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1928 Dallas Steers

1928 > Class A > 1928 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Babe Ellison and Bob Tarleton
Represented: Dallas, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1927 / 1929

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 Jimmy Adair 21 36 135 34 5 3 0 .252 .333 45 Stats for 2 teams
2 Lonny Baker# 23 37 140 38 6 0 2 .271 .357 50
3 Les Bartholomew 25 16 22 1 0 0 0 .045 .045 1
4 Paddy Baumann 42 7 11 1 1 0 0 .091 .182 2
5 Josh Billings 36 58 178 53 12 1 3 .298 .427 76
6 Homer Blankenship 25 43 97 25 4 0 2 .258 .361 35 Stats for 2 teams
7 Glenn Darrough* 24 41 53 9 2 0 1 .170 .264 14 Stats for 2 teams
8 Vernon Edgar? -- 25 75 21 1 0 0 .280 .293 22 Stats for 2 teams
9 Babe Ellison 31 79 255 76 16 0 7 .298 .443 113
10 Homer Ezzell 32 98 390 105 16 3 5 .269 .364 142 Stats for 2 teams
11 Oscar Felber? -- 12 47 14 6 0 0 .298 .426 20
12 Vic Frazier 23 39 49 8 0 0 0 .163 .163 8
13 Bob Geary 37 22 32 4 0 0 0 .125 .125 4
14 Harry Ginglardi? 27 138 495 132 33 2 10 .267 .402 199
15 Turkey Gross 32 29 115 34 9 2 0 .296 .409 47 Stats for 2 teams
16 W. Hooton? -- 20 64 14 3 0 0 .219 .266 17 Stats for 2 teams
17 Clifford Jackson? -- 10 17 2 0 0 0 .118 .118 2
18 Irv Jeffries 22 17 72 22 4 0 0 .306 .361 26
19 Frank Kohlbecker? 29 36 96 15 5 0 0 .156 .208 20
20 Slim Love* 37 24 24 5 0 0 0 .208 .208 5 Stats for 3 teams
21 Johnny Mann 30 67 213 54 8 0 0 .254 .291 62
22 Jack Mealey 29 42 133 36 4 1 2 .271 .361 48
23 Joe Mellana 23 19 55 10 0 0 1 .182 .236 13
24 Charles Miller? -- 94 310 98 15 2 18 .316 .552 171
25 Harry Morse# 34 160 574 165 47 3 7 .287 .416 239
26 Emmett Mulvey? -- 118 455 140 26 5 5 .308 .420 191 Stats for 2 teams
27 Walter Newman? 22 57 125 36 6 0 0 .288 .336 42 Stats for 2 teams
28 Parry O'Brien 25 95 363 109 23 0 1 .300 .372 135
29 Jim Oglesby* 22 65 243 82 15 2 1 .337 .428 104
30 Homer Owens? -- 29 58 6 0 0 0 .103 .103 6 Stats for 2 teams
31 Leon Pettit* 26 16 19 6 2 0 0 .316 .421 8 Stats for 3 teams
32 Ray Pierce* 31 44 99 37 9 0 2 .374 .525 52
33 Jim Riley* 33 151 542 151 44 5 4 .279 .400 217 Stats for 2 teams
34 Charlie Robertson* 32 18 46 10 0 0 0 .217 .217 10
35 Sy Rosenthal* 24 84 296 108 22 5 1 .365 .483 143
36 Rusty Saunders 22 13 46 12 2 0 0 .261 .304 14
37 Dick Schuman* -- 52 95 20 7 0 0 .211 .284 27 Stats for 2 teams
38 Oscar Siemer 26 54 168 37 2 3 1 .220 .286 48
39 Dewey Smalley? -- 10 28 3 0 0 0 .107 .107 3
40 Joe Tate* 31 149 435 101 22 2 3 .232 .313 136
41 Gene Walker? -- 33 48 10 0 0 0 .208 .208 10 Stats for 2 teams
42 Kid Willson* 32 97 353 121 28 3 2 .343 .456 161 Stats for 2 teams
42 Players 29.0
* - 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 Les Bartholomew* 25 4 5 .444 5.18 16 66.0 81 46 38 23 1.576 11.0 3.1
2 Homer Blankenship 25 16 13 .552 3.61 35 244.0 261 120 98 71 1.361 9.6 2.6 Stats for 2 teams
3 Glenn Darrough* 24 2 14 .125 5.55 41 159.0 177 121 98 60 1.491 10.0 3.4 Stats for 2 teams
4 Vic Frazier 23 4 12 .250 4.31 29 144.0 173 104 69 63 1.639 10.8 3.9
5 Bob Geary 37 3 9 .250 5.34 22 96.0 116 67 57 24 1.458 10.9 2.2
6 Clifford Jackson? -- 3 1 .750 4.60 10 47.0 48 29 24 25 1.553 9.2 4.8
7 Leopold? -- 1 2 .333 7.71 6 28.0 34 26 24 19 1.893 10.9 6.1
8 Slim Love* 37 4 7 .364 5.16 24 68.0 82 45 39 44 1.853 10.9 5.8 Stats for 3 teams
9 Cliff Markle 34 1 2 .333 4 12.0
10 Alex McColl 34 2 2 .500 5.91 9 35.0 51 30 23 5 1.600 13.1 1.3
11 Walter Newman 22 9 9 .500 5.13 42 207.0 215 137 118 155 1.787 9.3 6.7 Stats for 2 teams
12 Homer Owens? -- 10 13 .435 3.63 29 171.0 198 85 69 29 1.327 10.4 1.5 Stats for 2 teams
13 Leon Pettit* 26 1 9 .100 8.59 16 66.0 104 74 63 29 2.015 14.2 4.0 Stats for 3 teams
14 Ray Pierce* 31 7 7 .500 3.60 19 115.0 129 57 46 33 1.409 10.1 2.6
15 Charlie Robertson 32 9 6 .600 2.32 16 128.0 111 38 33 25 1.062 7.8 1.8
16 Dick Schuman* -- 10 15 .400 3.19 36 223.0 264 114 79 74 1.516 10.7 3.0 Stats for 2 teams
17 Gene Walker? -- 6 8 .429 4.50 28 134.0 163 80 67 52 1.604 10.9 3.5 Stats for 2 teams
17 Players 27.5
* - 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
Josh Billings 55 193 37 3 .987 4.18
Oscar Siemer 47 51 32 7 .922 1.77
Jack Mealey 37 160 27 5 .974 5.05
Frank Kohlbecker 33 85 36 4 .968 3.67
Vernon Edgar 18 41 13 4 .931 3.00 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Riley 145 1401 62 11 .993 10.09 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Oglesby 65 560 32 12 .980 9.11
Babe Ellison 43 367 23 4 .990 9.07

