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1953 Lexington Indians

1953 > Class D > 1953 Tar Heel League
Overall: 59-54
Scored 611 runs, Allowed 600 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-56

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Alex Monchak
Represented: Lexington, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name 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 Antonio Aguilar 19 38 153 34 7 1 0 .222 .281 43
2 Gene Armbruster* 25 82 308 85 15 2 12 .276 .455 140
3 Robert Barnes? -- 11 24 3 1 0 0 .125 .167 4
4 Robert Beck? -- 10 28 6 2 0 0 .214 .286 8
5 Max Bost 24 29 89 25 5 1 0 .281 .360 32
6 Wade Brown* 24 34 45 10 2 1 0 .222 .311 14 Stats for 2 teams
7 George Burrell 35 45 72 14 0 0 0 .194 .194 14
8 Emilio Delgado 22 25 79 14 5 0 0 .177 .241 19
9 Whammy Douglas 18 21 48 6 1 0 0 .125 .146 7
10 Bill Forgay? 23 22 45 8 0 1 0 .178 .222 10
11 Charles Greenhill 22 102 341 82 24 3 8 .240 .399 136
12 Efird Gwaltney? -- 47 93 25 4 1 1 .269 .366 34 Stats for 3 teams
13 John Hansil? -- 24 70 22 3 0 1 .314 .400 28 Stats for 3 teams
14 Owen Linn 30 17 51 14 3 1 2 .275 .490 25
15 John Lybrand 25 97 381 112 26 2 8 .294 .436 166 Stats for 2 teams
16 Anthony Mazurek 34 87 343 113 31 5 4 .329 .484 166 Stats for 2 teams
17 James McCrary 23 57 227 51 14 2 0 .225 .304 69
18 Plaskie McCree 27 12 19 2 0 0 0 .105 .105 2
19 James Melvin* 27 65 213 65 7 0 0 .305 .338 72
20 Alex Monchak 36 112 388 90 18 5 7 .232 .358 139
21 Monk Poole 30 27 67 12 2 0 0 .179 .209 14
22 William Robertson* 19 83 332 87 13 8 15 .262 .485 161 Stats for 2 teams
23 Bill Spirko 21 71 217 48 7 4 0 .221 .290 63
24 Don Stafford* 30 113 433 162 49 3 19 .374 .633 274 Stats for 2 teams
25 Robert Tingen? -- 35 67 12 3 0 0 .179 .224 15 Stats for 2 teams
26 Jack Triplett? 30 32 124 31 7 2 0 .250 .339 42 Stats for 4 teams
27 Pasquale Vastano? -- 28 103 19 4 1 0 .184 .243 25
28 Bernard Walters? -- 17 20 1 0 0 0 .050 .050 1 Stats for 2 teams
29 William Williams 23 92 351 99 24 1 4 .282 .390 137 Stats for 2 teams
29 Players 26.2 114 4496 3875 611 1005 231 34 60 539 36 561 808 .259 .353 .383 .736 1484 60
* - 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
Rk Name 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 Robert Barnes? -- 2 2 .500 5.60 10 10 53.0 60 40 33 3 35 1.792 10.2 0.5 5.9
2 George Burrell 35 10 6 .625 3.94 44 4 176.0 187 99 77 9 65 1.432 9.6 0.5 3.3
3 Whammy Douglas 18 9 7 .563 3.56 21 18 134.0 122 68 53 9 62 1.373 8.2 0.6 4.2
4 Bill Forgay? 23 10 7 .588 2.76 22 18 140.0 140 64 43 5 53 1.379 9.0 0.3 3.4
5 Efird Gwaltney? -- 9 8 .529 5.17 27 20 134.0 107 95 77 5 135 1.806 7.2 0.3 9.1 Stats for 3 teams
6 Plaskie McCree 27 3 4 .429 5.49 10 10 59.0 74 42 36 5 22 1.627 11.3 0.8 3.4
7 Monk Poole 30 15 9 .625 3.10 27 25 203.0 193 86 70 8 51 1.202 8.6 0.4 2.3
8 Robert Tingen? -- 10 9 .526 4.41 28 18 153.0 175 95 75 12 72 1.614 10.3 0.7 4.2 Stats for 2 teams
9 Bernard Walters? -- 3 0 1.000 7.02 17 4 50.0 50 40 39 8 41 1.820 9.0 1.4 7.4 Stats for 2 teams
9 Players 27.1 59 54 .522 114 114 600
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Burrell 44 0.00
Robert Tingen 28 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Efird Gwaltney 27 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Monk Poole 27 0.00
Bill Forgay 22 0.00
Whammy Douglas 21 0.00
Bernard Walters 17 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Barnes 10 0.00
Plaskie McCree 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Antonio Aguilar 19 R R 5' 6.0" 168 Dec 13, 1933 Valladolid, Yucatan, MX
Ricardo Alvarez -- Unknown
Gene Armbruster 25 L 6' 0.0" 170 1928
Robert Barnes -- Unknown
Robert Beck -- Unknown
Carroll Berger 21 Aug 1, 1931 Mount Vernon, OH, US
Max Bost 24 R 6' 1.0" 180 1929
Wade Brown 24 L L 5' 5.0" 135 1929 Wilmington, NC, US
George Burrell 35 R R 6' 2.0" 178 1918
James Cassidy 21 L L 5' 10.0" 155 1932
Joseph Corona -- Unknown
Herman Creasey 36 L 6' 3.0" 200 1917
Emilio Delgado 22 R 5' 8.0" 158 1931
Whammy Douglas 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 17, 1935 Carrboro, NC, US
Samuel Erwin -- Unknown
Bill Forgay 23 Jun 5, 1930 Brooklyn, NY, US
Charles Greenhill 22 R 6' 1.0" 205 1931
Efird Gwaltney -- Unknown
John Hansil -- Unknown
Owen Linn 30 R 5' 10.0" 148 1923
John Lybrand 25 R 5' 10.0" 185 Jan 6, 1928 Paw Creek, NC, US
Roy Matthews 22 R R 6' 1.0" 210 1931
Anthony Mazurek 34 R 5' 10.0" 160 1919
William McClellan -- Unknown
James McCrary 23 R 5' 7.0" 148 Oct 15, 1929 Lexington, NC, US
Plaskie McCree 27 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1926
James Melvin 27 L 6' 0.0" 150 1926
Alex Monchak 36 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 5, 1917 Bayonne, NJ, US
Moregate -- Unknown
John Norton -- Unknown
Monk Poole 30 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Oct 3, 1922
John Ritch -- Unknown
William Robertson 19 L R 6' 2.0" 205 1934
Bill Spirko 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 20, 1931 Bayonne, NJ, US
Don Stafford 30 L 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 30, 1922 Taylorsville, NC, US
Christ Theros 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1930
Robert Tingen -- Unknown
Jack Triplett 30 1923
Pasquale Vastano -- Unknown
Bernard Walters -- Unknown
William Williams 23 R 5' 11.0" 180 1930

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