Given Name: Constantine Gregory
C 1946, 48-55
Yankees , White Sox, Red Sox, Phillies
Games Average HR RBI
Career 315 .252 1 59
Slender for a catcher, the 6' 160-lb Niarhos hit .268 for the 1948 Yankees, platooning
with Yogi Berra. A backup after 1948, he batted a career-high .324 in 41 games after
a 1950 trade to the White Sox.
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY » : The Browns send C November 27th, 1951 Sherm Lollar, P Al Widmar, and infielder Tommy Upton to the White Sox for C Gus Niarhos, P Dick Littlefield, 1B Gordy Goldsberry, Joe DeMaestri, and OF Jim Rivera. Rivera, a favorite of Browns manager Hornsby, will return to the Sox in eight months.
» : The Browns trade C November 28th, 1951 Gus Niarhos, acquired yesterday, to Boston for catcher Les Moss and Tom Wright. The team also signs SS Marty Marion, former Cardinal manager.