1940 Washington Senators Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 64-90
Finished 7th in the AL
Attendance: 484,400, Avg. 7,339
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium I
Manager: Bucky Harris (64-90)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1940 Washington Senators Roster
1940 Washington Senators Results

The Washington Senators of the American League ended the 1940 season with a record of 64 wins and 90 losses, finishing seventh in the AL.

The Senators scored 665 runs, worst in the league, and allowed 811 runs. Gee Walker paced Washington with 13 home runs and drove in 96 runs. Cecil Travis led all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .322 clip. Sid Hudson topped the team with 17 wins, while Ken Chase as well added 15 or more victories as well Ken Chase earned a 3.23 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Bucky Harris coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Sid Hudson1716.5154.57383131931252.027214912820810963161090
Ken Chase1517.4693.23353412010261.72601209414143012951121165
Dutch Leonard1419.4243.49353502320289.03281361121978012421101245
Alex Carrasquel62.7504.882801700048.0422626429019001208
Joe Haynes36.3336.54227610063.3855046434023103298
Walt Masterson313.1884.9031199302130.31289271688068305601
Rene Monteagudo26.2506.0827815302100.71287068752064310468
Al Hollingsworth101.0005.5032100018.01812110110700081
Red Anderson11.5003.8622020014.01266050300255
Willis Hudlin12.3336.5186110037.35033279509201169
Joe Krakauskas16.1436.44321016202109.01379078773068007527
Gil Torres000.002010002.7310000100011
Charlie Gelbert009.002020004.0544230100021
Bucky Jacobs01.0006.0090800015.0161110190620072
Lou Thuman01.00014.402000005.010118070000033
Totals6490.4164.592761548074671350.01494811689936180618214476044

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
George Case15472065610919229555635105239.293.349.375.72424655700
Buddy Lewis148679600101190381066315107436.317.393.443.836266101400
Gee Walker1406225958717529713962142458.294.325.432.757257123000
Cecil Travis136584528601703711276014823.322.381.445.82623552600
Jimmy Bloodworth119495469471151781170311671.245.272.386.658181151900
Jimmy Pofahl1194474063495235236203755.234.298.330.628134110400
Rick Ferrell1033753263589182028114715.273.365.340.70511170200
Zeke Bonura793523114185163345204013.273.358.373.73111661000
Buddy Myer712452102861144029633410.290.389.395.7858360100
Johnny Welaj88239215315590321871920.256.322.340.6627342300
Jake Early80231206265384514012322.257.335.408.7438431100
Sam West571179972561118021613.253.357.364.7203600200
Jack Sanford341281225244201000617.197.234.262.4973200000
Sid Hudson389693822210100016.237.245.280.5242640200
Charlie Gelbert22595472071070043.370.424.537.9612911000
Dutch Leonard35110101616000400111.158.167.158.3251640800
Ken Chase3510192815211900422.163.198.239.4372210500
Al Evans1431251820071067.320.452.400.8521000000
Joe Krakauskas32323238200100010.250.250.313.5631030000
Sherry Robertson1038334701000056.212.316.273.589900000
Walt Masterson31453867100100417.184.262.211.472810300
Rene Monteagudo2734334611010014.182.206.273.479900000
Red Anderson2550300000001.600.600.6001.200300000
Mickey Vernon519190300000003.158.158.158.316310000
Jimmy Wasdell1037353310000027.086.135.114.249400000
Jim Mallory413122200000011.167.231.167.397200000
Joe Haynes2220191200000005.105.105.105.211200100
Al Hollingsworth3761100000002.167.286.167.452101000
Willis Hudlin812100100000004.100.100.100.200100200
Lou Thuman2220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Dick Hahn1330000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Alex Carrasquel28770000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Bucky Jacobs9210000000001.000.000.000.000000100
Morrie Aderholt1220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Gil Torres2000000000000000000
Totals166959095365665145326667526029440465504.271.331.374.706200999186100


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Sam West1B1200.0957113.9908.5000000
Jimmy Wasdell1B800.0762081.0009.7500000
Mickey Vernon1B400.0412051.0001.7500000
Jack Sanford1B3400.028215238.9938.7350000
Zeke Bonura1B7900.0712421470.9829.5440000
Jimmy Bloodworth1B1700.019121317.98612.4710000
Jimmy Pofahl2B400.0915041.0006.0000000
Buddy Myer2B5400.01191761034.9675.4630000
Charlie Gelbert2B100.04310.8757.0000000
Jimmy Bloodworth2B9600.02602741274.9785.5630000
Morrie Aderholt2B100.021011.0003.0000000
Cecil Travis3B11300.01162652730.9343.3720000
Buddy Lewis3B3600.04272611.9503.1670000
Jimmy Bloodworth3B600.059031.0002.3330000
Dick HahnC100.012001.0003.0000000
Rick FerrellC9900.042767105.9804.99017000
Al EvansC900.0342001.0004.0001000
Jake EarlyC5600.027641105.9695.6615000
Sam WestOF900.0180001.0002.0000000
Johnny WelajOF5300.0132130.9782.5090000
Gee WalkerOF14000.028510102.9672.1070000
Jim MalloryOF300.0100001.0003.3330000
Buddy LewisOF11200.02061191.9601.9380000
George CaseOF15400.038410120.9702.5580000
Gil TorresP200.001001.000.5000000
Lou ThumanP200.01110.6671.0000000
Rene MonteagudoP2700.051111.941.5930000
Walt MastersonP3100.051610.955.6770000
Dutch LeonardP3500.0157247.9562.4860000
Joe KrakauskasP3200.022423.929.8130000
Bucky JacobsP900.019011.0001.1110000
Sid HudsonP3800.0145041.9411.6840000
Willis HudlinP800.01910.9091.2500000
Al HollingsworthP300.017011.0002.6670000
Joe HaynesP2200.02921.846.5000000
Charlie GelbertP200.001001.000.5000000
Ken ChaseP3500.074431.9441.4570000
Alex CarrasquelP2800.0110021.000.3930000
Red AndersonP200.003011.0001.5000000
Cecil TravisSS2300.048751120.9185.3480000
Sherry RobertsonSS1000.0173039.9404.7000000
Jimmy PofahlSS11200.01913022569.9524.4020000
Charlie GelbertSS1200.0202643.9203.8330000
Totals153400.040581748192441.9683.78523000




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