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1950 Indianapolis Indians

1950 > Class AAA > 1950 American Association
Overall: 85-67
Scored 750 runs, Allowed 645 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-66

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Al Lopez
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN), Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN) and Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1949 / 1951

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Del Ballinger*315216013715331100160202.241.350.321.67144430
2Monty Basgall2813352646263130294135855258.281.360.446.8062061557
3Ted Beard*29291221071525710211422.234.322.318.64034101
4Gus Bell*2138185165336610652111913.400.465.6241.089103010
5Eddie Bockman291074153635589116114634557.245.330.399.730145816
6Dale Coogan*196527225529619652831544.239.287.380.66797420
7Dom Dallessandro*361012772234578132125205328.350.475.5871.062131401
8Nanny Fernandez31612512302969142114732020.300.356.522.878120401
9Ed Fitz Gerald26103346310439714604233438.313.383.397.779123711
10Bob Friend19112018120000009.
11Robert Ganss27495.556
12Gary Gearhart26451.200
13Hal Gregg28193329230003018.
14Al Grunwald*20351271172239913290813.333.381.504.88559311
15Don Gutteridge385210598191952090413.
16Johnny Hutchings#341921000000001.
17Frank Kalin32852602383870135145112243.294.354.567.921135300
18Robert Kellogg*272253489132102059.271.340.354.69417200
19Paul LaPalme*26311010241001000.400.400.500.9005000
20Rolland Leveille22102825363016031.240.321.480.80112100
21Royce Lint*2967614914510042615.
22Woody Main28431616111001003.
23Windy McCall*242144358105017047.286.375.514.88918114
24James Mims23710000.000.0000
25Pete Modica26340000.000.0000
26Joe Muir*273877729150004009.
27Danny O'Connell21843583226511320485053323.351.413.512.9251651012
28Frank Papish32194335471004027.
29Rusty Peters3569211183274611521702731.251.351.399.75073710
30Bill Pierro242533282100000214.
31Whitey Platt2912643941847115211127111957.275.308.416.7241741611
32Dino Restelli252192811013311611014.
33Elmer Riddle353662546710160120.
34Culley Rikard*36115389308458711234128122.282.432.360.7921111400Stats for 2 teams
35Tom Saffell*28853382984997153523113733.326.404.446.850133021
36Ed Stevens*256123419826523252703424.263.373.374.74774211
37Fred Strobel213036291210020211.
38Earl Turner271956553172108019.309.321.382.70321300
39Leo Wells3222746913215019058.304.351.420.77229400
39 Players28.41535745508075014142506111469541573690.278.354.419.77321281292468
* - 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
1Bob Friend1924.3335.461190056.075413416343011.62512.
2Hal Gregg2839.2505.0318174093.098625249712031.5819.
3Johnny Hutchings3431.7501.5519029.02375413151201.2417.
4Bill Kennedy*310011.0
5Paul LaPalme*2665.5453.673100049.042242023270001.3277.
6Royce Lint*29126.6673.97461872177.01968678761000311.53710.
7Woody Main2854.5561.904300071.048201524422001.0146.
8Windy McCall*2477.5005.28201862104.0111676160823011.6449.
9James Mims23101.0002.457011.010331430001.2738.
10Pete Modica2611.5005.403010.0117611170112.2009.
11Joe Muir*271010.5003.91382592205.02251038952970011.3519.
12Frank Papish*32113.7862.81191581109.084393447472111.2026.
13Bill Pierro2483.7272.60251142104.056333059758131.1064.
14Elmer Riddle35119.5504.042625101165.0168867485702221.5339.
15Fred Strobel2155.5004.17301441108.0122665056490001.64810.
15 Players27.48567.559153153645
* - 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


Ed Fitz Gerald9449630110.9805.6010
Del Ballinger472121912.9964.915
Earl Turner1473811.9885.791
Rolland Leveille1032410.9733.600


Dale Coogan65491481144.9808.29
Ed Stevens56411411044.9788.07
Al Grunwald2823317215.9928.93


Monty Basgall1333312862571.9614.64
Don Gutteridge283847312.9663.04


Eddie Bockman1011001942316.9272.91
Rusty Peters433581102.9212.70
Nanny Fernandez3650811219.9163.64


Danny O'Connell841412441048.9754.58
Nanny Fernandez25336388.9233.84
Leo Wells213539310.9613.52


