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1952 Minor League Baseball League Encyclopedia

Year Index / Affiliations / Map of Teams / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Other Years: 1951 / 1953

League-by-League Batting

RkLgLevTmsBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
57American LeagueMajor League828.74.18124247907423175191106901716339794487337531846315154.253.330.365.695154661017247712
58National LeagueMajor League828.34.17123646903418785158105821672338907480239631041475240.253.323.374.69715651948236642
60Pacific Coast LeagueOpen830.23.90144253324474425623120091918336739513856046205788.253.322.354.676168161951067
7American AssociationAAA827.44.97123246815412516119111921851444946569849248525481.271.352.407.75816769975256456
8International LeagueAAA828.24.21122845596401965171103211685381709475141444504512.257.334.371.70514895210740
5Southern AssociationAA826.64.81123446622413165931113101953406741537641947514947.274.349.394.74316298555
6Texas LeagueAA827.23.91129448177426035055106761845318568463841747144857.251.325.349.67414861860
1Eastern LeagueA824.64.2511104101235817471590111425283489415348845315106.252.336.348.68412469664
2South Atlantic LeagueA825.74.21123846559408475206103871764345432414643949535487.254.335.346.68114137759
3Western International LeagueA826.34.91120446406398915912105691694395303525387757255556.265.357.350.70713962790
4Western LeagueA825.24.88123647212410136035106081743345609536151556785941.259.349.363.71114868521
59Negro American LeagueNegro
9Big State LeagueB826.75.86117846930416156901118302152350998637154548255334.284.359.425.78317676490
10Carolina LeagueB825.74.6610924209636889508893281633252410442663645224660.253.334.344.67912695685
11Florida International LeagueB827.93.4912264595140157428294491324267231360372848924421.235.318.299.61712000902
12Gulf Coast LeagueB826.75.61122847493417436885116052048337940609956449355362.278.358.411.76917147298517
13Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB823.75.199903885232746513481671307325465450168754754439.249.357.352.70911519631
14Interstate LeagueB823.84.6111144178636124513890511373405409443274851375613.251.344.345.68912461525
15Piedmont LeagueB624.14.66806308022609037546412959224338318345743173944.246.353.339.6918833395
16Tri-State LeagueB824.55.1511184349537326576098001666328525520155656775511.263.360.367.72713697492
17Arizona-Texas LeagueC627.07.108383456930100594691361588444529518566140853569.304.387.439.82513199384
18California LeagueC822.75.2811204434837630591095051524306546512686759896562.253.355.353.70813279729
19Cotton States LeagueC824.94.5510083820033205458682811364363343398667344324770.249.338.343.68111400563
20Evangeline LeagueC824.25.78112045023388716470103061687293586557483355645463.265.357.369.72614337588
21Longhorn LeagueC825.55.96112043940386206675110721816408688583157710848555038.287.366.408.77515768465
22Northern LeagueC822.55.139923756332132509381161322304526436473648475384.253.351.362.71211624584
23Pioneer LeagueC822.95.5210524218535645580593511565397395499378859295148.262.368.362.72912895611
24Provincial LeagueC623.64.787662962125534366564441021179326363258036703190.252.346.345.6918801417
25Southwest International LeagueC623.76.607302971925724481971601124353430404272836193777.278.367.400.76710280376
26West Texas-New Mexico LeagueC827.16.22113243760387007043116052148348935547564345475078.300.373.446.81917254513
27Western AssociationC621.44.938283208327412408568021077304367344948541244633.248.346.350.6969588547
28Alabama-Florida LeagueD623.76.036982780223937420864051068332224348071535383571.268.362.368.7308809327
29Appalachian LeagueD620.95.717112838124066406062371101232291337856938984453.259.362.360.7238675417
30Coastal Plain LeagueD822.74.339903742332482428776131117268235342891944095443.234.326.307.6339971532
31Florida State LeagueD1024.65.17117646476404666079104911662319356520593953035034.259.345.342.68813859707
32Georgia State LeagueD824.65.6810024019834494568790781538186507490294252174739.263.360.363.72312509487
33Georgia-Florida LeagueD822.14.4011204323236992492389661335322186401576855495307.242.341.311.65211503691
34Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri LeagueD621.35.68756301032562342916435987227347360784340794435.251.354.348.7028917401
35Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueD822.65.809543770631839552981651331433295462699053544852.256.363.353.71711247513
36Mississippi-Ohio Valley LeagueD824.15.339743719532521518984471443395277422393242825462.260.346.354.70011511392
37Mountain States LeagueD621.96.27712290972442744646218932175391384177143483737.255.367.355.7228673322
38North Carolina State LeagueD624.15.436502506721566353056741036238259296235031283847.263.356.369.7267963373
39Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueD821.25.0210003881733524502285891471277324417698637848225782.256.350.346.69511586471
40Sooner State LeagueD821.75.991120458233868767101023315774254065706129264146385.265.369.359.72813878722
41Western Carolina LeagueD625.35.09634244772144332285497983272270284249927713224.256.341.365.7077834263
42Wisconsin State LeagueD820.35.419763725431270527678101367339387439581353506459.250.359.352.71211016634
43Cuban LeagueForeign
44Japan Central LeagueForeign729.44.098403167028624343972381141203421313987536525792711.253.315.351.666100486594670
45Japan Pacific LeagueForeign728.64.188073027027512337069911168233444306294242822982727.254.312.362.67499575914600
46Cuban Winter LeagueWinter4288694
47Dominican Winter LeagueWinter
48Mexican Pacific Coast LeagueWinter8
49Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter
50Panama Winter LeagueWinter4
51Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter5
52Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter4
53Veracruz Winter LeagueWinter6
61All-American Girls Professional Baseball LeagueWomen's6
54Mandak LeagueIndependent
55Mexican LeagueIndependent726.3540
56Quebec Provincial LeagueIndependent

