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1949 Newark Bears

1949 > Class AAA > 1949 International League
Overall: 55-98

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Buddy Hassett
Represented: Newark, NJ
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Frankie Austin 32 19 80 71 13 20 2 0 1 6 2 9 7 .282 .363 .352 .715 25 0 0
2 Frank Colasinski 22 5 18 3 .167
3 Richard Crichton 21 7 2 0 .000
4 Leon Culberson 29 124 457 414 56 98 14 3 6 38 6 34 40 .237 .298 .329 .626 136 2 7 Stats for 2 teams
5 Lee Dodson# 25 15 21 20 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .150 .150 .150 .300 3 0 1
6 Jim Dyck 27 45 176 168 22 41 6 0 5 22 2 6 26 .244 .274 .369 .643 62 1 1
7 Eddie Ehlers 26 120 446 404 50 100 12 3 16 60 4 35 78 .248 .311 .411 .722 166 2 5
8 Bob Ferris 21 49 29 23 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 .043 .185 .043 .229 1 0 2
9 Bill Freese 22 1 4 0 .000
10 Pete Gebrian 25 6 4 0 .000
11 Tom Gorman 24 8 4 0 .000
12 Jim Greengrass 21 29 79 75 8 18 2 0 4 6 1 4 18 .240 .278 .427 .705 32 0 0
13 Martin Hansen* 23 141 560 488 50 121 22 2 3 43 8 63 59 .248 .336 .320 .656 156 2 7
14 Earl Harrist 30 15 35 29 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 6 6 .138 .286 .138 .424 4 0 0
15 Bud Heslet 29 140 530 464 63 106 11 4 22 75 1 61 94 .228 .322 .412 .734 191 3 2
16 Wally Hood 23 15 40 35 3 4 0 1 0 2 0 4 10 .114 .205 .171 .377 6 0 1
17 Charlie Keller* 32 8 18 4 .222
18 Hank LaManna 29 63 53 50 8 16 5 0 2 5 0 2 11 .320 .346 .540 .886 27 0 1
19 Dick Lane 22 60 233 201 18 34 6 3 1 18 1 29 22 .169 .274 .244 .518 49 0 3 Stats for 2 teams
20 Glenn Lierman 20 17 18 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 .071 .278 .071 .349 1 0 0
21 Edward Little 26 79 237 215 20 44 5 1 6 19 0 19 21 .205 .272 .321 .593 69 1 2
22 Luis Marquez 23 18 76 69 13 17 3 0 1 6 3 7 5 .246 .316 .333 .649 23 0 0
23 Bruce McKelvey 24 16 48 45 3 11 0 0 0 2 0 3 5 .244 .292 .244 .536 11 0 0
24 Fenton Mole* 24 107 405 357 48 96 17 2 16 53 6 44 48 .269 .351 .462 .813 165 1 3
25 Lou Novikoff 33 57 239 213 35 55 8 0 16 48 0 23 16 .258 .331 .521 .852 111 0 3
26 Duane Pillette 26 19 39 30 2 3 0 1 0 3 0 6 5 .100 .250 .167 .417 5 0 3
27 Bob Porterfield 25 5 4 1 .250
28 Lew Riggs* 39 72 180 150 17 36 2 3 5 13 0 29 13 .240 .363 .393 .756 59 0 1
29 William Rose 26 6 8 4 .500
30 Harry Schaeffer* 25 42 51 44 5 9 1 1 0 9 0 3 7 .205 .271 .273 .544 12 1 3
31 Art Schult 21 16 56 54 7 10 1 0 1 9 0 2 7 .185 .214 .259 .474 14 0 0
32 Pat Seerey 26 16 70 51 12 15 0 0 4 10 0 19 16 .294 .486 .529 1.015 27 0 0
33 Ted Sepkowski* 25 15 49 45 3 10 0 0 2 5 0 4 7 .222 .286 .356 .641 16 0 0
34 Spec Shea 28 5 3 1 .333
35 Odie Strain 26 19 69 59 9 10 1 0 1 3 1 10 15 .169 .290 .237 .527 14 0 0
36 Mickey Taborn 26 33 107 97 6 24 5 1 0 6 0 10 11 .247 .318 .320 .637 31 0 0
37 Al Tefft 20 5 3 0 .000
38 Bob Thurman* 32 59 245 221 37 70 11 2 6 33 4 24 35 .317 .384 .466 .850 103 0 0
39 George Toolson* 26 12 27 26 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 .115 .148 .154 .302 4 1 0
40 Joe Valenzuela 25 32 51 45 3 13 2 0 0 0 0 4 8 .289 .347 .333 .680 15 0 2
