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1953 Albany Cardinals

1953 > Class D > 1953 Georgia-Florida League
Overall: 82-56
Scored 868 runs, Allowed 672 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-53

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Russell McGovern
Represented: Albany, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

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 Jack Bisesi 19 132 474 107 8 3 1 .226 .262 124
2 Joseph Bourgeois* 21 49 105 22 4 0 0 .210 .248 26
3 Tom Cheney 18 36 65 13 2 0 0 .200 .231 15
4 Gene Davis 19 131 532 148 30 14 5 .278 .415 221
5 James Flanigan 19 10 16 3 1 0 0 .188 .250 4
6 Donald Fleisch* 19 49 141 30 2 3 0 .213 .270 38
7 Herman Grabert 19 131 496 148 26 5 9 .298 .425 211
8 Kenny Hilyer 20 136 512 171 30 5 15 .334 .500 256
9 William Ivey? -- 19 63 12 1 1 0 .190 .238 15
10 Julian Joyner 25 23 44 9 1 0 0 .205 .227 10
11 William Keggereis* 19 21 25 3 0 0 0 .120 .120 3
12 Russell McGovern* 26 132 479 131 22 6 0 .273 .344 165
13 Heaford McKinney* 24 137 480 152 28 12 4 .317 .450 216
14 Joseph Ostopchuk 19 27 49 9 2 1 0 .184 .265 13
15 Robert Rand 19 122 438 117 20 8 8 .267 .404 177
16 Norman Rohs 19 103 358 89 11 3 1 .249 .304 109
17 Antonio Sarmiento 21 28 73 17 4 0 2 .233 .370 27 Stats for 2 teams
18 Floyd Shiver 20 26 56 9 2 0 0 .161 .196 11
19 Bob Skelton 20 37 122 31 4 3 2 .254 .385 47
20 Max Slike? -- 18 49 10 0 0 0 .204 .204 10
21 Ronald Steele* 18 38 57 18 2 0 0 .316 .351 20
21 Players 20.5 138 5522 4641 868 1262 205 64 46 717 122 817 726 .272 .381 .373 .754 1733 64
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 Joseph Bourgeois 21 16 7 .696 3.16 34 20 185.0 169 87 65 4 69 1.286 8.2 0.2 3.4
2 Tom Cheney 18 9 12 .429 3.61 35 19 172.0 147 96 69 6 85 1.349 7.7 0.3 4.4
3 Julian Joyner* 25 7 10 .412 2.20 22 17 131.0 124 58 32 1 47 1.305 8.5 0.1 3.2
4 William Keggereis* 19 4 1 .800 5.45 21 6 69.1 54 43 42 3 60 1.644 7.0 0.4 7.8
5 Joseph Ostopchuk 19 11 3 .786 3.09 27 16 128.0 92 58 44 2 85 1.383 6.5 0.1 6.0
6 Antonio Sarmiento 21 12 7 .632 2.63 25 18 164.0 145 68 48 4 73 1.329 8.0 0.2 4.0 Stats for 2 teams
7 Floyd Shiver 20 11 7 .611 4.25 26 21 142.0 140 83 67 1 76 1.521 8.9 0.1 4.8
8 Max Slike? -- 7 4 .636 4.04 18 15 122.2 125 72 55 3 59 1.500 9.2 0.2 4.3
8 Players 20.4 82 56 .594 138 138 672

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Cheney 35 0.00
Joseph Bourgeois 34 0.00
Joseph Ostopchuk 27 0.00
Floyd Shiver 26 0.00
Antonio Sarmiento 25 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Julian Joyner 22 0.00
William Keggereis 21 0.00
Max Slike 18 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jack Bisesi 19 R 5' 9.0" 160 1934
Joseph Bourgeois 21 L R 5' 11.0" 163 1932
Tom Cheney 18 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 14, 1934 Morgan, GA, US
Phil Clark 20 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 3, 1932 Albany, GA, US
Gene Davis 19 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1934
Robert Duby -- Unknown
Arthur Elliott -- Unknown
James Flanigan 19 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1934
Donald Fleisch 19 L 5' 10.0" 165 1934
Howard Fryman -- Unknown
David Garcia 17 R R 5' 8.0" 155 Aug 16, 1935 Empalme, Sonora, MX
Louis Gary -- Unknown
Herman Grabert 19 R 6' 0.0" 190 1934
Kenny Hilyer 20 R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 26, 1933 Fremont, NE, US
William Ivey -- Unknown
Julian Joyner 25 R L 6' 2.0" 180 1928
William Keggereis 19 L L 6' 4.0" 190 1934
Richard Lee 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1930
Russell McGovern 26 L 5' 8.0" 150 1927
Heaford McKinney 24 L 6' 0.0" 185 1929
Joseph Ostopchuk 19 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 6, 1933 Haverhill, MA, US
Robert Rand 19 R 6' 2.0" 185 1934
Ben Robinson -- Unknown
Norman Rohs 19 R 5' 11.0" 190 1934
Antonio Sarmiento 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1932
Floyd Shiver 20 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1933
Bob Skelton 20 R 5' 10.0" 167 1933 Danville, IL, US
Max Slike -- Unknown
Ronald Steele 18 L R 6' 0.0" 190 1935
William Wilhelm 24 R 6' 0.0" 175 1929

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