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1944 Sacramento Solons

1944 > Class AA > 1944 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 76-93
Scored 534 runs, Allowed 654 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-100

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Sacramento, CA
Ballpark: Edmonds Field (Sacramento, CA), Edmonds Field (Sacramento, CA) and Edmonds Field (Sacramento, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1943 / 1945

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Jack Angle2896395351459894125153541.279.353.336.68911854
2Gene Babbitt283276685911150515.
3Jack Balestreri27718100000.056.0561
4Bud Beasley*33153733372000006.
5Paul Bowa2572152145153200087329.
6Bob Condon1724100000.250.2501
7William Cox3146152140836810171916.257.307.329.6354612
8Clem Dreisewerd*2831978142151050825.259.326.346.6722808
9James Dunlap2522000000.000.0000
10Tony Firpo24825510000.200.2406
11Guy Fletcher33381008631000020434.
12Gene Gaviglio181133300020.091.0913
13Tony Governor*401227800030.296.2968
14Ted Greenhalgh22521261151730120132614.261.303.304.6083514
15Gene Handley2913458349947129105044155948.259.342.299.640149421
16Jim Jewell25827730010.259.37010
17Larry Kempe241010500020.500.5005
18Steve LeGault2930827271710050723.236.304.250.5541803
19Mark Marcucci22721651561242401171721.269.305.314.6194911
20Allen McElreath*3111447442542123231242153636.289.348.362.710154211
21Joe Molina241228500030.179.1795
22Lou Penrose1849000000.000.0000
23Herman Pillette481985021002010.400.500.6001.100302
24John Pintar3053000000.000.0000
25Earl Porter2830685741210020515.
26Dick Powers274046424141007016.333.349.357.7061503
27Bill Ramsey24166750687811912812270455174.278.330.362.692249210
28Forest Rogers*2694353328298012702021425.244.277.323.600106110
29Joe Rossi234517215415335011731523.
30Meado Rossi?2532000000.000.0000
31Mel Serafini2596369308417320362905671.237.356.380.73611714
32Ted Smith?3449200010.222.2222
33Red Steiner*2995352314269811403443420.312.379.373.75211704
34Jake Suytar261275154663910213324514165.
35Doug Taitt*41512300010.250.2503
36Manny Vias272267585111001176.
37Ralph Watson?25112408369328012102352153.
38Eddie Weigandt314312011272610051713.
38 Players26.91696311564953414031864816474124476746.248.310.307.616173326160
* - 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
1Gene Babbitt28815.3483.243225121203.0198887373422021.3358.
2Bud Beasley*3356.4553.00151171105.0100443532211021.2578.
3Bob Condon1700200010.012852.00010.
4Clem Dreisewerd*28209.6901.613129274252.02265745211370040.9808.
5Guy Fletcher331219.3872.823834191268.0249111849412630101.2808.
6Larry Kempe*2412.333942028.0381982.03612.
7Steve LeGault29916.3603.843029162218.02371139365863051.3859.
8James McFaden2401.00041007.010632.28612. for 2 teams
9Lou Penrose1811.500420024.0321491.91712.
10Herman Pillette4832.6002.431500037.0341210891.1358.
11John Pintar3001.000500014.018461.57111.
12Earl Porter281013.4353.653028132190.0188897762688141.3168.
13Dick Powers2779.4382.9840830136.0134674556372011.3978.
14Meado Rossi250030007.03320.8573.
14 Players29.57693.450169169654
* - 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


Red Steiner943606677.9844.532
Mark Marcucci461352034.9813.375
Joe Rossi451693265.9714.473


Jake Suytar1261167481654.9879.64
Jack Angle3831823619.9838.97


Gene Handley1263573592253.9705.68
Jack Angle12243226.9664.67
Gene Gaviglio11262374.8754.45


Mel Serafini961171951615.9513.25
Paul Bowa32396675.9383.28
Forest Rogers20194350.9253.10
William Cox13193142.9263.85
Bill Krueger10133120.9574.40Stats for 2 teams


Ralph Watson1111693344934.9114.53
Jack Angle346078129.9204.06
Bill Krueger17323738.9584.06Stats for 2 teams


