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1949 Amsterdam Rugmakers

1949 > Class C > 1949 Canadian-American League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Mayo Smith
Represented: Amsterdam, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1948 / 1950

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 Jim Basta* 19 34 76 15 3 0 0 .197 .237 18
2 John Boryk 23 37 118 30 6 3 0 .254 .356 42
3 Gordon Bragg* 22 29 98 25 5 0 0 .255 .306 30
4 Ernie DeFazio 24 20 68 26 3 0 0 .382 .426 29
5 John DeFresco? -- 51 197 53 3 0 1 .269 .299 59
6 Arthur Fabbro 22 23 56 5 0 0 0 .089 .089 5
7 Joseph Ferra? -- 90 301 73 11 5 11 .243 .422 127
8 Vic Fucci* 23 18 71 27 5 1 4 .380 .648 46
9 Bob Grim 19 25 52 3 0 0 0 .058 .058 3
10 Elder Haapala 18 46 182 58 14 3 1 .319 .445 81
11 Harold Kronenberg 24 63 207 46 12 2 2 .222 .329 68
12 George Liddy* 20 89 329 103 9 5 0 .313 .371 122
13 Bruce McKelvey 24 11 29 2 0 0 0 .069 .069 2
14 Thomas Mollica 22 10 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
15 Rodney Morgan 24 23 58 9 1 0 0 .155 .172 10
16 Michael Morrongiello 19 81 295 65 12 3 6 .220 .342 101
17 Ellis Norton 23 17 34 6 0 0 0 .176 .176 6
18 John O'Lari 21 113 375 96 25 5 5 .256 .389 146
19 Robert Pearson 21 27 92 25 3 2 1 .272 .380 35
20 Anselmo Piacentino? -- 19 64 14 1 0 3 .219 .375 24
21 Ray Posipanka 22 139 527 137 33 6 11 .260 .408 215
22 William Raehse* 21 19 62 13 2 1 4 .210 .468 29
23 John Recco* 22 19 68 16 5 0 0 .235 .309 21
24 Howard Schermerhorn 19 22 33 2 0 0 0 .061 .061 2
25 Mayo Smith* 34 119 357 106 24 4 19 .297 .546 195
26 Herman Vick 21 40 59 13 1 0 0 .220 .237 14
27 Charles Weiss* 19 101 359 90 20 3 15 .251 .448 161
28 William Wells 22 84 339 106 15 5 3 .313 .413 140
28 Players 22.2
* - 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 Jim Basta* 19 12 11 .522 3.25 34 28 213.0 209 115 77 119 1.540 8.8 5.0
2 Arthur Fabbro 22 12 8 .600 3.69 23 19 156.0 148 100 64 78 1.449 8.5 4.5
3 Bob Grim 19 6 14 .300 5.15 25 20 159.0 179 114 91 106 1.792 10.1 6.0
4 Thomas Mollica 22 10
5 Rodney Morgan 24 12 8 .600 3.69 23 22 156.0 169 95 64 91 1.667 9.8 5.2
6 Ellis Norton 23 5 4 .556 5.46 17 12 84.0 98 65 51 45 1.702 10.5 4.8
7 Howard Schermerhorn 19 7 6 .538 4.93 18 11 95.0 116 67 52 50 1.747 11.0 4.7
8 Herman Vick 21 7 6 .538 4.89 36 8 140.0 176 100 76 58 1.671 11.3 3.7
8 Players 20.9
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Herman Vick 36 0.00
Jim Basta 34 0.00
Bob Grim 25 0.00
Arthur Fabbro 23 0.00
Rodney Morgan 23 0.00
Howard Schermerhorn 18 0.00
Ellis Norton 17 0.00
Thomas Mollica 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jim Basta 19 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 30, 1930
John Boryk 23 R 5' 10.0" 170 1926
Gordon Bragg 22 L 5' 11.0" 170 1927
Ernie DeFazio 24 R 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 16, 1925 Haverhill, MA, US
John DeFresco -- Unknown
Arthur Fabbro 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1927
Joseph Ferra -- Unknown
Vic Fucci 23 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 30, 1925 Newark, NJ, US
Bob Grim 19 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 8, 1930 New York, NY, US
Elder Haapala 18 R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 30, 1930 Elmont, NY, US
Harold Kronenberg 24 R 5' 10.0" 160 1925
George Liddy 20 L 5' 10.0" 180 Nov 16, 1928 Brooklyn, NY, US
Bruce McKelvey 24 R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 26, 1924 San Pedro, CA, US
Thomas Mollica 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1927
Rodney Morgan 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1925
Michael Morrongiello 19 R 5' 8.0" 165 1930
Ellis Norton 23 R R 6' 1.0" 174 1926
John O'Lari 21 R 5' 10.0" 200 1928
Robert Pearson 21 R 6' 0.0" 162 1928
Anselmo Piacentino -- Unknown
Ray Posipanka 22 R 6' 2.0" 188 Mar 16, 1927
William Raehse 21 L L 6' 3.0" 175 1928
John Recco 22 L 6' 0.0" 170 1927
Howard Schermerhorn 19 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1930
Mayo Smith 34 L R 6' 0.0" 183 Jan 17, 1915 New London, MO, US
Al Tefft 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Dec 2, 1928 Pawtucket, RI, US
Herman Vick 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1928
Charles Weiss 19 L 6' 0.0" 185 1930
William Wells 22 R 6' 0.0" 175 1927
Donald Wiederecht 21 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 15, 1927 New York City, NY, US

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