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1947 NEW YORK GIANTS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  New York,NY
Team Record:  81-73   .526
Result:   4th in National League
Manager(s):  Mel Ott
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Polo Grounds
Attendance:  1,600,793
Playoffs:  -

New York Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ernie Lombardi (39)
Youngest Player:  Whitey Lockman (20)
Longest Tenure:  Mel Ott (22)
Top Hitter:  Johnny Mize (2)
Top Pitcher:  Larry Jansen (5)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  75.37%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9460.610--
St. Louis8965.5785.0
Boston8668.5588.0
NY Giants8173.52613.0
Cincinnati7381.47421.0
Chi Cubs6985.44825.0
Philadelphia6292.40332.0
Pittsburgh6292.40332.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
37Woody AbernathyPMLB6-0170LeftLeft2/1/191532Forest City,North CarolinaUDFA 

38Hub AndrewsPMLB6-0170RightRight8/31/192224Burbank,OklahomaUDFA 
39Bill AyersPMLB6-1185RightRight9/27/191927Newnan,GeorgiaUDFA 
33Joe BeggsPMLB6-1182RightRight11/4/191036Rankin,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
12Buddy Blattner2BMLB6-0180RightRight2/8/192027St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
40Mike BudnickPMLB6-1200RightRight9/15/191927Astoria,OregonUDFA 
33Bob CarpenterPMLB6-3195RightRight12/12/191729Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
13,14Mort CooperPMLB6-2210RightRight3/2/191334Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
5Walker CooperCMLB6-3210RightRight1/8/191532Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
21Gary GearhartOFMLB5-11180RightLeft8/10/192323New Lebanon,OhioUDFA 
20Sid GordonOF-3BMLB5-10185RightRight8/13/191729Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
44Andy HansenPMLB6-3190RightRight11/12/192422Lake Worth,FloridaUDFA 
23Clint HartungPMLB6-4215RightRight8/10/192224Hondo,TexasUDFA 
30,35Hooks IottPMLB6-2200BothLeft12/3/191927Mountain Grove,MissouriUDFA 
46Larry JansenPMLB6-2190RightRight7/16/192026Verboort,OregonUDFA 
39Sheldon JonesPMLB6-0180RightRight2/2/192225Tecumseh,NebraskaUDFA 
32Monte KennedyPMLB6-2185RightLeft5/11/192225Amelia,VirginiaUDFA 
10Buddy KerrSSMLB6-2180RightRight11/6/192224Astoria,New YorkUDFA 
31Dave KosloPMLB5-11180LeftLeft3/31/192027Menasha,WisconsinUDFA 
24Joe Lafata1B-OFMLB6-0183LeftLeft8/3/192125Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
8Mickey LivingstonCMLB6-1185RightRight11/15/191432Newberry,South CarolinaUDFA 
25,28Whitey Lockman1B-OFMLB6-1175LeftRight7/25/192620Lowell,North CarolinaUDFA 
16Jack Lohrke3B-2BMLB6-0180RightRight2/25/192423Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
6Ernie LombardiCMLB6-3230RightRight4/6/190839Oakland,CaliforniaUDFA 
27Willard MarshallOFMLB6-1205LeftRight2/8/192126Richmond,VirginiaUDFA 
15Johnny Mize1BMLB6-2215LeftRight1/7/191334Demorest,GeorgiaUDFA 
4Mel OttOFMLB5-9170LeftRight3/2/190938Gretna,LouisianaUDFA 
-Mario PiconePMLB5-11180RightRight7/5/192620Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
30Ray PoatPMLB6-2200RightRight12/19/191729Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
-Bobby Rhawn3B-SSMLB5-8180RightRight2/13/191928Catawissa,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
18Bill Rigney2B-3BMLB6-1178RightRight1/29/191829Alameda,CaliforniaUDFA 
35Junior ThompsonPMLB6-1185RightRight6/7/191730Latham,IllinoisUDFA 
19Bobby ThomsonOFMLB6-2185RightRight10/25/192323Glasgow,ScotlandUDFA 
34Ken TrinklePMLB6-1175RightRight12/15/191927Paoli,IndianaUDFA 
30Bill VoisellePMLB6-4200RightRight1/29/191928Greenwood,South CarolinaUDFA 
9Bennie WarrenCMLB6-1184RightRight3/2/191235Elk City,OklahomaUDFA 
-Wes WestrumCMLB5-11185RightRight11/28/192224Clearbrook,MinnesotaUDFA 
28Fuzz WhiteOFMLB6-0175LeftRight6/27/191829Springfield,MissouriUDFA 
17Mickey Witek2B-SSMLB5-10170RightRight12/19/191531Luzerne,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
14Babe Young1BMLB6-2185LeftLeft7/1/191531Astoria,New YorkUDFA 
7Sal YvarsCMLB5-10187RightRight2/20/192423New York,New YorkUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Steve EllisBroadcaster 
Frankie FrischBroadcaster 
Hank GowdyAssistant Coach 
Travis JacksonAssistant Coach 
Red KressAssistant Coach 
Mel OttManager 


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