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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
1Bob Aspromonte20130471124750.263.299141
2George Bielik2553324000.125.1254
3Fran Boniar261073961302355.328.449178
4Bobby Boyd*276719740601.203.24949
5Harvey Coombs*21226018210.300.36722
6Billy Dashner*2360201661528.328.542109
7Ray Daviault2414283100.107.1434
8William Davidson228286.214
9Richard Duffy*2811232000.087.0872
10Robert Ehrke2522354000.114.1144
11Ron Fairly*1951172517013.297.56497
12John Forizs26120.000
13Jim Given264115042901.280.36054
14Tim Harkness*2086309821202.265.324100
15Roy Hartsfield32102281791753.281.409115
16Harold Holderfield241365291491483.282.355188
17Louis Hribar2331438000.186.1868
18Thomas Humber252911429241.254.36842
19Robert Hurvitz22276915104.217.40628
20Elmer Kohorst237823742400.177.19446
21Robert Leach*2510152000.133.1332
22Don LeJohn24100336831123.247.318107
23Edwin Lindsey2713367120.194.33312
24Robert Norris*2411212010.095.1904
25Robert Parker26205311300.208.26414
26James Peterson24452.400
27George Sackey266110.000
28George Scott212910027210.270.31031
29Todd Sickel24112335811502.242.304102
30Jack Smith2237557000.127.1277
31Joe Stanek261180000.000.0000
32James Steinhour21790.000
33Raymond Suto#20550.000
34Chuck Templeton269101.100
35John Tobias*244813429512.216.31342
36Robert Walz*2723316100.194.2267
37Arthur Wendt25275212101.231.30816Stats for 2 teams
38Derald Wooton2415192100.105.1583
39Ford Young2235494000.082.0824
39 Players23.9144529146485941168158385052952531725.251.326.334.66015521507735
* - 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
1George Bielik2582.8003.5647191.093553612351.4079.21.23.5
2Ray Daviault2434.4294.22141279.054413710431.2286.21.14.9
3Richard Duffy*2855.5005.1010960.06938347211.50010.41.03.2
4Robert Ehrke2576.5382.912215127.012054417501.3398.50.53.5
5John Forizs26101.0003.0013.01618.0
6Louis Hribar23715.3184.653122155.0157958010801.5299.10.64.6
7Robert Leach*2514.2004.00727.012144.7
8James Peterson240027.033.9
9George Sackey2622.5007.39528.02372.2
10Jack Smith221111.5004.303623180.01961078610891.5839.80.54.4
11Joe Stanek2632.6002.9211337.03314123171.3518.00.74.1
12James Steinhour*2101.0003.697539.03818163101.2318.80.72.3
13Raymond Suto*2011.5003.00512.04118.2
14Chuck Templeton*2604.0005.299434.04321201342.26511.40.39.0
15Robert Walz2735.3753.2317778.07141284371.3858.20.54.3
16Arthur Wendt*25513.2785.592723145.011610290111541.8627.20.79.6Stats for 2 teams
17Derald Wooton2434.4297.5014960.067635011521.98310.01.67.8
18Ford Young22613.3163.563419167.0173796611721.4679.30.63.9
18 Players24.16183.424144144728
* - 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


George Bielik470.00
Jack Smith360.00
Ford Young340.00
Louis Hribar310.00
Arthur Wendt270.00Stats for 2 teams
Robert Ehrke220.00
Robert Walz170.00
Ray Daviault140.00
Derald Wooton140.00
Joe Stanek110.00
Richard Duffy100.00
Chuck Templeton90.00
Robert Leach70.00
James Steinhour70.00
George Sackey50.00
Raymond Suto50.00
John Forizs10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bob Aspromonte20RR6' 2.0"170Jun 19, 1938Brooklyn, NY, US
George Bielik25RR5' 11.0"185Jul 17, 1932
Fran Boniar26RR6' 1.0"1951932
Bobby Boyd27LR5' 11.0"1801931
Harvey Coombs21LL6' 0.0"1651937
Billy Dashner23LL5' 11.0"1951935
Ray Daviault24RR6' 1.0"170May 27, 1934Montreal, QC, CA
William Davidson22RR5' 11.0"170Nov 15, 1935Oklahoma City, OK, US
Richard Duffy28LL5' 11.0"1801930
Robert Ehrke25RR6' 4.0"1951933
Ron Fairly19LL5' 10.0"175Jul 12, 1938Macon, GA, US
John Forizs26RR5' 8.0"165Mar 23, 1932Bridgeport, CT, US
Jim Given26RL6' 2.0"185Sep 17, 1931Topeka, KS, US
Tim Harkness20LL6' 2.0"182Dec 23, 1937Lachine, QC, CA
Roy Hartsfield32RR5' 9.0"165Oct 25, 1925Chattahoochee, GA, US
Harold Holderfield24RR6' 1.0"190Jun 13, 1934Indianapolis, IN, US
Louis Hribar23RR6' 0.0"1851935
Thomas Humber25RR5' 8.0"1721933
Robert Hurvitz22RR6' 4.0"2001936
Elmer Kohorst23RR6' 2.0"2001935
Robert Leach25LL6' 0.0"1901933
Don LeJohn24RR5' 10.0"175May 13, 1934Daisytown, PA, US
Edwin Lindsey27R6' 2.0"2001931
Robert Norris24L6' 2.0"1701934
Robert Parker26R5' 10.0"1751932
James Peterson24RR6' 0.0"185Feb 5, 1934Fort Worth, TX, US
George Sackey26RR6' 3.0"1901932PA
George Scott21RR6' 3.0"165Aug 23, 1936
Todd Sickel24R5' 11.0"1651934
Jack Smith22RR6' 0.0"185Nov 15, 1935Pikeville, KY, US
Joe Stanek26RR6' 1.0"180Oct 12, 1931
James Steinhour21RL6' 1.0"175Jun 16, 1937Springfield, VT, US
Raymond Suto20SL5' 11.0"1751938
Chuck Templeton26RL6' 3.0"210Jun 1, 1932Detroit, MI, US
John Tobias24LR5' 10.0"175Dec 27, 1933Detroit, MI, US
Robert Walz27LR6' 1.0"190May 24, 1931Jackson, MI, US
Arthur Wendt25RL6' 3.0"2081933
Derald Wooton24RR6' 2.0"195Dec 27, 1933Wakefield, KS, US
Ford Young22RR6' 1.0"1901936

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