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1938 Kansas City Blues

1938 > Class AA > 1938 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Billy Meyer
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

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 Tiny Bonham 24 10 24 3 0 0 0 .125 .125 3
2 Buzz Boyle* 30 120 353 99 11 6 5 .280 .388 137
3 Norm Branch 23 18 22 4 2 0 0 .182 .273 6
4 El Breese 27 53 151 36 5 0 1 .238 .291 44
5 Marv Breuer 24 36 63 7 1 0 0 .111 .127 8
6 Harry Davis* 30 147 602 180 31 7 10 .299 .424 255
7 Gil English 28 20 58 9 2 0 0 .155 .190 11
8 Joe Gallagher 24 152 583 200 35 4 24 .343 .540 315
9 Fred Gay* 24 37 33 10 0 0 0 .303 .303 10
10 Jack Glynn* 27 7 16 1 0 0 0 .063 .063 1
11 Chris Hartje 23 44 128 37 5 2 2 .289 .406 52
12 Billy Holm 25 2 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
13 Eddie Joost 22 145 578 167 33 6 5 .289 .393 227
14 Wally Judnich* 22 150 557 152 34 10 22 .273 .488 272
15 Frankie Kelleher 21 8 15 2 1 0 0 .133 .200 3
16 Jack LaRocca 24 19 32 7 1 1 0 .219 .313 10
17 Frank Makosky 28 24 22 3 0 0 0 .136 .136 3
18 Bill Matheson 23 107 318 92 19 6 1 .289 .396 126
19 Clyde McCullough 21 46 132 33 2 2 3 .250 .364 48
20 Bob Miller 25 30 37 5 1 0 0 .135 .162 6
21 Eddie Miller 21 147 531 154 33 11 14 .290 .473 251
22 Leo Norris 30 32 90 19 2 0 1 .211 .267 24
23 Bruce Ogrodowski 26 16 44 11 1 0 0 .250 .273 12
24 Al Piechota 24 30 60 11 1 0 0 .183 .200 12
25 Johnny Riddle 32 20 52 13 3 0 0 .250 .308 16
26 John Rosettie 26 2 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Jack Saltzgaver* 35 129 440 122 20 11 8 .277 .427 188
28 Joe Vance 32 18 31 9 1 1 1 .290 .484 15
29 Charles Warren* 21 7 16 4 0 0 0 .250 .250 4
30 George Washburn* 23 42 61 19 3 0 0 .311 .361 22
31 Kemp Wicker 31 27 59 9 4 0 0 .153 .220 13
31 Players 25.6
* - 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 Tiny Bonham 24 3 4 .429 3.38 10 9 72.0 81 31 27 22 1.431 10.1 2.8
2 Norm Branch 23 4 3 .571 3.21 16 6 56.0 58 23 20 25 1.482 9.3 4.0
3 Marv Breuer 24 12 12 .500 3.85 36 25 213.0 210 104 91 79 1.357 8.9 3.3
4 Fred Gay* 24 4 7 .364 5.09 31 8 92.0 91 57 52 70 1.750 8.9 6.8
5 George Jeffcoat 24 0 1 .000 2 3.0 4 2 2.000 12.0 6.0
6 Jack LaRocca 24 6 5 .545 4.17 19 19 95.0 98 52 44 64 1.705 9.3 6.1
7 Frank Makosky 28 7 5 .583 2.61 24 1 69.0 64 26 20 19 1.203 8.3 2.5
8 Bob Miller 25 7 5 .583 5.20 30 9 109.0 121 76 63 55 1.615 10.0 4.5
9 Al Piechota 24 10 10 .500 3.59 29 25 173.0 175 77 69 47 1.283 9.1 2.4
10 Jim Prendergast* 20 1 0 1.000 2 6.0 10 4 2.333 15.0 6.0
11 Charley Stanceu 22 0 0 2 3.0
12 Joe Vance 32 8 1 .889 2.68 13 10 84.0 79 28 25 19 1.167 8.5 2.0
13 George Washburn 23 12 4 .750 3.98 35 15 131.0 115 65 58 96 1.611 7.9 6.6
14 Kemp Wicker* 31 9 9 .500 3.41 27 22 161.0 161 68 61 41 1.255 9.0 2.3
15 William Yocke* 27 1 1 .500 8 22.0 18 9 1.227 7.4 3.7
15 Players 25.4
* - 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
El Breese 47 172 22 5 .975 4.13
Clyde McCullough 43 188 18 5 .976 4.79
Chris Hartje 41 162 25 4 .979 4.56
Johnny Riddle 19 70 10 3 .964 4.21
Bruce Ogrodowski 15 66 6 3 .960 4.80

