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1940 New York Giants

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1939 / 1941

72-80, Finished 6th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bill Terry (72-80)
Scored 663 runs, Allowed 659 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-76

Ballparks: Polo Grounds V · Attendance: 747,852 (3rd of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 101, Pitching - 101 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 101


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1939 / 1941 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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Team Batting

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Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Harry Danning 28 140 566 524 65 157 34 4 13 91 3 35 31 .300 .349 .454 .803 119 238 18 5 2
2 1B Babe Young* 24 149 632 556 75 159 27 4 17 101 4 69 28 .286 .367 .441 .807 121 245 11 2 5
3 2B Tony Cuccinello 32 88 324 307 26 64 9 2 5 36 1 16 42 .208 .248 .300 .547 50 92 9 0 1
4 SS Mickey Witek 24 119 461 433 34 111 7 0 3 31 2 24 17 .256 .295 .293 .589 62 127 13 0 4
5 3B Burgess Whitehead 30 133 606 568 68 160 9 6 4 36 9 26 17 .282 .319 .340 .659 81 193 16 5 7
6 OF Mel Ott* 31 151 647 536 89 155 27 3 19 79 6 100 50 .289 .407 .457 .864 137 245 9 6 5
7 OF Frank Demaree 30 121 521 460 68 139 18 6 7 61 5 45 39 .302 .364 .413 .777 113 190 9 0 16
8 OF Jo-Jo Moore* 31 138 605 543 83 150 33 4 6 46 7 43 30 .276 .337 .385 .722 98 209 8 7 12
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 OF Johnny Rucker* 23 86 287 277 38 82 7 5 4 23 4 7 32 .296 .313 .401 .714 95 111 3 0 3
10 SS Billy Jurges 32 63 248 214 23 54 3 3 2 36 2 25 14 .252 .347 .322 .669 85 69 11 6 3
11 OF Bob Seeds 33 56 177 155 18 45 5 2 4 16 0 17 19 .290 .371 .426 .797 118 66 4 3 2
12 C Ken O'Dea* 27 48 114 96 9 23 4 1 0 12 0 16 15 .240 .348 .302 .650 80 29 2 0 2
13 2B Al Glossop# 25 27 102 91 16 19 3 0 4 8 1 10 16 .209 .294 .374 .668 82 34 1 1 0
14 1B Johnny McCarthy* 30 51 69 67 6 16 4 0 0 5 0 2 8 .239 .261 .299 .559 53 20 3 0 0
15 OF Buster Maynard 27 7 31 29 6 8 2 2 1 2 0 2 6 .276 .323 .586 .909 145 17 0 0 0
16 IF Glen Stewart 27 15 30 29 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .138 .167 .172 .339 -7 5 2 0 0
17 OF Red Tramback* 24 2 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 .250 .400 .250 .650 82 1 0 0 0
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
18 P Harry Gumbert 30 35 91 87 9 17 2 1 1 5 0 2 29 .195 .213 .276 .489 33 24 2 0 2
19 P Hal Schumacher 29 35 85 78 11 15 1 2 1 8 0 3 18 .192 .232 .295 .527 44 23 3 1 3
20 P Carl Hubbell 37 31 84 81 5 15 3 0 0 10 0 1 15 .185 .195 .222 .417 14 18 2 0 2
21 P Bill Lohrman 27 31 72 65 6 8 1 0 0 2 0 3 24 .123 .162 .138 .300 -17 9 2 0 4
22 P Cliff Melton* 28 37 62 54 6 12 1 1 0 3 0 2 14 .222 .250 .278 .528 45 15 1 0 6
23 P Paul Dean 27 27 31 26 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .115 .115 .115 .231 -36 3 0 0 5
24 P Roy Joiner* 33 30 13 11 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 .273 .333 .273 .606 68 3 0 0 1
