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1948 Sacramento Solons

1948 > Class AAA > 1948 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 75-113
Scored 745 runs, Allowed 924 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-112

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Earl Sheely and Joe Orengo
Represented: Sacramento, CA
Ballpark: Edmonds Field (Sacramento, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1947 / 1949

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Vince Castino 30 85 186 170 12 39 4 0 1 17 0 15 22 .229 .292 .271 .562 46 0 1
2 Rex Cecil* 31 41 79 70 7 11 3 0 0 6 0 2 12 .157 .181 .200 .381 14 0 7
3 Jim Cookson* 30 97 202 175 23 45 4 0 1 14 1 22 15 .257 .340 .297 .637 52 0 5
4 Babe Dahlgren 36 115 415 379 39 113 21 0 8 41 0 31 32 .298 .353 .417 .770 158 1 4
5 Frank Dasso 30 8 6 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .333 .333 .333 .667 2 0 0
6 Tony Freitas 40 31 74 61 5 5 0 0 0 4 0 10 18 .082 .211 .082 .293 5 0 3
7 Joe Grace* 34 152 577 505 73 152 20 3 17 77 4 65 46 .301 .382 .453 .835 229 1 6
8 Marv Grissom 30 38 73 70 6 19 2 0 0 4 0 1 22 .271 .282 .300 .582 21 0 2
9 Chet Hajduk 29 2 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0 0
10 Frankie Hawkins 33 80 235 201 17 58 12 0 3 35 0 32 17 .289 .391 .393 .785 79 2 0
11 Damon Hayes* 34 42 55 54 6 12 2 0 0 0 1 1 8 .222 .236 .259 .496 14 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
12 Ken Holcombe 29 27 51 49 2 7 0 0 0 4 0 0 18 .143 .143 .143 .286 7 0 2
13 Ted Jennings* 32 126 340 315 38 90 9 3 6 38 8 21 20 .286 .332 .390 .723 123 1 3
14 Alex Kampouris 35 109 407 354 46 96 20 0 10 42 2 43 68 .271 .357 .412 .769 146 4 6
15 Glenn Lierman 19 3 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
16 Ernie Lombardi 40 102 309 284 25 75 13 0 11 55 1 22 18 .264 .324 .426 .750 121 3 0 Stats for 2 teams
17 Joe Marty 34 158 616 556 88 178 27 7 24 95 2 57 57 .320 .384 .523 .908 291 1 2
18 Steve Mesner 30 172 661 586 75 174 35 1 8 76 3 66 36 .297 .370 .401 .771 235 2 7 Stats for 2 teams
19 Dee Moore 34 106 360 327 33 101 19 0 4 43 4 24 27 .309 .356 .404 .760 132 0 9
20 Richie Myers 18 17 26 25 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 .040 .077 .040 .117 1 0 0
21 Steve Nagy* 29 38 59 51 5 13 2 1 1 4 0 5 10 .255 .321 .392 .714 20 0 3
22 Emmett O'Neill 30 52 23 23 6 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 10 .174 .174 .435 .609 10 0 0
23 Nick Pesut* 27 61 147 127 5 22 3 0 1 12 0 19 25 .173 .281 .220 .501 28 0 1
24 Cotton Pippen 37 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
25 Len Ratto 27 155 590 506 60 115 4 5 0 33 12 73 58 .227 .327 .255 .582 129 2 9 Stats for 2 teams
26 Charlie Ripple* 27 14 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
27 Johnny Rizzo 35 11 27 23 3 6 2 0 1 3 0 3 0 .261 .370 .478 .849 11 1 0
28 Tom Rose 25 4 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0
29 Rip Russell 33 144 534 486 59 142 27 1 13 57 2 38 51 .292 .345 .432 .777 210 1 9 Stats for 2 teams
30 Jack Salveson 34 42 101 96 11 25 5 0 2 10 1 4 9 .260 .290 .375 .665 36 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
31 Manny Salvo 36 36 45 39 3 5 1 0 1 0 3 14 .128 .190 .231 .421 9 0 3 Stats for 2 teams
32 Thomas Siok 28 8 13 12 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .167 .231 .250 .481 3 0
33 Eddie Smith# 34 42 88 82 6 17 4 0 1 0 4 .207 .253 .293 .546 24 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