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Morse 141 411 538 25 .974 6.73

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Tate 137 108 254 17 .955 2.64
Homer Ezzell 98 99 215 16 .952 3.20 Stats for 2 teams
Turkey Gross 21 26 38 3 .955 3.05 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Mann 66 142 181 11 .967 4.89
Lonny Baker 33 81 119 21 .905 6.06
Jimmy Adair 24 57 63 10 .923 5.00 Stats for 2 teams
Irv Jeffries 17 33 40 5 .936 4.29

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Ginglardi 138 285 17 45 .870 2.19
Emmett Mulvey 116 242 15 11 .959 2.22 Stats for 2 teams
Parry O'Brien 90 199 7 13 .941 2.29
Charles Miller 88 158 6 4 .976 1.86
Kid Willson 84 190 10 13 .939 2.38 Stats for 2 teams
Sy Rosenthal 82 155 2 8 .952 1.91
Rusty Saunders 13 26 1 3 .900 2.08
Oscar Felber 12 14 1 2 .882 1.25

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jimmy Adair 21 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Jan 25, 1907 Waxahachie, TX, US
Lonny Baker 23 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 15, 1904 Roseburg, OR, US
Les Bartholomew 25 R L 5' 11.0" 195 Apr 4, 1903 Madison, WI, US
Paddy Baumann 42 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Dec 20, 1885 Indianapolis, IN, US
Josh Billings 36 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 30, 1891 Grantville, KS, US
Homer Blankenship 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 4, 1902 Bonham, TX, US
Glenn Darrough 24 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1904
Vernon Edgar -- Unknown
Babe Ellison 31 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 15, 1896 Ola, AR, US
Homer Ezzell 32 R R 5' 10.0" 158 Feb 28, 1896 Victoria, TX, US
Oscar Felber -- Unknown
Vic Frazier 23 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Aug 5, 1904 Ruston, LA, US
Bob Geary 37 R R 5' 11.0" 168 May 10, 1891 Cincinnati, OH, US
Harry Ginglardi 27 Jul 19, 1900 Salt Lake City, UT, US
Turkey Gross 32 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 21, 1896 Mesquite, TX, US
W. Hooton -- Unknown
Clifford Jackson -- Unknown
Irv Jeffries 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 10, 1905 Louisville, KY, US
Frank Kohlbecker 29 Dec 5, 1898 Cincinnati, OH, US
Leopold -- Unknown
Slim Love 37 L L 6' 7.0" 195 Aug 1, 1890 Love, MS, US
Johnny Mann 30 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 4, 1898 Fontanet, IN, US
Cliff Markle 34 R R 5' 9.0" 163 May 3, 1894 Dravosburg, PA, US
Alex McColl 34 S R 6' 1.0" 178 Mar 29, 1894 Eagleville, OH, US
Jack Mealey 29 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Apr 28, 1899 Glen Carbon, PA, US
Joe Mellana 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Mar 11, 1905 Oakland, CA, US
Charles Miller -- Unknown
Harry Morse 34 S 5' 8.0" 158 Apr 2, 1894 Waverly, KS, US
Emmett Mulvey -- Unknown
Walter Newman 22 R 6' 0.0" 154 Mar 26, 1906 Cuero, TX, US
Parry O'Brien 25 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 30, 1902 CA, US
Jim Oglesby 22 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 10, 1905 Schofield, MO, US
Homer Owens -- Unknown
Leon Pettit 26 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 23, 1902 Waynesburg, PA, US
Ray Pierce 31 L L 5' 7.0" 156 Jun 6, 1897 Emporia, KS, US
Jim Riley 33 L R 5' 10.0" 185 May 25, 1895 Bayfield, NB, CA
Charlie Robertson 32 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 31, 1896 Dexter, TX, US
Sy Rosenthal 24 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Nov 13, 1903 Boston, MA, US
Rusty Saunders 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 12, 1906 Trenton, NJ, US
Dick Schuman -- L L Unknown
Oscar Siemer 26 R R 5' 9.0" 162 Aug 14, 1901 St. Louis, MO, US
Dewey Smalley -- Unknown
Joe Tate 31 L 5' 9.0" 158 1897
Gene Walker -- Unknown
Kid Willson 32 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 3, 1895 Bloomington, NE, US

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