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The first Texas Valley League operated in 1927 and 1928 before folding.

The next TVL played one season, 1938. The Corpus Christi Spudders had the best regular-season record, but fell in the championship to the Harlingen Hubs. The TVL was a class D league in both incarnations.

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[edit] Cities Represented

[edit] 1927-1928

[edit] Teams and Statistics

[edit] 1927

1927 Texas Valley League
President: NA

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
Mission Grapefruiters 62 55 .523 - Harry Davis/Ed Marburger
Corpus Christi Seahawks 63 56 .529 0 Jimmy Payton
Edinburg Bobcats 57 58 .496 4 Roy Morton/Cam Hill
Laredo Oilers 53 66 .445 10 Nate Smith/Tex Wisterzil

Playoff: Corpus Christi 3 games, Laredo 0.

Player Statistics
Player Team Stat Tot Player Team Stat Tot
Garland Orr Mission BA .372 Herbert Pyle Mission W 15
Les Mallon Mission Runs 94 Glenn Brown Corpus Christi W 15
Les Mallon Mission Hits 162 Fay Haddock Laredo SO 1.13
Jack Holloway Mission HR 17 R.S. "Red" Hill Laredo Pct .750; 12-4

[edit] 1928

No Available Information


[edit] Cities Represented

[edit] 1938

[edit] Teams and Statistics

[edit] 1938

1938 Texas Valley League
President: Guy Airey

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
Corpus Christi Spudders 92 44 .677 - Rod Whitney
Harlingen Hubs 84 53 .613 8.5 Jake Atz
Taft Cardinals 68 67 .504 23.5 John Morrow/Herbert Fash
Refugio Oilers 67 67 .500 24 Carl Littlejohn
McAllen Packers 65 72 .474 27.5 Skipper Friday/Walter Kopp
Brownsville Charros 30 103 .226 60.5 Ed Konetchy/James Wilson/Brooks Conover/Dutch Hoffman/Vernon Deck

Playoff: Harlingen 3 games, Taft 0. Corpus Christi 3 games, Refugio 2.
Finals: Harlingen 4 games, Corpus Christi 0.

Player Statistics
Player Team Stat Tot Player Team Stat Tot
Manuel Cortinas Corpus Christi BA .380 Gene Hinrichs Harlingen W 27
George Hausmann Corpus Christi Runs 157 Gene Hinrichs Harlingen SO 223
K. Steve Carter Harlingen Hits 207 Tom Finger Corpus Christi ERA 2.75
Manuel Cortinas Corpus Christi HR 20 Tom Finger Corpus Christi PCT .815 22-5
Leo Najo McAllen HR 20
Bill McClaren Harlingen HR 20
Kirby Jordan McAllen HR 20
Bill McClaren Harlingen RBI 151

[edit] Source

The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball: Second and Third Editions.

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