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1940 Newport Dodgers

1940 > Class D > 1940 Northeast Arkansas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Paul Chervinko
Represented: Newport, AR
Ballpark: Mann Field (Newport, AR), Mann Field (Newport, AR) and Mann Field (Newport, AR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Harry Bafus?--2810720210.187.22424
2John Boyd?--3211328520.248.32737
3Lynn Callaway?--5120447311.230.27055
4Charles Casey204715833710.209.26642
5Leon Cato*1917449000.205.2059
6Paul Chervinko295417945702.251.32458
7Bob Chesnes#193512527401.216.27234
8Chuck Connors*194111000.091.0911
9Chandler Duncan*2212246014226143.309.446205
10Clifford Geer285018256821.308.39071
11Melvin Gordon*2131722100.028.0423
12Henry Hansen?--23746100.081.0957
13Harold Haub20224410400.227.31814
14Earl Hooper194212229221.238.31138
15William Johnson184413539123.289.39353
16George Kell174816927230.160.20735
17Raymond Kral192811331552.274.46052
18Andrew Kreevich202912530711.240.33642
19Pete Pettigrew?--10339100.273.30310
20James Rogers?--279312100.129.14013
21Caesar Russo?--3112321400.171.20325
22George Scherger192910926320.239.30333
23John Snyder*19117453140241310.309.486220
24Marshall Solie?--3413032230.246.30840
25Neal Springer?--13419100.220.24410
26Wirt Twitchell213411331612.274.39845
27Peter Zmitrovich2286345911241.264.330114
27 Players21.0
* - 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
1William Angstadt*1822.5004.50856.0593628501.9469.58.0
2Melvin Gordon211213.4802.5230211.02038959521.2098.72.2
3Henry Hansen?--1310.5653.3530234.0200115871281.4027.74.9
4Harold Haub20115.6883.3319119.01175344511.4128.83.9
5Earl Hooper19915.3753.4826194.018913875931.4548.84.3
6Andrew Steinbach*2024.3333.18651.0493318171.2948.63.0
7D. Williams?--44.5002.28867.0583817231.2097.83.1
7 Players19.9
* - 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


Paul Chervinko503413610.9747.54
William Johnson28190265.9777.71
Charles Casey271441610.9415.93
Neal Springer126764.9486.08
Pete Pettigrew105485.9256.20


Wirt Twitchell34277152.9938.59
Harry Bafus28209166.9748.04


Chandler Duncan5215515118.9445.88
George Scherger2988752.9885.62
Caesar Russo2046548.9265.00


George Kell4059803.9793.48
John Boyd32687417.8934.44
Lynn Callaway3246339.8982.47
Clifford Geer2554507.9374.16


Bob Chesnes35639926.8624.63
Andrew Kreevich29416111.9033.52


John Snyder117279217.9772.56
Peter Zmitrovich86139109.9431.73
Marshall Solie345823.9521.76
Raymond Kral285663.9542.21
James Rogers274732.9621.85
Leon Cato172113.8801.29


Melvin Gordon30
Henry Hansen30
Earl Hooper26
Harold Haub19

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Norman Alberson--Unknown
William Angstadt18RL6' 3.0"175Oct 5, 1921Shillington, PA, US
Harry Bafus--Unknown
John Boyd--Unknown
Lynn Callaway--Unknown
Charles Casey20R5' 11.0"1751920
Leon Cato19L6' 1.0"1701921
Paul Chervinko29RR5' 8.0"185Jul 23, 1910Trauger, PA, US
Bob Chesnes19SR6' 0.0"180May 6, 1921Oakland, CA, US
Garnold Cole24SL6' 0.0"185Oct 28, 1915
Chuck Connors19LL6' 5.0"190Apr 10, 1921Brooklyn, NY, US
Chandler Duncan22L5' 10.0"1801918
Orien Gates--Unknown
Clifford Geer28R5' 8.0"1651912
Melvin Gordon21LR5' 10.0"1751919
J. Hamner--Unknown
Henry Hansen--Unknown
Harold Haub20RR6' 1.0"180Oct 1, 1919Rockwell City, IA, US
Earl Hooper19RR6' 6.0"2031921
William Johnson18R6' 0.0"1871922
T.J. Johnston--Unknown
George Kell17RR5' 9.0"175Aug 23, 1922Swifton, AR, US
Larry Knez--Unknown
Raymond Kral19R6' 0.0"1751921
Andrew Kreevich20R5' 7.0"1601920
Charles Merrill19Mar 27, 1921Burlington County, NJ, US
Bill Ohler--Unknown
Pete Pettigrew--Unknown
Claude Plant20LL6' 3.0"2001920
Ralph Prater--Unknown
James Rogers--Unknown
Caesar Russo--Unknown
Vernon Ruston--Unknown
George Scherger19RR5' 9.0"170Nov 10, 1920Dickinson, ND, US
John Snyder19L6' 1.0"1801921
Marshall Solie--Unknown
Neal Springer--Unknown
Andrew Steinbach20SL6' 1.0"1751920
Wirt Twitchell21RR6' 4.0"1919
D. Williams--Unknown
G. Williams--Unknown
M. Williams--Unknown
Peter Zmitrovich22R5' 11.0"1851918

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