1920 Statistics

Western Canada Baseball League :

Nelson "Chicken" Hawks of the Calgary Bronchos edged Winnipeg's Jack Sheehan for the batting crown of the Western Canada Baseball League of 1920. Hawks, who also led the circuit in hits, total bases and stolen bases, finished with a .359 average just ahead of Sheehan's .354. Walter Christensen of Calgary was third, at .347, ahead of Saskatoon playing manager Bill Speas, at .339.  Ernest "Tex" Vache of Regina was tied for fifth, batting .335, and topped the league in runs batted in, with 80.  Christensen scored the most runs, 104.

Calgary also took the pitching honours as Charles Sweeney registered the most wins, 19, tied with Edmonton's George Valentine for the most appearances, 35, and led in strikeouts, with 159.  Albert Zweifel of Regina had the best won-lost percentage, .824, based on his 14 victories in 17 decisions.


AVE : Hawks CG - .359 
Runs : W. Christensen CG - 104 
Hits : Hawks CG - 161 
Total Bases : Hawks CG - 226 
RBI : Vache RG - 80 
Stolen Bases : Hawks CG - 40 

            WESTERN CANADA LEAGUE             G  AB   R   H  TB  2B 3B HR SB  BB SO   RBI   PCT
1920  WCBL  Hawks Nelson (Chicken) CG       112 449  96 161 226           40  33       58  .359
1920  WCBL  Sheehan Jack WM                  99 342  52 121 143           34  63       50  .354
1920  WCBL  Steengrafe Milt CG               37  95  13  33  41            0   2       13  .347
1920  WCBL  Christensen Walter CG           112 440 104 152 193           26  44       55  .345
1920  WCBL  Speas Bill  RG                  101 395  84 134 179           21  57       57  .339
1920  WCBL  Vache Ernest (Tex) RG            94 346  53 116 165           16  22       80  .335
1920  WCBL  Wirts Elwood (Kettle) CG         93 322  61 108 153           10  30       48  .335
1920  WCBL  Hauger Art MJ                   104 416  78 138 176           30  41       70  .332
1920  WCBL  Marshall Robert MJ              111 405  77 132 206           13  57       66  .326
1920  WCBL  Leifer Elmer MJ                 100 399  73 130 177           10  27       57  .326
1920  WCBL  Williams Denny MJ               117 491  87 158 188           14  27       50  .322
1920  WCBL  Forsythe Cy ED                   53 180  28  57  75            5  16       29  .317
1920  WCBL  Dumovich Nick ED                 38 103  14  32  38            0   8       11  .311
1920  WCBL  Kelliher Mickey RG              101 399  64 120 166           20  32       57  .301
1920  WCBL  Walters Karl (Junk) MJ          117 455  55 136 188           17  11       63  .299
1920  WCBL  Schaack Edward WM                52 150  11  44  80            0  11       22  .293
1920  WCBL  Mellilo Oscar (Ski) WM          105 382  60 111 163           15  32       39  .291
1920  WCBL  Williams Cy SK                   69 220  29  63  71            9  22       29  .286
1920  WCBL  Fuhrman Ollie RG                 65 228  26  65  77            4   9       29  .285
1920  WCBL  Poelman  WM                      54 200  26  57  78           10  19       31  .285
1920  WCBL  Manda Carl CG                   106 384  78 109 147           22  37       41  .284
1920  WCBL  Gleichmann Gustave ED            97 382  53 108 150           19  49       38  .283
