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

1938 / 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)


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
25
RF
100
5'9"
170
L
R
4/27/1915 (Madison, MS)
4/15/1974 (Carbondale, IL)
20
RP
1.0
5'11"
180
L
L
9/8/1919 (Birmingham, AL)
11/9/2006 (Louisville, KY)
RP
3
5.2
23
LF
80
6'0"
175
R
R
1917 (Fulton, KY)
32
RP
0.0
6'1"
195
R
R
1/13/1908 (Decatur, AL)
4/8/1982 (Cleveland, OH)
21
1B
7
5'8"
160
L
R
4/21/1919 (Mount Vernon, GA)
12/2/1990 (Chicago, IL)
28
RP
4
1.2
5'11"
196
R
3/12/1912 (Cordova, AL)
31
C
5
5'10"
170
R
R
5/2/1909 (Atlanta, GA)
RP
2.0
28
RP
19
45.1
5'9"
180
L
L
8/21/1911 (Union City, TN)
10/2/1976 (Cleveland, OH)
24
RP
4
6.2
5'10"
183
R
10/28/1915 (Muskogee, OK)
SP
5
18.1
6'6"
R
R
27
3B
95
5'8"
185
R
R
10/16/1912 (Memphis, TN)
1/1982 (Memphis, TN)
26
C
4
5'6"
165
L
R
1/9/1914 (Union City, TN)
4/18/1996 (Ann Arbor, MI)
26
CF
112
5'11"
190
L
R
2/8/1914 (St. Louis, MO)
3/2/1985 (St. Louis, MO)
SS
1
28
SS
93
5'9"
194
B
R
9/16/1911 (Charleston, MO)
2/5/1954 (St. Louis, MO)
30
1B
96
5'10"
180
L
L
11/26/1909 (Shreveport, LA)
2/19/1966 (Kansas City, MO)
22
SP
18
35.1
6'3"
210
R
R
4/29/1918 (Forrest City, AR)
5/5/1987 (Cairo, IL)
40
1B
5
6'3"
202
R
R
3/31/1900 (Sparta, IL)
11/1953 (Sparta, IL)
SP
2
3.1
CF
3
22
2B
71
5'8"
155
L
R
4/22/1918 (Warren, AR)
9/2/1988 (St. Louis, MO)
36
3B
43
5'10"
155
R
R
10/25/1903 (Whistler, AL)
5/17/2002 (Chicago, IL)
-
1
33
C
41
R
R
1907 (birthplace unknown)
24
SP
53
71.2
6'1"
185
B
R
4/23/1916 (Ansley, LA)
5/25/2011 (Richmond Heights, MO)
19
SP
4
10.0
6'2"
190
R
R
9/12/1920 (Cairo, IL)
5/1984 (Hallsboro, NC)
30
C
44
5'11"
165
R
R
1910 (Memphis, TN)
25
RP
4
7.0
6'0"
185
1/26/1915 (Alma, AR)
4/11/1975 (Chicago, IL)

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