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1954 Williamsport Grays

1954 > Class A > 1954 Eastern League
Overall: 63-77
Scored 568 runs, Allowed 623 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-76

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Larry Shepard
Represented: Williamsport, PA
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 Ted Adkins* 26 114 417 344 55 101 16 4 4 35 3 59 31 .294 .400 .398 .798 137 4 7 3
2 John Bass? -- 5 13 3 .231
3 Don Carlsen 27 39 98 88 9 16 2 1 0 9 0 7 17 .182 .242 .227 .469 20 0 3 0
4 Thomas Casey 27 32 99 77 10 15 2 0 0 5 0 20 14 .195 .361 .221 .582 17 0 2 0
5 Willard Cayavec 20 5 12 1 .083
6 Jack Cerin 29 60 230 205 18 49 7 3 2 14 1 23 27 .239 .314 .332 .646 68 0 1 1
7 Don Dangleis 20 34 80 67 6 17 4 0 0 7 0 7 9 .254 .320 .313 .633 21 0 5 1
8 Bobby Del Greco 21 15 62 52 9 16 3 1 1 9 2 8 0 .308 .410 .462 .871 24 1 1 0
9 Harry Fisher* 28 5 9 1 .111
10 Nico Genesta 21 31 13 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .100 .250 .100 .350 1 0 1 0
11 Ronald Gifford 26 49 170 140 20 37 6 1 0 18 1 26 18 .264 .383 .321 .705 45 1 3 0
12 Fred Green 20 32 67 57 3 5 3 0 0 2 0 4 30 .088 .148 .140 .288 8 0 6 0
13 Alvin Griggs 22 55 220 192 31 47 6 3 2 26 1 19 26 .245 .319 .339 .658 65 3 4 2
14 Elder Haapala 23 4 12 4 .333
15 Bill Hall* 25 67 242 205 13 51 6 1 1 24 0 33 17 .249 .351 .302 .654 62 1 0 3
16 Samuel Hill* 25 141 603 529 62 144 22 9 12 83 6 46 35 .272 .339 .416 .755 220 10 13 5
17 William Jacobs* 22 5 4 1 .250
18 Robert Koppenhaver 27 7 10 2 .200
19 Roy LeFevre 26 138 605 527 92 151 22 5 10 44 7 67 63 .287 .369 .404 .773 213 2 8 1
20 Charles Lehrmann 24 10 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 1 0
21 Rolland Leveille 26 90 273 247 19 59 10 3 0 19 1 22 24 .239 .305 .304 .609 75 2 1 1
22 Gerald MacKay* 23 8 20 4 .200
23 Herb Mancini 26 4 13 2 .154
24 Bill Mazeroski 17 93 353 315 35 74 6 8 3 28 1 25 41 .235 .291 .333 .624 105 1 9 3
25 William Nordberg 27 46 44 39 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 12 .077 .163 .128 .291 5 0 1 0
26 Jack O'Keefe* 21 57 181 160 14 30 5 1 0 8 0 17 22 .188 .261 .231 .492 37 0 1 3
27 Emil Panko 19 99 385 334 40 90 14 4 6 48 5 35 27 .269 .347 .389 .737 130 7 5 4
28 Robert Riedel 24 8 21 4 .190
29 Roger Sawyer* 19 9 18 3 .167
30 Larry Shepard 35 35 65 42 6 6 0 0 0 2 2 13 18 .143 .345 .143 .488 6 0 10 0
31 Charles Sipple 34 41 59 52 4 8 1 0 2 2 0 2 21 .154 .185 .288 .474 15 0 5 0
32 Michael Turturro 24 107 393 307 40 71 8 1 4 23 3 77 57 .231 .388 .303 .691 93 3 4 2
33 George Wopinek 25 123 471 430 58 122 26 2 16 86 0 31 51 .284 .329 .465 .794 200 1 3 6
33 Players 24.2 143 5266 4551 568 1136 173 48 64 500 34 593 623 .250 .334 .351 .685 1597 95 27
* - 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 Don Carlsen 27 11 12 .478 3.56 28 27 16 1 197.0 196 97 78 8 60 74 7 0 8 1.299 9.0 0.4 2.7 3.4 1.23
2 Don Dangleis 20 13 9 .591 2.90 28 25 14 2 186.0 157 73 60 12 72 107 5 0 5 1.231 7.6 0.6 3.5 5.2 1.49
3 Harry Fisher 28 1 1 .500 3
4 Nico Genesta* 21 1 1 .500 3.05 31 0 0 0 59.0 68 33 20 5 22 35 2 0 1 1.525 10.4 0.8 3.4 5.3 1.59
5 Fred Green* 20 11 11 .500 4.30 30 27 11 2 180.0 182 108 86 8 81 131 2 0 8 1.461 9.1 0.4 4.0 6.6 1.62
6 William Jacobs* 22 0 1 .000 4
7 Charles Lehrmann 24 1 5 .167 10
8 Robert Long 21 0 0 1
9 William Nordberg 27 6 9 .400 4.18 43 14 6 1 140.0 160 81 65 3 60 65 3 0 2 1.571 10.3 0.2 3.9 4.2 1.08
10 Roger Sawyer* 19 1 6 .143 3.75 9 8 4 0 60.0 57 29 25 2 24 35 2 1 3 1.350 8.6 0.3 3.6 5.2 1.46
11 Anthony Segzda 25 0 1 .000 3
12 Larry Shepard 35 9 10 .474 2.96 34 19 9 2 167.0 146 73 55 9 64 68 4 0 5 1.257 7.9 0.5 3.4 3.7 1.06
13 Charles Sipple 34 9 10 .474 3.87 40 14 8 1 165.0 166 79 71 14 43 74 2 0 2 1.267 9.1 0.8 2.3 4.0 1.72
13 Players 26.1 63 77 .450 143 143 623
* - 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
Bill Hall 64 278 38 12 2 .963 4.94 5
Rolland Leveille 60 267 30 8 5 .974 4.95 5
Thomas Casey 27 109 12 7 1 .945 4.48 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ted Adkins 88 627 63 8 57 .989 7.84
Jack O'Keefe 51 336 44 4 23 .990 7.45
Rolland Leveille 12 84 3 2 4 .978 7.25

