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Team                W   L    %   GB  OFF  PIT  DEF   HOME   ROAD  1-RUN    L26   MANAGER(S)
Boston AL     BOA  95  59 .617 ----    1    9    4  49-28  46-31  27-17  18-8    Steve Bivens
Detroit       DEA  90  64 .584  5.0    2    7    5  50-27  40-37  25-21  13-13   Thomas Treece
Chicago AL    CHA  87  67 .565  8.0    7    1    2  46-31  41-36  25-23  13-13   Robert Rescigno
New York AL   NYA  84  70 .545 11.0    9    3    1  43-34  41-36  29-25  16-10   Billy Vanson
St. Louis AL  SLA  82  72 .532 13.0    3    8   10  45-32  37-40  29-23  10-16   Pat Carr
Philadelphia  PHA  58  96 .377 37.0    8   12   11  36-41  22-55  20-28   8-18   David Dick
OFF, PIT, DEF - rankings among the 12 teams in Offense, Pitching and Defense.
HOME, ROAD, 1-RUN, L26 - W-L records at Home & on the Road, in one-run games, and over the final 26 games of the season.

Postseason
World Series (0-0):   Boston Red Sox vs. Brooklyn Dodgers

1940 NL | AL League Yearly Summary | Transactions
  Players: Batting - Pitching

League Batting    Glossary

 Tm    R/G    R    AB    H    2B   3B  HR   BB    SO    BA   OBP   SLG   SB   CS   IBB  HP   SH   SF  GIDP
+---+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+----+----+----+----+
 BOA  6.51  1003  5585  1680  299  81  178  565   748  .301  .363  .479   58   23   17   20   56   67  132
 DEA  5.86   902  5474  1595  304  51  166  632   700  .291  .364  .457   52   27   25   23   53   59  131
 SLA  5.47   843  5510  1558  223  61  165  529   627  .283  .345  .435   57   22   23   20   40   52  142
 CHA  4.99   768  5458  1597  244  80   71  560   625  .293  .358  .406  105   66   20   33   91   65  139
 PHA  4.66   718  5419  1425  267  55  140  599   830  .263  .336  .410   61   25   30   23   47   51  141
 NYA  4.53   698  5358  1381  210  50  148  579   733  .258  .331  .398   59   31   43   28  105   46  127
+---+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+----+----+----+----+
 Tot  5.34  4932 32804  9236 1547 378  868 3464  4263  .282  .350  .431  392  194  158  147  392  340  812

League Pitching    Glossary

 Tm   R/G    RA   ERA    IP    H    HR    BB    SO   CG SHO  SV  IRSC XTOT XOUT  XPCT
+---+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+-----+---+---+---+-----+----+----+-----+
 CHA  4.10   631  3.65  1405  1389  121   443   708  42  18  26  .344  793  602  .759
 NYA  4.45   685  3.84  1407  1352  136   528   669  32   9  28  .207  802  622  .776
 DEA  5.18   798  4.56  1380  1525  135   596   827  43   5  30  .349  837  564  .674
 SLA  5.21   802  4.44  1389  1558  127   542   820  73  11  15  .495  822  539  .656
 BOA  5.36   826  4.90  1386  1502  155   632   681  33   3  35  .366  843  639  .758
 PHA  6.11   941  5.16  1380  1699  131   489   652  43   3  10  .444  863  540  .626
+---+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+-----+---+---+---+-----+----+----+-----+
 Tot  5.07  4683  4.42  8349  9025  805  3230  4357 266  49 144       4960 3506  .707

League Awards
Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.
Pitchers are not eligible for the MVP Award.
All voting is done by HAL. Totals may not match the Recap report, but the order of the players is generally the same.

MVP Award Voting

  1. Johnny Mize  (547)
  2. Ted Williams  (530)
  3. Hank Greenberg  (514)
  4. Hal Trosky  (493)
  5. Jimmie Foxx  (490)
  6. Bobby Doerr  (480)
  7. Joe Dimaggio  (478)
  8. Joe Cronin  (445)
  9. Arky Vaughan  (434)
  10. Lou Boudreau  (433)

  11. Bob Johnson  (420)
  12. Barney McCosky  (417)
  13. Wally Judnich  (417)
  14. Joe Gordon  (414)
  15. Sam Chapman  (412)
  16. Charlie Keller  (404)
  17. Elbie Fletcher  (404)
  18. Harlond Clift  (388)
  19. Taffy Wright  (385)
  20. Rip Radcliff  (380)

Cy Young Award Voting

  1. Bob Feller  (335)
  2. Johnny Rigney  (257)
  3. Eddie Smith  (199)
  4. Bobo Newsom  (193)
  5. Tommy Bridges  (182)
  6. Whitey Moore  (151)
  7. Marius Russo  (135)
  8. Lefty Grove  (128)
  9. Atley Donald  (125)
  10. Fritz Ostermueller  (121)

  11. Thornton Lee  (115)
  12. Jake Mooty  (111)
  13. Elden Auker  (110)
  14. Marv Breuer  (109)
  15. Kirby Higbe  (102)
  16. Hugh Mulcahy  (99)
  17. Joe Beggs  (88)
  18. Paul Derringer  (87)
  19. Spud Chandler  (86)
  20. Herb Hash  (84)

Gold Gloves
P: Paul Derringer
C: Rollie Hemsley
1B: Frank McCormick
2B: Joe Gordon
3B: Harlond Clift
SS: Frank Crosetti
OF: Dom Dimaggio
OF: Joe Dimaggio
OF: Wally Judnich

Major League Leaderboard
Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.