41 Gene Valla 23 88 395 360 48 92 7 1 0 16 15 27 36 .256 .307 .281 .588 101 0 8
42 Mickey Witek 33 59 250 220 26 68 4 0 1 12 1 27 13 .309 .387 .341 .728 75 1 2
43 Bill Woop* 25 44 58 49 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 9 19 .061 .207 .061 .268 3 0 0
44 Hank Workman* 23 68 282 241 40 73 11 1 13 44 4 36 34 .303 .402 .519 .921 125 4 1
44 Players 26.7 154 5605 4960 613 1202 156 27 129 555 55 568 728 .242 .322 .363 .685 1799 18 59
* - 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 Richard Crichton 21 0 1 .000 3.00 7 1 0 0 15.0 12 8 5 13 4 0 0 0 1.667 7.2 7.8 2.4 0.31
2 Lee Dodson 25 2 6 .250 6.10 15 10 3 1 62.0 38 46 42 70 47 1 0 3 1.742 5.5 10.2 6.8 0.67
3 Bob Ferris 21 1 7 .125 6.71 49 8 1 0 106.0 135 100 79 67 39 4 0 1 1.906 11.5 5.7 3.3 0.58
4 Bill Freese 22 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 1 1 10.0 7 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0.900 6.3 1.8 1.8 1.00
5 Pete Gebrian 25 1 0 1.000 6.00 6 0 0 0 15.0 14 10 10 16 4 2 0 0 2.000 8.4 9.6 2.4 0.25
6 Tom Gorman 24 0 1 .000 6.30 8 1 0 0 20.0 26 16 14 13 6 0 0 3 1.950 11.7 5.8 2.7 0.46
7 Earl Harrist 30 3 10 .231 5.93 15 15 2 0 91.0 111 71 60 54 44 0 0 1 1.813 11.0 5.3 4.4 0.81
8 Wally Hood 23 5 6 .455 6.06 15 15 5 0 95.0 82 82 64 82 50 1 2 3 1.726 7.8 7.8 4.7 0.61
9 Hank LaManna 29 9 9 .500 5.24 45 5 4 0 103.0 107 72 60 68 41 4 0 6 1.699 9.3 5.9 3.6 0.60
10 Glenn Lierman 20 4 5 .444 5.31 17 6 2 2 61.0 73 41 36 23 24 1 0 0 1.574 10.8 3.4 3.5 1.04
11 Albert McEvoy* 21 0 0 18.00 2 0 0 0 3.0 3 7 6 3 0 0 0 1 2.000 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
12 Richard Mitchell 21 0 0 6.00 2 0 0 0 3.0 3 2 2 2 1 0 0 2 1.667 9.0 6.0 3.0 0.50
13 Duane Pillette 26 6 7 .462 4.05 17 16 7 1 109.0 115 61 49 60 43 1 0 2 1.606 9.5 5.0 3.6 0.72
14 Bob Porterfield 25 1 0 1.000 5.62 5 3 0 0 16.0 16 10 10 7 16 0 1 0 1.438 9.0 3.9 9.0 2.29
15 William Rose 26 0 3 .000 6.67 6 4 0 0 27.0 110 27 20 17 9 0 0 1 4.704 36.7 5.7 3.0 0.53
16 Harry Schaeffer* 25 7 9 .438 4.34 35 16 8 2 139.0 128 80 67 81 95 5 0 2 1.504 8.3 5.2 6.2 1.17
17 Spec Shea 28 0 3 .000 8.47 5 4 0 0 17.0 16 18 16 18 5 3 0 1 2.000 8.5 9.5 2.6 0.28
18 Al Tefft 20 0 1 .000 6.75 5 1 0 0 12.0 8 10 9 12 6 0 0 0 1.667 6.0 9.0 4.5 0.50
19 George Toolson 26 5 5 .500 4.74 12 11 2 0 74.0 86 49 39 40 38 0 0 1 1.703 10.5 4.9 4.6 0.95
20 Joe Valenzuela 25 4 12 .250 5.36 30 17 6 0 136.0 156 93 81 55 41 4 0 0 1.551 10.3 3.6 2.7 0.75
21 Bill Woop* 25 6 13 .316 6.18 44 20 5 1 163.0 178 128 112 128 118 7 0 10 1.877 9.8 7.1 6.5 0.92
21 Players 24.9 55 98 .359 154 154
* - 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
Edward Little 63 311 49 11 5 .970 5.71 3
Bud Heslet 54 222 31 10 5 .962 4.69 2
Mickey Taborn 30 134 18 3 5 .981 5.07 2
Bruce McKelvey 13 48 4 2 1 .963 4.00 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fenton Mole 100 804 45 11 87 .987 8.49
Eddie Ehlers 48 370 14 4 33 .990 8.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Valla 83 207 201 17 49 .960 4.92
Mickey Witek 46 135 123 6 38 .977 5.61
Ted Sepkowski 15 24 44 3 8 .958 4.53

