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1957 Omaha Cardinals

1957 > Class AAA > 1957 American Association
Overall: 76-78
Scored 629 runs, Allowed 633 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-77

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Johnny Keane
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1956 / 1958

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 Bruce Barmes* 27 35 133 121 15 41 5 2 0 12 0 10 17 .339 .389 .413 .803 50 0 2 0 2
2 Frank Barnes 30 34 78 72 2 15 4 0 0 3 0 0 24 .208 .208 .264 .472 19 0 6 0 0
3 Asdrubal Baro 30 22 80 74 7 17 5 0 1 7 0 4 7 .230 .266 .338 .604 25 0 1 1 1
4 David Benedict* 27 35 93 83 9 13 3 0 0 8 0 6 15 .157 .209 .193 .402 16 0 2 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Dick Brown 22 46 179 161 14 42 8 1 5 16 0 9 29 .261 .306 .416 .723 67 2 6 1 0
6 Nelson Burbrink 35 3 3 1 .333
7 Tom Cheney 22 27 74 67 3 15 2 0 1 12 0 0 10 .224 .221 .299 .519 20 0 6 1 0
8 Jim Command* 28 88 261 226 19 56 7 0 2 25 0 30 24 .248 .332 .305 .637 69 0 2 3 4
9 Chuck Diering 34 78 263 232 24 51 11 1 2 20 2 24 47 .220 .292 .302 .594 70 1 3 3 3
10 Sherwin Dixon? 26 133 511 438 55 99 17 6 5 29 13 59 72 .226 .321 .326 .648 143 4 7 3 1
11 Bobby Durnbaugh 24 70 247 207 25 55 7 2 0 10 2 33 14 .266 .370 .319 .689 66 2 4 1 1
12 Gary Geiger* 20 20 71 60 11 16 2 1 2 9 0 10 11 .267 .371 .433 .805 26 0 1 0 0
13 Bob Gibson 21 12 18 17 1 4 1 0 1 1 0 1 6 .235 .278 .471 .748 8 0 0 0 0
14 Glen Gorbous* 26 97 301 272 34 66 11 4 3 20 5 24 22 .243 .310 .346 .656 94 3 1 1 0
15 Kenny Hilyer 24 50 204 187 23 45 7 4 3 17 0 13 34 .241 .294 .369 .663 69 1 3 0 4 Stats for 2 teams
16 Harry Keister* 25 24 83 75 16 20 3 2 7 20 1 8 16 .267 .337 .640 .977 48 0 0 0 1
17 Jim King* 24 116 491 426 48 114 17 5 20 73 1 54 64 .268 .350 .472 .822 201 3 3 5 5
18 Marty Kutyna 24 6 4 2 .500
19 Joseph Lains# 19 3 4 1 .250
20 Don Lassetter 24 144 539 478 68 138 15 3 27 84 2 56 103 .289 .363 .502 .865 240 0 4 1 15
21 Don Liddle* 32 39 35 29 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 5 13 .172 .294 .172 .467 5 0 1 0 0
22 Lou Limmer* 32 140 573 498 73 131 20 1 18 49 3 60 48 .263 .346 .416 .762 207 4 10 1 8
23 Boyd Linker 24 36 30 26 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 2 7 .154 .214 .192 .407 5 0 2 0 0
24 Bob Mabe 27 39 84 79 3 6 1 0 0 1 0 2 41 .076 .099 .089 .187 7 0 3 0 0
25 John Mackinson 33 4 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
26 Fred Marsh 33 64 249 224 22 51 9 1 1 18 2 19 22 .228 .294 .290 .584 65 2 4 0 2
27 Ed Mayer* 25 2 3 1 .333
28 Joe McClain 24 4 3 1 .333
