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1940 Shelby Colonels

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

Affiliation: Washington Senators-AL
Manager: Lou Haneles
Represented: Shelby, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Rhea Barber?--14123200.250.4175
2George Biershenk206523960745.251.37790
3Chet Dubic22279718422.186.33032
4Harold Freed?--225810110.172.22413
5Danny Gardella*203712732622.252.37848
6Robert Glover*205821647700.218.25054
7Lou Haneles*235313433721.246.35147
8Robert Horton?--46168411401.244.34558
9Harry Humphrey2126479100.191.21310
10Earl McCraw?--15263000.115.1153
11Harry Merchant2214547101.130.20411
12Michael Proch?--15180000.000.0000
13Charles Russian2311346010.176.2358
14Wilfred Sands?--18579200.158.19311
15Sylvester Sturges2065251611339.243.426107
16George Waterson?--3110321411.204.29130
16 Players20.7
* - 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
1Clarence Anderson?--713.3506.3725147.0170112104741.66010.44.5Stats for 2 teams
2Harry Humphrey21511.3134.3624128.01568462381.51611.02.7
3Earl McCraw?--36.3335.831471.0925746361.80311.74.6
3 Players21.0
* - 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


Lou Haneles301181814.9074.53
George Waterson241181511.9245.54
Wilfred Sands1870205.9475.00


Robert Glover585303814.9769.79


J.V. McGinnis8418025927.9425.23Stats for 2 teams


Harold Freed1513289.8202.73
Charles Russian1018264.9174.40


George Biershenk5510518639.8825.29
Harry Merchant1019265.9004.50


Sylvester Sturges64135116.9612.28
Red Cohn363617.8411.03Stats for 2 teams
Danny Gardella366154.9431.83
Chet Dubic275124.9301.96
Robert Horton2232301.0001.59


Clarence Anderson25Stats for 2 teams
Harry Humphrey24
Earl McCraw14

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bo Akin--Unknown
Clarence Anderson--Unknown
Frank Baktis--Unknown
Rhea Barber--Unknown
Claude Beam--Unknown
Newsom Beaver--Unknown
George Biershenk20R5' 8.0"1801920
John Borsa21Nov 2, 1918Warren, MA, US
Clint Cason--Unknown
Red Cohn20RRMar 28, 1920
Morris Cook17R5' 6.0"160Sep 28, 1922
Lloyd Crain--Unknown
Cliff Davis--Unknown
Jerome Dean--Unknown
Chet Dubic22R6' 0.0"1821918Detroit, MI, US
Grant Duncan--Unknown
John Earnhardt--Unknown
Francis Edwards--Unknown
Delbert Elger--Unknown
Harold Freed--Unknown
Danny Gardella20LL5' 7.0"160Feb 26, 1920New York, NY, US
Douglas Glover--Unknown
Robert Glover20L6' 0.0"1751920
Harold Godwin--Unknown
Guy Gold20LL5' 10.0"1751920
George Grunowicz--Unknown
Lou Haneles23LL6' 0.0"175Sep 15, 1916Chicago, IL, US
Robert Horton--Unknown
Harry Humphrey21RR5' 11.0"1501919
John Jamison--Unknown
T.J. Johnston--Unknown
Ralph Juzwik--Unknown
Larry Letteri--Unknown
Glenn Livingston23LR6' 0.0"170May 3, 1917
Grady Lutz--Unknown
Earl McCraw--Unknown
J.V. McGinnis20R5' 11.0"160Nov 21, 1919Gastonia, NC, US
Harry Merchant22R5' 11.0"1551918
John Moss21Nov 10, 1918Kings Mountain, NC, US
John Palmer--Unknown
Charles Parker--Unknown
Arthur Patchin29RR5' 10.0"1801911
Jack Paul--Unknown
Michael Proch--Unknown
James Rhyne--Unknown
Charles Russian23R5' 10.0"1651917
Wilfred Sands--Unknown
Mischa Sheehan--Unknown
Charles Smith--Unknown
Ginny Smith--Unknown
Don Sternberg--Unknown
Sylvester Sturges20R6' 0.0"1751920New York, NY, US
Harry Sullivan--Unknown
George Waterson--Unknown
Charles Whitfield--Unknown

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