1945 New York Giants (MLB) season

1945 New York Giants (MLB) season

Offseason

  • Prior to 1945 season: Ed Albrecht was signed as an amateur free agent by the Giants.[1]

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
Chicago Cubs 98 56 -- .636
St. Louis Cardinals 95 59 3 .617
Brooklyn Dodgers 87 67 11 .565
Pittsburgh Pirates 82 72 16 .532
New York Giants 78 74 19 .513
Boston Braves 67 85 30 .441
Cincinnati Reds 61 93 37 .396
Philadelphia Phillies 46 108 52 .299

Opening Day lineup

Roster

1945 New York Giants
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders 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
OF Ott, MelMel Ott 135 451 139 .308 21 79

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
Zimmerman, RoyRoy Zimmerman 27 98 27 .276 5 15
Mallory, JimJim Mallory 37 94 28 .298 0 9

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

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

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
Adams, AceAce Adams 65 11 9 15 3.42 39
Bain, LorenLoren Bain 3 0 0 0 7.88 1
Phillips, JackJack Phillips 1 0 0 0 10.38 0

Awards and honors

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Jersey City Giants International League Gabby Hartnett
AA San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League Lefty O'Doul
B Richmond Colts Piedmont League Frank Rodgers
C Danville-Schoolfield Leafs Carolina League Herb Brett
D Bristol Twins Appalachian League Hal Gruber
D Hickory Rebels North Carolina State League Herschel Bobo
D Springfield Giants Ohio State League Earl Wolgamot
D Erie Sailors PONY League Bill Harris
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: San Francisco, Danville-Schoolfield[2]

Notes

References

  • 1945 New York Giants team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1945 New York Giants team page at Baseball Almanac