Biographical Information

Biographical Information
Rk Name Age Debut Last Game Pos Tm WAR Ht Wt B T Birthdate Birthplace Draft/Signing Schools High School Given Name
1Joe Astroth22.346Aug 13May 13, 1956/2HPHA0.95-9187RRSep 1, 1922East Alton, IL, USSigned by the Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1945.University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)Wood River HS (Wood River, IL)Joseph Henry
2Loren Bain22.354Jun 23Jul 4, 1945/1NYG-0.26-0190RRJul 4, 1922Staples, MN, USHerbert Loren
3Dave Bartosch28.035Apr 28Jul 22, 1945H/97STL-0.16-1190RRMar 24, 1917St. Louis, MO, USDavid Robert
4Mel Bosser31.080Apr 29Jun 9, 1945/1CIN0.26-0173RRFeb 8, 1914Johnstown, PA, USMelvin Edward
5Cy Buker27.101May 17Sep 23, 19451BRO0.75-11190LRFeb 5, 1918Greenwood, WI, USUniversity of Wisconsin at Madison (Madison, WI)Greenwood HS (Greenwood, WI)Cyril Owen
6Ken Burkhart28.154Apr 21Sep 25, 19491STL6.86-1190RRNov 18, 1916Knoxville, TN, USCentral HS (Knoxville, TN)Kenneth William
7Joe Buzas25.197Apr 17Jun 28, 1945H6NYY0.16-1180RROct 2, 1919Alpha, NJ, USBucknell University (Lewisburg, PA)Joseph John
8Mitch Chetkovich27.272Apr 19May 6, 1945/1PHI0.06-3208RRJul 21, 1917Fairpoint, OH, USMitchell
9Walt Chipple26.203Apr 17Jun 23, 19458/H97WSH-0.26-0168RRSep 26, 1918Utica, NY, USWalter John
10Loyd Christopher25.110Apr 20May 13, 1947/H8BOS-0.16-2190RRDec 31, 1919Richmond, CA, USRichmond HS (Richmond, CA)Loyd Eugene
11Al Cihocki20.345Apr 17Sep 22, 1945654/HCLE-0.85-11185RRMay 7, 1924Nanticoke, PA, USAlbert Joseph
12Otey Clark29.330Apr 17Sep 30, 19451BOS0.86-1190RRMay 22, 1915Boscobel, WI, USBoscobel HS (Boscobel, WI)William Otis
13Joe Cleary26.244Aug 4Aug 4, 1945/1WSH-0.35-9150RRDec 3, 1918Cork, IECentral Commercial HS (New York, NY)Joseph Christopher
14Jorge Comellas28.133Apr 19May 29, 1945/1CHC-0.16-0190RRDec 7, 1916La Habana, La Habana, CUJorge
15Bill Connelly20.054Aug 22Jun 16, 1953/1PHA-0.96-0175LRJun 29, 1925Alberta, VA, USSigned by the Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1945.Hampden-Sydney College (Hampden-Sydney, VA)Alberta HS (Alberta, VA)William Wirt
16Claude Corbitt30.064Sep 23Aug 21, 1949/5BRO1.45-10170RRJul 21, 1915Sunbury, NC, USDuke University (Durham, NC)Claude Elliott
17Charlie Cozart25.182Apr 17Jun 14, 1945/1BSN-0.56-0190RLOct 17, 1919Lenoir, NC, USCharles Rhubin
18Glenn Crawford31.141Apr 22Apr 22, 1946/H7STL1.85-9165LRDec 2, 1913North Branch, MI, USGlenn Martin
19Jack Creel28.364Apr 22Sep 25, 19451/HSTL0.46-0165RRApr 23, 1916Kyle, TX, USJack Dalton
20Woody Crowson26.220Apr 17Apr 17, 1945/1PHA0.06-2185RRSep 9, 1918Fuquay Springs, NC, USThomas Woodrow
