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1946 Columbus Red Birds

1946 > Class AAA > 1946 American Association
Overall: 64-90
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 787 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-92

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Charlie Root
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1945 / 1947

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 Augie Bergamo* 29 144 621 526 77 162 21 7 3 64 9 87 43 .308 .407 .392 .799 206 11 1 7
2 Bill Brandt 31 10 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 1
3 Johnny Bucha 21 6 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 2
4 William Buerckholtz 26 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
5 Bill Burich 28 20 47 44 2 6 1 0 0 1 0 3 7 .136 .191 .159 .351 7 3 0 0
6 Bill Clemensen 27 34 53 44 5 3 1 0 0 2 0 6 21 .068 .180 .091 .271 4 0 0 3
7 Dick Cole 20 37 126 108 8 26 2 0 1 12 0 15 15 .241 .333 .287 .620 31 1 0 3
8 Robert Collett 28 7 29 6 8 1 0 0 3 0 .276 .310 9
9 Jack Creel 30 35 50 48 3 7 1 0 0 4 0 1 17 .146 .163 .167 .330 8 0 0 1
10 Joe Demoran# 31 7 1 0 .000
11 Don Fisher 30 23 19 19 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 .211 .211 .211 .421 4 1 0 0
12 Jim Gleeson# 34 148 641 559 80 171 22 8 7 94 8 78 66 .306 .393 .411 .804 230 11 2 2 Stats for 2 teams
13 Walter Goodall* 23 12 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 0 0 0
14 Richard Gracey# 28 11 23 21 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 .048 .130 .048 .178 1 0 0 0
15 Jack Griffore 25 31 72 65 6 10 3 0 1 4 0 2 22 .154 .179 .246 .425 16 2 0 5
16 Vaughn Hazen 21 60 226 203 29 45 10 5 3 13 7 19 43 .222 .291 .365 .656 74 3 1 3
17 Jim Hearn 25 24 37 35 4 12 2 0 0 6 0 1 7 .343 .361 .400 .761 14 1 0 1
18 John Herr 26 38 37 31 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 6 15 .129 .270 .129 .399 4 1 0 0
19 Jim Hopper 26 4 5 0 .000
20 Bill Howerton* 24 73 305 268 44 81 16 4 10 40 3 36 54 .302 .387 .504 .891 135 2 1 0
21 Billy Kerr 28 12 24 23 1 4 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 .174 .208 .174 .382 4 5 0 0
22 Joseph King 26 4 16 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .063 .063 1
23 Peter Kramer* -- 11 33 30 1 3 0 1 0 3 0 3 5 .100 .182 .167 .348 5 1 0 0
24 Don Lang 31 110 408 339 45 82 6 5 1 38 2 59 38 .242 .359 .298 .657 101 6 3 7 Stats for 2 teams
25 Eddie Malone 26 101 315 266 30 63 17 2 2 27 1 45 41 .237 .354 .338 .692 90 3 3 1
26 Hal Marnie 27 27 91 79 8 10 0 0 0 4 1 12 8 .127 .242 .127 .368 10 0 0 0
27 Peter Mazar 25 42 66 59 8 19 1 0 0 4 2 3 5 .322 .355 .339 .694 20 0 0 4
28 Jack McLain 26 109 485 441 59 100 13 8 1 28 8 43 73 .227 .295 .299 .595 132 4 0 1
29 Wayne McLeland 21 34 61 57 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 22 .053 .069 .070 .139 4 0 0 3
30 Michael Natisin* 29 120 518 445 64 122 21 3 13 72 4 65 25 .274 .372 .422 .794 188 7 4 4
31 Tommy Nelson 29 133 553 502 62 154 22 1 7 74 5 40 55 .307 .359 .396 .756 199 17 1 10
32 Bobby Rhawn 27 145 597 545 62 153 24 3 11 65 3 37 54 .281 .329 .396 .725 216 10 2 13
33 Norman Richards* 26 22 88 76 9 13 2 0 0 5 1 9 9 .171 .259 .197 .456 15 1 0 3
