1946 St. Louis Browns season

1946 St. Louis Browns season

The 1946 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 7th in the American League with a record of 66 wins and 88 losses.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
Boston Red Sox 104 50 .675 --
Detroit Tigers 92 62 .597 12
New York Yankees 87 67 .565 17
Washington Senators 76 78 .494 28
Chicago White Sox 74 80 .481 30
Cleveland Indians 68 86 .442 36
St. Louis Browns 66 88 .429 38
Philadelphia Athletics 49 105 .318 55

Notable transactions

Roster

1946 St. Louis Browns
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 Heath, JeffJeff Heath 86 316 87 .275 12 57

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
Witte, JerryJerry Witte 18 73 14 .192 2 4
Sears, KenKen Sears 7 15 5 .333 0 1

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
Galehouse, DennyDenny Galehouse 30 180 8 12 3.65 90

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
Fannin, CliffCliff Fannin 27 86.2 5 2 3.01 52

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
Biscan, FrankFrank Biscan 16 1 1 1 5.16 9
LaMacchia, AlAl LaMacchia 8 0 0 0 6.00 3

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Toledo Mud Hens American Association Don Gutteridge and George Detore
AA San Antonio Missions Texas League Jimmy Adair
A Elmira Pioneers Eastern League Ralph Winegarner
B Springfield Browns Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League Tony Robello
B Spartanburg Spartans Tri-State League Frank Kappelman
C Gloversville-Johnstown Glovers Canadian-American League Bennie Huffman
C Paris Red Peppers East Texas League Homer Peel
C Aberdeen Pheasants Northern League Gus Albright
D Pittsburg Browns Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri League Jim Crandall
D Mayfield Clothiers KITTY League Ed O'Connell
D Newark Moundsmen Ohio State League Bob Boken

References

External links

  • 1946 St. Louis Browns team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1946 St. Louis Browns season at baseball-almanac.com