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1954 Los Angeles Angels

1954 > Class Open > 1954 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 73-92
Scored 645 runs, Allowed 694 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-88

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Bill Sweeney
Represented: Los Angeles, CA
Ballpark: Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

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 Herb Adams* 26 15 52 51 3 13 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 .255 .255 .275 .529 14 0 0 1 0
2 Leon Brinkopf 27 14 33 26 3 6 3 0 1 5 0 7 7 .231 .394 .462 .855 12 2 0 0 0
3 Tommy Brown 26 152 579 502 68 132 25 1 14 61 3 53 83 .263 .338 .400 .738 201 10 7 11 6
4 Ed Chandler 37 33 67 61 5 9 0 0 0 4 0 2 7 .148 .175 .148 .322 9 1 0 4 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Bubba Church 29 26 53 46 6 11 2 0 1 3 0 4 6 .239 .300 .348 .648 16 0 0 3 0
6 Hy Cohen 23 9 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 1 0
7 Dave Cunningham 24 40 107 93 20 22 3 1 4 11 4 13 33 .237 .330 .419 .750 39 1 0 1 0
8 Frank DiPrima 27 9 23 18 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 .222 .364 .222 .586 4 1 0 1 0
9 Bruce Edwards 30 106 440 393 44 117 23 1 9 64 0 35 41 .298 .353 .430 .783 169 7 1 7 4
10 Al Evans 37 92 298 269 19 72 11 0 5 29 1 24 22 .268 .327 .364 .691 98 8 0 4 1
11 Randy Gumpert 36 37 16 15 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 6 .133 .188 .200 .388 3 0 0 0 0
12 Joe Hannah 23 7 24 21 2 6 2 0 0 3 0 2 3 .286 .348 .381 .729 8 0 0 1 0
13 Bud Hardin 32 135 468 434 49 105 11 2 2 21 5 30 35 .242 .292 .290 .583 126 11 1 3 0
14 Joe Hatten 37 42 85 77 4 15 2 0 0 3 0 3 18 .195 .225 .221 .446 17 0 0 5 0
15 Lenny Hinchman* 23 5 12 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 2 0
16 Alan Ihde 27 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
17 Sheldon Jones 32 19 24 23 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .174 .174 .174 .348 4 0 0 1 0
18 Chris Kitsos# 26 28 92 77 9 17 1 0 0 2 3 14 14 .221 .348 .234 .582 18 1 1 0 0
19 Turk Lown 30 30 19 18 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 .222 .222 .278 .500 5 0 0 1 0
20 Vic Marasco 25 55 149 134 21 34 8 0 5 16 1 9 16 .254 .310 .425 .736 57 1 2 4 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 Gene Mauch 28 153 643 565 81 162 26 2 11 58 12 65 55 .287 .361 .398 .760 225 9 1 12 0
22 Ed McDade# 25 5 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 1 0 1 0
23 Cal McLish# 28 39 92 81 8 18 1 0 3 10 0 5 30 .222 .267 .346 .612 28 3 1 2 3
24 Hal Meek 24 32 101 93 7 16 2 0 1 5 0 6 10 .172 .230 .226 .456 21 3 1 1 0
25 Bill Moisan* 28 49 55 53 4 12 1 0 0 2 0 2 14 .226 .255 .245 .500 13 1 0 0 0
26 Jacques Monette 23 51 106 96 12 24 4 1 4 10 1 9 25 .250 .311 .438 .749 42 3 0 0 1
27 Hank Nasternak 31 71 247 211 24 50 7 0 3 16 1 28 28 .237 .328 .313 .641 66 3 1 6 1
28 Johnny Pramesa 28 93 257 231 27 68 14 0 11 37 1 21 19 .294 .352 .498 .849 115 13 1 1 3
29 John Pyecha 22 28 56 50 3 7 0 0 0 1 0 2 19 .140 .173 .140 .313 7 0 0 4 0
30 Fred Richards* 26 145 543 497 58 113 11 1 24 61 2 37 56 .227 .283 .398 .681 198 9 2 5 2
31 Don Robertson* 23 82 242 219 35 52 7 5 7 28 4 19 61 .237 .306 .411 .717 90 4 3 0 1
32 Duke Simpson 26 35 13 12 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .083 .077 .083 .160 1 0 0 0 1
33 Dick Smith 23 11 27 25 3 6 2 0 0 2 0 1 4 .240 .259 .320 .579 8 1 0 0 1
34 Bob Spicer* 29 34 87 74 1 18 1 0 0 9 1 6 9 .243 .301 .257 .558 19 0 1 4 2
35 Dixie Upright* 28 94 267 235 26 55 8 2 10 28 2 25 34 .234 .311 .413 .723 97 4 2 3 2
36 Bob Usher 29 156 647 574 73 146 21 1 13 73 16 57 59 .254 .324 .362 .687 208 17 5 6 5
37 Max West* 37 89 211 169 25 44 4 0 12 37 1 37 33 .260 .395 .497 .892 84 1 2 1 2
37 Players 28.7 166 6064 5390 645 1358 203 17 140 599 61 517 757 .252 .319 .374 .693 2015 116 31 91 35
* - 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 Ed Chandler 37 12 11 .522 3.32 33 23 8 1 179.0 179 70 66 11 56 50 3 2 2 1.313 9.0 0.6 2.8 2.5 0.89 Stats for 2 teams
2 Bubba Church 29 11 9 .550 3.89 26 22 10 3 134.1 131 66 58 13 67 91 0 0 7 1.474 8.8 0.9 4.5 6.1 1.36
3 Hy Cohen 23 0 0 6.60 9 1 0 0 15.0 20 15 11 2 3 6 0 0 0 1.533 12.0 1.2 1.8 3.6 2.00
4 Randy Gumpert 36 4 4 .500 4.92 37 0 0 0 64.0 73 46 35 7 27 33 0 0 1 1.562 10.3 1.0 3.8 4.6 1.22
5 Joe Hatten* 37 13 17 .433 3.53 41 34 16 2 232.0 237 99 91 17 94 138 7 0 4 1.427 9.2 0.7 3.6 5.4 1.47
6 Lenny Hinchman* 23 1 4 .200 5.52 5 5 2 0 31.0 28 20 19 4 10 11 0 0 0 1.226 8.1 1.2 2.9 3.2 1.10
7 Alan Ihde 27 1 0 1.000 3.48 7 0 0 0 10.1 9 4 4 0 1 5 0 0 0 0.968 7.8 0.0 0.9 4.4 5.00
8 Sheldon Jones 32 3 6 .333 4.86 19 11 2 0 74.0 92 47 40 5 21 37 1 0 1 1.527 11.2 0.6 2.6 4.5 1.76
9 Turk Lown 30 5 3 .625 2.48 30 0 0 0 72.2 54 30 20 0 46 52 1 0 2 1.376 6.7 0.0 5.7 6.4 1.13
10 Cal McLish 28 13 15 .464 3.53 37 35 17 3 245.0 261 102 96 24 74 120 6 1 2 1.367 9.6 0.9 2.7 4.4 1.62
11 Bill Moisan 28 1 7 .125 4.09 31 8 1 0 101.1 105 63 46 10 60 41 2 0 5 1.628 9.3 0.9 5.3 3.6 0.68
12 John Pyecha 22 7 7 .500 3.24 28 19 9 1 147.1 143 63 53 8 61 63 2 0 5 1.385 8.7 0.5 3.7 3.8 1.03
13 Duke Simpson 26 1 4 .200 5.17 35 0 0 0 62.2 77 46 36 6 25 31 0 0 4 1.628 11.1 0.9 3.6 4.5 1.24
14 Bob Spicer 29 13 16 .448 3.07 33 31 15 4 231.1 239 91 79 19 54 122 3 0 10 1.267 9.3 0.7 2.1 4.7 2.26
15 Joe Stanka 22 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0.750 2.2 0.0 4.5 2.2 0.50
15 Players 30.3 73 92 .442 166 166 694
* - 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
Al Evans 82 409 45 13 3 .972 5.54 4 26
Johnny Pramesa 55 246 30 8 10 .972 5.02 6 18
Hal Meek 30 129 16 5 5 .967 4.83 1 7
Joe Hannah 7 37 6 1 2 .977 6.14 0 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Richards 145 1177 94 14 106 .989 8.77
Dixie Upright 21 122 7 2 7 .985 6.14
Max West 13 112 9 1 7 .992 9.31

