1945 New York Giants (MLB) season

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1945 New York Giants
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Horace Stoneham
Manager(s) Mel Ott
Local radio WINS
(Al Helfer, Bill Slater)
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Offseason[edit]

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

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

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[edit]

Roster[edit]

1945 New York Giants
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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[edit]

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[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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[edit]

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[edit]

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[edit]

Farm system[edit]

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-Scholfield 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-Scholfield[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ed Albrecht page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

References[edit]