1951 Tulsa Oilers Statistics

Texas League (TL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 67-94
7th in the TL
Manager: Al Vincent (67-94)
Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Ballpark: Texas League Park
Attendance: 147,907, Avg. 1,837
1951 Tulsa Oilers Roster

The Tulsa Oilers of the Texas League ended the 1951 season with a record of 67 wins and 94 losses, seventh in the TL.

The Oilers scored 643 runs and gave up 699 runs. Fletcher Robbe paced hitters with significant playing time with a .297 average. Joe Nuxhall topped Tulsa with 13 wins, while Bob Curley recorded a 3.1 ERA, best among regular hurlers.

Players from the 1951 Tulsa Oilers who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Jay Avrea, Jim Blackburn, Alex Grammas, Bob Hazle, Dave Jolly, Jim Kirby, Ralph LaPointe, Buddy Lively, Bob Nieman, Joe Nuxhall, Ken Polivka, Tommy Reis, Ted Tappe, Johnny Temple, Dewey Williams and Roy Zimmerman.

Al Vincent served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Joe Nuxhall1322.3713.434333257.024111498102
John Stewart1114.4403.293826224.022010382118
Jim Blackburn1012.4553.602624180.0176857279
Dave Jolly913.4094.173728220.0224126102107
Tommy Reis82.8002.86335104.098423340
Bob Curley612.3333.102820148.0126635174
Ralph Erwin32.6003.4428355.045272125
Clarence Zieser34.4295.4014760.058403632
Jack Walters21.6670.00425.0
Robert Sanders11.5000.008331.03513
Jay Avrea19.1004.55221087.0104564432
Buddy Lively000.0022.0
John Brechin000.0013.0
Ken Polivka000.0011.0
Alfred Boresh000.0011.0
Dewey Jacobs01.0000.0037.0
Gerald Blackburn01.0000.0013.0
Totals6794.4163.4529015900001408.013276565390622000000

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Johnny Temple1546126121802450.294.294.350.644214
Fletcher Robbe1474654651382873.297.297.406.703189
Russell Burns11843743712628310.288.288.435.723190
Edward Knoblauch1143953951102221.278.278.352.630139
Harry Donabedian1454704701062030.226.226.281.506132
Bob Hazle89329329922062.280.280.395.675130
Alex Grammas88302302831032.275.275.348.623105
Dewey Williams13737537583410.221.221.237.45989
Walter Wrona89211211601012.284.284.370.65478
Ralph LaPointe6820420455800.270.270.309.57863
Jim Kirby4418718749900.262.262.310.57258
Don Eggert49159159481225.302.302.497.79979
Roy Zimmerman6121821846421.211.211.261.47257
Elbie Flint44140140391000.279.279.350.62949
Kenneth Mapes3513213228501.212.212.273.48536
Bob Nieman35888827514.307.307.523.83046
Vernon Petty3211011023100.209.209.218.42724
Dave Jolly41818122310.272.272.333.60527
Joe Nuxhall50919120410.220.220.286.50526
Jim Blackburn26666612300.182.182.227.40915
Ted Tappe19565610300.179.179.232.41113
Jay Avrea2738387500.184.184.316.50012
Everett Johnson1230306200.200.200.267.4678
Bob Curley2846465000.109.109.109.2175
Tommy Reis3538384110.105.105.184.2897
Clarence Zieser1417172000.118.118.118.2352
John Stewart3875752000.027.027.027.0532
Bobby Wilson410101.100.100.100.2001
Robert Sanders811111.091.091.091.1821
Ralph Erwin2812121000.083.083.083.1671
Gerald Blackburn1110.000.000.000.0000
Dewey Jacobs3110.000.000.000.0000
Jack Walters411110.000.000.000.0000
Totals17875418541801386241393100000.256.256.332.588179800000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Joe NuxhallP43.000
John StewartP38.000
Dave JollyP37.000
Tommy ReisP33.000
Ralph ErwinP28.000
Bob CurleyP28.000
Jim BlackburnP26.000
Jay AvreaP22.000
Clarence ZieserP14.000
Totals2690000.000

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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