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1954 Colonial Heights-Petersburg Colts

1954 > Class B > 1954 Piedmont League
Overall: 62-78
Scored 819 runs, Allowed 818 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-70

Affiliation: Cincinnati Redlegs-NL
Manager: Johnny Vander Meer
Represented: Colonial Heights, VA and Petersburg, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a

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 Philip Amato 23 7 8
2 George Beck* 22 5 16
3 Richard Bissett 23 45 45 5 0 0 0 .111 .111 5
4 Gerald Blackburn 24 3 3
5 Russ Blankenship* 20 5 14 2 .143
6 Robert Bush 23 135 431 131 24 2 12 .304 .452 195
7 Mike Bycofski* 25 1 1
8 James Caudle* 21 10 22 9 3 0 0 .409 .545 12
9 Ray Chadwell 25 20 24 2 0 0 0 .083 .083 2 Stats for 2 teams
10 Paul Crawford* 30 19 53 9 3 0 1 .170 .283 15 Stats for 2 teams
11 Mickey Crossin 23 13 23 5 0 0 1 .217 .348 8
12 Leonidas Dansby 24 7 7
13 Whit Graves? 27 29 45 11 1 0 3 .244 .467 21
14 James Hull* 23 103 297 76 7 4 0 .256 .306 91
15 Natalio Irizarry 24 10 13 3 0 0 0 .231 .231 3
16 Bernard Jenis* 26 9 25
17 Jacob Junta 22 17 19 1 1 0 0 .053 .105 2
18 Monty Kennedy 32 15 29 7 2 0 0 .241 .310 9
19 Vernon Kilburg 21 49 93 25 5 0 2 .269 .387 36
20 Richard Lamberts? -- 1 2
21 Edward Landrum 22 33 62 8 1 0 0 .129 .145 9
22 Odell Martin 23 23 41 15 5 0 0 .366 .488 20
23 Page McGee 22 11 20 5 0 0 1 .250 .400 8
24 Joseph Monteiro 28 127 475 143 24 5 25 .301 .531 252
25 Ray Poole* 34 131 426 129 27 2 13 .303 .467 199
26 Daniel Rhame 22 38 57 14 4 0 1 .246 .368 21
27 Hugh Robins? -- 12 36 14 2 1 0 .389 .500 18
28 Louis Ruehl* 25 142 508 131 30 10 8 .258 .404 205
29 Frank Sangalli 30 17 44 9 1 1 0 .205 .273 12
30 Carlos Santiago 28 29 105 28 6 0 2 .267 .381 40
31 William Schimchak 21 132 479 161 31 5 13 .336 .503 241
32 John Simpson 19 92 296 71 13 3 5 .240 .355 105
33 Thomas St. John* 21 78 316 106 13 6 4 .335 .453 143
34 Harold Treinen 25 130 480 137 20 10 21 .285 .500 240
35 Johnny Vander Meer# 39 22 20 4 0 0 0 .200 .200 4
36 Paul Webb? -- 41 138 38 2 5 2 .275 .406 56
36 Players 24.8 142 5464 4637 819 1301 223 55 113 737 87 686 701 .281 .370 .425 .796 1973 96 45
* - 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 Philip Amato 23 0 2 .000 7
2 Richard Bissett 23 4 6 .400 5.23 45 8 148.0 161 105 86 13 77 1.608 9.8 0.8 4.7
3 Gerald Blackburn* 24 0 1 .000 3
4 Mike Bycofski* 25 1 0 1.000 1
5 Ray Chadwell 25 5 7 .417 5.26 20 11 77.0 84 52 45 5 46 1.688 9.8 0.6 5.4 Stats for 2 teams
6 Mickey Crossin 23 0 2 .000 6
7 Leonidas Dansby 24 0 3 .000 6
8 William Garthwaite* 23 0 0 2
9 Whit Graves 27 9 6 .600 4.62 28 15 113.0 126 78 58 8 72 1.752 10.0 0.6 5.7
10 Natalio Irizarry 24 4 3 .571 6.00 10 6 45.0 49 35 30 4 22 1.578 9.8 0.8 4.4
11 Jacob Junta 22 3 4 .429 5.55 17 5 60.0 65 44 37 6 32 1.617 9.8 0.9 4.8
12 Monty Kennedy* 32 3 4 .429 4.80 10 8 60.0 75 38 32 4 28 1.717 11.2 0.6 4.2
