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1950 Minneapolis Millers

1950 > Class AAA > 1950 American Association
Overall: 90-64
Scored 879 runs, Allowed 792 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-70

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Tommy Heath
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN), Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN) and Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1949 / 1951

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Bill Ayers303063572910060014.
2Wes Bailey*27302925350002029.
3Dave Barnhill3632615391210181612.226.317.302.61916011
4Bob Brady*2769208186274462122821743.237.307.484.79190423
5Ray Dandridge36150674627106195241118014126.311.355.405.7602541724
6Jake Early*356321318221459263502829.247.348.418.76576503
7Frank Fanovich*272146383101005033.263.317.289.60711005
8Tookie Gilbert*216185.278
9Bert Haas361415995151011643622410618046.318.413.536.9492761331
10Jack Harshman*2276295244465691174604851.230.361.484.844118521
11Kirby Higbe352140371420020213.
12Dixie Howell*305196911628705200223.308.337.549.88650121
13Bill Jennings2414555746780133137238538384.285.394.490.8842291316
14Spider Jorgensen*306425421532716484713810.330.431.507.938109401
15Leslie Klesitz*19651.200
16Alex Konikowski222531213200000413.
17Joseph Konitzki227111.091
18John Kropf2315562451686131153219749985.254.378.417.795215945
19Joe Lafata*2878239202485512293833624.272.382.485.86898501
20Bob Lennon*21162322482106014.364.391.545.93712000
21Bill Lutes*23441.250
22George McDonald*322163606154004023.250.274.317.59119201
23Pete Milne*2554249215446711832762944.312.393.479.873103005
24Ike Pearson33481411020000011.
25Donald Robertson2410118110000026.125.300.125.4251001
26Bama Rowell*3495342316438214384742313.259.312.399.710126612
27Pat Tomkinson235518015917415112401626.258.326.321.64651605
28Mylon Vukemire2454968120205131311517.247.365.444.80936400
29Hoyt Wilhelm2735696141410020216.
30Davey Williams22138616536113150286176567650.280.369.450.819241804
31Chuck Workman*354115713123287162112421.214.335.420.75555102
32Ed Wright31141010010000002.
33Adrian Zabala*3333545011101017029.
33 Players28.61555955516987914112214617682334688710.273.361.436.79622521112177
* - 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
1Bill Ayers301110.5244.37302370177.0176988661732141.3398.
2Wes Bailey2765.5455.492863095.0117695834401531.58911.
3Dave Barnhill36113.7863.60271691140.01246856481280141.2298.
4Frank Fanovich*2785.6154.50211950104.0956352649851421.5298.
5Kirby Higbe3558.3854.71211261105.0109645549601051.5059.
6Dixie Howell30142.8754.782423102145.0162847767913141.57910.
7Leslie Klesitz*1901.0008.316013.01614121941101.92311.
8Alex Konikowski2256.4554.9925102092.098555145623121.5549.
9Ike Pearson3336.3332.614800062.070311823132021.50010.
10Donald Robertson2412.3335.238031.0351818217121001.67710.
11Hoyt Wilhelm271511.5774.953525101180.01901099964995121.4119.
12Ed Wright3101.0006.5914141.0613630713111001.80513.
13Adrian Zabala*33114.7334.92331452130.0151837154521321.57710.
13 Players29.89064.584155155792
* - 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


Bob Brady663082035.9914.9713
Jake Early622883746.9885.2412
Pat Tomkinson542352653.9814.838


Bert Haas78654431765.9768.94
Jack Harshman7059341851.9889.06


Davey Williams1353194142079.9735.43
Ray Dandridge17333133.9553.76


Ray Dandridge136137256927.9782.89
Spider Jorgensen22204134.9532.77


Bill Jennings1452753962886.9604.63
Mylon Vukemire1471410.9551.50
Spider Jorgensen10222555.9044.70


John Kropf1554051571.9842.71
Bama Rowell701291033.9791.99
Bert Haas6487521.9791.44
Pete Milne54108341.9652.06
Joe Lafata5358550.9261.19
Chuck Workman3455150.9181.65
Spider Jorgensen29394001.0001.48
George McDonald10111011.0001.20


Ike Pearson4841710.9550.44
Hoyt Wilhelm3564010.9791.31
Adrian Zabala3362012.9630.79
Bill Ayers3082411.9701.07
Wes Bailey28519001.0000.86
Dave Barnhill2742012.9600.89
Alex Konikowski251811.9000.36
Dixie Howell24163113.9791.96
Frank Fanovich2141511.9500.90
Kirby Higbe2161411.9520.95
Ed Wright141610.8750.50
Donald Robertson8
Leslie Klesitz6

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bill Ayers30RR6' 3.0"185Sep 27, 1919Newnan, GA, US
Wes Bailey27LR6' 2.0"170Dec 7, 1922Logan, UT, US
Dave Barnhill36RR5' 6.0"168Oct 30, 1913Greenville, NC, US
Bob Brady27LR6' 1.0"175Nov 8, 1922Lewiston, PA, US
Ray Dandridge36RR5' 7.0"170Aug 31, 1913Richmond, VA, US
Jake Early35LR5' 11.0"168May 19, 1915Kings Mountain, NC, US
Frank Fanovich27LL5' 11.0"180Jan 11, 1923New York, NY, US
Tookie Gilbert21LR6' 2.0"185Apr 4, 1929New Orleans, LA, US
Bert Haas36RR5' 11.0"178Feb 8, 1914Naperville, IL, US
Jack Harshman22LL6' 2.0"178Jul 12, 1927San Diego, CA, US
Kirby Higbe35RR5' 11.0"190Apr 8, 1915Columbia, SC, US
Dixie Howell30LR6' 2.0"210Jan 7, 1920Harold, KY, US
Bill Jennings24RR6' 2.0"175Sep 28, 1925St. Louis, MO, US
Spider Jorgensen30LR5' 9.0"155Nov 3, 1919Folsom, CA, US
Leslie Klesitz19LL6' 1.0"Jul 24, 1930
Alex Konikowski22RR6' 1.0"187Jun 8, 1928Throop, PA, US
Joseph Konitzki22R5' 11.0"180Dec 24, 1927
John Kropf23R5' 10.0"180Dec 5, 1926
Joe Lafata28LL6' 0.0"163Aug 3, 1921Detroit, MI, US
Bob Lennon21LL6' 0.0"200Sep 15, 1928Brooklyn, NY, US
Bill Lutes23LL6' 1.0"180Jul 11, 1926Stockdale, PA, US
George McDonald32LL6' 0.0"195Apr 12, 1918Seattle, WA, US
Pete Milne25LR6' 1.0"180Apr 10, 1925Mobile, AL, US
Ike Pearson33RR6' 1.0"180Mar 1, 1917Grenada, MS, US
Donald Robertson24RR6' 0.0"175Dec 24, 1925Portland, OR, US
Bama Rowell34LR5' 11.0"185Jan 13, 1916Citronelle, AL, US
Pat Tomkinson23R6' 1.0"190Jan 20, 1927
Mylon Vukemire24R6' 0.0"180Aug 4, 1925
Hoyt Wilhelm27RR6' 0.0"190Jul 26, 1922Huntersville, NC, US
Davey Williams22RR5' 10.0"160Nov 2, 1927Dallas, TX, US
Chuck Workman35LR6' 0.0"175Jan 6, 1915Leeton, MO, US
Ed Wright31RR6' 1.0"180May 15, 1919Dyersburg, TN, US
Adrian Zabala33LL5' 11.0"165Aug 26, 1916San Antonio de los Banos, CU

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