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1952 Duluth Dukes

1952 > Class C > 1952 Northern League
Overall: 63-59
Scored 693 runs, Allowed 638 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-56

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Ken Blackman and Jim Trew
Represented: Duluth, MN
Ballpark: Wade Stadium (Duluth, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1951 / 1953

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 Merrill Anderson 23 29 38 4 0 0 0 .105 .105 4
2 Vern Belt 24 33 64 7 1 0 0 .109 .125 8
3 Fred Brcak 23 14 14 3 0 0 0 .214 .214 3
4 Joe Caffie* 21 120 500 171 34 18 10 .342 .542 271
5 Ronald Cole* 22 26 96 18 2 0 0 .188 .208 20
6 Robert Coon? -- 18 70 12 2 0 0 .171 .200 14
7 Nick Garcia? -- 11 9 1 0 0 0 .111 .111 1
8 Bernard Gerl* 26 43 140 38 6 2 2 .271 .386 54
9 Dick Getter 23 122 445 140 30 6 13 .315 .497 221
10 John Gierek 22 80 287 91 20 5 5 .317 .474 136
11 Glenn Gostick 24 49 117 23 2 0 0 .197 .214 25
12 Carl Hosler# 25 110 385 112 20 5 11 .291 .455 175 Stats for 2 teams
13 Norman Johnson 20 31 67 6 0 2 0 .090 .149 10
14 Arthur Kenyon* 20 11 13 1 0 0 0 .077 .077 1
15 Dean Larison* 23 18 53 16 1 1 0 .302 .358 19
16 Lowell Lay? -- 16 40 9 3 0 0 .225 .300 12
17 Carlton Nebel 25 24 72 17 1 0 1 .236 .292 21
18 Richard Newberry 26 122 488 150 21 15 2 .307 .424 207
19 Gene Parrish 22 12 32 9 1 2 0 .281 .438 14 Stats for 2 teams
20 Jim Snow 20 27 34 5 0 0 0 .147 .147 5
21 Edwin Staab? -- 38 79 22 2 0 2 .278 .380 30
22 Jim Trew* 30 19 76 16 6 0 0 .211 .289 22
23 Edward Vallone 23 118 461 128 24 4 0 .278 .347 160
24 Duane Zimmer 24 117 396 85 20 3 2 .215 .295 117
24 Players 23.5 122 4727 4022 693 1086 195 61 48 593 126 613 559 .270 .367 .385 .751 1547 92
* - 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 Merrill Anderson 23 7 11 .389 5.09 29 115.0 123 87 65 4 83 1.791 9.6 0.3 6.5
2 Vern Belt 24 14 8 .636 3.73 32 188.0 202 103 78 7 95 1.580 9.7 0.3 4.5
3 Fred Brcak 23 11
4 Nick Garcia? -- 11
5 Norman Johnson 20 12 12 .500 3.16 31 202.0 174 100 71 7 136 1.535 7.8 0.3 6.1
6 Arthur Kenyon* 20 1 4 .200 4.11 11 46.0 50 37 21 5 17 1.457 9.8 1.0 3.3
7 Jim Snow 20 6 5 .545 3.76 27 103.0 87 58 43 10 75 1.573 7.6 0.9 6.6
8 Edwin Staab? -- 16 5 .762 3.63 26 186.0 181 102 75 18 69 1.344 8.8 0.9 3.3
8 Players 21.8 63 59 .516 122 122 638
* - 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
Vern Belt 32 0.00
Norman Johnson 31 0.00
Merrill Anderson 29 0.00
Jim Snow 27 0.00
Edwin Staab 26 0.00
Fred Brcak 11 0.00
Nick Garcia 11 0.00
Arthur Kenyon 11 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Merrill Anderson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 160 1929
Vern Belt 24 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Aug 17, 1927 Emerson, NE, US
Fred Brcak 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1929
Joe Caffie 21 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 14, 1931 Ramer, AL, US
Ronald Cole 22 L 6' 2.0" 185 1930
Robert Coon -- Unknown
Nick Garcia -- Unknown
Bernard Gerl 26 L 6' 2.0" 190 1926
Dick Getter 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 28, 1928
John Gierek 22 R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 19, 1929
Glenn Gostick 24 R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 17, 1928 Minneapolis, MN, US
Carl Hosler 25 S 5' 11.0" 185 1927
Norman Johnson 20 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Feb 8, 1932 Alta, IA, US
Arthur Kenyon 20 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 6, 1931 Dubuque, IA, US
Dean Larison 23 L 5' 10.0" 190 1929
Lowell Lay -- Unknown
Carlton Nebel 25 R 5' 8.0" 170 1927
Richard Newberry 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 1926
Gene Parrish 22 R 6' 1.0" 192 May 26, 1930 Zanesville, OH, US
Jim Snow 20 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Jan 8, 1932 Hartford, CT, US
Edwin Staab -- Unknown
Jim Trew 30 L 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 23, 1922 West Frankfort, IL, US
Edward Vallone 23 R 6' 2.0" 188 1929
Duane Zimmer 24 R R 5' 7.0" 155 Nov 16, 1927 Minot, ND, US

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