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1957 Columbus Foxes

1957 > Class A > 1957 South Atlantic League
Overall: 81-73
Scored 659 runs, Allowed 575 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-67

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Skeeter Newsome
Represented: Columbus, GA
Ballpark: n/a
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 John Bartek* 22 2 4 0 .000
2 Ronald Bennett* 25 112 482 377 73 105 13 5 13 42 13 90 57 .279 .426 .443 .869 167 8 6 1 4
3 Ronny Camacho 21 91 331 289 34 65 12 1 3 29 0 35 42 .225 .310 .304 .615 88 2 2 3 1
4 Pedro Cardenal 21 15 64 59 7 15 4 1 1 8 1 4 2 .254 .302 .407 .708 24 0 1 0 1
5 Donald Catchot* 23 32 135 118 15 30 1 1 0 12 0 14 10 .254 .333 .280 .613 33 0 3 0 1
6 Harvey Cohen 23 28 30 24 4 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 11 .167 .286 .208 .494 5 0 2 0 0
7 Glen Crable 24 13 36 31 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 3 10 .161 .235 .194 .429 6 0 2 0 0
8 Richard Czekaj 21 108 383 336 52 79 11 0 18 58 5 34 67 .235 .317 .429 .745 144 7 4 2 8 Stats for 2 teams
9 Alfred Davis 21 29 77 64 7 15 2 1 1 5 1 12 17 .234 .364 .344 .707 22 1 0 0 0
10 David Dexter 21 6 6 3 .500
11 Lindon Duncan* 21 34 147 126 11 23 2 1 2 14 0 19 17 .183 .290 .262 .552 33 0 2 0 1
12 Eduardo Escalante* 24 4 14 0 .000
13 David Garcia 21 100 444 387 51 97 18 5 3 34 8 49 35 .251 .336 .346 .682 134 2 3 3 4
14 Jose Garcia 24 51 219 201 32 57 7 0 2 24 12 11 5 .284 .319 .348 .668 70 0 6 1 0
15 Richard Gentry 24 56 248 210 27 53 6 3 2 17 3 34 42 .252 .357 .338 .695 71 0 4 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
16 Bill Getz 24 6 3 0 .000
17 Leo Giannecchini 25 4 6 1 .167
18 Bob Gibson 21 10 22 22 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 .045 .045 .045 .091 1 0 0 0 0
19 Herman Grabert 23 16 58 49 5 10 0 1 0 6 1 5 5 .204 .310 .245 .555 12 3 0 1 0
20 Al Grandcolas 24 93 390 312 67 89 17 1 17 68 0 65 38 .285 .413 .510 .923 159 6 3 4 4
21 Richard Hicks* 21 3 2 1 .500
22 Kenny Hilyer 24 78 328 268 45 75 16 2 7 40 2 51 32 .280 .400 .433 .833 116 4 3 2 3
23 Larry Kendig 24 1 1 0 .000
24 Fred Koenig 36 62 258 221 41 58 12 2 6 44 3 27 37 .262 .348 .416 .764 92 4 2 4 6
25 William Kunkle* 23 53 202 190 23 39 3 2 5 21 1 10 38 .205 .243 .321 .564 61 0 0 2 1
26 Fred Marolewski 28 56 217 188 25 50 10 1 4 28 4 22 32 .266 .338 .394 .732 74 0 4 3 1
27 James McArdle 27 104 373 323 24 66 12 0 2 31 0 45 41 .204 .303 .260 .563 84 1 3 1 8
28 Joe McClain 24 22 59 55 11 14 3 0 1 7 0 2 7 .255 .276 .364 .639 20 0 1 1 0
29 John McDevitt 26 2 2 0 .000
30 Mel Nelson 21 24 82 77 7 12 1 2 2 5 1 4 23 .156 .207 .299 .506 23 1 0 0 0
31 Richard Niesyto 25 47 15 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .182 .357 .182 .539 2 0 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
32 Ernest Palmieri 22 24 65 57 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 12 .053 .115 .053 .167 3 0 4 0 0
33 Robert Rand 23 39 146 118 13 24 1 1 1 11 0 21 13 .203 .317 .254 .571 30 0 4 3 4
34 Terry Reber 21 2 4 1 .250
35 Whitey Ries 27 119 496 426 48 128 32 4 5 73 3 62 24 .300 .389 .430 .819 183 3 0 5 8 Stats for 2 teams
36 Bill Smith* 23 44 102 93 12 22 5 0 1 8 1 6 25 .237 .283 .323 .605 30 0 3 0 0
37 James Smith* 22 6 9 2 .222