21Gene Crumling23.159Sep 11Sep 29, 1945/2HSTL-0.16-0180RRApr 5, 1922Wrightsville, PA, USWrightsville HS (Wrightsville, PA)Eugene Leon
22Tony Daniels21.166Jun 12Sep 16, 19454/5PHI-1.85-9185RRDec 28, 1923Gastonia, NC, USFrederick Clinton
23Frank Dasso27.234Apr 22Jun 6, 19461CIN0.45-11185RRAug 31, 1917Chicago, IL, USAmerican International College (Springfield, MA)Lane Tech (Chicago, IL)Francis Joseph Nicholas
24Bill DeKoning26.159May 27Jun 9, 1945/2HNYG0.05-11185RRDec 19, 1918Brooklyn, NY, USBoston College (Chestnut Hill, MA)William Callahan
25Vance Dinges29.323Apr 17Sep 15, 19463987/HPHI0.86-2175LLMay 29, 1915Elizabeth, NJ, USVance George
26George Dockins28.000May 5Aug 19, 19471STL2.26-0175LLMay 5, 1917Clyde, KS, USSigned by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1939.George Woodrow
27John Douglas27.219Apr 21May 5, 1945/3HBRO-0.36-2195LLSep 14, 1917Thayer, WV, USUniversity of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)John Franklin
28Larry Drake24.077Jul 20Sep 10, 1948/7PHA-0.16-1195LRMay 4, 1921McKinney, TX, USBaylor University (Waco, TX)Larry Francis
29Slim Emmerich25.227May 14Apr 26, 19461NYG0.06-1170RRSep 29, 1919Allentown, PA, USWilliam Peter
30Cliff Fannin21.112Sep 2Sep 27, 1952/1SLB4.36-0170LRMay 13, 1924Louisa, KY, USSigned by the St. Louis Browns as an amateur free agent in 1942.Clifford Bryson
31Dave Ferriss23.145Apr 29Apr 18, 19501HBOS11.56-2208LRDec 5, 1921Shaw, MS, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1942.Mississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)Shaw HS (Shaw, MS)David Meadow
32Don Fisher29.200Aug 25Sep 30, 1945/1NYG0.76-0210RRFeb 6, 1916Cleveland, OH, USDonald Raymond
33Wally Flager23.165Apr 17Aug 8, 19456/HCIN0.25-11160LRNov 3, 1921Chicago Heights, IL, USWalter Leonard
34Ken Gables26.077Apr 18Apr 20, 19471PIT0.65-11210RRJan 31, 1919Walnut Grove, MO, USKenneth Harlin
35Al Gardella27.126May 17Jul 4, 1945/3H8NYG-0.55-10172LLJan 11, 1918New York, NY, USAlfred Stephen
36Glenn Gardner29.175Jul 19Sep 29, 19451STL0.95-11180RRJan 25, 1916Burnsville, NC, USMiles Glenn
37Steve Gerkin32.175May 13Aug 10, 19451PHA-0.16-1162RRNov 19, 1912Grafton, WV, USStephen Paul
38Al Gettel27.215Apr 20Sep 12, 19551NYY1.86-3200RRSep 17, 1917Norfolk, VA, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1936.Kempsville HS (Virginia Beach, VA)Allen Jones
39Don Grate21.313Jul 6Sep 28, 1946/1HPHI-0.36-2180RRAug 27, 1923Greenfield, OH, USThe Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)McClain HS (Greenfield, OH)Donald
40Pete Gray30.042Apr 17Sep 30, 194578HSLB-0.96-1169LLMar 6, 1915Nanticoke, PA, USPeter J.
