1940 Cincinnati Reds Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 100-53
Finished 1st in the NL
Attendance: 856,577, Avg. 13,384
Ballpark: Crosley Field
Won World Series
World Series - Defeated Detroit Tigers 4-3
Manager: Bill McKechnie (100-53)
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
1940 Cincinnati Reds Statistics
1940 Cincinnati Reds Results

The Cincinnati Reds of the National League ended the 1940 season with a record of 100 wins and 53 losses, finishing first in the NL. Bill McKechnie coached the team. The 1940 Cincinnati Reds won the World Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Morrie ArnovichLFRRNovember 16, 19105'10"168Superior, WI USA
Bill BakerCRRFebruary 22, 19116'0"200Paw Creek, NC USA
Red BarrettPRRFebruary 14, 19155'11"183Santa Barbara, CA USA
Joe BeggsPRRNovember 4, 19106'1"182Rankin, PA USA
Wally BergerPRROctober 10, 19056'2"198Chicago, IL USA
Harry CraftCFRRApril 19, 19156'1"185Ellisville, MS USA
Mike DejanLFLLJanuary 13, 19156'1"185Cleveland, OH USA
Paul DerringerPRROctober 17, 19066'3"205Springfield, KY USA
Vince DiMaggioRFRRSeptember 6, 19125'11"183Martinez, CA USA
Lonny Frey2BLRAugust 23, 19105'10"160St. Louis, MO USA
Lee GambleRFLRJune 28, 19106'1"170Renovo, PA USA
Ival GoodmanRFLRJuly 23, 19085'11"170Northview, MO USA
Lefty GuisePLLSeptember 18, 19086'2"172Driggs, AR USA
Willard HershbergerCRRMay 28, 19105'10"167Lemoncove, CA USA
Johnny HutchingsPBRApril 14, 19166'2"250Chicago, IL USA
Eddie JoostSSRRJune 5, 19166'0"175San Francisco, CA USA
Ernie LombardiCRRApril 6, 19086'3"230Oakland, CA USA
Frank McCormick1BRRJune 9, 19116'4"205New York, NY USA
Mike McCormickCFRRMay 6, 19176'0"195Angel's Camp, CA USA
Whitey MoorePRRJune 10, 19126'1"195Tuscarawas, OH USA
Billy MyersSSRRAugust 14, 19105'8"168Enola, PA USA
Elmer RiddlePRRJuly 31, 19145'11"170Columbus, GA USA
Lew Riggs3BLRApril 22, 19106'0"175Mebane, NC USA
Jimmy RippleLFLROctober 14, 19095'10"170Export, PA USA
Johnny RizzoLFRRJuly 30, 19126'0"190Houston, TX USA
Milt ShoffnerPLLNovember 13, 19056'1"184Sherman, TX USA
Gene ThompsonPRRJune 7, 19176'1"185Latham, IL USA
Jim TurnerPLRAugust 6, 19036'0"185Antioch, TN USA
Johnny Vander MeerPBLNovember 2, 19146'1"190Prospect Park, NJ USA
Bucky WaltersPRRApril 19, 19096'1"180Philadelphia, PA USA
Billy Werber3BRRJune 20, 19085'10"170Berwyn, MD USA
Dick WestCRRNovember 24, 19156'2"180Louisville, KY USA
Jimmie WilsonCRRJuly 23, 19006'1"200Philadelphia, PA USA


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