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1950 Kansas City Blues

1950 > Class AAA > 1950 American Association
Overall: 54-99
Scored 638 runs, Allowed 860 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 56-97

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Joe Kuhel
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1949 / 1951

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 Ted Atkinson 21 5 9 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 Lew Burdette 23 29 53 40 5 6 0 0 0 4 0 10 10 .150 .333 .150 .483 6 2 1 2
3 Bob Cerv 25 94 358 349 49 106 10 13 14 49 13 5 71 .304 .314 .527 .841 184 10 0 4
4 Dain Clay 30 30 123 111 16 27 3 1 1 9 2 9 10 .243 .300 .315 .615 35 3 0 3
5 Wes Curtis 20 3 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
6 Art DelDuca 23 4 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
7 Bill Drescher* 29 110 349 289 31 77 14 1 5 35 1 53 24 .266 .382 .374 .756 108 6 1 6
8 John Fitzgerald* 24 4 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Hank Foiles 21 15 27 24 3 6 1 0 1 3 0 3 6 .250 .333 .417 .750 10 0 0 0
10 Whitey Ford* 21 12 38 32 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 4 8 .094 .194 .094 .288 3 0 0 2
11 Jim Gleeson# 38 72 166 135 25 33 7 2 6 36 2 29 26 .244 .378 .459 .837 62 4 0 2
12 Tom Gorman 25 46 21 19 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .105 .150 .105 .255 2 1 0 1
13 Paul Hinrichs 24 50 17 15 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 .200 .294 .200 .494 3 1 0 0
14 Wally Hood 24 32 58 48 2 13 0 0 0 4 0 4 8 .271 .327 .271 .598 13 1 0 6
15 Roy Jarvis 24 80 235 195 32 52 13 1 3 24 2 35 26 .267 .378 .390 .768 76 5 0 5
16 Bob Keegan 29 30 42 37 6 7 0 0 0 2 0 3 7 .189 .250 .189 .439 7 3 0 2
17 Bobby Kline 21 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
18 Bob Landeck 25 23 16 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 2 .154 .313 .154 .466 2 0 0 0
19 Dave Madison 29 25 59 51 5 7 0 0 0 2 0 2 7 .137 .185 .137 .322 7 2 1 5
20 Billy Martin 22 29 127 118 15 33 6 2 4 10 2 6 11 .280 .320 .466 .786 55 3 1 2
21 Malcolm Mick* 27 38 141 118 24 36 2 2 1 15 2 19 9 .305 .406 .381 .787 45 3 1 3
22 Johnny Mize* 37 26 108 94 18 28 4 0 5 18 0 13 5 .298 .389 .500 .889 47 1 1 0
23 Fenton Mole* 25 86 321 273 38 71 10 0 15 51 1 44 40 .260 .365 .462 .826 126 3 1 3
24 Joe Muffoletto 29 98 275 239 25 51 7 2 2 19 0 34 19 .213 .311 .285 .596 68 7 0 2
25 Al Pilarcik* 19 8 24 6 .250
26 Duane Pillette 27 4 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Joe Polich 20 51 157 144 5 38 8 1 0 12 2 7 18 .264 .303 .333 .636 48 3 1 5
28 Bob Porterfield 26 3 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
29 George Prigge 20 9 27 6 .222
30 Bill Renna 25 27 88 79 6 16 4 1 1 7 0 7 13 .203 .276 .316 .592 25 2 1 1
31 Culley Rikard* 36 115 389 308 45 87 11 2 3 41 2 81 22 .282 .432 .360 .792 111 14 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
32 Sid Schacht 32 18 47 41 2 8 2 2 0 6 0 4 18 .195 .267 .341 .608 14 0 0 2
33 Harry Schaeffer* 26 1 1 1 1.000
34 Spec Shea 29 27 41 36 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 3 .111 .200 .139 .339 5 2 0 1
35 Jerry Snyder 20 145 572 526 68 149 28 2 1 48 9 30 50 .283 .323 .350 .673 184 9 1 15
36 Odie Strain 27 4 10 2 .200
37 Leo Thomas 26 36 132 112 11 28 4 0 0 19 2 16 10 .250 .354 .286 .640 32 5 2 2
38 Gene Valla 24 136 569 517 73 150 12 3 1 46 9 39 34 .290 .346 .331 .677 171 10 5 8
39 Bill Virdon* 19 14 44 41 3 14 3 0 0 3 0 0 3 .341 .341 .415 .756 17 1 0 3
40 Archie Wilson 26 144 543 518 66 135 27 6 5 46 8 18 54 .261 .288 .365 .653 189 12 2 5
41 Mickey Witek 34 15 58 52 6 14 2 0 1 4 0 6 5 .269 .345 .365 .710 19 1 0 0
42 Clarence Wojtowicz 19 31 113 98 8 20 6 0 2 11 0 11 11 .204 .284 .327 .611 32 5 0 4
43 Bill Woop* 26 18 10 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000 .222 .000 .222 0 0 0 1
44 Junior Wooten 26 4 11 3 .273
45 Hank Workman* 24 135 564 491 72 131 18 3 23 88 2 61 44 .267 .357 .456 .813 224 7 8 4
45 Players 26.0 156 5617 4980 638 1294 197 42 91 576 59 506 604 .260 .332 .371 .703 1848 118 28 103
* - 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 Lew Burdette 23 7 7 .500 4.79 27 18 9 0 139.0 150 79 74 52 77 4 3 2 1.453 9.7 3.4 5.0 1.48
2 Wes Curtis 20 0 0 3 8.0
3 Art DelDuca 23 1 0 1.000 6.00 4 0 9.0 9 6 6 1 4 5 1 0 0 1.444 9.0 1.0 4.0 5.0 1.25
4 John Fitzgerald* 24 0 0 4 6.0
5 Whitey Ford* 21 6 3 .667 3.22 12 12 8 2 95.0 81 39 34 48 80 2 5 5 1.358 7.7 4.5 7.6 1.67
6 Tom Gorman 25 3 5 .375 5.01 45 3 1 0 97.0 101 67 54 55 66 2 3 7 1.608 9.4 5.1 6.1 1.20
7 Paul Hinrichs 24 6 5 .545 5.53 49 4 0 0 96.0 112 68 59 57 62 4 3 3 1.760 10.5 5.3 5.8 1.09
8 Wally Hood 24 7 16 .304 5.42 32 26 8 1 161.0 202 119 97 96 64 1 1 4 1.851 11.3 5.4 3.6 0.67
9 Bob Keegan 29 4 12 .250 5.81 30 19 6 1 127.0 152 90 82 61 62 5 8 5 1.677 10.8 4.3 4.4 1.02
10 Bob Landeck 25 1 4 .200 5.40 23 3 0 0 60.0 80 43 36 24 24 1 0 2 1.733 12.0 3.6 3.6 1.00
11 Dave Madison 29 6 15 .286 4.50 24 24 7 1 170.0 184 108 85 73 79 2 0 2 1.512 9.7 3.9 4.2 1.08
12 Eugene Olson 22 0 0 2 2.0
13 Duane Pillette 27 0 4 .000 7.07 4 1 28.0 37 26 22 6 9 8 0 1 0 1.643 11.9 1.9 2.9 2.6 0.89
14 Bob Porterfield 26 0 2 .000 5.62 3 0 8.0 9 5 5 0 2 3 0 0 0 1.375 10.1 0.0 2.2 3.4 1.50
15 Hugh Radcliffe 21 0 1 .000 18.00 2 0 2.0 4 4 4 1 4 1 0 0 0 4.000 18.0 4.5 18.0 4.5 0.25
16 Sid Schacht 32 6 8 .429 3.38 17 17 8 2 117.0 102 54 44 46 62 3 1 1 1.265 7.8 3.5 4.8 1.35
17 Harry Schaeffer* 26 0 0 1 0.2
18 Spec Shea 29 6 11 .353 6.28 27 19 4 0 116.0 132 96 81 65 58 0 1 5 1.698 10.2 5.0 4.5 0.89
19 Bill Woop* 26 1 6 .143 8.16 18 2 43.0 45 40 39 2 46 24 0 1 3 2.116 9.4 0.4 9.6 5.0 0.52
19 Players 26.1 54 99 .353 156 156 860
* - 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
Bill Drescher 93 428 37 5 7 .989 5.00 1
Roy Jarvis 67 298 31 5 9 .985 4.91 7
Hank Foiles 12 34 1 2 0 .946 2.92 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fenton Mole 59 479 35 6 46 .988 8.71
Hank Workman 44 336 33 12 30 .969 8.39
Malcolm Mick 31 251 19 7 18 .975 8.71
Johnny Mize 25 205 17 0 23 1.000 8.88