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Turturro 85 174 226 8 47 .980 4.71
George Wopinek 47 111 96 10 22 .954 4.40
Ronald Gifford 16 21 27 4 5 .923 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy LeFevre 133 155 292 31 24 .935 3.36
George Wopinek 15 24 25 5 3 .907 3.27

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Mazeroski 93 148 205 31 42 .919 3.80
George Wopinek 30 48 68 11 14 .913 3.87
Ronald Gifford 11 17 16 3 4 .917 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Samuel Hill 141 281 26 6 5 .981 2.18
Emil Panko 94 269 8 7 0 .975 2.95
Jack Cerin 59 127 4 10 0 .929 2.22
Alvin Griggs 52 128 5 4 2 .971 2.56
George Wopinek 26 61 1 2 0 .969 2.38
Ted Adkins 21 28 2 1 0 .968 1.43
Bobby Del Greco 15 39 1 1 0 .976 2.67
Ronald Gifford 14 21 8 1 1 .967 2.07

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Nordberg 43 12 23 5 0 .875 0.81
Charles Sipple 40 13 34 1 3 .979 1.18
Larry Shepard 34 17 30 0 4 1.000 1.38
Nico Genesta 31 2 8 3 0 .769 0.32
Fred Green 30 14 29 3 0 .935 1.43
Don Carlsen 28 23 33 2 0 .966 2.00
Don Dangleis 28 18 20 1 1 .974 1.36
Charles Lehrmann 10 2 8 1 0 .909 1.00
Roger Sawyer 9 0.00
William Jacobs 4 0.00
Harry Fisher 3 0.00
Anthony Segzda 3 0.00
Robert Long 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ted Adkins 26 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 19, 1928 Greenville, MS, US
John Bass -- Unknown
Don Carlsen 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 15, 1926 Chicago, IL, US
Thomas Casey 27 R 6' 0.0" 190 1927
Willard Cayavec 20 R 6' 0.0" 170 1934
Jack Cerin 29 R 6' 0.0" 185 1925
Don Dangleis 20 R R 6' 3.0" 170 May 11, 1934 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bobby Del Greco 21 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 7, 1933 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Harry Fisher 28 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 3, 1926 Newbury, ON, CA
Nico Genesta 21 R L 5' 9.0" 176 Feb 2, 1933 Empalme, Sonora, MX
Ronald Gifford 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 18, 1928 Los Angeles, CA, US
Fred Green 20 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 14, 1933 Titusville, NJ, US
Alvin Griggs 22 R 6' 0.0" 190 1932
Elder Haapala 23 R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 30, 1930 Elmont, NY, US
Bill Hall 25 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 30, 1928 Moultrie, GA, US
Samuel Hill 25 L R 6' 2.0" 180 1929
William Jacobs 22 L L 6' 0.0" 178 1932
Robert Koppenhaver 27 R 5' 7.0" 160 1927
Roy LeFevre 26 R 5' 11.0" 175 1928
Charles Lehrmann 24 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1930
Rolland Leveille 26 R 5' 11.0" 195 1928
Robert Long 21 S R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 16, 1932 Hackensack, NJ, US
Gerald MacKay 23 L R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 19, 1931 Kenton, MB, CA
Herb Mancini 26 R R 5' 8.0" 160 1928
Bill Mazeroski 17 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Sep 5, 1936 Wheeling, WV, US
William Nordberg 27 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1927
Jack O'Keefe 21 L L 6' 0.0" 200 Oct 7, 1932 New York, NY, US
Emil Panko 19 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 25, 1934 Yonkers, NY, US
Robert Riedel 24 R 6' 0.0" 175 1930
Roger Sawyer 19 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 31, 1934 Warsaw, NY, US
Anthony Segzda 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1929
Larry Shepard 35 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 3, 1919 Lakewood, OH, US
Charles Sipple 34 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 22, 1920 Hazleton, PA, US
Michael Turturro 24 R 6' 0.0" 180 1930
George Wopinek 25 R 5' 7.0" 165 Dec 5, 1928 Chicago, IL, US

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