Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1951 Minneapolis Millers


1951 Minneapolis Millers

1951 > Class AAA > 1951 American Association
Overall: 77-75
Scored 846 runs, Allowed 799 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-72

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Tommy Heath
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

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 Dave Barnhill 37 44 56 54 3 11 2 0 2 8 0 1 12 .204 .218 .352 .570 19 1 0 1
2 Roger Bowman 23 16 33 31 2 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 10 .129 .129 .161 .290 5 0 0 2
3 Walter Cox* 25 23 25 20 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 .100 .143 .100 .243 2 0 1 4
4 Ray Dandridge 37 107 460 423 59 137 24 1 8 61 1 29 18 .324 .371 .442 .814 187 20 3 5
5 Guilford Dickens 23 50 196 167 26 45 8 1 6 26 0 27 20 .269 .371 .437 .808 73 3 0 2
6 Jake Early* 36 37 112 92 16 23 5 0 5 23 0 19 7 .250 .378 .467 .846 43 2 0 1
7 Frank Fanovich* 28 26 42 34 4 7 1 0 0 6 0 3 3 .206 .270 .235 .506 8 2 0 5
8 Norman Fox 23 31 45 38 4 3 2 0 0 2 0 4 13 .079 .167 .132 .298 5 0 0 3
9 Harvey Gentry* 25 10 26 22 3 8 1 0 0 3 1 4 2 .364 .462 .409 .871 9 0 0 0
10 Tookie Gilbert* 22 145 566 479 92 131 25 3 29 100 1 86 49 .273 .384 .520 .904 249 8 0 1
11 Gail Henley* 22 39 140 123 19 32 4 2 5 18 1 15 24 .260 .350 .447 .797 55 2 2 0
12 Bobby Hofman 25 67 286 241 40 70 11 2 10 45 3 41 26 .290 .396 .477 .873 115 8 1 3
13 Dixie Howell* 31 58 91 83 14 28 4 0 7 27 0 8 6 .337 .396 .639 1.034 53 1 0 0
14 Ray Katt 24 117 411 354 56 109 27 0 11 57 0 43 44 .308 .388 .477 .865 169 14 3 11
15 Leslie Klesitz* 20 7 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
16 John Kropf 24 116 433 340 67 85 17 1 10 43 2 89 61 .250 .407 .394 .801 134 6 1 3
17 Johnny Lucadello# 32 74 237 173 34 43 11 1 2 25 0 62 25 .249 .447 .358 .805 62 3 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
18 Barney Martin 28 20 9 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 0 0
19 Willie Mays 20 35 164 149 38 71 18 3 8 30 5 14 10 .477 .524 .799 1.323 119 7 1 0
20 Pete Milne* 26 131 542 463 87 139 26 9 9 68 13 75 44 .300 .398 .454 .851 210 13 0 4
21 Michael Natisin* 34 53 135 112 12 26 5 0 5 24 0 21 14 .232 .358 .411 .769 46 1 1 1
22 Hugh Oser 22 32 34 31 6 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .194 .194 .194 .387 6 0 0 3
23 Ike Pearson 34 4 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
24 Bama Rowell* 35 5 5 1 .200
25 Rudy Rufer 24 137 618 557 91 130 18 8 1 45 54 56 85 .233 .306 .300 .606 167 9 2 3