25 P Bob Carpenter 22 5 12 10 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .100 .250 .100 .350 -1 1 0 1 0
26 P Hy Vandenberg 34 13 10 8 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .125 .222 .125 .347 -2 1 1 0 1
27 P Jumbo Brown 33 41 10 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .100 .100 .100 .200 -45 1 0 0 0
28 P Red Lynn 26 33 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0
29 P Willis Hudlin 34 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 28.7 152 5900 5324 663 1423 201 46 91 614 45 453 478 .267 .329 .374 .703 93 1989 130 37 86
Rank in 8 NL teams 7 6 5 7 6 3 7 5 1 3 4 6 6 6 1
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.6 152 5425 4889 625 1347 193 42 89 583 45 439 367 .276 .340 .387 .726 99 1891 119 35 62
Pitcher Totals 30.1 152 475 435 38 76 8 4 2 31 0 14 111 .175 .204 .225 .429 18 98 11 2 24
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Harry Gumbert 30 12 14 .462 3.76 35 30 4 14 2 2 237.0 230 110 99 17 81 77 3 1 8 1007 104 4.18 1.312 8.7 0.6 3.1 2.9 0.95
2 SP Hal Schumacher 29 13 13 .500 3.25 34 30 4 12 1 1 227.0 218 93 82 14 96 123 0 0 4 974 120 3.82 1.383 8.6 0.6 3.8 4.9 1.28
3 SP Carl Hubbell* 37 11 12 .478 3.65 31 28 3 11 2 0 214.1 220 102 87 22 59 86 2 0 3 916 107 4.22 1.302 9.2 0.9 2.5 3.6 1.46
4 SP Bill Lohrman 27 10 15 .400 3.78 31 27 2 11 4 1 195.0 200 98 82 19 43 73 3 1 3 810 103 4.06 1.246 9.2 0.9 2.0 3.4 1.70
5 SP Cliff Melton* 28 10 11 .476 4.91 37 21 6 4 1 2 166.2 185 103 91 9 68 91 3 0 1 737 79 3.72 1.518 10.0 0.5 3.7 4.9 1.34
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
6 CL Jumbo Brown 33 2 4 .333 3.42 41 0 23 0 0 7 55.1 49 25 21 5 25 31 0 0 5 240 115 4.25 1.337 8.0 0.8 4.1 5.0 1.24
7 RP Paul Dean 27 4 4 .500 3.90 27 7 11 2 0 0 99.1 110 50 43 8 29 32 0 0 1 426 100 4.12 1.399 10.0 0.7 2.6 2.9 1.10
8 RP Roy Joiner* 33 3 2 .600 3.40 30 2 15 0 0 1 53.0 66 26 20 8 17 25 5 0 1 242 115 5.10 1.566 11.2 1.4 2.9 4.2 1.47
9 RP Red Lynn 26 4 3 .571 3.83 33 0 18 0 0 3 42.1 40 21 18 3 24 25 1 0 0 189 102 4.35 1.512 8.5 0.6 5.1 5.3 1.04
10 RP Hy Vandenberg 34 1 1 .500 3.90 13 3 8 1 0 1 32.1 27 15 14 2 16 17 1 0 1 139 101 4.17 1.330 7.5 0.6 4.5 4.7 1.06
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
11 Bob Carpenter 22 2 0 1.000 2.73 5 3 1 2 0 0 33.0 29 11 10 2 14 25 0 0 0 137 144 3.38 1.303 7.9 0.5 3.8 6.8 1.79
12 Willis Hudlin 34 0 1 .000 10.80 1 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 9 6 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 23 39 5.64 2.000 16.2 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.00
Team Totals 30.1 72 80 .474 3.79 152 152 95 57 10 18 1360.1 1383 660 573 110 473 606 18 2 27 5840 103 4.08 1.364 9.1 0.7 3.1 4.0 1.28
Rank in 8 NL teams 6 3 4 7 3 2 6 3 4 4 8 4 2
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Jumbo Brown 33 41 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.17 0 2 100% 0 P
Bob Carpenter 22 5 3 2 7 2 5 0 0 1.000 1.40 0 0 0 P
Tony Cuccinello 32 83 80 73 350 136 207 7 24 .980 4.08 2B-3B
Harry Danning 28 131 130 121 740 634 91 15 13 .980 5.53 7 7 33 37 53% 45% 1 C
