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Earl Browne

Earl James Browne (Snitz)

Positions: First Baseman, Outfielder and Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: March 5, 1911 in Louisville, Kentucky, US
Died: January 12, 1993 in Whittier, California, US
High School: DuPont Manual HS (Louisville, KY)

Major League Stats

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1928 17 -12.0 Louisville AA AA 3 11 1 1 0 0 .091 .182 2
1929 18 -8.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 64 156 149 21 43 9 1 5 25 0 2 18 .289 .298 .463 .761 69 5
1929 18 -8.1 Dayton CENL B 57 143 136 21 41 9 1 5 25 0 2 18 .301 .312 .493 .804 67 5
1929 18 -10.9 Louisville AA AA 7 13 2 0 0 0 .154 .154 2
1930 19 -7.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 66 147 46 6 0 4 .313 .422 62
1930 19 -7.8 Dayton CENL B 62 143 44 6 0 4 .308 .434 62
1930 19 -10.5 Louisville AA AA 4 4 2 .500
1931 20 -5.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A 70 176 52 13 1 9 .295 .534 94
1931 20 -4.8 Huntington MATL C 63 164 48 13 1 9 .293 .549 90
1931 20 -9.1 Mobile/Knoxville SOUA A 7 12 4 0 0 0 .333 .333 4
1932 21 -6.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-A 40 87 22 3 1 2 .253 .379 33
1932 21 -5.5 Asheville PIED B 20 51 13 2 0 2 .255 .412 21
1932 21 -7.9 Little Rock SOUA A 20 36 9 1 1 0 .250 .333 12
1933 22 -6.3 Little Rock SOUA A 139 483 156 26 14 5 .323 .466 225
1934 23 -4.3 Little Rock SOUA A PIT 155 592 152 34 10 5 .257 .373 221
1935 24 -3.4 Little Rock SOUA A 140 510 176 26 19 13 .345 .547 279
1936 25 -2.5 Minneapolis AA AA CLE 155 629 206 39 11 35 .328 .591 372
1938 27 -0.6 Columbus AA AA STL 125 469 143 23 6 17 .305 .488 229
1939 28 1.1 Columbus AA AA STL 116 369 99 13 3 12 .268 .417 154
1940 29 2.4 New Orleans SOUA A1 STL 153 559 153 16 15 14 .274 .431 241
1941 30 3.2 Chattanooga SOUA A1 WSH 152 539 148 24 7 12 .275 .412 222
1942 31 3.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-AA BOS 141 474 1 137 22 3 6 3 0 1 4 .289 .386 183 0 0 0
1942 31 3.4 Atlanta SOUA A1 130 446 131 22 3 6 .294 .397 177
1942 31 2.7 Louisville AA AA BOS 11 29 28 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 1 4 .214 .241 .214 .456 6 0 0 0
1943 32 2.9 Louisville AA AA BOS 144 603 543 62 147 26 9 4 46 3 49 35 .271 .332 .374 .706 203 9 1 10
1944 33 4.7 Louisville AA AA BOS 143 639 564 90 176 30 6 7 99 9 58 30 .312 .381 .424 .805 239 11 5 12
1945 34 5.8 Louisville AA AA BOS 146 609 539 72 147 16 7 5 83 7 57 20 .273 .346 .356 .702 192 3 3 10
1946 35 11.4 Owensboro KITL D BSN 92 350 150 18 3 21 .429 .677 237
1947 36 13.0 Owensboro KITL D BSN 107 344 146 37 3 7 .424 .610 210
1948 37 11.9 Hartford EL A BSN 15 29 5 0 0 0 .172 .172 5
1949 38 13.7 Hartford EL A BSN 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Seasons 2167 7778 7565 246 2305 382 119 183 256 19 167 107 .305 .321 .459 .779 3472 23 9 37
D (2 seasons) D 199 694 694 296 55 6 28 .427 .427 .644 1.071 447
C (1 season) C 63 164 164 48 13 1 9 .293 .293 .549 .841 90
B (3 seasons) B 139 337 330 21 98 17 1 11 25 0 2 18 .297 .301 .455 .756 150 5
A1 (3 seasons) A1 435 1544 1544 432 62 25 32 .280 .280 .415 .694 640
A (7 seasons) A 477 1664 1664 502 87 44 23 .302 .302 .448 .750 746
AA (10 seasons) AA 854 3375 3169 225 929 148 42 80 231 19 165 89 .293 .330 .441 .771 1399 23 9 32
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff 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
1928 17 -12.9 Louisville AA AA 0 1 .000 1 9.0 20 0 2.222 20.0 0.0
1929 18 -8.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 19 10 .655 3.65 39 254.0 294 137 103 82 106 1.480 10.4 2.9 3.8 1.29
1929 18 -7.5 Dayton CENL B 17 8 .680 4.10 34 226.0 255 137 103 72 106 1.447 10.2 2.9 4.2 1.47
1929 18 -11.6 Louisville AA AA 2 2 .500 5 28.0 39 10 1.750 12.5 3.2
1930 19 -5.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 10 17 .370 5.97 35 205.0 262 173 136 84 1.688 11.5 3.7
1930 19 -5.4 Dayton CENL B 10 16 .385 5.97 31 205.0 262 173 136 84 1.688 11.5 3.7
1930 19 -10.5 Louisville AA AA 0 1 .000 4
1931 20 -3.7 Huntington MATL C 14 7 .667 3.67 26 162.0 150 85 66 57 1.278 8.3 3.2
1932 21 -8.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-B 8 7 .533 4.44 26 148.0 173 88 73 49 1.500 10.5 3.0
1932 21 -4.9 Asheville PIED B 3 4 .429 4.22 9 49.0 71 34 23 20 1.857 13.0 3.7
1932 21 -10.1 Little Rock SOUA A 5 3 .625 4.55 17 99.0 102 54 50 29 1.323 9.3 2.6
1945 34 6.3 Louisville AA AA BOS 0 0 1 0 0 2.0 3 0 0 1.500 13.5 0.0 0.0
6 Seasons 51 42 .548 4.36 128 0 0 780.0 902 483 378 272 106 1.505 10.4 3.1 1.2 0.39
C (1 season) C 14 7 .667 3.67 26 162.0 150 85 66 57 1.278 8.3 3.2
B (3 seasons) B 30 28 .517 4.91 74 480.0 588 344 262 176 106 1.592 11.0 3.3 2.0 0.60
A (1 season) A 5 3 .625 4.55 17 99.0 102 54 50 29 1.323 9.3 2.6
AA (4 seasons) AA 2 4 .333 11 0 0 39.0 62 10 0 1.846 14.3 2.3 0.0 0.00
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1929 18 Dayton CENL B P 34 81 17 61 3 .963 2.29
1931 20 Huntington MATL C P 26 0.00
1932 21 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-B P 26 0.00
1932 21 Asheville PIED B P 9 0.00
1932 21 Little Rock SOUA A P 17 0.00
1933 22 Little Rock SOUA A OF 85 200 186 6 8 .960 2.26
1934 23 Little Rock SOUA A PIT 1B 106 1026 932 74 20 .981 9.49
1935 24 Little Rock SOUA A 1B 140 1429 1322 91 16 .989 10.09
1936 25 Minneapolis AA AA CLE OF 111 239 224 7 8 .967 2.08
1938 27 Columbus AA AA STL OF 104 164 149 7 8 .951 1.50
1939 28 Columbus AA AA STL OF 112 181 160 8 13 .928 1.50
1940 29 New Orleans SOUA A1 STL 1B 142 1354 1269 61 24 .982 9.37
1941 30 Chattanooga SOUA A1 WSH OF 151 339 310 19 10 .971 2.18
1942 31 Atlanta SOUA A1 1B 122 1190 1083 89 18 .985 9.61
1943 32 Louisville AA AA BOS 1B 142 1365 1234 116 15 104 .989 9.51
1944 33 Louisville AA AA BOS 1B 143 1334 1227 94 13 111 .990 9.24
1945 34 Louisville AA AA BOS 1B 145 1314 1235 64 15 107 .989 8.96
1945 34 Louisville AA AA BOS P 1 0.00
15 Seasons 1590 10216 9348 697 171 322 .983 6.32
1B (7 seasons) 1B 940 9012 8302 589 121 322 .987 9.46
P (4 seasons) P 87 81 17 61 3 .963 0.90
OF (5 seasons) OF 563 1123 1029 47 47 .958 1.91
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1946 35 Owensboro KITL D BSN 1 of 1
1947 36 Owensboro KITL D BSN 1 of 1
1948 37 Hartford EL A BSN 1 of 1
1949 38 Pawtucket NENL B BSN 1 of 2
1949 38 Hartford EL A BSN 1 of 2
1950 39 Denver WL A BSN 1 of 1 154 75 79 .487
5 Seasons 154 75 79 .487
A (3 seasons) 154 75 79 .487
D (2 seasons)
B (1 season)

