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1943 Elmira Pioneers

1943 > Class A > 1943 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Philadelphia Athletics-AL
Manager: Ray Brubaker
Represented: Elmira, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1942 / 1944

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 Willis Baker 21 15 22 2 0 0 0 .091 .091 2
2 Ernie Bickhaus 20 35 38 7 2 0 0 .184 .237 9
3 Ed Busch 25 133 524 159 16 10 0 .303 .372 195
4 George Corona 18 119 378 97 10 5 0 .257 .310 117
5 Cliff Fannin* 19 14 21 4 0 0 0 .190 .190 4
6 Sylvester Goedde* 18 20 29 4 2 0 0 .138 .207 6
7 Art Gunning 25 76 225 53 6 0 0 .236 .262 59
8 Melvin Hofmeister? -- 11 17 2 0 0 0 .118 .118 2
9 Art Jones 37 21 47 10 0 0 0 .213 .213 10
10 Barney Lutz* 27 141 537 163 35 10 2 .304 .417 224
11 Pud Miller 20 104 341 96 25 5 4 .282 .419 143
12 Les Moss 18 96 279 86 18 3 3 .308 .427 119
13 Alex Mustaikis 34 77 179 64 20 3 0 .358 .503 90
14 Walter Nowak* 26 140 487 131 22 18 0 .269 .388 189
15 Ribs Raney 20 20 25 6 1 0 0 .240 .280 7
16 Donald Richards? -- 17 44 6 0 0 0 .136 .136 6
17 Leon Ropelewski? -- 31 87 18 1 1 0 .207 .241 21
18 Don Smith* 25 141 546 181 18 9 0 .332 .397 217
19 Robert Stoner 28 64 209 55 7 4 1 .263 .349 73 Stats for 2 teams
20 Carlton Wood 25 69 248 70 5 3 0 .282 .327 81
21 Ken Wood 18 72 249 58 13 1 1 .233 .305 76
22 Sam Zoldak* 24 37 91 18 1 1 0 .198 .231 21
22 Players 24.0
* - 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 Willis Baker* 21 5 5 .500 2.90 15 11 93.0 76 35 30 33 1.172 7.4 3.2
2 Ernie Bickhaus 20 2 8 .200 4.72 30 12 124.0 124 77 65 74 1.597 9.0 5.4
3 Cliff Fannin 19 8 1 .889 1.99 13 8 68.0 72 18 15 29 1.485 9.5 3.8
4 Sylvester Goedde* 18 5 8 .385 2.79 20 12 87.0 56 42 27 75 1.506 5.8 7.8
5 Melvin Hofmeister? -- 4 1 .800 2.54 10 4 46.0 39 13 13 26 1.413 7.6 5.1
6 Art Jones 37 10 7 .588 3.13 21 18 138.0 139 64 48 41 1.304 9.1 2.7
7 Alex Mustaikis 34 20 12 .625 1.72 40 30 257.0 109 79 49 85 0.755 3.8 3.0
8 Ribs Raney 20 4 5 .444 4.07 20 12 84.0 74 40 38 60 1.595 7.9 6.4
9 Sam Zoldak* 24 20 10 .667 2.73 36 29 244.0 232 102 74 67 1.225 8.6 2.5
9 Players 25.6
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Les Moss 85 461 52 10 .981 6.04
Art Gunning 67 357 47 18 .957 6.03

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Nowak 140 1017 79 27 .976 7.83

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Barney Lutz 73 158 207 18 .953 5.00
Carlton Wood 68 136 190 17 .950 4.79

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Corona 92 78 114 40 .828 2.09

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Busch 90 180 167 25 .933 3.86
Leon Ropelewski 31 52 80 12 .917 4.26
Donald Richards 17 18 38 7 .889 3.29

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Smith 141 301 10 9 .972 2.21
Pud Miller 95 128 8 8 .944 1.43
Ken Wood 68 98 3 11 .902 1.49
Robert Stoner 44 84 5 6 .937 2.02 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alex Mustaikis 40 0.00
Sam Zoldak 36 0.00
Ernie Bickhaus 30 0.00
Art Jones 21 0.00
Sylvester Goedde 20 0.00
Ribs Raney 20 0.00
Willis Baker 15 0.00
Cliff Fannin 13 0.00
Melvin Hofmeister 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Willis Baker 21 R L 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 27, 1921 Gillett, PA, US
Francis Bartolomei 21 R 5' 7.0" 165 Jan 3, 1922 Franklin, MA, US
Ernie Bickhaus 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 2, 1922 Quincy, IL, US
Ed Busch 25 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 16, 1917 Lebanon, IL, US
George Corona 18 R 5' 11.0" 190 Feb 6, 1925
Cliff Fannin 19 L R 6' 0.0" 170 May 13, 1924 Louisa, KY, US
Sylvester Goedde 18 L L 6' 9.0" 205 Sep 30, 1924 Putnam County, OH, US
Art Gunning 25 R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 21, 1918 Sag Harbor, NY, US
Melvin Hofmeister -- Unknown
Art Jones 37 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 7, 1906 Kershaw, SC, US
Barney Lutz 27 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 20, 1915
Pud Miller 20 R 6' 3.0" 215 Aug 19, 1922
Raymond Minor 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1920
Les Moss 18 R R 5' 11.0" 205 May 14, 1925 Tulsa, OK, US
Alex Mustaikis 34 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 26, 1909 Chelsea, MA, US
Walter Nowak 26 L 5' 9.0" 175 1917
Dean Place 28 R 5' 8.0" 160 Apr 10, 1915 Monroeton, PA, US
Ribs Raney 20 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Feb 16, 1923 Detroit, MI, US
Donald Richards -- Unknown
Leon Ropelewski -- Unknown
Don Smith 25 L 5' 8.0" 155 1918
Paul Spencer 33 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 19, 1910
Robert Stoner 28 R 5' 11.0" 205 1915
Carlton Wood 25 R 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 5, 1917 Elmira, NY, US
Ken Wood 18 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 1, 1924 Lincolnton, NC, US
Sam Zoldak 24 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 8, 1918 Brooklyn, NY, US

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