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1944 Kansas City Blues

1944 > Class AA > 1944 American Association
Overall: 41-110
Scored 573 runs, Allowed 923 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 45-106

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Jack Saltzgaver
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1943 / 1945

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Charlie Bates36132926161103036.231.310.346.6569100Stats for 2 teams
2Charles Biggs329841938748132215059112426.341.381.421.8021631617Stats for 2 teams
3Joseph Bodner26281029392241072611.237.290.301.59128212
4Charles Carter?--250000.000.0000
5Elden Clark?26320000.000.0000
6Gene Corbett*30103413364399822434244239.269.350.376.726137734
7Jerry Crosby#254110000000.000.0000
8William Davis2831665751200040421.211.262.211.47312105
9Vincent DiBiasi2331746761210061414.179.225.194.41913503
10Ken Gables25940000.000.0000
11Charlie Glunt241526436107918730435552334.307.335.384.719234837
12James Goff*321587000000013.000.125.000.1250000
13Roger Grunwald18330000.000.0000
14Dick Hearn263934313100000211.032.091.032.1231201Stats for 2 teams
15Don Hendrickson3035585041120020411.220.278.260.53813104Stats for 2 teams
16Goldie Holt428026823926596112232822.247.326.293.61970401
17Carl Hower25132927292007022.333.379.407.78711000
18Don Johnson171852461700020213.152.188.152.3407004
19Tom Jordan246622621927781534430610.356.373.507.880111601Stats for 2 teams
20Bill Kats297331027147858201053632.314.396.358.75497612
21Jesse Landrum31148604562781752210108253633.311.357.440.7972471942
22Norman McCormick?--510000.000.0000Stats for 2 teams
23Eugene McCready18110000000.000.0000
24Chris McKenna*242149451930180313.200.250.333.58315201
25Marvin McNulty*272875655131005088.200.288.215.50314202
26Richard Morgan17419587101611050626.184.237.218.45519302
27Roy Musser235020118424484111911330.261.320.310.63057331
28Robert Musulas20131100000.333.3331
29Edward Patrow2829101871021110201419.241.347.276.62224400
30Fred Pepper2542827881950060321.244.272.308.57924001
31Jack Phillips258112.182
32Stan Platek*261375214554611615436355844.255.340.325.6661481017
33Mike Portner254921519427516211971730.263.329.330.65964222
34Jim Propst*16130000.000.0000
35Jack Rager*28531.333
36Eugene Roberts2139129118615200921031.127.195.144.33917001
37Jack Saltzgaver*4185266210427312412215313.348.481.457.93896412
38Edward Scheiwe243076706173208059.243.293.343.63624201Stats for 2 teams
39Charles Shanklin221830280000010114.000.034.000.0340001
40Walter Sierotko2025625941100040315.186.226.186.41211200
41Elmer Singleton26326053121110020414.208.263.226.49012003
42Hugh Taylor2251166149933310911622.221.297.255.55238601
43Ray Uniak*20520000.000.0000
44Tom Upton174315414921800030333.121.138.121.25918102
45William Wiley181413130100010012.077.077.077.1541000
46Albert Wittmer19110000.000.0000
47Roy Zimmerman*274719017419511420223125.293.353.397.74969140
48Alexander Zych17220000000.000.0000
48 Players27.5153558250565731346194462852451442660.266.328.339.66717161102361
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
RkAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Maurice Belshe?--002001.0511016.00045.099.00.00.00
2Charles Carter?--11.5007.2020010.012881120002.30010.89.91.80.18
3Elden Clark26003005.08312.20014.45.41.80.33
4William Davis28617.2615.5531255121175.021713210884530121.72011.24.32.70.63
5Vincent DiBiasi23718.2804.5929254151194.020112299107980021.5889.35.04.50.92
6Ken Gables2503.00010.4290019.031292215110002.42114.77.15.20.73
7James Goff*3202.0005.73140033.047222110130011.72712.82.73.51.30
8Dick Hearn2667.4627.3439101950103.0123948475475081.92210.76.64.10.63Stats for 2 teams
9Don Hendrickson30127.6322.5735111562161.0160634640773051.2428.92.24.31.93Stats for 2 teams
10Goldie Holt?42001005.012112.60021.61.81.81.00
11Don Johnson17311.2144.401818090131.0147816453676281.52710.13.64.61.26
12Donald King*32001001.06218.00054.018.09.00.50
13Norman McCormick?--005008.051021.8755.611.22.20.20Stats for 2 teams
14Fred Pepper25518.2175.8336267112176.02151401141004710081.79011.05.12.40.47
15Jack Phillips2515.16711.577501028.044473630105042.64314.19.63.20.33
16Jim Propst*16101.0001.29110107.0411340001.0005.13.95.11.33
17Jack Rager*2801.0008.3150013.0231612650002.23115.94.23.50.83
18Charles Shanklin22210.1675.72181167096.0130766152193121.89612.24.91.80.37
19Elmer Singleton26711.3894.3826215120150.0163877371632181.5609.84.33.80.89
20Ray Uniak?2002.0004.8550013.013771070101.7699.06.94.80.70
21William Wiley*1802.0008.5414291039.050423743200122.38511.59.94.60.47
22Albert Wittmer19001004.03321.5006.86.84.50.67
22 Players25.041110.272153153923

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Tom Jordan571783583.9643.7413Stats for 2 teams
Hugh Taylor431662756.9754.497
Richard Morgan2881751.9463.144
Marvin McNulty1963611.9863.634
Walter Sierotko16612132.9655.132
Charlie Bates1031622.9493.700Stats for 2 teams

