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1957 Burlington Bees

1957 > Class B > 1957 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: 57-71
Scored 557 runs, Allowed 574 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-66

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Ken Raffensberger
Represented: Burlington, IA
Ballpark: Community Field (Burlington, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1956 / 1958

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 Fred Caviness 20 32 106 92 5 18 3 0 0 12 1 13 17 .196 .292 .228 .521 21 0 0 1
2 Ed Donnelly 24 22 30 25 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 .200 .333 .200 .533 5 0 0 0
3 Jim Dunn 26 26 63 58 3 10 0 0 0 3 0 3 11 .172 .226 .172 .398 10 1 1 0
4 Gene Dziadura 21 1 1 0 .000
5 Jack Evans 20 18 67 50 8 9 1 0 0 2 1 15 17 .180 .369 .200 .569 10 0 2 0
6 Carroll Gholson* 24 10 41 38 3 7 3 0 0 5 0 3 10 .184 .244 .263 .507 10 0 0 0
7 Ron Goerger* 20 35 66 60 6 9 1 0 1 7 0 1 23 .150 .164 .217 .381 13 0 5 0
8 John Goetz 19 41 66 59 4 9 3 0 0 4 0 4 16 .153 .206 .203 .410 12 0 3 0
9 Russ Gragg* 23 98 445 380 62 98 10 1 2 24 13 59 25 .258 .359 .305 .664 116 1 5 0
10 Lee Handley 22 81 329 270 50 75 8 0 14 55 0 50 48 .278 .394 .463 .857 125 4 2 3
11 David Hanrahan 22 114 532 460 64 102 15 1 3 37 7 59 55 .222 .311 .278 .589 128 1 11 1
12 Wesley Hedges* 21 4 6 1 .167
13 Duane Hermon* 24 20 67 49 13 6 4 0 0 4 0 16 22 .122 .348 .204 .553 10 1 1 0
14 Lorenzo Jackson 24 4 2 0 .000
15 Carl Johnson 23 12 28 25 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 2 9 .160 .222 .160 .382 4 0 1 0
16 Lou Johnson 22 87 319 274 43 67 17 2 6 42 22 33 71 .245 .340 .387 .727 106 7 4 1
17 John Kreuter* 23 125 558 474 67 131 21 1 7 64 6 73 41 .276 .370 .369 .739 175 0 6 5
18 Samuel Mauney 24 62 220 203 18 58 13 1 1 29 0 12 22 .286 .333 .374 .708 76 3 1 1
19 Richard Meder 22 13 29 23 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 12 .087 .276 .087 .363 2 0 0 0
20 William Milone 22 15 13 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .250 .455 .250 .705 2 0 2 0
21 Ken Raffensberger 39 23 14 10 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 7 .100 .357 .100 .457 1 0 0 0
22 Joseph Ridge 24 128 591 524 79 145 18 4 5 43 25 54 47 .277 .348 .355 .703 186 5 5 3
23 Kenneth Rollins 21 2 1 0 .000
24 James Schandevel 20 44 88 79 5 14 2 0 0 4 0 3 28 .177 .217 .203 .419 16 1 5 0
25 John Schomer 19 8 11 1 .091
26 Alvin Seeger 25 128 514 437 41 89 8 2 0 45 0 66 71 .204 .306 .231 .537 101 0 8 3
27 Giles Setzer* 26 46 187 155 18 45 7 1 2 24 6 24 28 .290 .395 .387 .782 60 4 2 2
28 Pete Spasoff* 24 12 28 22 3 5 1 0 0 3 0 4 7 .227 .346 .273 .619 6 0 2 0
29 Gene Steiger 24 21 71 61 7 13 0 0 3 11 0 8 19 .213 .324 .361 .685 22 2 0 0
30 John Swiech 22 85 322 252 32 63 6 1 2 30 4 57 39 .250 .394 .306 .699 77 4 7 2
31 Jim Woods 17 52 186 174 13 39 5 0 2 24 1 8 37 .224 .274 .287 .562 50 4 0 0
31 Players 22.8 128 4956 4272 557 1028 147 14 48 472 85 590 715 .241 .331 .315 .647 1347 72 22
* - 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 Ed Donnelly 24 3 3 .500 2.40 20 7 1 1 75.0 56 23 20 3 37 39 2 0 3 1.240 6.7 0.4 4.4 4.7 1.05
2 Jim Dunn 26 12 4 .750 2.43 24 16 11 1 152.0 126 49 41 12 58 101 4 0 2 1.211 7.5 0.7 3.4 6.0 1.74
3 Ron Goerger* 20 9 12 .429 3.53 34 21 6 2 171.0 149 92 67 11 107 159 7 7 22 1.497 7.8 0.6 5.6 8.4 1.49
4 John Goetz 19 9 12 .429 3.63 41 19 6 0 186.0 164 96 75 10 118 165 7 1 8 1.516 7.9 0.5 5.7 8.0 1.40
5 Carl Johnson 23 4 6 .400 4.44 12 10 5 0 73.0 62 49 36 8 48 62 2 0 7 1.507 7.6 1.0 5.9 7.6 1.29
6 Richard Meder 22 4 8 .333 4.96 13 13 5 1 78.0 80 52 43 3 41 30 3 0 3 1.551 9.2 0.3 4.7 3.5 0.73
7 William Milone 22 1 3 .250 5.86 15 5 1 0 43.0 52 30 28 7 26 26 2 0 1 1.814 10.9 1.5 5.4 5.4 1.00
8 Ken Raffensberger* 39 0 2 .000 2.15 21 2 0 0 46.0 45 13 11 2 4 21 1 0 1 1.065 8.8 0.4 0.8 4.1 5.25
9 Kenneth Rollins 21 0 0 6.75 2 1 0 0 4.0 8 7 3 1 6 2 2 0 1 3.500 18.0 2.2 13.5 4.5 0.33
10 James Schandevel 20 12 14 .462 3.92 41 25 9 1 209.0 179 113 91 13 136 134 1 0 9 1.507 7.7 0.6 5.9 5.8 0.99
11 John Schomer 19 0 3 .000 3.00 8 2 0 0 30.0 29 16 10 2 13 14 2 0 2 1.400 8.7 0.6 3.9 4.2 1.08
12 Pete Spasoff* 24 3 4 .429 3.71 10 7 4 1 63.0 57 34 26 1 21 45 4 0 6 1.238 8.1 0.1 3.0 6.4 2.14
12 Players 22.6 57 71 .445 3.59 128 128 80 48 7 1130.0 1007 574 451 73 615 798 37 8 65 1.435 8.0 0.6 4.9 6.4 1.30
* - 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
John Swiech 71 496 50 6 8 .989 7.69 10
Samuel Mauney 43 264 25 9 3 .970 6.72 9
Gene Steiger 17 112 11 2 1 .984 7.24 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Kreuter 124 947 90 18 99 .983 8.36

