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1944 CLEVELAND INDIANS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  72-82   .468
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Lou Boudreau
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium,League Park
Attendance:  475,272
Playoffs: Season in progress

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Joe Heving (43)
Youngest Player:  Hank Ruszkowski (18)
Longest Tenure:  Mel Harder (17)
Top Hitter:  Lou Boudreau (2)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Gromek (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  81.26%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
St. Louis8965.578--
Detroit8866.5711.0
NY Yankees8371.5396.0
Boston7777.50012.0
Cleveland7282.46817.0
Philadelphia7282.46817.0
Chi White Sox7183.46118.0
Washington6490.41625.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
9Mickey Rocco1b1328-MLB15565387174297137048565111111.266.000.3920256--
5Lou Boudreauss226-MLB15058491191455367113733951910.327.000.4370255--
8Ken Keltner3b827-MLB1495737416941913914353290623.295.000.4660267--
1Roy Cullenbineof-1b930-MLB1545719816234516804487492611.284.000.4450254--
34Oris Hockettof2834-MLB12445747132295150893527057.289.000.3810174--
23Pat Seereyof3821-MLB101342398016015390219991310.234.000.4120141--
2Buddy Rosarc4929-MLB99331298793030123417467.263.000.3080102--
38Ray Mack2b-27-MLB832842466153029412845077.232.000.306087--
3Rusty Peters2b-ss5429-MLB8828223631331242115352116.223.000.301085--
17Myril Hoagof5736-MLB67277337993127642523155.285.000.350097--
6Paul O'Deaof-23-MLB761732555900132223211111.318.000.370064--
24Jeff Heathof-29-MLB60151205052533011812012.331.000.490074--
4Norm Schlueterc-27-MLB4912221540011021222013.123.000.156019--
36Jimmy Grant3b-2b-25-MLB6199122743112101120210.273.000.404040--
18Mel Harderp-34-MLB3074916300600019022.216.000.257019--
25Steve Gromekp-24-MLB44731119110710613051.260.000.301022--
32Al Smithp-36-MLB2864110100700313016.156.000.172011--
28George Suscec-36-MLB296131410040025051.230.000.246015--
21Allie Reynoldsp-29-MLB41572720010019032.123.000.15809--
39Ed Kliemanp-26-MLB475716000300418022.105.000.10506--
29Jim McDonnellc-21-MLB204351000040043002.233.000.233010--
22Jim Bagbyp-27-MLB14312700110000000.226.000.323010--
12Vern Kennedyp-37-MLB15231200000002001.087.000.08702--
11Joe Hevingp-43-MLB63221400010005020.182.000.18204--
35Ray Poatp-26-MLB36171000010018021.000.000.00000--
33Paul Calvertp-26-MLB35150401010003010.267.000.40006--
15Hal Kleinep-21-MLB14140200000001010.143.000.14302--
38Russ Lyonc-31-MLB7111200000011001.182.000.18202--
16Hank Ruszkowskic-18-MLB381300010001001.375.000.37503--
34Earl Henryp-27-MLB450000000011000.000.000.00000--
30Bill Bonnessp-20-MLB230000000002000.000.000.00000--
37Steve Biras2b-22-MLB2202000200000001.000.0001.00010002--
4Jim Devlinc-21-MLB110000000000000.000.000.00000--
31Mike Naymickp-26-MLB710000000001001.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
25Steve Gromek1024-MLB1092.56352112281203.21607458570115201.137.070.223.095.080.61----
18Mel Harder4034-MLB12103.71302712200196.1211958156964301.439.670.233.162.931.08----
32Al Smith4636-MLB7133.4228267120181.2197836966944401.469.760.303.422.181.57----
39Ed Klieman2426-MLB11133.38471951145178.1185736747044201.439.340.203.532.221.59----
21Allie Reynolds2029-MLB1183.3028215161158.0141635829184401.478.030.115.184.781.08----
11Joe Heving2743-MLB831.96631003810119.2106422624146101.237.970.153.083.460.89----
35Ray Poat4526-MLB485.133661013180.282504693740111.489.151.004.134.460.93----
22Jim Bagby-27-MLB454.331310201079.0101483823412101.7111.510.233.871.372.83----
33Paul Calvert4826-MLB134.563540015077.089483943831301.6510.400.474.443.621.23----
12Vern Kennedy-37-MLB255.031210202059.066363303717401.7510.070.005.642.592.18----
15Hal Kleine-21-MLB125.75116102040.238292603613001.828.410.007.972.882.77----
34Earl Henry-27-MLB114.5822100017.21899035101.199.170.001.532.550.60----
31Mike Naymick-26-MLB009.6970003013.01615141104002.0011.080.696.922.772.50----
30Bill Bonness-20-MLB017.712100007.01166051302.2914.140.006.431.295.00----
6Paul O'Dea-23-MLB002.083000204.1511060012.5410.380.0012.460.00------
30Red Embree-26-MLB0113.503100103.1255054102.105.400.0013.5010.801.25----
Totals: (34 players)72823.65154154487106181,4191428677576706215243021.399.050.253.943.321.19-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Buddy RosarC9840959513.9890.00 
Norm SchlueterC43122924.9850.00 
George SusceC29781353.9480.00 
Jim McDonnellC1340551.9000.00 
Russ LyonC37310.9090.00 
Hank RuszkowskiC252001.0000.00 
Lou BoudreauC111001.0000.00 
Jim DevlinC111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mickey Rocco1B155146713811158.9930.00 
Paul O'Dea1B3211021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ray Mack2B832262432473.9510.00 
Rusty Peters2B63151181845.9760.00 
Jimmy Grant2B20414776.9260.00 
Steve Biras2B11110.6670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Keltner3B1491683691837.9680.00 
Rusty Peters3B8412021.0000.00 
Jimmy Grant3B434001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lou BoudreauSS14933951619134.9780.00 
Rusty PetersSS13251615.9760.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy CullenbineOF15127515106.9670.00 
Oris HockettOF110275641.9860.00 
Pat SeereyOF86196831.9860.00 
Myril HoagOF661719103.9470.00 
Paul O'DeaOF4172241.9490.00 
Jeff HeathOF3776442.9520.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe HevingP6311952940.8952.57 
Ed KliemanP47178153512.9802.53 
Ray PoatP368061113.9441.91 
Paul CalvertP357792132.9093.51 
Steve GromekP35203102223.9411.42 
Mel HarderP30196113423.9572.07 
Allie ReynoldsP2815882113.9671.65 
Al SmithP2818144612.9802.48 
Jim BagbyP137951624.9132.39 
Vern KennedyP125961421.9093.05 
Hal KleineP11401610.8751.57 
Mike NaymickP7132211.8002.77 
Red EmbreeP3301001.0002.90 
Paul O'DeaP340010.0000.00 
Bill BonnessP2702001.0002.57 
Earl HenryP21714001.0002.62 


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