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1940 National League Standings, Stats, and Awards

1941 1940 1939

1940 American League Standings and Stats

1940 Major League Attendance

TeamWLPctRRA
Cincinnati Reds10053.654707528 
Brooklyn Dodgers8865.575697621 
St. Louis Cardinals8469.549747699 
Pittsburgh Pirates7876.506809783 
Chicago Cubs7579.487681636 
New York Giants7280.474663659 
Boston Bees6587.428623745 
Philadelphia Phillies50103.327494750 

Postseason
RoundWinnerLoser
WSCincinnati Reds (4)Detroit Tigers (3)

Team Batting
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TeamABRH2B3BHRSOBBHBPSBCSBAOBPSLGOPS
Pittsburgh Pirates5466809151127668764945530690.276.343.394.736
St. Louis Cardinals54997471514266611196104790970.275.333.411.744
Cincinnati Reds5372707142726438895034530720.266.323.379.701
Brooklyn Dodgers5470697142125670935705220560.260.324.383.707
Chicago Cubs5389681144127248865664820630.267.328.384.711
New York Giants5324663142320146914784530450.267.325.374.698
Boston Bees5329623136621950595814020480.256.308.349.658
Philadelphia Phillies5137494122518035755274350250.238.298.331.629

Team Pitching
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TeamERAWLSOCGSHOSVHRERHRBB
Cincinnati Reds3.0510053557911011126352847773445
Brooklyn Dodgers3.5088656396517141366621557101393
Chicago Cubs3.547579564691214141863654874430
New York Giants3.7972806065711181383659573110473
St. Louis Cardinals3.838469550711014145769959483488
Boston Bees4.36658743576912144474565883573
Pittsburgh Pirates4.36787649149824156978367272492
Philadelphia Phillies4.40501034856658142975066392475

