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1952 Sacramento Solons

1952 > Class Open > 1952 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 66-114
Scored 566 runs, Allowed 757 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-113

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Joe Gordon
Represented: Sacramento, CA
Ballpark: Edmonds Field (II) (Sacramento, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1951 / 1953

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 Donald Alfano 28 60 106 98 3 16 0 0 0 4 1 3 9 .163 .188 .163 .351 16 0 5 Stats for 2 teams
2 Al Anicich 21 63 196 178 12 33 7 1 1 8 0 13 38 .185 .245 .253 .498 45 1 4
3 Len Attyd 27 144 467 426 42 100 14 1 2 22 4 23 61 .235 .274 .286 .560 122 0 18 Stats for 2 teams
4 Burt Barkelew 35 45 30 24 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 10 .125 .160 .167 .327 4 0 5
5 Eddie Bockman 31 142 501 442 37 114 24 3 5 44 1 51 53 .258 .336 .360 .696 159 1 7 Stats for 2 teams
6 Walt Clough 26 45 52 46 2 5 3 0 0 2 0 2 21 .109 .146 .174 .320 8 0 4 Stats for 2 teams
7 Jim Deyo 22 4 17 16 3 2 1 0 0 3 1 1 1 .125 .176 .188 .364 3 0 0
8 Bob Dillinger 33 153 631 585 67 168 29 8 0 51 12 34 25 .287 .326 .364 .690 213 0 12
9 Glenn Elliott# 32 41 93 72 8 8 1 0 0 3 0 10 25 .111 .220 .125 .345 9 0 11
10 Pete Estrada 21 4 17 16 1 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 .313 .313 .375 .688 6 0 1
11 Jesse Flores 37 32 82 65 3 9 0 0 0 2 2 8 11 .138 .253 .138 .392 9 2 7
12 Ken Gables 33 36 72 65 1 11 3 0 0 1 0 0 17 .169 .169 .215 .385 14 0 7
13 Bill Glynn* 26 106 456 409 46 124 20 7 12 55 1 43 47 .303 .372 .474 .847 194 2 2
14 Joe Gordon 37 122 429 370 39 91 18 0 16 46 5 49 39 .246 .340 .424 .765 157 4 6
15 Orval Grove 32 36 44 36 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 .111 .135 .111 .246 4 0 7
16 Bob Hall 28 41 76 74 6 14 3 2 1 6 0 0 26 .189 .189 .324 .514 24 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
17 Chet Johnson* 34 37 70 60 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 4 18 .117 .172 .133 .305 8 0 6
18 Dick Kinaman 26 22 61 58 7 12 1 2 0 3 0 3 7 .207 .246 .293 .539 17 0 0
19 Danny Litwhiler 35 28 95 79 6 14 4 1 3 8 0 15 18 .177 .309 .367 .676 29 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
20 Joe Marty 38 80 260 228 19 54 8 0 3 25 1 28 31 .237 .323 .311 .634 71 1 3
21 Mike McCormick 35 94 353 315 40 79 11 2 2 26 1 31 34 .251 .318 .317 .635 100 0 7 Stats for 2 teams
22 Jim McKeegan 21 101 329 301 23 50 9 2 5 23 0 22 51 .166 .223 .259 .482 78 0 6
23 Johnny Moore 22 7 15 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 .077 .200 .077 .277 1 0 0
24 Richie Myers 22 163 692 633 78 158 30 9 7 39 13 49 43 .250 .308 .359 .666 227 4 6
25 Frank Nelson 33 45 30 26 2 7 1 0 1 5 0 1 4 .269 .296 .423 .719 11 0 3
26 Roger Osenbaugh 22 21 28 24 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 .125 .192 .125 .317 3 0 2
27 Johnny Ostrowski 34 138 468 415 57 105 16 4 22 69 1 48 84 .253 .330 .470 .800 195 0 5 Stats for 2 teams
28 Bull Palica 32 53 7 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 1
29 Jack Pickart 21 13 14 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0
30 Herman Reich 34 105 360 326 28 72 9 0 4 28 3 24 26 .221 .285 .285 .570 93 5 5 Stats for 2 teams
31 Dino Restelli 27 69 278 249 39 89 14 4 7 31 4 25 24 .357 .422 .530 .953 132 3 1
32 Ed Roberts 25 74 170 161 14 41 5 0 0 6 2 7 18 .255 .286 .286 .571 46 0 2
33 Vinnie Smith 36 90 296 283 13 64 12 0 0 22 0 10 42 .226 .255 .269 .524 76 1 2
34 Jack Steinagel 19 67 207 184 8 34 6 1 2 8 1 19 51 .185 .261 .261 .522 48 0 4
35 Bobby Sturgeon 32 40 161 155 11 37 7 0 1 16 1 6 11 .239 .267 .303 .570 47 0 0
36 Ben Taylor* 24 61 236 222 16 56 11 2 0 23 0 10 27 .252 .284 .320 .604 71 0 4
37 Art Thrasher 24 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
38 Don Van Buskirk 22 4 17 13 3 5 1 0 1 3 0 1 0 .385 .429 .692 1.121 9 0 3
39 Bud Watkins 21 4 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0
40 Fuzz White* 36 47 143 125 9 25 2 0 0 7 0 17 7 .200 .296 .216 .512 27 0 1
40 Players 29.6 180 6533 5897 566 1424 240 43 77 504 49 488 779 .241 .301 .336 .637 1981 18 130
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 Burt Barkelew 35 4 4 .500 3.65 44 9 2 0 116.0 120 63 47 51 50 2 1 3 1.474 9.3 4.0 3.9 0.98
2 Walt Clough 26 6 6 .500 3.76 44 3 2 158.0 186 76 66 38 33 0 0 4 1.418 10.6 2.2 1.9 0.87 Stats for 2 teams
3 Glenn Elliott* 32 12 18 .400 3.19 40 32 18 2 254.0 232 99 90 41 117 1 0 6 1.075 8.2 1.5 4.1 2.85
4 Jesse Flores 37 10 20 .333 2.78 32 30 14 5 240.0 223 93 74 60 123 2 0 2 1.179 8.4 2.2 4.6 2.05
5 Ken Gables 33 9 11 .450 2.55 35 25 13 2 205.0 158 75 58 76 92 2 0 4 1.141 6.9 3.3 4.0 1.21
6 Orval Grove 32 6 12 .333 4.19 36 18 5 1 146.0 154 90 68 89 65 1 0 8 1.664 9.5 5.5 4.0 0.73
7 Bob Hall 28 14 11 .560 3.28 40 11 203.0 180 84 74 88 119 2 8 8 1.320 8.0 3.9 5.3 1.35 Stats for 2 teams
8 Chet Johnson* 34 10 17 .370 4.06 37 29 11 0 206.0 224 111 93 90 99 2 1 3 1.524 9.8 3.9 4.3 1.10
9 Richie Myers 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
10 Frank Nelson 33 6 7 .462 3.83 39 7 2 0 115.0 121 54 49 31 24 5 0 1 1.322 9.5 2.4 1.9 0.77
11 Roger Osenbaugh 22 1 9 .100 5.07 18 13 2 0 87.0 104 53 49 67 32 1 1 5 1.966 10.8 6.9 3.3 0.48
12 Bull Palica 32 3 3 .500 3.89 53 1 0 0 81.0 88 41 35 36 27 1 1 2 1.531 9.8 4.0 3.0 0.75
13 Jack Pickart 21 3 6 .333 4.78 13 9 3 0 49.0 47 31 26 38 15 2 0 0 1.735 8.6 7.0 2.8 0.39
14 Bud Watkins 21 1 2 .333 4.15 4 2 1 0 13.0 13 8 6 7 3 0 0 0 1.538 9.0 4.8 2.1 0.43
14 Players 31.4 66 114 .367 180 180 757

