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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
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 Pablo Bernard 23 13 30 5 0 0 1 .167 .267 8
2 Howard Boles 24 150 556 144 29 2 32 .259 .491 273 Stats for 2 teams
3 Bill Bruton* 25 133 518 157 18 27 2 .303 .454 235
4 Frank Finnegan 25 36 117 27 10 1 4 .231 .436 51
5 Buck Frierson 33 71 221 67 14 1 5 .303 .443 98
6 August Gregory 29 130 503 150 27 2 4 .298 .384 193
7 Daniel Holden* 26 141 505 148 20 12 2 .293 .392 198 Stats for 2 teams
8 Roger Isringhaus 23 47 159 37 4 0 1 .233 .277 44
9 Robert Jaderlund* 24 52 146 37 10 0 3 .253 .384 56
10 Edward Kosan 26 14 43 12 3 0 0 .279 .349 15
11 Larry Lassalle 21 28 52 9 0 0 0 .173 .173 9
12 Doug Lewis* 27 86 309 81 13 2 1 .262 .327 101
13 Harry MacPherson 24 23 22 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 Stats for 2 teams
14 Pierce McWhorter 22 117 389 46 116 28 0 7 59 0 .298 .424 165
15 Lucius Morgan* 26 150 566 172 44 10 4 .304 .438 248
16 Fernando Osorio 21 48 44 5 2 0 1 .114 .227 10
17 Bull Palica 31 36 71 8 2 0 0 .113 .141 10
18 Gene Petralli* 21 29 74 22 6 0 1 .297 .419 31 Stats for 2 teams
19 Whitey Ries 21 68 244 57 11 1 2 .234 .311 76
20 Rafael Rivas* 29 30 56 9 0 0 0 .161 .161 9
21 Curt Roberts 21 132 459 129 24 5 5 .281 .388 178
22 Barney Schultz 24 31 60 11 0 0 0 .183 .183 11 Stats for 2 teams
23 Lester Severin 24 28 89 30 6 4 2 .337 .562 50
24 Frank Stewart 21 18 43 9 1 0 0 .209 .233 10
25 Frank Torre* 19 76 233 73 15 0 0 .313 .378 88
26 Merlin Williams 29 36 46 5 1 0 0 .109 .130 6
27 Neb Wilson 28 43 139 41 8 0 3 .295 .417 58
28 Fred Wollpert 30 38 89 20 3 0 2 .225 .326 29
28 Players 24.9 156 5967 5173 785 1405 270 64 57 699 55 712 577 .272 .360 .382 .741 1974 82
* - 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 Marshall Epperson* 26 0 0 2 2.0
2 Larry Lassalle* 21 9 7 .563 4.13 28 159.0 151 82 73 8 80 1.453 8.5 0.5 4.5
3 Harry MacPherson 24 2 2 .500 2.15 23 88.0 71 29 21 3 37 1.227 7.3 0.3 3.8 Stats for 2 teams
4 Don McMahon 21 1 0 1.000 2.25 4 1 16.0 10 5 4 8 1.125 5.6 4.5
5 Fernando Osorio 21 5 3 .625 3.48 48 119.0 120 58 46 9 37 1.319 9.1 0.7 2.8
6 Bull Palica 31 17 10 .630 3.92 36 216.0 223 126 94 11 75 1.380 9.3 0.5 3.1
7 Rafael Rivas* 29 11 4 .733 2.84 30 165.0 164 71 52 4 49 1.291 8.9 0.2 2.7
8 Barney Schultz 24 11 14 .440 3.23 29 198.0 193 90 71 12 95 1.455 8.8 0.5 4.3 Stats for 2 teams
9 Frank Stewart 21 5 6 .455 3.05 18 112.0 117 48 38 2 35 1.357 9.4 0.2 2.8
10 Merlin Williams 29 10 9 .526 3.34 36 143.0 123 66 53 4 79 1.413 7.7 0.3 5.0
11 Fred Wollpert 30 15 11 .577 3.90 31 194.0 195 108 84 11 101 1.526 9.0 0.5 4.7
11 Players 25.7 88 66 .571 156 156 693
* - 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
Fernando Osorio 48 0.00
Bull Palica 36 0.00
Merlin Williams 36 0.00
Fred Wollpert 31 0.00
Rafael Rivas 30 0.00
Barney Schultz 29 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Larry Lassalle 28 0.00
Harry MacPherson 23 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Frank Stewart 18 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Pablo Bernard 23 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Mar 19, 1928 Panama R., PA
Howard Boles 24 R 6' 4.0" 220 Mar 25, 1927 LaSalle, IL, US
Bill Bruton 25 L R 6' 0.0" 169 Nov 9, 1925 Panola, AL, US
Marshall Epperson 26 S L 6' 1.0" 205 Nov 28, 1924 Tecumseh, OK, US
Frank Finnegan 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 1, 1926 St. Louis, MO, US
Buck Frierson 33 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 29, 1917 Chicota, TX, US
August Gregory 29 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 6, 1922 Chicago, IL, US
Daniel Holden 26 L L 5' 11.0" 165 May 26, 1925 Vancouver, BC, CA
Roger Isringhaus 23 R 6' 1.0" 190 1928
Robert Jaderlund 24 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 29, 1927 Roslyn, WA, US
Edward Kosan 26 R 6' 5.0" 170 1925
Larry Lassalle 21 R L 5' 10.0" 188 Mar 18, 1930 New Orleans, LA, US
Doug Lewis 27 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 7, 1923 Little Rock, AR, US
Harry MacPherson 24 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Jul 10, 1926 North Andover, MA, US
Don McMahon 21 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Jan 4, 1930 Brooklyn, NY, US
Pierce McWhorter 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 7, 1928 Atlanta, GA, US
Lucius Morgan 26 L R 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 13, 1925 Dearing, GA, US
Fernando Osorio 21 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Nov 21, 1929 Panama, Panama, PA
Bull Palica 31 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Jan 1, 1920 Los Angeles, CA, US
Gene Petralli 21 L 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 3, 1929 Sacramento, CA, US
Whitey Ries 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 3, 1929 St. Louis, MO, US
Rafael Rivas 29 L L 5' 10.0" 170 May 24, 1922 Puerto Padre, CU
Curt Roberts 21 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Aug 16, 1929 Pineland, TX, US
Barney Schultz 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 15, 1926 Beverly, NJ, US
Lester Severin 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 16, 1926 Affton, MO, US
Frank Stewart 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 10, 1929 Minneapolis, MN, US
Frank Torre 19 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 30, 1931 Brooklyn, NY, US
Merlin Williams 29 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Mar 21, 1922 New Hampshire, OH, US
Neb Wilson 28 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Oct 11, 1922 East Spencer, NC, US
Fred Wollpert 30 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 11, 1920 Wickliffe, OH, US

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