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1954 Charleston Senators

1954 > Class AAA > 1954 American Association
Overall: 59-94
Scored 495 runs, Allowed 677 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 55-98

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Joe Becker
Represented: Charleston, WV
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Bob Addis* 28 86 296 264 20 72 11 1 0 23 3 27 19 .273 .337 .322 .659 85 6 0 2 3 Stats for 2 teams
2 Alberto Baro 25 107 325 281 32 75 8 5 3 21 5 38 38 .267 .358 .363 .721 102 7 2 4 0
3 Jim Basso 34 40 129 120 10 28 6 1 5 15 0 7 18 .233 .279 .425 .704 51 3 1 0 1
4 Brandy Davis 26 10 31 30 1 6 2 0 0 0 0 1 10 .200 .226 .267 .492 8 0 0 0 0
5 Jerry Fahr 29 25 48 43 3 6 3 0 0 2 0 0 21 .140 .140 .209 .349 9 0 0 5 0 Stats for 2 teams
6 Floyd Fogg 28 15 25 25 3 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 6 .160 .160 .160 .320 4 1 0 0 0
7 Mike Fornieles 22 23 44 43 2 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 10 .233 .250 .256 .506 11 2 1 0 0
8 Dick Fowler 33 31 45 43 1 7 1 0 1 4 0 1 15 .163 .182 .256 .438 11 0 0 1 0
9 Alex Garbowski 32 128 528 462 45 116 16 3 1 45 8 54 53 .251 .325 .305 .630 141 7 1 2 9
10 Gordon Goldsberry* 26 117 460 368 58 104 18 2 8 38 5 83 41 .283 .417 .408 .825 150 8 2 7 0
11 Ross Grimsley* 32 40 47 44 2 8 1 0 0 5 0 0 13 .182 .182 .205 .386 9 0 0 3 0
12 Sam Hairston 34 139 530 481 47 129 18 8 1 60 5 37 31 .268 .323 .345 .668 166 22 3 7 2
13 Arthur Hartley 31 17 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0 0
14 Phil Haugstad 30 37 39 38 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 .105 .105 .105 .211 4 0 0 1 0
15 Bill Henry* 26 18 26 23 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 3 9 .174 .269 .174 .443 4 0 0 0 0
16 Tom Hurd 30 34 41 33 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 12 .061 .162 .061 .223 2 1 0 4 0
17 Gene Jacobs* 23 21 44 36 6 12 0 0 1 3 1 6 2 .333 .455 .417 .871 15 0 2 0 0
18 John Jones 22 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
19 William Killinger 26 113 431 387 47 99 18 8 8 50 0 38 42 .256 .323 .406 .729 157 12 2 1 3
20 Don Kolloway 35 11 46 44 3 8 1 0 0 4 0 2 4 .182 .217 .205 .422 9 1 0 0 0
21 John Kropf 27 132 492 436 47 97 21 3 6 36 2 45 96 .222 .294 .326 .620 142 7 1 6 4
22 Edwin Little 24 24 95 87 9 15 3 1 4 13 0 8 29 .172 .242 .368 .610 32 1 0 0 0
23 Cliff Mapes* 32 27 66 50 7 12 3 0 2 8 1 14 8 .240 .415 .420 .835 21 1 1 1 0
24 Robert Masser* 26 45 163 142 19 36 7 4 2 16 4 16 31 .254 .333 .401 .735 57 3 1 4 0