41Garvin Hamner21.030Apr 17Jun 7, 19454/6H5PHI-0.85-11172RRMar 18, 1924Richmond, VA, USRichmond HS (Richmond, VA)Wesley Garvin
42Earl Harrist26.120Aug 18Jun 18, 19531CIN-0.26-0175RRApr 20, 1919Dubach, LA, USSigned by the Cincinnati Reds as an amateur free agent in 1938.Earl
43Don Hasenmayer18.028May 2Sep 29, 1946/45PHI-0.45-10180RRApr 4, 1927Roslyn, PA, USAbington HS (Abington, PA)Donald Irvin
44Ray Hathaway28.189Apr 20Jun 3, 1945/1BRO-0.26-0165RROct 13, 1916Greenville, OH, USGreenville HS (Greenville, OH)Ray Wilson
45Randy Heflin26.271Jun 9Jun 12, 19461BOS-0.36-0185LRSep 11, 1918Fredericksburg, VA, USFredericksburg HS (Fredericksburg, VA)Randolph Rutherford
46Don Hendrickson31.355Jul 4Apr 24, 19461BSN-0.86-2204RRJul 14, 1913Kewanna, IN, USDonald William
47Johnny Hetki23.125Sep 14Sep 22, 1954/1CIN4.56-1202RRMay 12, 1922Leavenworth, KS, USJohn Edward
48Ken Holcombe26.247Apr 27May 10, 19531NYY2.05-11169RRAug 23, 1918Burnsville, NC, USKenneth Edward
49Art Houtteman17.265Apr 29Sep 22, 19571DET11.56-2188RRAug 7, 1927Detroit, MI, USSigned by the Detroit Tigers as an amateur free agent in 1945.Detroit Catholic Central HS (Novi, MI)Arthur Joseph
50Earl Jones26.025Jul 6Sep 10, 19451SLB0.65-10190LLJun 11, 1919Fresno, CA, USRoosevelt HS (Fresno, CA)Earl Leslie
51Russ Kerns24.281Aug 18Aug 18, 1945/HDET0.06-0188LRNov 10, 1920Fremont, OH, USRussell Eldon
52Dick Kimble30.024Aug 20Sep 18, 19456/HWSH0.25-9160LRJul 27, 1915Buchtel, OH, USOhio University (Athens, OH)Richard Lewis
53Ernie Kish27.173Jul 29Sep 23, 1945H79/8PHA-0.45-9170LRFeb 6, 1918Washington, DC, USOhio University (Athens, OH)Ernest Alexander
54Lou Knerr23.239Apr 17Jun 7, 19471/HPHA-2.66-1210RRAug 21, 1921Denver, PA, USMuhlenberg College (Allentown, PA)Wallace Luther
55Ty LaForest28.108Aug 4Sep 30, 19455/7H9BOS0.55-9165RRApr 18, 1917Edmundston, NB, CAWaltham HS (Waltham, MA)Byron Joseph
56Roy Lee27.360Sep 23Sep 29, 1945/1NYG-0.55-11175LLSep 28, 1917Elmira, NY, USWashington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO), Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, OH)Roy Edwin
57Izzy Leon34.168Jun 21Sep 16, 19451PHI-0.15-10160RRJan 4, 1911Cruces, Las Villas, CUIsidoro
58Al Libke26.219Apr 19Sep 29, 1946*97H/13CIN1.46-4215LRSep 12, 1918Tacoma, WA, USStadium HS (Tacoma, WA)Albert Walter
59Whitey Lockman18.345Jul 5Jun 24, 19608NYG19.26-1175LRJul 25, 1926Lowell, NC, USSigned by the New York Giants as an amateur free agent in 1943.Gastonia HS (Gastonia, NC)Carroll Walter
60Vic Lombardi22.210Apr 18Sep 24, 19501/HBRO11.25-7158LLSep 20, 1922Reedley, CA, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1941.Tulare HS (Tulare, CA)Victor Alvin
61Art Lopatka26.107Sep 12Jul 1, 1946/1STL-0.25-10170BLMay 28, 1919Chicago, IL, USUniversity of Chicago (Chicago, IL)Austin HS (Chicago, IL)Arthur Joseph
62Don Lund22.044Jul 1Jul 29, 1954/HBRO-1.66-0200RRMay 18, 1923Detroit, MI, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1945.University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)Southeastern HS (Detroit, MI)Donald Andrew
