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1917 Little Rock Travelers

1917 > Class A > 1917 Southern Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Buzzy Wares and Charlie Starr
Represented: Little Rock, AR
Ballpark: Kavanaugh Field (Little Rock, AR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1916 / 1918

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 Howard Baker? 36 143 556 155 13 3 1 .279 .318 177
2 Barney? -- 59 205 49 5 0 1 .239 .278 57
3 George Baumgardner* 25 15 18 2 1 0 0 .111 .167 3
4 Thomas Boman? -- 20 44 6 0 0 0 .136 .136 6
5 Harry Chapman 31 131 397 103 19 3 2 .259 .338 134
6 Sam Covington* 22 152 536 164 20 20 10 .306 .474 254
7 Omer Hardgrove? 32 14 24 3 0 1 0 .125 .208 5
8 Ray Kennedy 22 101 311 70 10 6 5 .225 .344 107
9 Kenzie Kirkham* 26 52 183 40 9 2 0 .219 .290 53
10 Jack Knight* 22 17 20 2 0 0 0 .100 .100 2
11 Razor Ledbetter 22 38 95 15 2 0 0 .158 .179 17
12 Ernie Manning* 26 152 533 137 18 6 1 .257 .319 170
13 Lou North 26 14 38 12 1 1 0 .316 .395 15
14 Emilio Palmero* 22 32 82 16 1 1 0 .195 .232 19
15 Tom Phillips 28 15 32 3 1 0 0 .094 .125 4
16 Hank Robinson 29 47 104 21 4 0 0 .202 .240 25
17 Dolly Stark 32 70 255 54 3 1 0 .212 .231 59
18 Stevenson? -- 34 92 21 3 2 0 .228 .304 28
19 George Stutz 28 67 220 52 9 1 0 .236 .286 63
20 Ben Tincup* 24 99 345 94 9 12 3 .272 .394 136
21 Dee Walsh# 27 86 284 68 7 10 3 .239 .366 104
22 Buzzy Wares 31 135 481 99 19 1 1 .206 .256 123
23 Bud Weiser 26 44 171 43 4 2 0 .251 .298 51
24 Findley Yardley? -- 57 197 45 3 4 2 .228 .315 62
24 Players 27.6
* - 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 George Baumgardner 25 3 5 .375 15 70.0 64 40 26 1.286 8.2 3.3
2 Thomas Boman? -- 5 9 .357 20 125.0 112 51 38 1.200 8.1 2.7
3 Omer Hardgrove? 32 3 5 .375 14 67.0 82 37 16 1.463 11.0 2.1
4 Jack Knight 22 0 4 .000 11 44.0 45 35 19 1.455 9.2 3.9
5 Razor Ledbetter 22 11 16 .407 38 268.0 239 134 102 1.272 8.0 3.4
6 Lou North 26 5 5 .500 11 81.0 87 34 32 1.469 9.7 3.6
7 Emilio Palmero* 22 2 7 .222 12 77.0 68 32 29 1.260 7.9 3.4
8 Tom Phillips 28 3 6 .333 15 93.0 92 55 48 1.505 8.9 4.6
9 Hank Robinson* 29 21 17 .553 45 308.0 233 98 68 0.977 6.8 2.0
10 Ben Tincup 24 11 10 .524 2.50 33 202.0 176 77 56 35 1.045 7.8 1.6
10 Players 25.6
* - 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
Harry Chapman 131 521 180 11 .985 5.35
Ray Kennedy 33 145 30 4 .978 5.30

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam Covington 152 1463 120 17 .989 10.41

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buzzy Wares 112 322 320 34 .950 5.73
Stevenson 10 19 17 3 .923 3.60

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ernie Manning 132 167 247 29 .935 3.14

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dolly Stark 70 108 198 22 .933 4.37
George Stutz 59 135 168 27 .918 5.14

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Howard Baker 143 231 33 12 .957 1.85
Dee Walsh 68 129 12 4 .972 2.07
Ben Tincup 66 88 20 15 .878 1.64
Barney 59 151 5 6 .963 2.64
Findley Yardley 57 126 9 7 .951 2.37
Kenzie Kirkham 52 90 8 5 .951 1.88
Bud Weiser 44 74 5 2 .975 1.80
Emilio Palmero 20 32 1 1 .971 1.65

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Howard Baker 36 Aug 15, 1880 Baltimore, MD, US
Barney -- Unknown
George Baumgardner 25 L R 5' 11.0" 178 Jul 22, 1891 Barboursville, WV, US
Thomas Boman -- Unknown
Harry Chapman 31 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Oct 26, 1885 Severance, KS, US
Sam Covington 22 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 18, 1894 Denison, TX, US
Omer Hardgrove 32 Jan 7, 1885
Hodge -- Unknown
Jeff Holmquist -- Unknown
Ray Kennedy 22 R R 5' 9.0" 165 May 19, 1895 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Kenzie Kirkham 26 L R 5' 9.0" 180 May 6, 1891 Bayard, IA, US
Jack Knight 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 12, 1895 Pittsboro, MS, US
Razor Ledbetter 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 8, 1894 Rutherford College, NC, US
Ernie Manning 26 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 9, 1890 Florala, AL, US
Lou North 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 15, 1891 Elgin, IL, US
Emilio Palmero 22 L L 5' 11.0" 157 Jun 13, 1895 Guanabacoa, La Habana, CU
Tom Phillips 28 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 1, 1889 Phillipsburg, PA, US
Hank Robinson 29 R L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 16, 1887 Floyd, AR, US
Dolly Stark 32 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Jan 19, 1885 Ripley, MS, US
Stevenson -- Unknown
George Stutz 28 R R 5' 5.0" 150 Feb 13, 1889 Philadelphia, PA, US
Ben Tincup 24 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 14, 1893 Adair, OK, US
Dee Walsh 27 S R 5' 9.0" 165 Mar 28, 1890 St. Louis, MO, US
Buzzy Wares 31 R R 5' 10.0" 150 May 23, 1886 Vandalia, MI, US
Bud Weiser 26 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 8, 1891 Shamokin, PA, US
Findley Yardley -- Unknown

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