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1940 Elmira Pioneers

1940 > Class A > 1940 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Bill Killefer
Represented: Elmira, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Charlie Gassaway*2119366100.167.1947
2James George?--235611100.196.21412
3Paul Gillespie*196614438813.264.39657
4Jack Glynn*29115387951550.245.310120
5Ed Head22226310300.159.20613
6Stew Hofferth2719489001.188.25012
7Eddie Hope254914327500.189.22432
8John Hvisdos26328014200.175.20016
9Joe Just248524148811.199.25361
10Chet Kehn1819306100.200.2337
11Harry Leonard251405431413171.260.348189
12William Miller23226612100.182.19713
13Butch Moran231254491212677.269.405182
14Bill Norman2991277832326.300.462128
15Leo Norris3289325902042.277.382124
16Paul Paynick23388311300.133.16914
17Pete Reiser*21672499415127.378.618154
18Virgil Ricketts2115153000.200.2003
19Walter Rospond2510328000.250.2508
20Sam Scariot2524487000.146.1467
21William Skelley2182264571310.216.27372
22Albert Smith24236319202.302.42927
23Buck Templeton21204714200.298.34016
23 Players24.9
* - 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
1Charlie Gassaway*2166.5004.35191393.0905645601.6138.75.8
2Ed Head22127.6322.562120179.01486251641.1847.43.2
3John Hvisdos*261211.5223.082724196.01928367651.3118.83.0
4Chet Kehn1825.2863.6017870.0643828331.3868.24.2
5William Muhr2143.5714.8916246.0483125261.6099.45.1Stats for 2 teams
6Paul Paynick231114.4403.543527229.0217109901051.4068.54.1
7Virgil Ricketts2105.0006.1715854.0714737251.77811.84.2
8Raymond Roche*26108.5563.502719167.01618365941.5278.75.1Stats for 2 teams
9Sam Scariot2589.4712.982417136.01175445651.3387.74.3
9 Players23.2
* - 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


Joe Just79419534.9925.97
Paul Gillespie45140247.9593.64
John Sosh2484113.9693.96Stats for 2 teams
Stew Hofferth147081.9875.57


Butch Moran12410967312.9909.43
Ed Murphy1249537419.9828.28Stats for 2 teams


Leo Norris8910916313.9543.06
Albert Smith1723366.9083.47


William Skelley6210516420.9314.34
Eddie Hope498314311.9544.61
William Miller2232667.9334.45
Buck Templeton1114244.9053.45


Harry Leonard1403301215.9582.44
Jack Glynn10317037.9611.68
Bill Norman9015064.9751.73
Pete Reiser66109115.9601.82
Lewis Whitehead305012.9621.70Stats for 3 teams
James George152832.9392.07


Paul Paynick35
John Hvisdos27
Raymond Roche27Stats for 2 teams
Sam Scariot24
Ed Head21
Charlie Gassaway19
Chet Kehn17
William Muhr16Stats for 2 teams
Virgil Ricketts15

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Lew Carpenter26RR6' 2.0"195Aug 16, 1913Woodstock, GA, US
James Cooney20R5' 11.0"160Jul 5, 1919Providence, RI, US
Robert Costello22RL6' 3.0"1801918
Charlie Gassaway21LL6' 2.0"210Aug 12, 1918Gassaway, TN, US
James George--Unknown
Paul Gillespie19LR6' 3.0"195Sep 18, 1920Sugar Valley, GA, US
Jack Glynn29L5' 11.0"185May 7, 1911Franklin, NJ, US
Ed Head22RR6' 1.0"175Jan 25, 1918Selma, LA, US
Stew Hofferth27RR6' 2.0"195Jan 27, 1913Logansport, IN, US
Eddie Hope25RR5' 10.0"160Oct 22, 1914Chicago, IL, US
John Hvisdos26RL5' 11.0"1651914
Joe Just24RR5' 11.0"185Jan 8, 1916Milwaukee, WI, US
Chet Kehn18RR5' 11.0"168Oct 30, 1921San Diego, CA, US
Harry Leonard25R5' 11.0"1801915
Carl Lindquist21RR6' 2.0"185May 9, 1919Morris Run, PA, US
William Miller23R5' 10.0"1651917
Billy Moore21L5' 9.0"1601919
Butch Moran23RR5' 11.0"175May 12, 1917San Francisco, CA, US
William Muhr21RR6' 3.0"1781919
Ed Murphy21RR5' 11.0"190Aug 23, 1918Joliet, IL, US
Bill Norman29RR6' 2.0"190Jul 16, 1910St. Louis, MO, US
Leo Norris32RR5' 11.0"165May 17, 1908Bay St. Louis, MS, US
Red Norris30RL6' 0.0"185Feb 10, 1910Whiteville, NC, US
Paul Paynick23RR6' 0.0"1851917
Pete Reiser21LR5' 11.0"185Mar 17, 1919St. Louis, MO, US
Virgil Ricketts21RR6' 0.0"175Jan 19, 1919
Raymond Roche26LL6' 0.0"1801914
Walter Rospond25R5' 9.0"1521915
Sam Scariot25RR5' 11.0"183May 15, 1915
Alphonsus Simononis20R5' 8.0"175Dec 1, 1919
William Skelley21R5' 10.0"155Jan 7, 1919Atchison, KS, US
Albert Smith24R6' 0.0"1871916
John Sosh22R5' 11.0"1801918
Rocky Stone21RR6' 0.0"200Aug 23, 1918Redding, CA, US
Harry Taylor21RR6' 1.0"175May 20, 1919East Glenn, IN, US
Buck Templeton21R5' 10.0"165Jul 14, 1918Statesville, NC, US
Wally Westlake19RR6' 0.0"186Nov 8, 1920Gridley, CA, US
Lewis Whitehead27R5' 10.0"1651913

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