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1957 Knoxville Smokies

1957 > Class A > 1957 South Atlantic League
Overall: 81-73
Scored 702 runs, Allowed 641 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 83-71

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: George Staller
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1958

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Harvey Angelo*221384521031137.228.312141Stats for 2 teams
2Jim Archer2523519300.176.23512
3Ray Barker*21154563174401423.309.552311
4Robert Barron24147561148271011.264.406228
5Fred Besana26561.167
6Leo Burke23972865514010.192.34699
7James Burton215615331723.203.33351
8James Clingan25368222301.268.34128
9Dick Contos2510286100.214.2507
10Richard Czekaj211083367911018.235.429144Stats for 2 teams
11Angelo Dagres*22124417110839.264.362151
12Roosevelt Evans*24455613100.232.25014
13Blas Fernandez241464971221466.245.334166
14Charles Ferrante*24123912221.308.53821
15Jack Fisher1813151000.067.0671
16Manuel Gonzalez2520141000.071.0711
17Donald Gorrondona21250.000
18Ed Gunning23650.000
19Dave Jordan*20355412200.222.25914
20Arthur Kay22287014110.200.24317
21Paul Kelecava*26551.200
22Gary Kolod2220133100.231.3084
23Ralph Lairmore*2014376101.162.27010
24John Lang24350.000
25Chuck Locke2517111000.091.0911
26John Mackley27110343941100.274.306105Stats for 2 teams
27Alfred Marshall?--9191.053
28Jacques Monette2614749511912525.240.436216Stats for 2 teams
29Richard Niesyto2547112000.182.1822Stats for 2 teams
30Milt Pappas18331.333
31Jim Pyburn244916344443.270.39965
32Dave Roberts*244415346625.301.46471
33James Samford21225414200.259.29616
34Robert Schmitt2639333000.091.0913
35Kelly Searcy*26240.000
36Jake Tarr*25361.167
37Willie Tasby2413248213125315.272.429207
38Kenneth Tippery216923169834.299.41195
39Gary Walker2010306100.200.2337
39 Players23.2154578049627021257193551216129838702770.253.343.388.7311923724443
* - 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
1Harvey Angelo?22001Stats for 2 teams
2Jim Archer*25116.6471.892717152.013449326311.0867.90.41.8
3Fred Besana*2614.2005.79518.21712201.9828.29.6
4James Clingan251310.5653.103327212.0204897312541.2178.70.52.3
5Angelo Dagres*22002
6Roosevelt Evans24128.6003.523122161.015677635791.4608.70.34.4
7Jack Fisher1805.0006.2313339.04534272352.05110.40.58.1
8Manuel Gonzalez2543.5713.4620452.05823202321.73110.00.35.5
9Donald Gorrondona2101.0002
10Ed Gunning2311.5006
11James Johnson2211.5003
12Dave Jordan*201110.5243.443222183.016984705871.3998.30.24.3
13Arthur Kay22168.6672.552824208.016075595831.1686.90.23.6
14Paul Kelecava*2602.0005
15Gary Kolod2212.3334.0020563.04832284451.4766.90.66.4
16John Lang24101.0003
17Chuck Locke2501.00015
18Richard Niesyto2542.6671.7847076.05120151351.1326.00.14.1Stats for 2 teams
19Milt Pappas1801.0004.91311.012106102.0009.88.2
20Robert Schmitt*2678.4673.60397100.010262403641.6609.20.35.8
21Kelly Searcy*26002
21 Players23.68173.5263.321541547975131315.012306414856562628810414591.4118.
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Harvey Angelo22L5' 8.0"160Sep 21, 1934Houston, TX, US
Jim Archer25RL6' 0.0"190May 25, 1932Max Meadows, VA, US
Ray Barker21LR6' 0.0"192Mar 12, 1936Martinsburg, WV, US
Robert Barron24R6' 0.0"1701933
Fred Besana26RL6' 3.0"200Apr 5, 1931Lincoln, CA, US
Leo Burke23RR5' 11.0"185May 6, 1934Hagerstown, MD, US
James Burton21RR5' 10.0"170Oct 20, 1935Baldwinsville, NY, US
James Clingan25RR6' 2.0"1781932
Dick Contos25R5' 9.0"1901932
Richard Czekaj21R5' 8.0"180Aug 30, 1935Philadelphia, PA, US
Angelo Dagres22LL5' 11.0"175Aug 22, 1934Newburyport, MA, US
Bill Diemer25RR5' 10.0"210Jul 21, 1931Woodslee, ON, CA
Roosevelt Evans24LR6' 1.0"175Oct 10, 1932MS, US
Blas Fernandez24R5' 10.0"1701933
Charles Ferrante24LL6' 0.0"1901933
Jack Fisher18RR6' 2.0"215Mar 4, 1939Frostburg, MD, US
Manuel Gonzalez25RR6' 3.0"1701932
Donald Gorrondona21RR6' 1.0"1801936
Ed Gunning23RR5' 11.0"1701934
James Johnson22RR5' 10.0"1701935
Dave Jordan20LL6' 2.0"184Apr 7, 1937La Jolla, CA, US
Arthur Kay22RR5' 9.0"174Oct 16, 1934Belton, SC, US
Paul Kelecava26LL5' 11.0"180Feb 16, 1931Munhall, PA, US
Gary Kolod22RR6' 2.0"1801935
Ralph Lairmore20LR6' 1.0"1871937
John Lang24RR6' 4.0"2151933
Chuck Locke25RR5' 11.0"185May 5, 1932Malden, MO, US
John Mackley27RR6' 3.0"200May 7, 1930Roan Mountain, TN, US
Alfred Marshall--Unknown
Jacques Monette26RR5' 11.0"190Sep 30, 1930Montreal, QC, CA
Richard Niesyto25RR6' 1.0"1781932
Milt Pappas18RR6' 3.0"190May 11, 1939Detroit, MI, US
Jim Pyburn24RR6' 0.0"190Nov 1, 1932Fairfield, AL, US
Dave Roberts24LL6' 0.0"172Jun 30, 1933Panama, Panama, PA
James Samford21R5' 11.0"1601936
Robert Schmitt26RL5' 9.0"1651931
Kelly Searcy26LL5' 11.0"180Jan 25, 1931Nashville, TN, US
Jake Tarr25L5' 10.0"175Feb 17, 1932Trenton, NJ, US
Willie Tasby24RR5' 11.0"170Jan 8, 1933Shreveport, LA, US
Kenneth Tippery21RR5' 10.0"1751936
Gary Walker20R5' 11.0"1601937

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