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1950 Kansas City Blues

1950 > Class AAA > 1950 American Association
Overall: 54-99
Scored 638 runs, Allowed 860 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 56-97

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Joe Kuhel
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO), Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO) and Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1949 / 1951

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ted Atkinson21590000.000.0000
2Lew Burdette2329534056000401010.150.333.150.4836212
3Bob Cerv2594358349491061013144913571.304.314.527.8411841004
4Dain Clay3030123111162731192910.243.300.315.61535303
5Wes Curtis20320000.000.0000
6Art DelDuca23410000.000.0000
7Bill Drescher*29110349289317714153515324.266.382.374.756108616
8John Fitzgerald*24410000.000.0000
9Hank Foiles21152724361013036.250.333.417.75010000
10Whitey Ford*21123832230002048.
11Jim Gleeson#387216613525337263622926.244.378.459.83762402
12Tom Gorman25462119020000019.
13Paul Hinrichs24501715130001025.
14Wally Hood243258482130004048.271.327.271.59813106
15Roy Jarvis2480235195325213132423526.267.378.390.76876505
16Bob Keegan29304237670002037.
17Bobby Kline21210000.000.0000
18Bob Landeck25231613020001032.154.313.154.4662000
19Dave Madison29255951570002027.
20Billy Martin22291271181533624102611.280.320.466.78655312
21Malcolm Mick*27381411182436221152199.305.406.381.78745313
22Johnny Mize*3726108941828405180135.298.389.500.88947110
23Fenton Mole*25863212733871100155114440.260.365.462.826126313
24Joe Muffoletto299827523925517221903419.213.311.285.59668702
25Al Pilarcik*198246.250
26Duane Pillette27480000.000.0000
27Joe Polich2051157144538810122718.264.303.333.63648315
28Bob Porterfield26320000.000.0000
29George Prigge209276.222
30Bill Renna2527887961641170713.203.276.316.59225211
31Culley Rikard*36115389308458711234128122.282.432.360.7921111400Stats for 2 teams
32Sid Schacht321847412822060418.195.267.341.60814002
33Harry Schaeffer*261111.000
34Spec Shea29274136141000043.
35Jerry Snyder201455725266814928214893050.283.323.350.6731849115
36Odie Strain274102.200
37Leo Thomas263613211211284001921610.250.354.286.64032522
38Gene Valla241365695177315012314693934.290.346.331.6771711058
39Bill Virdon*191444413143003003.341.341.415.75617103
40Archie Wilson261445435186613527654681854.261.288.365.6531891225
41Mickey Witek341558526142014065.269.345.365.71019100
42Clarence Wojtowicz1931113988206021101111.204.284.327.61132504
43Bill Woop*2618107100000023.
44Junior Wooten264113.273
45Hank Workman*2413556449172131183238826144.267.357.456.813224784
45 Players26.0156561749806381294197429157659506604.260.332.371.703184811828103
* - 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
1Lew Burdette2377.5004.79271890139.0150797452774321.4539.
2Wes Curtis200038.0
3Art DelDuca23101.0006.00409.09661451001.4449.
4John Fitzgerald*240046.0
5Whitey Ford*2163.6673.2212128295.081393448802551.3587.
6Tom Gorman2535.3755.014531097.0101675455662371.6089.
7Paul Hinrichs2465.5455.534940096.0112685957624331.76010.
8Wally Hood24716.3045.42322681161.02021199796641141.85111.
9Bob Keegan29412.2505.81301961127.0152908261625851.67710.
10Bob Landeck2514.2005.402330060.080433624241021.73312.
11Dave Madison29615.2864.50242471170.01841088573792021.5129.
12Eugene Olson220022.0
13Duane Pillette2704.0007.074128.03726226980101.64311.
14Bob Porterfield2602.0005.62308.09550230001.37510.
15Hugh Radcliffe2101.00018.00202.04441410004.00018.04.518.04.50.25
16Sid Schacht3268.4293.38171782117.0102544446623111.2657.
17Harry Schaeffer*260010.2
18Spec Shea29611.3536.28271940116.0132968165580151.69810.
19Bill Woop*2616.1438.1618243.0454039246240132.1169.
19 Players26.15499.353156156860
* - 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


Bill Drescher934283757.9895.001
Roy Jarvis672983159.9854.917
Hank Foiles1234120.9462.923


Fenton Mole5947935646.9888.71
Hank Workman44336331230.9698.39
Malcolm Mick3125119718.9758.71
Johnny Mize25205170231.0008.88


Joe Muffoletto641531641141.9664.95
Jerry Snyder4189105424.9804.73
Billy Martin296880827.9495.10
Gene Valla214960311.9735.19


Gene Valla77551131317.9282.18
Leo Thomas35435167.9402.69
Mickey Witek14102252.8652.29
Joe Polich1181940.8712.45


Jerry Snyder961732653150.9344.56
Gene Valla395992319.9813.87
Joe Polich3547881018.9313.86


Archie Wilson1383251772.9802.48
Culley Rikard97161772.9601.73Stats for 2 teams
Hank Workman901628102.9441.89
Bob Cerv89192932.9852.26
Jim Gleeson3748260.8931.35
Dain Clay3081211.9882.77
Clarence Wojtowicz28512001.0001.89
Bill Renna2328120.9351.26
Fenton Mole1833140.8951.89
Bill Virdon1113110.9331.27


