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1946 Buffalo Bisons

1946 > Class AAA > 1946 International League
Overall: 78-75

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Gabby Hartnett
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1945 / 1947

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ernie Andres28130100000.333.33311
2John Antonelli3074276251376714133210248.267.331.367.69792601
3Pete Appleton423729251310020028.
4Johnny Bero*2313459150493140303970527560.278.372.403.7752039111
5Neil Berry2413662055693159218036876154.286.357.353.709196503
6Ed Boland*381038342900040041.265.342.265.6079000
7Anderson Bush271921182300010037.
8Bruce Campbell*3633120107152951213111114.271.350.393.74342220
9Walt Chipple2757178153284251523002324.275.376.418.79564320
10Roy Clark24461200000.333.33320
11Eddie Collins*29611018615252001041146.291.396.314.71027010Stats for 2 teams
12Vern Curtis261515142100000017.
13Zeb Eaton267311510714314062300714.290.339.495.83453210
14Joe Erautt2474198176133961315022023.222.305.318.62356511Stats for 2 teams
15Rufe Gentry2825626052050180008.333.333.467.80028102
16Floyd Giebell*362234293430030025. for 2 teams
17Ted Gray#2126484758000200113.
18Ray Hamrick241878651013200220118.200.325.231.55515111
19Franklin Heller*25220000000.000.00000
20Dennis Horton301929240410010024.
21Art Houtteman18338678101720060049.
22Lou Kretlow25111191000000017.
23George Lerchen#239333810010.242.27390
24Hal Manders292055535810020006.
25Gene Markland261041328500140065.156.308.250.5588112
26John McHale*24133564482841302442594627583.270.374.492.865237452
27Ed Mierkowicz2210340935853882041057303945.246.327.408.7351461848
28Les Mueller27236055412100300216.
29Billy Pierce*191222193400030033.211.318.211.5294000
30John Radulovich*2311745139360116205963304930.295.376.440.816173227
31Earl Rapp*25622382044666132538823125.324.415.480.89698412
32Hank Riebe248222310020.136.18241
33Packy Rogers336205500111.250.40080
34Martin Tabacheck2488279255276571018002019.255.309.290.59974704
35Coaker Triplett34101407360561091341151104419.303.379.453.831163803
36Vic Wertz*21139530478751442791991244840.301.367.515.8822461122
37Chester Wieczorek312711410392550415001012.243.310.408.71842201
38Eddie Yount308828324241751411052003831.310.404.500.904121403Stats for 2 teams
38 Players25.71555901520280214162374412272141608604.272.351.405.7562107962566
* - 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
1Pete Appleton4295.6433.663610091.089403740561011.4188.
2Anderson Bush2727.2225.691993168.070544337360001.5749.
3Roy Clark2411.500312.0151252.25011.
4Vern Curtis2634.4294.581582157.066392922270001.54410.
5Zeb Eaton2634.4297.0732730112.01261068888442081.91110.
6Lewis Fauth200012.07204.50031.
7Rufe Gentry28108.5565.182524102153.014299881131082051.6678.
8Floyd Giebell3645.4443.6517106179.082433238360021.5199. for 2 teams
9Ted Gray*21711.3896.22251580123.0140928582802051.80510.
10Bob Hall22000.0011.020002.00018.00.00.0
11Dennis Horton3043.5714.1319104085.070483961464221.5417.
12Art Houtteman181613.5524.223230184226.0217120106751474021.2928.
13Lou Kretlow2503.0007.251140036.051392933343012.33312.
14Quinn Lee350024.05121.50011.
15Hal Manders29104.7143.90201791134.0117685868794011.3817.
16Les Mueller27108.5565.042321101150.0161998479803121.6009.
17Billy Pierce*1934.4294.501095056.052302844451051.7148.
17 Players26.97875.510155155
* - 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


Martin Tabacheck8545649411.9925.949373750%
Eddie Yount8538738126.9735.008471524%Stats for 2 teams
Joe Erautt692684576.9784.545402134%Stats for 2 teams


John McHale1321004732479.9788.16
Ed Mierkowicz211367313.9796.81


John Radulovich1072332992265.9604.97
John Antonelli4187113712.9664.88
Gene Markland10242313.9794.70


Johnny Bero1321372182928.9242.69
John Antonelli23222735.9422.13


Neil Berry1362782792752.9544.10
Ray Hamrick184952818.9275.61


Vic Wertz1282251874.9721.90
Coaker Triplett92169941.9781.93
Ed Mierkowicz73200821.9902.85
Earl Rapp5796931.9721.84
Walt Chipple4783520.9781.87
Bruce Campbell3053211.9821.83
Chester Wieczorek2731310.9711.26
Eddie Collins14342001.0002.57Stats for 2 teams


