Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1954 Durham Bulls


1954 Durham Bulls

1954 > Class B > 1954 Carolina League
Overall: 70-68
Scored 705 runs, Allowed 718 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-70

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Charlie Metro
Represented: Durham, NC
Ballpark: n/a
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 George Alusik 19 26 108 86 16 29 4 1 1 15 0 14 16 .337 .442 .442 .884 38 3 4 1
2 Bob Bruce 21 28 62 52 4 8 2 0 0 4 0 9 7 .154 .279 .192 .471 10 0 1 0
3 George Bullard 25 120 542 461 82 157 26 8 9 55 28 64 71 .341 .417 .490 .907 226 1 9 7
4 Dick Camilli 22 34 145 127 17 32 12 0 1 8 3 14 19 .252 .331 .370 .701 47 2 0 2
5 Robert Cruze 24 34 85 72 16 20 5 0 2 4 0 10 11 .278 .366 .431 .796 31 0 3 0
6 Rowland Davies* 20 10 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
7 Steve Demeter 19 138 593 550 86 169 48 7 23 111 4 25 76 .307 .333 .545 .878 300 0 10 8
8 Enid Drake* 25 1 1 0 .000
9 Harry Durkin* 22 39 161 136 21 42 8 2 2 18 1 16 18 .309 .385 .441 .826 60 2 5 2
10 Joseph Emery 20 36 50 45 6 9 3 0 0 8 0 1 10 .200 .234 .267 .501 12 1 3 0
11 Virgil Estep 22 4 8 1 .125
12 Paul Franks* 20 4 4 1 .250
13 William Hoffer 23 137 576 520 84 166 31 2 10 66 13 45 63 .319 .371 .444 .816 231 0 8 3
14 Gene Host# 21 11 22 20 5 6 3 1 0 3 0 2 4 .300 .364 .550 .914 11 0 0 0
15 Gail Larsen 24 66 280 232 37 64 17 4 1 35 8 40 49 .276 .387 .397 .783 92 2 6 0
16 Richard Leach 22 11 25 21 1 7 1 0 1 4 0 4 5 .333 .440 .524 .964 11 0 0 0
17 Robert Loschke* 22 11 12 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .182 .250 .182 .432 2 0 0 0
18 Nelson MacCallum 25 22 41 32 6 12 2 1 1 5 1 8 2 .375 .512 .594 1.106 19 1 0 0
19 Francis McElroy 24 12 48 43 3 5 0 0 0 1 2 3 7 .116 .208 .116 .325 5 2 0 0
20 Edmund McNulty 22 4 3 0 .000
21 Robert Mische 23 7 3 0 .000
22 Robert Nemes 25 17 24 22 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 .136 .208 .136 .345 3 0 0 0
23 Warren Neuberger 22 22 26 23 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 9 .174 .269 .217 .487 5 0 0 0
24 Eddie Neville* 31 54 106 95 17 20 7 0 0 7 1 11 19 .211 .292 .284 .577 27 0 0 0
25 Patrick O'Neill* 25 23 85 80 13 25 4 1 0 8 2 5 9 .313 .353 .388 .740 31 0 0 0
26 Bobo Osborne* 18 138 593 518 74 120 24 5 22 82 4 61 141 .232 .314 .425 .739 220 3 7 4
27 Emil Restaino 25 58 243 211 30 64 15 4 6 37 0 26 25 .303 .382 .498 .879 105 2 2 2
28 John Risch 22 2 8 1 .125
29 Jimmy Sady 24 80 250 213 34 51 14 0 8 27 0 29 56 .239 .337 .418 .755 89 3 4 1
30 John Schuett 23 16 18 13 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 11 .154 .353 .154 .507 2 0 1 0
31 Bob Shaw 21 40 64 51 9 8 1 0 0 6 0 8 18 .157 .283 .176 .460 9 1 4 0
32 Walt Streuli 18 113 407 354 52 104 27 1 11 55 3 40 45 .294 .372 .469 .840 166 5 6 2
33 Robert Taylor* 23 131 596 520 74 153 22 4 7 53 8 56 59 .294 .369 .392 .762 204 7 11 2
34 Richard VanderZee* 25 6 2 1 .500
35 Peter Viteretto* 20 13 54 49 4 13 2 0 0 1 1 2 7 .265 .302 .306 .608 15 1 1 1
36 Richard Wirth? -- 2 1 1 1.000
37 John Zeitler 21 15 63 51 5 8 1 1 0 7 0 9 7 .157 .279 .216 .494 11 0 2 1
37 Players 22.0 138 5281 4642 705 1307 280 42 106 623 78 514 787 .282 .351 .428 .779 1989 87 38
* - 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 Bob Bruce 21 13 8 .619 3.42 28 20 14 4 158.0 139 71 60 7 67 122 10 1 8 1.304 7.9 0.4 3.8 6.9 1.82
2 Robert Cruze* 24 19 7 .731 2.77 33 25 17 4 211.0 198 80 65 12 71 116 7 1 5 1.275 8.4 0.5 3.0 4.9 1.63
3 Rowland Davies* 20 1 2 .333 8
4 Joseph Emery 20 6 7 .462 4.98 35 15 2 0 130.0 159 93 72 7 67 76 2 1 8 1.738 11.0 0.5 4.6 5.3 1.13
5 Paul Franks* 20 1 0 1.000 4
6 Gene Host* 21 4 3 .571 4.31 10 5 2 0 48.0 40 29 23 3 33 39 1 1 1 1.521 7.5 0.6 6.2 7.3 1.18
7 Robert Loschke* 22 1 4 .200 4.15 11 5 1 0 39.0 40 27 18 2 40 21 3 1 3 2.051 9.2 0.5 9.2 4.8 0.53
8 Edmund McNulty 22 0 1 .000 4
9 Robert Mische* 23 0 0 7
10 Robert Nemes 25 3 3 .500 4.42 17 6 0 0 57.0 62 37 28 5 23 26 2 0 2 1.491 9.8 0.8 3.6 4.1 1.13
11 Warren Neuberger 22 2 6 .250 6.09 20 11 2 0 68.0 93 63 46 4 40 15 2 0 3 1.956 12.3 0.5 5.3 2.0 0.38
12 Eddie Neville* 31 12 11 .522 3.83 43 23 10 1 216.0 267 128 92 15 52 119 6 1 4 1.477 11.1 0.6 2.2 5.0 2.29
13 Jimmy Sady? 24 0 0 1
14 John Schuett* 23 2 3 .400 4.24 16 7 2 0 51.0 68 41 24 1 23 16 5 0 1 1.784 12.0 0.2 4.1 2.8 0.70
15 Bob Shaw 21 6 13 .316 5.00 37 16 3 1 153.0 159 102 85 16 58 99 4 2 6 1.418 9.4 0.9 3.4 5.8 1.71
16 Richard VanderZee* 25 0 0 6
16 Players 23.4 70 68 .507 138 138 718
* - 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
Walt Streuli 107 544 49 12 10 .980 5.54 8
Jimmy Sady 33 160 13 8 2 .956 5.24 8