29 Herb Moford 28 37 55 47 2 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 .149 .163 .149 .312 7 0 6 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
30 Rance Pless 31 121 508 441 63 132 27 1 15 82 2 48 67 .299 .364 .467 .831 206 2 8 9 5 Stats for 2 teams
31 Billy Queen 28 62 207 183 24 43 7 0 6 23 3 21 34 .235 .311 .372 .682 68 0 1 2 0
32 Whitey Ries 27 17 53 47 5 9 0 0 1 7 0 5 6 .191 .264 .255 .519 12 0 0 1 0
33 Kelton Russell# 23 10 14 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 7 0 0
34 Barney Schultz 30 45 37 33 3 6 0 0 0 4 0 1 5 .182 .200 .182 .382 6 0 2 1 0
35 Milt Smith 28 145 600 516 88 136 27 12 8 70 9 67 82 .264 .351 .409 .760 211 5 8 4 3
36 Glen Stabelfeld 26 32 42 37 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 17 .054 .146 .054 .200 2 0 1 0 0
37 Bob Thorpe 30 120 478 453 51 128 26 9 18 77 1 15 78 .283 .307 .499 .805 226 2 5 3 3 Stats for 2 teams
37 Players 27.6 154 5806 5100 629 1270 203 46 122 578 45 542 839 .249 .323 .379 .701 1931 98 29 101 34 54
* - 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 Frank Barnes 30 12 10 .545 2.41 31 27 14 6 205.0 153 66 55 9 93 10 165 7 0 5 1.200 6.7 0.4 4.1 7.2 1.77
2 David Benedict* 27 12 16 .429 4.69 35 31 16 0 240.0 282 141 125 18 104 8 106 1 1 8 1.608 10.6 0.7 3.9 4.0 1.02 Stats for 2 teams
3 Tom Cheney 22 14 8 .636 2.62 25 24 16 2 182.0 151 60 53 9 61 3 175 2 1 3 1.165 7.5 0.4 3.0 8.7 2.87
4 Bob Gibson 21 2 1 .667 4.29 10 4 0 0 42.0 46 26 20 5 27 0 25 2 0 7 1.738 9.9 1.1 5.8 5.4 0.93
5 Glen Gorbous 26 0 0 2
6 Marty Kutyna 24 1 1 .500 5
7 Joseph Lains* 19 0 2 .000 3
8 Don Liddle* 32 2 7 .222 5.28 36 13 1 0 104.0 120 66 61 15 48 5 74 1 0 4 1.615 10.4 1.3 4.2 6.4 1.54
9 Boyd Linker 24 5 9 .357 3.87 35 11 3 1 114.0 111 52 49 6 62 8 58 2 1 1 1.518 8.8 0.5 4.9 4.6 0.94
10 Bob Mabe 27 14 17 .452 3.81 38 31 15 1 229.0 212 118 97 18 74 4 128 5 0 5 1.249 8.3 0.7 2.9 5.0 1.73
11 John Mackinson 33 1 0 1.000 4
12 Ed Mayer* 25 0 0 2
13 Joe McClain 24 0 1 .000 4
14 Herb Moford 28 7 12 .368 4.97 37 21 5 2 154.0 172 96 85 17 54 4 90 7 0 1 1.468 10.1 1.0 3.2 5.3 1.67 Stats for 2 teams
15 Kelton Russell* 23 2 1 .667 3.00 10 6 2 0 42.0 39 22 14 3 32 0 18 0 0 2 1.690 8.4 0.6 6.9 3.9 0.56
16 Barney Schultz 30 8 7 .533 2.83 44 3 1 0 121.0 101 43 38 15 39 5 86 2 0 4 1.157 7.5 1.1 2.9 6.4 2.21
17 Glen Stabelfeld 26 9 5 .643 3.79 32 9 3 1 121.0 122 55 51 9 33 2 50 0 0 4 1.281 9.1 0.7 2.5 3.7 1.52
17 Players 27.0 76 78 .494 3.70 154 154 91 63 14 1351.0 1279 633 555 113 538 41 889 27 2 43 1.345 8.5 0.8 3.6 5.9 1.65
* - 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
Jim Command 72 418 30 4 4 .991 6.22 7
Billy Queen 53 273 16 3 6 .990 5.45 7
Dick Brown 45 283 32 1 7 .997 7.00 6