63Joe Mack33.103Apr 17Jul 4, 19453/HBSN-0.35-11185BLJan 4, 1912Chicago, IL, USJoseph John
64Sal Maglie28.105Aug 9Aug 31, 19581/HNYG30.56-2180RRApr 26, 1917Niagara Falls, NY, USNiagara University (Lewiston, NY)Salvatore Anthony
65Bob Maier29.224Apr 17Sep 20, 1945*5/7HDET-0.25-8180RRSep 5, 1915Dunellen, NJ, USRobert Phillip
66Dick Mauney25.138Jun 13Jun 22, 19471/HPHI3.55-11164RRJan 26, 1920Concord, NC, USRichard
67Howie McFarland35.131Jul 16Aug 16, 1945/H97WSH-0.26-0175RRMar 7, 1910El Reno, OK, USHoward Alexander
68Carl McNabb28.085Apr 20Apr 20, 1945/HDET0.05-9155RRJan 25, 1917Stevenson, AL, USCarl Mack
69Ray Medeiros18.351Apr 25Apr 25, 1945/HCIN0.05-10163RRMay 9, 1926Oakland, CA, USRay Antone
70Ed Mierkowicz21.178Aug 31Apr 19, 1950/7HDET-0.56-4205RRMar 6, 1924Wyandotte, MI, USSigned by the Detroit Tigers as an amateur free agent in 1944.Roosevelt HS (Wyandotte, MI)Edward Frank
71Mike Modak23.047Jul 4Sep 29, 19451CIN-0.35-10195RRMay 18, 1922Campbell, OH, USYoungstown State University (Youngstown, OH), Indiana University Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)Michael
72Bitsy Mott26.309Apr 17Sep 30, 194564/5PHI-1.05-8155RRJun 12, 1918Arcadia, FL, USElisha Matthew
73Tommy Nelson27.351Apr 17Sep 30, 194554/HBSN-1.65-11180RRMay 1, 1917Chicago, IL, USThomas Cousineau
74Otho Nitcholas36.217Apr 18Jun 3, 1945/1BRO-0.36-0190RRSep 13, 1908McKinney, TX, USOtho James
75Reggie Otero29.360Sep 2Sep 29, 1945/3HCHC0.06-0165LRSep 7, 1915La Habana, La Habana, CURegino Jose
76Erv Palica17.071Apr 21Sep 24, 1956/HBRO7.46-1180RRFeb 9, 1928Lomita, CA, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1945.Narbonne HS (Harbor City, CA)Ervin Martin
77Frank Papish27.199May 8Jun 27, 19501CHW4.56-2192RLOct 21, 1917Pueblo, CO, USFrank Richard
78Lee Pfund25.193Apr 21Jul 5, 19451BRO-1.26-1185RROct 10, 1919Oak Park, IL, USUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)York Community HS (Elmhurst, IL)Leroy Herbert
79Jack Phillips26.050Jul 13Jul 31, 1945/1HNYG0.06-1185RRMay 24, 1919St. Louis, MO, USJohn Stephen
80Nick Picciuto23.257May 11Sep 30, 19455/4HPHI-1.35-8165RRAug 27, 1921Newark, NJ, USMichigan State University (East Lansing, MI)Nicholas Thomas
81Billy Pierce18.060Jun 1Oct 3, 1964/1DET53.35-10160LLApr 2, 1927Detroit, MI, USSigned by the Detroit Tigers as an amateur free agent in 1945.Highland Park HS (Highland Park, MI)Walter William
82Marino Pieretti24.208Apr 19Oct 1, 19501WSH-2.55-7153RRSep 23, 1920Lucca, Toscana, ITMarino Paul
83Bill Ramsey25.058Apr 19Sep 30, 1945H78BSN-0.36-0175RRFeb 20, 1920Osceola, AR, USUniversity of Florida (Gainesville, FL)William Thrace
84Danny Reynolds25.181May 26Sep 25, 194564/HCHW-0.45-11158RRNov 26, 1919Stony Point, NC, USDaniel Vance
85Del Rice22.187May 2Aug 31, 19612/HSTL4.76-2190RROct 27, 1922Portsmouth, OH, USSigned by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1941.Portsmouth HS (Portsmouth, OH)Delbert W.
