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1945 St. Paul Saints

1945 > Class AA > 1945 American Association
Overall: 75-76
Scored 713 runs, Allowed 646 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-69

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Ray Blades
Represented: St. Paul, MN
Ballpark: Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN)
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 Arnie Berge 26 89 300 273 31 71 17 1 1 34 3 23 20 .260 .320 .341 .661 93 7 1 3 Stats for 2 teams
2 William Boaz 24 43 115 105 5 16 3 1 0 6 0 5 7 .152 .198 .200 .398 21 2 1 4
3 Ralph Branca 19 15 38 31 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 10 .129 .182 .129 .311 4 0 0 5
4 Tommy Brown 17 85 344 301 54 86 13 3 10 48 5 33 38 .286 .368 .449 .816 135 7 6 4
5 Loy Camp 28 11 19 17 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .059 .111 .118 .229 2 0 0 1
6 Jack Capelle? -- 3 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 1
7 Louis Cardinal 29 21 64 60 6 13 2 0 0 3 0 3 12 .217 .254 .250 .504 15 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
8 Glenn Chapman 39 124 473 439 55 135 26 4 3 80 2 27 42 .308 .350 .405 .756 178 14 2 5
9 Slick Coffman 34 12 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0
10 Gene Corbett* 31 10 16 16 1 5 1 0 1 3 0 0 6 .313 .313 .563 .875 9 0 0 0
11 Everett Dannels 33 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 1
12 Fats Dantonio 26 9 27 4 11 2 0 0 3 0 .407 .481 13
13 Cecil Dunn 34 10 20 19 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 9 .158 .200 .158 .358 3 0 0 0
14 J. Ford? -- 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
15 Bill Hart 32 38 156 136 36 50 9 0 17 46 2 18 16 .368 .442 .809 1.250 110 5 0 2
16 Eugene Kelly 23 25 41 39 5 8 0 0 0 1 0 2 12 .205 .244 .205 .449 8 1 0 0
17 Bud Kimball 27 148 590 505 101 159 39 1 22 95 5 83 60 .315 .413 .527 .939 266 13 1 1
18 Dick Lanahan* 33 37 57 53 2 9 2 0 0 6 0 1 9 .170 .185 .208 .393 11 0 0 3
19 Bill Lewis 40 90 244 195 24 57 7 3 1 30 0 47 8 .292 .432 .374 .806 73 6 1 1
20 Don Lund 22 72 265 247 25 65 12 7 0 30 6 16 31 .263 .308 .368 .676 91 1 0 2
21 Red Marion 31 116 434 348 57 89 16 1 1 44 4 82 50 .256 .399 .316 .715 110 13 1 3 Stats for 2 teams
22 Kenneth Mauer* 18 16 33 26 3 3 2 0 0 3 0 6 2 .115 .281 .192 .474 5 0 0 1
23 Jack Miller 25 10 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 0
24 Sam Narron 31 90 308 292 29 74 23 3 5 53 1 15 22 .253 .292 .404 .696 118 13 1 0
25 Otho Nitcholas 36 23 56 52 4 11 2 0 0 6 0 0 9 .212 .226 .250 .476 13 2 1 3
26 Stan Platek* 27 60 219 192 23 46 8 2 0 23 2 22 19 .240 .318 .302 .620 58 2 0 5
27 Frank Powaski 26 16 32 30 3 4 1 0 0 3 1 2 8 .133 .188 .167 .354 5 0 0 0
28 Martin Radmer# 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
29 Patrick Riley* 31 3 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 2
30 Ernie Rudolph* 36 15 29 23 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .130 .200 .130 .330 3 2 0 4
31 Edward Scheiwe 25 64 189 156 30 49 9 0 5 27 4 21 23 .314 .418 .468 .886 73 3 7 5
32 Paul Schoendienst* 28 127 467 432 61 136 30 6 2 48 8 26 32 .315 .355 .426 .781 184 3 1 8
