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1954 Omaha Cardinals

1954 > Class A > 1954 Western League
Overall: 83-68
Scored 663 runs, Allowed 612 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 81-70

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Ferrell Anderson
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ferrell Anderson36107296811203.274.345102
2Bob Blaylock1946
3Jackie Brandt20216721520.313.44830
4Lou Ciola3155309000.300.3009
5Phil Clark2143
6Bob Clear264010020401.200.27027
7Fred Desouza23165110202.196.35318
8Jay Drake2498310791614.255.352109
9Carmon Dugger*2442
10Byron Elser2415160917130112.281.376229
11Rogers Fister2068
12Melvin Greer2428219100.429.47610
13Mel Heim*24377610000.132.13210
14Neal Hertweck*221405031311966.260.358180Stats for 2 teams
15Harry Hoitsma26920
16Charles Hollingsworth2027184010.222.3336
17William Hopkins248422860438.263.41294
18Roland Hubbard241370000.000.0000
19Gordon Jones2418346000.176.1766
20Ray Kangas2411
21Harry Keister*22818
22Jim King*2114852816631625.314.538284
23Ron Kump*22317519500.253.32024
24Hector Mayer261454921302260.264.333164
25Art Mazmanian2724609000.150.1509
26Donald McLennan*221275041321072.262.321162
27Floyd Melliere2914123100.250.3334
28Jim Michalec2472
29James Miller2283
30Vincent Moreci*24144612310.261.37017
31George New*2632
32Whitey Ries2413549114326111.291.415204
33Jack Shirley2555
34Gene Swinger2518130000.000.0000
35Alfred Viotto*231073097510410.243.398123
36Virgil Wallace263011428320.246.30735
37Donald Wolf2252
37 Players24.3152566950016631319207527359171538545.264.333.370.70318499040
* - 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
1Bob Blaylock1901.0004
2Lou Ciola3175.5833.0649297.09036334311.2478.40.42.9
3Phil Clark21101.0004
4Bob Clear262011.6452.933934267.023610787141141.3118.00.53.8
5Carmon Dugger24101.0004
6Rogers Fister2013.2506
7Melvin Greer2414.2005.3526369.07145416441.6679.30.85.7
8Mel Heim*24138.6193.233629226.02221048114861.3638.80.63.4
9Harry Hoitsma2652.7148
10Charles Hollingsworth2044.5004.9619649.05031271441.9189.20.28.1
11Roland Hubbard*2412.3336.1013431.03423214201.7429.91.25.8
12Gordon Jones24105.6673.401815106.010646405351.3309.00.43.0
13Ray Kangas2401.0001
14Ron Kump221412.5382.283027217.020778556751.3008.60.23.1
15Floyd Melliere2913.2502.4814340.03215112241.4007.20.45.4
16Jim Michalec24007
17George New*2611.5003
18Jack Shirley2501.0004
19Gene Swinger2534.4292.6015352.03827151271.2506.60.24.7
20Donald Wolf2201.0005
20 Players24.88368.550152152612
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ferrell Anderson36RR6' 1.0"200Jan 9, 1918Maple City, KS, US
Bob Blaylock19RR6' 1.0"185Jun 28, 1935Chattanooga, TN, US
Jackie Brandt20RR5' 11.0"165Apr 28, 1934Omaha, NE, US
Lou Ciola31RR5' 9.0"165Sep 6, 1922Norfolk, VA, US
Phil Clark21RR6' 3.0"210Oct 3, 1932Albany, GA, US
Bob Clear26RR5' 9.0"170Dec 14, 1927Denver, CO, US
Fred Desouza23R5' 10.0"1601931
Jay Drake24R5' 9.0"185Mar 1, 1930Humboldt, KS, US
Carmon Dugger24LR6' 2.0"1701930
Byron Elser24RR5' 9.0"1701930
Rogers Fister20RR6' 5.0"1851934
Melvin Greer24RR6' 0.0"185Aug 11, 1929
Mel Heim24LL5' 11.0"1801930
Neal Hertweck22LL6' 1.0"175Nov 22, 1931St. Louis, MO, US
Harry Hoitsma26RR6' 3.0"1981928
Charles Hollingsworth20RR5' 9.0"165Jul 30, 1933St. Joseph, MO, US
William Hopkins24R6' 0.0"1851930
Roland Hubbard24RL6' 2.0"1851930
Gordon Jones24RR6' 0.0"185Apr 2, 1930Portland, OR, US
Ray Kangas24RR6' 1.0"185Apr 19, 1930Bessemer, MI, US
Harry Keister22LL6' 2.0"1881932
Jim King21LR6' 0.0"185Aug 27, 1932Elkins, AR, US
Ron Kump22LR5' 10.0"170Nov 25, 1931Cashtown, PA, US
Hector Mayer26RR5' 10.0"172Nov 25, 1927Nogales, Sonora, MX
Art Mazmanian27RR5' 9.0"229May 1, 1927Detroit, MI, US
Donald McLennan22L5' 8.0"1651932
Floyd Melliere29RR6' 2.0"1901925
Jim Michalec24RR5' 11.0"1851930
James Miller22R6' 3.0"1801932
Vincent Moreci24LL5' 10.0"190Oct 11, 1929San Francisco, CA, US
George New26LL6' 1.0"1851928
Whitey Ries24RR6' 0.0"185Jul 3, 1929St. Louis, MO, US
Jack Shirley25RR6' 1.0"1901929
Gene Swinger25RR5' 11.0"1761929
Alfred Viotto23L5' 7.0"180Dec 27, 1930
Virgil Wallace26R6' 4.0"1901928
Donald Wolf22RR5' 10.0"1751932

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