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1954 Western Association

1954 > Class C > League History
Overall: 556 games, 8 teams, approx. 139 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1953

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1953

League Standings

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Topeka Owls CHW 87 51 .630 --
Muskogee Giants NYG 85 54 .612 2.5
St. Joseph Saints NYY 82 57 .590 5.5
Blackwell Broncos CHC 79 61 .564 9
Hutchinson Elks PIT 72 67 .518 15.5
Ponca City Jets 62 76 .449 25
Joplin Cardinals STL 50 89 .360 37.5
Iola Indians 39 101 .279 49
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Topeka Owls CHW 22.1 6.43 138 5623 4610 888 1264 217 60 91 761 144 857 762 .274 .385 .407 .792 1874 119 37
Blackwell Broncos CHC 24.5 6.41 140 5604 4687 898 1280 198 56 120 777 141 802 733 .273 .376 .416 .792 1950 64 51
St. Joseph Saints NYY 21.3 6.04 139 5594 4674 839 1257 216 87 67 708 70 794 853 .269 .372 .395 .768 1848 87 39
Muskogee Giants NYG 22.6 5.99 139 5479 4597 832 1206 158 46 126 714 117 793 922 .262 .368 .399 .767 1834 54 35
Ponca City Jets 25.4 5.78 138 5453 4576 798 1181 200 34 90 683 72 765 748 .258 .362 .376 .738 1719 76 36
Hutchinson Elks PIT 22.6 5.76 139 5532 4657 801 1267 241 74 95 726 165 767 852 .272 .372 .417 .788 1941 58 50
Joplin Cardinals STL 21.5 5.29 139 5418 4733 735 1226 187 85 60 620 124 606 814 .259 .341 .372 .714 1763 52 27
Iola Indians 24.3 4.30 140 5311 4684 602 1146 200 42 55 512 67 563 817 .245 .324 .341 .665 1595 43 21
League Totals 23.1 5.75 1112 44014 37218 6393 9827 1617 484 704 5501 900 5947 6501 .264 .363 .390 .753 14524 553 296

League Pitching

Tm Aff PitchAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
Muskogee Giants NYG 22.4 4.79 85 54 .612 139 139 666
Topeka Owls CHW 22.5 4.83 87 51 .630 138 138 667
St. Joseph Saints NYY 21.0 5.14 82 57 .590 139 139 714
Hutchinson Elks PIT 23.1 5.46 72 67 .518 139 139 759
Blackwell Broncos CHC 22.7 5.54 79 61 .564 140 140 776
Joplin Cardinals STL 21.6 6.53 50 89 .360 139 139 908
Ponca City Jets 23.2 6.67 62 76 .449 138 138 921
Iola Indians 24.0 7.01 39 101 .279 140 140 982
League Totals 22.5 5.75 556 556 .500 1112 1112 6393

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Muskogee Giants NYG 139 3655 1420 221 121 .958 24 John Davenport
Topeka Owls CHW 138 3623 1418 240 115 .955 35 Ira Hutchinson
Blackwell Broncos CHC 140 3623 1454 256 102 .952 27 Al Kubski and Joe Consoli
Joplin Cardinals STL 139 3574 1603 286 112 .948 27 Bill Kelly
St. Joseph Saints NYY 139 3604 1563 289 141 .947 45 n/a
Hutchinson Elks PIT 139 3617 1441 295 138 .945 40 Lamar Dorton and George Genovese
Ponca City Jets 138 3518 1371 302 107 .942 32 Eddie Carnett
Iola Indians 140 3568 1517 359 117 .934 36 Ralph Kennedy and Willie Ramsdell
League Totals 1112 28782 11787 2248 953 .947 266