34 Charlie Root 47 5 10 0 .000
35 Joe Shroba# 30 7 3 0 .000
36 Charlie Sproull 27 16 23 21 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 .048 .130 .048 .178 1 0 0 0
37 George Stumpf* 35 18 71 64 7 18 0 0 2 9 0 6 10 .281 .343 .375 .718 24 2 0 1
38 Adrian Thompson 28 3 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .143 .286 2
39 Hooper Triplett 26 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
40 William Wachtler* 24 13 26 21 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 4 .143 .280 .190 .470 4 0 0 1
41 Del Wilber 27 101 337 297 35 78 9 9 7 33 0 35 54 .263 .344 .424 .769 126 3 2 3
42 Claude Wright 29 13 37 33 4 5 0 1 0 3 0 3 8 .152 .222 .212 .434 7 0 0 1
43 Pep Young 38 61 195 172 10 32 5 0 0 16 2 19 43 .186 .271 .215 .486 37 4 1 3
43 Players 28.2 154 5899 5196 632 1309 191 53 66 572 53 604 779 .252 .332 .347 .679 1804 105 21 78
* - 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 27 0 1 .000 12.38 6 0 0 8.0 17 18 11 10 6 0 0 0 3.375 19.1 11.2 6.8 0.60
2 Bill Brandt 31 0 3 .000 4.85 10 0 0 26.0 39 19 14 5 9 0 0 0 1.692 13.5 1.7 3.1 1.80
3 Bill Clemensen 27 8 11 .421 4.53 34 18 8 7 0 155.0 151 102 78 70 64 5 1 9 1.426 8.8 4.1 3.7 0.91
4 Jack Creel 30 8 11 .421 4.19 29 20 4 6 0 144.0 140 77 67 73 71 5 0 2 1.479 8.8 4.6 4.4 0.97
5 Joe Demoran 31 0 0 7 0 0 14.0 20 5 5 1.786 12.9 3.2 3.2 1.00
6 Don Fisher 30 1 5 .167 5.02 21 5 10 1 0 52.0 54 36 29 33 16 3 0 2 1.673 9.3 5.7 2.8 0.48
7 Walter Goodall* 23 2 1 .667 3.77 12 0 0 31.0 29 20 13 17 17 0 0 2 1.484 8.4 4.9 4.9 1.00
8 Charles Gooding 18 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
9 Jack Griffore 25 11 10 .524 3.62 31 25 1 13 1 184.0 186 94 74 55 84 6 1 4 1.310 9.1 2.7 4.1 1.53
10 Jim Hearn 25 4 5 .444 4.13 24 8 10 3 0 98.0 103 55 45 46 48 2 0 1 1.520 9.5 4.2 4.4 1.04
11 John Herr* 26 3 6 .333 3.98 38 13 14 2 0 113.0 107 64 50 82 63 1 1 3 1.673 8.5 6.5 5.0 0.77
12 Jim Hopper 26 0 4 .000 8.40 4 4 0 1 0 15.0 25 16 14 10 5 0 0 2 2.333 15.0 6.0 3.0 0.50
13 George Kleine 24 0 0 4 0 0 3.2 4 5 2 2.455 9.8 12.3 4.9 0.40
14 Eddie Malone 26 2 0 1.000 1.71 4 2 2 2 0 21.0 20 6 4 13 7 0 0 0 1.571 8.6 5.6 3.0 0.54
15 Peter Mazar* 25 9 13 .409 3.14 38 20 10 9 3 175.0 201 98 61 57 82 4 1 2 1.474 10.3 2.9 4.2 1.44
16 Wayne McLeland 21 11 9 .550 3.42 34 20 7 9 0 171.0 193 89 65 51 81 4 0 3 1.427 10.2 2.7 4.3 1.59
17 Andreas Mohrlock 24 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 1 0 0.500 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
18 Arthur Nelson 29 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 2.0 1 0 2 0 1.500 4.5 9.0 0.0 0.00
19 Charlie Root 47 3 0 1.000 1.57 5 0 0 23.0 27 5 4 5 10 2 0 0 1.391 10.6 2.0 3.9 2.00
20 Don Schuchmann 18 0 1 .000 12.00 4 0 0 6.0 8 9 8 7 5 0 0 1 2.500 12.0 10.5 7.5 0.71
21 Joe Shroba? 30 0 2 .000 5.06 7 0 0 16.0 19 12 9 13 9 1 0 0 2.000 10.7 7.3 5.1 0.69
22 Charlie Sproull 27 2 8 .200 5.25 16 9 4 1 0 72.0 75 49 42 45 30 0 0 0 1.667 9.4 5.6 3.8 0.67
22 Players 26.2 64 90 .416 154 154 787
* - 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
Del Wilber 78 395 51 10 5 .978 5.72 3
Eddie Malone 74 342 53 17 3 .959 5.34 7

