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1949 Houston Buffaloes

1949 > Class AA > 1949 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Del Wilber
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1948 / 1950

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 John Barrett* 20 17 37 9 1 1 0 .243 .324 12
2 Clarence Beers 30 39 82 15 1 0 0 .183 .195 16
3 Vern Benson* 24 90 290 67 14 5 1 .231 .324 94
4 Don Bollweg* 28 142 494 128 26 10 10 .259 .413 204
5 Gerald Burmeister 31 128 412 97 17 2 10 .235 .359 148
6 Michael Conroy* 28 3 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
7 Jack Creel 33 51 70 13 1 0 0 .186 .200 14
8 Bernie Creger 22 20 68 10 0 0 0 .147 .147 10
9 Jack Cusick 21 60 166 48 8 3 0 .289 .373 62
10 Joseph DiMartino 21 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
11 Hal Epps* 35 69 222 48 6 5 1 .216 .302 67
12 Edwin Green 28 43 50 4 1 0 1 .080 .160 8
13 Johnny Grodzicki 32 16 16 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
14 Bud Hardin 27 114 386 93 10 3 0 .241 .282 109
15 Solly Hemus* 26 109 384 126 26 9 6 .328 .490 188
16 Jim Hercinger 25 16 44 9 1 0 0 .205 .227 10
17 Theodore Herder 26 7 8 2 1 0 0 .250 .375 3
18 Frank Kellert 24 5 7 2 0 0 0 .286 .286 2
19 Edward Knoblauch* 31 139 504 158 26 10 2 .313 .417 210 Stats for 3 teams
20 Whitey Kurowski 31 37 116 27 5 1 0 .233 .293 34
21 Roland LeBlanc 28 35 125 21 3 0 0 .168 .192 24
22 Robert Louis 22 3 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
23 Peter Mazar 28 32 44 7 1 0 0 .159 .182 8
24 Wayne McLeland 24 32 46 7 0 1 0 .152 .196 9
25 Larry Miggins 23 140 544 146 22 6 21 .268 .447 243
26 Lou Novikoff 33 59 217 50 9 2 1 .230 .304 66
27 Barney Olsen 29 21 78 20 3 1 2 .256 .397 31
28 Lou Ortiz 26 143 530 143 27 5 10 .270 .396 210
29 Octavio Rubert 24 25 34 7 0 0 0 .206 .206 7
30 Roy Vinbladh# 24 17 34 7 2 0 0 .206 .265 9
31 Del Wilber 30 89 207 64 16 2 5 .309 .478 99
32 Augusto Zande 30 42 57 5 1 0 0 .088 .105 6
32 Players 27.7
* - 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 Clarence Beers 30 11 14 .440 3.49 38 27 235.0 236 112 91 84 1.362 9.0 3.2
2 Bill Bevens 32 0 0 2 4.0 6 4 2.500 13.5 9.0
3 Jack Creel 33 16 10 .615 3.39 35 28 218.0 204 92 82 71 1.261 8.4 2.9
4 Robert Eisiminger 28 0 1 .000 5 13.0 12 5 1.308 8.3 3.5
5 Mario Errante 31 0 0 5 8.0 10 16 3.250 11.2 18.0
6 Glenn Gardner 33 0 5 .000 8 39.0 44 13 1.462 10.2 3.0
7 Edwin Green 28 4 11 .267 4.65 41 14 153.0 155 105 79 89 1.595 9.1 5.2
8 Ross Grimsley* 27 0 2 .000 6 20.0 16 15 1.550 7.2 6.8
9 Johnny Grodzicki 32 4 5 .444 4.42 16 6 59.0 62 33 29 25 1.475 9.5 3.8
10 Peter Mazar* 28 6 11 .353 4.92 30 17 128.0 141 84 70 53 1.516 9.9 3.7
11 Wayne McLeland 24 9 11 .450 2.98 32 7 145.0 161 74 48 44 1.414 10.0 2.7
12 Ernesto Morillas 23 0 0 7 20.0 22 11 1.650 9.9 5.0
13 Nelson Nocheck 27 0 2 .000 5 13.0 9 15 1.846 6.2 10.4
14 Octavio Rubert 24 3 10 .231 4.68 25 11 100.0 112 65 52 46 1.580 10.1 4.1
15 Steve Warchol 35 0 0 2 6.0 9 4 2.167 13.5 6.0
16 Del Wilber 30 0 0 1 5.0 2 0 0.400 3.6 0.0
17 Augusto Zande 30 7 9 .438 3.32 42 18 168.0 189 85 62 57 1.464 10.1 3.1
17 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Augusto Zande 42 0.00
Edwin Green 41 0.00
Clarence Beers 38 0.00
Jack Creel 35 0.00
Wayne McLeland 32 0.00
Peter Mazar 30 0.00
Octavio Rubert 25 0.00
Johnny Grodzicki 16 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
John Barrett 20 L 6' 2.0" 171 1929