League-by-League Pitching

RkLgLevTmsPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
52American LeagueMajor League830.04.18616616.5003.67124212427375059915911178.110690519145647944630515424719210479061.3718.60.63.74.11.11
53National LeagueMajor League828.44.17615615.5003.73123612367924449414611027.210582515845739074147524023621195469031.3368.60.73.44.31.26
54Pacific Coast LeagueOpen830.73.90720720.500144214425623
7American AssociationAAA826.04.97615615.500123212326119
8International LeagueAAA828.2612612.50012281228
5Southern AssociationAA826.54.81614614.500123412345931
6Texas LeagueAA826.93.91644644.5003.351294129471857613311375.0106745055422856847145150250162591.3538.40.43.74.11.09
1Eastern LeagueA823.84.24552552.500111011104703
2South Atlantic LeagueA825.94.21615615.500123812385206
3Western International LeagueA825.34.91600600.500120412045912
4Western LeagueA824.54.88616616.500123612366035
9Big State LeagueB826.5588588.50011781178
10Carolina LeagueB825.24.66546546.500109210925088
11Florida International LeagueB827.43.49611611.500122612264282
12Gulf Coast LeagueB827.9614614.50012281228
13Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB823.05.19495495.5009909905134
14Interstate LeagueB824.24.57552552.5003.8711141114524590889530.089525089409939751245668221183631.4778.50.44.85.41.11
15Piedmont LeagueB623.64.66400400.5008068063754
16Tri-State LeagueB823.2555555.50011181118
17Arizona-Texas LeagueC627.57.10419419.5008388385946
18California LeagueC822.25.28560560.500112011205910
19Cotton States LeagueC825.2504504.50010081008
20Evangeline LeagueC824.25.78557557.500112011206470
21Longhorn LeagueC824.6560560.50011201120
22Northern LeagueC821.45.13494494.5009929925093
23Pioneer LeagueC822.05.52526526.500105210525805
24Provincial LeagueC622.14.78381381.5007667663665
25Southwest International LeagueC623.76.60353353.5007307304819
26West Texas-New Mexico LeagueC826.9565565.50011321132
27Western AssociationC621.04.93414414.5008288284085
28Alabama-Florida LeagueD622.56.03347347.5006986984208
29Appalachian LeagueD620.75.71349349.5007117114060
30Coastal Plain LeagueD821.74.33490490.5009909904287
31Florida State LeagueD1022.85.17588588.5003.991176117610323.0104926079457835653035027368514661.5309.10.34.64.40.95
32Georgia State LeagueD821.75.68499499.500100210025687
33Georgia-Florida LeagueD820.34.41558558.500112011204941
34Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri LeagueD620.35.68376376.5007567564291
35Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueD821.7477477.500954954
36Mississippi-Ohio Valley LeagueD823.25.33500500.5009749745189
37Mountain States LeagueD621.46.27355355.5007127124464
38North Carolina State LeagueD623.75.43324324.5006506503530
39Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueD820.3500500.50010001000
40Sooner State LeagueD820.5559559.50011201120
41Western Carolina LeagueD623.65.09316316.5006346343228
42Wisconsin State LeagueD819.65.41487487.5009769765276
43Japan Central LeagueForeign725.74.09416416.5003.28840840498342937542.27238343927484212579027111624090318391.3028.60.53.13.21.05
44Japan Pacific LeagueForeign726.74.18401401.5003.39807807541266667269.06991337027384442298027271145076304331.2788.70.52.83.41.19
45Cuban Winter LeagueWinter4144144.5003.68288288198902598.226451063108510921.4359.23.83.81.01
46Mexican Pacific Coast LeagueWinter8
47Panama Winter LeagueWinter4
48Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter5
49Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter4
50Veracruz Winter LeagueWinter6
55All-American Girls Professional Baseball LeagueWomen's6
51Mexican LeagueIndependent7270270.500540540