Whitey Platt1161871392.9571.72
Culley Rikard97161772.9601.73Stats for 2 teams
Tom Saffell83234832.9882.92
Frank Kalin6098120.9801.65
Dom Dallessandro5386430.9681.70
Gus Bell3873821.9762.13
Ted Beard29682001.0002.41
Dino Restelli2161040.9382.90
Robert Kellogg13212011.0001.77


Royce Lint46174145.9351.26
Woody Main435720.8570.28
Joe Muir38143412.9801.26
Paul LaPalme3159001.0000.45
Fred Strobel3061610.9570.73
Elmer Riddle2692511.9711.31
Bill Pierro252721.8180.36
Windy McCall20812021.0001.00
Johnny Hutchings1965011.0000.58
Frank Papish1991631.8931.32
Hal Gregg18101921.9351.61
Bob Friend1139001.0001.09
James Mims7
Pete Modica3
Bill Kennedy1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Del Ballinger31LR5' 8.0"185Mar 17, 1919Fort Oglethorpe, GA, US
Monty Basgall28RR5' 10.0"175Feb 8, 1922Pfeifer, KS, US
Ted Beard29LL5' 8.0"165Jan 7, 1921Woodsboro, MD, US
Gus Bell21LR6' 1.0"190Nov 15, 1928Louisville, KY, US
Eddie Bockman29RR5' 9.0"175Jul 26, 1920Santa Ana, CA, US
Dale Coogan19LL6' 1.0"190Aug 14, 1930Los Angeles, CA, US
Dom Dallessandro36LL5' 6.0"168Oct 3, 1913Reading, PA, US
Nanny Fernandez31RR5' 9.0"170Oct 25, 1918Wilmington, CA, US
Ed Fitz Gerald26RR6' 0.0"170May 21, 1924Santa Ynez, CA, US
Bob Friend19RR6' 0.0"190Nov 24, 1930Lafayette, IN, US
Robert Ganss27R5' 10.0"195Jul 7, 1922Toledo, OH, US
Gary Gearhart26RL5' 11.0"180Aug 10, 1923New Lebanon, OH, US
Hal Gregg28RR6' 3.0"195Jul 11, 1921Anaheim, CA, US
Al Grunwald20LL6' 4.0"210Feb 13, 1930Los Angeles, CA, US
Don Gutteridge38RR5' 10.0"165Jun 19, 1912Pittsburg, KS, US
Johnny Hutchings34SR6' 2.0"250Apr 14, 1916Chicago, IL, US
Frank Kalin32RR6' 0.0"200Oct 3, 1917Steubenville, OH, US
Robert Kellogg27L5' 11.0"175Dec 29, 1922
Bill Kennedy31LL6' 1.0"175Dec 22, 1918Alexandria, VA, US
Paul LaPalme26LL5' 10.0"175Dec 14, 1923Springfield, MA, US
Rolland Leveille22R5' 11.0"1951928
Royce Lint29LL6' 1.0"165Jan 1, 1921Birmingham, AL, US
Woody Main28RR6' 3.0"195Feb 12, 1922Delano, CA, US
Windy McCall24LL6' 0.0"180Jul 18, 1925San Francisco, CA, US
James Mims23RR6' 0.0"175Dec 19, 1926
Pete Modica26RR6' 0.0"145Jan 25, 1924New Orleans, LA, US
Joe Muir27LL6' 1.0"172Nov 26, 1922Oriole, MD, US
Danny O'Connell21RR5' 11.0"168Jan 21, 1929Paterson, NJ, US
Frank Papish32RL6' 2.0"192Oct 21, 1917Pueblo, CO, US
Rusty Peters35RR5' 11.0"170Dec 14, 1914Roanoke, VA, US
Bill Pierro24RR6' 1.0"155Apr 15, 1926Brooklyn, NY, US
Whitey Platt29RR6' 1.0"190Aug 21, 1920West Palm Beach, FL, US
Dino Restelli25RR6' 1.0"191Sep 23, 1924St. Louis, MO, US
Elmer Riddle35RR5' 11.0"170Jul 31, 1914Columbus, GA, US
Culley Rikard36LR5' 11.0"183May 9, 1914Oxford, MS, US
Tom Saffell28LR5' 11.0"170Jul 26, 1921Etowah, TN, US
Ed Stevens25LL6' 1.0"190Jan 12, 1925Galveston, TX, US
Fred Strobel21RR5' 11.0"200Mar 30, 1929Oxnard, CA, US
Earl Turner27RR5' 9.0"170May 6, 1923Pittsfield, MA, US
Leo Wells32RR5' 9.0"170Jul 18, 1917Kansas City, KS, US

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