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1940 Hopkinsville Hoppers

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

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Hal Sueme and Herb Welch
Represented: Hopkinsville, KY
Ballpark: Mercer Park (III) (Hopkinsville, 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 William Black? -- 25 54 20 2 0 1 .370 .463 25 Stats for 2 teams
2 Jim Bryan* 36 46 180 61 13 0 7 .339 .528 95
3 Lefty Buickel* 18 13 8 1 0 0 0 .125 .125 1 Stats for 3 teams
4 Julian Burgess* 27 56 94 18 3 1 0 .191 .245 23
5 Andrew Cafferky? -- 15 52 12 1 2 1 .231 .385 20
6 Alfred Carr* 23 14 53 10 1 0 0 .189 .208 11
7 Robert Churchill* 21 28 73 20 3 2 2 .274 .452 33 Stats for 2 teams
8 James Decker 21 103 436 138 29 3 10 .317 .466 203 Stats for 2 teams
9 Melbourn DeJarnette 20 58 234 59 14 1 0 .252 .321 75 Stats for 3 teams
10 Henry Farris? -- 39 179 54 10 2 2 .302 .413 74 Stats for 2 teams
11 Albert Gallo 16 61 230 49 11 0 0 .213 .261 60 Stats for 2 teams
12 Thomas Hensler* 18 119 459 107 20 3 4 .233 .316 145 Stats for 2 teams
13 Ernest Henteges? -- 26 89 23 1 0 3 .258 .371 33 Stats for 2 teams
14 Andrew Kelleher? -- 11 37 7 3 0 0 .189 .270 10
15 Ed Killough? -- 11 44 4 1 0 0 .091 .114 5
16 Tony Kvedar* 20 118 427 116 24 6 25 .272 .532 227
17 Gilbert Lee 22 12 28 6 2 0 0 .214 .286 8 Stats for 2 teams
18 Victor Males 22 126 479 124 28 3 12 .259 .405 194 Stats for 2 teams
19 James Martin? -- 36 154 35 2 5 2 .227 .344 53
20 Jack McGlothlin? 23 32 70 5 0 0 0 .071 .071 5 Stats for 2 teams
21 Robert O'Brien 23 31 115 33 6 1 3 .287 .435 50
22 Joe Ben Reese* 19 20 74 27 1 1 0 .365 .405 30 Stats for 2 teams
23 Lewis Richardson 23 87 297 57 11 2 3 .192 .273 81
24 Mel Riest? -- 100 431 130 22 5 6 .302 .418 180 Stats for 2 teams
25 George Schoettlin? -- 10 37 6 0 0 0 .162 .162 6
26 Eddie Smith? -- 13 13 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 Stats for 2 teams
27 Roy Smith 22 21 49 5 0 0 2 .102 .224 11
28 Joe Stanley? -- 99 390 119 23 6 7 .305 .449 175
29 Harry Stricklett 20 17 59 13 2 0 0 .220 .254 15 Stats for 2 teams
30 Tommy Thomasson 24 23 65 12 2 0 2 .185 .308 20 Stats for 3 teams
31 James Walker 22 111 424 157 37 8 18 .370 .623 264
32 Herb Welch* 39 43 152 56 14 2 1 .368 .507 77
33 Roger Wright 18 35 90 20 4 0 0 .222 .267 24 Stats for 2 teams
33 Players 22.1
* - 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 Julian Burgess 27 7 17 .292 6.23 41 205.0 279 192 142 97 1.834 12.2 4.3
2 Allen Harvey? -- 2 3 .400 3.60 7 45.0 51 29 18 16 1.489 10.2 3.2
3 Tony Kvedar? 20 8 9 .471 5.14 34 198.0 245 165 113 100 1.742 11.1 4.5
4 Gilbert Lee 22 3 3 .500 8.03 12 65.0 101 62 58 17 1.815 14.0 2.4 Stats for 2 teams
5 Jack McGlothlin* 23 5 5 .500 5.52 27 155.0 192 124 95 58 1.613 11.1 3.4 Stats for 2 teams
6 Roy Smith? 22 5 14 .263 6.65 26 130.0 174 125 96 72 1.892 12.0 5.0
7 Tommy Thomasson 24 5 6 .455 3.82 19 113.0 133 74 48 35 1.487 10.6 2.8 Stats for 3 teams
8 Roger Wright 18 5 12 .294 3.64 29 168.0 193 120 68 52 1.458 10.3 2.8 Stats for 2 teams
8 Players 22.5
* - 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
Lewis Richardson 50 300 54 12 .967 7.08
Ernest Henteges 26 152 13 2 .988 6.35 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Walker 111 982 71 18 .983 9.49

