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1940 Register League Encyclopedia

Year Index / Affiliations / Map of Teams / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Other Years: 1939 / 1941

League-by-League Batting

51American LeagueMajor League827.94.97123848273430176147116742167513883569147833344974727.271.342.407.75017516928151608
52National LeagueMajor League827.94.39123447630429865421113281934416688500947537794329.264.326.376.70216158893207658
53Negro American LeagueNegro Majors7
54Negro National LeagueNegro Majors6
4American AssociationAA827.4
5International LeagueAA826.9
6Pacific Coast LeagueAA828.1
1Eastern LeagueA825.0
2Southern AssociationA-1826.5
3Texas LeagueA-1826.7
7Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB823.8
8Interstate LeagueB824.2118398210411425339.261.3531406
9Piedmont LeagueB824.3
10Quebec Provincial LeagueB625.9
11South Atlantic LeagueB824.2
12Southeastern LeagueB825.0
13Western International LeagueB624.1
14Arizona-Texas LeagueC420.6
15Canadian-American LeagueC823.5
16Cotton States LeagueC824.3
17East Texas LeagueC822.9
18Michigan State LeagueC621.8
19Middle Atlantic LeagueC623.2
20Pioneer LeagueC622.2
21Western AssociationC822.9
22Alabama State LeagueD623.2
23Appalachian LeagueD822.4
24Arkansas-Missouri LeagueD4
25Bi-State LeagueD823.5
26Coastal Plain LeagueD823.7
27Eastern Shore LeagueD821.2
28Evangeline LeagueD822.8130443910601803644.239.3251444
29Florida East Coast LeagueD623.4
30Florida State LeagueD822.2
31Georgia-Florida LeagueD822.7
32Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueD822.9
33Mountain State LeagueD622.2
34North Carolina State LeagueD824.1
35Northeast Arkansas LeagueD421.212040149971674646.248.3471394
36Northern LeagueD823.2
37Ohio State LeagueD621.5
38Pennsylvania State AssociationD621.310837319951595743.267.3741397
39Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueD621.710335349321605847.264.3821349
40Tar Heel LeagueD623.1
41Virginia LeagueD422.3
42West Texas-New Mexico LeagueD823.0
43Western LeagueD422.0
44Wisconsin State LeagueD621.8
45Cuban LeagueForeign
46Japanese Baseball LeagueForeign923.43.08938352813042828866262798255106242394640243581.
47Cuban Winter LeagueWinter
48Panama Winter LeagueWinter
49Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter
56California Winter LeagueWinter
50Mexican LeagueIndependent80.0
55Independent NegroNo Classification60.0

League-by-League Pitching

51American LeagueMajor League828.54.97616616.5004.38123812386885506112110958.011674614753378834496472915125271482681.4769.
52National LeagueMajor League829.54.39612612.5003.85123412346905448211211093.211329542147436883769432720026186476471.3619.
53Negro American LeagueNegro Majors7
54Negro National LeagueNegro Majors6
4American AssociationAA828.3
5International LeagueAA828.0
6Pacific Coast LeagueAA829.1
1Eastern LeagueA825.6
2Southern AssociationA-1827.2
3Texas LeagueA-1828.5
7Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB823.5
8Interstate LeagueB824.04.576256.525118118539
9Piedmont LeagueB824.3
10Quebec Provincial LeagueB625.8
11South Atlantic LeagueB824.5
12Southeastern LeagueB824.8
13Western International LeagueB624.0
14Arizona-Texas LeagueC421.4
15Canadian-American LeagueC823.0
16Cotton States LeagueC823.5
17East Texas LeagueC821.9
18Michigan State LeagueC621.8
19Middle Atlantic LeagueC621.7
20Pioneer LeagueC621.8
21Western AssociationC822.4
22Alabama State LeagueD622.5
23Appalachian LeagueD822.5
24Arkansas-Missouri LeagueD4
25Bi-State LeagueD823.4
26Coastal Plain LeagueD823.7
27Eastern Shore LeagueD820.9
28Evangeline LeagueD822.26.005179.392130130780
29Florida East Coast LeagueD624.3
30Florida State LeagueD821.8
31Georgia-Florida LeagueD822.6
32Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueD822.4
33Mountain State LeagueD620.8
34North Carolina State LeagueD823.6
35Northeast Arkansas LeagueD419.84773.392120120
36Northern LeagueD821.9
37Ohio State LeagueD622.3
38Pennsylvania State AssociationD620.85157.472108108
39Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueD621.24855.466103103
40Tar Heel LeagueD622.6
41Virginia LeagueD421.3
42West Texas-New Mexico LeagueD822.8
43Western LeagueD423.0
44Wisconsin State LeagueD622.0
45Cuban LeagueForeign1
46Japanese Baseball LeagueForeign922.63.08447447.5002.129389384025361458471.06262288619981064024035811181071352891.2146.
47Cuban Winter LeagueWinter1
48Panama Winter LeagueWinter1
49Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter1
56California Winter LeagueWinter1
50Mexican LeagueIndependent825.0
55Independent NegroNo Classification6

League-by-League Fielding

51American LeagueMajor League81238328741386014431195.97010247833341%239,591
52National LeagueMajor League81234332731455313941143.9727147537144%
53Negro American LeagueNegro Majors7
54Negro National LeagueNegro Majors6
4American AssociationAA8
5International LeagueAA8
6Pacific Coast LeagueAA8
1Eastern LeagueA8
2Southern AssociationA-18
3Texas LeagueA-18
7Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB8
8Interstate LeagueB8118
9Piedmont LeagueB8
10Quebec Provincial LeagueB6
11South Atlantic LeagueB8
12Southeastern LeagueB8
13Western International LeagueB6
14Arizona-Texas LeagueC4
15Canadian-American LeagueC8
16Cotton States LeagueC8
17East Texas LeagueC8
18Michigan State LeagueC6
19Middle Atlantic LeagueC6
20Pioneer LeagueC6
21Western AssociationC8
22Alabama State LeagueD6
23Appalachian LeagueD8
24Arkansas-Missouri LeagueD4
25Bi-State LeagueD8
26Coastal Plain LeagueD8
27Eastern Shore LeagueD8
28Evangeline LeagueD8130
29Florida East Coast LeagueD6
30Florida State LeagueD8
31Georgia-Florida LeagueD8
32Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueD8
33Mountain State LeagueD6
34North Carolina State LeagueD8
35Northeast Arkansas LeagueD4120
36Northern LeagueD8
37Ohio State LeagueD6
38Pennsylvania State AssociationD6108
39Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueD6103
40Tar Heel LeagueD6
41Virginia LeagueD4
42West Texas-New Mexico LeagueD8
43Western LeagueD4
44Wisconsin State LeagueD6
45Cuban LeagueForeign1
46Japanese Baseball LeagueForeign9938
47Cuban Winter LeagueWinter1
48Panama Winter LeagueWinter1
49Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter1
56California Winter LeagueWinter1
50Mexican LeagueIndependent8
55Independent NegroNo Classification6

Pro Baseball Map for 1940

ALL TEAMS ARE LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE TOWN THEY ARE LISTED IN. We have not located the actual location of the ballpark.

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