Pete Appleton3691911.9660.78
Zeb Eaton3292221.9390.97
Art Houtteman32183131.9421.53
Rufe Gentry2582430.9141.28
Ted Gray25227001.0001.16
Les Mueller231024021.0001.48
Hal Manders2031710.9521.00
Anderson Bush1911811.9501.00
Dennis Horton1944001.0000.42
Floyd Giebell17101110.9551.24Stats for 2 teams
Vern Curtis1561621.9171.47
Lou Kretlow112831.7690.91
Billy Pierce1016001.0000.70
Roy Clark30.00
Quinn Lee20.00
Lewis Fauth10.00
Bob Hall10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ernie Andres28RR6' 1.0"200Jan 11, 1918Jeffersonville, IN, US
John Antonelli30RR5' 10.0"165Jul 15, 1915Memphis, TN, US
Pete Appleton42RR5' 11.0"180May 20, 1904Terryville, CT, US
Johnny Bero23LR6' 0.0"170Dec 22, 1922Gary, WV, US
Neil Berry24RR5' 10.0"168Jan 11, 1922Kalamazoo, MI, US
Ed Boland38LL5' 10.0"165Apr 18, 1908Long Island City, NY, US
Anderson Bush27RR6' 0.0"1701919Winchester, KY, US
Bruce Campbell36LR6' 1.0"185Oct 20, 1909Chicago, IL, US
Walt Chipple27RR6' 0.0"168Sep 26, 1918Utica, NY, US
Roy Clark24RR6' 2.0"2001922
Eddie Collins29LR5' 10.0"175Nov 23, 1916Lansdowne, PA, US
Vern Curtis26RR6' 0.0"170May 24, 1920Cairo, IL, US
Zeb Eaton26RR5' 10.0"185Feb 2, 1920Cooleemee, NC, US
Joe Erautt24RR5' 9.0"175Sep 1, 1921Vibank, SK, CA
Lewis Fauth20RR5' 10.0"1651926
Rufe Gentry28RR6' 1.0"180May 18, 1918Daisy Station, NC, US
Floyd Giebell36LR6' 2.0"172Dec 10, 1909Pennsboro, WV, US
Ted Gray21SL5' 11.0"175Dec 31, 1924Detroit, MI, US
Bob Hall22RR6' 2.0"195Dec 22, 1923Swissvale, PA, US
Ray Hamrick24RR5' 11.0"160Aug 1, 1921Nashville, TN, US
Franklin Heller25LR6' 0.0"200Aug 2, 1920Buffalo, NY, US
Dennis Horton30RR6' 5.0"200Oct 1, 1915Ash Flat, AR, US
Art Houtteman18RR6' 2.0"188Aug 7, 1927Detroit, MI, US
Lou Kretlow25RR6' 2.0"185Jun 27, 1921Apache, OK, US
Quinn Lee35RR5' 10.0"160Nov 16, 1910
George Lerchen23SR5' 11.0"175Dec 1, 1922Detroit, MI, US
Hal Manders29RR6' 0.0"187Jun 14, 1917Waukee, IA, US
Gene Markland26RR5' 10.0"160Dec 26, 1919Detroit, MI, US
John McHale24LR6' 0.0"200Sep 21, 1921Detroit, MI, US
Ed Mierkowicz22RR6' 4.0"205Mar 6, 1924Wyandotte, MI, US
Les Mueller27RR6' 3.0"190Mar 4, 1919Belleville, IL, US
Billy Pierce19LL5' 10.0"160Apr 2, 1927Detroit, MI, US
John Radulovich23LR6' 0.0"205Jun 23, 1923Detroit, MI, US
Earl Rapp25LR6' 2.0"185May 20, 1921Corunna, MI, US
Hank Riebe24RR5' 9.0"175Oct 10, 1921Cleveland, OH, US
Packy Rogers33RR5' 8.0"175Apr 26, 1913Swoyersville, PA, US
Martin Tabacheck24R5' 10.0"1751922
Coaker Triplett34RR5' 11.0"185Dec 18, 1911Boone, NC, US
Vic Wertz21LR6' 0.0"186Feb 9, 1925York, PA, US
Chester Wieczorek31R5' 11.0"200Apr 14, 1915Winona, MN, US
Eddie Yount30RR6' 1.0"185Dec 19, 1915Newton, NC, US

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