Bill Ramsey16543410143.9692.69
Allen McElreath1112451390.9662.32
Otto Meyers82139753.9671.78Stats for 2 teams
Forest Rogers4589431.9692.07
Eddie Weigandt2954140.9321.90
William Cox1729210.9691.82
Jack Angle1335320.9502.92
Manny Vias13240001.0001.85


Dick Powers40103111.9761.03
Guy Fletcher38184724.9701.71
Gene Babbitt32227154.9492.91
Clem Dreisewerd311244011.0001.81
Steve LeGault30115812.9862.30
Earl Porter3022622.9330.93
Bud Beasley15226001.0001.87
Herman Pillette153610.9000.60
Larry Kempe9
John Pintar5
James McFaden4Stats for 2 teams
Lou Penrose4
Meado Rossi3
Bob Condon2

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jack Angle28RR5' 11.0"1671916
Gene Babbitt28RR6' 2.0"180Nov 11, 1915Central City, IA, US
Jack Balestreri27RR5' 11.0"170Sep 12, 1916San Francisco, CA, US
Bud Beasley33LL5' 8.0"170Dec 8, 1910Melrose, NM, US
Frank Bowa19RR5' 10.0"155Oct 2, 1924Sacramento, CA, US
Paul Bowa25RR5' 9.0"165Aug 28, 1918Sacramento, CA, US
Bob Condon17RR5' 11.0"165Aug 13, 1926San Francisco, CA, US
William Cox31RRDec 22, 1912Huntingburg, IN, US
Clem Dreisewerd28LL6' 1.0"195Jan 24, 1916Old Monroe, MO, US
James Dunlap25RR5' 11.0"1751919
Tony Firpo24R5' 11.0"1701920
Guy Fletcher33RR6' 0.0"190Aug 23, 1910East Bend, NC, US
Gene Gaviglio18R5' 10.0"170Apr 29, 1926San Francisco, CA, US
Tony Governor40LL5' 11.0"165Aug 31, 1903Clarksburg, CA, US
Ted Greenhalgh22RR5' 8.0"158Dec 1, 1921McCloud, CA, US
Gene Handley29RR5' 10.0"165Nov 25, 1914Kennett, MO, US
Jim Jewell25RR6' 0.0"180Jan 2, 1919WA, US
Larry Kempe24RL6' 4.0"190Jul 6, 1919Hinton, IA, US
Bill Krueger22RR6' 1.0"175May 23, 1922Hickory, NC, US
Steve LeGault29RR6' 6.0"195Oct 10, 1914Richmond, CA, US
Mark Marcucci22RR5' 8.0"200Jun 5, 1922Bozzano, IT
Allen McElreath31LL5' 8.0"160Aug 4, 1912Mobile, AL, US
James McFaden24RR5' 11.0"180Jan 7, 1920MA, US
Otto Meyers30L5' 10.0"165Mar 1, 1914Wauseon, OH, US
Joe Molina24RR5' 9.0"1661920
Lou Penrose18RR6' 0.0"175Sep 6, 1925Sacramento, CA, US
Herman Pillette48RR6' 2.0"190Dec 26, 1895St. Paul, OR, US
John Pintar30RR6' 1.0"170Aug 6, 1913McGill, NV, US
Earl Porter28RR6' 0.0"195Aug 12, 1915Lourle, MT, US
Dick Powers27RR6' 0.0"180Feb 14, 1917Cincinnati, OH, US
Bill Ramsey24RR6' 0.0"175Feb 20, 1920Osceola, AR, US
Forest Rogers26L5' 10.0"175Oct 9, 1917Maiden, NC, US
Joe Rossi23RR6' 1.0"205Mar 13, 1921Oakland, CA, US
Meado Rossi25R210Dec 1, 1918
Mel Serafini25RR5' 9.0"175Dec 5, 1918St. Louis, MO, US
Ted Smith345' 10.0"1651910
Red Steiner29LR6' 0.0"185Jan 7, 1915Los Angeles, CA, US
Jake Suytar26RR6' 5.0"215Jul 10, 1917Ventura, CA, US
Doug Taitt41LR6' 0.0"176Aug 3, 1902Bay City, MI, US
Manny Vias27RR5' 6.0"160Jan 19, 1917San Francisco, CA, US
Ralph Watson255' 10.0"140Jul 3, 1918Orongo, MO, US
Eddie Weigandt31R5' 11.0"177Nov 10, 1912

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