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
Sidney YawnR5'11"165
Herbert MooreR5'10"145
Bill McClarenLRMay 21, 19206'3"200Springfield, AR US
Alvin LeedyRR6'0"180
Billy Hamilton
Al KasparekRRJune 2, 19216'3"180Yoakum, TX US
James GriggR5'11"170
William GreenRR6'1"170
Marlin Fox
Buck FriersonRRJuly 29, 19176'3"195Chicota, TX US
Larry DrakeLRMay 4, 19216'1"195McKinney, TX US
Jake BlomerJuly 22, 1915191
Ed PattersonRR6'0"176
Ben PhillipsRRMay 11, 19216'0"192Plantersville, TX US
Oscar WilliamsL5'8"160
John WhiteheadRRApril 27, 19096'2"195Coleman, TX US
William WalkerLL6'1"175
Howard WaferRRJuly 7, 19226'2"195
William TellerRR6'0"156
Ray TaylorLJanuary 10, 19155'9"152Newark, TX US
Jake SuytarRRJuly 10, 19176'5"215Ventura, CA US
Donald StokesLJuly 13, 19215'10"184
Glenn SniderR6'0"175
Jack SelbyRRApril 1, 19296'0"170
William ReyesR5'8"156
Bill AtwoodRRSeptember 25, 19115'11"190Rome, GA US

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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