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1954 Americus-Cordele Orioles

1954 > Class D > 1954 Georgia-Florida League
Overall: 51-88
Scored 614 runs, Allowed 785 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 54-85

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: Cliff Melton and John Landis
Represented: Americus, GA and Cordele, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a

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 Gerald Banks? -- 21 12 2 0 0 0 .167 .167 2 Stats for 2 teams
2 James Blomberg? 21 79 255 63 12 2 0 .247 .310 79
3 Lloyd Bohn? -- 15 16 3 0 0 0 .188 .188 3
4 Charles Brandenburg? 21 47 148 38 8 4 1 .257 .385 57
5 John Bunce 20 46 69 18 1 0 0 .261 .275 19
6 Larry Burford 22 138 493 123 13 7 6 .249 .341 168
7 Donald Cartwright? -- 6 14
8 Ronald Coho? -- 72 217 48 6 1 0 .221 .258 56
9 James Cotter? -- 19 67 15 1 0 1 .224 .284 19
10 Chuck Cottier 18 138 507 127 22 9 2 .250 .341 173
11 John DeSousa 19 10 14 3 1 0 0 .214 .286 4
12 Leo Eilbacher* 19 92 378 102 9 4 2 .270 .331 125
13 James Ferguson 23 95 298 51 7 2 0 .171 .208 62
14 Oscar Gonzalez? -- 25 75 8 0 1 1 .107 .173 13
15 Floyd Hammen 23 95 341 81 11 9 1 .238 .331 113
16 Randy Harrison? -- 10 34 9 0 1 0 .265 .324 11
17 Thomas Horne? -- 22 28 3 0 0 0 .107 .107 3
18 Harry Kallas 22 59 245 63 9 1 3 .257 .339 83
19 John Landis? 23 74 261 56 11 1 4 .215 .310 81
20 Charles Lucabaugh* 21 118 420 96 15 8 6 .229 .345 145
21 David Lutz 31 14 28 7 1 0 0 .250 .286 8
22 Don Lyons? -- 9 30
23 Gerald Manahan? -- 2 5
24 Tom McCormack? -- 51 200 42 3 1 0 .210 .235 47
25 Russell McDonald 19 6 8
26 Cliff Melton* 42 17 16 6 2 0 0 .375 .500 8
27 William Moore* 19 20 28 4 0 0 0 .143 .143 4
28 Fred Myatt* 24 17 66 19 1 0 0 .288 .303 20
29 Eugene Schall 19 23 39 5 2 1 0 .128 .231 9
30 Richard Schultz 18 20 54 14 3 0 0 .259 .315 17
31 Gilbert Silva? -- 6 14
32 Robert Thomas 22 22 64 10 2 0 0 .156 .188 12
33 Harv Tomter* 20 36 78 14 2 0 0 .179 .205 16
34 Jon Williams 18 60 193 40 9 1 0 .207 .264 51 Stats for 2 teams
34 Players 21.1 139 5516 4622 614 1059 147 52 27 502 59 786 1030 .229 .339 .301 .640 1391 79 29
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 Gerald Banks? -- 2 5 .286 5.72 20 3 50.1 49 33 32 3 25 1.470 8.8 0.5 4.5 Stats for 2 teams
2 Lloyd Bohn? -- 2 3 .400 8
3 John Bunce 20 9 15 .375 3.96 41 21 216.0 203 131 95 4 102 1.412 8.5 0.2 4.2
4 Donald Cartwright? -- 0 3 .000 6
5 Thomas Horne? -- 5 6 .455 3.49 22 11 100.2 111 56 39 2 32 1.421 9.9 0.2 2.9
6 Charles Lucabaugh* 21 5 6 .455 2.25 18 10 108.0 94 39 27 2 21 1.065 7.8 0.2 1.8
7 David Lutz 31 2 3 .400 5.07 12 7 76.1 86 53 43 2 49 1.769 10.1 0.2 5.8
8 Russell McDonald 19 0 4 .000 6
9 William Moore* 19 4 7 .364 4.72 19 11 76.1 93 58 40 1 57 1.965 11.0 0.1 6.7
10 Eugene Schall 19 4 7 .364 4.27 21 10 97.0 90 62 46 1 71 1.660 8.4 0.1 6.6
11 Richard Schultz 18 8 7 .533 3.40 17 15 124.1 115 65 47 2 57 1.383 8.3 0.1 4.1
12 Gilbert Silva? -- 3 3 .500 1.36 6 6 53.0 34 11 8 1 18 0.981 5.8 0.2 3.1
13 Harv Tomter 20 6 17 .261 5.00 34 26 205.1 197 131 114 1 130 1.593 8.6 0.0 5.7
13 Players 20.4 51 88 .367 139 139 785

