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1945 St. Paul Saints

1945 > Class AA > 1945 American Association
Overall: 75-76
Scored 713 runs, Allowed 646 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-69

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Ray Blades
Represented: St. Paul, MN
Ballpark: Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN), Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN) and Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1944

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Arnie Berge2689300273317117113432320.260.320.341.66193713Stats for 2 teams
2William Boaz24431151055163106057.
3Ralph Branca191538313400020210.
4Tommy Brown17853443015486133104853338.286.368.449.816135764
5Loy Camp28111917111000012.
6Jack Capelle?--350100000.200.2001
7Louis Cardinal2921646061320030312. for 2 teams
8Glenn Chapman391244734395513526438022742.308.350.405.7561781425
9Slick Coffman341265000001012.
10Gene Corbett*31101616151013006.313.313.563.8759000
11Everett Dannels33230100000.333.3331
12Fats Dantonio2692741120030.407.48113
13Cecil Dunn34102019230002019.
14J. Ford?--210000000.000.0000
15Bill Hart3238156136365090174621816.368.442.8091.250110502
16Eugene Kelly232541395800010212.
17Bud Kimball27148590505101159391229558360.315.413.527.9392661311
18Dick Lanahan*33375753292006019.
19Bill Lewis40902441952457731300478.292.432.374.80673611
20Don Lund2272265247256512703061631.263.308.368.67691102
21Red Marion31116434348578916114448250.256.399.316.7151101313Stats for 2 teams
22Kenneth Mauer*18163326332003062.
23Jack Miller251077010000002.
24Sam Narron3190308292297423355311522.253.292.404.6961181310
25Otho Nitcholas362356524112006009.
26Stan Platek*276021919223468202322219.240.318.302.62058205
27Frank Powaski26163230341003128.
28Martin Radmer#21120000000.000.0000
29Patrick Riley*313101200000.200.2002
30Ernie Rudolph*36152923030000029.
31Edward Scheiwe256418915630499052742123.314.418.468.88673375
32Paul Schoendienst*281274674326113630624882632.315.355.426.781184318
33Howie Schultz22198782193040113334.366.395.451.84737211
34Tom Sunkel*3229675681030040816.
35Robert Tart*232928262200010113.
36Walt Tauscher43612721210000035.
37Carl Tucker24244338561001059.
38Joe Vitter#3412754646880117255544596748.250.348.357.704167638
39Claude Weaver40456853581001096.
40Bill Webb3135625971350140110.220.233.356.58921202Stats for 2 teams
41Henry Welsch*23653110010.200.4002
42Edward Yaeger#2093386330497553023104949.227.332.261.59386234
42 Players28.9151554948797131302260377365262552598.267.345.380.72618551063385
* - 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
1Ralph Branca1965.5453.331514162100.087483764943041.5107.
2Loy Camp2813.2504.9811912156.070353127233021.73211.
3Slick Coffman3400110021.0251361.81010.
4Everett Dannels3301.0004.50210108.0844530001.6259.
5LeRoy Hewette*23001001.01001.0009.00.00.0
6Eugene Kelly2323.4003.04160074.064422540384171.4057.
7Dick Lanahan*33119.5503.733722774152.0155866397684031.6589.
8Jack Miller2511.5007.65100020.020181723112012.1509.
9Otho Nitcholas36116.6472.9022192124143.0139494636492011.2248.
10Ernie Rudolph3637.3004.56151234077.082463948371151.6889.
11Tom Sunkel*32138.6194.022828081170.01778776851340021.5419.
12Robert Tart*23311.2144.55251371083.080574273350211.8438.
13Walt Tauscher4387.5333.986100104.0105494641355171.4049.
14Claude Weaver401510.6003.19452014102186.0185756646543131.2429.
15Bill Webb31811.4215.723117970148.01761009443462111.48010. for 2 teams
16Eugene Werth*26003003.04332.33312.
16 Players32.97576.497151151646
* - 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


Sam Narron783553733.9925.037
Bill Lewis742602865.9803.893
Louis Cardinal2172811.9883.812Stats for 2 teams


Paul Schoendienst114978761689.9859.25
Howie Schultz191569112.9948.68
Arnie Berge10776071.0008.30Stats for 2 teams


Joe Vitter952472571960.9645.31
William Boaz3894103317.9855.18
Edward Scheiwe15233385.8753.73
Arnie Berge12212715.9804.00Stats for 2 teams
Carl Tucker10122045.8893.20


