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1948 Savannah Indians

1948 > Class A > 1948 South Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: Philadelphia Athletics-AL
Manager: Eric McNair
Represented: Savannah, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1947 / 1949

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Dick Adams 28 91 332 91 11 3 11 .274 .425 141
2 Earle Brucker* 22 44 101 24 5 0 2 .238 .347 35
3 Moe Burtschy 26 36 75 8 1 1 0 .107 .147 11
4 Harry Byrd 23 42 70 11 2 0 0 .157 .186 13
5 Thomas Clayton 23 55 163 42 9 1 6 .258 .436 71
6 Pat Cooper 30 13 49 12 2 1 0 .245 .327 16
7 Harry Desert 25 28 40 3 1 0 0 .075 .100 4
8 Tony Foti 30 41 73 13 2 0 0 .178 .205 15
9 Dick Hildreth 24 23 26 2 0 0 0 .077 .077 2
10 Bill Hockenbury 23 62 198 38 5 1 1 .192 .242 48
11 Alex Kellner 23 17 45 4 0 0 0 .089 .089 4
12 Emil Kreshka* 28 102 327 79 11 5 0 .242 .306 100
13 William LaFrance 25 30 81 20 4 2 2 .247 .420 34
14 Harold Leach? -- 26 63 12 1 0 0 .190 .206 13
15 Plaskie McCree 22 16 6 1 0 0 0 .167 .167 1
16 Ed Mutryn 25 103 313 83 21 9 4 .265 .428 134
17 Hilliard Nance 29 141 547 124 23 4 1 .227 .289 158
18 Tony Napoles 23 11 13 3 0 0 0 .231 .231 3
19 James Reggio# 26 120 431 105 13 7 6 .244 .348 150
20 Freddie Rossetti* 23 145 542 153 19 6 0 .282 .339 184
21 Sanford Silverstein 23 28 47 14 2 1 0 .298 .383 18
22 Joseph Socey* 29 28 81 18 4 0 3 .222 .383 31
23 Robert Stewart 22 33 90 18 3 0 1 .200 .267 24
24 George Suder 22 20 71 13 0 0 0 .183 .183 13
25 Ed Sudol 27 35 119 29 5 1 1 .244 .328 39
26 John Vernillo 27 136 496 150 16 3 6 .302 .383 190
26 Players 25.8
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Moe Burtschy 26 16 15 .516 3.61 36 252.0 217 118 101 139 1.413 7.8 5.0
2 Harry Byrd 23 15 15 .500 4.09 42 233.0 223 140 106 101 1.391 8.6 3.9
3 Harry Desert 25 4 9 .308 5.38 28 117.0 130 88 70 52 1.556 10.0 4.0
4 Tony Foti 30 11 16 .407 3.53 39 227.0 196 108 89 117 1.379 7.8 4.6
5 Dick Hildreth 24 3 6 .333 5.78 16 67.0 83 54 43 32 1.716 11.1 4.3
6 Alex Kellner* 23 9 3 .750 2.73 15 112.0 79 42 34 42 1.080 6.3 3.4
7 Plaskie McCree 22 16
8 Tony Napoles 23 10
9 Sanford Silverstein 23 0 8 .000 5.49 22 82.0 105 58 50 38 1.744 11.5 4.2
9 Players 25.0
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Byrd 42
Tony Foti 39
Moe Burtschy 36
Harry Desert 28
Sanford Silverstein 22
Dick Hildreth 16
Plaskie McCree 16
Alex Kellner 15
Tony Napoles 10

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dick Adams 28 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 8, 1920 Tuolumne, CA, US
Earle Brucker 22 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 25, 1925 Los Angeles, CA, US
Moe Burtschy 26 R R 6' 3.0" 208 Apr 18, 1922 Cincinnati, OH, US
Harry Byrd 23 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Feb 3, 1925 Darlington, SC, US
Thomas Clayton 23 R 5' 11.0" 175 1925
Carl Cooper 31 L 6' 2.0" 190 1917
Pat Cooper 30 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Nov 26, 1917 Albemarle, NC, US
Harry Desert 25 R R 6' 2.0" 178 Sep 12, 1922
Tony Foti 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1917 Newark, NJ, US
Dick Hildreth 24 R R 5' 9.0" 160 May 10, 1924 Worcester, MA, US
Bill Hockenbury 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1925
Alex Kellner 23 R L 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 26, 1924 Tucson, AZ, US
Emil Kreshka 28 L 6' 1.0" 180 1920
William LaFrance 25 R 5' 11.0" 190 1923
Harold Leach -- Unknown
Plaskie McCree 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1926
Ed Mutryn 25 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Dec 7, 1922 Cleveland, OH, US
Hilliard Nance 29 R 5' 11.0" 151 1919
Tony Napoles 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1925
Bill Peterman 27 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 20, 1921 Philadelphia, PA, US
James Reggio 26 S 5' 9.0" 170 1922
Freddie Rossetti 23 L 5' 10.0" 185 1925 Medway, MA, US
Sanford Silverstein 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1925
Joseph Socey 29 L 5' 9.0" 175 1919
Robert Stewart 22 R 5' 10.0" 175 1926
George Suder 22 R 5' 10.0" 160 1926
Ed Sudol 27 R 6' 3.0" 193 Sep 13, 1920 Passaic, NJ, US
John Vernillo 27 R 5' 10.0" 174 1921

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