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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
1Vince Castino308518617012394011701522.
2Rex Cecil*3141797071130060212.
3Jim Cookson*309720217523454011412215.257.340.297.6375205
4Babe Dahlgren361154153793911321084103132.298.353.417.77015814
5Frank Dasso30866220000003.333.333.333.667200
6Tony Freitas4031746155000401018.
7Joe Grace*3415257750573152203177746546.301.382.453.83522916
8Marv Grissom3038737061920040122.271.282.300.5822102
9Chet Hajduk29288020000000.
10Frankie Hawkins3380235201175812033503217.289.391.393.7857920
11Damon Hayes*344255546122000118. for 2 teams
12Ken Holcombe292751492700040018.
13Ted Jennings*3212634031538909363882120.286.332.390.72312313
14Alex Kampouris351094073544696200104224368.271.357.412.76914646
15Glenn Lierman19366000000004.
16Ernie Lombardi401023092842575130115512218.264.324.426.75012130Stats for 2 teams
17Joe Marty3415861655688178277249525757.320.384.523.90829112
18Steve Mesner301726615867517435187636636.297.370.401.77123527Stats for 2 teams
19Dee Moore341063603273310119044342427.309.356.404.76013209
20Richie Myers18172625310000115.
21Steve Nagy*2938595151321140510.255.321.392.7142003
22Emmett O'Neill305223236400220010.174.174.435.6091000
23Nick Pesut*27611471275223011201925.
24Cotton Pippen37422010000000.500.500.5001.000100Stats for 2 teams
25Len Ratto271555905066011545033127358.227.327.255.58212929Stats for 2 teams
26Charlie Ripple*271488000000002.
27Johnny Rizzo35112723362013030.261.370.478.8491110
28Tom Rose254550100000.
29Rip Russell3314453448659142271135723851.292.345.432.77721019Stats for 2 teams
30Jack Salveson344210196112550210149.260.290.375.6653601Stats for 2 teams
31Manny Salvo36364539351010314. for 2 teams
32Thomas Siok28813122210001.
33Eddie Smith#3442888261740104. for 2 teams
34Jim Tabor311435445026713823218340.275.328.436.76521902Stats for 2 teams
35Al Tate293551110000.200.200.400.60020
36Lou Tost*3742817841400001. for 2 teams
37Jim Warner245120518622387241601747.204.271.328.5996102
38Mel Wasley*31211000000000.
39Leo Wells30151509474471272623327.268.307.350.6581668Stats for 2 teams
40Fuzz White*3218269310421229976320.306.40428009Stats for 2 teams
41Whitey Wietelmann#291435574816411222184326447.233.325.333.658160210
42Gabby Williams*25183732371002054.219.324.250.574800
43Bill Wilson19166353113011701014.245.365.340.7051800
43 Players31.81916967622774516632553312269956630753.267.336.377.71323501694
* - 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
1Rex Cecil311318.4194.9341121210.025112211566917061.51010.
2Frank Dasso3001.0007.0060018.024131410152011.88912.
3Tony Freitas*401211.5223.0931173192.0221816632594031.31810.
4Marv Grissom30117.6114.0338111190.0192968583957131.4479.
5Damon Hayes34617.2614.324292173.0176968375846061.4519. for 2 teams
6Ken Holcombe29910.4745.042781150.01731018465583031.58710.
7Glenn Lierman1911.5002.4031015.01744110001.20010.
8Dee Moore34101.0003.2770011.010114430001.2738.
9Richie Myers1803.0008.4740017.02716161261002.29414.
10Steve Nagy*29510.3333.5630122149.0149655974565021.4979.
11Emmett O'Neill3002.0004.68281075.073553959253041.7608.
12Nick Pesut?270012.001003.0644201002.66718.
13Cotton Pippen37003.864007.014103210002.28618. for 2 teams
14Charlie Ripple*2703.0006.00141030.035182015120021.66710.
15Tom Rose25101.0004.1531013.013665111111.3859.
16Jack Salveson341318.4194.7441150245.030015512955952011.44911. for 2 teams
17Manny Salvo3657.4174.393610121.0122765946592041.3889. for 2 teams
18Eddie Smith*341314.4813.9035133194.021810984721012021.49510. for 2 teams
19Al Tate29004.5030012.013761330002.1679.
20Lou Tost*371215.4443.7042111226.023611493681071041.3459. for 2 teams
20 Players32.775113.399191191924
* - 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


Dee Moore9133672614.9864.486
Vince Castino812312775.9743.196
Ernie Lombardi802673787.9743.802Stats for 2 teams
Nick Pesut451552031.9833.890


Babe Dahlgren11492786898.9928.89
Rip Russell102802661270.9868.51Stats for 2 teams
Joe Grace6249943350.9948.74
Whitey Wietelmann1078627.9778.40


Steve Mesner1142492851572.9734.68Stats for 2 teams
Alex Kampouris942332611669.9695.26
Whitey Wietelmann841862331052.9774.99
Ted Jennings297573412.9745.10


Jim Tabor1371272731832.9572.92Stats for 2 teams
Ted Jennings50388689.9392.48
Steve Mesner443680810.9352.64Stats for 2 teams


Len Ratto1533023994280.9434.58Stats for 2 teams
Leo Wells1452824152895.9614.81Stats for 2 teams
Whitey Wietelmann501021481931.9295.00
Steve Mesner13154037.9484.23Stats for 2 teams


