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1950 Rochester Red Wings

1950 > Class AAA > 1950 International League
Overall: 92-59

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Johnny Keane
Represented: Rochester, NY
Ballpark: n/a
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 Steve Bilko 21 109 391 334 71 97 18 6 15 58 1 56 68 .290 .392 .515 .907 172 0 1
2 Dick Bokelmann 23 10 6 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 0
3 Don Bollweg* 29 92 300 256 61 80 18 0 17 60 6 42 29 .313 .411 .582 .993 149 1 1
4 Roy Broome 29 31 142 118 18 32 6 1 1 21 2 22 8 .271 .386 .364 .750 43 0 2
5 Joseph Chuka 27 21 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0 0
6 Larry Ciaffone 25 97 345 321 47 104 7 6 10 53 3 17 14 .324 .362 .477 .838 153 2 5
7 Dick Cole 24 135 612 528 93 147 17 5 4 44 3 76 39 .278 .371 .352 .724 186 2 6
8 Jackie Collum* 23 40 37 34 5 11 0 0 0 6 0 3 1 .324 .378 .324 .702 11 0 0
9 George Copeland 29 37 54 52 5 8 0 0 0 2 0 1 13 .154 .170 .154 .324 8 0 1
10 Russ Derry* 33 133 552 438 95 123 20 2 30 102 3 110 70 .281 .428 .541 .969 237 3 1
11 Jack Faszholz 23 22 36 33 5 6 2 0 1 6 0 0 11 .182 .206 .333 .539 11 1 2
12 Maurice Garlock 22 3 2 1 .500
13 Jack Hussey 28 13 53 44 8 11 3 0 4 11 1 8 13 .250 .377 .591 .968 26 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
14 William Long 24 1 3 1 .333
15 Chip Marshall 30 65 167 128 20 26 6 2 0 17 0 39 27 .203 .389 .281 .670 36 0 0
16 Ed Mierkowicz 26 114 449 389 53 114 15 8 7 64 2 53 34 .293 .382 .427 .809 166 3 4
17 Edmund Nietopski 23 96 316 276 31 58 7 0 3 35 1 28 48 .210 .294 .268 .563 74 5 7
18 Lou Ortiz 27 115 416 348 51 79 13 4 12 54 1 61 48 .227 .344 .391 .735 136 1 6
19 Tom Poholsky 20 31 90 78 6 15 4 0 0 3 0 8 16 .192 .267 .244 .511 19 0 4
20 Bill Reeder 28 23 53 44 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 3 22 .091 .167 .114 .280 5 1 5
21 Hal Rice* 26 114 485 413 87 128 21 8 17 79 10 67 40 .310 .407 .523 .930 216 1 4
22 Don Richmond* 30 140 645 573 126 191 31 11 18 99 6 67 37 .333 .404 .520 .924 298 1 4
23 Mike Schultz* 29 33 39 28 3 9 1 0 0 6 0 8 4 .321 .472 .357 .829 10 0 3
24 Alfred Stringer 28 102 372 333 46 101 23 3 0 24 2 29 37 .303 .364 .390 .755 130 3 7 Stats for 2 teams
25 Thomas Westcott 23 5 23 9 .391
26 Del Wilber 31 123 467 440 64 130 23 7 11 80 2 24 41 .295 .333 .455 .788 200 1 2
27 Ken Wild 24 49 67 56 11 13 2 0 0 10 0 9 12 .232 .338 .268 .606 15 0 2
28 Jerry Witte 34 19 40 37 6 10 2 0 2 9 0 3 11 .270 .325 .486 .811 18 0 0
29 Johnnie Wittig 36 31 47 41 3 10 0 1 0 0 0 3 10 .244 .295 .293 .588 12 0 3 Stats for 2 teams
30 Eddie Yuhas 25 32 88 84 14 17 2 1 2 13 0 2 21 .202 .230 .321 .551 27 1 1
30 Players 27.2 152 5899 5106 885 1430 222 62 152 832 42 708 631 .280 .370 .437 .807 2232 23 62
* - 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 Dick Bokelmann 23 0 5 .000 8.10 10 5 0 0 30.0 38 36 27 17 13 1 0 1.833 11.4 5.1 3.9 0.76
2 Joseph Chuka 27 1 3 .250 7.20 21 3 0 0 35.0 42 29 28 23 16 0 1 1.857 10.8 5.9 4.1 0.70
3 Lou Ciola 27 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 3.000 9.0 18.0 0.0 0.00
4 Jackie Collum* 23 8 6 .571 3.03 40 3 1 0 104.0 92 49 35 52 52 4 0 3 1.385 8.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
5 George Copeland 29 8 8 .500 5.35 32 19 7 0 138.0 123 92 82 115 84 3 0 2 1.725 8.0 7.5 5.5 0.73
6 George Dries* 25 0 1 .000 19.50 4 1 0 0 6.0 18 19 13 7 1 0 0 4.167 27.0 10.5 1.5 0.14
7 Jack Faszholz 23 5 3 .625 4.03 20 12 5 1 96.0 98 54 43 41 28 0 0 0 1.448 9.2 3.8 2.6 0.68
8 Maurice Garlock 22 0 1 .000 4.50 3 1 0 0 10.0 8 5 5 6 8 0 0 1.400 7.2 5.4 7.2 1.33
9 Tom Poholsky 20 18 6 .750 2.17 28 25 21 5 212.0 193 65 51 59 90 2 1 4 1.189 8.2 2.5 3.8 1.53
10 Bill Reeder 28 9 8 .529 4.60 23 20 8 1 139.0 148 82 71 73 73 3 0 2 1.590 9.6 4.7 4.7 1.00
11 Mike Schultz* 29 8 5 .615 4.50 31 10 5 2 98.0 100 53 49 37 53 0 1 0 1.398 9.2 3.4 4.9 1.43
12 Ken Wild 24 12 1 .923 4.86 32 8 2 0 113.0 118 69 61 52 42 3 0 2 1.504 9.4 4.1 3.3 0.81
13 Johnnie Wittig 36 8 6 .571 5.48 31 16 6 0 120.0 150 87 73 54 63 0 0 1 1.700 11.2 4.0 4.7 1.17 Stats for 2 teams
14 Eddie Yuhas 25 15 6 .714 4.54 32 29 11 0 204.0 214 119 103 108 95 5 2 8 1.578 9.4 4.8 4.2 0.88
14 Players 26.2 92 59 .609 152 152
* - 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
Del Wilber 114 487 42 10 7 .981 4.64 7
Chip Marshall 61 209 16 0 3 1.000 3.69 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Bilko 89 697 62 11 67 .986 8.53
Don Bollweg 69 541 46 11 44 .982 8.51

