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1931 Columbus Red Birds

1931 > Class AA > 1931 American Association
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Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Nemo Leibold
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1930 / 1932

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 Ken Ash 29 43 75 20 4 0 0 .267 .320 24
2 Al Baker 25 15 13 3 0 0 0 .231 .231 3
3 Frederick Bedore 27 134 478 142 30 8 2 .297 .406 194 Stats for 2 teams
4 George Binder 23 63 227 53 10 3 0 .233 .304 69
5 Harold Bohl 24 16 47 13 1 2 0 .277 .383 18
6 John Brown? -- 5 6 1 0 0 0 .167 .167 1
7 Burton Bruckman? -- 12 35 6 2 0 0 .171 .229 8
8 Scotty Burns? -- 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Archie Campbell 27 41 67 11 1 0 0 .164 .179 12 Stats for 2 teams
10 Ed Chapman# 25 31 47 6 2 0 0 .128 .170 8
11 Pat Crawford* 29 157 633 237 41 13 28 .374 .613 388
12 Mike Cvengros* 30 48 86 22 3 1 1 .256 .349 30 Stats for 2 teams
13 Paul Dean 18 12 9 2 1 0 0 .222 .333 3
14 Bill DeLancey* 19 11 32 8 0 0 1 .250 .344 11
15 Eddie Delker 25 47 187 56 18 4 4 .299 .503 94
16 Gene Desautels 24 96 275 75 16 1 0 .273 .338 93
17 Al Eckert* 25 20 27 5 1 0 0 .185 .222 6
18 Al Grabowski* 29 31 60 12 1 0 1 .200 .267 16
19 Marv Gudat* 27 102 213 73 10 1 4 .343 .455 97
20 Gordie Hinkle 26 100 271 60 13 2 3 .221 .317 86
21 Joel Hunt 25 77 281 78 6 9 4 .278 .406 114
22 Kaines? -- 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
23 Harold King* 24 50 157 50 7 0 13 .318 .611 96
24 Blaine Kunes 26 3 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1
25 Bevo LeBourveau* 34 114 440 165 33 6 12 .375 .559 246 Stats for 2 teams
26 Bill Lee 21 2 6 1 1 0 0 .167 .333 2
27 Nemo Leibold* 39 1 3 1 1 0 0 .333 .667 2
28 Carlisle Littlejohn 29 14 11 3 0 0 0 .273 .273 3
29 Russ Miller 31 31 30 7 0 0 0 .233 .233 7 Stats for 2 teams
30 Al Moore 28 50 173 48 10 6 1 .277 .422 73
31 Bill Narleski 31 164 660 195 38 6 12 .295 .426 281 Stats for 2 teams
32 Roy Parmelee 24 36 67 25 4 0 0 .373 .433 29
33 Pid Purdy* 27 111 371 122 27 3 5 .329 .458 170
34 Lew Riggs* 21 138 510 149 18 10 18 .292 .473 241
35 Red Rollings* 27 58 178 55 10 3 3 .309 .449 80
36 Floyd Rose? 24 16 11 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
