MLB: 1949"Golden Years"

1948/49 offseason schedule

(Mon.) 12/28 - Postseason awards, records and cleanup
(Mon.) 12/28 - progressions
(Mon.) 12/28 - Hall of Fame ballot
(Mon.) 12/28 - imports; turn on drops
(Tues.) 12/29 - 5:00 pm Pacific - deadline to report inaccuracies
(Tues.) 12/29 - 5:00 pm Pacific - turn on trades and free agency
(Tues.) 1/5 - 8:00 pm Pacific - Deadline to cut rosters down to 25/6
(Wed.) 1/6 - Start new season

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Sauer powers Reds to win over Phillies

Hank Sauer blasted 2 homers, lifting the Reds to a 8-1 win over Philadephia. Ewell Blackwell struckout 9 Philadephia batters in the contest. | Box

Kiner shines, Pirates still lose to Boston

Ralph Kiner collected 4 hits last night, but it wasn't enough for the Pirates. The Braves won the contest, 7-6. | Box

Wakefield shines, Tigers still lose to New York

Dick Wakefield collected 4 hits last night, but it wasn't enough for the Tigers. The Yankees won the contest, 8-5. | Box

Roe blanks Chicago with 6-0 shutout

Chicago is hoping not to see Preacher Roe again for a long while. Roe went the distance, leading Brooklyn to a 6-0 victory. | Box

Case powers Senators to win over Browns

George Case blasted 2 homers, lifting the Senators to a 9-7 win over St. Louis. | Box


WHO'S HOT - Last 5 Games

J. DiMaggio, Yankees .4442 HR10 RBI
F. Fain, Athletics .4502 HR8 RBI
M. Ott, Giants .4212 HR7 RBI
B. Drescher, Yankees .2353 HR7 RBI
S. Stirnweiss, Yankees .4622 HR7 RBI

WHO'S NOT - Last 5 Games

C. Michaels, White Sox 5 for 23 (.217)
B. Dillinger, Browns 4 for 24 (.167)
P. Cavarretta, Cubs 2 for 19 (.105)
L. Chiozza, Phillies 3 for 19 (.158)
G. Hasson, White Sox 4 for 20 (.200)

Leaders: AVG

T. Williams, Red Sox .368
S. Musial, Cardinals .365
P. Mullin, Tigers .347
J. Zardon, Senators .347
J. Heath, Indians .346

Leaders: WHIP

E. Klieman, White Sox 0.93
A. Jurisich, Cardinals 0.99
E. Hanyzewski, Cubs 1.00
J. Hetki, Reds 1.04
P. Roe, Dodgers 1.04

HOF Voting

The hall of fame is now open and we will vote each season to see who gets in. I NEED ALL OWNERS TO VOTE.

Rules
1-Select all players who you feel should be inducted.
2-Min. requirement to get in 10 years played.
3 - 75% needed to enter the Hall; those with less than 25% are removed from the ballot

1949 ballot

1B - Walter Holke (1916-1932 NYG) - .282 AVG, 2,317 H, 495 2B, 139 3B, 535 HR(8), 1,737 RBI(15), 1,594 R, 157 SB; 11 AS, 2 MVP, 1 NL title (3/9)

1B - Art Shires (1928-1943 CWS; 1944 BOSN) - .327 AVG(8), 2,503 H, 866 2B(4), 44 3B, 548 HR(7), 1,788 RBI(10), 1,445 R, 29 SB; AS, 2 MVP (6/9)

OF - Babe Herman (1926-1943 BKN) - .295 AVG, 3,164 H(18), 628 2B, 127 3B, 369 HR, 1,729 RBI(16), 1,774 R(19), 121 SB; 4 AS (2/9)

OF - Zack Wheat (1909-1915, 1926 BKN; 1916-1918, 1924-1925 NYY; 1919-1920 BOSA; 1921-1923 NYG; 1927-1928 CWS) - .273 AVG, 2,805 H, 825 2B(7), 183 3B, 321 HR, 1,679 RBI(18), 1,661 R, 209 SB; 7 AS, 2 MVP, 3 league titles (3/9)

