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1956 Austin Senators

1956 > Class AA > 1956 Texas League
Overall: 72-82
Scored 651 runs, Allowed 659 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-78

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Connie Ryan
Represented: Austin, TX
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 Stewart Alton 25 10 4 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
2 Ed Barr 35 20 73 51 15 10 2 0 0 2 6 1 19 7 .196 .431 .235 .666 12 2 1 0
3 Ralph Beard 27 38 31 30 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 17 .133 .133 .133 .267 4 0 1 0 Stats for 3 teams
4 Jack Bloomfield* 23 15 47 39 3 7 0 1 0 2 0 0 6 1 .179 .304 .231 .535 9 1 1 0
5 William Bohlender 27 53 188 150 15 40 6 2 2 12 1 1 27 30 .267 .378 .373 .751 56 1 8 2 Stats for 2 teams
6 Andrew Bratkowitz 27 15 24 19 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 5 .105 .227 .105 .333 2 0 2 0
7 Marshall Bridges# 25 1 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Willard Brown 41 104 392 351 50 105 17 0 14 73 2 0 36 36 .299 .363 .467 .830 164 1 1 3 Stats for 3 teams
9 Paul Burris 32 13 29 25 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 .040 .143 .040 .183 1 1 1 0
10 Jack Caro 25 124 488 418 49 108 13 2 1 35 10 7 52 62 .258 .340 .306 .647 128 2 12 4
11 Mike Clark 34 48 65 56 4 7 0 0 0 6 0 0 2 18 .125 .169 .125 .294 7 1 6 0
12 Bill Connelly* 31 29 64 54 2 11 3 0 0 5 0 0 8 15 .204 .306 .259 .566 14 0 2 0
13 Gill Daley* 29 35 139 125 9 30 8 0 1 15 2 1 10 15 .240 .294 .328 .622 41 0 3 1
14 Hank Edwards* 37 14 37 32 4 8 1 0 0 4 1 0 4 2 .250 .324 .281 .606 9 0 0 1
15 Jim Frey* 25 126 509 447 63 125 20 2 6 39 6 6 48 23 .280 .349 .374 .723 167 3 5 6 Stats for 2 teams
16 Arnold Hallgren 23 120 481 403 52 102 13 1 2 33 5 2 71 54 .253 .366 .305 .672 123 1 6 0
17 James Hopkins* 21 1 3 1 .333
18 Rocco Ippolito 28 6 19 6 .316
19 Ben Johnson 25 38 93 76 7 9 2 0 0 4 0 0 11 23 .118 .227 .145 .372 11 0 5 1
20 Dick Kelly 28 8 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Theodore Laguna 23 137 503 449 43 98 25 1 9 56 5 3 35 55 .218 .277 .339 .615 152 4 8 7
22 Yale Lary 25 7 8 2 .250
23 Mike Lemish 29 48 66 61 3 9 2 0 0 9 1 0 2 8 .148 .175 .180 .355 11 0 3 0
24 Carl Linhart* 26 7 15 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
25 Bobby Malkmus 24 152 640 560 90 148 22 11 15 88 21 8 64 70 .264 .339 .423 .762 237 2 8 6
26 Georges Maranda 24 3 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Ross Meagher? -- 5 5 1 .200
28 Phillip Misley 23 27 25 23 4 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 .174 .240 .261 .501 6 0 0 0
29 Chi-Chi Olivo 28 41 52 48 0 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 6 .208 .240 .229 .469 11 1 2 0
30 Wesley Parma 24 9 8 1 .125
31 Nat Peeples 30 66 208 170 17 34 8 2 3 26 8 3 33 32 .200 .330 .324 .654 55 1 2 2