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Ortiz 96 216 259 17 64 .965 4.95
Dick Cole 69 124 168 8 24 .973 4.23

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Richmond 138 147 260 23 27 .947 2.95
Lou Ortiz 12 21 16 5 2 .881 3.08

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alfred Stringer 88 144 243 18 39 .956 4.40 Stats for 2 teams
Edmund Nietopski 87 150 209 19 35 .950 4.13
Dick Cole 74 146 204 24 53 .936 4.73

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Russ Derry 131 291 11 4 2 .987 2.31
Hal Rice 113 201 11 7 1 .968 1.88
Ed Mierkowicz 106 251 9 5 2 .981 2.45
Larry Ciaffone 81 162 7 6 0 .966 2.09
Roy Broome 31 78 4 0 2 1.000 2.65
Jack Hussey 12 17 1 2 0 .900 1.50 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jackie Collum 40 4 31 2 2 .946 0.88
George Copeland 32 10 27 1 1 .974 1.16
Ken Wild 32 11 28 0 1 1.000 1.22
Eddie Yuhas 32 11 34 2 2 .957 1.41
Mike Schultz 31 6 11 2 0 .895 0.55
Johnnie Wittig 31 8 15 1 0 .958 0.74 Stats for 2 teams
Tom Poholsky 28 9 33 0 2 1.000 1.50
Bill Reeder 23 3 22 2 0 .926 1.09
Joseph Chuka 21 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.29
Jack Faszholz 20 4 14 1 0 .947 0.90
Dick Bokelmann 10 2 8 0 0 1.000 1.00
George Dries 4 0.00
Maurice Garlock 3 0.00
Lou Ciola 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Steve Bilko 21 R R 6' 1.0" 230 Nov 13, 1928 Nanticoke, PA, US
Dick Bokelmann 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 26, 1926 Arlington Heights, IL, US
Don Bollweg 29 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 12, 1921 Wheaton, IL, US
Roy Broome 29 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 17, 1921 Norwood, NC, US
Joseph Chuka 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1923
Larry Ciaffone 25 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Aug 17, 1924 Brooklyn, NY, US
Lou Ciola 27 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Sep 6, 1922 Norfolk, VA, US
Dick Cole 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 6, 1926 Long Beach, CA, US
Jackie Collum 23 L L 5' 7.0" 160 Jun 21, 1927 Victor, IA, US
George Copeland 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1921
Russ Derry 33 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 7, 1916 Princeton, MO, US
George Dries 25 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jun 9, 1925 Reading, PA, US
Jack Faszholz 23 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 11, 1927 St. Louis, MO, US
Maurice Garlock 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 4, 1927
Jack Hussey 28 R 6' 2.0" 210 1922
William Long 24 R 6' 0.0" 175 1926
Chip Marshall 30 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Aug 28, 1919 Wilmington, DE, US
Ed Mierkowicz 26 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Mar 6, 1924 Wyandotte, MI, US
Edmund Nietopski 23 R 5' 9.0" 170 1927
Lou Ortiz 27 R 6' 3.0" 200 May 14, 1923 Albuquerque, NM, US
Tom Poholsky 20 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Aug 26, 1929 Detroit, MI, US
Bill Reeder 28 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Feb 20, 1922 Dike, TX, US
Hal Rice 26 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 11, 1924 Morganette, WV, US
Don Richmond 30 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 27, 1919 Gillett, PA, US
Mike Schultz 29 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Dec 17, 1920 Syracuse, NY, US
Alfred Stringer 28 R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 6, 1922
Thomas Westcott 23 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1927
Del Wilber 31 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 24, 1919 Lincoln Park, MI, US
Ken Wild 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1926
Jerry Witte 34 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 30, 1915 St. Louis, MO, US
Johnnie Wittig 36 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 16, 1914 Baltimore, MD, US
Eddie Yuhas 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 5, 1924 Youngstown, OH, US

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