Batting Average
Ted Williams.380
Rip Radcliff.364
Dixie Walker.357
Barney McCosky.347
Jim Gleeson.347
Taffy Wright.346
Jimmy Brown.343
Hal Trosky.341
Arky Vaughan.335
Luke Appling.333
Stan Hack.332
Joe Dimaggio.331
On Base Percentage
Ted Williams.447
Hal Trosky.426
Elbie Fletcher.419
Jim Gleeson.418
Arky Vaughan.417
Joe Dimaggio.414
Hank Greenberg.413
Dolph Camilli.409
Dixie Walker.407
Barney McCosky.406
Jimmie Foxx.402
Rip Radcliff.400
Slugging Percentage
Bill Nicholson.634
Johnny Mize.631
Hank Greenberg.627
Ted Williams.626
Joe Dimaggio.624
Hal Trosky.622
Dolph Camilli.582
Enos Slaughter.576
Jimmie Foxx.569
Bobby Doerr.542
Dixie Walker.539
Hank Leiber.534
On Base + Slugging
Ted Williams1.073
Hal Trosky1.048
Hank Greenberg1.040
Joe Dimaggio1.038
Johnny Mize1.027
Bill Nicholson1.014
Dolph Camilli0.990
Jimmie Foxx0.971
Dixie Walker0.946
Enos Slaughter0.941
Jim Gleeson0.935
Arky Vaughan0.913
At Bats
Buddy Lewis655
George Case652
Barney McCosky646
Joe Gordon636
Ted Williams634
Joe Medwick627
Rip Radcliff624
Joe Kuhel619
Luke Appling616
Taffy Wright615
Lou Boudreau612
Arky Vaughan609
Runs Scored
Ted Williams161
Barney McCosky145
Dolph Camilli132
Johnny Mize132
Hal Trosky131
Jimmie Foxx129
Hank Greenberg124
Buddy Lewis123
George Case117
Charlie Keller111
Luke Appling110
Rip Radcliff110
Hits
Ted Williams241
Rip Radcliff227
Barney McCosky224
Taffy Wright213
Dixie Walker212
Luke Appling205
George Case204
Arky Vaughan204
Hank Greenberg197
Hal Trosky194
Stan Hack192
Joe Medwick192
Total Bases
Ted Williams397
Johnny Mize377
Hank Greenberg373
Hal Trosky354
Joe Dimaggio337
Bobby Doerr327
Bill Nicholson325
Dolph Camilli324
Barney McCosky323
Jimmie Foxx321
Dixie Walker320
Rip Radcliff314
Doubles
Hank Greenberg58
Ted Williams52
Dixie Walker49
Lou Boudreau48
Arky Vaughan44
Stan Hack43
Harry Danning41
Hal Trosky40
Billy Werber40
Taffy Wright39
Buddy Lewis38
Jim Gleeson37
Triples
Barney McCosky19
Luke Appling17
Charlie Keller17
Ted Williams16
Taffy Wright16
Joe Medwick15
Arky Vaughan15
Jim Gleeson14
Wally Moses14
Chet Ross13
Cecil Travis13
Home Runs
Johnny Mize51
Bill Nicholson42
Jimmie Foxx41
Joe Dimaggio36
Hank Greenberg36
Johnny Rizzo36
Hal Trosky36
Bobby Doerr34
Dolph Camilli33
Bob Johnson33
Sam Chapman30
Joe Cronin30
RBI
Jimmie Foxx152
Hank Greenberg152
Johnny Mize152
Joe Cronin148
Ted Williams139
Bobby Doerr133
Bob Johnson123
Hal Trosky120
Wally Judnich118
Joe Gordon117
Dixie Walker112
Joe Medwick111
Walks
Elbie Fletcher125
Jimmie Foxx109
Charlie Keller107
Mel Ott107
Dolph Camilli105
Charlie Gehringer98
Johnny Mize93
Arky Vaughan90
Bob Johnson89
Hal Trosky89
Harlond Clift87
Hank Greenberg86
Batters Strikeouts
Chet Ross133
Sam Chapman128
Vince Dimaggio117
Jimmie Foxx116
Joe Orengo112
Dolph Camilli110
Rudy York108
Bob Johnson97
Hank Greenberg96
Hank Leiber96
Bill Nicholson96
Wally Judnich93
Stolen Bases
George Case45
Stan Hack30
Pee Wee Reese27
Dolph Camilli24
Terry Moore24
Lonny Frey23
Ival Goodman23
Buddy Lewis21
Luke Appling20
Jimmy Brown20
Bob Elliott20
Joe Orengo19
Caught Stealing
George Case11
Charlie Gehringer11
Pinky May11
Jimmy Brown9
Elbie Fletcher9
Debs Garms9
Stan Hack9
