1927 Birmingham Barons Roster

Southern Association (SA) - Class: A
Team Record: 91-63
2nd in the SA
Manager: John Dobbs (91-63)
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Ballpark: Rickwood Field
Attendance: 299,150, Avg. 3,885
1927 Birmingham Barons Statistics

The Birmingham Barons of the Southern Association ended the 1927 season with a record of 91 wins and 63 losses, second in the SA.

John Dobbs served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Doug BairdRRSeptember 27, 18915'9"148St. Charles, MO US
Rube MarquardSLOctober 9, 18866'3"180Cleveland, OH US
Monroe MitchellRRSeptember 11, 19016'1"170Starkville, MS US
Bill MorrellRRApril 9, 18936'0"172Hyde Park, MA US
Emilio PalmeroLLJune 13, 18955'11"157Guanabacoa, La Habana CU
Ned PorterRRJuly 6, 19056'0"173Apalachicola, FL US
Max RosenfeldRRDecember 23, 19025'8"175New York, NY US
Joe SchepnerRRAugust 10, 18955'10"160Aliquippa, PA US
Fred Sheridan
Clay Van AlstyneRRMay 24, 19005'11"180Stuyvesant, NY US
James WashburnMay 19, 1894Wichita, KS US
Nap KlozaRRSeptember 7, 19035'11"180, PL
Ted JourdanLLSeptember 5, 18956'0"175New Orleans, LA US
Pelham BallengerRRFebruary 6, 18945'11"160Gilreath Mill, SC US
Red BarnesLRDecember 25, 19035'10"158Suggsville, AL US
Elliot BigelowLLOctober 13, 18975'11"185Tarpon Springs, FL US
Duke BrettRRMay 23, 19006'0"175Lawrenceville, VA US
Dick CoffmanRRDecember 18, 19066'2"195Veto, AL US
Pete CooperLRFebruary 16, 19035'11"165
George CunninghamRRJuly 13, 18945'11"185Sturgeon Lake, MN US
Bill EvansRRFebruary 10, 18936'0"175Reidsville, NC US
Babe GanzelRRMay 22, 19015'10"172Malden, MA US
Grant GillisRRJanuary 24, 19015'10"165Grove Hill, AL US
Earl Hilton
Olin Hutto

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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