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1953 Montreal Royals

1953 > Class AAA > 1953 International League
Overall: 89-63
Scored 768 runs, Allowed 590 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 94-58

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Walter Alston
Represented: Montreal, QC, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

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 Bob Alexander 30 21 23 18 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 .056 .150 .056 .206 1 0 3
2 Sandy Amoros* 23 150 648 539 128 190 40 11 23 100 11 96 63 .353 .457 .596 1.053 321 8 5
3 Hampton Coleman 25 36 50 42 4 8 0 0 0 9 0 6 5 .190 .292 .190 .482 8 0 2
4 Al Epperly* 35 10 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0
5 Arthur Fabbro 26 21 8 7 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .429 .429 .571 1.000 4 0 1
6 Calvin Felix 27 11 41 36 6 9 0 1 1 5 0 4 3 .250 .325 .389 .714 14 0 1
7 Chico Fernandez 21 145 559 519 63 128 21 2 2 34 9 31 51 .247 .289 .306 .595 159 0 9
8 Roy Hartsfield 27 135 597 538 74 125 30 8 3 46 5 48 67 .232 .295 .335 .630 180 0 11
9 Don Hoak 25 138 600 509 84 137 25 8 6 48 13 78 54 .269 .368 .385 .753 196 2 11
10 Tom Lasorda* 25 37 83 72 3 17 2 0 0 10 1 5 2 .236 .286 .264 .550 19 0 6
11 Ronnie Lee 24 33 12 10 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 .100 .250 .200 .450 2 0 0
12 Ken Lehman* 25 31 72 69 5 17 5 0 0 12 0 2 4 .246 .268 .319 .586 22 0 1
13 Robert Ludwick 25 31 45 37 2 5 1 0 0 1 0 4 6 .135 .220 .162 .382 6 0 4
14 Frank Marchio 25 103 317 280 30 78 12 4 2 44 1 30 33 .279 .350 .371 .722 104 1 6
15 Gilbert Mills 26 25 28 27 4 7 2 1 0 2 0 0 6 .259 .259 .407 .667 11 0 1
16 Walt Moryn* 27 45 172 145 19 36 6 0 2 18 2 21 17 .248 .351 .331 .682 48 2 4
17 Earl Mossor* 27 34 72 65 9 17 2 0 3 12 0 4 9 .262 .314 .431 .745 28 1 2
18 Rocky Nelson* 28 154 663 542 117 167 33 9 34 136 2 106 37 .308 .431 .590 1.021 320 11 4
19 Ed Roebuck 21 52 91 81 7 15 2 1 1 6 0 9 8 .185 .267 .272 .538 22 0 1
20 Stan Rojek 34 66 217 198 24 54 9 2 1 31 0 16 13 .273 .327 .354 .681 70 0 3
21 Tim Thompson* 29 109 417 372 59 109 13 5 10 59 1 39 17 .293 .360 .435 .796 162 0 6
22 Dick Whitman* 32 73 272 240 42 76 16 4 7 32 1 25 11 .317 .381 .504 .885 121 0 7
23 Dick Williams 24 66 248 230 28 64 12 1 2 33 1 13 31 .278 .322 .365 .688 84 2 3
24 Ken Wood 28 95 317 277 36 65 12 3 8 45 2 33 33 .235 .321 .386 .707 107 2 5
25 Ernest Yelen 28 71 235 211 19 60 12 2 1 23 0 21 14 .284 .349 .374 .724 79 0 3
25 Players 26.2 154 5801 5078 768 1390 258 62 106 710 50 593 506 .274 .353 .412 .765 2090 30 100
* - 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 Bob Alexander 30 5 4 .556 4.76 20 7 2 0 70.0 78 40 37 6 36 30 1 0 2 1.629 10.0 0.8 4.6 3.9 0.83
2 Hampton Coleman 25 8 4 .667 4.37 36 16 7 0 134.0 144 68 65 14 63 63 1 0 6 1.545 9.7 0.9 4.2 4.2 1.00
3 Al Epperly 35 1 0 1.000 10
4 Arthur Fabbro 26 3 1 .750 20
5 Tom Lasorda* 25 17 8 .680 2.81 36 29 12 3 208.0 171 77 65 9 94 122 4 0 14 1.274 7.4 0.4 4.1 5.3 1.30
6 Ronnie Lee* 24 2 3 .400 4.85 33 2 1 1 65.0 78 39 35 2 33 24 4 0 3 1.708 10.8 0.3 4.6 3.3 0.73
7 Ken Lehman* 25 13 9 .591 3.84 30 26 14 2 176.0 153 82 75 7 68 94 0 0 2 1.256 7.8 0.4 3.5 4.8 1.38
8 Robert Ludwick* 25 6 6 .500 3.23 29 20 5 3 128.0 110 57 46 9 62 33 3 0 3 1.344 7.7 0.6 4.4 2.3 0.53
9 Gilbert Mills 26 7 5 .583 3.91 23 9 3 1 76.0 70 35 33 4 37 40 5 0 2 1.408 8.3 0.5 4.4 4.7 1.08
10 Earl Mossor 27 10 9 .526 3.96 32 16 5 1 159.0 165 78 70 11 74 64 3 0 4 1.503 9.3 0.6 4.2 3.6 0.86
11 Ed Roebuck 21 15 14 .517 3.07 40 26 14 2 220.0 202 84 75 21 70 83 4 0 4 1.236 8.3 0.9 2.9 3.4 1.19
11 Players 25.2 89 63 .586 154 154 590
* - 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
Tim Thompson 102 443 38 11 7 .978 4.72 10
Ernest Yelen 57 224 21 1 4 .996 4.30 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rocky Nelson 154 1423 106 13 130 .992 9.93