Charlie Keller9
Pee Wee Reese9
Enos Slaughter9
Hit by Pitch
Joe Dimaggio7
Marty Marion7
Chet Ross7
Joe Medwick6
Eddie Miller6
GIDP
Mel Ott23
Joe Cronin22
Johnny Mize22
Lou Boudreau21
Jim Gleeson20
Sam Chapman19
Frank McCormick19
Red Rolfe19
Dick Siebert19
Errors
Johnny Berardino52
Arky Vaughan50
Bobby Bragan46
Buddy Lewis35
Marty Marion35
Cecil Travis33
Luke Appling31
Burgess Whitehead31
Bama Rowell28
Eddie Miller27
Red Rolfe27
Earned Run Average
Jim Turner2.57
Johnny Rigney2.64
Bob Feller2.78
Luke Hamlin2.92
Manny Salvo2.96
Nels Potter3.08
Hugh Mulcahy3.15
Claude Passeau3.29
Thornton Lee3.29
Eddie Smith3.48
Rip Sewell3.55
Spud Chandler3.74
Wins
Bob Feller28
Elden Auker20
Johnny Rigney20
Bobo Newsom18
Nels Potter18
Paul Derringer17
Dick Errickson17
Eddie Smith17
Tommy Bridges16
Luke Hamlin15
Thornton Lee15
Whit Wyatt15
Losses
Dutch Leonard22
Bucky Walters20
Bill Dietrich19
Vern Kennedy18
Johnny Babich17
Johnny Niggeling16
Winning Percentage
Lefty Grove.750
Luke Hamlin.750
Nels Potter.750
Eddie Smith.739
Whitey Moore.722
Tommy Bridges.667
Bobo Newsom.667
Johnny Rigney.667
Marius Russo.667
Bob Feller.651
Marv Breuer.650
Ken Heintzelman.647
Games Pitched
Charlie Root69
Max Lanier63
Max Butcher56
Buck Ross56
Vito Tamulis55
Marv Breuer53
Jack Russell53
Jake Mooty51
Bob Feller47
Al Javery47
Dick Lanahan47
Ken Raffensberger47
Games Started
Dutch Leonard39
Johnny Rigney39
Bucky Walters39
Bob Feller38
Paul Derringer37
Elden Auker36
Whit Wyatt35
Complete Games
Bob Feller30
Paul Derringer19
Dutch Leonard16
Bobo Newsom15
Elden Auker14
Bucky Walters13
Nels Potter12
Dick Errickson11
Hugh Mulcahy11
Games Finished
Jake Mooty44
Atley Donald35
Max Lanier35
Charlie Root35
Max Butcher32
Lee Grissom32
Marv Breuer30
Ken Raffensberger30
Joe Beggs29
Vito Tamulis29
Red Lynn28
Bill Trotter28
Saves
Atley Donald19
Jake Mooty19
Red Lynn16
Archie McKain12
Joe Beggs11
Newt Kimball11
Tot Pressnell11
Vito Tamulis10
Lee Grissom9
Syl Johnson8
Johnny Murphy8
Hy Vandenberg8
Shutouts
Claude Passeau6
Bob Feller5
Johnny Rigney5
Thornton Lee4
Nels Potter4
Paul Derringer3
Al Smith3
Eddie Smith3
Innings Pitched
Bob Feller343.0
Paul Derringer301.3
Johnny Rigney296.7
Dutch Leonard293.0
Bucky Walters292.3
Elden Auker277.7
Dick Errickson260.3
Sid Hudson256.7
Hugh Mulcahy251.7
Lon Warneke250.3
Johnny Babich241.7
Bobo Newsom241.3
Hits Allowed
Dutch Leonard355
Paul Derringer349
Elden Auker337
Johnny Babich301
Bob Feller298
Sid Hudson291
Lon Warneke288
Ken Chase282
Bucky Walters278
Carl Hubbell276
Bill McGee265
Bill Posedel264
Home Runs Allowed
Carl Hubbell37
Red Ruffing32
Bill Lohrman31
Hal Schumacher30
Bucky Walters30
Paul Derringer29
Schoolboy Rowe29
Whit Wyatt28
Ted Lyons26
Walks Allowed
Bob Feller124
Bill McGee122
Tommy Bridges116
Kirby Higbe113
Ken Chase108
Eddie Smith107
Dick Errickson104
Hal Schumacher104
Sid Hudson99
Elden Auker97
Al Milnar91
Bobo Newsom91
Pitchers Strikeouts
Bob Feller338
Bobo Newsom183
Johnny Rigney183
Tommy Bridges178
Eddie Smith163
Whit Wyatt161
Paul Derringer160
Dutch Leonard156
Bucky Walters154
Ken Chase148
Hal Schumacher145
Claude Passeau133
  
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