League Leaders
Batters
Batting Average
1.Debs Garms - PIT.355
2.Ernie Lombardi - CN4.319
3.Johnny Cooney - BEE.318
4.Stan Hack - CHN.317
5.Johnny Mize - SLN.314
6.Jim Gleeson - CHN.313
7.Frank McCormick - CN4.309
8.Dixie Walker - BRO.308
9.Enos Slaughter - SLN.306
10.Bama Rowell - BEE.305
On Base Percent.
1.Elbie Fletcher - PIT.418
2.Mel Ott - NY1.407
3.Johnny Mize - SLN.404
4.Dolph Camilli - BRO.397
5.Debs Garms - PIT.395
6.Stan Hack - CHN.395
7.Arky Vaughan - PIT.393
8.Jim Gleeson - CHN.389
9.Joe Orengo - SLN.383
10.Ernie Lombardi - CN4.382
Slugging Percent.
1.Johnny Mize - SLN.636
2.Bill Nicholson - CHN.534
3.Dolph Camilli - BRO.529
4.Vince DiMaggio - PIT.522
5.Enos Slaughter - SLN.504
6.Debs Garms - PIT.500
7.Joe Medwick - BRO.499
8.Johnny Rizzo - PHI.499
9.Babe Phelps - BRO.492
10.Ernie Lombardi - CN4.489
OPS
1.Johnny Mize - SLN1.039
2.Dolph Camilli - BRO.926
3.Bill Nicholson - CHN.899
4.Debs Garms - PIT.895
5.Vince DiMaggio - PIT.887
6.Enos Slaughter - SLN.874
7.Ernie Lombardi - CN4.871
8.Mel Ott - NY1.864
9.Jim Gleeson - CHN.859
10.Johnny Rizzo - PHI.857
Hits
1.Stan Hack - CHN191
Frank McCormick - CN4191
3.Johnny Mize - SLN182
4.Arky Vaughan - PIT178
5.Dixie Walker - BRO171
6.Terry Moore - SLN163
Billy Herman - CHN163
8.Billy Werber - CN4162
9.Bob Elliott - PIT161
10.Burgess Whitehead - NY1160
Chet Ross - BEE160
Runs
1.Arky Vaughan - PIT113
2.Johnny Mize - SLN111
3.Billy Werber - CN4105
4.Lonny Frey - CN4102
5.Stan Hack - CHN101
6.Enos Slaughter - SLN96
7.Elbie Fletcher - PIT94
8.Frank McCormick - CN493
9.Dolph Camilli - BRO92
Terry Moore - SLN92
Home Runs
1.Johnny Mize - SLN43
2.Bill Nicholson - CHN25
3.Dolph Camilli - BRO23
4.Johnny Rizzo - PHI20
5.Mel Ott - NY119
Vince DiMaggio - PIT19
Frank McCormick - CN419
8.Terry Moore - SLN17
Hank Leiber - CHN17
Chet Ross - BEE17
Enos Slaughter - SLN17
Babe Young - NY117
Runs Batted In
1.Johnny Mize - SLN137
2.Frank McCormick - CN4127
3.Maurice Van Robays - PIT116
4.Elbie Fletcher - PIT104
5.Babe Young - NY1101
6.Bill Nicholson - CHN98
7.Dolph Camilli - BRO96
8.Arky Vaughan - PIT95
9.Harry Danning - NY191
10.Chet Ross - BEE89
Doubles
1.Frank McCormick - CN444
2.Arky Vaughan - PIT40
3.Jim Gleeson - CHN39
4.Stan Hack - CHN38
5.Dixie Walker - BRO37
6.Billy Werber - CN435
7.Bob Elliott - PIT34
Harry Danning - NY134
9.Eddie Miller - BEE33
Jo-Jo Moore - NY133
Terry Moore - SLN33
Triples
1.Arky Vaughan - PIT15
2.Chet Ross - BEE14
3.Enos Slaughter - SLN13
Dolph Camilli - BRO13
Johnny Mize - SLN13
6.Joe Medwick - BRO12
7.Bob Elliott - PIT11
Jim Gleeson - CHN11
9.Joe Marty - PHI8
Dixie Walker - BRO8
Bama Rowell - BEE8
Games
1.Arky Vaughan - PIT156
2.Frank McCormick - CN4155
Johnny Mize - SLN155
4.Eddie Miller - BEE151
Mel Ott - NY1151
6.Lonny Frey - CN4150
7.Stan Hack - CHN149
Chet Ross - BEE149
Babe Young - NY1149
10.Bob Elliott - PIT148
At-Bats
1.Frank McCormick - CN4618
2.Stan Hack - CHN603
3.Arky Vaughan - PIT594
4.Billy Werber - CN4584
5.Johnny Mize - SLN579
6.Maurice Van Robays - PIT572
7.Chet Ross - BEE569
Eddie Miller - BEE569
9.Burgess Whitehead - NY1568
10.Lonny Frey - CN4563
Walks
1.Elbie Fletcher - PIT119
2.Mel Ott - NY1100
3.Dolph Camilli - BRO89
4.Arky Vaughan - PIT88
5.Johnny Mize - SLN82
6.Lonny Frey - CN480
7.Stan Hack - CHN75
8.Cookie Lavagetto - BRO70
9.Babe Young - NY169
10.Billy Werber - CN468
Strike Outs
1.Chet Ross - BEE127
2.Joe Orengo - SLN90
3.Dolph Camilli - BRO83
Vince DiMaggio - PIT83
5.Hank Leiber - CHN68
6.Bill Nicholson - CHN67
7.Sibby Sisti - BEE64
8.Ernie Koy - SLN59
Pete Coscarart - BRO59
10.Maurice Van Robays - PIT58
Sac Hits
1.Mike McCormick - CN420
Ham Schulte - PHI20
3.Lonny Frey - CN417
4.Frank Demaree - NY116
Joe Orengo - SLN16
6.Ival Goodman - CN415
7.Bob Elliott - PIT13
Johnny Cooney - BEE13
9.Jo-Jo Moore - NY112
Marty Marion - SLN12
Stolen Bases
1.Lonny Frey - CN422
2.Stan Hack - CHN21
3.Terry Moore - SLN18
4.Billy Werber - CN416
5.Pee Wee Reese - BRO15
6.Bob Elliott - PIT13
7.Ernie Koy - SLN12
Bama Rowell - BEE12
Arky Vaughan - PIT12
10.Vince DiMaggio - PIT11
Hit by Pitch
1.Elbie Fletcher - PIT9
2.Billy Werber - CN48
3.Ernie Lombardi - CN47
Jo-Jo Moore - NY17
5.Mel Ott - NY16
Jim Gleeson - CHN6
Billy Jurges - NY16
8.Harry Danning - NY15
Vince DiMaggio - PIT5
Frank McCormick - CN45
Eddie Miller - BEE5
Johnny Mize - SLN5
Burgess Whitehead - NY15
GIDP
1.Frank McCormick - CN423
2.Ernie Lombardi - CN418
Harry Danning - NY118
4.Billy Herman - CHN16
Eddie Miller - BEE16
Babe Phelps - BRO16
Maurice Van Robays - PIT16
Burgess Whitehead - NY116
9.Joe Marty - PHI15
Spud Davis - PIT15
Caught Stealing