25 Joe Montalvo 28 36 98 90 10 25 6 0 2 9 0 6 14 .278 .337 .411 .748 37 5 2 0 0
26 William Paolisso 25 48 93 86 5 19 3 0 0 7 0 4 9 .221 .250 .256 .506 22 2 0 1 2
27 Bill Pope* 35 31 40 40 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 16 .150 .150 .175 .325 7 0 0 0 0
28 Emil Restaino 25 14 48 43 5 7 2 0 1 2 0 4 10 .163 .234 .279 .513 12 1 0 1 0
29 Aaron Robinson* 39 28 64 52 6 15 6 0 1 6 0 10 10 .288 .397 .462 .858 24 0 0 1 1
30 Marv Rotblatt# 26 8 8 1 .125
31 Lou Sleater* 27 56 86 83 2 21 5 2 1 10 0 3 10 .253 .279 .398 .677 33 1 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
32 Dick Strahs* 30 20 31 26 2 4 2 0 0 4 0 5 9 .154 .290 .231 .521 6 0 0 0 0
33 Joe Tedesco 28 20 52 46 6 11 3 1 1 3 0 6 9 .239 .327 .413 .740 19 0 0 0 0
34 Joseph Torpey 26 153 564 513 35 124 17 3 0 20 1 43 57 .242 .299 .287 .585 147 20 1 2 5
35 Bill Voiselle 35 63 26 24 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 10 .125 .192 .125 .317 3 0 0 0 0
36 Al Ware 24 152 602 533 56 137 19 3 6 49 1 54 78 .257 .324 .338 .661 180 18 1 9 5
36 Players 28.1 153 5623 4982 495 1218 198 45 54 455 37 524 758 .244 .318 .335 .652 1668 129 21 71 25
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 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 Jerry Fahr 29 9 10 .474 3.80 25 18 6 0 128.0 141 67 54 11 17 36 2 0 1 1.234 9.9 0.8 1.2 2.5 2.12 Stats for 2 teams
2 Mike Fornieles 22 7 7 .500 2.45 19 14 8 0 114.0 100 36 31 7 32 80 0 1 1 1.158 7.9 0.6 2.5 6.3 2.50
3 Dick Fowler 33 4 17 .190 4.60 31 24 5 0 133.0 145 87 68 15 52 54 3 1 2 1.481 9.8 1.0 3.5 3.7 1.04
4 Ross Grimsley* 32 8 8 .500 3.80 39 14 5 0 147.0 161 74 62 12 44 69 3 0 4 1.395 9.9 0.7 2.7 4.2 1.57
5 Arthur Hartley 31 0 2 .000 3.41 16 1 0 0 37.0 44 16 14 1 11 17 0 1 0 1.486 10.7 0.2 2.7 4.1 1.55
6 Phil Haugstad 30 6 11 .353 6.07 31 19 3 1 126.0 134 94 85 17 72 52 13 0 2 1.635 9.6 1.2 5.1 3.7 0.72
7 Bill Henry* 26 2 2 .500 8
8 Tom Hurd 30 7 8 .467 3.14 34 14 5 2 126.0 116 52 44 9 36 75 2 0 2 1.206 8.3 0.6 2.6 5.4 2.08
9 John Jones 22 0 0 1
10 Bill Pope 35 4 11 .267 5.27 31 21 3 0 128.0 154 85 75 16 40 71 1 1 5 1.516 10.8 1.1 2.8 5.0 1.78
11 Marv Rotblatt* 26 1 1 .500 8
12 Lou Sleater* 27 7 7 .500 3.02 23 16 9 2 146.0 120 50 49 9 66 96 6 1 0 1.274 7.4 0.6 4.1 5.9 1.45 Stats for 2 teams
13 Dick Strahs 30 6 6 .500 5.13 20 12 3 0 93.0 107 53 53 13 28 43 1 0 1 1.452 10.4 1.3 2.7 4.2 1.54
14 Bill Voiselle 35 5 9 .357 3.46 63 3 0 0 138.0 136 62 53 7 49 85 1 0 2 1.341 8.9 0.5 3.2 5.5 1.73
15 Alois Zilian 30 0 0 3
15 Players 30.8 59 94 .386 153 153 677

