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1958 Winston-Salem Red Birds

1958 > Class B > 1958 Carolina League
Overall: 69-68
Scored 604 runs, Allowed 644 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-73

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Vern Benson
Represented: Winston-Salem, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1957 / 1959

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 Juan Armenteros 30 66 251 213 34 56 17 1 5 34 3 31 40 .263 .361 .423 .784 90 3 2 2 2
2 Vern Benson* 33 50 109 82 16 23 8 0 3 22 0 26 9 .280 .450 .488 .937 40 0 0 1 6
3 Jimmy Bradley 22 39 130 117 8 29 3 2 1 12 0 9 29 .248 .313 .333 .646 39 2 2 0 1
4 Donald Branson# 19 34 142 124 19 32 5 1 0 6 0 16 21 .258 .348 .315 .662 39 1 1 0 2
5 Donald Brown* 23 28 134 123 11 31 6 1 1 11 5 10 21 .252 .313 .341 .655 42 1 0 0 0
6 Harold Byfuss 25 11 23 19 2 5 1 0 0 2 0 1 4 .263 .300 .316 .616 6 0 3 0 0
7 Pedro Cardenal 22 108 479 450 60 135 24 8 5 51 6 14 48 .300 .319 .422 .741 190 0 12 3 2
8 Gene Clanton? -- 3 2 0 .000
9 Gerald Cooper* 25 78 290 223 42 64 12 3 0 19 4 61 17 .287 .439 .368 .806 82 0 5 1 1
10 Ernest Evans* 20 40 60 51 9 6 1 0 0 2 0 8 27 .118 .237 .137 .375 7 0 1 0 0
11 Thomas Fassler 20 11 20 19 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 8 .158 .200 .211 .411 4 0 0 0 0
12 James Flanigan 24 40 16 16 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 .375 .375 .375 .750 6 0 0 0 0
13 Robert Greer 20 27 45 42 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 12 .119 .140 .143 .282 6 0 2 0 0
14 Jim Hickman 21 67 241 200 29 49 3 3 10 26 3 38 49 .245 .366 .440 .806 88 0 3 0 0
15 Jere Hill 22 5 2 1 .500
16 Clarence Ingram 24 10 10 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 0 0 0 0
17 Phil Jantze* 23 137 585 490 89 148 36 5 10 61 13 78 58 .302 .397 .457 .854 224 4 6 7 5
18 Ron Kabbes 19 136 561 492 53 119 19 4 3 41 6 57 99 .242 .325 .315 .640 155 4 7 1 1
19 Von McDaniel 19 11 14 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .071 .071 .071 .143 1 0 0 0 0
20 John Murret 23 4 12 0 .000
21 Ed Napoleon 20 27 125 105 19 28 7 0 1 7 0 17 6 .267 .371 .362 .733 38 1 1 1 0
22 Michael Pankey 19 10 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 0 0 0
23 Roland Passaro 21 36 86 78 4 9 0 1 2 6 1 2 20 .115 .136 .218 .354 17 0 5 1 0
24 Bill Pinckard 29 17 49 48 2 7 2 0 1 2 0 0 22 .146 .163 .250 .413 12 1 0 0 0
25 Richard Rogers 20 30 107 92 6 14 3 0 0 12 0 11 20 .152 .243 .185 .428 17 1 0 3 0
26 Alvin Sanders 25 36 92 84 5 10 0 1 0 1 0 2 32 .119 .140 .143 .282 12 0 6 0 0
27 Ted Thiem* 22 48 92 87 7 16 2 0 2 10 0 2 18 .184 .202 .276 .478 24 0 3 0 0
28 Roberto Vea 24 132 574 533 69 147 23 5 16 92 1 23 47 .276 .312 .428 .740 228 6 10 2 4
29 Harry Watts 21 34 132 124 15 35 11 2 4 21 1 8 28 .282 .326 .500 .826 62 0 0 0 0
30 Bob White* 23 135 534 466 61 127 24 2 9 72 2 59 77 .273 .353 .391 .744 182 1 5 3 2
31 Galen Williams 25 61 279 229 35 62 15 2 0 14 5 36 26 .271 .377 .354 .731 81 5 6 3 1
32 John Zeleznock 25 8 28 8 .286
32 Players 22.9 137 5233 4591 604 1182 225 40 74 538 51 31 522 755 .257 .331 .372 .704 1709 89 31 28
* - 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 Vern Benson 33 0 0 1 1.0
2 Donald Brown* 23 1 0 1.000 3.00 4 24.0 8
3 Harold Byfuss 25 3 4 .429 4.11 10 8 5 0 57.0 64 30 26 4 19 0 36 1 0 2 1.456 10.1 0.6 3.0 5.7 1.89
4 Gene Clanton? -- 0 0 1.80 2 5.0 1
5 Ernest Evans* 20 11 11 .500 4.05 39 21 5 3 171.0 179 105 77 11 74 6 77 12 4 1 1.480 9.4 0.6 3.9 4.1 1.04
6 Thomas Fassler 20 1 2 .333 3.18 11 4 1 0 51.0 40 24 18 2 47 1 36 6 1 5 1.706 7.1 0.4 8.3 6.4 0.77
7 James Flanigan 24 3 5 .375 5.14 40 1 0 0 70.0 59 44 40 4 43 4 55 2 0 4 1.457 7.6 0.5 5.5 7.1 1.28
8 Robert Greer* 20 5 10 .333 5.95 26 17 5 1 115.0 133 90 76 15 64 4 77 1 0 5 1.713 10.4 1.2 5.0 6.0 1.20
9 Jere Hill? 22 0 1 .000 3.00 4 3.0 1
10 Clarence Ingram 24 3 3 .500 2.25 10 3 0 0 32.0 31 14 8 2 12 2 7 0 0 2 1.344 8.7 0.6 3.4 2.0 0.58
11 Phil Jantze 23 0 0 1 2.0
12 Von McDaniel 19 0 0 9.75 6 12.0 14 13 17 2.583 10.5 12.8
13 Michael Pankey 19 0 4 .000 4.50 10 4 0 0 36.0 35 20 18 1 24 0 17 0 0 4 1.639 8.8 0.2 6.0 4.2 0.71
14 Roland Passaro 21 14 6 .700 2.96 35 27 9 3 219.0 168 96 72 17 117 1 166 5 1 11 1.301 6.9 0.7 4.8 6.8 1.42
15 Alvin Sanders* 25 12 12 .500 3.45 36 28 14 4 211.0 209 104 81 24 54 3 106 3 1 6 1.246 8.9 1.0 2.3 4.5 1.96
16 Ted Thiem 22 16 10 .615 2.69 34 18 12 0 191.0 164 75 57 14 57 5 108 1 0 6 1.157 7.7 0.7 2.7 5.1 1.89
16 Players 22.0 69 68 .504 3.88 137 137 83 54 11 1200.0 1161 644 518 98 549 27 702 35 7 58 1.425 8.7 0.7 4.1 5.3 1.28
* - 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
Gerald Cooper 63 375 24 3 2 .993 6.33 1
Juan Armenteros 50 281 21 7 4 .977 6.04 1
Richard Rogers 30 120 20 2 3 .986 4.67 8

