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1950 Waterloo White Hawks Statistics

Illinois-Iowa-Indiana League (IIIL) - Class: B
Team Record: 70-56
Finished 3rd in the IIIL
Manager: Otto Denning (70-56)
Affiliation: Chicago White Sox
Location: Waterloo, Iowa
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 119,244, Avg. 1,893
1950 Waterloo White Hawks Roster

Playoffs - Danville Dodgers 3 games, Waterloo White Hawks 0

The Waterloo White Hawks of the Illinois-Iowa-Indiana League ended the 1950 season with a record of 70 wins and 56 losses, finishing third in the IIIL.

The White Hawks scored 663 runs and gave up 619 runs. Andrew Baud led all regular batters with a .318 average. Vito Valentinetti topped Waterloo with 12 wins, while Billy Best recorded a 3.62 ERA, best among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Players from the 1950 Waterloo White Hawks who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Joe Kirrene, Ed White, Vito Valentinetti, Red Wilson, Otto Denning and Bill Fischer.

Otto Denning 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
Vito Valentinetti126.6674.0222141.013074631843
Bill Fischer117.6114.122525177.01559781993
Billy Best1010.5003.6229174.016785701186
Richard Duffy98.5294.1431176.01511068115131
Ray Pope86.5713.732599.09655411052
John Zuchnik87.5333.96430100.0100564463144
Billy Dufour52.7142.90759.0432119421
William Cannon32.6004.421759.0593529435
Totals6648.5793.91199250000985.0901529428774920440000

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
Del Lang121447447129181010.289.289.441.729197
George Verespy1013873871171624.302.302.385.687149
Andrew Baud933523521121685.318.318.452.770159
Sam Kanelos1184414411081545.245.245.331.576146
Gene Thomas10133833810415325.308.308.592.899200
Ed White70273273961884.352.352.520.872142
Gene Petralli802822828119611.287.287.514.801145
Red Wilson672352357515211.319.319.540.860127
Joe Kirrene83279279651239.233.233.394.627110
Art Thrasher5615815844821.278.278.373.65259
Dick Anderson3211511528701.243.243.330.57438
Paul Box3312512524400.192.192.224.41628
Jacob Charter35848418200.214.214.238.45220
Bill Fischer31808017301.212.212.288.50023
Richard Duffy31545410000.185.185.185.37010
Bud Wessell1131318110.258.258.355.61311
John Gugala1644448100.182.182.205.3869
Dan Phalen1131317101.226.226.355.58111
Billy Best3060607010.117.117.150.2679
William Cannon1718185000.278.278.278.5565
John Zuchnik4328285000.179.179.179.3575
Ray Pope2630305100.167.167.200.3676
Orient Martella1433335210.152.152.273.4249
Bob Huddleston1541414100.098.098.122.2205
Vito Valentinetti2242424000.095.095.095.1904
Otto Denning1214142100.143.143.214.3573
Totals12694022402201088176518800000.271.271.405.676163000000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
John ZuchnikP43.000
Richard DuffyP31.000
Billy BestP29.000
Ray PopeP25.000
Bill FischerP25.000
Vito ValentinettiP22.000
William CannonP17.000
Totals1920000.000

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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