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1950 Denver Bears

1950 > Class A > 1950 Western League
Overall: 75-79
Scored 956 runs, Allowed 970 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-78

Affiliation: Boston Braves-NL
Manager: Earl Browne
Represented: Denver, CO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1949 / 1951

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 Joe Casey 24 12 11 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 William DeCarlo 33 62 131 31 5 2 1 .237 .328 43
3 Joseph DellaMonica 22 108 421 106 10 2 5 .252 .321 135
4 Jack Dittmer* 22 72 255 95 18 5 2 .373 .506 129
5 Gene Edwards 26 24 78 16 1 2 2 .205 .346 27
6 John Hanley 25 14 42 11 1 0 0 .262 .286 12
7 Lawrence Hartley* 22 10 16 2 0 0 0 .125 .125 2
8 John Hoffman* 26 31 45 8 0 0 0 .178 .178 8
9 Daniel Holden* 25 151 572 176 40 11 5 .308 .442 253
10 Virgil Jester 22 59 48 8 1 0 2 .167 .313 15
11 James Keller 27 21 58 13 4 0 2 .224 .397 23
12 Steve Kuczek 25 89 236 71 12 5 2 .301 .419 99
13 Pierce McWhorter 21 108 376 60 101 22 2 9 66 2 .269 .410 154
14 Lucius Morgan* 25 112 452 140 23 10 3 .310 .425 192
15 John Mulcahy 23 40 156 38 7 1 1 .244 .321 50
16 Frank Nubin 26 40 51 9 1 0 1 .176 .255 13
17 Norwood Ozark 23 11 40 11 2 1 0 .275 .375 15
18 Buddy Peterson 25 27 101 33 7 0 4 .327 .515 52
19 Chris Sidaris 22 83 260 71 14 1 1 .273 .346 90 Stats for 2 teams
20 Frank Stewart 20 33 67 14 1 1 0 .209 .254 17
21 Donald Straub 22 20 36 7 0 1 0 .194 .250 9
22 Chuck Tanner* 21 154 619 195 34 9 7 .315 .433 268
23 Jack Taylor 22 28 57 7 1 0 0 .123 .140 8
24 Pete Tedeschi 26 28 81 13 3 0 0 .160 .198 16
25 Glenn Thompson 21 24 58 14 4 0 0 .241 .310 18
26 Pete Whisenant 20 118 481 150 34 10 24 .312 .574 276
27 Merlin Williams 28 53 55 10 2 0 0 .182 .218 12
28 William Williams 24 15 18 1 0 0 0 .056 .056 1
29 Dallas Womack* 22 154 545 173 32 6 17 .317 .492 268
29 Players 23.1 154 6140 5317 956 1516 276 71 87 822 61 760 703 .285 .375 .413 .787 2195 63
* - 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 Joe Casey 24 12
2 John Hoffman 26 9 10 .474 6.42 31 136.0 165 128 97 10 94 1.904 10.9 0.7 6.2
3 Virgil Jester 22 10 8 .556 3.70 59 163.0 152 80 67 13 63 1.319 8.4 0.7 3.5
4 Frank Stewart 20 11 7 .611 4.19 33 187.0 194 107 87 12 102 1.583 9.3 0.6 4.9
5 Donald Straub* 22 7 5 .583 5.16 20 103.0 123 68 59 8 64 1.816 10.7 0.7 5.6
6 Jack Taylor 22 12 9 .571 4.21 28 154.0 169 102 72 9 75 1.584 9.9 0.5 4.4
7 Glenn Thompson 21 6 11 .353 4.89 23 138.0 104 90 75 10 131 1.703 6.8 0.7 8.5
8 Merlin Williams 28 12 12 .500 4.05 53 189.0 188 122 85 11 109 1.571 9.0 0.5 5.2
9 William Williams 24 2 2 .500 5.80 14 45.0 57 40 29 0 31 1.956 11.4 0.0 6.2
9 Players 23.5 75 79 .487 154 154 970
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Virgil Jester 59 0.00
Merlin Williams 53 0.00
Frank Stewart 33 0.00
John Hoffman 31 0.00
Jack Taylor 28 0.00
Glenn Thompson 23 0.00
Donald Straub 20 0.00
William Williams 14 0.00
Joe Casey 12 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Pablo Bernard 22 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Mar 19, 1928 Panama R., PA
Joe Casey 24 R R 6' 0.0" 192 1926
William DeCarlo 33 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 12, 1916 North Hollywood, CA, US
Joseph DellaMonica 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 28, 1927 Brooklyn, NY, US
Jack Dittmer 22 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 10, 1928 Elkader, IA, US
Gene Edwards 26 R R 6' 1.0" 172 Apr 24, 1924 Delafield, WI, US
John Hanley 25 R 6' 1.0" 175 1925
Lawrence Hartley 22 L R 6' 2.0" 215 Nov 10, 1927 St. Augustine, FL, US
John Hoffman 26 L R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 30, 1923 Buffalo, NY, US
Daniel Holden 25 L L 5' 11.0" 165 May 26, 1925 Vancouver, BC, CA
Virgil Jester 22 R R 5' 11.0" 188 Jul 23, 1927 Denver, CO, US
James Keller 27 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Jun 2, 1923 Little Rock, AR, US
Steve Kuczek 25 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Dec 28, 1924 Amsterdam, NY, US
Gerald Levinson 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 10, 1928 New Rochelle, NY, US
Pierce McWhorter 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 7, 1928 Atlanta, GA, US
Lucius Morgan 25 L R 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 13, 1925 Dearing, GA, US
John Mulcahy 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 4, 1926 Peabody, MA, US
Frank Nubin 26 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 4, 1924 Los Angeles, CA, US
Norwood Ozark 23 R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 12, 1927
Buddy Peterson 25 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Apr 23, 1925 Portland, OR, US
Chris Sidaris 22 R 5' 9.0" 185 1928
Frank Stewart 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 10, 1929 Minneapolis, MN, US
Donald Straub 22 R L 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 18, 1928 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Chuck Tanner 21 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 4, 1928 New Castle, PA, US
Jack Taylor 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 7, 1927 Landis, NC, US
Pete Tedeschi 26 R 5' 10.0" 164 Oct 4, 1923 San Francisco, CA, US
Glenn Thompson 21 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Dec 7, 1928 Minneapolis, MN, US
Pete Whisenant 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 14, 1929 Asheville, NC, US
Merlin Williams 28 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Mar 21, 1922 New Hampshire, OH, US
William Williams 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1926
Dallas Womack 22 L L 6' 3.0" 204 Nov 23, 1927 Guy, AR, US

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