OF - Earl Clark (1929-1942 BOSN) - .284 AVG, 2,006 H, 978 2B(2), 53 3B, 395 HR(21), 1,454 RBI, 1,252 R, 3 SB; 6 AS, 3 MVP (3/9)

1B - Dave Rowan (1911-1913 DET; 1914-1917 SLB; 1918-1922 WAS) - .326 AVG(T9), 2,111 H, 84 2B, 52 3B, 0 HR, 533 RBI, 837 R, 20 SB; 2 AS (1/9)

OF - Jay Kirke (1911-1928 BSN-B) - .293 AVG, 2,474 H, 380 2B, 388 3B(3), 6 HR, 888 RBI, 1,354 R, 406 SB; 2 AS, 1 NL title (1/9)


SP - Waite Hoyt (1919-1935 NYY) -306 W(T16), 3.99 ERA, 1.25 WHIP, 8.9 H/9, 1,641 K(19), 39 SHO(21), 356 CG (1); 6 CY, 11 AS, 2 AL titles (6/9)

SP - Jack Chesbro (1903-1905 NYG, 1906-1912 NYY, 1913-1914 SLB) - 213 W, 2.47 ERA(5), 0.99 WHIP(T8), 7.0 H/9(8), 947 K, 40 SHO(T19), 176 CG; CY, 5 AS, 1 NL title, 1 WS ring (4/9)

SP - Mordecai Brown (1903-1916 STL) - 255 W(25), 2.50 ERA(6), 0.99 WHIP(T8), 6.9 H/9(T6), 1115 K, 56 SHO(7), 177 CG; 7 AS (5/9)

SP - Hippo Vaughn (1910-1911 NYY; 1912-1928 NYG) - 346 W(9), 4.37 ERA, 1.32 WHIP, 9.4 H/9, 1,930 K(9), 40 SHO(T19), 261 CG(8); 4 AS, 1 NL title (4/9)

SP - Cy Young (1903-1914 BOSA) - 225 W, 2.53 ERA(T8), 0.96 WHIP(T3), 7.2 H/9(T11), 1,170 K, 50 SHO(T11), 197 CG(17); 5 AS, 1 CY (5/9)

SP - Weldon Henley (1903-1912 PHA; 1913-1914 PHI) - 249 W, 2.64 ERA(T11), 1.01 WHIP(11), 7.2 H/9(T11), 1,056 K, 59 SHO(6), 241 CG(9); 5 AS, 3 CY, 8 AL titles, 3 WS rings (4/9)

SP - Doc White (1903-1913 CWS; 1914 CLE) - 229 W, 2.64 ERA(T11), 1.00 WHIP(10), 7.3 H/9(T15), 939 K, 38 SHO(22), 182 CG(T23); 3 AS, 2 AL titles, 1 WS ring (1/9)

RP - Carmen Hill (1920-1935 PIT) - 94 W, 2.34 ERA(T17), 1.01 WHIP, 5.5 H/9(T3), 3.4 K/9, 580 SV(1); 13 AS, 2 CY, 12 NL titles, 9 WS rings (5/9)

RP - Harry Coveleski (1908-1926 PHI) - 80 W, 2.84 ERA, 1.09 WHIP, 6.7 H/9, 2.8 K/9, 524 SV(3); 9 AS (3/9)

RP - Elmer Bliss (1903-1911 NYY; 1912-1915 SLN) - 34 W, 1.95 ERA(3), 0.78 WHIP(1), 6.0 H/9(T12), 2.6 K/9, 227 SV(22); 6 AS (2/9)

RP - Homer Hillebrand (1905-1911 PIT; 1912-1914 CLE) - 27 W, 1.89 ERA(2), 1.01 WHIP, 6.3 H/9, 2.7 K/9, 36 SV; 1 AS, 8 NL titles, 4 WS rings (3/9)

RP - Bill Bailey (1907-1908 SLA; 1909-1920 PIT; 1921-1924 BKN) - 54 W, 2.32 ERA(15), 0.89 WHIP(3), 5.7 H/9(T6), 3.5 K/9, 117 SV; 12 NL titles, 10 WS rings (3/9)

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