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1951 Denver Bears

1951 > Class A > 1951 Western League
Overall: 88-66
Scored 785 runs, Allowed 693 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-68

Affiliation: Boston Braves-NL
Manager: Andy Cohen
Represented: Denver, CO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Pablo Bernard2313305001.167.2678
2Howard Boles2415055614429232.259.491273Stats for 2 teams
3Bill Bruton*2513351815718272.303.454235
4Frank Finnegan2536117271014.231.43651
5Buck Frierson3371221671415.303.44398
6August Gregory291305031502724.298.384193
7Daniel Holden*2614150514820122.293.392198Stats for 2 teams
8Roger Isringhaus234715937401.233.27744
9Robert Jaderlund*2452146371003.253.38456
10Edward Kosan26144312300.279.34915
11Larry Lassalle2128529000.173.1739
12Doug Lewis*2786309811321.262.327101
13Harry MacPherson2423220000.000.0000Stats for 2 teams
14Pierce McWhorter22117389461162807590.298.424165
15Lucius Morgan*2615056617244104.304.438248
16Fernando Osorio2148445201.114.22710
17Bull Palica3136718200.113.14110
18Gene Petralli*21297422601.297.41931Stats for 2 teams
19Whitey Ries2168244571112.234.31176
20Rafael Rivas*2930569000.161.1619
21Curt Roberts211324591292455.281.388178
22Barney Schultz24316011000.183.18311Stats for 2 teams
23Lester Severin24288930642.337.56250
24Frank Stewart2118439100.209.23310
25Frank Torre*1976233731500.313.37888
26Merlin Williams2936465100.109.1306
27Neb Wilson284313941803.295.41758
28Fred Wollpert30388920302.225.32629
28 Players24.9156596751737851405270645769955712577.272.360.382.741197482
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
1Marshall Epperson*260022.0
2Larry Lassalle*2197.5634.1328159.015182738801.4538.50.54.5
3Harry MacPherson2422.5002.152388.07129213371.2277.30.33.8Stats for 2 teams
4Don McMahon21101.0002.254116.0105481.1255.64.5
5Fernando Osorio2153.6253.4848119.012058469371.3199.10.72.8
6Bull Palica311710.6303.9236216.02231269411751.3809.30.53.1
7Rafael Rivas*29114.7332.8430165.016471524491.2918.90.22.7
8Barney Schultz241114.4403.2329198.0193907112951.4558.80.54.3Stats for 2 teams
9Frank Stewart2156.4553.0518112.011748382351.3579.40.22.8
10Merlin Williams29109.5263.3436143.012366534791.4137.70.35.0
11Fred Wollpert301511.5773.9031194.019510884111011.5269.00.54.7
11 Players25.78866.571156156693

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Fernando Osorio480.00
Bull Palica360.00
Merlin Williams360.00
Fred Wollpert310.00
Rafael Rivas300.00
Barney Schultz290.00Stats for 2 teams
Larry Lassalle280.00
Harry MacPherson230.00Stats for 2 teams
Frank Stewart180.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Pablo Bernard23RR5' 11.0"168Mar 19, 1928Panama R., PA
Howard Boles24R6' 4.0"220Mar 25, 1927LaSalle, IL, US
Bill Bruton25LR6' 0.0"169Nov 9, 1925Panola, AL, US
Marshall Epperson26SL6' 1.0"205Nov 28, 1924Tecumseh, OK, US
Frank Finnegan25RR6' 2.0"185Jun 1, 1926St. Louis, MO, US
Buck Frierson33RR6' 3.0"195Jul 29, 1917Chicota, TX, US
August Gregory29RR5' 10.0"175Mar 6, 1922Chicago, IL, US
Daniel Holden26LL5' 11.0"165May 26, 1925Vancouver, BC, CA
Roger Isringhaus23R6' 1.0"1901928
Robert Jaderlund24LR6' 0.0"180Jan 29, 1927Roslyn, WA, US
Edward Kosan26R6' 5.0"1701925
Larry Lassalle21RL5' 10.0"188Mar 18, 1930New Orleans, LA, US
Doug Lewis27LL5' 11.0"175Nov 7, 1923Little Rock, AR, US
Harry MacPherson24RR5' 10.0"150Jul 10, 1926North Andover, MA, US
Don McMahon21RR6' 2.0"215Jan 4, 1930Brooklyn, NY, US
Pierce McWhorter22RR6' 0.0"190Jul 7, 1928Atlanta, GA, US
Lucius Morgan26LR5' 10.0"155Feb 13, 1925Dearing, GA, US
Fernando Osorio21RR6' 2.0"165Nov 21, 1929Panama, Panama, PA
Bull Palica31RR6' 0.0"205Jan 1, 1920Los Angeles, CA, US
Gene Petralli21L5' 11.0"175Nov 3, 1929Sacramento, CA, US
Whitey Ries21RR6' 0.0"185Jul 3, 1929St. Louis, MO, US
Rafael Rivas29LL5' 10.0"170May 24, 1922Puerto Padre, CU
Curt Roberts21RR5' 8.0"165Aug 16, 1929Pineland, TX, US
Barney Schultz24RR6' 2.0"200Aug 15, 1926Beverly, NJ, US
Lester Severin24RR6' 2.0"175Dec 16, 1926Affton, MO, US
Frank Stewart21RR6' 1.0"190Sep 10, 1929Minneapolis, MN, US
Frank Torre19LL6' 4.0"200Dec 30, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Merlin Williams29RR6' 0.0"195Mar 21, 1922New Hampshire, OH, US
Neb Wilson28RR6' 1.0"205Oct 11, 1922East Spencer, NC, US
Fred Wollpert30RR6' 2.0"190Sep 11, 1920Wickliffe, OH, US

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