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Saturday January 1,1949This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Wayne Belardi1B18.118Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Al BentonP37.289Signed as Free Agent by Tigers. 
Ken Boyer3B-1B17.226Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Pete BurnsideP18.183Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Chico CarrasquelSS20.344Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Foster Castleman3B-SS18.000Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Chuck ChurnP18.334Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Gino CimoliOF19.014Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Jake CrawfordOF20.287Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Ray CroneP17.147Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
Joe Cunningham1B17.127Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Jack CusickSS20.203Returned to Phillies. 
Ryne DurenP19.313Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Roy FaceP20.316Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
Tommy FineP34.083Signed as Free Agent by Browns. 
Maurice FisherP17.319Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
Paul FoytackP18.046Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
Bob FriendP18.038Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
John GablerP18.091Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
George GenoveseH26.313Returned to Hollywood (PCL) after expiration of minor league working agreement. 
Ruben GomezP21.172Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Milt Graff2B18.002Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Alex GrammasSS-3B22.273Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White Sox. 
Mickey GrassoC28.236Returned to Seattle (PCL) after expiration of minor league working agreement. 
Harley GrossmanP18.241Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
Bill HarringtonP21.090Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
Bob HarrisonP18.101Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Al HeistOF21.088Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Ray HerbertP19.017Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
Tom HerrinP19.111Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
Neal Hertweck1B17.040Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Whitey HerzogOF17.053Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Frank HouseC18.317Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
Jim HughesP25.286Returned to Hollywood (PCL) after expiration of minor league working agreement. 
Monte IrvinOF29.310Signed as undrafted Free Agent by Giants. 
Ben JohnsonP17.230Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
Darrell JohnsonC20.129Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Stan Jok3B22.243Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Gordon JonesP18.274Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Eddie KaskoSS-3B16.188Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Skeeter Kell2B19.082Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
Frank Kellert1B24.179Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Steve KralyP19.258Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Danny KravitzC18.011Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Brooks LawrenceP23.336Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
Don Leppert2B18.042Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Stu LocklinOF20.163Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
Jim ManganC19.099Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Mickey MantleOF17.073Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Eddie Mathews3B17.080Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
Stu MillerP21.006Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Don MinnickP17.262Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
Vinegar Bend MizellP18.141Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Rinty MonahanP20.248Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Tom MorganP18.226Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Guy MortonP55.214Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
Don MossiP19.355Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
Ron MrozinskiP18.107Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
Cal NeemanC19.317Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Ron NegrayP18.309Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Chet NicholsP17.313Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
George O'DonnellP19.219Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Bob OldisC20.362Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
Carlos PascualP17.294Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
Stan Pawloski2B17.117Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
Jim PearceP23.206Signed as Free Agent by Senators. 
Jim PendletonOF24.360Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Jim PisoniOF19.140Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Browns. 
Dan PorterOF17.076Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
John PowersOF19.177Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
Dick RandC17.300Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Bill RennaOF24.079Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Jim RobertsonC20.338Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Ed RoebuckP17.182Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
John RomonoskyP19.178Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Charley SchanzP29.207Returned to Seattle (PCL) after expiration of minor league working agreement. 
Willard SchmidtP20.217Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Paul SchramkaOF20.285Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
Harry SimpsonOF-1B23.029Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
Lou SkizasOF-3B16.213Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Dick Smith3B-SS21.164Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Earl SmithOF20.293Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Hal SmithC17.214Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
Hal SmithC18.025Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Bob SpeakeOF-1B18.132Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
Bill StewartOF20.261Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
Dean StoneP18.122Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
Hank Thompson3B23.024Signed as Free Agent by Giants. 
Bob ThurmanOF31.232Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Joe TrimbleP18.081Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
Jack UrbanP20.027Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Fred WatersP21.333Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Sammy WhiteC20.178Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
Bob WieslerP18.141Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Ed WolfeP19.364Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
Bob ZickP21.250Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
Don Zimmer3B-2B17.349Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers.