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1938 Indianapolis Indians

1938 > Class AA > 1938 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Ray Schalk
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

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 Bill Baker 27 90 280 86 18 3 7 .307 .468 131
2 Glenn Chapman 32 149 568 175 20 8 8 .308 .414 235
3 Frank Doljack 30 8 30 6 1 1 0 .200 .300 9
4 Al Epperly* 20 18 30 4 1 0 0 .133 .167 5
5 Buck Fausett* 30 139 502 170 27 11 3 .339 .454 228
6 Wes Flowers* 24 35 60 15 3 0 0 .250 .300 18 Stats for 2 teams
7 Don French 26 40 48 7 0 0 0 .146 .146 7
8 Milt Galatzer* 31 96 333 100 16 8 0 .300 .396 132
9 Gordie Hinkle 33 62 157 32 7 0 0 .204 .248 39 Stats for 2 teams
10 Lloyd Johnson* 27 39 70 16 3 1 0 .229 .300 21
11 Pinky Jorgensen 23 42 99 20 0 3 3 .202 .354 35
12 Bob Latshaw* 21 135 482 131 38 6 11 .272 .444 214
13 Bill Lewis 33 92 255 71 14 2 1 .278 .361 92
14 Hod Lisenbee 39 25 19 5 0 0 0 .263 .263 5
15 Bob Logan 28 15 26 6 1 0 0 .231 .269 7
16 Bobby Mattick 22 29 67 8 3 0 0 .119 .164 11
17 Mike McCormick 21 99 344 86 10 3 1 .250 .305 105
18 Louis Menendez 23 3 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 Steve Mesner 20 127 441 146 37 9 7 .331 .503 222
20 Victor Mettler* 26 6 9 2 0 0 0 .222 .222 2
21 Otto Meyers* 24 3 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
22 Lauri Myllykangas 29 12 13 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
23 Johnny Niggeling 34 32 69 6 0 0 0 .087 .087 6
24 Vance Page 32 26 70 14 1 0 0 .200 .214 15
25 Red Phillips 29 10 10 3 1 0 0 .300 .400 4
26 Andy Pilney 25 81 265 69 8 3 0 .260 .313 83
27 Jimmy Pofahl 21 88 299 73 12 3 5 .244 .355 106
28 Elmer Riddle 23 35 26 4 1 0 0 .154 .192 5
29 LeGrant Scott* 27 3 12 2 1 0 0 .167 .250 3
30 Vince Sherlock 28 138 527 146 24 5 5 .277 .370 195
31 Danny Taylor 37 125 412 137 25 7 2 .333 .442 182 Stats for 3 teams
32 Jack Tising* 34 37 71 7 1 0 0 .099 .113 8 Stats for 2 teams
33 Jimmy Wasdell* 24 36 119 34 9 3 1 .286 .437 52
33 Players 27.5
* - 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 Al Epperly 20 4 6 .400 4.92 18 13 86.0 92 59 47 36 1.488 9.6 3.8
2 Wes Flowers* 24 11 11 .500 5.08 35 20 172.0 206 110 97 75 1.634 10.8 3.9 Stats for 2 teams
3 Don French 26 11 6 .647 4.38 39 17 146.0 138 78 71 61 1.363 8.5 3.8
4 Thomas Gallivan 25 0 0 2 3.0
5 Lloyd Johnson* 27 13 13 .500 4.00 39 26 205.0 236 109 91 57 1.429 10.4 2.5
6 Hod Lisenbee 39 4 8 .333 3.91 25 4 76.0 85 46 33 27 1.474 10.1 3.2
7 Bob Logan* 28 4 5 .444 4.91 14 9 77.0 97 50 42 22 1.545 11.3 2.6
8 Lauri Myllykangas 29 0 3 .000 12 44.0 65 16 1.841 13.3 3.3
9 Johnny Niggeling 34 14 11 .560 4.31 32 28 211.0 200 119 101 86 1.355 8.5 3.7
10 Vance Page 32 15 5 .750 2.53 26 23 192.0 178 65 54 26 1.062 8.3 1.2
11 Red Phillips 29 2 3 .400 10 36.0 50 14 1.778 12.5 3.5
12 Elmer Riddle 23 3 4 .429 4.35 32 4 91.0 87 54 44 61 1.626 8.6 6.0
13 Bob Smith 43 0 0 2 3.0
14 Jack Tising 34 11 16 .407 4.28 37 18 206.0 228 116 98 66 1.427 10.0 2.9 Stats for 2 teams
14 Players 28.9
* - 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
Bill Lewis 83 349 69 10 .977 5.04
Bill Baker 79 305 50 10 .973 4.49
Gordie Hinkle 56 200 33 7 .971 4.16 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Latshaw 133 1138 84 21 .983 9.19

