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1952 Kansas City Blues

1952 > Class AAA > 1952 American Association
Overall: 89-65
Scored 869 runs, Allowed 723 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-64

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: George Selkirk
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1951 / 1953

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Don Bollweg*3112656746410815127142381109664.325.448.5931.041275370
2Andy Carey20823613244492183164543048.284.356.506.862164961
3Marshall Carlson251850445132102063.295.380.386.76617100
4Ed Cereghino18287969914202100523.203.257.319.57622305
5Bob Cerv27602442193965136124832427.297.369.575.944126610
6Al Cicotte22202724250014012.208.240.333.5738002
7Eddie Erautt27318975101721160526.227.275.320.59524109
8John Gages*23240000.000.0000
9Ruben Gomez24653.600
10Tom Gorman271335303300000213.
11Johnny Gray25310000.000.0000
12Edwin Grenkoski249163.188
13Whitey Herzog*20143127581015142.296.387.444.83212000
14Wally Hood26171814230012016.214.267.429.6956003
15Dave Jolly27402422250001003.
16Lee Jones244342413720010113.
17Jeriel Kurtz*22261.167
18John Mackinson28210000.000.0000
19George Maier19212221140101018.
20Bob Marquis*279741135462871861032135037.246.349.415.764147461
21Art Mazmanian259941435552933303055227.262.356.287.644102707
22Fenton Mole*271567568141149098.250.354.518.87229002
23Ernie Nevel322246401611040516.
24Bob O'Neal*27133629450104074.172.333.241.5757200
25Mickey Owen3694314291276912133922328.237.293.316.60992900
26Roy Partee3487296242266112042805233.252.384.351.73685702
27Vic Power2414058755095182401716109103328.331.370.553.9233041813
28Bill Renna2711045841467122208289053788.295.362.585.947242870
29Jim Russell*20143531090003046.290.371.290.6629000
30Harry Schaeffer*28143129380001015.276.300.276.5768101
31Art Schallock*282638320110010214.
32Kal Segrist2113658547797147254259219853.308.433.535.9682551973
33Bill Skowron2114762656011319138113113444971.341.411.6141.0253446170
34Jerry Snyder226162.125
35Marv Throneberry*18452.400
36Frank Verdi26121713660001142.462.588.4621.0506000
37Kermit Wahl29973963317010021154325538.302.403.417.820138319
37 Players26.01546007523386914992608218382961661718.286.372.472.84524721115360
* - 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
1Jim Blackburn280023.0
2Ed Cereghino18108.5564.162827112184.0165928580851051.3328.
3Al Cicotte2247.3647.2019141075.075676085842112.1339.
4Eddie Erautt27215.8083.003028202210.01898270571046021.1718.
5John Gages230026.0
6Ruben Gomez24101.00011.705010.0161313642.20014.
7Tom Gorman2774.6363.6613117086.093403522433001.3379.
8Johnny Gray2501.0009.00307.07873580011.7149.03.96.410.31.60
9Edwin Grenkoski2435.3755.47881051.056323122262021.5299.
10Wally Hood2624.3335.481730046.049282835132041.8269.
11Dave Jolly2761.8573.514021082.064333261523041.5247.
12Lee Jones2476.5383.6142100122.0119644955582051.4268.
13John Mackinson280023.0
14George Maier*1924.3334.082191064.060392944501041.6258.
15Ernie Nevel3276.5384.66221672114.0140685933372231.51811.
16Jim Russell*2054.5564.7010105169.070393639481021.5809.
17Harry Schaeffer*2864.6002.7414114082.079382539511011.4398.
18Art Schallock*2886.5715.49261352105.0109686452642031.5339.
18 Players24.88965.578154154723
* - 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


Mickey Owen813593253.9874.839
Roy Partee784092665.9865.5811


Don Bollweg12410477813121.9899.07
Vic Power161099213.9837.38
Fenton Mole1513450141.0009.27


Kal Segrist13230737231104.9565.14
Art Mazmanian225254316.9724.82


Vic Power6558125710.9632.82
Andy Carey5354115718.9603.19
Kermit Wahl30323612.9862.27


Art Mazmanian751242291649.9574.71
Kermit Wahl601081761539.9504.73
Andy Carey246067914.9345.29


