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1947 Newport News Dodgers

1947 > Class B > 1947 Piedmont League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: John Fitzpatrick
Represented: Newport News, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Bill Antonello2013048113028417.270.451217
2Richard Bishop235420446521.225.28458
3William Braam*2327347011.206.35312
4Lou Colombo*1912746115835615.343.542250
5Joseph DeStefano201124101162214.283.371152
6Francis Drexler2410254100.160.2005
7Jack Elkins*21296617300.258.30320
8Preston Elkins2493246621103.252.33382
9Dee Fondy*22136511172391314.337.546279
10Clarence Groat*3113845611222116.246.404184
11Mel Himes2029627000.113.1137
12Robert Hubbard25315410000.185.18510
13Paul Kluk275813042713.323.46260
14Clem Labine2013111000.091.0911
15Steve Lembo2099329751413.228.304100
16Mike Lemish2018202000.100.1002
17Fred Leonard*2211398100.205.2319
18Robert Ludwick1912143000.214.2143
19Fred Morgan2733473100.064.0854
20Henry Parker1912749810722110.215.323161
21Martin Powers19134511010.244.28913
22Alfred Schroeder1914437200.163.2099
23Anthony Sierzega2429567100.125.1438
24Alan Thomaier27256113210.213.27917
25Edward Volan*2268233581227.249.40895
26Frank Wilson2443549000.167.1679
26 Players22.2
* - 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
1William Braam*2348.3336.212384.01176858381.84512.54.1
2Preston Elkins2447.3645.6223104.01278465691.88511.06.0
3Mel Himes20128.6004.1229179.01889982821.5089.54.1
4Robert Hubbard*251011.4763.6431188.018410276801.4048.83.8
5Clem Labine2013.2509.001332.0544232212.34415.25.9
6Mike Lemish2053.6255.511867.0694941341.5379.34.6
7Robert Ludwick*1912
8Fred Morgan27410.2865.6232133.017111083231.45911.61.6
9Anthony Sierzega24108.5563.8229165.01739470621.4249.43.4
10Frank Wilson24710.4125.4543157.018912295791.70710.84.5
10 Players23.2
* - 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


Frank Wilson430.00
Fred Morgan320.00
Robert Hubbard310.00
Mel Himes290.00
Anthony Sierzega290.00
William Braam230.00
Mike Lemish180.00
Clem Labine130.00
Robert Ludwick120.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bill Antonello20RR5' 11.0"185May 19, 1927Brooklyn, NY, US
Richard Bishop23R6' 0.0"1841924
William Braam23LL6' 3.0"1751924
Lou Colombo19L5' 11.0"180Aug 22, 1927Brockton, MA, US
Joseph DeStefano20R5' 9.0"1601927
Francis Drexler24R6' 0.0"1701923
Jack Elkins21L6' 1.0"1901926
Preston Elkins24RR6' 1.0"1651923
Dee Fondy22LL6' 3.0"195Oct 13, 1924Slaton, TX, US
Clarence Groat31LR5' 8.0"172Feb 5, 1916Brantford, ON, CA
Mel Himes20RR6' 1.0"190Feb 20, 1927
Robert Hubbard25RL6' 6.0"2101922Westfield, MA, US
Paul Kluk27R5' 10.0"190Feb 29, 1920Hudson, CA, US
Clem Labine20RR6' 0.0"180Aug 6, 1926Lincoln, RI, US
Steve Lembo20RR6' 1.0"185Nov 13, 1926Brooklyn, NY, US
Mike Lemish20RR5' 9.0"195Jul 27, 1926Fort Wayne, IN, US
Fred Leonard22L6' 0.0"1851925
Robert Ludwick19RL6' 0.0"160Apr 24, 1928West Chester, PA, US
Fred Morgan27RR5' 11.0"1701920
Henry Parker19R5' 11.0"1801928
Martin Powers19R6' 2.0"1951928
Alfred Schroeder19R6' 3.0"2301928
Anthony Sierzega24RR6' 3.0"1821923
Alan Thomaier27R6' 0.0"170May 26, 1920Jersey City, NJ, US
Edward Volan22L5' 9.0"1801925
Frank Wilson24RR5' 11.0"1701923

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