1920  WCBL  Kernan Joseph SK                117 458  76 129 179           19  56       37  .282
1920  WCBL  Hamilton Billy CG                65 288  55  71  95           13  26       18  .278 (a)
1920  WCBL  Gill Andrew SK                   40 152  11  42  50            7   4       12  .276
1920  WCBL  Meisner SK                      119 424  61 116 166           18  60       42  .274
1920  WCBL  O'Neill William WM               84 294  55  80 110           16  66       28  .272
1920  WCBL  Christensen Harvey CG           102 414  86 112 147           27  42       26  .271
1920  WCBL  Burke Eamonn (Speck) RG         102 365  49  99 119           14  27       48  .271
1920  WCBL  Olson Arthur SK                 117 415  36 112 144            8  24       48  .270
1920  WCBL  Machold Adolph MJ                44 130  18  35  59            0   6       10  .269
1920  WCBL  Andrews Ray ED                   83 333  39  89  99           21  29       16  .267
1920  WCBL  Gregor Hal WM                    75 271  28  72 102            8  15       43  .266
1920  WCBL  Murphy James SK                  66 240  24  64  75            7  15       17  .266 (a)
1920  WCBL  Nelson Hal SK                   102 368  40  97 112           21  21       30  .264
1920  WCBL  Bliss Art SK                     12  38   6  10  10            0   2        3  .263
1920  WCBL  Starky John ED                   53 199  19  52  63           10  10       25  .261
1920  WCBL  Ritchie Pete ED                 104 379  40  99 133           15  27       49  .261
1920  WCBL  Corrigan  MJ                     58 196  29  51  67            0  39       15  .260
1920  WCBL  Ritter Art RG                   106 409  76 106 134           22  52       34  .259
1920  WCBL  Kilhullen Pat CG                 98 359  46  93 115           14   8       40  .259
1920  WCBL  Tobin Joe CG                    110 391  56 101 154           12  36       66  .258
1920  WCBL  Smith Marvin (Red) RG           106 444  69 112 144           14  37       35  .252
1920  WCBL  Bender John RG                   99 328  69  82 112           17  60       51  .250
1920  WCBL  Stokke Gilbert ED                95 321  33  79  94            9  43       42  .246
1920  WCBL  Whaling Bert RG                  65 205  32  50  59            7  19       29  .244
1920  WCBL  Shaw (Hunky) ED                  82 300  36  72  88           24  37       24  .240
1920  WCBL  Morrison Eugene WM              103 379  67  91 129           21  47       33  .240
1920  WCBL  Lamarra Anthony MJ              109 387  46  92 113           14  43       31  .238
1920  WCBL  Seiffert Leo WM                  62 196  29  46  59            5  18       13  .235
1920  WCBL  Bonner Al  ED                    34  81   9  19  30            0  11       12  .235
1920  WCBL  Wolgamot Earl ED                 72 247  24  58  73           12  32       17  .235
1920  WCBL  Wright  SK                       72 259  24  60  70            7  32       22  .232
1920  WCBL  Miller Ralph RG                  20  52   3  12  13            1   2        3  .230 (a)
1920  WCBL  Griffith William MJ             115 337  79 103 136           17  75       24  .230 (a)
1920  WCBL  Johnson O. MJ                    27 179  18  40  51            6  12       15  .227 (a)
