1940 Asheville Tourists Roster

Piedmont League (PL) - Class: B
Team Record: 75-60
2nd in the PL
Manager: Tommie West (75-60)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Asheville, North Carolina
Ballpark: Old McCormick Field

1940 Asheville Tourists Statistics

Playoffs - Rocky Mount Red Sox 4 games, Asheville Tourists 2

The Asheville Tourists of the Piedmont League ended the 1940 season with a record of 75 wins and 60 losses, second in the PL.

Tommie West served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Clarence BeersRRDecember 9, 19186'0"175El Dorado, KS US
Harry PerkoRR6'0"175
A. C. PhillipsLOctober 20, 19165'4"165Gaffney, SC US
Harry PletersekLLJune 30, 19155'7"158
Harry PollyRR6'1"180
Erwin PrasseRDecember 1, 19176'2"199
Bobby RhawnRRFebruary 13, 19195'8"180Catawissa, PA US
Bob Rice
Freddy SchmidtRRFebruary 9, 19166'1"185Hartford, CT US
Walter SchuerbaumR5'11"180
Emil VerbanRRAugust 27, 19155'11"165Lincoln, IL US
Frank NelsonRRJuly 30, 19185'10"175San Pablo, CA US
Michael NatisinLOctober 31, 19165'10"176Alpha, NJ US
Harold BullockRR6'2"180
Ken BurkhartRRNovember 18, 19166'1"190Knoxville, TN US
Tony CastanoRRFebruary 11, 19115'11"170Palma Soriano, CU
William GloverL5'11"185
Bill HartRRMarch 4, 19136'0"175Wiconisco, PA US
Ken HolcombeRRAugust 23, 19185'11"169Burnsville, NC US
Edward HurleyRR6'1"200
Tom KovalRRMarch 7, 19156'0"190
Milton LoweryLLNovember 4, 19146'1"180
Eddie MaloneRRJune 16, 19205'10"175Chicago, IL US
Tommie WestLNovember 6, 19105'11"160Stonewall, MS US

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