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1953 Hornell Dodgers

1953 > Class D > 1953 Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League
Overall: 70-56
Scored 692 runs, Allowed 739 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-67

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Jack Banta and Merv Dornburg
Represented: Hornell, NY
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 Alfred Ackman? -- 25 68 15 1 0 0 .221 .235 16
2 Henry Alberts 23 58 170 40 12 2 9 .235 .488 83
3 Whitney Armstrong 21 11 12 2 0 0 0 .167 .167 2
4 Richard Bissett 22 31 66 13 0 0 0 .197 .197 13
5 Herm Brown 23 29 61 7 0 0 0 .115 .115 7
6 James Caldwell 18 59 225 53 3 2 0 .236 .267 60
7 Robert Coles 19 17 35 12 1 0 1 .343 .457 16
8 Ken Cox* 24 123 442 143 26 7 18 .324 .536 237
9 William Davies 21 45 165 49 7 2 2 .297 .400 66
10 John Doligale* 19 121 427 101 19 1 8 .237 .342 146
11 Merv Dornburg 27 40 154 53 12 2 6 .344 .565 87
12 Patrick Enos 17 76 292 75 19 0 1 .257 .332 97
13 Thomas Falter 20 104 404 105 21 6 1 .260 .349 141
14 Maurice Galand 23 88 351 106 15 5 2 .302 .390 137
15 George Green 18 24 41 6 0 0 1 .146 .220 9
16 Harry Lander? -- 17 50 7 1 0 0 .140 .160 8
17 Roger MacTavish 19 39 94 13 3 0 0 .138 .170 16
18 Milton Morgan? -- 48 190 48 9 0 5 .253 .379 72
19 Clifford Nichols 19 25 71 12 0 0 0 .169 .169 12
20 Robert Spier* 19 53 114 29 3 3 0 .254 .333 38
21 Jim Stark 19 32 29 5 2 0 0 .172 .241 7
22 Richard Wasco* 25 37 81 18 3 0 4 .222 .407 33
23 Robert Weir* 21 126 422 107 11 4 21 .254 .448 189
24 Walter Zebrowski 19 25 92 22 8 0 1 .239 .359 33
24 Players 20.9 127 4986 4182 692 1065 180 35 82 611 61 747 797 .255 .368 .373 .741 1561 57
* - 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 Richard Bissett 22 13 11 .542 4.77 30 26 183.0 168 115 97 147 1.721 8.3 7.2
2 Herm Brown 23 12 11 .522 4.27 29 25 175.0 149 107 83 149 1.703 7.7 7.7
3 George Green 18 6 5 .545 5.23 22 10 98.0 108 73 57 51 1.622 9.9 4.7
4 Robert Spier* 19 16 8 .667 3.70 27 26 197.0 179 104 81 103 1.431 8.2 4.7
5 Jim Stark 19 11 2 .846 4.32 31 2 98.0 96 60 47 70 1.694 8.8 6.4
6 Richard Wasco* 25 10 12 .455 4.38 26 25 195.0 180 123 95 121 1.544 8.3 5.6
6 Players 21.4 70 56 .556 127 127 739
* - 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
Jim Stark 31 0.00
Richard Bissett 30 0.00
Herm Brown 29 0.00
Robert Spier 27 0.00
Richard Wasco 26 0.00
George Green 22 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Alfred Ackman -- Unknown
Henry Alberts 23 R 5' 9.0" 180 1930
George Anthony -- Unknown
Whitney Armstrong 21 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1932
Richard Bissett 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1931
Robert Booth 19 R 6' 0.0" 152 1934
Herm Brown 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 31, 1929 Gloucester, MA, US
Gerald Burke -- Unknown
James Caldwell 18 R 5' 11.0" 170 1935
James Castellano 19 R R 6' 0.0" 168 1934
Robert Coles 19 R R 6' 2.0" 187 1934
Robert Cowden 20 R L 5' 11.0" 175 1933
Ken Cox 24 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 17, 1928 Ollie, KY, US
Ray Daviault 19 R R 6' 1.0" 170 May 27, 1934 Montreal, QC, CA
William Davies 21 R 5' 9.0" 168 1932
John Doligale 19 L 5' 9.0" 161 1934
Merv Dornburg 27 R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 26, 1926 Kankakee, IL, US
Robert Earley 18 R L 6' 2.0" 180 1935
Patrick Enos 17 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Aug 18, 1935 White Plains, NY, US
Thomas Falter 20 R 5' 10.0" 160 1933
Richard Ferry 24 R 6' 3.0" 215 1929
Maurice Galand 23 R R 5' 10.0" 163 1930
George Green 18 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 7, 1935 Graham, TX, US
William Hill 19 R 5' 10.0" 170 1934
Harry Lander -- Unknown
Richard Lupardo 19 L L 5' 10.0" 165 1934
Roger MacTavish 19 R 5' 9.0" 148 1934
Milton Morgan -- Unknown
Clifford Nichols 19 R 6' 4.0" 190 1934
Henry Poplaski 19 R 5' 9.0" 175 1934
Charles Riccio -- Unknown
Robert Spier 19 L L 5' 11.0" 175 1934
Jim Stark 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 31, 1934 Albany, NY, US
Richard Wasco 25 L L 6' 4.0" 210 1928
Robert Weir 21 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 23, 1931 Toronto, ON, CA
Robert Yoder 19 L R 5' 10.0" 180 1934
Walter Zebrowski 19 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1934

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