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1958 Des Moines Bruins

1958 > Class A > 1958 Western League
Overall: 61-83
Scored 594 runs, Allowed 728 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-85

Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers-NL
Manager: Roy Hartsfield
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA)
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 Bob Aspromonte 20 130 531 471 54 124 7 5 0 29 4 50 48 .263 .333 .299 .633 141 15 2 3 5
2 George Bielik 25 53 35 32 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 .125 .125 .125 .250 4 0 0 3 0
3 Fran Boniar 26 107 448 396 54 130 23 5 5 66 6 48 38 .328 .400 .449 .850 178 16 1 1 2
4 Bobby Boyd* 27 67 213 197 18 40 6 0 1 13 1 12 27 .203 .252 .249 .501 49 12 1 3 0
5 Harvey Coombs* 21 22 68 60 13 18 2 1 0 6 2 7 6 .300 .382 .367 .749 22 0 1 0 0
6 Billy Dashner* 23 60 229 201 42 66 15 2 8 31 3 21 26 .328 .406 .542 .948 109 2 6 0 1
7 Ray Daviault 24 14 33 28 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 8 .107 .167 .143 .310 4 0 0 3 0
8 William Davidson 22 8 28 6 .214
9 Richard Duffy* 28 11 27 23 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 .087 .192 .087 .279 2 0 0 1 0
10 Robert Ehrke 25 22 45 35 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 6 20 .114 .244 .114 .358 4 0 0 4 0
11 Ron Fairly* 19 51 214 172 32 51 7 0 13 41 1 38 35 .297 .418 .564 .982 97 6 0 1 3
12 John Forizs 26 1 2 0 .000
13 Jim Given 26 41 163 150 19 42 9 0 1 25 2 8 14 .280 .325 .360 .685 54 4 3 0 2
14 Tim Harkness* 20 86 351 309 32 82 12 0 2 41 1 36 35 .265 .340 .324 .664 100 14 1 1 4
15 Roy Hartsfield 32 102 334 281 45 79 17 5 3 34 5 50 45 .281 .392 .409 .801 115 6 1 2 0
16 Harold Holderfield 24 136 563 529 61 149 14 8 3 56 4 15 53 .282 .306 .355 .662 188 18 6 8 5
17 Louis Hribar 23 31 54 43 8 8 0 0 0 3 0 6 16 .186 .286 .186 .472 8 1 0 5 0
18 Thomas Humber 25 29 134 114 16 29 2 4 1 18 5 11 15 .254 .331 .368 .699 42 4 3 4 2
19 Robert Hurvitz 22 27 81 69 11 15 1 0 4 11 0 12 29 .217 .333 .406 .739 28 3 0 0 0
20 Elmer Kohorst 23 78 263 237 21 42 4 0 0 23 0 19 36 .177 .238 .194 .432 46 7 1 2 4
21 Robert Leach* 25 10 16 15 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .133 .188 .133 .321 2 2 0 0 0
22 Don LeJohn 24 100 416 336 56 83 11 2 3 43 6 67 39 .247 .376 .318 .694 107 14 4 6 3
23 Edwin Lindsey 27 13 41 36 1 7 1 2 0 6 0 4 15 .194 .293 .333 .626 12 1 1 0 0
24 Robert Norris* 24 11 28 21 2 2 0 1 0 2 0 6 8 .095 .296 .190 .487 4 0 0 1 0
25 Robert Parker 26 20 57 53 4 11 3 0 0 4 1 3 9 .208 .263 .264 .527 14 1 1 0 0
26 James Peterson 24 4 5 2 .400
27 George Sackey 26 6 11 0 .000
28 George Scott 21 29 106 100 9 27 2 1 0 14 1 2 7 .270 .286 .310 .596 31 3 1 1 2
29 Todd Sickel 24 112 383 335 35 81 15 0 2 26 5 36 66 .242 .317 .304 .622 102 11 2 8 2
30 Jack Smith 22 37 69 55 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 6 16 .127 .213 .127 .340 7 3 0 8 0
