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1940 New York Yankees (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 88-66 .571
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 817-671 + 146
Roster Continuity 98.33% 1/15
Manager(s): Joe McCarthy
General Manager:
Location: Bronx, New York
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 988,975 2/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information
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Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Schulte
Assistant Coach: Earle Combs
Assistant Coach: Art Fletcher
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9064.584--
8965.5781.0
8866.5712.0
8272.5328.0
8272.5328.0
6787.43523.0
6490.41626.0
54100.35136.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
6Joe Gordon2B25 15561611217332103010318852573612.281.340.511851.231.331.2701.1020.5315677
2Red Rolfe3B31 1395881021472661053425048274.250.311.366677.116.204.2580.9658.8215647
12Babe Dahlgren1B28 1555685115024412731146545320.264.325.384709.120.201.2751.1747.3218622
1Frankie CrosettiSS29 14554684106234431148727710517.194.299.273572.079.222.2191.07136.5149633
5Joe DiMaggioOF25 13250893179289311331261303016.352.425.6261051.274.392.3310.4916.4318572
9Charlie KellerOF23 1385001021431815219382106650311.286.411.508919.222.446.2950.6123.8254609
3George SelkirkOF32 118379681021751971368443343.269.406.491897.222.435.2620.5119.9186470
8Bill DickeyC33 1063724592111954034832227.247.336.355691.108.228.2510.6741.3132424
7Tommy HenrichOF27 9029357902851053124830236.307.408.539947.232.392.3160.6329.3158346
26Buddy RosarC25 732283468113437711911256.298.357.425782.127.237.3000.5857.097254
10Bill KnickerbockerSS-3B28 4512417308111011148343.242.333.347680.105.218.2520.57124.043145
15Red RuffingP36 338981140170039016.124.152.202354.079.112.1273.0089.01893
22Marius RussoP25 3064812300410821062.188.278.234512.047.188.2792.63--1578
17,27Buster MillsOF31 34631025331150075006.397.457.5871044.190.302.4210.7163.03770
21Spud ChandlerP32 276059102700431140.150.215.267482.117.183.2597.7530.01669
24Marv BreuerP26 275432100200524061.037.119.056175.019.111.0674.80--365
28Atley DonaldP29 244126000200111052.146.167.146313.000.024.20011.00--647
20Tiny BonhamP26 12373710020026000.189.231.216447.027.081.2263.00--839
16Monte PearsonP31 16332410020037070.121.194.152346.030.121.1542.33--543
25Steve SundraP30 272914000200316010.138.219.138357.000.103.3085.33--433
14Bump HadleyP35 25273320000015021.111.143.185328.074.111.1365.00--530
17Jake PowellOF31 12273500020014001.185.214.185399.000.037.2174.00--528
30Mike ChartakOF24 11152210030055000.133.350.200550.067.400.2001.00--320
19Johnny MurphyP31 35132100000044020.077.294.077371.000.308.1111.00--119
11Lefty GomezP31 990000000002000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----09
20Oral HildebrandP33 1330000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
Batting Totals16315286817137124366155759593664760536076124.259.340.418758.159.286.2690.9434.122116009
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
15Red Ruffing36 15123.38303020300226.021898852476971001.308.680.963.033.861.28
22Marius Russo25 1483.29302415021189.118179691755871001.258.620.812.624.141.58
21Spud Chandler32 874.6027246120172.0184100881260561001.429.630.633.142.930.93
24Marv Breuer26 894.55272210020164.017589832061713001.449.601.103.353.901.16
28Atley Donald29 833.03241161100118.211349401159602201.458.550.834.464.541.02
16Monte Pearson31 753.6816167100109.21084845844433001.388.840.653.603.520.98
20Tiny Bonham26 931.9112121030099.1832421413370100.977.550.361.183.362.85
25Steve Sundra30 465.552782010299.112168611142262001.6511.001.003.822.360.62
14Bump Hadley35 355.74252009280.0886251452395001.759.900.455.854.390.75
19Johnny Murphy31 843.713510028963.1582726515231001.168.290.712.143.291.53
11Lefty Gomez31 336.6795003027.1372020218143002.0412.330.676.004.670.78
20Oral Hildebrand33 111.89130008019.1197411450001.749.000.476.632.370.36
27Lee Grissom32 000.005000504.24000210001.207.200.003.601.800.50
Batting Totals88663.8928015576979141373138967159311951155922301.389.100.783.353.661.09
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Tiny Bonham261200000000001.000------------------680
Marv Breuer26270000000000.969------------------5261
Spud Chandler32270000000000.964------------------4502
Mike Chartak2400000000030------------------1.000400
Frankie Crosetti290000014500000----------.954--------24639631
Babe Dahlgren280015500000000----.990--------------14887515
Bill Dickey330102000000000--.994----------------425553
Joe DiMaggio250000000001300------------------.97835958
Atley Donald29240000000000.778------------------2124
Lefty Gomez31900000000001.000------------------120
Joe Gordon250001550000000------.975------------37450523
Lee Grissom32500000000001.000------------------010
Bump Hadley352500000000001.000------------------2160
Tommy Henrich27002000000760----1.000------------.969152105
Oral Hildebrand33130000000000.800------------------131
Charlie Keller230000000001360------------------.967317511
Bill Knickerbocker280000171900000--------.900.985--------33776
Buster Mills31000000000140------------------1.0002200
Johnny Murphy313500000000001.000------------------2150
Monte Pearson311600000000001.000------------------6290
Jake Powell3100000000070------------------1.0001510
Red Rolfe310000138000000--------.949----------16128824
Buddy Rosar25063000000000--.983----------------258305
Red Ruffing36300000000000.947------------------6302
Marius Russo253000000000001.000------------------9480
George Selkirk320000000001110------------------.96222099
Steve Sundra30270000000000.926------------------3222


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