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1938 Monett Red Birds

1938 > Class D > 1938 Arkansas-Missouri League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Frank Sigafoos and Heinie Mueller
Represented: Monett, MO
Ballpark: Junior Chamber of Commerce Park (Monett, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Chief Bender184918044901.244.31156Stats for 2 teams
2Edwin Burgess#194117345742.260.38266
3Joe Doughty?--23585001.086.1388
4Erv Dusak17672488722118.351.665165
5Roy Fowler201044001232967.308.463185
6Lefty Hawkins*20259622100.229.24023
7William Howe?--3714642812.288.39758Stats for 2 teams
8Mike Hribernik2598329871373.264.374123Stats for 3 teams
9Charles Knoblauch201104471092317.244.347155Stats for 2 teams
10Edward Knoblauch*2063253901732.356.470119
11Russell Leach*1862266872082.327.485129
12Hershel Morris?19662447017311.287.516126Stats for 2 teams
13Heinie Mueller*38356219410.306.40325
14Fred Naumann2060214651126.304.45898
15Merlin Peterson*19218521510.247.32928
16George Podein204214035914.250.41458
17Kenneth Rutledge2015335100.152.1826
18Frank Sigafoos34153911122.282.56422
19Sil Skender*21164215501.357.54823
20Raymond Smith183315447864.305.51379
21James Steger*1974278871445.313.446124
22Dillon Streets19326410300.156.20313
23Cliff VanSickel?--1174391272285.289.410180
24Alex Weldon2222379201.243.37814
24 Players20.3
* - 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
1Eddie Baade1852.7144.631268.0614935441.5448.15.8
2Joe Doughty?--110.0913.3016101.013111337832.11911.77.4
3Gordon Enger*2044.5004.781064.0634734561.8598.97.9
4Stanley Kaminski?--13.2504.94431.050381761.80614.51.7
5Russell Maxfield?--46.4006.2015103.012611771571.77711.05.0
6Frank Nesseth2032.6005.09853.0464030281.3967.84.8
7Kenneth Rutledge2066.5003.461491.0665035661.4516.56.5
8Sil Skender?2114.2005.45538.0373423261.6588.86.2
9Al Sommerer?1816.14310.07942.0777247262.45216.55.6
10James Steger1935.3757.451158.01016648322.29315.75.0
11Dillon Streets1987.5335.5024139.016111785871.78410.45.6
12Alex Weldon2243.5715.161061.0804935201.63911.83.0
12 Players19.5
* - 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


Fred Naumann40245386.9797.08
George Podein31226262.9928.13
Raymond Smith261833311.9528.31


Russell Leach624771921.9598.00
Edwin Burgess41351106.9848.80


Charles Knoblauch9716417227.9263.46Stats for 2 teams
Mike Hribernik9422221335.9264.63Stats for 3 teams
Chief Bender4911612113.9484.84Stats for 2 teams


Roy Fowler9013515136.8883.18


Cliff VanSickel11217829859.8904.25


Edward Knoblauch6313696.9602.30
James Steger558549.9081.62
Hershel Morris486075.9311.40Stats for 2 teams
Erv Dusak377696.9342.30
William Howe355319.8571.54Stats for 2 teams
Lefty Hawkins255045.9152.16
Merlin Peterson215967.9033.10


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Derrill Ammerman--Unknown
Eddie Baade18RR5' 11.0"1651920NE, US
Chief Bender18RR6' 0.0"190Nov 25, 1919
Edwin Burgess19S6' 0.0"1681919
Chuck Dobner--R6' 0.0"177Unknown
Joe Doughty--Unknown
Erv Dusak17RR6' 2.0"185Jul 29, 1920Chicago, IL, US
Gordon Enger20LL6' 1.0"1918
Blaine Ennis--Unknown
Charles Etherton--Unknown
Roy Fowler20R6' 0.0"Mar 8, 1918Columbia, MO, US
Herbert Hackler--Unknown
Robert Halder--Unknown
Gene Haley--Unknown
Lefty Hawkins20L5' 9.0"170May 14, 1918Kearney, NE, US
Ed Herndon--Unknown
Robert Hopper--Unknown
William Howe--Unknown
Mike Hribernik25R5' 11.0"160Sep 5, 1912Livingston, IL, US
Bill Hurst--Unknown
Stanley Kaminski--Unknown
Arne Kihdem--Unknown
Edward Knehans--Unknown
Charles Knoblauch20R6' 0.0"161Sep 25, 1917Bay City, MI, US
Edward Knoblauch20L6' 0.0"180Jan 31, 1918
Russell Leach18L6' 1.0"1761920
Robert Maren18RR6' 0.0"1951920
Russell Maxfield--Unknown
Gene Morris20RR6' 2.0"1821918
Hershel Morris195' 10.0"1751919
Heinie Mueller38LL5' 8.0"158Sep 16, 1899St. Louis, MO, US
Carl Murphy--Unknown
Jerry Murray--Unknown
Fred Naumann20R6' 1.0"1751918
Frank Nesseth20RR6' 2.0"175Nov 29, 1917Badger, MN, US
Merlin Peterson19L5' 10.0"1651919
George Podein20R6' 1.0"1918
Kenneth Rutledge20RR6' 2.0"2001918
Frank Sigafoos34RR5' 9.0"170Mar 21, 1904Easton, PA, US
Sil Skender21L6' 0.0"1911917
Raymond Smith18R6' 1.0"195Feb 14, 1920
Roy Smith--Unknown
Joseph Sokolowski--Unknown
Al Sommerer18Jul 7, 1919
James Steger19LR5' 11.0"1551919
James Stille--Unknown
Dillon Streets19RR5' 11.0"164Nov 11, 1918
Jerome Sullivan--Unknown
Leo Thompson--Unknown
Cliff VanSickel--Unknown
Howard Wamhoff--Unknown
Alex Weldon22RR6' 0.0"184Sep 20, 1915Oklahoma City, OK, US

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