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1928 Kansas City Blues

1928 > Class AA > 1928 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Dutch Zwilling
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1927 / 1929

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Buster Chatham261133873404299186082424.291.347.379.726129518
2Hooks Cotter*28140523457681362371095045.298.368.444.812203115Stats for 2 teams
3Joe Cronin21742842413459106213128.245.336.361.69787210
4Dixie Davis373146370000.152.15276
5Matt Donohue2919696173100.246.319221
6Lou Fette212441101.0001.7507
7Fred Fitzberger?--220000.000.0000
8Denver Grigsby*27154622534771693186105932.316.393.438.831234821
9Roy Grimes3411439535951119218592839.331.380.476.85617108Stats for 2 teams
10Joe Kuhel*221215455118516732112112140.327.359.444.80422758
12Beauty McGowan*26732772443158111222714.238.316.316.6327715
13Heinie Meine3224508152010.300.400202
14Ralph Michaels2613652245369136157083720.300.360.364.724165527
15Jimmy Moore2512444238153115223364216.302.381.399.780152712
16Johnny Morrison323026030000.115.11532
18George Murray2940668165200.242.379257
19Lynn Nelson*233846791200.196.304141
20Fred Nicholson33152649577721582312694052.274.321.386.707223032
21John Peters3413347643152136317122521.316.359.427.786184416
22Topper Rigney31102368296507495045421.250.366.314.68093018
23Edward Schaack?--13141326000000.462.462.462.923601
24Tom Sheehan34469816284100.286.347344
25Bill Swift20142000.500.5002
26Max Thomas?23621000.500.5001
27Bill Wambsganss34163730637881901880154634.298.348.352.700224344
28Cy Warmoth*35537914113000.139.177146
29Frank Wilson*2752181216413201.354.448818
30Kettle Wirts307118024444011.244.283515
31Jimmy Zinn*337715119416401.272.364556
31 Players29.1
* - 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
1Dixie Davis3786.5715.1731141.015894817455231.64510.
2Lou Fette21101.0007.2025.074432.00012.65.4
4Heinie Meine3274.6363.4915111.010646433437421.2618.
5Johnny Morrison3216.1434.553095.011060483744211.54710.
6George Murray29117.6113.9640200.022497886359831.43510.
7Lynn Nelson2378.4673.8735128.013763556035421.5399.
8Edward Schaack?--22.5001231.039141.71011.34.1
9Tom Sheehan341616.5004.0943240.02791311097366231.46710.
10Bill Swift20101.00019.010541.55610.04.0
11Max Thomas?2302.00058.0982.12510.19.0
12Cy Warmoth*351016.3853.5538218.0222114867682451.3679.
13Jimmy Zinn332313.6393.4845323.03341371258490631.2949.
13 Players31.6
* - 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


John Peters130424952012.9633.9910
Kettle Wirts671824437.9873.378


Hooks Cotter13412327521101.9849.75Stats for 2 teams
Joe Kuhel1201164631193.99110.23
Roy Grimes93816481460.9849.29Stats for 2 teams
Ralph Michaels2317113215.9898.00
Beauty McGowan1073514.9877.80


Bill Wambsganss1623865042694.9725.49


Ralph Michaels111156217719.9823.36
Joe Cronin595899911.9462.66
Topper Rigney1179001.0001.45


Buster Chatham821602212649.9364.65
Topper Rigney791782381247.9725.27
Joe Cronin14294759.9385.43


Denver Grigsby15238615113.9732.64
Fred Nicholson15033319116.9702.35
Jimmy Moore1042161061.9742.17
Beauty McGowan62141541.9732.35
Frank Wilson5178160.9291.55
Matt Donohue1948020.9602.53


Jimmy Zinn45178224.9802.20
Tom Sheehan43105513.9851.51
George Murray4053713.9771.05
Cy Warmoth3874924.9661.47
Lynn Nelson3572330.9090.86
Dixie Davis31320001.0000.74
Johnny Morrison30214001.0000.53
Heinie Meine15532021.0002.47
Edward Schaack1261021.8891.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Buster Chatham26RR5' 5.0"150Dec 25, 1901West, TX, US
Hooks Cotter28LL5' 10.0"160May 22, 1900Holden, MO, US
Joe Cronin21RR5' 11.0"180Oct 12, 1906San Francisco, CA, US
Dixie Davis37RR5' 11.0"155Oct 12, 1890Wilsons Mills, NC, US
Matt Donohue29RRNov 20, 1898DE, US
Lou Fette21RR6' 1.0"200Mar 15, 1907Alma, MO, US
Fred Fitzberger--Unknown
Denver Grigsby27LR5' 9.0"155Mar 25, 1901Jackson, KY, US
Roy Grimes34RR6' 1.0"176Sep 11, 1893Bergholz, OH, US
Joe Kuhel22LL6' 0.0"180Jun 25, 1906Cleveland, OH, US
Beauty McGowan26LR5' 11.0"190Nov 8, 1901Branford, CT, US
Heinie Meine32RR5' 11.0"180May 1, 1896St. Louis, MO, US
Ralph Michaels26RR5' 10.0"178May 3, 1902Etna, PA, US
Jimmy Moore25RR6' 0.0"187Apr 24, 1903Paris, TN, US
Johnny Morrison32RR5' 11.0"188Oct 22, 1895Pellville, KY, US
George Murray29RR6' 2.0"200Sep 23, 1898Charlotte, NC, US
Lynn Nelson23LR5' 10.0"170Feb 24, 1905Sheldon, ND, US
Fred Nicholson33RR5' 10.0"173Sep 1, 1894Honey Grove, TX, US
John Peters34RR6' 0.0"192Jul 14, 1893Kansas City, KS, US
Topper Rigney31RR5' 9.0"150Jan 7, 1897Groveton, TX, US
Edward Schaack--Unknown
Tom Sheehan34RR6' 2.0"190Mar 31, 1894Grand Ridge, IL, US
Bill Swift20RR6' 1.0"192Jun 19, 1908Elmira, NY, US
Max Thomas23Oct 23, 1904Kaysville, UT, US
Bill Wambsganss34RR5' 11.0"175Mar 19, 1894Cleveland, OH, US
Cy Warmoth35LL5' 11.0"158Feb 2, 1893Bone Gap, IL, US
Frank Wilson27LR6' 0.0"185Apr 20, 1901Malden, MA, US
Kettle Wirts30RR5' 11.0"170Oct 30, 1897Cosumnes, CA, US
Jimmy Zinn33LR6' 0.0"195Jan 21, 1895Benton, AR, US

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