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1947 Minor League Baseball League Encyclopedia

Year Index / Affiliations / Map of Teams / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Other Years: 1946 / 1948

League-by-League Batting

Rk Lg Lev Tms BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
57 Negro American League Negro Majors 6 0.0
58 Negro National League Negro Majors 6 0.0
6 American Association AAA 8 28.7 4.91 1242 46775 40842 6095 11212 1776 437 755 5593 542 4982 5116 .275 .356 .395 .751 16127 951 197 754
7 International League AAA 8 28.0 4.55 1234 45526 39933 5609 10462 1595 324 941 5113 550 4724 4535 .262 .343 .389 .732 15528 827 186 683
8 Pacific Coast League AAA 8 29.9 4.61 1498 56546 50381 6905 13772 2472 461 830 5574 736 4976 5950 .273 .341 .390 .732 19656 232 957
4 Southern Association AA 8 27.2
5 Texas League AA 8 27.0
1 Eastern League A 8 24.6
2 South Atlantic League A 8 25.0
3 Western League A 6 24.2
9 Big State League B 8 28.1 6.70 1228 49480 44140 8227 13158 2364 286 1410 7420 733 187 4401 4960 .298 .366 .460 .826 20324 329 610
10 Colonial League B 6 25.4
11 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B 8 23.0
12 Interstate League B 8 23.8
13 New England League B 8 24.4
14 Piedmont League B 6 24.5
15 Southeastern League B 8 26.7
16 Tri-State League B 8 25.3
17 Western International League B 8 25.1
18 Arizona-Texas League C 6 23.3
19 Border League C 6 25.1
20 California League C 8 22.9
21 Canadian-American League C 8 23.3
22 Carolina League C 8 25.3
23 Central Association C 6 22.7
24 Cotton States League C 6 23.9
25 Florida International League C 8 25.5
26 Lone Star League C 8 25.6
27 Middle Atlantic League C 8 23.3
28 Northern League C 8 22.8
29 Pioneer League C 6 23.8
30 Sunset League C 6 23.5 7.33 836 34311 29821 6132 9018 1490 287 859 5345 534 3797 4705 .302 .385 .458 .843 13659 231 462
31 West Texas-New Mexico League C 8 25.8
32 Western Association C 8 22.8
33 Alabama State League D 8 23.8
34 Appalachian League D 8 22.1
35 Blue Ridge League D 4 23.1
36 Coastal Plain League D 8 25.7
37 Eastern Shore League D 8 21.8
38 Evangeline League D 8 24.4
39 Florida State League D 8 24.3
40 Georgia-Alabama League D 8 25.0
41 Georgia-Florida League D 8 22.6
42 Illinois State League D 6 21.0
43 Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League D 8 21.6
44 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D 8 23.0
45 Longhorn League D 6 23.2
46 North Atlantic League D 8 22.0
47 North Carolina State League D 8 24.1
48 Ohio State League D 8 21.5
49 Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D 8 21.6
50 Sooner State League D 6 22.1
51 Tobacco State League D 8 23.9
52 Wisconsin State League D 8 21.4
53 Cuban League Foreign
54 Japanese Baseball League Foreign 8 26.6 3.25 952 35249 31715 3091 7358 1049 333 240 2701 869 515 3016 2516 .232 .302 .309 .610 9793 147 371 0
61 All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Women's 8 0.0
55 Mexican League Independent 6 20.0
56 Quebec Provincial League Independent
59 Independent Negro No Classification 5 0.0
60 Northwest League No Classification

