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1957 New Orleans Pelicans

1957 > Class AA > 1957 Southern Association
Overall: 60-94
Scored 685 runs, Allowed 850 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-92

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Peanuts Lowrey
Represented: New Orleans, LA
Ballpark: Pelican Park (New Orleans, LA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1956 / 1958

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 Thomas Agosta 23 44 187 163 22 39 5 1 1 18 2 17 9 .239 .322 .301 .623 49 5 3 4 0
2 Wayne Belardi* 26 65 235 209 21 46 8 0 7 28 0 20 31 .220 .286 .359 .645 75 4 1 1 4
3 Don Bradey 22 58 22 19 3 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 .211 .286 .263 .549 5 0 0 1 0
4 Jerry Buchanan 26 34 61 56 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 4 20 .054 .115 .054 .168 3 1 0 0 1
5 Jack Caro 26 73 311 271 34 65 9 2 0 23 0 36 26 .240 .331 .288 .619 78 16 1 3 0
6 Leon Carter 26 125 503 445 57 134 25 4 3 52 1 42 32 .301 .360 .396 .755 176 19 2 8 6
7 David Davis* 19 22 84 76 9 16 4 0 0 2 2 5 12 .211 .277 .263 .540 20 4 2 1 0
8 William Drummond 23 26 60 53 6 7 1 1 0 3 0 4 19 .132 .193 .189 .382 10 0 0 3 0
9 Homer Dunham 19 1 1 0 .000
10 Patrick Foley 27 7 12 0 .000
11 Charles Garmon 28 22 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 0 0 0 0
12 John Gebhard* 25 12 16 15 2 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 .067 .125 .067 .192 1 1 0 0 0
13 Dick Getter 28 35 142 110 25 25 4 1 0 10 0 26 20 .227 .374 .282 .656 31 3 1 3 2
14 Tom Hamilton* 31 145 554 479 55 121 27 2 6 67 2 61 25 .253 .338 .355 .693 170 14 3 7 4 Stats for 2 teams
15 Ken Hunt 22 109 393 333 57 80 21 3 12 47 0 52 76 .240 .341 .429 .770 143 7 1 3 4
16 Cob Jarvis* 24 121 425 367 46 101 19 1 3 50 0 49 34 .275 .357 .357 .714 131 9 1 2 6
17 Stanley Johnson 26 31 64 61 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 26 .049 .094 .066 .159 4 0 0 0 0
18 Walt Kellner 28 16 45 40 2 5 0 0 0 3 0 4 18 .125 .205 .125 .330 5 2 0 1 0
19 Richard Klinesmith* 22 38 77 63 9 11 5 1 0 2 0 12 22 .175 .303 .286 .588 18 1 0 1 1
20 Steve Kraly* 28 54 52 49 10 11 2 0 0 6 0 2 7 .224 .255 .265 .520 13 1 0 1 0
21 Peanuts Lowrey 39 73 196 169 38 61 7 1 0 12 0 24 11 .361 .436 .414 .850 70 5 0 1 2
22 Jimmy Ludtka* 25 83 304 261 35 67 6 1 6 30 2 36 41 .257 .350 .356 .706 93 3 2 4 1 Stats for 2 teams
23 George Maier 24 30 72 64 4 12 2 1 0 8 1 6 28 .188 .257 .250 .507 16 1 0 2 0
24 Bob Meisner* 22 134 547 451 64 122 18 7 7 64 2 86 73 .271 .382 .388 .770 175 6 0 3 7
