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1940 Gastonia Cardinals

1940 > Class D > 1940 Tar Heel League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Milt Bocek
Represented: Gastonia, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939

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 Benedict Baumgartner* 21 30 77 10 0 0 0 .130 .130 10
2 Harold Beal 19 66 235 69 11 2 0 .294 .357 84
3 Milt Bocek 27 108 431 157 31 13 13 .364 .587 253
4 Robert Booma? 21 11 42 4 1 0 0 .095 .119 5
5 Marvin Cargill 20 109 410 111 23 3 3 .271 .363 149
6 Lebran Cox? -- 26 102 23 9 1 1 .225 .363 37
7 John Dellinger? 21 30 110 28 11 0 0 .255 .355 39
8 Gilbert Dobbs 21 24 41 9 2 0 0 .220 .268 11
9 Norman Gerdeman# 23 25 94 19 3 0 0 .202 .234 22
10 Eugene Goforth* 19 20 30 4 1 0 0 .133 .167 5 Stats for 2 teams
11 Conrad Graff* 20 109 467 128 22 7 1 .274 .358 167
12 John Herr 20 34 74 14 1 1 0 .189 .230 17
13 Benjamin Huffstickler? -- 16 54 13 4 0 1 .241 .370 20
14 Stephen Kamas? 19 28 106 24 2 2 0 .226 .283 30
15 George Marra 20 51 203 56 7 6 4 .276 .429 87
16 Harry Michel* 26 82 285 98 18 5 8 .344 .526 150
17 Frank Mottley* 24 35 76 20 6 0 0 .263 .342 26 Stats for 2 teams
18 William Osborne 19 29 64 15 2 1 0 .234 .297 19
19 Irvin Peterman# 22 11 21 2 1 0 0 .095 .143 3
20 Rolla Rand 23 107 459 148 34 3 3 .322 .429 197
21 William Robinson? -- 29 109 24 8 1 1 .220 .339 37 Stats for 2 teams
22 Forest Rogers* 22 82 356 123 29 5 5 .346 .497 177
23 Leo Summers 17 22 42 7 1 0 1 .167 .262 11
24 Melvin Wessing? -- 16 57 10 0 0 0 .175 .175 10
24 Players 21.9
* - 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 Benedict Baumgartner* 21 14 9 .609 3.40 30 212.0 211 111 80 73 1.340 9.0 3.1
2 Gilbert Dobbs 21 8 2 .800 6.41 16 80.0 85 71 57 64 1.862 9.6 7.2
3 Eugene Goforth 19 2 5 .286 5.62 18 80.0 96 71 50 61 1.962 10.8 6.9 Stats for 2 teams
4 John Herr* 20 15 9 .625 4.18 32 183.0 185 114 85 110 1.612 9.1 5.4
5 Frank Mottley* 24 13 11 .542 3.84 27 178.0 158 92 76 71 1.287 8.0 3.6 Stats for 2 teams
6 William Osborne 19 9 8 .529 3.53 29 176.0 191 104 69 83 1.557 9.8 4.2
7 Irvin Peterman 22 4 4 .500 5.71 11 63.0 69 50 40 43 1.778 9.9 6.1
8 Leo Summers 17 6 5 .545 4.45 22 99.0 111 73 49 62 1.747 10.1 5.6
8 Players 20.3
* - 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
Harry Michel 66 434 66 11 .978 7.58
Harold Beal 45 275 29 3 .990 6.76

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Conrad Graff 108 932 48 30 .970 9.07

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lebran Cox 26 54 58 12 .903 4.31
William Robinson 26 49 67 13 .899 4.46 Stats for 2 teams
Norman Gerdeman 25 71 54 11 .919 5.00
Melvin Wessing 14 24 34 6 .906 4.14

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Marra 51 59 94 16 .905 3.00
Stephen Kamas 28 33 61 15 .862 3.36
Benjamin Huffstickler 16 13 26 8 .830 2.44
Robert Booma 11 11 16 7 .794 2.45

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marvin Cargill 109 224 328 38 .936 5.06

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Milt Bocek 108 189 11 14 .935 1.85
Rolla Rand 106 210 20 9 .962 2.17
Forest Rogers 67 97 7 6 .945 1.55
John Dellinger 30 42 5 1 .979 1.57

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Herr 32 0.00
Benedict Baumgartner 30 0.00
William Osborne 29 0.00
Frank Mottley 27 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Leo Summers 22 0.00
Eugene Goforth 18 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Gilbert Dobbs 16 0.00
Irvin Peterman 11 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Benedict Baumgartner 21 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 22, 1918 Bird Island, MN, US
Harold Beal 19 R 6' 1.0" 185 1921
Alphonse Bielan 23 R 6' 2.0" 185 1917
Milt Bocek 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 16, 1912 Chicago, IL, US
Robert Booma 21 Dec 18, 1918
Marvin Cargill 20 R 5' 8.0" 170 1920
Lebran Cox -- Unknown
John Dellinger 21 Jul 9, 1918
Lloyd DiBartolo -- Unknown
Gilbert Dobbs 21 R R 5' 11.0" 202 1919
Norman Gerdeman 23 S 5' 9.0" 160 1917
Eugene Goforth 19 L R 6' 4.0" 190 1921
Conrad Graff 20 L 5' 10.0" 162 1920 New Orleans, LA, US
Earl Gray 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 28, 1920
Clyde Heafner -- Unknown
John Herr 20 R L 6' 1.0" 180 1920
Benjamin Huffstickler -- Unknown
Stephen Kamas 19 5' 9.0" 160 Mar 26, 1921
George Marra 20 R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1920 Washington, PA, US
Harry Michel 26 L 5' 10.0" 165 1914
Frank Mottley 24 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1916
C. Nichols -- Unknown
William Osborne 19 R R 6' 2.0" 240 1921
Irvin Peterman 22 S R 6' 0.0" 190 1918
Rufus Price -- Unknown
Rolla Rand 23 R 6' 0.0" 172 1917
William Robinson -- Unknown
Forest Rogers 22 L 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 9, 1917 Maiden, NC, US
Harley Street 22 L R 5' 11.0" 180 1918
Leo Summers 17 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1923
Melvin Wessing -- Unknown

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