League-by-League Fielding

RkLgLevTmsGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendance
52American LeagueMajor League81242335341390911291300.9777337531846%518,796
53National LeagueMajor League81236330821370411441226.9769539631044%
54Pacific Coast LeagueOpen81442374811584815061305.973109
7American AssociationAAA81232315721297913961252.970116
8International LeagueAAA81228316061353813491225.971109
5Southern AssociationAA81234314201327215691337.96689
6Texas LeagueAA81294338731499915801270.9696641735546%
1Eastern LeagueA81110283011189315641045.963125
2South Atlantic LeagueA81238320401359717181204.964146
3Western International LeagueA81204310581301417941104.961172
4Western LeagueA81236317651373019431296.959180
9Big State LeagueB81178308771298718881107.959
10Carolina LeagueB8109228661119141806970.957127
11Florida International LeagueB81226326011458816891113.965103
12Gulf Coast LeagueB81228311881308120571174.956
13Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB899025940109631667956.957141
14Interstate LeagueB8111428612120671740965.959179
15Piedmont LeagueB68062077088461307796.95878
16Tri-State LeagueB81118287641207117541112.959117
17Arizona-Texas LeagueC68382189297691750964.948114
18California LeagueC8112029323117232114969.951150
19Cotton States LeagueC81008262881126018021022.954122
20Evangeline LeagueC81120295591219423741047.946138
21Longhorn LeagueC81120285451235021951160.94992
22Northern LeagueC899225110106541928904.949150
23Pioneer LeagueC81052277191166718211017.956179
24Provincial LeagueC67661982582431441700.95180
25Southwest International LeagueC67301899473721779619.937216
26West Texas-New Mexico LeagueC81132282051246419921130.953117
27Western AssociationC68282154791391518779.953128
28Alabama-Florida LeagueD66981802576251590535.942132
29Appalachian LeagueD67111821371691671609.93859
30Coastal Plain LeagueD899025799109242212741.943166
31Florida State LeagueD101176309771318924521027.947184
32Georgia State LeagueD8100226281112172007898.94986
33Georgia-Florida LeagueD81120293991265622501029.949173
34Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri LeagueD67561991780631792655.940174
35Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueD89542450197282132872.941172
36Mississippi-Ohio Valley LeagueD897424958100631934687.948206
37Mountain States LeagueD67121850972371793585.935119
38North Carolina State LeagueD66501654566851326607.946136
39Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueD8100025986106821805859.953254
40Sooner State LeagueD81120292031234226071050.941230
41Western Carolina LeagueD66341630968771046549.95787
42Wisconsin State LeagueD89762422196622264728.937211
43Japan Central LeagueForeign78401038.000
44Japan Pacific LeagueForeign78071054.000
45Cuban Winter LeagueWinter4288
46Mexican Pacific Coast LeagueWinter8
47Panama Winter LeagueWinter4
48Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter5
49Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter4
50Veracruz Winter LeagueWinter6
55All-American Girls Professional Baseball LeagueWomen's6
51Mexican LeagueIndependent7540

