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Tony Freitas

Inducted as a player in 2003

Position: Pitcher
Height: 5-8
Weight: 165
Bats: Right
Throws: Left
Born: May 5, 1908 in Mill Valley, CA
Died: March 14, 1994 in Orangevale, CA

Teams (Years Played)

  • Sacramento Senators (1929-32)
  • Portland Beavers (1933)
  • Sacramento Solons (1937-42; 1946-50)

Notes: Posted the best winning percentage for a PCL pitcher in 1930, going 19-6 (.760)...Threw a no-hitter against Oakland on May 5th, 1932 in a 2-0 Sacramento victory...It was the second ever no-hitter thrown by a PCL pitcher for a Sacramento team...Led the league in strikeouts during the 1939 season...Also led the PCL in complete games in each season from 1937 and 1940 and in innings pitched during the 1939 and 1940 seasons...Member of the 1938 and 1939 PCL Champions, the Sacramento Solons...Managed the Sacramento club in 1954 and 1955, taking over as manager on July 12th, 1954...went 76-96 in his only full season as a manager in 1955..compiled a record of 105-134 in his managerial career...Pitched in 107 Major League games between 1932 and 1936 for the Philadelphia Athletics and Cincinnati Reds.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team G GS CG SHO SV W L IP H R ER K BB ERA
1929 Sacramento 18   3 0   2 4 59.0 73 48 42 27 20 6.41
1930 Sacramento 42   19 4   19 6 275.0 287 116 99 121 74 3.24
1931 Sacramento 39   25 4   19 13 297.0 311 128 102 156 102 3.09
1932 Sacramento 11   5 1   6 4 65.0 53 33 26 35 28 3.60
1933 Portland 11   7 1   4 7 75.0 102 44 33 48 15 3.96
1937 Sacramento 37   31 4   23 12 290.0 262 103 92 108 36 2.86
1938 Sacramento 38 35 32 5 1 24 11 290.0 298 103 86 159 46 2.67
1939 Sacramento 43 42 30 9 0 21 18 332.0 350 130 106 172 37 2.87
1940 Sacramento 41 41 28 1 0 20 19 332.0 350 128 100 146 48 2.71
1941 Sacramento 41 39 25 5 2 21 15 300.0 297 101 90 112 38 2.70
1942 Sacramento 44 38 25 2 2 24 13 295.0 322 108 96 93 36 2.93
1946 Sacramento 40 36 26 4 2 16 20 296.0 307 104 77 126 50 2.34
1947 Sacramento 41 29 12 2 2 13 17 215.0 242 103 92 104 46 3.85
1948 Sacramento 31 27 17 3 0 12 11 192.0 221 81 66 59 32 3.09
1949 Sacramento 31 6 2 0 1 4 4 78.0 88 38 35 31 26 4.04
1950 Sacramento 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 11.0 16 12 12 4 12 9.82
Totals (16 seasons) 517 293 287 45 10 228 175 3,402.0 3,579 1,380 1,154 1,501 646 3.05