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1957 Columbia Gems

1957 > Class A > 1957 South Atlantic League
Overall: 59-95
Scored 590 runs, Allowed 745 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-93

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: Ernie White
Represented: Columbia, SC
Ballpark: Capital City Park (I) (Columbia, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1956

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Chet Boak2220659001.138.18512
2Anthony Cannizzo2213273100.111.1484
3Bob Davis23416710200.149.17912
4Richard Gentry245621053632.252.33871Stats for 2 teams
5David Gorrie*256143.214
6Joseph Gushanas*2728518010.157.19610
7Jay Hankins*21973831041050.272.324124
8Roger Herrscher2511164200.250.3756
9Robert Hoffman2040336000.182.1826
10Al Isreal*301465541512252.273.341189
11Evans Killeen2122315000.161.1615
12Charles Kowalski*191781000.125.1251
13Eric MacKenzie*247920646511.223.27256
14Rudolph Mayling2711234110.174.3047
15Johnny Menger235113423501.172.23131
16Kenneth Menkel*233714033403.236.32946
17Bill Oster*24630.000
18Joseph Pahr2991321871316.271.374120
19Dan Pfister20341.250
20Leo Posada216519236623.188.28655
21Hal Raether2417164000.250.2504
22Buddy Reedy*271334531201671.265.338153
23William Riale*249133.231
24Leroy Scercy*206241.042
25Keith Schmidt284915329201.190.22234
26LeRoy Schmidt*2314756012415310.221.313175
27Robert Schwarzkoff2254284100.143.1795
28David Shea23257817300.218.25620
29Al Silvera217185.278
30Harold Stamey*295116737806.222.37763
31Bill Stuifbergen23103363861748.237.372135
32Benjamin Swaringen#2139889200.102.12511
33Chuck Thomas255718335802.191.26849
34Robert Travers246181.056
35George Wegerek2414449810414610.209.321160Stats for 2 teams
36Spider Wilhelm2882287551101.192.24069
37Don Williams2130547100.130.1488
37 Players24.915458505112590115316834535203518634710.226.309.303.6121548653932
* - 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
1Bob Davis231213.4803.124125205.018490718951.3618.10.44.2
2Joseph Gushanas*27614.3004.532220147.0156907411761.5789.60.74.7
3Jack Hale*25002
4Robert Hoffman*20312.2004.304012136.0130776514761.5158.60.95.0
5Franklin Kenny24001
6Evans Killeen2137.3003.86191591.07769397761.6817.60.77.5
7Charles Kowalski*1901.0005.4416343.03429263461.8607.10.69.6
8Eric MacKenzie24001
9Mike Mazzamorra*23003
10Bill Oster*2401.0006
11Dan Pfister2001.0003.60310.01810492.70016.28.1
12Hal Raether2422.5003.9116246.03823203221.3047.40.64.3
13Ralph Reiss*22004
14William Riale2434.4294.009745.06027202141.64412.00.42.8
15LeRoy Schmidt*2301.0002
16Robert Schwarzkoff2297.5632.85505120.010645383641.4178.00.24.8
17Harold Stamey?29001
18Benjamin Swaringen211317.4333.843633239.0223115102191151.4148.40.74.3
19George Wegerek?24001Stats for 2 teams
20Don Williams21513.2784.583022171.01559687111151.5798.20.66.1
20 Players22.15995.3834.031541549460111350.012737456059278834814457581.5278.
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Chet Boak22RR6' 0.0"180Jun 19, 1935New Castle, PA, US
Anthony Cannizzo22RR5' 9.0"200Jan 16, 1935San Francisco, CA, US
Bob Davis23RR6' 0.0"170Sep 11, 1933New York, NY, US
Richard Gentry24RR5' 10.0"160Aug 12, 1932Torrence County, NM, US
David Gorrie25LL5' 10.0"1801932
Joseph Gushanas27LL5' 10.0"1701930
Jack Hale25LL6' 1.0"1851932
Jay Hankins21LR5' 7.0"170Nov 7, 1935St. Louis County, MO, US
Roger Herrscher25R6' 2.0"1751932
Robert Hoffman20RL6' 2.0"160Sep 13, 1936
Al Isreal30L5' 10.0"175Apr 19, 1927
Franklin Kenny24RR6' 5.0"2051933
Evans Killeen21RR6' 0.0"190Feb 27, 1936Brooklyn, NY, US
Charles Kowalski19LL6' 1.0"2051938
Eric MacKenzie24LR6' 0.0"185Aug 29, 1932Glendon, AB, CA
Rudolph Mayling27R6' 1.0"1751930
Mike Mazzamorra23RL6' 0.0"2001934
Johnny Menger23RR5' 10.0"1601934
Kenneth Menkel23L6' 0.0"1901934
Bill Oster24LL6' 3.0"198Jan 2, 1933New York, NY, US
Joseph Pahr29R5' 9.0"180May 5, 1928Chicago, IL, US
Dan Pfister20RR6' 0.0"187Dec 20, 1936Plainfield, NJ, US
Leo Posada21RR5' 11.0"175Apr 15, 1936La Habana, La Habana, CU
Hal Raether24RR6' 1.0"185Oct 10, 1932Lake Mills, WI, US
Buddy Reedy27LR5' 11.0"170Dec 10, 1929Savannah, GA, US
Ralph Reiss22LL6' 0.0"1751935
William Riale24LR6' 1.0"185Mar 22, 1933Brogue, PA, US
Leroy Scercy20LR6' 2.0"205Oct 14, 1936Cabarrus County, NC, US
Keith Schmidt28R6' 0.0"1901929
LeRoy Schmidt23LL6' 1.0"1701934
Robert Schwarzkoff22RR6' 0.0"1851935
David Shea23R6' 2.0"1921934
Al Silvera21RR6' 0.0"180Aug 26, 1935San Diego, CA, US
Harold Stamey29L6' 1.0"190Apr 3, 1928
Bill Stuifbergen23R6' 4.0"2051934
Benjamin Swaringen21SR6' 1.0"1851936
Chuck Thomas25RR5' 10.0"188Jan 27, 1932Miami, FL, US
Robert Travers24R5' 9.0"1631933
George Wegerek24R6' 2.0"1751933
Spider Wilhelm28RR5' 9.0"170May 23, 1929Baltimore, MD, US
Don Williams21RR6' 5.0"218Sep 2, 1935Los Angeles, CA, US

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