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1928 17 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1929 18 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1929 18 Dayton Aviators Central League B
1930 19 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1930 19 Dayton Aviators Central League B
1931 20 Huntington Boosters Middle Atlantic League C
1931 20 Mobile Marines/Knoxville Smokies Southern Association A
1932 21 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association A
1932 21 Asheville Tourists Piedmont League B
1933 22 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association A
1934 23 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association A PIT
1935 24 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association A
1935 24 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1
1936 25 Minneapolis Millers American Association AA CLE
1936 25 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1
1937 26 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1938 27 Columbus Red Birds American Association AA STL
1938 27 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1939 28 Columbus Red Birds American Association AA STL
1940 29 New Orleans Pelicans Southern Association A1 STL
1941 30 Chattanooga Lookouts Southern Association A1 WSH
1942 31 Atlanta Crackers Southern Association A1
1942 31 Louisville Colonels American Association AA BOS
1943 32 Louisville Colonels American Association AA BOS
1944 33 Louisville Colonels American Association AA BOS
1945 34 Louisville Colonels American Association AA BOS
1946 35 Owensboro Oilers Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D BSN
1947 36 Owensboro Oilers Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League D BSN
1948 37 Hartford Chiefs Eastern League A BSN
1949 38 Hartford Chiefs Eastern League A BSN

Sabr ID: 91266fd5

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