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1953 Odessa Oilers

1953 > Class C > 1953 Longhorn League
Overall: 53-78

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Robert Martin
Represented: Odessa, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

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 James Ackers 22 17 62 21 5 0 1 .339 .468 29
2 Wayne Batson* 24 127 484 168 36 9 10 .347 .521 252
3 Bill Blackburn* 26 10 19 3 1 0 0 .158 .211 4
4 James Carson 25 34 74 11 2 0 0 .149 .176 13
5 Feliciano Castro? -- 122 396 101 11 6 6 .255 .359 142
6 James Chaney? -- 22 46 11 3 0 0 .239 .304 14
7 Norman Childress? -- 10 13 1 0 0 0 .077 .077 1
8 Charles Craig? -- 46 59 9 3 0 2 .153 .305 18
9 Raul Dieppa 18 119 511 141 23 7 11 .276 .413 211
10 Leo Eastham* 34 119 419 107 25 4 23 .255 .499 209
11 Roberto Fabian 24 125 496 145 19 5 7 .292 .393 195
12 Dario Jimenez 23 18 40 16 1 2 1 .400 .600 24
13 Roman Loyko* 32 123 451 142 28 16 12 .315 .528 238
14 Arthur Martin 23 68 260 54 21 3 3 .208 .346 90
15 Robert Martin 29 125 460 140 23 2 23 .304 .513 236
16 Jesse McClain 30 17 74 18 5 0 2 .243 .392 29 Stats for 2 teams
17 Arthur Neal? -- 51 203 61 8 7 4 .300 .468 95 Stats for 3 teams
18 Wenceslao Ortiz 24 59 111 21 4 0 0 .189 .225 25
19 Milton Ralat 29 15 39 8 1 1 0 .205 .282 11 Stats for 2 teams
20 Manuel Rodriguez 27 19 11 4 0 0 0 .364 .364 4
21 Joseph Ruiz? -- 15 19 3 0 0 0 .158 .158 3
22 Marion Tredway? -- 33 109 18 1 1 0 .165 .193 21 Stats for 2 teams
23 Carlos Villarreal? 36 12 14 3 0 0 0 .214 .214 3 Stats for 2 teams
24 Orlando Zgraggen? -- 29 62 10 0 0 0 .161 .161 10
25 Paul Zubak 28 59 232 47 11 0 3 .203 .289 67
25 Players 26.3 131 5192 4408 803 1263 218 58 105 676 93 742 606 .287 .389 .434 .823 1912 42
* - 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 Bill Blackburn 26 1 3 .250 5.44 7 5 48.0 47 35 29 2 36 1.729 8.8 0.4 6.8
2 James Carson* 25 13 13 .500 5.00 33 23 180.0 192 123 100 14 96 1.600 9.6 0.7 4.8
3 Charles Craig? -- 3 7 .300 8.35 30 15 83.0 104 89 77 8 74 2.145 11.3 0.9 8.0
4 Dario Jimenez 23 7 3 .700 2.69 12 10 87.0 85 35 26 7 18 1.184 8.8 0.7 1.9
5 Wenceslao Ortiz 24 14 16 .467 4.05 41 25 240.0 242 145 108 22 117 1.496 9.1 0.8 4.4
6 Joseph Ruiz? -- 2 2 .500 7.43 13 3 46.0 46 46 38 1 34 1.739 9.0 0.2 6.7
7 Orlando Zgraggen? -- 7 10 .412 5.05 29 20 171.0 197 113 96 18 82 1.632 10.4 0.9 4.3
7 Players 24.4 53 78 .405 131 131
* - 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
Wenceslao Ortiz 41 0.00
James Carson 33 0.00
Charles Craig 30 0.00
Orlando Zgraggen 29 0.00
Joseph Ruiz 13 0.00
Dario Jimenez 12 0.00
Bill Blackburn 7 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
James Ackers 22 R 6' 2.0" 180 1931
Joel Allen -- Unknown
Wayne Batson 24 L 5' 9.0" 160 1929
Bill Blackburn 26 L R 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 10, 1926 Long Beach, CA, US
Bruce Blumenthal 24 R 6' 1.0" 190 1929
James Carson 25 R L 6' 1.0" 180 1928
Feliciano Castro -- Unknown
James Chaney -- Unknown
Norman Childress -- Unknown
Christi -- Unknown
Louis Colella -- Unknown
Charles Craig -- Unknown
Weldon Day 24 R 5' 10.0" 180 1929
Raul Dieppa 18 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Dec 18, 1934 CU
Leo Eastham 34 L 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 15, 1918 Lowell, MA, US
Humberto Fabian -- Unknown
Roberto Fabian 24 R 5' 10.0" 180 1929
Gray -- Unknown
Dario Jimenez 23 R R 5' 8.0" 142 1930
Roman Loyko 32 L 5' 7.0" 165 Jul 23, 1920
Arthur Martin 23 R 5' 10.0" 180 1930
Robert Martin 29 R 5' 9.0" 180 1924
Jesse McClain 30 R 6' 0.0" 190 1923
Francis Mehal 26 R R 6' 0.0" 163 1927
Arthur Neal -- Unknown
Wenceslao Ortiz 24 R R 5' 9.0" 162 1929
Milton Ralat 29 R R 5' 9.0" 156 Jun 18, 1924
Rene -- Unknown
Manuel Rodriguez 27 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1926
Joseph Ruiz -- Unknown
Alfred Sokolowski 25 S R 6' 1.0" 197 1928
Marion Tredway -- Unknown
Carlos Villarreal 36 R Mar 21, 1917 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Orlando Zgraggen -- Unknown
Paul Zubak 28 R 6' 0.0" 185 1925

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