26 Neill Sheridan 29 75 329 304 48 93 17 0 9 50 1 25 51 .306 .359 .451 .809 137 6 0 0
27 Edward Sokol 27 22 71 58 4 12 3 0 0 11 0 10 11 .207 .343 .259 .601 15 4 2 1
28 Hank Thompson* 25 14 62 53 18 18 2 0 7 13 5 8 8 .340 .435 .774 1.209 41 1 1 0
29 Andy Tomasic 33 23 36 32 3 6 0 0 2 4 0 3 9 .188 .257 .375 .632 12 0 0 1
30 Roy Weatherly* 36 32 123 111 13 22 2 1 3 7 1 8 10 .198 .258 .315 .574 35 3 1 3
31 Hoyt Wilhelm 28 40 83 74 6 18 3 0 0 4 0 5 21 .243 .291 .284 .575 21 3 0 4
32 Davey Williams 23 80 337 293 61 84 9 5 12 49 2 42 18 .287 .378 .474 .852 139 11 1 1
33 Artie Wilson* 30 17 72 59 12 23 2 1 2 13 0 13 8 .390 .500 .559 1.059 33 0 0 0
34 Ed Wright 32 8 12 2 .167
35 Adrian Zabala* 34 50 66 64 7 24 5 0 1 12 0 1 12 .375 .385 .500 .885 32 1 0 1
35 Players 26.9 152 5855 5056 846 1413 253 38 154 784 91 713 658 .279 .371 .436 .807 2204 131 20 66
* - 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 Dave Barnhill 37 6 5 .545 4.46 33 7 2 0 105.0 96 56 52 47 59 5 0 1 1.362 8.2 4.0 5.1 1.26
2 Roger Bowman* 23 5 3 .625 3.32 12 11 3 1 76.0 58 42 28 42 82 1 0 3 1.316 6.9 5.0 9.7 1.95
3 Cy Buker 33 0 0 2 3.0
4 Walter Cox 25 3 1 .750 3.08 23 5 1 0 73.0 79 30 25 47 30 3 0 3 1.726 9.7 5.8 3.7 0.64
5 Frank Fanovich* 28 7 12 .368 5.53 26 14 4 1 114.0 114 75 70 76 86 7 1 7 1.667 9.0 6.0 6.8 1.13
6 Norman Fox 23 6 6 .500 5.41 30 18 4 0 123.0 137 87 74 114 61 6 0 1 2.041 10.0 8.3 4.5 0.54
7 Dixie Howell 31 9 9 .500 6.50 29 21 8 1 137.0 155 109 99 69 77 2 0 2 1.635 10.2 4.5 5.1 1.12
8 Leslie Klesitz* 20 0 3 .000 7.88 7 0 8.0 12 9 7 2 2 6 0 0 0 1.750 13.5 2.2 2.2 6.8 3.00
9 Barney Martin 28 4 1 .800 5.77 17 1 39.0 45 27 25 6 28 16 0 0 0 1.872 10.4 1.4 6.5 3.7 0.57
10 Hugh Oser 22 7 3 .700 5.58 25 10 4 1 92.0 109 63 57 56 28 2 1 4 1.793 10.7 5.5 2.7 0.50
11 Ike Pearson 34 0 1 .000 9.00 4 0 5.0 10 8 5 0 2 0 1 0 1 2.400 18.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 0.00
12 Andy Tomasic 33 3 5 .375 4.91 21 12 3 0 88.0 99 59 48 56 49 1 0 0 1.761 10.1 5.7 5.0 0.88
13 Hoyt Wilhelm 28 11 14 .440 3.94 40 29 12 1 210.0 219 107 92 82 148 3 0 7 1.433 9.4 3.5 6.3 1.80
14 Ed Wright 32 2 0 1.000 5.70 8 1 30.0 41 22 19 2 17 4 2 0 0 1.933 12.3 0.6 5.1 1.2 0.24
15 Adrian Zabala* 34 14 12 .538 3.97 49 16 4 0 177.0 198 98 78 60 76 2 0 4 1.458 10.1 3.1 3.9 1.27
15 Players 28.9 77 75 .507 152 152 799
* - 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
Ray Katt 112 532 46 16 9 .973 5.16 20
Jake Early 37 142 11 1 1 .994 4.14 7
Edward Sokol 19 105 7 3 4 .974 5.89 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tookie Gilbert 141 1106 54 9 136 .992 8.23
Michael Natisin 26 168 19 4 21 .979 7.19