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Jim McKeegan 94 325 32 14 7 .962 3.80 5
Vinnie Smith 84 343 38 10 5 .974 4.54 7
Dick Kinaman 20 80 7 2 1 .978 4.35 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Glynn 106 946 100 10 92 .991 9.87
Herman Reich 87 737 74 4 83 .995 9.32 Stats for 2 teams
Ben Taylor 60 535 31 14 57 .976 9.43
Dino Restelli 10 96 12 3 10 .973 10.80
Joe Gordon 6 45 10 2 1 .965 9.17

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Gordon 99 256 275 15 83 .973 5.36
Bobby Sturgeon 36 83 93 3 14 .983 4.89
Donald Alfano 6 14 8 1 1 .957 3.67 Stats for 2 teams
Don Van Buskirk 4 11 11 2 4 .917 5.50
Frank Nelson 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Len Attyd 2 7 2 0 0 1.000 4.50 Stats for 2 teams

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Dillinger 106 97 203 19 25 .940 2.83
Len Attyd 10 9 19 1 1 .966 2.80 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Marty 8 7 14 3 0 .875 2.63
Bobby Sturgeon 4 3 9 0 0 1.000 3.00
Jim McKeegan 3 2 4 0 3 1.000 2.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richie Myers 162 323 554 48 108 .948 5.41

