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1953 Lynchburg Cardinals

1953 > Class B > 1953 Piedmont League
Overall: 55-77
Scored 606 runs, Allowed 743 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 54-78

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: John Sullivan and Richard Landis
Represented: Lynchburg, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1John Balay2338437000.163.1637
2Richard Ban*2117285100.179.2146
3Pep Baselici2511039610718014.270.422167
4Walter Bauman*2015182000.111.1112
5Melvin Chaplin2014216101.286.47610
6Larry Davidson*2713450213325413.265.408205
7Frank Dean251154781332830.278.349167
8Donald DeMarse22129445961301.216.252112
9Lou Dolci2313527400.135.21211
10Paul Doughty2616243000.125.1253
11Robert Heins?2014356100.171.2007
12William Hopkins23268817212.193.30727
13Robert Kosis2113457101.156.24411
14Anthony LaCroix24357010401.143.24317
15Don Lassetter203211532614.278.45252
16James McClung*2320509401.180.32016
17Les Pinkham21288016401.200.28823
18Dolph Regelsky25197120201.282.35225
19John Romonosky23214711100.234.25512
20Richard Ryan2623305000.167.1675
21Ray Sanders25111358801620.223.279100
22Martin Sebastian24319718321.186.28928
23Walter Shepherd*245215034230.227.28042
24John Sullivan321154141011952.244.329136
25Robert Vogel254810125201.248.29730
26Virgil Wallace2513450013928310.278.406203
27Enso Zanatta*2316297100.241.2768
27 Players25.0134519043606061042186245454229743596.239.350.330.680143887
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1John Balay*2334.4293.21332101.09243365351.2578.20.43.1
2Richard Ban*2144.5005.7316977.08553496702.0139.90.78.2
3Walter Bauman*2001.0008.2015656.07354515482.16111.70.87.7
4Melvin Chaplin2042.6675.098746.06339264221.84812.30.84.3
5Paul Doughty2639.2505.44161486.010464528441.72110.90.84.6
6Robert Heins?2058.3854.04141398.010253445501.5519.40.54.6
7Anthony LaCroix24615.2864.763522189.019912610091521.8579.50.47.2
8John Romonosky23104.7143.022016122.09954417851.5087.30.56.3
9Richard Ryan2658.3856.1923680.09864558531.88811.00.96.0
10Robert Vogel25912.4294.072822168.018793768661.50610.00.43.5
11Enso Zanatta2356.4555.00151281.08154455491.6059.00.65.4
11 Players23.35577.417134134743
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Ray Sanders71353539.9785.72
Walter Shepherd431712010.9504.44
Les Pinkham1810591.9916.33


Virgil Wallace13412407722.9849.83


Donald DeMarse972553029.9845.74
Martin Sebastian30821017.9636.10


Frank Dean665515115.9323.12


John Sullivan11520237026.9574.97
Dolph Regelsky1939555.9494.95


Larry Davidson1342171410.9591.72
Pep Baselici108200920.9131.94
Don Lassetter328142.9772.66
William Hopkins245632.9672.46
James McClung152812.9351.93
Robert Kosis122231.9622.08


Anthony LaCroix350.00
John Balay330.00
Robert Vogel280.00
Richard Ryan230.00
John Romonosky200.00
Richard Ban160.00
Paul Doughty160.00
Walter Bauman150.00
Enso Zanatta150.00
Robert Heins140.00
Melvin Chaplin80.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
John Balay23RL6' 0.0"1751930
Richard Ban21LL5' 10.0"1651932
Pep Baselici25R5' 9.0"1871928
Walter Bauman20LL5' 9.0"1951933
Melvin Chaplin20RR6' 1.0"1851933
Hermenio Cortes19RR6' 0.0"1901934
Larry Davidson27LR6' 1.0"195May 20, 1926Appomattox, VA, US
Frank Dean25R5' 9.0"1601928
Donald DeMarse22R5' 9.0"1601931
Lou Dolci23R6' 2.0"175Dec 29, 1929Staten Island, NY, US
Paul Doughty26RR6' 0.0"185Jul 5, 1926Bangor, ME, US
Robert Heins206' 6.0"2251933
William Hopkins23R6' 0.0"1851930
John Hreljac22RR6' 0.0"1901931
Robert Kosis21R6' 2.0"1851932
Anthony LaCroix24RR6' 0.0"1851929
Richard Landis25R5' 9.0"1681928
Don Lassetter20RR6' 3.0"200Mar 27, 1933Newnan, GA, US
Walter Leptien24SL6' 3.0"1571929
James McClung23L5' 11.0"1871930
Les Pinkham21RR6' 1.0"195Apr 11, 1932Christopher, IL, US
Dolph Regelsky25R6' 3.0"205Nov 5, 1927Chicago, IL, US
John Romonosky23RR6' 2.0"195Jul 7, 1929Harrisburg, IL, US
Richard Ryan26RR6' 2.0"1901927
Ray Sanders25R5' 11.0"1701928
Martin Sebastian24R6' 0.0"1801929
Wayne Sengstock25R5' 11.0"1651928
Robert Shawver20L6' 3.0"1851933
Walter Shepherd24L5' 9.0"1701929
John Sullivan32RR5' 10.0"170Nov 2, 1920Chicago, IL, US
Robert Vogel25RR6' 0.0"1801928
Virgil Wallace25R6' 4.0"1901928
Gene Wyatt22R5' 11.0"160Jan 13, 1931Converse, SC, US
Enso Zanatta23LR6' 2.0"1901930

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