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1949 Philadelphia Athletics (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 81-73 .526
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 726-725 + 1
Roster Continuity 80.74% 7/16
Manager(s): Connie Mack
General Manager:
Location:
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Attendance: 816,514 13/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Earle Mack
Assistant Coach: Al Simmons
Assistant Coach: Earle Brucker
Assistant Coach: Jimmy Dykes
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9757.630--
9658.6231.0
8965.5788.0
8767.56510.0
8173.52616.0
6391.40934.0
53101.34444.0
50104.32547.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
4Sam ChapmanOF33   15458989164244241083480682323.278.367.455822.177.311.2820.8524.5268674
10Elmer ValoOF28   15054786155271258514111193221211.283.413.404817.121.344.2940.27109.4221680
5Ferris Fain1B28   15052581138215378811365101115.263.415.339754.076.349.2870.38175.0178672
1Eddie JoostSS33   14452512813825323812114980446.263.429.453882.190.476.2730.5422.8238682
3Hank Majeski3B32   114448621242659670129234618.277.326.417743.141.203.2760.7949.8187487
12Pete Suder2B33   1184454411924610750123352720.267.306.416722.148.198.2731.5244.5185477
2Wally MosesOF38   11030849851931251351191103.276.381.367748.091.250.2920.37308.0113370
9Mike GuerraC36   9829841791413313037260911.265.346.349695.084.218.2830.7099.3104344
41,18Nellie Fox2B21   882474263620212232961110.255.354.296650.040.170.2650.28--73296
13,15Don WhiteOF30   57169123660010201412044.213.273.249522.036.130.2290.86--42187
6Taffy WrightOF37   5914914352522500166348.235.321.356677.121.228.2340.3874.553172
9,14Joe AstrothC26   55148183641012102113016.243.337.284621.041.189.2670.62--42170
8Buddy RosarC34   3295719200600165033.200.315.221536.021.189.2110.31--21114
22Alex KellnerP24   38927201001000715042.217.273.228501.011.087.2602.14--21103
19Lou BrissieP25   349072421060018064.267.275.311586.044.056.2938.00--2897
20Joe ColemanP26   3379414301500529074.177.226.253479.076.139.2655.8079.02091
25Dick FowlerP28   31775182001101710023.234.298.260558.026.104.2691.43--2086
16,31Tod DavisSS-3B24   3175720011600916031.267.345.333678.067.187.3281.7875.02587
24Carl ScheibP22   47729172001000810022.236.313.264577.028.139.2741.25--1982
30Bobby ShantzP23   33372700020056130.189.302.189491.000.135.2261.20--746
34Augie GalanOF37   12264820000092011.308.486.385871.077.423.3330.22--1036
11,39Hank Biasatti1B27   21246220020085010.083.313.167480.083.417.1050.63--433
17,11Bubba HarrisP23   37240300010005030.125.125.125250.000.000.158----327
11Bobby EstalellaOF38   8202500030012005.250.286.250536.000.050.2782.00--521
21Phil MarchildonP35   760100000003000.167.167.167334.000.000.333----16
23Bill McCahanP28   750100000002000.200.200.200400.000.000.333----15
28,34Jim WilsonP27   230000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
Batting Totals16705123726133121449826803625783493250117160.260.358.369727.109.264.2750.6362.518896023
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
22Alex Kellner24   20123.75382719091245.024312010218129947301.528.930.664.743.450.73
20Joe Coleman26   13143.86333018131240.1249119103121271093101.579.340.454.764.090.86
19Lou Brissie25   16114.28342918053229.12201131092011811810101.488.650.794.644.641.00
25Dick Fowler28   15113.74312815431213.22101088913115432001.528.830.554.841.810.37
24Carl Scheib22   9125.113823112130182.219111710416118433001.699.390.795.802.110.36
30Bobby Shantz23   683.4033741162127.01005048974583001.377.090.645.244.110.78
17,11Bubba Harris23   115.463700017384.19257511242181001.609.861.294.501.930.43
23Bill McCahan28   112.5774001020.223960931001.529.860.003.861.290.33
21Phil Marchildon35   0311.8176001016.024232131922002.6913.501.6910.691.130.11
28,34Jim Wilson27   0014.402000105.07882520002.4012.603.609.003.600.40
36Clem Hausmann29   009.001000001.00110201002.000.000.0018.000.000.00
Batting Totals81734.2326115485869111365135972564210575849033501.558.960.695.003.230.65
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Mike GuerraC953284873.9820.00
Joe AstrothC441632444.9790.00
Buddy RosarC31112912.9920.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ferris Fain1B150127512222194.9840.00
Hank Biasatti1B844214.9790.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Pete Suder2B892032591285.9750.00
Nellie Fox2B77191196768.9820.00
Tod Davis2B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Hank Majeski3B1131172191537.9570.00
Pete Suder3B36377059.9550.00
Tod Davis3B1252016.9620.00
Don White3B42512.8750.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Eddie JoostSS14435244225126.9690.00
Tod DavisSS14262659.9120.00
Pete SuderSS202001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Sam ChapmanOF15445011103.9790.00
Elmer ValoOF150395880.9810.00
Wally MosesOF92169733.9830.00
Don WhiteOF4889410.9890.00
Taffy WrightOF3560520.9700.00
Augie GalanOF9160001.0000.00
Bobby EstalellaOF691011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Alex KellnerP3824594634.9482.02
Carl ScheibP3818262433.9091.48
Bubba HarrisP3784327031.0003.21
Lou BrissieP34229621031.0001.06
Joe ColemanP3324072323.9371.12
Bobby ShantzP331271236051.0003.40
Dick FowlerP31213154615.9842.58
Phil MarchildonP7161310.8002.25
Bill McCahanP72003001.0001.34
Jim WilsonP250000.0000.00
Clem HausmannP1101011.0009.00


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