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1958 Richmond Virginians

1958 > Class AAA > 1958 International League
Overall: 71-82
Scored 668 runs, Allowed 633 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-73

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Eddie Lopat
Represented: Richmond, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1957 / 1959

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 William Bethel 28 30 58 53 1 5 1 0 0 2 0 3 29 .094 .143 .113 .256 6 0 2 0 0
2 Clete Boyer 21 132 563 500 82 142 25 7 22 71 1 50 93 .284 .353 .494 .847 247 4 7 2 2
3 Jim Bronstad 22 38 79 66 4 12 1 0 0 2 0 6 29 .182 .247 .197 .444 13 0 6 1 0
4 Wade Browning* 36 41 39 35 3 8 0 0 0 1 1 3 3 .229 .282 .229 .511 8 0 0 1 0
5 Bob Chakales 30 32 67 58 3 10 3 0 0 5 0 6 20 .172 .246 .224 .470 13 0 2 1 0
6 Jim Coates 25 8 8 0 .000
7 Jim Command* 29 78 215 196 20 44 3 0 8 32 1 16 21 .224 .280 .362 .643 71 0 1 2 1
8 Robert Deakin* 24 120 428 357 38 90 18 6 0 25 2 63 45 .252 .367 .336 .703 120 3 3 2 8
9 Bobby Del Greco 25 100 388 329 53 88 17 4 9 45 3 44 40 .267 .370 .426 .796 140 11 2 2 3
10 Edward Dick# 21 39 64 54 10 13 1 0 0 5 0 8 7 .241 .339 .259 .598 14 0 2 0 0
11 Sonny Dixon# 33 18 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
12 John Jaciuk* 27 146 598 530 67 140 19 8 5 59 2 58 52 .264 .335 .358 .694 190 1 4 5 7
13 Johnny James* 24 39 43 35 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 11 .057 .108 .057 .165 2 0 6 0 0
14 Deron Johnson 19 154 639 570 79 148 27 5 27 103 1 58 114 .260 .328 .467 .795 266 3 2 6 5
15 Len Johnston* 29 135 564 474 81 118 18 9 2 38 37 88 67 .249 .367 .338 .704 160 0 2 0 1
16 Bobby Kline 29 69 208 183 16 45 5 1 0 11 0 22 37 .246 .329 .284 .613 52 1 1 1 5
17 George Maier 25 5 5 0 .000
18 Jack McMahan 25 14 11 11 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 0 0 0 0
19 Lamar North 29 1 1 0 .000
20 James O'Reilly* 23 3 5 1 .200
21 Bob Oldis 30 124 450 384 51 103 21 6 5 49 1 59 29 .268 .368 .393 .762 151 3 2 2 6
22 Charles Parsons 26 29 20 19 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 9 .105 .150 .158 .308 3 0 0 0 0
23 Rance Pless 32 144 576 529 70 131 21 2 18 72 1 38 80 .248 .301 .397 .698 210 4 2 3 2
24 Jim Post* 32 36 12 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 .000 .083 .000 .083 0 0 0 0 0
25 Danny Schell 30 36 113 88 14 20 1 0 4 12 0 22 11 .227 .375 .375 .750 33 0 1 2 3
26 Gerry Thomas* 27 135 535 466 61 136 18 8 10 72 1 54 62 .292 .368 .429 .797 200 5 5 5 10
27 Bob Wiesler# 27 39 88 85 9 20 4 0 3 12 0 2 17 .235 .253 .388 .641 33 0 1 0 0
27 Players 26.4 154 5760 5033 668 1279 205 56 113 621 51 606 801 .254 .336 .384 .721 1935 35 51 35
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 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 William Bethel 28 4 18 .182 3.58 30 27 7 0 171.0 177 81 68 15 36 4 117 4 0 7 1.246 9.3 0.8 1.9 6.2 3.25
2 Arnold Briggs* 22 0 0 7
3 Jim Bronstad 22 13 12 .520 3.67 35 29 13 2 211.0 208 95 86 16 70 4 88 4 0 5 1.318 8.9 0.7 3.0 3.8 1.26
4 Wade Browning* 36 1 4 .200 3.26 32 2 0 0 80.0 63 29 29 5 45 6 57 2 0 2 1.350 7.1 0.6 5.1 6.4 1.27
5 Bob Chakales 30 10 6 .625 3.44 30 21 9 4 162.0 144 73 62 13 79 8 72 3 1 4 1.377 8.0 0.7 4.4 4.0 0.91
6 Jim Coates 25 2 0 1.000 8
7 Edward Dick* 21 12 10 .545 4.47 29 23 9 1 159.0 157 98 79 16 86 3 103 7 1 5 1.528 8.9 0.9 4.9 5.8 1.20
8 Sonny Dixon 33 0 1 .000 17 Stats for 2 teams
9 Johnny James 24 8 9 .471 4.35 28 15 5 1 120.0 118 67 58 10 78 3 83 3 0 6 1.633 8.8 0.8 5.8 6.2 1.06
10 George Maier* 25 1 1 .500 4
11 Jack McMahan* 25 1 3 .250 4.22 14 2 0 0 32.0 42 20 15 1 22 1 15 1 0 1 2.000 11.8 0.3 6.2 4.2 0.68
12 James O'Reilly* 23 0 1 .000 3
13 Charles Parsons 26 2 6 .250 3.62 29 3 0 0 72.0 74 36 29 2 48 3 33 3 0 0 1.694 9.2 0.2 6.0 4.1 0.69
14 Jim Post* 32 4 3 .571 2.79 36 1 0 0 58.0 53 23 18 5 32 4 45 0 0 1 1.466 8.2 0.8 5.0 7.0 1.41
15 Bob Wiesler* 27 13 9 .591 3.07 25 24 13 1 182.0 162 68 62 6 108 6 98 5 0 11 1.484 8.0 0.3 5.3 4.8 0.91
15 Players 26.8 71 82 .464 154 154 633

