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1948 Buffalo Bisons

1948 > Class AAA > 1948 International League
Overall: 71-80

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Paul Richards
Represented: Buffalo, NY
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 Larry Barton* 35 116 470 392 64 115 22 0 18 78 2 74 65 .293 .407 .487 .894 191 1 3
2 Johnny Bero* 25 134 545 437 89 104 18 5 10 35 12 104 71 .238 .386 .371 .756 162 1 3
3 Cy Block 29 103 386 341 50 93 15 3 5 41 12 32 41 .273 .337 .378 .715 129 1 12
4 Lindsay Brown 36 63 160 138 16 30 6 0 1 18 7 13 22 .217 .289 .283 .572 39 1 8
5 Anderson Bush 29 32 40 33 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 4 12 .212 .316 .242 .558 8 1 2
6 Troyce Cofer* 28 67 178 155 22 31 5 0 0 24 3 20 15 .200 .291 .232 .524 36 0 3
7 Bill Connelly* 23 27 37 32 4 7 0 0 0 3 0 4 8 .219 .306 .219 .524 7 0 1
8 Carl Cox 27 72 305 279 41 76 12 3 5 34 1 23 25 .272 .330 .391 .721 109 1 2
9 Lewis Fauth 22 12 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 0
10 Rufe Gentry 30 22 30 28 1 5 1 0 0 4 0 2 3 .179 .233 .214 .448 6 0 0
11 Johnny Groth 21 150 644 586 124 199 37 16 30 97 7 54 75 .340 .396 .611 1.007 358 1 3
12 Lum Harris 33 28 45 43 7 14 1 0 0 4 0 1 11 .326 .341 .349 .690 15 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
13 Clem Hausmann 28 37 82 65 5 9 1 0 0 8 0 10 17 .138 .253 .154 .407 10 0 7
14 Manuel Hidalgo 34 69 188 177 19 34 2 2 3 15 1 6 10 .192 .223 .277 .500 49 1 4
15 Norman Jaeger* 26 23 94 80 8 19 2 0 5 12 0 13 8 .238 .351 .450 .801 36 1 0
16 Chet Laabs 36 89 353 298 68 88 13 1 29 81 1 52 63 .295 .402 .638 1.039 190 1 2
17 Anse Moore* 30 104 384 350 62 108 13 2 23 68 0 33 29 .309 .370 .554 .924 194 1 0
18 Mike Mordarski 23 105 348 292 40 75 13 1 5 37 4 51 32 .257 .371 .360 .731 105 2 3
19 Henry Perry 27 30 58 56 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 1 23 .071 .088 .071 .159 4 0 1
20 John Radulovich* 25 9 16 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 .063 .063 1
21 Paul Richards 39 13 31 24 2 8 1 1 0 7 0 7 4 .333 .484 .458 .942 11 0 0
22 Saul Rogovin 24 57 105 94 16 22 2 1 5 15 0 9 21 .234 .301 .436 .737 41 0 2
23 Bill Serena 23 63 242 182 43 47 8 2 13 32 3 49 48 .258 .423 .538 .962 98 3 8
24 Tex Shirley# 30 17 23 18 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 6 .167 .211 .167 .377 3 0 4
25 Ernest Sills 26 37 42 40 1 8 0 0 0 5 0 1 8 .200 .220 .200 .420 8 0 1
26 Martin Tabacheck 26 88 294 259 25 69 7 0 2 28 3 29 19 .266 .340 .317 .657 82 0 6
27 Coaker Triplett 36 126 460 399 87 141 32 3 19 83 12 58 27 .353 .438 .591 1.029 236 2 1
28 Jake Wade* 36 31 50 48 5 9 2 0 1 3 0 1 12 .188 .204 .292 .496 14 0 1
29 Ted Wyberanec 28 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1
29 Players 28.7 151 5629 4872 802 1325 214 40 174 739 68 661 682 .272 .361 .439 .801 2141 19 77
* - 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 Pete Appleton 44 0 0 18.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5.000 36.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
2 Anderson Bush 29 6 6 .500 4.50 32 8 1 0 118.0 129 68 59 56 56 1 0 3 1.568 9.8 4.3 4.3 1.00
3 Bill Connelly 23 4 5 .444 6.52 18 10 0 0 58.0 69 51 42 60 22 0 1 10 2.224 10.7 9.3 3.4 0.37
4 Lewis Fauth 22 0 1 .000 6.86 12 21.0 29 16 19 12 2.286 12.4 8.1 5.1 0.63
5 Rufe Gentry 30 3 9 .250 5.65 22 13 3 1 86.0 89 61 54 71 48 5 0 5 1.860 9.3 7.4 5.0 0.68
6 Jack Gutierrez 23 0 0 10.80 2 0 0 0 5.0 5 6 6 7 2 0 0 0 2.400 9.0 12.6 3.6 0.29
7 Lum Harris 33 6 8 .429 4.20 28 14 8 0 122.0 116 73 57 55 64 2 0 3 1.402 8.6 4.1 4.7 1.16 Stats for 2 teams
8 Clem Hausmann 28 14 11 .560 3.92 37 27 14 1 200.0 207 97 87 58 100 1 0 2 1.325 9.3 2.6 4.5 1.72
9 Russ Meers* 29 0 1 .000 18.00 4 1 0 0 9.0 20 19 18 10 5 0 0 0 3.333 20.0 10.0 5.0 0.50
10 Henry Perry 27 8 11 .421 4.50 30 23 10 2 148.0 150 93 74 81 50 2 0 1 1.561 9.1 4.9 3.0 0.62
11 Rafael Rivas* 26 0 0 4.50 9 0 0 0 12.0 15 7 6 5 3 1 0 0 1.667 11.2 3.8 2.2 0.60
12 Saul Rogovin 24 13 7 .650 3.92 31 20 10 2 172.0 170 84 75 66 109 0 0 4 1.372 8.9 3.5 5.7 1.65
13 Tex Shirley 30 3 3 .500 4.15 9 9 2 0 52.0 53 35 24 34 17 1 0 1 1.673 9.2 5.9 2.9 0.50
14 Ernest Sills 26 6 7 .462 4.04 37 6 2 1 127.0 132 73 57 54 67 1 0 1 1.465 9.4 3.8 4.7 1.24
15 Jake Wade* 36 8 11 .421 5.10 29 16 10 1 136.0 153 96 77 54 55 2 0 1 1.522 10.1 3.6 3.6 1.02
16 Ted Wyberanec 28 0 0 7.20 2 0 0 0 5.0 3 4 4 4 2 0 0 0 1.400 5.4 7.2 3.6 0.50
16 Players 28.3 71 80 .470 151 151
* - 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
Martin Tabacheck 79 366 42 5 8 .988 5.16 3
Mike Mordarski 78 344 37 7 6 .982 4.88 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Barton 116 896 61 11 91 .989 8.25
Norman Jaeger 23 181 17 4 16 .980 8.61
Mike Mordarski 11 43 7 1 2 .980 4.55