25 Red Prentice* 24 10 26 23 2 6 0 0 1 5 0 3 1 .261 .346 .391 .737 9 0 0 0 0
26 George Prigge 27 114 417 360 44 84 15 1 4 49 3 40 51 .233 .311 .314 .625 113 7 2 12 3 Stats for 2 teams
27 Robert Riesener 20 2 2 0 .000
28 Jim Russell* 25 9 7 3 .429
29 Russ Snyder* 23 148 628 531 80 149 20 3 1 50 15 87 59 .281 .383 .335 .718 178 11 3 4 3
30 Moe Thacker 23 136 509 429 40 103 21 1 4 62 1 69 59 .240 .348 .322 .670 138 23 5 1 5
31 Clair Troxell 25 38 82 70 6 13 3 0 0 2 0 11 19 .186 .296 .229 .525 16 1 0 1 0
32 Patrick Utley 22 9 9 2 .222
33 Frank Wehner* 26 104 423 343 60 92 16 4 12 61 1 76 42 .268 .400 .443 .843 152 10 1 0 3
33 Players 25.4 154 5883 5035 685 1267 219 31 64 614 29 743 724 .252 .345 .346 .691 1740 152 58 47 32
* - 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 Don Bradey 22 10 8 .556 3.93 56 1 0 0 94.0 86 46 41 5 37 7 62 3 1 3 1.309 8.2 0.5 3.5 5.9 1.68
2 Jerry Buchanan 26 4 13 .235 4.28 34 27 5 2 164.0 191 103 78 11 113 3 80 4 1 4 1.854 10.5 0.6 6.2 4.4 0.71
3 Leon Carter 26 0 0 4
4 William Drummond 23 6 11 .353 5.55 26 20 6 1 141.0 156 97 87 11 97 4 60 3 0 7 1.794 10.0 0.7 6.2 3.8 0.62
5 Patrick Foley 27 1 2 .333 4.28 7 6 0 0 40.0 33 25 19 3 21 3 25 1 0 1 1.350 7.4 0.7 4.7 5.6 1.19
6 Charles Garmon 28 0 1 .000 6.28 22 0 0 0 43.0 52 32 30 4 26 4 29 1 0 0 1.814 10.9 0.8 5.4 6.1 1.12
7 John Gebhard* 25 1 7 .125 6.24 12 7 2 0 49.0 58 41 34 5 30 1 24 3 0 2 1.796 10.7 0.9 5.5 4.4 0.80
8 Stanley Johnson 26 7 9 .438 3.87 31 16 7 0 165.0 140 83 71 10 70 8 66 10 0 7 1.273 7.6 0.5 3.8 3.6 0.94
9 Walt Kellner 28 6 10 .375 4.61 16 15 8 0 121.0 145 77 62 7 41 4 57 1 1 0 1.537 10.8 0.5 3.0 4.2 1.39
10 Richard Klinesmith* 22 9 15 .375 4.76 37 26 9 0 189.0 186 115 100 20 89 2 90 5 0 6 1.455 8.9 1.0 4.2 4.3 1.01
11 Steve Kraly* 28 7 8 .467 5.97 37 12 1 0 113.0 125 87 75 12 67 3 42 4 0 10 1.699 10.0 1.0 5.3 3.3 0.63
12 George Maier* 24 6 5 .545 4.57 22 16 7 1 134.0 157 79 68 8 67 2 45 6 0 7 1.672 10.5 0.5 4.5 3.0 0.67
13 Robert Riesener 20 0 2 .000 2
14 Jim Russell* 25 1 2 .333 6
15 Patrick Utley 22 2 1 .667 7.55 9 5 1 0 31.0 33 26 26 2 29 0 17 1 0 2 2.000 9.6 0.6 8.4 4.9 0.59
15 Players 24.8 60 94 .390 4.92 154 154 107 47 4 1322.0 1409 850 723 102 710 41 613 44 4 59 1.603 9.6 0.7 4.8 4.2 0.86
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Moe Thacker 133 603 63 11 12 .984 5.01 5
Clair Troxell 30 77 8 1 2 .988 2.83 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Hamilton 137 1104 106 13 138 .989 8.83 Stats for 2 teams
Wayne Belardi 58 441 34 9 49 .981 8.19
Frank Wehner 32 256 17 4 32 .986 8.53

