1950 Wichita Falls Spudders Roster

Big State League (BSL) - Class: B
Team Record: 80-66
3rd in the BSL
Manager: Hack Miller (80-66)
Affiliation: St. Louis Browns
Location: Wichita Falls, Texas
Ballpark: Spudder Park
Attendance: 103,439, Avg. 1,417
1950 Wichita Falls Spudders Statistics

Playoffs - Greenville Majors 4 games, Wichita Falls Spudders 2

The Wichita Falls Spudders of the Big State League ended the 1950 season with a record of 80 wins and 66 losses, third in the BSL.

The Spudders scored 870 runs and yielded 755 runs.

Freddy Schmidt, Carl Powis, Sid Peterson, Hack Miller, Don Larsen, Ed Cole and Ed Albrecht were all players from the 1950 Wichita Falls Spudders who played in the Majors during their careers.

Hack Miller served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Howard WoosterL5'11"165
Cecil McClungR5'11"195
Albert McCartySLAugust 16, 19186'3"220
Don LarsenRRAugust 7, 19296'4"215Michigan City, IN US
Pete KonyarRR5'11"185
Ralph HiseySL191
Cart HowertonLOctober 23, 19276'2"193
Wade HeadrickRRMay 25, 19276'2"185
Verdun GilchristR5'9"150
Bob FreelsRRJuly 18, 19276'1"200Mascoutah, IL US
Carmen FerulloRRMarch 5, 19275'9"165
Stanley DuBoisL5'10"160
Joseph DworakLL5'11"165
Ed ColeRRMarch 22, 19095'11"170Wilkes-Barre, PA US
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Hoyle ChancellorRRFebruary 9, 19265'11"170
Jake BlomerJuly 22, 1915191
Burke McLaughlinRROctober 22, 19296'0"185Moody, AL US
Hack MillerRRFebruary 13, 19135'11"215Celeste, TX US
Everette NealRR6'3"200
Dick WertzDecember 31, 1924192Newport, PA US
James UpchurchRLJuly 24, 19285'11"185
Irvin TassinLR6'0"186
Omer TolsonRJuly 25, 19266'1"215
Robert SeltzerL6'2"185
Freddy SchmidtRRFebruary 9, 19166'1"185Hartford, CT US
Nick SamelaR5'11"170
Paul Salata6'2"191
Joseph RineyL6'0"165
Bill RahmesRNovember 13, 19236'1"195
Carl PowisRRJanuary 11, 19286'0"185Philadelphia, PA US
Jim PostLLFebruary 2, 19265'11"170
Sid PetersonRRJanuary 31, 19186'3"200Havelock, ND US
George NiedsonSApril 6, 19185'10"205
Jack NesbitROctober 9, 19285'11"190
Rich NealROctober 11, 19295'10"180Los Angeles, CA US
Ed AlbrechtRRFebruary 28, 19295'10"165St. Louis, MO 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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