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1917 Bridgeport Americans

1917 > Class B > 1917 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Paul Krichell
Represented: Bridgeport, CT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1916 / 1918

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 Banks? -- 16 71 2 .028 Stats for 2 teams
2 Hank Brackett* 23 86 347 82 .236
3 Joseph Briggs? -- 26 115 29 .252
4 Frank Carroll? -- 25 3 .120
5 Mickey Corcoran 34 115 384 108 12 1 0 .281 .318 122
6 Pep Deininger* 39 59 328 81 .247 Stats for 3 teams
7 Rube Dessau# 34 16 3 .188
8 Donnelly? -- 18 54 10 .185
9 Egan? -- 49 157 41 .261
10 Alex Ferguson 20 16 38 2 .053
11 Joe Gingras 24 29 60 9 .150
12 Gooch? -- 40 155 48 .310 Stats for 2 teams
13 Ray Grimes 23 61 222 63 .284
14 Howard House? -- 22 60 9 .150
15 Paul Krichell 34 22 71 19 .268
16 Leah? -- 92 330 95 .288
17 Frank Lyons -- 21 5 .238
18 Eugene Martin* 19 102 362 74 .204
19 Johnny Priest 26 106 414 120 .290
20 Douglas Smith? -- 26 76 14 .184
21 Jake Warner? -- 61 14 .230 Stats for 2 teams
22 Guy Zinn* 30 63 233 59 .253
22 Players 27.7
* - 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 Banks? -- 5 4 .556 16 65.0 56 32 24 1.231 7.8 3.3 Stats for 2 teams
2 Alex Ferguson 20 6 4 .600 16 109.0 86 36 28 1.046 7.1 2.3
3 Joe Gingras 24 11 8 .579 29 161.0 141 68 51 1.193 7.9 2.9
4 Howard House? -- 10 8 .556 22 149.0 49 63 53 0.685 3.0 3.2
5 Douglas Smith? -- 9 10 .474 26 190.0 155 78 51 1.084 7.3 2.4
5 Players 22.6
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Egan 49 223 62 8 .973 5.82
Paul Krichell 22 95 23 3 .975 5.36
Donnelly 18 82 17 8 .925 5.50

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Grimes 61 659 28 10 .986 11.26
Pep Deininger 59 605 29 11 .983 10.75 Stats for 3 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Priest 106 227 304 30 .947 5.01

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leah 92 141 182 26 .926 3.51

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eugene Martin 102 204 312 52 .908 5.06

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mickey Corcoran 115 171 23 5 .975 1.69
Hank Brackett 86 140 12 6 .962 1.77
Guy Zinn 63 92 7 9 .917 1.57
Gooch 40 56 6 8 .886 1.55 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Briggs 26 39 2 1 .976 1.58

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Banks -- Unknown
Hank Brackett 23 L R Nov 10, 1893 Mora, MN, US
Joseph Briggs -- Unknown
Frank Carroll -- Unknown
Mickey Corcoran 34 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Aug 26, 1882 Buffalo, NY, US
Pep Deininger 39 L L 5' 8.0" 180 Oct 10, 1877 Wasseralfingen, DE
Rube Dessau 34 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 29, 1883 New Galilee, PA, US
Donnelly -- Unknown
Egan -- Unknown
Alex Ferguson 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 16, 1897 Montclair, NJ, US
Joe Gingras 24 R R 6' 2.0" 188 Jan 10, 1893 New York, NY, US
Gooch -- Unknown
Ray Grimes 23 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Sep 11, 1893 Bergholz, OH, US
Howard House -- Unknown
Paul Krichell 34 R R 5' 7.0" 150 Dec 19, 1882 Paris, FR
Leah -- Unknown
Frank Lyons -- R R Unknown Orange, NJ, US
Eugene Martin 19 L L Apr 16, 1898
Johnny Priest 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 23, 1891 St. Joseph, MO, US
Douglas Smith -- Unknown
Jake Warner -- Unknown
Guy Zinn 30 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 13, 1887 Holbrook, WV, US

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