Fuzz White1724411981.9832.67Stats for 2 teams
Joe Marty1532531642.9851.76
Joe Grace951871534.9852.13
Jim Cookson6890321.9791.37
Frankie Hawkins6077622.9761.38
Jim Warner51134535.9792.73
Rip Russell2449010.9802.04Stats for 2 teams
Bill Wilson15283001.0002.07


Damon Hayes4293440.9151.02Stats for 2 teams
Lou Tost4234232.9381.07Stats for 2 teams
Rex Cecil411320001.0000.80
Jack Salveson41153313.9801.17Stats for 2 teams
Marv Grissom38123714.9801.29
Manny Salvo36152021.9460.97Stats for 2 teams
Eddie Smith3573432.9321.17Stats for 2 teams
Tony Freitas31223511.9831.84
Steve Nagy30113233.9351.43
Emmett O'Neill2821711.9500.68
Ken Holcombe27942001.0001.89
Charlie Ripple1435011.0000.57
Dee Moore70.00
Frank Dasso60.00
Richie Myers40.00
Cotton Pippen40.00Stats for 2 teams
Glenn Lierman30.00
Tom Rose30.00
Al Tate30.00
Nick Pesut10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Vince Castino30RR5' 9.0"175Oct 11, 1917Willisville, IL, US
Rex Cecil31LR6' 3.0"195Oct 8, 1916Lindsay, OK, US
Jim Cookson30LR5' 10.0"165Jan 1, 1918
Babe Dahlgren36RR6' 0.0"190Jun 15, 1912San Francisco, CA, US
Frank Dasso30RR5' 11.0"185Aug 31, 1917Chicago, IL, US
Tony Freitas40RL5' 8.0"161May 5, 1908Mill Valley, CA, US
Joe Grace34LR6' 1.0"180Jan 5, 1914Gorham, IL, US
Marv Grissom30RR6' 3.0"190Mar 31, 1918Los Molinos, CA, US
Chet Hajduk29RR6' 0.0"195Jul 21, 1918Chicago, IL, US
Frankie Hawkins33RR5' 11.0"175May 5, 1915San Francisco, CA, US
Damon Hayes34LR6' 2.0"190May 12, 1914Potlatch, ID, US
Ken Holcombe29RR5' 11.0"169Aug 23, 1918Burnsville, NC, US
Ted Jennings32LR5' 10.0"175Nov 23, 1915San Francisco, CA, US
Alex Kampouris35RR5' 8.0"155Nov 13, 1912Sacramento, CA, US
Glenn Lierman19RR6' 3.0"215Jan 20, 1929Twin Falls, ID, US
Ernie Lombardi40RR6' 3.0"230Apr 6, 1908Oakland, CA, US
Joe Marty34RR6' 0.0"182Sep 1, 1913Sacramento, CA, US
Steve Mesner30RR5' 9.0"178Jan 13, 1918Los Angeles, CA, US
Dee Moore34RR5' 11.0"190Apr 6, 1914Hedley, TX, US
Richie Myers18RR5' 6.0"150Apr 7, 1930Sacramento, CA, US
Steve Nagy29LL5' 9.0"174May 28, 1919Franklin, NJ, US
Emmett O'Neill30RR6' 3.0"185Jan 13, 1918San Mateo, CA, US
Nick Pesut27L6' 0.0"215Dec 31, 1920DeKalb, IL, US
Cotton Pippen37RR6' 2.0"180Apr 2, 1911Cisco, TX, US
Len Ratto27RR5' 11.0"167Jul 13, 1920Alameda, CA, US
Charlie Ripple27LL6' 2.0"210Dec 1, 1920Bolton, NC, US
Johnny Rizzo35RR6' 0.0"190Jul 30, 1912Houston, TX, US
Tom Rose25RR6' 2.0"178Oct 11, 1922Logan, UT, US
Rip Russell33RR6' 1.0"180Jan 26, 1915Los Angeles, CA, US
Jack Salveson34RR6' 0.0"180Jan 5, 1914Fullerton, CA, US
Manny Salvo36RR6' 4.0"210Jun 30, 1912Sacramento, CA, US
Thomas Siok28R6' 1.0"170Nov 6, 1919Pittsfield, MA, US
Eddie Smith34SL5' 10.0"174Dec 14, 1913Mansfield, NJ, US
Jim Tabor31RR6' 2.0"175Nov 5, 1916New Hope, AL, US
Al Tate29RR6' 0.0"180Jul 1, 1918Coleman, OK, US
Lou Tost37LL6' 0.0"175Jun 1, 1911Cumberland, WA, US
Jim Warner24RR6' 0.0"200Sep 23, 1923San Diego, CA, US
Mel Wasley31L5' 7.0"160Apr 19, 1917Grass Valley, CA, US
Leo Wells30RR5' 9.0"170Jul 18, 1917Kansas City, KS, US
Fuzz White32LR6' 0.0"175Jun 27, 1916Springfield, MO, US
Whitey Wietelmann29SR6' 0.0"170Mar 15, 1919Zanesville, OH, US
Gabby Williams25L6' 0.0"210Apr 5, 1923Bonners Ferry, ID, US
Bill Wilson19RR6' 2.0"200Nov 6, 1928Central City, NE, US

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