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Mauch 152 354 380 19 79 .975 4.83
Bud Hardin 20 40 66 1 12 .991 5.30
Tommy Brown 1 4 1 0 0 1.000 5.00
Frank DiPrima 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bruce Edwards 106 111 189 22 19 .932 2.83
Tommy Brown 39 40 69 9 5 .924 2.79
Bud Hardin 13 14 27 2 4 .953 3.15
Leon Brinkopf 7 7 9 1 1 .941 2.29
Frank DiPrima 5 8 7 1 1 .938 3.00
Chris Kitsos 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Hank Nasternak 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bud Hardin 100 186 271 9 42 .981 4.57
Hank Nasternak 63 114 154 16 31 .944 4.25
Chris Kitsos 25 43 72 2 13 .983 4.60
Ed McDade 4 3 2 0 1 1.000 1.25
Tommy Brown 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Usher 154 356 19 4 4 .989 2.44
Tommy Brown 107 193 6 3 0 .985 1.86
Don Robertson 76 114 13 6 1 .955 1.67
Dixie Upright 61 94 7 8 3 .927 1.66
Vic Marasco 41 54 2 2 0 .966 1.37 Stats for 2 teams
Jacques Monette 36 44 1 1 1 .978 1.25
Dave Cunningham 34 86 0 3 0 .966 2.53
Max West 26 25 2 1 0 .964 1.04
Herb Adams 15 33 1 1 1 .971 2.27
Dick Smith 11 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.36

