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1940 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 84-69 .549
Rank: 3rd in National League
Run Differential: 747-699 + 48
Roster Continuity 86.65% 2/15
Manager(s): Billy Southworth, Ray Blades, Mike Gonzalez
General Manager:
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park
Attendance: 324,078 13/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Buzzy Wares
Assistant Coach: Mike Gonzalez
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1940 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    26Bob BowmanP5-10160R-R291939Not draftedMLB--
    31Harry BrecheenP5-10160L-L251940Not draftedMLB--
    3Jimmy BrownSS-2B5-8165B-R301937Not draftedMLB--
    25Mort CooperP6-2210R-R271938Not draftedMLB--
    17Walker CooperC6-3210R-R251940Not draftedMLB--
    2Creepy Crespi2B-3B5-8175R-R221938Not draftedMLB--
    27Curt DavisP6-2185R-R361934Not draftedMLB--
    15Bill DeLanceyC5-11185L-R281932Not draftedMLB--
    22Murry DicksonP5-10157R-R231939Not draftedMLB--
    27Carl DoyleP6-1185R-R271935Not draftedMLB--
    17Hal EppsOF6-0175L-L261938Not draftedMLB--
    28Carden GillenwaterOF6-1178R-R221940Not draftedMLB--
    5Don Gutteridge2B5-10165R-R281936Not draftedMLB--
    12Johnny HoppOF-1B5-10175L-L231939Not draftedMLB--
    27,30Ira HutchinsonP5-10180R-R291933Not draftedMLB--
    19Red JonesOF6-3190L-R281940Not draftedMLB--
    25Newt KimballP6-2190R-R251937Not draftedMLB--
    19Ernie KoyOF6-0200R-R301938Not draftedMLB--
    1Eddie LakeSS5-7160R-R241939Not draftedMLB--
    23Max LanierP5-10187R-L241938Not draftedMLB--
    31Gene LillardP5-10178R-R261936Not draftedMLB--
    4Marty MarionSS6-2170R-R221940Not draftedMLB--
    6Pepper MartinOF-3B5-8170R-R361928Not draftedMLB--
    1Stu Martin2B6-0155L-R261936Not draftedMLB--
    29Bill McGeeP6-1215R-R301935Not draftedMLB--
    7Joe MedwickOF5-10187R-R281932Not draftedMLB--
    10Johnny Mize1B6-2215L-R271936Not draftedMLB--
    8Terry MooreOF5-11195R-R281935Not draftedMLB--
    18Joe Orengo1B-3B6-0185R-R251939Not draftedMLB--
    14Mickey OwenC5-10190R-R241937Not draftedMLB--
    16Don PadgettC6-0190L-R281937Not draftedMLB--
    28Jack RussellP6-1178R-R341926Not draftedMLB--
    24Clyde ShounP6-1188L-L281935Not draftedMLB--
    9Enos SlaughterOF5-9192L-R241938Not draftedMLB--
    42Harry WalkerOF6-2190L-R231940Not draftedMLB--
    21Lon WarnekeP6-2185R-R311930Not draftedMLB--
    20Bob WeilandP6-4215L-L341928Not draftedMLB--
    2,32Ernie WhiteP5-11175R-L231940Not draftedMLB--

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