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1958 Knoxville Smokies

1958 > Class A > 1958 South Atlantic League
Overall: 67-73
Scored 652 runs, Allowed 692 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-74

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: George Staller
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1957 / 1959

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 Ronald Babkoff* 23 6 6 0 .000
2 Robert Barron 25 47 178 155 22 41 3 8 0 19 0 16 30 .265 .337 .387 .724 60 2 3 2 0
3 Bert Barth 19 8 12 2 .167
4 Bo Belinsky* 21 7 10 0 .000
5 Jack Brown 25 4 4 0 .000
6 Donald Bruns 25 14 13 12 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .308 .583 .891 7 0 0 0 0
7 Leo Burke 24 140 586 511 95 157 33 9 17 71 3 57 74 .307 .388 .507 .895 259 12 4 2 9
8 Kedy Curl* 23 15 12 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .100 .250 .100 .350 1 0 0 0 0
9 Angelo Dagres* 23 134 546 470 86 146 12 14 12 61 8 65 64 .311 .393 .472 .865 222 2 4 5 5
10 Steve Dalkowski* 19 11 14 13 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 1 0 0
11 Rowland Davies* 24 2 2 0 .000
12 Whitey DeHart 23 11 28 27 2 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 .259 .286 .333 .619 9 1 0 0 0
13 James Dunlap 22 5 12 1 .083
14 Chuck Estrada 20 41 89 76 8 9 2 0 0 9 0 6 18 .118 .181 .145 .325 11 0 6 1 0
15 Roosevelt Evans* 25 34 47 37 5 6 0 0 0 1 1 10 8 .162 .340 .162 .503 6 0 0 0 0
16 Blas Fernandez 25 122 462 402 58 105 15 8 6 39 6 51 27 .261 .351 .383 .734 154 5 3 1 7
17 Jack Fisher 19 2 2 1 .500
18 George Gaffney 22 27 46 44 2 3 0 0 0 4 0 1 21 .068 .089 .068 .157 3 0 1 0 0
19 Ron Hansen 20 90 355 301 30 65 7 1 6 36 3 38 47 .216 .300 .306 .606 92 3 2 11 4
20 James Hicks 23 19 19 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 .063 .211 .063 .273 1 0 0 0 0
21 Robert Kennel* 22 58 165 147 18 38 4 3 1 21 0 15 17 .259 .329 .347 .676 51 1 1 1 2
22 Guy Lavalliere 27 108 364 303 40 84 13 3 3 41 1 43 21 .277 .377 .370 .747 112 7 9 2 5
23 Jim Miller* 29 53 25 24 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 .125 .160 .125 .285 3 0 0 0 0
24 Frank Montgomery* 22 76 307 256 44 64 9 2 2 18 1 46 30 .250 .365 .324 .689 83 2 0 3 2
25 Raymond Murawski 25 59 199 178 20 43 10 1 1 22 0 16 18 .242 .299 .326 .625 58 0 2 3 0
26 Alfred Nagel 25 115 437 378 50 97 28 5 13 63 1 45 59 .257 .336 .460 .797 174 1 12 1 5
27 Dave Nicholson 18 25 102 88 13 18 2 2 2 10 0 13 33 .205 .314 .341 .655 30 1 0 0 0
28 John Papa 17 2 3 0 .000
29 Bill Powell* 39 70 36 34 4 6 1 0 0 2 0 1 14 .176 .200 .206 .406 7 0 1 0 0
30 William Raehse* 30 20 62 58 8 17 1 0 1 9 0 2 5 .293 .323 .362 .685 21 1 0 1 0
31 William Rozich 21 4 5 1 .200