Pro Baseball Map for 1952

ALL TEAMS ARE LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE TOWN THEY ARE LISTED IN. We have not located the actual location of the ballpark.

We list over 30,000 of teams from minor league history. This list is not exhaustive and may be missing teams from certain leagues and years or with a small number of games played. We apologize for any omissions. Report any errors or omissions

League Teams

LgLevTm
Pacific Coast LeagueOpenHollywood Stars, Los Angeles Angels, Oakland Oaks, Portland Beavers, Sacramento Solons, San Diego Padres, San Francisco Seals, Seattle Rainiers
American AssociationAAAColumbus Red Birds, Indianapolis Indians, Kansas City Blues, Louisville Colonels, Milwaukee Brewers, Minneapolis Millers, St. Paul Saints, Toledo Mud Hens/Charleston Senators
International LeagueAAABaltimore Orioles, Buffalo Bisons, Montreal Royals, Ottawa A's, Rochester Red Wings, Springfield Cubs, Syracuse Chiefs, Toronto Maple Leafs
Southern AssociationAAAtlanta Crackers, Birmingham Barons, Chattanooga Lookouts, Little Rock Travelers, Memphis Chickasaws, Mobile Bears, Nashville Volunteers, New Orleans Pelicans
Texas LeagueAABeaumont Roughnecks, Dallas Eagles, Fort Worth Cats, Houston Buffaloes, Oklahoma City Indians, San Antonio Missions, Shreveport Sports, Tulsa Oilers
Eastern LeagueAAlbany Senators, Binghamton Triplets, Elmira Pioneers, Hartford Chiefs, Reading Indians, Schenectady Blue Jays, Scranton Miners, Williamsport Tigers
South Atlantic LeagueAAugusta Tigers, Charleston Rebels, Columbia Reds, Columbus Cardinals, Jacksonville Tars, Macon Peaches, Montgomery Grays, Savannah Indians
Western International LeagueALewiston Broncs, Salem Senators, Spokane Indians, Tri-City Braves, Vancouver Capilanos, Victoria Tyees, Wenatchee Chiefs, Yakima Bears
Western LeagueAColorado Springs Sky Sox, Denver Bears, Des Moines Bruins, Lincoln A's, Omaha Cardinals, Pueblo Dodgers, Sioux City Soos, Wichita Indians
Negro American LeagueNegro
Big State LeagueBAustin Pioneers, Longview Cherokees, Paris Indians, Temple Eagles, Texarkana Bears, Tyler East Texans, Waco Pirates, Wichita Falls Spudders
Carolina LeagueBBurlington-Graham Pirates, Danville Leafs, Durham Bulls, Fayetteville A's, Greensboro Patriots, Raleigh Capitals, Reidsville Luckies, Winston-Salem Cardinals
Florida International LeagueBFort Lauderdale Braves/Key West Conchs, Havana Cubans, Lakeland Pilots, Miami Beach Flamingos, Miami Sun Sox, St. Petersburg Saints, Tampa Smokers, West Palm Beach Indians
Gulf Coast LeagueBBrownsville Charros, Corpus Christi Aces, Galveston White Caps, Harlingen Capitals, Lake Charles Lakers, Laredo Apaches, Port Arthur Seahawks, Texas City Texans
Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueBBurlington Flints, Cedar Rapids Indians, Davenport Tigers, Evansville Braves, Keokuk Kernels, Quincy Gems, Terre Haute Phillies, Waterloo White Hawks