1B

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Gene Corbett10388578965.9919.35
Roy Zimmerman46417481131.97710.11

2B

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charlie Glunt912122543139.9385.12
Jack Saltzgaver47102127320.9874.87
Charles Biggs337079610.9614.52Stats for 2 teams

3B

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charlie Glunt6349132149.9282.87
Charles Biggs38318387.9343.00Stats for 2 teams
Eugene Roberts353438143.8372.06
Edward Patrow27165254.9322.52
Jack Saltzgaver20232142.9172.20
Goldie Holt10121031.8802.20

SS

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mike Portner46961341620.9355.00
Tom Upton4366871015.9393.56
Charles Biggs386579615.9603.79Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Bodner2837751012.9184.00
Edward Scheiwe1492495.7862.36Stats for 2 teams

OF

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jesse Landrum14426016113.9621.92
Stan Platek12921911112.9541.78
Bill Kats69182580.9592.71
Goldie Holt55112870.9452.18
Roy Musser5096562.9442.02
Chris McKenna1114110.9381.36

P

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Dick Hearn3972210.9670.74Stats for 2 teams
Fred Pepper36104043.9261.39
Don Hendrickson3563414.9761.14Stats for 2 teams
William Davis31112611.9741.19
Vincent DiBiasi29165233.9582.34
Elmer Singleton26163120.9591.81
Don Johnson1842612.9681.67
Charles Shanklin1831910.9571.22
James Goff141821.8180.64
William Wiley140430.5710.29
Ken Gables90.00
Jack Phillips70.00
Norman McCormick50.00Stats for 2 teams
Jack Rager50.00
Ray Uniak50.00
Elden Clark30.00
Maurice Belshe20.00
Charles Carter20.00
Goldie Holt10.00
Donald King10.00
Jim Propst10.00
Albert Wittmer10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
AgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Charlie Bates36RR5' 10.0"165Sep 17, 1907Philadelphia, PA, US
Maurice Belshe--Unknown
Charles Biggs32RR5' 11.0"165Apr 14, 1912Greenbrier, AR, US
Joseph Bodner26R5' 7.0"1701918
Charles Carter--Unknown
Elden Clark26R1918
Gene Corbett30LR6' 1.0"190Oct 25, 1913Winona, MN, US
Jerry Crosby25S5' 11.0"1751919
William Davis28RR5' 10.0"1601916
Vincent DiBiasi23RR6' 2.0"192Sep 24, 1920Berkeley, CA, US
Ken Gables25RR5' 11.0"210Jan 31, 1919Walnut Grove, MO, US
Charlie Glunt24RR5' 9.0"160Jul 4, 1919Toledo, OH, US
James Goff32LL6' 2.0"1801912
Roger Grunwald18RR5' 10.0"1721926
Dick Hearn26RR6' 2.0"1851918St. Augustine, FL, US
Don Hendrickson30RR6' 2.0"204Jul 14, 1913Kewanna, IN, US
Goldie Holt42R5' 7.0"165Mar 22, 1902Enloe, TX, US
Carl Hower25R5' 11.0"1851919
Don Johnson17RR6' 3.0"200Nov 12, 1926Portland, OR, US
Tom Jordan24RR6' 1.0"195Sep 5, 1919Lawton, OK, US
Bill Kats29RR6' 0.0"180Feb 18, 1915Pocatello, ID, US
Donald King32RL5' 8.0"1501912Page County, IA, US
Jesse Landrum31RR5' 11.0"175Jul 31, 1912Crockett, TX, US
Norman McCormick--Unknown
Eugene McCready18R5' 9.0"1601926
Chris McKenna24L5' 11.0"190May 19, 1920
Marvin McNulty27L5' 11.0"1751917
Richard Morgan17R6' 2.0"1951927
Roy Musser23R5' 10.0"1751921
Robert Musulas20R5' 9.0"1701924
Edward Patrow28R5' 9.0"1601916
Fred Pepper25RR6' 1.0"1801919
Jack Phillips25RR6' 1.0"185May 24, 1919St. Louis, MO, US
Stan Platek26L5' 10.0"1701918
Mike Portner25R5' 8.0"165Sep 6, 1918
Jim Propst16LL5' 10.0"155Aug 28, 1927Kansas City, KS, US
Jack Rager28LL6' 1.0"195Nov 16, 1915Lewistown, PA, US
Eugene Roberts21RR6' 0.0"1851923
Jack Saltzgaver41LR5' 11.0"165Jan 23, 1903Croton, IA, US
Edward Scheiwe24R5' 11.0"1751920
Charles Shanklin22RR5' 10.0"165Sep 3, 1921Indianapolis, IN, US
Walter Sierotko20RR6' 0.0"185Dec 20, 1923South River, NJ, US
Elmer Singleton26RR6' 2.0"174Jun 26, 1918Ogden, UT, US
Hugh Taylor22R5' 11.0"1701922
Ray Uniak20L6' 0.0"175Jan 28, 1924Kansas City, KS, US
Tom Upton17RR6' 0.0"160Dec 29, 1926Esther, MO, US
William Wiley18RL5' 10.0"1791926
Albert Wittmer19RR6' 5.0"2101925
Roy Zimmerman27LL6' 2.0"187Sep 13, 1916Pine Grove, PA, US
Alexander Zych17RR5' 10.0"1801927

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