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1954 Bakersfield Indians

1954 > Class C > 1954 California League
Overall: 80-60
Scored 949 runs, Allowed 758 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-56

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Ray Perry
Represented: Bakersfield, CA
Ballpark: Sam Lynn Park (Bakersfield, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

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 Charlie Adams* 20 7 8
2 Nick Ananias 26 138 540 167 26 1 36 .309 .561 303 Stats for 2 teams
3 Chet Ashman* 27 10 37 6 1 0 0 .162 .189 7 Stats for 2 teams
4 Roberto Barbon? 21 25 92 26 4 1 0 .283 .348 32
5 Herman Brown 20 6 10
6 Stan Cebull? -- 35 137 36 5 0 0 .263 .299 41
7 William Clark 22 6 5
8 Bill Coleman 19 33 104 21 3 0 1 .202 .260 27
9 Ransome Crisp 19 13 22 2 0 0 0 .091 .091 2
10 Ronald Dacko 23 53 180 40 6 1 2 .222 .300 54
11 Artis Demery* 40 32 62 15 1 0 0 .242 .258 16
12 Don Demeter 19 141 540 144 18 3 26 .267 .456 246
13 William Dixon 21 6 21
14 Don Drysdale 17 20 51 15 3 2 2 .294 .549 28
15 Thomas Falter 21 23 87 25 4 1 1 .287 .391 34
16 Frank Gladich 23 6 6
17 Danny Hayling 23 23 35 8 1 0 0 .229 .257 9
18 Dale Johnston 21 19 51 9 0 0 0 .176 .176 9
19 Jack Ketrick 23 12 13 1 0 1 0 .077 .231 3
20 Terry Kniffen 19 25 61 8 0 0 0 .131 .131 8
21 Edwin Lindsey 23 76 267 93 13 1 24 .348 .674 180
22 Eleuterio Lopez? -- 2 4
23 Daniel Lynk 21 86 327 88 17 1 15 .269 .465 152
24 James Malloch 26 9 9
25 Edward Marks 18 9 7
26 Maurice McCall 20 6 9
27 Don Musto 20 128 528 172 30 4 9 .326 .449 237
28 Ray Perry 34 140 461 157 17 3 37 .341 .631 291
29 James Peterson 20 15 25 6 0 0 0 .240 .240 6
30 Joe Potts 23 60 219 67 9 1 1 .306 .370 81
31 Alexander Ropek 21 2 1
32 John Rucker 23 10 22 6 0 1 3 .273 .773 17
33 Mike Ryan 22 6 3
34 Edward Serrano* 22 42 117 30 5 1 1 .256 .342 40
35 Larry Sherry 18 28 56 9 0 0 0 .161 .161 9
36 Ron Shirley 19 16 24 6 1 1 1 .250 .500 12 Stats for 2 teams
37 Lewis Sneed 21 2 3
38 Fred Sommers 22 7 14
39 Ronald Stuart* 21 29 100 18 0 1 0 .180 .200 20
40 Robert Taro 22 50 193 56 8 2 3 .290 .399 77
41 John Tobias* 20 49 204 58 14 1 4 .284 .422 86
42 Dick Tracewski 19 25 87 19 1 2 0 .218 .276 24
43 Rene Valdes 25 32 91 23 6 0 1 .253 .352 32
44 George Wasconis 19 13 18 3 0 0 0 .167 .167 3
45 Robert Weir* 22 52 189 48 11 0 7 .254 .423 80
46 Edward White 23 14 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
46 Players 23.0 141 5780 4820 949 1330 203 28 163 853 51 858 874 .276 .383 .431 .814 2078 67 35
* - 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 Charlie Adams* 20 1 2 .333 7
2 Herman Brown? 20 2 1 .667 6
3 William Clark 22 0 1 .000 6
4 Artis Demery 40 10 9 .526 3.05 31 14 174.0 169 87 59 8 78 1.420 8.7 0.4 4.0
5 Don Drysdale 17 8 5 .615 3.46 15 14 112.0 97 54 43 8 58 1.384 7.8 0.6 4.7
6 Frank Gladich 23 2 2 .500 6
7 Danny Hayling 23 9 5 .643 4.82 22 13 99.0 104 71 53 5 74 1.798 9.5 0.5 6.7
8 Terry Kniffen 19 12 5 .706 4.14 25 17 152.0 146 92 70 10 79 1.480 8.6 0.6 4.7
9 Edwin Lindsey? 23 0 0 1
10 Eleuterio Lopez? -- 0 1 .000 2
11 James Malloch 26 0 5 .000 9
12 Edward Marks 18 0 1 .000 9
13 Maurice McCall 20 1 1 .500 6.30 5 3 30.0 37 23 21 2 15 1.733 11.1 0.6 4.5
14 Leonard Payne 22 0 0 3
15 Ray Perry 34 0 0 1
16 James Peterson 20 5 3 .625 4.75 12 10 66.1 51 40 35 1 50 1.523 6.9 0.1 6.8
17 Alexander Ropek 21 0 0 2
18 Mike Ryan 22 1 0 1.000 6
19 Larry Sherry 18 6 5 .545 5.15 21 14 110.0 95 71 63 7 115 1.909 7.8 0.6 9.4
20 Ron Shirley 19 1 2 .333 7 Stats for 2 teams
21 Lewis Sneed 21 0 0 2
22 Babe Thomas? 21 0 0 1
23 Rene Valdes 25 18 4 .818 2.38 28 24 212.0 186 73 56 11 83 1.269 7.9 0.5 3.5
24 George Wasconis 19 4 4 .500 5.73 13 7 48.2 47 37 31 5 40 1.788 8.7 0.9 7.4
25 Edward White 23 1 3 .250 6.53 14 3 30.1 32 37 22 4 36 2.242 9.5 1.2 10.7
26 Derald Wooton 20 0 2 .000 4
26 Players 23.2 80 60 .571 141 141 758
* - 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
Artis Demery 31 0.00
Rene Valdes 28 0.00
Terry Kniffen 25 0.00
Danny Hayling 22 0.00
Larry Sherry 21 0.00
Don Drysdale 15 0.00
Edward White 14 0.00
George Wasconis 13 0.00
James Peterson 12 0.00
James Malloch 9 0.00
Edward Marks 9 0.00
Charlie Adams 7 0.00
Herman Brown 6 0.00
William Clark 6 0.00