Bill Skowron1412695112.9611.94
Bill Renna108261681.9712.47
Bob Marquis89214740.9822.48
Bob Cerv5998623.9811.76
Vic Power55102733.9731.98
Marshall Carlson14192001.0001.50


Lee Jones4262821.9440.81
Dave Jolly40416051.0000.50
Eddie Erautt30123512.9791.57
Ed Cereghino2872423.9391.11
Art Schallock2651910.9600.92
Ernie Nevel2291620.9261.14
George Maier2137011.0000.48
Al Cicotte1941021.8750.74
Wally Hood17613011.0001.12
Harry Schaeffer14218011.0001.43
Tom Gorman1362312.9672.23
Jim Russell1026001.0000.80
Edwin Grenkoski80.00
Ruben Gomez50.00
Johnny Gray30.00
Jim Blackburn20.00
John Gages20.00
John Mackinson20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jim Blackburn28RR6' 4.0"175Jun 19, 1924Warsaw, KY, US
Don Bollweg31LL6' 1.0"190Feb 12, 1921Wheaton, IL, US
Andy Carey20RR6' 1.0"190Oct 18, 1931Oakland, CA, US
Marshall Carlson25R6' 0.0"1701927
Ed Cereghino18RR6' 2.0"205Nov 24, 1933San Francisco, CA, US
Bob Cerv27RR6' 0.0"200May 5, 1925Weston, NE, US
Al Cicotte22RR6' 3.0"185Dec 23, 1929Melvindale, MI, US
Eddie Erautt27RR5' 11.0"185Sep 26, 1924Portland, OR, US
John Gages23LR6' 3.0"1951929
Ruben Gomez24RR6' 0.0"170Jul 13, 1927Arroyo, PR
Tom Gorman27RR6' 1.0"190Jan 4, 1925New York, NY, US
Johnny Gray25RR6' 4.0"226Dec 11, 1926West Palm Beach, FL, US
Edwin Grenkoski24RR6' 0.0"1851928
Whitey Herzog20LL5' 11.0"182Nov 9, 1931New Athens, IL, US
Wally Hood26RR6' 1.0"190Sep 24, 1925Los Angeles, CA, US
Dave Jolly27RR6' 0.0"160Oct 14, 1924Stony Point, NC, US
Lee Jones24RR6' 1.0"190Apr 1, 1928Fairfax, OK, US
Jeriel Kurtz22L5' 10.0"1601930
John Mackinson28RR5' 10.0"160Oct 29, 1923Orange, NJ, US
George Maier19RL6' 0.0"185Sep 4, 1932
Bob Marquis27LL6' 1.0"170Dec 23, 1924Oklahoma City, OK, US
Art Mazmanian25RR5' 9.0"229May 1, 1927Detroit, MI, US
Fenton Mole27LL6' 1.0"200Jun 14, 1925San Leandro, CA, US
Ernie Nevel32RR5' 11.0"190Aug 17, 1919Charleston, MO, US
Bob O'Neal27L6' 0.0"2041925Cutler, IL, US
Mickey Owen36RR5' 10.0"190Apr 4, 1916Nixa, MO, US
Roy Partee34RR5' 10.0"180Sep 7, 1917Los Angeles, CA, US
Vic Power24RR6' 0.0"186Nov 1, 1927Arecibo, PR
Bill Renna27RR6' 3.0"218Oct 14, 1924Hanford, CA, US
Jim Russell20LL5' 11.0"175Dec 25, 1931Los Angeles, Ca, US
Harry Schaeffer28LL6' 2.0"175Jun 23, 1924Reading, PA, US
Art Schallock28LL5' 9.0"160Apr 25, 1924Mill Valley, CA, US
Kal Segrist21RR6' 0.0"180Apr 14, 1931Greenville, TX, US
Bill Skowron21RR5' 11.0"195Dec 18, 1930Chicago, IL, US
Jerry Snyder22RR6' 0.0"170Jul 21, 1929Jenks, OK, US
Marv Throneberry18LL6' 1.0"190Sep 2, 1933Collierville, TN, US
Frank Verdi26RR5' 10.0"170Jun 2, 1926Brooklyn, NY, US
Kermit Wahl29RR5' 11.0"170Nov 18, 1922Columbia, SD, US

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