League-by-League Pitching

Rk Lg Lev Tms PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
55 American League Major League 8 29.5 4.14 616 616 .500 3.71 1246 1246 743 503 100 155 11076.0 10739 5161 4560 679 4745 4633 132 25 190 47598 1.398 8.7 0.6 3.9 3.8 0.98
56 National League Major League 8 29.2 4.57 616 616 .500 4.06 1240 1240 782 458 84 136 10967.1 11264 5669 4948 886 4476 4529 185 26 205 47434 1.435 9.2 0.7 3.7 3.7 1.01
57 Negro American League Negro Majors 6
58 Negro National League Negro Majors 6
6 American Association AAA 8 28.3 4.91 614 614 .500 1242 1242 6095
7 International League AAA 8 27.2 614 614 .500 1234 1234
8 Pacific Coast League AAA 8 31.1 4.13 745 745 .500 1498 1498 6180
4 Southern Association AA 8 27.5
5 Texas League AA 8 28.6
1 Eastern League A 8 25.0
2 South Atlantic League A 8 24.5
3 Western League A 6 23.9
9 Big State League B 8 28.4 614 614 .500 1228 1228
10 Colonial League B 6 24.5
11 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B 8 23.2
12 Interstate League B 8 24.4
13 New England League B 8 23.7
14 Piedmont League B 6 24.2
15 Southeastern League B 8 27.5
16 Tri-State League B 8 24.9
17 Western International League B 8 25.1
18 Arizona-Texas League C 6 23.8
19 Border League C 6 24.9
20 California League C 8 22.9
21 Canadian-American League C 8 22.8
22 Carolina League C 8 24.7
23 Central Association C 6 22.2
24 Cotton States League C 6 23.4
25 Florida International League C 8 25.6
26 Lone Star League C 8 25.0
27 Middle Atlantic League C 8 23.1
28 Northern League C 8 22.0
29 Pioneer League C 6 21.2
30 Sunset League C 6 23.2 7.33 418 418 .500 836 836 6132
31 West Texas-New Mexico League C 8 25.0
32 Western Association C 8 22.5
33 Alabama State League D 8 23.5
34 Appalachian League D 8 22.0
35 Blue Ridge League D 4 23.5
36 Coastal Plain League D 8 25.5
37 Eastern Shore League D 8 20.8
38 Evangeline League D 8 24.1
39 Florida State League D 8 23.9
40 Georgia-Alabama League D 8 25.3
41 Georgia-Florida League D 8 22.0
42 Illinois State League D 6 20.9
43 Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League D 8 21.7
44 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D 8 21.7
45 Longhorn League D 6 22.5
46 North Atlantic League D 8 21.8
47 North Carolina State League D 8 22.4
48 Ohio State League D 8 20.2
49 Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D 8 21.0
50 Sooner State League D 6 22.0
51 Tobacco State League D 8 23.3
52 Wisconsin State League D 8 20.7
53 Japanese Baseball League Foreign 8 26.1 3.25 461 461 .500 2.46 952 952 304 648 126 8553.2 7358 3091 2340 240 3016 0 2516 147 12 46 35256 1.213 7.7 0.3 3.2 2.6 0.83
60 All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Women's 8
54 Mexican League Independent 6 32.0
59 Independent Negro No Classification 5

League-by-League Fielding

Rk Lg Lev Tms G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance
55 American League Major League 8 1246 33228 13614 1080 1304 .977 73 399 333 45% 320,474
56 National League Major League 8 1240 32902 13778 1154 1162 .976 98 361 281 44%
57 Negro American League Negro Majors 6
58 Negro National League Negro Majors 6
6 American Association AAA 8 1242 31307 13232 1476 1196 .968 164
7 International League AAA 8 1234 31045 12980 1471 1091 .968 98
8 Pacific Coast League AAA 8 1498 38784 17244 1813 1448 .969 117
4 Southern Association AA 8
5 Texas League AA 8
1 Eastern League A 8
2 South Atlantic League A 8
3 Western League A 6
9 Big State League B 8 1234 32056 13574 2163 1126 .955 165
10 Colonial League B 6
11 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B 8
12 Interstate League B 8
13 New England League B 8
14 Piedmont League B 6
15 Southeastern League B 8
16 Tri-State League B 8
17 Western International League B 8
18 Arizona-Texas League C 6
19 Border League C 6
20 California League C 8
21 Canadian-American League C 8
22 Carolina League C 8
23 Central Association C 6
24 Cotton States League C 6
25 Florida International League C 8
26 Lone Star League C 8
27 Middle Atlantic League C 8
28 Northern League C 8
29 Pioneer League C 6
30 Sunset League C 6 836 21223 8413 1965 706 .938 117
31 West Texas-New Mexico League C 8
32 Western Association C 8
33 Alabama State League D 8
34 Appalachian League D 8
35 Blue Ridge League D 4
36 Coastal Plain League D 8
37 Eastern Shore League D 8
38 Evangeline League D 8
39 Florida State League D 8
40 Georgia-Alabama League D 8
41 Georgia-Florida League D 8
42 Illinois State League D 6
43 Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League D 8
44 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D 8
45 Longhorn League D 6
46 North Atlantic League D 8
47 North Carolina State League D 8
48 Ohio State League D 8
49 Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D 8
50 Sooner State League D 6
51 Tobacco State League D 8
52 Wisconsin State League D 8
53 Japanese Baseball League Foreign 8 952
60 All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Women's 8
54 Mexican League Independent 6
59 Independent Negro No Classification 5