34 Jim Tabor 31 143 544 502 67 138 23 2 18 3 40 .275 .328 .436 .765 219 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
35 Al Tate 29 3 5 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600 2 0
36 Lou Tost* 37 42 81 78 4 14 0 0 0 0 1 .179 .190 .179 .369 14 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
37 Jim Warner 24 51 205 186 22 38 7 2 4 16 0 17 47 .204 .271 .328 .599 61 0 2
38 Mel Wasley* 31 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
39 Leo Wells 30 151 509 474 47 127 26 2 3 3 27 .268 .307 .350 .658 166 8 Stats for 2 teams
40 Fuzz White* 32 182 693 104 212 29 9 7 63 20 .306 .404 280 0 9 Stats for 2 teams
41 Whitey Wietelmann# 29 143 557 481 64 112 22 1 8 43 2 64 47 .233 .325 .333 .658 160 2 10
42 Gabby Williams* 25 18 37 32 3 7 1 0 0 2 0 5 4 .219 .324 .250 .574 8 0 0
43 Bill Wilson 19 16 63 53 1 13 0 1 1 7 0 10 14 .245 .365 .340 .705 18 0 0
43 Players 31.8 191 6967 6227 745 1663 255 33 122 699 56 630 753 .267 .336 .377 .713 2350 16 94
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Rex Cecil 31 13 18 .419 4.93 41 12 1 210.0 251 122 115 66 91 7 0 6 1.510 10.8 2.8 3.9 1.38
2 Frank Dasso 30 0 1 .000 7.00 6 0 0 18.0 24 13 14 10 15 2 0 1 1.889 12.0 5.0 7.5 1.50
3 Tony Freitas* 40 12 11 .522 3.09 31 17 3 192.0 221 81 66 32 59 4 0 3 1.318 10.4 1.5 2.8 1.84
4 Marv Grissom 30 11 7 .611 4.03 38 11 1 190.0 192 96 85 83 95 7 1 3 1.447 9.1 3.9 4.5 1.14
5 Damon Hayes 34 6 17 .261 4.32 42 9 2 173.0 176 96 83 75 84 6 0 6 1.451 9.2 3.9 4.4 1.12 Stats for 2 teams
6 Ken Holcombe 29 9 10 .474 5.04 27 8 1 150.0 173 101 84 65 58 3 0 3 1.587 10.4 3.9 3.5 0.89
7 Glenn Lierman 19 1 1 .500 2.40 3 1 0 15.0 17 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 1.200 10.2 0.6 0.6 1.00
8 Dee Moore 34 1 0 1.000 3.27 7 0 0 11.0 10 11 4 4 3 0 0 0 1.273 8.2 3.3 2.5 0.75
9 Richie Myers 18 0 3 .000 8.47 4 0 0 17.0 27 16 16 12 6 1 0 0 2.294 14.3 6.4 3.2 0.50
10 Steve Nagy* 29 5 10 .333 3.56 30 12 2 149.0 149 65 59 74 56 5 0 2 1.497 9.0 4.5 3.4 0.76
11 Emmett O'Neill 30 0 2 .000 4.68 28 1 0 75.0 73 55 39 59 25 3 0 4 1.760 8.8 7.1 3.0 0.42
12 Nick Pesut? 27 0 0 12.00 1 0 0 3.0 6 4 4 2 0 1 0 0 2.667 18.0 6.0 0.0 0.00
13 Cotton Pippen 37 0 0 3.86 4 0 0 7.0 14 10 3 2 1 0 0 0 2.286 18.0 2.6 1.3 0.50 Stats for 2 teams
14 Charlie Ripple* 27 0 3 .000 6.00 14 1 0 30.0 35 18 20 15 12 0 0 2 1.667 10.5 4.5 3.6 0.80
15 Tom Rose 25 1 0 1.000 4.15 3 1 0 13.0 13 6 6 5 11 1 1 1 1.385 9.0 3.5 7.6 2.20
16 Jack Salveson 34 13 18 .419 4.74 41 15 0 245.0 300 155 129 55 95 2 0 1 1.449 11.0 2.0 3.5 1.73 Stats for 2 teams
17 Manny Salvo 36 5 7 .417 4.39 36 1 0 121.0 122 76 59 46 59 2 0 4 1.388 9.1 3.4 4.4 1.28 Stats for 2 teams
18 Eddie Smith* 34 13 14 .481 3.90 35 13 3 194.0 218 109 84 72 101 2 0 2 1.495 10.1 3.3 4.7 1.40 Stats for 2 teams
19 Al Tate 29 0 0 4.50 3 0 0 12.0 13 7 6 13 3 0 0 0 2.167 9.8 9.8 2.2 0.23
20 Lou Tost* 37 12 15 .444 3.70 42 11 1 226.0 236 114 93 68 107 1 0 4 1.345 9.4 2.7 4.3 1.57 Stats for 2 teams
20 Players 32.7 75 113 .399 191 191 924
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Dee Moore 91 336 72 6 14 .986 4.48 6
Vince Castino 81 231 27 7 5 .974 3.19 6
Ernie Lombardi 80 267 37 8 7 .974 3.80 2 Stats for 2 teams
Nick Pesut 45 155 20 3 1 .983 3.89 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Babe Dahlgren 114 927 86 8 98 .992 8.89
Rip Russell 102 802 66 12 70 .986 8.51 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Grace 62 499 43 3 50 .994 8.74
Whitey Wietelmann 10 78 6 2 7 .977 8.40

