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1929 Louisville Colonels

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

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Allan Sothoron
Represented: Louisville, KY
Ballpark: Parkway Field  (Louisville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1928 / 1930

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Boom-Boom Beck24972010.286.5714
2Joe Bird#26202811110.393.50014
3Dud Branom*3115159719835817.332.503300
4Earl Browne*187132000.154.1542
5Ed Corey34361000.167.1671
6Larry Creson?--47347100.206.2358
7Nick Cullop*41630000.000.0000
8Joe DeBerry*32427016300.229.27119
9Art Funk233610827131.250.34337
10Babe Ganzel2815756818331152.322.440250
11Chappie Geygan261384981442789.289.430214Stats for 3 teams
12Ivy Griffin*32973511152245.328.456160Stats for 2 teams
13Billy Herman19249330341.323.47344
14Dick Loftus*2894280781551.279.379106
15Rolla Mapel*3925201000.050.0501
16Larry Merville*24217624220.316.39530
17Mal Moss24529017100.189.20018
18Clarence Nachand21442000.500.5002
19Mickey O'Neil31273911201.282.41016
20Joe Olivares221505661612262.284.355201
21Red Shannon#3295323951530.294.359116
22Ed Sicking321485931842282.310.384228
23Mel Simons*2815063021427137.340.457288
24Elmer Smith*36156594169281025.285.492292
25Bernard Tesmer?--7619249912.255.34466Stats for 2 teams
26Carl Thomas?--4110001.0001.0001
27Ray Thompson251434641291995.278.390181
28Ben Tincup*36507725201.325.39030
29Tony Welzer3034657000.108.1087
30Roy Wilkinson36374713210.277.36217
31Guy Williams?28447814310.179.24419
31 Players28.9
* - 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
1Boom-Boom Beck2413.2505.00818.0281110132.27814.06.5
2Earl Browne*1822.500528.039101.75012.53.2
3Larry Creson?--35.3755.5238106.01278865872.01910.87.4
4Nick Cullop*4100614.01541.3579.62.6
5Joe DeBerry321310.5654.7640208.0265124110431.48111.51.9
6Rolla Mapel*3927.2224.852578.0986142271.60311.33.1
7Mal Moss*24918.3334.8043274.03201701461101.56910.53.6
8Clarence Nachand?210034.0863.50018.013.5
9Earl Ober?--0024.0712.00015.82.2
10Carl Thomas?--00410.01972.60017.16.3
11Ben Tincup36716.3045.4433172.0219133104611.62811.53.2
12Tony Welzer301013.4354.7333211.0246128111501.40310.52.1
13Roy Wilkinson36127.6324.0037144.01779164501.57611.13.1
14Guy Williams?28169.6404.8343218.02321311171261.6429.65.2
14 Players31.1
* - 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


Ray Thompson13346711517.9724.38
Bernard Tesmer672044412.9543.70Stats for 2 teams
Joe Bird16411001.0003.19
Mickey O'Neil102032.9202.30


Dud Branom14714196619.98710.10
Ivy Griffin837854013.9849.94Stats for 2 teams


Ed Sicking14334747127.9685.72
Billy Herman2472857.9576.54


Chappie Geygan828913018.9242.67Stats for 3 teams
Red Shannon707713226.8892.99
Art Funk179424.9273.00


Joe Olivares14933847049.9435.42


Elmer Smith1543141917.9512.16
Mel Simons145414159.9792.96
Babe Ganzel109255165.9822.49
Dick Loftus7016254.9772.39
Larry Merville214732.9622.38


Mal Moss430.00
Guy Williams430.00
Joe DeBerry400.00
Larry Creson380.00
Roy Wilkinson370.00
Ben Tincup330.00
Tony Welzer330.00
Rolla Mapel250.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Boom-Boom Beck24RR6' 2.0"200Oct 16, 1904Decatur, IL, US
Joe Bird26S5' 10.0"165Oct 3, 1902
Dud Branom31LL6' 1.0"190Nov 30, 1897Sulphur Springs, TX, US
Earl Browne18LL6' 0.0"175Mar 5, 1911Louisville, KY, US
Ed Corey34RR6' 0.0"170Jul 13, 1894Chicago, IL, US
Larry Creson--Unknown
Nick Cullop41LL5' 11.0"172Sep 17, 1887Chilhowie, VA, US
Joe DeBerry32LR6' 1.0"175Nov 29, 1896Mount Gilead, NC, US
Art Funk23RR5' 10.0"155Jul 4, 1905Laconia, IN, US
Babe Ganzel28RR5' 10.0"172May 22, 1901Malden, MA, US
Chappie Geygan26RR5' 11.0"170Jun 3, 1903Ironton, OH, US
Ivy Griffin32LR5' 11.0"180Nov 16, 1896Thomasville, AL, US
Billy Herman19RR5' 11.0"180Jul 7, 1909New Albany, IN, US
Dick Loftus28LR6' 0.0"155Mar 7, 1901Concord, MA, US
Rolla Mapel39LL5' 11.0"165Mar 9, 1890Lee's Summit, MO, US
Larry Merville24LL5' 11.0"184Jan 20, 1905TX, US
Mal Moss24RL6' 0.0"175Apr 18, 1905Sullivan, IN, US
Clarence Nachand21R5' 11.0"185Dec 29, 1907KY, US
Mickey O'Neil31RR5' 10.0"185Apr 12, 1898St. Louis, MO, US
Earl Ober--Unknown
Joe Olivares22RR5' 5.0"150Aug 1, 1906La Habana, La Habana, CU
Red Shannon32SR5' 11.0"170Feb 11, 1897Jersey City, NJ, US
Ed Sicking32RR5' 9.0"165Mar 30, 1897St. Bernard, OH, US
Mel Simons28LR5' 10.0"175Jul 1, 1900Carlyle, IL, US
Elmer Smith36LR5' 10.0"165Sep 21, 1892Erie County, OH, US
Bernard Tesmer--Unknown
Carl Thomas--Unknown
Ray Thompson25RR5' 11.0"185May 8, 1904Milwaukee, WI, US
Ben Tincup36LR6' 1.0"180Apr 14, 1893Adair, OK, US
Tony Welzer30RR5' 11.0"160Apr 5, 1899DE
Roy Wilkinson36RR6' 1.0"170May 8, 1893Canandaigua, NY, US
Guy Williams28Nov 24, 1900Quanan, TX, US

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