Paul Dean 27 27 7 2 17 3 14 0 0 1.000 0.63 0 0 0 P
Frank Demaree 30 119 118 114 244 233 6 5 5 .980 2.01 OF
Al Glossop 25 24 24 23 147 54 86 7 8 .952 5.83 2B
Harry Gumbert 30 35 30 14 76 11 65 0 4 1.000 2.17 2 4 67% 0 P
Carl Hubbell 37 31 28 11 58 4 52 2 3 .966 1.81 0 3 100% 0 P
Willis Hudlin 34 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 P
Roy Joiner 33 30 2 0 17 4 11 2 0 .882 0.50 0 1 100% 0 P
Billy Jurges 32 63 60 56 330 123 196 11 36 .967 5.06 SS
Bill Lohrman 27 31 27 11 57 4 52 1 4 .982 1.81 1 1 50% 0 P
Red Lynn 26 33 0 0 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.12 0 0 0 P
Buster Maynard 27 7 7 7 14 13 0 1 0 .929 1.86 OF
Johnny McCarthy 30 6 6 5 62 57 5 0 6 1.000 10.33 1B
Cliff Melton 28 37 21 4 44 6 38 0 4 1.000 1.19 1 0 0% 0 P
Jo-Jo Moore 31 133 129 127 273 259 9 5 1 .982 2.02 OF
Ken O'Dea 27 31 22 21 119 89 29 1 1 .992 3.81 2 1 11 12 52% 45% 0 C
Mel Ott 31 151 150 147 344 240 92 12 10 .965 2.17 OF-3B
Johnny Rucker 23 57 55 53 130 121 3 6 0 .954 2.18 OF
Hal Schumacher 29 34 30 12 76 14 61 1 2 .987 2.21 2 1 33% 0 P
Bob Seeds 33 40 35 31 68 64 3 1 0 .985 1.68 OF
Glen Stewart 27 11 6 6 31 7 21 3 3 .903 2.55 3B-SS
Red Tramback 24 1 1 1 3 2 0 1 0 .667 2.00 OF
Hy Vandenberg 34 13 3 1 4 0 4 0 1 1.000 0.31 0 0 0 P
Burgess Whitehead 30 133 133 130 590 238 336 16 50 .973 4.25 3B-2B-SS
Mickey Witek 24 118 114 108 698 257 412 29 62 .958 5.53 SS-2B
Babe Young 24 147 146 146 1604 1505 86 13 112 .992 10.82 1B
Team Totals 28.9 152 1368 1226 6116 4081 1896 139 132 .977 3.78 9 8 44 49 55% 37% 1
Rank in 8 NL teams 2 2
Name Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Jumbo Brown 33 41 10 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .499 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Purchased 1
Bob Carpenter 22 5 12 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .502 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Tony Cuccinello 32 88 324 -21 0 0 3 2 -16 -1.7 11 -4 -0.6 .481 .490 -0.9 0.5 -7 Traded 45
Harry Danning 28 140 566 13 -0 0 0 4 18 1.8 19 37 3.8 .513 .511 3.8 0.4 37 $15,000 *2
Paul Dean 27 27 31 -5 0 0 0 3 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .492 .499 -0.2 -0.0 -2 Rule 5 Draft 1
Frank Demaree 30 121 521 9 -0 0 -3 -3 2 0.2 18 20 2.0 .502 .502 2.4 -0.7 23 Traded *O89/7
Al Glossop# 25 27 102 -2 -0 0 2 1 1 0.1 3 4 0.4 .502 .500 0.2 0.3 2 Purchased 4
Harry Gumbert 30 35 91 -9 0 0 0 10 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .505 .501 0.2 -0.0 2 Purchased 1
Carl Hubbell 37 31 84 -9 0 0 0 9 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .500 .500 -0.0 -0.0 -0 Purchased 1
Willis Hudlin 34 1 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .485 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Free Agency /1
Roy Joiner* 33 30 13 -1 0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .503 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 MinorLg Draft 1
Billy Jurges 32 63 248 -3 -0 0 5 4 6 0.6 8 14 1.5 .510 .504 1.0 0.9 9 Traded 6
Bill Lohrman 27 31 72 -11 0 0 0 8 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .489 .498 -0.3 -0.0 -3 Purchased 1
