Skip to main content
jump to navigation
The Official Site of Minor League Baseball
Below is an advertisement.

John Monroe

Inducted as a player in 2011

Position: Infielder
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Born: August 24, 1898 in Farmersville, TX
Died: June 19, 1956 in Conroe, TX

Teams (Years Played)

  • Sacramento Senators (1926-29)
  • Mission Reds (1930-31)
  • Portland Beavers (1931-33)

Notes: Tied with three others for the PCL lead in runs scored with 141 in 1931...Helped the Portland Beavers win the 1932 PCL Championship, the Beavers' first league title since 1914...Played in 60 Major League games in 1921 for the New York Giants and Philadelphia Phillies.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB SB AVG
1926 Sacramento 2B 200 779 122 230 52 10 13 97 26 .295
1927 Sacramento 2B 162 592 112 175 38 7 4 70 12 .296
1928 Sacramento 2B 171 731 124 235 45 4 10 84 14 .321
1929 Sacramento 2B 146 589 93 198 34 9 6 58 13 .336
1930 Mission 2B 188 689 158 241 39 2 28 106 7 .350
1931 Mission/Port. 2B 158 607 141 220 41 4 7 64 15 .362
1932 Portland 2B 118 415 98 136 27 3 5 59 11 .328
1933 Portland 2B 152 576 126 186 33 6 7 62 20 .323
Totals (8 seasons) 1,295 4,978 974 1,621 309 45 80 600 118 .326