33 Howie Schultz 22 19 87 82 19 30 4 0 1 13 3 3 4 .366 .395 .451 .847 37 2 1 1
34 Tom Sunkel* 32 29 67 56 8 10 3 0 0 4 0 8 16 .179 .281 .232 .513 13 0 0 3
35 Robert Tart* 23 29 28 26 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 13 .077 .111 .077 .188 2 0 0 1
36 Walt Tauscher 43 61 27 21 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .048 .200 .048 .248 1 0 1 2
37 Carl Tucker 24 24 43 38 5 6 1 0 0 1 0 5 9 .158 .256 .184 .440 7 0 0 0
38 Joe Vitter# 34 127 546 468 80 117 25 5 5 445 9 67 48 .250 .348 .357 .704 167 6 3 8
39 Claude Weaver 40 45 68 53 5 8 1 0 0 1 0 9 6 .151 .274 .170 .444 9 2 0 6
40 Bill Webb 31 35 62 59 7 13 5 0 1 4 0 1 10 .220 .233 .356 .589 21 2 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
41 Henry Welsch* 23 6 5 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .200 .400 2
42 Edward Yaeger# 20 93 386 330 49 75 5 3 0 23 10 49 49 .227 .332 .261 .593 86 2 3 4
42 Players 28.9 151 5549 4879 713 1302 260 37 73 652 62 552 598 .267 .345 .380 .726 1855 106 33 85
* - 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 Ralph Branca 19 6 5 .545 3.33 15 14 1 6 2 100.0 87 48 37 64 94 3 0 4 1.510 7.8 5.8 8.5 1.47
2 Loy Camp 28 1 3 .250 4.98 11 9 1 2 1 56.0 70 35 31 27 23 3 0 2 1.732 11.2 4.3 3.7 0.85
3 Slick Coffman 34 0 0 11 0 0 21.0 25 13 6 1.810 10.7 5.6 2.6 0.46
4 Everett Dannels 33 0 1 .000 4.50 2 1 0 1 0 8.0 8 4 4 5 3 0 0 0 1.625 9.0 5.6 3.4 0.60
5 LeRoy Hewette* 23 0 0 1 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0
6 Eugene Kelly 23 2 3 .400 3.04 16 0 0 74.0 64 42 25 40 38 4 1 7 1.405 7.8 4.9 4.6 0.95
7 Dick Lanahan* 33 11 9 .550 3.73 37 22 7 7 4 152.0 155 86 63 97 68 4 0 3 1.658 9.2 5.7 4.0 0.70
8 Jack Miller 25 1 1 .500 7.65 10 0 0 20.0 20 18 17 23 11 2 0 1 2.150 9.0 10.4 5.0 0.48
9 Otho Nitcholas 36 11 6 .647 2.90 22 19 2 12 4 143.0 139 49 46 36 49 2 0 1 1.224 8.7 2.3 3.1 1.36
10 Ernie Rudolph 36 3 7 .300 4.56 15 12 3 4 0 77.0 82 46 39 48 37 1 1 5 1.688 9.6 5.6 4.3 0.77
11 Tom Sunkel* 32 13 8 .619 4.02 28 28 0 8 1 170.0 177 87 76 85 134 0 0 2 1.541 9.4 4.5 7.1 1.58
12 Robert Tart* 23 3 11 .214 4.55 25 13 7 1 0 83.0 80 57 42 73 35 0 2 1 1.843 8.7 7.9 3.8 0.48
13 Walt Tauscher 43 8 7 .533 3.98 61 0 0 104.0 105 49 46 41 35 5 1 7 1.404 9.1 3.5 3.0 0.85
14 Claude Weaver 40 15 10 .600 3.19 45 20 14 10 2 186.0 185 75 66 46 54 3 1 3 1.242 9.0 2.2 2.6 1.17
15 Bill Webb 31 8 11 .421 5.72 31 17 9 7 0 148.0 176 100 94 43 46 2 1 1 1.480 10.7 2.6 2.8 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
16 Eugene Werth* 26 0 0 3 0 0 3.0 4 3 3 2.333 12.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
16 Players 32.9 75 76 .497 151 151 646
* - 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
Sam Narron 78 355 37 3 3 .992 5.03 7
Bill Lewis 74 260 28 6 5 .980 3.89 3
Louis Cardinal 21 72 8 1 1 .988 3.81 2 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Schoendienst 114 978 76 16 89 .985 9.25
Howie Schultz 19 156 9 1 12 .994 8.68
Arnie Berge 10 77 6 0 7 1.000 8.30 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Vitter 95 247 257 19 60 .964 5.31
William Boaz 38 94 103 3 17 .985 5.18
Edward Scheiwe 15 23 33 8 5 .875 3.73
Arnie Berge 12 21 27 1 5 .980 4.00 Stats for 2 teams
Carl Tucker 10 12 20 4 5 .889 3.20

