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1927 Indianapolis Indians

1927 > Class AA > 1927 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bruno Betzel
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: West Washington Street Park (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1926 / 1928

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Bud Connolly 26 132 474 130 28 7 2 .274 .376 178 Stats for 2 teams
2 Elert Enger? 23 38 116 36 2 2 0 .310 .362 42 Stats for 2 teams
3 Ed Sicking 30 118 459 139 25 5 1 .303 .386 177 Stats for 2 teams
4 By Speece 30 41 56 7 1 0 0 .125 .143 8 Stats for 2 teams
5 Bernard Tesmer? -- 30 83 14 3 0 1 .169 .241 20 Stats for 2 teams
6 Jack Wisner 27 35 60 12 0 0 0 .200 .200 12 Stats for 2 teams
6 Players 27.5
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 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 H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1 Elmer Ambrose? 34 0 0 2 2.0 3 0 1.500 13.5 0.0
2 Danny Boone 23 5 10 .333 5.21 29 140.0 178 100 81 58 1.686 11.4 3.7
3 Bill Burwell 32 14 20 .412 5.10 37 254.0 296 170 144 50 1.362 10.5 1.8
4 Paul Gants? -- 0 1 .000 1 3.0 9 6 0 3.000 27.0 0.0
5 Wally Hurt? -- 0 1 .000 1 9.0 11 6 5 1.778 11.0 5.0
6 Lou Koupal 28 13 14 .481 4.58 40 232.0 276 144 118 92 1.586 10.7 3.6
7 Dixie Leverett 33 15 12 .556 3.98 38 278.0 268 162 123 92 1.295 8.7 3.0
8 Herman Meyers? -- 0 2 .000 2 14.0 13 8 5 1.286 8.4 3.2
9 Fred Schemanske 24 5 7 .417 6.59 36 101.0 136 84 74 49 1.832 12.1 4.4
10 Ferdie Schupp* 36 8 17 .320 3.93 31 215.0 208 127 94 99 1.428 8.7 4.1
11 By Speece 30 12 10 .545 4.14 41 174.0 185 96 80 60 1.408 9.6 3.1 Stats for 2 teams
12 Steve Swetonic 23 3 8 .273 4.69 33 140.0 167 92 73 52 1.564 10.7 3.3
13 Jack Wisner 27 9 11 .450 3.48 35 168.0 182 92 65 51 1.387 9.8 2.7 Stats for 2 teams
13 Players 28.6

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Paul Florence 88 285 63 13 .964 3.95
Robert Snyder 75 273 61 9 .974 4.45
Bernard Tesmer 28 90 21 3 .974 3.96 Stats for 2 teams

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Holke 167 1641 90 13 .993 10.37

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bruno Betzel 113 302 358 22 .968 5.84
Ed Sicking 108 318 390 22 .970 6.56 Stats for 2 teams

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Elmer Yoter 114 117 278 29 .932 3.46
Fred Haney 50 52 109 8 .953 3.22

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bud Connolly 84 156 260 24 .945 4.95 Stats for 2 teams
Ralph Miller 62 133 216 20 .946 5.63
Kopf 20 35 46 8 .910 4.05
Rabbit Warstler 18 27 63 7 .928 5.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wid Matthews 159 403 18 13 .970 2.65
Reb Russell 118 200 8 13 .941 1.76
Herman Layne 114 221 7 16 .934 2.00
John Anderson 49 94 6 6 .943 2.04
Elert Enger 34 54 3 1 .983 1.68 Stats for 2 teams
Fred Brickell 27 64 3 2 .971 2.48
Joseph Wyatt 19 34 2 3 .923 1.89

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Elmer Ambrose 34 5' 11.0" 195 Dec 19, 1892 Buffalo, NY, US
John Anderson -- Unknown
Bruno Betzel 32 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Dec 6, 1894 Chattanooga, OH, US
Danny Boone 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 28, 1903 Trotwood, OH, US
Fred Brickell 20 L R 5' 7.0" 160 Nov 9, 1906 Saffordville, KS, US
Bill Burwell 32 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 27, 1895 Jarbalo, KS, US
Ray Carl -- Unknown
Lloyd Christenbury 33 L R 5' 7.0" 165 Oct 19, 1893 Mecklenburg County, NC, US
Bud Connolly 26 R R 5' 8.0" 154 May 25, 1901 San Francisco, CA, US
Elert Enger 23 Oct 7, 1903 Lanesboro, MN, US
Paul Florence 27 S R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 22, 1900 Chicago, IL, US
Paul Gants -- Unknown
Fred Haney 31 R R 5' 6.0" 170 Apr 25, 1896 Albuquerque, NM, US
Walter Holke 34 S L 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 25, 1892 St. Louis, MO, US
James Houston -- Unknown
Wally Hurt -- Unknown
Kopf -- Unknown
Lou Koupal 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 19, 1898 Tabor, SD, US
Herman Layne 26 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 13, 1901 New Haven, WV, US
Dixie Leverett 33 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Mar 29, 1894 Georgetown, TX, US
Wid Matthews 30 L L 5' 8.0" 155 Oct 20, 1896 Raleigh, IL, US
Herman Meyers -- Unknown
Ralph Miller 31 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 29, 1896 Fort Wayne, IN, US
Reb Russell 38 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 12, 1889 Jackson, MS, US
Fred Schemanske 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 28, 1903 Detroit, MI, US
Ferdie Schupp 36 R L 5' 10.0" 150 Jan 16, 1891 Louisville, KY, US
Ed Sicking 30 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Mar 30, 1897 St. Bernard, OH, US
Robert Snyder -- Unknown
By Speece 30 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 6, 1897 West Baden Springs, IN, US
Steve Swetonic 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 13, 1903 Mount Pleasant, PA, US
Bernard Tesmer -- Unknown
Jimmy Walsh 39 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 24, 1887 Rathroe, Tipperary, IE
Rabbit Warstler 23 R R 5' 7.0" 150 Sep 13, 1903 North Canton, OH, US
Wilson -- Unknown
Jack Wisner 27 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 5, 1899 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Joseph Wyatt -- Unknown
Elmer Yoter 27 R R 5' 7.0" 155 Jun 26, 1900 Plainfield, PA, US

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