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Limmer 139 1081 86 6 108 .995 8.40
Don Lassetter 10 75 6 1 2 .988 8.10
Rance Pless 10 78 7 0 14 1.000 8.50 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sherwin Dixon 88 201 262 16 61 .967 5.26
Milt Smith 47 78 94 11 18 .940 3.66
Kenny Hilyer 44 121 99 10 24 .957 5.00 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rance Pless 108 92 203 8 19 .974 2.73 Stats for 2 teams
Milt Smith 95 116 183 15 23 .952 3.15
Whitey Ries 11 11 14 2 1 .926 2.27

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Durnbaugh 66 94 157 17 30 .937 3.80
Fred Marsh 64 122 193 19 38 .943 4.92
Sherwin Dixon 36 50 66 12 13 .906 3.22

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Lassetter 123 217 8 8 1 .966 1.83
Jim King 112 244 11 7 2 .973 2.28
Bob Thorpe 108 190 13 7 4 .967 1.88 Stats for 2 teams
Glen Gorbous 78 151 14 3 5 .982 2.12
Chuck Diering 64 132 2 1 1 .993 2.09
Bruce Barmes 32 52 5 0 1 1.000 1.78
Harry Keister 20 36 2 1 0 .974 1.90
Asdrubal Baro 18 32 2 1 0 .971 1.89
Gary Geiger 16 37 3 0 1 1.000 2.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Barney Schultz 44 6 20 1 0 .963 0.59
Bob Mabe 38 11 39 2 1 .962 1.32
Herb Moford 37 4 30 0 4 1.000 0.92 Stats for 2 teams
Don Liddle 36 4 11 1 2 .938 0.42
David Benedict 35 7 39 5 3 .902 1.31 Stats for 2 teams
Boyd Linker 35 1 16 0 0 1.000 0.49
Glen Stabelfeld 32 8 16 2 1 .923 0.75
Frank Barnes 31 10 22 3 1 .914 1.03
Tom Cheney 25 14 30 1 1 .978 1.76
Bob Gibson 10 1 4 1 0 .833 0.50
Kelton Russell 10 3 12 0 0 1.000 1.50
Marty Kutyna 5 0.00
John Mackinson 4 0.00
Joe McClain 4 0.00
Joseph Lains 3 0.00
Glen Gorbous 2 0.00
Ed Mayer 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bruce Barmes 27 L R 5' 8.0" 165 Oct 23, 1929 Vincennes, IN, US
Frank Barnes 30 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 26, 1926 Longwood, MS, US
Asdrubal Baro 30 R R 5' 10.0" 172 Nov 21, 1926 Mayari, Holguin, CU
David Benedict 27 L L 6' 3.0" 200 1930
Dick Brown 22 R R 6' 2.0" 176 Jan 17, 1935 Shinnston, WV, US
Nelson Burbrink 35 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Dec 28, 1921 Cincinnati, OH, US
Tom Cheney 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 14, 1934 Morgan, GA, US
Jim Command 28 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 15, 1928 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Chuck Diering 34 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Feb 5, 1923 St. Louis, MO, US
Sherwin Dixon 26 R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 4, 1930 Lynchburg, VA, US
Bobby Durnbaugh 24 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Jan 15, 1933 Dayton, OH, US
Gary Geiger 20 L R 6' 0.0" 168 Apr 4, 1937 Sand Ridge, IL, US
Richard Gentry 24 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 12, 1932 Torrence County, NM, US
Bob Gibson 21 R R 6' 1.0" 189 Nov 9, 1935 Omaha, NE, US
Glen Gorbous 26 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Jul 8, 1930 Drumheller, AB, CA
Kenny Hilyer 24 R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 26, 1933 Fremont, NE, US
Harry Keister 25 L L 6' 2.0" 188 1932
Jim King 24 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 27, 1932 Elkins, AR, US
Marty Kutyna 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 14, 1932 Philadelphia, PA, US
Joseph Lains 19 S L 5' 11.0" 185 1938
Don Lassetter 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 27, 1933 Newnan, GA, US
Don Liddle 32 L L 5' 10.0" 165 May 25, 1925 Mount Carmel, IL, US
Lou Limmer 32 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 10, 1925 New York, NY, US
Boyd Linker 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1933
Bob Mabe 27 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 8, 1929 Danville, VA, US
John Mackinson 33 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 29, 1923 Orange, NJ, US
Fred Marsh 33 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 5, 1924 Valley Falls, KS, US
Ed Mayer 25 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 30, 1931 San Francisco, CA, US
Joe McClain 24 R R 6' 0.0" 183 May 5, 1933 Johnson City, TN, US
Herb Moford 28 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 6, 1928 Brooksville, KY, US
Rance Pless 31 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 6, 1925 Greeneville, TN, US
Billy Queen 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 28, 1928 Gastonia, NC, US
Whitey Ries 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 3, 1929 St. Louis, MO, US
Kelton Russell 23 S L 6' 2.0" 185 1934
Barney Schultz 30 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 15, 1926 Beverly, NJ, US
Milt Smith 28 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 27, 1929 Columbus, GA, US
Glen Stabelfeld 26 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 9, 1930
Bob Thorpe 30 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 19, 1926 Caryville, FL, US

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