Pitchers
ERA
1.Bucky Walters - CN42.48
2.Claude Passeau - CHN2.50
3.Rip Sewell - PIT2.80
4.Jim Turner - CN42.89
5.Vern Olsen - CHN2.97
6.Paul Derringer - CN43.06
Luke Hamlin - BRO3.06
8.Manny Salvo - BEE3.08
9.Lon Warneke - SLN3.14
10.Dick Errickson - BEE3.16
Wins
1.Bucky Walters - CN422
2.Paul Derringer - CN420
Claude Passeau - CHN20
4.Bill McGee - SLN16
Freddie Fitzsimmons - BRO16
Lon Warneke - SLN16
Rip Sewell - PIT16
Junior Thompson - CN416
9.Whit Wyatt - BRO15
10.Jim Turner - CN414
Larry French - CHN14
Kirby Higbe - PHI14
Games
1.Clyde Shoun - SLN54
2.Mace Brown - PIT48
3.Claude Passeau - CHN46
4.Hugh Casey - BRO44
5.Ken Raffensberger - CHN43
6.Vito Tamulis - BRO41
Jumbo Brown - NY141
Kirby Higbe - PHI41
9.Larry French - CHN40
Dick Lanahan - PIT40
Strike Outs
1.Kirby Higbe - PHI137
2.Claude Passeau - CHN124
Whit Wyatt - BRO124
4.Hal Schumacher - NY1123
5.Bucky Walters - CN4115
Paul Derringer - CN4115
7.Larry French - CHN107
8.Junior Thompson - CN4103
9.Mort Cooper - SLN95
10.Luke Hamlin - BRO91
Cliff Melton - NY191
Innings
1.Bucky Walters - CN4305.00
2.Paul Derringer - CN4296.67
3.Kirby Higbe - PHI283.00
4.Claude Passeau - CHN280.67
5.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI280.00
6.Larry French - CHN246.00
7.Whit Wyatt - BRO239.33
8.Harry Gumbert - NY1237.00
9.Dick Errickson - BEE236.33
10.Bill Posedel - BEE233.00
Games Started
1.Paul Derringer - CN437
2.Kirby Higbe - PHI36
Hugh Mulcahy - PHI36
Bucky Walters - CN436
5.Whit Wyatt - BRO34
6.Larry French - CHN33
7.Bill Posedel - BEE32
8.Claude Passeau - CHN31
Bill McGee - SLN31
Lon Warneke - SLN31
Junior Thompson - CN431
Games Finished
1.Joe Beggs - CN427
2.Jumbo Brown - NY123
3.Clyde Shoun - SLN22
4.Mace Brown - PIT21
5.Hugh Casey - BRO19
6.Red Lynn - NY118
7.Vance Page - CHN17
Al Javery - BEE17
Dick Lanahan - PIT17
Vito Tamulis - BRO17
Complete Games
1.Bucky Walters - CN429
2.Paul Derringer - CN426
3.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI21
4.Claude Passeau - CHN20
Kirby Higbe - PHI20
6.Larry French - CHN18
Bill Posedel - BEE18
8.Lon Warneke - SLN17
Junior Thompson - CN417
Dick Errickson - BEE17
Saves
1.Joe Beggs - CN47
Jumbo Brown - NY17
Mace Brown - PIT7
4.Claude Passeau - CHN5
Clyde Shoun - SLN5
6.Ken Raffensberger - CHN3
Max Lanier - SLN3
Red Lynn - NY13
Ken Heintzelman - PIT3
Bob Klinger - PIT3
Lloyd Brown - PHI3
Dick Coffman - BEE3
Mort Cooper - SLN3
Dick Errickson - BEE3
Shutouts
1.Manny Salvo - BEE5
Whit Wyatt - BRO5
3.Vern Olsen - CHN4
Claude Passeau - CHN4
Freddie Fitzsimmons - BRO4
Bill Lohrman - NY14
7.Bill McGee - SLN3
Larry French - CHN3
Mort Cooper - SLN3
Paul Derringer - CN43
Dick Errickson - BEE3
Hugh Mulcahy - PHI3
Junior Thompson - CN43
Bucky Walters - CN43
HR Allowed
1.Carl Hubbell - NY122
2.Bill Lohrman - NY119
Bucky Walters - CN419
Whit Wyatt - BRO19
5.Lon Warneke - SLN17
Nick Strincevich - BEE17
Paul Derringer - CN417
