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1948 Newark Bears

1948 > Class AAA > 1948 International League
Overall: 80-72

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Bill Skiff
Represented: Newark, NJ
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1947 / 1949

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 Ralph Brown* 27 12 40 38 7 10 3 0 0 1 1 2 2 .263 .300 .342 .642 13 0 0
2 Jerry Coleman 23 142 562 491 65 123 26 1 8 62 7 54 81 .251 .328 .356 .685 175 3 14
3 Joe Collins* 25 139 579 512 84 140 25 6 23 76 5 59 67 .273 .349 .480 .829 246 0 8
4 Frank Colman* 30 29 114 100 15 28 4 1 3 16 0 10 8 .280 .351 .430 .781 43 1 3
5 Jay Difani 25 98 377 323 53 87 11 4 14 54 15 47 48 .269 .367 .458 .825 148 3 4
6 Eddie Ehlers 25 13 49 44 3 11 0 0 1 5 0 4 6 .250 .313 .318 .631 14 0 1
7 Ford Garrison 32 70 256 222 32 55 10 1 5 30 2 27 15 .248 .332 .369 .701 82 1 6
8 Bud Heslet 28 91 286 252 37 67 10 1 9 43 3 30 44 .266 .349 .421 .769 106 2 2
9 Billy Holm 35 24 41 33 13 9 0 0 1 6 0 8 6 .273 .415 .364 .778 12 0 0
10 Wally Hood 22 16 33 31 3 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 .226 .250 .226 .476 7 0 1
11 Bill Houtz* 23 21 24 21 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 4 .190 .292 .238 .530 5 0 0
12 Bob Keegan 27 16 31 27 5 8 0 1 0 2 0 4 5 .296 .387 .370 .757 10 0 0
13 Hank LaManna 28 68 118 104 18 27 4 0 2 12 3 10 19 .260 .330 .356 .686 37 1 3
14 Edward Little 25 22 63 58 7 13 1 0 2 9 0 4 5 .224 .274 .345 .619 20 0 1
15 Johnny Lucadello# 29 140 590 480 79 132 24 0 12 56 0 101 37 .275 .401 .400 .801 192 0 9
16 John Mackinson 24 17 13 12 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 .167 .231 .167 .397 2 0 0
17 John Maldovan 26 28 45 41 3 5 0 0 0 3 0 2 14 .122 .163 .122 .285 5 0 2
18 Cuddles Marshall 23 23 63 57 5 10 1 0 0 5 0 4 14 .175 .230 .193 .422 11 0 2
19 Les Mueller 29 27 23 21 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 .048 .091 .048 .139 1 0 1
20 Lou Novikoff 32 70 278 260 43 85 14 0 15 53 0 18 17 .327 .371 .554 .924 144 0 0
21 Jack Phillips 26 75 283 262 31 65 10 5 5 27 5 16 22 .248 .291 .382 .673 100 0 5
22 Bob Porterfield 24 25 77 68 6 10 2 0 0 4 1 6 18 .147 .227 .176 .403 12 1 2
23 Joseph Seber* 27 19 14 12 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250 .357 .250 .607 3 0 0
24 Ted Sepkowski* 24 140 515 482 67 130 13 3 24 91 6 27 61 .270 .308 .459 .767 221 0 6
25 Ken Silvestri# 32 129 465 372 55 81 12 3 17 44 5 85 62 .218 .369 .403 .772 150 4 4
26 Dick Starr 27 32 76 67 8 9 2 0 2 6 0 6 21 .134 .216 .254 .470 17 1 2
27 Odie Strain 25 9 26 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 .154 .269 7
28 Alfred Stringer 26 44 146 116 22 30 4 0 3 8 0 25 18 .259 .390 .371 .761 43 0 5
29 Jack Wallaesa# 28 36 137 127 20 39 10 0 6 24 5 9 22 .307 .353 .528 .881 67 0 1
30 Hank Workman* 22 72 251 212 44 57 6 2 16 38 3 27 38 .269 .365 .542 .907 115 5 7
