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1956 Toronto Maple Leafs

1956 > Class AAA > 1956 International League
Overall: 86-66
Scored 703 runs, Allowed 586 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-63

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Bruno Betzel
Represented: Toronto, ON, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

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 Bill Antonello 29 5 6 1 .167
2 Rudy Arias* 25 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Loren Babe* 28 133 539 454 55 119 21 4 5 54 6 76 33 .262 .368 .359 .727 163 2 3 4
4 Frank Barnes 29 4 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
5 Earl Battey 21 36 126 101 9 18 2 0 2 7 0 22 20 .178 .323 .257 .580 26 0 2 1
6 Ed Blake 30 47 117 103 9 28 3 1 1 10 0 12 17 .272 .345 .350 .694 36 0 1 1
7 Walter Derucki 30 62 156 138 20 29 3 1 4 12 2 15 32 .210 .288 .333 .621 46 0 3 0
8 Bill Fischer 25 13 20 18 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 .167 .250 .167 .417 3 0 0 0
9 Mike Goliat 34 149 619 504 82 140 26 3 23 86 0 93 77 .278 .398 .478 .877 241 10 9 3
10 Donald Griffin 34 26 92 85 7 19 3 0 0 9 0 5 7 .224 .267 .259 .525 22 0 2 0
11 Ross Grimsley* 34 14 14 13 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .231 .286 .231 .516 3 0 0 0
12 Johnny Hetki 34 34 38 36 1 6 1 0 1 3 0 1 3 .167 .189 .278 .467 10 0 1 0
13 Tony Jacobs# 30 28 14 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 0 4 0
14 Sam Jethroe# 39 149 684 567 105 163 25 4 19 68 22 91 105 .287 .397 .446 .843 253 14 9 3
15 Don Johnson 29 35 89 77 4 13 2 0 0 3 0 4 20 .169 .210 .195 .405 15 0 8 0
16 Ken Johnson* 33 32 58 52 6 9 1 0 0 3 0 2 12 .173 .200 .192 .392 10 0 3 1
17 Lou Limmer* 31 26 87 74 8 16 2 0 2 11 1 9 8 .216 .294 .324 .618 24 0 2 2
18 Lynn Lovenguth* 33 60 143 129 16 35 2 0 1 11 0 10 15 .271 .333 .310 .643 40 2 2 0
19 Robert Lowe 26 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
20 Ed McGhee 31 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Bill Miller* 28 15 8 7 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 .286 .375 .286 .661 2 0 0 0
22 Lew Morton* 35 122 484 388 65 104 21 1 16 58 2 85 55 .268 .400 .451 .851 175 3 4 4
23 Johnny Pramesa 30 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
24 Bob Prentice 28 6 7 1 .143
25 Hector Rodriguez 36 150 625 524 73 143 17 3 4 40 8 73 55 .273 .367 .340 .706 178 7 17 4
26 Dutch Romberger 29 23 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
27 Carl Sawatski* 28 106 392 332 50 93 11 1 22 63 0 55 52 .280 .383 .518 .901 172 2 0 3
28 Ed Stevens* 31 140 558 506 65 125 12 1 21 73 1 39 77 .247 .297 .399 .697 202 1 3 9
29 Archie Wilson 32 139 581 532 83 160 22 3 19 84 5 32 45 .301 .342 .461 .803 245 5 5 7
30 Bill Wilson 27 100 295 250 34 68 13 2 14 50 2 37 46 .272 .371 .508 .879 127 3 4 1
31 Pete Wojey 36 28 25 17 3 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 9 .118 .250 .294 .544 5 0 5 0
31 Players 32.2 153 5792 4942 703 1301 187 24 155 653 50 669 706 .263 .354 .405 .759 2001 50 86 45
* - 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 Rudy Arias* 25 0 1 .000 1
2 Frank Barnes 29 0 0 4
3 Ed Blake 30 17 11 .607 2.61 33 33 19 6 248.0 234 84 72 16 69 100 0 0 3 1.222 8.5 0.6 2.5 3.6 1.45
4 Bill Fischer 25 5 3 .625 3.09 13 9 3 2 64.0 68 22 22 1 14 24 1 1 1 1.281 9.6 0.1 2.0 3.4 1.71
5 Marion Fricano 32 0 1 .000 6
6 Ross Grimsley* 34 4 2 .667 1.75 13 5 2 2 36.0 33 9 7 2 15 14 0 0 1 1.333 8.2 0.5 3.8 3.5 0.93
7 Johnny Hetki 34 5 4 .556 4.42 34 8 4 0 106.0 100 54 52 9 38 48 9 0 0 1.302 8.5 0.8 3.2 4.1 1.26
8 Tony Jacobs 30 3 5 .375 4.30 28 0 0 0 44.0 37 26 21 6 35 14 2 0 1 1.636 7.6 1.2 7.2 2.9 0.40
9 Don Johnson 29 15 9 .625 3.53 35 32 12 3 222.0 193 94 87 22 74 132 4 0 4 1.203 7.8 0.9 3.0 5.4 1.78
10 Ken Johnson* 33 8 12 .400 4.47 28 22 7 0 139.0 135 84 69 13 82 94 6 0 8 1.561 8.7 0.8 5.3 6.1 1.15
11 Lynn Lovenguth 33 24 12 .667 2.68 39 32 25 4 279.0 247 96 83 20 93 153 4 0 5 1.219 8.0 0.6 3.0 4.9 1.65
12 Robert Lowe 26 0 0 3
13 Bill Miller* 28 0 2 .000 14
14 Dutch Romberger 29 2 1 .667 6.00 23 0 0 0 36.0 44 27 24 5 19 12 0 0 1 1.750 11.0 1.2 4.8 3.0 0.63
15 Bill Wilson 27 0 0 3
16 Pete Wojey 36 3 3 .500 4.90 28 9 1 0 79.0 86 46 43 7 40 60 4 0 1 1.595 9.8 0.8 4.6 6.8 1.50
16 Players 31.3 86 66 .566 153 153 586
* - 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
Carl Sawatski 102 469 17 1 5 .998 4.76 5
Earl Battey 34 166 9 1 2 .994 5.15 2
Donald Griffin 26 115 26 5 4 .966 5.42 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Stevens 133 1100 84 13 129 .989 8.90
Lou Limmer 20 181 17 2 17 .990 9.90