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
Ronald Coho 67 386 48 16 .964 6.48
James Ferguson 55 272 23 18 .942 5.36
Charles Brandenburg 30 171 24 6 .970 6.50

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Blomberg 77 625 35 11 .984 8.57
Tom McCormack 44 409 18 7 .984 9.70

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Cottier 138 370 398 46 .943 5.57

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Landis 59 78 96 17 .911 2.95
Fred Myatt 17 19 25 6 .880 2.59
Robert Thomas 13 14 23 2 .949 2.85

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Floyd Hammen 72 129 205 35 .905 4.64
Harry Kallas 59 111 186 30 .908 5.03

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Burford 128 224 10 17 .932 1.83
Charles Lucabaugh 101 203 23 12 .950 2.24
Leo Eilbacher 92 219 13 14 .943 2.52
Jon Williams 60 115 2 11 .914 1.95 Stats for 2 teams
James Cotter 17 358 6 6 .984 21.41

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Bunce 41 0.00
Harv Tomter 34 0.00
Thomas Horne 22 0.00
Eugene Schall 21 0.00
Gerald Banks 20 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
William Moore 19 0.00
Richard Schultz 17 0.00
David Lutz 12 0.00
Lloyd Bohn 8 0.00
Donald Cartwright 6 0.00
Russell McDonald 6 0.00
Gilbert Silva 6 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gerald Banks -- Unknown
James Blomberg 21 Apr 2, 1933 Brooklyn, NY, US
Lloyd Bohn -- Unknown
Charles Brandenburg 21 Feb 8, 1933
John Bunce 20 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1934
Larry Burford 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 31, 1932 Cape Girardeau, MO, US
Donald Cartwright -- Unknown
Ronald Coho -- Unknown
James Cotter -- Unknown
Chuck Cottier 18 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 18, 1936 Delta, CO, US
John DeSousa 19 R R 6' 2.0" 179 1935
Leo Eilbacher 19 L 5' 11.0" 168 1935
James Ferguson 23 R 5' 9.0" 160 1931
Oscar Gonzalez -- Unknown
Floyd Hammen 23 R 5' 9.0" 160 1931
Randy Harrison -- Unknown
Thomas Horne -- Unknown
Harry Kallas 22 R 6' 0.0" 195 1932
John Landis 23 5' 11.0" 185 1931
Charles Lucabaugh 21 L L 5' 11.0" 183 1933
David Lutz 31 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1923
Don Lyons -- Unknown
Gerald Manahan -- Unknown
Tom McCormack -- Unknown
Russell McDonald 19 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1935
Cliff Melton 42 L L 6' 5.0" 203 Jan 3, 1912 Brevard, NC, US
William Moore 19 L L 6' 0.0" 175 1935
Fred Myatt 24 L 6' 0.0" 180 1930
Eugene Schall 19 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1935
Richard Schultz 18 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 4, 1935 Chicago, IL, US
Gilbert Silva -- Unknown
Robert Thomas 22 R 6' 0.0" 185 1932
Harv Tomter 20 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 15, 1934 Trempealeau County, WI, US
Jon Williams 18 R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 20, 1936 Mobile, AL, US
Donald Wilson -- Unknown

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