1920  WCBL  Williams Nick MJ                 52 162  18  36  44            4  12       17  .222
1920  WCBL  Cline Edward CG                  25  68   9  15  18            0   2        6  .221
1920  WCBL  Webb Emery MJ                    21  60   9  13  14            0   4        6  .216 (a)
1920  WCBL  Swartz Monroe MJ                 31  88   9  19  26            5   3        5  .216
1920  WCBL  Bachant Louis SK                 86 279  20  60  84            5  22       29  .215
1920  WCBL  Gibson George MJ                 14  42   3   9   9            0   2        6  .214
1920  WCBL  Zweifel Albert RG                26  89  11  19  30            0   9        5  .213
1920  WCBL  Evans Evan (Rube) RG             34  94  12  20  27            0   5       10  .213
1920  WCBL  Mack Frank (Stubby) CG           32  81  13  17  44            0   9       10  .210
1920  WCBL  Standridge Pete ED               51 131  16  27  40            0  16       11  .207 (a)
1920  WCBL  Loewe Ruddy SK                   94 349  29  72  87            8  23       17  .206
1920  WCBL  Smallwood  ED                    95 311  41  64  81           13  64       13  .206
1920  WCBL  Raleigh  WM                      93 329  23  67  86           11  25       30  .204
1920  WCBL  Roman Paul SK                    25  65   4  13  24            0   2        5  .200
1920  WCBL  Dallas A. (Porky) MJ             76 265  19  53  58            5  27       14  .200
1920  WCBL  Reppy Gay ED                     47 127   9  25  29            4   4       13  .199 (a)
1920  WCBL  Valentine George ED              37  87  17  17  19            0   6        5  .195
1920  WCBL  Beer Sam SK                      35  94   7  18  19            0   3        4  .191
1920  WCBL  Henion Lafayette WM              25  79   6  15  17            1   4        4  .190
1920  WCBL  Libke Fred ED                    15  37   3   7   7            0   2        1  .189
1920  WCBL  Benton Harry WM                  14  32   3   6   9            0   2        3  .188
1920  WCBL  Dixon J.A. WM                    95 317  27  59  71            7  32       25  .186
1920  WCBL  Morrison Harry MJ                30  83   7  15  13            0   4        8  .181
1920  WCBL  Dailey Joe RG                    31  79   5  14  15            9   4        7  .177
1920  WCBL  Thollander Ernest CG             29  86   8  15  19            0   1        5  .174
1920  WCBL  Madura Jake WM                   50 162  19  28  35            4  14        5  .173
1920  WCBL  Sweeney/Swaney Charles CG        34  83   6  14  16            0   7        6  .169
1920  WCBL  Kaufmann Tony WM                 29  78   5  13  17            0  15        5  .167
1920  WCBL  Pillette Herman RG               29  86   5  14  17            0   3        7  .163
1920  WCBL  Gervais (Lefty) WM               14  44   2   7  11            0   0        4  .159
1920  WCBL  Grimes Roy SK                    11  31   1   4   4            0   0        0  .129
1920  WCBL  Brant Grover ED                  25  56   4   7   8            1   5        0  .125
1920  WCBL  Watson Charles (Doc) SK          25  65   4   6   7            3   7        2  .092
1920  WCBL  Lesher William MJ                19  30   3   2   2            0   2        1  .067