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Davey Williams 79 205 285 6 67 .988 6.20
Bobby Hofman 67 213 183 8 60 .980 5.91

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Dandridge 103 85 208 12 24 .961 2.84
Johnny Lucadello 47 34 71 6 8 .946 2.23 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rudy Rufer 137 249 403 41 108 .941 4.76

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pete Milne 122 199 5 12 1 .944 1.67
John Kropf 111 224 12 5 1 .979 2.13
Neill Sheridan 75 107 3 6 1 .948 1.47
Guilford Dickens 49 115 3 6 1 .952 2.41
Willie Mays 35 94 5 1 1 .990 2.83
Gail Henley 34 48 2 0 0 1.000 1.47
Roy Weatherly 28 47 5 2 0 .963 1.86

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adrian Zabala 49 13 36 3 2 .942 1.00
Hoyt Wilhelm 40 9 45 3 5 .947 1.35
Dave Barnhill 33 3 14 2 0 .895 0.52
Norman Fox 30 4 23 4 5 .871 0.90
Dixie Howell 29 12 22 1 0 .971 1.17
Frank Fanovich 26 4 18 1 1 .957 0.85
Hugh Oser 25 4 21 0 0 1.000 1.00
Walter Cox 23 1 15 0 0 1.000 0.70
Andy Tomasic 21 2 8 3 0 .769 0.48
Barney Martin 17 3 6 0 1 1.000 0.53
Roger Bowman 12 4 13 0 0 1.000 1.42
Ed Wright 8 0.00
Leslie Klesitz 7 0.00
Ike Pearson 4 0.00
Cy Buker 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dave Barnhill 37 R R 5' 6.0" 168 Oct 30, 1913 Greenville, NC, US
Roger Bowman 23 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 18, 1927 Amsterdam, NY, US
Cy Buker 33 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Feb 5, 1918 Greenwood, WI, US
Walter Cox 25 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 8, 1925
Ray Dandridge 37 R R 5' 7.0" 170 Aug 31, 1913 Richmond, VA, US
Guilford Dickens 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 5, 1928
Jake Early 36 L R 5' 11.0" 168 May 19, 1915 Kings Mountain, NC, US
Frank Fanovich 28 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 11, 1923 New York, NY, US
Norman Fox 23 R R 6' 3.0" 165 Mar 8, 1928
Harvey Gentry 25 L R 6' 0.0" 170 May 27, 1926 Winston-Salem, NC, US
Tookie Gilbert 22 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 4, 1929 New Orleans, LA, US
Gail Henley 22 L R 5' 9.0" 180 Oct 15, 1928 Wichita, KS, US
Bobby Hofman 25 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 5, 1925 St. Louis, MO, US
Dixie Howell 31 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 7, 1920 Harold, KY, US
Ray Katt 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 9, 1927 New Braunfels, TX, US
Leslie Klesitz 20 L L 6' 1.0" Jul 24, 1930
John Kropf 24 R 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 5, 1926
Johnny Lucadello 32 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 22, 1919 Thurber, TX, US
Barney Martin 28 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 3, 1923 Columbia, SC, US
Willie Mays 20 R R 5' 10.0" 170 May 6, 1931 Westfield, AL, US
Pete Milne 26 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 10, 1925 Mobile, AL, US
Michael Natisin 34 L 5' 10.0" 176 Oct 31, 1916 Alpha, NJ, US
Hugh Oser 22 R R 6' 4.0" 158 Oct 22, 1928
Ike Pearson 34 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 1, 1917 Grenada, MS, US
Bama Rowell 35 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 13, 1916 Citronelle, AL, US
Rudy Rufer 24 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 28, 1926 Ridgewood, NY, US
Neill Sheridan 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 20, 1921 Sacramento, CA, US
Edward Sokol 27 R 6' 0.0" 185 1924
Hank Thompson 25 L R 5' 9.0" 174 Dec 8, 1925 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Andy Tomasic 33 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 10, 1917 Hokendauqua, PA, US
Roy Weatherly 36 L R 5' 6.0" 170 Feb 25, 1915 Warren, TX, US
Hoyt Wilhelm 28 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 26, 1922 Huntersville, NC, US
Davey Williams 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Nov 2, 1927 Dallas, TX, US
Artie Wilson 30 L R 5' 10.0" 162 Oct 28, 1920 Jefferson County, AL, US
Ed Wright 32 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 15, 1919 Dyersburg, TN, US
Adrian Zabala 34 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 26, 1916 San Antonio de los Banos, CU

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.