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1947 Minneapolis Millers

1947 > Class AAA > 1947 American Association
Overall: 77-77
Scored 839 runs, Allowed 804 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-74

Affiliation: New York Giants-NL
Manager: Tom Sheehan
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: Nicollet Park (Minneapolis, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

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 Woody Abernathy* 32 27 45 40 2 7 0 0 0 7 0 2 12 .175 .214 .175 .389 7 0 0 3
2 Jack Aragon 31 78 230 193 20 42 14 1 0 16 3 32 37 .218 .335 .301 .635 58 10 2 3 Stats for 2 teams
3 Babe Barna* 32 143 587 472 97 153 23 5 21 79 5 105 66 .324 .450 .528 .978 249 6 3 7
4 Frederick Bell 25 12 45 44 7 9 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 .205 .222 .227 .449 10 3 0 0
5 Augie Bergamo* 30 123 449 379 58 92 13 4 5 42 0 60 35 .243 .348 .338 .685 128 3 1 9 Stats for 3 teams
6 Slim Emmerich 27 24 17 15 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 .267 .267 .267 .533 4 0 0 2
7 Rube Fischer 30 32 81 68 4 10 1 0 0 5 0 5 17 .147 .205 .162 .367 11 1 0 8
8 Huck Geary* 30 10 45 41 6 5 0 0 0 1 1 4 2 .122 .200 .122 .322 5 1 0 0
9 Chick Genovese* 32 92 283 217 48 52 9 1 3 29 7 63 27 .240 .413 .332 .745 72 4 1 2 Stats for 2 teams
10 Steve Gerkin 34 83 50 44 4 6 1 0 0 6 0 1 14 .136 .156 .159 .315 7 3 0 5
11 Andy Gilbert 32 112 395 364 58 106 23 1 15 65 4 24 57 .291 .337 .484 .820 176 13 1 6 Stats for 2 teams
12 Tookie Gilbert* 18 16 32 31 3 3 0 0 1 4 0 1 8 .097 .125 .194 .319 6 0 0 0
13 Marv Grissom 29 37 58 53 4 9 1 0 0 7 0 2 22 .170 .200 .189 .389 10 0 0 3
14 Red Hardy 24 41 81 68 8 10 0 0 0 3 0 7 20 .147 .227 .147 .374 10 1 0 6
15 Mel Harpuder* 28 13 41 34 3 10 1 1 1 4 1 6 7 .294 .415 .471 .885 16 0 1 0
16 Lum Harris 32 24 41 37 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 12 .108 .175 .108 .283 4 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
17 Dick Hoover* 21 21 18 17 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 .059 .111 .118 .229 2 0 0 0
18 Norman Jaeger* 25 38 86 73 16 19 3 1 1 9 0 13 5 .260 .372 .370 .742 27 1 0 0
19 Ken Jungels 31 32 32 27 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 3 6 .222 .300 .222 .522 6 0 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
20 Dick Lajeskie 21 42 174 145 16 35 8 0 1 13 0 24 23 .241 .353 .317 .670 46 4 1 4
21 Jack Maguire 22 93 290 253 34 71 16 3 4 32 2 33 34 .281 .368 .415 .783 105 9 2 2
22 Johnny McCarthy* 37 142 545 504 81 174 23 2 22 102 2 37 31 .345 .391 .530 .921 267 17 1 3