(a) Eight players had published averages at variance from the marks compiled from	 
the at bats and hits published - Hamilton, Murphy, Miller, Griffith, Johnson,	 
Webb, Standridge and Reppy. 	 
Source : Reach Official American League Guide 1921
Games : Sweeney CG & Valentine ED - 35 
Wins : Sweeney CG - 19 
Won-Lost PCT - Zweifel, 14-3 - .824 
Strikeouts : Sweeney CG - 159 
ERA : Evans RG - 1.42 
            WESTERN CANADA LEAGUE        G GS CG   W  L   PCT   IP   H   R ER  BB  SO HB WP   ERA
1920  WCBL  Leifer Elmer MJ              8         5  1  .833              15  13  21        1.87
1920  WCBL  Zweifel Albert RG           20        14  3  .824              31  52  75        1.55
1920  WCBL  Benton Harry WM              8         6  2  .750              20  32  37        2.50
1920  WCBL  Cline Edward CG             22        12  4  .750              48  78  64        2.18
1920  WCBL  Steengrafe Milt CG          25        12  4  .750              66  65  85        2.64
1920  WCBL  Bartliff  WM                 9         5  2  .714               9  23  18        1.00
1920  WCBL  Dailey Joe RG               30        15  7  .682              58 101 136        1.93
1920  WCBL  Seiffert Leo WM             24        14  7  .667              49  55  51        2.04
1920  WCBL  Lesher William MJ            9         4  2  .667              19  28  43        2.11
1920  WCBL  Sweeney/Swaney Charles CG   35        19 11  .633              63  58 159        1.80
1920  WCBL  Pillette Herman RG          26        14  9  .609              56  82 146        2.15
1920  WCBL  Miller Ralph RG             20         9  6  .600              40  38  54        2.00
1920  WCBL  Mack Frank (Stubby) CG      31        16 11  .593              79 101 121        2.55
1920  WCBL  Swartz Monroe MJ            29        13  9  .591              49  95 158        1.68
1920  WCBL  Evans Evan (Rube) RG        24        10  7  .588              34  35  83        1.42
1920  WCBL  Webb Emery MJ               22         9  7  .563              72  63  99        3.27
1920  WCBL  Schaack Edward WM           29        13 12  .520              76  58  84        2.62
1920  WCBL  Williams Cy SK              29        13 13  .500              78  68 118        2.69
1920  WCBL  Standridge Pete ED           7         3  3  .500              15   7  14        2.14
1920  WCBL  Brown  ED                    5         1  1  .500              11   8  11        2.20
1920  WCBL  Morrison Harry MJ           29        12 13  .480              72  50 108        2.48
1920  WCBL  Thollander Ernest CG        28        10 11  .476              79  78 107        2.84
1920  WCBL  Machold Adolph MJ           28        10 11  .476              82  83 111        2.93
1920  WCBL  Beer Sam SK                 31        10 12  .455              71  48 114        2.29
1920  WCBL  Roman Paul SK               25         9 11  .450              61 110  61        2.44
1920  WCBL  Valentine George ED         35        10 15  .400              79  82  66        2.26
1920  WCBL  Brant Grover ED             25         7 12  .368              50  92 102        2.00
1920  WCBL  Dumovich Nick ED            23         7 13  .350              54  30  55        2.35
1920  WCBL  Libke Fred ED               14         4  8  .333              29  44  20        2.07
1920  WCBL  Gibson George MJ            13         4  8  .333              45  32  43        3.45
1920  WCBL  Kaufmann Tony WM            21         5 13  .278              82  50  57        3.90
1920  WCBL  Bonner Al ED                23         5 14  .263              62  36  67        2.70
1920  WCBL  Henion Lafayette WM         12         3  9  .250              35  26  54        2.92
1920  WCBL  Gervais (Lefty) WM           9         2  7  .222              32  21  13        3.55
1920  WCBL  Grimes Roy SK               11         2  7  .222              43  33  24        3.91
1920  WCBL  Reppy Gay ED                19         3 12  .200              68  61  50        3.58
1920  WCBL  Watson Charles (Doc) SK     22         4 17  .190              53  51  60        2.41
Sources : The Reach Official American League Guide 1921
CG=Calgary Bronchos, ED=Edmonton Eskimos, MJ=Moose Jaw Robin Hoods, RG=Regina Senators, 
SK=Saskatoon Quakers, WM-Winnipeg Maroons

