Steve Roser
Emerson Corey Roser
 
 
Born: January 25, 1918 in Rome, NY
Died: February 8, 2002 - 84 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'4" Wt: 220
(legend)
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Notes:
- College/Univ: Clarkson University (1937-1940)

Comparison

Comparison
Swingmen
 
All Positions
 
#
Player
 
1 Al Brazle
1943 - 1954
SW
20.4
WW2
 
-1.4
-0.1
21.8
-0.0
2 Hugh Casey
1935 - 1949
SW
12.4
WW2
 
-0.2
-0.1
12.7
-0.0
3 Hal White
1941 - 1954
SW
10.1
WW2
 
-1.0
-0.0
11.1
-0.0
4 Pete Appleton
1927 - 1945
SW
9.2
WW2
 
0.6
0.0
8.7
0.0
5 Clyde Shoun
1935 - 1949
SW
9.1
WW2
 
0.3
-0.1
8.9
-0.1
6 George Caster
1934 - 1946
SW
7.9
 
-0.9
0.0
8.8
0.1
7 Mike Ryba
1935 - 1946
SW
7.5
 
1.5
0.0
6.0
0.0
8 Alex Carrasquel
1939 - 1949
SW
6.6
 
0.0
0.0
6.6
0.0
9 Dick Coffman
1927 - 1945
SW
6.4
 
-2.7
-0.1
9.1
-0.1
10 Milo Candini
1943 - 1951
SW
5.3
WW2
 
1.0
-0.0
4.3
-0.0
11 Earl Caldwell
1928 - 1948
SW
4.2
 
-0.3
-0.0
4.5
-0.0
12 Ira Hutchinson
1933 - 1945
SW
4.2
 
-0.9
-0.1
5.1
-0.1
13 Bill Crouch
1939 - 1945
SW
2.0
 
-0.3
-0.0
2.3
-0.0
14 Les Webber
1942 - 1948
SW
1.8
 
-0.3
-0.0
2.2
-0.0
15 Johnny Hutchings
1940 - 1946
SW
1.8
 
-0.1
-0.0
1.9
0.0
16 Lefty Wilkie
1941 - 1946
SW
1.4
WW2
 
0.5
-0.0
1.0
-0.0
17 Ralph Winegarner
1930 - 1949
SW
1.4
 
1.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
18 Freddy Schmidt
1944 - 1947
SW
1.0
WW2
 
-0.4
0.0
1.4
0.0
19 Jack Salveson
1933 - 1945
SW
1.0
WW2
 
0.9
-0.0
0.1
-0.0
20 Glenn Gardner
1945 - 1945
SW
0.9
 
0.2
0.0
0.7
0.0
21 Bob Savage
1942 - 1949
SW
0.8
WW2
 
-0.4
-0.0
1.2
-0.0
22 Joe Orrell
1943 - 1945
SW
0.7
 
-0.1
0.0
0.8
0.0
23 Xavier Rescigno
1943 - 1945
SW
0.6
 
-0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
24 Prince Oana
1934 - 1945
SW
0.6
 
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.0
25 Lefty Wallace
1942 - 1946
SW
0.4
WW2
 
-0.2
-0.0
0.6
-0.0
26 Len Perme
1942 - 1946
SW
0.3
WW2
 
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
27 Lou Lucier
1943 - 1945
SW
0.2
 
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
28 George Hennessey
1937 - 1945
SW
0.1
 
-0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
29 Slim Emmerich
1945 - 1946
SW
0.1
 
-0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
30 Lefty Scott
1945 - 1945
SW
0.0
 
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
31 Steve Roser
1944 - 1946
SW
0.0
 
-0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
32 Jack Phillips
1945 - 1945
SW
-0.0
 
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
33 Stan Ferens
1942 - 1946
SW
-0.1
WW2
 
-0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
34 Zeb Eaton
1944 - 1945
SW
-0.1
WW2
 
0.3
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
35 Clem Dreisewerd
1944 - 1948
SW
-0.1
WW2
 
-0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
36 Loren Bain
1945 - 1945
SW
-0.1
 
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
37 Ray Hathaway
1945 - 1945
SW
-0.2
WW2
 
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
38 Earl Harrist
1945 - 1953
SW
-0.2
WW2
 
-0.8
0.0
0.6
0.0
39 Johnny Grodzicki
1941 - 1947
SW
-0.3
WW2
 
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
40 Mike Modak
1945 - 1945
SW
-0.4
WW2
 
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
41 Art Lopatka
1945 - 1946
SW
-0.4
 
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
42 Ernie Rudolph
1945 - 1945
SW
-0.4
 
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
43 Ben Cardoni
1943 - 1945
SW
-0.5
 
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
44 Charlie Ripple
1944 - 1946
SW
-0.5
 
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
45 Hy Vandenberg
1935 - 1945
SW
-0.5
 
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
46 Ike Pearson
1939 - 1948
SW
-0.5
WW2
 
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
47 Pete Center
1942 - 1946
SW
-0.6
WW2
 
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
48 Walter Wilson
1945 - 1945
SW
-0.7
WW2
 
-0.3
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
49 Sandy Ullrich
1944 - 1945
SW
-0.9
 
0.2
-0.0
-1.1
-0.0
50 Clay Touchstone
1928 - 1945
SW
-0.9
 
0.0
0.0
-0.9
0.0
 
  Steve Roser
1944 - 1946
SW
0.0
 
-0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
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