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Inducted as a player

Position: Pitcher
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Born: July 10, 1906 in Dwight, NE
Died: November 30, 1999 in Portland, OR

Teams (Years Played)

  • Portland Beavers (1936-49)

Notes: Helped the Portland Beavers win the 1936 PCL Championship...Registered a PCL-best 24 wins in 1937... Between 1941 and 1943, Liska led the Beavers in wins, innings pitched and strikeouts...Pitched in 111 Major League games from 1929 to 1933.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team G GS CG SHO SV W L IP H R ER K BB ERA
1936 Portland 43   15 4   15 12 223.0 217 89 72 97 68 2.91
1937 Portland 45   28 7   24 18 319.0 319 126 109 135 74 3.08
1938 Portland 46 36 18 4 3 16 18 278.0 309 135 114 126 75 3.69
1939 Portland 42 37 25 5 2 20 16 285.0 314 128 106 137 54 3.35
1940 Portland 29 27 14 2 0 9 12 190.0 208 100 71 99 41 3.36
1941 Portland 42 39 30 3 0 18 18 301.0 335 138 124 154 87 3.71
1942 Portland 43 38 30 2 4 15 21 322.0 338 154 130 164 73 3.63
1943 Portland 32 30 23 7 1 17 11 254.0 243 76 56 122 31 1.98
1944 Portland 32 29 19 4 1 18 9 236.0 236 88 65 124 40 2.48
1945 Portland 35 32 25 4 1 20 12 273.0 257 92 71 127 59 2.34
1946 Portland 35 25 9 1 1 7 16 195.0 208 96 67 87 43 3.09
1947 Portland 36 18 11 1 4 10 10 148.0 155 62 56 70 35 3.41
1948 Portland 22 17 7 1 0 5 10 107.0 134 69 64 47 33 5.38
1949 Portland 32 11 4 1 2 4 11 140.0 147 75 60 44 42 3.86
Totals (14 seasons) 514 339 258 46 19 198 194 3,271.0 3,420 1,428 1,165 1,533 755 3.21