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1956 Charlotte Hornets

1956 > Class A > 1956 South Atlantic League
Overall: 79-61
Scored 630 runs, Allowed 542 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-60

Affiliation: Washington Senators-AL
Manager: Rollie Hemsley
Represented: Charlotte, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Bob Allison 21 122 344 80 10 6 12 .233 .401 138
2 Bobby Lee Brown 24 24 60 11 0 1 0 .183 .217 13
3 Herman Brown 22 18 59 13 1 0 0 .220 .237 14
4 Julian Castro 22 5 17 0 .000
5 Douglas Clark 28 26 20 4 0 0 0 .200 .200 4
6 Webbo Clarke* 28 22 36 7 1 1 0 .194 .278 10
7 Ramon Diaz 24 6 2 0 .000
8 Roy Dietzel 25 5 4 0 .000
9 Dan Dobbek* 21 5 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
10 David Drapp* 24 129 423 112 18 1 2 .265 .326 138
11 James Foster 26 11 30 8 2 0 0 .267 .333 10
12 Robert Gotovac 24 8 5 1 .200
13 John Grice 32 121 437 116 8 3 9 .265 .359 157
14 Rollie Hemsley 49 3 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
15 Evelio Hernandez 24 35 79 13 1 0 0 .165 .177 14
16 Adolf Hintze* 21 47 137 33 4 1 1 .241 .307 42
17 Ottis Jacobs 27 2 1 0 .000
18 Harmon Killebrew 20 70 249 81 16 7 15 .325 .627 156
19 Thomas Kordas 24 2 5 0 .000
20 Joseph Langhamer 21 28 23 5 0 0 0 .217 .217 5
21 John Marr 21 67 176 34 6 2 0 .193 .250 44
22 Philip Mateja 25 86 212 51 7 1 1 .241 .297 63
23 Rogers McKee* 29 32 113 29 5 3 4 .257 .460 52
24 Joe Montalvo 30 80 248 68 9 1 7 .274 .403 100
25 Jiro Nakamura* 27 4 3 0 .000
26 Adelbert Norwood 27 6 6 2 .333
27 John O'Lari 28 1 1 0 .000
28 Bob Saban 25 34 64 7 0 0 1 .109 .156 10
29 Ted Sadowski 20 26 46 6 1 0 0 .130 .152 7
30 Garland Shifflett 21 38 78 18 1 0 0 .231 .244 19
31 Rudy Tanner 29 121 385 119 10 3 5 .309 .390 150 Stats for 2 teams
32 Gene Verble 28 120 454 118 20 3 4 .260 .344 156
33 Harry Warner* 27 99 330 89 12 8 8 .270 .427 141
34 Ken Wood 31 135 479 128 19 6 17 .267 .438 210
35 Glen Zimmerman* 24 111 402 114 20 6 0 .284 .363 146
35 Players 26.1 140 5324 4589 630 1155 164 48 81 557 59 620 654 .252 .338 .361 .699 1658 71 44 43
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
Rk Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Bobby Lee Brown 24 13 9 .591 2.28 24 22 170.0 132 50 43 4 71 1.194 7.0 0.2 3.8
2 Douglas Clark 28 6 3 .667 2.75 26 1 59.0 55 23 18 1 14 1.169 8.4 0.2 2.1
3 Webbo Clarke* 28 3 10 .231 4.39 16 10 80.0 87 51 39 6 48 1.688 9.8 0.7 5.4
4 Ramon Diaz 24 0 1 .000 6
5 Roy Dietzel 25 1 1 .500 4
6 Dwight Feimster 22 0 0 1
7 Robert Gotovac 24 0 0 8
8 Evelio Hernandez 24 18 4 .818 2.46 35 26 205.0 169 71 56 5 75 1.190 7.4 0.2 3.3
9 Ottis Jacobs 27 0 0 2
10 Joseph Langhamer 21 2 3 .400 3.62 27 9 87.0 90 47 35 4 52 1.632 9.3 0.4 5.4
11 Jiro Nakamura* 27 0 2 .000 4
12 Tony Napoles 31 0 0 2
13 Adelbert Norwood 27 1 0 1.000 6
14 Bob Saban 25 15 7 .682 2.65 34 21 187.0 160 68 55 11 52 1.134 7.7 0.5 2.5
15 Ted Sadowski 20 9 9 .500 3.74 26 18 149.0 122 68 62 11 72 1.302 7.4 0.7 4.3
16 Garland Shifflett 21 11 12 .478 3.00 32 27 219.0 208 88 73 10 83 1.329 8.5 0.4 3.4
16 Players 23.6 79 61 .564 140 140 542

