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1939 Decatur Commodores

1939 > Class B > 1939 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Tony Kaufmann
Represented: Decatur, IL
Ballpark: Fans Field (Decatur, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1938 / 1940

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Dave Bartosch22269123422.253.40737
2Buddy Blattner191194791291193.269.349167
3Kenneth Brown2322639000.143.1439
4Alex Coleman26275321632.396.73639
5Cecil Garriott*2271245691546.282.449110
6Oscar Judd*31337732333.416.64950
7Tony Kaufmann38224011101.275.37515
8Harold Koopman2112194010.211.3166
9Peter McGarry20195911110.186.23714
10Henry Muehlenbein2113193000.158.1583
11Victor Oehler2710939596741.243.289114
12Norman Petersen*234819551660.262.35469
13Hugh Poland*29963341021686.305.455152
14Bob Repass211194691482767.316.443208
15Kenneth Rutledge2124398110.205.28211
16Mike Sakovich20187219211.264.36126
17Jake Suytar211184461293095.289.430192
18Averett Thompson*2411142913923101.324.431185
19Emil Verban23923861051651.272.347134
20Steve Warchol25407414110.189.23017
21William Yarewick*2332586010.103.1388
21 Players23.3
* - 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
1Kenneth Brown23106.6253.6221159.01778064291.29610.01.6
2Oscar Judd*31126.6672.8923168.01547354661.3108.23.5
3Harold Koopman2126.2506.001254.0704336251.75911.74.2
4Henry Muehlenbein*2143.5713.301260.0573522261.3838.63.9
5Kenneth Rutledge21108.5563.7724124.01236152481.3798.93.5
6Steve Warchol251411.5603.9737202.020212689971.4809.04.3
7William Yarewick*23117.6113.7232184.01939276901.5389.44.4
7 Players24.0
* - 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


Hugh Poland90476369.9835.69
Peter McGarry191071101.0006.21
Alex Coleman1351122.9694.85


Jake Suytar11810525917.9859.42


Emil Verban8522217820.9524.71


Bob Repass686815119.9203.22
Mike Sakovich1821337.8853.00


Buddy Blattner9015026048.8954.56


Averett Thompson1101701512.9391.68
Victor Oehler107223157.9712.22
Cecil Garriott7118544.9792.66
Norman Petersen4812222.9842.58
Dave Bartosch204932.9632.60


Steve Warchol370.00
William Yarewick320.00
Kenneth Rutledge240.00
Oscar Judd230.00
Kenneth Brown210.00
Harold Koopman120.00
Henry Muehlenbein120.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Wayne Adams19RR6' 1.0"170Dec 27, 1919Maora, IL, US
Dave Bartosch22RR6' 1.0"190Mar 24, 1917St. Louis, MO, US
Buddy Blattner19RR6' 0.0"180Feb 8, 1920St. Louis, MO, US
Donald Brodahl24RR6' 1.0"185Feb 26, 1915Minneapolis, MN, US
Kenneth Brown23RR6' 0.0"1851916
Gerald Burmeister21RR6' 2.0"205Aug 11, 1917Harmony, MN, US
Alex Coleman26R5' 11.0"170Feb 13, 1913Ada, OK, US
Robert Eisiminger18RR5' 11.0"155Sep 1, 1920
Cecil Garriott22LR5' 8.0"165Aug 15, 1916Harristown, IL, US
Glen Heriot19RR6' 2.0"1771920
Harry Hildebrand22S5' 10.0"188May 11, 1917Cicero, IL, US
Oscar Judd31LL6' 0.0"180Feb 14, 1908London, ON, CA
Tony Kaufmann38RR5' 11.0"165Dec 16, 1900Chicago, IL, US
Harold Koopman21RR6' 0.0"1641918
Gregory Lippold21RR6' 4.0"195Aug 28, 1917St. Mary's, IA, US
Peter McGarry20R5' 10.0"1751919
Henry Muehlenbein21RL6' 3.0"198Apr 12, 1918
Victor Oehler27R5' 11.0"170Feb 25, 1912
Norman Petersen23L5' 8.0"165Jan 21, 1916Farewell, NE, US
Hugh Poland29LR5' 11.0"185Jan 19, 1910Tompkinsville, KY, US
Bob Repass21RR6' 1.0"185Nov 6, 1917West Pittston, PA, US
Kenneth Rutledge21RR6' 2.0"2001918
Mike Sakovich20R5' 10.0"160Dec 6, 1918Royalton, IL, US
Harley Street21LR5' 11.0"1801918
Jake Suytar21RR6' 5.0"215Jul 10, 1917Ventura, CA, US
Averett Thompson24LR5' 11.0"175Jan 14, 1915Clarksville, TN, US
Emil Verban23RR5' 11.0"165Aug 27, 1915Lincoln, IL, US
Steve Warchol25RR5' 11.0"1701914
William Yarewick23LL6' 1.0"1701916Bayonne, NJ, US

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