23 Mickey McGowan* 25 47 90 86 13 17 3 1 0 8 0 2 19 .198 .225 .256 .481 22 1 1 1
24 Larry Miggins 21 60 220 202 28 47 7 0 6 31 1 17 46 .233 .295 .356 .652 72 6 1 0
25 Mo Mozzali* 24 114 424 340 71 102 15 3 6 35 6 74 31 .300 .427 .415 .841 141 6 1 9 Stats for 2 teams
26 Charlie Ray* 27 143 605 525 90 148 21 7 15 77 14 68 56 .282 .369 .434 .803 228 10 4 8
27 Bobby Rhawn 28 140 547 503 75 152 34 8 14 90 8 33 48 .302 .346 .485 .831 244 10 1 10
28 Russell Rolandson 30 81 246 219 33 71 8 4 4 31 3 23 22 .324 .388 .452 .840 99 5 0 4 Stats for 2 teams
29 Len Schulte 30 104 403 348 51 98 12 1 1 41 1 43 35 .282 .365 .330 .696 115 11 3 9
30 Frank Trechock 31 127 427 372 51 108 13 2 1 41 6 46 44 .290 .370 .344 .714 128 3 1 8
31 Wes Westrum 24 134 477 398 85 117 24 3 22 87 10 74 90 .294 .408 .535 .944 213 7 3 2
31 Players 28.7 157 6094 5320 839 1469 234 39 135 781 62 649 731 .276 .358 .411 .769 2186 113 28 97
* - 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* 32 9 10 .474 5.19 27 17 6 3 0 118.0 136 73 68 45 52 4 0 2 1.534 10.4 3.4 4.0 1.16
2 Slim Emmerich 27 3 3 .500 6.75 24 0 0 56.0 73 46 42 22 11 0 0 0 1.696 11.7 3.5 1.8 0.50
3 Rube Fischer 30 14 10 .583 4.43 31 30 1 17 2 197.0 197 110 97 104 85 4 0 5 1.528 9.0 4.8 3.9 0.82
4 Art Fowler 24 0 0 12.00 2 0 0 3.0 5 4 3 1 2.667 15.0 9.0 3.0 0.33
5 Steve Gerkin 34 10 2 .833 4.27 83 0 0 175.0 193 99 83 51 51 2 0 2 1.394 9.9 2.6 2.6 1.00
6 Marv Grissom 29 9 16 .360 6.26 37 25 7 7 1 151.0 162 118 105 89 92 6 0 4 1.662 9.7 5.3 5.5 1.03
7 Red Hardy 24 9 9 .500 3.97 33 24 4 12 2 202.0 169 102 89 103 136 4 0 4 1.347 7.5 4.6 6.1 1.32
8 Lum Harris 32 7 7 .500 4.46 24 14 8 6 0 115.0 130 62 57 50 35 1 0 2 1.565 10.2 3.9 2.7 0.70 Stats for 2 teams
9 Dick Hoover* 21 2 5 .286 5.54 21 6 10 1 1 52.0 70 36 32 28 17 1 0 0 1.885 12.1 4.8 2.9 0.61
10 Ken Jungels 31 2 10 .167 5.74 32 16 10 2 1 102.0 136 78 65 53 46 1 0 2 1.853 12.0 4.7 4.1 0.87 Stats for 2 teams
11 Mickey McGowan* 25 17 11 .607 3.95 44 29 14 10 2 221.0 242 106 97 70 130 2 2 3 1.412 9.9 2.9 5.3 1.86
12 Neil Saulia 27 0 0 3 0 0 4.0 6 7 2 3.250 13.5 15.8 4.5 0.29
13 Edward Wagner 26 0 0 1 0 0 4.0 5 6 0 2.750 11.2 13.5 0.0 0.00
13 Players 28.9 77 77 .500 157 157 804
* - 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
Wes Westrum 119 557 71 10 9 .984 5.28 14
Jack Aragon 70 263 53 5 5 .984 4.51 7 Stats for 2 teams
Russell Rolandson 55 238 34 4 8 .986 4.95 6 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny McCarthy 131 1056 77 6 103 .995 8.65
Norman Jaeger 19 133 10 1 12 .993 7.53
Andy Gilbert 12 72 6 1 6 .987 6.50 Stats for 2 teams
Tookie Gilbert 11 44 5 2 3 .961 4.45