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Sam Hairston 128 660 91 10 15 .987 5.87 15
Joe Montalvo 20 77 10 0 3 1.000 4.35 1
Aaron Robinson 12 62 10 0 3 1.000 6.00 1

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gordon Goldsberry 113 928 61 7 82 .993 8.75
William Killinger 15 136 11 2 7 .987 9.80
Don Kolloway 11 98 8 0 7 1.000 9.64
Edwin Little 10 88 6 0 8 1.000 9.40

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joseph Torpey 123 295 323 14 70 .978 5.02
William Paolisso 37 72 72 5 10 .966 3.89
Joe Tedesco 14 25 34 4 2 .937 4.21

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Ware 144 132 279 25 30 .943 2.85

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alex Garbowski 128 194 340 18 57 .967 4.17
Joseph Torpey 26 36 77 3 10 .974 4.35

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Kropf 126 308 25 6 7 .982 2.64
Alberto Baro 88 175 6 6 1 .968 2.06
William Killinger 88 162 7 5 1 .971 1.92
Bob Addis 67 134 5 0 1 1.000 2.07 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Masser 41 80 5 3 1 .966 2.07
Jim Basso 32 54 1 0 0 1.000 1.72
Cliff Mapes 15 35 2 0 1 1.000 2.47
Edwin Little 14 20 0 0 0 1.000 1.43
Emil Restaino 13 18 1 2 0 .905 1.46
Gene Jacobs 12 17 2 1 0 .950 1.58

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Voiselle 63 6 18 0 2 1.000 0.38
Ross Grimsley 39 2 25 2 0 .931 0.69
Tom Hurd 34 6 19 1 4 .962 0.74
Dick Fowler 31 4 25 4 2 .879 0.94
Phil Haugstad 31 2 19 2 1 .913 0.68
Bill Pope 31 7 11 1 0 .947 0.58
Jerry Fahr 25 5 19 1 1 .960 0.96 Stats for 2 teams
Lou Sleater 23 9 23 0 2 1.000 1.39 Stats for 2 teams
Dick Strahs 20 4 13 2 1 .895 0.85
Mike Fornieles 19 4 19 2 4 .920 1.21
Arthur Hartley 16 0 3 1 0 .750 0.19
Bill Henry 8 0.00
Marv Rotblatt 8 0.00
Alois Zilian 3 0.00
John Jones 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Addis 28 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 6, 1925 Mineral, OH, US
Alberto Baro 25 R R 5' 10.0" 172 Nov 21, 1928 Mayari, Oriente, CU
Jim Basso 34 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 5, 1919 Omaha, NE, US
Brandy Davis 26 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 10, 1927 Newark, DE, US
Jerry Fahr 29 R R 6' 5.0" 185 Dec 9, 1924 Marmaduke, AR, US
Floyd Fogg 28 R 6' 0.0" 187 1926
Mike Fornieles 22 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Jan 18, 1932 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Dick Fowler 33 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Mar 30, 1921 Toronto, ON, CA
Alex Garbowski 32 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 25, 1922 Yonkers, NY, US
Gordon Goldsberry 26 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 30, 1927 Sacramento, CA, US
Ross Grimsley 32 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1922 Americus, KS, US
Sam Hairston 34 R R 5' 10.0" 187 Jan 20, 1920 Crawford, MS, US
Arthur Hartley 31 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1923
Phil Haugstad 30 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Feb 23, 1924 Black River Falls, WI, US
Bill Henry 26 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 15, 1927 Alice, TX, US
Tom Hurd 30 R R 5' 9.0" 155 May 27, 1924 Danville, VA, US
Gene Jacobs 23 L 6' 0.0" Feb 22, 1931 Flint, MI, US
John Jones 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1932
William Killinger 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 1, 1927 PA, US
Don Kolloway 35 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 4, 1918 Posen, IL, US
John Kropf 27 R 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 5, 1926
Edwin Little 24 R 6' 2.0" 220 Aug 16, 1929 Grandville, MI, US
Cliff Mapes 32 L R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 13, 1922 Sutherland, NE, US
Robert Masser 26 L 5' 9.0" 175 1928
Joe Montalvo 28 R 6' 4.0" 225 Jun 6, 1926 New York, NY, US
William Paolisso 25 R 5' 9.0" 163 1929
Bill Pope 35 L R 6' 3.0" 230 Dec 14, 1918 Birmingham, AL, US
Emil Restaino 25 R 5' 10.0" 171 Jan 7, 1929
Aaron Robinson 39 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 23, 1915 Lancaster, SC, US
Marv Rotblatt 26 S L 5' 7.0" 160 Oct 18, 1927 Chicago, IL, US
Lou Sleater 27 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 8, 1926 St. Louis, MO, US
Dick Strahs 30 L R 6' 0.0" 192 Dec 4, 1923 Evanston, IL, US
Joe Tedesco 28 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 12, 1925
Joseph Torpey 26 R 6' 0.0" 175 1928
Bill Voiselle 35 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jan 29, 1919 Greenwood, SC, US
Al Ware 24 R 6' 1.0" 180 1930
Alois Zilian 30 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1924

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