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1942 Columbus Red Birds

1942 > Class AA > 1942 American Association
Overall: 82-72
Scored 621 runs, Allowed 536 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-67

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Eddie Dyer
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1941 / 1943

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 Chuck Aleno 25 66 223 197 22 43 2 2 0 22 0 21 27 .218 .297 .249 .546 49 1 1 4
2 Jack Angle 26 17 65 60 3 11 0 0 0 7 0 3 5 .183 .222 .183 .406 11 1 0 2
3 John Antonelli 26 131 534 468 57 121 20 1 0 48 3 53 34 .259 .337 .306 .642 143 18 2 11
4 Frank Barrett 28 39 29 25 3 7 1 0 0 1 0 3 8 .280 .357 .320 .677 8 1 0 1
5 Floyd Beal 25 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 .250 .250 1
6 Augie Bergamo* 25 90 280 244 32 74 12 2 1 30 3 32 25 .303 .384 .381 .765 93 5 0 4
7 Ken Blackman 31 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Rae Blaemire 31 69 183 174 10 38 9 3 1 11 0 7 20 .218 .253 .322 .575 56 5 1 1
9 Harry Brecheen* 27 40 102 95 10 21 5 2 0 9 1 4 15 .221 .260 .316 .576 30 1 1 2
10 William Buerckholtz 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
11 Ken Burkhart 25 21 27 23 1 6 1 0 1 2 0 3 4 .261 .346 .435 .781 10 1 0 1
12 Bill Crouch# 34 32 68 59 6 17 1 0 0 7 0 5 10 .288 .344 .305 .649 18 2 0 4
13 Harry Davis* 34 29 121 102 9 23 5 0 1 8 0 15 14 .225 .325 .304 .629 31 0 0 4
14 Gilbert Dobbs 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
15 Frank Gabler 30 36 41 39 1 9 1 0 0 1 0 2 6 .231 .268 .256 .525 10 0 0 0
16 Jim Gleeson# 30 134 553 451 74 119 16 6 8 55 15 91 56 .264 .387 .379 .767 171 16 0 11
17 Tommy Heath 28 117 399 318 35 82 12 2 3 42 2 73 41 .258 .398 .336 .734 107 10 1 7
18 Billy Kerr 24 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 Lou Klein 23 138 518 465 68 116 24 0 14 63 18 43 48 .249 .318 .391 .710 182 5 4 6
20 Eddie Lukon* 21 134 551 487 71 126 20 7 23 65 5 51 63 .259 .334 .470 .804 229 7 4 9
21 Max Marshall* 28 17 74 60 16 21 4 3 0 6 1 12 6 .350 .458 .517 .975 31 0 0 2
22 Howie Moss 23 95 340 310 28 82 10 5 3 34 0 24 28 .265 .321 .358 .679 111 9 2 4
23 Red Munger 23 41 98 93 11 28 4 1 0 15 0 1 16 .301 .309 .366 .674 34 4 0 4
24 George Myatt* 28 116 384 322 60 90 11 10 0 35 32 54 39 .280 .389 .376 .765 121 0 4 4
25 Preacher Roe 26 33 57 51 4 9 0 0 0 3 0 3 12 .176 .222 .176 .399 9 1 0 3
26 Hooper Triplett 22 15 49 41 5 8 3 0 0 7 1 6 2 .195 .298 .268 .566 11 2 0 2
27 Ted Wilks 26 34 55 49 4 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 15 .082 .100 .102 .202 5 2 0 5
28 Dib Williams 32 85 293 263 26 72 10 1 2 43 2 24 20 .274 .334 .342 .677 90 10 0 6
29 Pep Young 34 143 586 541 64 125 16 4 3 49 2 34 90 .231 .279 .292 .571 158 11 2 9
29 Players 27.2 154 5637 4942 621 1253 188 49 60 565 85 567 611 .254 .333 .348 .681 1719 115 23 105
* - 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 Frank Barrett 28 8 3 .727 2.72 39 6 25 2 0 106.0 84 37 32 46 57 0 0 1 1.226 7.1 3.9 4.8 1.24
2 Harry Brecheen* 27 19 10 .655 2.09 33 29 3 23 6 246.0 211 66 57 53 156 6 1 1 1.073 7.7 1.9 5.7 2.94
3 Ken Burkhart 25 3 5 .375 3.60 21 9 8 3 1 80.0 90 44 32 35 39 1 0 1 1.562 10.1 3.9 4.4 1.11
4 Bill Crouch 34 11 12 .478 4.07 32 28 1 13 0 179.0 195 95 81 49 55 3 0 1 1.363 9.8 2.5 2.8 1.12
5 Gilbert Dobbs 23 0 0 1 0 0 1.0 3 3 0 6.000 27.0 27.0 0.0 0.00
6 Frank Gabler 30 7 9 .438 3.07 36 13 14 6 0 132.0 128 54 45 38 42 2 0 0 1.258 8.7 2.6 2.9 1.11
7 Lloyd Hopkins* 25 0 0 1 0 0 1.0 1 1 0 2.000 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
8 Red Munger 23 16 13 .552 3.52 39 32 5 19 4 243.0 237 113 95 90 140 1 0 2 1.346 8.8 3.3 5.2 1.56
9 Preacher Roe* 26 6 11 .353 3.02 33 17 6 7 2 158.0 146 61 53 61 92 0 0 4 1.310 8.3 3.5 5.2 1.51
10 Ted Wilks 26 12 9 .571 2.41 32 20 5 12 3 164.0 136 62 44 40 78 3 1 0 1.073 7.5 2.2 4.3 1.95
10 Players 27.4 82 72 .532 154 154 536
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Tommy Heath 109 499 64 9 10 .984 5.17 5
Rae Blaemire 63 238 24 7 3 .974 4.16 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dib Williams 72 582 34 3 48 .995 8.56
Chuck Aleno 33 249 13 3 24 .989 7.94
Harry Davis 29 239 12 3 15 .988 8.66
Jack Angle 17 166 8 3 11 .983 10.24

