1940 St. Louis Cardinals

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Season Overview

84-69 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1940 St. Louis Cardinals

What was the record of the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a 84-69 record. They went 41-36 at home and 43-33 on the road.

What division did the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals play in?

The 1940 St. Louis Cardinals played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1940.

What was the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals record by month?

The 1940 St. Louis Cardinals had their best month in July, when they went 20-11 and had a 64.5% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 9-14 and had a 39.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 4-6 40% -18
May 9-14 39.1% -18
June 11-14 44% 0
July 20-11 64.5% +32
August 19-11 63.3% +23
September 21-13 61.8% +29

Did the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals make the Postseason?

No, the Cardinals didn't make the Postseason in 1940.

What was the run differential for the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a run differential of +48. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cardinals could have been expected to have about 81.2 wins, or a 81-72 record in the regular season.

How did the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals went 27-19.

How did the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals went 6-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1940 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest losing streak that the St. Louis Cardinals had during the 1940 regular season was 6 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1940 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 16, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 6
Fri, Apr 19, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 5
Sat, Apr 20, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Apr 21, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 4
Mon, Apr 22, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 6
Thu, Apr 25, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 10 - 9
Fri, Apr 26, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 10
Sat, Apr 27, 1940 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Apr 28, 1940 vs Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 5
Mon, Apr 29, 1940 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 5 (10)
Thu, May 2, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 4 - 7
Fri, May 3, 1940 vs Boston Bees Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 4, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 3 - 1
Sun, May 5, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 6 - 9
Mon, May 6, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 2 - 6
Tue, May 7, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 18 - 2
Wed, May 8, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 4
Thu, May 9, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 4
Sat, May 11, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 12
Sun, May 12, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 7
Sun, May 12, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 13
Tue, May 14, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 4
Wed, May 15, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 17, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Sat, May 18, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 19, 1940 @ New York Giants Win 6 - 5 (10)
Mon, May 20, 1940 @ New York Giants Loss 0 - 6
Sat, May 25, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 7
Sat, May 25, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 1
Sun, May 26, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 4
Mon, May 27, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 7
Tue, May 28, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 0
Wed, May 29, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 2
Sat, Jun 1, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jun 2, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 2, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 2
Tue, Jun 4, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 1 - 10
Thu, Jun 6, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 5 - 9
Fri, Jun 7, 1940 vs New York Giants Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jun 8, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jun 8, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jun 9, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 9 - 11 (11)
Sun, Jun 9, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 4 - 7
Mon, Jun 10, 1940 vs Boston Bees Loss 2 - 12
Fri, Jun 14, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 2
Sat, Jun 15, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 14 - 1
Sun, Jun 16, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 3
Sun, Jun 16, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 1
Mon, Jun 17, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jun 18, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 7 - 5 (11)
Wed, Jun 19, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 3 - 8
Sat, Jun 22, 1940 @ Boston Bees Win 9 - 2
Sun, Jun 23, 1940 @ Boston Bees Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Jun 23, 1940 @ Boston Bees Loss 5 - 10
Wed, Jun 26, 1940 @ New York Giants Loss 9 - 10 (10)
Fri, Jun 28, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 2
Sun, Jun 30, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 1 - 0
Sun, Jun 30, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 2
Mon, Jul 1, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 2, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 0
Thu, Jul 4, 1940 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 4, 1940 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jul 5, 1940 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 11
Sat, Jul 6, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 8 - 15
Sat, Jul 6, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Sun, Jul 7, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 7, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Jul 11, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 6 - 8 (11)
Sat, Jul 13, 1940 vs New York Giants Win 7 - 6
Sat, Jul 13, 1940 vs New York Giants Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 14, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 8 - 7
Sun, Jul 14, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 3 - 1
Mon, Jul 15, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 12 - 2
Tue, Jul 16, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 17, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 3
Fri, Jul 19, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 19, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jul 20, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 21, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jul 21, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jul 23, 1940 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 3
Sat, Jul 27, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jul 27, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jul 28, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jul 28, 1940 @ Brooklyn Dodgers Loss 4 - 7
Mon, Jul 29, 1940 @ Boston Bees Win 8 - 3
Tue, Jul 30, 1940 @ Boston Bees Win 13 - 5
Wed, Jul 31, 1940 @ Boston Bees Win 3 - 1 (11)
Wed, Jul 31, 1940 @ Boston Bees Win 17 - 8
Fri, Aug 2, 1940 @ New York Giants Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Aug 2, 1940 @ New York Giants Win 3 - 1
Sat, Aug 3, 1940 @ New York Giants Win 8 - 3
Sun, Aug 4, 1940 @ New York Giants Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 4, 1940 @ New York Giants Win 6 - 3
Tue, Aug 6, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Aug 7, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 9 - 10
Wed, Aug 7, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 12
Fri, Aug 9, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Aug 10, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Aug 11, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Sun, Aug 11, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Tue, Aug 13, 1940 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 1
Wed, Aug 14, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 6 (11)
Fri, Aug 16, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 6
Fri, Aug 16, 1940 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 5
Sun, Aug 18, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Sun, Aug 18, 1940 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 4
Tue, Aug 20, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 3 - 0
Tue, Aug 20, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Wed, Aug 21, 1940 vs Brooklyn Dodgers Win 7 - 5
Thu, Aug 22, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 0
Fri, Aug 23, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 2
Sat, Aug 24, 1940 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 1 - 0
Sun, Aug 25, 1940 vs Boston Bees Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Aug 25, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 8 - 5
Mon, Aug 26, 1940 vs Boston Bees Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Aug 27, 1940 vs Boston Bees Win 4 - 3
Wed, Aug 28, 1940 vs New York Giants Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Aug 29, 1940 vs New York Giants Win 5 - 0
Sun, Sep 1, 1940 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 0 - 10
Mon, Sep 2, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Sep 2, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 4
Tue, Sep 3, 1940 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4