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1947 Jersey City Giants

1947 > Class AAA > 1947 International League
Overall: 94-60

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Bruno Betzel
Represented: Jersey City, NJ
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 Hub Andrews 24 21 58 40 5 7 0 0 0 5 0 12 13 .175 .365 .175 .540 7 0 6
2 Bill Ayers 27 13 36 32 3 6 1 0 1 3 0 1 7 .188 .212 .313 .525 10 0 3
3 Bill Barnacle 28 139 579 468 119 126 27 4 12 63 4 101 45 .269 .401 .421 .822 197 2 8
4 Joe Bracchitta* 20 8 14 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .071 1
5 Bob Cain* 22 31 40 37 4 5 3 0 0 5 1 3 6 .135 .200 .216 .416 8 0 0
6 Billy Clausen 22 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
7 John Corriden# 29 53 182 152 32 47 8 0 1 15 2 21 17 .309 .393 .382 .775 58 0 9
8 Slim Emmerich 27 17 20 18 4 8 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 .444 .474 .444 .918 8 0 1
9 Jim Goodwin* 20 27 49 48 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 10 .083 .083 .083 .167 4 0 1
10 Jack Graham* 30 155 664 592 94 171 29 3 34 121 12 62 52 .289 .358 .520 .879 308 2 8
11 Mickey Grasso 27 117 434 388 55 104 17 1 16 52 7 36 41 .268 .333 .441 .774 171 2 8
12 Norman Jaeger* 25 68 290 249 28 62 11 6 4 46 0 40 14 .249 .355 .390 .745 97 1 0
13 Sheldon Jones 25 23 52 45 3 6 1 0 0 3 0 4 12 .133 .204 .156 .360 7 0 3
14 Jack Kraus 29 30 70 60 10 12 2 2 0 7 0 7 17 .200 .284 .300 .584 18 0 3
15 Dick Lajeskie 21 27 89 79 5 13 4 0 0 2 0 8 14 .165 .241 .215 .457 17 0 2
16 Garland Lawing 28 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 Les Layton 25 125 500 433 73 125 17 2 20 67 5 54 54 .289 .371 .476 .847 206 3 10
18 Bill Lillard 29 62 219 193 28 51 8 1 2 21 1 22 18 .264 .343 .347 .690 67 1 3
19 Felix Mackiewicz 29 109 436 399 60 110 16 4 17 77 5 35 52 .276 .336 .464 .799 185 1 1
20 Jack Maguire 22 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 1
21 Mike Mellis 22 30 35 27 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 11 .037 .188 .037 .225 1 0 3 Stats for 2 teams
22 Don Mueller* 20 8 7 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .429 3
23 George Myatt* 33 110 394 383 63 116 20 5 1 50 11 5 22 .303 .314 .389 .703 149 1 5
24 Mario Picone 20 30 31 27 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .259 .286 .259 .545 7 0 3
25 Stan Shargey 29 8 22 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 4
26 William Sinram 27 72 244 213 27 48 8 0 4 21 1 25 26 .225 .313 .319 .632 68 2 4
