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1949 Seattle Rainiers

1949 > Class AAA > 1949 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 95-93
Scored 802 runs, Allowed 852 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-99

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bill Lawrence and Jo-Jo White
Represented: Seattle, WA
Ballpark: Sick's Stadium (Seattle, WA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1948 / 1950

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Jack Albright281435594965512820264755761.258.336.343.67817015
2Rugger Ardizoia294254463720010314.
3Dick Barrett42264942290004037. for 2 teams
4Heinz Becker#33155609524831643221610127952.313.406.473.87924833
5Herman Besse*373365611610080312.
6Bill Bevens32488000000004.
7Bill Boyce261398200000010.
8K Chorlton20111000000001.
9Hampton Coleman21722000000000.
10Frank Colman*311113383064398180136712934.320.383.507.88915521
11Clem Dreisewerd*33611000000001.
12Guy Fletcher384213011161100070537.
13Denny Galehouse3725544651010050415.
14Mickey Grasso29109336299297511073113526.251.329.358.68710702
15Bud Hjelmaa21111000000000.
16John Hoffman*25272626240002008.
17Herb Karpel*31436151681004058.
18Hillis Layne*311364964396312723223625323.289.368.364.73316022
19Al Lyons301525634957813526423671358108.273.355.481.83623855
20Windy McCall*23112018160001014.333.368.333.702601
21Lee Mohr?281324323955812112203042812.306.361.347.70813763
22Tommy Neill*2915657352074148183106724426.285.346.388.73520254
23Russell Oppliger21342621220001046.
24Bill Ramsey2915257353362146213452163344.274.317.347.66518516
25Charley Schanz304512210551730080530.
26Bill Schuster3616368261686158231868196057.256.322.336.65920706Stats for 2 teams
27Neill Sheridan27147537486811261931467104568.259.322.397.71919306
28Bobby Sturgeon291525735264414328404113630.272.320.340.660179110Stats for 2 teams
29Jack Warren275718016714519033321323.305.356.413.7696900
30Sammy White216018917323522222021527.301.360.370.7306410
31Tony York361404414144612314644712037.297.334.389.72316134
31 Players30.41886959625880217082593210875168583709.273.338.376.71423553187
* - 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
1Rugger Ardizoia2989.4714.22351451153.2144817258742011.3158.
2Dick Barrett42126.6673.822616101132.0129645668623011.4928. for 2 teams
3Herman Besse*37819.2963.903325110196.0204948585830051.4749.
4Bill Bevens3212.3334.70421023.0301912830001.65211.
5Hampton Coleman21004.40710014.1141177101001.4658.
6Clem Dreisewerd*3301.0009.6461009.1151310610002.25014.
7Guy Fletcher382312.6573.314241265315.23191161161131621071.3699.
8Denny Galehouse371012.4554.122519100142.0158736531742011.33110.
9John Hoffman2533.5005.442772082.291695063494071.8639.
10Herb Karpel*31146.7004.314223100179.22261108665760011.62011.
11Ken Kimball24000.0010000.1100000003.00027.00.00.0
12Al Lyons3001.0002.5730007.0582970002.0006.411.69.00.78
13Windy McCall*2305.0005.041072050.056382820352021.52010.
14Russell Oppliger2144.5004.943442093.099685124340021.3239.
15Charley Schanz302217.5643.254342265321.03251401161061587051.3439.
15 Players32.39593.505188188852
* - 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


Mickey Grasso9646474186.9685.609
Sammy White582102353.9794.025
Jack Warren472012754.9794.856


Heinz Becker14411958519112.9858.89
Frank Colman50383210281.0008.08
Theodore Del Guercio460001.0001.50
Neill Sheridan110120.84611.00


Tony York94229235957.9814.94
Lee Mohr872171911341.9694.69
Bobby Sturgeon337095623.9655.00Stats for 2 teams


Hillis Layne116842251319.9602.66
Jack Albright5549127414.9783.20
Tony York33165025.9712.00
Bud Hjelmaa110001.0001.00


Bill Schuster1623094723594.9574.82Stats for 2 teams
Bobby Sturgeon1182163312761.9534.64Stats for 2 teams
Jack Albright821412364238.9004.60
Tony York213001.0002.00


