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1940 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  89-65   .578
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Ossie Vitt
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium,League Park
Attendance:  902,576
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Johnny Allen (34)
Youngest Player:  Dixie Howell (20)
Longest Tenure:  Willis Hudlin (15)
Top Hitter:  Lou Boudreau (11)
Top Pitcher:  Bob Feller (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  82.52%
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 
15Johnny AllenPMLB6-0180RightRight9/30/190534Lenoir,North CarolinaUDFA 

12Nate AndrewsPMLB6-0195RightRight9/30/191326Pembroke,North CarolinaUDFA 
23Beau BellOFMLB6-2185RightRight8/20/190732Bellville,TexasUDFA 
5Lou BoudreauSSMLB5-11185RightRight7/17/191722Harvey,IllinoisUDFA 
34Soup CampbellOFMLB6-1168LeftRight3/7/191525Sparta,VirginiaUDFA 
11,44Ben ChapmanP-OFMLB6-0190RightRight12/25/190831Nashville,TennesseeUDFA 
17Joe DobsonPMLB6-2197RightRight1/20/191723Durant,OklahomaUDFA 
24Cal DorsettPMLB6-0180RightRight6/10/191327Lone Oak,TexasUDFA 
10Harry EisenstatPMLB5-11185LeftLeft10/10/191524Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
19Bob FellerPMLB6-0185RightRight11/3/191821Van Meter,IowaUDFA 
1Oscar Grimes3B-2BMLB5-11178RightRight4/13/191525Minerva,OhioUDFA 
4Odell Hale2B-3BMLB5-10175RightRight8/10/190831Hosston,LouisianaUDFA 
18Mel HarderPMLB6-1195RightRight10/15/190930Beemer,NebraskaUDFA 
24,33Jeff HeathOFMLB200LeftRight4/1/191525Fort William,OntarioUDFA 
40Hank HelfCMLB6-1196RightRight8/26/191326Austin,TexasUDFA 
9Rollie HemsleyCMLB5-10170RightRight6/24/190733Syracuse,OhioUDFA 
35Dixie HowellPMLB6-2210LeftRight1/7/192020Harold,KentuckyUDFA 
12Willis HudlinPMLB6-0190RightRight5/23/190634Wagoner,OklahomaUDFA 
21Johnny HumphriesPMLB6-1185RightRight6/23/191525Clifton Forge,VirginiaUDFA 
33Ken JungelsPMLB6-1180RightRight6/23/191624Aurora,IllinoisUDFA 
25Ken Keltner3BMLB6-0190RightRight10/31/191623Milwaukee,WisconsinUDFA 
6Ray Mack2BMLB6-0200RightRight8/31/191623Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
20Al MilnarPMLB6-2195LeftLeft12/26/191326Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
30,25Mike NaymickPMLB6-8225RightRight9/6/191722Berlin,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
3Rusty Peters2B-SSMLB5-11170RightRight12/14/191425Roanoke,VirginiaUDFA 
8Frankie PytlakCMLB5-7160RightRight7/30/190831Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
27,32Al SmithPMLB5-11180LeftLeft10/12/190732Belleville,IllinoisUDFA 
7Hal Trosky1BMLB6-2207LeftRight11/11/191227Norway,IowaUDFA 
22Roy WeatherlyOFMLB5-6170LeftRight2/25/191525Warren,TexasUDFA 
14Bill ZuberPMLB6-2195RightRight3/26/191327Middle Amana,IowaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Johnny BasslerAssistant Coach 
Jack GraneyBroadcaster 
Ski MelilloAssistant Coach 
Luke SewellAssistant Coach 
Ossie VittManager 


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