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1946 Indianapolis Indians

1946 > Class AAA > 1946 American Association
Overall: 88-65
Scored 749 runs, Allowed 625 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-64

Affiliation: Boston Braves-NL
Manager: Bill Burwell
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1945 / 1947

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 Morrie Aderholt* 30 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 Frank Barrett 32 25 21 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1
3 Joseph Bestudik# 31 139 560 484 76 135 25 2 15 109 7 73 57 .279 .376 .432 .807 209 6 2 1
4 Wayne Blackburn* 31 100 258 225 45 60 5 5 1 15 3 31 25 .267 .358 .347 .705 78 3 1 1
5 Bob Brady* 23 67 224 193 29 45 8 5 5 31 1 27 25 .233 .336 .404 .740 78 4 3 1
6 Rex Cecil* 29 33 65 59 3 11 1 0 0 4 1 3 9 .186 .226 .203 .429 12 1 0 3
7 Ted Cieslak 33 8 33 2 11 4 1 0 9 0 .333 .515 17
8 Paul Derringer 39 32 68 68 7 13 0 0 0 4 0 0 20 .191 .191 .191 .382 13 1 0 0
9 Ducky Detweiler 27 11 37 33 1 6 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 .182 .250 .182 .432 6 1 0 1
10 Frank Drews 30 114 424 363 52 87 12 4 1 27 4 52 34 .240 .338 .303 .641 110 7 2 7
11 Gil English 36 58 157 135 16 41 7 0 3 17 2 21 9 .304 .401 .422 .823 57 1 1 0
12 Glenn Fletcher* 29 39 44 37 4 10 1 1 0 6 0 7 6 .270 .386 .351 .738 13 1 0 0
13 Wes Flowers* 32 17 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Lee Hazel* 30 6 7 1 .143
15 Johnny Hutchings# 30 26 60 58 4 10 1 0 0 3 0 1 11 .172 .186 .190 .376 11 1 0 1
16 Ed Klieman 28 19 43 37 8 9 4 0 0 9 0 2 10 .243 .282 .351 .633 13 0 0 4
17 George Lacy 33 6 16 2 5 1 0 1 4 0 .313 .563 9
18 Bob Logan 36 15 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Butch Nieman* 28 25 101 86 14 14 4 0 1 6 0 13 13 .163 .273 .244 .517 21 1 0 2
20 Art Parks* 34 22 45 36 5 5 0 0 0 2 0 9 1 .139 .311 .139 .450 5 0 0 0
21 Hugh Poland* 36 30 99 90 12 30 3 1 1 14 0 7 5 .333 .388 .422 .810 38 1 1 1
22 Earl Reid* 33 29 45 42 2 10 2 0 0 3 0 1 11 .238 .273 .286 .558 12 0 1 1
23 Johnny Riddle 40 78 264 233 24 65 16 0 3 42 2 20 19 .279 .336 .386 .722 90 7 0 11
24 Skippy Roberge 29 93 417 374 63 116 26 4 4 48 1 27 28 .310 .360 .433 .793 162 5 2 14
25 Steve Roser 28 13 30 25 2 5 1 0 0 5 0 4 7 .200 .310 .240 .550 6 0 0 1
26 Chet Ross 29 5 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 2
27 Charles Schupp 30 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1
28 Steve Shemo 31 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
29 Vince Shupe* 24 153 651 585 77 174 44 6 4 73 4 50 85 .297 .353 .414 .766 242 11 0 16
30 Elmer Singleton 28 6 9 2 .222
