1940 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 84-69
Finished 3rd in the NL
Attendance: 366,689, Avg. 6,433
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV
Manager: Ray Blades (14-24)
Manager: Mike Gonzalez (1-5)
Manager: Billy Southworth (69-40)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1940 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics
1940 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National League ended the 1940 season with a record of 84 wins and 69 losses, finishing third in the NL.

The Cardinals plated 747 runs and gave up 699 runs. Johnny Mize walloped 43 home runs for St. Louis, while Enos Slaughter and Terry Moore swatted 20 or more, too. Johnny Mize drove in 137 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .314 clip. Lon Warneke and Bill McGee led the team with 16 wins each, and Lon Warneke recorded a 3.14 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Ray Blades, Mike Gonzalez and Billy Southworth coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bob BowmanPRROctober 3, 19105'10"160Keystone, WV USA
Harry BrecheenPLLOctober 14, 19145'10"160Broken Bow, OK USA
Jimmy BrownIFBRApril 25, 19105'8"165Jamesville, NC USA
Mort CooperPRRMarch 2, 19136'2"210Atherton, MO USA
Walker CooperCRRJanuary 8, 19156'3"210Atherton, MO USA
Creepy Crespi3BRRFebruary 16, 19185'8"175St. Louis, MO USA
Curt DavisPRRSeptember 7, 19036'2"185Greenfield, MO USA
Bill DeLanceyCLRNovember 28, 19115'11"185Greensboro, NC USA
Murry DicksonPRRAugust 21, 19165'10"157Tracy, MO USA
Carl DoylePRRJuly 30, 19126'1"185Knoxville, TN USA
Hal EppsCFLLMarch 26, 19146'0"175Athens, GA USA
Carden GillenwaterLFRRMay 13, 19176'1"175Riceville, TN USA
Don Gutteridge3BRRJune 19, 19125'10"165Pittsburg, KS USA
Johnny HoppOFLLJuly 18, 19165'10"170Hastings, NE USA
Ira HutchinsonPRRAugust 31, 19105'10"180Chicago, IL USA
Red JonesLFLRNovember 2, 19116'3"190Timpson, TX USA
Newt KimballPRRMarch 27, 19156'2"190Logan, UT USA
Ernie KoyLFRRSeptember 17, 19096'0"200Sealy, TX USA
Eddie Lake2BRRMarch 18, 19165'7"159Antioch, CA USA
Max LanierPRLAugust 18, 19155'11"180Denton, NC USA
Gene LillardPRRNovember 12, 19135'10"178Santa Barbara, CA USA
Marty MarionSSRRDecember 1, 19166'2"170Richburg, SC USA
Pepper MartinRFRRFebruary 29, 19045'8"170Temple, OK USA
Stu Martin3BLRNovember 19, 19126'0"155Rich Square, NC USA
Bill McGeePRRNovember 16, 19096'1"215Batchtown, IL USA
Joe MedwickLFRRNovember 24, 19115'10"187Carteret, NJ USA
Johnny Mize1BLRJanuary 7, 19136'2"215Demorest, GA USA
Terry MooreCFRRMay 27, 19125'11"195Vernon, AL USA
Joe Orengo2BRRNovember 29, 19146'0"185San Francisco, CA USA
Mickey OwenCRRApril 4, 19165'10"190Nixa, MO USA
Don PadgettCLRDecember 5, 19116'0"190Caroleen, NC USA
Jack RussellPRROctober 24, 19056'1"178Paris, TX USA
Clyde ShounPLLMarch 20, 19126'1"188Mountain City, TN USA
Enos SlaughterRFLRApril 27, 19165'9"180Roxboro, NC USA
Harry WalkerCFLRSeptember 22, 19186'2"175Pascagoula, MS USA
Lon WarnekePRRMarch 28, 19096'2"185Mount Ida, AR USA
Bob WeilandPLLDecember 14, 19056'4"215Chicago, IL USA
Ernie WhitePRLSeptember 5, 19165'11"175Pacolet Mills, SC USA