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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
Rk 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 Dave Bartosch 22 26 91 23 4 2 2 .253 .407 37
2 Buddy Blattner 19 119 479 129 11 9 3 .269 .349 167
3 Kenneth Brown 23 22 63 9 0 0 0 .143 .143 9
4 Alex Coleman 26 27 53 21 6 3 2 .396 .736 39
5 Cecil Garriott* 22 71 245 69 15 4 6 .282 .449 110
6 Oscar Judd* 31 33 77 32 3 3 3 .416 .649 50
7 Tony Kaufmann 38 22 40 11 1 0 1 .275 .375 15
8 Harold Koopman 21 12 19 4 0 1 0 .211 .316 6
9 Peter McGarry 20 19 59 11 1 1 0 .186 .237 14
10 Henry Muehlenbein 21 13 19 3 0 0 0 .158 .158 3
11 Victor Oehler 27 109 395 96 7 4 1 .243 .289 114
12 Norman Petersen* 23 48 195 51 6 6 0 .262 .354 69
13 Hugh Poland* 29 96 334 102 16 8 6 .305 .455 152
14 Bob Repass 21 119 469 148 27 6 7 .316 .443 208
15 Kenneth Rutledge 21 24 39 8 1 1 0 .205 .282 11
16 Mike Sakovich 20 18 72 19 2 1 1 .264 .361 26
17 Jake Suytar 21 118 446 129 30 9 5 .289 .430 192
18 Averett Thompson* 24 111 429 139 23 10 1 .324 .431 185
19 Emil Verban 23 92 386 105 16 5 1 .272 .347 134
20 Steve Warchol 25 40 74 14 1 1 0 .189 .230 17
21 William Yarewick* 23 32 58 6 0 1 0 .103 .138 8
21 Players 23.3
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 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 Kenneth Brown 23 10 6 .625 3.62 21 159.0 177 80 64 29 1.296 10.0 1.6
2 Oscar Judd* 31 12 6 .667 2.89 23 168.0 154 73 54 66 1.310 8.2 3.5
3 Harold Koopman 21 2 6 .250 6.00 12 54.0 70 43 36 25 1.759 11.7 4.2
4 Henry Muehlenbein* 21 4 3 .571 3.30 12 60.0 57 35 22 26 1.383 8.6 3.9
5 Kenneth Rutledge 21 10 8 .556 3.77 24 124.0 123 61 52 48 1.379 8.9 3.5
6 Steve Warchol 25 14 11 .560 3.97 37 202.0 202 126 89 97 1.480 9.0 4.3
7 William Yarewick* 23 11 7 .611 3.72 32 184.0 193 92 76 90 1.538 9.4 4.4
7 Players 24.0

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Hugh Poland 90 476 36 9 .983 5.69
Peter McGarry 19 107 11 0 1.000 6.21
Alex Coleman 13 51 12 2 .969 4.85

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jake Suytar 118 1052 59 17 .985 9.42

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Emil Verban 85 222 178 20 .952 4.71

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Repass 68 68 151 19 .920 3.22
Mike Sakovich 18 21 33 7 .885 3.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Blattner 90 150 260 48 .895 4.56

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Averett Thompson 110 170 15 12 .939 1.68
Victor Oehler 107 223 15 7 .971 2.22
Cecil Garriott 71 185 4 4 .979 2.66
Norman Petersen 48 122 2 2 .984 2.58
Dave Bartosch 20 49 3 2 .963 2.60

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Warchol 37 0.00
William Yarewick 32 0.00
Kenneth Rutledge 24 0.00
Oscar Judd 23 0.00
Kenneth Brown 21 0.00
Harold Koopman 12 0.00
Henry Muehlenbein 12 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Wayne Adams 19 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 27, 1919 Maora, IL, US
Dave Bartosch 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 24, 1917 St. Louis, MO, US
Buddy Blattner 19 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 8, 1920 St. Louis, MO, US
Donald Brodahl 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 26, 1915 Minneapolis, MN, US
Kenneth Brown 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1916
Gerald Burmeister 21 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 11, 1917 Harmony, MN, US
Alex Coleman 26 R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 13, 1913 Ada, OK, US
Robert Eisiminger 18 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Sep 1, 1920
Cecil Garriott 22 L R 5' 8.0" 165 Aug 15, 1916 Harristown, IL, US
Glen Heriot 19 R R 6' 2.0" 177 1920
Harry Hildebrand 22 S 5' 10.0" 188 May 11, 1917 Cicero, IL, US
Oscar Judd 31 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 14, 1908 London, ON, CA
Tony Kaufmann 38 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 16, 1900 Chicago, IL, US
Harold Koopman 21 R R 6' 0.0" 164 1918
Gregory Lippold 21 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Aug 28, 1917 St. Mary's, IA, US
Peter McGarry 20 R 5' 10.0" 175 1919
Henry Muehlenbein 21 R L 6' 3.0" 198 Apr 12, 1918
Victor Oehler 27 R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 25, 1912
Norman Petersen 23 L 5' 8.0" 165 Jan 21, 1916 Farewell, NE, US
Hugh Poland 29 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 19, 1910 Tompkinsville, KY, US
Bob Repass 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 6, 1917 West Pittston, PA, US
Kenneth Rutledge 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1918
Mike Sakovich 20 R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 6, 1918 Royalton, IL, US
Harley Street 21 L R 5' 11.0" 180 1918
Jake Suytar 21 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Jul 10, 1917 Ventura, CA, US
Averett Thompson 24 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 14, 1915 Clarksville, TN, US
Emil Verban 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 27, 1915 Lincoln, IL, US
Steve Warchol 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1914
William Yarewick 23 L L 6' 1.0" 170 1916 Bayonne, NJ, US

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