1947 Sherman-Denison Twins Roster

Big State League (BSL) - Class: B
Team Record: 69-85
5th in the BSL
Manager: Guy Sturdy (0-0), Bill Atwood (0-0)
Location: Denison, Texas; Sherman, Texas
Ballpark: Twin City Park
Attendance: 81,550, Avg. 1,059
1947 Sherman-Denison Twins Statistics

The Sherman-Denison Twins of the Big State League ended the 1947 season with a record of 69 wins and 85 losses, fifth in the BSL.

Guy Sturdy and Bill Atwood served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bill AtwoodRRSeptember 25, 19115'11"190Rome, GA US
Jack Selby
Glenn SniderR6'0"175
Donald StokesLJuly 13, 19215'10"184
Jake SuytarRRJuly 10, 19176'5"215Ventura, CA US
Ray TaylorLJanuary 10, 19155'9"152Newark, TX US
William TellerRR6'0"156
Howard WaferRRJuly 7, 19226'2"195
William WalkerLL6'1"175
John WhiteheadRRApril 27, 19096'2"195Coleman, TX US
Oscar WilliamsL5'8"160
William ReyesR5'8"156
Ben PhillipsRRMay 11, 19216'0"192Plantersville, TX US
Ed PattersonRR6'0"176
Larry DrakeLRMay 4, 19216'1"195McKinney, TX US
Marlin Fox
Buck FriersonRRJuly 29, 19176'3"195Chicota, TX US
William GreenRR6'1"170
James GriggR5'11"170
William Hamilton
Al KasparekRRJune 2, 19216'3"180Yoakum, TX US
Alvin LeedyRR6'0"180
Bill McClarenLRMay 21, 19206'3"200Springfield, AR US
Herbert MooreR5'10"145
Sidney YawnR5'11"165

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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