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Natisin 119 940 67 23 99 .978 8.46
Norman Richards 21 189 11 5 18 .976 9.52

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Nelson 104 289 283 24 59 .960 5.50
Pep Young 25 51 60 3 10 .974 4.44
Hal Marnie 14 36 34 3 6 .959 5.00
Dick Cole 11 30 35 4 14 .942 5.91

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Lang 95 110 167 13 22 .955 2.92 Stats for 2 teams
Bobby Rhawn 76 88 156 14 11 .946 3.21

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Rhawn 60 119 165 15 32 .950 4.73
Pep Young 34 57 76 13 19 .911 3.91
Dick Cole 23 44 51 11 8 .896 4.13
Tommy Nelson 21 48 50 8 17 .925 4.67
Claude Wright 12 21 30 4 3 .927 4.25
Hal Marnie 11 15 25 10 2 .800 3.64

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Gleeson 148 289 10 6 3 .980 2.02 Stats for 2 teams
Augie Bergamo 138 288 8 15 0 .952 2.14
Jack McLain 106 222 4 10 1 .958 2.13
Bill Howerton 68 151 7 6 2 .963 2.32
Vaughn Hazen 47 113 5 5 0 .959 2.51
George Stumpf 16 37 1 0 0 1.000 2.38
Bobby Rhawn 12 20 0 1 0 .952 1.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Herr 38 3 14 1 1 .944 0.45
Peter Mazar 38 11 40 2 5 .962 1.34
Bill Clemensen 34 13 39 6 3 .897 1.53
Wayne McLeland 34 7 30 3 1 .925 1.09
Jack Griffore 31 11 22 2 2 .943 1.06
Jack Creel 29 4 28 1 0 .970 1.10
Jim Hearn 24 3 11 1 1 .933 0.58
Don Fisher 21 0 5 1 0 .833 0.24
Charlie Sproull 16 4 18 1 0 .957 1.38
Walter Goodall 12 1 2 1 0 .750 0.25
Bill Brandt 10 0 8 1 1 .889 0.80
Joe Demoran 7 0.00
Joe Shroba 7 0.00
Clarence Beers 6 0.00
Charlie Root 5 0.00
Jim Hopper 4 0.00
George Kleine 4 0.00
Eddie Malone 4 0.00
Don Schuchmann 4 0.00
Arthur Nelson 2 0.00
Charles Gooding 1 0.00
Andreas Mohrlock 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Clarence Beers 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 9, 1918 El Dorado, KS, US
Augie Bergamo 29 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 14, 1917 Detroit, MI, US
Bill Brandt 31 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Mar 21, 1915 Aurora, IN, US
Johnny Bucha 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jan 22, 1925 Allentown, PA, US
William Buerckholtz 26 R 6' 4.0" 1920
Bill Burich 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 29, 1918 Calumet, MI, US
Bill Clemensen 27 R R 6' 1.0" 193 Jun 20, 1919 New Brunswick, NJ, US
Dick Cole 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 6, 1926 Long Beach, CA, US
Robert Collett 28 R 5' 10.0" 165 1918
Jack Creel 30 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Apr 23, 1916 Kyle, TX, US
Joe Demoran 31 S R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 29, 1914 Biloxi, MS, US
Don Fisher 30 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Feb 6, 1916 Cleveland, OH, US
Jim Gleeson 34 S R 6' 1.0" 191 Mar 5, 1912 Kansas City, MO, US
Walter Goodall 23 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Aug 3, 1922
Charles Gooding 18 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 12, 1928 St. Louis, MO, US
Richard Gracey 28 S 6' 0.0" 180 1918
Jack Griffore 25 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 28, 1921
Vaughn Hazen 21 R 5' 11.0" 170 1925
Jim Hearn 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 11, 1921 Atlanta, GA, US
John Herr 26 R L 6' 1.0" 180 1920
Jim Hopper 26 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 1, 1919 Charlotte, NC, US
Bill Howerton 24 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 12, 1921 Lompoc, CA, US
Billy Kerr 28 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 4, 1918 Pensacola, FL, US
Joseph King 26 R 6' 2.0" 220 1920
George Kleine 24 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 19, 1921
Peter Kramer -- L 5' 10.0" 165 Unknown
Don Lang 31 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 15, 1915 Selma, CA, US
Eddie Malone 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 16, 1920 Chicago, IL, US
Hal Marnie 27 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Jul 6, 1918 Philadelphia, PA, US
Peter Mazar 25 R L 5' 9.0" 152 Feb 9, 1921 Annandale, NJ, US
Jack McLain 26 R 6' 5.0" 175 Mar 29, 1920 Columbus, OH, US
Wayne McLeland 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 29, 1924 Stockport, IA, US
Andreas Mohrlock 24 R R 6' 3.0" 183 1922
Michael Natisin 29 L 5' 10.0" 176 Oct 31, 1916 Alpha, NJ, US
Arthur Nelson 29 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1917
Tommy Nelson 29 R R 5' 11.0" 180 May 1, 1917 Chicago, IL, US
Bobby Rhawn 27 R R 5' 8.0" 180 Feb 13, 1919 Catawissa, PA, US
Norman Richards 26 L 5' 10.0" 170 1920
Charlie Root 47 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Mar 17, 1899 Middletown, OH, US
Don Schuchmann 18 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 15, 1927 MO, US
Joe Shroba 30 S 6' 0.0" 191 Mar 19, 1916
Charlie Sproull 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 9, 1919 Taylorsville, GA, US
George Stumpf 35 L L 5' 8.0" 155 Dec 15, 1910 New Orleans, LA, US
Adrian Thompson 28 R 6' 1.0" 165 1918
Hooper Triplett 26 R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 17, 1919 Triplett, NC, US
William Wachtler 24 L 5' 11.0" 180 1922
Del Wilber 27 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 24, 1919 Lincoln Park, MI, US
Claude Wright 29 R 5' 9.0" 155 Aug 14, 1916
Pep Young 38 R R 5' 9.0" 162 Aug 29, 1907 Jamestown, NC, US

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