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1948 Welch Miners

1948 > Class D > 1948 Appalachian League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Philadelphia Athletics-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Welch, WV
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1947 / 1949

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Calvin Barnes21428114200.173.19816
2Elzie Beck?--16354010.114.1716
3Frank Camerota2411945414536212.319.487221Stats for 2 teams
4James Carlin251244971582876.318.439218
5Earl Carter22319624402.250.35434
6Robert Cathey*231053961272486.321.467185
7Anthony DiSalvo?--103611101.306.41715
8Robert Ganung201204471111332.248.304136
9John Gilbo*24468530500.353.41235
10Frederick Hessenauer20336012310.200.28317
11Bill Hoffner371113991142625.286.398159
12Mike Kume2223555001.091.1458
13Bill McGarvey#23101378901748.238.368139
14Robert Minnick21408917311.191.28125
15William Moore1914161100.063.1252
16Carl Moyer2216448100.182.2059
17Louis Norton*2010245030.208.45811
18Anthony Popelsky1986296731330.247.31192
19Fred Schubach1812348010.235.29410
20Woody Wheaton*331043641302862.357.484176
21Frank Whitehead2293337801230.237.29198
22John Wirth1916232000.087.0872Stats for 2 teams
22 Players24.6
* - 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
1Calvin Barnes212013.6064.2842225.0275137107701.53311.02.8
2John Gilbo*24117.6114.5026128.01358464871.7349.56.1
3Frederick Hessenauer2098.5296.2133168.0224138116791.80412.04.2
4Mike Kume2297.5634.0123137.01318161781.5268.65.1
5Robert Minnick2132.6009.711751.0756155442.33313.27.8
6Louis Norton2024.3337.43946.0714938262.10913.95.1
7Woody Wheaton*33146.7003.5330191.02019175471.2989.52.2
8John Wirth1924.3335.641667.0775242431.79110.35.8Stats for 2 teams
8 Players23.0
* - 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


Calvin Barnes42
Frederick Hessenauer33
John Gilbo26
Mike Kume23
John Wirth16Stats for 2 teams
Louis Norton9

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Calvin Barnes21RR6' 0.0"1751927
Elzie Beck--Unknown
Frank Camerota24R5' 10.0"1731924Philadelphia, PA, US
James Carlin25R5' 10.0"1651923
Earl Carter22R6' 2.0"2171926
Robert Cathey23L6' 2.0"1751925
Anthony DiSalvo--Unknown
Robert Ganung20R6' 0.0"1751928
John Gilbo24LL5' 8.0"1801924
Frederick Hessenauer20RR6' 0.0"1651928
Bill Hoffner37R5' 9.0"155Apr 18, 1911Philadelphia, PA, US
Mike Kume22RR6' 1.0"195May 19, 1926Premier, WV, US
Bill McGarvey23S6' 2.0"170Feb 3, 1925Parris Island, SC, US
Robert Minnick21RR6' 2.0"1751927
William Moore19R5' 8.0"1701929Clifton Heights, PA, US
Carl Moyer22R6' 2.0"2051926
Louis Norton20LR6' 3.0"1901928
Anthony Popelsky19R5' 10.0"1651929
Fred Schubach18R6' 2.0"175Sep 25, 1929
Woody Wheaton33LL5' 8.0"160Oct 3, 1914Philadelphia, PA, US
Frank Whitehead22R5' 8.0"160Dec 7, 1925North Holston, VA, US
John Wirth19RR5' 10.0"1721929

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