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1951 NEW YORK GIANTS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  New York,NY
Team Record:  98-59   .624
Result:   1st in National League
Manager(s):  Leo Durocher
General Manager:   Chub Feeney
Stadium:  Polo Grounds
Attendance:  1,059,539
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Yankees)

New York Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Eddie Stanky (34)
Youngest Player:  Willie Mays (20)
Longest Tenure:  Dave Koslo (8)
Top Hitter:  Monte Irvin (2)
Top Pitcher:  Sal Maglie (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  86.32%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Giants9859.624--
Brooklyn9760.6181.0
St. Louis8173.52615.5
Boston7678.49420.5
Philadelphia7381.47423.5
Cincinnati6886.44228.5
Pittsburgh6490.41632.5
Chi Cubs6292.40334.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
39George BambergerPMLB6-0175RightRight8/1/192525Staten Island,New YorkUDFA 

38Roger BowmanPMLB6-0175RightLeft8/18/192723Amsterdam,New YorkUDFA 
39Al CorwinPMLB6-1170RightRight12/3/192624Newburgh,New YorkUDFA 
19Alvin DarkSS-3BMLB5-11185RightRight1/7/192229Comanche,OklahomaUDFA 
44Al GettelPMLB6-3200RightRight9/17/191733Norfolk,VirginiaUDFA 
38Red HardyPMLB5-11175RightRight1/6/192328Marmarth,North DakotaUDFA 
26Clint HartungPMLB6-4215RightRight8/10/192228Hondo,TexasUDFA 
21Jim HearnPMLB6-3205RightRight4/11/192130Atlanta,GeorgiaUDFA 
20Monte IrvinOFMLB6-1195RightRight2/25/191932Columbia,AlabamaUDFA 
46Larry JansenPMLB6-2190RightRight7/16/192030Verboort,OregonUDFA 
37Sheldon JonesPMLB6-0180RightRight2/2/192229Tecumseh,NebraskaUDFA 
27Spider Jorgensen3BMLB5-9155LeftRight11/3/191931Folsom,CaliforniaUDFA 
32Monte KennedyPMLB6-2185RightLeft5/11/192229Amelia,VirginiaUDFA 
38Alex KonikowskiPMLB6-1187RightRight6/8/192823Throop,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
31Dave KosloPMLB5-11180LeftLeft3/31/192031Menasha,WisconsinUDFA 
33Jack KramerPMLB6-2190RightRight1/5/191833New Orleans,LouisianaUDFA 
25Whitey Lockman1B-OFMLB6-1175LeftRight7/25/192624Lowell,North CarolinaUDFA 
17Jack Lohrke3B-2BMLB6-0180RightRight2/25/192427Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
35Sal MagliePMLB6-2180RightRight4/26/191734Niagara Falls,New YorkUDFA 
24Jack MaguireOFMLB5-11165RightRight2/5/192526St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
14.24Willie MaysOFMLB5-11180RightRight5/6/193120Westfield,Alabama1950UDFA Nyg
22Don MuellerOFMLB6-0185LeftRight4/14/192724St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
5Ray NobleCMLB5-11210RightRight3/15/191932Central Hatillo,CubaUDFA 
27Earl RappOFMLB6-2185LeftRight5/20/192130Corunna,MichiganUDFA 
18Bill Rigney2B-3BMLB6-1178RightRight1/29/191833Alameda,CaliforniaUDFA 
10Hank Schenz2B-3BMLB175RightRight4/11/191932New Richmond,OhioUDFA 
30George SpencerPMLB6-1215RightRight7/7/192624Columbus,OhioUDFA 
12Eddie Stanky2BMLB5-8170RightRight9/3/191634Philadelphia,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Hank Thompson3BMLB5-9174LeftRight12/8/192525Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
23Bobby ThomsonOFMLB6-2185RightRight10/25/192327Glasgow,ScotlandUDFA 
9Wes WestrumCMLB5-11185RightRight11/28/192228Clearbrook,MinnesotaUDFA 
14Davey Williams2BMLB5-10160RightRight11/2/192723Dallas,TexasUDFA 
15Artie WilsonSS-2BMLB5-10162LeftRight10/28/192030Springfield,AlabamaUDFA 
7Sal YvarsCMLB5-10187RightRight2/20/192427New York,New YorkUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Leo DurocherManager 
Chub FeeneyGeneral Manager 
Freddie FitzsimmonsAssistant Coach 
Herman FranksAssistant Coach 
Ernie HarwellBroadcaster 
Russ HodgesBroadcaster 
Frank ShellenbackPitching Coach 


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