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1944 Seattle Rainiers Statistics

Pacific Coast League (PCL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 84-85
Finished 5th in the PCL
Manager: Bill Skiff (84-85)
Location: Seattle, Washington
Ballpark: Sick Stadium
Attendance: 326,549, Avg. 3,864
1944 Seattle Rainiers Roster

The Seattle Rainiers of the Pacific Coast League ended the 1944 season with a record of 84 wins and 85 losses, finishing fifth in the PCL.

The Rainiers topped the circuit with just 569 runs allowed. Seattle scored 612 runs. Bill Matheson drove in 52 runs. Dick Gyselman led all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .305. Joe Demoran paced the team with 18 wins, while Carl Fischer, too added 15 or more wins, too Carl Fischer recorded a 1.85 ERA, best among regular hurlers.

Players from the 1944 Seattle Rainiers who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included By Speece, Hal Spindel, Syl Johnson, Roy Johnson, Dick Gyselman, Jim Keesey, Loyd Christopher, Johnny Babich, Jimmy Ripple, Al Libke, Cuddles Marshall, Connie Creeden, Glenn Elliott and Carl Fischer.

Bill Skiff served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Joe Demoran1816.5292.423832243264.024493717964503
Carl Fischer1613.5521.853230195234.0213704847144103
Hal Turpin1315.4643.103129202229.023894793352303
By Speece1013.4352.803127155180.018168563067101
Johnny Babich88.5003.162219111134.09956476638102
Frank Tincup810.4442.80321571164.014961517278402
Glenn Elliott66.5003.44251363131.013062504258205
Syl Johnson21.6670.001300032.036213
Al Libke22.5004.00962054.05724242621000
Jack McClure101.0000.001310026.037238
Cuddles Marshall000.0010002.0222
Gene Holt000.0030009.0781
John Yelovic01.0000.0040008.01324
Totals8485.4972.6125417201042001467.0140652842604320550170190

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Dick Gyselman16066060778185284049233648.305.345.364.709221116
Bill Matheson15362156776156366252214647.275.331.370.70121017
Al Libke11744639750122133551133741.307.368.393.761156111
Loyd Christopher12643939855113222635133642.284.345.394.73915714
Joe Dobbins132487445429914314962733.222.268.274.543122114
Roy Johnson1154173693896145235124139.260.339.341.68012634
Bill Lyman1184363753884200031145140.224.320.277.59710428
Bobby Gorbould873693273781151023122718.248.313.300.61398411
Hal Spindel65241211227513203221814.355.406.436.84292012
Paul Carpenter110381333337513633973547.225.299.327.626109013
Hal Sueme106366314377110112984113.226.319.274.5938629
Connie Creeden592322073258102224152026.280.349.377.7267823
Bill Kats49173155163122110101117.200.257.258.5164016
Joe Demoran43111104521110101211.202.224.231.4552414
Frank Tincup44827851610091321.205.235.218.4531701
Hal Turpin3387825162009027.195.214.220.4341803
Jim Keesey1850502122005103.240.240.280.5201400
Carl Fischer32877651220081511.158.210.184.3941406
John Penso2260586102005026.172.200.207.4071200
Johnny Babich265146492006009.196.196.239.4351105
By Speece3161533920000114.170.185.208.3931107
Glenn Elliott3242404500000110.125.146.125.271501
Joe Nokes61818300010.167.167.167.3333
Phil Gatto333210030.667.6671.0001.6673
Harold Hoffmann91414200030.143.143.143.2862
Frank Tobin1111000001.0001.0001.0002.0001
Jack McClure1755110001001.200.200.200.400100
Bill Derflinger577100000.143.143.143.2861
Syl Johnson1399000000.000.000.000.0000
Gene Holt311000000.000.000.000.0000
John Yelovic711000000.000.000.000.0000
Totals174259585351594136622538235191600442518.255.314.324.639173602014500


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Al Libke1B84754461749.9799.524
Bill Matheson1B6059223943.9861.250
Jim Keesey1B1383918.9897.077
Hal Sueme1B1082417.9898.600
Joe Dobbins2B802152052041.9555.250
Bobby Gorbould2B461141221022.9595.130
John Penso2B14222625.9603.429
Dick Gyselman3B1581613693233.9433.354
Hal SuemeC953475657.9884.2420
Hal SpindelC612363365.9784.4102
Loyd ChristopherOF113314962.9822.858
Paul CarpenterOF1062001160.9721.991
Roy JohnsonOF97157960.9651.711
Bill MathesonOF901751142.9792.067
Connie CreedenOF5296752.9541.981
Bill KatsOF44101530.9722.409
Al LibkeOF2050311.9812.650
Joe DemoranP38187984.9242.553
Frank TincupP3294542.9311.688
Carl FischerP3284651.9151.688
Hal TurpinP311569021.0002.710
By SpeeceP31648041.0001.742
Glenn ElliottP2553441.9071.560
Johnny BabichP2293443.9151.955
Jack McClureP1327001.000.692
Syl JohnsonP1304001.000.308
Al LibkeP9.000
John YelovicP4.000
Gene HoltP3.000
Cuddles MarshallP1.000
Bill LymanSS951942682934.9414.863
Joe DobbinsSS43821131919.9114.535
Bobby GorbouldSS40791171119.9474.900
Totals157541261812218316.9653.770200

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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