32 Oscar Sierra 32 42 172 145 23 38 6 1 4 23 1 21 3 .262 .349 .400 .749 58 1 0 5 0
33 Richard Simpson 25 38 151 139 19 32 4 4 5 20 2 5 19 .230 .265 .424 .690 59 2 4 1 0
34 Charles Smiley* 22 86 330 267 51 81 17 1 6 49 0 56 46 .303 .422 .442 .864 118 2 1 4 3
35 George Staller* 42 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1
36 Gordie Sundin 20 3 6 4 .667
37 Kenneth Tippery 22 44 177 154 24 34 8 2 2 19 0 16 21 .221 .293 .338 .631 52 1 3 3 2
38 Gary Walker 21 5 16 2 .125
39 Jerry Walker# 19 33 88 86 4 14 2 1 0 7 0 1 12 .163 .172 .209 .382 18 0 1 0 0
40 Daniel Welsh* 21 6 4 0 .000
41 Spider Wilhelm 29 29 106 95 10 23 4 1 1 11 1 7 7 .242 .286 .337 .623 32 0 1 3 0
42 Frank Zupo* 18 35 120 106 10 29 3 0 2 16 0 10 12 .274 .345 .358 .703 38 2 1 1 1
42 Players 24.0 140 5279 4613 652 1176 188 69 84 577 28 25 555 697 .255 .332 .380 .712 1754 61 50 46
* - 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 Ronald Babkoff* 23 0 4 .000 3.96 6 25.0 11
2 Bert Barth 19 1 0 1.000 9.60 5 15.0 16
3 Bo Belinsky* 21 0 2 .000 6.75 7 24.0 25 21 18 22 1.958 9.4 8.2
4 Jack Brown 25 0 3 .000 1.80 4 15.0 3
5 Donald Bruns 25 0 3 .000 5.29 12 2 0 0 34.0 39 23 20 5 17 2 6 1 0 0 1.647 10.3 1.3 4.5 1.6 0.35
6 Kedy Curl 23 2 1 .667 4.15 15 1 0 0 39.0 44 26 18 2 7 0 31 0 0 1 1.308 10.2 0.5 1.6 7.2 4.43
7 Steve Dalkowski* 19 1 4 .200 7.93 11 10 0 0 42.0 17 41 37 0 95 0 82 2 1 10 2.667 3.6 0.0 20.4 17.6 0.86
8 Rowland Davies* 24 0 0 2
9 Chuck Estrada 20 15 11 .577 3.61 39 30 9 0 217.0 177 99 87 13 153 3 181 5 0 9 1.521 7.3 0.5 6.3 7.5 1.18
10 Roosevelt Evans 25 5 9 .357 3.97 25 17 6 2 118.0 101 67 52 8 73 5 92 9 2 7 1.475 7.7 0.6 5.6 7.0 1.26
11 Jack Fisher 19 0 2 .000 12.60 2 5.0 9 12 7 9 3.600 16.2 16.2
12 George Gaffney 22 6 12 .333 4.03 27 17 3 0 125.0 149 80 56 13 47 0 72 2 1 8 1.568 10.7 0.9 3.4 5.2 1.53
13 James Hicks 23 3 2 .600 4.75 19 9 0 0 55.0 58 40 29 5 31 1 26 0 0 2 1.618 9.5 0.8 5.1 4.3 0.84
14 Jim Miller* 29 6 4 .600 4.45 53 2 0 0 97.0 101 59 48 10 37 4 71 4 0 5 1.423 9.4 0.9 3.4 6.6 1.92
15 John Papa 17 0 0 3.38 2 8.0 6 3 4 1.250 6.8 4.5
16 Bill Powell 39 7 8 .467 3.70 70 7 1 0 141.0 127 67 58 11 57 4 58 2 0 2 1.305 8.1 0.7 3.6 3.7 1.02
17 Kelly Searcy* 27 0 1 .000 4 8.0
18 Gordie Sundin 20 1 1 .500 3.21 3 14.0 5
19 Jerry Walker 19 18 4 .818 2.61 28 26 14 3 200.0 164 69 58 9 78 3 126 2 1 3 1.210 7.4 0.4 3.5 5.7 1.62
20 Daniel Welsh* 21 2 2 .500 8.50 6 18.0 17
20 Players 25.3 67 73 .479 4.08 140 140 106 34 6 1215.0 1157 692 551 89 707 27 839 34 5 48 1.534 8.6 0.7 5.2 6.2 1.19
* - 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
Guy Lavalliere 93 521 53 9 6 .985 6.17 11
Robert Kennel 36 224 16 2 4 .992 6.67 6
Frank Zupo 28 166 15 6 3 .968 6.46 9