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Evelio Hernandez 35 0.00
Bob Saban 34 0.00
Garland Shifflett 32 0.00
Joseph Langhamer 27 0.00
Douglas Clark 26 0.00
Ted Sadowski 26 0.00
Bobby Lee Brown 24 0.00
Webbo Clarke 16 0.00
Robert Gotovac 8 0.00
Ramon Diaz 6 0.00
Adelbert Norwood 6 0.00
Roy Dietzel 4 0.00
Jiro Nakamura 4 0.00
Ottis Jacobs 2 0.00
Tony Napoles 2 0.00
Dwight Feimster 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Allison 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jul 11, 1934 Raytown, MO, US
Bobby Lee Brown 24 R R 6' 4.0" 185 1932 Danville, VA, US
Herman Brown 22 R 6' 0.0" 185 1934
Julian Castro 22 R 6' 3.0" 200 1934
Douglas Clark 28 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1928
Webbo Clarke 28 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Jun 8, 1928 Colon, Colon, PA
Ramon Diaz 24 R R 5' 8.0" 160 1932
Roy Dietzel 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 9, 1931 Baltimore, MD, US
Dan Dobbek 21 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 6, 1934 Ontonagon, MI, US
David Drapp 24 L R 5' 7.0" 160 1932
Dwight Feimster 22 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jun 8, 1934 Iredell County, NC, US
James Foster 26 R 5' 9.0" 170 1930
Robert Gotovac 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1932
John Grice 32 R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 15, 1924
Rollie Hemsley 49 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 24, 1907 Syracuse, OH, US
Evelio Hernandez 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 24, 1931 Guanabacoa, La Habana, CU
Adolf Hintze 21 L 5' 9.0" 175 1935
Ottis Jacobs 27 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 29, 1928
Harmon Killebrew 20 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jun 29, 1936 Payette, ID, US
Thomas Kordas 24 R 6' 1.0" 195 1932
Joseph Langhamer 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1935
John Marr 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1935
Philip Mateja 25 R 5' 11.0" 165 1931
Rogers McKee 29 L L 6' 1.0" 160 Sep 16, 1926 Shelby, NC, US
Joe Montalvo 30 R 6' 4.0" 225 Jun 6, 1926 New York, NY, US
Jiro Nakamura 27 L L 5' 9.0" 140 Jul 28, 1928 Central Las Villas, CU
Tony Napoles 31 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1925
Adelbert Norwood 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1929
John O'Lari 28 R 5' 10.0" 200 1928
Bob Saban 25 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 22, 1930 McCook, IL, US
Ted Sadowski 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 1, 1936 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Garland Shifflett 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 28, 1935 Elkton, VA, US
Alan Stone 23 R 6' 2.0" 185 1933
Rudy Tanner 29 R 5' 9.0" 168 Feb 11, 1927
Gene Verble 28 R R 5' 10.0" 163 Jun 29, 1928 Concord, NC, US
Harry Warner 27 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 11, 1928 Reeders, PA, US
Ken Wood 31 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 1, 1924 Lincolnton, NC, US
Glen Zimmerman 24 L 5' 11.0" 170 1932

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