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1940 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  82-72   .532
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Joe Cronin
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  716,234
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lefty Grove (40)
Youngest Player:  Earl Johnson (21)
Longest Tenure:  Lefty Grove, Fritz Ostermueller (7)
Top Hitter:  Ted Williams (4)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Wilson (17)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  83.37%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit9064.584--
Cleveland8965.5781.0
NY Yankees8866.5712.0
Boston8272.5328.0
Chi White Sox8272.5328.0
St. Louis6787.43523.0
Washington6490.41626.0
Philadelphia54100.35136.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
17Jim BagbyPMLB6-2170RightRight9/8/191623Cleveland,OhioUDFA 

28Bill ButlandPMLB6-5185RightLeft3/22/191822Terre Haute,IndianaUDFA 
14Tom Carey2B-SSMLB5-8170RightRight10/11/190633Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
8Doc CramerOFMLB6-2185LeftRight7/22/190534Beach Haven,New JerseyUDFA 
4Joe CroninSSMLB5-11180RightRight10/12/190633San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
2Gene DesautelsCMLB5-11170RightRight6/13/190733Worcester,MassachusettsUDFA 
16Emerson DickmanPMLB6-2175RightRight11/12/191425Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
7Dom DiMaggioOFMLB5-9168RightRight2/12/191723San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
1Bobby Doerr2BMLB5-11175RightRight4/7/191822Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
25Lou FinneyOF-1BMLB6-0180LeftRight8/13/191029Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
28Bill FlemingPMLB6-0190RightRight7/31/191326Rowland Heights,CaliforniaUDFA 
3Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195RightRight10/22/190732Sudlersville,Maryland1945UDFA PHI
12Denny GalehousePMLB6-1195RightRight12/7/191128Marshallville,OhioUDFA 
15Charlie GelbertSS-3BMLB5-11170RightRight1/26/190634Scranton,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
26Joe GlennCMLB5-11175RightRight11/19/190831Dickson City,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
10Lefty GrovePMLB6-3190LeftLeft3/6/190040Lonaconing,MarylandUDFA 
20Mickey HarrisPMLB6-0195LeftLeft1/30/191723New York,New YorkUDFA 
29Herb HashPMLB6-1180RightRight2/13/191129Woolwine,VirginiaUDFA 
19Joe HevingPMLB6-1185RightRight9/2/190039Covington,KentuckyUDFA 
20Earl JohnsonPMLB6-3190LeftLeft4/2/191921Redmond,WashingtonUDFA 
32Tony Lupien1BMLB5-10185LeftLeft4/23/191723Chelmsford,MassachusettsUDFA 
28Alex MustaikisPMLB6-3180RightRight3/26/190931Chelsea,MassachusettsUDFA 
24Red NonnenkampOFMLB5-11185LeftLeft7/7/191128St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
21Fritz OstermuellerPMLB5-11175LeftLeft9/15/190732Quincy,IllinoisUDFA 
6Marv Owen3BMLB6-1175RightRight3/22/190634Agnew,CaliforniaUDFA 
23Johnny PeacockCMLB5-11165LeftRight1/10/191030Fremont,North CarolinaUDFA 
15Woody RichPMLB6-2185LeftRight3/9/191624Morganton,North CarolinaUDFA 
24Stan SpenceOFMLB5-10180LeftLeft3/20/191525South Portsmouth,KentuckyUDFA 
5Jim Tabor3BMLB6-2175RightRight11/5/191623New Hope,AlabamaUDFA 
27Yank TerryPMLB6-1180RightRight2/11/191129Bedford,IndianaUDFA 
27Charlie WagnerPMLB5-11170RightRight12/3/191227Reading,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
9Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205LeftRight8/30/191821San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
18Jack WilsonPMLB5-11210RightRight4/12/191228Portland,OregonUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Moe BergFirst Base Coach 
Jim BrittBroadcaster 
Joe CroninManager 
Tom DalyThird Base Coach 
Tom HusseyBroadcaster 
Frank ShellenbackPitching Coach 


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