37 Earl Smith# 40 56 200 63 14 2 8 .315 .525 105
38 Evar Swanson 28 146 528 175 38 14 8 .331 .502 265
39 Tucker? -- 3 5 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 1
40 Del Wetherell# 25 37 51 14 2 1 0 .275 .353 18 Stats for 2 teams
41 Burgess Whitehead 21 135 515 169 19 7 1 .328 .398 205
42 Elmer Yoter 31 89 342 103 16 3 2 .301 .383 131 Stats for 2 teams
42 Players 27.2
* - 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 Ken Ash 29 16 10 .615 5.28 37 201.0 255 154 118 60 1.567 11.4 2.7
2 Al Baker 25 3 5 .375 15 43.0 43 18 1.419 9.0 3.8
3 Bill Beckmann 23 2 1 .667 6 24.0 41 23 10 2.125 15.4 3.8
4 John Brown? -- 0 1 .000 5 17.0 17 13 1.765 9.0 6.9
5 Scotty Burns? -- 0 0 1 4.0 8 1 2.250 18.0 2.2
6 Archie Campbell 27 13 15 .464 4.89 41 195.0 221 132 106 110 1.697 10.2 5.1 Stats for 2 teams
7 Ed Chapman 25 8 9 .471 4.53 30 129.0 108 80 65 103 1.636 7.5 7.2
8 Mike Cvengros* 30 10 10 .500 5.23 37 191.0 222 133 111 72 1.539 10.5 3.4 Stats for 2 teams
9 Paul Dean 18 0 2 .000 12 36.0 39 24 1.750 9.8 6.0
10 Al Eckert* 25 4 3 .571 5.16 20 75.0 101 48 43 28 1.720 12.1 3.4
11 Al Grabowski* 29 10 6 .625 4.66 28 141.0 167 87 73 40 1.468 10.7 2.6
12 Marv Gudat* 27 4 4 .500 4.31 30 142.0 187 93 68 24 1.486 11.9 1.5
13 Clarence Heise* 23 2 0 1.000 4 26.0 26 7 1.269 9.0 2.4
14 Percy Jones* 31 2 0 1.000 3 18.0 18 9 1.500 9.0 4.5
15 William Kermode 22 0 1 .000 3 12.0 29 5 2.833 21.8 3.8
16 Ted Kleinhans* 32 0 1 .000 3 8.0 11 8 2.375 12.4 9.0
17 Blaine Kunes 26 0 0 3 17.0 13 5 1.059 6.9 2.6
18 Bill Lee 21 2 0 1.000 0.53 2 17.0 6 2 1 4 0.588 3.2 2.1
19 Carlisle Littlejohn 29 2 4 .333 14 40.0 62 12 1.850 14.0 2.7
20 Russ Miller 31 4 2 .667 5.21 29 95.0 133 71 55 25 1.663 12.6 2.4 Stats for 2 teams
21 Roy Parmelee 24 8 6 .571 4.73 30 154.0 174 108 81 78 1.636 10.2 4.6
22 Floyd Rose 24 2 2 .500 16 42.0 43 31 1.762 9.2 6.6
23 Del Wetherell 25 7 13 .350 5.53 37 158.0 210 126 97 57 1.690 12.0 3.2 Stats for 2 teams
24 Jim Winford 21 0 1 .000 3 11.0 18 6 2.182 14.7 4.9
25 Lawrence Winters? -- 1 0 1.000 4 5.0 11 1 2.400 19.8 1.8
25 Players 26.7
* - 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
Gordie Hinkle 91 306 31 17 .952 3.70
Gene Desautels 89 311 69 11 .972 4.27
Burton Bruckman 10 35 2 0 1.000 3.70

