Biographical Information

Biographical Information
Rk Name Age Debut Last Game Pos Tm WAR Ht Wt B T Birthdate Birthplace Draft/Signing Schools High School
1Cliff AbersonClifford Alexander25.324Jul 18May 9, 19497CHC0.16-0200RRAug 28, 1921Chicago, IL, USSigned by the Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent in 1941.Senn HS (Chicago, IL)
2Dick AdamsRichard Leroy27.042May 20Sep 28, 19473/97PHA-0.26-0185RLApr 8, 1920Tuolumne, CA, USUniversity of the Pacific (Stockton, CA), Whittier College (Whittier, CA)
3Jack AlbrightHarold John25.323May 19Jul 27, 19476PHI0.15-9175RRJun 30, 1921St. Petersburg, FL, USUniversity of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
4Hub AndrewsHubert24.232Apr 20Apr 30, 1948/1NYG0.06-0170RRAug 31, 1922Burbank, OK, USIndependence Community College (Independence, KS)Ponca City HS (Ponca City, OK)
5Rugger ArdizoiaRinaldo Joseph27.161Apr 30Apr 30, 1947/1NYY-0.15-11180RRNov 20, 1919Oleggio, Novara, ITCommerce HS (San Francisco, CA)
6Tex AuldsLeycester Doyle26.148May 25Jun 22, 1947/2BOS-0.06-2185RRDec 28, 1920Farmerville, LA, US
7Bill AyersWilliam Oscar27.202Apr 17Jul 13, 19471NYG-1.16-3185RRSep 27, 1919Newnan, GA, US
8Dan BankheadDaniel Robert27.115Aug 26Jul 18, 1951/1BRO-1.96-1184RRMay 3, 1920Empire, AL, US
9Jack BantaJackie Kay22.086Sep 18Jun 21, 1950/1BRO2.46-2175LRJun 24, 1925Hutchinson, KS, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1944.Hutchinson HS (Hutchinson, KS)
10Matt BattsMatthew Daniel, Jr.25.329Sep 10May 8, 1956/2BOS2.55-11200RROct 16, 1921San Antonio, TX, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1942.Baylor University (Waco, TX)San Antonio Technology Academy (San Antonio, TX)
11Frank BaumholtzFrank Conrad28.190Apr 15May 26, 1957*98CIN7.55-10175LLOct 7, 1918Midvale, OH, USSigned by the Cincinnati Reds as an amateur free agent in 1941.Ohio University (Athens, OH)Midvale HS (Midvale, OH)
12Gene BeardenHenry Eugene26.247May 10Sep 5, 1953/1CLE6.46-3198LLSep 5, 1920Lexa, AR, USSigned by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1939.
13Lou BrissieLeland Victor23.115Sep 28Sep 1, 1953/1PHA8.46-4210LLJun 5, 1924Anderson, SC, USSigned by the Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1946. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)Erskine College (Due West, SC), Presbyterian College (Clinton, SC)Ware Shoals HS (Ware Shoals, SC)
14Walter BrownWalter Irving32.023May 16Sep 24, 19471SLB0.15-11175RRApr 23, 1915Jamestown, NY, US
15Willard BrownWillard Jessie32.023Jul 19Aug 17, 19479/8SLB-0.75-11200RRJun 26, 1915Shreveport, LA, USSigned as a Free Agent with the St. Louis Browns in 1947.
16Scott CaryScott Russell24.020May 1Sep 17, 19471WSH-0.65-11168LLApr 11, 1923Kendallville, IN, US
17Pete CastiglionePeter Paul26.209Sep 10Apr 25, 19546PIT0.55-11175RRFeb 13, 1921Greenwich, CT, USSigned by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1940.
18Ed ChandlerEdward Oliver30.060Apr 18Jun 14, 19471BRO-0.56-2190RRFeb 17, 1917Pinson, AL, US
19Allie ClarkAlfred Aloysius24.050Aug 5Jun 5, 19539/7NYY-0.26-0185RRJun 16, 1923South Amboy, NJ, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1941.St. Mary's HS (South Amboy, NJ)
20Ray ColemanRaymond Leroy24.322Apr 22Sep 26, 195297SLB-1.35-11170LRJun 4, 1922Dunsmuir, CA, USSigned by the St. Louis Browns as an amateur free agent in 1940.
