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1951 Tulsa Oilers

1951 > Class AA > 1951 Texas League
Overall: 67-94
Scored 643 runs, Allowed 699 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-87

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: Al Vincent
Represented: Tulsa, OK
Ballpark: Texas League Park (Tulsa, OK)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Jay Avrea 30 27 38 7 5 0 0 .184 .316 12
2 Gerald Blackburn 21 1 1 0 .000
3 Jim Blackburn 27 26 66 12 3 0 0 .182 .227 15
4 Russell Burns 33 145 531 151 33 4 11 .284 .424 225 Stats for 2 teams
5 Bob Curley 24 28 46 5 0 0 0 .109 .109 5
6 Harry Donabedian 28 145 470 106 20 3 0 .226 .281 132
7 Don Eggert 22 157 576 144 32 4 18 .250 .413 238 Stats for 2 teams
8 Ralph Erwin 25 28 12 1 0 0 0 .083 .083 1
9 Elbert Flint 24 111 337 74 22 4 1 .220 .318 107 Stats for 2 teams
10 Alex Grammas 25 88 302 83 10 3 2 .275 .348 105
11 Bob Hazle* 20 89 329 92 20 6 2 .280 .395 130
12 Dewey Jacobs? -- 3 1 0 .000
13 Everett Johnson 24 12 30 6 2 0 0 .200 .267 8
14 Dave Jolly 26 41 81 22 3 1 0 .272 .333 27
15 Jim Kirby 28 60 235 59 11 0 1 .251 .311 73 Stats for 2 teams
16 Edward Knoblauch* 33 158 555 171 35 8 1 .308 .405 225 Stats for 2 teams
17 Ralph LaPointe 29 68 204 55 8 0 0 .270 .309 63
18 Kenneth Mapes 24 131 438 102 16 0 4 .233 .297 130 Stats for 2 teams
19 Bob Nieman 24 144 497 161 38 7 14 .324 .513 255 Stats for 2 teams
20 Joe Nuxhall* 22 50 91 20 4 1 0 .220 .286 26
21 Vernon Petty 27 136 471 121 17 2 6 .257 .340 160 Stats for 2 teams
22 Tommy Reis 36 35 38 4 1 1 0 .105 .184 7
23 Fletcher Robbe* 27 147 465 138 28 7 3 .297 .406 189
24 Robert Sanders 22 8 11 1 .091
25 John Stewart 21 38 75 2 0 0 0 .027 .027 2
26 Ted Tappe* 20 19 56 10 3 0 0 .179 .232 13
27 Johnny Temple 23 154 612 180 24 5 0 .294 .350 214
28 Jack Walters 20 4 11 0 .000
29 Dewey Williams 35 137 375 83 4 1 0 .221 .237 89
30 Bobby Wilson 27 4 10 1 .100
31 Walter Wrona 32 89 211 60 10 1 2 .284 .370 78
32 Clarence Zieser 21 14 17 2 0 0 0 .118 .118 2
33 Roy Zimmerman* 34 61 218 46 4 2 1 .211 .261 57
33 Players 27.0 163 6178 5418 643 1385 240 39 31 544 124 668 607 .256 .337 .331 .669 1796 92
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Jay Avrea 30 1 9 .100 4.55 22 10 87.0 104 56 44 32 1.563 10.8 3.3
2 Gerald Blackburn* 21 0 1 .000 1 3.0
3 Jim Blackburn 27 10 12 .455 3.60 26 24 180.0 176 85 72 79 1.417 8.8 4.0
4 Alfred Boresh* 27 0 0 1 1.0
5 John Brechin 21 0 0 1 3.0
6 Bob Curley 24 6 12 .333 3.10 28 20 148.0 126 63 51 74 1.351 7.7 4.5
7 Ralph Erwin 25 3 2 .600 3.44 28 3 55.0 45 27 21 25 1.273 7.4 4.1
8 Dewey Jacobs? -- 0 1 .000 3 7.0
9 Dave Jolly 26 9 13 .409 4.17 37 28 220.0 224 126 102 107 1.505 9.2 4.4
10 Buddy Lively 26 0 0 2 2.0
11 Joe Nuxhall* 22 13 22 .371 3.43 43 33 257.0 241 114 98 102 1.335 8.4 3.6
12 Ken Polivka* 30 0 0 1 1.0
13 Tommy Reis 36 8 2 .800 2.86 33 5 104.0 98 42 33 40 1.327 8.5 3.5
14 Robert Sanders 22 1 1 .500 8 3 31.0 35 13 1.548 10.2 3.8
15 John Stewart 21 11 14 .440 3.29 38 26 224.0 220 103 82 118 1.509 8.8 4.7
16 Jack Walters 20 2 1 .667 4 25.0
17 Clarence Zieser 21 3 4 .429 5.40 14 7 60.0 58 40 36 32 1.500 8.7 4.8
17 Players 25.2 67 94 .416 3.68 163 163 80 83 16 1417.0 1354 699 580 57 656 597 41 7 48 1.418 8.6 0.4 4.2 3.8 0.91
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Nuxhall 43 0.00
John Stewart 38 0.00
