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1943 Springfield Rifles

1943 > Class A > 1943 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Spencer Abbott
Represented: Springfield, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1942

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ed Butka271334731411613.298.355168
2Philip Clark281004141151710.278.324134
3Joe Collins*2070254661260.260.35490
4Bob Comiskey246617742621.237.31155
5Fred Crory?--12150000.000.0000Stats for 2 teams
6Robert Decker*32101373106610.284.306114
7Art Doll30458925210.281.32629Stats for 2 teams
8Daniel Drew*233211833410.280.33139
9Walter Dyche*1721311000.032.0321
10William Early?22134311300.256.32614
11Earl Freniere*2823429100.214.23810Stats for 2 teams
12William Hartlein174112821100.164.17222
13Joseph Jacobs18206414200.219.25016
14Frank Lanzetti1916447100.159.1828
15Whitey Lockman*164015149430.325.39159
16Mike Mellis1812293100.103.1384
17John Miller299031364800.204.23072
18Juan Montero30369221210.228.27225
19Joseph Morrisino26279417000.181.18117
20Frank Rosso2220495000.102.1025
21Frank Sangalli1914569200.161.19611
22William Scott2214304100.133.1675
23Frank Seward22358712100.138.14913
24Steve Shemo281044031081450.268.328132
25Tex Shirley#253810425200.240.26027
26William Sisler*4217295000.172.1725
27Steve Sitek?2220686000.088.0886
28Joe Stephenson22106324751242.231.312101
29Robert Stoner286420955741.263.34973Stats for 2 teams
30George Torres24197320300.274.31523
31Harry Winters20205612000.214.21412Stats for 3 teams
31 Players25.4
* - 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
1Fred Crory?--12Stats for 2 teams
2Art Doll3098.5293.333016154.01546757361.2349.02.1Stats for 2 teams
3Walter Dyche*17110.0918.33201381.01099375732.24712.18.1
4Mike Mellis1833.5004.008754.0613024281.64810.24.7
5Juan Montero301213.4803.273124212.02329677511.3359.82.2
6Frank Rosso2236.3334.4413781.0944840521.80210.45.8
7Frank Seward221019.3453.463527234.026711890731.45310.32.8
8Tex Shirley25711.3894.112019149.01698368851.70510.25.1
9William Sisler*4218.1116.5416784.01217461381.89313.04.1
9 Players26.0
* - 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


Joe Stephenson923525918.9584.47
Bob Comiskey48173386.9724.40


Ed Butka12610656625.9788.98


Philip Clark6718618521.9465.54
Frank Lanzetti1531373.9584.53
Harry Winters1441408.9105.79Stats for 3 teams
Frank Sangalli1221354.9334.67


Steve Shemo8913114718.9393.12
George Torres1413372.9623.57
William Early1312221.9712.62


John Miller8816821432.9234.34
Joseph Jacobs2037506.9354.35
Steve Sitek1423304.9303.79


Robert Decker10122963.9872.33
Joe Collins64130115.9662.20
Robert Stoner448456.9372.02Stats for 2 teams
William Hartlein407375.9412.00
Whitey Lockman409347.9332.43
Daniel Drew254573.9452.08
Joseph Morrisino193221.9711.79
William Scott102201.9572.20


Frank Seward350.00
Juan Montero310.00
Art Doll300.00Stats for 2 teams
Walter Dyche200.00
Tex Shirley200.00
William Sisler160.00
Frank Rosso130.00
Fred Crory120.00Stats for 2 teams
Mike Mellis80.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
George Bausewein23LL6' 2.0"1701920Hoboken, NJ, US
Emo Bessone--Unknown
Ed Butka27RR6' 3.0"193Jan 7, 1916Canonsburg, PA, US
Philip Clark28RR5' 9.0"1651915
Joe Collins20LL6' 0.0"185Dec 3, 1922Scranton, PA, US
Bob Comiskey24R5' 9.0"2051919
Fred Crory--Unknown
Robert Decker32L5' 9.0"1801911
Robert Doherty--Unknown
Art Doll30RR6' 1.0"190May 7, 1913Chicago, IL, US
Daniel Drew23L5' 9.0"1681920
Arthur Dwyer28RR6' 0.0"168Apr 20, 1915Worcester, MA, US
Walter Dyche17LL6' 1.0"1951926
William Early22Mar 22, 1921Holyoke, MA, US
Cecil Farmer231920Clayton, GA, US
Leo Foster21Jul 31, 1921Boston, MA, US
Earl Freniere28LMar 20, 1915
William Hartlein17R6' 3.0"200Dec 31, 1925
Russell Herrick--Unknown
Joseph Jacobs18R6' 0.0"170Mar 22, 1925Topeka, KS, US
Earl Jennings--Unknown
Edward Kuroski--Unknown
Frank Lanzetti19R5' 8.0"1601924
Whitey Lockman16LR6' 1.0"175Jul 25, 1926Lowell, NC, US
Mike Mellis18RR6' 0.0"185Feb 17, 1925Perth Amboy, NJ, US
Frank Merola17R6' 0.0"1901926
John Miller29R5' 10.0"1501914
Juan Montero30RR5' 11.0"165Mar 6, 1913CU
Joseph Morrisino26RR5' 11.0"180Jun 1, 1917Springfield, MA, US
Phillip Oates20RR6' 2.0"1901923
Frank Rosso22RR5' 11.0"180Mar 1, 1921Agawam, MA, US
Frank Sangalli19R5' 7.0"1501924
William Scott22R5' 11.0"1801921
Frank Seward22RR6' 3.0"200Apr 7, 1921Pennsauken, NJ, US
Steve Shemo28RR5' 11.0"175Apr 9, 1915Swoyersville, PA, US
Tex Shirley25SR6' 1.0"175Apr 25, 1918Birthright, TX, US
Peter Siciliano27R5' 9.0"1751916
William Sisler42LL5' 6.0"150Nov 17, 1900
Steve Sitek22Dec 25, 1920
Theodore Stanek--Unknown
Joe Stephenson22RR6' 2.0"185Jun 30, 1921Detroit, MI, US
Robert Stoner28R5' 11.0"2051915
Jerome Tiemann34LL5' 11.0"175Aug 14, 1908Belleville, IL, US
George Torres24R5' 9.0"1701919
Ned Waldrop--Unknown
Robert Wells23RR6' 2.0"2051920
Robert White--Unknown
Harry Winters20R5' 11.0"1751923

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