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alvin Seeger 128 328 298 23 76 .965 4.89

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Woods 51 46 90 6 3 .958 2.67
Giles Setzer 41 38 65 12 7 .896 2.51
Joseph Ridge 19 13 15 1 0 .966 1.47
Jack Evans 11 8 13 6 1 .778 1.91
Carroll Gholson 10 2 15 6 0 .739 1.70

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Hanrahan 109 201 296 29 74 .945 4.56
Joseph Ridge 15 22 41 14 3 .818 4.20

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joseph Ridge 100 214 13 11 5 .954 2.27
Russ Gragg 94 217 8 6 3 .974 2.39
Lee Handley 76 121 5 8 0 .940 1.66
Lou Johnson 74 145 8 3 1 .981 2.07
Fred Caviness 27 33 1 0 1 1.000 1.26
Duane Hermon 12 14 1 1 0 .938 1.25

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Goetz 41 12 31 5 1 .896 1.05
James Schandevel 41 18 47 8 5 .890 1.59
Ron Goerger 34 4 19 2 0 .920 0.68
Jim Dunn 24 12 28 1 3 .976 1.67
Ken Raffensberger 21 2 5 2 1 .778 0.33
Ed Donnelly 20 8 20 1 0 .966 1.40
William Milone 15 2 15 1 2 .944 1.13
Richard Meder 13 6 13 2 1 .905 1.46
Carl Johnson 12 5 8 1 1 .929 1.08
Pete Spasoff 10 2 15 0 0 1.000 1.70
John Schomer 8 0.00
Kenneth Rollins 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Fred Caviness 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 2, 1936
Ed Donnelly 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 10, 1932 Allen, MI, US
Jim Dunn 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 25, 1931 Valdosta, GA, US
Gene Dziadura 21 R 5' 11.0" 165 1936 Windsor, ON, CA
Jack Evans 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1937
Carroll Gholson 24 L R 6' 2.0" 185 1933
Ron Goerger 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 23, 1937 Tacoma, WA, US
John Goetz 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 24, 1937 Goetzville, MI, US
Russ Gragg 23 L R 6' 1.0" 175 1934
Lee Handley 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 3, 1935 Chicago, IL, US
David Hanrahan 22 R 5' 7.0" 165 1935
Wesley Hedges 21 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1936
Duane Hermon 24 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 4, 1933 Sacramento, CA, US
Lorenzo Jackson 24 R 5' 11.0" 189 1933
Carl Johnson 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 18, 1933
Lou Johnson 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 22, 1934 Lexington, KY, US
John Kreuter 23 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 4, 1934 Metropolis, IL, US
Samuel Mauney 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 16, 1932 Belmont, NC, US
Richard Meder 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1935
William Milone 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1935
Ken Raffensberger 39 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 8, 1917 York, PA, US
Joseph Ridge 24 R 6' 0.0" 185 1933
Kenneth Rollins 21 R R 5' 9.0" 190 1936
James Schandevel 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 15, 1937
John Schomer 19 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1938
Alvin Seeger 25 R 6' 0.0" 175 1932
Giles Setzer 26 L R 6' 2.0" 175 1931
Pete Spasoff 24 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Feb 12, 1933 Battle Creek, MI, US
Gene Steiger 24 R 6' 0.0" 190 1933
John Swiech 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 29, 1934 Woonsocket, RI, US
Jim Woods 17 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 17, 1939 Chicago, IL, US

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