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1958 Birmingham Barons

1958 > Class AA > 1958 Southern Association
Overall: 91-62
Scored 765 runs, Allowed 668 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-67

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Cal Ermer
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1957 / 1959

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 George Alusik 23 28 114 91 12 26 3 0 3 18 0 18 9 .286 .400 .418 .818 38 0 4 1 0
2 Bud Black 25 38 68 61 5 13 3 0 0 4 0 1 5 .213 .226 .262 .488 16 0 6 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
3 Steve Boros 21 44 162 138 24 36 3 2 6 17 3 18 24 .261 .358 .442 .801 61 3 3 0 4
4 Jim Brady* 22 3 3 2 .667
5 Bob Bruce 25 19 42 29 1 6 0 0 0 2 0 3 2 .207 .273 .207 .480 6 0 9 1 0
6 Harry Byrd 33 28 49 45 1 6 1 0 0 2 0 2 5 .133 .170 .156 .326 7 0 2 0 0
7 Dick Camilli 26 87 324 291 32 78 16 1 7 33 1 27 27 .268 .332 .402 .734 117 2 2 2 4
8 Mel Clark 33 140 602 542 75 160 42 7 9 96 0 46 38 .295 .349 .448 .797 243 2 6 6 5
9 Chuck Daniel 24 23 24 23 2 6 1 0 1 4 0 0 10 .261 .261 .435 .696 10 0 1 0 0
10 Steve Demeter 23 151 636 550 88 170 36 6 18 88 8 64 61 .309 .388 .495 .882 272 10 7 5 10
11 Guilford Dickens 30 142 579 480 85 119 23 3 14 69 2 85 62 .248 .357 .396 .752 190 0 7 7 4 Stats for 2 teams
12 Fred Gladding* 22 3 1 0 .000
13 Donald Griffin 36 42 157 143 12 33 4 1 0 13 1 10 11 .231 .279 .273 .552 39 0 3 1 2
14 Joe Grzenda 21 33 91 81 3 4 0 0 0 6 0 6 39 .049 .115 .049 .164 4 0 4 0 0
15 Bill Harrington 30 53 86 71 8 9 0 1 0 3 0 6 15 .127 .205 .155 .360 11 1 8 0 0
16 Gail Henley* 29 147 618 508 88 134 28 6 8 65 1 86 78 .264 .372 .390 .761 198 6 10 8 4
17 Frank Kostro 20 44 179 145 23 37 1 2 2 4 2 30 17 .255 .386 .331 .717 48 1 3 0 1
18 Lou Limmer* 33 151 659 549 96 145 31 3 30 100 1 93 53 .264 .374 .495 .869 272 7 4 6 14
19 Bob Miller 22 28 47 38 3 8 2 0 0 1 0 5 3 .211 .302 .263 .565 10 0 4 0 0
20 William Mitchell 27 1 1 0 .000
21 Herb Pearce 23 2 1 0 .000
22 Howard Phillips* 28 140 632 516 87 139 21 5 4 45 14 105 81 .269 .391 .353 .744 182 1 6 4 1
23 Jim Raugh 23 47 41 33 6 5 1 0 0 2 0 4 10 .152 .263 .182 .445 6 1 3 0 0
24 David Reed* 21 52 47 33 6 10 1 0 0 6 0 7 7 .303 .415 .333 .748 11 0 6 1 0
25 Phil Regan 21 35 86 76 6 12 2 0 1 12 0 2 21 .158 .188 .224 .411 17 1 6 1 0
26 Ronald Rozman 26 7 10 0 .000
27 Daniel Ryan 33 22 62 42 8 13 1 1 1 5 0 16 6 .310 .508 .452 .961 19 1 3 0 1
28 Lou Skizas 26 2 5 2 1 1 0 .400 1.000 5
