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Baseball in Centralia

Highlights

This page lists season and game highlights for the teams and players in Centralia, Illinois.


Notable Seasons


  • 1947
    • Billy Klaus (.341, 147 hits, 84 RBI)
  • 1949
    • Joseph Prucha (19 wins)
  • 1950
    • William Ecklund (174 strikeouts)
    • William Green (93 double plays; shortstop)
  • 1951
    • Lew Bekeza (16 homers)
    • Lee Tunnison (20 wins, 170 strikeouts, 3.12)
    • James Granneman (371 putouts at second base)

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Notable Games


  • June 23, 1950
    • Gene Pisarski (16.0 innings pitched against Paris)
  • July 2 thru August 6, 1950
    • Kirby Dickens (32 consecutive games w/o error at shortstop)
  • July 8, 1950
    • Gene Pisarski (no hitter; West Frankfort, 6-0)
  • July 25, 1952
    • Wayne Morin (pitcher surrendered 18 runs to Hannibal)

Otherwise Notable

  • Triple Plays by Team: none



The Midwest League plays Single-A, professional baseball in America's agricultural and industrial heartland. 16 teams play a 140 game schedule which begins in early April and ends Labor Day weekend.

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