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1951 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  70-84   .455
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Jimmy Dykes
General Manager:   Art Ehlers
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Attendance:  465,469
Playoffs: Season in progress

Philadelphia Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Wally Moses (40)
Youngest Player:  Carl Scheib (24)
Longest Tenure:  Sam Chapman (11)
Top Hitter:  Eddie Joost (2)
Top Pitcher:  Bobby Shantz (13)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  89.70%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9856.636--
Cleveland9361.6045.0
Boston8767.56511.0
Chi White Sox8173.52617.0
Detroit7381.47425.0
Philadelphia7084.45528.0
Washington6292.40336.0
St. Louis52102.33846.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Eddie Joostss235-MLB140553107160285197810810670626.289.000.4610255--
19Gus Zernialof828-MLB13955290151305331252261994015.274.000.5251000290--
17Dave Philleyof3131-MLB12546871123187759966338344.263.000.3760176--
10Elmer Valoof2030-MLB1234447513427875511675208312.302.000.4460198--
12Pete Suder2b-3b-35-MLB123440461081811425530421615.245.000.2980131--
8Ferris Fain1b1630-MLB117425631463036570380203310.344.000.4710200--
5Hank Majeski3b-34-MLB893234192194542123524249.285.000.4150134--
11Billy Hitchcock3b-2b-34-MLB772222768104136202123242.306.000.401089--
3Lou Limmer1b-26-MLB94214253491530102840054.159.000.280060--
15Joe Tiptonc-29-MLB72213235190320115125112.239.000.324069--
9Joe Astrothc-28-MLB641873046102219011813004.246.000.353066--
7Allie Clarkof-28-MLB56161204010142220157216.248.000.398064--
6Lou Klein2b-32-MLB49144223370517001012024.229.000.382055--
2Wally Mosesof-40-MLB701361726600922219105.191.000.235032--
14Ray Murrayc-33-MLB4012210266001300148025.213.000.262032--
22Alex Kellnerp-26-MLB3379518300900113023.228.000.266021--
30Bobby Shantzp5725-MLB3672111840091067081.250.000.306022--
23Bob Hooperp-29-MLB3872815301800119021.208.000.292021--
4Sam Chapmanof-35-MLB18657111005001212012.169.000.185012--
18Kermit Wahl3b-ss-28-MLB205941120060095022.186.000.220013--
24Carl Scheibp-24-MLB485392122280015101.396.000.623100033--
26,42Morrie Martinp-28-MLB35501211000400311040.220.000.220011--
21Sam Zoldakp-32-MLB26451710020006010.156.000.17808--
25Dick Fowlerp-30-MLB22422830020046011.190.000.262011--
5Paul Lehnerof-30-MLB9281410010011013.143.000.17905--
20Joe Colemanp-28-MLB282727300500212010.259.000.370010--
7Barney McCoskyof-34-MLB12274820110034000.296.000.481013--
37Johnny Kucabp-31-MLB30162000010044000.000.000.00000--
16Tod Davisss-3b-26-MLB11150100000013001.067.000.06701--
6Ed Samcoff2b-26-MLB4110000000012000.000.000.00000--
19Lou Brissiep-27-MLB250100000001010.200.000.20001--
36Hank Wysep-33-MLB941100000001000.250.000.25001--
38Moe Burtschyp-29-MLB730100000002000.333.000.33301--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Alex Kellner1826-MLB11144.46332911132209.2218118104209394901.489.360.863.994.030.99--0.96
30Bobby Shantz1325-MLB18103.94322513320205.12139690157077111.389.340.663.073.380.91--1.08
23Bob Hooper1729-MLB12104.3838239085189.01929892136164401.349.140.622.903.050.95--1.05
24Carl Scheib2324-MLB1124.474611303410143.0132787177149601.428.310.444.473.081.45--0.84
26,42Morrie Martin5828-MLB1143.7835133190138.01397058136335311.469.070.854.112.281.80--0.87
21Sam Zoldak-32-MLB6103.1626188150128.0127514592418011.188.930.631.691.271.33--0.90
25Dick Fowler6030-MLB5115.6222224000125.01418978117229001.7010.150.795.182.092.48--1.11
20Joe Coleman-28-MLB165.98289108196.11176964125934301.8310.931.125.513.181.74--0.94
37Johnny Kucab3131-MLB434.223010021474.276373592323101.339.161.082.772.771.00--0.63
38Moe Burtschy-29-MLB005.2970006017.01811100124201.769.530.006.352.123.00--1.44
36Hank Wyse-33-MLB127.9891005014.2241413085102.1814.730.004.913.071.60--1.13
19Lou Brissie2527-MLB026.7522000013.1201010083002.1013.500.005.402.032.67--0.79
17Bubba Harris-25-MLB009.003000104.0444052002.259.000.0011.254.502.50--1.50
Totals: (33 players)70844.47154154526102221,35814217456741025694373031.529.420.723.772.901.30-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe TiptonC7223052912.9690.00 
Joe AstrothC572281822.9920.00 
Ray MurrayC391072425.9850.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ferris Fain1B10893111311124.9900.00 
Lou Limmer1B5845040654.9880.00 
Billy Hitchcock1B180011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pete Suder2B103274313893.9870.00 
Lou Klein2B4285107532.9750.00 
Billy Hitchcock2B234751316.9700.00 
Ed Samcoff2B355031.0000.00 
Tod Davis2B210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hank Majeski3B8882217817.9740.00 
Billy Hitchcock3B4545991114.9290.00 
Kermit Wahl3B18213724.9670.00 
Allie Clark3B1092033.9060.00 
Pete Suder3B331011.0000.00 
Dave Philley3B20000.0000.00 
Tod Davis3B112001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie JoostSS14032542220115.9740.00 
Pete SuderSS184441313.9660.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gus ZernialOF1383211793.9740.00 
Dave PhilleyOF1202991574.9780.00 
Elmer ValoOF116247550.9810.00 
Allie ClarkOF3260211.9840.00 
Wally MosesOF2762111.9840.00 
Sam ChapmanOF1743120.9570.00 
Ferris FainOF1111231.8120.00 
Barney McCoskyOF7130001.0000.00 
Paul LehnerOF6161001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Carl ScheibP46143144313.9833.59 
Bob HooperP38189183733.9482.62 
Morrie MartinP3513863325.9512.54 
Alex KellnerP33209153123.9581.98 
Bobby ShantzP32205204427.9702.81 
Johnny KucabP30743611.9001.09 
Joe ColemanP28967911.9411.50 
Sam ZoldakP26128617001.0001.62 
Dick FowlerP22125111623.9311.94 
Hank WyseP91412001.0001.90 
Moe BurtschyP71732001.0002.65 
Bubba HarrisP3402001.0004.50 
Lou BrissieP21311001.0001.37 


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