Clarence Beers 30 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 9, 1918 El Dorado, KS, US
Vern Benson 24 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 19, 1924 Granite Quarry, NC, US
Bill Bevens 32 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 21, 1916 Hubbard, OR, US
Don Bollweg 28 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 12, 1921 Wheaton, IL, US
Gerald Burmeister 31 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 11, 1917 Harmony, MN, US
Lou Colombo 21 L 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 22, 1927 Brockton, MA, US
Michael Conroy 28 L 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 7, 1921 Quincy, MA, US
Jack Creel 33 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Apr 23, 1916 Kyle, TX, US
Bernie Creger 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 21, 1927 Wytheville, VA, US
Jack Cusick 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 12, 1928 Weehawken, NJ, US
Joseph DiMartino 21 R 6' 0.0" 190 1928
Robert Eisiminger 28 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Sep 1, 1920
Hal Epps 35 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 26, 1914 Athens, GA, US
Mario Errante 31 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 29, 1918 Brooklyn, NY, US
Glenn Gardner 33 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 25, 1916 Burnsville, NC, US
Edwin Green 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1921
Ross Grimsley 27 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1922 Americus, KS, US
Johnny Grodzicki 32 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 26, 1917 Nanticoke, PA, US
Bud Hardin 27 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 14, 1922 Shelby, NC, US
Solly Hemus 26 L R 5' 9.0" 165 Apr 17, 1923 Phoenix, AZ, US
Jim Hercinger 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 25, 1923 Myers, NY, US
Theodore Herder 26 R 6' 2.0" 180 1923
Frank Kellert 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 6, 1924 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Edward Knoblauch 31 L 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 31, 1918
Whitey Kurowski 31 R R 5' 11.0" 193 Apr 19, 1918 Reading, PA, US
Roland LeBlanc 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 May 23, 1921 New Iberia, LA, US
Robert Louis 22 R 6' 0.0" 175 1927
Peter Mazar 28 R L 5' 9.0" 152 Feb 9, 1921 Annandale, NJ, US
Wayne McLeland 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 29, 1924 Stockport, IA, US
Larry Miggins 23 R R 6' 4.0" 198 Aug 20, 1925 Bronx, NY, US
Ernesto Morillas 23 R R 5' 8.0" 140 Nov 11, 1925 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Nelson Nocheck 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 1, 1922
Lou Novikoff 33 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 12, 1915 Glendale, AZ, US
Barney Olsen 29 R R 5' 11.0" 179 Sep 11, 1919 Everett, MA, US
Lou Ortiz 26 R 6' 3.0" 200 May 14, 1923 Albuquerque, NM, US
Octavio Rubert 24 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Apr 9, 1925 Sancti Spiritus, Sancti Spiritus, CU
Roy Vinbladh 24 S 6' 1.0" 195 1925
Steve Warchol 35 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1914
Del Wilber 30 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 24, 1919 Lincoln Park, MI, US
Augusto Zande 30 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1919

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