31 Sibby Sisti 25 149 660 592 99 203 33 14 6 86 14 47 80 .343 .398 .476 .874 282 10 7 14
32 Al Treichel 28 13 31 29 5 8 5 0 0 5 1 0 4 .276 .300 .448 .748 13 0 1 1
33 Eddie Turchin 29 83 303 255 39 63 7 3 0 20 8 36 48 .247 .340 .298 .638 76 6 0 12
34 Lefty Wallace* 24 1 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .600 3
35 Roy Weatherly* 31 46 135 130 15 37 7 2 1 17 2 4 9 .285 .306 .392 .698 51 1 0 1
36 Stan Wentzel 29 154 638 565 94 169 30 3 12 79 20 62 71 .299 .370 .427 .797 241 15 2 9
37 Chester Wieczorek 31 96 371 334 48 102 18 4 5 47 4 33 27 .305 .370 .428 .798 143 14 1 3
38 Pinky Woods 26 38 47 44 4 9 1 0 1 3 0 1 8 .205 .239 .295 .535 13 1 1 1
38 Players 29.4 155 5906 5227 749 1461 269 55 64 688 75 546 660 .280 .350 .389 .739 2032 100 25 108
* - 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 32 6 4 .600 2.77 25 0 0 65.0 45 26 20 32 40 1 0 1 1.185 6.2 4.4 5.5 1.25
2 Rex Cecil 29 11 13 .458 3.74 33 25 6 10 2 178.0 180 91 74 93 114 7 0 7 1.534 9.1 4.7 5.8 1.23
3 Paul Derringer 39 9 11 .450 2.65 32 24 4 12 4 180.0 185 74 53 55 84 1 0 1 1.333 9.2 2.8 4.2 1.53
4 Glenn Fletcher 29 8 7 .533 3.77 39 12 14 4 0 124.0 130 68 52 74 73 1 0 2 1.645 9.4 5.4 5.3 0.99
5 Wes Flowers* 32 0 0 17 0 0 29.0 26 13 15 1.345 8.1 4.0 4.7 1.15
6 Lee Hazel* 30 1 1 .500 3.60 6 4 1 1 0 25.0 28 15 10 6 6 1 0 0 1.360 10.1 2.2 2.2 1.00
7 Johnny Hutchings 30 11 6 .647 3.54 26 20 2 9 1 155.0 141 73 61 62 59 1 2 1 1.310 8.2 3.6 3.4 0.95
8 Ed Klieman 28 8 5 .615 4.13 18 15 1 8 0 109.0 114 56 50 45 49 1 0 2 1.459 9.4 3.7 4.0 1.09
9 Bob Logan* 36 3 1 .750 6.38 15 0 0 24.0 33 17 17 8 13 0 0 1 1.708 12.4 3.0 4.9 1.63
10 Earl Reid 33 10 2 .833 3.30 28 16 8 5 2 120.0 111 55 44 44 40 1 1 2 1.292 8.3 3.3 3.0 0.91
11 Woody Rich 30 0 0 2 0 0 3.0 5 0 1 1.667 15.0 0.0 3.0
12 Steve Roser 28 7 3 .700 1.73 13 11 2 4 0 83.0 62 21 16 41 37 1 1 4 1.241 6.7 4.4 4.0 0.90
13 Charles Schupp 30 0 1 .000 5.14 4 0 0 7.0 7 6 4 4 6 2 0 0 1.571 9.0 5.1 7.7 1.50
14 Elmer Singleton 28 1 2 .333 6.26 6 4 2 1 0 23.0 25 16 16 18 10 0 0 1 1.870 9.8 7.0 3.9 0.56
15 Al Treichel 28 5 3 .625 3.74 13 11 2 3 0 77.0 68 42 32 52 55 2 1 4 1.558 7.9 6.1 6.4 1.06
16 Lefty Wallace* 24 1 0 1.000 2.00 1 1 0 1 0 9.0 7 2 2 6 6 0 0 0 1.444 7.0 6.0 6.0 1.00
17 Pinky Woods 26 7 6 .538 3.14 38 11 20 2 1 129.0 110 61 45 73 65 5 0 1 1.419 7.7 5.1 4.5 0.89
17 Players 30.7 88 65 .575 155 155 625
* - 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
Johnny Riddle 76 334 55 5 0 .987 5.12 6
Bob Brady 64 307 47 11 4 .970 5.53 6
Hugh Poland 29 129 11 2 1 .986 4.83 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vince Shupe 153 1289 98 21 106 .985 9.07

