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1942 Birmingham Barons

1942 > Class A-1 > 1942 Southern Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: Johnny Riddle
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1941 / 1943

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 Jodie Beeler 20 32 103 15 3 0 1 .146 .204 21
2 Robert Brossart 22 13 38 7 1 0 0 .184 .211 8
3 George Burpo 20 18 39 5 1 1 0 .128 .205 8
4 Carmel Castle 24 98 317 88 17 5 5 .278 .410 130
5 Johnny Conway 27 153 639 177 19 4 0 .277 .319 204
6 Chet Covington# 31 4 6 1 .167
7 James Davis 28 13 7 1 1 0 0 .143 .286 2
8 Mike Dejan* 27 150 515 171 25 8 17 .332 .511 263
9 Lee Gamble* 32 150 607 188 30 9 4 .310 .409 248
10 William Gill 24 3 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
11 Lon Goldstein* 24 153 563 164 27 7 15 .291 .444 250
12 Vann Harrington* 24 91 305 86 12 0 9 .282 .410 125
13 Johnny Hetki 20 8 21 3 .143
14 Ed Heusser# 33 26 53 9 1 0 0 .170 .189 10
15 Ed Hill 27 14 12 6 0 0 0 .500 .500 6
16 Joe Just 26 64 164 41 8 1 0 .250 .311 51
17 Charles Kane 23 6 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
18 William Kolkmeyer 20 2 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 Bob Malloy 24 48 80 19 3 1 0 .238 .300 24
20 Bobby Mattick 26 3 5 3 1 0 0 .600 .800 4
21 Harry Matuzak 32 39 88 25 4 1 0 .284 .352 31
22 Joe Mitchell 26 10 12 1 0 0 0 .083 .083 1
23 Roy Peeler* 19 29 39 12 1 2 1 .308 .513 20
24 Ken Polivka* 21 6 8 3 .375
25 Nick Polly 25 153 544 146 30 7 6 .268 .382 208
26 Charles Quimby 25 26 80 20 6 0 0 .250 .325 26
27 Johnny Riddle 36 95 265 70 12 0 1 .264 .321 85
28 Mike Schultz* 21 36 45 8 3 0 0 .178 .244 11
29 Rocky Stone 23 44 61 8 1 0 0 .131 .148 9
30 Clyde Vollmer 20 83 314 97 19 7 5 .309 .462 145
31 Tommie West* 31 59 171 53 6 2 1 .310 .386 66
31 Players 26.4
* - 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 George Burpo* 20 7 7 .500 5.76 18 17 100.0 74 74 64 127 2.010 6.7 11.4
2 Carmel Castle? 24 0 0 1 1.0
3 Chet Covington* 31 1 1 .500 11.77 4 13.0 24 20 17 6 2.308 16.6 4.2
4 James Davis 28 2 2 .500 7.96 12 4 26.0 33 26 23 28 2.346 11.4 9.7
5 William Gill 24 0 2 .000 15.43 3 7.0 8 13 12 13 3.000 10.3 16.7
6 Johnny Hetki 20 4 1 .800 2.16 7 5 50.0 37 14 12 22 1.180 6.7 4.0
7 Ed Heusser 33 12 6 .667 2.77 25 21 166.0 155 61 51 31 1.120 8.4 1.7
8 Ed Hill 27 1 3 .250 5.14 14 42.0 53 32 24 23 1.810 11.4 4.9
9 Warren Kanagy* 21 0 1 .000 13.50 3 4.0 4 6 6 8 3.000 9.0 18.0
10 Charles Kane 23 2 1 .667 7.04 6 5 23.0 28 20 18 18 2.000 11.0 7.0
11 William Kolkmeyer 20 0 0 2 8.0
12 Bob Malloy 24 13 13 .500 4.08 39 28 223.0 239 129 101 108 1.556 9.6 4.4
13 Harry Matuzak 32 14 15 .483 4.01 38 30 258.0 284 136 115 79 1.407 9.9 2.8
14 Joe Mitchell 26 0 1 .000 10.80 2 5.0 8 9 6 9 3.400 14.4 16.2
15 Roy Peeler* 19 2 4 .333 4.75 12 2 53.0 62 34 28 22 1.585 10.5 3.7
16 Ken Polivka* 21 0 1 .000 5.85 6 20.0 21 13 13 14 1.750 9.4 6.3
17 Mike Schultz* 21 9 5 .643 3.58 32 10 113.0 86 54 45 40 1.115 6.8 3.2
18 Rocky Stone 23 12 10 .545 3.99 43 21 194.0 179 98 86 98 1.428 8.3 4.5
18 Players 25.5
* - 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 73 293 42 4 .988 4.59
Joe Just 55 223 23 6 .976 4.47
Tommie West 49 175 23 2 .990 4.04

