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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
1William Black?--255420201.370.46325Stats for 2 teams
2Jim Bryan*3646180611307.339.52895
3Lefty Buickel*181381000.125.1251Stats for 3 teams
4Julian Burgess*27569418310.191.24523
5Andrew Cafferky?--155212121.231.38520
6Alfred Carr*23145310100.189.20811
7Robert Churchill*21287320322.274.45233Stats for 2 teams
8James Decker2110343613829310.317.466203Stats for 2 teams
9Melbourn DeJarnette2058234591410.252.32175Stats for 3 teams
10Henry Farris?--39179541022.302.41374Stats for 2 teams
11Albert Gallo1661230491100.213.26160Stats for 2 teams
12Thomas Hensler*181194591072034.233.316145Stats for 2 teams
13Ernest Henteges?--268923103.258.37133Stats for 2 teams
14Andrew Kelleher?--11377300.189.27010
15Ed Killough?--11444100.091.1145
16Tony Kvedar*2011842711624625.272.532227
17Gilbert Lee2212286200.214.2868Stats for 2 teams
18Victor Males2212647912428312.259.405194Stats for 2 teams
19James Martin?--3615435252.227.34453
20Jack McGlothlin?2332705000.071.0715Stats for 2 teams
21Robert O'Brien233111533613.287.43550
22Joe Ben Reese*19207427110.365.40530Stats for 2 teams
23Lewis Richardson2387297571123.192.27381
24Mel Riest?--1004311302256.302.418180Stats for 2 teams
25George Schoettlin?--10376000.162.1626
26Eddie Smith?--13130000.000.0000Stats for 2 teams
27Roy Smith2221495002.102.22411
28Joe Stanley?--993901192367.305.449175
29Harry Stricklett20175913200.220.25415Stats for 2 teams
30Tommy Thomasson24236512202.185.30820Stats for 3 teams
31James Walker2211142415737818.370.623264
32Herb Welch*4143152561421.368.50777
33Roger Wright18359020400.222.26724Stats for 2 teams
33 Players22.2
* - 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
1Julian Burgess27717.2926.2341205.0279192142971.83412.24.3
2Allen Harvey?--23.4003.60745.0512918161.48910.23.2
3Tony Kvedar?2089.4715.1434198.02451651131001.74211.14.5
4Gilbert Lee2233.5008.031265.01016258171.81514.02.4Stats for 2 teams
5Jack McGlothlin*2355.5005.5227155.019212495581.61311.13.4Stats for 2 teams
6Roy Smith?22514.2636.6526130.017412596721.89212.05.0
7Tommy Thomasson2456.4553.8219113.01337448351.48710.62.8Stats for 3 teams
8Roger Wright18512.2943.6429168.019312068521.45810.32.8Stats for 2 teams
8 Players22.5
* - 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


Lewis Richardson503005412.9677.08
Ernest Henteges26152132.9886.35Stats for 2 teams


James Walker1119827118.9839.49


Albert Gallo6112918816.9525.20Stats for 2 teams
Melbourn DeJarnette3583979.9525.14Stats for 3 teams
Joe Ben Reese20466010.9145.30Stats for 2 teams


James Decker10310723933.9133.36Stats for 2 teams
James Martin26133410.8251.81


Thomas Hensler11922232853.9124.62Stats for 2 teams
Victor Males11220433149.9164.78Stats for 2 teams
Henry Farris399213538.8575.82Stats for 2 teams


Joe Stanley991861114.9341.99
Tony Kvedar8013064.9711.70
Mel Riest67118116.9561.93Stats for 2 teams
Jim Bryan467805.9401.70
Herb Welch384867.8851.42
Robert Churchill282642.9381.07Stats for 2 teams
Robert O'Brien192411.9621.32
Andrew Cafferky153712.9502.53
Alfred Carr142814.8792.07
George Schoettlin1019001.0001.90


Julian Burgess410.00
Roger Wright290.00Stats for 2 teams
Jack McGlothlin270.00Stats for 2 teams
Roy Smith260.00
Tommy Thomasson190.00Stats for 3 teams
Gilbert Lee120.00Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Anderson19RR6' 2.0"1801921
Clyde Bell--Unknown
William Black--Unknown
Jim Bryan36LR5' 11.0"180Feb 4, 1904Dickson, TN, US
Lefty Buickel18LL5' 11.0"160Aug 27, 1921Boonville, IN, US
Julian Burgess27LR6' 3.0"190Oct 4, 1912
Andrew Cafferky--Unknown
Alfred Carr23L6' 0.0"1917
Robert Churchill21L5' 11.0"175Aug 12, 1918Memphis, TN, US
James Decker21R5' 11.0"1801919
Melbourn DeJarnette20R6' 1.0"1731920
Henry Farris--Unknown
Albert Gallo16R5' 6.0"1401924
Russell Gertsinger--Unknown
John Giles--Unknown
Crawford Grissom--Unknown
Fred Harig22RR6' 1.0"1651918
Allen Harvey--Unknown
Durwood Hasley--Unknown
Thomas Hensler18L5' 9.0"1481922
Ernest Henteges--Unknown
Theodore Hoemann20RR6' 1.0"2001920
Buck Houston--Unknown
William Howe--Unknown
Andrew Kelleher--Unknown
Raymond Kilbrough--Unknown
Ed Killough--Unknown
Tony Kvedar20L5' 9.0"180Jan 31, 1920Athol, MA, US
Gilbert Lee22RR5' 11.0"1681918
Victor Males22R5' 9.0"1551918
E. Marett--Unknown
James Martin--Unknown
Jack McGlothlin23L6' 2.0"1701917
Leon McLeod--Unknown
Eldon Nicolai--Unknown
Robert O'Brien23R6' 2.0"1951917
John Phillips--Unknown
Joe Ben Reese19L5' 9.0"165Oct 17, 1920
Lewis Richardson23R5' 9.0"1851917
Mel Riest--Unknown
Andrew Sandretto25Oct 5, 1914IL, US
George Schoettlin--Unknown
George Shell17LL5' 11.0"1851923
Don Shelton--Unknown
Eddie Smith--Unknown
Roy Smith22R6' 1.0"1751918
Joe Stanley--Unknown
Ed Steck--Unknown
Rogers Strabala--Unknown
Harry Stricklett20R5' 11.0"170Aug 13, 1919
Hal Sueme31RR6' 1.0"180Apr 16, 1909St. Louis, MO, US
Tommy Thomasson24RR6' 0.0"1701916
James Walker22R6' 1.0"1901918
Herb Welch41LR5' 6.0"154Oct 19, 1898Ro Ellen, TN, US
Joe Wilmuth--Unknown
Roger Wright18RR6' 1.0"1751922
William Young--Unknown

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