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Len Schulte 73 159 195 10 46 .973 4.85
Jack Maguire 60 127 111 6 27 .975 3.97
Dick Lajeskie 40 108 91 5 20 .975 4.98

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Rhawn 117 140 244 20 28 .950 3.28
Andy Gilbert 17 8 24 2 1 .941 1.88 Stats for 2 teams
Len Schulte 16 17 35 3 6 .945 3.25

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Trechock 115 208 275 20 57 .960 4.20
Bobby Rhawn 27 38 73 7 12 .941 4.11
Len Schulte 17 10 10 0 2 1.000 1.18
Jack Maguire 11 12 18 3 4 .909 2.73
Huck Geary 10 15 26 6 4 .872 4.10

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charlie Ray 142 352 7 1 1 .997 2.53
Babe Barna 134 186 14 6 0 .971 1.49
Augie Bergamo 107 195 13 6 4 .972 1.94 Stats for 3 teams
Mo Mozzali 99 179 11 3 1 .984 1.92 Stats for 2 teams
Andy Gilbert 79 144 8 1 2 .993 1.92 Stats for 2 teams
Chick Genovese 63 144 3 5 1 .967 2.33 Stats for 2 teams
Larry Miggins 47 91 5 3 1 .970 2.04
Frederick Bell 12 11 1 1 0 .923 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Gerkin 83 13 40 2 3 .964 0.64
Mickey McGowan 44 7 21 7 1 .800 0.64
Marv Grissom 37 7 33 1 2 .976 1.08
Red Hardy 33 8 21 1 4 .967 0.88
Ken Jungels 32 5 23 4 3 .875 0.88 Stats for 2 teams
Rube Fischer 31 8 36 1 3 .978 1.42
Woody Abernathy 27 3 12 0 0 1.000 0.56
Slim Emmerich 24 8 15 0 0 1.000 0.96
Lum Harris 24 13 15 2 1 .933 1.17 Stats for 2 teams
Dick Hoover 21 0 9 1 1 .900 0.43
Neil Saulia 3 0.00
Art Fowler 2 0.00
Edward Wagner 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Woody Abernathy 32 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Feb 1, 1915 Forest City, NC, US
Jack Aragon 31 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Nov 20, 1915 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Babe Barna 32 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 2, 1915 Clarksburg, WV, US
Frederick Bell 25 R 6' 0.0" 170 1922
Augie Bergamo 30 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 14, 1917 Detroit, MI, US
Slim Emmerich 27 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 29, 1919 Allentown, PA, US
Rube Fischer 30 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 19, 1916 Carlock, SD, US
Art Fowler 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 3, 1922 Converse, SC, US
Huck Geary 30 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 22, 1917 Buffalo, NY, US
Chick Genovese 32 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Nov 23, 1914 Staten Island, NY, US
Steve Gerkin 34 R R 6' 1.0" 162 Nov 19, 1912 Grafton, WV, US
Andy Gilbert 32 R R 6' 0.0" 203 Jul 18, 1914 Bradenville, PA, US
Tookie Gilbert 18 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 4, 1929 New Orleans, LA, US
Marv Grissom 29 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 31, 1918 Los Molinos, CA, US
Red Hardy 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 6, 1923 Marmarth, ND, US
Mel Harpuder 28 L 6' 1.0" 170 Jun 1, 1919 Middleport, NY, US
Lum Harris 32 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 17, 1915 New Castle, AL, US
Dick Hoover 21 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Dec 11, 1925 Columbus, OH, US
Norman Jaeger 25 L 5' 11.0" 185 1922 Bellmore, NY, US
Ken Jungels 31 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 23, 1916 Aurora, IL, US
Dick Lajeskie 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 8, 1926 Passaic, NJ, US
Jack Maguire 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 5, 1925 St. Louis, MO, US
Johnny McCarthy 37 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 7, 1910 Chicago, IL, US
Mickey McGowan 25 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 26, 1921 Dothan, AL, US
Larry Miggins 21 R R 6' 4.0" 198 Aug 20, 1925 Bronx, NY, US
Mo Mozzali 24 L L 5' 10.0" 158 Dec 12, 1922 Louisville, KY, US
Charlie Ray 27 L 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 23, 1920 Jemison, AL, US
Bobby Rhawn 28 R R 5' 8.0" 180 Feb 13, 1919 Catawissa, PA, US
Russell Rolandson 30 R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 16, 1917
Neil Saulia 27 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1920 Brooklyn, NY, US
Len Schulte 30 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 5, 1916 St. Charles, MO, US
Frank Trechock 31 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 24, 1915 Windber, PA, US
Edward Wagner 26 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Apr 17, 1921 West Point, NE, US
Wes Westrum 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 28, 1922 Clearbrook, MN, US

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