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1954 Syracuse Chiefs

1954 > Class AAA > 1954 International League
Overall: 79-76
Scored 654 runs, Allowed 601 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 83-72

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Skeeter Newsome
Represented: Syracuse, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Johnny Blatnik331284643925997175147135676.247.354.423.777166961
2Marv Blaylock*24151626522981583010227659176.303.407.525.932274454
3Bob Bowman2315261951787146263208347994.282.382.460.842238968
4Putsy Caballero2693364302317812124145222.258.363.325.68898064
5Jim Command*25541361261127413180625.214.248.333.58142031
6Larry DiPippo*24101512451102023.417.500.6671.1678010
7Bill Drescher*33120000.000.0000
8Joe Erautt3237857731831080610.
9Arthur Hartley31810000.000.0000
10Louis Heyman346619717018355071502538.206.305.359.66361002
11Charles Hood*26221.500
12Joe Lonnett27983502956379161216315140.268.375.542.918160112
13Lynn Lovenguth*31614033331002028.
14Duke Markell304364574811140310. for 2 teams
15Jackie Mayo*281314834235810521383845260.248.331.369.700156161Stats for 2 teams
16Jack Meyer2244776571220071612.
17Mickey Micelotta259538133233768453833856.229.313.322.635107443
18Ed Mierkowicz3014558851479154236118626452.300.375.432.807222145Stats for 2 teams
19Ron Mrozinski23450000.000.0000
20Larry Novak*22971.143
21Jim Owens2036847251201060716.
22Stan Palys2423827510142039164.187.247.333.58025010
23Kent Peterson284157472920020414.
24Don Richmond*341234744156212322675045338.296.377.429.806178222Stats for 2 teams
25Mike Sandlock#38110000.000.0000
26Jack Sanford252960545131001049.
27Woody Smith271234614035310322164864825.256.337.360.697145343
28Jack Spring21293732151002136.
29Joseph Tesauro*2794313267367111312394135.266.365.341.70591131Stats for 2 teams
30Benjamin Tompkins258832428231655122914056.230.326.277.60378020
31Joe Tully26181211000000014.
32Edward Waytula2727918151412021816.
33Charles Weathers*27321.500
34Marvin Williams*242330250100010313.
35Benny Zientara365414312212283011301712.230.331.279.61034211
36Edward Zinker25471515000000004.
36 Players27.61565713487965411972004011660242683754.245.340.374.7141825358135
* - 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
1Arthur Hartley3101.0008
2Thornton Kipper25004
3Kurt Krieger27101.0002
4Lynn Lovenguth3186.5713.6058600130.010158521265792151.2777.
5Duke Markell30812.4003.04431652169.015072571191871061.4268. for 2 teams
6Jack Meyer221511.5773.003330112210.0171827010971737061.2767.
7Ron Mrozinski*23101.0004
8Jim Owens20179.6542.873631145223.0183877141271502091.3907.
9Kent Peterson*28138.6193.76402161146.01637061843902041.41110.
10Dan Ramer27001
11Jack Sanford25814.3643.86282462154.014278669841008141.4688.
12Jack Spring*21310.2313.13291340118.01275141737420071.3909.
13Joe Tully2613.2503.641851047.0442719116204041.2778.
14Marvin Williams*2448.3335.4222144083.0765350742333051.4228.
15Edward Zinker2541.8002.724710076.0713523535331011.3958.
15 Players25.47976.510156156601
* - 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


Joe Lonnett924764598.9835.6612
Louis Heyman542472163.9784.969
Joe Erautt2813313011.0005.213


Marv Blaylock15111509019120.9858.21
Jackie Mayo3937525639.98510.26Stats for 2 teams


Putsy Caballero79183198750.9824.82
Benjamin Tompkins52106104916.9594.04
Benny Zientara316675119.9934.55
Jim Command12132336.9233.00


Woody Smith1191212012023.9422.71
Benjamin Tompkins32345966.9392.91


Mickey Micelotta951772512259.9514.51
Jim Command27264959.9382.78
Edward Waytula275479415.9714.93
Putsy Caballero13192937.9413.69