13 Vernon Kilburg 21 14 8 .636 4.95 28 26 171.0 150 116 94 12 147 1.737 7.9 0.6 7.7
14 Edward Landrum 22 7 11 .389 4.83 32 22 175.0 181 116 94 16 104 1.629 9.3 0.8 5.3
15 Odell Martin 23 4 8 .333 3.99 19 13 106.0 96 56 47 7 67 1.538 8.2 0.6 5.7
16 Daniel Rhame 22 9 10 .474 5.39 37 18 157.0 169 110 94 14 101 1.720 9.7 0.8 5.8
17 Johnny Vander Meer* 39 1 3 .250 3.86 10 2 21.0 26 16 9 0 11 1.762 11.1 0.0 4.7
17 Players 23.9 62 78 .443 142 142 818
* - 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
Richard Bissett 45 0.00
Daniel Rhame 37 0.00
Edward Landrum 32 0.00
Whit Graves 28 0.00
Vernon Kilburg 28 0.00
Ray Chadwell 20 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Odell Martin 19 0.00
Jacob Junta 17 0.00
Natalio Irizarry 10 0.00
Monty Kennedy 10 0.00
Philip Amato 7 0.00
Leonidas Dansby 6 0.00
Gerald Blackburn 3 0.00
William Garthwaite 2 0.00
Mike Bycofski 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Philip Amato 23 R R 6' 3.0" 220 1931
George Beck 22 L 6' 0.0" 168 1932
Richard Bissett 23 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1931
Gerald Blackburn 24 R L 5' 11.0" 215 May 18, 1930 Mount Airy, NC, US
Russ Blankenship 20 L L 6' 4.0" 185 Oct 13, 1933 Colonial Heights, VA, US
Robert Bush 23 R 6' 2.0" 190 1931
Mike Bycofski 25 L L 6' 3.0" 180 1929
James Caudle 21 L R 6' 3.0" 205 1933
Ray Chadwell 25 R R 6' 2.0" 194 1929
Paul Crawford 30 L 5' 9.0" 190 May 23, 1924
Mickey Crossin 23 R R 6' 2.0" 193 Sep 16, 1930 New Orleans, LA, US
Leonidas Dansby 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1930
William Garthwaite 23 L L 5' 11.0" 160 1931
Whit Graves 27 R Mar 11, 1927 Richmond, VA, US
James Hull 23 L 6' 0.0" 180 1931
Natalio Irizarry 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1930
Bernard Jenis 26 L 5' 11.0" 167 1928
Jacob Junta 22 R R 6' 6.0" 180 Jul 26, 1931 Midland Park, NJ, US
Monty Kennedy 32 R L 6' 2.0" 185 May 11, 1922 Amelia, VA, US
Vernon Kilburg 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1933
Richard Lamberts -- Unknown
Edward Landrum 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1932
Odell Martin 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1931
Page McGee 22 R 6' 0.0" 170 1932
Joseph Monteiro 28 R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 2, 1926
Ray Poole 34 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 16, 1920 Salisbury, NC, US
Daniel Rhame 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1932
Hugh Robins -- Unknown
Louis Ruehl 25 L 5' 11.0" 165 1929
Frank Sangalli 30 R 5' 7.0" 150 1924
Carlos Santiago 28 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 2, 1926 Mayaguez, PR
William Schimchak 21 R 5' 11.0" 175 1933
John Simpson 19 R 6' 1.0" 175 1935
Thomas St. John 21 L R 6' 0.0" 175 1933
Harold Treinen 25 R 6' 0.0" 165 1929
Johnny Vander Meer 39 S L 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 2, 1914 Prospect Park, NJ, US
Paul Webb -- Unknown

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