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1957 Plainview Ponies

1957 > Class B > 1957 Southwestern League
Overall: 16-27
Scored 333 runs, Allowed 337 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 21-22

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: n/a
Represented: Plainview, TX
Ballpark: n/a
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 Jim Barrett* 23 40 183 147 22 44 8 1 0 22 4 30 24 .299 .420 .367 .787 54 2 2 2
2 William Beamon 20 16 73 62 12 13 2 1 1 6 2 11 18 .210 .329 .323 .651 20 0 0 0
3 Hoyt Benedict 27 15 43 42 6 11 2 0 2 5 0 0 11 .262 .262 .452 .714 19 0 1 0
4 Arthur Bowland* 34 43 193 153 33 52 10 0 9 35 3 37 9 .340 .472 .582 1.053 89 2 0 1
5 Robert Brown* 25 43 205 179 43 72 20 1 9 53 0 22 10 .402 .463 .676 1.139 121 1 0 3
6 Bobby Copeland 22 27 114 98 32 23 3 1 0 5 1 16 30 .235 .342 .286 .628 28 0 0 0
7 Arthur DiCesare 23 12 20 16 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 2 8 .125 .222 .313 .535 5 0 2 0
8 James Douglas 24 1 2 1 .500
9 William Enders 23 10 50 41 11 13 2 0 1 6 4 9 5 .317 .440 .439 .879 18 0 0 0
10 Joe Ford 26 10 27 22 3 4 1 0 1 3 0 4 4 .182 .308 .364 .671 8 0 1 0
11 Raymond Giannelli 23 7 24 8 .333
12 Felix Guzman* 20 70 312 264 74 91 15 4 12 58 7 41 33 .345 .432 .568 1.000 150 2 2 3 Stats for 2 teams
13 Harold Haddican 35 37 181 149 30 54 12 0 8 30 2 30 24 .362 .472 .604 1.076 90 1 1 0
14 Richard Hutzler 24 41 171 144 36 47 10 2 5 23 4 25 12 .326 .429 .528 .957 76 1 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
15 Lewis Marliani* 22 6 13 1 .077
16 Chuck Meekins* 19 6 10 0 .000
17 Howard O'Flynn 24 43 188 149 33 47 6 3 9 32 2 33 25 .315 .435 .577 1.013 86 1 2 3
18 Lorenzo Onate 25 4 5 0 .000
19 Joseph Pirro 22 3 7 1 .143
20 Ed Samples* 21 15 21 15 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 6 4 .200 .429 .267 .695 4 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 Billy Thompson 24 8 19 6 .316
22 Ralph Wilcox 27 28 134 124 22 39 6 0 8 23 0 9 8 .315 .358 .556 .915 69 0 0 1
23 Sam Woods 35 17 37 32 6 7 1 0 1 2 0 4 13 .219 .297 .344 .641 11 0 0 1
23 Players 25.4 43 1795 1501 333 469 89 11 64 282 23 267 244 .312 .413 .514 .928 772 15 12
* - 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 Hoyt Benedict 27 4 6 .400 5.75 12 9 7 0 83.0 106 66 53 10 35 56 5 0 3 1.699 11.5 1.1 3.8 6.1 1.60
2 Arthur Bowland 34 0 0 1
3 Arthur DiCesare 23 0 4 .000 8
4 James Douglas 24 0 0 1
5 Bob Fesler 27 0 1 .000 1
6 Joe Ford 26 3 2 .600 4.79 7 6 3 0 47.0 53 41 25 4 26 38 1 0 0 1.681 10.1 0.8 5.0 7.3 1.46
7 Chuck Meekins* 19 0 2 .000 6
8 Lorenzo Onate 25 0 0 3
9 Joseph Pirro 22 1 1 .500 3
10 Ed Samples* 21 1 6 .143 6.00 15 5 2 0 48.0 67 41 32 8 17 21 2 0 1 1.750 12.6 1.5 3.2 3.9 1.24 Stats for 2 teams
11 Billy Thompson 24 3 2 .600 5.49 7 4 4 0 41.0 55 27 25 9 11 30 1 0 1 1.610 12.1 2.0 2.4 6.6 2.73
12 Sam Woods 35 4 4 .500 8.36 14 9 5 0 70.0 124 77 65 15 19 57 5 0 1 2.043 15.9 1.9 2.4 7.3 3.00
12 Players 26.3 16 27 .372 43 43 337
* - 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
Richard Hutzler 41 271 24 14 2 .955 7.20 4 Stats for 2 teams
Arthur Bowland 28 165 16 7 3 .963 6.46 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Barrett 40 306 22 6 25 .982 8.20

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harold Haddican 27 87 68 6 19 .963 5.74
Robert Brown 14 27 33 3 6 .952 4.29

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ralph Wilcox 28 26 41 10 6 .870 2.39
Arthur Bowland 15 12 25 3 1 .925 2.47

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Copeland 23 39 71 16 10 .873 4.78
Harold Haddican 13 16 27 5 5 .896 3.31

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Felix Guzman 66 115 6 12 3 .910 1.83 Stats for 2 teams
Howard O'Flynn 43 76 6 2 2 .976 1.91
Robert Brown 34 59 1 3 0 .952 1.76
William Beamon 15 28 0 1 0 .966 1.87

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Samples 15 2 8 0 0 1.000 0.67 Stats for 2 teams
Sam Woods 14 3 11 1 0 .933 1.00
Hoyt Benedict 12 7 22 3 2 .906 2.42

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jim Barrett 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 20, 1933 Sioux City, IA, US
William Beamon 20 R 5' 11.0" 193 1937
Hoyt Benedict 27 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1930
Arthur Bowland 34 L R 6' 0.0" 185 May 9, 1923 Pawtucket, RI, US
Robert Brown 25 L 5' 8.0" 190 1932
Bobby Copeland 22 R 6' 1.0" 190 1935
Arthur DiCesare 23 R R 5' 11.0" 187 1934
James Douglas 24 R R 5' 8.0" 182 1933
William Enders 23 R 5' 9.0" 165 1934
Bob Fesler 27 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Aug 21, 1929 Nampa, ID, US
Joe Ford 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 6, 1930 Carter, OK, US
Raymond Giannelli 23 R 5' 10.0" 170 1934
Felix Guzman 20 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1937
Harold Haddican 35 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 11, 1922 Satanta, KS, US
Richard Hutzler 24 R 5' 9.0" 190 1933
James Jennings 23 R 6' 0.0" 190 1934
Lewis Marliani 22 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1935
Chuck Meekins 19 L L 6' 4.0" 195 Nov 6, 1937 New York, NY, US
Howard O'Flynn 24 R 6' 1.0" 190 1933
Lorenzo Onate 25 R R 6' 3.0" 174 1932
Joseph Pirro 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 17, 1935
Ed Samples 21 L L 6' 0.0" 176 1936
Billy Thompson 24 R R 6' 2.0" 184 1933
Ralph Wilcox 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 15, 1929 Los Angeles, CA, US
Sam Woods 35 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 6, 1922 Springfield, OH, US

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