1947 Illinois State League


Stats

Overall
Team W L PCT GB
Belleville (STLB) 75 37 .670 -
Centralia (CHC) 60 52 .536 15
Marion (CLE) 55 56 .495 19.5
West Frankfort (STL) 52 60 .464 23
Mount Vernon (BOSN) 49 63 .438 26
Mattoon (CHW) 41 64 .390 30.5

1st Half
Team W L PCT GB
Belleville 36 18 .667 -
Centralia 30 23 .566 5.5
West Frankfort 28 25 .528 7.5
Marion 22 30 .423 13
Mattoon 20 28 .417 13
Mount Vernon 20 32 .385 15
2nd Half
Team W L PCT GB
Belleville 39 19 .672 -
Marion 33 26 .559 6.5
Centralia 30 29 .508 9.5
Mount Vernon 29 31 .483 11
West Frankfort 24 35 .407 15.5
Mattoon 21 36 .368 17.5

Tie Game
Belleville at Centralia, 8/26, 2-2, 17 innings, darkness

Playoffs
No Playoff Belleville won both halves

All Star Game



Post Season All Star Team
1B-Clarence Schambon, Belleville
2B-Bob Cherek, Belleville
3B-Billy Klaus, Centralia
SS-William Queen, Mount Vernon
OF-Eldon "Rip" Repulski, West Frankfort
OF-William Hornsby, Mattoon
Omer Tolson, Belleville
C-James Cupp, West Franfort
C-Socrates Anthony, Belleville
UT-Chet McDowell, Marion
UT-John Osborne, Mattoon
P-Robert Freels, Belleville
P-Don Liddle, Mount Vernon
Manager-Walter DeFreitas, Belleville

Attendence
West Franfort, 43,004
Mount Vernon, 38,330
Marion, 36,705
Centralia, 35,000
Mattoon, 25,671
Belleville, 18,539