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1938 Springfield Cardinals

1938 > Class C > 1938 Western Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Clay Hopper
Represented: Springfield, IL
Ballpark: White City Park (II) (Springfield, MO), White City Park (II) (Springfield, MO) and White City Park (II) (Springfield, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Robert Anderson224917343481.249.38266
2Jack Angle221154451362492.306.413184
3Paul Billett24163110110.323.41913
4Gerald Burmeister201053921233043.314.434170
5Jack Card2221598200.136.16910
6Philip Clark233314137711.262.34849
7Creepy Crespi2013452014925148.287.435226
8Jake Drake2479200571096.285.515103
9Gerald Fisher?--16237000.304.3047
10Roy Fowler20135312220.226.34018
11Warren Haltom?--245512100.218.23613
12Ben Hassler2549192551454.286.47491
13Clay Hopper3597278781673.281.421117
14Fred Naumann2011288100.286.3219
15Kenneth Rutledge2013352000.057.0572
16Harry Schmiel201013851362287.353.506195
17Phalti Shoffner21175615120.268.35720
18Lynn South*21121461159381216.345.584269
19Roland Van Slate255915236442.237.35554
20Roy Younker2413450916128714.316.481245
21Henry Zajac225100410020.400.5005
21 Players22.8
* - 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
1Paul Billett2445.4445.241679.0805446561.7229.16.4
2Jack Card2286.5713.8016128.01196154561.3678.43.9
3Jake Drake24218.7243.4935214.0199120831371.5708.45.8
4Gerald Fisher?--23.4009.181351.0595852442.02010.47.8
5Warren Haltom?--103.7694.2920107.01206351411.50510.13.4
6Stanley Kaminski?--611.3534.7225120.01469163661.76711.05.0Stats for 2 teams
7Kenneth Rutledge2062.7503.251372.0583726581.6117.27.2
8Donald Shaffer2216.1438.361456.0826452342.07113.25.5Stats for 2 teams
9Roland Van Slate251611.5933.7036248.02191441021741.5857.96.3
10Henry Zajac225
10 Players23.4
* - 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


Gerald Burmeister955525925.9616.43


Jack Angle1118764122.9778.26
Phalti Shoffner1716185.9719.94


Raymond Browne9922724816.9674.80Stats for 2 teams
Ben Hassler4911112511.9554.82


Roy Younker58798215.9152.78
Robert Anderson48516913.9022.50
Roy Fowler136203.8972.00


Creepy Crespi12726738767.9075.15


Lynn South1092091411.9532.05
Harry Schmiel101228185.9802.44
Clay Hopper777982.9781.13
Philip Clark335629.8661.76


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Anderson22R5' 10.0"1651916
Jack Angle22RR5' 11.0"1671916
Paul Billett24RR6' 1.0"1801914
Raymond Browne21R6' 0.0"1651917
Gerald Burmeister20RR6' 2.0"205Aug 11, 1917Harmony, MN, US
Jack Card22RR6' 0.0"180Sep 30, 1915Ogden, UT, US
Philip Clark23RR5' 9.0"1651915
Creepy Crespi20RR5' 8.0"175Feb 16, 1918St. Louis, MO, US
Jake Drake24RR6' 2.0"1921914
Gerald Fisher--Unknown
Roy Fowler20R6' 0.0"Mar 8, 1918Columbia, MO, US
Warren Haltom--Unknown
Ben Hassler25R5' 10.0"160Feb 6, 1913Fort Smith, AK, US
Clay Hopper35RR5' 11.0"178Oct 3, 1902Porterville, MS, US
Stanley Kaminski--Unknown
Fred Naumann20R6' 1.0"1751918
Kenneth Rutledge20RR6' 2.0"2001918
Harry Schmiel20R6' 1.0"195Feb 22, 1918Chicago, IL, US
Donald Shaffer22LR6' 0.0"173Feb 12, 1916
Phalti Shoffner21RL5' 11.0"178Aug 7, 1916NC, US
Lynn South21L5' 11.0"195Jul 20, 1916IL, US
Roland Van Slate25RR5' 10.0"161Oct 18, 1912WI, US
Alex Weldon22RR6' 0.0"184Sep 20, 1915Oklahoma City, OK, US
Roy Younker24RR5' 11.0"170Jan 12, 1914Los Angeles, CA, US
Henry Zajac22RR6' 1.0"178Jun 7, 1916Meriden, CT, US

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