Major League Baseball Season Recap 1940

World Series – Cincinnati Reds NL over Detriot Tigers AL 4 games to 3

World Series MVP –
Babe Ruth Award –

Awards –
MVP Awards –

NL Frank McCormack

AL Hank Greenberg

 

All-Star Game – July 9th – N.L. 4 over A.L. 0, played at Sportsman’s Park III (NL)
AL Starter Red Ruffing  NL Starter Paul Derringer MVP

 

1940 Cincinnati Reds

1940 Cincinnati Reds

(ca. 1940)[^](http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p15799coll65/id/1322/rec/63) – Aerial view showing Wrigley Field at pre-game ceremony. An American flag being supported by four lines of people can be seen below the diamond. A group of people stand in rows to the left of the flag while the lower levels of the stadium are visibly full.

Wrigley Field – LA

The dodgers get an awning

The Dodgers get an awning