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vince Sherlock 137 339 368 35 .953 5.16

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buck Fausett 121 131 203 12 .965 2.76

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Mesner 83 149 235 28 .932 4.63
Jimmy Pofahl 64 106 156 25 .913 4.09
Bobby Mattick 21 25 49 6 .925 3.52

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn Chapman 148 267 5 11 .961 1.84
Danny Taylor 111 215 3 5 .978 1.96 Stats for 3 teams
Mike McCormick 91 243 7 1 .996 2.75
Milt Galatzer 74 159 5 6 .965 2.22
Andy Pilney 68 141 5 4 .973 2.15
Pinky Jorgensen 31 45 1 1 .979 1.48
Jimmy Wasdell 30 62 1 4 .940 2.10

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don French 39 0.00
Lloyd Johnson 39 0.00
Jack Tising 37 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Wes Flowers 35 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Niggeling 32 0.00
Elmer Riddle 32 0.00
Vance Page 26 0.00
Hod Lisenbee 25 0.00
Al Epperly 18 0.00
Bob Logan 14 0.00
Lauri Myllykangas 12 0.00
Red Phillips 10 0.00
Thomas Gallivan 2 0.00
Bob Smith 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Baker 27 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 22, 1911 Paw Creek, NC, US
Glenn Chapman 32 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 21, 1906 Cambridge City, IN, US
Frank Doljack 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 5, 1907 Cleveland, OH, US
Al Epperly 20 L R 6' 2.0" 194 May 7, 1918 Glidden, IA, US
Buck Fausett 30 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 8, 1908 Sheridan, AR, US
Wes Flowers 24 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 13, 1913 Vanndale, AR, US
Don French 26 R R 6' 1.0" 168 Aug 31, 1911 Mount Pleasant, MI, US
Milt Galatzer 31 L L 5' 10.0" 168 May 4, 1907 Chicago, IL, US
Thomas Gallivan 25 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 21, 1913 Seattle, WA, US
Gordie Hinkle 33 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 3, 1905 Toronto, OH, US
Lloyd Johnson 27 L L 6' 4.0" 204 Dec 24, 1910 Santa Rosa, CA, US
Pinky Jorgensen 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 21, 1914 Laton, CA, US
Bob Latshaw 21 L L 6' 2.0" 192 Feb 23, 1917 Denver, CO, US
Bill Lewis 33 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 15, 1904 Ripley, TN, US
Hod Lisenbee 39 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 23, 1898 Clarksville, TN, US
Bob Logan 28 R L 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 10, 1910 Thompson, NE, US
Bobby Mattick 22 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Dec 5, 1915 Sioux City, IA, US
Mike McCormick 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 6, 1917 Angel's Camp, CA, US
Louis Menendez 23 R 6' 0.0" 170 1915
Steve Mesner 20 R R 5' 9.0" 178 Jan 13, 1918 Los Angeles, CA, US
Victor Mettler 26 L 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 26, 1911
Otto Meyers 24 L 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 1, 1914 Wauseon, OH, US
Lauri Myllykangas 29 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1909
Johnny Niggeling 34 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 10, 1903 Remsen, IA, US
Vance Page 32 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 15, 1905 Elm City, NC, US
Red Phillips 29 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 3, 1908 Pauls Valley, OK, US
Andy Pilney 25 R R 5' 11.0" 174 Jan 19, 1913 Frontenac, KS, US
Jimmy Pofahl 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jun 18, 1917 Fairbault, MN, US
Elmer Riddle 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 31, 1914 Columbus, GA, US
LeGrant Scott 27 L L 5' 8.0" 170 Jul 25, 1910 Cleveland, OH, US
Vince Sherlock 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 27, 1910 Buffalo, NY, US
Bob Smith 43 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 22, 1895 Rogersville, TN, US
Danny Taylor 37 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Dec 23, 1900 Lash, PA, US
Jack Tising 34 L R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 9, 1903 High Point, MO, US
Jimmy Wasdell 24 L L 5' 11.0" 185 May 15, 1914 Cleveland, OH, US

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