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Wheezer Dell

Inducted as a player in 2008

Position: Pitcher
Height: 6-4
Weight: 210
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Born: June 11, 1886 in Tuscarora, NV
Died: August 24, 1966 in Independence, CA

Teams (Years Played)

  • Vernon Tigers (1918-23)
  • Seattle Indians (1923-24)

Notes: Led the PCL in wins in 1921...Member of four PCL Championship-winning teams: the Vernon Tigers, who won the title three years in a row from 1918 to 1920, as well as the 1924 Seattle Indians...Pitched in 92 Major League games, compiling a record of 19-23 with the St. Louis Cardinals (1912) and Brooklyn Dodgers (1915-17).

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team G GS CG SHO SV W L IP H R ER K BB ERA
1918 Vernon 27 24 17 2 0 14 7 207.2 170 54 39 78 74 1.69
1919 Vernon 50     3   25 16 351 303 109 93 162 99 2.38
1920 Vernon 54     7   27 15 370 368 145 123 123 126 2.99
1921 Vernon 49     3   28 14 336 311 142 110 134 112 2.95
1922 Vernon 49     3   23 17 369 328 149 130 143 104 3.17
1923 Vernon/Seattle 39   15 0   12 11 236 276 146 106 88 72 4.04
1924 Seattle 38   10 2   9 14 183 215 141 113 74 86 5.56
Totals (7 seasons) 306 24 42 20 0 138 94 2,052.2 1,971 886 714 802 673 3.13