21Merl CombsMerrill Russell27.275Sep 12Sep 28, 19525BOS-0.06-0172LRDec 11, 1919Los Angeles, CA, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1941.University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)Fremont HS (Los Angeles, CA)
22Bernie CregerBernard Odell20.039Apr 29Sep 28, 19476STL-0.26-0175RRMar 21, 1927Wytheville, VA, US
23Perry CurrinPerry Gilmore18.275Jun 29Sep 17, 1947/6SLB-0.06-0175LRSep 27, 1928Washington, DC, USWashington-Lee HS (Arlington, VA)
24Cot DealEllis Ferguson24.231Sep 11Sep 9, 1954/1BOS-1.65-10185BRJan 23, 1923Arapaho, OK, USSigned by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1940.Oklahoma City University (Oklahoma City, OK)Central HS (Oklahoma City, OK)
25Sam DenteSamuel Joseph25.075Jul 10Sep 13, 19555BOS-3.45-11175RRApr 26, 1922Harrison, NJ, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1941.Fairleigh Dickinson University, Metropolitan Campus (Teaneck, NJ)Kearny HS (Kearny, NJ)
26Chuck DieringCharles Edward Allen24.069Apr 15Jun 24, 1956987STL1.15-10165RRFeb 5, 1923St. Louis, MO, USSigned by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1941.Beaumont HS (St. Louis, MO)
27Larry DobyLawrence Eugene23.204Jul 5Jul 26, 1959/436CLE49.56-1180LRDec 13, 1923Camden, SC, USSigned as a Free Agent with the Cleveland Indians in 1947.Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus (Brooklyn, NY)Eastside HS (Paterson, NJ)
28Fritz DorishHarry25.276Apr 15Sep 28, 19561BOS8.05-11204RRJul 13, 1921Swoyersville, PA, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1941.Swoyersville HS (Swoyersville, PA)
29Buzz DozierWilliam Joseph19.012Sep 12Sep 20, 1949/1WSH-0.06-3185RRAug 31, 1928Waco, TX, USSigned by the Washington Senators as an amateur free agent in 1947. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)Baylor University (Waco, TX)
30Glenn ElliottHerbert Glenn27.157Apr 17Sep 29, 19491BSN0.85-10170BLNov 11, 1919Sapulpa, OK, USOregon State University (Corvallis, OR)Myrtle Creek HS (Myrtle Creek, OR)
31Eddie ErauttEdward Lorenz Sebastian22.202Apr 16Sep 22, 19531CIN0.95-11185RRSep 26, 1924Portland, OR, USLincoln HS (Portland, OR)
32Cal ErmerCalvin Coolidge23.320Sep 26Sep 26, 1947/4WSH-0.16-0175RRNov 10, 1923Baltimore, MD, US
33Ferris FainFerris Roy26.017Apr 15Sep 24, 1955*3PHA27.05-11180LLMar 29, 1921San Antonio, TX, USRoosevelt HS (Oakland, CA)
34Tommy FineThomas Morgan32.198Apr 26Jun 28, 1950/1BOS-0.66-0180BROct 10, 1914Cleburne, TX, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1939.Baylor University (Waco, TX)
35Nellie FoxJacob Nelson19.165Jun 8Jul 25, 1965/4PHA49.05-10160LRDec 25, 1927St. Thomas, PA, USSigned by the Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1944.
36Joe FrazierJoseph Filmore24.329Aug 31Sep 30, 1956/9CLE0.46-0180LROct 6, 1922Liberty, NC, USSigned by the Cleveland Indians as an amateur free agent in 1941.