31 Joe Stanek 26 11 10 8 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 0
32 James Steinhour 21 7 9 0 .000
33 Raymond Suto# 20 5 5 0 .000
34 Chuck Templeton 26 9 10 1 .100
35 John Tobias* 24 48 177 134 28 29 5 1 2 10 5 39 35 .216 .397 .313 .710 42 3 1 3 0
36 Robert Walz* 27 23 32 31 0 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 .194 .194 .226 .419 7 1 0 1 0
37 Arthur Wendt 25 27 58 52 9 12 1 0 1 9 0 2 14 .231 .255 .308 .562 16 1 0 3 1 Stats for 2 teams
38 Derald Wooton 24 15 21 19 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 7 .105 .190 .158 .348 3 0 0 0 0
39 Ford Young 22 35 55 49 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 2 11 .082 .118 .082 .199 4 3 0 4 0
39 Players 23.9 144 5291 4648 594 1168 158 38 50 529 52 531 725 .251 .326 .334 .660 1552 150 77 35
* - 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 George Bielik 25 8 2 .800 3.56 47 1 0 0 91.0 93 55 36 12 35 51 3 1 1 1.407 9.2 1.2 3.5 5.0 1.46
2 Ray Daviault 24 3 4 .429 4.22 14 12 5 0 79.0 54 41 37 10 43 70 2 0 12 1.228 6.2 1.1 4.9 8.0 1.63
3 Richard Duffy* 28 5 5 .500 5.10 10 9 4 0 60.0 69 38 34 7 21 42 2 0 0 1.500 10.4 1.0 3.2 6.3 2.00
4 Robert Ehrke 25 7 6 .538 2.91 22 15 9 3 127.0 120 54 41 7 50 79 3 0 2 1.339 8.5 0.5 3.5 5.6 1.58
5 John Forizs 26 1 0 1.000 3.00 1 3.0 1 6 18.0
6 Louis Hribar 23 7 15 .318 4.65 31 22 6 1 155.0 157 95 80 10 80 119 1 1 18 1.529 9.1 0.6 4.6 6.9 1.49
7 Robert Leach* 25 1 4 .200 4.00 7 27.0 12 14 4.7
8 James Peterson 24 0 0 2 7.0 3 3.9
9 George Sackey 26 2 2 .500 7.39 5 28.0 23 7 2.2
10 Jack Smith 22 11 11 .500 4.30 36 23 10 2 180.0 196 107 86 10 89 104 6 0 5 1.583 9.8 0.5 4.4 5.2 1.17
11 Joe Stanek 26 3 2 .600 2.92 11 3 1 0 37.0 33 14 12 3 17 13 1 0 0 1.351 8.0 0.7 4.1 3.2 0.76
12 James Steinhour* 21 0 1 .000 3.69 7 5 0 0 39.0 38 18 16 3 10 23 1 0 1 1.231 8.8 0.7 2.3 5.3 2.30
13 Raymond Suto* 20 1 1 .500 3.00 5 12.0 4 11 8.2
14 Chuck Templeton* 26 0 4 .000 5.29 9 4 0 0 34.0 43 21 20 1 34 13 1 0 6 2.265 11.4 0.3 9.0 3.4 0.38
15 Robert Walz 27 3 5 .375 3.23 17 7 3 0 78.0 71 41 28 4 37 52 1 1 8 1.385 8.2 0.5 4.3 6.0 1.41
16 Arthur Wendt* 25 5 13 .278 5.59 27 23 5 1 145.0 116 102 90 11 154 122 6 0 13 1.862 7.2 0.7 9.6 7.6 0.79 Stats for 2 teams
17 Derald Wooton 24 3 4 .429 7.50 14 9 2 0 60.0 67 63 50 11 52 32 3 0 6 1.983 10.0 1.6 7.8 4.8 0.62
18 Ford Young 22 6 13 .316 3.56 34 19 7 2 167.0 173 79 66 11 72 103 5 0 10 1.467 9.3 0.6 3.9 5.6 1.43
18 Players 24.1 61 83 .424 144 144 728
* - 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
Elmer Kohorst 66 374 44 11 7 .974 6.33 14
Bobby Boyd 57 321 48 6 9 .984 6.47 7
Robert Hurvitz 18 94 11 4 0 .963 5.83 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tim Harkness 86 767 32 10 52 .988 9.29
Jim Given 40 337 31 6 32 .984 9.20
Todd Sickel 17 115 3 3 14 .975 6.94

