1941 Cincinnati Reds season

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1941 Cincinnati Reds
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Powel Crosley, Jr.
Manager(s) Bill McKechnie
Local radio WSAI
(Sam Balter, Al Stephens)
WCPO
(Harry Hartman)
WLW
(Roger Baker, Dick Bray)
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The 1941 Cincinnati Reds season was a season in American baseball. The team finished third in the National League with a record of 88-66, 12 games behind the Brooklyn Dodgers.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
Brooklyn Dodgers 100 54 -- .649
St. Louis Cardinals 97 56 2.5 .634
Cincinnati Reds 88 66 12 .571
Pittsburgh Pirates 81 73 19 .526
New York Giants 74 79 25.5 .484
Chicago Cubs 70 84 30 .455
Boston Braves 62 92 38 .403
Philadelphia Phillies 43 111 57 .279

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1941 Cincinnati Reds
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
3B Werber, BillyBilly Werber 109 418 100 .239 4 46
OF McCormick, MikeMike McCormick 110 369 106 .287 4 31

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
West, DickDick West 67 172 37 .215 1 17
Ripple, JimmyJimmy Ripple 38 102 22 .216 1 9
Lukon, EddieEddie Lukon 23 86 23 .267 0 3

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Derringer, PaulPaul Derringer 29 228.1 12 14 3.31 76

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Beggs, JoeJoe Beggs 37 4 3 5 3.79 19

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Indianapolis Indians American Association Red Killefer
A1 Birmingham Barons Southern Association Oscar Roettger
B Columbia Reds Sally League Cap Crossley
C Tucson Cowboys Arizona-Texas League Lester "Pat" Patterson
C Riverside Reds California League Einar Sorensen
C Ogden Reds Pioneer League Bill McCorry
D Cordele Bees Georgia-Florida League Bill Morrell
D Wichita Falls Spudders West Texas-New Mexico League Sammy Hale and Neal Rabe

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Columbia, Tucson, Ogden

Riverside franchise folded, June 29, 1941[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Milt Shoffner page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Grant Dunlap page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Jimmy Ripple page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

External links[edit]