37Gary GearhartLloyd William23.251Apr 18Sep 28, 194787NYG-0.05-11180RLAug 10, 1923New Lebanon, OH, US
38Pete GebrianPeter23.269May 6Sep 24, 19471CHW-0.76-0170RRAug 10, 1923Bayonne, NJ, USBayonne HS (Bayonne, NJ)
39Billy GoodmanWilliam Dale21.028Apr 19Sep 30, 1962/9BOS26.95-11165LRMar 22, 1926Concord, NC, USWinecoff HS (Concord, NC)
40Ernest GrothErnest William25.131Sep 11May 4, 1949/1CLE0.05-9185RRMay 3, 1922Beaver Falls, PA, US
41Clint HartungClinton Clarence24.248Apr 15Sep 28, 19521/7NYG0.76-5210RRAug 10, 1922Hondo, TX, USSigned by the New York Giants as an amateur free agent in 1942.Hondo HS (Hondo, TX)
42Phil HaugstadPhilip Donald23.190Sep 1Jul 1, 1952/1BRO-0.56-2165RRFeb 23, 1924Black River Falls, WI, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1946.
43Jim HearnJames Tolbert26.006Apr 17May 15, 19591STL16.06-3205RRApr 11, 1921Atlanta, GA, USSigned by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1942.Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
44Ralph HoukRalph George27.260Apr 26May 1, 19542NYY0.15-11193RRAug 9, 1919Lawrence, KS, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1939.Lawrence HS (Lawrence, KS)
45Dixie HowellHomer Elliott27.012May 6Sep 8, 19562PIT0.55-11190RRApr 24, 1920Louisville, KY, USMale HS (Louisville, KY)
46Larry JansenLawrence Joseph26.275Apr 17Sep 25, 19561NYG21.36-2190RRJul 16, 1920Verboort, OR, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1940.Forest Grove HS (Forest Grove, WA)
47Don JohnsonDonald Roy20.159Apr 20Sep 24, 19581NYY-1.26-3200RRNov 12, 1926Portland, OR, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1944.Jefferson HS (Portland, OR)
48Ken JohnsonKenneth Wandersee24.247Sep 18Jul 15, 1952/1STL0.56-1185LLJan 14, 1923Topeka, KS, USSigned by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1941.
49Willie JonesWillie Edward22.025Sep 10May 7, 19615PHI25.16-1188RRAug 16, 1925Dillon, SC, USSigned by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1947.
50Spider JorgensenJohn Donald27.163Apr 15Jun 30, 1951*5BRO3.65-9155LRNov 3, 1919Folsom, CA, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1941.Sacramento City College (Sacramento, CA)Folsom HS (Folsom, CA)
51Tom KirkThomas Daniel19.270Jun 24Jun 24, 1947PHA-0.05-10182LLSep 27, 1927Philadelphia, PA, US
52Ted KluszewskiTheodore Bernard22.220Apr 18Oct 1, 1961/3CIN32.36-2225LLSep 10, 1924Argo, IL, USSigned by the Cincinnati Reds as an amateur free agent in 1946.Indiana University-Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)Argo HS (Argo, IL)
53Austin KnickerbockerAustin Jay28.186Apr 19Sep 28, 19479/87PHA-0.15-11185RROct 15, 1918Bangall, NY, USDuke University (Durham, NC)
54Chuck KressCharles Steven25.128Apr 16Jul 8, 1954/3CIN-0.46-0190LLDec 9, 1921Philadelphia, PA, USSigned by the Cincinnati Reds as an amateur free agent in 1940.Frankford HS (Philadelphia, PA)
55Joe LafataJoseph Joseph25.257Apr 17Sep 25, 19497/38NYG-0.66-0163LLAug 3, 1921Detroit, MI, USEastern HS (Detroit, MI)
56Ralph LaPointeRaoul Robert25.097Apr 15Sep 29, 19486PHI0.65-11185RRJan 8, 1922Winooski, VT, USSigned by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1946.University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)Winooski HS (Winooski, VT)
