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1940 Fort Worth Cats

1940 > Class A-1 > 1940 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bob Linton
Represented: Fort Worth, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

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 Joe Abreu 27 158 565 141 27 6 10 .250 .372 210
2 Charley Baron* 27 21 69 21 7 1 0 .304 .435 30
3 Harry Boyles 28 10 9 2 0 0 0 .222 .222 2
4 Walter Cazen 28 126 445 127 31 2 9 .285 .425 189
5 Buster Chatham 38 163 592 156 26 10 8 .264 .382 226
6 Roy Easterwood 25 57 178 35 3 1 7 .197 .343 61
7 Ed Greer 39 42 70 5 0 0 0 .071 .071 5
8 Ward Hightower? -- 6 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Eldon Hill* 18 9 12 1 0 0 0 .083 .083 1
10 Harold Hillin* 37 66 105 26 2 0 0 .248 .267 28
11 Claude Horton 29 57 82 12 4 1 1 .146 .256 21
12 Wyman Hunnicutt? 19 12 52 7 2 0 0 .135 .173 9
13 Irv Jeffries 34 135 494 119 14 7 3 .241 .316 156
14 Norm Kies 29 45 111 26 4 0 1 .234 .297 33
15 Carl Kott 32 4 8 2 1 0 0 .250 .375 3
16 Stephen Kuk 26 6 25 5 1 0 1 .200 .360 9
17 Doc Liepelt 26 5 6 1 1 0 0 .167 .333 2
18 Bob Linton* 38 71 205 45 7 0 0 .220 .254 52
19 Don Looney? -- 20 38 10 1 0 0 .263 .289 11
20 Firpo Marberry 41 24 39 7 0 0 0 .179 .179 7
21 Clyde McDowell 30 156 610 174 21 10 2 .285 .362 221
22 Roy Mosley 21 36 27 2 0 0 0 .074 .074 2
23 D.J. O'Brien* 26 17 40 7 0 0 0 .175 .175 7
24 Prince Oana 30 159 594 157 28 6 14 .264 .402 239
25 Lee Stebbins* 35 113 376 92 7 1 0 .245 .269 101
26 R. Taylor? -- 6 12 2 1 0 0 .167 .250 3
27 Joseph Weeks* 23 25 44 9 1 0 0 .205 .227 10
28 William Yocke* 29 6 7 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 1
29 Joseph Yourkovich* 23 7 27 11 3 0 1 .407 .630 17
29 Players 31.3
* - 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 Harry Boyles 28 1 1 .500 3.09 10 32.0 40 17 11 12 1.625 11.2 3.4
2 Syd Cohen* 34 1 11 .083 4.34 28 112.0 137 68 54 26 1.455 11.0 2.1 Stats for 2 teams
3 Ed Greer 39 7 17 .292 4.39 42 211.0 242 128 103 49 1.379 10.3 2.1
4 Harold Hillin 37 11 17 .393 4.90 47 215.0 265 143 117 79 1.600 11.1 3.3
5 Claude Horton 29 10 21 .323 3.98 44 226.0 240 131 100 79 1.412 9.6 3.1
6 Fabian Kowalik 32 0 0 4 5.0 11 5 3.200 19.8 9.0
7 Frank Lamanske* 33 1 3 .250 9.00 9 34.0 51 35 34 11 1.824 13.5 2.9 Stats for 2 teams
8 Doc Liepelt 26 0 2 .000 5.68 5 19.0 19 31 12 7 1.368 9.0 3.3
9 Firpo Marberry 41 6 7 .462 4.15 24 16 117.0 202 61 54 26 1.949 15.5 2.0
10 Wallace Mehrens* 18 0 2 .000 2 7.0 7 4 1.571 9.0 5.1
11 Roy Mosley 21 1 3 .250 5.61 35 93.0 121 78 58 44 1.774 11.7 4.3
12 Otho Nitcholas 31 13 10 .565 3.17 35 193.0 214 91 68 18 1.202 10.0 0.8 Stats for 2 teams
13 Ray Starr 34 12 17 .414 2.78 40 265.0 230 107 82 68 1.125 7.8 2.3 Stats for 2 teams
14 Max Thomas? 35 7 15 .318 3.72 37 218.0 233 106 90 50 1.298 9.6 2.1 Stats for 2 teams
15 William Yocke* 29 0 1 .000 6.00 6 21.0 34 15 14 8 2.000 14.6 3.4
15 Players 33.2
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Bob Linton 58 236 41 7 .975 4.78
Roy Easterwood 49 172 21 7 .965 3.94
Norm Kies 41 95 16 4 .965 2.71
Joseph Weeks 23 55 11 2 .971 2.87