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat Crawford 156 1448 115 24 .985 10.02
Frederick Bedore 48 398 34 8 .982 9.00 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Burgess Whitehead 68 158 195 17 .954 5.19
Harold King 48 85 140 7 .970 4.69

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Narleski 104 98 227 29 .918 3.13 Stats for 2 teams
Elmer Yoter 83 89 166 12 .955 3.07 Stats for 2 teams
Red Rollings 33 38 69 3 .973 3.24
Harold Bohl 13 15 25 3 .930 3.08

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Binder 57 109 179 28 .911 5.05
Eddie Delker 37 89 101 13 .936 5.14

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Evar Swanson 135 290 8 7 .977 2.21
Bevo LeBourveau 112 205 9 9 .960 1.91 Stats for 2 teams
Pid Purdy 98 223 14 12 .952 2.42
Lew Riggs 83 160 7 9 .949 2.01
Joel Hunt 66 150 5 7 .957 2.35
Earl Smith 51 102 5 6 .947 2.10
Al Moore 46 104 6 11 .909 2.39

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Archie Campbell 41 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ken Ash 37 0.00
Mike Cvengros 37 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Del Wetherell 37 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Chapman 30 0.00
Marv Gudat 30 0.00
Roy Parmelee 30 0.00
Russ Miller 29 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Al Grabowski 28 0.00
Al Eckert 20 0.00
Floyd Rose 16 0.00
Al Baker 15 0.00
Carlisle Littlejohn 14 0.00
Paul Dean 12 0.00
Bill Beckmann 6 0.00
John Brown 5 0.00
Clarence Heise 4 0.00
Lawrence Winters 4 0.00
Percy Jones 3 0.00
William Kermode 3 0.00
Ted Kleinhans 3 0.00
Jim Winford 3 0.00
Bill Lee 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ken Ash 29 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 16, 1901 Anmoore, WV, US
Al Baker 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 28, 1906 Batesville, MS, US
Bill Beckmann 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 8, 1907 Clayton, MO, US
Frederick Bedore 27 R R 6' 1.0" 172 Mar 31, 1904 Chicago, IL, US
Herbert Bellman -- Unknown
George Binder 23 R 5' 8.0" 175 Feb 15, 1908
Harold Bohl 24 R 5' 8.0" 158 Feb 17, 1907
John Brown -- Unknown
Burton Bruckman -- Unknown
Scotty Burns -- Unknown
Archie Campbell 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 20, 1903 Maplewood, NJ, US
Ed Chapman 25 S R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 28, 1905 Courtland, MS, US
Pat Crawford 29 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 28, 1902 Society Hill, SC, US
Mike Cvengros 30 L L 5' 8.0" 159 Dec 1, 1900 Pana, IL, US
Paul Dean 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 14, 1912 Lucas, AR, US
Bill DeLancey 19 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 28, 1911 Greensboro, NC, US
Eddie Delker 25 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 17, 1906 Palo Alto, PA, US
Gene Desautels 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 13, 1907 Worcester, MA, US
Al Eckert 25 L L 5' 10.0" 174 May 17, 1906 Milwaukee, WI, US
Al Grabowski 29 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 4, 1901 Syracuse, NY, US
Marv Gudat 27 L L 5' 11.0" 162 Aug 27, 1903 Goliad, TX, US
Clarence Heise 23 L L 5' 10.0" 172 Aug 7, 1907 Topeka, KS, US
Gordie Hinkle 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 3, 1905 Toronto, OH, US
Joel Hunt 25 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Oct 11, 1905 Texico, NM, US
Percy Jones 31 R L 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 28, 1899 Harwood, TX, US
Kaines -- Unknown
William Kermode 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1909
Harold King 24 L R 5' 11.0" 170 1907 Holloway, OH, US
Ted Kleinhans 32 R L 6' 0.0" 170 Apr 8, 1899 Deer Park, WI, US
Blaine Kunes 26 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Feb 7, 1905
Bevo LeBourveau 34 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 24, 1896 Dana, CA, US
Bill Lee 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 21, 1909 Plaquemine, LA, US
Nemo Leibold 39 L R 5' 6.0" 157 Feb 17, 1892 Butler, IN, US
Carlisle Littlejohn 29 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 6, 1901 Irene, TX, US
Russ Miller 31 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Mar 25, 1900 Etna, OH, US
Al Moore 28 R R 5' 10.0" 174 Aug 4, 1902 Brooklyn, NY, US
Bill Narleski 31 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Mar 9, 1900 Perth Amboy, NJ, US
Roy Parmelee 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 25, 1907 Lambertville, MI, US
Pid Purdy 27 L R 5' 6.0" 150 Jun 15, 1904 Beatrice, NE, US
Lew Riggs 21 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 22, 1910 Mebane, NC, US
Red Rollings 27 L R 5' 11.0" 167 Mar 31, 1904 Mobile, AL, US
Floyd Rose 24 R 1907 TX, US
Earl Smith 40 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 20, 1891 Oak Hill, OH, US
Evar Swanson 28 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Oct 15, 1902 DeKalb, IL, US
Tucker -- Unknown
Del Wetherell 25 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 1, 1905 Shumway, IL, US
Burgess Whitehead 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jun 29, 1910 Tarboro, NC, US
Jim Winford 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 9, 1909 Shelbyville, TN, US
Lawrence Winters -- Unknown
Elmer Yoter 31 R R 5' 7.0" 155 Jun 26, 1900 Plainfield, PA, US

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