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1938 Elizabethton Betsy Red Sox

1938 > Class D > 1938 Appalachian League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Hobe Brummette
Represented: Elizabethton, TN
Ballpark: Cherokee Park (Elizabethton, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Newell Benton*2392313941634.300.409128
2Hobe Brummette414511436611.316.41247
3Howard Cantrell198532610219105.313.479156Stats for 2 teams
4Virgil Caton236220043512.215.28056Stats for 3 teams
5Thomas Esterbrook2395321861032.268.336108
6Lew Flick*231014121281794.311.425175
7Erastus Grigg*22833221131436.351.469151
8Lawrence Hale2381291761144.261.368107Stats for 2 teams
9Ralph Hart*25225313210.245.32117
10Charles Herndon247328771551.247.31089Stats for 3 teams
11Bert Hodges*218430289772.295.384116
12Carl King24256316000.254.25416
13Glenn McKeithan?--11449100.205.22710Stats for 2 teams
14Claude Miller?--6625572860.282.36192Stats for 2 teams
15Rudy Parsons29287212121.167.27820
16John Payne?--65238731120.307.37088Stats for 2 teams
17Virgil Payne252910921320.193.25728Stats for 2 teams
18Ed Rosenbaum2433458000.178.1788
19Norman Shope23245510011.182.27315
20Burton Webb*217428375610.265.29383Stats for 2 teams
21Clovis White251033831092466.285.426163
22John Williams214716944942.260.39667
22 Players23.3
* - 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
1George Bortz*2403.000733.03430241.7589.36.5
2Ralph Hart2595.64319123.010752331.1387.82.4
3Carl King24126.66724175.016081611.2638.23.1
4Rudy Parsons29163.84222168.013360631.1677.13.4
5Ed Rosenbaum24105.66732121.010854241.0918.01.8
6Norman Shope23116.64723158.012052631.1586.83.6
6 Players24.8
* - 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


Thomas Esterbrook955206418.9706.15


Newell Benton928513120.9789.59


Bert Hodges8322123521.9565.49
Virgil Payne25597410.9305.32Stats for 2 teams
Glenn McKeithan1133391.9866.55Stats for 2 teams


Charles Herndon48621105.9723.58Stats for 3 teams
John Williams46528316.8942.93


Clovis White10118431039.9274.89
Claude Miller476913926.8894.43Stats for 2 teams


Lew Flick10119376.9711.98
Erastus Grigg8312885.9651.64
Howard Cantrell82144912.9271.87Stats for 2 teams
Burton Webb73161105.9722.34Stats for 2 teams
Lawrence Hale718945.9491.31Stats for 2 teams
John Payne6512716.9551.97Stats for 2 teams
Virgil Caton6012173.9772.13Stats for 3 teams
Hobe Brummette201301.9290.65


Ed Rosenbaum320.00
Carl King240.00
Norman Shope230.00
Rudy Parsons220.00
Ralph Hart190.00
George Bortz70.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Newell Benton23L5' 11.0"1721915
John Boise--Unknown
George Bortz24SL6' 0.0"1751914
Victor Brecetti--Unknown
Russell Brown--Unknown
Hobe Brummette41R5' 10.0"180Dec 26, 1896
Howard Cantrell19RR5' 10.0"165Aug 20, 1918Knoxville, TN, US
Virgil Caton23R5' 9.0"1651915
Stewart Chester25RL6' 0.0"1851913
Buddy Coker--Unknown
Thomas Esterbrook23R6' 1.0"1701915
Lew Flick23LL5' 9.0"155Feb 18, 1915Bristol, TN, US
David Gentry--Unknown
Erastus Grigg22L6' 0.0"1851916
Lawrence Hale23R5' 11.0"1701915
Ralph Hart25LR6' 3.0"2031913
Charles Herndon24R5' 8.0"1401914
Bert Hodges21LR5' 11.0"170May 25, 1917Knoxville, TN, US
Carl King24RR5' 10.0"1751914
Glenn McKeithan--Unknown
Claude Miller--Unknown
Fred Ogle19RR5' 9.0"160Mar 13, 1919Cheatham County, TN, US
Rudy Parsons29RR6' 1.0"178Apr 21, 1909Pennington Gap, VA, US
Woodrow Patton--Unknown
John Payne--Unknown
Virgil Payne25R5' 11.0"1551913
Jesse Pearson22L6' 0.0"1501916
Ed Rosenbaum24RR6' 4.0"1914
Frank Severa--Unknown
Norman Shope23RR6' 0.0"190Jun 14, 1915
Robert Stanton20LR6' 0.0"1751918
Burton Webb21L5' 10.0"1701917
Clovis White25R5' 11.0"1601913
John Williams21R5' 9.0"1521917

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