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bud Kimball 147 133 293 31 30 .932 2.90
Arnie Berge 26 29 34 4 5 .940 2.42 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Brown 80 167 201 30 41 .925 4.60
Arnie Berge 38 62 94 12 16 .929 4.11 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Hart 38 70 109 12 23 .937 4.71

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn Chapman 119 194 9 3 2 .985 1.71
Red Marion 103 175 9 8 1 .958 1.79 Stats for 2 teams
Edward Yaeger 91 199 11 7 5 .968 2.31
Don Lund 70 103 4 4 0 .964 1.53
Stan Platek 51 100 5 0 1 1.000 2.06
Edward Scheiwe 36 56 1 1 0 .983 1.58
Joe Vitter 31 40 2 4 0 .913 1.35
Frank Powaski 10 9 3 0 0 1.000 1.20

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walt Tauscher 61 4 31 1 2 .972 0.57
Claude Weaver 45 4 31 1 1 .972 0.78
Dick Lanahan 37 6 43 3 0 .942 1.32
Bill Webb 31 11 43 1 3 .982 1.74 Stats for 2 teams
Tom Sunkel 28 3 23 1 1 .963 0.93
Robert Tart 25 8 16 1 0 .960 0.96
Otho Nitcholas 22 7 48 3 3 .948 2.50
Eugene Kelly 16 3 21 3 1 .889 1.50
Ralph Branca 15 3 22 1 0 .962 1.67
Ernie Rudolph 15 0 14 0 0 1.000 0.93
Loy Camp 11 3 12 0 0 1.000 1.36
Slick Coffman 11 1 2 2 0 .600 0.27
Jack Miller 10 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.50
Eugene Werth 3 0.00
Everett Dannels 2 0.00
LeRoy Hewette 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Arnie Berge 26 R 6' 2.0" 173 1919
William Boaz 24 R 5' 9.0" 168 1921
Ralph Branca 19 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jan 6, 1926 Mount Vernon, NY, US
Tommy Brown 17 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 6, 1927 Brooklyn, NY, US
Loy Camp 28 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1917
Jack Capelle -- Unknown
Louis Cardinal 29 R R 5' 8.0" 168 Aug 5, 1915 St. Paul, MN, US
Glenn Chapman 39 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 21, 1906 Cambridge City, IN, US
Slick Coffman 34 R R 6' 0.0" 155 Dec 11, 1910 Veto, AL, US
Gene Corbett 31 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 25, 1913 Winona, MN, US
Everett Dannels 33 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Apr 20, 1912
Fats Dantonio 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Dec 31, 1918 New Orleans, LA, US
Cecil Dunn 34 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 13, 1911 Linden, AL, US
J. Ford -- Unknown
Bill Hart 32 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 4, 1913 Wiconisco, PA, US
LeRoy Hewette 23 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1922
Eugene Kelly 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 12, 1922
Bud Kimball 27 R R 5' 9.0" 180 May 2, 1918 Armond, NB, CA
Dick Lanahan 33 L L 6' 0.0" 186 Sep 27, 1911 Washington, DC, US
Bill Lewis 40 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 15, 1904 Ripley, TN, US
Don Lund 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 May 18, 1923 Detroit, MI, US
Red Marion 31 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Mar 14, 1914 Richburg, SC, US
Kenneth Mauer 18 L 6' 1.0" 185 1927
Jack Miller 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 9, 1920 Portland, OR, US
Sam Narron 31 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Aug 25, 1913 Middlesex, NC, US
Otho Nitcholas 36 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 13, 1908 McKinney, TX, US
Stan Platek 27 L 5' 10.0" 170 1918
Frank Powaski 26 R 5' 8.0" 165 May 19, 1919 Greensburg, PA, US
Martin Radmer 21 S 5' 11.0" 160 1924
Patrick Riley 31 L 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 29, 1913 Port Arthur, TX, US
Ernie Rudolph 36 L R 5' 8.0" 165 Feb 13, 1909 Black River Falls, WI, US
Edward Scheiwe 25 R 5' 11.0" 175 1920
Paul Schoendienst 28 L 6' 1.0" 189 Nov 14, 1916
Howie Schultz 22 R R 6' 6.0" 200 Jul 3, 1922 St. Paul, MN, US
Tom Sunkel 32 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 9, 1912 Paris, IL, US
Robert Tart 23 L L 5' 11.0" 184 1922
Walt Tauscher 43 R R 6' 1.0" 186 Nov 22, 1901 LaSalle, IL, US
Carl Tucker 24 R 5' 9.0" 165 1921
Joe Vitter 34 S 5' 10.0" 169 Jan 25, 1911 New Orleans, LA, US
Claude Weaver 40 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1905
Bill Webb 31 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Dec 12, 1913 Atlanta, GA, US
Henry Welsch 23 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 3, 1921 St. Paul, MN, US
Eugene Werth 26 R L 5' 6.0" 140 1919
Edward Yaeger 20 S 5' 8.0" 155 1925

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