29 George Thomas 20 22 86 77 11 20 4 1 1 15 1 4 11 .260 .306 .377 .683 29 2 1 2 1
30 Bob Thorpe 31 122 526 481 70 156 23 4 23 85 1 36 70 .324 .369 .532 .901 256 1 3 5 9
31 Coot Veal 25 61 221 198 30 54 9 0 0 15 0 18 11 .273 .332 .318 .650 63 0 4 1 2
32 Carl Wagner* 24 97 331 273 42 66 10 3 13 33 1 52 29 .242 .365 .443 .808 121 2 2 2 14
33 Tom Yewcic 26 29 98 84 10 17 4 0 5 14 0 9 17 .202 .306 .429 .735 36 4 0 1 2
33 Players 27.8 155 6045 5194 765 1381 248 44 138 699 35 698 672 .266 .350 .410 .760 2131 139 106 47 74
* - 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 Bud Black 25 10 8 .556 4.17 32 27 10 2 175.0 194 97 81 12 79 5 64 11 2 7 1.560 10.0 0.6 4.1 3.3 0.81 Stats for 2 teams
2 Jim Brady* 22 1 1 .500 3 0
3 Bob Bruce 25 5 4 .556 4.46 18 17 6 1 101.0 93 55 50 11 51 2 84 5 0 3 1.426 8.3 1.0 4.5 7.5 1.65
4 Harry Byrd 33 8 11 .421 4.05 28 13 7 1 131.0 129 66 59 12 53 4 60 4 0 4 1.389 8.9 0.8 3.6 4.1 1.13
5 Chuck Daniel 24 1 5 .167 4.29 17 5 1 0 63.0 62 35 30 5 20 2 35 0 0 1 1.302 8.9 0.7 2.9 5.0 1.75
6 Lawrence Donovan 24 0 1 .000 2 0
7 Fred Gladding 22 0 1 .000 7.71 3 1 7.0 8 7 6 6 0 2.000 10.3 7.7
8 Joe Grzenda* 21 16 7 .696 3.19 33 32 11 1 223.0 170 90 79 16 128 2 189 3 0 6 1.336 6.9 0.6 5.2 7.6 1.48
9 Bill Harrington 30 20 7 .741 2.99 53 17 10 1 214.0 206 84 71 10 76 10 103 3 0 2 1.318 8.7 0.4 3.2 4.3 1.36
10 Bob Miller* 22 5 4 .556 4.25 25 14 1 0 108.0 83 57 51 10 85 4 81 0 0 4 1.556 6.9 0.8 7.1 6.8 0.95
11 William Mitchell 27 0 0 1 0
12 Herb Pearce 23 0 0 2 0
13 Jim Raugh 23 8 3 .727 3.21 47 5 2 0 126.0 105 58 45 8 61 15 67 1 0 1 1.317 7.5 0.6 4.4 4.8 1.10
14 David Reed 21 11 5 .688 4.18 49 9 1 0 125.0 120 64 58 7 66 8 98 6 0 2 1.488 8.6 0.5 4.8 7.1 1.48
15 Phil Regan 21 15 8 .652 3.67 35 31 12 4 201.0 177 98 82 13 106 2 118 2 0 4 1.408 7.9 0.6 4.7 5.3 1.11
16 Ronald Rozman 26 0 4 .000 7 0
16 Players 24.4 91 62 .595 3.83 155 155 104 51 11 1366.0 1236 668 581 103 698 49 864 28 1 32 1.416 8.1 0.7 4.6 5.7 1.24
* - 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
Carl Wagner 84 503 36 7 6 .987 6.42 0
Donald Griffin 38 221 25 2 4 .992 6.47 4
Tom Yewcic 25 131 5 3 0 .978 5.44 2
Daniel Ryan 20 102 9 0 1 1.000 5.55 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Limmer 148 1188 93 10 109 .992 8.66
Guilford Dickens 17 70 3 0 9 1.000 4.29 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Howard Phillips 132 305 353 18 85 .973 4.98
Steve Boros 16 40 21 3 5 .953 3.81
Dick Camilli 13 23 27 1 9 .980 3.85

