1940 St. Louis-New Orleans Stars - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 St. Louis-New Orleans Stars


22 - 22 - 2


20 - 19 - 2 in the Negro American League

1939 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
George Mitchell (22-22-2)

Top Hitter


Marshall
Riddle

Top Pitcher


Eugene
Smith

League Ranks (7 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
108
2nd ERA+
94
4th
OPS
.665
2nd ERA
4.02
4th
BA
.260
2nd BA
OBP
.328
2nd K/BB
1.63
5th
SLG
.337
2nd K%
15.1%
2nd
BB%
9.1%
3rd BB%
9.3%
6th
K%
HR%
ISO
.077
2nd WHIP
1.34
4th

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: South End Grounds (St. Louis, MO), Pelican Stadium (New Orleans, LA)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
30
18
44
43
2
8
0
0
0
4
0
0
1
.186
.186
.186
.372
16
1B
30
24
96
77
20
27
5
1
1
19
1
18
1
.351
.474
.481
.954
197
2B
22
18
71
61
6
23
3
4
1
9
0
7
3
.377
.441
.607
1.048
226
3B
27
25
95
92
14
32
3
3
0
12
2
2
1
.348
.362
.446
.807
151
SS
28
22
93
81
15
22
3
0
0
9
4
9
3
.272
.344
.309
.653
103
LF
23
22
80
74
8
17
2
2
0
14
0
5
1
.230
.278
.311
.589
83
CF
26
25
112
95
18
23
3
1
1
9
8
16
1
.242
.351
.326
.678
111
RF
25
24
100
91
16
26
6
2
0
10
3
7
2
.286
.337
.396
.732
128
3B
36
13
43
32
5
7
1
0
0
4
0
8
3
.219
.375
.250
.625
95
C
33
12
41
38
3
8
1
0
0
5
0
2
1
.211
.250
.237
.487
52
1B
21
4
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-11
1B
40
5
5
5
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
.400
25
C
30
3
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
C
26
2
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.000
.250
.000
.250
-22
CF
1
3
3
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.667
.667
.667
1.333
315
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SS
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
24
20
53
46
4
6
1
0
0
3
0
5
2
.130
.216
.152
.368
15
RP
28
13
19
19
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
22
10
18
18
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
4
SP
7
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
RP
24
2
4
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
.500
.750
.500
1.250
290
RP
28
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
56
RP
25
3
4
3
1
2
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
.667
.750
.667
1.417
341
SP
19
4
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
SP
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
RP
20
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RP
32
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
30
288
917
813
115
211
28
13
3
103
19
83
21
.260
.328
.337
.665
108
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
26
CF
112
.338
.313
14.3%
9.0%
0.9%
0.6%
.084
.073
25
RF
100
.347
.313
7.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.110
.073
30
1B
96
.460
.313
18.8%
9.0%
1.0%
0.6%
.130
.073
27
3B
95
.382
.313
2.1%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.098
.073
28
SS
93
.318
.313
9.7%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.037
.073
23
LF
80
.285
.313
6.3%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.081
.073
22
2B
71
.470
.313
9.9%
9.0%
1.4%
0.6%
.230
.073
24
SP
53
.190
.313
9.4%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.022
.073
30
C
44
.177
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
36
3B
43
.310
.313
18.6%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.073
33
C
41
.237
.313
4.9%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.073
28
RP
19
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
22
SP
18
.162
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
21
1B
7
.139
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
SP
5
.195
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
40
1B
5
.195
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
30
C
5
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
24
RP
4
.624
.313
50.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
19
SP
4
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
25
RP
4
.678
.313
25.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
26
C
4
.190
.313
25.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
28
RP
4
.244
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
RP
3
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
CF
3
.650
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
SP
2
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
-
1
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
SS
1
.000
.313
0.0%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
RP
.000
.313
9.0%
0.6%
.073
20
RP
.000
.313
9.0%
0.6%
.073
32
RP
.000
.313
9.0%
0.6%
.073
30
917
.321
.313
9.1%
9.0%
0.3%
0.6%
.077
.073
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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