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1941 Sacramento Solons

1941 > Class AA > 1941 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 102-75
Scored 816 runs, Allowed 675 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 104-73

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Pepper Martin
Represented: Sacramento, CA
Ballpark: Edmonds Field (Sacramento, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1940 / 1942

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 Buster Adams 26 159 639 571 97 163 40 10 17 92 23 56 103 .285 .352 .480 .832 274 3 9
2 Linc Blakely 29 98 246 223 27 67 12 4 1 26 2 17 31 .300 .355 .404 .759 90 2 4
3 Buddy Blattner 21 176 686 620 96 182 33 6 17 100 23 49 63 .294 .349 .448 .798 278 4 13
4 Bill Caplinger 23 43 34 27 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 .111 .226 .111 .337 3 0 3
5 Bill Curlee 24 10 14 2 1 0 0 2 0 .143 .214 3
6 Elwood Curtis 21 4 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 1
7 Hal Dobson 21 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 .500 1.500 3
8 Blix Donnelly 27 3 9 2 1 0 0 1 0 .222 .333 3
9 Bill Endicott* 22 160 663 591 91 176 28 7 5 38 13 66 37 .298 .371 .394 .765 233 3 3
10 Tony Freitas 33 41 113 101 9 20 1 0 0 7 0 6 22 .198 .250 .208 .458 21 1 5
11 Jerry Gardner 20 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
12 Edwin Green 20 7 8 2 0 0 1 2 0 .250 .625 5
13 Jim Grilk 26 18 67 64 3 14 0 0 1 6 0 2 6 .219 .242 .266 .508 17 0 1
14 Don Gutteridge 29 171 740 680 113 210 31 13 13 88 46 34 64 .309 .342 .450 .792 306 0 26
15 Gene Handley 26 118 369 326 42 102 25 7 1 43 13 28 29 .313 .371 .442 .813 144 2 13
16 Paul Hjort 22 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 Al Hollingsworth* 33 49 98 93 8 24 3 0 0 7 0 3 10 .258 .289 .290 .579 27 1 1
18 Lynn King* 33 103 285 255 27 56 12 1 0 26 2 24 17 .220 .289 .275 .564 70 1 5 Stats for 2 teams
19 Nub Kleinke 30 22 63 48 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 6 14 .104 .204 .125 .329 6 0 9
20 Clyde Kluttz 23 83 247 232 24 78 11 4 1 22 3 10 22 .336 .366 .431 .797 100 1 4
21 Chip Marshall 21 41 101 78 10 13 1 0 1 11 1 13 16 .167 .293 .218 .511 17 1 9
22 Pepper Martin 37 92 278 245 40 79 17 6 2 35 10 28 26 .322 .396 .465 .862 114 2 3
23 Gene McIsaac? 31 3 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 2
24 Red Munger 22 49 100 88 9 11 2 0 0 5 1 2 22 .125 .144 .148 .292 13 0 10
25 Ken Penner* 45 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
26 Harry Polly 25 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Skeeter Scalzi 28 125 385 355 38 91 13 4 1 47 4 20 19 .256 .298 .324 .622 115 1 9
28 Bill Schmidt 28 39 85 78 2 12 2 1 0 6 0 2 37 .154 .175 .205 .380 16 0 5
29 Bill Shewey* 24 21 86 80 12 21 6 2 0 2 1 6 11 .263 .314 .388 .701 31 0 0
30 Maurice Sturdy 26 168 712 627 95 193 46 4 10 81 20 68 28 .308 .380 .442 .822 277 5 12
31 George Turbeville 26 42 39 35 4 9 1 0 0 7 0 1 5 .257 .278 .286 .563 10 0 3
32 Wally Turpen? -- 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
33 Chester Wieczorek 26 147 547 504 71 144 23 9 16 96 2 38 45 .286 .336 .462 .798 233 0 5
33 Players 26.4 178 6537 5885 816 1664 305 79 87 740 162 473 644 .283 .339 .406 .745 2388 26 153
* - 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 Bill Caplinger 23 3 5 .375 3.78 43 4 1 1 100.0 92 62 42 40 71 6 2 12 1.320 8.3 3.6 6.4 1.78
2 Bill Curlee 24 2 4 .333 4.81 10 7 2 0 43.0 50 24 23 18 22 1 0 0 1.581 10.5 3.8 4.6 1.22
3 Arthur Cyrulewski 21 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 0 18.0 0.0 0.00
4 Hal Dobson 21 1 0 1.000 3 0 0 0 8.0 7 2 1 1.125 7.9 2.2 1.1 0.50
5 Blix Donnelly 27 1 1 .500 3 3 3 0 23.0 28 9 16 1.609 11.0 3.5 6.3 1.78
6 Tony Freitas* 33 21 15 .583 2.70 41 39 25 5 300.0 297 101 90 38 112 3 1 0 1.117 8.9 1.1 3.4 2.95
7 Luther French 21 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 1 0.000 0.0 0.0 9.0
8 Edwin Green 20 1 2 .333 7 3 3 0 25.0 31 17 9 1.920 11.2 6.1 3.2 0.53
9 Al Hollingsworth* 33 21 9 .700 3.17 37 25 13 1 213.0 219 98 75 58 92 4 1 8 1.300 9.3 2.5 3.9 1.59
10 Nub Kleinke 30 12 8 .600 3.19 22 22 12 1 158.0 154 59 56 32 56 1 1 9 1.177 8.8 1.8 3.2 1.75
11 Pepper Martin 37 0 0 3 0 0 0 3.0 2 5 1 2.333 6.0 15.0 3.0 0.20
12 Red Munger 22 17 16 .515 3.07 46 31 19 4 261.0 223 114 89 87 159 3 0 5 1.188 7.7 3.0 5.5 1.83
13 Harry Polly 25 1 2 .333 6 1 1 0 19.0 23 5 7 1.474 10.9 2.4 3.3 1.40
14 Bill Schmidt 28 13 9 .591 2.93 39 28 16 2 224.0 225 98 73 52 96 5 1 1 1.237 9.0 2.1 3.9 1.85
15 George Turbeville* 26 8 4 .667 4.42 36 16 4 0 116.0 117 68 57 84 79 3 0 3 1.733 9.1 6.5 6.1 0.94
16 Wally Turpen? -- 0 0 2 0 0 0 5.0 4 6 1 2.000 7.2 10.8 1.8 0.17
16 Players 27.6 102 75 .576 178 178 675
* - 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
Chester Wieczorek 76 339 35 7 4 .982 4.92 14
Clyde Kluttz 73 296 39 5 7 .985 4.59 7
Chip Marshall 41 110 24 0 4 1.000 3.27 0
Jim Grilk 13 49 6 0 3 1.000 4.23 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Maurice Sturdy 168 1498 78 17 124 .989 9.38

