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This article is about the 1940 Major League Baseball season only. For information on all of baseball, see 1940 in baseball.

The 1940 Major League Baseball season was the thirty-eighth season held between the American and National Leagues.

Awards and honors

Statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Joe DiMaggio NYY .352 Debs Garms PIT .355
HR Hank Greenberg DET 41 Johnny Mize STL 43
RBI Hank Greenberg DET 150 Johnny Mize STL 137
Wins Bob Feller1 CLE 27 Bucky Walters CIN 22
ERA Bob Feller1 CLE 2.61 Bucky Walters CIN 2.48
SO Bob Feller1 CLE 261 Kirby Higbe PHI 137
SV Al Benton DET 17 Joe Beggs CIN
Jumbo Brown NYG
Mace Brown PIT
SB George Case WSH 35 Lonny Frey CIN 22

1 American League Triple Crown Pitching Winner

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