Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Minor Leagues > Teams > 1927 Nashville Volunteers


1927 Nashville Volunteers

1927 > Class A > 1927 Southern Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jimmy Hamilton
Represented: Nashville, TN
Ballpark: Sulphur Dell (II) (Nashville , TN)
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 John Bates? -- 35 117 27 1 2 1 .231 .299 35 Stats for 2 teams
2 Polly McLarry* 36 126 437 137 21 4 12 .314 .462 202 Stats for 2 teams
3 Tom Oliver 24 118 464 132 26 5 3 .284 .381 177 Stats for 2 teams
4 Ned Porter 21 11 18 2 0 0 0 .111 .111 2 Stats for 2 teams
4 Players 29.7
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 Ernie Alten* 32 18 9 .667 3.99 36 239.0 275 124 106 61 1.406 10.4 2.3
2 Benny Frey 21 18 9 .667 4.90 36 191.0 241 115 104 58 1.565 11.4 2.7
3 Oscar Fuhr* 33 17 13 .567 3.23 44 256.0 269 112 92 77 1.352 9.5 2.7
4 Norman Glaser 32 10 10 .500 4.35 31 180.0 221 98 87 47 1.489 11.0 2.4
5 William Gould? -- 1 3 .250 5.51 17 49.0 55 32 30 20 1.531 10.1 3.7
6 Fred Johnson 33 17 16 .515 4.31 44 267.0 307 140 128 85 1.468 10.3 2.9
7 George Kirsch? -- 1 7 .125 5.78 26 81.0 81 57 52 54 1.667 9.0 6.0
8 Ned Porter 21 2 3 .400 4.92 11 53.0 58 35 29 40 1.849 9.8 6.8 Stats for 2 teams
8 Players 29.9

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
Leo Mackey 88 292 61 8 .978 4.01
Eddie Phillips 46 146 42 6 .969 4.09
Ray Hayworth 23 51 11 4 .939 2.70

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Polly McLarry 126 1222 62 8 .994 10.19 Stats for 2 teams

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Black 141 404 470 31 .966 6.20
Red Torphy 13 25 39 6 .914 4.92

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Boob Fowler 137 120 317 25 .946 3.19

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Haley 109 231 360 36 .943 5.42
Buck Redfern 32 65 114 11 .942 5.59

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Taitt 119 288 18 12 .962 2.57
Frank Kern 117 233 37 14 .951 2.31
Tom Oliver 116 273 23 10 .967 2.55 Stats for 2 teams
John Brooks 46 117 4 5 .960 2.63
Rinaldo Williams 35 63 3 4 .943 1.89
Red Smith 29 52 3 4 .932 1.90
John Bates 17 37 2 0 1.000 2.29 Stats for 2 teams
G. Davis 10 23 3 2 .929 2.60

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ernie Alten 32 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 1, 1894 Avon, OH, US
John Bates -- Unknown
Bill Black 27 L R 5' 11.0" 168 Aug 12, 1899 Philadelphia, PA, US
John Brooks -- Unknown
G. Davis -- Unknown
Kiddo Davis 25 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Feb 12, 1902 Bridgeport, CT, US
Boob Fowler 26 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 11, 1900 Waco, TX, US
Benny Frey 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Apr 6, 1906 Dexter, MI, US
Oscar Fuhr 33 L L 6' 0.0" 176 Aug 22, 1893 Defiance, MO, US
Norman Glaser 32 R R 5' 11.0" 186 Aug 31, 1894 Cleveland, OH, US
William Gould -- Unknown
Frank Haley -- Unknown
Ray Hayworth 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 29, 1904 High Point, NC, US
Fred Johnson 33 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 10, 1894 Tolar, TX, US
Frank Kern 22 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Jan 25, 1905
George Kirsch -- Unknown
Leo Mackey 32 R 5' 8.0" 165 1895
Polly McLarry 36 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 25, 1891 Leonard, TX, US
Tom Oliver 24 R R 6' 0.0" 168 Jan 15, 1903 Montgomery, AL, US
Eddie Phillips 26 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Feb 17, 1901 Worcester, MA, US
Ned Porter 21 R R 6' 0.0" 173 Jul 6, 1905 Apalachicola, FL, US
Buck Redfern 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 7, 1902 Asheville, NC, US
Red Smith 37 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 6, 1890 Greenville, SC, US
Doug Taitt 24 L R 6' 0.0" 176 Aug 3, 1902 Bay City, MI, US
Red Torphy 35 R R 5' 11.0" 169 Nov 6, 1891 Fall River, MA, US
Rinaldo Williams 33 L R Dec 18, 1893 Santa Cruz, CA, US

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.