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1949 Savannah Indians

1949 > Class A > 1949 South Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Philadelphia Athletics-AL
Manager: Frank Skaff
Represented: Savannah, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1948 / 1950

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 Dick Adams 29 125 477 122 20 3 14 .256 .398 190
2 William Benton* 23 149 526 137 29 12 14 .260 .441 232
3 Alfred Burch 21 42 87 24 3 0 0 .276 .310 27
4 Moe Burtschy 27 33 68 9 2 1 0 .132 .191 13
5 Harry Byrd 24 10 17 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
6 Harry Desert 26 24 25 3 0 0 0 .120 .120 3
7 Art Ditmar 20 31 57 13 0 0 1 .228 .281 16
8 Zeb Eaton 29 49 155 36 8 2 3 .232 .368 57
9 Jim Edwards 26 148 545 129 21 0 8 .237 .319 174
10 Cal Ermer 25 153 612 141 28 6 9 .230 .340 208
11 Bill Hockenbury 24 26 48 10 2 0 0 .208 .250 12
12 William LaFrance 26 49 121 19 4 1 1 .157 .231 28
13 Bill Phillips 20 19 42 10 3 0 0 .238 .310 13
14 Alfred Rossetti* 24 131 491 128 12 2 1 .261 .299 147
15 Sanford Silverstein 24 32 87 21 1 0 0 .241 .253 22
16 Joe Stringfellow 30 136 463 121 26 3 18 .261 .447 207
17 Kelly Swift 29 25 45 2 0 0 0 .044 .044 2
18 Jim Vojcsik 22 25 55 8 1 0 1 .145 .218 12
19 Jefferson Warren 26 19 13 4 1 0 0 .308 .385 5
20 Edward Wayne 27 32 106 22 5 0 0 .208 .255 27
21 Bob Wellman 23 111 413 117 15 4 13 .283 .433 179
22 Herbert Whitcomb? -- 34 56 8 1 0 0 .143 .161 9
23 George Wright* 27 138 512 138 28 7 6 .270 .387 198
24 Theodore Zakrzewski* 24 22 65 16 1 1 0 .246 .292 19
24 Players 25.7
* - 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 Alfred Burch 21 20 6 .769 2.47 31 211.0 172 66 58 83 1.209 7.3 3.5
2 Moe Burtschy 27 12 12 .500 3.35 31 204.0 163 96 76 121 1.392 7.2 5.3
3 Harry Byrd 24 2 8 .200 4.67 10 54.0 51 32 28 34 1.574 8.5 5.7
4 Harry Desert 26 6 7 .462 5.67 28 81.0 101 54 51 38 1.716 11.2 4.2
5 Art Ditmar 20 7 6 .538 2.85 30 142.0 119 57 45 57 1.239 7.5 3.6
6 Bill Hockenbury 24 3 2 .600 6.46 11 46.0 45 36 33 42 1.891 8.8 8.2
7 Sanford Silverstein 24 14 11 .560 2.10 31 231.0 193 78 54 64 1.113 7.5 2.5
8 Kelly Swift 29 10 3 .769 2.47 24 131.0 91 48 36 81 1.313 6.3 5.6
9 Jefferson Warren 26 2 4 .333 4.21 19 47.0 44 28 22 42 1.830 8.4 8.0
10 Herbert Whitcomb* -- 7 5 .583 3.52 32 156.0 144 68 61 69 1.365 8.3 4.0
10 Players 24.4
* - 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
Herbert Whitcomb 32 0.00
Alfred Burch 31 0.00
Moe Burtschy 31 0.00
Sanford Silverstein 31 0.00
Art Ditmar 30 0.00
Harry Desert 28 0.00
Kelly Swift 24 0.00
Jefferson Warren 19 0.00
Harry Byrd 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dick Adams 29 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 8, 1920 Tuolumne, CA, US
William Benton 23 L 6' 0.0" 175 1926
Alfred Burch 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1928
Moe Burtschy 27 R R 6' 3.0" 208 Apr 18, 1922 Cincinnati, OH, US
Harry Byrd 24 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Feb 3, 1925 Darlington, SC, US
Harry Desert 26 R R 6' 2.0" 178 Sep 12, 1922
Art Ditmar 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 3, 1929 Winthrop, MA, US
Zeb Eaton 29 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Feb 2, 1920 Cooleemee, NC, US
Jim Edwards 26 R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 14, 1922 Lincolnton, NC, US
Cal Ermer 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 10, 1923 Baltimore, MD, US
Bill Hockenbury 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1925
William LaFrance 26 R 5' 11.0" 190 1923
Bill Phillips 20 R 5' 10.0" 188 Dec 2, 1928
Alfred Rossetti 24 L 5' 10.0" 185 1925
Sanford Silverstein 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1925
Joe Stringfellow 30 R 6' 1.0" 192 1919
Kelly Swift 29 R R 6' 3.0" 190 1920
Jim Vojcsik 22 R 6' 0.0" 195 Jul 16, 1926
Jefferson Warren 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 7, 1923 Atlanta, GA, US
Edward Wayne 27 R 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 4, 1921
Bob Wellman 23 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jul 15, 1925 Norwood, OH, US
Herbert Whitcomb -- L Unknown
George Wright 27 L 5' 9.0" 157 1922 Landis, NC, US
Theodore Zakrzewski 24 L 5' 11.0" 185 1925

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