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1956 Ponca City Cubs

1956 > Class D > 1956 Sooner State League
Overall: 70-70
Scored 865 runs, Allowed 872 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-71

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Donald Biebel
Represented: Ponca City, OK
Ballpark: Conoco Park (Ponca City, OK)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1957

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 Donald Biebel 24 132 427 106 20 5 6 .248 .361 154
2 Jim Brewer* 18 33 30 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Robert Chatham? -- 7 21 1 .048
4 Robert Cooke 20 8 10 2 .200
5 Dean Davis 19 9 22 1 .045
6 Donald Davis* 18 17 53 9 2 0 1 .170 .264 14
7 Ed Donnelly 23 33 61 5 0 0 0 .082 .082 5
8 Sammy Drake# 21 87 326 93 18 5 13 .285 .491 160
9 Gene Dziadura 20 62 218 64 12 2 9 .294 .491 107
10 Fred Eubler? -- 38 137 25 4 0 1 .182 .234 32
11 James Gilmore# 23 13 24 4 0 0 0 .167 .167 4
12 Ray Giroux 19 37 70 14 3 0 1 .200 .286 20
13 Virgil Givens 24 17 54 8 0 0 0 .148 .148 8
14 Ron Goerger* 19 14 37 8 2 0 0 .216 .270 10
15 Russ Gragg* 22 140 520 183 25 15 7 .352 .498 259
16 Horace Greenwood* 26 139 561 181 26 3 4 .323 .401 225
17 David Hall 19 48 63 11 2 0 0 .175 .206 13
18 Lou Johnson 21 110 423 125 14 11 11 .296 .459 194
19 Kenneth Latke? -- 9 7 0 .000
20 Dennis Loudenback 19 132 502 121 17 4 20 .241 .410 206
21 Peter Mattachione 18 27 102 22 5 0 0 .216 .265 27
22 James Mayfield 22 4 15 4 .267
23 Michael Morrison 20 33 58 6 1 0 0 .103 .121 7
24 Allison Owen* 20 124 429 93 14 6 10 .217 .347 149
25 Fred Owens? 20 27 64 10 1 0 2 .156 .266 17
26 Anthony Petrovich* 21 12 14 1 0 0 0 .071 .071 1
27 Wallace Radford 21 16 45 8 1 0 1 .178 .267 12
28 Frank Renko 20 7 3 1 .333
29 Carl Reynolds* 22 64 237 59 6 1 17 .249 .498 118
30 Kenneth Rollins 20 6 5 0 .000
31 James Schandevel 19 46 95 17 3 1 1 .179 .263 25
32 Del Walker 20 35 53 10 1 1 0 .189 .245 13
33 Billy Williams* 18 13 17 4 0 0 0 .235 .235 4
34 John Zafarana? -- 25 16 2 0 1 0 .125 .250 4
34 Players 21.4 140 5607 4724 865 1199 176 56 105 710 234 53 780 1036 .254 .357 .381 .739 1802 70 33 11
* - 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 Donald Biebel? 24 0 0 3
2 Jim Brewer* 18 2 4 .333 6.23 33 5 91.0 106 84 63 16 54 1.758 10.5 1.6 5.3
3 Ed Donnelly 23 9 8 .529 4.64 31 17 161.0 168 119 83 16 86 1.578 9.4 0.9 4.8
4 James Gilmore 23 4 1 .800 6.83 11 7 54.0 53 43 41 8 50 1.907 8.8 1.3 8.3
5 Ron Goerger* 19 7 3 .700 4.24 14 12 87.0 84 55 41 7 56 1.609 8.7 0.7 5.8
6 David Hall 19 15 11 .577 3.95 46 17 187.0 173 108 82 21 66 1.278 8.3 1.0 3.2
7 Kenneth Latke? -- 1 4 .200 9
8 Michael Morrison 20 8 11 .421 6.26 30 23 141.0 109 114 98 17 161 1.915 7.0 1.1 10.3
9 Anthony Petrovich* 21 0 3 .000 12
10 Frank Renko? 20 0 1 .000 5
11 Kenneth Rollins 20 0 0 6
12 James Schandevel 19 15 12 .556 4.02 36 27 217.0 190 125 97 18 146 1.548 7.9 0.7 6.1
13 Ray Searcy 17 0 0 2
14 Del Walker 20 6 8 .429 4.80 24 19 120.0 116 89 64 17 120 1.967 8.7 1.3 9.0
15 John Zafarana? -- 3 4 .429 6.58 25 5 52.0 50 49 38 8 73 2.365 8.7 1.4 12.6
15 Players 20.0 70 70 .500 4.94 140 140 81 59 5 1207.0 1160 872 662 137 896 12 1008 44 7 106 1.703 8.6 1.0 6.7 7.5 1.13
* - 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
David Hall 46 0.00
James Schandevel 36 0.00
Jim Brewer 33 0.00
Ed Donnelly 31 0.00
Michael Morrison 30 0.00
John Zafarana 25 0.00
Del Walker 24 0.00
Ron Goerger 14 0.00
Anthony Petrovich 12 0.00
James Gilmore 11 0.00
Kenneth Latke 9 0.00
Kenneth Rollins 6 0.00
Frank Renko 5 0.00
Ray Searcy 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Donald Biebel 24 R 5' 10.0" 190 1932
Jim Brewer 18 L L 6' 1.0" 186 Nov 14, 1937 Merced, CA, US
Robert Chatham -- Unknown
Robert Cooke 20 R 5' 10.0" 175 1936
Dean Davis 19 R 5' 11.0" 165 1937
Donald Davis 18 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1937 Tulsa, OK, US
Ed Donnelly 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 10, 1932 Allen, MI, US
Sammy Drake 21 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 7, 1934 Little Rock, AR, US
Gene Dziadura 20 R 5' 11.0" 165 1936 Windsor, ON, CA
Fred Eubler -- Unknown
James Gilmore 23 S R 6' 0.0" 195 1933
Ray Giroux 19 R 5' 10.0" 180 1937
Virgil Givens 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 28, 1932 Muskogee, OK, US
Ron Goerger 19 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 23, 1937 Tacoma, WA, US
Russ Gragg 22 L R 6' 1.0" 175 1934
Horace Greenwood 26 L 5' 7.0" 167 1930
David Hall 19 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1937
Lou Johnson 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 22, 1934 Lexington, KY, US
Kenneth Latke -- Unknown
Dennis Loudenback 19 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 10, 1936
Peter Mattachione 18 R R 5' 10.0" 160 1938
James Mayfield 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1934
Michael Morrison 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1936
Allison Owen 20 L R 5' 11.0" 185 1936
Fred Owens 20 Mar 6, 1936 Williamsburg, VA, US
Anthony Petrovich 21 L L 5' 11.0" 180 1935
Wallace Radford 21 R 6' 1.0" 190 1935
Frank Renko 20 R 6' 1.0" 180 1936
Carl Reynolds 22 L L 6' 0.0" 190 1934
Kenneth Rollins 20 R R 5' 9.0" 190 1936
James Schandevel 19 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 15, 1937
Ray Searcy 17 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Nov 1, 1938 Lake Lure, NC, US
Del Walker 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 30, 1935 El Paso, TX, US
Billy Williams 18 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 15, 1938 Whistler, AL, US
John Zafarana -- Unknown

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