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1947 Gainesville Owls

1947 > Class B > 1947 Big State League
Overall: 65-87

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Larry Gilchrist
Represented: Gainesville, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1948

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 Francis Behl? -- 13 61 49 9 11 6 0 2 10 0 0 11 5 .224 .377 .469 .846 23 0 1 0
2 William Black 31 43 193 172 44 53 8 0 9 32 3 1 18 25 .308 .380 .512 .892 88 1 2 1
3 Jake Blomer? 31 36 111 98 13 21 4 0 2 5 0 0 8 32 .214 .274 .316 .590 31 2 0 5
4 Hoyle Boger 24 63 244 233 25 69 6 1 2 30 2 2 8 23 .296 .325 .356 .681 83 9 2 1
5 Charles Brown 25 23 65 62 3 13 1 0 0 8 0 0 3 11 .210 .246 .226 .472 14 4 0 0
6 Fred Chumley 31 23 49 43 4 5 0 0 0 5 0 1 5 5 .116 .208 .116 .325 5 1 0 1
7 Frank Clift? -- 12 26 26 3 8 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 1 .308 .308 .462 .769 12 0 0 0
8 Euell Cox? -- 107 431 425 46 103 19 0 4 41 2 0 4 20 .242 .251 .315 .566 134 4 1 1
9 Windy Donaldson 25 142 601 561 145 171 26 6 22 97 12 3 17 34 .305 .330 .490 .820 275 11 4 19
10 Larry Gilchrist 30 144 688 590 116 159 21 0 14 65 3 4 87 47 .269 .363 .376 .740 222 10 0 11
11 Lon Goldstein* 29 85 389 332 93 133 19 2 33 122 5 1 50 24 .401 .483 .768 1.251 255 1 3 4
12 Hank Gornicki 36 11 35 32 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 15 .125 .200 .125 .325 4 0 0 0
13 Marvin Gramly# 29 21 54 51 6 13 2 0 2 4 1 0 3 8 .255 .296 .412 .708 21 2 0 0
14 John Herr 27 22 79 67 12 13 2 0 0 6 1 0 6 11 .194 .270 .224 .494 15 2 1 5
15 Eugene Hodge 28 145 654 616 103 198 36 6 16 116 7 7 28 18 .321 .357 .477 .834 294 15 6 4
16 James Hogan 30 43 125 115 15 22 3 2 0 8 1 0 6 20 .191 .231 .252 .484 29 2 0 4
17 Joe Pate 34 10 24 22 3 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .318 .375 .409 .784 9 1 1 0
18 Floyd Patterson? -- 13 19 17 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .118 .211 .176 .387 3 1 2 0
19 Bill Perrin 22 38 87 85 8 16 3 0 1 6 0 0 0 28 .188 .188 .259 .447 22 1 0 2
20 Donnell Phipps? -- 29 142 116 19 34 5 0 2 14 1 1 22 25 .293 .414 .388 .802 45 0 2 2
21 Stephen Plantz* 24 66 246 217 33 47 4 0 7 24 1 1 26 49 .217 .303 .332 .635 72 6 1 2
22 Robert Price? -- 55 198 183 21 48 8 0 2 25 0 0 12 22 .262 .308 .339 .646 62 10 0 3
23 Joe Rancher 26 16 69 55 16 15 1 0 4 10 0 0 13 13 .273 .420 .509 .929 28 1 1 0
24 Eddie Schaack 27 24 50 43 8 12 1 0 0 3 0 0 6 10 .279 .367 .302 .670 13 1 0 1
25 Bill Scopetone* 28 78 350 326 44 99 26 2 4 53 3 1 18 23 .304 .344 .433 .776 141 7 2 4
26 Roy Tinsley 33 24 55 51 2 13 0 0 0 5 0 0 4 4 .255 .309 .255 .564 13 0 0 0
27 Clarence Tuckey 27 150 647 537 86 150 17 3 17 95 5 1 97 78 .279 .393 .417 .811 224 6 4 9
28 Robert Wooten* 28 68 267 225 30 53 4 0 1 21 2 0 34 22 .236 .341 .267 .608 60 5 2 6
28 Players 27.7 152 6268 5543 923 1518 229 23 153 815 39 14 611 656 .274 .350 .406 .756 2252 34 80
* - 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 Jake Blomer? 31 12 18 .400 6.42 36 31 20 1 244.0 320 203 174 117 141 8 0 1.791 11.8 4.3 5.2 1.21
2 Fred Chumley 31 2 7 .222 8.02 13 11 3 0 64.0 82 61 57 38 27 7 0 1.875 11.5 5.3 3.8 0.71
3 Hank Gornicki 36 2 4 .333 4.58 7 7 6 0 53.0 65 36 27 17 19 2 0 1.547 11.0 2.9 3.2 1.12
4 Marvin Gramly 29 3 8 .273 6.38 16 6 5 0 79.0 88 63 56 44 18 5 0 1.671 10.0 5.0 2.1 0.41
5 John Herr* 27 13 7 .650 3.99 21 20 20 1 178.0 173 97 79 81 132 10 0 1.427 8.7 4.1 6.7 1.63
6 James Hogan* 30 9 12 .429 4.77 26 20 12 2 164.0 173 114 87 73 66 10 0 1.500 9.5 4.0 3.6 0.90
7 Floyd Patterson? -- 1 3 .250 9.37 13 5 1 0 49.0 76 56 51 31 18 2 0 2.184 14.0 5.7 3.3 0.58
8 Bill Perrin 22 3 12 .200 6.44 32 13 6 0 151.0 194 132 108 51 138 7 0 1.623 11.6 3.0 8.2 2.71
9 Eddie Schaack 27 11 5 .688 5.21 23 14 8 1 121.0 162 124 70 30 52 0 0 1.587 12.0 2.2 3.9 1.73
10 William Sisler* 46 1 1 .500 4.50 6 16.0 12 11 8 8 1.250 6.8 4.5
11 Roy Tinsley? 33 4 4 .500 5.23 12 7 4 0 74.0 87 62 43 45 35 3 0 1.784 10.6 5.5 4.3 0.78
12 Robert Wooten? 28 9 6 .600 6.51 24 18 11 0 134.0 193 111 97 57 19 3 0 1.866 13.0 3.8 1.3 0.33
12 Players 29.0 65 87 .428 152 152
* - 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
Hoyle Boger 63 267 20 9 2 .970 4.56 6
Robert Price 48 140 25 5 3 .971 3.44 5
Stephen Plantz 22 95 13 4 2 .964 4.91 3
Charles Brown 17 66 20 7 2 .925 5.06 6

