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Sunday, January 1,1950

Sunday, January 1,1950

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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ken Aspromonte Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick Aylward -- Hist Unknown transaction
Ed Bailey Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Tennessee)
Bobby Balcena St. Louis Browns Hist Unknown transaction
Bruce Barmes Washington Senators I Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Indiana HS)
John Baumgartner Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Lou Berberet New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Santa Clara)
Don Bessent New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bud Black St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as undrafted free agent
Gary Blaylock St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Bowman Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Napa Valley JC)
Bob Boyd Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Eddie Bressoud New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Brideweser New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (USC)
Harry Bright Chicago Cubs Hist Unknown transaction
Bill Bruton Boston Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Alabama HS)
George Bullard Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Bunning Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Andy Carey New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Cerv New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Neil Chrisley Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Coles Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Glenn Cox Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent
Roger Craig Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bobby Del Greco Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Roy Dietzel Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jack Dittmer Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dutch Dotterer Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal Erickson -- Hist Returned to Quebec (Canadian-American)
Mike Fornieles Washington Senators I Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Art Fowler Boston Braves Hist Unknown transaction
Gabe Gabler Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick Gernert Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tommy Giordano -- Hist Returned to Augusta (South Atlantic)
Tommy Giordano Washington Senators I Hist Selected from Augusta (South Atlantic) by Washington Senators I in Minor League Draft
John Glenn Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Georgia HS)
Glen Gorbous Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Unknown transaction
Charlie Gorin Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Johnny Gray New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Rollins)
Don Gross Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bert Hamric Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Harmon -- Hist Returned to Olean (PONY)
Gail Harris New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Hazle Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Woffford)
Al Heist -- Hist Unknown transaction
Rudy Hernandez New York Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Dave Hillman Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Billy Hoeft Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Wisconsin HS)
Bob Hooper -- Hist Returned to Buffalo (International)
Bob Hooper Philadelphia Athletics Hist Selected from Buffalo (International) by Philadelphia Athletics in Minor League Draft
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Dick Hoover Boston Braves Hist Selected from Atlanta (Southern Association) by Boston Braves in Minor League Draft
Dixie Howell New York Giants Hist Sold by Cincinnati Reds to New York Giants
Eddie Kasko -- Hist Unknown transaction
Sam Jones Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent
Thornton Kipper Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Wisconsin)
Joe Kirrene Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ron Kline Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Pennsylvania HS)
Clyde Kluttz St. Louis Browns Hist Unknown transaction
Bill Koski Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jerry Lane Washington Senators I Hist Selected from Wellsville (PONY) by Washington Senators I in Minor League Draft
Norm Larker Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Unknown transaction
Frank Lary Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Angelo Lipetri Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Chuck Locke St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Joe Margoneri New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Markland -- Hist Returned to Buffalo (International)
Gene Markland Philadelphia Athletics Hist Selected from Buffalo (International) by Philadelphia Athletics in Minor League Draft
Jim Marshall Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Wayne McLeland -- Hist Unknown transaction
Don McMahon Boston Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New York HS)
Glenn Mickens Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Wally Moon St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Texas A&M)
Joe Murray Philadelphia Athletics Hist Selected from West Palm Beach (Florida International) by Philadelphia Athletics in Minor League Draft
Charlie Neal Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ron Necciai Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Stan Palys Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hardy Peterson Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Eddie Phillips St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
George Piktuzis Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Stan Pitula Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New Jersey HS)
Herb Plews New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dave Pope Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
John Powers Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Unknown transaction
Eric Rodin New York Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tony Roig Washington Senators I Hist Unknown transaction
Bob Roselli Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Frank Sacka Cleveland Indians Hist Unknown transaction
Ray Shearer Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Norm Sherry Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (New York HS)
Al Sima Washington Senators I Hist Sold by New York Giants to Washington Senators I
Bill Skowron New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Paul Smith Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Snyder Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Daryl Spencer New York Giants Hist Sold by Pauls Valley (Sooner State) to New York Giants
Joe Stanka Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ebba St. Claire Boston Braves Hist Selected from Atlanta (Southern Association) by Boston Braves in Minor League Draft
Bob Stephenson St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Oklahoma)
El Tappe New York Yankees Hist Unknown transaction
Ted Tappe Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Washington State)
Willie Tasby St. Louis Browns Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Don Taussig New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jake Thies Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Unknown transaction
Bob Thorpe Boston Braves Hist Unknown transaction
Faye Throneberry Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick Tomanek Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Trowbridge Boston Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tom Umphlett Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Vito Valentinetti Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Verble Boston Braves Hist Selected from Atlanta (Southern Association) by Boston Braves in Minor League Draft
Bill Virdon New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ben Wade Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Sold by Chicago Cubs to Brooklyn Dodgers
Roy Weatherly -- Hist Traded by Pittsburgh Pirates to Oakland (PCL) for future considerations
Ed White Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bill Wilson Chicago White Sox Hist Selected from Sacramento (PCL) by Chicago White Sox in Minor League Draft
Bob Wilson Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Wilson -- Hist Unknown transaction
Red Wilson Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Wisconsin)
George Witt Brooklyn Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal Woodeshick Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Floyd Wooldridge St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri HS)
Mel Wright New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ray Lamanno -- Hist No draft record
Dick Koecher -- Hist no draft record
Nino Escalera -- Hist no draft record
Mike Palm -- Hist no draft record
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bob Greenwood -- Hist no draft record
Frank Barnes -- Hist no draft record
127 record(s)
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