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Demeter 147 135 253 17 18 .958 2.64

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Coot Veal 59 117 142 8 37 .970 4.39
Dick Camilli 56 100 128 15 22 .938 4.07
Frank Kostro 36 67 89 15 21 .912 4.33
Steve Boros 18 34 37 7 13 .910 3.94

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gail Henley 140 351 11 6 2 .984 2.59
Mel Clark 135 260 7 5 1 .982 1.98
Guilford Dickens 128 240 14 6 3 .977 1.98 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Thorpe 119 220 14 5 2 .979 1.97
George Alusik 26 58 4 2 0 .969 2.38
George Thomas 20 49 2 4 0 .927 2.55

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Harrington 53 11 28 0 1 1.000 0.74
David Reed 49 7 22 0 3 1.000 0.59
Jim Raugh 47 8 27 3 1 .921 0.74
Phil Regan 35 9 25 0 1 1.000 0.97
Joe Grzenda 33 9 32 2 0 .953 1.24
Bud Black 32 8 30 2 3 .950 1.19 Stats for 2 teams
Harry Byrd 28 8 18 0 4 1.000 0.93
Bob Miller 25 3 11 0 3 1.000 0.56
Bob Bruce 18 8 8 0 1 1.000 0.89
Chuck Daniel 17 3 8 0 2 1.000 0.65
Ronald Rozman 7 0.00
Jim Brady 3 0.00
Fred Gladding 3 0.00
Lawrence Donovan 2 0.00
Herb Pearce 2 0.00
William Mitchell 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
George Alusik 23 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Feb 11, 1935 Ashley, PA, US
Bud Black 25 R R 6' 3.0" 197 Jul 9, 1932 St. Louis, MO, US
Steve Boros 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 3, 1936 Flint, MI, US
Jim Brady 22 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 2, 1936 Jersey City, NJ, US
Bob Bruce 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 16, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
Harry Byrd 33 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Feb 3, 1925 Darlington, SC, US
Dick Camilli 26 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1932
Mel Clark 33 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 7, 1924 Letart, WV, US
Chuck Daniel 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 17, 1933 Bluffton, AR, US
Steve Demeter 23 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Jan 27, 1935 Homer City, PA, US
Guilford Dickens 30 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 5, 1928
Lawrence Donovan 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1934
Fred Gladding 22 L R 6' 1.0" 220 Jun 28, 1936 Flat Rock, MI, US
Donald Griffin 36 R 5' 11.0" 180 1922
Joe Grzenda 21 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 8, 1937 Scranton, PA, US
Bill Harrington 30 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Oct 3, 1927 Sanford, NC, US
Gail Henley 29 L R 5' 9.0" 180 Oct 15, 1928 Wichita, KS, US
Frank Kostro 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 4, 1937 Windber, PA, US
Lou Limmer 33 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 10, 1925 New York, NY, US
Bob Miller 22 R L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 15, 1935 Berwyn, IL, US
William Mitchell 27 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1931
Herb Pearce 23 R R 5' 9.0" 143 1935
Howard Phillips 28 L 5' 11.0" 162 Jan 7, 1930
Jim Raugh 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 22, 1934 Cleveland, OH, US
David Reed 21 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 30, 1936
Phil Regan 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 6, 1937 Otsego, MI, US
Ronald Rozman 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1932
Daniel Ryan 33 R 5' 10.0" 180 1925
Lou Skizas 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 2, 1932 Chicago, IL, US
George Thomas 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 29, 1937 Minneapolis, MN, US
Bob Thorpe 31 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 19, 1926 Caryville, FL, US
Coot Veal 25 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jul 9, 1932 Sandersville, GA, US
Carl Wagner 24 L R 5' 8.0" 180 Jul 6, 1933 Brighton, WI, US
Tom Yewcic 26 R R 5' 11.0" 180 May 9, 1932 Conenaugh, PA, US

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