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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 3 .375
2 Nick Ananias 26 138 644 540 133 167 26 1 36 139 4 84 77 .309 .404 .561 .965 303 7 6 7 Stats for 2 teams
3 Chet Ashman* 27 10 41 37 4 6 1 0 0 6 0 2 4 .162 .200 .189 .389 7 0 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
4 Roberto Barbon? 21 25 107 92 16 26 4 1 0 8 0 15 13 .283 .383 .348 .731 32 0 0 0
5 Herman Brown 20 6 10 1 .100
6 Stan Cebull? -- 35 162 137 19 36 5 0 0 16 0 20 14 .263 .361 .299 .660 41 1 4 0
7 William Clark 22 6 5 0 .000
8 Bill Coleman 19 33 115 104 8 21 3 0 1 15 0 9 19 .202 .272 .260 .532 27 1 1 0
9 Ransome Crisp 19 13 25 22 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .091 .200 .091 .291 2 1 0 0
10 Ronald Dacko 23 53 224 180 20 40 6 1 2 29 0 39 37 .222 .369 .300 .669 54 3 2 0
11 Artis Demery* 40 32 78 62 6 15 1 0 0 5 0 13 14 .242 .368 .258 .626 16 0 2 1
12 Don Demeter 19 141 618 540 101 144 18 3 26 89 14 62 147 .267 .350 .456 .806 246 9 4 3
13 William Dixon 21 6 21 3 .143
14 Don Drysdale 17 20 61 51 8 15 3 2 2 14 0 10 15 .294 .410 .549 .959 28 0 0 0
15 Thomas Falter 21 23 104 87 22 25 4 1 1 10 0 17 16 .287 .404 .391 .795 34 0 0 0
16 Frank Gladich 23 6 6 2 .333
17 Danny Hayling 23 23 43 35 7 8 1 0 0 2 1 6 10 .229 .349 .257 .606 9 1 0 1
18 Dale Johnston 21 19 65 51 7 9 0 0 0 2 1 12 12 .176 .344 .176 .520 9 1 1 0
19 Jack Ketrick 23 12 18 13 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 6 .077 .333 .231 .564 3 0 0 0
20 Terry Kniffen 19 25 68 61 8 8 0 0 0 3 0 4 15 .131 .185 .131 .316 8 0 3 0
21 Edwin Lindsey 23 76 326 267 67 93 13 1 24 90 3 48 41 .348 .442 .674 1.117 180 1 5 5
22 Eleuterio Lopez? -- 2 4 0 .000
23 Daniel Lynk 21 86 373 327 44 88 17 1 15 62 2 39 54 .269 .342 .465 .807 152 0 2 5
24 James Malloch 26 9 9 1 .111
25 Edward Marks 18 9 7 0 .000
26 Maurice McCall 20 6 9 1 .111
27 Don Musto 20 128 615 528 112 172 30 4 9 70 6 66 40 .326 .401 .449 .850 237 4 11 6
28 Ray Perry 34 140 652 461 142 157 17 3 37 128 10 184 78 .341 .532 .631 1.163 291 4 3 0
29 James Peterson 20 15 29 25 6 6 0 0 0 4 0 4 9 .240 .345 .240 .585 6 0 0 0
30 Joe Potts 23 60 246 219 27 67 9 1 1 39 1 23 32 .306 .373 .370 .743 81 1 2 1
31 Alexander Ropek 21 2 1 0 .000
32 John Rucker 23 10 26 22 6 6 0 1 3 3 0 4 7 .273 .385 .773 1.157 17 0 0 0
33 Joe Ryan 22 6 3 1 .333
34 Edward Serrano* 22 42 153 117 29 30 5 1 1 15 0 36 14 .256 .431 .342 .773 40 0 0 0
35 Larry Sherry 18 28 61 56 6 9 0 0 0 3 0 4 9 .161 .217 .161 .377 9 0 1 0
36 Ron Shirley 19 16 29 24 7 6 1 1 1 4 0 5 6 .250 .379 .500 .879 12 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
37 Lewis Sneed 21 2 3 1 .333
38 Fred Sommers 22 7 14 5 .357
39 Ronald Stuart* 21 29 135 100 24 18 0 1 0 12 3 34 12 .180 .385 .200 .585 20 0 0 1
40 Robert Taro 22 50 226 193 43 56 8 2 3 14 4 27 35 .290 .383 .399 .782 77 2 4 0
41 John Tobias* 20 49 233 204 32 58 14 1 4 34 1 25 48 .284 .364 .422 .785 86 1 2 1
42 Dick Tracewski 19 25 105 87 10 19 1 2 0 8 1 17 11 .218 .346 .276 .622 24 0 1 0
43 Rene Valdes 25 32 97 91 15 23 6 0 1 8 0 6 26 .253 .299 .352 .651 32 0 0 0
44 George Wasconis 19 13 22 18 3 3 0 0 0 3 0 3 2 .167 .286 .167 .452 3 0 1 0
45 Robert Weir* 22 52 236 189 44 48 11 0 7 45 0 44 47 .254 .397 .423 .821 80 1 2 0
46 Edward White 23 14 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 2 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 13 2 174.0 169 87 59 8 78 164 4 1 1 1.420 8.7 0.4 4.0 8.5 2.10
5 Don Drysdale 17 8 5 .615 3.46 15 14 11 0 112.0 97 54 43 8 58 73 3 1 3 1.384 7.8 0.6 4.7 5.9 1.26
6 Frank Gladich 23 2 2 .500 6
7 Danny Hayling 23 9 5 .643 4.82 22 13 4 0 99.0 104 71 53 5 74 62 3 1 0 1.798 9.5 0.5 6.7 5.6 0.84
8 Terry Kniffen 19 12 5 .706 4.14 25 17 9 1 152.0 146 92 70 10 79 136 6 0 1 1.480 8.6 0.6 4.7 8.1 1.72
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 0 0 30.0 37 23 21 2 15 22 0 2 1 1.733 11.1 0.6 4.5 6.6 1.47
14 Leonard Payne 22 0 0 3
15 Ray Perry 34 0 0 1
16 James Peterson 20 5 3 .625 4.77 12 10 3 1 66.0 51 40 35 1 50 60 0 0 5 1.530 7.0 0.1 6.8 8.2 1.20
17 Alexander Ropek 21 0 0 2
18 Joe Ryan 22 1 0 1.000 6
19 Larry Sherry 18 6 5 .545 5.15 21 14 7 2 110.0 95 71 63 7 115 87 4 0 7 1.909 7.8 0.6 9.4 7.1 0.76
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 21 1 212.0 186 73 56 11 83 204 2 0 2 1.269 7.9 0.5 3.5 8.7 2.46
24 George Wasconis 19 4 4 .500 5.69 13 7 3 0 49.0 47 37 31 5 40 23 3 0 2 1.776 8.6 0.9 7.3 4.2 0.58
25 Edward White 23 1 3 .250 6.60 14 3 0 0 30.0 32 37 22 4 36 13 3 0 3 2.267 9.6 1.2 10.8 3.9 0.36
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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Ronald Dacko 52 356 38 11 6 .973 7.58 10
Joe Potts 52 414 39 6 6 .987 8.71 1
Bill Coleman 30 168 23 6 5 .970 6.37 13

