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1917 Beaumont Oilers

1917 > Class B > 1917 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Clay Perry
Represented: Beaumont, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1916

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Chester Bobo?245214533100.228.23434Stats for 2 teams
2Ernie Burke?--1465171312251.253.321166Stats for 2 teams
3Ona Dodd3016660615521103.256.338205Stats for 2 teams
4Ray Francis*24225116101.314.39220Stats for 2 teams
5Frank Gibson#2682254721133.283.38698Stats for 2 teams
6Harry Hughes?275174000.235.2354
7Johnny Johnston*2774270771344.285.407110Stats for 2 teams
8John Martina274312321301.171.22027Stats for 3 teams
9Boyd McMahon?--86315771072.244.340107Stats for 2 teams
10Emmett Munsell?2823457111.156.28913Stats for 2 teams
11Al Nixon311616091492171.245.307187Stats for 2 teams
12Martin Nye?339932757412.174.21169Stats for 2 teams
13Clay Perry351615791703562.294.385223Stats for 2 teams
14Herb Rook?--21557100.127.1458Stats for 2 teams
15Bob Tarleton?3666234461000.197.23956Stats for 3 teams
16Robert Watkins?--14268000.308.3088Stats for 2 teams
16 Players30.7
* - 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
1Ray Francis*24410.2864.2020122.012557521.4519.23.8Stats for 2 teams
2Harry Hughes*2731.750436.024100.9446.02.5
3John Martina271516.4843.0739302.02791281031351.3718.34.0Stats for 3 teams
4Emmett Munsell2877.5003.6221112.011745441.4389.43.5Stats for 2 teams
5Herb Rook?--76.5382.2621163.010941591.0316.03.3Stats for 2 teams
6Kinlock Swan*370012.0513.00022.54.5
7Robert Watkins?--47.3643.911476.08333391.6059.84.6Stats for 2 teams
7 Players26.7
* - 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


Frank Gibson61279838.9785.93Stats for 2 teams
Chester Bobo48211589.9685.60Stats for 2 teams


Ernie Burke14613088330.9799.53Stats for 2 teams
Bob Tarleton65562356.9909.18Stats for 3 teams


Clay Perry16043747233.9655.68Stats for 2 teams


Ona Dodd16617934035.9373.13Stats for 2 teams


Martin Nye6815619330.9215.13Stats for 2 teams


Al Nixon1613762512.9712.49Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Johnston691081301.0001.75Stats for 2 teams
Boyd McMahon5010978.9352.32Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Chester Bobo24Aug 30, 1892Gatesville, TX, US
Ernie Burke--Unknown
Fred Dilger--Unknown
Ona Dodd30RR5' 8.0"150Oct 14, 1886Springtown, TX, US
Ray Francis24LL6' 1.0"182Mar 8, 1893Sherman, TX, US
Frank Gibson26SR6' 0.0"172Sep 27, 1890Omaha, NE, US
Harry Hughes27LJan 29, 1890St. Peters, MN, US
Johnny Johnston27LR5' 11.0"172Mar 28, 1890Longview, TX, US
John Martina27RR6' 0.0"183Jul 8, 1889New Orleans, LA, US
Boyd McMahon--Unknown
Emmett Munsell28RMar 1, 1889Eminence, MO, US
Al Nixon31RL5' 7.0"164Apr 11, 1886Atlantic City, NJ, US
Martin Nye331884OH, US
Clay Perry35RR5' 10.0"175Dec 18, 1881Rice Lake, WI, US
Herb Rook--Unknown
Kinlock Swan37LOct 29, 1879TX, US
Bob Tarleton36Jan 8, 1881AL, US
Robert Watkins--Unknown

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