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1951 Duluth Dukes

1951 > Class C > 1951 Northern League
Overall: 54-66
Scored 522 runs, Allowed 664 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 47-73

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Ken Blackman and Orie Arntzen
Represented: Duluth, MN
Ballpark: Wade Stadium (Duluth, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Merrill Anderson2223333000.091.0913
2Orie Arntzen41425212201.231.32717
3John Bauman?--18509300.180.24012
4Howard Bjorklund?--258113101.160.21017
5Ken Blackman4011328000.250.2508
6Robert Borchering204411428500.246.28933
7Joe Caffie*20963751162474.309.443166
8Ken Charipar?--248315100.181.19316
9Jack Cherry?213212828220.219.26634
10Richard Fisher?--23686103.088.23516
11Albert Gulvas*24298515400.176.22419
12James Jobst281013869917116.256.404156
13Norman Johnson1915232000.087.0872
14William Johnson*2367242601052.248.35586
15John Morlan2415274100.148.1855
16Marion Murszewski*2129584000.069.0694
17Richard Newberry2512149414326129.289.445220
18Robert Obermiller229632979821.240.28694
19Mo Owen2132778200.104.13010
20Edward Robinson?--205010101.200.28014
21Roger Scoles2082275711360.258.34996
22Duane Sorber2397296821420.277.338100
23Edwin Staab?--24357000.200.2007
24Lloyd Steffens?--396810110.147.19113Stats for 2 teams
25James Tanner?--15326100.188.2197
26Lawrence Tessier23205914210.237.30518
27Edward Vallone221174141051461.254.324134Stats for 2 teams
28Martin Zuba274313134300.260.28237Stats for 2 teams
28 Players23.4121451238785229191505028438106548767.237.331.323.655125386
* - 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
1Hank Aguirre*2003.00012.50918.0253025232.66712.511.5
2Merrill Anderson2249.3083.4321105.09559402641.5148.10.25.5
3Orie Arntzen41123.8003.2532119.012552437231.2449.50.51.7
4Norman Johnson1974.6363.671376.05138314541.3826.00.56.4
5Marion Murszewski*2197.5632.8927171.013979558761.2577.30.44.0
6Mo Owen211412.5384.0032225.0220137100181231.5248.80.74.9
7Edwin Staab?--56.4554.4224112.010767552601.4918.60.24.8
8Lloyd Steffens?--614.3003.9032173.01781087510901.5499.30.54.7Stats for 2 teams
9Hal Woodeshick*1802.0004.50314.012127151.9297.79.6
9 Players25.55466.450121121664
* - 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


Orie Arntzen320.00
Mo Owen320.00
Lloyd Steffens320.00Stats for 2 teams
Marion Murszewski270.00
Edwin Staab240.00
Merrill Anderson210.00
Norman Johnson130.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Hank Aguirre20RL6' 4.0"205Jan 31, 1931Azusa, CA, US
Merrill Anderson22RR6' 0.0"1601929
Orie Arntzen41RR6' 1.0"200Oct 18, 1909Beverly, IL, US
John Bauman--Unknown
Howard Bjorklund--Unknown
Ken Blackman40R5' 9.0"175Jun 29, 1911Lucerne, MO, US
Robert Borchering20R5' 11.0"1841931
Joe Caffie20LR5' 10.0"180Feb 14, 1931Ramer, AL, US
Ken Charipar--Unknown
Jack Cherry21Jun 25, 1930Des Moines, IA, US
Richard Fisher--Unknown
Albert Gulvas24L5' 11.0"1851927
James Jobst28R6' 0.0"1601923
Norman Johnson19RR5' 10.0"175Feb 8, 1932Alta, IA, US
William Johnson23L6' 0.0"1751928
John Morlan24R5' 11.0"1601927
Marion Murszewski21LL6' 2.0"175Mar 27, 1930Buffalo, NY, US
Richard Newberry25RR5' 8.0"1651926
Robert Obermiller22R5' 11.0"1651929
Mo Owen21RR6' 4.0"190Jun 29, 1930
Edward Robinson--Unknown
Roger Scoles20R5' 9.0"1651931
Duane Sorber23R5' 8.0"1751928
Edwin Staab--Unknown
Lloyd Steffens--Unknown
James Tanner--Unknown
Lawrence Tessier23RR6' 0.0"1951928
Edward Vallone22R6' 2.0"1881929
Hal Woodeshick18RL6' 3.0"200Aug 24, 1932Wilkes-Barre, PA, US
Martin Zuba27R5' 11.0"1751924

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