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1937 Houston Buffaloes

1937 > Class A-1 > 1937 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Ira Smith and Johnny Watwood
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1936 / 1938

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 Walter Alston 25 65 208 44 9 1 0 .212 .264 55
2 Cap Clark* 30 35 91 30 4 0 0 .330 .374 34
3 Mike Cvengros* 36 43 82 16 4 0 0 .195 .244 20
4 John Davis 21 102 347 78 10 6 1 .225 .297 103
5 Hal Epps* 23 145 560 171 21 14 3 .305 .409 229
6 Albert Fisher 25 47 136 37 5 0 3 .272 .375 51
7 Herman Franks* 23 10 23 3 1 0 0 .130 .174 4
8 Johnny Grodzicki 20 39 84 28 2 1 1 .333 .417 35
9 Johnny Keane 25 158 595 159 32 8 1 .267 .353 210
10 John Lynch 22 12 33 5 1 0 0 .152 .182 6
11 Jim Lyons 23 41 80 16 1 0 0 .200 .213 17
12 Frank Morehouse 25 11 31 8 3 1 0 .258 .419 13
13 Heinie Mueller# 24 148 514 144 39 10 4 .280 .418 215
14 Glenn Myatt* 39 46 146 27 4 1 0 .185 .226 33
15 Victor Oehler 25 39 140 37 14 3 3 .264 .471 66
16 Marvin Quante* 21 34 71 17 4 2 0 .239 .352 25
17 Bob Scheffing 23 82 238 50 7 2 2 .210 .282 67
18 Horace Simmons 25 121 421 91 7 3 0 .216 .247 104
19 Ira Smith 31 20 29 10 2 0 0 .345 .414 12
20 Lynn South* 20 100 376 118 12 5 1 .314 .380 143
21 Allyn Stout 32 21 48 6 0 0 0 .125 .125 6
22 Stanley Tutaj 28 34 116 20 4 1 0 .172 .224 26
23 George Watkins* 37 100 384 105 21 4 0 .273 .349 134
24 Johnny Watwood* 31 60 190 67 9 5 1 .353 .468 89
25 Ray Zimmerman* 21 40 146 32 2 5 0 .219 .301 44
25 Players 25.6
* - 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 Mike Cvengros* 36 4 16 .200 3.35 25 24 191.0 210 71 71 50 1.361 9.9 2.4
2 Albert Fisher? 25 12 12 .500 3.01 30 25 209.0 210 102 70 63 1.306 9.0 2.7
3 Johnny Grodzicki 20 18 11 .621 2.88 38 29 244.0 186 95 78 174 1.475 6.9 6.4
4 Jim Lyons* 23 7 13 .350 4.32 32 19 179.0 213 103 86 53 1.486 10.7 2.7
5 Red Munger 18 0 0 2.45 2 11.0 7 5 3 8 1.364 5.7 6.5
6 Marvin Quante* 21 12 12 .500 3.76 30 24 189.0 195 99 79 88 1.497 9.3 4.2
7 Ira Smith 31 3 0 1.000 2.57 15 1 56.0 41 21 16 14 0.982 6.6 2.2
8 John Stevenson 22 5 15 .250 5.78 32 18 148.0 186 129 95 66 1.703 11.3 4.0
9 Allyn Stout 32 5 12 .294 3.95 23 16 132.0 129 77 58 51 1.364 8.8 3.5
10 Vernon Taylor 25 1 0 1.000 1 1.0
10 Players 25.2
* - 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
Bob Scheffing 82 319 39 8 .978 4.37
Glenn Myatt 42 237 24 2 .992 6.21
Cap Clark 29 90 19 3 .973 3.76
John Lynch 11 42 7 2 .961 4.45

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Alston 65 592 46 1 .998 9.82
Johnny Watwood 50 420 24 3 .993 8.88
Horace Simmons 47 365 22 9 .977 8.23

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Heinie Mueller 148 380 461 25 .971 5.68

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Keane 109 132 243 31 .924 3.44
Stanley Tutaj 33 31 60 9 .910 2.76

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Davis 101 189 299 37 .930 4.83

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hal Epps 145 333 19 12 .967 2.43
Lynn South 92 173 10 7 .963 1.99
George Watkins 85 176 9 6 .969 2.18
Victor Oehler 39 78 4 2 .976 2.10
Ray Zimmerman 38 59 3 6 .912 1.63

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Grodzicki 38 0.00
Jim Lyons 32 0.00
John Stevenson 32 0.00
Albert Fisher 30 0.00
Marvin Quante 30 0.00
Mike Cvengros 25 0.00
Allyn Stout 23 0.00
Ira Smith 15 0.00
Red Munger 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Walter Alston 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 1, 1911 Venice, OH, US
Cap Clark 30 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 19, 1906 Snow Camp, NC, US
Mike Cvengros 36 L L 5' 8.0" 159 Dec 1, 1900 Pana, IL, US
John Davis 21 R R 5' 11.0" 172 Jul 15, 1915 Wilkes-Barre, PA, US
Hal Epps 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 26, 1914 Athens, GA, US
Albert Fisher 25 R 6' 3.0" 205 1912
Herman Franks 23 L R 5' 10.0" 187 Jan 4, 1914 Price, UT, US
Johnny Grodzicki 20 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 26, 1917 Nanticoke, PA, US
Francis Healy 26 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 29, 1910 Holyoke, MA, US
Johnny Keane 25 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 3, 1911 St. Louis, MO, US
John Lynch 22 R 6' 0.0" 168 1915
Jim Lyons 23 R L 5' 5.0" 145 Jan 7, 1914 Canway, AR, US
Frank Morehouse 25 R R 5' 8.0" 155 Jun 12, 1912 Detroit, MI, US
Heinie Mueller 24 S R 5' 6.0" 167 Jul 20, 1912 St. Louis, MO, US
Red Munger 18 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 4, 1918 Houston, TX, US
Glenn Myatt 39 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 9, 1897 Argenta, AR, US
Victor Oehler 25 R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 25, 1912
Marvin Quante 21 L L 6' 4.0" 195 1916
Bob Scheffing 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 11, 1913 Overland, MO, US
Walter Schuerbaum 20 R 5' 11.0" 180 1917
Horace Simmons 25 R 5' 11.0" 175 1912
Ira Smith 31 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 5, 1905 Shabbona, IL, US
Lynn South 20 L 5' 11.0" 195 Jul 20, 1916 IL, US
John Stevenson 22 R 6' 0.0" 175 1915
Allyn Stout 32 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Oct 31, 1904 Peoria, IL, US
Vernon Taylor 25 R 6' 1.0" 190 1912
Stanley Tutaj 28 R 5' 10.0" 170 1909
George Watkins 37 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1900 Freestone County, TX, US
Johnny Watwood 31 L L 6' 1.0" 186 Aug 17, 1905 Alexander City, AL, US
Ray Zimmerman 21 L 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 20, 1915 Lincoln, NE, US

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