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1940 Oklahoma City Indians

1940 > Class A-1 > 1940 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Rogers Hornsby and Jim Keesey
Represented: Oklahoma City, OK
Ballpark: Holland Park (Oklahoma City, OK)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1939 / 1941

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Dewey Adkins2212222100.091.1363
2Neal Arlett*218259100.360.40010
3Harry Bassin*241003891072474.275.404157
4Sheriff Blake#40426411100.172.18812Stats for 2 teams
5Louis Brower3916277100.259.2968
6Walter Brown259140000.000.0000
7Joe Burns24248418401.214.29825
8Ted Cieslak2712337910618811.280.456173
9Ed Coleman*38227215400.208.26419
10Merle Coleman*23682000.250.2502
11Fred Collins*24369629821.302.45844
12Tom Corbett*251394341131894.260.371161Stats for 3 teams
13Harold Cromer*22471100.143.2862
14George Dickey#241133241022045.315.448145
15Albert Fisher285010325225.243.44746
16Charlie Fuchs#26488215110.183.22018Stats for 2 teams
17Joe Gedzius243411727603.231.35942
19Orval Grove2024483000.063.0633
20Jim Hegan194413839732.283.42058
21Rogers Hornsby441110001.0001.0001
22Dixie Howell271434611052012.228.289133
23Pinky Jorgensen2514046411419423.246.453210Stats for 2 teams
24Jim Keesey374211638822.328.48356
25Don Kolloway211275201462569.281.404210
26John Larrieu195143001.214.4296
27Dale Livingston251310000.000.0000
28Charles Marleau3022197000.368.3687
29Milton McDougal2899245601721.245.34384Stats for 2 teams
30Lewis McLendon2529379100.243.27010
31George Milstead*37520000.000.0000Stats for 2 teams
32Bob Mitchell20580000.000.0000
33Robert Moers?--231000.333.3331
34Orville Nesselrode24166417310.266.34422
35James Nicholson23216311010.175.20613Stats for 2 teams
36Otho Nitcholas31367421400.284.33825Stats for 2 teams
37Donald Prather234616840940.238.33957
38Paul Pride20130000.000.0000
39Bill Prince3120242000.083.0832
40Tony Rensa385141000.071.0711
41Virgil Richardson#20140000.000.0000
42Stan Schino3157189391025.206.36068Stats for 2 teams
43Kola Sharpe349134100.308.3855
44Steve Shemo257222000.091.0912
45Dave Short*2316061617939125.291.417257
46Eddie Silber2685308821839.266.432133Stats for 2 teams
47Cecil Smyly*2118245210.208.3759
48Benjamin SoRelle2518252000.080.0802Stats for 2 teams
49Irv Stein2951509000.180.1809
50Thurman Tucker*224014437620.257.32647
51Gilbert Turner22220000.000.0000
52Elmer Weingartner2111293010.103.1725
53Eddie Yount24236613210.197.25817
53 Players25.5
* - 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
1Dewey Adkins2271.8752.801274.0482423281.0275.83.4
2Sheriff Blake401012.4553.2842192.020110070481.2979.42.2Stats for 2 teams
3Walter Brown2513.2504.62937.0322119231.4867.85.6
4Merle Coleman2312.3334.50626.0341613131.80811.84.5
5Albert Fisher?28109.5263.6727169.01687269281.1608.91.5
6Charlie Fuchs261913.5943.5048257.02391201001051.3398.43.7Stats for 2 teams
7Stan Goletz*2201.00029.01611.88916.01.0
8Orval Grove20109.5262.8824156.01416350521.2378.13.0
9Dale Livingston25005.001218.0191210121.7229.56.0
10Charles Marleau3051.8333.812259.065322591.2549.91.4
11Ralph Marshall240033.0944.33327.012.0
12Lewis McLendon2549.3083.9129129.01568556401.51910.92.8
13George Milstead*3711.5009.0058.01410822.00015.82.2Stats for 2 teams
14Otho Nitcholas311310.5653.1735193.02149168181.20210.00.8Stats for 2 teams
15Red Phillips310045.01212.60021.61.8
16Bill Prince3136.3336.722083.01176962271.73512.72.9
17Kola Sharpe3421.6676.55933.054262441.75814.71.1
18Benjamin SoRelle2558.3852.791887.0824627271.2538.52.8Stats for 2 teams
19Irv Stein291115.4233.8451199.020916085431.2669.51.9
20Lefty Wilkie*2501.000410.01852.30016.24.5
20 Players28.6
* - 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


George Dickey974066011.9774.80
Milton McDougal712993512.9654.70Stats for 2 teams
Jim Hegan34161153.9835.18


Harry Bassin999333713.9879.80
Fred Collins36285171.9978.39
Jim Keesey3225162.9928.03


Don Kolloway12633240325.9675.83
Joe Gedzius317011212.9385.87


Ted Cieslak1006819229.9002.60
Donald Prather3423615.9442.47
Joe Burns2119385.9192.71
James Nicholson2121516.9233.43Stats for 2 teams


Dixie Howell14123843044.9384.74


Dave Short1603501518.9532.28
Tom Corbett127214131.9961.79Stats for 3 teams
Pinky Jorgensen126252207.9752.16Stats for 2 teams
Eddie Silber72219113.9873.19Stats for 2 teams
Stan Schino508394.9581.84Stats for 2 teams
Thurman Tucker396122.9691.62
Ed Coleman202311.9601.20
Orville Nesselrode162854.8922.06
Eddie Yount1213101.0001.17