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pep Young 99 236 260 24 51 .954 5.01
George Myatt 40 92 74 10 20 .943 4.15
John Antonelli 29 66 68 4 10 .971 4.62

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Antonelli 103 107 137 7 14 .972 2.37
Chuck Aleno 30 27 35 7 3 .899 2.07
Lou Klein 16 10 21 4 1 .886 1.94

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Klein 119 204 308 34 68 .938 4.30
Pep Young 42 70 107 14 15 .927 4.21

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Gleeson 134 322 4 2 0 .994 2.43
Eddie Lukon 132 298 9 9 0 .972 2.33
Howie Moss 83 147 5 7 1 .956 1.83
Augie Bergamo 63 126 5 1 3 .992 2.08
George Myatt 38 74 3 6 0 .928 2.03
Max Marshall 16 25 0 1 0 .962 1.56
Hooper Triplett 13 19 1 2 0 .909 1.54

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Barrett 39 3 27 2 1 .938 0.77
Red Munger 39 12 52 1 3 .985 1.64
Frank Gabler 36 2 25 2 2 .931 0.75
Harry Brecheen 33 13 68 5 3 .942 2.45
Preacher Roe 33 5 37 3 2 .933 1.27
Bill Crouch 32 16 29 0 3 1.000 1.41
Ted Wilks 32 7 24 0 1 1.000 0.97
Ken Burkhart 21 2 15 2 1 .895 0.81
Gilbert Dobbs 1 0.00
Lloyd Hopkins 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chuck Aleno 25 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Feb 19, 1917 St. Louis, MO, US
Jack Angle 26 R R 5' 11.0" 167 1916
John Antonelli 26 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 15, 1915 Memphis, TN, US
Frank Barrett 28 R R 6' 2.0" 173 Jul 1, 1913 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
Floyd Beal 25 R 5' 10.0" 170 1917 Cherryville, NC, US
Augie Bergamo 25 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 14, 1917 Detroit, MI, US
Ken Blackman 31 R 5' 9.0" 175 Jun 29, 1911 Lucerne, MO, US
Rae Blaemire 31 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Feb 8, 1911 Gary, IN, US
Harry Brecheen 27 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 14, 1914 Broken Bow, OK, US
William Buerckholtz 22 R 6' 4.0" 1920
Ken Burkhart 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 18, 1916 Knoxville, TN, US
Bill Crouch 34 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 20, 1907 Wilmington, DE, US
Harry Davis 34 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 7, 1908 Shreveport, LA, US
Gilbert Dobbs 23 R R 5' 11.0" 202 1919
Frank Gabler 30 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 6, 1911 East Highland, CA, US
Jim Gleeson 30 S R 6' 1.0" 191 Mar 5, 1912 Kansas City, MO, US
Tommy Heath 28 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Aug 18, 1913 Akron, CO, US
Lloyd Hopkins 25 S L 6' 1.0" 175 1917
Billy Kerr 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 4, 1918 Pensacola, FL, US
Lou Klein 23 R R 5' 11.0" 167 Oct 22, 1918 New Orleans, LA, US
Eddie Lukon 21 L L 5' 10.0" 168 Aug 5, 1920 Burgettstown, PA, US
Max Marshall 28 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 18, 1913 Randolph, IA, US
Howie Moss 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 17, 1918 Gastonia, NC, US
Red Munger 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 4, 1918 Houston, TX, US
George Myatt 28 L R 5' 11.0" 167 Jun 14, 1914 Denver, CO, US
Preacher Roe 26 R L 6' 2.0" 170 Feb 26, 1916 Ash Flat, AR, US
Hooper Triplett 22 R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 17, 1919 Triplett, NC, US
Ted Wilks 26 R R 5' 9.0" 178 Nov 13, 1915 Fulton, NY, US
Dib Williams 32 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 19, 1910 Greenbrier, AR, US
Pep Young 34 R R 5' 9.0" 162 Aug 29, 1907 Jamestown, NC, US

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