Bob Bowman15034912183.9532.41
Don Richmond111174621.9891.62Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Blatnik1101941351.9761.88
Ed Mierkowicz83152280.9511.86Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Tesauro75144481.9491.97Stats for 2 teams
Stan Palys2152020.9632.48


Lynn Lovenguth5871820.9260.43
Edward Zinker4741333.8500.36
Duke Markell4392812.9740.86Stats for 2 teams
Kent Peterson401023041.0000.83
Jim Owens36203334.9461.47
Jack Meyer3382321.9390.94
Jack Spring2972633.9171.14
Jack Sanford2862220.9331.00
Marvin Williams2241210.9410.73
Joe Tully1838011.0000.61
Arthur Hartley80.00
Thornton Kipper40.00
Ron Mrozinski40.00
Kurt Krieger20.00
Dan Ramer10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Johnny Blatnik33RR6' 0.0"195Mar 10, 1921Bridgeport, OH, US
Marv Blaylock24LL6' 1.0"175Sep 30, 1929Fort Smith, AR, US
Bob Bowman23RR6' 1.0"195May 10, 1931Laytonville, CA, US
Putsy Caballero26RR5' 10.0"170Nov 5, 1927New Orleans, LA, US
Jim Command25LR6' 2.0"200Oct 15, 1928Grand Rapids, MI, US
Larry DiPippo24LL5' 11.0"175May 24, 1930Brooklyn, NY, US
Bill Drescher33LR6' 2.0"190May 23, 1921Congers, NY, US
Joe Erautt32RR5' 9.0"175Sep 1, 1921Vibank, SK, CA
Carden Gillenwater37RR6' 1.0"175May 13, 1917Riceville, TN, US
Arthur Hartley31RR6' 0.0"2001923
Louis Heyman34RR6' 3.0"230Jun 2, 1920Chicago, IL, US
Charles Hood26L5' 11.0"185Jan 7, 1928Norristown, PA, US
Thornton Kipper25RR6' 3.0"190Sep 27, 1928Bagley, WI, US
Kurt Krieger27RR6' 3.0"212Sep 16, 1926Traisen, AT
Joe Lonnett27RR5' 10.0"180Feb 7, 1927Beaver Falls, PA, US
Lynn Lovenguth31LR5' 10.0"170Nov 29, 1922Camden, NJ, US
Duke Markell30RR6' 1.0"209Aug 17, 1923Paris, FR
Jackie Mayo28LR6' 1.0"190Jul 26, 1925Litchfield, IL, US
Jack Meyer22RR6' 1.0"175Mar 23, 1932Philadelphia, PA, US
Mickey Micelotta25RR5' 11.0"185Oct 20, 1928Corona, NY, US
Ed Mierkowicz30RR6' 4.0"205Mar 6, 1924Wyandotte, MI, US
Ron Mrozinski23RL5' 11.0"160Sep 16, 1930White Haven, PA, US
Larry Novak22LR6' 1.0"195Oct 18, 1931Pocahontas, IL, US
Jim Owens20RR5' 11.0"180Jan 16, 1934Gifford, PA, US
Stan Palys24RR6' 2.0"190May 1, 1930Blakely, PA, US
Kent Peterson28RL5' 10.0"170Dec 21, 1925Goshen, UT, US
Dan Ramer27RR6' 3.0"185May 25, 1927Falmouth, VA, US
Don Richmond34LR6' 1.0"175Oct 27, 1919Gillett, PA, US
Mike Sandlock38SR6' 1.0"180Oct 17, 1915Old Greenwich, CT, US
Jack Sanford25RR6' 0.0"190May 18, 1929Wellesley Hills, MA, US
Woody Smith27RR6' 0.0"180Feb 25, 1927University City, MO, US
Jack Spring21RL6' 1.0"175Mar 11, 1933Spokane, WA, US
Joseph Tesauro27LL5' 9.0"1801927
Benjamin Tompkins25R5' 11.0"1851929
Joe Tully26RR6' 1.0"1951928MX
Edward Waytula27R6' 2.0"1801927
Charles Weathers27LR5' 10.0"175Jan 13, 1927Shelby, NC, US
Marvin Williams24LL5' 10.0"1701930
Benny Zientara36RR5' 9.0"165Feb 14, 1918Chicago, IL, US
Edward Zinker25RR6' 4.0"1971929

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