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Elmer Jacobs

Inducted as a player in 2005

Position: Pitcher
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Born: August 10, 1892 in Salem, MO
Died: February 10, 1958 in Salme, MO

Teams (Years Played)

  • Seattle Rainiers (1921)
  • Seattle Indians (1922-23)
  • Los Angeles Angels (1925-26)
  • San Francisco Seals (1928-31)

Notes: Led the PCL in ERA in 1926 and 1928...Also led the league in strikeouts during the 1928 season...Member of three PCL championship-winning teams, the 1926 Los Angeles Angels and 1928 and 1931 San Francisco Seals... Pitched in 250 Major League games between 1914 and 1927.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team G GS CG SHO SV W L IP H R ER K BB ERA
1921 Seattle 41     2   19 14 292.0 311 140 119 124 87 3.67
1922 Seattle 48     4   23 17 306.0 336 141 119 95 65 3.50
1923 Seattle 44   22 3   24 10 312.0 333 138 109 143 91 3.14
1925 Los Angeles 15   10 2   9 5 121.0 112 49 37 50 24 2.75
1926 Los Angeles 40   22 4   20 12 278.0 254 98 68 103 69 2.20
1928 San Francisco 37   22 6   22 8 277.0 277 98 79 159 64 2.57
1929 San Francisco 38   23 4   21 11 290.0 324 145 112 130 63 3.48
1930 San Francisco 38   21 1   17 13 275.0 335 151 119 20 81 3.89
1931 San Francisco 30   13 1   12 11 217.0 236 113 96 75 51 3.98
Totals (9 seasons) 331   133 27   167 101 2,368.0 2,518 1,073 858 899 595 3.26