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1940 Decatur Commodores

1940 > Class B > 1940 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Boyce Morrow and Lou Scoffic
Represented: Decatur, IL
Ballpark: Fans Field (Decatur, IL), Fans Field (Decatur, IL) and Fans Field (Decatur, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Jack Card24307310200.137.16412
2Dain Clay20114431153231410.355.543234
3Robert Eisiminger1917232100.087.1303
4Ray Hart23144410110.227.29513
5Archie Horne*251245121492080.291.361185
6Ted Kakoliris*213514133421.234.31244
7Clyde Kluttz2262201521560.259.39379
8George Niedson#2292274781654.285.423116
9Roman Roh22325710200.175.21112
10Harry Schmiel2212048214727151.305.429207
11Lou Scoffic2712145816423810.358.509233
12Dick Sisler*193103110.300.6006
13Raymond Smith2011143000.214.2143
14Justin Stein2887344891573.259.369127
15Max Surkont18349313110.140.17216
16Jake Suytar221214551252289.275.418190
17Archie Templeton*19305014211.280.42021
18Russ Wein#2311347000.206.2067
19Claude Wright231204361111345.255.337147
20William Yarewick*24348320021.241.32527
20 Players23.2
* - 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
1Jack Card241210.5453.7929185.020210378611.4229.83.0
2Robert Eisiminger1926.2506.711659.0765344351.88111.65.3
3Ray Hart2384.6672.6314106.0984331561.4538.34.8
4Roman Roh2299.5004.1330159.01669273921.6239.45.2
5Max Surkont18195.7922.5033234.019310065941.2267.43.6
6William Yarewick*241610.6153.5434211.01909783931.3418.14.0
6 Players21.7
* - 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


George Niedson753944814.9695.89
Clyde Kluttz583513410.9756.64


Jake Suytar12110468215.9879.32


Archie Horne11729832836.9465.35


Justin Stein866016221.9142.58
Ted Kakoliris30305311.8832.77


Claude Wright11721328645.9174.26


Harry Schmiel119203126.9731.81
Lou Scoffic11629368.9742.58
Dain Clay114196812.9441.79
Archie Templeton1510001.0000.67


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Thomas Astbury19R5' 9.0"170Dec 15, 1920
Gerald Burmeister22RR6' 2.0"205Aug 11, 1917Harmony, MN, US
Jack Card24RR6' 0.0"180Sep 30, 1915Ogden, UT, US
Dain Clay20RR5' 10.0"160Jul 10, 1919Hicksville, OH, US
Orval Cott21R6' 2.0"195Jul 17, 1918
Levo Dallape--Unknown
Hal Dobson20RR6' 2.0"190Oct 15, 1919Lincoln, NE, US
Roy Drasites22LL6' 0.0"1851918
Robert Eisiminger19RR5' 11.0"155Sep 1, 1920
Ray Hart23RR6' 0.0"1801917
Archie Horne25L5' 10.0"163Dec 11, 1914Wolfeboro, NH, US
Ted Kakoliris21L5' 10.0"175Aug 19, 1918Birmingham, AL, US
Clyde Kluttz22RR6' 0.0"193Dec 12, 1917Rockwell, NC, US
Wilson Koewing27RR5' 10.0"1701913
Samuel Kuipers22LL5' 10.0"165Jul 24, 1917
Robert Maren20RR6' 0.0"1951920
Kenneth Miller24R6' 0.0"1851916
Doyle Mills22RR6' 2.0"170Apr 25, 1918Annapolis, OH, US
George Niedson22S5' 10.0"2051918
Kenneth Reid22RL6' 1.0"1851918
Roman Roh22RR6' 1.0"180Sep 8, 1917Bruno, NE, US
Harry Schmiel22R6' 1.0"195Feb 22, 1918Chicago, IL, US
Lou Scoffic27RR5' 10.0"182May 20, 1913Herrin, IL, US
Dick Sisler19LR6' 2.0"205Nov 2, 1920St. Louis, MO, US
Raymond Smith20R6' 1.0"195Feb 14, 1920
Justin Stein28RR5' 11.0"180Aug 9, 1911St. Louis, MO, US
Max Surkont18RR6' 1.0"195Jun 16, 1922Central Falls, RI, US
Jake Suytar22RR6' 5.0"215Jul 10, 1917Ventura, CA, US
Archie Templeton19LL5' 11.0"1951921
Russ Wein23S5' 10.0"1601917
Claude Wright23R5' 9.0"155Aug 14, 1916
William Yarewick24LL6' 1.0"1701916Bayonne, NJ, US

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