Pro Baseball Map for 1947

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League Teams

Lg Lev Tm
Negro American League Negro Majors Birmingham Black Barons, Chicago American Giants, Cleveland Buckeyes, Indianapolis Clowns, Kansas City Monarchs, Memphis Red Sox
Negro National League Negro Majors Baltimore Elite Giants, Homestead Grays, New York Black Yankees, New York Cubans, Newark Eagles, Philadelphia Stars
American Association AAA Columbus Red Birds, Indianapolis Indians, Kansas City Blues, Louisville Colonels, Milwaukee Brewers, Minneapolis Millers, St. Paul Saints, Toledo Mud Hens
International League AAA Baltimore Orioles, Buffalo Bisons, Jersey City Giants, Montreal Royals, Newark Bears, Rochester Red Wings, Syracuse Chiefs, Toronto Maple Leafs
Pacific Coast League AAA Hollywood Stars, Los Angeles Angels, Oakland Oaks, Portland Beavers, Sacramento Solons, San Diego Padres, San Francisco Seals, Seattle Rainiers
Southern Association AA Atlanta Crackers, Birmingham Barons, Chattanooga Lookouts, Little Rock Travelers, Memphis Chickasaws, Mobile Bears, Nashville Volunteers, New Orleans Pelicans
Texas League AA Beaumont Exporters, Dallas Rebels, Fort Worth Cats, Houston Buffaloes, Oklahoma City Indians, San Antonio Missions, Shreveport Sports, Tulsa Oilers
Eastern League A Albany Senators, Binghamton Triplets, Elmira Pioneers, Hartford Chiefs, Scranton Red Sox, Utica Blue Sox, Wilkes-Barre Barons, Williamsport Tigers
South Atlantic League A Augusta Tigers, Charleston Rebels, Columbia Reds, Columbus Cardinals, Greenville Spinners, Jacksonville Tars, Macon Peaches, Savannah Indians
Western League A Denver Bears, Des Moines Bruins, Lincoln A's, Omaha Cardinals, Pueblo Dodgers, Sioux City Soos
Big State League B Austin Pioneers, Gainesville Owls, Greenville Majors, Paris Red Peppers, Sherman-Denison Twins, Texarkana Bears, Waco Dons, Wichita Falls Spudders
Colonial League B Bridgeport Bees, New London Raiders, Port Chester Clippers, Poughkeepsie Giants, Stamford Bombers, Waterbury Timers
Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B Danville Dodgers, Davenport Cubs, Decatur Commodores, Evansville Braves, Quincy Gems, Springfield Browns, Terre Haute Phillies, Waterloo White Hawks
Interstate League B Allentown Cardinals, Hagerstown Owls, Harrisburg Senators, Lancaster Red Roses, Sunbury Yankees, Trenton Giants, Wilmington Blue Rocks, York White Roses
New England League B Fall River Indians, Lawrence Millionaires/Lowell Orphans, Lynn Red Sox, Manchester Giants, Nashua Dodgers, Pawtucket Slaters, Portland Pilots, Providence Chiefs
Piedmont League B Lynchburg Cardinals, Newport News Dodgers, Norfolk Tars, Portsmouth Cubs, Richmond Colts, Roanoke Red Sox
Southeastern League B Anniston Rams, Gadsden Pilots, Jackson Senators, Meridian Peps, Montgomery Rebels, Pensacola Fliers, Selma Cloverleafs, Vicksburg Billies
Tri-State League B Anderson Rebels, Asheville Tourists, Charlotte Hornets, Fayetteville Cubs, Knoxville Smokies, Reidsville Luckies, Rock Hill Chiefs, Spartanburg Peaches
Western International League B Bremerton Bluejackets, Salem Senators, Spokane Indians, Tacoma Tigers, Vancouver Capilanos, Victoria Athletics, Wenatchee Chiefs, Yakima Stars