Bud Kimball1471332933130.9322.90
Arnie Berge26293445.9402.42Stats for 2 teams


Tommy Brown801672013041.9254.60
Arnie Berge3862941216.9294.11Stats for 2 teams
Bill Hart38701091223.9374.71


Glenn Chapman119194932.9851.71
Red Marion103175981.9581.79Stats for 2 teams
Edward Yaeger911991175.9682.31
Don Lund70103440.9641.53
Stan Platek511005011.0002.06
Edward Scheiwe3656110.9831.58
Joe Vitter3140240.9131.35
Frank Powaski1093001.0001.20


Walt Tauscher6143112.9720.57
Claude Weaver4543111.9720.78
Dick Lanahan3764330.9421.32
Bill Webb31114313.9821.74Stats for 2 teams
Tom Sunkel2832311.9630.93
Robert Tart2581610.9600.96
Otho Nitcholas2274833.9482.50
Eugene Kelly1632131.8891.50
Ralph Branca1532210.9621.67
Ernie Rudolph15014001.0000.93
Loy Camp11312001.0001.36
Slick Coffman111220.6000.27
Jack Miller1014001.0000.50
Eugene Werth3
Everett Dannels2
LeRoy Hewette1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Arnie Berge26R6' 2.0"1731919
William Boaz24R5' 9.0"1681921
Ralph Branca19RR6' 3.0"220Jan 6, 1926Mount Vernon, NY, US
Tommy Brown17RR6' 1.0"170Dec 6, 1927Brooklyn, NY, US
Loy Camp28RR6' 2.0"1801917
Jack Capelle--Unknown
Louis Cardinal29RR5' 8.0"168Aug 5, 1915St. Paul, MN, US
Glenn Chapman39RR5' 11.0"170Jan 21, 1906Cambridge City, IN, US
Slick Coffman34RR6' 0.0"155Dec 11, 1910Veto, AL, US
Gene Corbett31LR6' 1.0"190Oct 25, 1913Winona, MN, US
Everett Dannels33RR5' 10.0"195Apr 20, 1912
Fats Dantonio26RR5' 8.0"165Dec 31, 1918New Orleans, LA, US
Cecil Dunn34RR5' 11.0"185May 13, 1911Linden, AL, US
J. Ford--Unknown
Bill Hart32RR6' 0.0"175Mar 4, 1913Wiconisco, PA, US
LeRoy Hewette23LL6' 1.0"1951922
Eugene Kelly23RR6' 1.0"175Feb 12, 1922
Bud Kimball27RR5' 9.0"180May 2, 1918Armond, NB, CA
Dick Lanahan33LL6' 0.0"186Sep 27, 1911Washington, DC, US
Bill Lewis40RR5' 9.0"165Oct 15, 1904Ripley, TN, US
Don Lund22RR6' 0.0"200May 18, 1923Detroit, MI, US
Red Marion31RR6' 2.0"175Mar 14, 1914Richburg, SC, US
Kenneth Mauer18L6' 1.0"1851927
Jack Miller25RR6' 1.0"185Jun 9, 1920Portland, OR, US
Sam Narron31RR5' 10.0"180Aug 25, 1913Middlesex, NC, US
Otho Nitcholas36RR6' 0.0"190Sep 13, 1908McKinney, TX, US
Stan Platek27L5' 10.0"1701918
Frank Powaski26R5' 8.0"165May 19, 1919Greensburg, PA, US
Martin Radmer21S5' 11.0"1601924
Patrick Riley31L5' 10.0"165Jul 29, 1913Port Arthur, TX, US
Ernie Rudolph36LR5' 8.0"165Feb 13, 1909Black River Falls, WI, US
Edward Scheiwe25R5' 11.0"1751920
Paul Schoendienst28L6' 1.0"189Nov 14, 1916
Howie Schultz22RR6' 6.0"200Jul 3, 1922St. Paul, MN, US
Tom Sunkel32LL6' 1.0"190Aug 9, 1912Paris, IL, US
Robert Tart23LL5' 11.0"1841922
Walt Tauscher43RR6' 1.0"186Nov 22, 1901LaSalle, IL, US
Carl Tucker24R5' 9.0"1651921
Joe Vitter34S5' 10.0"169Jan 25, 1911New Orleans, LA, US
Claude Weaver40RR5' 11.0"1651905
Bill Webb31RR6' 2.0"180Dec 12, 1913Atlanta, GA, US
Henry Welsch23LL5' 11.0"185Jul 3, 1921St. Paul, MN, US
Eugene Werth26RL5' 6.0"1401919
Edward Yaeger20S5' 8.0"1551925

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