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Len Attyd 118 268 11 10 1 .965 2.36 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Ostrowski 112 263 14 6 3 .979 2.47 Stats for 2 teams
Mike McCormick 86 183 3 2 2 .989 2.16 Stats for 2 teams
Dino Restelli 60 163 2 2 1 .988 2.75
Joe Marty 54 87 2 6 1 .937 1.65
Al Anicich 52 83 2 4 1 .955 1.63
Jack Steinagel 52 101 1 1 0 .990 1.96
Bob Dillinger 44 77 4 4 2 .953 1.84
Ed Roberts 37 61 2 2 0 .969 1.70
Fuzz White 31 61 4 3 0 .956 2.10
Danny Litwhiler 22 48 0 0 0 1.000 2.18 Stats for 2 teams
Herman Reich 7 14 1 0 0 1.000 2.14 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Deyo 4 10 1 0 0 1.000 2.75
Pete Estrada 4 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.75
Johnny Moore 3 8 0 1 0 .889 2.67

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bull Palica 53 4 24 1 4 .966 0.53
Burt Barkelew 44 8 29 1 1 .974 0.84
Walt Clough 44 6 49 1 0 .982 1.25 Stats for 2 teams
Glenn Elliott 40 12 47 0 2 1.000 1.48
Bob Hall 40 7 36 1 4 .977 1.08 Stats for 2 teams
Frank Nelson 39 16 19 0 3 1.000 0.90
Chet Johnson 37 9 38 5 4 .904 1.27
Orval Grove 36 9 37 2 3 .958 1.28
Ken Gables 35 16 24 4 1 .909 1.14
Jesse Flores 32 16 46 3 5 .954 1.94
Roger Osenbaugh 18 6 13 2 0 .905 1.06
Jack Pickart 13 1 6 1 1 .875 0.54
Bud Watkins 4 2 9 1 2 .917 2.75
Richie Myers 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Donald Alfano 28 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Jul 18, 1923 Portland, OR, US
Al Anicich 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 3, 1931 Sacramento, CA, US
Len Attyd 27 R R 5' 7.0" 140 May 3, 1925 Oakland, CA, US
Burt Barkelew 35 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Apr 3, 1917 Los Angeles, CA, US
Eddie Bockman 31 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 26, 1920 Santa Ana, CA, US
Walt Clough 26 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 29, 1926 Auburn, WA, US
Jim Deyo 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 9, 1930 Big Spring, TX, US
Bob Dillinger 33 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 17, 1918 Glendale, CA, US
Glenn Elliott 32 S L 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 11, 1919 Sapulpa, OK, US
Pete Estrada 21 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 23, 1930 Globe, AZ, US
Jesse Flores 37 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 2, 1914 Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX
Ken Gables 33 R R 5' 11.0" 210 Jan 31, 1919 Walnut Grove, MO, US
Bill Glynn 26 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 30, 1925 Sussex, NJ, US
Joe Gordon 37 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 18, 1915 Los Angeles, CA, US
Orval Grove 32 R R 6' 3.0" 196 Aug 29, 1919 Mineral, KS, US
Bob Hall 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 22, 1923 Swissvale, PA, US
Chet Johnson 34 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 1, 1917 Redmond, WA, US
Dick Kinaman 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 10, 1925 Los Angeles, CA, US
Danny Litwhiler 35 R R 5' 10.0" 198 Aug 31, 1916 Ringtown, PA, US
Joe Marty 38 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Sep 1, 1913 Sacramento, CA, US
Mike McCormick 35 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 6, 1917 Angel's Camp, CA, US
Jim McKeegan 21 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Jun 5, 1931 Baker, OR, US
Johnny Moore 22 R 5' 10.0" 172 Dec 13, 1929 Los Angeles, CA, US
Richie Myers 22 R R 5' 6.0" 150 Apr 7, 1930 Sacramento, CA, US
Frank Nelson 33 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 30, 1918 San Pablo, CA, US
Roger Osenbaugh 22 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jun 30, 1930 Sacramento, CA, US
Johnny Ostrowski 34 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 17, 1917 Chicago, IL, US
Bull Palica 32 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Jan 1, 1920 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jack Pickart 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 25, 1930 Sacramento, CA, US
Herman Reich 34 R L 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 23, 1917 Bell, CA, US
Dino Restelli 27 R R 6' 1.0" 191 Sep 23, 1924 St. Louis, MO, US
Ed Roberts 25 R 5' 8.0" 185 Aug 6, 1926 Marion, IL, US
Vinnie Smith 36 R R 6' 1.0" 176 Dec 7, 1915 Richmond, VA, US
Jack Steinagel 19 R 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 16, 1933 Sacramento, CA, US
Bobby Sturgeon 32 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 6, 1919 Clinton, IN, US
Ben Taylor 24 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 30, 1927 Metropolis, IL, US
Art Thrasher 24 R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 8, 1928 Bellflower, CA, US
Don Van Buskirk 22 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 6, 1929 Colorado Springs, CO, US
Bud Watkins 21 R R 6' 3.0" 198 Jan 23, 1931 Chicago, IL, US
Fuzz White 36 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 27, 1916 Springfield, MO, US

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