Arizona-Texas League C Bisbee Yanks, El Paso Texans, Globe-Miami Browns, Juarez Indios/Mesa Orphans, Phoenix Senators, Tucson Cowboys
Border League C Auburn Cayugas, Geneva Red Birds, Kingston Ponies, Ogdensburg Maples, Ottawa Nationals, Watertown Athletics
California League C Bakersfield Indians, Fresno Cardinals, Modesto Reds, San Jose Red Sox, Santa Barbara Dodgers, Stockton Ports, Ventura Yankees, Visalia Cubs
Canadian-American League C Amsterdam Rugmakers, Gloversville-Johnstown Glovers, Oneonta Red Sox, Pittsfield Electrics, Quebec Alouettes, Rome Colonels, Schenectady Blue Jays, Trois-Rivieres Royals
Carolina League C Burlington Bees, Danville Leafs, Durham Bulls, Greensboro Patriots, Leaksville-Draper-Spray Triplets, Martinsville A's, Raleigh Capitals, Winston-Salem Cardinals
Central Association C Burlington Indians, Clinton Cubs, Hannibal Pilots, Keokuk Pirates, Moline A's, Rockford Rox
Cotton States League C Clarksdale Planters, El Dorado Oilers, Greenville Bucks, Greenwood Dodgers, Helena Seaporters, Hot Springs Bathers
Florida International League C Fort Lauderdale Braves, Havana Cubans, Lakeland Pilots, Miami Beach Flamingos, Miami Tourists, St. Petersburg Saints, Tampa Smokers, West Palm Beach Indians
Lone Star League C Bryan Bombers, Henderson Oilers, Jacksonville Jax, Kilgore Drillers, Longview Texans, Lufkin Foresters, Marshall Comets, Tyler Trojans
Middle Atlantic League C Butler Yankees, Erie Sailors, Johnstown Johnnies, Niagara Falls Frontiers, Oil City Refiners, Uniontown Coal Barons, Vandergrift Pioneers, Youngstown Colts
Northern League C Aberdeen Pheasants, Duluth Dukes, Eau Claire Bears, Fargo-Moorhead Twins, Grand Forks Chiefs, Sioux Falls Canaries, St. Cloud Rox, Superior Blues
Pioneer League C Boise Pilots, Idaho Falls Russets, Ogden Reds, Pocatello Cardinals, Salt Lake City Bees, Twin Falls Cowboys
Sunset League C Anaheim Valencias, El Centro Imperials, Las Vegas Wranglers, Ontario Orioles, Reno Silver Sox, Riverside Dons
West Texas-New Mexico League C Abilene Blue Sox, Albuquerque Dukes, Amarillo Gold Sox, Borger Gassers, Clovis Pioneers, Lamesa Lobos, Lubbock Hubbers, Pampa Oilers
Western Association C Fort Smith Giants, Hutchinson Cubs, Joplin Miners, Leavenworth Braves, Muskogee Reds, Salina Blue Jays, St. Joseph Cardinals, Topeka Owls
Alabama State League D Andalusia Arrows, Brewton Millers, Dothan Browns, Enterprise Boll Weevils, Geneva Red Birds, Greenville Lions, Ozark Eagles, Troy Trojans
Appalachian League D Bluefield Blue-Grays, Bristol Twins, Elizabethton Betsy Cubs, Johnson City Cardinals, Kingsport Cherokees, New River Rebels, Pulaski Counts, Welch Miners
Blue Ridge League D Galax Leafs, Lenoir Red Sox, Mount Airy Graniteers, Radford Rockets
Coastal Plain League D Goldsboro Goldbugs, Greenville Greenies, Kinston Eagles, New Bern Bears, Roanoke Rapids Jays, Rocky Mount Leafs, Tarboro Tars, Wilson Tobs
Eastern Shore League D Cambridge Dodgers, Dover Phillies, Easton Yankees, Federalsburg A's, Milford Red Sox, Rehoboth Beach Pirates, Salisbury Cardinals, Seaford Eagles
Evangeline League D Abbeville Athletics, Alexandria Aces, Baton Rouge Red Sticks, Hammond Berries, Houma Indians, Natchez Giants, New Iberia Cardinals, Thibodaux Giants
