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1954 Hopkinsville Hoppers

1954 > Class D > 1954 Kentucky-Illinois-Tennessee League
Overall: 58-59
Scored 865 runs, Allowed 829 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-56

Affiliation: Philadelphia Athletics-AL
Manager: Bearl Brooks, Ed Wright and Paul Ramsey
Represented: Hopkinsville, KY
Ballpark: Kentucky Park (Hopkinsville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953

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 Normal Abrams* 21 107 464 169 32 6 6 .364 .498 231
2 Leo Bacon 22 7 16
3 Terry Beasley? -- 2 6
4 Barry Botts? -- 13 44 8 0 0 1 .182 .250 11
5 Donald Bray? -- 6 13
6 Bearl Brooks 28 64 272 105 22 1 10 .386 .585 159
7 Jack Campbell? -- 23 85 22 3 0 4 .259 .435 37
8 John Chadra? -- 12 38 10 1 0 2 .263 .447 17
9 Stanley Courtney? -- 5 1
10 Stephan Durst 19 100 360 114 32 2 6 .317 .467 168
11 Marlin Fiscel 19 26 20 3 0 0 0 .150 .150 3
12 George Fisher 23 12 53 11 2 0 0 .208 .245 13
13 John Fogarty? -- 3 5
14 Albert Gdula 23 40 85 17 2 0 2 .200 .294 25
15 Joseph Graham* 18 18 48 2 1 0 0 .042 .063 3
16 Dalton Hancock? -- 4 7
17 Roger Herrscher 22 68 234 66 9 1 7 .282 .419 98
18 William Hughes? -- 83 274 79 15 5 3 .288 .412 113
19 Thomas Jasonis 20 108 453 138 33 7 12 .305 .488 221
20 William Kasper 20 35 138 37 6 2 3 .268 .406 56
21 Bill Kern 21 74 291 97 21 3 11 .333 .540 157
22 Marvin Lowe 21 4 5
23 William Lynch? -- 35 102 26 3 0 0 .255 .284 29
24 Wayne Mason* 20 46 123 31 3 0 0 .252 .276 34
25 William Morgan 20 18 44 14 4 0 0 .318 .409 18
26 William Philyaw 21 23 54 15 3 0 3 .278 .500 27
27 Emanuel Psomos? -- 9 11
28 Paul Ramsey 23 112 404 113 25 1 19 .280 .488 197
29 Ralph Reiss* 19 30 61 6 2 0 1 .098 .180 11
30 Stewart Riles 25 28 84 25 2 4 0 .298 .417 35 Stats for 3 teams
31 Huey Roberts? -- 102 361 114 20 3 6 .316 .438 158 Stats for 3 teams
32 Robert Sayle? -- 12 12 6 1 1 0 .500 .750 9
33 Hal Seawright 33 92 387 126 29 2 11 .326 .496 192 Stats for 2 teams
34 John Sheldon 18 34 36 4 1 0 0 .111 .139 5
35 Richard Thomas? -- 5 3
36 Budd Whitehill 21 3 4
37 Ed Wright 35 9 24
37 Players 22.7 113 4671 4009 865 1173 234 30 98 687 90 553 644 .293 .378 .439 .818 1761 109
* - 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 Leo Bacon 22 3 1 .750 7
2 Stanley Courtney? -- 0 0 5
3 Marlin Fiscel 19 2 3 .400 11.28 13 6 48.2 72 62 61 6 43 2.363 13.3 1.1 8.0
4 John Fogarty? -- 0 0 3
5 Albert Gdula 23 9 6 .600 5.67 27 17 146.0 176 109 92 13 82 1.767 10.8 0.8 5.1
6 Joseph Graham* 18 8 6 .571 4.73 18 15 118.0 129 83 62 16 58 1.585 9.8 1.2 4.4
7 Dalton Hancock? -- 1 1 .500 3
8 Thomas Jasonis? 20 1 0 1.000 4
9 Marvin Lowe 21 0 1 .000 4
10 William Morgan* 20 1 5 .167 5.74 9 9 64.1 76 47 41 8 21 1.508 10.6 1.1 2.9
11 William Philyaw 21 5 3 .625 5.31 11 7 59.1 71 39 35 7 27 1.652 10.8 1.1 4.1
12 Emanuel Psomos? -- 0 5 .000 7
13 Paul Ramsey? 23 1 1 .500 4
14 Ralph Reiss* 19 8 12 .400 4.80 30 20 152.0 146 91 81 7 79 1.480 8.6 0.4 4.7
15 Robert Sayle? -- 1 0 1.000 9
16 John Sheldon 18 7 5 .583 8.67 34 6 98.2 140 107 95 9 61 2.037 12.8 0.8 5.6
17 Richard Thomas? -- 0 1 .000 4
18 Budd Whitehill 21 0 0 3
19 Ed Wright 35 2 3 .400 6
19 Players 20.2 58 59 .496 113 113 829
* - 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
John Sheldon 34 0.00
Ralph Reiss 30 0.00
Albert Gdula 27 0.00
Joseph Graham 18 0.00
Robert Sayle 9 0.00
Leo Bacon 7 0.00
Emanuel Psomos 7 0.00
Ed Wright 6 0.00
Stanley Courtney 5 0.00
Marvin Lowe 4 0.00
Richard Thomas 4 0.00
John Fogarty 3 0.00
Dalton Hancock 3 0.00
Budd Whitehill 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Normal Abrams 21 L 5' 10.0" 158 1933
Leo Bacon 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1932
Terry Beasley -- Unknown
Barry Botts -- Unknown
Donald Bray -- Unknown
Bearl Brooks 28 R 5' 8.0" 175 1926
Jack Campbell -- Unknown
John Chadra -- Unknown
Stanley Courtney -- Unknown
Stephan Durst 19 R 5' 8.0" 165 1935
Marlin Fiscel 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1935
George Fisher 23 R 5' 11.0" 184 1931
John Fogarty -- Unknown
Albert Gdula 23 R R 5' 10.0" 162 1931
Joseph Graham 18 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1936
Dalton Hancock -- Unknown
Peter Harbold 19 R R 5' 10.0" 160 1935
Roger Herrscher 22 R 6' 2.0" 175 1932
William Hughes -- Unknown
Thomas Jasonis 20 R 5' 10.0" 180 1934
William Kasper 20 R 5' 9.0" 165 1934
Bill Kern 21 R R 6' 2.0" 184 Feb 28, 1933 Coplay, PA, US
Marvin Lowe 21 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1933
William Lynch -- Unknown
Wayne Mason 20 L 5' 7.0" 155 1934
William Morgan 20 R L 5' 11.0" 169 1934
William Philyaw 21 R R 6' 2.0" 187 1933
Emanuel Psomos -- Unknown
Paul Ramsey 23 R 5' 11.0" 200 1931
Ralph Reiss 19 L L 6' 0.0" 175 1935
Stewart Riles 25 R 5' 10.0" 175 1929
Huey Roberts -- Unknown
Robert Sayle -- Unknown
Hal Seawright 33 R R 5' 8.0" 190 Jan 15, 1921 Cairo, IL, US
John Sheldon 18 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1936
Richard Thomas -- Unknown
Budd Whitehill 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1933
Ed Wright 35 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 15, 1919 Dyersburg, TN, US

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