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Davis 147 1365 80 16 .989 9.83

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Saltzgaver 113 256 318 21 .965 5.08
Leo Norris 27 36 59 5 .950 3.52

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Joost 113 113 235 16 .956 3.08
Gil English 18 9 26 2 .946 1.94

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Miller 146 316 469 33 .960 5.38

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Gallagher 152 335 15 9 .975 2.30
Wally Judnich 148 335 1 8 .977 2.27
Buzz Boyle 104 155 6 9 .947 1.55
Bill Matheson 69 98 6 5 .954 1.51

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marv Breuer 36 0.00
George Washburn 35 0.00
Fred Gay 31 0.00
Bob Miller 30 0.00
Al Piechota 29 0.00
Kemp Wicker 27 0.00
Frank Makosky 24 0.00
Jack LaRocca 19 0.00
Norm Branch 16 0.00
Joe Vance 13 0.00
Tiny Bonham 10 0.00
William Yocke 8 0.00
George Jeffcoat 2 0.00
Jim Prendergast 2 0.00
Charley Stanceu 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tiny Bonham 24 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Aug 16, 1913 Ione, CA, US
Buzz Boyle 30 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 9, 1908 Cincinnati, OH, US
Norm Branch 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 22, 1915 Spokane, WA, US
El Breese 27 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 22, 1910 Creston, IA, US
Marv Breuer 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 29, 1914 Rolla, MO, US
Harry Davis 30 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 7, 1908 Shreveport, LA, US
Gil English 28 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 2, 1909 Glenola, NC, US
Joe Gallagher 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 7, 1914 Buffalo, NY, US
Fred Gay 24 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 14, 1914 Savannah, GA, US
Jack Glynn 27 L 5' 11.0" 185 May 7, 1911 Franklin, NJ, US
Ralph Hamner 21 R R 6' 3.0" 165 Sep 12, 1916 Gibsland, LA, US
Chris Hartje 23 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 25, 1915 San Francisco, CA, US
Billy Holm 25 R R 5' 10.0" 168 Jul 21, 1912 Chicago, IL, US
George Jeffcoat 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 24, 1913 New Brookfield, SC, US
Eddie Joost 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 5, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Wally Judnich 22 L L 6' 1.0" 205 Jan 24, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Frankie Kelleher 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 22, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Jack LaRocca 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 17, 1914 New York, NY, US
Frank Makosky 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 20, 1910 Boonton, NJ, US
Bill Matheson 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 9, 1914 Oakland, CA, US
Clyde McCullough 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 4, 1917 Nashville, TN, US
Bob Miller 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1913
Eddie Miller 21 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Nov 26, 1916 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Leo Norris 30 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 17, 1908 Bay St. Louis, MS, US
Bruce Ogrodowski 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 17, 1912 Hoytville, PA, US
Al Piechota 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 19, 1914 Chicago, IL, US
Jim Prendergast 20 L L 6' 1.0" 208 Aug 23, 1917 Brooklyn, NY, US
Johnny Riddle 32 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Oct 3, 1905 Clinton, SC, US
John Rosettie 26 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 24, 1912 Wellsboro, PA, US
Jack Saltzgaver 35 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 23, 1903 Croton, IA, US
Charley Stanceu 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 9, 1916 Canton, OH, US
Joe Vance 32 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 16, 1905 Devine, TX, US
Charles Warren 21 L 6' 0.0" 180 1917
George Washburn 23 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 6, 1914 Solon, ME, US
Kemp Wicker 31 R L 5' 11.0" 182 Aug 13, 1906 Kernersville, NC, US
William Yocke 27 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 19, 1910

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