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Hatten 41 17 52 0 4 1.000 1.68
Randy Gumpert 37 3 9 2 0 .857 0.32
Cal McLish 37 20 38 1 1 .983 1.57
Duke Simpson 35 2 15 2 2 .895 0.49
Ed Chandler 33 14 33 0 0 1.000 1.42 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Spicer 33 10 46 0 2 1.000 1.70
Bill Moisan 31 4 21 0 1 1.000 0.81
Turk Lown 30 7 13 1 1 .952 0.67
John Pyecha 28 4 34 1 5 .974 1.36
Bubba Church 26 3 18 1 1 .955 0.81
Sheldon Jones 19 2 12 0 0 1.000 0.74
Hy Cohen 9 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.44
Alan Ihde 7 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.43
Lenny Hinchman 5 1 8 0 0 1.000 1.80
Joe Stanka 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Herb Adams 26 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Apr 14, 1928 Hollywood, CA, US
Leon Brinkopf 27 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 20, 1926 Cape Girardeau, MO, US
Tommy Brown 26 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 6, 1927 Brooklyn, NY, US
Ed Chandler 37 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 17, 1917 Pinson, AL, US
Bubba Church 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 12, 1924 Birmingham, AL, US
Hy Cohen 23 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Jan 29, 1931 Brooklyn, NY, US
Dave Cunningham 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 3, 1929 San Pedro, CA, US
Frank DiPrima 27 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 13, 1926 Philadelphia, PA, US
Bruce Edwards 30 R R 5' 8.0" 180 Jul 15, 1923 Quincy, IL, US
Al Evans 37 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Sep 28, 1916 Kenly, NC, US
Randy Gumpert 36 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 23, 1918 Monocacy, PA, US
Joe Hannah 23 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Feb 1, 1931 Marshfield, MO, US
Bud Hardin 32 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 14, 1922 Shelby, NC, US
Joe Hatten 37 R L 6' 0.0" 176 Nov 7, 1916 Bancroft, IA, US
Lenny Hinchman 23 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 19, 1931 Emma, KY, US
Gene Hooks 26 R 6' 1.0" 187 May 15, 1928 Goldsboro, NC, US
Alan Ihde 27 R R 6' 2.0" 170 May 31, 1927 Yankton, SD, US
Sheldon Jones 32 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 2, 1922 Tecumseh, NE, US
Chris Kitsos 26 S R 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 11, 1928 New York, NY, US
Turk Lown 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 30, 1924 Brooklyn, NY, US
Vic Marasco 25 R 5' 8.0" 175 Nov 9, 1928 Los Angeles, CA, US
Gene Mauch 28 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 18, 1925 Salina, KS, US
Ed McDade 25 S R 5' 9.0" 195 Oct 30, 1928 East St. Louis, IL, US
Cal McLish 28 S R 6' 0.0" 179 Dec 1, 1925 Anadarko, OK, US
Hal Meek 24 R 6' 2.0" 190 May 22, 1930 LaSalle, IL, US
Bill Moisan 28 L R 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 30, 1925 Bradford, MA, US
Jacques Monette 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Sep 30, 1930 Montreal, QC, CA
Hank Nasternak 31 R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 14, 1922 Buffalo, NY, US
Johnny Pramesa 28 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 28, 1925 Barton, OH, US
John Pyecha 22 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Nov 25, 1931 Aliquippa, PA, US
Fred Richards 26 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 3, 1927 Warren, OH, US
Don Robertson 23 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 15, 1930 Harvey, IL, US
Duke Simpson 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 15, 1927 Columbus, OH, US
Dick Smith 23 R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 9, 1930 Seattle, WA, US
Bob Spicer 29 L R 5' 10.0" 173 Apr 11, 1925 Richmond, VA, US
Joe Stanka 22 R R 6' 6.0" 201 Jul 23, 1931 Hammon, OK, US
Dixie Upright 28 L L 6' 0.0" 175 May 30, 1926 Kannapolis, NC, US
Bob Usher 29 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 1, 1925 San Diego, CA, US
Max West 37 L R 6' 1.0" 182 Nov 28, 1916 Dexter, MO, US

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