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1927 Quincy Red Birds

1927 > Class B > 1927 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Punch Knoll, Mack Allison and Boss Schmidt
Represented: Quincy, IL
Ballpark: Eagles Park (Quincy, IL), Eagles Park (Quincy, IL) and Eagles Park (Quincy, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1926 / 1928

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 Ernest Calbert? 40 49 181 59 8 7 2 .326 .481 87
2 William Conway? -- 116 403 104 13 7 4 .258 .355 143
3 Buck Freeman# 30 25 46 7 1 0 0 .152 .174 8
4 Walt Golvin* 33 129 433 104 19 7 5 .240 .351 152
5 Punch Knoll 45 9 21 4 2 0 0 .190 .286 6
6 Walter Krueger 34 138 535 176 22 2 8 .329 .422 226
7 Otto Merz? 38 28 56 10 0 0 0 .179 .179 10
8 Henry Moore? 35 92 292 66 17 2 1 .226 .308 90
9 Fritz Ostermueller* 19 34 88 22 4 1 0 .250 .318 28
10 Al Reitz 23 39 82 19 2 0 2 .232 .329 27
11 Joe Riggert 40 134 491 154 21 6 9 .314 .436 214
12 Ray Roberts* 31 41 98 23 4 1 2 .235 .357 35
13 Red Smith 35 85 261 57 7 0 1 .218 .257 67
14 Brodie Thompson? -- 138 503 134 22 9 16 .266 .441 222
15 Rabbit Warstler 23 128 498 175 33 4 8 .351 .482 240
15 Players 32.8
* - 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
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 Buck Freeman 30 5 11 .313 4.28 17 120.0 142 65 57 33 1.458 10.6 2.5
2 Otto Merz? 38 8 11 .421 4.26 27 167.0 186 86 79 49 1.407 10.0 2.6
3 Fritz Ostermueller* 19 7 8 .467 4.87 25 133.0 144 81 72 74 1.639 9.7 5.0
4 Al Reitz 23 9 15 .375 3.52 34 225.0 238 102 88 58 1.316 9.5 2.3
5 Ray Roberts 31 15 8 .652 3.29 33 216.0 207 94 79 85 1.352 8.6 3.5
5 Players 28.1
* - 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
Henry Moore 89 286 60 6 .983 3.89
Red Smith 78 254 51 9 .971 3.91

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walt Golvin 129 1236 74 19 .986 10.16

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Krueger 138 365 423 18 .978 5.71

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Conway 75 153 181 24 .933 4.45

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rabbit Warstler 129 325 422 71 .913 5.79

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brodie Thompson 138 359 18 15 .962 2.73
Joe Riggert 134 254 9 4 .985 1.96
Ernest Calbert 48 111 5 7 .943 2.42

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ernest Calbert 40 Jan 13, 1887 Eagle, NE, US
William Conway -- Unknown
Buck Freeman 30 S R 5' 10.0" 167 Jul 5, 1896 Mart, TX, US
Walt Golvin 33 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 1, 1894 Hershey, NE, US
Punch Knoll 45 R R 5' 7.0" 170 Oct 7, 1881 Evansville, IN, US
Walter Krueger 34 R Feb 1, 1893 Freeport, IL, US
Otto Merz 38 1889
Henry Moore 35 1892 Fort Smith, AR, US
Fritz Ostermueller 19 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 15, 1907 Quincy, IL, US
Al Reitz 23 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Feb 10, 1904 Evansville, IN, US
Joe Riggert 40 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 11, 1886 Janesville, WI, US
Ray Roberts 31 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 25, 1895 Cruger, MS, US
Red Smith 35 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Apr 11, 1892 Logansport, IN, US
Brodie Thompson -- Unknown
Rabbit Warstler 23 R R 5' 7.0" 150 Sep 13, 1903 North Canton, OH, US

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