Des Moines Demons
Led by Cal Emery's 27 home runs and 129 RBIs the Demons led the league in the second half of the season but lost the championship playoff to first half winner Green Bay. The 1926 Demons won the Western League pennant by 1/2 game over Oklahoma City despite not having a single player on the squad lead the league in any offensive or pitching category. The 1959 Demons were powered by Cal Emery who led the Three I league in home runs and RBIs. The team took the regular season pennant but lost the championship playoff to Green Bay.