30 Players 26.8 155 5642 4921 736 1254 194 28 169 683 63 609 705 .255 .340 .409 .748 2011 22 90
* - 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 Bill Bevens 31 0 0 2.25 2 1 0 0 8.0 9 2 2 6 0 0 0 0 1.875 10.1 6.8 0.0 0.00
2 Edward Gysen 29 0 0 4.50 1 1 0 0 4.0 2 2 2 3 2 0 0 0 1.250 4.5 6.8 4.5 0.67
3 Wally Hood 22 6 5 .545 4.19 14 12 5 1 86.0 77 52 40 59 48 1 0 2 1.581 8.1 6.2 5.0 0.81
4 Bill Houtz* 23 2 6 .250 6.08 19 8 2 0 71.0 70 52 48 54 37 4 1 7 1.746 8.9 6.8 4.7 0.69
5 Don Johnson 21 1 3 .250 5.28 6 5 1 0 29.0 34 18 17 15 15 0 0 2 1.690 10.6 4.7 4.7 1.00
6 Bob Keegan 27 4 5 .444 5.51 16 14 4 0 85.0 98 64 52 34 40 3 1 1 1.553 10.4 3.6 4.2 1.18
7 Hank LaManna 28 4 6 .400 2.84 30 0 0 0 73.0 53 35 23 38 45 1 0 2 1.247 6.5 4.7 5.5 1.18
8 John Mackinson 24 2 4 .333 4.89 17 3 1 0 46.0 43 32 25 31 31 0 0 2 1.609 8.4 6.1 6.1 1.00
9 John Maldovan 26 8 7 .533 3.94 28 17 6 0 128.0 111 59 56 87 73 0 0 1 1.547 7.8 6.1 5.1 0.84
10 Mal Mallette* 26 2 2 .500 2.45 5 5 3 0 33.0 22 17 9 16 17 1 0 0 1.152 6.0 4.4 4.6 1.06
11 Cuddles Marshall 23 9 7 .563 3.66 23 20 10 2 155.0 147 77 63 87 77 1 0 4 1.510 8.5 5.1 4.5 0.89
12 Jack McKinney 27 0 1 .000 4.50 1 0 0 0 4.0 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.0 0.0 2.2
13 Carmine Melignano 22 1 0 1.000 4.30 8 4 1 1 23.0 25 12 11 17 14 0 0 0 1.826 9.8 6.7 5.5 0.82
14 Les Mueller 29 6 5 .545 4.16 27 8 4 0 80.0 74 44 37 35 34 2 0 1 1.362 8.3 3.9 3.8 0.97
15 Joseph Och* 23 1 0 1.000 5.62 5 0 0 0 8.0 6 5 5 12 4 1 0 0 2.250 6.8 13.5 4.5 0.33
16 Bob Porterfield 24 15 6 .714 2.17 23 22 20 6 178.0 144 47 43 51 133 3 1 2 1.096 7.3 2.6 6.7 2.61
17 Raymond Schmidt -- 0 2 .000 9.00 3 0 0 0 4.0 5 6 4 3 4 0 0 0 2.000 11.2 6.8 9.0 1.33
18 Joseph Seber* 27 2 3 .400 6.39 17 38.0 37 27 33 23 1.842 8.8 7.8 5.4 0.70
19 Dick Starr 27 14 9 .609 4.21 29 28 14 2 199.0 181 106 93 101 158 2 1 6 1.417 8.2 4.6 7.1 1.56
20 Elmer Stepanovsky* 21 0 0 0.00 3 0 0 0 6.0 3 4 0 7 4 0 0 0 1.667 4.5 10.5 6.0 0.57
21 James Tote 24 3 0 1.000 4.50 4 4 2 0 26.0 31 17 13 19 8 0 0 1 1.923 10.7 6.6 2.8 0.42
22 Joe Valenzuela 24 0 1 .000 2.00 1 1 1 0 9.0 9 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 1.111 9.0 1.0 2.0 2.00
23 Fred Wolff* 23 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 4.0 5 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 1.250 11.2 0.0 2.2
23 Players 25.3 80 72 .526 155 155
* - 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
Ken Silvestri 116 618 66 8 12 .988 5.90 13
Bud Heslet 24 86 9 5 0 .950 3.96 2
Billy Holm 17 62 5 2 0 .971 3.94 2
Edward Little 17 88 6 2 1 .979 5.53 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Phillips 75 617 46 6 64 .991 8.84
Joe Collins 51 373 19 5 30 .987 7.69
Frank Colman 26 213 21 2 23 .992 9.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Lucadello 79 175 201 12 46 .969 4.76
Jerry Coleman 44 116 117 11 23 .955 5.30
Ted Sepkowski 28 67 67 5 18 .964 4.79

