- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 220 lb.
The father of Dennis Paepke, Jack Paepke never reached the majors as a player but was a big league coach with the Los Angeles Angels and California Angels from 1961 to 1966. He later scouted for the Angels and Montreal Expos.
Primarily a catcher, he also pitcher regularly in the minor leagues as a true two-way player.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1953||Brunswick Pirates||Georgia-Florida League||85-54||2nd||Pittsburgh Pirates||League Champs|
|1954||Waco Pirates||Big State League||105-42||1st||Pittsburgh Pirates||League Champs|
|1955||Billings Mustangs||Pioneer League||--||Pittsburgh Pirates||--||replaced by Buck Elliott on July 25|
|Salinas Packers||California League||19-26||6th||Pittsburgh Pirates||replaced Buck Elliott (41-60) on July 25|
|1956||Kinston Eagles||Carolina League||57-82||--||Pittsburgh Pirates||--||replaced by Tex Taylor (9-5) on August 23|
|1957||Jamestown Falcons||New York-Penn League||28-35||--||Pittsburgh Pirates||--||Team disbanded on June 25|
|Grand Forks Chiefs||Northern League||8th||Pittsburgh Pirates||--||replaced Al Kubski on July 7|
|1958||San Jose Pirates / Las Vegas Wranglers||California League||54-81||7th||Pittsburgh Pirates|