1940 Washington Senators

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64-90 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1940 Washington Senators

What was the record of the 1940 Washington Senators?

The Washington Senators finished the regular season with a 64-90 record. They went 36-41 at home and 28-49 on the road.

What division did the 1940 Washington Senators play in?

The 1940 Washington Senators played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1940.

What was the 1940 Washington Senators record by month?

The 1940 Washington Senators had their best month in April, when they went 6-5 and had a 54.5% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 11-19 and had a 36.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-5 54.5% -3
May 10-17 37.0% -27
June 11-19 36.7% -42
July 15-14 51.7% -5
August 10-16 38.5% -17
September 12-19 38.7% -52

Did the 1940 Washington Senators make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1940 Washington Senators?

The Washington Senators finished the regular season with a run differential of -146. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Senators could have been expected to have about 63.2 wins, or a 63-91 record in the regular season.

How did the 1940 Washington Senators perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1940 Washington Senators went 28-30.

How did the 1940 Washington Senators perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1940 Washington Senators went 8-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1940 Washington Senators?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1940 Washington Senators was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1940 Washington Senators?

The longest losing streak that the Washington Senators had during the 1940 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1940 Washington Senators Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 16, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 1
Thu, Apr 18, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 7
Fri, Apr 19, 1940 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Apr 23, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Apr 24, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 6
Thu, Apr 25, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 7 - 6
Fri, Apr 26, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 8 - 6
Sat, Apr 27, 1940 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Sun, Apr 28, 1940 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, Apr 29, 1940 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Apr 30, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 4
Wed, May 1, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 7 - 10
Thu, May 2, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 4, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 12
Sun, May 5, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 3 - 7
Mon, May 6, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 9 - 11
Tue, May 7, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Win 6 - 5 (10)
Wed, May 8, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 6
Thu, May 9, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 4
Fri, May 10, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Loss 7 - 8
Sat, May 11, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Win 9 - 6
Sun, May 12, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Loss 2 - 4
Tue, May 14, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 2
Fri, May 17, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 18
Sat, May 18, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 19, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 10
Mon, May 20, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Tue, May 21, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 8 - 9
Wed, May 22, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Win 9 - 2
Thu, May 23, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Loss 7 - 8 (12)
Sat, May 25, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 26, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 4 - 3 (10)
Mon, May 27, 1940 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 5
Tue, May 28, 1940 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 12
Tue, May 28, 1940 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 3
Wed, May 29, 1940 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Thu, May 30, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Loss 6 - 7
Thu, May 30, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Win 14 - 2
Sat, Jun 1, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 12
Sun, Jun 2, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 8
Mon, Jun 3, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 3
Tue, Jun 4, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 2
Tue, Jun 4, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jun 5, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jun 6, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Fri, Jun 7, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jun 8, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 12
Sun, Jun 9, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Mon, Jun 10, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jun 11, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jun 12, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jun 14, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 10
Sat, Jun 15, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 11
Sat, Jun 15, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 8
Sun, Jun 16, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 7 - 8
Tue, Jun 18, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jun 19, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Jun 20, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 12
Fri, Jun 21, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jun 22, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Win 11 - 10
Sun, Jun 23, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Win 12 - 5
Sun, Jun 23, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jun 25, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 6
Wed, Jun 26, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Jun 28, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jun 29, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 7
Sun, Jun 30, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jun 30, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 5
Mon, Jul 1, 1940 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Tue, Jul 2, 1940 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 6
Thu, Jul 4, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 5 - 1
Thu, Jul 4, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 9 - 5
Fri, Jul 5, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 9
Sat, Jul 6, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jul 7, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Jul 7, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 4
Thu, Jul 11, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Sat, Jul 13, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 13, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Jul 14, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 5 (11)
Mon, Jul 15, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 6
Tue, Jul 16, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 8
Wed, Jul 17, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jul 18, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jul 19, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 9
Sat, Jul 20, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jul 21, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Jul 21, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jul 23, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jul 24, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 7
Thu, Jul 25, 1940 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jul 26, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 13
Sat, Jul 27, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jul 28, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Jul 28, 1940 @ Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 1
Tue, Jul 30, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jul 31, 1940 @ St. Louis Browns Win 13 - 5
Fri, Aug 2, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 10
Sat, Aug 3, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Aug 4, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sun, Aug 4, 1940 @ Chicago White Sox Win 1 - 0
Tue, Aug 6, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Win 11 - 0
Thu, Aug 8, 1940 vs Philadelphia Athletics Loss 4 - 6 (10)
Fri, Aug 9, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Sat, Aug 10, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Aug 11, 1940 vs Boston Red Sox Win 2 - 1
Tue, Aug 13, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Aug 14, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Win 5 - 3
Thu, Aug 15, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Win 9 - 4
Thu, Aug 15, 1940 @ Philadelphia Athletics Loss 5 - 6
Fri, Aug 16, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Sat, Aug 17, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 9 - 12
Sun, Aug 18, 1940 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Aug 20, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Aug 21, 1940 vs St. Louis Browns Win 3 - 0
Fri, Aug 23, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 2 (13)
Sat, Aug 24, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Aug 24, 1940 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Aug 25, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Mon, Aug 26, 1940 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Aug 29, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Aug 29, 1940 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Aug 31, 1940 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 7