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1940 Season


1939 / 1941

Top Hitter


Johnny
Mize

Top Pitcher


Bob
Feller

1940 World Series








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All-1940 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
DET
7.1
7.9
-0.2
BOS
6.4
7.1
-0.2
PHA
3.7
4.3
0.0
MULT
3.7
4.1
0.2
Center Field Tm
NYY
7.3
6.9
0.4
STL
4.4
3.8
0.8
CHC
4.2
4.6
-0.1
DET
4.0
4.1
0.0

Right Field Tm
NYY
5.4
5.2
0.8
NYG
5.2
5.4
0.3
CHC
4.1
5.1
-0.4
STL
3.9
4.4
0.2
Shortstop Tm
PIT
6.3
5.3
-0.1
CLE
6.0
3.5
1.5
CHW
5.4
4.2
0.2
BSN
4.8
3.1
0.7
Second Base Tm
CIN
5.9
2.7
2.6
NYY
5.8
3.8
1.4
DET
3.8
4.3
-1.0
CHC
3.4
2.4
0.4
Third Base Tm
CHC
5.5
5.3
0.1
CIN
4.5
3.4
1.0
SLB
4.4
3.7
0.5
WAS
3.8
3.6
-0.1
First Base Tm
STL
7.4
8.5
-0.3
CIN
5.7
5.2
1.3
DET
5.3
6.0
0.1
BOS
5.2
5.5
-0.1
 
Catcher Tm
CIN
3.9
3.6
-0.0
NYG
3.8
3.4
-0.1
PHA
3.8
3.6
-0.2
PIT
3.0
2.6
0.1
Starting Pitcher Tm
CLE
320.1
9.8
9.9
-0.1
DET
264.0
7.5
7.6
-0.1
CHC
280.2
7.1
6.4
0.7
CIN
305.0
6.7
6.4
0.3
CHW
280.2
6.6
6.6
0.0
DET
169.0
5.8
5.2
0.6
CHC
246.0
5.1
4.9
0.2
DET
197.2
4.9
5.1
-0.3
WAS
289.0
4.8
5.2
-0.5
WAS
261.2
4.7
4.8
-0.1
Relief Pitcher Tm
CIN
76.2
2.1
2.2
-0.0
DET
51.0
1.9
1.8
0.0
BOS
119.0
1.8
1.8
0.0
CLE
71.2
1.7
1.6
0.1
STL
63.1
1.3
1.3
0.0
CHW
66.0
1.1
1.2
-0.1
PIT
115.2
1.1
0.9
0.1
STL
54.0
0.9
1.2
-0.2
SLB
98.0
0.9
1.2
-0.3
NYY
63.1
0.9
0.9
0.0

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James