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1947 Smithfield-Selma Leafs

1947 > Class D > 1947 Tobacco State League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Mike Balas
Represented: Selma, NC and Smithfield, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Michael Balla#27103321801730.249.321103Stats for 2 teams
2Burman Bare303415433511.214.27943Stats for 2 teams
3Henry Becker252611039581.355.57363
4Clint Benton?--17343000.088.0883
5Lenny Bernstein2292244791653.324.467114
6Alton Bird?--37676100.090.1047Stats for 2 teams
7Richard Brady*2012245100.208.2506
8Preston Carroll*206827791521.329.372103
9Nicholas Ciani*20144211210.262.35715
10John Colones?--2910130101.297.33734
11Fay DePriest2615379200.243.29711
12Larry DiOrio?--246223004.371.56535Stats for 2 teams
13Paul Eames*2094297721433.242.340101
14Paul Ellington21144616501.348.52224
15Joe Eonta271063821041766.272.395151
16Samuel Gibson23164213100.310.33314
17Pete Howard241204831471776.304.406196
18Henry Koch?2614212000.095.0952
19Ed Kukulka?3012247116324189.346.531250Stats for 2 teams
20Alfred Lento*2122414000.098.0984Stats for 2 teams
21Charles Mason*237020162420.308.34870
22Noah Morris?--268920100.225.23621
23Sam Narron33279135927.385.75869
24Edward Oehler*248732299860.307.370119Stats for 2 teams
25Aaron Osofsky22467814000.179.17914
26Lewis Pilkington*19207519310.253.32024
27Stephen Plantz*24103112210.387.51616
28Anthony Popelsky184714632230.219.27440
29William Uhls2354200671514.335.48096Stats for 2 teams
30Raymond Vaughn*1917305100.167.2006Stats for 2 teams
31Norman Waters?--134010001.250.32513
32Charles Wiggs*21197213310.181.25018
33Richard Woodard*25692701031342.381.481130
34Bernard Zakoski?--376610000.152.15210
34 Players24.3
* - 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
1Clint Benton?--37.3005.541778.01057148291.71812.13.3
2Alton Bird?--712.3685.0137169.021813694551.61511.62.9Stats for 2 teams
3Richard Brady*2025.2865.021161.0815134321.85212.04.7
5Samuel Gibson2326.2504.281382.0906539491.6959.95.4
6Henry Koch2673.7003.141463.0643322181.3029.12.6
7Alfred Lento*2128.2006.271989.01097462341.60711.03.4Stats for 2 teams
8Charles Mason*23512.2945.7627139.018211289521.68311.83.4
9Aaron Osofsky22811.4213.7738186.0190120781101.6139.25.3
10William Sisler*460017.0
11Raymond Vaughn*1928.2006.441781.012010458492.08613.35.4Stats for 2 teams
12Bernard Zakoski?--48.3335.0234156.019712187561.62211.43.2
12 Players22.2
* - 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


Aaron Osofsky380.00
Alton Bird370.00Stats for 2 teams
Bernard Zakoski340.00
Alfred Lento190.00Stats for 2 teams
Clint Benton170.00
Raymond Vaughn170.00Stats for 2 teams
Henry Koch140.00
Samuel Gibson130.00
Richard Brady110.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Michael Balla27S5' 8.0"1601920
Burman Bare30R6' 0.0"177Aug 8, 1916Chatham, NC, US
Henry Becker25R6' 1.0"2201922
Clint Benton--Unknown
Lenny Bernstein22R5' 10.0"1751925
Alton Bird--Unknown
Richard Brady20LL5' 10.0"1601927
Preston Carroll20L5' 10.0"1601927
Nicholas Ciani20L5' 8.0"1701927
John Colones--Unknown
Fay DePriest26RR6' 0.0"1801921
Larry DiOrio--Unknown
Paul Eames20LR5' 10.0"190Jun 28, 1927Worcester, MA, US
Paul Ellington21R5' 9.0"1551926
Joe Eonta27RR6' 0.0"1751920
Samuel Gibson23RR6' 0.0"216Jan 1, 1924Guilford County, NC, US
Pete Howard24R5' 8.0"155Oct 25, 1922
Henry Koch26R5' 9.0"1601921
Ed Kukulka30Nov 23, 1916Thompsonville, CT, US
Alfred Lento21LL5' 7.0"1651926
Charles Mason23LL6' 0.0"1581924
Noah Morris--Unknown
Sam Narron33RR5' 10.0"180Aug 25, 1913Middlesex, NC, US
Edward Oehler24L6' 0.0"1701923
Aaron Osofsky22RR5' 7.0"1751925
Lewis Pilkington19L5' 9.0"1601928
Stephen Plantz24L6' 0.0"1801923
Anthony Popelsky18R5' 10.0"1651929
William Sisler46LL5' 6.0"150Nov 17, 1900
William Uhls23R5' 11.0"1901924
Raymond Vaughn19LL6' 4.0"165Apr 19, 1928Burlington, NC, US
Norman Waters--Unknown
Charles Wiggs21L6' 0.0"1651926
Richard Woodard25L5' 10.0"1841922
Bernard Zakoski--Unknown

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