Dave Jolly 37 0.00
Tommy Reis 33 0.00
Bob Curley 28 0.00
Ralph Erwin 28 0.00
Jim Blackburn 26 0.00
Jay Avrea 22 0.00
Clarence Zieser 14 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jay Avrea 30 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 6, 1920 Cleburne, TX, US
Gerald Blackburn 21 R L 5' 11.0" 215 May 18, 1930 Mount Airy, NC, US
Jim Blackburn 27 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Jun 19, 1924 Warsaw, KY, US
Alfred Boresh 27 L L 5' 11.0" 170 1924
John Brechin 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1930
Russell Burns 33 R 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 17, 1918 Independence, KS, US
Bob Curley 24 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Sep 20, 1926 Covington, KY, US
Harry Donabedian 28 R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 9, 1923
Don Eggert 22 R R 6' 0.0" 177 Aug 2, 1928 Milwaukee, WI, US
Ralph Erwin 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1926
Elbert Flint 24 R 5' 11.0" 165 1927
Alex Grammas 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 3, 1926 Birmingham, AL, US
Bob Hazle 20 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 9, 1930 Laurens, SC, US
Dewey Jacobs -- Unknown
Everett Johnson 24 R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 7, 1926 Onalaska, WI, US
Dave Jolly 26 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Oct 14, 1924 Stony Point, NC, US
Jim Kirby 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 5, 1923 Nashville, TN, US
Edward Knoblauch 33 L 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 31, 1918
Ralph LaPointe 29 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 8, 1922 Winooski, VT, US
Buddy Lively 26 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 14, 1925 Birmingham, AL, US
Kenneth Mapes 24 R 6' 1.0" 180 1927
Bob Nieman 24 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Jan 26, 1927 Cincinnati, OH, US
Joe Nuxhall 22 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 30, 1928 Hamilton, OH, US
Vernon Petty 27 R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 12, 1924 Gastonia, NC, US
Ken Polivka 30 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 21, 1921 Chicago, IL, US
Tommy Reis 36 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 6, 1914 Newport, KY, US
Fletcher Robbe 27 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 24, 1924 San Bernardino, CA, US
Robert Sanders 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 16, 1928 Salt Lake City, UT, US
John Stewart 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1930
Ted Tappe 20 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Feb 2, 1931 Seattle, WA, US
Johnny Temple 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 8, 1927 Lexington, NC, US
Al Vincent 44 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 23, 1906 Birmingham, AL, US
Jack Walters 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1931
Dewey Williams 35 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Feb 5, 1916 Durham, NC, US
Bobby Wilson 27 R 6' 2.0" 170 Jan 11, 1924 Piedmont, AL, US
Walter Wrona 32 R 6' 0.0" 195 1919
Clarence Zieser 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 21, 1929 Belle Plaine, IA, US
Roy Zimmerman 34 L L 6' 2.0" 187 Sep 13, 1916 Pine Grove, PA, US

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