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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:  -

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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Eddie Joost+ss235-MLB140553107160285197810810670626.289.000.461461255--
19Gus Zernial+of828-MLB13955290151305331252261994015.274.000.525525290--
17Dave Philley+of3131-MLB12546871123187759966338344.263.000.376376176--
10Elmer Valo+of2030-MLB1234447513427875511675208312.302.000.446446198--
12Pete Suder+2b-3b-35-MLB123440461081811425530421615.245.000.298298131--
8Ferris Fain+1b1630-MLB117425631463036570380203310.344.000.471471200--
5Hank Majeski+3b-34-MLB893234192194542123524249.285.000.415415134--
11Billy Hitchcock+3b-2b-34-MLB772222768104136202123242.306.000.40140189--
3Lou Limmer+1b-26-MLB94214253491530102840054.159.000.28028060--
15Joe Tipton+c-29-MLB72213235190320115125112.239.000.32432469--
9Joe Astroth+c-28-MLB641873046102219011813004.246.000.35335366--
7Allie Clark+of-28-MLB56161204010142220157216.248.000.39839864--
6Lou Klein+2b-32-MLB49144223370517001012024.229.000.38238255--
2Wally Moses+of-40-MLB701361726600922219105.191.000.23523532--
14Ray Murray+c-33-MLB4012210266001300148025.213.000.26226232--
22Alex Kellner+p-26-MLB3379518300900113023.228.000.26626621--
23Bob Hooper+p-29-MLB3872815301800119021.208.000.29229221--
30Bobby Shantz+p5725-MLB3672111840091067081.250.000.30630622--
4Sam Chapman+of-35-MLB18657111005001212012.169.000.18518512--
18Kermit Wahl+3b-ss-28-MLB205941120060095022.186.000.22022013--
24Carl Scheib+p-24-MLB485392122280015101.396.000.62362333--
26,42Morrie Martin+p-28-MLB35501211000400311040.220.000.22022011--
21Sam Zoldak+p-32-MLB26451710020006010.156.000.1781788--
25Dick Fowler+p-30-MLB22422830020046011.190.000.26226211--
5Paul Lehner+of-30-MLB9281410010011013.143.000.1791795--
7Barney McCosky+of-34-MLB12274820110034000.296.000.48148113--
20Joe Coleman+p-28-MLB282727300500212010.259.000.37037010--
37Johnny Kucab+p-31-MLB30162000010044000.000.000.00000--
16Tod Davis+ss-3b-26-MLB11150100000013001.067.000.067671--
6Ed Samcoff+2b-26-MLB4110000000012000.000.000.00000--
19Lou Brissie+p-27-MLB250100000001010.200.000.2002001--
36Hank Wyse+p-33-MLB941100000001000.250.000.2502501--
38Moe Burtschy+p-29-MLB730100000002000.333.000.3333331--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Alex Kellner+1826-MLB11144.46332911132209.221811810420939490 01.489.360.863.994.030.99--0.96
30Bobby Shantz+1325-MLB18103.94322513320205.1213969015707710 11.389.340.663.073.380.91--1.08
23Bob Hooper+1729-MLB12104.3838239085189.0192989213616440 01.349.140.622.903.050.95--1.05
24Carl Scheib+2324-MLB1124.474611303410143.013278717714960 01.428.310.444.473.081.45--0.84
26,42Morrie Martin+5828-MLB1143.7835133190138.0139705813633530 11.469.070.854.112.281.80--0.87
21Sam Zoldak+-32-MLB6103.1626188150128.012751459241800 11.188.930.631.691.271.33--0.90
25Dick Fowler+6030-MLB5115.6222224000125.0141897811722900 01.7010.150.795.182.092.48--1.11
20Joe Coleman+-28-MLB165.98289108196.1117696412593430 01.8310.931.125.513.181.74--0.94
37Johnny Kucab+3131-MLB434.223010021474.27637359232310 01.339.161.082.772.771.00--0.63
38Moe Burtschy+-29-MLB005.2970006017.0181110012420 01.769.530.006.352.123.00--1.44
36Hank Wyse+-33-MLB127.9891005014.224141308510 02.1814.730.004.913.071.60--1.13
19Lou Brissie+2527-MLB026.7522000013.120101008300 02.1013.500.005.402.032.67--0.79
17Bubba Harris+-25-MLB009.003000104.044405200 02.259.000.0011.254.502.50--1.50
Totals: (33 players)70844.47154154526102221,358142174567410256943730--31.529.420.723.772.901.30-- 

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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