Red Lynn 26 33 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Purchased 1
Buster Maynard 27 7 31 1 0 0 0 -0 1 0.1 1 2 0.2 .517 .501 0.2 -0.0 2 /O98
Johnny McCarthy* 30 51 69 -4 0 0 1 -0 -3 -0.4 2 -1 -0.1 .493 .498 -0.2 0.1 -2 Purchased /3
Cliff Melton* 28 37 62 -5 0 0 0 7 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .506 .501 0.2 -0.0 2 Purchased 1
Jo-Jo Moore* 31 138 605 -0 -0 0 0 -6 -7 -0.9 20 13 1.3 .495 .495 1.3 -0.7 13 *7O
Ken O'Dea* 27 48 114 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 4 3 0.3 .498 .499 0.3 0.1 3 Traded 2
Mel Ott* 31 151 647 31 -0 0 3 -5 28 2.8 22 51 5.2 .520 .518 4.9 -0.2 48 Free Agency *O95
Johnny Rucker* 23 86 287 -3 -0 0 -2 -1 -6 -0.7 10 4 0.4 .493 .496 0.6 -0.3 6 Purchased 8O
Hal Schumacher 29 35 85 -6 0 0 0 9 3 0.3 0 3 0.3 .509 .502 0.3 -0.0 3 1
Bob Seeds 33 56 177 4 0 0 -4 -1 -1 -0.1 6 5 0.5 .499 .500 1.0 -0.6 9 Purchased O87
Glen Stewart 27 15 30 -4 0 0 0 0 -4 -0.4 1 -2 -0.3 .474 .498 -0.3 0.0 -3 /56
Red Tramback* 24 2 5 -0 0 0 0 -0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 -0.0 0 /O9
Hy Vandenberg 34 13 10 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased 1
Burgess Whitehead 30 133 606 -13 -1 0 2 3 -8 -1.0 20 12 1.1 .493 .495 0.9 0.5 9 Traded 54/6
Mickey Witek 24 119 461 -20 0 0 8 7 -5 -0.6 16 11 1.0 .495 .497 0.2 1.6 3 64
Babe Young* 24 149 632 18 -0 0 2 -7 13 1.2 22 34 3.5 .509 .508 3.3 -0.6 32 *3
Team Total 28.7 1713 5900 -48 -1 0 17 53 20 0.8 184 204 20.2 .501 .502 18.9 1.3 187 $15,000
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Jumbo Brown 33 55.1 41 0 25 4.07 4.38 0.11 0.00 102.0 4.36 2 0.2 1.0 -0.0 0.7 7 .505 .501 Purchased
Bob Carpenter 22 33.0 5 3 11 3.00 4.23 0.10 0.00 99.2 4.10 4 0.5 1.0 -0.0 0.8 7 .594 .503
Paul Dean 27 99.1 27 7 50 4.53 4.32 0.12 0.00 99.9 4.19 -3 -0.4 1.0 -0.1 0.5 5 .487 .498 Rule 5 Draft
Harry Gumbert 30 237.0 35 30 110 4.18 4.32 0.12 0.00 101.2 4.25 3 0.3 1.0 -0.1 2.4 24 .509 .502 Purchased
Carl Hubbell* 37 214.1 31 28 102 4.28 4.49 0.11 0.00 100.6 4.41 4 0.4 1.0 -0.1 2.2 23 .513 .502 Purchased
Willis Hudlin 34 5.0 1 1 6 10.80 4.51 0.13 0.00 98.0 4.29 -4 -0.3 -0.0 -0.2 -3 .227 .498 Free Agency
Roy Joiner* 33 53.0 30 2 26 4.42 4.45 0.12 0.00 101.1 4.37 -0 -0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.5 5 .500 .500 MinorLg Draft
Bill Lohrman 27 195.0 31 27 98 4.52 4.41 0.11 0.00 99.8 4.28 -4 -0.5 1.0 -0.1 1.2 13 .485 .497 Purchased
Red Lynn 26 42.1 33 0 21 4.46 4.36 0.11 0.00 101.4 4.32 -1 -0.1 1.0 -0.0 0.3 3 .498 .500 Purchased
Cliff Melton* 28 166.2 37 21 103 5.56 4.54 0.11 0.00 102.2 4.53 -18 -1.9 1.0 -0.1 -0.4 -4 .449 .488 Purchased
Hal Schumacher 29 227.0 34 30 93 3.69 4.36 0.11 0.00 101.6 4.32 17 1.8 1.0 -0.1 3.8 37 .554 .511
Hy Vandenberg 34 32.1 13 3 15 4.18 4.05 0.11 0.00 100.9 3.98 -1 -0.1 1.0 -0.0 0.2 2 .495 .500 Purchased
Team Total 30.1 1360.1 318 152 660 4.37 4.39 0.11 0.00 101.0 4.32 -1 0.1 1.0 -0.8 12.0 118 .500 .500
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1939 / 1941 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics