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1940 Portsmouth Red Birds

1940 > Class C > 1940 Middle Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Fred Dorman and Walter Alston
Represented: Portsmouth, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Walter Alston 28 127 446 122 18 3 28 .274 .516 230
2 Del Ballinger* 21 40 127 30 2 1 1 .236 .291 37
3 Francis Boettcher* 18 11 24 3 0 0 0 .125 .125 3
4 Leonard Burton* 23 94 363 92 22 7 3 .253 .377 137
5 Bud Byerly 19 31 66 10 0 0 0 .152 .152 10
6 Joseph Conway 23 16 61 10 3 0 1 .164 .262 16
7 Allen Dernback 23 47 154 26 4 0 1 .169 .214 33
8 Fred Dorman 38 43 124 26 7 2 0 .210 .298 37
9 Jake Drake 26 17 63 15 7 0 1 .238 .397 25
10 Clem Dreisewerd* 24 39 92 12 4 1 0 .130 .196 18
11 Robert Eisiminger 19 18 28 3 0 0 0 .107 .107 3
12 Charles Englehart? -- 18 45 10 2 0 1 .222 .333 15
13 Roy Fowler 22 119 454 121 18 2 4 .267 .341 155
14 Joseph Gravino 21 12 43 8 1 1 0 .186 .256 11
15 John Joyce? -- 13 40 5 0 0 0 .125 .125 5
16 Joseph King 20 35 123 25 3 1 1 .203 .268 33
17 Denny Miller 26 91 321 80 14 2 8 .249 .380 122 Stats for 2 teams
18 Samuel Miller* 17 15 39 7 2 0 0 .179 .231 9
19 Robert Moers? -- 14 49 12 2 0 1 .245 .347 17
20 Eugene Nafie 22 31 109 25 5 1 3 .229 .376 41
21 John O'Connor? -- 17 40 8 0 0 0 .200 .200 8
22 Irvin Peterman# 22 10 32 2 0 0 0 .063 .063 2
23 James Pollock 19 10 22 4 1 0 0 .182 .227 5
24 Freddy Schmidt 24 21 45 3 0 0 0 .067 .067 3
25 Joe Schmidt 22 126 480 153 24 3 15 .319 .475 228
26 Raymond Smith 20 79 249 60 9 4 6 .241 .382 95
27 George Turbeville 25 51 148 33 5 0 1 .223 .277 41
28 Mel Wasley* 23 96 340 91 19 2 6 .268 .388 132
29 Henry Zajac 24 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
29 Players 23.6
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 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 Bud Byerly 19 4 8 .333 4.46 21 123.0 122 81 61 72 1.577 8.9 5.3
2 Clem Dreisewerd* 24 23 9 .719 2.48 38 247.0 227 83 68 49 1.117 8.3 1.8
3 Robert Eisiminger 19 2 6 .250 6.04 14 73.0 92 60 49 36 1.753 11.3 4.4
4 Irvin Peterman 22 1 6 .143 9.31 9 59.0 88 69 61 38 2.136 13.4 5.8
5 James Pollock 19 2 1 .667 6.11 10 53.0 54 39 36 46 1.887 9.2 7.8
6 Freddy Schmidt 24 10 7 .588 3.99 21 124.0 117 68 55 61 1.435 8.5 4.4
7 George Turbeville* 25 7 7 .500 3.86 18 105.0 99 57 45 57 1.486 8.5 4.9
8 Henry Zajac 24 1 2 .333 5 0 17.0 9 6 4.8 3.2 0.67
8 Players 22.3

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Raymond Smith 60 335 29 14 .963 6.07
Del Ballinger 37 181 21 4 .981 5.46
John Joyce 11 56 8 7 .901 5.82
Samuel Miller 10 27 2 4 .879 2.90

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Alston 127 1015 77 14 .987 8.60

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Allen Dernback 47 93 128 19 .921 4.70
Fred Dorman 42 113 114 10 .958 5.40
Robert Moers 15 34 33 5 .931 4.47

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Schmidt 105 117 179 27 .916 2.82

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Fowler 118 204 319 57 .902 4.43

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leonard Burton 84 209 9 2 .991 2.60
Mel Wasley 75 134 8 3 .979 1.89
Denny Miller 65 127 5 5 .964 2.03 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph King 34 89 2 2 .978 2.68
Eugene Nafie 31 58 8 4 .943 2.13
George Turbeville 27 42 0 2 .955 1.56
Joseph Conway 16 28 2 1 .968 1.88
Jake Drake 16 26 3 4 .879 1.81
John O'Connor 10 9 2 1 .917 1.10

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clem Dreisewerd 38 0.00
Bud Byerly 21 0.00
Freddy Schmidt 21 0.00
Robert Eisiminger 14 0.00
James Pollock 10 0.00
Irvin Peterman 9 0.00
Henry Zajac 5 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Herbert Alban -- Unknown
Walter Alston 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 1, 1911 Venice, OH, US
Donald Bakkelund 20 R L 5' 11.0" 175 1920
Del Ballinger 21 L R 5' 8.0" 185 Mar 17, 1919 Fort Oglethorpe, GA, US
Frederick Berger 21 L L 6' 1.0" 182 1919
Francis Boettcher 18 L 5' 10.0" 180 1922
Edward Bojak 24 Feb 2, 1916
Richard Boyd -- Unknown
Walter Brown 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 23, 1915 Jamestown, NY, US
Leonard Burton 23 L L 5' 11.0" 168 Mar 18, 1917 Eastaboga, AL, US
Bud Byerly 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 26, 1920 Webster Groves, MO, US
William Colone 22 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 17, 1917
Joseph Conway 23 R 6' 0.0" 180 1917
Allen Dernback 23 R R 5' 10.0" 168 1917
Fred Dorman 38 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jun 6, 1902 Carlstadt, NJ, US
Jake Drake 26 R R 6' 2.0" 192 1914
Roy Drasites 22 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1918
Clem Dreisewerd 24 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 24, 1916 Old Monroe, MO, US
Robert Eisiminger 19 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Sep 1, 1920
Charles Englehart -- Unknown
Robert Ewing 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1919
Roy Fowler 22 R 6' 0.0" Mar 8, 1918 Columbia, MO, US
Joseph Gravino 21 R 5' 11.0" 185 1919
Carl Hansen 21 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1919
John Joyce -- Unknown
Charles Kearney 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1918
Joseph King 20 R 6' 2.0" 220 1920
Wilson Koewing 27 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1913
Denny Miller 26 R 5' 11.0" Jun 24, 1914 Manchester, PA, US
Samuel Miller 17 L 6' 0.0" 175 1923
Robert Moers -- Unknown
Eugene Nafie 22 R 6' 0.0" 180 1918
John O'Connor -- Unknown
John Owens 23 L L 6' 0.0" 177 1917
Irvin Peterman 22 S R 6' 0.0" 190 1918
Norman Petersen 24 L 5' 8.0" 165 Jan 21, 1916 Farewell, NE, US
James Pollock 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1921
Walter Rachunok 22 May 21, 1918
Freddy Schmidt 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 9, 1916 Hartford, CT, US
Joe Schmidt 22 R 5' 10.0" 185 Jun 9, 1918 Belleville, IL, US
Joe Shroba 24 S 6' 0.0" 191 Mar 19, 1916
Raymond Smith 20 R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 14, 1920
George Turbeville 25 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 24, 1914 Turbeville, SC, US
Mel Wasley 23 L 5' 7.0" 160 Apr 19, 1917 Grass Valley, CA, US
Regis Wortman 22 R 5' 11.0" 158 1918
Henry Zajac 24 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Jun 7, 1916 Meriden, CT, US

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