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1950 Springfield Cubs

1950 > Class C > 1950 Western Association
Overall: 74-61
Scored 769 runs, Allowed 631 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-55

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Robert Peterson
Represented: Springfield, IL
Ballpark: Memorial Park (Springfield, MO)
Attendance: n/a

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 James Batchelor 25 76 206 49 6 0 1 .238 .282 58
2 Joseph Benes 22 31 85 12 1 0 1 .141 .188 16
3 Harry Chiti 17 50 161 51 5 4 4 .317 .472 76
4 Bob Dant 26 60 202 73 9 2 2 .361 .455 92
5 Byron Elser 20 54 187 51 10 3 1 .273 .374 70
6 Don Elston 21 34 80 23 1 1 0 .288 .325 26
7 Paul Flores 20 108 380 97 20 3 7 .255 .379 144 Stats for 2 teams
8 John Freund* 20 110 376 95 20 6 2 .253 .354 133
9 Pete Gasper 21 137 535 152 27 3 8 .284 .391 209
10 John Graney 22 24 61 11 1 1 0 .180 .230 14
11 James Grimes* 24 127 544 139 31 8 7 .256 .381 207
12 Dick Kluck 22 27 45 12 2 1 1 .267 .422 19
13 Peter Koblosh 22 101 363 91 15 4 4 .251 .347 126
14 Robert Peterson* 29 19 27 6 1 0 0 .222 .259 7
15 Don Robertson* 19 134 500 140 31 10 14 .280 .466 233
16 Paul Rutledge 22 119 424 99 17 3 11 .233 .366 155
17 Bob Speake* 19 137 562 145 22 11 12 .258 .400 225
18 Eugene Tarabilda 21 17 42 4 1 0 0 .095 .119 5
19 Donald Vike 21 31 78 14 2 0 0 .179 .205 16
20 Stanley Willard 21 13 52 11 1 0 1 .212 .288 15
21 Rudolph Wojnarowski 22 10 19 2 0 0 0 .105 .105 2
21 Players 21.2 137 5379 4672 769 1207 209 57 72 657 52 651 851 .258 .349 .374 .723 1746 56
* - 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 Joseph Benes 22 12 13 .480 3.98 31 224.0 238 133 99 14 82 1.429 9.6 0.6 3.3
2 Don Elston 21 14 12 .538 3.30 34 218.0 177 104 80 11 92 1.234 7.3 0.5 3.8
3 John Graney* 22 10 9 .526 3.12 24 170.0 164 71 59 7 73 1.394 8.7 0.4 3.9
4 Dick Kluck 22 9 4 .692 2.56 25 109.0 92 45 31 5 46 1.266 7.6 0.4 3.8
5 Robert Peterson? 29 4 3 .571 3.24 14 50.0 43 21 18 1 18 1.220 7.7 0.2 3.2
6 Eugene Tarabilda 21 8 4 .667 2.36 17 103.0 91 48 27 3 45 1.320 8.0 0.3 3.9
7 Donald Vike 21 13 10 .565 3.25 31 205.0 169 107 74 8 143 1.522 7.4 0.4 6.3
8 Rudolph Wojnarowski 22 3 3 .500 4.67 10 52.0 45 33 27 2 38 1.596 7.8 0.3 6.6
8 Players 22.1 74 61 .548 137 137 631
* - 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
Don Elston 34 0.00
Joseph Benes 31 0.00
Donald Vike 31 0.00
Dick Kluck 25 0.00
John Graney 24 0.00
Eugene Tarabilda 17 0.00
Robert Peterson 14 0.00
Rudolph Wojnarowski 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
James Batchelor 25 R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 22, 1924 Nashville, TN, US
Joseph Benes 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1928
Harry Chiti 17 R R 6' 2.0" 221 Nov 16, 1932 Kincaid, IL, US
Bob Dant 26 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 10, 1923 Madison, IL, US
Byron Elser 20 R R 5' 9.0" 170 1930
Don Elston 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Apr 6, 1929 Campbellstown, OH, US
Jim Fanning 22 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 14, 1927 Chicago, IL, US
Paul Flores 20 R 5' 8.0" 165 1930
John Freund 20 L 6' 1.0" 170 1930
Pete Gasper 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 7, 1929 Jessup, PA, US
John Graney 22 R L 6' 1.0" 185 1928
James Grimes 24 L 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 25, 1925 Chicago, IL, US
Buddy Jones 22 R R 5' 9.0" 155 May 9, 1928 Earlimart, CA, US
Dick Kluck 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 15, 1927
Peter Koblosh 22 R 6' 1.0" 160 Nov 4, 1927
Robert Peterson 29 L 6' 0.0" 170 1921
Don Robertson 19 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 15, 1930 Harvey, IL, US
Paul Rutledge 22 R 6' 0.0" 170 1928
Bob Speake 19 L L 6' 1.0" 178 Aug 22, 1930 Springfield, MO, US
Eugene Tarabilda 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1929
Donald Vike 21 R R 6' 2.0" 207 1929
Stanley Willard 21 R 5' 7.0" 158 1929
Rudolph Wojnarowski 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1928

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