1949 Philadelphia Phillies Roster

The 1949 Philadelphia Phillies team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1949 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies Opening Day starters list, a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies salary list, a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies uniform number breakdown and a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1949 Philadelphia Phillies


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Complete Roster

5-11
170
Right
Right
1928-07-27
6-00
175
Right
Right
1916-05-12
5-10
178
Right
Right
1914-01-21
185
Left
Right
1915-10-14
6-02
202
Right
Right
1917-03-02
6-01
185
Right
Both
1923-10-25
6-03
190
Right
Right
1926-06-16
6-00
190
Right
Both
1926-09-30
6-04½
210
Right
Right
1910-01-11
6-00
187
Left
Left
1929-05-19
6-00
185
Left
Left
1917-01-17
6-01½
175
Right
Right
1919-12-15
6-02
210
Right
Right
1925-09-12
5-11
187
Right
Right
1920-09-12
6-01
200
Right
Both
1916-05-03
6-00
165
Right
Left
1915-07-02
6-00½
180
Right
Right
1920-02-08
5-11
175
Right
Right
1927-11-05
6-00
190
Left
Left
1925-07-30
6-00
180
Right
Right
1921-11-05
5-10
163
Right
Right
1927-04-26
6-01
192
Right
Right
1925-08-16
5-09
180
Right
Right
1916-11-26
6-02
205
Right
Left
1920-11-02
6-01
175
Left
Left
1919-09-04
5-10
170
Right
Left
1927-03-19
6-00
195
Right
Right
1921-03-10
6-00
195
Right
Right
1925-06-08
6-02½
190
Right
Right
1926-01-02
6-01
190
Right
Left
1925-07-26
6-00
205
Right
Left
1914-12-11
5-09
175
Right
Right
1923-07-07
5-11
180
Right
Right
1914-02-08


The 1949 Philadelphia Phillies played 154 games during the regular season, won 81 games, lost 73 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Shibe Park (Park Factors: 97/98) where 819,698 fans witnessed their 1949 Phillies finish the season with a .526 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies Opening Day starters list, a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies salary list, a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies uniform number breakdown and a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies primary starters list:

1949 Philadelphia Phillies
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1949 Philadelphia Phillies
Salaries

Robin Roberts $18,000.00
Richie Ashburn $10,000.00

Did you know that a 1949 Philadelphia Phillies Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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