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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
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 Bill Antonello 20 130 481 130 28 4 17 .270 .451 217
2 Richard Bishop 23 54 204 46 5 2 1 .225 .284 58
3 William Braam* 23 27 34 7 0 1 1 .206 .353 12
4 Lou Colombo* 19 127 461 158 35 6 15 .343 .542 250
5 Joseph DeStefano 20 112 410 116 22 1 4 .283 .371 152
6 Francis Drexler 24 10 25 4 1 0 0 .160 .200 5
7 Jack Elkins* 21 29 66 17 3 0 0 .258 .303 20
8 Preston Elkins 24 93 246 62 11 0 3 .252 .333 82
9 Dee Fondy* 22 136 511 172 39 13 14 .337 .546 279
10 Clarence Groat* 31 138 456 112 22 1 16 .246 .404 184
11 Mel Himes 20 29 62 7 0 0 0 .113 .113 7
12 Robert Hubbard 25 31 54 10 0 0 0 .185 .185 10
13 Paul Kluk 27 58 130 42 7 1 3 .323 .462 60
14 Clem Labine 20 13 11 1 0 0 0 .091 .091 1
15 Steve Lembo 20 99 329 75 14 1 3 .228 .304 100
16 Mike Lemish 20 18 20 2 0 0 0 .100 .100 2
17 Fred Leonard* 22 11 39 8 1 0 0 .205 .231 9
18 Robert Ludwick 19 12 14 3 0 0 0 .214 .214 3
19 Fred Morgan 27 33 47 3 1 0 0 .064 .085 4
20 Henry Parker 19 127 498 107 22 1 10 .215 .323 161
21 Martin Powers 19 13 45 11 0 1 0 .244 .289 13
22 Alfred Schroeder 19 14 43 7 2 0 0 .163 .209 9
23 Anthony Sierzega 24 29 56 7 1 0 0 .125 .143 8
24 Alan Thomaier 27 25 61 13 2 1 0 .213 .279 17
25 Edward Volan* 22 68 233 58 12 2 7 .249 .408 95
26 Frank Wilson 24 43 54 9 0 0 0 .167 .167 9
26 Players 22.2
* - 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
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 William Braam* 23 4 8 .333 6.21 23 84.0 117 68 58 38 1.845 12.5 4.1
2 Preston Elkins 24 4 7 .364 5.62 23 104.0 127 84 65 69 1.885 11.0 6.0
3 Mel Himes 20 12 8 .600 4.12 29 179.0 188 99 82 82 1.508 9.5 4.1
4 Robert Hubbard* 25 10 11 .476 3.64 31 188.0 184 102 76 80 1.404 8.8 3.8
5 Clem Labine 20 1 3 .250 9.00 13 32.0 54 42 32 21 2.344 15.2 5.9
6 Mike Lemish 20 5 3 .625 5.51 18 67.0 69 49 41 34 1.537 9.3 4.6
7 Robert Ludwick* 19 12
8 Fred Morgan 27 4 10 .286 5.62 32 133.0 171 110 83 23 1.459 11.6 1.6
9 Anthony Sierzega 24 10 8 .556 3.82 29 165.0 173 94 70 62 1.424 9.4 3.4
10 Frank Wilson 24 7 10 .412 5.45 43 157.0 189 122 95 79 1.707 10.8 4.5
10 Players 23.2
* - 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
Frank Wilson 43 0.00
Fred Morgan 32 0.00
Robert Hubbard 31 0.00
Mel Himes 29 0.00
Anthony Sierzega 29 0.00
William Braam 23 0.00
Mike Lemish 18 0.00
Clem Labine 13 0.00
Robert Ludwick 12 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Antonello 20 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 19, 1927 Brooklyn, NY, US
Richard Bishop 23 R 6' 0.0" 184 1924
William Braam 23 L L 6' 3.0" 175 1924
Lou Colombo 19 L 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 22, 1927 Brockton, MA, US
Joseph DeStefano 20 R 5' 9.0" 160 1927
Francis Drexler 24 R 6' 0.0" 170 1923
Jack Elkins 21 L 6' 1.0" 190 1926
Preston Elkins 24 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1923
Dee Fondy 22 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 13, 1924 Slaton, TX, US
Clarence Groat 31 L R 5' 8.0" 172 Feb 5, 1916 Brantford, ON, CA
Mel Himes 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 20, 1927
Robert Hubbard 25 R L 6' 6.0" 210 1922 Westfield, MA, US
Paul Kluk 27 R 5' 10.0" 190 Feb 29, 1920 Hudson, CA, US
Clem Labine 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 6, 1926 Lincoln, RI, US
Steve Lembo 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 13, 1926 Brooklyn, NY, US
Mike Lemish 20 R R 5' 9.0" 195 Jul 27, 1926 Fort Wayne, IN, US
Fred Leonard 22 L 6' 0.0" 185 1925
Robert Ludwick 19 R L 6' 0.0" 160 Apr 24, 1928 West Chester, PA, US
Fred Morgan 27 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1920
Henry Parker 19 R 5' 11.0" 180 1928
Martin Powers 19 R 6' 2.0" 195 1928
Alfred Schroeder 19 R 6' 3.0" 230 1928
Anthony Sierzega 24 R R 6' 3.0" 182 1923
Alan Thomaier 27 R 6' 0.0" 170 May 26, 1920 Jersey City, NJ, US
Edward Volan 22 L 5' 9.0" 180 1925
Frank Wilson 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1923

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