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1941 Decatur Commodores

1941 > Class B > 1941 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Dib Williams
Represented: Decatur, IL
Ballpark: Fans Field (Decatur, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1940 / 1942

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 Blackman 30 92 314 73 12 3 1 .232 .299 94
2 Bud Byerly 20 26 73 14 0 2 0 .192 .247 18
3 Dain Clay 21 70 267 88 11 8 4 .330 .476 127
4 John Clay* 22 41 95 25 5 1 1 .263 .368 35
5 Jim Cookson* 23 15 64 21 2 1 0 .328 .391 25
6 Joseph Davis* 27 13 32 10 1 1 0 .313 .406 13
7 Art Frantz 20 4 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Jesse Hale 19 16 37 5 1 0 0 .135 .162 6
9 Ray Hart 24 19 47 8 0 1 0 .170 .213 10
10 Lloyd Hopkins# 24 13 23 3 0 0 0 .130 .130 3
11 Clyde Kluttz 23 15 43 12 4 1 0 .279 .419 18
12 Lee Peterson 18 10 27 9 2 0 0 .333 .407 11
13 Henry Redmond* 23 52 193 51 11 0 1 .264 .337 65
14 Roman Roh 23 19 41 4 1 0 0 .098 .122 5
15 Harry Schmiel 23 99 386 102 16 7 2 .264 .358 138
16 Lou Scoffic 28 49 171 41 11 3 3 .240 .392 67
17 Joe Shroba# 25 12 33 9 2 0 0 .273 .333 11
18 Joseph Simmons 30 19 58 11 1 0 0 .190 .207 12
19 Dick Sisler* 20 18 71 17 5 2 1 .239 .408 29
20 David Smith* 23 48 198 56 8 2 0 .283 .343 68
21 Floyd Stickney 21 123 433 121 18 4 1 .279 .346 150
22 Jake Suytar 23 123 465 136 24 10 11 .292 .458 213
23 Howard Taylor 31 14 27 5 1 0 0 .185 .222 6
24 Pat Tobin 25 14 23 5 1 1 0 .217 .348 8
25 Dib Williams 31 123 468 160 27 10 6 .342 .481 225
26 Claude Wright 24 112 454 127 14 6 3 .280 .357 162
26 Players 24.5
* - 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 Clarence Benac 21 0 1 .000 2 6.0 11 8 3 2.333 16.5 4.5
2 Bud Byerly 20 14 8 .636 3.63 25 171.0 165 93 69 77 1.415 8.7 4.1
3 John Clay 22 19 13 .594 3.76 39 237.0 229 112 99 119 1.468 8.7 4.5
4 Joseph Davis 27 5 2 .714 4.17 8 54.0 71 32 25 21 1.704 11.8 3.5
5 Art Frantz 20 0 3 .000 4 16.0 21 16 16 2.312 11.8 9.0
6 Jesse Hale 19 6 3 .667 4.36 16 97.0 109 54 47 29 1.423 10.1 2.7
7 Ray Hart 24 5 5 .500 3.80 16 83.0 86 44 35 44 1.566 9.3 4.8
8 Glen Heriot 21 0 0 2 2.0
9 Lloyd Hopkins* 24 6 2 .750 1.34 10 67.0 48 17 10 9 0.851 6.4 1.2
10 Robert Lancaster? -- 0 1 .000 1 2.0 9 9 1 5.000 40.5 4.5
11 Robert Maren 21 0 0 4 6.0
12 Lee Peterson 18 3 1 .750 2.89 9 56.0 60 24 18 23 1.482 9.6 3.7
13 Roman Roh 23 4 8 .333 4.50 19 118.0 114 72 59 63 1.500 8.7 4.8
14 Lou Scoffic 28 0 0 1 0.1
15 Joe Shroba? 25 2 3 .400 6 39.0 38 23 17 1.410 8.8 3.9
16 Howard Taylor 31 0 0 4 5.0
17 Pat Tobin 25 3 4 .429 4.21 13 77.0 68 39 36 45 1.468 7.9 5.3
18 William Yarewick* 25 0 2 .000 4 14.0 21 12 9 2.143 13.5 5.8
18 Players 22.4
* - 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
Ken Blackman 90 514 57 12 .979 6.34
Joseph Simmons 19 104 11 2 .983 6.05
Clyde Kluttz 11 86 9 0 1.000 8.64