32 Paul Rambone 28 92 364 311 40 71 18 1 9 30 1 3 44 57 .228 .331 .379 .710 118 4 4 1
33 Connie Ryan 36 45 96 82 10 24 7 0 0 13 2 0 13 15 .293 .385 .378 .763 31 0 0 1
34 Herb Shankman* 24 3 2 1 .500
35 Ray Shearer 26 145 599 491 74 130 27 4 26 96 11 4 101 73 .265 .391 .495 .886 243 2 3 2 Stats for 2 teams
36 Dick Sinovic 30 77 333 300 43 77 8 4 6 40 4 2 27 30 .257 .319 .370 .689 111 1 4 1
37 Eugene Solt 27 32 105 88 10 14 3 0 2 12 1 0 15 18 .159 .279 .261 .540 23 0 1 1
38 Jerry Streeter 24 17 61 53 9 14 2 0 0 3 1 1 8 6 .264 .361 .302 .663 16 0 0 0
39 Ben Taylor* 28 119 514 459 63 117 20 1 9 52 7 1 45 64 .255 .322 .362 .683 166 2 4 4
40 Leo Thomas 32 96 414 341 55 102 10 1 0 17 8 2 59 25 .299 .406 .334 .741 114 4 8 2
41 Glenn Thompson 27 7 10 4 .400
42 Bill Tosheff 30 55 93 83 5 14 0 0 0 3 0 0 7 12 .169 .239 .169 .408 14 1 1 1
43 Harry Warner* 27 29 115 97 24 26 8 1 4 14 0 2 17 12 .268 .374 .495 .869 48 0 0 1
44 Ted Wilks 40 5 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
44 Players 27.7 155 5900 5074 651 1237 201 32 82 576 94 40 666 695 .244 .333 .345 .677 1748 135 32 87 41 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 Stewart Alton 25 1 2 .333 9
2 Ralph Beard 27 3 12 .200 5.54 38 11 3 0 117.0 131 83 72 8 70 15 46 5 1 5 1.718 10.1 0.6 5.4 3.5 0.66 Stats for 3 teams
3 Andrew Bratkowitz 27 2 5 .286 2.96 15 6 2 1 67.0 72 26 22 3 20 1 32 0 0 3 1.373 9.7 0.4 2.7 4.3 1.60
4 Marshall Bridges* 25 0 0 1
5 Mike Clark 34 9 6 .600 3.78 48 23 7 1 188.0 174 93 79 14 96 8 85 3 0 2 1.436 8.3 0.7 4.6 4.1 0.89
6 Bill Connelly 31 9 8 .529 3.06 24 22 3 0 144.0 140 66 49 7 97 6 94 6 0 5 1.646 8.8 0.4 6.1 5.9 0.97
7 Ben Johnson 25 14 13 .519 3.39 38 33 14 2 236.0 233 98 89 20 72 8 98 4 1 3 1.292 8.9 0.8 2.7 3.7 1.36
8 Dick Kelly* 28 0 3 .000 8
9 Mike Lemish 29 12 17 .414 3.83 48 23 6 1 214.0 212 100 91 12 83 17 119 1 0 2 1.379 8.9 0.5 3.5 5.0 1.43
10 Georges Maranda 24 1 1 .500 3
11 Phillip Misley* 23 1 6 .143 4.37 20 9 2 0 68.0 74 46 33 4 45 0 32 2 0 2 1.750 9.8 0.5 6.0 4.2 0.71
12 Chi-Chi Olivo 28 11 8 .579 3.18 40 15 7 0 153.0 146 66 54 14 43 8 79 0 0 2 1.235 8.6 0.8 2.5 4.6 1.84
13 Noel Oquendo 27 0 0 2
14 Bill Roland 26 0 1 .000 2
15 Connie Ryan 36 0 0 1
16 Herb Shankman* 24 0 0 3
17 Dick Sinovic? 30 0 0 2
18 Glenn Thompson 27 0 1 .000 4
19 Bill Tosheff 30 10 6 .625 2.81 36 11 6 0 160.0 139 62 50 15 72 6 67 1 0 5 1.319 7.8 0.8 4.0 3.8 0.93
20 Ted Wilks 40 1 0 1.000 5
20 Players 28.6 72 82 .468 3.59 155 155 104 51 5 1386.0 1354 659 553 101 618 71 667 26 3 28 1.423 8.8 0.7 4.0 4.3 1.08
* - 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
Theodore Laguna 131 608 79 5 12 .993 5.24 7
Eugene Solt 13 50 5 3 0 .948 4.23 1
Paul Burris 12 36 7 2 1 .956 3.58 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ben Taylor 119 1050 80 5 113 .996 9.50
Harry Warner 29 239 22 2 22 .992 9.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Malkmus 141 422 407 21 105 .975 5.88