38 William Stephens* 26 21 74 67 8 17 3 0 1 8 0 2 10 .254 .274 .343 .617 23 1 1 3 1
39 Ted Thiem* 21 46 96 93 5 13 3 0 0 7 0 2 27 .140 .158 .172 .330 16 0 1 0 0
40 Carlos Thorne 21 25 45 40 3 10 2 0 0 3 0 1 6 .250 .279 .300 .579 12 1 2 1 0
41 Paul Toth 22 46 39 37 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 .162 .162 .162 .324 6 0 2 0 0
42 Bill Wells 24 23 51 39 6 8 4 0 1 5 0 11 13 .205 .392 .385 .777 15 1 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
43 Bob White* 22 51 189 169 13 37 7 0 0 11 2 18 22 .219 .293 .260 .553 44 0 1 1 3
44 Alan Willner 24 115 447 412 49 96 15 0 8 46 2 30 40 .233 .284 .328 .611 135 0 3 2 2
45 Douglas Young 24 4 7 1 .143
45 Players 24.1 156 5789 5033 659 1215 205 33 85 585 55 37 641 716 .241 .325 .346 .671 1741 72 43 58
* - 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 John Bartek* 22 1 0 1.000 2
2 Harvey Cohen 23 2 5 .286 3.99 28 6 2 0 88.0 73 42 39 8 43 2 60 2 0 1 1.318 7.5 0.8 4.4 6.1 1.40
3 Glen Crable 24 8 1 .889 1.78 12 11 6 2 91.0 74 19 18 4 24 1 35 0 0 4 1.077 7.3 0.4 2.4 3.5 1.46
4 Vernon Cray 27 0 0 1
5 David Dexter 21 0 2 .000 5
6 Bill Getz 24 2 1 .667 6
7 Leo Giannecchini 25 2 0 1.000 4
8 Bob Gibson 21 4 3 .571 3.77 8 8 2 0 43.0 36 26 18 2 34 2 24 1 1 0 1.628 7.5 0.4 7.1 5.0 0.71
9 Richard Hicks* 21 0 2 .000 3
10 Arthur Huinker* 22 0 0 1
11 Larry Kendig 24 0 0 1
12 Joe McClain 24 11 3 .786 2.06 17 15 12 2 131.0 107 40 30 4 35 2 62 2 0 1 1.084 7.4 0.3 2.4 4.3 1.77
13 Richard Niesyto 25 4 2 .667 1.78 47 0 0 0 76.0 51 20 15 1 35 4 53 1 1 3 1.132 6.0 0.1 4.1 6.3 1.51 Stats for 2 teams
14 Ernest Palmieri 22 7 12 .368 3.22 23 21 9 0 162.0 129 76 58 8 102 6 98 3 2 5 1.426 7.2 0.4 5.7 5.4 0.96
15 Darold Satchell* 23 1 0 1.000 2
16 Bill Smith* 23 16 8 .667 3.12 35 30 18 6 242.0 218 102 84 16 106 8 163 2 3 4 1.339 8.1 0.6 3.9 6.1 1.54
17 Ted Thiem 21 15 12 .556 2.77 36 28 10 2 218.0 212 103 67 13 68 2 122 3 0 4 1.284 8.8 0.5 2.8 5.0 1.79
18 Carlos Thorne 21 4 11 .267 3.26 23 16 9 1 127.0 118 52 46 10 57 2 76 3 0 6 1.378 8.4 0.7 4.0 5.4 1.33
19 Paul Toth 22 7 10 .412 2.52 46 6 0 0 118.0 102 41 33 5 50 8 61 4 0 4 1.288 7.8 0.4 3.8 4.7 1.22
19 Players 22.6 81 73 .526 3.04 156 156 86 70 16 1360.0 1183 575 460 82 604 54 766 33 7 32 1.314 7.8 0.5 4.0 5.1 1.27
* - 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
James McArdle 101 493 40 9 8 .983 5.28 14
Richard Czekaj 100 533 42 13 9 .978 5.75 16 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Rand 36 196 18 3 3 .986 5.94 2
Bill Wells 19 76 4 2 0 .976 4.21 1 Stats for 2 teams
Alfred Davis 15 50 6 1 2 .982 3.73 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Marolewski 56 498 41 6 49 .989 9.63
Bob White 47 432 42 5 35 .990 10.09
Whitey Ries 38 310 30 6 37 .983 8.95 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenny Hilyer 78 211 259 13 53 .973 6.03
Ronny Camacho 74 180 214 12 41 .970 5.32
Richard Gentry 26 60 81 11 12 .928 5.42 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Whitey Ries 79 99 141 25 11 .906 3.04 Stats for 2 teams
Fred Koenig 57 55 101 16 15 .907 2.74
Al Grandcolas 20 20 41 5 5 .924 3.05
William Stephens 10 10 22 1 1 .970 3.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Grandcolas 73 96 202 13 48 .958 4.08
David Garcia 64 114 199 15 43 .954 4.89
Richard Gentry 17 35 49 7 15 .923 4.94 Stats for 2 teams