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Stebbins 99 894 68 12 .988 9.72
Charley Baron 20 184 17 0 1.000 10.05

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clyde McDowell 156 447 449 24 .974 5.74

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Irv Jeffries 89 96 166 22 .923 2.94
Wyman Hunnicutt 12 10 20 3 .909 2.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buster Chatham 113 234 324 38 .936 4.94

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Prince Oana 144 338 19 14 .962 2.48
Walter Cazen 119 230 11 12 .953 2.03
John Stoneham 104 154 11 6 .965 1.59 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Abreu 76 184 12 9 .956 2.58
Harold Lee 67 178 5 7 .963 2.73 Stats for 2 teams
Don Looney 13 26 1 0 1.000 2.08

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harold Hillin 47
Claude Horton 44
Ed Greer 42
Ray Starr 40 Stats for 2 teams
Max Thomas 37 Stats for 2 teams
Roy Mosley 35
Otho Nitcholas 35 Stats for 2 teams
Syd Cohen 28 Stats for 2 teams
Firpo Marberry 24
Harry Boyles 10
Frank Lamanske 9 Stats for 2 teams
William Yocke 6
Doc Liepelt 5
Fabian Kowalik 4
Wallace Mehrens 2

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Joe Abreu 27 R R 5' 8.0" 160 May 24, 1913 Oakland, CA, US
Charley Baron 27 L 5' 10.0" 180 Nov 25, 1912
Harry Boyles 28 R R 6' 5.0" 185 Nov 29, 1911 Granite City, IL, US
Walter Cazen 28 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 29, 1911
Buster Chatham 38 R R 5' 5.0" 150 Dec 25, 1901 West, TX, US
Syd Cohen 34 S L 5' 11.0" 180 May 7, 1906 Baltimore, MD, US
Roy Easterwood 25 R R 6' 0.0" 196 Jan 12, 1915 Waxahachie, TX, US
Ed Greer 39 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Apr 4, 1901 Grant, VA, US
Ward Hightower -- Unknown
Eldon Hill 18 L 5' 11.0" 162 Jan 20, 1922
Harold Hillin 37 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 7, 1902
Claude Horton 29 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 5, 1911 Fort Worth, TX, US
Wyman Hunnicutt 19 Sep 2, 1920
Irv Jeffries 34 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 10, 1905 Louisville, KY, US
Norm Kies 29 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 10, 1910 Toledo, OH, US
Carl Kott 32 R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 24, 1908 Fredericksburg, TX, US
Fabian Kowalik 32 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Apr 22, 1908 Falls City, TX, US
Stephen Kuk 26 R 5' 10.0" 175 1914
Frank Lamanske 33 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 30, 1906 Oglesby, IL, US
Harold Lee 25 L 6' 1.0" 175 1915
Doc Liepelt 26 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1914 SD, US
Bob Linton 38 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 18, 1902 Emerson, AR, US
Don Looney -- Unknown
Firpo Marberry 41 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 30, 1898 Streetman, TX, US
Clyde McDowell 30 R 5' 8.0" 160 1910
Wallace Mehrens 18 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1922
Roy Mosley 21 R R 6' 0.0" 188 1919
Otho Nitcholas 31 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 13, 1908 McKinney, TX, US
D.J. O'Brien 26 L 5' 11.0" 165 1914
Prince Oana 30 R R 6' 2.0" 193 Jan 22, 1910 Waipahu, HI, US
Ray Starr 34 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Apr 23, 1906 Nowata, OK, US
Lee Stebbins 35 L 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 3, 1904
John Stoneham 31 L R 5' 9.0" 168 Nov 8, 1908 Wood River, IL, US
R. Taylor -- Unknown
Max Thomas 35 Oct 23, 1904 Kaysville, UT, US
Joseph Weeks 23 L 5' 7.0" 170 1917
William Yocke 29 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 19, 1910
Joseph Yourkovich 23 L 5' 6.0" 1917 Benld, IL, US

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