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Blattner 175 470 473 32 103 .967 5.39

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Gutteridge 170 180 325 38 30 .930 2.97
Gene Handley 10 13 12 0 0 1.000 2.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Skeeter Scalzi 110 166 308 31 65 .939 4.31
Gene Handley 81 97 203 24 26 .926 3.70

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Endicott 159 327 13 6 3 .983 2.14
Buster Adams 156 332 13 8 2 .977 2.21
Lynn King 74 142 5 1 1 .993 1.99 Stats for 2 teams
Linc Blakely 72 120 3 1 1 .992 1.71
Pepper Martin 68 99 7 8 0 .930 1.56
Chester Wieczorek 51 78 8 1 3 .989 1.69
Bill Shewey 20 56 2 2 0 .967 2.90

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Red Munger 46 15 50 5 2 .929 1.41
Bill Caplinger 43 1 16 0 0 1.000 0.40
Tony Freitas 41 20 49 4 3 .945 1.68
Bill Schmidt 39 10 49 2 1 .967 1.51
Al Hollingsworth 37 8 46 3 3 .947 1.46
George Turbeville 36 0 26 1 1 .963 0.72
Nub Kleinke 22 1 39 0 2 1.000 1.82
Bill Curlee 10 0 5 0 1 1.000 0.50
Edwin Green 7 0.00
Harry Polly 6 0.00
Hal Dobson 3 0.00
Blix Donnelly 3 0.00
Pepper Martin 3 0.00
Wally Turpen 2 0.00
Arthur Cyrulewski 1 0.00
Luther French 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Buster Adams 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 24, 1915 Trinidad, CO, US
Linc Blakely 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 12, 1912 Oakland, CA, US
Buddy Blattner 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 8, 1920 St. Louis, MO, US
Bill Caplinger 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Sep 13, 1917 Glendale, AZ, US
Bill Curlee 24 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Oct 8, 1916 Piper, AL, US
Elwood Curtis 21 R R 5' 7.0" 150 1920
Arthur Cyrulewski 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1920
Hal Dobson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 15, 1919 Lincoln, NE, US
Blix Donnelly 27 R R 5' 10.0" 166 Jan 21, 1914 Olivia, MN, US
Bill Endicott 22 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 4, 1918 Acorn, MO, US
Tony Freitas 33 R L 5' 8.0" 161 May 5, 1908 Mill Valley, CA, US
Luther French 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 16, 1919 MO, US
Jerry Gardner 20 R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 28, 1920 Clifton, CO, US
Edwin Green 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1921
Jim Grilk 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 21, 1914 Manila, PH
Don Gutteridge 29 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 19, 1912 Pittsburg, KS, US
Gene Handley 26 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 25, 1914 Kennett, MO, US
Paul Hjort 22 R 5' 10.0" 165 Feb 3, 1919 San Francisco, CA, US
Al Hollingsworth 33 L L 6' 0.0" 174 Feb 25, 1908 St. Louis, MO, US
Lynn King 33 L R 5' 9.0" 165 Nov 28, 1907 Villisca, IA, US
Nub Kleinke 30 R R 6' 1.0" 170 May 19, 1911 Fond du Lac, WI, US
Clyde Kluttz 23 R R 6' 0.0" 193 Dec 12, 1917 Rockwell, NC, US
Chip Marshall 21 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Aug 28, 1919 Wilmington, DE, US
Pepper Martin 37 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Feb 29, 1904 Temple, OK, US
Gene McIsaac 31 Dec 30, 1909 San Francisco, CA, US
Red Munger 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 4, 1918 Houston, TX, US
Ken Penner 45 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 24, 1896 Booneville, IN, US
Harry Polly 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1916
Skeeter Scalzi 28 R R 5' 6.0" 160 Jun 16, 1913 Lafferty, OH, US
Bill Schmidt 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 13, 1912 Sacramento, CA, US
Bill Shewey 24 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 5, 1916 Joplin, MO, US
Maurice Sturdy 26 R 6' 2.0" 180 1915
George Turbeville 26 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 24, 1914 Turbeville, SC, US
Wally Turpen -- Unknown
Chester Wieczorek 26 R 5' 11.0" 200 Apr 14, 1915 Winona, MN, US
William Williams -- Unknown

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