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1954 Greenville Tigers

1954 > Class C > 1954 Cotton States League
Overall: 80-39
Scored 748 runs, Allowed 519 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-40

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Willis Hudlin
Represented: Greenville, MS
Ballpark: Sportsman Park (Greenville, MS)
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 Bobby Adams 26 71 316 275 48 61 13 0 2 21 4 33 34 .222 .307 .291 .598 80 1 7 Stats for 2 teams
2 Frederick Bell 32 8 24 6 .250
3 Alfred Benza 21 116 492 426 73 117 27 4 16 81 8 59 77 .275 .368 .469 .838 200 4 3
4 George Berry 20 22 78 61 9 13 1 0 3 14 0 15 19 .213 .377 .377 .754 23 1 1
5 Jesse Bucy* 23 3 10 1 .100
6 Earl Castille 19 25 42 33 6 4 0 0 0 4 0 7 18 .121 .275 .121 .396 4 0 2
7 Jerry Dean 24 21 64 51 5 6 1 0 0 4 0 8 24 .118 .237 .137 .375 7 0 5
8 Owen Dougherty# 24 31 85 68 7 13 2 1 0 8 0 17 11 .191 .353 .250 .603 17 0 0
9 Richard Eaton* 24 120 516 460 82 135 17 10 11 84 33 47 50 .293 .365 .446 .811 205 5 4
10 James Gaines 18 15 38 36 5 8 2 1 1 7 0 0 9 .222 .222 .417 .639 15 0 2
11 Hugh Glaze 28 104 489 427 89 143 20 5 2 44 16 49 22 .335 .406 .419 .825 179 2 11
12 Paul Griffith* 20 91 361 289 64 78 5 2 0 26 29 64 29 .270 .409 .301 .710 87 4 4
13 Edwin Grimsley* 23 13 51 47 9 13 3 1 0 3 3 4 7 .277 .333 .383 .716 18 0 0
14 Paul Jones? -- 24 40 36 6 13 2 0 1 6 0 3 5 .361 .410 .500 .910 18 0 1
15 Maurice Kelly 23 38 69 64 7 12 1 2 0 0 0 1 19 .188 .200 .266 .466 17 0 4
16 Chuck Lindquist* 26 17 34 26 6 5 0 0 0 2 0 8 11 .192 .382 .192 .575 5 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
17 Louis Lukasiuk 39 29 97 85 11 32 5 0 7 27 1 10 7 .376 .448 .682 1.130 58 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
18 John Maroney 26 16 60 55 8 13 1 0 0 7 0 4 2 .236 .288 .255 .543 14 0 1
19 Harry Martin 34 102 451 401 105 135 25 11 23 99 27 43 101 .337 .402 .626 1.028 251 1 6
20 William McDowell* 33 120 570 444 121 124 22 4 16 70 11 107 50 .279 .430 .455 .885 202 10 9
21 Frank Radigan 23 120 502 453 59 112 22 9 2 67 11 34 58 .247 .303 .349 .651 158 2 13
22 Harold Renn 23 12 6 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 0
23 William Reynolds* 19 1 1 0 .000
24 Ken Rowe 20 18 30 27 2 9 0 0 0 4 0 1 8 .333 .357 .333 .690 9 0 2
25 Frankie Shell# 20 113 491 422 70 142 25 3 3 77 2 63 16 .336 .424 .431 .855 182 1 5
26 John Venable* 19 30 57 43 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 7 18 .070 .200 .070 .270 3 0 7
27 Robert Wiltse* 24 21 62 54 4 8 0 0 0 3 0 5 18 .148 .220 .148 .368 8 0 3
28 Richard Wirth? -- 2 2 0 .000
28 Players 25.4 120 4679 4037 748 1125 180 53 79 622 137 561 586 .279 .367 .408 .775 1648 81
* - 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 Earl Castille 19 9 3 .750 3.63 25 11 4 1 104.0 97 58 42 6 65 61 2 0 6 1.558 8.4 0.5 5.6 5.3 0.94
2 Jerry Dean* 24 15 2 .882 1.80 21 18 12 6 150.0 107 37 30 4 46 111 0 2 2 1.020 6.4 0.2 2.8 6.7 2.41
3 Owen Dougherty* 24 2 1 .667 5.09 14 3 0 0 46.0 38 30 26 1 42 21 0 0 2 1.739 7.4 0.2 8.2 4.1 0.50
4 James Gaines 18 8 4 .667 3.14 14 10 6 2 86.0 55 52 30 2 60 62 6 0 3 1.337 5.8 0.2 6.3 6.5 1.03
5 Paul Jones? -- 5 2 .714 7.80 13 8 4 0 45.0 64 46 39 0 47 22 8 0 3 2.467 12.8 0.0 9.4 4.4 0.47
6 Maurice Kelly 23 10 7 .588 2.88 34 18 8 1 172.0 153 76 55 7 74 98 7 0 4 1.320 8.0 0.4 3.9 5.1 1.32
7 Chuck Lindquist* 26 1 7 .125 3.72 13 11 5 0 87.0 89 55 36 3 63 46 6 0 3 1.747 9.2 0.3 6.5 4.8 0.73 Stats for 2 teams
8 Harold Renn 23 1 3 .250 12
9 William Reynolds* 19 0 0 1
10 Ken Rowe 20 5 5 .500 3.82 17 9 4 0 73.0 52 38 31 2 74 45 4 0 2 1.726 6.4 0.2 9.1 5.5 0.61
11 Ronald Simmons 18 0 1 .000 1
12 John Venable 19 12 5 .706 3.84 30 21 10 1 143.0 109 83 61 5 117 112 2 1 11 1.580 6.9 0.3 7.4 7.0 0.96
13 Robert Wiltse* 24 12 4 .750 2.86 18 16 13 1 129.0 108 54 41 3 58 80 1 0 2 1.287 7.5 0.2 4.0 5.6 1.38
13 Players 21.8 80 39 .672 120 120 519
* - 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
Frankie Shell 112 665 55 7 10 .990 6.43 12

