Joe Berry (berryjo03)

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Jonas Arthur Berry
(Jittery Joe)

  • Bats Left, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 10½", Weight 145 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Jittery Joe Berry pitched in pro ball from 1927 to 1951, winning 248 minor league games with a 3.19 ERA. He was a rookie in the World War II year of 1944, when he was a few months short of his fortieth birthday. Rare for a pitcher of his era, he pitched in 133 games without ever starting a game. Berry managed the 1950-1951 Vernon Dusters.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1950 Vernon Dusters Longhorn League 83-70 4th none Lost in first round
1951 Vernon Dusters Longhorn League 49-49 -- none -- replaced by Horner Matney (18-22) on July 30

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