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1947 Kansas City Blues

1947 > Class AAA > 1947 American Association
Overall: 93-60
Scored 852 runs, Allowed 697 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-63

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Billy Meyer
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO), Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO) and Municipal Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Hank Bauer24131513457901433251679134958.313.384.510.894233643
2Fred Bradley262861558202006049.364.407.400.80722002
3Tommy Byrne*273384741319620100810.257.329.392.72129202
4Jerry Coleman2213150644660124156657124786.278.352.379.731169849
5Harry Craft3288302267428416643253331.315.392.464.856124811
6Hal Douglas*2253112902124400100215.267.405.311.71728301
7Jim Dyck25112726551003115.
8Charles Haag271433100000002.
9Don Hendrickson332253000000010.
10Frank Hiller26227261101930012146.311.364.361.72422116
11Vern Hoscheit257150200021.133.1332
12Dick Kryhoski*22220000000.000.0000
13Johnny Lucadello#2834113881115310111237.170.342.227.57020102
14Woody Main25442018120000016.
15Cliff Mapes*2515566354210716727112111717119104.308.434.515.949279520
16Cuddles Marshall2230675851010050212.
17Cal McLish#211633303500030210.
18Blas Monaco#31112392284747316374849247.257.455.408.8631163115
19John Moore25792510020.556.6676
20Joe Muffoletto269938034344879955933331.254.321.376.697129713
21Moon Mullen*30144745282009023.
22Gus Niarhos2693307237447611012626222.321.470.380.85090653
23Frank Secory34111210010003021.
24Ken Silvestri#3183305242445812294125846.240.391.417.808101323
25Bud Souchock281365695288615525111799193967.294.343.479.8222531511
26Kent Sterling271075100000023.
27Bud Stewart*3114559052810718933177102165233.358.418.525.942277628
28Odie Strain24125478395558474137176373.213.321.258.57910210020
29Bill Wight*252981655800151621.
30Fred Wolff22161515010000007.
30 Players26.71565838498185213922267896784115729713.279.375.414.7892062953692
* - 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
1Fred Bradley26134.7652.9828215111157.0163705251740021.3639.
2Tommy Byrne*27126.6673.2619180130149.010966541061385031.4436.
3Carl DeRose2442.6675.488801146.049362825191011.6099.
4Charles Haag2711.5004.32120025.025141212131111.4809.
5Don Hendrickson3314.2006.16220038.046312619100021.71110.
6Frank Hiller26155.7503.4522220125175.0193786739701021.3269.
7Tex Hoyle2511.5002.572007.072631.8579.
8Woody Main2576.5384.45442331095.0108564741651021.56810.
9Cuddles Marshall22116.6474.2830253101166.01638879123923061.7238.
10Cal McLish2167.4624.40161236092.0104554542401041.58710.
11John Moore2503.0003.817331026.03315119100011.61511.
12Marius Russo*3241.8006.007513139.054302620140001.89712.
13Kent Sterling*2703.00010.04100026.036352928130012.46212.
14Bill Wight*25169.6402.8529281175199.0202796371751041.3729.
15Fred Wolff*2222.5004.9616652049.057342729211001.75510.
15 Players25.39360.608156156697
* - 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


Gus Niarhos873434929.9954.5112
Ken Silvestri763743796.9795.413


Bud Souchock13610597714142.9888.35
Blas Monaco2015510415.9768.25


Joe Muffoletto962532731567.9725.48
Blas Monaco40109100640.9725.23
Johnny Lucadello256572626.9585.48


Jerry Coleman97881561019.9612.52
Blas Monaco36204972.9081.92
Bud Stewart22214146.9392.82


Odie Strain1252263143289.9444.32
Jerry Coleman4367981328.9273.84


Cliff Mapes1523787122.9702.53
Hank Bauer1202101346.9821.86
Bud Stewart116230941.9842.06
Harry Craft79141411.9931.84
Hal Douglas2341030.9321.78


Woody Main4431320.8890.36
Cuddles Marshall3052021.9260.83
Bill Wight2955341.9352.00
Fred Bradley2852510.9681.07
Don Hendrickson22110001.0000.50
Frank Hiller22133220.9572.05
Tommy Byrne1941731.8751.11
Cal McLish1611512.9411.00
Fred Wolff1611511.9411.00
Charles Haag121421.7140.42
Kent Sterling1018011.0000.90
Carl DeRose8
John Moore7
Marius Russo7
Tex Hoyle2

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Hank Bauer24RR6' 0.0"192Jul 31, 1922East St. Louis, IL, US
Fred Bradley26RR6' 1.0"180Jul 31, 1920Parsons, KS, US
Tommy Byrne27LL6' 1.0"182Dec 31, 1919Baltimore, MD, US
Jerry Coleman22RR6' 0.0"165Sep 14, 1924San Jose, CA, US
Harry Craft32RR6' 1.0"185Apr 19, 1915Ellisville, MS, US
Carl DeRose24RR6' 4.0"225Apr 12, 1923Milaca, MN, US
Hal Douglas22LR5' 9.0"175Aug 12, 1924Statesville, NC, US
Jim Dyck25RR6' 2.0"200Feb 3, 1922Omaha, NE, US
Charles Haag27RR5' 10.0"175Sep 7, 1919
Don Hendrickson33RR6' 2.0"204Jul 14, 1913Kewanna, IN, US
Frank Hiller26RR6' 0.0"200Jul 13, 1920Irvington, NJ, US
Vern Hoscheit25R5' 9.0"190Apr 1, 1922Brunswick, NE, US
Tex Hoyle25RR6' 4.0"170Jul 17, 1921Carbondale, PA, US
Dick Kryhoski22LL6' 2.0"182Mar 24, 1925Leonia, NJ, US
Johnny Lucadello28SR5' 11.0"160Feb 22, 1919Thurber, TX, US
John Mackinson23RR5' 10.0"160Oct 29, 1923Orange, NJ, US
Woody Main25RR6' 3.0"195Feb 12, 1922Delano, CA, US
Cliff Mapes25LR6' 3.0"205Mar 13, 1922Sutherland, NE, US
Cuddles Marshall22RR6' 3.0"200Apr 28, 1925Bellingham, WA, US
Cal McLish21SR6' 0.0"179Dec 1, 1925Anadarko, OK, US
Carmine Melignano21RR6' 0.0"200Jan 12, 1926
Blas Monaco31SR5' 11.0"170Nov 16, 1915San Antonio, TX, US
John Moore25RR5' 11.0"1751922
Joe Muffoletto26R5' 11.0"170Jun 21, 1921
Moon Mullen30LR5' 9.0"165Feb 9, 1917Olympia, WA, US
Gus Niarhos26RR6' 0.0"160Dec 6, 1920Birmingham, AL, US
Marius Russo32RL6' 1.0"190Jul 19, 1914Brooklyn, NY, US
Frank Secory34RR6' 1.0"200Aug 24, 1912Mason City, IA, US
Ken Silvestri31SR6' 1.0"200May 3, 1916Chicago, IL, US
Bud Souchock28RR6' 2.0"203Mar 3, 1919Yatesboro, PA, US
Kent Sterling27RL6' 0.0"1801920Chicago, IL, US
Bud Stewart31LR5' 11.0"160Jun 15, 1916Sacramento, CA, US
Odie Strain24R5' 10.0"175Aug 3, 1922Decatur, IL, US
Bill Wight25LL6' 1.0"180Apr 12, 1922Rio Vista, CA, US
Fred Wolff22RL6' 3.0"220May 9, 1925St. Clair, PA, US

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