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1953 Marion Marauders

1953 > Class D > 1953 Tar Heel League
Overall: 74-35
Scored 798 runs, Allowed 577 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-39

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Robert Beal
Represented: Marion, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Norman Ayers?--10233100.130.1744
2James Balentine*3110140013331913.333.553221
3Robert Barker*2310945616627198.364.559255
4Robert Beal3269264831230.314.383101
5Fred Biangardi26278230421.366.50041Stats for 2 teams
6William Collins*231073621032349.285.445161
7Jefferson Davis*2415203100.150.2004Stats for 2 teams
8Dwight Feimster1919442000.045.0452Stats for 2 teams
9Richard Hendricks?--13242000.083.0832
10Joseph Hornacek23953581091759.304.455163
11Don Lerner246221546420.214.25154Stats for 2 teams
12Haydon McPartland?--12121000.083.0831
13James Mendenhall?--1074191172193.279.394165
14Carl Miller*36109408136271221.333.613250
15Fred Parnell2910740511625520.286.521211
16James Smiley24276217401.274.38724
17Billy Smith268289.321
18Kelly Swift335210014110.140.17017
19Robert Tarlton203810925516.229.45950
20Elmer Thomas23348313000.157.15713
21Wayne White?--3810024401.240.31031
22Maurice Wright2864235631816.268.430101Stats for 2 teams
22 Players27.3109445138237981119212709469252555584.293.382.459.841175373
* - 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
1Norman Ayers?--52.7146.8310754.07047413361.96311.70.56.0
2Jefferson Davis2407.0007.5015954.06162455672.37010.20.811.2Stats for 2 teams
3Dwight Feimster1949.3084.921814108.096745911941.7598.00.97.8Stats for 2 teams
4Richard Hendricks?--33.5004.9613669.08042384241.50710.40.53.1
5James Smiley24122.8573.912019145.0134736311971.5938.30.76.0
6Kelly Swift33307.8112.545227287.02209781111261.2066.90.34.0
7Elmer Thomas?23205.8004.863429200.0234139108131001.67010.50.64.5
7 Players26.17435.679109109577
* - 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


Kelly Swift520.00
Elmer Thomas340.00
James Smiley200.00
Dwight Feimster180.00Stats for 2 teams
Jefferson Davis150.00Stats for 2 teams
Richard Hendricks130.00
Norman Ayers100.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
LeRoy Anderson--Unknown
Richard Archer19RR6' 1.0"1851934
Norman Ayers--Unknown
James Balentine31L6' 7.0"2051922
Robert Barker23L6' 0.0"1601930
Robert Beal32R5' 10.0"1701921
Fred Biangardi26R6' 0.0"2101927
Joseph Celozzi19RR5' 11.0"1501934
William Collins23L6' 0.0"1701930
Jefferson Davis24LR6' 3.0"1929
Dwight Feimster19RR6' 3.0"180Jun 8, 1934Iredell County, NC, US
Richard Hendricks--Unknown
Joseph Hornacek23R6' 0.0"1951930
Don Lerner24RR5' 11.0"190Dec 10, 1928Chicago, IL, US
Gordon Maxwell23Feb 10, 1930
Mike Mazzamorra19RL6' 0.0"2001934
Haydon McPartland--Unknown
James Mendenhall--Unknown
Carl Miller36L5' 9.0"1851917
Benjamin Modica--Unknown
Fred Parnell29R6' 1.0"1801924
James Smiley24RR5' 10.0"1701929
Billy Smith26RR5' 11.0"190Sep 11, 1926Kannapolis, NC, US
Kelly Swift33RR6' 3.0"1901920
Joseph Tancabel--Unknown
Robert Tarlton20R5' 11.0"1801933
Elmer Thomas23R5' 10.0"1781930
Wayne White--Unknown
Dick Williams25Jun 9, 1928Morgantown, NC, US
Maurice Wright28R5' 10.0"1781925

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