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1953 Charleston Senators

1953 > Class AAA > 1953 American Association
Overall: 60-94
Scored 583 runs, Allowed 754 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-95

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Joe Becker
Represented: Charleston, WV
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1James Babcock28173932381005055.250.351.281.6339002
2Jim Basso33119402374359115284332362.243.289.358.6471341014Stats for 2 teams
3Clarence Beers341299110000003.
4Hank Behrman323941351600050312.
5Bob Boyd*334921119833648622212107.323.356.455.81090403
6Tommy Byrne*3334675591610282109.291.400.418.81823102
7Frank Campos*292060513152103087.294.390.373.76219001
8Jack Cerin288724522333579493611843.256.317.453.770101722Stats for 2 teams
9Lawrence Ciesielski30173732170002046.219.306.219.5247001
10George Corona282693761117300811410.224.352.263.61520312
11Doc Daugherty2520777011181019176.257.325.314.63922300
12Dick Fowler3232756771110240311.
13Luis Garcia237427824425606031322928.246.331.307.63875523
14Fred Gerken#31401199312173201512012.183.345.258.60324133
15Donald Griffin3182305272227910103912624.290.357.335.69191825
16Bob Habenicht27452929151012005.172.172.310.4839200
17Hal Hudson*26303225250001131.
18Bill Jennings2773285255215111311912555.
19Connie Johnson301638364700020112.
20Gus Keriazakos21191915110000029.
21Al Kozar312498831418100120122.217.337.229.56619430
22John Kropf2611336429538636472646565.214.359.332.69198522Stats for 2 teams
23Frank Marino325060565122023018.214.228.357.58520103
24Dave Melton2432979282443080511.261.299.370.66934300
25Don Nicholas*2212749542988113185241416039.263.358.343.700147033
26Vincent Plumbo299227023225468122302922.
27Bill Powell*3440837261320070518.
28Angel Scull2415059754566156185248293826.286.337.349.6861907410
29Andy Tomasic353165110000011.200.333.200.5331000
30Bob Van Eman*291347412910011610.220.319.244.56310000
31Bob Wellman27111917550104026.294.368.412.7807000
32Earl York*2615260354161133214169025679.246.319.388.7072101724
33Dick Young*251405614995111813403975360.236.310.279.588139709Stats for 2 teams
33 Players27.31545563490858311961584656512108536660.244.322.329.65016141102891
* - 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
1Clarence Beers3402.00012
2Hank Behrman32616.2734.87391641133.01528472854882021.54910.
3Tommy Byrne*3316.1435.311283061.0684036527361111.55710.
4Dick Fowler321015.4003.682929112191.02001117816707911021.4149.
5Bob Habenicht2747.3643.5145620123.01207748472624041.5618.
6Hal Hudson*2678.4674.03281542105.01136047746481011.5149.
7Connie Johnson3066.5003.62151462102.09250411050862081.3928.
8Gus Keriazakos2116.1436.3319121064.0766145949511051.95310.
9Frank Marino32811.4213.65421570165.017875671637683031.3039.
10Bill Powell34149.6093.063330132215.0187927314851211051.2657.
11Andy Tomasic3524.33330
11 Players30.56094.390154154754
* - 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


Vincent Plumbo793413286.9794.727
Donald Griffin7639640104.9785.749
Lawrence Ciesielski1251512.9824.671


Earl York14710637118107.9847.71


Dick Young1183412712967.9555.19Stats for 2 teams
Al Kozar225062514.9575.09


Luis Garcia70811491517.9393.29
Don Nicholas443789227.8512.86
Dick Young21263243.9352.76Stats for 2 teams
George Corona201137114.8142.40


Bill Jennings691081841329.9574.23
Don Nicholas2853901916.8835.11
Dave Melton27294556.9372.74
Doc Daugherty203358815.9194.55
James Babcock12112021.9392.58


Angel Scull14137718154.9632.80
Jim Basso106191950.9761.89Stats for 2 teams
John Kropf972131231.9872.32Stats for 2 teams
Jack Cerin56101561.9461.89Stats for 2 teams
Bob Boyd4889311.9891.92
Don Nicholas40100220.9812.55
Fred Gerken2655130.9492.15
Frank Campos14152001.0001.21
Bob Van Eman1120030.8701.82


