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1951 Des Moines Bruins

1951 > Class A > 1951 Western League
Overall: 73-78
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 648 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-77

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Al Todd
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Robert Anderlik231375301682543.317.396210
2Ray Bauer2213132000.154.1542
3Howard Boles2415055614429232.259.491273Stats for 2 teams
4Wes Carr26315215300.288.34618
5Harry Chiti18993521061514.301.384135
6Hy Cohen20338616200.186.20918
7Dave Cunningham21347816301.205.28222
8Shan Deniston323910633204.311.44347Stats for 2 teams
9Jim Fanning23247616302.211.32925
10Leon Foulk*2539625000.081.0815
11James Grimes*25175714710.246.40423
12Daniel Holden*2614150514820122.293.392198Stats for 2 teams
13Clayton Johnson266819847410.237.26853
14Albert Kinsey*2514213000.143.1433
15Joe Kuncl2436244000.167.1674
16Robert Lee*251485601442063.257.330185
17William Ley23205615000.268.26815
18Paul Menking22275410100.185.20411
19Vern Morgan*221234711412119.299.406191
20Edwin Plank224213026320.200.25433
21Fred Richards*2354205471331.229.33769
22Richard Rigazio2115468200.174.21710
23Paul Rutledge23100315641800.203.26082
24Paul Schneiders*2510164000.250.2504
25Barney Schultz24316011000.183.18311Stats for 2 teams
26Bob Speake*20983528914315.253.438154
27Ted Sterger2226849300.107.14312
28Horace Tangman*25486313200.206.23815
29Charles Teague*2784287781721.272.355102
30Ken Weiss?--55134381302.284.42557
30 Players23.5152576550386321291217286756462619694.256.338.350.6881765108
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 Bauer*2235.3754.501346.04528235201.4138.81.03.9
2Wes Carr26116.6472.2822134.09937346551.1496.60.43.7
3Hy Cohen201610.6152.8633236.020794754921.2677.90.23.5
4Leon Foulk251511.5773.2532183.01478466111021.3617.20.55.0
5Albert Kinsey2513.2503.291252.06226193221.61510.70.53.8
6Joe Kuncl2428.2002.8935106.09449348421.2838.00.73.6
7Paul Menking22910.4744.0827159.015888725761.4728.90.34.3
8Paul Schneiders*2552.7141.761051.03314100261.1575.80.04.6
9Barney Schultz241114.4403.2329198.0193907112951.4558.80.54.3Stats for 2 teams
10Horace Tangman*2566.5003.6834137.013370564641.4388.70.34.2
10 Players23.77378.483152152648

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Joe Kuncl350.00
Horace Tangman340.00
Hy Cohen330.00
Leon Foulk320.00
Barney Schultz290.00Stats for 2 teams
Paul Menking270.00
Wes Carr220.00
Ray Bauer130.00
Albert Kinsey120.00
Paul Schneiders100.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Anderlik23R5' 11.0"192Aug 29, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Ray Bauer22RL6' 3.0"170Jul 9, 1928Roosevelt, NY, US
Howard Boles24R6' 4.0"220Mar 25, 1927LaSalle, IL, US
Wes Carr26RR6' 3.0"190Apr 4, 1925Lexington, KY, US
Harry Chiti18RR6' 2.0"221Nov 16, 1932Kincaid, IL, US
Hy Cohen20RR6' 5.0"220Jan 29, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Dave Cunningham21RR6' 0.0"175Dec 3, 1929San Pedro, CA, US
Shan Deniston32RR6' 2.0"2001919
Jim Fanning23RR5' 11.0"180Sep 14, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Leon Foulk25LR6' 2.0"188Feb 16, 1926Williamsport, PA, US
James Grimes25L6' 0.0"180Nov 25, 1925Chicago, IL, US
Daniel Holden26LL5' 11.0"165May 26, 1925Vancouver, BC, CA
Clayton Johnson26R5' 6.0"134Mar 17, 1925Burnside, LA, US
Albert Kinsey25LR6' 2.0"1901926
Joe Kuncl24RR6' 1.0"170Jun 6, 1927Prague, NE, US
Robert Lee25L6' 0.0"1701926
William Ley23R6' 0.0"1701928
Paul Menking22RR5' 10.0"190Feb 26, 1929Arlington, NE, US
Vern Morgan22LR6' 1.0"190Aug 8, 1928Emporia, VA, US
Edwin Plank22R6' 1.0"1801929
Fred Richards23LL6' 1.0"185Nov 3, 1927Warren, OH, US
Richard Rigazio21R6' 0.0"1751930
Bob Rivich19RR5' 11.0"184Sep 12, 1931East Chicago, IN, US
Paul Rutledge23R6' 0.0"1701928
Paul Schneiders25LL5' 11.0"1751926
Barney Schultz24RR6' 2.0"200Aug 15, 1926Beverly, NJ, US
Bob Speake20LL6' 1.0"178Aug 22, 1930Springfield, MO, US
Ted Sterger22R6' 3.0"175Jun 26, 1929San Francisco, CA, US
Horace Tangman25LL5' 10.0"1801926
Charles Teague27L5' 8.0"1601924
Ken Weiss--Unknown

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