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Goliat 149 376 436 18 116 .978 5.45

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Loren Babe 128 121 209 23 26 .935 2.58
Walter Derucki 36 22 64 2 5 .977 2.39

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hector Rodriguez 150 268 461 27 108 .964 4.86

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam Jethroe 147 351 11 6 1 .984 2.46
Archie Wilson 138 248 13 5 2 .981 1.89
Lew Morton 117 217 5 3 2 .987 1.90
Bill Wilson 89 189 11 3 2 .985 2.25

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lynn Lovenguth 39 22 26 2 1 .960 1.23
Don Johnson 35 7 44 3 2 .944 1.46
Johnny Hetki 34 3 17 1 0 .952 0.59
Ed Blake 33 17 53 6 2 .921 2.12
Tony Jacobs 28 2 9 0 1 1.000 0.39
Ken Johnson 28 8 24 2 1 .941 1.14
Pete Wojey 28 1 9 2 0 .833 0.36
Dutch Romberger 23 0 11 0 0 1.000 0.48
Bill Miller 14 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.29
Bill Fischer 13 1 8 1 0 .900 0.69
Ross Grimsley 13 2 3 1 0 .833 0.38
Marion Fricano 6 0.00
Frank Barnes 4 0.00
Robert Lowe 3 0.00
Bill Wilson 3 0.00
Rudy Arias 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Antonello 29 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 19, 1927 Brooklyn, NY, US
Rudy Arias 25 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 6, 1931 Las Villas, CU
Loren Babe 28 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 11, 1928 Pisgah, IA, US
Frank Barnes 29 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 26, 1926 Longwood, MS, US
Earl Battey 21 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jan 5, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ed Blake 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 23, 1925 East St. Louis, IL, US
Walter Derucki 30 R R 5' 11.0" 178 1926
Bill Fischer 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 11, 1930 Wausau, WI, US
Marion Fricano 32 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 15, 1923 Brant, NY, US
Mike Goliat 34 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 5, 1921 Yatesboro, PA, US
Donald Griffin 34 R 5' 11.0" 180 1922
Ross Grimsley 34 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1922 Americus, KS, US
Johnny Hetki 34 R R 6' 1.0" 202 May 12, 1922 Leavenworth, KS, US
Tony Jacobs 30 S R 5' 9.0" 150 Aug 5, 1925 Dixmoor, IL, US
Sam Jethroe 39 S R 6' 1.0" 178 Jan 23, 1917 Lowndes County, MS, US
Don Johnson 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 12, 1926 Portland, OR, US
Ken Johnson 33 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 14, 1923 Topeka, KS, US
Lou Limmer 31 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 10, 1925 New York, NY, US
Lynn Lovenguth 33 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 29, 1922 Camden, NJ, US
Robert Lowe 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1930
Ed McGhee 31 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 29, 1924 Perry, AR, US
Bill Miller 28 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 26, 1927 Minersville, PA, US
Lew Morton 35 L 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 4, 1920 Fort Scott, KS, US
Johnny Pramesa 30 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 28, 1925 Barton, OH, US
Bob Prentice 28 R 6' 0.0" 180 1928
Hector Rodriguez 36 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jun 13, 1920 Alquizar, CU
Dutch Romberger 29 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 26, 1927 Klingerstown, PA, US
Carl Sawatski 28 L R 5' 10.0" 210 Nov 4, 1927 Shickshinny, PA, US
Ed Stevens 31 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 12, 1925 Galveston, TX, US
Archie Wilson 32 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 25, 1923 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Wilson 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 6, 1928 Central City, NE, US
Pete Wojey 36 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 1, 1919 Stowe, PA, US

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