1938 Waterloo Red Hawks Roster

Illinois-Iowa-Indiana League (IIIL) - Class: B
Team Record: 59-65
5th in the IIIL
Manager: Lonny Backer (59-65)
Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds
Location: Waterloo, Iowa
Ballpark: Red Hawk Stadium
Attendance: 43,980, Avg. 709
1938 Waterloo Red Hawks Statistics

The Waterloo Red Hawks of the Illinois-Iowa-Indiana League ended the 1938 season with a record of 59 wins and 65 losses, fifth in the IIIL.

Lonny Backer served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Lonny BackerRRFebruary 5, 19075'8"163Franklin, CA US
Ernest KeithleyL6'0"184
Bob LoaneRRAugust 5, 19146'0"190Berkeley, CA US
John LudsickLL5'11"165
Leo MarionL6'0"170
James McGloinLLFebruary 23, 19146'3"195
John MurrayRR5'11"165
Joe OrrellRRMarch 6, 19176'4"210National City, CA US
Norm SmallRRNovember 6, 19135'10"176Glen Cove, NY US
Einar SorensenRRFebruary 4, 19145'10"155San Francisco, CA US
Louis SpannraftR5'10"
Jug ThesengaRRApril 27, 19146'0"200Jefferson, SD US
Walter WarsickR6'0"185
James HoffR5'8"160
Allen HayesRR6'0"170
Lakey HarkraderLR5'10"155
Russell BaileyRR6'2"195
Horatio BartlesonRRNovember 18, 19185'11"170Macomb, IL US
Edward BastienRRSeptember 19, 19145'11"164
Joe BestudikSLDecember 29, 19145'10"170Springfield, IL US
Charles BrooksRR6'1"170
Richard CarpenterR6'1"
Clyde ChellR6'1"175
Lee Cornell
William DuexR5'10"160
Roy EasterwoodRRJanuary 12, 19156'0"196Waxahachie, TX US
Danny EscobarLSeptember 26, 19165'11"165San Jose, CA US
Robert FalkROctober 11, 19155'11"183St. Louis, MO US
Charlie WolfeR6'1"180

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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