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob White 133 1119 106 20 112 .984 9.21
Bill Pinckard 10 75 1 3 5 .962 7.60

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Galen Williams 61 168 171 26 28 .929 5.56
Jimmy Bradley 38 78 92 5 20 .971 4.47
Harry Watts 34 81 93 9 17 .951 5.12
Vern Benson 21 26 27 4 5 .930 2.52

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Jantze 137 149 189 42 34 .889 2.47

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Kabbes 136 268 409 54 91 .926 4.98

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roberto Vea 132 201 16 8 3 .964 1.64
Pedro Cardenal 107 230 12 3 0 .988 2.26
Jim Hickman 65 113 11 3 2 .976 1.91
Donald Branson 34 64 1 0 1 1.000 1.91
Donald Brown 28 53 4 0 0 1.000 2.04
Ed Napoleon 27 40 5 1 0 .978 1.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Flanigan 40 1 4 5 0 .500 0.13
Ernest Evans 39 14 41 4 1 .932 1.41
Alvin Sanders 36 10 33 3 1 .935 1.19
Roland Passaro 35 18 34 2 1 .963 1.49
Ted Thiem 34 17 34 2 2 .962 1.50
Robert Greer 26 4 19 1 1 .958 0.88
Thomas Fassler 11 4 10 2 1 .875 1.27
Harold Byfuss 10 5 5 0 0 1.000 1.00
Clarence Ingram 10 6 5 0 0 1.000 1.10
Michael Pankey 10 2 9 0 0 1.000 1.10
Von McDaniel 6
Donald Brown 4
Jere Hill 4
Gene Clanton 2
Vern Benson 1
Phil Jantze 1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Juan Armenteros 30 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 24, 1928 Sagua La Grande, CU
Vern Benson 33 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 19, 1924 Granite Quarry, NC, US
Jimmy Bradley 22 R 5' 10.0" 160 1936
Donald Branson 19 S R 6' 1.0" 178 1939
Donald Brown 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 1935
Harold Byfuss 25 R R 6' 4.0" 185 1933
Pedro Cardenal 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 23, 1935 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Gene Clanton -- Unknown
Gerald Cooper 25 L 5' 9.0" 1933
Ernest Evans 20 L L 6' 2.0" 165 1938
Thomas Fassler 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1938
James Flanigan 24 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1934
Robert Greer 20 R L 6' 0.0" 175 1938
Jim Hickman 21 R R 6' 3.0" 192 May 10, 1937 Henning, TN, US
Jere Hill 22 R 6' 4.0" 205 1936
Clarence Ingram 24 R R 5' 11.0" 155 1934
Phil Jantze 23 L R 6' 1.0" 190 1935
Ron Kabbes 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 29, 1938 Effingham, IL, US
Von McDaniel 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 18, 1939 Hollis, OK, US
John Murret 23 R 5' 11.0" 195 Oct 21, 1934
Ed Napoleon 20 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Sep 13, 1937 Baltimore, MD, US
Michael Pankey 19 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1939
Roland Passaro 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1937
Bill Pinckard 29 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jan 18, 1929 Rockford, IL, US
Richard Rogers 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 11, 1937
Alvin Sanders 25 R L 5' 11.0" 170 1933
Ted Thiem 22 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1935 Oakdale, NE, US
Roberto Vea 24 R R 5' 9.0" 175 1934
Harry Watts 21 R R 6' 0.0" 172 Feb 26, 1937
Bob White 23 L 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 18, 1934 Houston, TX, US
Galen Williams 25 R 5' 10.0" 180 1933
John Zeleznock 25 R 6' 1.0" 185 1933

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