1947 St. Louis Browns Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 59-95
Finished 8th in the AL
Attendance: 352,471, Avg. 5,507
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV
Manager: Muddy Ruel (59-95)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1947 St. Louis Browns Statistics
1947 St. Louis Browns Results

The St. Louis Browns of the American League ended the 1947 season with a record of 59 wins and 95 losses, finishing eighth in the AL.

The Browns scored 564 runs and surrendered 744 runs, most in the circuit. Jeff Heath led St. Louis with 27 home runs, while Wally Judnich and Vern Stephens walloped 20 or more, too. Jeff Heath drove in 85 runs. Bob Dillinger paced all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .294. Jack Kramer topped the squad with 11 wins, and Sam Zoldak recorded a 3.47 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Muddy Ruel coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Johnny Berardino2BRRMay 1, 19175'11"175Los Angeles, CA USA
Walter BrownPRRApril 23, 19155'11"175Jamestown, NY USA
Willard BrownRFRRJune 26, 19155'11"200Shreveport, LA USA
Ray ColemanRFLRJune 4, 19225'11"170Dunsmuir, CA USA
Perry CurrinSSLRSeptember 27, 19286'0"175Washington, DC USA
Dizzy DeanPRRJanuary 16, 19106'2"182Lucas, AR USA
Bob Dillinger3BRRSeptember 17, 19185'11"170Glendale, CA USA
Jake EarlyCLRMay 19, 19155'11"168Kings Mountain, NC USA
Cliff FanninPLRMay 13, 19246'0"170Louisa, KY USA
Denny GalehousePRRDecember 7, 19116'1"195Marshallville, OH USA
Jeff HeathLFLRApril 1, 19155'11"200Fort William, ON CAN
Billy Hitchcock2BRRJuly 31, 19166'1"185Inverness, AL USA
Hooks IottPBLDecember 3, 19196'2"200Mountain Grove, MO USA
Wally Judnich1BLLJanuary 24, 19166'1"205San Francisco, CA USA
Ellis KinderPRRJuly 26, 19146'0"195Atkins, AR USA
Jack KramerPRRJanuary 5, 19186'2"190New Orleans, LA USA
Paul LehnerCFLLJuly 1, 19205'9"160Dolomite, AL USA
Glenn McQuillenPRRApril 19, 19156'0"198Strasburg, VA USA
Les MossCRRMay 14, 19255'11"205Tulsa, OK USA
Glen MoulderPRRSeptember 28, 19176'0"180Cleveland, OK USA
Bob MuncriefPRRJanuary 28, 19166'2"190Madill, OK USA
Rusty Peters2BRRDecember 14, 19145'11"170Roanoke, VA USA
Nels PotterPLRAugust 23, 19115'11"180Mount Morris, IL USA
Fred SanfordPBRAugust 9, 19196'1"200Garfield, UT USA
Joe SchultzPLRAugust 29, 19185'11"180Chicago, IL USA
Vern StephensSSRROctober 23, 19205'10"185McAlister, NM USA
Bud SwartzPLLJune 13, 19296'2"180Tulsa, OK USA
Hank Thompson2BLRDecember 8, 19255'9"174Oklahoma City, OK USA
Jerry Witte1BRRJuly 30, 19156'1"190St. Louis, MO USA
Al ZarillaRFLRMay 1, 19195'11"180Los Angeles, CA USA
Sam ZoldakPLLDecember 8, 19185'11"185Brooklyn, NY USA