1951 Brooklyn Dodgers Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 97-60
Finished 2nd in the NL
Attendance: 1,331,080, Avg. 19,291
Ballpark: Ebbets Field
Manager: Chuck Dressen (97-60)
Location: New York, New York
1951 Brooklyn Dodgers Statistics
1951 Brooklyn Dodgers Results

The Brooklyn Dodgers of the National League ended the 1951 season with a record of 97 wins and 60 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Dodgers paced the league with 855 runs, ignited by 184 home runs. Brooklyn allowed 672 runs. Gil Hodges walloped 40 home runs for the team, while Andy Pafko, Jackie Robinson, Roy Campanella, Duke Snider and Carl Furillo each swatted 20 or more, too. Roy Campanella accounted for 108 RBI. Jackie Robinson topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .338. Preacher Roe led the squad with 22 wins, and Carl Erskine and Don Newcombe added 15 or more victories as well Preacher Roe recorded a 3.04 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Chuck Dressen coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Cal AbramsLFLLMarch 2, 19246'0"185Philadelphia, PA USA
Dan BankheadPRRMay 3, 19206'1"184Empire, AL USA
Wayne BelardiPLLSeptember 5, 19306'1"185St. Helena, CA USA
Ralph BrancaPRRJanuary 6, 19266'3"220Mount Vernon, NY USA
Rocky Bridges3BRRAugust 7, 19275'8"170Refugio, TX USA
Tommy BrownLFRRDecember 6, 19276'1"170Brooklyn, NY USA
Roy CampanellaCRRNovember 19, 19215'9"190Philadelphia, PA USA
Billy Cox3BRRAugust 29, 19195'10"150Newport, PA USA
Bruce EdwardsCRRJuly 15, 19235'8"180Quincy, IL USA
Hank EdwardsPLLJanuary 29, 19196'0"190Elmwood Place, OH USA
Carl ErskinePRRDecember 13, 19265'10"165Anderson, IN USA
Carl FurilloRFRRMarch 8, 19226'0"190Stony Creek Mills, PA USA
Joe HattenPRLNovember 7, 19166'0"176Bancroft, IA USA
Phil HaugstadPRRFebruary 23, 19246'2"165Black River Falls, WI USA
Gene HermanskiLFLRMay 11, 19205'11"185Pittsfield, MA USA
Gil Hodges1BRRApril 4, 19246'1"200Princeton, IN USA
Clyde KingPBRMay 23, 19246'1"175Goldsboro, NC USA
Clem LabinePRRAugust 6, 19266'0"180Lincoln, RI USA
Mickey LivingstonCRRNovember 15, 19146'1"185Newberry, SC USA
Eddie Miksis3BRRSeptember 11, 19266'0"185Burlington, NJ USA
Earl MossorPLRJuly 21, 19256'1"175Forbus, TN USA
Don NewcombePLRJune 14, 19266'4"220Madison, NJ USA
Andy PafkoLFRRFebruary 25, 19216'0"190Boyceville, WI USA
Erv PalicaPRRFebruary 9, 19286'1"180Lomita, CA USA
Bud PodbielanPRRMarch 6, 19246'1"170Curlew, WA USA
Pee Wee ReeseSSRRJuly 23, 19185'10"160Ekron, KY USA
Jackie Robinson2BRRJanuary 31, 19195'11"195Cairo, GA USA
Preacher RoePRLFebruary 26, 19166'2"170Ash Flat, AR USA
Jim RussellLFBROctober 1, 19186'1"181Fayette City, PA USA
Johnny SchmitzPRLNovember 27, 19206'0"170Wausau, WI USA
Duke SniderCFLRSeptember 19, 19266'0"179Los Angeles, CA USA
Wayne Terwilliger2BRRJune 27, 19255'11"165Clare, MI USA
Don ThompsonLFLLDecember 28, 19236'0"185Swepsonville, NC USA
Chris Van CuykPLLJanuary 3, 19276'6"215Kimberly, WI USA
Rube WalkerCLRMay 16, 19266'0"175Lenoir, NC USA
Dick WilliamsLFRRMay 7, 19296'0"190St. Louis, MO USA