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Meisner 126 269 332 15 88 .976 4.77
Jimmy Ludtka 26 61 64 2 22 .984 4.81 Stats for 2 teams
Thomas Agosta 23 40 76 4 21 .967 5.04
George Prigge 17 36 52 5 13 .946 5.18 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leon Carter 116 117 223 18 32 .950 2.93
George Prigge 40 34 66 13 8 .885 2.50 Stats for 2 teams
Jimmy Ludtka 30 30 65 2 7 .979 3.17 Stats for 2 teams
Thomas Agosta 16 12 29 2 4 .953 2.56

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Caro 73 134 191 19 52 .945 4.45
George Prigge 54 111 142 25 32 .910 4.69 Stats for 2 teams
Jimmy Ludtka 28 61 65 2 24 .984 4.50 Stats for 2 teams
David Davis 22 39 70 12 9 .901 4.95

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Russ Snyder 140 326 14 8 1 .977 2.43
Cob Jarvis 106 194 7 6 1 .971 1.90
Ken Hunt 98 260 17 14 3 .952 2.83
Frank Wehner 71 131 2 2 0 .985 1.87
Peanuts Lowrey 50 97 2 1 0 .990 1.98
Dick Getter 30 50 2 3 0 .945 1.73

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Bradey 56 11 22 2 5 .943 0.59
Richard Klinesmith 37 9 22 4 2 .886 0.84
Steve Kraly 37 11 22 1 3 .971 0.89
Jerry Buchanan 34 8 19 5 3 .844 0.79
Stanley Johnson 31 9 21 2 0 .938 0.97
William Drummond 26 11 21 1 1 .970 1.23
Charles Garmon 22 1 7 0 2 1.000 0.36
George Maier 22 9 17 4 1 .867 1.18
Walt Kellner 16 5 14 0 0 1.000 1.19
John Gebhard 12 2 9 2 1 .846 0.92
Patrick Utley 9 0.00
Patrick Foley 7 0.00
Jim Russell 6 0.00
Robert Riesener 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Thomas Agosta 23 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Aug 10, 1933 Sacramento, CA, US
Wayne Belardi 26 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 5, 1930 St. Helena, CA, US
Don Bradey 22 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Oct 4, 1934 Charlotte, NC, US
Jerry Buchanan 26 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1931
Jack Caro 26 R R 6' 1.0" 174 Feb 2, 1931 Pensacola, FL, US
Leon Carter 26 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1931
Stanley Charnofsky 26 R R 5' 8.0" 150 1931
David Davis 19 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Oct 13, 1937 Freeburg, PA, US
William Drummond 23 R R 215 1934
Homer Dunham 19 R 5' 11.0" 170 1938
Patrick Foley 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1930
Charles Garmon 28 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1929
John Gebhard 25 L L 6' 2.0" 165 1932
Dick Getter 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 28, 1928
Tom Hamilton 31 L R 6' 4.0" 213 Sep 29, 1925 Altoona, KS, US
Ken Hunt 22 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jul 13, 1934 Grand Forks, ND, US
Cob Jarvis 24 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 26, 1932 Booneville, MS, US
Stanley Johnson 26 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1931
Walt Kellner 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Apr 26, 1929 Tucson, AZ, US
Richard Klinesmith 22 L L 6' 2.0" 196 1935
Steve Kraly 28 L L 5' 10.0" 152 Apr 18, 1929 Whiting, IN, US
Peanuts Lowrey 39 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Aug 27, 1917 Culver City, CA, US
Jimmy Ludtka 25 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 9, 1931
George Maier 24 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 4, 1932
Bob Meisner 22 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 26, 1935
Red Prentice 24 L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 15, 1932 San Pedro, CA, US
George Prigge 27 R 6' 2.0" 190 1930
Robert Riesener 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1937
Jim Russell 25 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 25, 1931 Los Angeles, Ca, US
Russ Snyder 23 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 22, 1934 Oak, NE, US
Moe Thacker 23 R R 6' 3.0" 205 May 21, 1934 Louisville, KY, US
Clair Troxell 25 R 6' 1.0" 175 1932
Patrick Utley 22 R R 6' 4.0" 208 1935
Frank Wehner 26 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1931

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