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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 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 86 29 4 1 1 .337 .442 38
2 Bob Bruce 21 28 52 8 2 0 0 .154 .192 10
3 George Bullard 25 120 461 157 26 8 9 .341 .490 226
4 Dick Camilli 22 34 127 32 12 0 1 .252 .370 47
5 Robert Cruze 24 34 72 20 5 0 2 .278 .431 31
6 Rowland Davies* 20 10 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
7 Steve Demeter 19 138 550 169 48 7 23 .307 .545 300
8 Enid Drake* 25 1 1
9 Harry Durkin* 22 39 136 42 8 2 2 .309 .441 60
10 Joseph Emery 20 36 45 9 3 0 0 .200 .267 12
11 Virgil Estep 22 4 8
12 Paul Franks* 20 4 4
13 William Hoffer 23 137 520 166 31 2 10 .319 .444 231
14 Gene Host# 21 11 20 6 3 1 0 .300 .550 11
15 Gail Larsen 24 66 232 64 17 4 1 .276 .397 92
16 Richard Leach 22 11 21 7 1 0 1 .333 .524 11
17 Robert Loschke* 22 11 11 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
18 Nelson MacCallum 25 22 32 12 2 1 1 .375 .594 19
19 Francis McElroy 24 12 43 5 0 0 0 .116 .116 5
20 Edmund McNulty 22 4 3
21 Robert Mische 23 7 3
22 Robert Nemes 25 17 22 3 0 0 0 .136 .136 3
23 Warren Neuberger 22 22 23 4 1 0 0 .174 .217 5
24 Eddie Neville* 31 54 95 20 7 0 0 .211 .284 27
25 Patrick O'Neill* 25 23 80 25 4 1 0 .313 .388 31
26 Bobo Osborne* 18 138 518 120 24 5 22 .232 .425 220
27 Emil Restaino 25 58 211 64 15 4 6 .303 .498 105
28 John Risch 22 2 8
29 Jimmy Sady 24 80 213 51 14 0 8 .239 .418 89
30 John Schuett 23 16 13 2 0 0 0 .154 .154 2
31 Bob Shaw 21 40 51 8 1 0 0 .157 .176 9
32 Walt Streuli 18 113 354 104 27 1 11 .294 .469 166
33 Robert Taylor* 23 131 520 153 22 4 7 .294 .392 204
34 Richard VanderZee* 25 6 2
35 Peter Viteretto* 20 13 49 13 2 0 0 .265 .306 15
36 Richard Wirth? -- 2 1
37 John Zeitler 21 15 51 8 1 1 0 .157 .216 11
37 Players 22.0 138 5281 4642 705 1307 280 42 106 623 78 514 787 .282 .351 .428 .779 1989 87 38
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 Bob Bruce 21 13 8 .619 3.42 28 20 158.0 139 71 60 7 67 1.304 7.9 0.4 3.8
2 Robert Cruze* 24 19 7 .731 2.77 33 25 211.0 198 80 65 12 71 1.275 8.4 0.5 3.0
3 Rowland Davies* 20 1 2 .333 8
4 Joseph Emery 20 6 7 .462 4.98 35 15 130.0 159 93 72 7 67 1.738 11.0 0.5 4.6
5 Paul Franks* 20 1 0 1.000 4
6 Gene Host* 21 4 3 .571 4.31 10 5 48.0 40 29 23 3 33 1.521 7.5 0.6 6.2
7 Robert Loschke* 22 1 4 .200 4.15 11 5 39.0 40 27 18 2 40 2.051 9.2 0.5 9.2
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 57.0 62 37 28 5 23 1.491 9.8 0.8 3.6
11 Warren Neuberger 22 2 6 .250 6.09 20 11 68.0 93 63 46 4 40 1.956 12.3 0.5 5.3
12 Eddie Neville* 31 12 11 .522 3.83 43 23 216.0 267 128 92 15 52 1.477 11.1 0.6 2.2
13 Jimmy Sady? 24 0 0 1
14 John Schuett* 23 2 3 .400 4.24 16 7 51.0 68 41 24 1 23 1.784 12.0 0.2 4.1
15 Bob Shaw 21 6 13 .316 5.00 37 16 153.0 159 102 85 16 58 1.418 9.4 0.9 3.4
16 Richard VanderZee* 25 0 0 6
16 Players 23.4 70 68 .507 138 138 718

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Neville 43 0.00
Bob Shaw 37 0.00
Joseph Emery 35 0.00
Robert Cruze 33 0.00
Bob Bruce 28 0.00
Warren Neuberger 20 0.00
Robert Nemes 17 0.00
John Schuett 16 0.00
Robert Loschke 11 0.00
Gene Host 10 0.00
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

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
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

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