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Mesner 114 249 285 15 72 .973 4.68 Stats for 2 teams
Alex Kampouris 94 233 261 16 69 .969 5.26
Whitey Wietelmann 84 186 233 10 52 .977 4.99
Ted Jennings 29 75 73 4 12 .974 5.10

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Tabor 137 127 273 18 32 .957 2.92 Stats for 2 teams
Ted Jennings 50 38 86 8 9 .939 2.48
Steve Mesner 44 36 80 8 10 .935 2.64 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Len Ratto 153 302 399 42 80 .943 4.58 Stats for 2 teams
Leo Wells 145 282 415 28 95 .961 4.81 Stats for 2 teams
Whitey Wietelmann 50 102 148 19 31 .929 5.00
Steve Mesner 13 15 40 3 7 .948 4.23 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fuzz White 172 441 19 8 1 .983 2.67 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Marty 153 253 16 4 2 .985 1.76
Joe Grace 95 187 15 3 4 .985 2.13
Jim Cookson 68 90 3 2 1 .979 1.37
Frankie Hawkins 60 77 6 2 2 .976 1.38
Jim Warner 51 134 5 3 5 .979 2.73
Rip Russell 24 49 0 1 0 .980 2.04 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Wilson 15 28 3 0 0 1.000 2.07

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Damon Hayes 42 9 34 4 0 .915 1.02 Stats for 2 teams
Lou Tost 42 3 42 3 2 .938 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
Rex Cecil 41 13 20 0 0 1.000 0.80
Jack Salveson 41 15 33 1 3 .980 1.17 Stats for 2 teams
Marv Grissom 38 12 37 1 4 .980 1.29
Manny Salvo 36 15 20 2 1 .946 0.97 Stats for 2 teams
Eddie Smith 35 7 34 3 2 .932 1.17 Stats for 2 teams
Tony Freitas 31 22 35 1 1 .983 1.84
Steve Nagy 30 11 32 3 3 .935 1.43
Emmett O'Neill 28 2 17 1 1 .950 0.68
Ken Holcombe 27 9 42 0 0 1.000 1.89
Charlie Ripple 14 3 5 0 1 1.000 0.57
Dee Moore 7 0.00
Frank Dasso 6 0.00
Richie Myers 4 0.00
Cotton Pippen 4 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Glenn Lierman 3 0.00
Tom Rose 3 0.00
Al Tate 3 0.00
Nick Pesut 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Vince Castino 30 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Oct 11, 1917 Willisville, IL, US
Rex Cecil 31 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 8, 1916 Lindsay, OK, US
Jim Cookson 30 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 1, 1918
Babe Dahlgren 36 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 15, 1912 San Francisco, CA, US
Frank Dasso 30 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 31, 1917 Chicago, IL, US
Tony Freitas 40 R L 5' 8.0" 161 May 5, 1908 Mill Valley, CA, US
Joe Grace 34 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 5, 1914 Gorham, IL, US
Marv Grissom 30 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 31, 1918 Los Molinos, CA, US
Chet Hajduk 29 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jul 21, 1918 Chicago, IL, US
Frankie Hawkins 33 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 5, 1915 San Francisco, CA, US
