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1929 Wichita Aviators

1929 > Class A > 1929 Western League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Art Griggs
Represented: Wichita, KS
Ballpark: Island Park (Wichita, KS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1928 / 1930

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 Les Berry? -- 75 212 48 16 2 0 .226 .321 68
2 George Bliss 29 154 613 185 42 6 5 .302 .414 254
3 George Brauchle? -- 49 114 43 13 4 3 .377 .640 73
4 Burke? -- 25 102 30 8 1 0 .294 .392 40
5 Clarke? -- 59 214 62 13 2 5 .290 .439 94
6 Connolley? -- 23 39 9 2 1 0 .231 .333 13
7 Buck Freeman# 32 34 97 25 2 0 0 .258 .278 27 Stats for 2 teams
8 George Gottleber? -- 144 569 170 25 2 5 .299 .376 214
9 Woody Jensen* 21 89 380 115 17 8 7 .303 .445 169 Stats for 2 teams
10 Bob Johnson 23 66 227 62 9 3 16 .273 .551 125 Stats for 2 teams
11 Jones? -- 96 392 123 20 4 3 .314 .408 160
12 Marty Lang 23 36 87 21 6 0 1 .241 .345 30 Stats for 2 teams
13 Howard Lindimore? 35 142 510 147 28 3 8 .288 .402 205
14 Jimmie Long 31 114 348 105 19 2 6 .302 .420 146
15 Jim Mosolf* 23 142 566 205 40 13 7 .362 .516 292
16 Charles Newbill? -- 36 52 8 1 1 0 .154 .212 11
17 Leo Ostenberg 21 27 95 27 6 0 3 .284 .442 42
18 Bill Piercy 33 39 80 17 3 0 0 .213 .250 20 Stats for 2 teams
19 Harry Sanders* 29 38 114 34 0 1 0 .298 .316 36
20 Glenn Spencer 23 41 94 16 5 0 0 .170 .223 21
21 Wilbur Swansboro? -- 151 599 192 43 9 17 .321 .508 304
22 Earl Weathersby* 26 25 53 12 3 0 1 .226 .340 18
22 Players 27.4
* - 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 Collins? -- 3 4 .429 9 55.0 58 36 25 1.509 9.5 4.1
2 Connolley? -- 6 7 .462 23 98.0 114 70 67 1.847 10.5 6.2
3 Bill Coyne 21 0 2 .000 4
4 Buck Freeman 32 11 18 .379 31 227.0 257 156 83 1.498 10.2 3.3 Stats for 2 teams
5 Marty Lang* 23 14 9 .609 35 210.0 229 150 113 1.629 9.8 4.8 Stats for 2 teams
6 Markwell? -- 0 1 .000 1
7 Charles Newbill? -- 6 7 .462 35 168.0 184 100 44 1.357 9.9 2.4
8 Bill Piercy 33 14 14 .500 35 218.0 234 142 95 1.509 9.7 3.9 Stats for 2 teams
9 J. Robinson? -- 0 1 .000 1
10 Harry Sanders 29 16 16 .500 37 277.0 321 178 81 1.451 10.4 2.6
11 Bob Shanklin? 22 0 1 .000 6 Stats for 2 teams
12 Glenn Spencer 23 24 9 .727 41 252.0 278 149 113 1.552 9.9 4.0
13 Earl Weathersby* 26 3 9 .250 24 135.0 188 123 62 1.852 12.5 4.1
13 Players 27.3
* - 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
Jimmie Long 102 384 69 16 .966 4.44
Les Berry 72 248 54 17 .947 4.19

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wilbur Swansboro 150 1447 80 27 .983 10.18

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Howard Lindimore 136 343 451 35 .958 5.84
George Brauchle 22 56 63 8 .937 5.41

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Gottleber 141 157 256 30 .932 2.93
Leo Ostenberg 14 14 31 9 .833 3.21

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jones 96 183 294 45 .914 4.97
Clarke 59 132 208 35 .907 5.76

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Bliss 154 301 24 11 .967 2.11
Jim Mosolf 142 326 12 11 .968 2.38
Woody Jensen 87 195 7 10 .953 2.32 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Johnson 62 111 2 3 .974 1.82 Stats for 2 teams
Burke 25 73 2 1 .987 3.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Les Berry -- Unknown
George Bliss 29 R L 5' 10.0" 182 Oct 18, 1899 Glidden, IA, US
George Brauchle -- Unknown
Glenn Brown -- R Unknown
Burke -- Unknown
Clarke -- Unknown
Collins -- Unknown
Connolley -- Unknown
Bill Coyne 21 R R 5' 11.0" 176 Oct 30, 1907 Centralia, OK, US
Buck Freeman 32 S R 5' 10.0" 167 Jul 5, 1896 Mart, TX, US
George Gottleber -- Unknown
Woody Jensen 21 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 11, 1907 Bremerton, WA, US
Bob Johnson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 26, 1905 Pryor, OK, US
Jones -- Unknown
Marty Lang 23 R L 5' 11.0" 160 Sep 27, 1905 Hooper, NE, US
Howard Lindimore 35 Aug 10, 1893 Salina, KS, US
Jimmie Long 31 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 29, 1898 Fort Dodge, IA, US
Markwell -- Unknown
Jim Mosolf 23 L R 5' 10.0" 186 Aug 21, 1905 Puyallup, WA, US
Charles Newbill -- Unknown
Leo Ostenberg 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jul 8, 1907 Collinsville, IL, US
Bill Piercy 33 R R 6' 1.0" 170 May 2, 1896 El Monte, CA, US
J. Robinson -- Unknown
Harry Sanders 29 L R 6' 0.0" 164 Aug 13, 1899 Ardmore, OK, US
Bob Shanklin 22 Sep 3, 1906 Chicago, IL, US
Glenn Spencer 23 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Sep 11, 1905 Corning, NY, US
Wilbur Swansboro -- Unknown
Earl Weathersby 26 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 22, 1903 Silsby, TX, US

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