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1948 Lynchburg Cardinals

1948 > Class B > 1948 Piedmont League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Vernon Mackie
Represented: Lynchburg, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1947 / 1949

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 Steve Bilko 19 128 463 154 34 6 20 .333 .562 260
2 Charlie Bishop 24 34 75 11 1 1 0 .147 .187 14
3 William Burda* 21 118 412 120 15 2 0 .291 .337 139
4 William Caswell 20 11 39 10 1 0 0 .256 .282 11
5 John Catallo* 21 21 75 23 2 2 0 .307 .387 29
6 Ronald Curnan 22 120 421 108 18 0 5 .257 .335 141
7 Joe Dorough* 22 133 459 126 21 3 3 .275 .353 162
8 George Dries* 23 17 19 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Robert Eisiminger 27 28 40 5 0 0 0 .125 .125 5
10 Ralph Franck 21 139 498 131 16 3 0 .263 .307 153
11 Charlie Frey* 19 125 438 119 24 3 3 .272 .361 158
12 William Gibbs 21 10 14 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
13 Bob Habenicht 22 24 45 9 3 1 0 .200 .311 14
14 Johnny Klippstein 20 33 64 12 2 0 0 .188 .219 14
15 Gregory Masson 26 18 36 4 0 0 0 .111 .111 4
16 Nelson Nocheck 26 31 60 10 0 0 0 .167 .167 10
17 Fred Pacitto 24 119 416 104 19 4 2 .250 .329 137
18 Ned Sheehan 28 14 58 15 3 0 1 .259 .362 21
19 Norman Shope 33 34 80 17 0 1 0 .213 .238 19
20 Billy Smith 21 14 40 8 10 0 0 2 4 1 .250 .400 16
21 Robert Thomson 20 102 331 76 12 1 12 .230 .381 126
22 Norman Westbeld 24 10 16 4 1 0 0 .250 .313 5
23 William Williams* 23 87 245 68 11 3 1 .278 .359 88
23 Players 21.7
* - 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 Charlie Bishop 24 13 9 .591 2.64 29 191.0 133 77 56 137 1.414 6.3 6.5
2 George Dries* 23 4 3 .571 5.24 17 55.0 43 38 32 33 1.382 7.0 5.4
3 Robert Eisiminger 27 14 5 .737 1.95 27 129.0 102 39 28 51 1.186 7.1 3.6
4 William Gibbs 21 10
5 Bob Habenicht 22 12 3 .800 2.11 23 128.0 95 37 30 40 1.055 6.7 2.8
6 Johnny Klippstein 20 6 5 .545 4.06 33 155.0 131 89 70 119 1.613 7.6 6.9
7 Nelson Nocheck 26 14 10 .583 3.17 31 179.0 167 82 63 75 1.352 8.4 3.8
8 Norman Shope 33 12 15 .444 2.70 27 223.0 207 90 67 53 1.166 8.4 2.1
8 Players 24.8
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Klippstein 33 0.00
Nelson Nocheck 31 0.00
Charlie Bishop 29 0.00
Robert Eisiminger 27 0.00
Norman Shope 27 0.00
Bob Habenicht 23 0.00
George Dries 17 0.00
William Gibbs 10 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Steve Bilko 19 R R 6' 1.0" 230 Nov 13, 1928 Nanticoke, PA, US
Charlie Bishop 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 1, 1924 Atlanta, GA, US
William Burda 21 L 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 1, 1926
William Caswell 20 R 6' 3.0" 175 Dec 5, 1927 Whiteville, NC, US
John Catallo 21 L 5' 11.0" 175 1927
Ronald Curnan 22 R 6' 0.0" 175 1926
Joe Dorough 22 L 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 10, 1926 Salt Lake City, UT, US
George Dries 23 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jun 9, 1925 Reading, PA, US
Robert Eisiminger 27 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Sep 1, 1920
Ralph Franck 21 R R 5' 11.0" 148 Aug 20, 1926 New Orleans, LA, US
Charlie Frey 19 L 5' 7.0" 165 Aug 16, 1928 Lemay, MO, US
William Gibbs 21 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1927
Bob Habenicht 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 13, 1926 St. Louis, MO, US
Johnny Klippstein 20 R R 6' 1.0" 173 Oct 17, 1927 Washington, DC, US
Gregory Masson 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1922
Nelson Nocheck 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 1, 1922
Fred Pacitto 24 R 5' 7.0" 170 1924
Ned Sheehan 28 R 5' 11.0" 170 May 14, 1920 Sacramento, CA, US
Norman Shope 33 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 14, 1915
Billy Smith 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Sep 11, 1926 Kannapolis, NC, US
Robert Thomson 20 R 6' 1.0" 185 1928
Norman Westbeld 24 R 5' 9.0" 175 Sep 6, 1923 Kalida, OH, US
William Williams 23 L 5' 7.0" 155 1925

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