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Rube Dessau

Frank Rolland Dessau


Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: March 29, 1883 in New Galilee, Pennsylvania, US
Died: May 6, 1952 in York, Pennsylvania, US
School: Geneva College (Beaver Falls, PA)

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1905 22 -5.4 Birmingham SOUA A 4 16 .200 21
1906 23 3 Teams 1 Lg Ind 10 7 .588 22
1906 23 -3.5 Lancaster, Williamsport, Harrisburg TRIS Ind 10 7 .588 22
1907 24 -2.6 Steubenville POML D 29
1908 25 -1.4 Baltimore EL A 15 13 .536 38 33 270.0 218 105 87 1.130 7.3 2.9
1909 26 -2.5 Baltimore EL A 18 17 .514 44 359.0 333 152 136 1.306 8.3 3.4
1911 28 -0.7 Rochester EL A 9 7 .563 31 148.0 160 72 48 1.405 9.7 2.9
1912 29 4.2 3 Teams 3 Lgs AA-A 14 9 .609 35 67.0 54 19 18 1.075 7.3 2.4
1912 29 4.2 Lincoln WL A 6 2 .750 9 67.0 54 19 18 1.075 7.3 2.4
1912 29 1.3 Atlanta SOUA A 7 5 .583 14
1912 29 2.0 Kansas City AA AA 1 2 .333 12
1913 30 5.1 Lincoln WL A 4.86 35 198.1 234 115 107 71 1.538 10.6 3.2
1914 31 4.5 Lincoln WL A 12 15 .444 3.10 30 241.0 260 123 83 100 1.494 9.7 3.7
1915 32 3.7 Elmira NYSL B 21 11 .656 37 242 111 99
1926 43 14.1 York NYPL B 0 1 .000 2
11 Seasons 103 96 .518 1.33 324 33 1283.1 1501 697 190 559 1.605 10.5 3.9
D (1 season) D 29
B (2 seasons) B 21 12 .636 39 242 111 99
Ind (1 season) Ind 10 7 .588 22
A (7 seasons) A 71 75 .486 1.33 222 33 1283.1 1259 586 190 460 1.339 8.8 3.2
AA (1 season) AA 1 2 .333 12
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1905 22 -6.3 Birmingham SOUA A 26 82 19 .232
1906 23 -5.2 4 Teams 2 Lgs Ind-D 22 53 5 0 0 0 .094 .094 5
1906 23 4.0 Waynesburg POML D
1906 23 -5.2 Lancaster,Williamsport,Harrisburg TRIS Ind 22 53 5 0 0 0 .094 .094 5
1906 23 -5.2 Harrisburg TRIS Ind
1906 23 -5.2 Lancaster TRIS Ind
1906 23 -5.2 Williamsport TRIS Ind
1907 24 -3.2 Steubenville POML D 29 83 14 .169
1908 25 -2.8 Baltimore EL A 38 96 18 5 0 0 .188 .240 23
1909 26 -2.9 Baltimore EL A 44 130 17 2 0 1 .131 .169 22
1911 28 -0.3 Rochester EL A 31 53 10 2 0 0 .189 .226 12
1912 29 1.6 3 Teams 3 Lgs A-AA 14 40 14 .350
1912 29 1.6 Atlanta SOUA A 14 40 14 .350
1912 29 2.8 Lincoln WL A
1912 29 0.5 Kansas City AA AA
1913 30 3.0 Lincoln WL A 30 76 17 3 0 0 .224 .263 20
1914 31 3.5 Lincoln WL A 33 90 14 0 1 0 .156 .178 16
1915 32 2.4 Elmira NYSL B 37 98 22 .224
1917 34 7.6 Bridgeport EL B 16 3 .188
1923 40 13.5 York NYPL B 6 9 1 0 0 0 .111 .111 1
12 Seasons 310 826 826 154 12 1 1 .186 .186 .120 .306 99
D (2 seasons) D 29 83 83 14 .169 .169
B (3 seasons) B 43 123 123 26 0 0 0 .211 .211 .008 .220 1
Ind (1 season) Ind 22 53 53 5 0 0 0 .094 .094 .094 .189 5
A (7 seasons) A 216 567 567 109 12 1 1 .192 .192 .164 .356 93
AA (1 season) AA
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1923 40 York NYPL B 1 of 1
1924 41 York NYPL B 1 of 1
1925 42 York NYPL B 1 of 1
1926 43 York NYPL B 1 of 2
1927 44 York NYPL B 1 of 2
1928 45 Decatur IIIL B 1 of 1
1929 46 Decatur IIIL B 1 of 1
1930 47 Decatur IIIL B 1 of 1
1931 48 Decatur IIIL B 1 of 1
1932 49 York NYPL B 1 of 2
1932 49 Springfield IIIL B 1 of 2
1933 50 York NYPL A BRO 1 of 1
11 Seasons
B (10 seasons)
A (1 season)

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: 9490405c

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