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1940 Hopkinsville Hoppers

1940 > Class D > 1940 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Hal Sueme and Herb Welch
Represented: Hopkinsville, KY
Ballpark: Mercer Park (III) (Hopkinsville, KY), Mercer Park (III) (Hopkinsville, KY) and Mercer Park (III) (Hopkinsville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Jim Bryan*3646180611307.339.52895
2Julian Burgess*27569418310.191.24523
3Andrew Cafferky?--155212121.231.38520
4Alfred Carr*23145310100.189.20811
5Andrew Kelleher?--11377300.189.27010
6Ed Killough?--11444100.091.1145
7Tony Kvedar*2011842711624625.272.532227
8James Martin?--3615435252.227.34453
9Robert O'Brien233111533613.287.43550
10Lewis Richardson2387297571123.192.27381
11George Schoettlin?--10376000.162.1626
12Roy Smith2221495002.102.22411
13Joe Stanley?--993901192367.305.449175
14James Walker2211142415737818.370.623264
15Herb Welch*4143152561421.368.50777
15 Players25.1
* - 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
1Julian Burgess27717.2926.2341205.0279192142971.83412.24.3
2Allen Harvey?--23.4003.60745.0512918161.48910.23.2
3Tony Kvedar?2089.4715.1434198.02451651131001.74211.14.5
4Gilbert Lee2233.5008.031265.01016258171.81514.02.4Stats for 2 teams
5Jack McGlothlin*2355.5005.5227155.019212495581.61311.13.4Stats for 2 teams
6Roy Smith?22514.2636.6526130.017412596721.89212.05.0
7Tommy Thomasson2456.4553.8219113.01337448351.48710.62.8Stats for 3 teams
8Roger Wright18512.2943.6429168.019312068521.45810.32.8Stats for 2 teams
8 Players22.5
* - 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


Lewis Richardson503005412.9677.08
Ernest Henteges26152132.9886.35Stats for 2 teams


James Walker1119827118.9839.49


Albert Gallo6112918816.9525.20Stats for 2 teams
Melbourn DeJarnette3583979.9525.14Stats for 3 teams
Joe Ben Reese20466010.9145.30Stats for 2 teams


James Decker10310723933.9133.36Stats for 2 teams
James Martin26133410.8251.81


Thomas Hensler11922232853.9124.62Stats for 2 teams
Victor Males11220433149.9164.78Stats for 2 teams
Henry Farris399213538.8575.82Stats for 2 teams


Joe Stanley991861114.9341.99
Tony Kvedar8013064.9711.70
Mel Riest67118116.9561.93Stats for 2 teams
Jim Bryan467805.9401.70
Herb Welch384867.8851.42
Robert Churchill282642.9381.07Stats for 2 teams
Robert O'Brien192411.9621.32
Andrew Cafferky153712.9502.53
Alfred Carr142814.8792.07
George Schoettlin1019001.0001.90


Julian Burgess41
Roger Wright29Stats for 2 teams
Jack McGlothlin27Stats for 2 teams
Roy Smith26
Tommy Thomasson19Stats for 3 teams
Gilbert Lee12Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Anderson19RR6' 2.0"1801921
Clyde Bell--Unknown
William Black--Unknown
Jim Bryan36LR5' 11.0"180Feb 4, 1904Dickson, TN, US
Lefty Buickel18LL5' 11.0"160Aug 27, 1921Boonville, IN, US
Julian Burgess27LR6' 3.0"190Oct 4, 1912
Andrew Cafferky--Unknown
Alfred Carr23L6' 0.0"1917
Robert Churchill21L5' 11.0"175Aug 12, 1918Memphis, TN, US
James Decker21R5' 11.0"1801919
Melbourn DeJarnette20R6' 1.0"1731920
Henry Farris--Unknown
Albert Gallo16R5' 6.0"1401924
Russell Gertsinger--Unknown
John Giles--Unknown
Crawford Grissom--Unknown
Fred Harig22RR6' 1.0"1651918
Allen Harvey--Unknown
Durwood Hasley--Unknown
Thomas Hensler18L5' 9.0"1481922
Ernest Henteges--Unknown
Theodore Hoemann20RR6' 1.0"2001920
Buck Houston--Unknown
William Howe--Unknown
Andrew Kelleher--Unknown
Raymond Kilbrough--Unknown
Ed Killough--Unknown
Tony Kvedar20L5' 9.0"180Jan 31, 1920Athol, MA, US
Gilbert Lee22RR5' 11.0"1681918
Victor Males22R5' 9.0"1551918
Doc Marett--LRUnknown
James Martin--Unknown
Jack McGlothlin23L6' 2.0"1701917
Leon McLeod--Unknown
Eldon Nicolai--Unknown
Robert O'Brien23R6' 2.0"1951917
John Phillips--Unknown
Joe Ben Reese19L5' 9.0"165Oct 17, 1920
Lewis Richardson23R5' 9.0"1851917
Mel Riest--Unknown
Andrew Sandretto25Oct 5, 1914IL, US
George Schoettlin--Unknown
George Shell17LL5' 11.0"1851923
Don Shelton--Unknown
Eddie Smith--Unknown
Roy Smith22R6' 1.0"1751918
Joe Stanley--Unknown
Ed Steck--Unknown
Rogers Strabala--Unknown
Harry Stricklett20R5' 11.0"170Aug 13, 1919
Hal Sueme31RR6' 1.0"180Apr 16, 1909St. Louis, MO, US
Tommy Thomasson24RR6' 0.0"1701916
James Walker22R6' 1.0"1901918
Herb Welch41LR5' 6.0"154Oct 19, 1898Ro Ellen, TN, US
Joe Wilmuth--Unknown
Roger Wright18RR6' 1.0"1751922
William Young--Unknown

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