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1944 Toronto Maple Leafs

1944 > Class AA > 1944 International League
Overall: 79-74

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Burleigh Grimes
Represented: Toronto, ON, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1943 / 1945

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 Abe Abramowitz* 29 56 162 151 15 43 6 2 0 16 6 1 8 4 .285 .325 .351 .676 53 4 1 2
2 Harry Amato* 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
3 Tom Ananicz* 26 16 25 24 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .208 .240 .208 .448 5 0 0 0
4 Thomas Astbury 23 127 528 460 55 116 14 3 4 42 22 9 53 56 .252 .333 .322 .655 148 6 3 12 Stats for 2 teams
5 Tony Castano 33 123 525 461 80 141 15 2 0 25 14 9 49 31 .306 .377 .347 .725 160 11 4 11
6 William Cayton* 24 3 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
7 Earl Cook 35 32 22 21 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .048 .091 .048 .139 1 0 0 0
8 Johnny Cooney 43 34 138 121 12 33 2 0 0 9 4 3 15 5 .273 .353 .289 .642 35 2 0 2
9 Herb Crompton 32 101 362 314 34 88 10 3 3 60 6 1 37 12 .280 .358 .360 .718 113 7 1 10
10 Woody Crowson 25 35 60 53 3 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 .132 .148 .151 .299 8 0 0 6
11 Harry Davis* 36 140 546 458 68 129 32 3 6 57 10 4 80 23 .282 .388 .404 .792 185 10 0 8
12 James Gruzdis 30 72 282 231 46 60 7 2 1 33 15 5 36 15 .260 .385 .320 .705 74 8 11 4
13 Al Jarlett 29 39 85 78 14 16 2 3 1 11 0 0 3 11 .205 .235 .346 .581 27 3 0 4
14 Harry Jordan 24 25 45 43 1 8 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .186 .186 .209 .395 9 1 0 2
15 Lou Knerr 22 39 70 65 3 13 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 5 .200 .224 .231 .455 15 3 0 3
16 Red Kress 39 70 210 185 14 48 5 3 2 27 2 0 25 12 .259 .348 .351 .699 65 5 0 0
17 Ben Lady* 27 28 73 69 5 15 1 0 0 6 0 0 4 13 .217 .260 .232 .492 16 0 0 0
18 David Lambton* 31 18 22 20 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 2 .200 .273 .200 .473 4 0 1 0
19 Ralph McCabe 25 16 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 2 0 2
20 Bill Mills 24 8 17 3 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 .176 .412 7 0
21 Juan Monje? 27 7 18 4 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 .167 .167 3 0
22 Chet Morgan* 34 53 209 187 23 54 8 0 1 19 2 3 19 9 .289 .354 .348 .702 65 4 0 3
23 Alex Mustaikis 35 51 113 107 11 28 6 0 2 16 1 1 6 12 .262 .301 .374 .675 40 0 0 0
24 Tony Ordenana 25 132 459 420 42 96 5 3 0 45 6 4 28 23 .229 .280 .255 .535 107 6 2 9
25 Richard Shoff 29 149 557 510 58 135 25 6 4 59 10 5 32 30 .265 .311 .361 .671 184 20 2 13
26 Roy Tennyson? -- 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
27 Vernon Thoele 24 64 197 163 18 37 3 1 1 10 5 4 32 18 .227 .354 .276 .630 45 0 0 2
28 Jim Tyack* 33 93 373 309 55 97 16 5 7 54 15 8 51 20 .314 .414 .466 .880 144 3 2 11
29 Dewey Williams 28 48 178 150 21 47 7 0 1 20 6 3 22 12 .313 .405 .380 .785 57 5 1 5
30 John Zontini 35 121 453 382 63 89 15 7 7 37 20 3 58 69 .233 .337 .364 .701 139 6 2 11
30 Players 30.6 153 5481 4791 621 1250 175 41 38 531 129 541 389 .261 .339 .338 .678 1621 103 29 120
* - 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 Tom Ananicz* 26 2 4 .333 5.95 16 8 2 1 65.0 71 49 43 47 26 1 2 3 1.815 9.8 6.5 3.6 0.55
2 Orie Arntzen 34 1 6 .143 9 41.0 50 18 15 1.659 11.0 4.0 3.3 0.83
3 Earl Cook 35 3 4 .429 3.55 32 4 1 0 76.0 76 39 30 31 27 2 0 1 1.408 9.0 3.7 3.2 0.87
4 Woody Crowson 25 12 6 .667 2.41 35 21 12 1 172.0 146 61 46 45 56 5 0 5 1.110 7.6 2.4 2.9 1.24
5 Al Jarlett 29 18 9 .667 2.78 39 26 16 3 214.0 181 87 66 85 98 2 1 6 1.243 7.6 3.6 4.1 1.15
6 Harry Jordan 24 8 8 .500 3.36 25 17 7 1 118.0 115 65 44 48 33 3 1 3 1.381 8.8 3.7 2.5 0.69
7 Joseph Kania 25 1 0 1.000 2 6.0 7 7 2 2.333 10.5 10.5 3.0 0.29
8 Lou Knerr 22 13 11 .542 2.97 39 26 16 2 200.0 172 92 66 85 84 7 0 4 1.285 7.7 3.8 3.8 0.99
9 Red Kress 39 2 6 .250 4.10 12 6 5 0 68.0 69 37 31 31 28 0 0 2 1.471 9.1 4.1 3.7 0.90
10 David Lambton* 31 1 5 .167 4.41 15 8 3 1 49.0 44 32 24 37 15 0 0 4 1.653 8.1 6.8 2.8 0.41
11 Ralph McCabe 25 1 2 .333 4.50 16 3 0 0 38.0 41 25 19 34 21 1 1 0 1.974 9.7 8.1 5.0 0.62
12 Alex Mustaikis 35 17 12 .586 2.57 38 24 18 5 214.0 194 77 61 77 89 1 0 4 1.266 8.2 3.2 3.7 1.16
13 Walter Smola 24 0 1 .000 3 2.0 8 6 1 7.000 36.0 27.0 4.5 0.17
14 Roy Tennyson? -- 0 0 5.40 4 0 0 0 10.0 12 8 6 6 1 0 0 1.800 10.8 5.4 0.9 0.17 Stats for 2 teams
14 Players 28.5 79 74 .516 153 153
* - 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
Herb Crompton 90 373 60 5 8 .989 4.81 7 58 29 33%
Dewey Williams 42 150 22 7 4 .961 4.10 3 24 14 37%
Ben Lady 20 58 11 4 0 .945 3.45 1 15 8 35%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Davis 139 1258 106 13 113 .991 9.81
Red Kress 14 100 8 1 11 .991 7.71

