Davenport Blue Sox
|Davenport Blue Sox
|Minor league affiliations|
|Major league affiliations|
|Previous||Brooklyn Dodgers (1936-1937)|
|Minor league titles|
|League titles||3 (1914, 1933, 1936)|
The Davenport Blue Sox was the name given to three minor league baseball teams based in Davenport, Iowa. The first version of the Blue Sox played in the Class B Three-I League from 1913-1916. The second played in the Class D Mississippi Valley League from 1929-1933, and the third version played in the Western League from 1934-1937. From 1936-1937, the team was a minor league affiliate of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The Blue Sox played their home games at Municipal Stadium from 1931-1937.
The 1933 club has been rated as the 58th best minor league baseball team of all time.
|1914||83-52||1st||Daniel O'Leary||none League Champs|
|1915||76-52||1st (t)||Daniel O'Leary||Lost League Finals|
|1931||53-73||6th||Ed Reichle / Cletus Dixon||none|
|1932||78-47||1st||Cletus Dixon||Lost League Finals|
|1933||82-32||1st||Cletus Dixon||League Champs|
|1934||70-53||2nd||Cletus Dixon||Lost League Finals|
|1935||70-46||1st||Cletus Dixon||Lost in 1st round|
|1936||74-52||1st||Cletus Dixon||none League Champs|
- Weiss, Bill & Marshall Wright. "1933 Davenport Blue Sox". milb.com.
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