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Bennett 111 210 9 9 5 .961 1.97
Alan Willner 109 238 9 6 1 .976 2.27
Jose Garcia 51 84 3 4 0 .956 1.71
William Kunkle 50 85 5 5 0 .947 1.80
Lindon Duncan 34 58 2 3 0 .952 1.76
David Garcia 32 50 1 3 0 .944 1.59
Donald Catchot 30 56 5 3 1 .953 2.03
Mel Nelson 22 59 3 3 0 .954 2.82
Pedro Cardenal 15 31 1 0 0 1.000 2.13
Herman Grabert 15 19 0 5 0 .792 1.27

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Niesyto 47 4 9 1 1 .929 0.28 Stats for 2 teams
Paul Toth 46 3 19 0 3 1.000 0.48
Ted Thiem 36 13 25 4 5 .905 1.06
Bill Smith 35 11 41 9 1 .852 1.49
Harvey Cohen 28 8 19 1 0 .964 0.96
Ernest Palmieri 23 7 30 3 1 .925 1.61
Carlos Thorne 23 11 36 2 1 .959 2.04
Joe McClain 17 11 27 1 3 .974 2.24
Glen Crable 12 5 15 0 1 1.000 1.67
Bob Gibson 8 0.00
Bill Getz 6 0.00
David Dexter 5 0.00
Leo Giannecchini 4 0.00
Richard Hicks 3 0.00
John Bartek 2 0.00
Darold Satchell 2 0.00
Vernon Cray 1 0.00
Arthur Huinker 1 0.00
Larry Kendig 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
John Bartek 22 L L 5' 11.0" 175 1935
Ronald Bennett 25 L 5' 8.0" 175 1932
Ronny Camacho 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 26, 1935 Empalme, Sonora, MX
Pedro Cardenal 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 23, 1935 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Donald Catchot 23 L L 5' 8.0" 160 1934
Harvey Cohen 23 R R 6' 3.0" 210 1934
Glen Crable 24 R R 5' 11.0" 162 1933
Vernon Cray 27 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1930
Richard Czekaj 21 R 5' 8.0" 180 Aug 30, 1935 Philadelphia, PA, US
Alfred Davis 21 R 5' 10.0" 200 1936
David Dexter 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1936
Lindon Duncan 21 L R 6' 2.0" 170 1936
Eduardo Escalante 24 L L 5' 11.0" 185 1933
David Garcia 21 R R 5' 8.0" 155 Aug 16, 1935 Empalme, Sonora, MX
Jose Garcia 24 R R 5' 8.0" 180 1933
Richard Gentry 24 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 12, 1932 Torrence County, NM, US
Bill Getz 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1933
Leo Giannecchini 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1932
Bob Gibson 21 R R 6' 1.0" 189 Nov 9, 1935 Omaha, NE, US
Herman Grabert 23 R 6' 0.0" 190 1934
Al Grandcolas 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 14, 1932 Belleville, IL, US
Richard Hicks 21 L L 6' 4.0" 190 1936
Kenny Hilyer 24 R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 26, 1933 Fremont, NE, US
Arthur Huinker 22 L L 5' 10.0" 175 1935
Larry Kendig 24 R R 6' 3.0" 187 1933
Fred Koenig 36 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 27, 1921 St. Louis, MO, US
William Kunkle 23 L 5' 9.0" 165 1934
Fred Marolewski 28 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Oct 6, 1928 Chicago, IL, US
James McArdle 27 R 5' 11.0" 195 1930
Joe McClain 24 R R 6' 0.0" 183 May 5, 1933 Johnson City, TN, US
John McDevitt 26 R 5' 10.0" 190 1931
Mel Nelson 21 R L 6' 0.0" 185 May 30, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Richard Niesyto 25 R R 6' 1.0" 178 1932
Ernest Palmieri 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 20, 1934 New York, NY, US
Robert Rand 23 R 6' 2.0" 185 1934
Terry Reber 21 R 5' 11.0" 180 1936
Whitey Ries 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 3, 1929 St. Louis, MO, US
Darold Satchell 23 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 17, 1934 Stapleton, NE, US
Bill Smith 23 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 8, 1934 Washington, DC, US
James Smith 22 L 5' 10.0" 175 1935
William Stephens 26 L 6' 1.0" 175 1931 Wrightsville, GA, US
Ted Thiem 21 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1935 Oakdale, NE, US
Carlos Thorne 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1936
Paul Toth 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 30, 1935 McRoberts, KY, US
Bill Wells 24 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jan 18, 1933 Glendale, CA, US
Bob White 22 L 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 18, 1934 Houston, TX, US
Alan Willner 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1933
Douglas Young 24 R 5' 8.0" 165 1933

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