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1948 New York Giants
Major league affiliations
Location
1948 Information
Owner(s) Horace Stoneham
General Manager(s) Chub Feeney
Manager(s) Mel Ott, Leo Durocher
Local television WNBT
(Steve Ellis)
Local radio WMCA
(Frankie Frisch, Maury Farrell)

Contents

Offseason

Regular season

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Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
Boston Braves 91 62 -- .595
St. Louis Cardinals 85 69 6.5 .552
Brooklyn Dodgers 84 70 7.5 .545
Pittsburgh Pirates 83 71 8.5 .539
New York Giants 78 76 13.5 .506
Philadelphia Phillies 66 88 25.5 .429
Cincinnati Reds 64 89 27 .418
Chicago Cubs 64 90 27.5 .416

Opening Day lineup

Roster

1948 New York Giants roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

  • 26 Joe Lafata
Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Cooper, WalkerWalker Cooper 91 290 77 .266 16 54
1B Mize, JohnnyJohnny Mize 152 560 162 .289 40 125
2B Rigney, BillBill Rigney 113 424 112 .264 10 43
OF Thomson, BobbyBobby Thomson 138 471 117 .248 16 63

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
McCarthy, JohnnyJohnny McCarthy 56 57 15 .263 2 12
Conway, JackJack Conway 24 49 12 .245 1 3
Milne, PetePete Milne 12 27 6 .222 0 2

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned Run Average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jansen, LarryLarry Jansen 42 277 18 12 3.61 126

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned Run Average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Hansen, AndyAndy Hansen 36 100 5 3 2.97 27
Webb, RedRed Webb 5 28 2 1 3.21 9

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned Run Average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Dreisewerd, ClemClem Dreisewerd 4 0 0 1 5.68 2
Erickson, PaulPaul Erickson 2 0 0 0 0.00 1
Andrews, HubHub Andrews 1 0 0 0 0.00 0
Beggs, JoeJoe Beggs 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Awards and honors

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Minneapolis Millers American Association Frank Shellenback and Billy Herman
AAA Jersey City Giants International League Bruno Betzel
A Jacksonville Tars Sally League Johnny Hudson
A Sioux City Soos Western League Joe Becker
B Trenton Giants Interstate League Tommy Heath
B Richmond Colts Piedmont League Charlie "Greek" George
B Knoxville Smokies Tri-State League Dale Alexander and Dave Garcia
C Ogdensburg Maples Border League Russ Wein
C Quebec Alouettes Canadian-American League Tony Ravish and Bernie Woycik
C Erie Sailors Middle Atlantic League Donald Ramsay
C St. Cloud Rox Northern League Charlie Fox
C Reno Silver Sox Sunset League Tom Lloyd
C Fort Smith Giants Western Association Jack Aragón
D Bristol Twins Appalachian League Rufus Jackson and Dale Alexander
D Seaford Eagles Eastern Shore League Robert Westfall and Socks Seibold
D Pittsburg/Roseville Diamonds Far West League Gus Suhr, Arnold Rose and Bill Shewey
D Sanford Giants Florida State League Hal Gruber
Level Team League Manager
D Chanute Giants Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League Al Smith
D Hickory Rebels North Carolina State League Sammy Bell
D Springfield Giants Ohio-Indiana League Robert Roth and Rufus Jackson
D Lawton Giants Sooner State League Louis Brower
D Oshkosh Giants Wisconsin State League Ray Lucas

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Sioux City, Trenton, Ogdensburg, Erie, Reno

Pittsburg franchise moved to Roseville, July 30, 1948[5]

Notes

  1. ^ Hoyt Wilhelm page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Ed Albrecht page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Pete Milne page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Marv Grisson page at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

References


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