1950 Cincinnati Reds season

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1950 Cincinnati Reds
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Powel Crosley, Jr.
Manager(s) Luke Sewell
Local television WCPO-TV
(Waite Hoyt)
Local radio WCPO
(Waite Hoyt)
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The 1950 Cincinnati Reds season was a season in American baseball. The team finished sixth in the National League with a record of 66-87, 24½ games behind the Philadelphia Phillies.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
Philadelphia Phillies 91 63 -- .591
Brooklyn Dodgers 89 65 2 .578
New York Giants 86 68 5 .558
Boston Braves 83 71 8 .539
St. Louis Cardinals 78 75 12.5 .510
Cincinnati Reds 66 87 24.5 .431
Chicago Cubs 64 89 26.5 .418
Pittsburgh Pirates 57 96 33.5 .373

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1950 Cincinnati Reds
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Howell, DixieDixie Howell 82 224 50 .223 2 22

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Lowrey, PeanutsPeanuts Lowrey 91 264 60 .227 1 11
Northey, RonRon Northey 27 77 20 .260 5 9
Bolger, JimJim Bolger 2 1 0 .000 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Blackwell, EwellEwell Blackwell 40 261 17 15 2.97 188

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Peterson, KentKent Peterson 9 20 0 3 7.20 6
Byerly, BudBud Byerly 4 14.2 0 1 2.45 5

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Avrea, JayJay Avrea 2 0 0 0 3.38 2

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Syracuse Chiefs International League Bruno Betzel
AA Tulsa Oilers Texas League Al Vincent
A Charleston Senators Central League Joe Beggs
A Columbia Reds Sally League Gee Walker
C Ogden Reds Pioneer League Cecil Scheffel
D Muncie Reds Ohio-Indiana League Mike Blazo
D Lockport Reds PONY League Cyril Pfeifer
D Wilmington Pirates Tobacco State League Bull Hamons, Red Teague
and Steve Collins

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Harry Walker page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Jim Bolger page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Peanuts Lowrey page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

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