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1927 Houston Buffaloes

1927 > Class A > 1927 Texas League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Joe Mathes
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1926 / 1928

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Stanley Baker?--358514300.165.20017
2Roy Boyd?--1395000.556.5565
3Tex Carleton#20416216500.258.33921
4Fred Frankhouse236712344601.358.43153
5Al Grabowski*25253912000.308.30812
6Snake Henry*3113649214343102.291.431212
7Ed Hock*281496061902381.314.383232
8Larry Jacobus#32346411300.172.21914
9John Kane#27149523128920.245.270141
10Pepper Martin2314755216924128.306.437241
11Joe Mathes#35224417311.386.56825
12Ernie Orsatti*2412240313326165.330.511206
13Ken Penner*315610526802.248.38140
14Ray Powell*381284681512585.323.442207
15Wally Roettger24823001011852.337.450135
16Artie Schacht2013366000.167.1676
17John Schelberg?--782010.250.5004
18Hal Smith2516252100.080.1203
19Tommy Taylor341394811413466.293.426205
20Ernie Vick26297016100.229.24317
21Bill Warwick291294241102607.259.370157
22Richard Whitworth?33447113201.183.25418
22 Players28.6
* - 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
1Roy Boyd?--12.3338.041328.0422925131.96413.54.2
2Tex Carleton201013.4353.8741186.019110980981.5549.24.7
3Fred Frankhouse23219.7003.2435261.0250116941051.3608.63.6
4Al Grabowski*2545.4443.8924104.0966745481.3858.34.2
5Dick Humphries?3413.2506.371141.0543929171.73211.93.7Stats for 2 teams
6Larry Jacobus32129.5713.3835181.01918268901.5529.54.5
7Harry Lee?2924.3335.861166.0794843281.62110.83.8Stats for 2 teams
8Ken Penner311911.6332.5434248.025710570551.2589.32.0
9John Schelberg?--13.2509.41722.0332823162.22713.56.5
10Hal Smith2553.6252.561681.0774123331.3588.63.7
11Richard Whitworth?331212.5003.9343215.022711294671.3679.52.8
11 Players27.6
* - 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


Bill Warwick1213977214.9713.88
Ernie Vick2785193.9723.85


Snake Henry13611986817.9879.31


John Kane14840340532.9625.46


Tommy Taylor12314425332.9253.23
Stanley Baker24144111.8332.29


Pepper Martin1453362714.9632.50
Ray Powell1263091511.9672.57
Wally Roettger7419583.9852.74
Leo Miller50125114.9712.72Stats for 2 teams
Ernie Orsatti4811852.9842.56

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Stanley Baker--Unknown
Roy Boyd--Unknown
Joe Burns27RR6' 0.0"175Feb 25, 1900Trenton, NJ, US
Tex Carleton20SR6' 1.0"180Aug 19, 1906Comanche, TX, US
Fred Frankhouse23RR5' 11.0"175Apr 9, 1904Port Royal, PA, US
Al Grabowski25LL5' 11.0"175Sep 4, 1901Syracuse, NY, US
Marv Gudat23LL5' 11.0"162Aug 27, 1903Goliad, TX, US
Snake Henry31LL6' 0.0"170Jul 19, 1895Waynesville, NC, US
Ed Hock28LL5' 10.0"165Mar 27, 1899Franklin Furnace, OH, US
Dick Humphries34Mar 25, 1893Bonham, TX, US
Larry Jacobus32SR6' 2.0"186Dec 13, 1894Cincinnati, OH, US
John Kane27SR5' 10.0"162Feb 19, 1900Chicago, IL, US
Harry Lee29Jan 9, 1898Dallas, TX, US
Pepper Martin23RR5' 8.0"170Feb 29, 1904Temple, OK, US
Joe Mathes35SR6' 0.0"180Jul 28, 1891Milwaukee, WI, US
Leo Miller--Unknown
Ernie Orsatti24LL5' 7.0"154Sep 8, 1902Los Angeles, CA, US
Ken Penner31LR5' 11.0"170Apr 24, 1896Booneville, IN, US
Ray Powell38LR5' 9.0"160Nov 20, 1888Siloam Springs, AR, US
Wally Roettger24RR6' 1.0"190Aug 28, 1902St. Louis, MO, US
Artie Schacht20RR5' 5.0"155Sep 6, 1906St. Louis, MO, US
John Schelberg--Unknown
Hal Smith25RR6' 3.0"195Jun 30, 1902Creston, IA, US
Tommy Taylor34RR5' 8.0"160Sep 17, 1892Mexia, TX, US
Ernie Vick26RR5' 9.0"185Jul 2, 1900Toledo, OH, US
Bill Warwick29RR6' 0.0"180Nov 26, 1897Philadelphia, PA, US
Richard Whitworth335' 11.0"165Oct 21, 1893TX, US

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