VANCOUVER COMMERCIAL LEAGUE 

Neil Silver of the Missions captured the batting crown in the 1920 Vancouver Commercial League. Silver with 31 hits in 81 at bats finished with a .383 mark (it was shown as .370 in the paper but those same at bats and hits). Hec Cann of the Nabobs had a higher average, .389, but played in less than half the games. Hazen Phillips of the Nabobs had the most runs, 24, and Sid Elmer of Arnold & Quigley was tops in thefts, with 14.


AVE : Silver VCM - .383 R
UNS : Phillips VKD - 24 H
ITS : Silver VCM - 31
SB : Elmer VAQ - 14

   VANCOUVER COMMERCIAL LEAGUE     GP  AB   R   H  2B  3B  HR  SB RBI   PCT
   Cann Hec VKD                    10  36   8  14               4      .389
   Clarke Casey VCM                 9  34   5  13               3      .382
   Robinson Beaner VKD              4   8   0   3               0      .375
   Silver Neil VCM                 22  81  10  31               3      .383  (1)
   Macfarlane Mickey VAQ            8  26  10   9               4      .346
   Hart Leo VKD                    14  55  15  19               6      .345
   Tatman Paul VAQ                 15  56  18  19               8      .339
   Paepke Ernie VAQ                20  62  12  21              11      .339
   Squair  VAQ                      1   3   0   1               1      .333
   Elmer Sid VAQ                   14  55  16  18              14      .327
   Stevenson  VAQ                  13  40   8  13               7      .325
   Wilson Harry VKD                22  89  21  29               9      .326
   Delcourt Camille VCM            19  53  15  17              10      .321
   Holt Cecil VKD                  23  85  17  26               8      .306
   Foley Lorne VAQ                 20  83  16  25               7      .301
   Jolliffe Ernie VAQ              16  53  13  16              10      .302
   Buchanan  VCL                    4  10   1   3               1      .300
   Stewart Babe VKD                15  41  14  12              10      .293
   Clayton Ralph VCM               20  66  15  19               4      .288
   Phillips Hazen VKD              22  89  24  24               9      .270
   Woods Ernie VAQ                 22  82   9  22              10      .268
   Bell N.   VCM                   21  69  15  18               7      .261
   Ralston Jimmie VKD              13  55   8  14               9      .255
   Carruthers Ernie VCL             9  28   3   7               1      .250
   Finch Charlie VCL                7  24   5   6               2      .250
   Macken Kenny VCL                22  69  19  17              10      .246
   Jardine Blair VCL               12  42   8  10               9      .238
   Falconer  VCM                   23  90  14  21               5      .233
   Sollaway Ralph VKD              16  66  11  15               4      .227
   Giguere Bill VCL                13  44   9  10               6      .227
   Wintemute Johnny VAQ            15  49   6  11               1      .224
   Moran  VAQ                      15  55   6  12               7      .218
   Richardson Harry VCM            22  74  13  16               5      .216
   Stewart Cam VKD                 21  73  15  15              14      .205
   Sager Frank VCM                 22  64   6  13               5      .203
   Kent Toby VCM                   10  40   8   8               5      .200
   Shaver  VCM                     17  60  11  12               7      .200
   Whyte Syd VAQ                   13  46   5   9               4      .196
   Blockberger  VKD                12  31   7   6               2      .194
   Manson  VAQ                     20  69  14  13               4      .188
   McGregor  VCL                   11  32   5   6               6      .188
   Larson Tat VAQ                  17  57   5  10               0      .175
   Pringle Johnny VCL              19  69   4  12               1      .174
   Brand Bill VCL                   9  29   2   5               0      .172
   Proctor  VCL                     4  18   2   3               3      .167
   McIvor  VKD                      3   6   1   1               0      .167
   Eckhart Dutch VAQ                4  12   0   2               1      .167
   Andrews Jack VCL                15  55   7   9               2      .164
   Manson  VCM                     10  36   4   6               1      .167
   Jardine Tommy VCL               21  68  11  11               6      .162
   Bruce Willard VKD               11  35   2   5               1      .143
   McDonald  VCL                    2   7   0   1               0      .143
   Watters Jimmy VCM                7  22   2   3               3      .136
   Robertson Lefty VAQ              5  10   0   1               0      .100
   Freshfield Dean VCM             16  46   3   4               3      .087
   Lowery Lorne VKD                 5  12   0   1               0      .083
   Corbett Norm VKD                 4  13   0   1               0      .077
   Evans Charlie VKD               14  39   3   2               1      .051
   Reid  VCL                        1   5   0   0               0      .000
   McPhee  VCM                      2   4   1   0               4      .000
   Palmer Charlie VKD               2   3   0   0               0      .000
   Mathieson  VKD                   1   1   0   0               0      .000
   Duckworth  VCL                   2   8   0   0               0      .000
   (1) Silver's published AVE was .370, but H/AB = .383
   VCL=Centrals, VKD=Nabobs, VAQ=Arnold&Quigley, VCM=Missions
   Source : Vancouver Daily World, August 9, 1920

VANCOUVER CITY LEAGUE   

Ab Mortimer, the all-around star of the I.L.A. championship nine, copped the batting title for the 1920 Vancouver City League hitting at a .400 clip in 15 games. Mortimer's total included two triples and a pair of home run, tied with two others for the most in the league. Bariki Kashahara of the Asahi was the runner-up with a .390 mark and Jimmy Duncan of the C.P.R. a close third, at .388.


