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1938 Springfield Indians

1938 > Class C > 1938 Middle Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Earl Wolgamot
Represented: Springfield, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

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 Raymond Bessom 18 19 42 13 4 0 0 .310 .405 17
2 Russell Bevell* 20 101 427 137 26 6 2 .321 .424 181
3 George Binks* 23 16 62 13 2 1 4 .210 .468 29
4 Stanley Gehrke* 21 87 222 74 17 1 1 .333 .432 96
5 Stan Goletz* 20 35 80 23 4 0 1 .288 .375 30
6 Jim Hegan 17 62 185 54 10 3 5 .292 .459 85
7 Dixie Howell* 18 10 11 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
8 Winlow Johnson 23 16 23 5 0 0 0 .217 .217 5
9 Delbert Jones 20 131 495 150 29 5 8 .303 .430 213
10 Joseph Knight 20 10 29 4 1 1 0 .138 .241 7
11 Bob Lemon* 17 7 18 4 1 0 0 .222 .278 5
12 Phil Masi 22 127 484 149 31 6 16 .308 .496 240
13 Norman Merrill* 22 84 210 66 7 2 5 .314 .438 92
14 Jake Novak 23 11 36 8 1 0 3 .222 .500 18 Stats for 2 teams
15 Edward Pizzaro? -- 22 83 17 2 0 0 .205 .229 19 Stats for 2 teams
16 Bill Rucker 23 12 18 5 0 0 1 .278 .444 8
17 Arthur Shively 22 111 435 136 25 3 13 .313 .474 206
18 Elmer Sidlo* 21 46 156 33 1 0 5 .212 .314 49
19 Harry Stoeber 20 129 548 199 36 3 17 .363 .533 292
20 John Vahilla 20 30 50 10 1 0 0 .200 .220 11
21 Louis Voirol 20 37 61 10 5 0 0 .164 .246 15
22 Walter Walsh* 22 70 275 84 11 7 11 .305 .516 142
23 Max Wilson* 22 18 37 6 2 0 1 .162 .297 11
24 Chuck Workman* 23 131 533 194 38 10 18 .364 .574 306
24 Players 21.0
* - 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 Raymond Bessom 18 4 3 .571 7.00 13 72.0 104 71 56 44 2.056 13.0 5.5
2 Stanley Gehrke* 21 9 7 .563 5.03 26 143.0 177 95 80 51 1.594 11.1 3.2
3 Stan Goletz* 20 12 5 .706 4.65 25 151.0 140 88 78 102 1.603 8.3 6.1
4 Dixie Howell 18 2 4 .333 3.00 9 30.0 33 17 10 14 1.567 9.9 4.2
5 Winlow Johnson 23 6 1 .857 5.73 15 66.0 78 58 42 35 1.712 10.6 4.8
6 Norman Merrill 22 14 7 .667 4.44 29 158.0 176 104 78 61 1.500 10.0 3.5
7 John Vahilla 20 7 8 .467 6.10 30 121.0 130 97 82 94 1.851 9.7 7.0
8 Louis Voirol 20 6 14 .300 4.78 36 177.0 207 115 94 66 1.542 10.5 3.4
9 Max Wilson* 22 8 4 .667 3.67 18 108.0 116 50 44 36 1.407 9.7 3.0
9 Players 20.6
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Phil Masi 107 605 91 18 .975 6.50
Jim Hegan 49 239 31 5 .982 5.51

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Walsh 70 562 33 9 .985 8.50
Elmer Sidlo 46 391 12 3 .993 8.76

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Stoeber 110 249 291 20 .964 4.91

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arthur Shively 83 93 152 20 .925 2.95

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Russell Bevell 98 168 264 43 .909 4.41

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Delbert Jones 131 218 11 10 .958 1.75
Chuck Workman 108 221 17 5 .979 2.20
Stanley Gehrke 51 81 4 3 .966 1.67
Norman Merrill 39 29 9 1 .974 0.97

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Edward Bencina 20 L 6' 1.0" Aug 26, 1917 Cleveland, OH, US
Raymond Bessom 18 R R 5' 8.0" 174 1920
Russell Bevell 20 L 5' 10.0" 150 Sep 21, 1917
George Binks 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 11, 1914 Chicago, IL, US
Boyle -- Unknown
Paul Dwyer 20 R 5' 10.0" 158 Apr 28, 1918 Gloucester, MA, US
Leonard Frase 21 L L 6' 0.0" 190 1917
Stanley Gehrke 21 L L 5' 10.0" 170 1917
Stan Goletz 20 L L 6' 3.0" 200 May 21, 1918 Crescent, OH, US
Jim Hegan 17 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 3, 1920 Lynn, MA, US
Gerald Henion -- Unknown
Dixie Howell 18 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 7, 1920 Harold, KY, US
Winlow Johnson 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1915
Delbert Jones 20 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1918 Placentia, CA, US
Joseph Knight 20 R 5' 10.0" 193 1918
Walter Lake 19 1919 Richmond, IN, US
Bob Lemon 17 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 22, 1920 San Bernardino, CA, US
Walter Lewinski 21 R R 6' 4.0" 190 May 8, 1917
Marrow -- Unknown
Phil Masi 22 R R 5' 10.0" 177 Jan 6, 1916 Chicago, IL, US
Norman Merrill 22 L R 5' 10.0" 1916
James Myers -- Unknown
Mike Naymick 20 R R 6' 8.0" 225 Aug 26, 1917 Berlin, PA, US
Jake Novak 23 R 6' 3.0" 198 1915
Edward Pizzaro -- Unknown
Edward Roberts -- Unknown
Bill Rucker 23 R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 29, 1915 Belle Plaine, IA, US
Arthur Shively 22 R 6' 1.0" 173 1916
Richard Shoff 23 R 5' 10.0" 170 1915
Elmer Sidlo 21 L 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 10, 1917
Andy Skurski 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 30, 1915 Rockford, IL, US
Ted Stirwalt -- Unknown
Harry Stoeber 20 R 6' 1.0" 180 1918
John Sweetko 19 L 6' 0.0" 175 1919
John Vahilla 20 R R 6' 2.0" 165 1918
Louis Voirol 20 R R 6' 2.0" Apr 20, 1918
Walter Walsh 22 L 6' 1.0" 185 1916
Max Wilson 22 L L 5' 7.0" 160 Jun 3, 1916 Haw River, NC, US
Earl Wolgamot 45 R 5' 8.0" 160 Dec 21, 1892
Chuck Workman 23 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 6, 1915 Leeton, MO, US

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