Jim Poole (pooleji01)

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James Ralph Poole

  • Bats Left, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Jim Poole had 3,150 hits including 662 2B and 311 HR and 240 SB in the minor leagues between 1914 and 1946.

Poole was a scout for the Philadelphia A's in 1948 and 1949.

In 1941, Poole managed two sons, 17-year-old infielder Jim Poole Jr. and 22-year-old pitcher Phil Poole. [1]

Career Highlights[edit]

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1933 Winston-Salem Twins Piedmont League 25-36 -- none -- replaced by Art Bourg (17-63) on June 22
1937 Mooresville Moors North Carolina State League 74-35 1st none League Champs
1938 Reidsville Luckies Bi-State League 71-48 3rd none Lost in 1st round
1939 Martinsville Manufacturers Bi-State League -- St. Louis Cardinals -- replaced by Al Krupski June 1
Landis Sens North Carolina State League 8th none replaced Ginger Watts June 7
1940 Fulton Tigers KITTY League 46-54 -- Detroit Tigers -- replaced by Vincent Mullen (10-16) on August 18
1941 Fort Pierce Bombers Florida East Coast League 75-64 3rd none Lost in 1st round
1942 Statesville Owls North Carolina State League 48-51 6th none
1943 Erwin Aces Appalachian League 53-53 3rd Chicago Cubs League Champs
1944 Erwin Cubs Appalachian League 45-63 4th Chicago Cubs Lost in 1st round
1945 Statesville Cubs North Carolina State League 53-58 5th Chicago Cubs
1946 Moultrie Packers Georgia-Alabama League -- none -- replaced by Edward Parsons June 19
1947 Moultrie Packers Georgia-Alabama League 1st none League Champs replaced Buster Kinard May 18
1950 Morganton Aggies Western Carolina League 5th none replaced Homer Daugherty June 17
1951 Moultrie To-baks Georgia-Alabama League 52-74 7th none
1953 Maryville-Alcoa Twins Mountain States League 78-46 1st none Lost League Finals
1960 Rutherford County Owls Western Carolina League -- none -- replaced by Ray Walsh July 22
1961 Belmont Chiefs Western Carolina League 2-22 -- San Francisco Giants -- replaced by Whitey Ries May 23

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