AVE : Mortimer VLS - .400 
RUNS : Brown VLS - 24
HITS : Duncan CPV - 26
SB : Matoba VAS - 24
   VANCOUVER CITY LEAGUE           GP  AB   R   H  2B  3B  HR  SB RBI   PCT
   King CPV                         2   7   3   4           0   1      .571
   Sommerville VLS                  6  23  11  10           0   5      .435
   Mortimer Ab VLS                 15  45  11  18           2   3      .400
   Pratt VLS                        5  15   4   6           0   4      .400
   Kasahara Bariki VAS             15  41   6  16           1   6      .390
   Duncan Jimmy CPV                21  67  21  26           1  10      .388
   Downey VLS                       8  29  11  11           0   4      .379
   Matoba Tom VAS                  19  61  18  23           1  24      .377
   Cross H. SSV                    12  40  12  15           1   9      .375
   Wilson VLS                       3   8   4   3           0   0      .375
   Stevens CPV                      8  17   8   6           0   0      .353
   Abrams H. CPV CPV               13  39   8  13           2   1      .333  (1)
   Inglis CPV                       1   3   1   1           0   0      .333
   McLaughlin SSV                   1   3   1   1           0   0      .333
   Ito George VAS                  19  54  12  18           0   8      .333
   Masi C. VLS                      1   3   1   1           0   0      .333
   Worley Pat CPV                  21  73  22  24           0   5      .329
   Nahu Jumbo VLS                  22  68  15  22           0   9      .324
   Harris S. VLS                   17  56  12  18           0   5      .321
   Porter SSV                      23  75  19  24           0   8      .320
   Stedham CPV                     15  42   9  13           0   7      .310
   Roe CPV                         12  39  13  12           0   7      .308
   Brown Joe VLS                   20  69  24  21           2  17      .304
   Bradbury CPV                    21  64  16  19           0   3      .297
   Warren I. VLS                    9  24  12   7           0   4      .292
   Stickney CPV                     3   7   0   2           0   0      .286
   Aserlind SSV                     7  14   5   4           0   5      .286
   Gillies SSV                     25  85  17  24           0   8      .282  (2)
   Fox H. VLS                       9  33  10   9           0   4      .273
   Furomoto Ted VAS                18  48   9  13           0   5      .271
   McKillop SSV                     9  27   3   7           0   1      .259
   Grimmett CPV                     2   4   2   1           0   1      .250
   Noble SSV                        5  16   0   4           0   0      .250
   Warren G. VLS                    9  20   5   5           0   1      .250
   Amos CPV                        11  33   4   8           0   3      .242
   Richardson SSV                  21  62  15  15           0   8      .242
   Nahanee Eddie VLS                6  17   5   4           0   1      .235
   Miyasaki VAS                    21  61  21  14           0  19      .230
   McKay A. VLS                    26  80  19  18           0   7      .225  (3)
   Harman Joe VLS                  20  67  19  15           0   9      .224
   Pearson SSV                      3   9   1   2           0   2      .222
   Sangster SSV                    10  36   7   8           1   5      .222
   Clark Bill VLS                   2   9   2   2           0   0      .222
   Gibbs J. VLS                     3   9   2   2           0   1      .222
   Hann Stacey VLS                 10  23   5   5           0   3      .217
   Mowat CPV                       15  37  11   8           0   4      .216
   Kitagawa Eddie VAS              21  61  19  13           0  17      .213
   Masi C. CPV                     16  47  10  10           0   2      .213
   Ruth SSV                        24  67  11  14           1   6      .209
   Field SSV                        5  10   2   2           0   0      .200
   (1) Abrams shown at .359, but H/AB = .333, (1) Gillies shown at .294, but H/AB = .282,
   (3) McKay shown at .237, but H/AB = .225, * TB totals obviously wrong as the paper noted
   Mortimer with 22 TB from 14 singles, 2 triples and 2 homers.
   CPV=C.P.R., SSV=Sprott-Shaw, VAS-Ashai, VLS=Longshoremen(ILA)
   Source :  Vancouver Daily World, August 23, 1920
   VANCOUVER CITY LEAGUE           W  L   PCT  IP   H   R  BB  SO    ERA
   Yoshioka M. VAS                 2  0 1.000  18
   Grimmett CPV                    2  0 1.000  14
   Hann Stacey VLS                 6  1  .857  50
   Lewis H.(Lefty) VLS             4  1  .800  24
   Crowder Carl VLS                6  2  .750  51
   Basiren CPV                     3  1  .750  26
   Abrams H. CPV                   8  3  .727  72
   Nahanee Eddie VLS               2  1  .667  23
   Aserlind SSV                    2  2  .500  23
   Furomoto Ted VAS                3  4  .429  55
   Kitigawa VAS                    2  3  .400  45
   Thurston Jerry CPV              1  2  .333  29
   Uchiyama Yuji VAS               2  5  .286  30
   Simons A.(Lefty) SSV            3  8  .273  82
   Gillies SSV                     1  3  .250  18
   Brown Joe VLS                   0  1  .000   7
   Dorren/Doran CPV                0  1  .000   3
   Stickney CPV                    0  1  .000   7
   Heffering CPV                   0  1  .000   5
   Kidd SSV                        0  1  .000   6
   McLaughlin SSV                  0  1  .000   1
   Porter SSV                      0  1  .000   1
   Nagano F.(Lefty) VAS            0  2  .000   9
   Crawford SSV                    0  2  .000  21
   CPV=C.P.R., SSV=Sprott-Shaw, VAS-Ashai, VLS=Longshoremen(ILA)
   Source :  Vancouver Daily World, August 23, 1920
 