Irv Stein510.00
Charlie Fuchs480.00Stats for 2 teams
Sheriff Blake420.00Stats for 2 teams
Otho Nitcholas350.00Stats for 2 teams
Lewis McLendon290.00
Albert Fisher270.00
Orval Grove240.00
Charles Marleau220.00
Bill Prince200.00
Benjamin SoRelle180.00Stats for 2 teams
Dewey Adkins120.00
Dale Livingston120.00
Walter Brown90.00
Kola Sharpe90.00
Merle Coleman60.00
George Milstead50.00Stats for 2 teams
Red Phillips40.00
Lefty Wilkie40.00
Ralph Marshall30.00
Stan Goletz20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Dewey Adkins22RR6' 2.0"195May 11, 1918Norcatur, KS, US
Neal Arlett21LR6' 0.0"160Mar 17, 1919CA, US
Harry Bassin24L6' 1.0"1751916
Sheriff Blake40SR6' 0.0"180Sep 17, 1899Ansted, WV, US
Louis Brower39RR5' 10.0"155Jul 1, 1900Cleveland, OH, US
Walter Brown25RR5' 11.0"175Apr 23, 1915Jamestown, NY, US
Joe Burns24RR5' 10.0"175Jun 17, 1916Bryn Mawr, PA, US
Ted Cieslak27RR5' 10.0"175Nov 22, 1912Milwaukee, WI, US
Ed Coleman38LR6' 2.0"200Dec 1, 1901Canby, OR, US
Merle Coleman23LR6' 4.0"1917
Fred Collins24LL6' 1.0"1701916
Tom Corbett25LR5' 11.0"184Apr 29, 1915Winona, MN, US
Harold Cromer22L5' 10.0"1851918
George Dickey24SR6' 2.0"180Jul 10, 1915Kensett, AR, US
Albert Fisher28R6' 3.0"2051912
Charlie Fuchs26SR5' 8.0"168Nov 18, 1913Union City, NJ, US
Joe Gedzius24R5' 10.0"1701916Dunn, NC, US
Stan Goletz22LL6' 3.0"200May 21, 1918Crescent, OH, US
Orval Grove20RR6' 3.0"196Aug 29, 1919Mineral, KS, US
Jim Hegan19RR6' 2.0"195Aug 3, 1920Lynn, MA, US
Rogers Hornsby44RR5' 11.0"175Apr 27, 1896Winters, TX, US
Dixie Howell27R5' 11.0"165Nov 24, 1912Hartford, AL, US
Pinky Jorgensen25RR6' 1.0"195Nov 21, 1914Laton, CA, US
Jim Keesey37RR6' 0.0"170Oct 27, 1902Perryville, MO, US
Don Kolloway21RR6' 3.0"200Aug 4, 1918Posen, IL, US
John Larrieu19R6' 0.0"1751921
Dale Livingston25RR6' 1.0"1801915
Charles Marleau30RR5' 11.0"175Mar 25, 1910Toledo, OH, US
Ralph Marshall24RR6' 0.0"1901916Dallas, TX, US
Milton McDougal28R5' 11.0"1801912
Lewis McLendon25RR6' 1.0"1581915
George Milstead37LL5' 10.0"144Jun 26, 1903Cleburne, TX, US
Bob Mitchell20RR6' 3.0"1801920
Robert Moers--Unknown
Orville Nesselrode24R6' 3.0"185Jul 30, 1915Parkersburg, WV, US
James Nicholson23R6' 0.0"1871917
Otho Nitcholas31RR6' 0.0"190Sep 13, 1908McKinney, TX, US
Red Phillips31RR6' 3.0"195Nov 3, 1908Pauls Valley, OK, US
Donald Prather23R5' 8.0"1451917
Paul Pride20R5' 11.0"1781920
Bill Prince31RR6' 0.0"195Feb 8, 1909Chicago, IL, US
Tony Rensa38RR5' 10.0"180Sep 29, 1901Parsons, PA, US
Virgil Richardson20S6' 0.0"180Dec 25, 1919
Stan Schino31R5' 10.0"178Feb 22, 1909Oakland, CA, US
Kola Sharpe34RR5' 11.0"1601906
Steve Shemo25RR5' 11.0"175Apr 9, 1915Swoyersville, PA, US
Dave Short23LR5' 11.0"162May 11, 1917Magnolia, AR, US
Eddie Silber26RR5' 11.0"170Jun 6, 1914Philadelphia, PA, US
Cecil Smyly21L5' 8.0"1681919
Benjamin SoRelle25RR6' 0.0"175Jul 8, 1914San Marcos, TX, US
Irv Stein29RR6' 2.0"170May 21, 1911Madisonville, LA, US
Thurman Tucker22LR5' 10.0"165Sep 26, 1917Gordon, TX, US
Gilbert Turner22R5' 9.0"1751918
Elmer Weingartner21RR5' 11.0"178Aug 13, 1918Cleveland, OH, US
Lefty Wilkie25LL5' 11.0"175Oct 30, 1914Zealandia, SK, CA
Eddie Yount24RR6' 1.0"185Dec 19, 1915Newton, NC, US

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