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1952 New Orleans Pelicans

1952 > Class AA > 1952 Southern Association
Overall: 80-75
Scored 741 runs, Allowed 757 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-79

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Danny Murtaugh
Represented: New Orleans, LA
Ballpark: Pelican Park (New Orleans, LA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1951 / 1953

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Gair Allie201554871051839.216.320156
2Lee Anthony3317303000.100.1003
3Don Beitter*203611928412.235.33640
4Mel Brookey265919449801.253.30960
5Don Carlsen257112.182
6Donald Cochran20385212000.231.23112
7Preston Elkins2928101000.100.1001
8Floyd Fogg2614354814729123.268.451247Stats for 2 teams
9Francis Holleran25465811311.190.32819
10Bob Hyatt25205813412.224.43125
11Billy Kerr3419559210.164.23613
12Dale Long*2615354813934633.254.518284
13Jack Maddy22891.111
14Felipe Montemayor*24123433122151311.282.453196
15Norman Morton2539625001.081.1298
16Danny Murtaugh345715633232.212.30147
17George O'Donnell2312376210.162.27010
18John O'Neil327422751600.225.25157
19Jack Paepke29112328841624.256.354116
20James Rice181294501161470.258.320144
21Clarence Richardson#23891.111
22Ramon Salgado2325449000.205.2059
23Dick Smith24155617400.304.37521
24Paul Smith*211536041952775.323.416251
25Charles Taylor*24120000.000.0000
26Jake Thies2623241000.042.0421
27Frank Thomas2315459718140635.303.566338
28Stan Wentzel3597243641134.263.38393
29Ed Wolfe23367019410.271.35725
30Len Yochim*2333404000.100.1004
30 Players24.71555839511074113162235711565856672695.258.344.391.735199857
* - 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
1Lee Anthony3339.2503.34171297.01044336171.2479.61.6
2Don Carlsen2524.333734.045181.85311.94.8
3Donald Cochran2086.5714.473121145.01488272691.4979.24.3
4Preston Elkins2912.3332645.057131.55611.42.6
5Francis Holleran2574.6364.60388139.01549371711.61910.04.6
6Jack Maddy2223.400728.032171.75010.35.5
7Norman Morton251410.5833.613526192.01789077951.4228.34.5
8George O'Donnell2381.8892.64121192.0842927241.1748.22.3
9Clarence Richardson2312.333835.041251.88610.56.4
10Ramon Salgado2368.4294.212513124.01326358551.5089.64.0
11Charles Taylor*240012.0
12Jake Thies2625.2864.39231084.0974941341.56010.43.6
13Ed Wolfe231513.5364.453524186.0210105921051.69410.25.1
14Len Yochim*23118.5795.093115122.01378869751.73810.15.5
14 Players24.48075.516155155757
* - 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


Francis Holleran380.00
Norman Morton350.00
Ed Wolfe350.00
Donald Cochran310.00
Len Yochim310.00
Preston Elkins260.00
Ramon Salgado250.00
Jake Thies230.00
Lee Anthony170.00
George O'Donnell120.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Gair Allie20RR6' 1.0"190Oct 28, 1931Statesville, NC, US
Lee Anthony33RR6' 3.0"205Jul 26, 1918LeRoy, KS, US
Don Beitter20L6' 2.0"192Sep 16, 1931Flushing, NY, US
Mel Brookey26R5' 10.0"195Jul 15, 1925Henryetta, OK, US
Don Carlsen25RR6' 1.0"175Oct 15, 1926Chicago, IL, US
Donald Cochran20RR6' 0.0"1701932
Preston Elkins29RR6' 1.0"1651923
Floyd Fogg26R6' 0.0"1871926
Francis Holleran25RR6' 1.0"1701927
Bob Hyatt25R6' 1.0"195Oct 3, 1926Little Rock, AR, US
Billy Kerr34RR6' 1.0"190Mar 4, 1918Pensacola, FL, US
Roy LeFevre24R5' 11.0"1751928
Dale Long26LL6' 4.0"205Feb 6, 1926Springfield, MO, US
Jack Maddy22RR5' 11.0"180Sep 30, 1929Oskaloosa, IA, US
Felipe Montemayor24LL6' 2.0"185Feb 7, 1928Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Norman Morton25RR6' 1.0"1751927
Danny Murtaugh34RR5' 9.0"165Oct 8, 1917Chester, PA, US
George O'Donnell23RR6' 3.0"175May 27, 1929Winchester, IL, US
John O'Neil32RR5' 9.0"155Apr 19, 1920Shelbiana, KY, US
Jack Paepke29RR6' 2.0"220Aug 28, 1922Provo, UT, US
James Rice18RR5' 10.0"160Sep 25, 1933
Clarence Richardson23SR6' 0.0"1751929
Ramon Salgado23RR5' 10.0"1651929
Dick Smith24RR5' 8.0"160Jul 21, 1927Blandburg, PA, US
Paul Smith21LL5' 8.0"165Mar 19, 1931New Castle, PA, US
Charles Taylor24LL5' 10.0"1601928
Jake Thies26RR5' 11.0"170Apr 1, 1926St. Louis, MO, US
Frank Thomas23RR6' 3.0"200Jun 11, 1929Pittsburgh, PA, US
Stan Wentzel35RR6' 1.0"200Jan 13, 1917Lorane, PA, US
Ed Wolfe23RR6' 3.0"185Jan 2, 1929Los Angeles, CA, US
Len Yochim23LL6' 2.0"200Oct 16, 1928New Orleans, LA, US

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