Duluth Dukes

From BR Bullpen

On July 24, 1948, the team bus of the Duluth Dukes hit a truck near St. Paul, MN en route from Eau Claire, WI to St. Cloud, MN. Manager Red Treadwell, who was driving along with 5 others (4 players) were fatalities in the crash.


Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs
1934 53-64 8th Harry Strong
1935 59-57 3rd Harry Strom
1936 42-73 8th Dick Wade
1937 81-39 1st Dutch Dorman League Champs
1938 72-44 2nd Dutch Dorman League Champs
1939 71-46 2nd Dutch Dorman Lost in 1st round
1940 61-59 5th Joe Davis
1941 63-48 3rd Joe Davis / Howard Taylor Lost League Finals
1942 56-69 6th Eddie Malone
1943 9-10 3rd Bud McPherson Twin Ports League disbanded July 13
1946 30-76 8th Mercer Harris / Gene Sak
1947 60-55 4th Paul Bowa Lost in 1st round
1948 53-61 5th George "Red" Treadwell / Theodore Madjeski
1949 60-66 5th Theodore Madjeski / Russell Rolandson
1950 50-73 7th Russell Rolandson
1951 54-66 7th Orie Arntzen / Ken Blackman
1952 63-59 4th James Trew (6-13) / Ken Blackman (57-46) Lost in 1st round
1953 73-52 2nd Al Todd Lost League Finals
1954 67-70 5th Oscar Khederian / Dick Wade / Danny Litwhiler
1955 45-80 7th Red Treadway / Jimmie Crandall


8/4/48 TSN