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Ehlers 54 77 101 22 11 .890 3.30
Lew Riggs 38 33 79 11 6 .911 2.95
Jim Dyck 23 24 39 3 4 .955 2.74
Jim Greengrass 22 23 49 7 10 .911 3.27
Mickey Witek 10 12 21 4 1 .892 3.30

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Martin Hansen 124 227 348 60 76 .906 4.64
Odie Strain 16 27 37 5 12 .928 4.00
Frankie Austin 11 20 22 1 4 .977 3.82

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leon Culberson 112 226 8 7 0 .971 2.09 Stats for 2 teams
Bud Heslet 70 133 7 9 1 .940 2.00
Hank Workman 68 153 4 4 1 .975 2.31
Dick Lane 59 142 3 1 1 .993 2.46 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Thurman 59 95 2 5 0 .951 1.64
Lou Novikoff 56 80 2 5 1 .943 1.46
Jim Dyck 24 54 1 2 0 .965 2.29
Luis Marquez 18 60 0 2 0 .968 3.33
Pat Seerey 16 25 2 2 1 .931 1.69
Art Schult 12 18 3 2 1 .913 1.75
Eddie Ehlers 11 21 3 0 1 1.000 2.18

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Ferris 49 8 22 5 3 .857 0.61
Hank LaManna 45 5 21 2 2 .929 0.58
Bill Woop 44 6 32 4 1 .905 0.86
Harry Schaeffer 35 6 22 1 3 .966 0.80
Joe Valenzuela 30 5 30 2 1 .946 1.17
Glenn Lierman 17 1 12 0 0 1.000 0.76
Duane Pillette 17 4 18 1 0 .957 1.29
Lee Dodson 15 1 7 2 0 .800 0.53
Earl Harrist 15 1 13 3 1 .824 0.93
Wally Hood 15 4 19 1 1 .958 1.53
George Toolson 12 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.58
Tom Gorman 8 0.00
Richard Crichton 7 0.00
Pete Gebrian 6 0.00
William Rose 6 0.00
Bob Porterfield 5 0.00
Spec Shea 5 0.00
Al Tefft 5 0.00
Albert McEvoy 2 0.00
Richard Mitchell 2 0.00
Bill Freese 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Frankie Austin 32 R R 5' 7.0" 170 May 22, 1917 Canal Zone, PA
Frank Colasinski 22 R 5' 10.0" 175 1927
Richard Crichton 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1928
Leon Culberson 29 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 6, 1919 Hall's Station, GA, US
Lee Dodson 25 S R 6' 5.0" 205 Apr 20, 1924 Topeka, KS, US
Jim Dyck 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 3, 1922 Omaha, NE, US
Eddie Ehlers 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 10, 1923 Joliet, IL, US
Bob Ferris 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 May 11, 1928 Armonk, NY, US
Bill Freese 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 5, 1927
Pete Gebrian 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 10, 1923 Bayonne, NJ, US
Tom Gorman 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 4, 1925 New York, NY, US
Jim Greengrass 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Oct 24, 1927 Addison, NY, US
Martin Hansen 23 L 5' 11.0" 160 1926
Earl Harrist 30 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 20, 1919 Dubach, LA, US
Bud Heslet 29 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Feb 27, 1920 Topeka, KS, US
Wally Hood 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 24, 1925 Los Angeles, CA, US
Charlie Keller 32 L R 5' 10.0" 185 Sep 12, 1916 Middletown, MD, US
Hank LaManna 29 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 22, 1919 Waterton, PA, US
Dick Lane 22 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Jun 28, 1927 Highland Park, MI, US
Glenn Lierman 20 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 20, 1929 Twin Falls, ID, US
Edward Little 26 R 6' 2.0" 200 1923
Luis Marquez 23 R R 5' 10.0" 174 Oct 28, 1925 Aguadilla, PR
Albert McEvoy 21 L L 6' 3.0" 175 1928
Bruce McKelvey 24 R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 26, 1924 San Pedro, CA, US
Richard Mitchell 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1928
Fenton Mole 24 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 14, 1925 San Leandro, CA, US
Lou Novikoff 33 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 12, 1915 Glendale, AZ, US
Duane Pillette 26 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 24, 1922 Detroit, MI, US
Bob Porterfield 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 10, 1923 Newport, VA, US
Lew Riggs 39 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 22, 1910 Mebane, NC, US
William Rose 26 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1923
Harry Schaeffer 25 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Jun 23, 1924 Reading, PA, US
Art Schult 21 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 20, 1928 Brooklyn, NY, US
Pat Seerey 26 R R 5' 10.0" 200 Mar 17, 1923 Wilburton, OK, US
Ted Sepkowski 25 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 9, 1923 Baltimore, MD, US
Spec Shea 28 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 2, 1920 Naugatuck, CT, US
Odie Strain 26 R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 3, 1922 Decatur, IL, US
Mickey Taborn 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 21, 1922 Carrier Mills, IL, US
Al Tefft 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Dec 2, 1928 Pawtucket, RI, US
Bob Thurman 32 L L 6' 1.0" 205 May 14, 1917 Kellyville, OK, US
George Toolson 26 L R 6' 1.0" 205 Sep 30, 1922 Burley, ID, US
Joe Valenzuela 25 R R 5' 9.0" 190 1924 Tucson, AZ, US
Gene Valla 23 R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 3, 1925 San Francisco, CA, US
Mickey Witek 33 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 19, 1915 Luzerne, PA, US
Bill Woop 25 L L 6' 1.0" 210 Sep 13, 1923 New York, NY, US
Hank Workman 23 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 5, 1926 Los Angeles, CA, US

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