Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1945 Jersey City Giants


1945 Jersey City Giants

1945 > Class AA > 1945 International League
Overall: 71-82

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Russ Wein and Gabby Hartnett
Represented: Jersey City, NJ
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1944 / 1946

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 Sam Astorino 27 3 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 2 0
2 George Bennington 26 125 498 451 70 137 19 5 2 66 18 6 37 28 .304 .360 .381 .742 172 12 3 7
3 Ken Brondell 23 18 39 32 5 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 12 .156 .250 .219 .469 7 0 0 3
4 Pete Christy 22 7 17 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 1 .235 .235 4 2
5 Billy Clausen 20 87 276 259 30 55 11 1 0 31 1 1 14 13 .212 .253 .263 .515 68 4 0 3
6 William Daues 18 14 38 35 3 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 5 .143 .211 .229 .439 8 3 1 0
7 Steve Filipowicz 24 37 141 131 16 39 8 3 1 19 0 0 9 6 .298 .343 .427 .770 56 5 0 1
8 Rex Gardecki 28 35 97 84 4 19 4 1 0 11 3 0 9 11 .226 .309 .298 .606 25 1 1 3
9 Al Gardella* 27 4 9 1 3 1 0 1 3 0 0 .333 .778 7 1
10 Billy Gardner 17 49 184 172 16 47 4 2 1 20 3 2 7 16 .273 .306 .337 .643 58 3 1 4
11 Jim Goodwin* 18 20 28 25 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .120 .185 .120 .305 3 1 0 1
12 Andy Hansen 20 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .400 .400 2 0
13 Norman Jaeger* 23 7 29 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 .207 .207 6 0
14 Edward Kobesky 29 40 133 115 7 24 4 0 2 10 0 2 16 14 .209 .305 .296 .601 34 1 0 2
15 Les Layton 23 54 230 204 46 64 10 3 5 28 4 1 20 16 .314 .378 .466 .843 95 5 1 5
16 Whitey Lockman* 18 48 167 126 31 40 9 5 4 28 8 0 38 6 .317 .479 .563 1.042 71 2 1 2
17 Sal Maglie 28 14 35 32 4 10 0 1 1 6 0 0 1 1 .313 .353 .469 .822 15 1 1 1
18 Dale Matthewson 22 15 15 11 0 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 .455 .571 .455 1.026 5 0 1 1
19 Jack McWeeney 20 33 99 89 10 18 2 2 4 17 1 0 5 21 .202 .253 .404 .657 36 1 1 4 Stats for 2 teams
20 Charlie Mead* 24 116 421 346 53 77 12 2 16 55 4 1 67 44 .223 .349 .408 .756 141 3 0 8
21 Frank Mediamolle* 24 20 84 75 17 19 3 0 0 8 0 0 7 6 .253 .325 .293 .619 22 1 1 1
22 Mike Mellis 20 32 72 63 4 11 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 19 .175 .224 .190 .414 12 0 0 5
23 Steve Mizerak 31 69 245 213 25 53 14 0 4 23 0 1 28 25 .249 .336 .371 .707 79 7 0 4 Stats for 2 teams
24 Don Mueller* 18 8 8 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 2 0
25 Roy Nichols 24 112 388 334 45 85 13 4 2 41 2 3 44 27 .254 .343 .335 .678 112 6 1 9 Stats for 2 teams
26 John Piccirillo? 30 30 35 32 1 9 2 0 1 3 1 0 2 5 .281 .324 .438 .761 14 1 0 1
27 Joseph Pieson? -- 9 29 3 5 0 1 1 6 0 0 .172 .345 10 1
28 Lou Polli 43 25 43 33 7 7 0 0 0 3 1 0 9 5 .212 .381 .212 .593 7 2 0 1
29 Charlie Ray* 25 76 283 243 38 60 4 4 3 28 5 4 36 25 .247 .346 .333 .680 81 2 1 3