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lon Goldstein 153 1344 106 10 .993 9.48

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vann Harrington 87 199 247 16 .965 5.13
Jodie Beeler 30 68 96 6 .965 5.47
Charles Quimby 22 39 45 1 .988 3.82

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nick Polly 129 103 231 29 .920 2.59

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Conway 153 302 446 37 .953 4.89

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Dejan 150 282 7 14 .954 1.93
Lee Gamble 150 401 16 10 .977 2.78
Carmel Castle 90 154 11 6 .965 1.83
Clyde Vollmer 72 143 5 2 .987 2.06
Robert Brossart 12 17 0 0 1.000 1.42

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rocky Stone 43 0.00
Bob Malloy 39 0.00
Harry Matuzak 38 0.00
Mike Schultz 32 0.00
Ed Heusser 25 0.00
George Burpo 18 0.00
Ed Hill 14 0.00
James Davis 12 0.00
Roy Peeler 12 0.00
Johnny Hetki 7 0.00
Charles Kane 6 0.00
Ken Polivka 6 0.00
Chet Covington 4 0.00
William Gill 3 0.00
Warren Kanagy 3 0.00
William Kolkmeyer 2 0.00
Joe Mitchell 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jodie Beeler 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 26, 1921 Dallas, TX, US
Robert Brossart 22 R 6' 1.0" 175 1920
George Burpo 20 R L 6' 0.0" 195 Jun 19, 1922 Jenkins, KY, US
Carmel Castle 24 R 6' 5.0" 214 1918
Johnny Conway 27 R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 4, 1914 San Antonio, TX, US
Chet Covington 31 S L 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 6, 1910 Cairo, IL, US
James Davis 28 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1914
Mike Dejan 27 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 13, 1915 Cleveland, OH, US
Lee Gamble 32 L R 6' 1.0" 170 Jun 28, 1910 Renovo, PA, US
William Gill 24 R R 6' 3.0" 198 1918
Lon Goldstein 24 L L 6' 2.0" 190 May 13, 1918 Austin, TX, US
Vann Harrington 24 L 5' 8.0" 155 Nov 2, 1917 Thomasville, NC, US
Johnny Hetki 20 R R 6' 1.0" 202 May 12, 1922 Leavenworth, KS, US
Ed Heusser 33 S R 6' 0.0" 187 May 7, 1909 Salt Lake County, UT, US
Ed Hill 27 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 23, 1914 Ratcliff, AR, US
Joe Just 26 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 8, 1916 Milwaukee, WI, US
Warren Kanagy 21 L L 6' 1.0" 195 May 14, 1921 Hemet, CA, US
Charles Kane 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1919
William Kolkmeyer 20 R R 6' 4.0" 190 1922
Bob Malloy 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 28, 1918 Canonsburg, PA, US
Bobby Mattick 26 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Dec 5, 1915 Sioux City, IA, US
Harry Matuzak 32 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 27, 1910 Omer, MI, US
Joe Mitchell 26 R R 6' 3.0" 215 1916
Roy Peeler 19 L L 5' 11.0" 169 1923
Ken Polivka 21 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 21, 1921 Chicago, IL, US
Nick Polly 25 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 18, 1917 Chicago, IL, US
Charles Quimby 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1917
Johnny Riddle 36 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Oct 3, 1905 Clinton, SC, US
Mike Schultz 21 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Dec 17, 1920 Syracuse, NY, US
Rocky Stone 23 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 23, 1918 Redding, CA, US
Clyde Vollmer 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 24, 1921 Cincinnati, OH, US
Tommie West 31 L 5' 11.0" 160 Nov 6, 1910 Stonewall, MS, US

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