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lon Goldstein 85 717 36 11 68 .986 8.86
Robert Wooten 39 341 17 4 47 .989 9.18

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Windy Donaldson 142 446 388 26 110 .970 5.87

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clarence Tuckey 150 208 391 60 47 .909 3.99

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Gilchrist 144 280 428 36 97 .952 4.92

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Scopetone 65 78 6 7 2 .923 1.29
William Black 21 40 2 1 0 .977 2.00
Joe Rancher 16 28 3 1 0 .969 1.94
Francis Behl 13 27 2 3 0 .906 2.23

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eugene Hodge 131 319 23 8 4 .977 2.61
Bill Scopetone 13 33 2 2 0 .946 2.69

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Euell Cox 107 167 11 14 3 .927 1.66
Donnell Phipps 18 28 2 2 0 .938 1.67
William Black 17 30 2 5 0 .865 1.88

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jake Blomer 36 7 47 7 3 .885 1.50
Bill Perrin 32 13 25 0 3 1.000 1.19
James Hogan 26 3 29 2 4 .941 1.23
Robert Wooten 24 4 22 2 1 .929 1.08
Eddie Schaack 23 10 23 2 0 .943 1.43
John Herr 21 8 26 1 3 .971 1.62
Marvin Gramly 16 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.38
Fred Chumley 13 1 8 0 1 1.000 0.69
Floyd Patterson 13 7 14 0 1 1.000 1.62
Roy Tinsley 12 2 12 0 0 1.000 1.17
Hank Gornicki 7 0.00
William Sisler 6 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Francis Behl -- Unknown
William Black 31 R 5' 10.0" 170 1916
Jake Blomer 31 Jul 22, 1915
Hoyle Boger 24 R 5' 11.0" 180 1923
Charles Brown 25 R 5' 11.0" 167 1922
Fred Chumley 31 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 25, 1915 TX, US
Frank Clift -- Unknown
Euell Cox -- Unknown
Windy Donaldson 25 R 5' 8.0" 150 Nov 22, 1921 Decatur, TX, US
Larry Gilchrist 30 R 5' 11.0" 160 1917
Lon Goldstein 29 L L 6' 2.0" 190 May 13, 1918 Austin, TX, US
Hank Gornicki 36 R R 6' 1.0" 145 Jan 14, 1911 Niagara Falls, NY, US
Marvin Gramly 29 S R 5' 11.0" 150 Feb 1, 1918 IA, US
John Herr 27 R L 6' 1.0" 180 1920
Eugene Hodge 28 R 6' 2.0" 210 1919
James Hogan 30 R L 5' 10.0" 140 Jul 23, 1916 Fort Worth, TX, US
Joe Pate 34 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 28, 1913 Fulton, AR, US
Floyd Patterson -- Unknown
Bill Perrin 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1925
Donnell Phipps -- Unknown
Stephen Plantz 24 L 6' 0.0" 180 1923
Robert Price -- Unknown
Joe Rancher 26 R 1921
Eddie Schaack 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 28, 1919 Elmhurst, IL, US
Bill Scopetone 28 L 5' 6.0" 170 1919
William Sisler 46 L L 5' 6.0" 150 Nov 17, 1900
Roy Tinsley 33 R 6' 0.0" 205 1914
Clarence Tuckey 27 R 5' 8.0" 170 1920
Robert Wooten 28 L 6' 2.0" 185 1919

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