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1929 Kansas City Blues

1929 > Class AA > 1929 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Dutch Zwilling
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1928 / 1930

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 Tom Angley* 24 76 208 81 15 6 6 .389 .606 126
2 Frank Brozovich? -- 6 10 2 1 0 0 .200 .300 3
3 Keith Clark 28 8 10 1 0 0 0 .100 .100 1
4 Dixie Davis 38 21 29 4 0 0 0 .138 .138 4
5 Pea Ridge Day 29 36 61 11 1 0 0 .180 .197 12
6 Lou Fette 22 47 60 13 1 2 0 .217 .300 18
7 George Gerken 25 135 461 129 18 12 11 .280 .443 204
8 Denver Grigsby* 28 140 499 172 29 10 4 .345 .467 233
9 Roy Grimes 35 7 13 4 1 0 0 .308 .385 5
10 Luther Harvel 23 3 5 2 1 0 0 .400 .600 3
11 Ed Hendee* 29 3 6 1 0 0 0 .167 .167 1
12 George Knothe 31 142 544 137 12 5 2 .252 .303 165
13 Joe Kuhel* 23 161 649 211 27 26 6 .325 .475 308
14 Ralph Michaels 27 101 327 89 10 3 1 .272 .330 108
15 Johnny Morrison 33 6 10 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 2
16 Robert Murray? -- 42 85 24 6 1 3 .282 .482 41
17 Lynn Nelson* 24 39 69 11 5 1 1 .159 .304 21
18 Fred Nicholson 34 98 241 83 9 7 4 .344 .490 118
19 Herb Pember? -- 6 16 8 1 1 0 .500 .688 11
20 John Peters 35 129 375 120 20 7 2 .320 .427 160
21 Harry Riconda 32 79 331 106 24 7 3 .320 .462 153
22 Bob Seeds 22 100 322 110 21 3 4 .342 .463 149
23 Tom Sheehan 35 39 91 31 4 1 0 .341 .407 37
24 Frank Snyder 35 5 10 4 1 0 0 .400 .500 5
25 Freddy Spurgeon 27 127 492 129 20 3 3 .262 .333 164
26 Max Thomas? 24 53 84 16 2 1 1 .190 .274 23
27 Ollie Tucker* 27 129 447 150 31 4 20 .336 .557 249
28 Bill Wambsganss 35 103 359 106 15 5 0 .295 .365 131
29 Cy Warmoth* 36 33 68 12 1 0 0 .176 .191 13
29 Players 28.3
* - 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
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 Dennis Burns 31 1 1 .500 3 16.0 23 5 1.750 12.9 2.8
2 Dixie Davis 38 8 5 .615 4.07 21 84.0 84 45 38 35 1.417 9.0 3.8
3 Pea Ridge Day 29 12 5 .706 2.98 36 178.0 162 84 59 33 1.096 8.2 1.7
4 Lou Fette 22 7 3 .700 4.32 46 154.0 171 91 74 71 1.571 10.0 4.1
5 Johnny Morrison 33 3 2 .600 4.18 6 28.0 25 14 13 14 1.393 8.0 4.5
6 Robert Murray? -- 17 8 .680 4.62 41 218.0 258 127 112 87 1.583 10.7 3.6
7 Lynn Nelson 24 15 6 .714 2.98 38 190.0 184 82 63 77 1.374 8.7 3.6
8 Tom Sheehan 35 16 11 .593 3.78 37 243.0 257 124 102 59 1.300 9.5 2.2
9 Max Thomas? 24 18 11 .621 3.12 50 231.0 210 101 80 88 1.290 8.2 3.4
10 Cy Warmoth* 36 14 4 .778 3.38 27 176.0 164 83 66 79 1.381 8.4 4.0
10 Players 28.5
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
John Peters 126 405 96 11 .979 3.98
Tom Angley 64 200 51 15 .944 3.92

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Kuhel 161 1508 73 22 .986 9.82

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Freddy Spurgeon 112 247 313 24 .959 5.00
Bill Wambsganss 67 158 166 14 .959 4.84

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ralph Michaels 91 109 177 10 .966 3.14
Harry Riconda 59 70 101 7 .961 2.90

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Knothe 141 313 449 46 .943 5.40

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Denver Grigsby 137 321 15 8 .977 2.45
George Gerken 129 364 12 9 .977 2.91
Ollie Tucker 124 232 10 6 .976 1.95
Bob Seeds 90 236 3 7 .972 2.66
Fred Nicholson 68 104 8 4 .966 1.65

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tom Angley 24 L R 5' 8.0" 190 Oct 2, 1904 Baltimore, MD, US
Frank Brozovich -- Unknown
Dennis Burns 31 R R 5' 10.0" 180 May 24, 1898 Tiff City, MO, US
Keith Clark 28 R 5' 10.0" 170 1901
Dixie Davis 38 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Oct 12, 1890 Wilsons Mills, NC, US
Pea Ridge Day 29 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 25, 1899 Center, MO, US
Lou Fette 22 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 15, 1907 Alma, MO, US
George Gerken 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 28, 1903 Chicago, IL, US
Denver Grigsby 28 L R 5' 9.0" 155 Mar 25, 1901 Jackson, KY, US
Roy Grimes 35 R R 6' 1.0" 176 Sep 11, 1893 Bergholz, OH, US
Luther Harvel 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 30, 1905 Cambria, IL, US
Ed Hendee 29 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 7, 1900 Flagler, IA, US
George Knothe 31 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 12, 1898 Bayonne, NJ, US
Joe Kuhel 23 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 25, 1906 Cleveland, OH, US
Ralph Michaels 27 R R 5' 10.0" 178 May 3, 1902 Etna, PA, US
Johnny Morrison 33 R R 5' 11.0" 188 Oct 22, 1895 Pellville, KY, US
Robert Murray -- Unknown
Lynn Nelson 24 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 24, 1905 Sheldon, ND, US
Fred Nicholson 34 R R 5' 10.0" 173 Sep 1, 1894 Honey Grove, TX, US
Herb Pember -- Unknown
John Peters 35 R R 6' 0.0" 192 Jul 14, 1893 Kansas City, KS, US
Harry Riconda 32 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 17, 1897 New York, NY, US
Bob Seeds 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 24, 1907 Ringgold, TX, US
Tom Sheehan 35 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 31, 1894 Grand Ridge, IL, US
Frank Snyder 35 R R 6' 2.0" 185 May 27, 1894 San Antonio, TX, US
Freddy Spurgeon 27 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Oct 9, 1901 Wabash, IN, US
Max Thomas 24 Oct 23, 1904 Kaysville, UT, US
Ollie Tucker 27 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 27, 1902 Radiant, VA, US
Bill Wambsganss 35 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 19, 1894 Cleveland, OH, US
Cy Warmoth 36 L L 5' 11.0" 158 Feb 2, 1893 Bone Gap, IL, US

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