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Muffoletto 64 153 164 11 41 .966 4.95
Jerry Snyder 41 89 105 4 24 .980 4.73
Billy Martin 29 68 80 8 27 .949 5.10
Gene Valla 21 49 60 3 11 .973 5.19

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Valla 77 55 113 13 17 .928 2.18
Leo Thomas 35 43 51 6 7 .940 2.69
Mickey Witek 14 10 22 5 2 .865 2.29
Joe Polich 11 8 19 4 0 .871 2.45

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Snyder 96 173 265 31 50 .934 4.56
Gene Valla 39 59 92 3 19 .981 3.87
Joe Polich 35 47 88 10 18 .931 3.86

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Archie Wilson 138 325 17 7 2 .980 2.48
Culley Rikard 97 161 7 7 2 .960 1.73 Stats for 2 teams
Hank Workman 90 162 8 10 2 .944 1.89
Bob Cerv 89 192 9 3 2 .985 2.26
Jim Gleeson 37 48 2 6 0 .893 1.35
Dain Clay 30 81 2 1 1 .988 2.77
Clarence Wojtowicz 28 51 2 0 0 1.000 1.89
Bill Renna 23 28 1 2 0 .935 1.26
Fenton Mole 18 33 1 4 0 .895 1.89
Bill Virdon 11 13 1 1 0 .933 1.27

