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1931 Houston Buffaloes

1931 > Class A > 1931 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Joe Schultz
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1930 / 1932

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 George Binder 23 10 22 6 0 0 0 .273 .273 6
2 Charles Breeden? -- 9 15 2 1 0 0 .133 .200 3
3 Tom Carey 24 117 392 94 15 8 2 .240 .334 131
4 Tex Carleton# 24 39 85 25 3 1 0 .294 .353 30
5 Dizzy Dean 21 41 117 25 2 0 0 .214 .231 27
6 Robert Durham 24 11 16 1 0 0 0 .063 .063 1
7 Jesse Fowler 32 30 72 13 0 0 0 .181 .181 13
8 Hal Funk 31 128 401 102 22 2 1 .254 .327 131
9 Elmer Hanson? 36 53 77 15 4 0 0 .195 .247 19
10 Ed Hock* 32 158 658 197 22 3 0 .299 .342 225
11 Byron Lackey? -- 11 11 1 0 0 0 .091 .091 1
12 Joe Medwick 19 161 616 188 47 8 19 .305 .500 308
13 Billy Myers 20 44 127 31 7 2 1 .244 .354 45
14 George Payne 42 51 107 14 3 0 0 .131 .159 17
15 Homer Peel 28 146 533 174 32 3 7 .326 .437 233
16 George Puccinelli 24 13 41 8 0 0 2 .195 .341 14
17 Red Rollings* 27 41 151 39 6 1 0 .258 .311 47
18 Floyd Rose? 24 7 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 Jimmy Sanders* 28 117 349 97 20 9 1 .278 .395 138
20 Carey Selph 29 156 608 196 36 10 3 .322 .429 261
21 Earl Smith# 40 67 257 70 20 3 1 .272 .385 99
22 Joe Sprinz 28 50 133 38 4 0 0 .286 .316 42
23 Guy Sturdy* 31 159 552 163 27 11 3 .295 .400 221
23 Players 28.4
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 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 Charles Breeden? -- 3 2 .600 3.77 9 5 43.0 32 18 18 24 1.302 6.7 5.0
2 Tex Carleton 24 20 7 .741 1.90 36 28 237.0 171 69 50 105 1.165 6.5 4.0
3 Dizzy Dean 21 26 10 .722 1.57 41 32 304.0 210 71 53 90 0.987 6.2 2.7
4 Paul Dean 18 0 1 .000 2 3.0
5 Robert Durham 24 3 1 .750 3.94 11 7 48.0 46 28 21 19 1.354 8.6 3.6
6 Jesse Fowler* 32 15 8 .652 2.40 30 28 206.0 158 74 55 85 1.180 6.9 3.7
7 Elmer Hanson? 36 16 7 .696 1.81 42 18 189.0 150 61 38 53 1.074 7.1 2.5
8 Ray Hart? -- 1 1 .500 4
9 Bob Klinger 23 0 0 1 1.0 2 1 3.000 18.0 9.0
10 George Payne 42 23 13 .639 2.75 51 36 321.0 332 116 98 40 1.159 9.3 1.1
11 Tink Riviere 31 0 1 .000 2
12 Floyd Rose 24 1 0 1.000 4.50 7 1 12.0 9 6 6 9 1.500 6.8 6.8
13 Ray Starr 25 0 0 3 7.0 6 3 1.286 7.7 3.9
13 Players 30.7

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Hal Funk 124 803 91 7 .992 7.21
Joe Sprinz 49 227 31 1 .996 5.27

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Guy Sturdy 159 1352 79 25 .983 9.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carey Selph 156 401 411 39 .954 5.21

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Hock 158 167 288 31 .936 2.88

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Carey 113 203 325 35 .938 4.67
Billy Myers 26 37 49 10 .896 3.31
Red Rollings 26 30 62 7 .929 3.54

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Medwick 161 307 16 6 .982 2.01
Homer Peel 140 271 4 10 .965 1.96
Jimmy Sanders 96 201 3 14 .936 2.13
Earl Smith 63 76 9 2 .977 1.35
George Puccinelli 10 16 0 1 .941 1.60

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Payne 51 0.00
Elmer Hanson 42 0.00
Dizzy Dean 41 0.00
Tex Carleton 36 0.00
Jesse Fowler 30 0.00
Robert Durham 11 0.00
Charles Breeden 9 0.00
Floyd Rose 7 0.00
Ray Hart 4 0.00
Ray Starr 3 0.00
Paul Dean 2 0.00
Tink Riviere 2 0.00
Bob Klinger 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
George Binder 23 R 5' 8.0" 175 Feb 15, 1908
Charles Breeden -- Unknown
Tom Carey 24 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Oct 11, 1906 Hoboken, NJ, US
Tex Carleton 24 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 19, 1906 Comanche, TX, US
Dizzy Dean 21 R R 6' 2.0" 182 Jan 16, 1910 Lucas, AR, US
Paul Dean 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 14, 1912 Lucas, AR, US
George Dickey -- Unknown
Robert Durham 24 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1907
Wesley Fesler -- Unknown
Jesse Fowler 32 R L 5' 10.0" 158 Oct 30, 1898 Spartanburg, SC, US
Hal Funk 31 R 5' 11.0" 190 May 5, 1900 Ellsworth, KS, US
Elmer Hanson 36 Jun 5, 1895 San Bernardino, CA, US
Ray Hart -- Unknown
Bill Hinchman 48 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 4, 1883 Philadelphia, PA, US
Ed Hock 32 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 27, 1899 Franklin Furnace, OH, US
Bob Klinger 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 4, 1908 Allenton, MO, US
Byron Lackey -- Unknown
Joe Medwick 19 R R 5' 10.0" 187 Nov 24, 1911 Carteret, NJ, US
Billy Myers 20 R R 5' 8.0" 168 Aug 14, 1910 Enola, PA, US
Dick Newsome 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 13, 1909 Ahoskie, NC, US
George Payne 42 R R 5' 11.0" 172 May 23, 1889 Mount Vernon, KY, US
Homer Peel 28 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Oct 10, 1902 Fort Sullivan, TX, US
George Puccinelli 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 22, 1907 San Francisco, CA, US
Tink Riviere 31 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Aug 2, 1899 Liberty, TX, US
Red Rollings 27 L R 5' 11.0" 167 Mar 31, 1904 Mobile, AL, US
Floyd Rose 24 R 1907 TX, US
Jimmy Sanders 28 L 5' 9.0" 165 Sep 3, 1902
Carey Selph 29 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Dec 5, 1901 Donaldson, AR, US
Earl Smith 40 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 20, 1891 Oak Hill, OH, US
Joe Sprinz 28 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 3, 1902 St. Louis, MO, US
Ray Starr 25 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Apr 23, 1906 Nowata, OK, US
Guy Sturdy 31 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 7, 1899 Sherman, TX, US

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