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Hartsfield 78 141 177 14 42 .958 4.08
Todd Sickel 60 107 140 13 20 .950 4.12
Robert Parker 17 30 33 3 14 .955 3.71

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don LeJohn 86 76 176 17 22 .937 2.93
George Scott 29 27 70 3 8 .970 3.34
John Tobias 12 8 24 4 1 .889 2.67
Todd Sickel 11 9 22 1 1 .969 2.82
Harold Holderfield 10 7 17 2 3 .923 2.40

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Aspromonte 125 202 342 42 60 .928 4.35
Don LeJohn 15 26 45 3 5 .959 4.73

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harold Holderfield 123 255 15 6 3 .978 2.20
Fran Boniar 105 199 14 6 0 .973 2.03
Billy Dashner 56 86 3 3 1 .967 1.59
Ron Fairly 50 128 7 3 2 .978 2.70
Thomas Humber 28 80 2 2 0 .976 2.93
John Tobias 27 40 2 2 0 .955 1.56
Harvey Coombs 15 29 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Todd Sickel 13 10 0 1 0 .909 0.77
Edwin Lindsey 11 10 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Bielik 47 3 15 3 1 .857 0.38
Jack Smith 36 6 34 1 1 .976 1.11
Ford Young 34 7 42 1 2 .980 1.44
Louis Hribar 31 5 30 4 1 .897 1.13
Arthur Wendt 27 13 28 1 3 .976 1.52 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Ehrke 22 5 27 2 2 .941 1.45
Robert Walz 17 3 10 1 0 .929 0.76
Ray Daviault 14 5 10 0 0 1.000 1.07
Derald Wooton 14 3 7 3 0 .769 0.71
Joe Stanek 11 4 10 2 0 .875 1.27
Richard Duffy 10 3 9 0 0 1.000 1.20
Chuck Templeton 9 0.00
Robert Leach 7 0.00
James Steinhour 7 0.00
George Sackey 5 0.00
Raymond Suto 5 0.00
John Forizs 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Aspromonte 20 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jun 19, 1938 Brooklyn, NY, US
George Bielik 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 17, 1932
Fran Boniar 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1932
Bobby Boyd 27 L R 5' 11.0" 180 1931
Harvey Coombs 21 L L 6' 0.0" 165 1937
Billy Dashner 23 L L 5' 11.0" 195 1935
Ray Daviault 24 R R 6' 1.0" 170 May 27, 1934 Montreal, QC, CA
William Davidson 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 15, 1935 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Richard Duffy 28 L L 5' 11.0" 180 1930
Robert Ehrke 25 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1933
Ron Fairly 19 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 12, 1938 Macon, GA, US
John Forizs 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Mar 23, 1932 Bridgeport, CT, US
Jim Given 26 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 17, 1931 Topeka, KS, US
Tim Harkness 20 L L 6' 2.0" 182 Dec 23, 1937 Lachine, QC, CA
Roy Hartsfield 32 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 25, 1925 Chattahoochee, GA, US
Harold Holderfield 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 13, 1934 Indianapolis, IN, US
Louis Hribar 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1935
Thomas Humber 25 R R 5' 8.0" 172 1933
Robert Hurvitz 22 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1936
Elmer Kohorst 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1935
Robert Leach 25 L L 6' 0.0" 190 1933
Don LeJohn 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 13, 1934 Daisytown, PA, US
Edwin Lindsey 27 R 6' 2.0" 200 1931
Robert Norris 24 L 6' 2.0" 170 1934
Robert Parker 26 R 5' 10.0" 175 1932
James Peterson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 5, 1934 Fort Worth, TX, US
George Sackey 26 R R 6' 3.0" 190 1932 PA
George Scott 21 R R 6' 3.0" 165 Aug 23, 1936
Todd Sickel 24 R 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 6, 1934 Kansas City, MO, US
Jack Smith 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 15, 1935 Pikeville, KY, US
Joe Stanek 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 12, 1931
James Steinhour 21 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 16, 1937 Springfield, VT, US
Raymond Suto 20 S L 5' 11.0" 175 1938
Chuck Templeton 26 R L 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 1, 1932 Detroit, MI, US
John Tobias 24 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 27, 1933 Detroit, MI, US
Robert Walz 27 L R 6' 1.0" 190 May 24, 1931 Jackson, MI, US
Arthur Wendt 25 R L 6' 3.0" 208 1933
Derald Wooton 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 27, 1933 Wakefield, KS, US
Ford Young 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1936

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