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Thomas 89 63 171 21 14 .918 2.63
Paul Rambone 63 55 146 9 21 .957 3.19

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Caro 123 239 444 37 78 .949 5.55
Jerry Streeter 15 20 45 4 5 .942 4.33
Paul Rambone 14 24 49 3 11 .961 5.21

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Sinovic 76 108 2 5 0 .957 1.45
Nat Peeples 35 60 5 2 0 .970 1.86
William Bohlender 32 56 5 1 0 .984 1.91 Stats for 2 teams
Gill Daley 25 47 3 1 1 .980 2.00
Arnold Hallgren 22 6 0 0 0 1.000 0.27

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Frey 51 127 5 8 2 .943 2.59 Stats for 2 teams
Nat Peeples 23 58 0 0 0 1.000 2.52
Ed Barr 17 47 0 3 0 .940 2.76

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arnold Hallgren 108 243 16 4 5 .985 2.40
Willard Brown 95 113 7 9 1 .930 1.26 Stats for 3 teams
Jim Frey 66 97 2 2 0 .980 1.50 Stats for 2 teams
Gill Daley 15 8 0 0 0 1.000 0.53
William Bohlender 10 5 0 0 0 1.000 0.50 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Clark 48 10 37 2 5 .959 0.98
Mike Lemish 48 9 40 2 0 .961 1.02
Chi-Chi Olivo 40 3 25 0 1 1.000 0.70
Ralph Beard 38 9 34 2 1 .956 1.13 Stats for 3 teams
Ben Johnson 38 11 38 2 1 .961 1.29
Bill Tosheff 36 10 19 3 4 .906 0.81
Bill Connelly 24 4 18 0 2 1.000 0.92
Phillip Misley 20 1 18 3 0 .864 0.95
Andrew Bratkowitz 15 5 14 1 1 .950 1.27
Stewart Alton 9 0.00
Dick Kelly 8 0.00
Ted Wilks 5 0.00
Glenn Thompson 4 0.00
Georges Maranda 3 0.00
Herb Shankman 3 0.00
Noel Oquendo 2 0.00
Bill Roland 2 0.00
Dick Sinovic 2 0.00
Marshall Bridges 1 0.00
Connie Ryan 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Stewart Alton 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1931
Ed Barr 35 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 2, 1920 San Diego, CA, US
Ralph Beard 27 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Feb 11, 1929 Cincinnati, OH, US
Jack Bloomfield 23 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Aug 7, 1932 Monti Alto, TX, US
William Bohlender 27 R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 3, 1928 Dayton, OH, US
Andrew Bratkowitz 27 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 25, 1929 Cleveland, OH, US
Marshall Bridges 25 S L 6' 1.0" 165 Jun 2, 1931 Jackson, MS, US
Willard Brown 41 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Jun 26, 1915 Shreveport, LA, US
Paul Burris 32 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 21, 1923 Hickory, NC, US
Jack Caro 25 R R 6' 1.0" 174 Feb 2, 1931 Pensacola, FL, US
Mike Clark 34 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Feb 12, 1922 Camden, NJ, US
Bill Connelly 31 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 29, 1925 Alberta, VA, US
Gill Daley 29 L 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 20, 1927 Screven County, GA, US
Hank Edwards 37 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 29, 1919 Elmwood Place, OH, US
Jim Frey 25 L L 5' 9.0" 170 May 26, 1931 Cleveland, OH, US
Arnold Hallgren 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 12, 1933 Windfield, AB, CA
James Hopkins 21 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 8, 1934 Abilene, TX, US
Rocco Ippolito 28 R 6' 1.0" 200 1928
Ben Johnson 25 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 15, 1931 Greenwood, SC, US
Dick Kelly 28 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 7, 1927 Quincy, MA, US
Theodore Laguna 23 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Sep 6, 1932 Newark, NJ, US
Yale Lary 25 R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 24, 1930 Fort Worth, TX, US
Mike Lemish 29 R R 5' 9.0" 195 Jul 27, 1926 Fort Wayne, IN, US
Carl Linhart 26 L R 5' 11.0" 184 Dec 14, 1929 Zborov, Olomouc, CZ
Bobby Malkmus 24 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 4, 1931 Newark, NJ, US
Georges Maranda 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 15, 1932 Levis, QC, CA
Ross Meagher -- Unknown
Phillip Misley 23 R L 6' 0.0" 165 1933
Chi-Chi Olivo 28 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Mar 18, 1928 Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Noel Oquendo 27 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1929
Wesley Parma 24 R 5' 11.0" 180 1932
Nat Peeples 30 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 29, 1926 Memphis, TN, US
Paul Rambone 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 3, 1927 Dewfield, NJ, US
Bill Roland 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 30, 1930 Clinton, SC, US
Connie Ryan 36 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 27, 1920 New Orleans, LA, US
Herb Shankman 24 L L 5' 10.0" 152 Jul 22, 1931 Chelsea, MA, US
Ray Shearer 26 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Sep 19, 1929 Jacobus, PA, US
Dick Sinovic 30 R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 30, 1925 Portland, OR, US
Eugene Solt 27 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 29, 1928 Fort Eustis, VA, US
Jerry Streeter 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 19, 1931 Modesto, CA, US
Ben Taylor 28 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 30, 1927 Metropolis, IL, US
Leo Thomas 32 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Jul 26, 1923 Turlock, CA, US
Glenn Thompson 27 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Dec 7, 1928 Minneapolis, MN, US
Bill Tosheff 30 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 2, 1926
Harry Warner 27 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 11, 1928 Reeders, PA, US
Ted Wilks 40 R R 5' 9.0" 178 Nov 13, 1915 Fulton, NY, US

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