30 Frank Rosso 24 38 80 66 6 12 1 0 0 8 0 0 12 15 .182 .308 .197 .505 13 1 0 2
31 Mike Schemer* 27 106 453 403 68 130 20 9 5 46 4 1 37 10 .323 .380 .454 .834 183 13 0 13
32 Richard Shoff 30 106 411 385 43 100 17 4 9 73 2 1 22 25 .260 .301 .395 .696 152 17 1 3
33 John Stilwell 21 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1 0
34 John Toncoff 33 62 195 175 15 34 2 1 1 16 2 0 16 24 .194 .266 .234 .500 41 9 1 3
35 George Torres 26 74 316 274 44 66 8 2 4 21 2 3 36 15 .241 .333 .328 .662 90 4 2 4
36 Russ Wein# 28 121 468 397 58 102 10 1 0 23 9 6 59 24 .257 .354 .287 .642 114 3 1 11
37 Adrian Zabala* 28 32 80 70 11 19 2 1 0 6 0 0 7 9 .271 .338 .329 .666 23 0 0 3
37 Players 25.5 153 5521 4853 671 1246 175 51 65 592 68 547 432 .257 .334 .354 .688 1718 111 19 102
* - 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 Woody Abernathy* 30 0 0 0.00 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2 Sam Astorino 27 0 1 .000 3 14.0 10 8 1 1.286 6.4 5.1 0.6 0.13
3 Ken Brondell 23 7 5 .583 4.59 18 15 7 2 100.0 117 66 51 32 27 2 0 1 1.490 10.5 2.9 2.4 0.84
4 Jim Goodwin* 18 4 6 .400 4.61 20 9 3 1 82.0 94 55 42 32 17 0 0 1 1.537 10.3 3.5 1.9 0.53
5 Andy Hansen 20 1 3 .250 7.31 5 16.0 25 17 13 11 6 2.250 14.1 6.2 3.4 0.55
6 Ray Harrell 33 4 3 .571 7 52.0 63 16 12 1.519 10.9 2.8 2.1 0.75
7 Melvin Heiman 23 0 1 .000 3 12.0 15 4 8 1.583 11.2 3.0 6.0 2.00
8 Frank Holcomb? -- 0 0 2 1.0 4 4 1 8.000 36.0 36.0 9.0 0.25
9 Sal Maglie 28 3 7 .300 4.09 14 9 7 0 88.0 91 46 40 33 41 1 0 0 1.409 9.3 3.4 4.2 1.24
10 Dale Matthewson 22 1 1 .500 6.98 13 4 0 0 40.0 55 33 31 37 16 1 2 2 2.300 12.4 8.3 3.6 0.43
11 Mike Mellis 20 15 11 .577 3.86 32 26 14 2 198.0 199 105 85 76 38 4 0 1 1.389 9.0 3.5 1.7 0.50
12 Jack Phillips 26 0 3 .000 9 31.0 31 25 12 1.806 9.0 7.3 3.5 0.48
13 John Piccirillo? 30 1 8 .111 4.96 27 6 4 0 98.0 98 65 54 71 34 3 0 6 1.724 9.0 6.5 3.1 0.48
14 Lou Polli 43 7 8 .467 4.72 25 13 6 2 101.0 116 63 53 50 37 3 0 6 1.644 10.3 4.5 3.3 0.74
15 Frank Rosso 24 13 15 .464 4.10 38 28 15 2 202.0 211 122 92 126 63 2 0 8 1.668 9.4 5.6 2.8 0.50
16 Jack Shope? 21 0 0 5 12.0 7 14 6 1.750 5.2 10.5 4.5 0.43
17 John Stilwell 21 0 0 3 6.0 8 3 0 1.833 12.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
18 Raymond Tellier? -- 1 3 .250 8 29.0 30 33 11 2.172 9.3 10.2 3.4 0.33
19 Adrian Zabala* 28 14 7 .667 3.21 28 21 15 1 171.0 153 86 61 75 77 3 0 5 1.333 8.1 3.9 4.1 1.03
19 Players 26.1 71 82 .464 153 153
* - 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
Billy Clausen 82 283 40 15 8 .956 3.94 8 43 16 27%
John Toncoff 61 203 41 12 7 .953 4.00 5 41 23 36%
Jack McWeeney 29 105 27 10 3 .930 4.55 8 32 12 27% Stats for 2 teams
William Daues 13 41 7 2 1 .960 3.69 4 15 6 29%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Schemer 106 939 81 8 79 .992 9.62
Frank Mediamolle 20 157 7 10 7 .943 8.20
Al Gardella 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Shoff 93 244 266 28 48 .948 5.48
Steve Mizerak 48 97 125 9 25 .961 4.63 Stats for 2 teams
George Torres 14 31 38 5 8 .932 4.93
Charlie Mead 10 36 21 4 5 .934 5.70