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Bero 97 233 248 19 65 .962 4.96
Carl Cox 49 116 132 14 25 .947 5.06
Troyce Cofer 12 28 22 2 5 .962 4.17

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cy Block 94 101 177 15 17 .949 2.96
Troyce Cofer 22 16 25 2 2 .953 1.86
Anse Moore 21 13 29 2 3 .955 2.00
Bill Serena 21 21 38 1 6 .983 2.81

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Manuel Hidalgo 62 102 127 21 30 .916 3.69
Lindsay Brown 57 86 123 8 30 .963 3.67
Johnny Bero 41 71 97 13 20 .928 4.10
Carl Cox 17 16 36 3 5 .945 3.06

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Groth 150 404 23 6 4 .986 2.85
Coaker Triplett 113 214 3 5 0 .977 1.92
Chet Laabs 86 146 13 2 1 .988 1.85
Anse Moore 68 92 5 3 0 .970 1.43
Troyce Cofer 14 15 1 0 0 1.000 1.14

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clem Hausmann 37 15 37 0 1 1.000 1.41
Ernest Sills 37 2 19 0 4 1.000 0.57
Anderson Bush 32 4 18 1 2 .957 0.69
Saul Rogovin 31 14 34 2 3 .960 1.55
Henry Perry 30 9 27 1 2 .973 1.20
Jake Wade 29 2 25 5 0 .844 0.93
Lum Harris 28 7 23 1 1 .968 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
Rufe Gentry 22 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.27
Bill Connelly 18 1 11 0 1 1.000 0.67
Lewis Fauth 12 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.25
Rafael Rivas 9 0.00
Tex Shirley 9 0.00
Russ Meers 4 0.00
Jack Gutierrez 2 0.00
Ted Wyberanec 2 0.00
Pete Appleton 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Pete Appleton 44 R R 5' 11.0" 180 May 20, 1904 Terryville, CT, US
Larry Barton 35 L L 5' 11.0" 195 Nov 21, 1912 Pueblo, CO, US
Johnny Bero 25 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Dec 22, 1922 Gary, WV, US
Cy Block 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 4, 1919 Brooklyn, NY, US
Lindsay Brown 36 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 22, 1911 Mason, TX, US
Anderson Bush 29 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1919 Winchester, KY, US
Troyce Cofer 28 L 5' 11.0" 152 May 22, 1920 Norcross, GA, US
Bill Connelly 23 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 29, 1925 Alberta, VA, US
Carl Cox 27 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 31, 1920 Joplin, MO, US
Lewis Fauth 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1926
Rufe Gentry 30 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 18, 1918 Daisy Station, NC, US
Johnny Groth 21 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Jul 23, 1926 Chicago, IL, US
Jack Gutierrez 23 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1925
Lum Harris 33 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 17, 1915 New Castle, AL, US
Clem Hausmann 28 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Aug 17, 1919 Houston, TX, US
Manuel Hidalgo 34 R 5' 8.0" 165 1914
Norman Jaeger 26 L 5' 11.0" 185 1922 Bellmore, NY, US
Chet Laabs 36 R R 5' 8.0" 175 Apr 30, 1912 Milwaukee, WI, US
Russ Meers 29 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 28, 1918 Tilton, IL, US
Anse Moore 30 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 22, 1917 Delhi, LA, US
Mike Mordarski 23 R 5' 10.0" 190 Jun 2, 1925
Henry Perry 27 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 14, 1921 Dallas, TX, US
John Radulovich 25 L R 6' 0.0" 205 Jun 23, 1923 Detroit, MI, US
Paul Richards 39 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 21, 1908 Waxahachie, TX, US
Rafael Rivas 26 L L 5' 10.0" 170 May 24, 1922 Puerto Padre, CU
Saul Rogovin 24 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Oct 10, 1923 Brooklyn, NY, US
Bill Serena 23 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Oct 2, 1924 Alameda, CA, US
Tex Shirley 30 S R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 25, 1918 Birthright, TX, US
Ernest Sills 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1922
Martin Tabacheck 26 R 5' 10.0" 175 1922
Coaker Triplett 36 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 18, 1911 Boone, NC, US
Jake Wade 36 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Apr 1, 1912 Morehead City, NC, US
Ted Wyberanec 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 11, 1920 Bronx, NY, US

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