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nick Ananias 78 649 31 12 71 .983 8.72 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Weir 52 386 21 5 41 .988 7.83
Daniel Lynk 48 367 24 5 22 .987 8.15
Edward Serrano 16 97 2 3 10 .971 6.19

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nick Ananias 55 155 118 16 25 .945 4.96 Stats for 2 teams
Stan Cebull 33 85 78 5 22 .970 4.94
Thomas Falter 21 64 48 4 121 .966 5.33
Ray Perry 18 49 45 4 13 .959 5.22

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Perry 120 118 208 20 25 .942 2.72
Edward Serrano 14 16 26 5 3 .894 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Daniel Lynk 39 60 117 25 18 .876 4.54
Robert Taro 32 39 69 10 5 .915 3.38
Roberto Barbon 25 43 64 11 18 .907 4.28
Dick Tracewski 23 41 67 18 9 .857 4.70
John Tobias 16 25 57 11 6 .882 5.13

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Demeter 140 323 12 11 2 .968 2.39
Don Musto 128 207 15 4 6 .982 1.73
Edwin Lindsey 75 86 1 12 0 .879 1.16
John Tobias 34 38 3 4 0 .911 1.21
Ronald Stuart 28 55 4 1 0 .983 2.11

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Artis Demery 31 7 29 2 2 .947 1.16
Rene Valdes 28 8 38 3 3 .939 1.64
Terry Kniffen 25 2 14 1 1 .941 0.64
Danny Hayling 22 7 10 2 1 .895 0.77
Larry Sherry 21 6 13 1 1 .950 0.90
Don Drysdale 15 2 22 4 4 .857 1.60
Edward White 14 1 2 2 0 .600 0.21
George Wasconis 13 1 16 1 1 .944 1.31
James Peterson 12 7 8 2 1 .882 1.25
James Malloch 9 0.00
Edward Marks 9 0.00
Charlie Adams 7 0.00
Ron Shirley 7 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Herman Brown 6 0.00
William Clark 6 0.00
Frank Gladich 6 0.00
Joe Ryan 6 0.00
Maurice McCall 5 0.00
Derald Wooton 4 0.00
Leonard Payne 3 0.00
Eleuterio Lopez 2 0.00
Alexander Ropek 2 0.00
Lewis Sneed 2 0.00
Edwin Lindsey 1 0.00
Ray Perry 1 0.00
Babe Thomas 1 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
Joe 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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