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Nichols 68 59 105 8 10 .953 2.41 Stats for 2 teams
George Torres 59 74 108 16 5 .919 3.08
Billy Gardner 35 38 73 7 3 .941 3.17
Richard Shoff 11 18 20 4 1 .905 3.45

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Russ Wein 114 219 317 30 59 .947 4.70
Roy Nichols 40 78 114 17 18 .919 4.80 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Bennington 123 274 14 9 3 .970 2.34
Charlie Mead 91 183 9 3 1 .985 2.11
Charlie Ray 67 131 12 6 1 .960 2.13
Les Layton 54 107 8 5 3 .958 2.13
Whitey Lockman 42 59 8 2 3 .971 1.60
Steve Filipowicz 30 63 3 3 0 .957 2.20
Rex Gardecki 25 49 3 0 1 1.000 2.08
Edward Kobesky 24 42 2 3 1 .936 1.83
Billy Gardner 13 17 2 1 0 .950 1.46
Al Gardella 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Rosso 38 5 41 3 2 .939 1.21
Mike Mellis 32 11 30 2 2 .953 1.28
Adrian Zabala 28 6 34 3 2 .930 1.43
John Piccirillo 27 3 19 2 4 .917 0.81
Lou Polli 25 5 13 1 2 .947 0.72
Jim Goodwin 20 5 14 1 3 .950 0.95
Ken Brondell 18 3 25 1 0 .966 1.56
Sal Maglie 14 7 18 1 0 .962 1.79
Dale Matthewson 13 1 6 0 1 1.000 0.54
Jack Phillips 9 0.00
Raymond Tellier 8 0.00
Ray Harrell 7 0.00
Andy Hansen 5 0.00
Jack Shope 5 0.00
Sam Astorino 3 0.00
Melvin Heiman 3 0.00
John Stilwell 3 0.00
Frank Holcomb 2 0.00
Woody Abernathy 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Woody Abernathy 30 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Feb 1, 1915 Forest City, NC, US
Sam Astorino 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1918
George Bennington 26 R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 1, 1919
Ken Brondell 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 17, 1921 Bradshaw, NE, US
Pete Christy 22 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1923
Billy Clausen 20 R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 10, 1924 Mobile, AL, US
William Daues 18 R 6' 1.0" 190 1927
Steve Filipowicz 24 R R 5' 8.0" 195 Jun 28, 1921 Donora, PA, US
Rex Gardecki 28 R R 6' 1.0" 184 May 8, 1917
Al Gardella 27 L L 5' 10.0" 172 Jan 11, 1918 New York, NY, US
Billy Gardner 17 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 19, 1927 Waterford, CT, US
Jim Goodwin 18 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 15, 1926 St. Louis, MO, US
Andy Hansen 20 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 12, 1924 Lake Worth, FL, US
Ray Harrell 33 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 16, 1912 Petrolia, TX, US
Melvin Heiman 23 R 6' 0.0" 183 1922 New York City, NY, US
Frank Holcomb -- Unknown
Norman Jaeger 23 L 5' 11.0" 185 1922 Bellmore, NY, US
Edward Kobesky 29 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Apr 17, 1916 Scranton, PA, US
Les Layton 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Nov 18, 1921 Nardin, OK, US
Whitey Lockman 18 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 25, 1926 Lowell, NC, US
Sal Maglie 28 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 26, 1917 Niagara Falls, NY, US
Dale Matthewson 22 R R 5' 11.0" 145 May 15, 1923 Catasauqua, PA, US
Jack McWeeney 20 R 6' 3.0" 210 1925 New Haven, CT, US
Charlie Mead 24 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 9, 1921 Vermilion, AB, CA
Frank Mediamolle 24 L 6' 1.0" 178 Feb 13, 1921
Mike Mellis 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 17, 1925 Perth Amboy, NJ, US
Steve Mizerak 31 R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 27, 1914
Don Mueller 18 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 14, 1927 St. Louis, MO, US
Roy Nichols 24 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Mar 3, 1921 Little Rock, AR, US
Jack Phillips 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 24, 1919 St. Louis, MO, US
John Piccirillo 30 Jul 27, 1914 Newark, NJ, US
Joseph Pieson -- Unknown
Lou Polli 43 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 9, 1901 Baveno, IT
Charlie Ray 25 L 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 23, 1920 Jemison, AL, US
Frank Rosso 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 1, 1921 Agawam, MA, US
Mike Schemer 27 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 20, 1917 Baltimore, MD, US
Richard Shoff 30 R 5' 10.0" 170 1915
Jack Shope 21 Sep 10, 1923
John Stilwell 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 1, 1923 Mill Valley, CA, US
Raymond Tellier -- Unknown
John Toncoff 33 R R 5' 10.0" 160 May 12, 1912 Madison, IL, US
George Torres 26 R 5' 9.0" 170 1919
Russ Wein 28 S 5' 10.0" 160 1917
Adrian Zabala 28 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 26, 1916 San Antonio de los Banos, CU

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.