27 Virgil Stallcup 25 76 322 308 43 104 15 6 15 67 4 6 18 .338 .352 .571 .924 176 1 7
28 Gene Thompson 30 14 13 11 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 .182 .250 .182 .432 2 0 1
29 Morris Tortoriello* 20 10 21 18 2 3 1 0 0 1 2 3 5 .167 .286 .222 .508 4 0 0
30 Jake Wade* 35 32 82 75 7 10 2 0 0 5 0 5 25 .133 .188 .160 .348 12 0 2
31 Burgess Whitehead 37 141 508 447 49 115 26 3 0 40 6 47 23 .257 .329 .329 .658 147 1 13
32 Sal Yvars 23 80 249 208 34 61 12 0 8 43 6 36 25 .293 .402 .466 .869 97 2 3
32 Players 28.2 155 5746 5006 772 1332 228 37 135 718 67 614 549 .266 .348 .407 .756 2039 103 19 107
* - 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 Hub Andrews 24 13 6 .684 3.28 21 19 10 2 148.0 152 62 54 28 44 1 0 0 1.216 9.2 1.7 2.7 1.57
2 Bill Ayers 27 7 4 .636 4.08 12 10 7 0 86.0 94 45 39 23 68 6 0 2 1.360 9.8 2.4 7.1 2.96
3 Harold Breeding 20 0 0 0.00 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0
4 Roy Bridges 26 0 0 9.00 6 9.0 9 9 10 10 2.111 9.0 10.0 10.0 1.00
5 Bob Cain* 22 6 6 .500 4.92 30 11 3 0 106.0 110 70 58 58 47 3 2 2 1.585 9.3 4.9 4.0 0.81
6 Slim Emmerich 27 4 4 .500 5.64 16 10 3 0 59.0 75 50 37 18 14 1 0 2 1.576 11.4 2.7 2.1 0.78
7 Jim Goodwin* 20 11 7 .611 3.79 27 18 9 0 126.0 132 62 53 45 43 3 0 3 1.405 9.4 3.2 3.1 0.96
8 Bob Hooper 25 0 0 10.12 2 8.0 8 9 2 4 1.250 9.0 2.2 4.5 2.00
9 Dick Hoover* 21 0 1 .000 6.63 8 19.0 25 14 8 7 1.737 11.8 3.8 3.3 0.88
10 Robert Howison* 30 0 0 1.50 3 6.0 2 1 4 3 1.000 3.0 6.0 4.5 0.75
11 Sheldon Jones 25 13 3 .813 3.20 23 15 10 0 135.0 123 56 48 62 68 4 0 2 1.370 8.2 4.1 4.5 1.10
12 Mike Kash* 35 1 0 1.000 4.50 3 4.0 4 2 3 4 1.750 9.0 6.8 9.0 1.33
13 Jack Kraus* 29 12 9 .571 4.02 29 24 12 3 177.0 182 99 79 82 78 2 0 3 1.492 9.3 4.2 4.0 0.95
14 Mike Mellis 22 5 10 .333 4.65 30 12 6 1 118.0 139 73 61 44 42 2 0 0 1.551 10.6 3.4 3.2 0.95 Stats for 2 teams
15 Mario Picone 20 2 8 .200 4.19 28 10 2 0 101.0 94 54 47 67 41 1 0 7 1.594 8.4 6.0 3.7 0.61
16 Gene Thompson 30 3 0 1.000 1.45 14 1 1 1 31.0 24 8 5 8 16 0 0 1 1.032 7.0 2.3 4.6 2.00
17 Jake Wade* 35 17 5 .773 2.51 32 26 18 4 197.0 188 72 55 108 78 2 0 0 1.503 8.6 4.9 3.6 0.72
17 Players 25.6 94 60 .610 155 155
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Mickey Grasso 100 431 63 16 4 .969 4.94 8
Sal Yvars 61 236 34 8 3 .971 4.43 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Graham 88 783 55 12 69 .986 9.52
Norman Jaeger 67 617 48 5 62 .993 9.93