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Smiley 73 587 37 9 64 .986 8.55
Oscar Sierra 42 356 22 0 30 1.000 9.00
William Raehse 14 86 5 3 8 .968 6.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Blas Fernandez 62 124 153 8 40 .972 4.47
Frank Montgomery 60 129 112 19 33 .927 4.02
Kenneth Tippery 27 65 41 1 14 .991 3.93

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Burke 42 46 76 10 5 .924 2.90
Robert Barron 37 38 63 12 11 .894 2.73
Spider Wilhelm 19 23 44 6 5 .918 3.53
Richard Simpson 18 17 37 5 6 .915 3.00
Kenneth Tippery 12 9 25 2 2 .944 2.83

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Hansen 90 177 254 26 55 .943 4.79
Blas Fernandez 43 60 123 16 23 .920 4.26

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Angelo Dagres 129 235 11 8 2 .969 1.91
Alfred Nagel 105 182 9 4 0 .979 1.82
Leo Burke 94 220 20 12 8 .952 2.55
Raymond Murawski 47 74 5 1 0 .988 1.68
Dave Nicholson 25 37 1 3 0 .927 1.52
Richard Simpson 21 39 0 0 0 1.000 1.86

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Powell 70 3 18 3 0 .875 0.30
Jim Miller 53 6 22 0 1 1.000 0.53
Chuck Estrada 39 12 25 2 3 .949 0.95
Jerry Walker 28 11 34 1 2 .978 1.61
George Gaffney 27 1 10 1 1 .917 0.41
Roosevelt Evans 25 8 24 4 2 .889 1.28
James Hicks 19 3 6 1 1 .900 0.47
Kedy Curl 15 2 5 1 0 .875 0.47
Donald Bruns 12 5 9 2 2 .875 1.17
Steve Dalkowski 11 0 5 1 0 .833 0.45
Bo Belinsky 7
Ronald Babkoff 6
Daniel Welsh 6
Bert Barth 5
Jack Brown 4
Kelly Searcy 4
Gordie Sundin 3
Rowland Davies 2
Jack Fisher 2
John Papa 2

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ronald Babkoff 23 L L 6' 2.0" 175 1935
Robert Barron 25 R 6' 0.0" 170 1933
Bert Barth 19 R R 6' 3.0" 208 Jul 8, 1938 St. Louis, MO, US
Bo Belinsky 21 L L 6' 2.0" 191 Dec 7, 1936 New York, NY, US
Jack Brown 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 7, 1933 Elizabeth, PA, US
Donald Bruns 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1933
Leo Burke 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 6, 1934 Hagerstown, MD, US
Kedy Curl 23 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 7, 1934 Garden City, AL, US
Angelo Dagres 23 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 22, 1934 Newburyport, MA, US
Steve Dalkowski 19 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 3, 1939 New Britain, CT, US
Rowland Davies 24 L L 5' 11.0" 168 1934
Whitey DeHart 23 R 5' 11.0" 170 1935
James Dunlap 22 R R 6' 0.0" 188 1936
Chuck Estrada 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 15, 1938 San Luis Obispo, CA, US
Roosevelt Evans 25 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 10, 1932 MS, US
Blas Fernandez 25 R 5' 10.0" 170 1933
Jack Fisher 19 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Mar 4, 1939 Frostburg, MD, US
George Gaffney 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 3, 1935
Ron Hansen 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Apr 5, 1938 Oxford, NE, US
James Hicks 23 R R 6' 6.0" 200 1935
Robert Kennel 22 L R 5' 10.0" 190 1936
Guy Lavalliere 27 R R 5' 8.0" 200 1931
Jim Miller 29 L L 6' 1.0" 160 Sep 21, 1928 Doylestown, PA, US
Frank Montgomery 22 L L 5' 7.0" 160 1936
Raymond Murawski 25 R 5' 8.0" 185 1933
Alfred Nagel 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 30, 1933 Marshall, MI, US
Dave Nicholson 18 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Aug 29, 1939 St. Louis, MO, US
John Papa 17 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Dec 5, 1940 Bridgeport, CT, US
Bill Powell 39 L R 6' 0.0" 195 May 8, 1919 Comer, GA, US
William Raehse 30 L L 6' 3.0" 175 1928
William Rozich 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1937
Kelly Searcy 27 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 25, 1931 Nashville, TN, US
Oscar Sierra 32 R 5' 11.0" 190 1926
Richard Simpson 25 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1933
Charles Smiley 22 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 1, 1935 Danville, VA, US
George Staller 42 L L 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 1, 1916 Rutherford Heights, PA, US
Gordie Sundin 20 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Oct 10, 1937 Minneapolis, MN, US
Kenneth Tippery 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1936
Gary Walker 21 R 5' 11.0" 160 1937
Jerry Walker 19 S R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 12, 1939 Ada, OK, US
Daniel Welsh 21 L L 6' 0.0" 170 1937
Spider Wilhelm 29 R R 5' 9.0" 170 May 23, 1929 Baltimore, MD, US
Frank Zupo 18 L R 5' 11.0" 182 Aug 29, 1939 San Francisco, CA, US

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