57Jesse LevanJesse Roy21.074Sep 27May 15, 1955/7PHI0.06-0172LRJul 15, 1926Reading, PA, USSigned by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1944.Reading HS (Reading, PA)
58Lyman LindeLyman Gilbert26.346Sep 11May 9, 1948/1CLE-0.15-11185RRSep 30, 1920Rolling Prairie, WI, USUniversity of Wisconsin at Madison (Madison, WI)Beaver Dam HS (Beaver Dam, WI)
59Buddy LivelyEverett Adrian22.062Apr 17Sep 25, 19491CIN3.26-0200RRFeb 14, 1925Birmingham, AL, US
60Jack LohrkeJack Wayne23.052Apr 18Jun 10, 1953*5NYG2.26-0180RRFeb 25, 1924Los Angeles, CA, USSouth Gate HS (South Gate, CA)
61Ed LyonsEdward Hoyte24.126Sep 15Sep 28, 1947/4WSH-0.15-9165RRMay 12, 1923Winston-Salem, NC, US
62Sal MadridSalvador27.100Sep 17Sep 28, 1947/6CHC-0.25-9165RRJun 9, 1920El Paso, TX, USPhineas Banning HS (Wilmington, CA)
63Sam MeleSabath Anthony25.084Apr 15Sep 16, 1956*98/73BOS1.36-1183RRJan 21, 1922Astoria, NY, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1946.Yale University (New Haven, CT), New York University (New York, NY)Bryant HS (Astoria, NY)
64Steve NagyStephen27.327Apr 20Jun 23, 1950/1PIT-0.95-9174LLMay 28, 1919Franklin, NJ, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1942.Seton Hall University (South Orange, NJ)
65Mel ParnellMelvin Lloyd24.311Apr 20Sep 29, 19561BOS27.66-0180LLJun 13, 1922New Orleans, LA, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1941.Peters HS (New Orleans, LA)
66Harry PerkowskiHarry Walter25.007Sep 13Sep 18, 1955/1CIN4.86-2196LLSep 6, 1922Dante, VA, USSigned as a Free Agent with the Cincinnati Reds in 1946.Trap Hill HS (Surveyor, WV)
67Jack PhillipsJack Dorn25.350Aug 22Apr 25, 19573NYY1.26-4193RRSep 6, 1921Clarence, NY, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1943.Clarkson University (Potsdam, NY)Lancaster HS (Lancaster, NY)
68Mario PiconeMario Peter21.084Sep 27Jun 24, 1954/1NYG-0.35-11180RRJul 5, 1926Brooklyn, NY, USSigned by the New York Giants as an amateur free agent in 1944.
69Ken PolivkaKenneth Lyle26.087Apr 18Apr 23, 1947/1CIN0.15-10175LLJan 21, 1921Chicago, IL, US
70Marv RackleyMarvin Eugene25.264Apr 15May 8, 1950/89BRO2.05-10170LLJul 25, 1921Seneca, SC, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1941.Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)
71Willie RamsdellJames Willard31.173Sep 24Jul 15, 1952/1BRO4.55-11165RRApr 4, 1916Williamsburg, KS, US
72Bobby RhawnRobert John28.216Sep 17Jul 31, 1949/45NYG0.75-8180RRFeb 13, 1919Catawissa, PA, US
73Jackie RobinsonJack Roosevelt28.074Apr 15Sep 30, 1956*3BRO61.55-11195RRJan 31, 1919Cairo, GA, USSigned as a Free Agent with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1945.Pasadena City College (Pasadena, CA), University of California, Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)Muir Technical (Los Angeles, CA)
74Al RosenAlbert Leonard23.000Sep 10Sep 30, 1956/57CLE32.65-10180RRFeb 29, 1924Spartanburg, SC, USSigned by the Cleveland Indians as an amateur free agent in 1942.University of Florida (Gainesville, FL)
75Mickey RutnerMilton28.177Sep 11Sep 28, 19475PHA-0.05-11190RRMar 18, 1919Hempstead, NY, USSt. John's University (Queens, NY)
76Mike SchultzWilliam Michael26.124Apr 20Apr 20, 1947/1CIN-0.16-1175LLDec 17, 1920Syracuse, NY, USCentral HS (Syracuse, NY)
77Spec SheaFrancis Joseph26.199Apr 19Aug 27, 19551NYY6.76-0195RROct 2, 1920Naugatuck, CT, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1940.
