Marty “Butch” Gainor

Bio

Full name: Martin Joseph Gainor

Preferred name: Marty

Nickname: Butch

Born: March 27, 1915 in Milnor, ND

Died: Dec. 30, 1959

Last Season (1946) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 213 lbs
  • Position: T
  • Jersey: #32
Amateur Programs
  • North Dakota
  • Milnor HS (Milnor, ND)
4 Season Career with WPG

Active years: 1937–1939, 1946

37 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 34 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
3 Grey Cup Appearances
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Marty “Butch” Gainor was inducted into the Player wing in 1985.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
4 seasons
(Rank: T2773rd,
75th percentile,
4 CFL seasons)
1 team 34
(Rank: T3422nd,
69th percentile,
34 CFL games)
0 3
1937 WPG G 7 -- 0
1938 WPG G 8 -- 1
1939 WPG T 12 -- 1
1946 WPG T 32 7 -- 1