1951 New York Giants Roster

The 1951 New York Giants team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1951 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 1951 New York Giants Opening Day starters list, a 1951 New York Giants salary list, a 1951 New York Giants uniform number breakdown and a 1951 New York Giants primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"He was something like 0-for-21 the first time I saw him. His first Major League hit was a home run off me and I'll never forgive myself. We might have gotten rid of Willie (Mays) forever if I'd only struck him out." - Warren Spahn
1951 New York Giants


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Complete Roster

6-00
175
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Right
1923-08-01
6-00
175
Left
Right
1927-08-18
6-01
170
Right
Right
1926-12-03
200
Right
Right
1917-09-17
5-11
175
Right
Right
1923-01-06
6-03
205
Right
Right
1921-04-11
6-02
190
Right
Right
1920-07-16
6-00
180
Right
Right
1922-02-02
6-02
185
Left
Right
1922-05-11
6-01
187
Right
Right
1928-06-08
5-11
180
Left
Left
1920-03-31
6-02
190
Right
Right
1918-01-05
6-02
180
Right
Right
1917-04-26
6-01
215
Right
Right
1926-07-07
5-11
210
Right
Right
1919-03-15
5-11
185
Right
Right
1922-11-28
5-10
187
Right
Right
1924-02-20
5-11
185
Right
Right
1922-01-07
6-01
175
Right
Left
1926-07-25
6-00
180
Right
Right
1924-02-25
6-01
178
Right
Right
1918-01-29
5-08
170
Right
Right
1915-09-03
5-09
174
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Left
1925-12-08
5-10
160
Right
Right
1927-11-02
5-10
162
Right
Left
1920-10-28
6-04
215
Right
Right
1922-08-10
6-01
195
Right
Right
1919-02-25
5-09
155
Right
Left
1919-11-03
5-11
165
Right
Right
1925-02-05
5-11
180
Right
Right
1931-05-06
6-00
185
Right
Left
1927-04-14
6-02
185
Right
Right
1923-10-25
6-02
185
Right
Left
1921-05-20
5-09½
175
Right
Right
1919-04-11


The 1951 New York Giants played 157 games during the regular season, won 98 games, lost 59 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at the Polo Grounds (Park Factors: 101/99) where 1,059,539 fans witnessed their 1951 Giants finish the season with a .624 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 1951 New York Giants Opening Day starters list, a 1951 New York Giants salary list, a 1951 New York Giants uniform number breakdown and a 1951 New York Giants primary starters list:

1951 New York Giants
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1951 New York Giants
Salaries

Eddie Stanky $32,000.00
Jack Kramer $17,500.00
Monte Irvin $10,000.00
Willie Mays $7,500.00

Did you know that a 1951 New York Giants 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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