Gordon Maltzberger

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Gordon Ralph Maltzberger

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 0", Weight 170 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

After his playing career ended, Gordon Maltzberger was a Minnesota Twins coach from 1962 to 1964 and a Chicago White Sox scout from 1966 to 1969. Before that, he had been a minor league pitching coach and manager for the Milwaukee Braves.

Maltzberger entered the Army in February 1945.

Maltzberger pitched for a semi-pro team called the San Bernardino Acme Brews in 1932 and 1936, and possibly other years.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 2-time AL Saves Leader (1943 & 1944)

Year-By-Year Minor League Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1952 St. Jean Canadians Provincial League 63-66 3rd Pittsburgh Pirates Lost in 1st round
1957 Eau Claire Braves Northern League 70-55 3rd Milwaukee Braves
1958 Eau Claire Braves Northern League 65-56 5th Milwaukee Braves
1959 Eau Claire Braves Northern League -- Milwaukee Braves Replaced Travis Jackson and Robert Dudley/
Replaced by Travis Jackson
1961 Boise Braves Pioneer League 72-55 1st Milwaukee Braves Lost League Finals
1965 Lynchburg White Sox Carolina League 75-64 3rd Chicago White Sox none
1970 Tucson Toros Pacific Coast League 81-65 4th Chicago White Sox
1971 Tucson Toros Pacific Coast League 69-76 6th (t) Chicago White Sox

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