Florida State League D Daytona Beach Islanders, DeLand Red Hats, Gainesville G-Men, Leesburg Pirates, Orlando Senators, Palatka Azaleas, Sanford Seminoles, St. Augustine Saints
Georgia-Alabama League D Alexander City Millers, Carrollton Hornets, Griffin Pimientos, La Grange Troupers, Newnan Brownies, Opelika Owls, Tallassee Indians, Valley Rebels
Georgia-Florida League D Albany Cardinals, Americus Phillies, Cordele Indians, Moultrie Packers, Tallahassee Pirates, Thomasville Tigers, Valdosta Dodgers, Waycross Bears
Illinois State League D Belleville Stags, Centralia Cubs, Marion Indians, Mattoon Indians, Mount Vernon Blues, West Frankfort Cardinals
Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League D Bartlesville Oilers, Carthage Cardinals, Chanute Athletics, Independence Yankees, Iola Cubs, Miami Owls, Pittsburg Browns, Ponca City Dodgers
Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D Cairo Egyptians, Clarksville Colts, Fulton Chicks, Hopkinsville Hoppers, Madisonville Miners, Mayfield Clothiers, Owensboro Oilers, Union City Greyhounds
Longhorn League D Ballinger Cats, Big Spring Broncs, Midland Indians, Odessa Oilers, Sweetwater Sports, Vernon Dusters
North Atlantic League D Bloomingdale Troopers, Carbondale Pioneers, Kingston Dodgers, Mahanoy City Bluebirds, Nazareth Barons, Nyack Rocklands, Peekskill Highlanders, Stroudsburg Poconos
North Carolina State League D Concord Weavers, Hickory Rebels, Landis Millers, Lexington A's, Mooresville Moors, Salisbury Pirates, Statesville Owls, Thomasville Dodgers
Ohio State League D Dayton Indians, Lima Terriers, Marion Cubs, Muncie Reds, Newark Moundsmen, Richmond Roses, Springfield Giants, Zanesville Dodgers
Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D Batavia Clippers, Bradford Blue Wings, Hamilton Cardinals, Hornell Maples, Jamestown Falcons, Lockport Reds, Olean Oilers, Wellsville Nitros
Sooner State League D Ada Herefords, Ardmore Indians, Duncan Cementers, Lawton Giants, McAlester Rockets, Seminole Oilers
Tobacco State League D Clinton Blues, Dunn-Erwin Twins, Lumberton Cubs, Red Springs Red Robins, Sanford Spinners, Smithfield-Selma Leafs, Warsaw Red Sox, Wilmington Pirates
Wisconsin State League D Appleton Papermakers, Fond du Lac Panthers, Green Bay Bluejays, Janesville Cubs, Oshkosh Giants, Sheboygan Indians, Wausau Lumberjacks, Wisconsin Rapids White Sox
Cuban League Foreign
Japanese Baseball League Foreign Chunichi Dragons, Hankyu Braves, Kinsei Stars, Nankai Hawks, Osaka Tigers, Taiyo Robins, Tokyu Flyers, Yomiuri Giants
Cuban Independent Winter League Winter
Cuban Winter League Winter
Mexican Pacific Winter League Winter
Panama Winter League Winter
Puerto Rican Winter League Winter
Venezuelan Winter League Winter
California Winter League Winter
All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Women's Fort Wayne Daisies, Grand Rapids Chicks, Kenosha Comets, Muskegon Lassies, Peoria Redwings, Racine Belles, Rockford Peaches, South Bend Blue Sox
Mexican League Independent Mexico City Diablos Rojos, Monterrey Industriales, Puebla Angeles, San Luis Potosi Tuneros, Tampico Alijadores, Veracruz Azules
Quebec Provincial League Independent
Independent Negro No Classification Asheville Blues, Detroit Wolves, Harlem Globetrotters, Havana Las Palomas, Nashville Cubs
Northwest League No Classification