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1938 Louisville Colonels

1938 > Class AA > 1938 American Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bert Niehoff
Represented: Louisville, KY
Ballpark: Parkway Field  (Louisville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1937 / 1939

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Fern Bell2512951116730139.327.489250
2Danny Boone3426223101.136.3187
3Lew Carpenter2437342000.059.0592
4Ray French437419744410.223.25450
5Tony Governor*34257723120.299.36428
6Cooper Hampton#20378116300.198.23519
7Richard Hampton?--350000.000.0000
8Sammy Holbrook27184613110.283.34816
9Fred Koster*321495291393093.263.371196
10Ed Madjeski299227071823.263.34192
11Frank Madura*241535571551821.278.323180
12Rufus Meadows*30417718221.234.35127
13Leo Ogorek#281465661701886.300.392222
14John Owens*2123122100.167.2503
15Pee Wee Reese191384831342183.277.373180
16Walter Ringhofer#26112277721440.260.33994
17Joseph Shaffer2449507300.140.20010
18Mel Simons*371445111391740.272.321164
19Johnny Sturm*221556001803140.300.365219
20Yank Terry27386110000.164.16410
21Tommy Thomasson221020000.000.0000
22Nick Tremark*255510123300.228.25726
23Les Willis*30438516310.188.24721
23 Players27.4
* - 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 Boone3418.1117.20251180.01177264271.80013.23.0
2Eldred Brittsan2000inf10.0
3Lew Carpenter2429.1825.653714129.014411381781.72110.05.4
4John DeMoisey250045.0
5Wes Flowers*241111.5005.083520172.020611097751.63410.83.9Stats for 2 teams
6Ray Kolp4300918.0
7Rufus Meadows*301111.5004.673929206.0240123107811.55810.53.5
8John Owens*2114.2005.9422250.0734933251.96013.14.5
9Wayne Rutherford230011.0
10Joseph Shaffer24816.3335.474816163.020511299661.66311.33.6
11Yank Terry27912.4294.323524179.017610986831.4478.84.2
12Tommy Thomasson2202.0001014.01491.6439.05.8
13Jack Tising341116.4074.283718206.022811698661.42710.02.9Stats for 2 teams
14Les Willis*30921.3004.334231239.0261137115801.4279.83.0
14 Players27.9
* - 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


Walter Ringhofer832965611.9704.24
Ed Madjeski732633812.9624.12
Sammy Holbrook135084.9354.46


Johnny Sturm15513489518.9889.31


Leo Ogorek13935238144.9435.27


Frank Madura13816328124.9493.22


Pee Wee Reese13223945745.9395.27
Ray French33457713.9043.70


Fred Koster1452581511.9611.88
Mel Simons13726775.9822.00
Fern Bell12932258.9762.53
Cooper Hampton268123.9653.19
Nick Tremark214101.9761.95
Tony Governor1538101.0002.60


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Fern Bell25RR6' 0.0"180Jan 21, 1913Ada, OK, US
Danny Boone34RR5' 10.0"180Jul 28, 1903Trotwood, OH, US
Eldred Brittsan20R6' 0.0"1671918
Lew Carpenter24RR6' 2.0"195Aug 16, 1913Woodstock, GA, US
John DeMoisey25R6' 5.0"2051913
Wes Flowers24LL6' 1.0"190Aug 13, 1913Vanndale, AR, US
Ray French43RR5' 9.0"158Jan 9, 1895Alameda, CA, US
Tony Governor34LL5' 11.0"165Aug 31, 1903Clarksburg, CA, US
Cooper Hampton20S5' 11.0"1651918
Richard Hampton--5' 11.0"185Unknown
Sammy Holbrook27RR5' 11.0"189Jul 17, 1910Meridian, MS, US
Ray Kolp43RR5' 10.0"187Oct 1, 1894New Berlin, OH, US
Fred Koster32LL5' 10.0"165Dec 21, 1905Louisville, KY, US
Ed Madjeski29RR5' 11.0"178Jul 20, 1908Far Rockaway, NY, US
Frank Madura24L5' 8.0"1651914
Rufus Meadows30LL5' 11.0"175Aug 25, 1907Chase City, VA, US
Leo Ogorek28SR5' 10.0"170Sep 26, 1909Chicago, IL, US
John Owens21LL6' 0.0"1771917
Pee Wee Reese19RR5' 10.0"160Jul 23, 1918Ekron, KY, US
Walter Ringhofer26SR6' 0.0"205Feb 2, 1912Chicago, IL, US
Wayne Rutherford23RR6' 4.0"2031915
Joseph Shaffer24RR6' 1.0"190Oct 25, 1913
Mel Simons37LR5' 10.0"175Jul 1, 1900Carlyle, IL, US
Johnny Sturm22LL6' 1.0"185Jan 23, 1916St. Louis, MO, US
Yank Terry27RR6' 1.0"180Feb 11, 1911Huron, IN, US
Tommy Thomasson22RR6' 0.0"1701916
Jack Tising34LR6' 2.0"180Oct 9, 1903High Point, MO, US
Nick Tremark25LL5' 5.0"150Oct 15, 1912Yonkers, NY, US
Les Willis30LL5' 9.0"195Jan 17, 1908Nacogdoches, TX, US

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