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1952 Lincoln A's

1952 > Class A > 1952 Western League
Overall: 67-87
Scored 654 runs, Allowed 812 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-92

Affiliation: Philadelphia Athletics-AL
Manager: Les Bell
Represented: Lincoln, NE
Ballpark: Sherman Field (Lincoln, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1951 / 1953

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1James Bell2422565000.089.0895
2Mason Bowes2427383100.079.1054
3Peter Brozovich27339419400.202.24523
4Cy Buker*3416195000.263.2635
5Thomas Butts324717129400.170.19333
6Don Davis2312499300.184.24512
7Harry Desert2921192000.105.1052
8Bob Gardner291355381452045.270.349188
9Leo Ghilardi191460000.000.0000
10Bill Hockenbury276816345704.276.39364
11Daniel Holden*271565471412332.258.322176Stats for 2 teams
12Ed Hrabczak2927649000.141.1419
13Mike Kume2627596000.102.1026
14John Magliolo*231254871432052.294.368179Stats for 2 teams
15Joseph Mangini*3215455014622115.265.373205
16Buddy Reedy*221545651592494.281.377213
17Lewis Richardson356516836614.214.33356
18Dutch Romberger2541739210.123.17813
19Jerry Schypinski*20187019110.271.31422
20Billy Shantz24119391961041.246.299117
21Bill Stewart2414349314332914.290.477235
22Donald Taylor2694297691335.232.347103Stats for 3 teams
23Jim Trew*307125462950.244.31981
24Ozzie Van Brabant25387816200.205.23118
25Ken Weiss?--69204581410.284.36374Stats for 2 teams
26Robert Williams226623649821.208.27164
26 Players26.4154577749966541218198524159240693698.244.336.329.665164388
* - 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
1James Bell24910.4743.5420150.012271597991.4737.30.45.9
2Mason Bowes*24212.1436.3526112.0140101798611.79511.20.64.9
3Cy Buker3411
4Harry Desert2914.2007.012168.09767539381.98512.81.25.0
5Leo Ghilardi?1914
6Bill Hockenbury2748.3334.821984.09566457591.83310.20.86.3
7Ed Hrabczak29138.6193.7527173.017385727691.3999.00.43.6
8Mike Kume26811.4214.0827172.0174937881081.6409.10.45.7
9Dutch Romberger251318.4193.9139221.0241123967681.3989.80.32.8
10Ozzie Van Brabant251410.5834.0937207.02081169471071.5229.00.34.7
10 Players25.96787.435154154812
* - 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


Dutch Romberger390.00
Ozzie Van Brabant370.00
Ed Hrabczak270.00
Mike Kume270.00
Mason Bowes260.00
Harry Desert210.00
James Bell200.00
Leo Ghilardi140.00
Cy Buker110.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
James Bell24RR6' 0.0"1761928
Mason Bowes24RL6' 0.0"185Aug 12, 1927Roxboro, NC, US
Peter Brozovich27R5' 9.0"1851925
Cy Buker34LR5' 11.0"190Feb 5, 1918Greenwood, WI, US
Thomas Butts32RR5' 7.0"140Aug 27, 1919Sparta, GA, US
Don Davis23RR5' 9.0"180Aug 14, 1928Cressona, PA, US
Harry Desert29RR6' 2.0"178Sep 12, 1922
Bob Gardner29R5' 9.0"170Aug 22, 1922
Leo Ghilardi19R5' 11.0"1851933
Bill Hockenbury27RR6' 2.0"2001925
Daniel Holden27LL5' 11.0"165May 26, 1925Vancouver, BC, CA
Ed Hrabczak29RR6' 4.0"215Feb 17, 1923
Mike Kume26RR6' 1.0"195May 19, 1926Premier, WV, US
John Magliolo23L5' 10.0"1651929
Joseph Mangini32L5' 10.0"184Feb 21, 1920
Buddy Reedy22LR5' 11.0"170Dec 10, 1929Savannah, GA, US
Lewis Richardson35R5' 9.0"1851917
Dutch Romberger25RR6' 0.0"185May 26, 1927Klingerstown, PA, US
Jerry Schypinski20LR5' 10.0"170Sep 16, 1931Detroit, MI, US
Billy Shantz24RR6' 1.0"160Jul 31, 1927Pottstown, PA, US
Bill Stewart24RR5' 11.0"200Apr 12, 1928Bay City, MI, US
Donald Taylor26R6' 1.0"1901926
Jim Trew30L5' 11.0"180Feb 23, 1922West Frankfort, IL, US
Ozzie Van Brabant25RR6' 1.0"165Sep 28, 1926Kingsville, ON, CA
Ken Weiss--Unknown
Robert Williams22R6' 0.0"1781930

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