1928 Birmingham Barons Roster

Southern Association (SA) - Class: A
Team Record: 99-54
Finished 1st in the SA
Manager: John Dobbs (99-54)
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Ballpark: Rickwood Field
Attendance: 261,824, Avg. 3,423
1928 Birmingham Barons Statistics

Playoffs - Birmingham Barons 4 games, Memphis Chickasaws 0

The Birmingham Barons of the Southern Association ended the 1928 season with a record of 99 wins and 54 losses, finishing first in the SA.

John Dobbs served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Pelham BallengerRRFebruary 6, 18945'11"160Gilreath Mill, SC US
Turner BarberLRJuly 9, 18935'11"170Lavinia, TN US
Elliot BigelowLLOctober 13, 18975'11"185Tarpon Springs, FL US
Roy CarlyleLRDecember 10, 19006'2"195Buford, GA US
Pete CooperLRFebruary 27, 19035'11"165
Ray FrancisLLMarch 8, 18936'1"182Sherman, TX US
Bob HastyRRMay 3, 18966'3"210Canton, GA US
John HoranNovember 7, 1900
Jimmy JohnstonRRDecember 10, 18895'10"160Cleveland, TN US
Ralph JuddLRDecember 7, 19015'10"170Perrysburg, OH US
George MilsteadLLJune 26, 19035'10"144Cleburne, TX US
Bill MorrellRRApril 9, 18936'0"172Hyde Park, MA US
Max RosenfeldRRDecember 23, 19025'8"175New York, NY US
Luther RoyRRJuly 29, 19025'10"161Ooltewah, TN US
Fred Sheridan
Mule ShirleyLLMay 24, 19015'11"180Snow Hill, NC US
Mel SimonsLRJuly 1, 19005'10"175Carlyle, IL US
Ernie SmithRROctober 11, 18995'8"155Totowa, NJ US
Stuffy StewartRRJanuary 31, 18945'9"160Jasper, FL US
Ed WellsLLJune 7, 19006'1"183Ashland, OH US
Yam YaryanRRNovember 5, 18925'10"180Knowlton, IA US

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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