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Castano 51 145 109 8 27 .969 4.98
Richard Shoff 48 120 155 18 26 .939 5.73
Vernon Thoele 23 57 54 4 10 .965 4.83
John Zontini 18 52 48 7 5 .935 5.56
James Gruzdis 10 23 29 1 7 .981 5.20

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Shoff 98 103 226 19 21 .945 3.36
Tony Castano 44 36 85 6 6 .953 2.75
Red Kress 10 6 15 3 4 .875 2.10

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Ordenana 130 269 444 37 77 .951 5.48
Vernon Thoele 24 48 59 13 14 .892 4.46

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Astbury 126 259 15 7 1 .975 2.17 Stats for 2 teams
John Zontini 95 141 9 7 2 .955 1.58
Jim Tyack 93 196 7 7 2 .967 2.18
James Gruzdis 58 101 4 4 0 .963 1.81
Abe Abramowitz 56 48 0 1 0 .980 0.86
Chet Morgan 53 101 4 9 0 .921 1.98
Tony Castano 30 46 0 1 0 .979 1.53

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Jarlett 39 22 48 1 1 .986 1.79
Lou Knerr 39 10 47 4 3 .934 1.46
Alex Mustaikis 38 18 64 3 8 .965 2.16
Woody Crowson 35 5 37 1 1 .977 1.20
Earl Cook 32 6 16 2 2 .917 0.69
Harry Jordan 25 7 23 2 1 .938 1.20
Tom Ananicz 16 0 10 1 0 .909 0.63
Ralph McCabe 16 2 4 1 0 .857 0.38
David Lambton 15 4 12 0 2 1.000 1.07
Red Kress 12 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.92
Orie Arntzen 9 0.00
Roy Tennyson 4 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Walter Smola 3 0.00
Joseph Kania 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Abe Abramowitz 29 L 5' 11.0" 181 1915
Harry Amato 18 L 5' 11.0" 170 1926
Tom Ananicz 26 L L 6' 3.0" 195 May 29, 1918 Elmont, NY, US
Orie Arntzen 34 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Oct 18, 1909 Beverly, IL, US
Thomas Astbury 23 R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 15, 1920
Tony Castano 33 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 11, 1911 Palma Soriano, CU
William Cayton 24 L 5' 9.0" 155 1920
Earl Cook 35 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 10, 1908 Stouffville, ON, CA
Johnny Cooney 43 R L 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1901 Cranston, RI, US
Herb Crompton 32 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 7, 1911 Taylor Ridge, IL, US
Woody Crowson 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 9, 1918 Fuquay Springs, NC, US
Harry Davis 36 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 7, 1908 Shreveport, LA, US
James Gruzdis 30 R 5' 8.0" 185 Nov 3, 1913
Al Jarlett 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 11, 1914 Watertown, CT, US
Harry Jordan 24 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1920
Joseph Kania 25 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1919
Lou Knerr 22 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Aug 21, 1921 Denver, PA, US
Red Kress 39 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 2, 1905 Columbia, CA, US
Ben Lady 27 L 6' 1.0" 200 1917
David Lambton 31 L L 6' 6.0" 220 1913
Ralph McCabe 25 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 21, 1918 Napanee, ON, CA
Bill Mills 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 2, 1919 Boston, MA, US
Juan Monje 27 5' 11.0" 170 1917
Chet Morgan 34 L R 5' 9.0" 160 Jun 6, 1910 Skene, MS, US
Alex Mustaikis 35 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 26, 1909 Chelsea, MA, US
Tony Ordenana 25 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Oct 30, 1918 Guanabacoa, La Habana, CU
Richard Shoff 29 R 5' 10.0" 170 1915
Walter Smola 24 R R 5' 9.0" 172 Dec 30, 1919 Chicago, IL, US
Roy Tennyson -- Unknown
Vernon Thoele 24 R 5' 9.0" 155 Feb 15, 1920 St. Louis, MO, US
Jim Tyack 33 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 9, 1911 Florence, MT, US
Dewey Williams 28 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Feb 5, 1916 Durham, NC, US
John Zontini 35 R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 28, 1909 CO, US

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