1940 Amarillo Gold Sox Roster

West Texas-New Mexico League (WTNML) - Class: D
Team Record: 82-58
2nd in the WTNML
Manager: Claude Jonnard (82-58)
Location: Amarillo, Texas
Ballpark: Malin Park
Attendance: 62,890, Avg. 898
1940 Amarillo Gold Sox Statistics

Playoffs - Lubbock Hubbers 3 games, Amarillo Gold Sox 0

The Amarillo Gold Sox of the West Texas-New Mexico League ended the 1940 season with a record of 82 wins and 58 losses, second in the WTNML. Claude Jonnard served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bill AltenburgRRMay 29, 19155'9"167Lake Zurich, IL US
Ben ParrishR6'3"180
Mac QuillinFebruary 2, 1917Seymour, TX US
Neal RabeROctober 24, 19045'9"160Leon County, TX US
William RatliffR5'11"170
Robert Roth
Malone SandersLLOctober 23, 19176'3"180Corsicana, TX US
J. D. Surratt
Ray SurrattLAugust 11, 19065'10"160
Blas TenorioRMarch 24, 19165'7"155Eagle Pass, TX US
Clarence TranthamRRJanuary 8, 19136'4"189
Ervin Whitaker
Henry Parma
Edgar LynnRR5'11"170
Emmett AltenburgL6'0"180
Arthur CalhounLR6'0"175
Russell CriderRR5'10"167
Joseph D'AntonioR5'8"165
Alexander DakaiFebruary 11, 1916Framingham, MA US
George DormanLLJune 14, 19146'2"198
Albert DuarteL5'9"155
Emmitt FulenwiderRFebruary 22, 19155'11"180Groyden County, TX US
Chester HillRR6'5"180
Densil HoneycuttAugust 29, 1921
Claude JonnardRRNovember 23, 18976'1"165Nashville, TN US
Smith Williams

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.

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