1940 Boston Red Sox Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 82-72
Finished 4th in the AL
Attendance: 757,509, Avg. 11,654
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Manager: Joe Cronin (82-72)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1940 Boston Red Sox Roster
1940 Boston Red Sox Results

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 1940 season with a record of 82 wins and 72 losses, finishing fourth in the AL.

The Red Sox scored 872 runs and yielded 825 runs. Jimmie Foxx walloped 36 home runs for Boston, while Ted Williams, Joe Cronin, Bobby Doerr and Jim Tabor each added 20 or more, too. Jimmie Foxx drove in 119 runs. Ted Williams led all regular batters by hitting .344. Jack Wilson and Joe Heving topped the squad with 12 wins each, and Lefty Grove recorded a 3.99 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Joe Cronin coached the team.

Click on column headings to sort.

Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Jack Wilson126.6675.08411615905157.71701048917870102306723
Joe Heving127.6324.0139721403119.01296353742055301525
Jim Bagby1016.3854.73362112612182.7217104961583057105829
Emerson Dickman86.5716.0335911203100.012174671538040401460
Lefty Grove76.5383.9922211910153.315973682050062101652
Herb Hash77.5004.95341215313120.012368661184036503558
Earl Johnson62.7504.091710220070.3693332039026203309
Denny Galehouse66.5005.1825203500120.015577691041053014543
Fritz Ostermueller59.3574.9531167500143.71668679770080004662
Mickey Harris42.6675.00139230068.3834038826036203313
Woody Rich101.0000.7731110011.7931210800044
Charlie Wagner101.0005.52121700029.345221858013001140
Yank Terry101.0008.8441000019.32419192110900194
Bill Fleming12.3334.86106210046.3532725420024202206
Bill Butland12.3335.5733010021.02713130100500099
Ted Williams004.501010002.031100010009
Alex Mustaikis01.0009.0061300015.01518151150600176
Totals8272.5324.89332154103513161379.715688257491246250613231366242

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Doc Cramer150712661942002712151353629.303.340.384.7242541311400
Ted Williams144661561134193431423113449654.344.442.5941.036333133100
Bobby Doerr151658595871733710221051055753.291.353.497.850296160600
Lou Finney130574534731713115573523313.320.360.463.822247160700
Joe Cronin14964554810415635624111758365.285.380.502.882275611300
Jimmie Foxx144618515106153304361194710187.297.412.581.993299180200
Jim Tabor12050545973131286218114104258.285.345.510.85523450400
Dom DiMaggio10846641881126326846764146.301.367.464.83119452500
Gene Desautels71261222195071017013213.225.328.266.5945972500
Johnny Peacock63156131203741013112310.282.390.328.7184380200
Tom Carey43666242040070021.323.344.387.7312420200
Stan Spence517268519212130149.279.319.426.7462910000
Jack Wilson416766918212800111.273.284.424.7082810000
Charlie Gelbert309991918200800816.198.263.220.4822010000
Fritz Ostermueller33575491730010036.315.351.370.7212010000
Jim Bagby448074815310800012.203.203.270.4732020600
Marv Owen20655741200060084.211.308.211.5181230000
Tony Lupien1020195932040011.474.500.8421.3421600000
Joe Heving3946404800060036.200.273.200.473821200
Lefty Grove23615348001201329.151.196.208.4041100500
Herb Hash3543404750040004.175.175.300.4751220300
Mickey Harris1329226600020067.273.429.273.701600100
Joe Glenn2253473610040057.128.212.149.360740100
Emerson Dickman3532281300000119.107.167.107.274301200
Denny Galehouse25463903100100019.077.077.103.179420700
Alex Mustaikis6660210030002.333.333.500.833300000
Yank Terry4881200000003.250.250.250.500200000
Earl Johnson18272732000000010.074.074.074.148210000
Charlie Wagner13551100010002.200.200.200.400100000
Bill Fleming1016131000000013.000.071.000.071000200
Red Nonnenkamp9870000010004.000.125.000.125001000
Bill Butland3870000000003.000.000.000.000000100
Woody Rich3440000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Totals1760617454818721566301801458085549590597.286.356.449.8062462129129100


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Marv Owen1B800.053819.9847.6250000
Tony Lupien1B800.0372041.0004.8750000
Jimmie Foxx1B9500.084479987.9909.7160000
Lou Finney1B5100.050423341.9941.3330000
Bobby Doerr2B15100.040148021118.9775.8340000
Tom Carey2B400.038021.0002.7500000
Jim Tabor3B12000.01432673325.9263.4170000
Marv Owen3B900.091613.9622.7780000
Charlie Gelbert3B2900.0236575.9263.0340000
Jimmie Foxx3B100.013001.0004.0000000
Joe Cronin3B200.012001.0001.5000000
Tom Carey3B400.001001.000.2500000
Johnny PeacockC4800.01591310.9943.5832000
Joe GlennC1900.067630.9613.8421000
Jimmie FoxxC4200.01781812.9954.6677000
Gene DesautelsC7000.03252738.9925.0292000
Ted WilliamsOF14300.030213132.9602.2030000
Stan SpenceOF1500.0150001.0001.0000000
Lou FinneyOF6900.01481040.9752.2900000
Dom DiMaggioOF9400.02391665.9772.7130000
Doc CramerOF14900.033311112.9692.3090000
Jim BagbyOF100.00000.0000000
Jack WilsonP4100.01412011.000.6340000
Ted WilliamsP100.002001.0002.0000000
Charlie WagnerP1200.015001.000.5000000
Yank TerryP400.004001.0001.0000000
Woody RichP300.001001.000.3330000
Fritz OstermuellerP3100.022110.958.7420000
Alex MustaikisP600.02711.9001.5000000
Earl JohnsonP1700.0219011.0001.2350000
Joe HevingP3900.082243.882.7690000
Herb HashP3400.0122620.9501.1180000
Mickey HarrisP1300.0513001.0001.3850000
Lefty GroveP2200.013430.9211.5910000
Denny GalehouseP2500.01122021.0001.3200000
Bill FlemingP1000.015001.000.6000000
Emerson DickmanP3500.052935.919.9710000
Bill ButlandP300.017001.0002.6670000
Jim BagbyP3600.0172816.9781.2500000
Charlie GelbertSS100.00000.0000000
Joe CroninSS14600.02524433889.9484.7600000
Tom CareySS2000.02140312.9533.0500000
Totals163100.041401808173433.9723.64712000




Statistical data from Baseball Databank, made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License