1948 Sherman-Denison Twins Roster

Big State League (BSL) - Class: B
Team Record: 94-51
1st in the BSL
Manager: José Rodríguez (94-51)
Affiliation: Washington Senators
Location: Denison, Texas; Sherman, Texas
Ballpark: Twin City Park
Attendance: 117,046, Avg. 1,614
1948 Sherman-Denison Twins Statistics

Playoffs - Sherman-Denison Twins 4 games, Austin Pioneers 1
Finals - Sherman-Denison Twins 4 games, Wichita Falls Spudders 3

The Sherman-Denison Twins of the Big State League ended the 1948 season with a record of 94 wins and 51 losses, first in the BSL.

José Rodríguez served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Pete AppletonRRMay 20, 19045'11"180Terryville, CT US
Ben PhillipsRRMay 11, 19216'0"192Plantersville, TX US
Julio RamosLLJuly 9, 19255'8"135San Juan y Martinez, Pinar del Rio CU
Rafael RivasLLMay 24, 19225'10"170Puerto Padre, CU
Wilfredo RocaLL6'2"200
Freddy RodriguezRRApril 29, 19246'0"180La Habana, La Habana CU
Ramon RogerRRJuly 30, 19206'0"193, MX
Millard Sayles
Harry SchmielRRFebruary 22, 19146'1"195Chicago, IL US
Joe SmazaLLJuly 7, 19235'11"175Detroit, MI US
Glenn SniderR6'0"175
Dean StaffordRDecember 8, 19216'1"205
Donald StokesLJuly 13, 19215'10"184
Jake SuytarRRJuly 10, 19176'5"215Ventura, CA US
Ray TaylorLJanuary 10, 19155'9"152Newark, TX US
Rene VegaRR5'11"180, CU
John WhiteheadRRApril 27, 19096'2"195Coleman, TX US
Ed PattersonRR6'0"176
Baby OrtizRRDecember 5, 19196'0"190Camaguey, Camaguey CU
Willy MirandaSRMay 24, 19265'9"150Velasco, CU
Justo AzpiazuL5'11"168
Armando BritoR5'7"150
Wilfredo CalvinoRR
Isidoro CarballeiraR6'0"185
Gilberto CastilloR6'0"165
Mario DiazRR5'8"162La Habana, La Habana CU
J. C. DunnRRMarch 8, 19266'2"205
Joseph ElliottLR6'1"190
Buck FriersonRRJuly 29, 19176'3"195Chicota, TX US
Albert Fuentes
Robert HeinzRRSeptember 5, 19206'4"195
Thomas HurstRR
Alvin LeedyRR6'0"180
Manuel MantarasR5'10"180
Agapito MayorLL5'11"185, CU
Tom McVayRDecember 7, 19206'0"205
Joe Yacolet

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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