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Jack Salveson

Inducted as a player in 2005

Position: Pitcher
Height: 6-0
Weight: 210
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Born: January 5, 1914 in Fullerton, CA
Died: December 28, 1974 in Norwalk, CA

Teams (Years Played)

  • Los Angeles Angels (1936-38)
  • Oakland Oaks (1939-42; 1948; 1953)
  • Portland Beavers (1946-47)
  • Sacramento Solons (1948)
  • Hollywood Stars (1949-51)
  • San Diego Padres (1952-53)

Notes: Threw a PCL-best 34 complete games in 1942...Led the PCL in ERA in 1940 and 1950...Won two complete games in one day on September 20th, 1942, becoming the 12th pitcher in PCL history to do so...Pitched for back-to- back PCL Champions, the 1948 Oakland Oaks and 1949 Hollywood Stars...Pitched in 87 Major League games from 1933 to 1945.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team G GS CG SHO SV W L IP H R ER K BB ERA
1936 Los Angeles 35   24 2   21 7 251.0 249 85 77 127 70 2.76
1937 Los Angeles 16   4 1   5 5 73.0 76 32 25 24 10 3.08
1938 Los Angeles 32 29 14 1   11 10 205.0 237 100 94 91 44 4.13
1939 Oakland 46 30 15 3   12 15 233.0 290 116 99 75 42 3.82
1940 Oakland 38 34 25 4   19 13 286.0 278 100 73 71 43 2.30
1941 Oakland 42 38 22 6   15 20 288.0 321 142 120 100 63 3.75
1942 Oakland 39 38 34 8   24 12 310.0 297 106 89 93 60 2.58
1946 Portland 35 30 24 2   15 14 261.0 248 91 72 119 41 2.48
1947 Portland 37 34 19 3   17 14 287.0 334 141 116 96 52 3.64
1948 Sacramento/Oakland 41 33 15 0   13 18 245.0 300 155 129 95 55 4.74
1949 Hollywood 42 11 4 2   11 7 148.0 150 68 49 59 35 2.98
1950 Hollywood 30 17 9 0   15 4 165.0 155 56 52 62 37 2.84
1951 Hollywood 36 27 15 0   15 10 219.0 224 86 77 74 55 3.16
1952 San Diego 26 22 10 0   10 10 168.0 196 74 71 57 34 3.80
1953 San Diego/Oakland 12 11 2 0   1 7 60.0 75 42 39 16 22 5.85
Totals (15 seasons) 507 354 236 33   204 166 3,199.0 3,430 1,394 1,182 1,159 663 3.33