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1928 Indianapolis Indians

1928 > Class AA > 1928 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bruno Betzel
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: West Washington Street Park (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1927 / 1929

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1John Anderson2925829233132.280.451372
2Clyde Barnhart32220000.000.0000
3Bruno Betzel33391168283102.241.284333
4Vern Blenkiron#26218720305129.345.494433
5Danny Boone243265482010.123.200134
6Erv Brame*269226100.273.3187
7Dick Burrus*304315023468102.307.373564
8Bill Burwell*33328311264000.313.361302
9Adam Comorosky23893723334911914128122620.357.409.544.952181310
10Bud Connolly2714759652565153298173520.291.340.383.723201432
11Paul Florence#28481059243230.229.381402
12Fred Haney3216270862311520838163434425.334.380.461.840287239
13Walter Holke#3511644839751116209482827.292.343.418.762166320
14Len Koenecke*24177117286240.394.704503
15Herman Layne27115455412681432577162347.347.387.493.880203416
16Dixie Leverett3434797162100.203.253209
17Wid Matthews*3115165558510318928164144620.323.373.446.820261123
18Herman Meyers?--210000.000.0000
19Ralph Miller3227726171002.236.250180
20Walter Mueller331941791001.220.244104
21Eddie Onslow*35430000.000.0000
22Johnny Riddle2211344112000.324.382130
23Reb Russell*39109383328601022131723427.311.388.549.936180714
24Ferdie Schupp3737835112000.133.157133
25By Speece312824371020.292.583140
26Roy Spencer2814052146768138197443721.296.349.392.740183116
27Steve Swetonic2447828163001.195.232195
28Rabbit Warstler24167709630991782015775349.283.340.395.735249224
30Emil Yde#286414324539201.371.462661
30 Players29.4
* - 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
1Danny Boone24116.6473.0732167.016470575654751.3178.
2Erv Brame2641.8002.29651.05413131417001.3339.
3Bill Burwell331310.5653.1630219.023090775047321.2799.
4Walter Holke*350012.0312.00013.54.5
5Dixie Leverett341912.6133.6534232.0254114945483221.3289.
6Herman Meyers?--01.00022.0835.50036.013.5
7Ferdie Schupp*371214.4624.1537221.0241128102105128541.5669.
8By Speece3114.2005.202883.010959482637311.62711.
9Steve Swetonic24208.7143.0040234.022493785587231.1928.
10Lefty Wolf*280012.0111.0004.54.5
11Emil Yde*281912.6133.5439280.0295136110881157121.3689.
11 Players29.9
* - 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


Roy Spencer1385591281420.9804.987
Paul Florence33912130.9743.393
Johnny Riddle1033420.9493.701


Walter Holke1131075591284.99010.04
Dick Burrus4237930728.9839.74
Ralph Miller1275325.9756.50
Reb Russell111093413.96610.18


Bud Connolly1383534311575.9815.68
Bruno Betzel3775125521.9765.41


Fred Haney1601483272336.9542.97


Rabbit Warstler1673255126694.9275.01


Wid Matthews1503796133.9672.57
Herman Layne113224360.9742.01
Adam Comorosky89223571.9702.56
Reb Russell88136862.9601.64
Baby Doll Jacobson53109613.9912.17Stats for 2 teams
John Anderson2332260.8501.48
Vern Blenkiron2150211.9812.48
Len Koenecke1735010.9722.06
Walter Mueller1513220.8821.00


Steve Swetonic40175214.9861.73
Emil Yde39146753.9422.08
Ferdie Schupp3763423.9521.08
Dixie Leverett34176123.9752.29
Danny Boone3233713.9761.25
Bill Burwell30258514.9913.67
By Speece28015001.0000.54

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
John Anderson29RR5' 9.0"174Aug 20, 1898Eau Claire, WI, US
Clyde Barnhart32RR5' 10.0"155Dec 29, 1895Buck Valley, PA, US
Bruno Betzel33RR5' 9.0"158Dec 6, 1894Chattanooga, OH, US
Vern Blenkiron26SR6' 1.0"180Sep 12, 1901Wausa, NE, US
Danny Boone24RR5' 10.0"180Jul 28, 1903Trotwood, OH, US
Erv Brame26LR6' 2.0"190Oct 12, 1901Big Rock, TN, US
Dick Burrus30LL5' 11.0"175Jan 29, 1898Hatteras, NC, US
Bill Burwell33LR5' 11.0"175Mar 27, 1895Jarbalo, KS, US
Adam Comorosky23RR5' 10.0"167Dec 9, 1904Swoyersville, PA, US
Bud Connolly27RR5' 8.0"154May 25, 1901San Francisco, CA, US
Paul Florence28SR6' 1.0"185Apr 22, 1900Chicago, IL, US
Fred Haney32RR5' 6.0"170Apr 25, 1896Albuquerque, NM, US
Walter Holke35SL6' 1.0"185Dec 25, 1892St. Louis, MO, US
Baby Doll Jacobson37RR6' 3.0"215Aug 16, 1890Cable, IL, US
Len Koenecke24LR5' 11.0"180Jan 18, 1904Baraboo, WI, US
Herman Layne27RR5' 11.0"165Feb 13, 1901New Haven, WV, US
Dixie Leverett34RR5' 11.0"190Mar 29, 1894Georgetown, TX, US
Wid Matthews31LL5' 8.0"155Oct 20, 1896Raleigh, IL, US
Herman Meyers--Unknown
Ralph Miller32RR6' 0.0"190Feb 29, 1896Fort Wayne, IN, US
Walter Mueller33RR5' 8.0"160Dec 6, 1894Central, MO, US
Eddie Onslow35LL6' 0.0"170Feb 17, 1893Meadville, PA, US
Johnny Riddle22RR5' 11.0"190Oct 3, 1905Clinton, SC, US
Reb Russell39LL5' 11.0"185Mar 12, 1889Jackson, MS, US
Ferdie Schupp37RL5' 10.0"150Jan 16, 1891Louisville, KY, US
By Speece31RR5' 11.0"170Jan 6, 1897West Baden Springs, IN, US
Roy Spencer28RR5' 10.0"168Feb 22, 1900Scranton, NC, US
Steve Swetonic24RR5' 11.0"185Aug 13, 1903Mount Pleasant, PA, US
Rabbit Warstler24RR5' 7.0"150Sep 13, 1903North Canton, OH, US
Lefty Wolf28RL5' 10.0"163Jun 10, 1900Hartford, CT, US
Emil Yde28SL5' 11.0"165Jan 28, 1900Great Lakes, IL, US

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