86Armando Roche18.154May 10Jun 5, 1945/1WSH-0.16-0190RRDec 7, 1926La Habana, La Habana, CUArmando
87Bob Rothel21.217Apr 22Apr 29, 1945/5CLE0.05-10170RRSep 17, 1923Columbia Station, OH, USRobert Burton
88Ernie Rudolph36.123Jun 16Jul 6, 1945/1BRO-0.45-8165LRFeb 13, 1909Black River Falls, WI, USErnest William
89Bill Salkeld28.041Apr 18Apr 21, 19502HPIT7.75-10190LRMar 8, 1917Pocatello, ID, USWilliam Franklin
90Dee Sanders24.126Aug 12Aug 13, 1945/1SLB-0.36-3195RRApr 8, 1921Quitman, TX, USUniversity of Oklahoma (Norman, OK)Indianola HS (Indianola, OK)Dee Wilman
91Hal Schacker20.033May 9Jun 14, 1945/1BSN-0.36-0190RRApr 6, 1925Brooklyn, NY, USHarold
92Mike Schemer27.261Aug 8Apr 24, 19463/HNYG0.66-0180LLNov 20, 1917Baltimore, MD, USUniversity of Miami (Coral Gables, FL)Michael
93Red Schoendienst22.074Apr 17Jul 7, 1963*7H6/4STL44.26-0170BRFeb 2, 1923Germantown, IL, USSigned by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1942.Albert Fred
94Lefty Scott29.335Jun 15Jul 12, 1945/1PHI0.16-0165RLJul 15, 1915Roswell, NM, USMarshall
95Bert Shepard25.037Aug 4Aug 4, 1945/1WSH0.05-11185LLJun 28, 1920Dana, IN, USClinton HS (Clinton, IN)Bert Robert
96Vince Shupe23.285Jun 17Sep 30, 19453/HBSN-1.05-11180LLSep 5, 1921East Canton, OH, USVincent William
97Elmer Singleton27.055Aug 20Aug 1, 1959/1BSN0.56-2174RRJun 26, 1918Ogden, UT, USSigned by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1940.Bert Elmer
98Dick Sipek22.102Apr 28Sep 29, 1945H97CIN-0.25-9170LRJan 16, 1923Chicago, IL, USIllinois School for the Deaf (Jacksonville, IL)Richard Francis
99Mayo Smith30.158Jun 24Sep 27, 194578/H9PHA-0.76-0183LRJan 17, 1915New London, MO, USEdward Mayo
100Charlie Sproull26.100Apr 19Sep 21, 19451PHI-1.76-3185RRJan 9, 1919Taylorsville, GA, USCharles William
101Ben Steiner23.263Apr 17Apr 21, 19474/HBOS1.25-11165LRJul 28, 1921Alexandria, VA, USNorth Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC)Benjamin Saunders
102Red Steiner30.124May 11Sep 29, 1945/H2CLE0.06-0185LRJan 7, 1915Los Angeles, CA, USJefferson HS (Los Angeles, CA)James Harry
103Ed Stevens20.189Jul 20Oct 1, 19503/HBRO3.06-1190LLJan 12, 1925Galveston, TX, USSigned by the Brooklyn Dodgers as an amateur free agent in 1941.Edward Lee
104Dick Stone33.264Aug 26Sep 2, 1945/1WSH0.25-9153LLDec 5, 1911Oklahoma City, OK, USOklahoma City University (Oklahoma City, OK)Northwest Classen HS (Oklahoma City, OK)Charles Richard
105Jackie Tobin24.102Apr 20Sep 30, 19455/H48BOS-0.16-0165LRJan 8, 1921Oakland, CA, USSaint Mary's College of California (Moraga, CA)John Patrick
106Mike Ulicny27.219May 5Jun 22, 1945/H2BSN0.25-9165RRSep 28, 1917Greenwald, PA, USMichael Edward
107Vince Ventura28.020May 8Jun 15, 19457/H9WSH-0.66-1190RRApr 18, 1917New York, NY, USVincent
108Ed Walczak29.347Sep 3Sep 30, 19454/H6PHI-0.55-11180RRSep 21, 1915Arctic, RI, USNorwich Free Academy (Norwich, CT)Edwin Joseph
109Norm Wallen27.066Apr 20Apr 24, 1945/5BSN-0.25-11175RRFeb 13, 1918Milwaukee, WI, USNorman Edward
110Fred Walters32.225Apr 17Aug 9, 19452/HBOS0.16-1210RRSep 4, 1912Laurel, MS, USMississippi State University (Mississippi State, MS)Fred James
111Herm Wehmeier18.201Sep 7Jul 23, 1958/1HCIN6.16-2185RRFeb 18, 1927Cincinnati, OH, USSigned by the Cincinnati Reds as an amateur free agent in 1945.Western Hills HS (Cincinnati, OH)Herman Ralph
112Elmer Weingartner26.249Apr 19Sep 28, 19456CLE-0.35-11178RRAug 13, 1918Cleveland, OH, USElmer William
113Milt Welch20.314Jun 5Jun 5, 1945/2DET-0.15-10175RRJul 26, 1924Farmersville, IL, USMilton Edward
114Stan Wentzel28.253Sep 23Sep 30, 1945/8BSN-0.16-1200RRJan 13, 1917Lorane, PA, USStanley Aaron
115Ed Wheeler29.330Apr 19Sep 22, 1945H56/4CLE-0.55-9160RRMay 24, 1915Los Angeles, CA, USLoyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)Venice HS (Los Angeles, CA)Edward Raymond
116Bob Whitcher28.113Aug 20Sep 18, 1945/1HBSN0.35-8165LLApr 29, 1917Berlin, NH, USSigned by the Boston Braves as an amateur free agent in 1945.Robert Arthur
117Barney White21.345Jun 5Jun 16, 1945/H56BRO0.05-11186RRJun 25, 1923Paris, TX, USUniversity of Tulsa (Tulsa, OK)William Barney
118Papa Williams31.276Apr 19Jul 8, 1945H/3CLE-0.16-1200RRJul 17, 1913Meridian, MS, USFred
119Jim Wilson23.057Apr 18Sep 14, 19581/HBOS11.56-1200RRFeb 20, 1922San Diego, CA, USSigned by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1943.San Diego State University (San Diego, CA)James Alger
120Walter Wilson31.144Apr 17Sep 10, 19451DET-0.76-4190LRNov 24, 1913Glenn, GA, USWalter Wood
121Ed Wright26.075Jul 29Sep 4, 19521BSN2.26-1180RRMay 15, 1919Dyersburg, TN, USHenderson Edward
122Adrian Zabala28.350Aug 11Sep 24, 19491NYG-0.25-11165LLAug 26, 1916San Antonio de los Banos, CUAdrian
123Jose Zardon21.333Apr 18Sep 16, 194587H/9WSH0.46-0150RRMay 20, 1923La Habana, La Habana, CUJose Antonio
124Roy Zimmerman31.348Aug 27Sep 30, 19453/H9NYG0.36-2187LLSep 13, 1913Pine Grove, PA, USRoy Franklin

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