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Skippy Roberge 90 207 244 14 55 .970 5.01
Frank Drews 57 147 151 9 29 .971 5.23
Eddie Turchin 10 34 33 2 7 .971 6.70

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Turchin 53 60 93 9 11 .944 2.89
Frank Drews 49 47 86 12 7 .917 2.71
Gil English 29 32 53 5 5 .944 2.93
Wayne Blackburn 12 10 17 2 1 .931 2.25

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sibby Sisti 148 318 400 55 79 .929 4.85
Eddie Turchin 13 21 23 5 2 .898 3.38

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stan Wentzel 153 397 24 7 3 .984 2.75
Joseph Bestudik 123 179 12 4 1 .979 1.55
Chester Wieczorek 88 176 5 5 0 .973 2.06
Wayne Blackburn 50 75 5 4 1 .952 1.60
Roy Weatherly 36 68 1 4 1 .945 1.92
Butch Nieman 22 38 0 0 0 1.000 1.73

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn Fletcher 39 4 24 3 1 .903 0.72
Pinky Woods 38 7 38 2 3 .957 1.18
Rex Cecil 33 12 34 5 0 .902 1.39
Paul Derringer 32 5 35 2 3 .952 1.25
Earl Reid 28 7 22 2 0 .935 1.04
Johnny Hutchings 26 11 30 0 0 1.000 1.58
Frank Barrett 25 3 18 0 0 1.000 0.84
Ed Klieman 18 4 25 0 1 1.000 1.61
Wes Flowers 17 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.12
Bob Logan 15 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.40
Steve Roser 13 10 18 2 1 .933 2.15
Al Treichel 13 6 13 0 0 1.000 1.46
Lee Hazel 6 0.00
Elmer Singleton 6 0.00
Charles Schupp 4 0.00
Woody Rich 2 0.00
Lefty Wallace 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Morrie Aderholt 30 L R 6' 1.0" 188 Sep 13, 1915 Mount Olive, NC, US
Frank Barrett 32 R R 6' 2.0" 173 Jul 1, 1913 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
Joseph Bestudik 31 S L 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 29, 1914 Springfield, IL, US
Wayne Blackburn 31 L L 5' 10.0" 168 Jul 10, 1914 Harmon, OH, US
Bob Brady 23 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 8, 1922 Lewiston, PA, US
Rex Cecil 29 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 8, 1916 Lindsay, OK, US
Ted Cieslak 33 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 22, 1912 Milwaukee, WI, US
Paul Derringer 39 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Oct 17, 1906 Springfield, KY, US
Ducky Detweiler 27 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Feb 15, 1919 Trumbauersville, PA, US
Frank Drews 30 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 25, 1916 Buffalo, NY, US
Gil English 36 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 2, 1909 Glenola, NC, US
Glenn Fletcher 29 L R 5' 9.0" 170 1917
Wes Flowers 32 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 13, 1913 Vanndale, AR, US
Lee Hazel 30 L L 6' 1.0" 172 1916
Johnny Hutchings 30 S R 6' 2.0" 250 Apr 14, 1916 Chicago, IL, US
Ed Klieman 28 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 21, 1918 Norwood, OH, US
George Lacy 33 R R 6' 2.0" 198 Sep 7, 1912 Cleveland, OH, US
Bob Logan 36 R L 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 10, 1910 Thompson, NE, US
Butch Nieman 28 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 8, 1918 Herkimer, KS, US
Art Parks 34 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Nov 1, 1911 Paris, AR, US
Hugh Poland 36 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 19, 1910 Tompkinsville, KY, US
Earl Reid 33 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Jun 8, 1913 Bangor, AL, US
Woody Rich 30 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 9, 1916 Morganton, NC, US
Johnny Riddle 40 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Oct 3, 1905 Clinton, SC, US
Skippy Roberge 29 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 19, 1917 Lowell, MA, US
Steve Roser 28 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Jan 25, 1918 Rome, NY, US
Chet Ross 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 1, 1917 Buffalo, NY, US
Charles Schupp 30 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 19, 1915 KY, US
Steve Shemo 31 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 9, 1915 Swoyersville, PA, US
Vince Shupe 24 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 5, 1921 East Canton, OH, US
Elmer Singleton 28 R R 6' 2.0" 174 Jun 26, 1918 Ogden, UT, US
Sibby Sisti 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 26, 1920 Buffalo, NY, US
Frank Staucet 24 R 5' 8.0" 160 1922
Al Treichel 28 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Oct 31, 1917 St. Louis, MO, US
Eddie Turchin 29 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Feb 10, 1917 New York, NY, US
Lefty Wallace 24 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 12, 1921 Evansville, IN, US
Roy Weatherly 31 L R 5' 6.0" 170 Feb 25, 1915 Warren, TX, US
Stan Wentzel 29 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jan 13, 1917 Lorane, PA, US
Chester Wieczorek 31 R 5' 11.0" 200 Apr 14, 1915 Winona, MN, US
Pinky Woods 26 R R 6' 5.0" 225 May 22, 1920 Waterbury, CT, US

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