Rudy Briner

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Rudolph P. Briner

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 9", Weight 200 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Catcher Rudy Briner played in the minor leagues from 1939 to 1956, missing 1942-1945 due to military service. He moved up the St. Louis Browns' chain from 1939 to 1946, reaching the Eastern League for 22 games in 1946. He then spent the rest of his career in the lower minor leagues in the Texas and Louisiana area. Overall, Briner hit .300 in 1534 games.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1951 Lafayette Bulls Evangeline League 60-80 8th none
1953 San Angelo Colts Longhorn League 77-52 2nd none Lost in 1st round
1954 Midland Indians Longhorn League 80-59 4th none Lost in 1st round
1956 Midland Indians Southwestern League -- none -- replaced Everett Robinson July 7 /
replaced by Juan Izaguirre August 10