69
Rip Sewell 33 17 46 5 0 .926 1.91
Joe Bowman 32 15 36 1 0 .981 1.59
Russ Bauers 15 1 7 0 1 1.000 0.53
Oad Swigart 7 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.86
Dutch Dietz 4 0 2 1 1 .667 0.50
Ray Harrell 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Pep Rambert 3 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.67

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Russ Bauers 26 L R 6' 3.0" 195 May 10, 1914 Townsend, WI, US
Fern Bell 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 21, 1913 Ada, OK, US
Ray Berres 32 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Aug 31, 1907 Kenosha, WI, US
Joe Bowman 30 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 17, 1910 Kansas City, KS, US
Mace Brown 31 R R 6' 1.0" 190 May 21, 1909 North English, IA, US
Bill Brubaker 29 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 7, 1910 Cleveland, OH, US
Max Butcher 29 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Sep 21, 1910 Holden, WV, US
Spud Davis 35 R R 6' 1.0" 197 Dec 20, 1904 Birmingham, AL, US
Dutch Dietz 28 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 12, 1912 Cincinnati, OH, US
Vince DiMaggio 27 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Sep 6, 1912 Martinez, CA, US
Bob Elliott 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 26, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Ed Fernandes 22 S R 5' 9.0" 185 Mar 11, 1918 Oakland, CA, US
Elbie Fletcher 24 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 18, 1916 Milton, MA, US
Debs Garms 33 L R 5' 8.0" 165 Jun 26, 1907 Bangs, TX, US
Frankie Gustine 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 20, 1920 Hoopeston, IL, US
Lee Handley 26 R R 5' 7.0" 160 Jul 13, 1913 Clarion, IA, US
Ray Harrell 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 16, 1912 Petrolia, TX, US
Ken Heintzelman 24 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 14, 1915 Peruque, MO, US
Frank Kalin 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Oct 3, 1917 Steubenville, OH, US
Bob Klinger 32 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 4, 1908 Allenton, MO, US
Dick Lanahan 28 L L 6' 0.0" 186 Sep 27, 1911 Washington, DC, US
Johnny Lanning 29 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 6, 1910 Asheville, NC, US
Ed Leip 29 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Nov 29, 1910 Trenton, NJ, US
Al Lopez 31 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 20, 1908 Tampa, FL, US
Danny MacFayden 35 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 10, 1905 North Truro, MA, US
Ray Mueller 28 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Mar 8, 1912 Pittsburg, KS, US
Pep Rambert 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 1, 1916 Cleveland, OH, US
Johnny Rizzo 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 30, 1912 Houston, TX, US
Joe Schultz 21 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 29, 1918 Chicago, IL, US
Rip Sewell 33 L R 6' 1.0" 180 May 11, 1907 Decatur, AL, US
Oad Swigart 25 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 13, 1915 Archie, MO, US
Maurice Van Robays 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 15, 1914 Detroit, MI, US
Arky Vaughan 28 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 9, 1912 Clifty, AR, US
Lloyd Waner 34 L R 5' 9.0" 150 Mar 16, 1906 Harrah, OK, US
Paul Waner 37 L L 5' 8.0" 153 Apr 16, 1903 Harrah, OK, US
Pep Young 32 R R 5' 9.0" 162 Aug 29, 1907 Jamestown, NC, US

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