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1947 Danville Leafs

1947 > Class C > 1947 Carolina League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Gene Petty and Duke Brett
Represented: Danville, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

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 Melvin Adams* 30 38 92 19 2 1 0 .207 .250 23
2 Edwin Allegar 20 13 44 18 1 2 0 .409 .523 23
3 Bill Brooks 24 10 28 2 9 1 0 0 3 0 .321 .357 10
4 Al Buschling 24 40 164 47 9 1 2 .287 .390 64
5 Keith Carpenter* 23 92 341 124 27 5 4 .364 .507 173
6 Stephen Denier 21 36 102 26 7 0 0 .255 .324 33
7 Edward Gallagher 23 80 284 69 16 3 1 .243 .331 94
8 William Garner* 23 138 552 161 29 4 11 .292 .418 231
9 Harold Grosman? -- 63 216 47 4 2 0 .218 .255 55 Stats for 3 teams
10 Thomas Jackson 25 21 58 11 1 0 0 .190 .207 12
11 Arthur Jacobs 23 30 94 28 5 2 1 .298 .426 40
12 Joe Jones 22 27 62 16 6 0 1 .258 .403 25
13 Pete Letso 20 18 10 4 2 0 0 .400 .600 6
14 Thurman Lowe 25 38 85 11 1 0 0 .129 .141 12
15 Elmer Luekhardt? -- 142 565 137 23 2 3 .242 .306 173
16 George Mlyczek 24 130 528 162 29 7 17 .307 .485 256
17 Lucius Morgan* 22 22 84 25 3 4 1 .298 .464 39
18 John Norris 25 15 40 15 1 0 0 .375 .400 16
19 Jeff Peckham 19 14 20 2 0 0 1 .100 .250 5
20 Gene Petty* 25 124 462 145 32 2 31 .314 .593 274
21 Francis Powell 25 53 212 53 13 0 0 .250 .311 66 Stats for 2 teams
22 Kerry Rainey 23 13 18 2 0 1 0 .111 .222 4
23 Robert Seitz? -- 14 36 7 0 0 0 .194 .194 7
24 Al Signaigo* 28 17 62 12 3 1 1 .194 .323 20
25 Lonnie Smith 21 108 395 103 19 1 7 .261 .367 145
26 Willard Speaks* 26 26 56 17 3 1 0 .304 .393 22 Stats for 2 teams
27 Eugene Swedler 21 34 84 14 3 0 1 .167 .238 20
28 Neal Watlington* 24 111 396 130 21 4 7 .328 .455 180
29 Milt Welch 22 15 55 10 2 0 1 .182 .273 15
30 Harry Wolfe 24 32 57 12 0 0 0 .211 .211 12
30 Players 23.5
* - 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 Melvin Adams* 30 12 12 .500 4.00 35 227.0 263 139 101 61 1.427 10.4 2.4
2 Joseph Hash* 21 0 5 .000 5.00 9 45.0 37 32 25 30 1.489 7.4 6.0
3 Edward Holle 20 2 4 .333 6.45 9 60.0 77 47 43 31 1.800 11.6 4.6 Stats for 2 teams
4 Joe Jones 22 10 9 .526 3.51 22 146.0 141 81 57 71 1.452 8.7 4.4
5 Pete Letso 20 18
6 Thurman Lowe 25 16 10 .615 3.70 36 226.0 196 111 93 139 1.482 7.8 5.5
7 John Norris 25 6 5 .545 3.42 13 92.0 89 44 35 55 1.565 8.7 5.4
8 Jeff Peckham 19 3 5 .375 6.43 14 56.0 71 57 40 41 2.000 11.4 6.6
9 Kerry Rainey 23 3 4 .429 6.27 13 56.0 71 51 39 40 1.982 11.4 6.4
10 Willard Speaks* 26 8 10 .444 6.63 23 133.0 174 104 98 57 1.737 11.8 3.9 Stats for 2 teams
11 Harry Wolfe 24 6 11 .353 5.19 32 151.0 179 112 87 93 1.801 10.7 5.5
11 Players 24.2
* - 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
Thurman Lowe 36 0.00
Melvin Adams 35 0.00
Harry Wolfe 32 0.00
Willard Speaks 23 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Jones 22 0.00
Pete Letso 18 0.00
Jeff Peckham 14 0.00
John Norris 13 0.00
Kerry Rainey 13 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Melvin Adams 30 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1917
Edwin Allegar 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 12, 1926 Stillwater, PA, US
Bill Brooks 24 R R 6' 3.0" 170 Oct 13, 1922 Black Creek, NC, US
Al Buschling 24 R 6' 3.0" 199 1923
Keith Carpenter 23 L 6' 5.0" 184 Mar 19, 1924 Rio Hondo, TX, US
Stephen Denier 21 R 5' 7.0" 165 1926
Edward Gallagher 23 R 5' 9.0" 150 1924
William Garner 23 L 5' 9.0" 169 1924
Harold Grosman -- Unknown
Joseph Hash 21 R L 5' 11.0" 175 1926
Edward Holle 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1927
Thomas Jackson 25 R 5' 10.0" 180 1922
Arthur Jacobs 23 R 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 17, 1923 McClure, IL, US
Joe Jones 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Apr 6, 1925 Flint Hill, VA, US
Pete Letso 20 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Feb 16, 1927 North Plainfield, NJ, US
Thurman Lowe 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 11, 1921
Elmer Luekhardt -- Unknown
George Mlyczek 24 R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 3, 1922 Scranton, PA, US
Lucius Morgan 22 L R 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 13, 1925 Dearing, GA, US
John Norris 25 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1922
Jeff Peckham 19 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1928
Gene Petty 25 L 6' 2.0" 200 1922
Francis Powell 25 R 5' 8.0" 155 1922
Kerry Rainey 23 R R 6' 4.0" 175 1924
Robert Seitz -- Unknown
Al Signaigo 28 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 24, 1918 Memphis, TN, US
Lonnie Smith 21 R 6' 0.0" 185 1926
Willard Speaks 26 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 30, 1920 Winston-Salem, NC, US
Eugene Swedler 21 R 5' 11.0" 190 1926
Neal Watlington 24 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 25, 1922 Yanceyville, NC, US
Milt Welch 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 26, 1924 Farmersville, IL, US
Harry Wolfe 24 R R 5' 9.0" 180 1923

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