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1947 Milwaukee Brewers

1947 > Class AAA > 1947 American Association
Overall: 79-75
Scored 775 runs, Allowed 781 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-78

Affiliation: Boston Braves-NL
Manager: Nick Cullop
Represented: Milwaukee, WI
Ballpark: Borchert Field (Milwaukee, WI), Borchert Field (Milwaukee, WI) and Borchert Field (Milwaukee, WI)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1946 / 1948

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Heinz Becker#3113155745790166238119019253.363.472.521.9932381426
2Joseph Bestudik#321154303665910321075915841.281.381.396.7771451215Stats for 2 teams
3Vern Bickford262952452111005049.244.306.267.57312003
4Bob Brady*244617115016316332102117.207.304.347.65152100
5Cy Buker*2934524231110070410.262.326.286.61212106Stats for 2 teams
6Al Dark251496856141211864971066146039.303.367.454.821279529
7James Davis333935313200000414.
8Otto Denning343449418123003077.293.408.366.77415110Stats for 2 teams
9Johnny Dickshot3737110951324100110149.253.349.263.61225301
10Glenn Elliott#272455393600030913.154.327.154.4806016
11Al Epperly*2933716091230030510.
12Raymond Fletcher224121300010.250.2503
13Carden Gillenwater3014659350084156285239248663.312.413.526.9392631407
14John Hennerich28220000000.000.0000
15Jim Hill276152300020.200.2003
16Walt Linden233911810982530070810.
17Wes Livengood36121110210003005.
18Joe Mack#3516615241210212075.231.322.365.68719102
19Max Macon*31621631501746320210912.307.350.353.70353213
20Dick Manville202111000001.0001.0001
21Danny Murtaugh291195314449613415574927648.302.406.405.812180929
22Eugene Nance33401591341936712200198.269.359.381.74051206
23Tommy Neill*2713458552979151294139133946.285.340.429.76922712512
24James Paules*28110000000.000.0000
25Dee Phillips281184474094412411186312941.303.349.394.7431611409
26Ewald Pyle*3629716561011010222.
27Kenneth Raddant25144037471004034.
28Earl Reid*3426464431140040011.250.250.341.59115102
29Skippy Roberge301395805157716227798634737.315.375.447.82223015315
30Steve Roser29151815210001017.
31Buck Ross3230635461330050421.
32Chet Ross30164540591001049.225.311.250.56110010
33Norm Schlueter30541851578322101602528.204.317.229.54636512Stats for 2 teams
34Lefty Wallace*252946366610020612.
35Pete Whisenant17242100110.2501.0004
36Felix Younger222266596142007058.
36 Players29.1156585850977751460235459272128619591.286.366.404.771206112225117
* - 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
1Vern Bickford2695.6433.78291410103143.0131626072694031.4208.
2Cy Buker2988.5005.3134161050139.01781038271521001.79111. for 2 teams
3James Davis3335.3754.943951220113.0114686270804081.6289.
4Glenn Elliott*27145.7373.7824183102138.0149655845751041.4069.
5Al Epperly29147.6673.5830237111176.0179787051751011.3079.
6Ray Janikowski*2601.0004.2060015.0171171480012.06710.
7Eddie Karas28000.001001.000101.0000.
8Aaron Kaye*2300inf1000.01300.00
9Wes Livengood3611.5005.4012361035.04125212081111.74310.
10Dick Manville2001.00030.002003.0810524.33324.
11Ewald Pyle*361012.4554.3228261140177.017010485771195071.3958.
12Earl Reid3479.4385.352617691116.0154776952341011.77611.
13Steve Roser2923.4004.7615643051.062382727310041.74510.
14Buck Ross321013.4355.0930234112159.02001029069640011.69211.
15Owen Scheetz330080014.023451.92914. for 2 teams
16David Sheehan21001005.07422.20012.
17Lefty Wallace*25610.3756.872916351110.0144878462624061.87311.
17 Players30.37975.513156156781
* - 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


Norm Schlueter502213043.9845.025Stats for 2 teams
Bob Brady462052683.9675.026
Walt Linden341431620.9884.687
Felix Younger2073821.9764.050
Kenneth Raddant145412001.0004.710


Heinz Becker13110657313121.9898.69
Joe Mack161239311.9788.25
Max Macon141064215.9827.86


Danny Murtaugh119371351994.9886.07
Skippy Roberge41103107634.9725.12


Dee Phillips104972281424.9593.13
Eugene Nance392972108.9102.59
Joseph Bestudik3824731010.9072.55Stats for 2 teams
Skippy Roberge1383512.9773.31