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Hartsfield 134 276 395 18 82 .974 5.01
Stan Rojek 22 37 54 4 13 .958 4.14

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Hoak 134 150 345 17 32 .967 3.69
Stan Rojek 23 23 39 4 6 .939 2.70

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chico Fernandez 145 272 399 34 94 .952 4.63
Stan Rojek 17 21 31 1 7 .981 3.06

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sandy Amoros 149 355 12 8 1 .979 2.46
Ken Wood 81 167 12 1 1 .994 2.21
Frank Marchio 80 152 6 3 1 .981 1.98
Dick Whitman 62 120 8 2 2 .985 2.06
Dick Williams 60 111 3 2 0 .983 1.90
Walt Moryn 41 90 3 1 1 .989 2.27
Calvin Felix 10 12 4 0 0 1.000 1.60

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Roebuck 40 18 52 0 5 1.000 1.75
Hampton Coleman 36 9 22 1 2 .969 0.86
Tom Lasorda 36 9 40 1 3 .980 1.36
Ronnie Lee 33 0 12 0 2 1.000 0.36
Earl Mossor 32 6 37 3 1 .935 1.34
Ken Lehman 30 5 33 0 0 1.000 1.27
Robert Ludwick 29 7 21 2 1 .933 0.97
Gilbert Mills 23 4 9 0 0 1.000 0.57
Bob Alexander 20 3 16 2 2 .905 0.95
Arthur Fabbro 20 6 11 0 0 1.000 0.85
Al Epperly 10 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.10

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Alexander 30 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 7, 1922 Vancouver, BC, CA
Sandy Amoros 23 L L 5' 7.0" 170 Jan 30, 1930 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Hampton Coleman 25 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Feb 12, 1928 Red Springs, NC, US
Al Epperly 35 L R 6' 2.0" 194 May 7, 1918 Glidden, IA, US
Arthur Fabbro 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1927
Calvin Felix 27 R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 13, 1925
Chico Fernandez 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 2, 1932 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Roy Hartsfield 27 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 25, 1925 Chattahoochee, GA, US
Don Hoak 25 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Feb 5, 1928 Roulette, PA, US
Tom Lasorda 25 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 22, 1927 Norristown, PA, US
Ronnie Lee 24 R L 6' 0.0" 190 1929
Ken Lehman 25 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 10, 1928 Seattle, WA, US
Robert Ludwick 25 R L 6' 0.0" 160 Apr 24, 1928 West Chester, PA, US
Frank Marchio 25 R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 16, 1927
Glenn Mickens 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 26, 1930 Wilmar, CA, US
Gilbert Mills 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1927
Walt Moryn 27 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Apr 12, 1926 St. Paul, MN, US
Earl Mossor 27 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 21, 1925 Forbus, TN, US
Rocky Nelson 28 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 18, 1924 Portsmouth, OH, US
Ed Roebuck 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 3, 1931 East Millsboro, PA, US
Stan Rojek 34 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 21, 1919 North Tonawanda, NY, US
Tim Thompson 29 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Mar 1, 1924 Coalport, PA, US
Dick Whitman 32 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 9, 1920 Woodburn, OR, US
Dick Williams 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 7, 1929 St. Louis, MO, US
Ken Wood 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 1, 1924 Lincolnton, NC, US
Ernest Yelen 28 R 6' 0.0" 185 1925

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