Tommy Neill135280140.9862.08
Al Lyons4173613.9881.93
Neill Sheridan2550050.9092.00
Bill Ramsey920001.0000.22
Frank Colman7110001.0001.57
Hillis Layne110001.0001.00
Lee Mohr110001.0001.00


Bill Ramsey145361883.9792.54
Al Lyons53128320.9852.47
Lee Mohr15302001.0002.13
Bill Boyce730001.0000.43


Neill Sheridan1182191443.9831.97
Al Lyons70112340.9661.64
Frank Colman2230030.9091.36
Tommy Neill570001.0001.40
Bill Boyce100000.00


Charley Schanz43195362.9231.67
Guy Fletcher42185227.9721.67
Herb Karpel42102922.9510.93
Rugger Ardizoia3572924.9471.03
Russell Oppliger3432210.9620.74
Herman Besse3333010.9711.00
John Hoffman2741021.8750.52
Dick Barrett2672811.9721.35Stats for 2 teams
Denny Galehouse2511842.8260.76
Windy McCall1011131.8001.20
Hampton Coleman712001.0000.43
Clem Dreisewerd620001.0000.33
Bill Bevens416001.0001.75
Al Lyons323001.0001.67
Ken Kimball101001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jack Albright28RR5' 9.0"175Jun 30, 1921St. Petersburg, FL, US
Rugger Ardizoia29RR5' 11.0"180Nov 20, 1919Oleggio, Novara, IT
Dick Barrett42RR5' 9.0"175Sep 28, 1906Montoursville, PA, US
Heinz Becker33SR6' 2.0"200Aug 26, 1915Berlin, DE
Herman Besse37LL6' 2.0"190Aug 16, 1911St. Louis, MO, US
Bill Bevens32RR6' 3.0"210Oct 21, 1916Hubbard, OR, US
Bill Boyce26RR6' 0.0"190Feb 1, 1923Brighton, MA, US
K Chorlton20RR6' 3.0"185Oct 26, 1928Seattle, WA, US
Hampton Coleman21RR6' 2.0"175Feb 12, 1928Red Springs, NC, US
Frank Colman31LL5' 11.0"186Mar 2, 1918London, ON, CA
Theodore Del Guercio21RR6' 2.0"195Dec 29, 1927Newark, NJ, US
Clem Dreisewerd33LL6' 1.0"195Jan 24, 1916Old Monroe, MO, US
Guy Fletcher38RR6' 0.0"190Aug 23, 1910East Bend, NC, US
Denny Galehouse37RR6' 1.0"195Dec 7, 1911Marshallville, OH, US
Mickey Grasso29RR6' 0.0"195May 10, 1920Newark, NJ, US
Bud Hjelmaa21R5' 11.0"172Aug 23, 1927Seattle, WA, US
John Hoffman25LR6' 4.0"215Nov 30, 1923Buffalo, NY, US
Herb Karpel31LL5' 9.0"180Dec 27, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US
Ken Kimball24RR6' 1.0"185May 4, 1925Salt Lake City, UT, US
Hillis Layne31LR6' 0.0"170Feb 23, 1918Whitwell, TN, US
Al Lyons30RR6' 2.0"195Jul 18, 1918St. Joseph, MO, US
Windy McCall23LL6' 0.0"180Jul 18, 1925San Francisco, CA, US
Lee Mohr285' 11.0"160Oct 8, 1920The Dalles, OR, US
Tommy Neill29LR6' 2.0"200Nov 7, 1919Hartselle, AL, US
Russell Oppliger21RR6' 1.0"160Aug 25, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Bill Ramsey29RR6' 0.0"175Feb 20, 1920Osceola, AR, US
Charley Schanz30RR6' 3.0"215Jun 8, 1919Anacortes, WA, US
Bill Schuster36RR5' 9.0"164Aug 4, 1912Buffalo, NY, US
Neill Sheridan27RR6' 1.0"195Nov 20, 1921Sacramento, CA, US
Bobby Sturgeon29RR6' 0.0"175Aug 6, 1919Clinton, IN, US
Jack Warren27R6' 0.0"194Dec 30, 1921Portland, OR, US
Sammy White21RR6' 3.0"195Jul 7, 1927Wenatchee, WA, US
Tony York36RR5' 10.0"165Nov 27, 1912Irene, TX, US

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