Joe Bonowitz

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Joe John Bonowitz

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 10½", Weight 165 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Outfielder Joe Bonowitz played in the minors from 1918 to 1936, collecting 2,925 hits, 579 2B, and a .307 AVG in 2,432 games. He spent all but 56 games of his career at A-ball or above. Bonowitz led the 1928 Texas League with 54 2B. He began 1936 as manager of the Americus Cardinals and ended it as manager of the Chattanooga Lookouts.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1936 Americus Cardinals Georgia-Florida League -- St. Louis Cardinals -- replaced by George Berry
Chattanooga Lookouts Southern Association 38-60 7th Washington Senators replaced Clyde Milan (23-24) on June 14