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1957 Amarillo Gold Sox

1957 > Class A > 1957 Western League
Overall: 97-57
Scored 953 runs, Allowed 704 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 98-56

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Eddie Bockman
Represented: Amarillo, 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 Len Attyd 32 99 276 96 16 3 2 .348 .449 124
2 Jodie Beeler 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Frank Benites 35 4 6 1 .167
4 Fred Besana 26 23 41 8 3 0 0 .195 .268 11
5 Hugh Blanton 33 34 100 21 5 1 0 .210 .280 28
6 Eddie Bockman 36 126 425 122 26 6 8 .287 .433 184
7 Art Cuitti 30 74 291 85 13 1 15 .292 .498 145 Stats for 2 teams
8 Al Curtis 27 10 15 3 0 0 0 .200 .200 3
9 Clay Dalrymple* 20 128 443 132 18 2 17 .298 .463 205
10 James Douglas 24 1 1 0 .000
11 John Goodell* 27 123 459 147 22 14 16 .320 .534 245
12 Roger Herrscher 25 2 1 0 .000
13 Don Hunter* 25 154 578 187 39 4 11 .324 .462 267
14 James Johnson 22 18 35 5 3 0 0 .143 .229 8
15 Gene Klingler 27 8 20 4 .200
16 John Malangone 25 7 12 3 .250
17 John McNamara 25 43 93 26 8 0 0 .280 .366 34
18 Mike Murray* 32 150 592 172 32 7 13 .291 .434 257
19 Knowles Piercey* 33 17 3 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 1
20 Al Pinkston* 39 141 554 206 41 6 23 .372 .592 328
21 Gale Pringle 35 42 38 10 3 0 0 .263 .342 13
22 Billy Shields 31 154 615 200 33 8 12 .325 .463 285
23 Gerald Speck 27 32 59 10 0 0 0 .169 .169 10
24 Jack Venable 30 34 21 3 0 1 1 .143 .381 8
25 William Walsh 24 22 43 4 1 0 0 .093 .116 5
26 Ray Webster 19 154 627 178 23 5 19 .284 .427 268
27 Kenneth Yoke* 24 45 117 27 5 0 5 .231 .402 47
27 Players 28.7 154 6029 5256 953 1577 281 57 127 857 45 655 730 .300 .374 .448 .822 2353 148 62 56
* - 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 Fred Besana* 26 10 3 .769 4.26 23 14 112.0 113 65 53 7 66 1.598 9.1 0.6 5.3
2 Hugh Blanton 33 20 9 .690 2.86 33 32 258.0 263 106 82 15 72 1.298 9.2 0.5 2.5
3 Al Curtis 27 3 3 .500 3.67 10 7 54.0 50 22 22 7 31 1.500 8.3 1.2 5.2
4 James Douglas 24 0 1 .000 1
5 Douglas Gostlin 27 0 0 1
6 James Johnson 22 8 3 .727 3.74 18 15 106.0 109 49 44 7 59 1.585 9.3 0.6 5.0
7 Knowles Piercey* 33 4 3 .571 17
8 Gale Pringle 35 9 6 .600 3.26 42 3 116.0 114 45 42 10 36 1.293 8.8 0.8 2.8
9 Gerald Speck 27 11 7 .611 4.32 32 26 179.0 214 108 86 19 60 1.531 10.8 1.0 3.0
10 George Storti 26 0 0 2
11 Joe Tully 29 0 0 1
12 Jack Venable 30 4 6 .400 4.94 32 2 71.0 91 49 39 5 47 1.944 11.5 0.6 6.0
13 William Walsh 24 8 8 .500 5.06 22 20 121.0 148 91 68 11 69 1.793 11.0 0.8 5.1
14 Kenneth Yoke* 24 20 8 .714 4.19 38 32 262.0 301 138 122 13 92 1.500 10.3 0.4 3.2
14 Players 28.0 97 57 .630 154 154 704
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gale Pringle 42 0.00
Kenneth Yoke 38 0.00
Hugh Blanton 33 0.00
Gerald Speck 32 0.00
Jack Venable 32 0.00
Fred Besana 23 0.00
William Walsh 22 0.00
James Johnson 18 0.00
Knowles Piercey 17 0.00
Al Curtis 10 0.00
George Storti 2 0.00
James Douglas 1 0.00
Douglas Gostlin 1 0.00
Joe Tully 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Len Attyd 32 R R 5' 7.0" 140 May 3, 1925 Oakland, CA, US
Jodie Beeler 35 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 26, 1921 Dallas, TX, US
Frank Benites 35 R 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 15, 1922 San Francisco, CA, US
Fred Besana 26 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 5, 1931 Lincoln, CA, US
Hugh Blanton 33 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1924
Eddie Bockman 36 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 26, 1920 Santa Ana, CA, US
Art Cuitti 30 R R 5' 10.0" 200 May 24, 1927 Crockett, CA, US
Al Curtis 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 16, 1930 Gaffney, CA, US
Clay Dalrymple 20 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 3, 1936 Chico, CA, US
James Douglas 24 R R 5' 8.0" 182 1933
John Goodell 27 L 6' 0.0" 175 1930
Douglas Gostlin 27 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1930
Roger Herrscher 25 R 6' 2.0" 175 1932
Don Hunter 25 L 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 27, 1931 Omaha, NE, US
James Johnson 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1935
Gene Klingler 27 R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 10, 1929 San Francisco, CA, US
John Malangone 25 R 5' 10.0" 205 1932
John McNamara 25 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 4, 1932 Sacramento, CA, US
Mike Murray 32 L 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 11, 1925 San Francisco, CA, US
Knowles Piercey 33 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 31, 1924 Salt Lake City, UT, US
Al Pinkston 39 L R 6' 5.0" 225 Oct 22, 1917 Newbern, AL, US
Gale Pringle 35 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 20, 1922 Hollis, OK, US
Billy Shields 31 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 12, 1926 Chicago, IL, US
Gerald Speck 27 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1930
George Storti 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 17, 1931 Redding, CA, US
Joe Tully 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1928 MX
Jack Venable 30 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1927
William Walsh 24 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Dec 1, 1932 Watertown, SD, US
Ray Webster 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 15, 1937 Grass Valley, CA, US
Kenneth Yoke 24 L L 5' 11.0" 175 1933

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