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1940 Season

1939 / 1941

Top Hitter

Johnny Mize

Johnny
Mize

Top Pitcher

Bob Feller

Bob
Feller

Champions

Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati Reds

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All-1940 Team

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Left Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Hank Greenberg DET 7.1 7.9 -0.2
Ted Williams BOS 6.4 7.1 -0.2
Bob Johnson PHA 3.7 4.3 0.0
Johnny Rizzo 3 tms 3.7 4.1 0.2
Center Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Joe DiMaggio NYY 7.3 6.9 0.4
Terry Moore STL 4.4 3.8 0.8
Jim Gleeson CHC 4.2 4.6 -0.1
Barney McCosky DET 4.0 4.1 0.0
Right Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Charlie Keller NYY 5.4 5.2 0.8
Mel Ott NYG 5.2 5.4 0.3
Bill Nicholson CHC 4.1 5.1 -0.4
Enos Slaughter STL 3.9 4.4 0.2
Shortstop
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Arky Vaughan PIT 6.3 5.3 -0.1
Lou Boudreau CLE 6.0 3.5 1.5
Luke Appling CHW 5.4 4.2 0.2
Eddie Miller BSN 4.8 3.1 0.7
Third Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Stan Hack CHC 5.5 5.3 0.1
Billy Werber CIN 4.5 3.4 1.0
Harlond Clift SLB 4.4 3.7 0.5
Cecil Travis WAS 3.8 3.6 -0.1
Second Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Lonny Frey CIN 5.9 2.7 2.6
Joe Gordon NYY 5.8 3.8 1.4
Charlie Gehringer DET 3.8 4.3 -1.0
Billy Herman CHC 3.4 2.4 0.4
First Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Johnny Mize STL 7.4 8.5 -0.3
Frank McCormick CIN 5.7 5.2 1.3
Rudy York DET 5.3 6.0 0.1
Jimmie Foxx BOS 5.2 5.5 -0.1
Catcher
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Ernie Lombardi CIN 3.9 3.6 -0.0
Harry Danning NYG 3.8 3.4 -0.1
Frankie Hayes PHA 3.8 3.6 -0.2
Spud Davis PIT 3.0 2.6 0.1
Starting Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Bob Feller CLE 9.8 9.9 -0.1
Bobo Newsom DET 7.5 7.6 -0.1
Claude Passeau CHC 7.1 6.4 0.7
Bucky Walters CIN 6.7 6.4 0.3
Johnny Rigney CHW 6.6 6.6 0.0
Schoolboy Rowe DET 5.8 5.2 0.6
Larry French CHC 5.1 4.9 0.2
Tommy Bridges DET 4.9 5.1 -0.3
Dutch Leonard WAS 4.8 5.2 -0.5
Ken Chase WAS 4.7 4.8 -0.1
Relief Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Joe Beggs CIN 2.1 2.2 -0.0
Archie McKain DET 1.9 1.8 0.0
Joe Heving BOS 1.8 1.8 0.0
Harry Eisenstat CLE 1.7 1.6 0.1
Ira Hutchinson STL 1.3 1.3 0.0
Newt Kimball 2 tms 1.1 1.1 0.0
Johnny Lanning PIT 1.1 0.9 0.1
Clint Brown CHW 1.1 1.2 -0.1
Jack Russell STL 0.9 1.2 -0.2
Bill Trotter SLB 0.9 1.2 -0.3