78Strick ShofnerFrank Strickland27.270Apr 19Apr 29, 1947/5BOS-0.15-10187LRJul 23, 1919Crawford, TX, USUniversity of North Texas (Denton, TX)
79Curt SimmonsCurtis Thomas18.132Sep 28Oct 1, 1967/1PHI43.45-11175LLMay 19, 1929Egypt, PA, USSigned by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1947.Muhlenberg College (Allentown, PA)Whitehall HS (Whitehall, PA)
80Duke SniderEdwin Donald20.210Apr 17Oct 3, 19648/97BRO66.56-0179LRSep 19, 1926Los Angeles, CA, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1943.Compton HS (Compton, CA)
81Homer SpraginsHomer Franklin26.308Sep 13Sep 21, 1947/1PHI-0.06-1190RRNov 9, 1920Grenada, MS, USMississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)
82Gerry StaleyGerald Lee26.242Apr 20Sep 25, 19611STL19.36-0195RRAug 21, 1920Brush Prairie, WA, USBattle Ground HS (Battle Ground, WA)
83Virgil StallcupThomas Virgil25.105Apr 18Apr 25, 1953/6CIN-2.76-3185RRJan 3, 1922Ravensford, NC, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1941.Erskine College (Due West, SC)
84Dick StarrRichard Eugene, Sr.26.187Sep 5Sep 29, 1951/1NYY1.16-3190RRMar 2, 1921Kittanning, PA, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1941.Kittanning HS (Kittanning, PA)
85Bryan StephensBryan Maris26.305May 15Sep 26, 19481CLE-1.56-4175RRJul 14, 1920Fayetteville, AR, USWashington HS (Los Angeles, CA)
86Chuck StobbsCharles Klein18.075Sep 15Aug 12, 1961/1BOS14.56-1185LLJul 2, 1929Wheeling, WV, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1947.Granby HS (Norfolk, VA)
87Bud SwartzSherwin Merle18.029Jul 12Jul 27, 1947/1SLB-0.16-2180LLJun 13, 1929Tulsa, OK, USUniversity HS (Los Angeles, CA)
88Hank ThompsonHenry Curtis21.221Jul 17Sep 30, 19564SLB24.85-9174LRDec 8, 1925Oklahoma City, OK, USSigned as a Free Agent with the St. Louis Browns in 1947.Jackson HS (Los Angeles, CA)
89Hal ToenesWilliam Harrel29.344Sep 17Sep 27, 1947/1WSH-0.05-11175RROct 8, 1917Mobile, AL, US
90Earl TorgesonClifford Earl23.104Apr 15Aug 23, 1961*3BSN32.96-3180LLJan 1, 1924Snohomish, WA, USSnohomish HS (Snohomish, WA)
91Johnny Van CuykJohn Henry26.073Sep 18May 9, 1949/1BRO-0.06-1190LLJul 7, 1921Little Chute, WI, USKimberly HS (Kimberly, WI)
92Vic WertzVictor Woodrow22.065Apr 15Sep 19, 196397/8DET27.56-0186LRFeb 9, 1925York, PA, USSigned by the Detroit Tigers as an amateur free agent in 1942.Reading HS (Reading, PA)
93Wally WestlakeWaldon Thomas26.158Apr 15May 12, 1956*98/7PIT14.86-0186RRNov 8, 1920Gridley, CA, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1940.Christian Brothers HS (Sacramento, CA)
94Wes WestrumWesley Noreen24.293Sep 17Sep 29, 1957/2NYG12.15-11185RRNov 28, 1922Clearbrook, MN, USBemidji State University (Bemidji, MN)Clearbrook-Gonvick HS (Clearbrook, MN)
95Al WidmarAlbert Joseph22.036Apr 25Apr 17, 1952/1BOS3.36-3185RRMar 20, 1925Cleveland, OH, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1942.
96Les WillisLester Evans39.101Apr 28Aug 23, 19471CLE-0.65-9195LLJan 17, 1908Nacogdoches, TX, USEast Texas Baptist University (Marshall, TX)
97Junior WootenEarl Hazwell23.243Sep 16Sep 30, 1948/87WSH-0.85-11160RLJan 16, 1924Pelzer, SC, USPelzer HS (Pelzer, SC)
98Sal YvarsSalvador Anthony23.219Sep 27Sep 26, 1954/2NYG0.45-10187RRFeb 20, 1924New York, NY, USSigned by the New York Giants as an amateur free agent in 1946.White Plains HS (White Plains, NY)

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