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1947 Norfolk Tars

1947 > Class B > 1947 Piedmont League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Buddy Hassett
Represented: Norfolk, VA
Ballpark: n/a
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 Bob Addis* 21 120 490 153 29 8 11 .312 .471 231
2 Ellsworth Baker 32 26 106 32 4 3 0 .302 .396 42
3 Brownie Blaszak 22 10 31 5 2 0 0 .161 .226 7
4 John Boryk 21 135 488 118 26 4 2 .242 .324 158
5 Garland Braxton# 47 14 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
6 John Brown? -- 38 138 36 3 0 0 .261 .283 39
7 Marvin Crater 22 41 121 24 2 1 0 .198 .231 28
8 William Donovan? 26 18 17 7 3 0 0 .412 .588 10
9 Bob Ferris 19 12 20 2 1 0 0 .100 .150 3
10 Vic Fucci* 21 23 92 20 3 0 1 .217 .283 26
11 Tom Gorman 22 35 57 12 2 0 0 .211 .246 14
12 Buddy Hassett* 35 136 473 137 17 2 12 .290 .410 194
13 Eugene Herbert 19 128 506 141 24 5 2 .279 .358 181
14 Vern Hoscheit 25 40 133 28 5 2 0 .211 .278 37
15 John Howard 26 12 19 3 2 0 0 .158 .263 5
16 William John 23 21 28 5 0 0 0 .179 .179 5
17 Gordon Johnston* 20 130 417 93 9 1 0 .223 .249 104
18 Joseph Micich* 19 58 92 24 3 0 1 .261 .326 30
19 Malcolm Mick* 24 33 107 27 3 1 1 .252 .327 35
20 Clarence Murphy 23 28 97 19 2 0 0 .196 .216 21
21 Roger Pontbriand 23 17 13 2 0 0 0 .154 .154 2
22 Bob Porterfield 23 37 95 21 6 0 0 .221 .284 27
23 Benjamin Satterfield* 24 15 19 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
24 Jim Schneible 24 19 17 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
25 Gregg Scott* 23 82 330 86 20 1 4 .261 .364 120
26 William Shea? -- 32 88 20 2 0 2 .227 .318 28
27 John Simmons 22 129 488 139 27 5 12 .285 .434 212
28 Elmer Stepanovsky* 20 27 50 12 3 0 0 .240 .300 15
29 Tom Upton 20 21 66 11 2 0 0 .167 .197 13
30 Fred Wolff 22 11 17 4 0 0 0 .235 .235 4
30 Players 23.1
* - 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 Garland Braxton* 47 0 1 .000 14 18.0 17 8 5 1.222 8.5 2.5
2 Lew Burdette 20 1 1 .500 4.33 6 27.0 23 18 13 20 1.593 7.7 6.7
3 William Donovan? 26 3 4 .429 5.44 18 48.0 57 35 29 29 1.792 10.7 5.4
4 Bob Ferris 19 2 3 .400 5.05 12 57.0 54 38 32 41 1.667 8.5 6.5
5 Tom Gorman 22 8 12 .400 4.85 35 169.0 198 107 91 60 1.527 10.5 3.2
6 John Howard 26 2 4 .333 4.94 12 51.0 48 32 28 30 1.529 8.5 5.3
7 William John 23 2 4 .333 5.28 20 75.0 85 48 44 33 1.573 10.2 4.0
8 Joseph Micich 19 13 7 .650 4.74 28 171.0 203 104 90 53 1.497 10.7 2.8
9 Roger Pontbriand 23 17
10 Bob Porterfield 23 17 9 .654 2.37 32 239.0 191 73 63 82 1.142 7.2 3.1
11 Benjamin Satterfield* 24 2 2 .500 3.32 15 57.0 53 29 21 30 1.456 8.4 4.7
12 Jim Schneible 24 5 3 .625 4.34 13 56.0 51 33 27 38 1.589 8.2 6.1
13 Elmer Stepanovsky* 20 8 7 .533 2.35 24 142.0 106 54 37 78 1.296 6.7 4.9
14 Fred Wolff* 22 3 5 .375 3.41 11 58.0 48 30 22 25 1.259 7.4 3.9
14 Players 23.6
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Gorman 35 0.00
Bob Porterfield 32 0.00
Elmer Stepanovsky 24 0.00
William John 20 0.00
William Donovan 18 0.00
Roger Pontbriand 17 0.00
Benjamin Satterfield 15 0.00
Garland Braxton 14 0.00
Jim Schneible 13 0.00
Bob Ferris 12 0.00
John Howard 12 0.00
Fred Wolff 11 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Addis 21 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 6, 1925 Mineral, OH, US
Ellsworth Baker 32 R 5' 9.0" 165 1915
Brownie Blaszak 22 R 6' 1.0" 175 1925
John Boryk 21 R 5' 10.0" 170 1926
Garland Braxton 47 S L 5' 11.0" 152 Jun 10, 1900 Snow Camp, NC, US
John Brown -- Unknown
Lew Burdette 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 22, 1926 Nitro, WV, US
Marvin Crater 22 R 6' 0.0" 185 1925
William Donovan 26 May 27, 1921 Norwood, MA, US
Bob Ferris 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 May 11, 1928 Armonk, NY, US
Vic Fucci 21 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 30, 1925 Newark, NJ, US
Tom Gorman 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 4, 1925 New York, NY, US
Buddy Hassett 35 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 5, 1911 New York, NY, US
Eugene Herbert 19 R 5' 9.0" 160 1928
Vern Hoscheit 25 R 5' 9.0" 190 Apr 1, 1922 Brunswick, NE, US
John Howard 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1921
William John 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1924
Gordon Johnston 20 L 5' 10.0" 175 May 17, 1927 Ludlow, MA, US
Joseph Micich 19 L R 6' 2.0" 187 1928
Malcolm Mick 24 L 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 28, 1923
Clarence Murphy 23 R 6' 0.0" 178 Apr 5, 1924 Augusta, GA, US
Roger Pontbriand 23 R R 5' 10.0" 150 1924
Bob Porterfield 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 10, 1923 Newport, VA, US
Benjamin Satterfield 24 L L 5' 11.0" 176 1923
Jim Schneible 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 17, 1923 Utica, NY, US
Gregg Scott 23 L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 5, 1924 Pacolet, SC, US
William Shea -- Unknown
John Simmons 22 R R 6' 1.0" 192 Jul 7, 1924 Birmingham, AL, US
Elmer Stepanovsky 20 L L 5' 11.0" 180 1927
Tom Upton 20 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Dec 29, 1926 Esther, MO, US
Fred Wolff 22 R L 6' 3.0" 220 May 9, 1925 St. Clair, PA, US

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