Al Dark14929045446105.9424.99


Carden Gillenwater1453731684.9802.68
Tommy Neill134240981.9691.86
Skippy Roberge85107721.9831.34
Joseph Bestudik6072220.9741.23Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Dickshot2533010.9711.32
Max Macon23352001.0001.61
Chet Ross1328120.9352.23


James Davis3962011.9630.67
Cy Buker34102811.9741.12Stats for 2 teams
Al Epperly30165625.9732.40
Buck Ross3042431.9030.93
Vern Bickford2983422.9551.45
Lefty Wallace2992030.9061.00
Ewald Pyle28103122.9531.46
Earl Reid2653211.9741.42
Glenn Elliott24412011.0000.67
Steve Roser15310001.0000.87
Wes Livengood121520.7500.50
Owen Scheetz8Stats for 2 teams
Ray Janikowski6
Dick Manville2
Eddie Karas1
Aaron Kaye1
David Sheehan1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Heinz Becker31SR6' 2.0"200Aug 26, 1915Berlin, DE
Joseph Bestudik32SL5' 10.0"170Dec 29, 1914Springfield, IL, US
Vern Bickford26RR6' 0.0"180Aug 17, 1920Hellier, KY, US
Bob Brady24LR6' 1.0"175Nov 8, 1922Lewiston, PA, US
Cy Buker29LR5' 11.0"190Feb 5, 1918Greenwood, WI, US
Al Dark25RR5' 11.0"185Jan 7, 1922Comanche, OK, US
James Davis33RR6' 1.0"1801914
Otto Denning34RR6' 0.0"180Dec 28, 1912Hays, KS, US
Johnny Dickshot37RR6' 0.0"195Jan 24, 1910Waukegan, IL, US
Glenn Elliott27SL5' 10.0"170Nov 11, 1919Sapulpa, OK, US
Al Epperly29LR6' 2.0"194May 7, 1918Glidden, IA, US
Raymond Fletcher22RR5' 10.0"185Jan 17, 1925New York City, NY, US
Carden Gillenwater30RR6' 1.0"175May 13, 1917Riceville, TN, US
John Hennerich28R5' 10.0"172Apr 9, 1919Potosi, MO, US
Jim Hill27RR6' 1.0"195Dec 31, 1919Yuma, AZ, US
Ray Janikowski26LL5' 11.0"1661921
Eddie Karas28RR6' 1.0"1751919
Aaron Kaye23RL5' 11.0"1781924
Walt Linden23RR6' 1.0"190Mar 27, 1924Chicago, IL, US
Wes Livengood36RR6' 2.0"172Jul 18, 1910Salisbury, NC, US
Joe Mack35SL5' 11.0"185Jan 4, 1912Chicago, IL, US
Max Macon31LL6' 3.0"175Oct 14, 1915Pensacola, FL, US
Dick Manville20RR6' 4.0"192Dec 25, 1926Des Moines, IA, US
Danny Murtaugh29RR5' 9.0"165Oct 8, 1917Chester, PA, US
Eugene Nance33RR5' 11.0"180Jun 15, 1914Oklahoma City, OK, US
Tommy Neill27LR6' 2.0"200Nov 7, 1919Hartselle, AL, US
James Paules28L6' 0.0"180Mar 17, 1919York, PA, US
Dee Phillips28RR6' 0.0"176Jun 8, 1919Corsicana, TX, US
Ewald Pyle36LL6' 0.0"175Aug 27, 1910St. Louis, MO, US
Kenneth Raddant25R5' 9.0"1601922
Earl Reid34LR6' 3.0"190Jun 8, 1913Bangor, AL, US
Skippy Roberge30RR5' 11.0"185May 19, 1917Lowell, MA, US
Steve Roser29RR6' 4.0"220Jan 25, 1918Rome, NY, US
Buck Ross32RR6' 2.0"170Feb 3, 1915Norwood, NC, US
Chet Ross30RR6' 1.0"195Apr 1, 1917Buffalo, NY, US
William Sanders19L5' 9.0"1751928
Owen Scheetz33RR6' 0.0"190Dec 24, 1913New Bedford, OH, US
Norm Schlueter30RR5' 10.0"175Sep 25, 1916Belleville, IL, US
David Sheehan21RR6' 3.0"1851926
Lefty Wallace25LL5' 11.0"160Aug 12, 1921Evansville, IN, US
Pete Whisenant17RR6' 2.0"190Dec 14, 1929Asheville, NC, US
Felix Younger22R6' 2.0"1701925

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