WINNIPEG SENIOR CHARITY LEAGUE

Earl Gilles of the Catholic Club edged out defending batting champion Doc Flanagan to capture the 1920 crown in the Winnipeg Senior Amateur Charity League. Gilles swatted the ball at a .393 clip in 24 games to best Flanagan, at .375. Ward McVey of Transcona, who moved up from the junior ranks this season, finished third, with a .358 average.  Veteran Snake Siddle finished strong and placed fourth, at .345. Siddle led in runs, with 26, and tied with McVey for the lead in total bases, each with 46. McVey had the most hits, 34. Tommy Hood of the Granites swiped 15 bases to top the circuit.


AVE : Gillies WCC - .383
RUNS : Siddle WA - 26
HITS : W.McVey TRS - 34
T-BASES : Siddle WA, McVey TRS - 46
SB : Hood WGR - 15
   WINNIPEG CHARITY SENIOR LEAGUE  GP  AB   R   H  TB  2B  3B  HR  SB RBI   PCT
   Gilles Earl WCC                 24  81  15  31  36               5      .383
   Flanagan WGR                    21  72  13  27  26               7      .375
   McVey Ward TRS                  24  95  15  34  46              12      .358
   Siddle Bill WA                  24  87  26  30  46               7      .345
   Stewart WEX                      9  25   3   8   8               1      .320
   Caslake TRS                     17  55   9  17  18               5      .309
   May WCC                         20  59   6  18  22               5      .305
   Hinds TRS                        9  23   3   7   8               0      .304
   McVey Carson TRS                25  87  18  26  37              11      .299
   Hudson WGR                      24  71  12  21  28               3      .296
   Phillips WEX                     8  27   1   8  11               1      .296
   Maxwell F.G(Steamer)  WA        21  61  14  18  21              12      .295
   Hood WGR                        25  92  16  27  30              15      .293
   Warren B. WA                    26  90  13  26  37               8      .289
   Swartz WEX                       8  21   3   6   9               0      .286
   Pattison WGR                    18  72   4  20  27               3      .278
   Borland W. WA                   22  72  16  20  29              11      .278
   Franks WCC                       8  29   4   8   8               3      .276
   Mooney Nelson WEX               16  55   9  15  18               2      .273
   McCullough TRS                  25  92  18  25  32               1      .272
   McFarlane WEX                   11  37   9  10  12               7      .270
   Shannon J. WCC                  11  26   5   7   8               2      .269
   Morrisey WCC                     8  26   1   7   7               1      .269
   Hessian TRS                     18  72   9  19  20               6      .264
   Weir N. WEX                     12  46   9  12  14               8      .261
   Craig WEX                        6  21   1   6   7               1      .286  (1)
   Hutter TRS                       9  31   5   8  10               0      .258
   Trescott WGR                    22  78  12  20  22               2      .256
   Nestor TRS                       8  16   5   4   5               0      .250
   Baril WCC                        6  20   4   5   6               0      .250
   Roche WCC                       23  78  13  19  22               6      .244
   Stokes WEX                      13  47   6  11   2               5      .234
   Borwick WA                      25  90  10  21  24               5      .233
   Perlman TRS                     19  75  10  17  19               3      .227
   Stainsby Bert WA                17  44   6  10  14               0      .227
   Cass WCC                        25  86   9  19  24               1      .221