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jake Suytar 123 1073 88 10 .991 9.44

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dib Williams 122 316 481 31 .963 6.53

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Floyd Stickney 123 114 240 14 .962 2.88

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Claude Wright 112 210 334 46 .922 4.86

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Schmiel 99 189 12 4 .980 2.03
Dain Clay 70 119 7 4 .969 1.80
Henry Redmond 52 73 6 3 .963 1.52
Lou Scoffic 48 97 8 6 .946 2.19
David Smith 48 70 4 5 .937 1.54
Dick Sisler 18 28 4 2 .941 1.78
Jim Cookson 15 34 0 0 1.000 2.27

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Clay 39 0.00
Bud Byerly 25 0.00
Roman Roh 19 0.00
Jesse Hale 16 0.00
Ray Hart 16 0.00
Pat Tobin 13 0.00
Lloyd Hopkins 10 0.00
Lee Peterson 9 0.00
Joseph Davis 8 0.00
Joe Shroba 6 0.00
Art Frantz 4 0.00
Robert Maren 4 0.00
Howard Taylor 4 0.00
William Yarewick 4 0.00
Clarence Benac 2 0.00
Glen Heriot 2 0.00
Robert Lancaster 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Clarence Benac 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1920
Ken Blackman 30 R 5' 9.0" 175 Jun 29, 1911 Lucerne, MO, US
Bud Byerly 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 26, 1920 Webster Groves, MO, US
Dain Clay 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 10, 1919 Hicksville, OH, US
John Clay 22 L R 6' 4.0" 189 1919
Jim Cookson 23 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 1, 1918
Richard Corona 20 S 6' 0.0" 185 1921
Joseph Davis 27 L R 5' 8.0" 150 1914
Wallin DeBaets 19 R 5' 9.0" 155 1922
Art Frantz 20 R R 6' 0.0" Mar 1, 1921
Harold Graff 22 Jul 28, 1918 Minier, IL, US
Jesse Hale 19 R R 5' 11.0" 168 1922
Ray Hart 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1917
Ben Hawkins 19 L 5' 8.0" 151 Jan 10, 1922 Decatur, IL, US
Glen Heriot 21 R R 6' 2.0" 177 1920
Lloyd Hopkins 24 S L 6' 1.0" 175 1917
George Kissell 20 R 5' 8.0" 168 Sep 9, 1920 Watertown, NY, US
Clyde Kluttz 23 R R 6' 0.0" 193 Dec 12, 1917 Rockwell, NC, US
Robert Lancaster -- Unknown
Robert Maren 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1920
Walter O'Connor -- Unknown
Lee Peterson 18 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 6, 1922
Rolla Rand 24 R 6' 0.0" 172 1917
Henry Redmond 23 L 5' 7.0" 170 1918
Roman Roh 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 8, 1917 Bruno, NE, US
Harry Schmiel 23 R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 22, 1918 Chicago, IL, US
Lou Scoffic 28 R R 5' 10.0" 182 May 20, 1913 Herrin, IL, US
Joe Shroba 25 S 6' 0.0" 191 Mar 19, 1916
Joseph Simmons 30 R 5' 7.0" 150 Apr 20, 1911
Dick Sisler 20 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 2, 1920 St. Louis, MO, US
David Smith 23 L 6' 0.0" 161 1918
Floyd Stickney 21 R 5' 7.0" 168 1920
Jake Suytar 23 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Jul 10, 1917 Ventura, CA, US
Howard Taylor 31 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Sep 2, 1909
Pat Tobin 25 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Jan 28, 1916 Hermitage, AR, US
Dib Williams 31 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 19, 1910 Greenbrier, AR, US
Claude Wright 24 R 5' 9.0" 155 Aug 14, 1916
William Yarewick 25 L L 6' 1.0" 170 1916 Bayonne, NJ, US
Charles Zachritz 25 R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 14, 1915

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