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1929 Bridgeport Bears

1929 > Class A > 1929 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Hans Lobert
Represented: Bridgeport, CT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1928 / 1930

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 John Albert? -- 86 265 62 8 3 3 .234 .321 85
2 Jim Bishop 31 39 77 19 5 0 1 .247 .351 27
3 Hank Boney* 25 45 107 23 6 0 1 .215 .299 32
4 Bob Emmerich 37 147 559 164 10 10 1 .293 .352 197
5 Frank Grube 24 103 297 90 13 6 4 .303 .428 127
6 Al Hermann 30 55 226 63 12 1 3 .279 .381 86
7 Buck Jordan* 22 95 364 129 36 11 1 .354 .522 190
8 Wally Kimmick 32 146 500 188 46 6 14 .376 .576 288
9 Jake Levy 29 48 93 26 5 1 0 .280 .355 33
10 Doc Marshall 23 154 638 199 28 9 1 .312 .389 248
11 John Michaels* 21 20 21 5 0 1 0 .238 .333 7
12 Skinny O'Neal 30 15 29 3 0 0 0 .103 .103 3
13 Silvino Ruiz? -- 18 7 2 1 0 0 .286 .429 3
14 Adolph Schinkle? 33 153 601 219 36 24 6 .364 .534 321
15 Howard Signor? -- 19 36 11 1 1 0 .306 .389 14
16 Pat Veltman 23 126 511 164 33 7 6 .321 .448 229
16 Players 28.3
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Roy Auer 26 0 1 .000 3
2 Jim Bishop 31 13 10 .565 3.71 37 216.0 250 115 89 65 1.458 10.4 2.7
3 Hank Boney 25 18 7 .720 3.43 41 247.0 227 112 94 83 1.255 8.3 3.0
4 Duke Brett 29 9 17 .346 4.44 34 229.0 277 138 113 95 1.624 10.9 3.7 Stats for 2 teams
5 Mush Higgins 29 11 13 .458 5.36 31 203.0 249 140 121 76 1.601 11.0 3.4 Stats for 2 teams
6 Gerald Hughes? -- 0 0 2
7 Jake Levy 29 12 9 .571 4.07 30 199.0 231 98 90 60 1.462 10.4 2.7
8 Frederick Lynch? -- 9 7 .563 4.99 32 213.0 257 135 118 68 1.526 10.9 2.9 Stats for 4 teams
9 John Michaels* 21 5 1 .833 4.81 20 58.0 76 39 31 21 1.672 11.8 3.3
10 Skinny O'Neal 30 5 5 .500 4.11 15 81.0 93 43 37 19 1.383 10.3 2.1
11 Silvino Ruiz? -- 2 5 .286 4.50 18 40.0 37 30 20 17 1.350 8.3 3.8
12 Andy Rush 39 23 6 .793 3.33 36 254.0 248 114 94 61 1.217 8.8 2.2 Stats for 2 teams
13 Howard Signor? -- 6 3 .667 4.04 19 98.0 109 56 44 21 1.327 10.0 1.9
14 Stowers? -- 1 2 .333 7
15 Lefty Taber* 29 7 9 .438 5.40 23 115.0 150 91 69 52 1.757 11.7 4.1 Stats for 2 teams
15 Players 29.4
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Frank Grube 80 288 46 12 .965 4.18
John Albert 77 261 60 8 .976 4.17
Joe Witry 53 182 40 5 .978 4.19 Stats for 2 teams
Thomas McCarthy 17 56 13 1 .986 4.06 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Rodriguez 143 1391 66 6 .996 10.19 Stats for 2 teams
Buck Jordan 95 932 46 10 .990 10.29

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Wilke 114 300 363 26 .962 5.82 Stats for 2 teams
Red Sheridan 91 215 292 16 .969 5.57 Stats for 2 teams
Walter Swenson 50 139 144 7 .976 5.66 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat Veltman 83 83 176 15 .945 3.12
Al Hermann 55 61 110 8 .955 3.11

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doc Marshall 150 328 548 32 .965 5.84

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adolph Schinkle 152 309 14 12 .964 2.13
Bob Emmerich 144 362 20 8 .979 2.65
Wally Kimmick 123 224 13 9 .963 1.93
Joe Price 35 86 2 5 .946 2.51 Stats for 2 teams
James Conley 16 34 0 1 .971 2.13 Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
John Albert -- Unknown
Roy Auer 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 30, 1903 New York, NY, US
Jim Bishop 31 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 28, 1898 Montgomery City, MO, US
Hank Boney 25 L R 5' 11.0" 176 Oct 28, 1903 Wallace, NC, US
Duke Brett 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 23, 1900 Lawrenceville, VA, US
Walter Brown 21 R R 5' 8.0" 163 Feb 2, 1908
James Conley 31 175 Oct 6, 1897
Bob Emmerich 37 R R 5' 3.0" 155 Aug 1, 1891 New York, NY, US
Frank Grube 24 R R 5' 9.0" 190 Jan 7, 1905 Easton, PA, US
Al Hermann 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 28, 1899 Milltown, NJ, US
Mush Higgins 29 R Apr 16, 1900 Hazelton, PA, US
Gerald Hughes -- Unknown
Buck Jordan 22 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Jan 16, 1907 Cooleemee, NC, US
Wally Kimmick 32 R R 5' 11.0" 174 May 30, 1897 Turtle Creek, PA, US
Jake Levy 29 R R 5' 7.0" 195 Feb 7, 1900
Frederick Lynch -- Unknown
Doc Marshall 23 R R 5' 11.0" 150 Jun 4, 1906 New Albany, MS, US
Thomas McCarthy 29 R R 5' 9.0" 162 Dec 5, 1899 Yonkers, NY, US
John Michaels 21 L L 5' 10.0" 154 Jul 10, 1907 Bridgeport, CT, US
Skinny O'Neal 30 R R 5' 11.0" 160 May 2, 1899 Gatewood, MO, US
Joe Price 32 R R 6' 1.0" 187 Apr 10, 1897 Milligan College, TN, US
Jose Rodriguez 35 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Feb 23, 1894 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Silvino Ruiz -- Unknown
Andy Rush 39 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Dec 26, 1889 Hartland, KS, US
Adolph Schinkle 33 Feb 10, 1896 Cordelia, CA, US
Red Sheridan 32 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Nov 14, 1896 Brooklyn, NY, US
Howard Signor -- Unknown
Stowers -- Unknown
Walter Swenson -- Unknown
Lefty Taber 29 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 11, 1900 Rock Island, IL, US
Pat Veltman 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 24, 1906 Mobile, AL, US
Harry Wilke 28 R R 5' 10.0" 171 Dec 14, 1900 Cincinnati, OH, US
Joe Witry -- Unknown

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