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Philadelphia Athletics

1940 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Babich, Johnny Right   Right   6'1"  185  05/14/1913
-- Beckmann, Bill Right   Right   6'0"  175  12/08/1907
-- Besse, Herman Left   Left   6'2"  190  08/16/1911
-- Caster, George Right   Right   6'1"  180  08/04/1907
-- Dean, Chubby Left   Left   5'11"  181  08/24/1915
-- Heusser, Ed Both   Right   6'0"  187  05/07/1909
-- Marchildon, Phil Right   Right   5'10"  170  10/25/1913
-- McCrabb, Les Right   Right   5'11"  175  11/04/1914
-- McLaughlin, Pat Right   Right   6'2"  175  08/17/1910
-- Miles, Carl Both   Left   5'11"  178  03/22/1918
-- Potter, Nels Left   Right   5'11"  180  08/23/1911
-- Ross, Buck Right   Right   6'2"  170  02/02/1915
-- Vaughan, Porter Right   Left   6'1"  178  05/11/1919
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Brucker, Earle Right   Right   5'11"  175  05/06/1901
-- Hancken, Buddy Right   Right   6'1"  175  08/30/1914
-- Hayes, Frankie Right   Right   6'0"  185  10/13/1914
-- Wagner, Hal Left   Right   6'0"  165  07/02/1915
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Siebert, Dick Left   Left   6'0"  170  02/19/1912
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Davis, Crash Right   Right   6'0"  173  07/14/1919
-- McCoy, Benny Left   Right   5'9"  170  11/09/1915
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Gantenbein, Joe Left   Right   5'9"  168  08/25/1915
-- Rubeling, Al Right   Right   6'0"  185  05/10/1913
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Brancato, Al Right   Right   5'9"  188  05/29/1919
-- Chapman, Fred Right   Right   6'1"  185  07/17/1916
-- Lillard, Bill Right   Right   5'10"  170  01/10/1918
-- Wallaesa, Jack Both   Right   6'3"  191  08/31/1919
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Chapman, Sam Right   Right   6'0"  180  04/11/1916
-- Johnson, Bob Right   Right   6'0"  180  11/26/1905
-- Lodigiani, Dario Right   Right   5'8"  150  07/16/1916
-- Miles, Dee Left   Right   6'0"  175  02/15/1909
-- Moses, Wally Left   Left   5'10"  160  10/08/1910
-- Simmons, Al Right   Right   5'11"  190  05/22/1902
-- Tipton, Eric Right   Right   5'11"  190  04/20/1915
-- Valo, Elmer Left   Right   5'11"  190  03/05/1921
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