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John Frederick

Inducted as a player in 2005

Position: First Baseman/Outfielder
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Born: January 26, 1902 in Denver, CO
Died: June 18, 1977 in Tigard, OR

Teams (Years Played)

  • Salt Lake City Bees (1923-25)
  • Hollywood Stars (1926-27)
  • Sacramento Senators (1935)
  • Portland Beavers (1936-40)

Notes: Helped lead the Portland Beavers to the first-ever Governor's Cup title in 1936...Led the Beavers in batting average during the 1936 and 1937 seasons...In 1936, Frederick led the Beavers in batting average, runs, hits, triples and total bases...Served as a player/manager for the Beavers in 1940 as the team went 56-122 that season under Frederick...Played in 805 Major League games, all in Brooklyn for the Robin and Dodgers, from 1929 to 1934.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB SB AVG
1923 Salt Lake OF 160 585 111 192 37 10 16 82     4 .328
1924 Salt Lake OF 186 790 171 279 67 7 28 132     8 .353
1925 Salt Lake OF 162 640 120 198 40 7 10 79     3 .309
1926 Hollywood OF 186 667 87 185 33 4 8 63     3 .277
1927 Hollywood OF 180 623 95 190 40 3 9 93     9 .305
1935 Sacramento 1B/OF 170 628 116 228 34 11 3 93     6 .363
1936 Portland 1B/OF 170 644 132 227 44 9 9 103     4 .352
1937 Portland 1B/OF 177 667 110 201 46 8 12 107     0 .301
1938 Portland 1B/OF 176 617 92 197 37 5 5 102     3 .319
1939 Portland 1B/OF 150 479 86 156 27 4 4 85     1 .326
1940 Portland 1B 135 415 55 127 17 0 2 43     5 .306
Totals (11 seasons) 1,852 6,755 1,175 2,180 422 68 106 982     46 .323