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1947 Topeka Owls

1947 > Class C > 1947 Western Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Winlow Johnson
Represented: Topeka, KS
Ballpark: Owl Ball Park (Topeka, KS), Owl Ball Park (Topeka, KS) and Owl Ball Park (Topeka, KS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1John Alfone21111403972353.241.345139
2Richard Anderson251023801082034.284.384146
3John Bulkley221355111512651.295.372190
4Bob Curley20348511000.129.12911
5Curtis Darnell223512336601.293.36645
6Lee Dodson#23318310202.120.21718
7Ross Grimsley*25399021410.233.30027
8Bob Hegwood*2115366100.167.1947
9Winlow Johnson32458914000.157.15714
10Robert Kehoe1954235601132.255.35383
11Fred Luciano23286917200.246.27519
12Murphy Malattia*291395281614388.305.462244
13Raymond McLean?--91339921120.271.316107
14Butch Nieman*2913647014628629.311.581273
15Arthur Priebe2585340801017.235.332113
16Clayton Sheehan216818942818.222.40276
17Carl Verderame*2526577000.123.1237
18Byron Watkins*2468235821530.349.438103
19Douglas White3191323882301.272.353114
20Chuck Young23248223300.280.31726
20 Players24.9
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Bob Curley201213.4803.5234220.0217112861181.5238.94.8
2Lee Dodson23184.8182.373019220.017374581362431.4057.15.69.91.79
3Ross Grimsley*25199.6793.1635231.0183112811371.3857.15.3
4Winlow Johnson321710.6303.4545232.023911489471.2339.31.8
5Fred Luciano2355.5006.321574.0825652481.75710.05.8
6Carl Verderame*25712.3683.9926151.015710067881.6239.45.2
6 Players25.3
* - 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

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Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
John Alfone21R5' 7.0"160Nov 9, 1925
Richard Anderson25R5' 11.0"1701922
John Bulkley22R5' 10.0"1551925
Bob Curley20RR5' 10.0"180Sep 20, 1926Covington, KY, US
Curtis Darnell22R6' 1.0"1851925
Lee Dodson23SR6' 5.0"205Apr 20, 1924Topeka, KS, US
Ross Grimsley25LL6' 0.0"175Jun 4, 1922Americus, KS, US
Bob Hegwood21L6' 0.0"170Jan 15, 1926Moultrie, GA, US
Winlow Johnson32RR5' 11.0"1701915
Robert Kehoe19R5' 11.0"1701928
Fred Luciano23RR5' 10.0"1751924Bridgeport, CT, US
Murphy Malattia29L5' 10.0"170Oct 17, 1917
Raymond McLean--Unknown
Butch Nieman29LL6' 2.0"195Feb 8, 1918Herkimer, KS, US
Arthur Priebe25R6' 1.0"170Aug 25, 1921
Clayton Sheehan21R6' 1.0"185Aug 13, 1925
Carl Verderame25LL6' 1.0"190Jul 3, 1921New Haven, CT, US
Byron Watkins24L5' 10.0"1651923
Douglas White31R5' 8.0"1581916
Chuck Young23R6' 2.0"175Dec 17, 1923Riverside, NJ, US

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