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Albert Gallo 61 129 188 16 .952 5.20 Stats for 2 teams
Melbourn DeJarnette 35 83 97 9 .952 5.14 Stats for 3 teams
Joe Ben Reese 20 46 60 10 .914 5.30 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Decker 103 107 239 33 .913 3.36 Stats for 2 teams
James Martin 26 13 34 10 .825 1.81

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Hensler 119 222 328 53 .912 4.62 Stats for 2 teams
Victor Males 112 204 331 49 .916 4.78 Stats for 2 teams
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
Joe Stanley 99 186 11 14 .934 1.99
Tony Kvedar 80 130 6 4 .971 1.70
Mel Riest 67 118 11 6 .956 1.93 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Bryan 46 78 0 5 .940 1.70
Herb Welch 38 48 6 7 .885 1.42
Robert Churchill 28 26 4 2 .938 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
Robert O'Brien 19 24 1 1 .962 1.32
Andrew Cafferky 15 37 1 2 .950 2.53
Alfred Carr 14 28 1 4 .879 2.07
George Schoettlin 10 19 0 0 1.000 1.90

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Julian Burgess 41 0.00
Roger Wright 29 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jack McGlothlin 27 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Roy Smith 26 0.00
Tommy Thomasson 19 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Gilbert Lee 12 0.00 Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Robert Anderson 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1921
Clyde Bell -- Unknown
William Black -- Unknown
Jim Bryan 36 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 4, 1904 Dickson, TN, US
Lefty Buickel 18 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 27, 1921 Boonville, IN, US
Julian Burgess 27 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 4, 1912
Bush -- Unknown
Andrew Cafferky -- Unknown
Alfred Carr 23 L 6' 0.0" 1917
Robert Churchill 21 L 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 12, 1918 Memphis, TN, US
James Decker 21 R 5' 11.0" 180 1919
Melbourn DeJarnette 20 R 6' 1.0" 173 1920
Henry Farris -- Unknown
Albert Gallo 16 R 5' 6.0" 140 1924
Russell Gertsinger -- Unknown
John Giles -- Unknown
Crawford Grissom -- Unknown
Fred Harig 22 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1918
Allen Harvey -- Unknown
Durwood Hasley -- Unknown
Hendren -- Unknown
Thomas Hensler 18 L 5' 9.0" 148 1922
Ernest Henteges -- Unknown
Theodore Hoemann 20 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1920
Buck Houston -- Unknown
William Howe -- Unknown
Andrew Kelleher -- Unknown
Raymond Kilbrough -- Unknown
Ed Killough -- Unknown
Tony Kvedar 20 L 5' 9.0" 180 Jan 31, 1920 Athol, MA, US
Gilbert Lee 22 R R 5' 11.0" 168 1918
Victor Males 22 R 5' 9.0" 155 1918
E. Marett -- Unknown
James Martin -- Unknown
Jack McGlothlin 23 L 6' 2.0" 170 1917
Leon McLeod -- Unknown
Newton -- Unknown
Eldon Nicolai -- Unknown
Robert O'Brien 23 R 6' 2.0" 195 1917
John Phillips -- Unknown
Joe Ben Reese 19 L 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 17, 1920
Lewis Richardson 23 R 5' 9.0" 185 1917
Mel Riest -- Unknown
Andrew Sandretto 25 Oct 5, 1914 IL, US
George Schoettlin -- Unknown
George Shell 17 L L 5' 11.0" 185 1923
Don Shelton -- Unknown
Eddie Smith -- Unknown
Roy Smith 22 R 6' 1.0" 175 1918
Joe Stanley -- Unknown
Ed Steck -- Unknown
Rogers Strabala -- Unknown
Harry Stricklett 20 R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 13, 1919
Hal Sueme 31 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 16, 1909 St. Louis, MO, US
Tommy Thomasson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1916
James Walker 22 R 6' 1.0" 190 1918
Herb Welch 39 L R 5' 6.0" 154 Oct 19, 1900 Ro Ellen, TN, US
Willoughby -- Unknown
Joe Wilmuth -- Unknown
Roger Wright 18 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1922
William Young -- Unknown

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