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Eaton 120 923 63 19 108 .981 8.22

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hugh Glaze 104 283 294 18 81 .970 5.55
Frank Radigan 13 35 28 3 8 .955 4.85

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alfred Benza 116 133 241 30 31 .926 3.22
Louis Lukasiuk 14 18 21 3 1 .929 2.79 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Radigan 105 172 200 34 61 .916 3.54
Bobby Adams 68 151 177 35 35 .904 4.82 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William McDowell 120 294 11 7 2 .978 2.54
Harry Martin 100 191 8 16 3 .926 1.99
Paul Griffith 85 132 13 5 3 .967 1.71
George Berry 15 20 2 2 0 .917 1.47
Owen Dougherty 13 18 1 2 1 .905 1.46
Edwin Grimsley 12 30 4 3 1 .919 2.83

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Maurice Kelly 34 11 30 2 2 .953 1.21
John Venable 30 5 9 5 0 .737 0.47
Earl Castille 25 4 11 1 1 .938 0.60
Jerry Dean 21 2 19 1 2 .955 1.00
Robert Wiltse 18 2 24 3 1 .897 1.44
Ken Rowe 17 7 13 1 2 .952 1.18
Owen Dougherty 14 1 7 0 0 1.000 0.57
James Gaines 14 6 13 4 0 .826 1.36
Paul Jones 13 9 13 2 0 .917 1.69
Chuck Lindquist 13 7 14 1 0 .955 1.62 Stats for 2 teams
Harold Renn 12 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.58
William Reynolds 1
Ronald Simmons 1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bobby Adams 26 R 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 30, 1928
Frederick Bell 32 R 6' 0.0" 170 1922
Alfred Benza 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1933
George Berry 20 R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 5, 1934
Jesse Bucy 23 L 6' 1.0" 190 1931
Earl Castille 19 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1935
Jerry Dean 24 R L 6' 1.0" 190 1930
Owen Dougherty 24 S L 5' 10.0" 188 1930
Richard Eaton 24 L 6' 2.0" 190 1930
James Gaines 18 R R 6' 0.0" 163 1936
Hugh Glaze 28 R 5' 9.0" 170 1926
Paul Griffith 20 L R 5' 10.0" 170 1934
Edwin Grimsley 23 L 5' 10.0" 175 1931
Paul Jones -- Unknown
Maurice Kelly 23 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1931
Chuck Lindquist 26 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 24, 1928 Chicago, IL, US
Louis Lukasiuk 39 R 5' 5.0" 172 Oct 1, 1914 NJ, US
John Maroney 26 R 5' 11.0" 175 1928
Harry Martin 34 R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 30, 1919 Miamitown, OH, US
William McDowell 33 L 5' 9.0" 172 Mar 18, 1921 Okolona, MS, US
Frank Radigan 23 R 5' 9.0" 170 1931
Harold Renn 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1931
William Reynolds 19 L L 6' 3.0" 1935
Ken Rowe 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 31, 1933 Ferndale, MI, US
Frankie Shell 20 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 6, 1933 Sage, AR, US
Ronald Simmons 18 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1936
John Venable 19 L R 6' 1.0" 185 1935
Robert Wiltse 24 L L 6' 3.0" 195 1930
Richard Wirth -- Unknown

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