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Bob Oldis 117 594 56 8 9 .988 5.56 4
Jim Command 52 266 31 6 9 .980 5.71 4

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Jaciuk 146 1225 99 8 127 .994 9.07
Danny Schell 10 54 4 3 6 .951 5.80

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Deakin 116 241 269 17 66 .968 4.40
Bobby Kline 32 70 82 3 23 .981 4.75
Gerry Thomas 24 59 52 11 16 .910 4.63

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rance Pless 132 105 302 18 42 .958 3.08
Deron Johnson 11 12 19 3 4 .912 2.82
Gerry Thomas 11 6 18 4 1 .857 2.18
Bobby Kline 10 10 22 2 3 .941 3.20

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clete Boyer 132 222 371 28 76 .955 4.49
Bobby Kline 22 29 42 5 10 .934 3.23

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Deron Johnson 143 236 14 4 1 .984 1.75
Len Johnston 123 262 10 5 2 .982 2.21
Gerry Thomas 95 180 7 2 1 .989 1.97
Bobby Del Greco 90 189 11 3 3 .985 2.22
Danny Schell 18 33 2 1 1 .972 1.94

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Post 36 2 4 2 1 .750 0.17
Jim Bronstad 35 28 61 2 5 .978 2.54
Wade Browning 32 8 16 0 2 1.000 0.75
William Bethel 30 11 26 4 0 .902 1.23
Bob Chakales 30 9 36 1 3 .978 1.50
Edward Dick 29 8 26 4 2 .895 1.17
Charles Parsons 29 1 19 0 0 1.000 0.69
Johnny James 28 6 15 4 1 .840 0.75
Bob Wiesler 25 13 41 3 2 .947 2.16
Sonny Dixon 17 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.41 Stats for 2 teams
Jack McMahan 14 1 7 1 1 .889 0.57
Jim Coates 8 0.00
Arnold Briggs 7 0.00
George Maier 4 0.00
James O'Reilly 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
William Bethel 28 R R 6' 3.0" 187 Apr 29, 1930 Corpus Christi, TX, US
Clete Boyer 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 9, 1937 Cassville, MO, US
Arnold Briggs 22 R L 6' 1.0" 195 1936
Jim Bronstad 22 R R 6' 3.0" 196 Jun 22, 1936 Fort Worth, TX, US
Wade Browning 36 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 16, 1922
Bob Chakales 30 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 10, 1927 Asheville, NC, US
Jim Coates 25 R R 6' 4.0" 192 Aug 4, 1932 Farnham, VA, US
Jim Command 29 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 15, 1928 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Robert Deakin 24 L R 5' 8.0" 165 1934
Bobby Del Greco 25 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 7, 1933 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Edward Dick 21 S L 6' 2.0" 188 Nov 20, 1936 Chicago, IL, US
Sonny Dixon 33 S R 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 5, 1924 Charlotte, NC, US
John Jaciuk 27 L L 6' 3.0" 185 May 24, 1931 Wyandotte, MI, US
Johnny James 24 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 23, 1933 Bonners Ferry, ID, US
Deron Johnson 19 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 17, 1938 San Diego, CA, US
Len Johnston 29 L L 5' 10.0" 167 Mar 15, 1929 Pontiac, MI, US
Bobby Kline 29 R R 6' 0.0" 179 Jan 27, 1929 St. Petersburg, FL, US
George Maier 25 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 4, 1932
Jack McMahan 25 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 25, 1932 Hot Springs, AR, US
Lamar North 29 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 20, 1929
James O'Reilly 23 L L 6' 3.0" 188 Jul 20, 1934 St. Louis, MO, US
Bob Oldis 30 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 5, 1928 Preston, IA, US
Charles Parsons 26 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1932
Rance Pless 32 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 6, 1925 Greeneville, TN, US
Jim Post 32 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 2, 1926
Danny Schell 30 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 26, 1927 Fostoria, MI, US
Gerry Thomas 27 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 21, 1930 Elon, VA, US
Bob Wiesler 27 S L 6' 3.0" 188 Aug 13, 1930 St. Louis, MO, US

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