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Hinrichs 49 8 16 2 1 .923 0.49
Tom Gorman 45 3 24 0 3 1.000 0.60
Wally Hood 32 15 39 3 3 .947 1.69
Bob Keegan 30 11 23 2 0 .944 1.13
Lew Burdette 27 8 32 3 2 .930 1.48
Spec Shea 27 6 29 2 2 .946 1.30
Dave Madison 24 7 36 1 1 .977 1.79
Bob Landeck 23 3 17 1 0 .952 0.87
Bill Woop 18 3 7 0 0 1.000 0.56
Sid Schacht 17 4 16 2 3 .909 1.18
Whitey Ford 12 5 10 1 1 .938 1.25
Art DelDuca 4 0.00
John Fitzgerald 4 0.00
Duane Pillette 4 0.00
Wes Curtis 3 0.00
Bob Porterfield 3 0.00
Eugene Olson 2 0.00
Hugh Radcliffe 2 0.00
Harry Schaeffer 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ted Atkinson 21 R 6' 0.0" 175 1929
Lew Burdette 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 22, 1926 Nitro, WV, US
Bob Cerv 25 R R 6' 0.0" 200 May 5, 1925 Weston, NE, US
Dain Clay 30 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 10, 1919 Hicksville, OH, US
Wes Curtis 20 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Dec 27, 1929 Jasper, TX, US
Art DelDuca 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 2, 1927 Methuen, MA, US
Bill Drescher 29 L R 6' 2.0" 190 May 23, 1921 Congers, NY, US
John Fitzgerald 24 L L 5' 11.0" 170 1926
Hank Foiles 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jun 10, 1929 Richmond, VA, US
Whitey Ford 21 L L 5' 10.0" 178 Oct 21, 1928 New York, NY, US
Pete Gebrian 26 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 10, 1923 Bayonne, NJ, US
Jim Gleeson 38 S R 6' 1.0" 191 Mar 5, 1912 Kansas City, MO, US
Tom Gorman 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 4, 1925 New York, NY, US
Paul Hinrichs 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 31, 1925 Marengo, IA, US
Wally Hood 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 24, 1925 Los Angeles, CA, US
Roy Jarvis 24 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Jun 7, 1926 Shawnee, OK, US
Bob Keegan 29 R R 6' 2.0" 207 Aug 4, 1920 Rochester, NY, US
Bobby Kline 21 R R 6' 0.0" 179 Jan 27, 1929 St. Petersburg, FL, US
Bob Landeck 25 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 17, 1925 Blue Island, IL, US
Dave Madison 29 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Feb 1, 1921 Brooksville, MS, US
Billy Martin 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 16, 1928 Berkeley, CA, US
Malcolm Mick 27 L 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 28, 1923
Johnny Mize 37 L R 6' 2.0" 215 Jan 7, 1913 Demorest, GA, US
Fenton Mole 25 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 14, 1925 San Leandro, CA, US
Joe Muffoletto 29 R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 21, 1921
Eugene Olson 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1928
Al Pilarcik 19 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 3, 1930 Whiting, IN, US
Duane Pillette 27 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 24, 1922 Detroit, MI, US
Herb Plews 22 L R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 14, 1928 Helena, MT, US
Joe Polich 20 R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 20, 1930 San Francisco, CA, US
Bob Porterfield 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 10, 1923 Newport, VA, US
George Prigge 20 R 6' 2.0" 190 1930
Hugh Radcliffe 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 27, 1928 Fort Valley, GA, US
Bill Renna 25 R R 6' 3.0" 218 Oct 14, 1924 Hanford, CA, US
Culley Rikard 36 L R 5' 11.0" 183 May 9, 1914 Oxford, MS, US
Sid Schacht 32 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 3, 1918 Bogota, NJ, US
Harry Schaeffer 26 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Jun 23, 1924 Reading, PA, US
Spec Shea 29 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 2, 1920 Naugatuck, CT, US
Jerry Snyder 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 21, 1929 Jenks, OK, US
Odie Strain 27 R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 3, 1922 Decatur, IL, US
Leo Thomas 26 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Jul 26, 1923 Turlock, CA, US
Gene Valla 24 R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 3, 1925 San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Virdon 19 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 9, 1931 Hazel Park, MI, US
Archie Wilson 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 25, 1923 Los Angeles, CA, US
Mickey Witek 34 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 19, 1915 Luzerne, PA, US
Clarence Wojtowicz 19 R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 16, 1930 Chicopee, MA, US
Bill Woop 26 L L 6' 1.0" 210 Sep 13, 1923 New York, NY, US
Junior Wooten 26 R L 5' 11.0" 160 Jan 16, 1924 Pelzer, SC, US
Hank Workman 24 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 5, 1926 Los Angeles, CA, US

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