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1930 Atlanta Crackers

1930 > Class A > 1930 Southern Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: John Dobbs
Represented: Atlanta, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1929 / 1931

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Luke Appling2310437412219175.326.508190
2Virgil Barrett?327015141913.272.40461Stats for 2 teams
3Red Barron305218263931.346.44581
4Jim Battle2915407100.175.2008
5Clarence Blethen*36479725710.258.35134
6Roy Carlyle*299031310420105.332.508159
7Nick Dumovich*2833345100.147.1766
8Ray Francis*37326212121.194.32320Stats for 2 teams
9Ray Grimes3668259801885.309.498129
10Chester Howard?--345214211.269.40421Stats for 2 teams
11Jimmy Johnston401123501081552.309.397139
12Binky Jones301374951452673.293.392194Stats for 2 teams
13Joe Kiefer30376718020.269.32822
14Jack Knight*35447824410.308.38530Stats for 2 teams
15Ernie Krueger3937267831956.311.487130Stats for 2 teams
16Bobby LaMotte3213648714830125.304.446217Stats for 2 teams
17Sam Langford*3014558518633127.318.451264
18Bud Messenger32326911000.159.15911
19Red Oldham#36478116201.198.25921
20Fred Polvogt?--93302931368.308.470142
21Sy Rosenthal*2614855219643152.355.498275
22Jack Sheehan#3715658018543111.319.436253
23Mule Shirley*2912548317327103.358.474229Stats for 2 teams
24Milt Stock36195413300.241.29616
25Doug Taitt*275922875752.329.43098Stats for 2 teams
26Frank Walker3588280801151.286.371104Stats for 2 teams
27Ivey Wingo*39246715301.224.31321
28Archie Yelle38308621300.244.27924Stats for 3 teams
28 Players31.8
* - 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
1Clarence Blethen36169.6403.6342228.024812192601.3519.82.4
2Nick Dumovich*2858.3856.1424104.01198071571.69210.34.9
3Ray Francis*37146.7004.4730171.021010085481.50911.12.5Stats for 2 teams
4Bunny Hearn*2653.6252.571463.0512718201.1277.32.9
5Chester Howard?--510.3334.3630126.01378261561.5329.84.0Stats for 2 teams
6Joe Kiefer30810.4444.6735189.021511398521.41310.22.5
7Jack Knight351011.4765.3436192.0269139114541.68212.62.5Stats for 2 teams
8Lee Meadows3535.3755.331054.0763932221.81512.73.7
9Bud Messenger32129.5714.1432187.02089786421.33710.02.0
10Red Oldham*361513.5364.1846239.02521241111061.4989.54.0
10 Players33.4
* - 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 Polvogt892615613.9613.56
Ernie Krueger80226526.9793.48Stats for 2 teams
Virgil Barrett40114174.9703.28Stats for 2 teams
Ivey Wingo2470174.9563.63


Mule Shirley12410405014.9878.79Stats for 2 teams
Ray Grimes67612397.9899.72


Jack Sheehan15628847550.9384.89


Bobby LaMotte8810716617.9413.10Stats for 2 teams
Jimmy Johnston5461789.9392.57
Milt Stock1518195.8812.47


Binky Jones13029436625.9645.08Stats for 2 teams
Luke Appling10122430242.9265.21


Sy Rosenthal143290105.9842.10
Sam Langford1323002015.9552.42
Roy Carlyle8015576.9642.03
Frank Walker80191173.9862.60Stats for 2 teams
Doug Taitt5012285.9632.60Stats for 2 teams
Red Barron346711.9862.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Luke Appling23RR5' 10.0"183Apr 2, 1907High Point, NC, US
Virgil Barrett32Jul 21, 1897Rockmart, GA, US
Red Barron30RR5' 11.0"185Jun 21, 1900Clarkesville, GA, US
Jim Battle29RR6' 1.0"170Mar 26, 1901Bailey, TX, US
Clarence Blethen36LR5' 11.0"165Jul 11, 1893Dover-Foxcroft, ME, US
Roy Carlyle29LR6' 2.0"195Dec 10, 1900Buford, GA, US
Nick Dumovich28LL6' 0.0"170Jan 2, 1902Sacramento, CA, US
Ray Francis37LL6' 1.0"182Mar 8, 1893Sherman, TX, US
Ray Grimes36RR5' 11.0"168Sep 11, 1893Bergholz, OH, US
Bunny Hearn26LL5' 8.0"160Jan 13, 1904Brooklyn, NY, US
Chester Howard--Unknown
Jimmy Johnston40RR5' 10.0"160Dec 10, 1889Cleveland, TN, US
Binky Jones30RR5' 9.0"154Jul 11, 1899St. Louis, MO, US
Joe Kiefer30RR5' 11.0"190Jul 19, 1899West Leyden, NY, US
Jack Knight35LR6' 0.0"175Jan 12, 1895Pittsboro, MS, US
Ernie Krueger39RR5' 10.0"185Dec 27, 1890Chicago, IL, US
Bobby LaMotte32RR5' 11.0"160Feb 15, 1898Savannah, GA, US
Sam Langford30LR6' 0.0"180May 21, 1900Briggs, TX, US
Hal Lee25RR5' 11.0"180Feb 15, 1905Ludlow, MS, US
Lee Meadows35LR6' 0.0"190Jul 12, 1894Oxford, NC, US
Bud Messenger32RR6' 0.0"175Feb 1, 1898Grand Blanc, MI, US
Red Oldham36SL6' 0.0"176Jul 15, 1893Zion, MD, US
Fred Polvogt--Unknown
Sy Rosenthal26LL5' 9.0"165Nov 13, 1903Boston, MA, US
Jack Sheehan37SR5' 8.0"165Apr 15, 1893Chicago, IL, US
Mule Shirley29LL5' 11.0"180May 24, 1901Snow Hill, NC, US
Milt Stock36RR5' 8.0"154Jul 11, 1893Chicago, IL, US
Doug Taitt27LR6' 0.0"176Aug 3, 1902Bay City, MI, US
Frank Walker35RR5' 11.0"165Sep 22, 1894Enoree, SC, US
Ivey Wingo39LR5' 10.0"160Jul 8, 1890Gainesville, GA, US
Archie Yelle38RR5' 10.0"170Jun 11, 1892Saginaw, MI, US

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