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1940 Washington Senators season

1940 Washington Senators
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Griffith Stadium (since 1911)
  • Washington, D.C. (since 1901)
  • Other information
    Owner(s) Clark Griffith and George H. Richardson
    Manager(s) Bucky Harris
    Local radio WJSV
    (Arch McDonald)
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    The 1940 Washington Senators won 64 games, lost 90, and finished in seventh place in the American League. They were managed by Bucky Harris and played home games at Griffith Stadium.

    Regular season

    Season standings

    American League W L Pct. GB
    Detroit Tigers 90 64 .584 --
    Cleveland Indians 89 65 .578 1
    New York Yankees 88 66 .571 2
    Boston Red Sox 82 72 .532 8
    Chicago White Sox 82 72 .532 8
    St. Louis Browns 67 87 .435 23
    Washington Senators 64 90 .416 26
    Philadelphia Athletics 54 100 .351 36

    Notable transactions

    Roster

    1940 Washington Senators
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders Manager

    Coaches

    Player stats

    Batting

    Starters by position

    Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    C Ferrell, RickRick Ferrell 103 326 89 .273 0 28

    Other batters

    Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    Welaj, JohnnyJohnny Welaj 88 215 55 .256 3 21
    Sanford, JackJack Sanford 34 122 24 .197 0 10
    Mallory, JimJim Mallory 4 12 2 .167 0 0

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Hudlin, WillisWillis Hudlin 8 37.1 1 2 6.51 9
    Anderson, RedRed Anderson 2 14 1 1 3.86 3

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Monteagudo, RenéRené Monteagudo 27 100.2 2 6 6.08 64

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G W L SV ERA SO
    Carrasquel, AlexAlex Carrasquel 28 6 2 0 4.88 19

    Farm system

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    Level Team League Manager

    LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Orlando

    Newport (TN) club played in Maryville (TN), July 31 to August 11, 1940; Shelby club folded, July 19 [2]

    Notes

    1. ^ Willis Hudlin page at Baseball Reference
    2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

    References