Damon Hayes 34 L R 6' 2.0" 190 May 12, 1914 Potlatch, ID, US
Ken Holcombe 29 R R 5' 11.0" 169 Aug 23, 1918 Burnsville, NC, US
Ted Jennings 32 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 23, 1915 San Francisco, CA, US
Alex Kampouris 35 R R 5' 8.0" 155 Nov 13, 1912 Sacramento, CA, US
Glenn Lierman 19 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 20, 1929 Twin Falls, ID, US
Ernie Lombardi 40 R R 6' 3.0" 230 Apr 6, 1908 Oakland, CA, US
Joe Marty 34 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Sep 1, 1913 Sacramento, CA, US
Steve Mesner 30 R R 5' 9.0" 178 Jan 13, 1918 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dee Moore 34 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 6, 1914 Hedley, TX, US
Richie Myers 18 R R 5' 6.0" 150 Apr 7, 1930 Sacramento, CA, US
Steve Nagy 29 L L 5' 9.0" 174 May 28, 1919 Franklin, NJ, US
Emmett O'Neill 30 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 13, 1918 San Mateo, CA, US
Nick Pesut 27 L 6' 0.0" 215 Dec 31, 1920 DeKalb, IL, US
Cotton Pippen 37 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 2, 1911 Cisco, TX, US
Len Ratto 27 R R 5' 11.0" 167 Jul 13, 1920 Alameda, CA, US
Charlie Ripple 27 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 1, 1920 Bolton, NC, US
Johnny Rizzo 35 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 30, 1912 Houston, TX, US
Tom Rose 25 R R 6' 2.0" 178 Oct 11, 1922 Logan, UT, US
Rip Russell 33 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 26, 1915 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jack Salveson 34 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 5, 1914 Fullerton, CA, US
Manny Salvo 36 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 30, 1912 Sacramento, CA, US
Thomas Siok 28 R 6' 1.0" 170 Nov 6, 1919 Pittsfield, MA, US
Eddie Smith 34 S L 5' 10.0" 174 Dec 14, 1913 Mansfield, NJ, US
Jim Tabor 31 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 5, 1916 New Hope, AL, US
Al Tate 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 1, 1918 Coleman, OK, US
Lou Tost 37 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 1, 1911 Cumberland, WA, US
Jim Warner 24 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Sep 23, 1923 San Diego, CA, US
Mel Wasley 31 L 5' 7.0" 160 Apr 19, 1917 Grass Valley, CA, US
Leo Wells 30 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jul 18, 1917 Kansas City, KS, US
Fuzz White 32 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 27, 1916 Springfield, MO, US
Whitey Wietelmann 29 S R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 15, 1919 Zanesville, OH, US
Gabby Williams 25 L 6' 0.0" 210 Apr 5, 1923 Bonners Ferry, ID, US
Bill Wilson 19 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 6, 1928 Central City, NE, US

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