1946 Boston Red Sox Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 104-50
Finished 1st in the AL
Attendance: 1,405,955, Avg. 24,241
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Won League Championship Series
World Series - Lost to St. Louis Cardinals 4-3
Manager: Joe Cronin (104-50)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1946 Boston Red Sox Statistics
1946 Boston Red Sox Results

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 1946 season with a record of 104 wins and 50 losses, finishing first in the AL.

The Red Sox paced the league with 792 runs, spearheaded by 109 home runs. Boston surrendered 594 runs. Ted Williams walloped 38 home runs for the team, while Bobby Doerr and Rudy York added 20 or more also. Ted Williams drove in 123 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .342. Dave Ferriss recorded 25 wins on the mound for the team, and Tex Hughson and Mickey Harris as well contributed 15 or more victories as well Tex Hughson recorded a 2.75 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Joe Cronin coached the team. The 1946 Boston Red Sox won the League Championship Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Ernie Andres3BRRJanuary 11, 19186'1"200Jeffersonville, IN USA
Jim BagbyPRRSeptember 8, 19166'2"170Cleveland, OH USA
Mace BrownPRRMay 21, 19096'1"190North English, IA USA
Bill ButlandPRLMarch 22, 19186'5"185Terre Haute, IN USA
Paul Campbell1BLLSeptember 1, 19175'10"185Paw Creek, NC USA
Tom Carey2BRROctober 11, 19065'8"170Hoboken, NJ USA
Leon CulbersonRFRRAugust 6, 19185'11"180Hall's Station, GA USA
Mel DeutschPRRJuly 26, 19156'4"215Caldwell, TX USA
Dom DiMaggioCFRRFebruary 12, 19175'9"168San Francisco, CA USA
Joe DobsonPRRJanuary 20, 19176'2"197Durant, OK USA
Bobby Doerr2BRRApril 7, 19185'11"175Los Angeles, CA USA
Clem DreisewerdPLLJanuary 24, 19166'1"195Old Monroe, MO USA
Dave FerrissPLRDecember 5, 19216'2"208Shaw, MS USA
Andy GilbertCFRRJuly 18, 19146'0"203Bradenville, PA USA
Don Gutteridge2BRRJune 19, 19125'10"165Pittsburg, KS USA
Mickey HarrisPLLJanuary 30, 19176'0"195New York, NY USA
Randy HeflinPLRSeptember 11, 19186'0"185Fredericksburg, VA USA
Pinky Higgins3BRRMay 27, 19096'1"185Red Oak, TX USA
Tex HughsonPRRFebruary 9, 19166'3"198Buda, TX USA
Earl JohnsonPLLApril 2, 19196'3"190Redmond, WA USA
Bob KlingerPRRJune 4, 19086'0"180Allenton, MO USA
Johnny LazorRFLRSeptember 9, 19125'9"180Taylor, WA USA
Tom McBrideRFRRNovember 2, 19146'0"188Bonham, TX USA
Eddie McGahCRRSeptember 30, 19216'0"183Oakland, CA USA
George MetkovichRFLLOctober 8, 19206'1"185Angel's Camp, CA USA
Wally MosesRFLLOctober 8, 19105'10"160Uvalda, GA USA
Roy ParteeCRRSeptember 7, 19175'10"180Los Angeles, CA USA
Eddie Pellagrini3BRRMarch 13, 19185'9"160Boston, MA USA
Johnny PeskySSLRFebruary 27, 19195'9"168Portland, OR USA
Frankie PytlakCRRJuly 30, 19085'7"160Buffalo, NY USA
Rip Russell3BRRJanuary 26, 19156'1"180Los Angeles, CA USA
Mike RybaPRRJune 9, 19035'11"180DeLancey, PA USA
Ben Steiner3BLRJuly 28, 19215'11"165Alexandria, VA USA
Charlie WagnerPRRDecember 3, 19125'11"170Reading, PA USA
Hal WagnerCLRJuly 2, 19156'0"165East Riverton, NJ USA
Ted WilliamsLFLRAugust 30, 19186'3"205San Diego, CA USA
Jim WilsonPRRFebruary 20, 19226'1"200San Diego, CA USA
Rudy York1BRRAugust 17, 19136'1"209Ragland, AL USA
Bill ZuberPRRMarch 26, 19136'2"195Middle Amana, IA USA