Interstate LeagueBAllentown Cardinals, Hagerstown Braves, Harrisburg Senators, Lancaster Red Roses, Salisbury Reds, Sunbury Giants, Wilmington Blue Rocks, York White Roses
Piedmont LeagueBLynchburg Cardinals, Newport News Dodgers, Norfolk Tars, Portsmouth Cubs, Richmond Colts, Roanoke Ro-Sox
Tri-State LeagueBAnderson Rebels, Asheville Tourists, Charlotte Hornets, Gastonia Rockets, Greenville Spinners, Knoxville Smokies, Rock Hill Chiefs, Spartanburg Peaches
Arizona-Texas LeagueCBisbee-Douglas Copper Kings, Chihuahua Dorados, El Paso Texans, Juarez Indios, Phoenix Senators, Tucson Cowboys
California LeagueCBakersfield Indians, Fresno Cardinals, Modesto Reds, San Jose Red Sox, Santa Barbara Dodgers, Stockton Ports, Ventura Braves, Visalia Cubs
Cotton States LeagueCEl Dorado Oilers, Greenville Bucks, Greenwood Dodgers, Hot Springs Bathers, Meridian Millers, Monroe Sports, Natchez Indians, Pine Bluff Judges
Evangeline LeagueCAbbeville Athletics, Alexandria Aces, Baton Rouge Red Sticks, Crowley Millers, Houma Indians, Lafayette Bulls, New Iberia Pelicans, Thibodaux Giants
Longhorn LeagueCArtesia Drillers, Big Spring Broncs, Midland Indians, Odessa Oilers, Roswell Rockets, San Angelo Colts, Sweetwater Braves, Vernon Dusters
Northern LeagueCAberdeen Pheasants, Duluth Dukes, Eau Claire Bears, Fargo-Moorhead Twins, Grand Forks Chiefs, Sioux Falls Canaries, St. Cloud Rox, Superior Blues
Pioneer LeagueCBillings Mustangs, Boise Yankees, Great Falls Electrics, Idaho Falls Russets, Magic Valley Cowboys, Ogden Reds, Pocatello Bannocks, Salt Lake City Bees
Provincial LeagueCDrummondville Cubs, Granby Phillies, Quebec Braves, St. Hyacinthe A's, St. Jean Canadians, Trois-Rivieres Yankees
Southwest International LeagueCEl Centro Imps, Las Vegas Wranglers, Mexicali Eagles, Porterville Comets, Tijuana Potros, Yuma Panthers
West Texas-New Mexico LeagueCAbilene Blue Sox, Albuquerque Dukes, Amarillo Gold Sox, Borger Gassers, Clovis Pioneers, Lamesa Lobos, Lubbock Hubbers, Pampa Oilers
Western AssociationCFort Smith Indians, Hutchinson Elks, Joplin Miners, Muskogee Giants, Salina Blue Jays, Topeka Owls
Alabama-Florida LeagueDDothan Browns, Enterprise/Graceville Boll Weevils, Eufaula Millers, Headland Dixie Runners, Ozark Eagles, Panama City Fliers
Appalachian LeagueDBluefield Blue-Grays, Bristol Twins, Johnson City Cardinals, Kingsport Cherokees, Pulaski Phillies, Welch Miners
Coastal Plain LeagueDEdenton Colonials, Goldsboro Jets, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro Tars, Wilson Tobs
Florida State LeagueDCocoa Indians, Daytona Beach Islanders, DeLand Red Hats, Gainesville G-Men, Jacksonville Beach Sea Birds, Leesburg Packers, Orlando Senators, Palatka Azaleas,
Sanford Seminole Blues, St. Augustine Saints
Georgia State LeagueDDouglas Trojans, Dublin Green Sox, Eastman Dodgers, Fitzgerald Pioneers, Hazlehurst-Baxley Cardinals, Jesup Bees, Statesboro Pilots, Vidalia Indians
Georgia-Florida LeagueDAlbany Cardinals, Brunswick Pirates, Cordele A's, Moultrie Giants, Thomasville Tomcats, Tifton Blue Sox, Valdosta Dodgers, Waycross Bears
Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri LeagueDBartlesville/Pittsburg Pirates, Blackwell Broncos, Independence Browns, Iola Indians, Miami Eagles, Ponca City Dodgers
Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee LeagueDFulton Lookouts, Hopkinsville Hoppers, Jackson Generals, Madisonville Miners, Mayfield Clothiers, Owensboro Oilers, Paducah Chiefs, Union City Greyhounds
Mississippi-Ohio Valley LeagueDCanton Citizens/Vincennes Velvets, Centralia Zeros, Danville Dans, Decatur Commodores, Hannibal Stags, Mattoon Indians, Mount Vernon Kings, Paris Lakers
Mountain States LeagueDBig Stone Gap Rebels, Harlan Smokies, Hazard Bombers, Middlesboro Athletics, Morristown Red Sox, Norton Braves
North Carolina State LeagueDElkin Blanketeers, High Point-Thomasville Hi-Toms, Lexington Indians, Mooresville Moors, Salisbury Pirates, Statesville Owls
Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York LeagueDBatavia Clippers, Bradford Phillies, Corning A's, Hamilton Cardinals, Hornell Dodgers, Jamestown Falcons, Olean Yankees, Wellsville Rockets
Sooner State LeagueDAda Herefords, Ardmore Indians, Chickasha Chiefs, Lawton Reds, McAlester Rockets, Pauls Valley Raiders, Shawnee Hawks, Sherman Twins
Western Carolina LeagueDHickory Rebels, Lincolnton Cardinals, Marion Marauders, Morganton Aggies, Rutherford County Owls, Shelby Farmers
Wisconsin State LeagueDAppleton Papermakers, Fond du Lac Panthers, Green Bay Bluejays, Janesville Cubs, Oshkosh Giants, Sheboygan Indians, Wausau Timberjacks, Wisconsin Rapids White Sox
Cuban LeagueForeign
Japan Central LeagueForeignHiroshima Carp, Kokutetsu Swallows, Nagoya Dragons, Osaka Tigers, Shochiku Robins, Taiyo Whales, Yomiuri Giants
Japan Pacific LeagueForeignDaiei Stars, Hankyu Braves, Kintetsu Pearls, Mainichi Dragons, Nankai Hawks, Nishitetsu Lions, Tokyu Flyers
Cuban Winter LeagueWinterAlmendares Blues, Cienfuegos, Havana Reds, Marianao
Dominican Winter LeagueWinter
Mexican Pacific Coast LeagueWinterCiudad Obregon, Culiacan, Guadalajara, Guaymas, Hermosillo, Los Mochis, Mazatlan, Navajoa
Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter
Panama Winter LeagueWinterCarta Vieja, Cerveceria Brewers, Chesterfield Smokers, Spur Cola
Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinterCaguas, Mayaguez, Ponce Lions, San Juan Senators, Santurce Crabs
Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinterCaracas, Magallanes, Vargas, Venezuela
Veracruz Winter LeagueWinterCiudad Mante, Cordoba, Jalapa, Mexico City Aztecas, Orizaba, Poza Rica
All-American Girls Professional Baseball LeagueWomen'sBattle Creek Belles, Fort Wayne Daisies, Grand Rapids Chicks, Kalamazoo Lassies, Rockford Peaches, South Bend Blue Sox
Mandak LeagueIndependent
Mexican LeagueIndependentJalisco Charros, Mexico City Diablos Rojos, Monterrey Sultanes, Nuevo Laredo Tecolotes, San Luis Potosi Tuneros, Torreon Algodoneros, Veracruz Aguila
Quebec Provincial LeagueIndependent