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jay Difani 63 70 107 11 10 .941 2.81
Johnny Lucadello 55 50 107 15 7 .913 2.85
Jerry Coleman 33 27 60 6 8 .935 2.64
Eddie Ehlers 12 15 11 2 2 .929 2.17

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Coleman 70 120 193 21 48 .937 4.47
Alfred Stringer 43 65 100 10 19 .943 3.84
Jack Wallaesa 36 63 102 9 21 .948 4.58

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ted Sepkowski 112 188 8 4 3 .980 1.75
Joe Collins 86 192 7 4 0 .980 2.31
Lou Novikoff 70 102 4 4 1 .964 1.51
Ford Garrison 66 136 6 1 5 .993 2.15
Hank Workman 65 119 1 3 0 .976 1.85
Bud Heslet 57 75 2 3 0 .963 1.35
Jay Difani 27 34 2 0 0 1.000 1.33
Hank LaManna 15 23 0 1 0 .958 1.53
Ralph Brown 10 14 0 2 0 .875 1.40

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hank LaManna 30 6 10 0 1 1.000 0.53
Dick Starr 29 10 25 3 0 .921 1.21
John Maldovan 28 1 23 2 1 .923 0.86
Les Mueller 27 5 16 2 0 .913 0.78
Cuddles Marshall 23 10 39 1 2 .980 2.13
Bob Porterfield 23 15 35 2 2 .962 2.17
Bill Houtz 19 0 20 1 0 .952 1.05
John Mackinson 17 4 4 1 0 .889 0.47
Joseph Seber 17 1 11 0 0 1.000 0.71
Bob Keegan 16 7 14 1 0 .955 1.31
Wally Hood 14 2 15 0 2 1.000 1.21
Carmine Melignano 8 0.00
Don Johnson 6 0.00
Mal Mallette 5 0.00
Joseph Och 5 0.00
James Tote 4 0.00
Raymond Schmidt 3 0.00
Elmer Stepanovsky 3 0.00
Bill Bevens 2 0.00
Edward Gysen 1 0.00
Jack McKinney 1 0.00
Joe Valenzuela 1 0.00
Fred Wolff 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Bevens 31 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 21, 1916 Hubbard, OR, US
Ralph Brown 27 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 1, 1921 Lafayette, GA, US
Jerry Coleman 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Sep 14, 1924 San Jose, CA, US
Joe Collins 25 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 3, 1922 Scranton, PA, US
Frank Colman 30 L L 5' 11.0" 186 Mar 2, 1918 London, ON, CA
Jay Difani 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Dec 21, 1922 Crystal City, MO, US
Eddie Ehlers 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 10, 1923 Joliet, IL, US
Ford Garrison 32 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Aug 29, 1915 Greenville, SC, US
Edward Gysen 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 11, 1918
Bud Heslet 28 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Feb 27, 1920 Topeka, KS, US
Billy Holm 35 R R 5' 10.0" 168 Jul 21, 1912 Chicago, IL, US
Wally Hood 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 24, 1925 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Houtz 23 L L 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 29, 1924 Newport, PA, US
Don Johnson 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 12, 1926 Portland, OR, US
Bob Keegan 27 R R 6' 2.0" 207 Aug 4, 1920 Rochester, NY, US
Hank LaManna 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 22, 1919 Waterton, PA, US
Edward Little 25 R 6' 2.0" 200 1923
Johnny Lucadello 29 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 22, 1919 Thurber, TX, US
John Mackinson 24 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 29, 1923 Orange, NJ, US
John Maldovan 26 R R 5' 9.0" 165 May 17, 1922 Cleveland, OH, US
Mal Mallette 26 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 30, 1922 Syracuse, NY, US
Cuddles Marshall 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 28, 1925 Bellingham, WA, US
Jack McKinney 27 R R 6' 4.0" 202 Apr 21, 1921 Atlanta, GA, US
Carmine Melignano 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jan 12, 1926
Les Mueller 29 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 4, 1919 Belleville, IL, US
Lou Novikoff 32 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 12, 1915 Glendale, AZ, US
Joseph Och 23 L L 6' 2.0" 185 1925
Jack Phillips 26 R R 6' 4.0" 193 Sep 6, 1921 Clarence, NY, US
Bob Porterfield 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 10, 1923 Newport, VA, US
Raymond Schmidt -- R R 6' 0.0" 185 Unknown
Joseph Seber 27 L L 5' 10.0" 179 May 17, 1921 Moosic, PA, US
Ted Sepkowski 24 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 9, 1923 Baltimore, MD, US
Ken Silvestri 32 S R 6' 1.0" 200 May 3, 1916 Chicago, IL, US
Dick Starr 27 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 2, 1921 Kittanning, PA, US
Elmer Stepanovsky 21 L L 5' 11.0" 180 1927
Odie Strain 25 R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 3, 1922 Decatur, IL, US
Alfred Stringer 26 R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 6, 1922
James Tote 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 23, 1923 Punxsutawney, PA, US
Joe Valenzuela 24 R R 5' 9.0" 190 1924 Tucson, AZ, US
Jack Wallaesa 28 S R 6' 3.0" 191 Aug 31, 1919 Easton, PA, US
Fred Wolff 23 R L 6' 3.0" 220 May 9, 1925 St. Clair, PA, US
Hank Workman 22 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 5, 1926 Los Angeles, CA, US

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