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobo Osborne 138 1134 75 18 109 .985 8.76

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Taylor 125 304 299 30 71 .953 4.82
Jimmy Sady 15 32 39 4 2 .947 4.73

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Demeter 137 145 302 48 32 .903 3.26

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gail Larsen 65 110 208 24 10 .930 4.89
Harry Durkin 37 70 90 16 20 .909 4.32
John Zeitler 15 22 40 11 6 .849 4.13
Francis McElroy 12 20 37 6 8 .905 4.75

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Hoffer 137 322 21 22 3 .940 2.50
George Bullard 116 337 16 10 6 .972 3.04
Emil Restaino 55 76 4 3 1 .964 1.45
Dick Camilli 34 72 5 6 0 .928 2.26
George Alusik 26 48 3 3 0 .944 1.96
Patrick O'Neill 21 24 3 2 2 .931 1.29
Jimmy Sady 21 17 3 2 1 .909 0.95
Peter Viteretto 13 30 0 4 0 .882 2.31

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Neville 43 7 46 3 2 .946 1.23
Bob Shaw 37 8 17 3 1 .893 0.68
Joseph Emery 35 5 25 1 0 .968 0.86
Robert Cruze 33 13 35 2 2 .960 1.45
Bob Bruce 28 8 22 4 2 .882 1.07
Warren Neuberger 20 2 12 0 1 1.000 0.70
Robert Nemes 17 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.65
John Schuett 16 3 9 1 0 .923 0.75
Robert Loschke 11 3 7 1 0 .909 0.91
Gene Host 10 4 7 2 2 .846 1.10
Rowland Davies 8 0.00
Robert Mische 7 0.00
Richard VanderZee 6 0.00
Paul Franks 4 0.00
Edmund McNulty 4 0.00
Jimmy Sady 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
George Alusik 19 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Feb 11, 1935 Ashley, PA, US
Bob Bruce 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 16, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
George Bullard 25 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 24, 1928 Lynn, MA, US
Dick Camilli 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1932
Robert Cruze 24 R L 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 21, 1930 Ansonia, OH, US
Rowland Davies 20 L L 5' 11.0" 168 1934
Steve Demeter 19 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Jan 27, 1935 Homer City, PA, US
Enid Drake 25 L 6' 0.0" 200 1929
Harry Durkin 22 L 5' 10.0" 170 1932
Joseph Emery 20 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1934
Virgil Estep 22 R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 27, 1931 Lynn, IN, US
Paul Franks 20 L L 6' 2.0" 190 1934
William Hoffer 23 R 6' 1.0" 190 1931
Gene Host 21 S L 5' 11.0" 190 Jan 1, 1933 Leeper, PA, US
Gail Larsen 24 R 6' 0.0" 170 1930
Richard Leach 22 R 5' 11.0" 180 1932
Robert Loschke 22 L L 6' 2.0" 190 1932
Nelson MacCallum 25 R 6' 1.0" 185 1929
Francis McElroy 24 R 5' 11.0" 165 1930
Edmund McNulty 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Aug 19, 1931 New York, NY, US
Robert Mische 23 R L 6' 0.0" 180 1931
Robert Nemes 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1929
Warren Neuberger 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1932
Eddie Neville 31 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 25, 1922
Patrick O'Neill 25 L 5' 11.0" 170 1929
Bobo Osborne 18 L R 6' 1.0" 205 Oct 12, 1935 Chattahoochee, GA, US
Emil Restaino 25 R 5' 10.0" 171 Jan 7, 1929
John Risch 22 R 6' 0.0" 180 1932
Jimmy Sady 24 R 6' 0.0" 195 Apr 29, 1930 Sacramento, CA, US
John Schuett 23 R L 6' 1.0" 200 1931
Bob Shaw 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 29, 1933 Bronx, NY, US
Walt Streuli 18 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 26, 1935 Memphis, TN, US
Robert Taylor 23 L 5' 11.0" 175 1931
Richard VanderZee 25 L L 6' 0.0" 165 1929
Peter Viteretto 20 L 5' 10.0" 180 1934
Richard Wirth -- Unknown
John Zeitler 21 R 5' 9.0" 170 1933

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.