Harry Gumbert - NY117
Luke Hamlin - BRO17
10.Bill Posedel - BEE16
Hits Allowed
1.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI283
2.Paul Derringer - CN4280
3.Bill Posedel - BEE263
4.Claude Passeau - CHN259
5.Bill Lee - CHN246
6.Kirby Higbe - PHI242
7.Dick Errickson - BEE241
Bucky Walters - CN4241
9.Larry French - CHN240
10.Lon Warneke - SLN235
Walks
1.Kirby Higbe - PHI121
2.Bill McGee - SLN96
Hal Schumacher - NY196
Junior Thompson - CN496
5.Bucky Walters - CN492
6.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI91
7.Dick Errickson - BEE90
8.Joe Sullivan - BEE89
9.Mort Cooper - SLN86
10.Harry Gumbert - NY181
Bill Posedel - BEE81
Earned Runs
1.Bill Lee - CHN118
2.Kirby Higbe - PHI117
3.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI112
4.Bill Posedel - BEE107
5.Paul Derringer - CN4101
6.Harry Gumbert - NY199
7.Mort Cooper - SLN93
Joe Bowman - PIT93
9.Bill McGee - SLN92
Whit Wyatt - BRO92
Losses
1.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI22
2.Kirby Higbe - PHI19
3.Bill Posedel - BEE17
Bill Lee - CHN17
5.Bill Lohrman - NY115
6.Si Johnson - PHI14
Ike Pearson - PHI14
Larry French - CHN14
Harry Gumbert - NY114
Joe Sullivan - BEE14
Whit Wyatt - BRO14
Wild Pitches
1.Kirby Higbe - PHI9
Bill McGee - SLN9
3.Harry Gumbert - NY18
4.Ken Heintzelman - PIT7
5.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI6
6.Jake Mooty - CHN5
Bob Klinger - PIT5
Cy Blanton - PHI5
Jumbo Brown - NY15
Mort Cooper - SLN5
Hit Batters
1.Boom-Boom Beck - PHI9
2.Nick Strincevich - BEE8
Joe Sullivan - BEE8
4.Whitey Moore - CN47
Joe Bowman - PIT7
6.George Barnicle - BEE6
Hugh Casey - BRO6
Carl Doyle - SLN6
9.Roy Joiner - NY15
Bob Klinger - PIT5
Bucky Walters - CN45
Whit Wyatt - BRO5
Balks
1.Mort Cooper - SLN2
Al Javery - BEE2
Bill McGee - SLN2
Hugh Mulcahy - PHI2
Manny Salvo - BEE2
Junior Thompson - CN42
7.Johnny Vander Meer - CN41
Clyde Shoun - SLN1
Ike Pearson - PHI1
Ken Raffensberger - CHN1
Dick Lanahan - PIT1
Bill Lee - CHN1
Bill Lohrman - NY11
Charlie Frye - PHI1
Harry Gumbert - NY11
Ken Heintzelman - PIT1
Kirby Higbe - PHI1
George Barnicle - BEE1
Joe Bowman - PIT1
Max Butcher - PIT1
Hugh Casey - BRO1
Batters Faced
1.Bucky Walters - CN41207
2.Paul Derringer - CN41205
3.Kirby Higbe - PHI1194
4.Hugh Mulcahy - PHI1189
5.Claude Passeau - CHN1172
6.Larry French - CHN1024
7.Bill Posedel - BEE1008
8.Harry Gumbert - NY11007
9.Whit Wyatt - BRO1000
10.Dick Errickson - BEE997


Awards
MVP - Frank McCormick

NL All Stars
Pete Coscarart
Harry Danning
Paul Derringer
Leo Durocher
Larry French
Billy Herman
Kirby Higbe
Carl Hubbell
Billy Jurges
Cookie Lavagetto
Hank Leiber
Ernie Lombardi
Pinky May
Frank McCormick
Joe Medwick
Eddie Miller
Johnny Mize
Jo-Jo Moore
Terry Moore
Hugh Mulcahy
Bill Nicholson
Mel Ott
Babe Phelps
Arky Vaughan
Bucky Walters
Max West
Whit Wyatt

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