Frank Gladich 6 0.00
Mike Ryan 6 0.00
Maurice McCall 5 0.00
Leonard Payne 3 0.00
Eleuterio Lopez 2 0.00
Alexander Ropek 2 0.00
Lewis Sneed 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Charlie Adams 20 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 28, 1934 New York, NY, US
Nick Ananias 26 R R 6' 1.0" 186 Jan 4, 1928 Tacoma, WA, US
Chet Ashman 27 L 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 11, 1927 Tulalip, WA, US
Roberto Barbon 21 Mar 13, 1933
Herman Brown 20 R 6' 0.0" 185 1934
Stan Cebull -- Unknown
William Clark 22 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Aug 7, 1931 Masontown, PA, US
Bill Coleman 19 R 5' 10.0" 175 1935
Ransome Crisp 19 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 16, 1934 Corpus Christi, TX, US
Ronald Dacko 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 16, 1931 Boston, MA, US
Artis Demery 40 L R 5' 10.0" 160 May 13, 1914 Indian Territory, US
Don Demeter 19 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Jun 25, 1935 Oklahoma City, OK, US
William Dixon 21 R 5' 7.0" 172 1933
Don Drysdale 17 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Jul 23, 1936 Van Nuys, CA, US
Thomas Falter 21 R 5' 10.0" 160 1933
Frank Gladich 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 25, 1930 San Pedro, CA, US
Danny Hayling 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 5, 1930 Port Limon, CR
Dale Johnston 21 R R 6' 1.0" 168 Apr 8, 1933 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jack Ketrick 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 27, 1930 Ridley Park, PA, US
Terry Kniffen 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1935 Isabella County, MI, US
Edwin Lindsey 23 R 6' 2.0" 200 1931
Eleuterio Lopez -- Unknown
Daniel Lynk 21 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1933
James Malloch 26 R R 6' 1.0" 179 Jun 16, 1928 Eastport, ME, US
Edward Marks 18 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 21, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US
Maurice McCall 20 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 29, 1934 Dodge City, KS, US
Don Musto 20 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 16, 1934 Oakland, CA, US
Leonard Payne 22 R R 6' 1.0" 201 Jan 16, 1932 Morgan Hill, CA, US
Ray Perry 34 R R 5' 7.0" 175 Dec 23, 1919 San Francisco, CA, US
James Peterson 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 5, 1934 Fort Worth, TX, US
Joe Potts 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 10, 1930 Bakersfield, CA, US
Alexander Ropek 21 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 7, 1932 Detroit, MI, US
John Rucker 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 21, 1930 Brooklyn, NY, US
Mike Ryan 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 May 14, 1932 Verona, KY, US
Edward Serrano 22 L R 5' 11.0" 155 Dec 8, 1931 San Diego, CA, US
Larry Sherry 18 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 25, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ron Shirley 19 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 26, 1934 San Francisco, CA, US
Lewis Sneed 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1933
Fred Sommers 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 6, 1932 Fresno, CA, US
Ronald Stuart 21 L R 5' 8.0" 175 Nov 11, 1932 San Rafael, CA, US
Robert Taro 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1932
Babe Thomas 21 R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 17, 1933
John Tobias 20 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 27, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
Dick Tracewski 19 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 3, 1935 Eynon, PA, US
Rene Valdes 25 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Jun 2, 1929 Guanabacoa, La Habana, CU
George Wasconis 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 17, 1934 Johnstown, PA, US
Robert Weir 22 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 23, 1931 Toronto, ON, CA
Edward White 23 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1931
Derald Wooton 20 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 27, 1933 Wakefield, KS, US

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