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1949 New York Giants (MLB)

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W-L Record: 73-81 .474
Rank: 5th in National League
Run Differential: 736-691 + 45
Roster Continuity 83.30% 5/16
Manager(s): Leo Durocher
General Manager: Chub Feeney
Ballpark: Polo Grounds
Attendance: 1,218,446 8/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Frankie Frisch
Assistant Coach: Herman Franks
Assistant Coach: Red Kress
Assistant Coach: Freddie Fitzsimmons
Pitching Coach: Freddie Fitzsimmons
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1949 New York Giants season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    21Hank BehrmanP5-11174R-R281946Not draftedMLB--
    17Roger BowmanP6-0175R-L211949Not draftedMLB--
    7Walker CooperC6-3210R-R341940Not draftedMLB--
    47Dick CullerSS155R-R341936Not draftedMLB--
    3Herman FranksC5-10187L-R351939Not draftedMLB--
    29Augie GalanOF6-0175B-R371934Not draftedMLB--
    20Sid GordonOF-3B5-10185R-R311941Not draftedMLB--
    39Bert Haas1B-3B5-11180R-R351937Not draftedMLB--
    44Andy HansenP6-3190R-R241944Not draftedMLB--
    36Clint HartungP6-4215R-R261947Not draftedMLB--
    12George Hausmann2B5-5145R-R331944Not draftedMLB--
    16,30Kirby HigbeP5-11190R-R341937Not draftedMLB--
    26Bobby Hofman2B-1B5-11175R-R231949Not draftedMLB--
    7Monte IrvinOF6-1195R-R301949Not draftedMLB--
    46Larry JansenP6-2190R-R281947Not draftedMLB--
    37Sheldon JonesP6-0180R-R271946Not draftedMLB--
    32Monte KennedyP6-2185R-L271946Not draftedMLB--
    10Buddy KerrSS6-2180R-R261943Not draftedMLB--
    31Dave KosloP5-11180L-L291941Not draftedMLB--
    24Joe Lafata1B-OF6-0183L-L271947Not draftedMLB--
    8Mickey LivingstonC6-1185R-R341938Not draftedMLB--
    25Whitey Lockman1B-OF6-1175L-R221945UDFAMLB--
    17Jack Lohrke3B-2B6-0180R-R251947Not draftedMLB--
    27Willard MarshallOF6-1205L-R281942Not draftedMLB--
    9,16Pete MilneOF6-1180L-R241948Not draftedMLB--
    15Johnny Mize1B6-2215L-R361936Not draftedMLB--
    22Don MuellerOF6-0185L-R221948Not draftedMLB--
    8Ray MuellerC5-9175R-R371935Not draftedMLB--
    30Ray PoatP6-2200R-R311942Not draftedMLB--
    12Bobby Rhawn3B-SS5-8180R-R301947Not draftedMLB--
    18Bill Rigney2B-3B6-1178R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    28Rudy RuferSS6-0165R-R221949Not draftedMLB--
    16Hank Thompson3B5-9174L-R231947Not draftedMLB--
    23Bobby ThomsonOF6-2185R-R251946Not draftedMLB--
    48Andy TomasicP6-0175R-R291949Not draftedMLB--
    38Red WebbP6-0175L-R241948Not draftedMLB--
    9Wes WestrumC5-11185R-R261947Not draftedMLB--
    -Davey Williams2B5-10160R-R211949Not draftedMLB--
    39Sal YvarsC5-10187R-R251947Not draftedMLB--
    29,47Adrian ZabalaP5-11165L-L321945Not draftedMLB--

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