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1942 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  93-59   .612
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Joe Cronin
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  730,340
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mike Ryba (39)
Youngest Player:  Johnny Pesky (22)
Longest Tenure:  Joe Cronin (8)
Top Hitter:  Ted Williams (1)
Top Pitcher:  Tex Hughson (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  71.66%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10351.669--
Boston9359.6129.0
St. Louis8269.54319.5
Cleveland7579.48728.0
Detroit7381.47430.0
Chi White Sox6682.44634.0
Washington6289.41139.5
Philadelphia5599.35748.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
25Mace BrownPMLB6-1190RightRight5/21/190933North English,IowaUDFA 

24Bill ButlandPMLB6-5185RightLeft3/22/191824Terre Haute,IndianaUDFA 
15Paul Campbell1BMLB5-10185LeftLeft9/1/191724Paw Creek,North CarolinaUDFA 
14Tom Carey2B-SSMLB5-8170RightRight10/11/190635Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
10Ken ChasePMLB6-2210LeftLeft10/6/191328Oneonta,New YorkUDFA 
23Bill ConroyCMLB6-0185RightRight2/26/191527Bloomington,IllinoisUDFA 
4Joe CroninSSMLB5-11180RightRight10/12/190635San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
7Dom DiMaggioOFMLB5-9168RightRight2/12/191725San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
17Joe DobsonPMLB6-2197RightRight1/20/191725Durant,OklahomaUDFA 
1Bobby Doerr2BMLB5-11175RightRight4/7/191824Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
8Lou FinneyOF-1BMLB6-0180LeftRight8/13/191031Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
12Pete FoxOFMLB5-11165RightRight3/8/190933Evansville,IndianaUDFA 
3Jimmie Foxx1BMLB6-0195RightRight10/22/190734Sudlersville,Maryland1945UDFA PHI
42Andy GilbertOFMLB6-0203RightRight7/18/191427Bradenville,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
21Tex HughsonPMLB6-3198RightRight2/9/191626Buda,TexasUDFA 
29Oscar JuddPMLB6-0180LeftLeft2/14/190834London,OntarioUDFA 
16Tony Lupien1BMLB5-10185LeftLeft4/23/191725Chelmsford,MassachusettsUDFA 
28Dick NewsomePMLB6-0185RightRight12/13/190932Ahoskie,North CarolinaUDFA 
26Skeeter NewsomeSSMLB5-9155RightRight10/18/191031Phenix City,AlabamaUDFA 
11Johnny PeacockCMLB5-11165LeftRight1/10/191032Fremont,North CarolinaUDFA 
6Johnny PeskySS-3BMLB5-9168LeftRight9/27/191922Portland,OregonUDFA 
20Mike RybaPMLB5-11195RightRight6/9/190339DeLancey,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
5Jim Tabor3BMLB6-2175RightRight11/5/191625New Hope,AlabamaUDFA 
18Yank TerryPMLB6-1180RightRight2/11/191131Bedford,IndianaUDFA 
27Charlie WagnerPMLB5-11170RightRight12/3/191229Reading,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
9Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205LeftRight8/30/191823San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jim BrittBroadcaster 
Joe CroninManager 
Tom DalyThird Base Coach 
Tom HusseyBroadcaster 
Frank ShellenbackPitching Coach 
Larry WoodallFirst Base Coach 


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