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Burgess Whitehead 139 394 380 19 94 .976 5.57

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Myatt 89 71 176 20 17 .925 2.78
William Sinram 70 65 137 10 10 .953 2.89

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Virgil Stallcup 76 171 271 17 44 .963 5.82
Bill Lillard 50 90 152 20 33 .924 4.84
Dick Lajeskie 20 34 55 5 5 .947 4.45
George Myatt 12 12 22 8 4 .810 2.83

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Barnacle 124 225 13 5 0 .979 1.92
Les Layton 119 252 9 5 2 .981 2.19
Felix Mackiewicz 107 170 8 6 1 .967 1.66
Jack Graham 67 119 7 2 3 .984 1.88
John Corriden 43 87 2 2 0 .978 2.07

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jake Wade 32 8 39 4 4 .922 1.47
Bob Cain 30 11 24 3 1 .921 1.17
Mike Mellis 30 12 15 4 1 .871 0.90 Stats for 2 teams
Jack Kraus 29 13 33 4 1 .920 1.59
Mario Picone 28 13 15 0 4 1.000 1.00
Jim Goodwin 27 11 29 3 0 .930 1.48
Sheldon Jones 23 10 22 2 4 .941 1.39
Hub Andrews 21 9 25 1 1 .971 1.62
Slim Emmerich 16 3 16 2 3 .905 1.19
Gene Thompson 14 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.64
Bill Ayers 12 7 12 2 1 .905 1.58
Dick Hoover 8 0.00
Roy Bridges 6 0.00
Robert Howison 3 0.00
Mike Kash 3 0.00
Bob Hooper 2 0.00
Harold Breeding 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Hub Andrews 24 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 31, 1922 Burbank, OK, US
Bill Ayers 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 27, 1919 Newnan, GA, US
Bill Barnacle 28 R 5' 8.0" 165 Sep 9, 1918 Lisle, IL, US
Joe Bracchitta 20 L 5' 11.0" 178 Apr 20, 1927 Hackensack, NJ, US
Harold Breeding 20 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Aug 10, 1926
Roy Bridges 26 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1921
Bob Cain 22 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 16, 1924 Longford, KS, US
Billy Clausen 22 R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 10, 1924 Mobile, AL, US
John Corriden 29 S R 5' 6.0" 160 Jan 6, 1918 Logansport, IN, US
Slim Emmerich 27 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 29, 1919 Allentown, PA, US
Jim Goodwin 20 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 15, 1926 St. Louis, MO, US
Jack Graham 30 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 24, 1916 Minneapolis, MN, US
Mickey Grasso 27 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 10, 1920 Newark, NJ, US
Bob Hooper 25 R R 5' 11.0" 195 May 30, 1922 Leamington, ON, CA
Dick Hoover 21 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Dec 11, 1925 Columbus, OH, US
Robert Howison 30 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 17, 1917
Norman Jaeger 25 L 5' 11.0" 185 1922 Bellmore, NY, US
Sheldon Jones 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 2, 1922 Tecumseh, NE, US
Mike Kash 35 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 7, 1911 Webster, MA, US
Jack Kraus 29 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Apr 26, 1918 San Antonio, TX, US
Dick Lajeskie 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 8, 1926 Passaic, NJ, US
Garland Lawing 28 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 29, 1918 Gastonia, NC, US
Les Layton 25 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Nov 18, 1921 Nardin, OK, US
Bill Lillard 29 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 10, 1918 Goleta, CA, US
Felix Mackiewicz 29 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 20, 1917 Chicago, IL, US
Jack Maguire 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 5, 1925 St. Louis, MO, US
Mike Mellis 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 17, 1925 Perth Amboy, NJ, US
Don Mueller 20 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 14, 1927 St. Louis, MO, US
George Myatt 33 L R 5' 11.0" 167 Jun 14, 1914 Denver, CO, US
Mario Picone 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 5, 1926 Brooklyn, NY, US
Hal Quick 29 R R 5' 10.0" 163 Oct 4, 1917 Rome, GA, US
Stan Shargey 29 R 5' 9.0" 180 Jul 13, 1917
William Sinram 27 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Apr 27, 1920 Long Island, NY, US
Virgil Stallcup 25 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 3, 1922 Ravensford, NC, US
Gene Thompson 30 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 7, 1917 Latham, IL, US
Morris Tortoriello 20 L 5' 9.0" 177 1927
Jake Wade 35 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Apr 1, 1912 Morehead City, NC, US
Burgess Whitehead 37 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jun 29, 1910 Tarboro, NC, US
Sal Yvars 23 R R 5' 10.0" 187 Feb 20, 1924 New York, NY, US

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