Paul Hinrichs4981621.9230.49
Tom Gorman45324031.0000.60
Wally Hood32153933.9471.69
Bob Keegan30112320.9441.13
Lew Burdette2783232.9301.48
Spec Shea2762922.9461.30
Dave Madison2473611.9771.79
Bob Landeck2331710.9520.87
Bill Woop1837001.0000.56
Sid Schacht1741623.9091.18
Whitey Ford1251011.9381.25
Art DelDuca4
John Fitzgerald4
Duane Pillette4
Wes Curtis3
Bob Porterfield3
Eugene Olson2
Hugh Radcliffe2
Harry Schaeffer1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ted Atkinson21R6' 0.0"1751929
Lew Burdette23RR6' 2.0"180Nov 22, 1926Nitro, WV, US
Bob Cerv25RR6' 0.0"200May 5, 1925Weston, NE, US
Dain Clay30RR5' 10.0"160Jul 10, 1919Hicksville, OH, US
Wes Curtis20RR6' 4.0"205Dec 27, 1929Jasper, TX, US
Art DelDuca23RR6' 0.0"175Jun 2, 1927Methuen, MA, US
Bill Drescher29LR6' 2.0"190May 23, 1921Congers, NY, US
John Fitzgerald24LL5' 11.0"1701926
Hank Foiles21RR6' 0.0"195Jun 10, 1929Richmond, VA, US
Whitey Ford21LL5' 10.0"178Oct 21, 1928New York, NY, US
Pete Gebrian26RR6' 0.0"170Aug 10, 1923Bayonne, NJ, US
Jim Gleeson38SR6' 1.0"191Mar 5, 1912Kansas City, MO, US
Tom Gorman25RR6' 1.0"190Jan 4, 1925New York, NY, US
Paul Hinrichs24RR6' 0.0"180Aug 31, 1925Marengo, IA, US
Wally Hood24RR6' 1.0"190Sep 24, 1925Los Angeles, CA, US
Roy Jarvis24RR5' 9.0"160Jun 7, 1926Shawnee, OK, US
Bob Keegan29RR6' 2.0"207Aug 4, 1920Rochester, NY, US
Bobby Kline21RR6' 0.0"179Jan 27, 1929St. Petersburg, FL, US
Bob Landeck25RR6' 0.0"195May 17, 1925Blue Island, IL, US
Dave Madison29RR6' 3.0"190Feb 1, 1921Brooksville, MS, US
Billy Martin22RR5' 11.0"165May 16, 1928Berkeley, CA, US
Malcolm Mick27L5' 10.0"155Feb 28, 1923
Johnny Mize37LR6' 2.0"215Jan 7, 1913Demorest, GA, US
Fenton Mole25LL6' 1.0"200Jun 14, 1925San Leandro, CA, US
Joe Muffoletto29R5' 11.0"170Jun 21, 1921
Eugene Olson22RR6' 1.0"1801928
Al Pilarcik19LL5' 10.0"180Jul 3, 1930Whiting, IN, US
Duane Pillette27RR6' 3.0"195Jul 24, 1922Detroit, MI, US
Herb Plews22LR5' 11.0"160Jun 14, 1928Helena, MT, US
Joe Polich20R6' 0.0"175Mar 20, 1930San Francisco, CA, US
Bob Porterfield26RR6' 0.0"190Aug 10, 1923Newport, VA, US
George Prigge20R6' 2.0"1901930
Hugh Radcliffe21RR6' 1.0"185Nov 27, 1928Fort Valley, GA, US
Bill Renna25RR6' 3.0"218Oct 14, 1924Hanford, CA, US
Culley Rikard36LR5' 11.0"183May 9, 1914Oxford, MS, US
Sid Schacht32RR5' 11.0"170Feb 3, 1918Bogota, NJ, US
Harry Schaeffer26LL6' 2.0"175Jun 23, 1924Reading, PA, US
Spec Shea29RR6' 0.0"195Oct 2, 1920Naugatuck, CT, US
Jerry Snyder20RR6' 0.0"170Jul 21, 1929Jenks, OK, US
Odie Strain27R5' 10.0"175Aug 3, 1922Decatur, IL, US
Leo Thomas26RR5' 11.0"178Jul 26, 1923Turlock, CA, US
Gene Valla24R6' 0.0"170Sep 3, 1925San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Virdon19LR6' 0.0"175Jun 9, 1931Hazel Park, MI, US
Archie Wilson26RR5' 11.0"175Nov 25, 1923Los Angeles, CA, US
Mickey Witek34RR5' 10.0"170Dec 19, 1915Luzerne, PA, US
Clarence Wojtowicz19R6' 2.0"190Sep 16, 1930Chicopee, MA, US
Bill Woop26LL6' 1.0"210Sep 13, 1923New York, NY, US
Junior Wooten26RL5' 11.0"160Jan 16, 1924Pelzer, SC, US
Hank Workman24LR6' 1.0"185Feb 5, 1926Los Angeles, CA, US

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