Bob Habenicht4572833.9210.78
Frank Marino42102922.9510.93
Hank Behrman3921723.9050.49
Bill Powell3382010.9660.85
Andy Tomasic30411011.0000.50
Dick Fowler2963143.9021.28
Hal Hudson2841913.9580.82
Gus Keriazakos191610.8750.37
Connie Johnson1551220.8951.13
Clarence Beers1219011.0000.83
Tommy Byrne12111001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
James Babcock28R5' 7.0"175May 8, 1925Kenmore, NY, US
Jim Basso33RR6' 0.0"185Oct 5, 1919Omaha, NE, US
Clarence Beers34RR6' 0.0"175Dec 9, 1918El Dorado, KS, US
Hank Behrman32RR5' 11.0"174Jun 27, 1921Brooklyn, NY, US
Frank Biscan33LL5' 11.0"190Mar 13, 1920Mount Olive, IL, US
Bob Boyd33LL5' 10.0"170Oct 1, 1919Potts Camp, MS, US
Tommy Byrne33LL6' 1.0"182Dec 31, 1919Baltimore, MD, US
Frank Campos29LL5' 11.0"180May 11, 1924La Habana, La Habana, CU
Jack Cerin28R6' 0.0"1851925
Lawrence Ciesielski30R5' 10.0"1901923
George Corona28R5' 11.0"190Feb 6, 1925
Doc Daugherty25RR6' 0.0"180Oct 12, 1927Paris, PA, US
Tom Del Sarto21LL6' 2.0"200Feb 14, 1932San Francisco, CA, US
Jerry Fahr28RR6' 5.0"185Dec 9, 1924Marmaduke, AR, US
Dick Fowler32RR6' 4.0"215Mar 30, 1921Toronto, ON, CA
Luis Garcia23RR5' 10.0"180Sep 11, 1929Carupano, Sucre, VE
Fred Gerken31S6' 0.0"1851922
Donald Griffin31R5' 11.0"1801922
Bob Habenicht27RR6' 2.0"185Feb 13, 1926St. Louis, MO, US
Hal Hudson26LL5' 10.0"175May 4, 1927Grosse Pointe, MI, US
Bill Jennings27RR6' 2.0"175Sep 28, 1925St. Louis, MO, US
Connie Johnson30RR6' 4.0"200Dec 27, 1922Stone Mountain, GA, US
Gus Keriazakos21RR6' 3.0"187Jul 28, 1931West Orange, NJ, US
Al Kozar31RR5' 9.0"173Jul 5, 1921McKees Rocks, PA, US
John Kropf26R5' 10.0"180Dec 5, 1926
Frank Marino32RR5' 9.0"180Jun 20, 1921Chicago, IL, US
Dave Melton24RR6' 0.0"185Oct 3, 1928Pampa, TX, US
Don Nicholas22LR5' 7.0"150Oct 30, 1930Phoenix, AZ, US
Tony Pacheco25RR6' 0.0"185Jul 9, 1927Punta Brava, La Habana, CU
Vincent Plumbo29R5' 8.0"190Aug 6, 1923St. Paul, MN, US
Bill Powell34LR6' 0.0"195May 8, 1919Comer, GA, US
Angel Scull24RR5' 8.0"165Oct 2, 1928Central Mercedes, CU
Andy Tomasic35RR6' 0.0"175Dec 10, 1917Hokendauqua, PA, US
Vito Valentinetti24RR6' 0.0"195Sep 16, 1928West New York, NJ, US
Bob Van Eman29LL6' 1.0"180Oct 19, 1923New Castle, PA, US
Bob Wellman27RR6' 4.0"210Jul 15, 1925Norwood, OH, US
Ken Wild27RR6' 1.0"1851926
Earl York26L6' 2.0"195Oct 20, 1926Dallas, TX, US
Dick Young25LR5' 11.0"175Jun 3, 1928Seattle, WA, US

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