   Fingard WA                      22  60  11  13  15               1      .217
   Laurie WGR                      13  38   7   8   9               3      .211
   Neil WEX                         8  23   7   5   6               1      .217  (2)
   Moran TRS                       23  78  11  18  27               3      .231  (3)
   Morton TRS                      13  25   2   4   6               1      .160  (4)
   Sheppard WCC                    16  54   2  11  14               2      .204
   Guarnera WEX                     9  34   1   7   7               1      .206
   Singbush WGR                    24  75  12  15  17              13      .200
   Ross A. WGR                      5  15   1   3   5               1      .200
   Austman WGR                      4  15   1   3   5               0      .200
   Robertson H. WA                 12  31   5   6   7               1      .194
   Shannon T. WCC                  24  78  19  15  20               4      .192
   Slattern WA                      6  21   0   4   5               1      .190
   Gibson TRS                      22  70  15  15  16               8      .214  (5)
   Miller WA                        8  22   2   5   6               3      .227  (6)
   McLennan TRS                    16  49   5   9   9               1      .184
   Cann WEX                        23  76   7  14  18               0      .184
   Knight WCC                      24  72  13  13  24               4      .181
   Hillery WGR                     13  51   3  10   8              11      .196  (7)
   Dunbar WEX                       5  17   2   3   3               1      .176
   Bowler WEX                       8  17   2   3   5               0      .176
   Weir WGR                         9  23   1   4   5               1      .174
   Byron WA                        19  69  14  12  14               3      .174
   Parkinson WGR                    8  55   7   6  11               2      .109  (8)
   Herzog WGR                       9  30   5   5   6               0      .167
   Cuthbert WA                     25  94  20  15  16               4      .160
   Fraser TRS                       8  32   3   5   6               0      .156
   Chisholm WEX                    21  70   8  10  12               8      .143
   Gordon TRS                       7  28   3   4   4               3      .143
   Nott WA                         10  28   8   4   4               2      .143
   Jones WEX                       20  50   2   7   7               1      .140
   Peltier WGR                      7  29   4   4   4               3      .138
   Goodman WGR                     12  44   1   6   6               0      .136
   McGrath WCC                     17  64   8   8   9               0      .125
   Cail WCC                         7  17   2   2   2               0      .118
   Henry WGR                        7  22   4   2   2               3      .091
   Buchanan WEX                     6  19   2   1   1               1      .053
   Hugert TRS                       8  21   4   1   1               0      .048
   Robertson J.  WEX               18  50  11   1   1              14      .020  (9)
   (1) The published average for Craig was .258, but the H/AB result in .286.
   (2) Neil published at .208. numbers = .217. (3) Moran published at .207,
   numbers = .231. (4) Morton published at .190, figures = .160
   (5) Gibson published at .190, numbers = .214, (6) Miller .185 & .227.
   (7) Hillery .175 & .196.  (8) Parkinson .171 & .109 & (9) Robertson .040 & .020
   TRS=Transcona, WA=Arenas, WCC=Catholic Club, WEX=Dominion Express, WGR=Granites
   Source :  Winnipeg Tribune, September 9, 1920