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1958 Pocatello A's

1958 > Class C > 1958 Pioneer League
Overall: 70-63
Scored 961 runs, Allowed 931 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-65

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: Billy Capps
Represented: Pocatello, ID
Ballpark: n/a
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 Joe Ala 27 131 609 522 105 190 27 8 14 118 7 75 31 .364 .445 .527 .972 275 5 2 5
2 Raymond Barboza 20 37 154 144 21 31 0 3 6 35 0 7 59 .215 .253 .382 .635 55 1 0 2
3 Norm Bass 19 49 94 71 18 14 1 0 1 10 0 19 37 .197 .355 .254 .608 18 0 1 3
4 George Belden* 20 24 36 30 4 5 1 0 1 5 0 5 6 .167 .286 .300 .586 9 0 1 0
5 Virgil Bernhardt* 19 100 341 273 50 65 11 5 5 38 1 61 65 .238 .378 .370 .748 101 2 2 3
6 Tony Cannizzo 23 106 443 364 78 102 20 1 24 101 1 73 79 .280 .400 .538 .938 196 2 0 4
7 Billy Capps 39 9 7 1 .143
8 John Cunningham* 23 62 260 218 49 64 15 1 5 30 4 40 55 .294 .404 .440 .844 96 1 0 1
9 Alex George* 19 132 654 556 120 157 21 8 23 90 5 81 74 .282 .373 .473 .846 263 3 8 6
10 Ronald Glasgow* 24 121 535 475 88 135 23 2 1 58 0 50 34 .284 .356 .347 .703 165 4 4 2
11 Jimmie Gore* 22 6 1 0 .000
12 Richard Hutzler 25 9 29 11 .379
13 Lou Klimchock* 18 115 554 506 123 197 24 8 25 112 4 43 32 .389 .438 .617 1.054 312 2 1 2
14 Charles Kowalski* 20 32 57 46 11 11 5 0 1 9 0 11 9 .239 .386 .413 .799 19 0 0 0
15 Robert Kucher 21 10 11 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0 1 0
16 Harold Morris* 21 17 43 35 6 6 0 0 0 3 0 7 6 .171 .310 .171 .481 6 0 1 0
17 John O'Donnell* 31 13 29 25 3 5 0 1 0 2 0 2 5 .200 .259 .280 .539 7 0 2 0
18 Denny O'Melia* 24 21 47 42 5 9 2 0 0 6 0 4 17 .214 .283 .262 .545 11 0 1 0
19 Dan Pfister 21 14 31 22 4 6 0 0 0 5 0 5 2 .273 .407 .273 .680 6 0 4 0
20 Eddie Picker* 22 25 16 14 2 3 0 0 1 2 0 2 9 .214 .313 .429 .741 6 0 0 0
21 Charles Pruitt 27 133 592 504 108 154 20 11 16 101 9 72 103 .306 .394 .484 .878 244 7 1 8
22 Edward Rosenquist 22 28 32 27 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 5 13 .222 .344 .222 .566 6 0 0 0
23 Dennis Schmitt 20 40 80 66 6 12 2 0 0 7 0 6 24 .182 .250 .212 .462 14 0 8 0
24 Norman Shill* 19 135 607 489 105 144 22 4 20 101 2 93 83 .294 .419 .479 .897 234 15 5 5
25 Sidney Smithdeal 23 38 173 149 32 46 6 2 3 17 4 21 33 .309 .398 .436 .834 65 1 2 0
26 Henry Szostak# 21 22 13 11 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .091 .231 .091 .322 1 0 0 0
27 Gordon Taylor 22 17 70 63 12 18 4 0 5 15 1 4 12 .286 .343 .587 .930 37 2 0 1
28 Manuel Terrazas 21 4 5 1 .200
29 Leon Webrand 24 22 22 20 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 .100 .182 .100 .282 2 0 0 0
29 Players 22.1 135 5509 4724 961 1398 205 54 151 869 38 699 813 .296 .384 .458 .842 2164 44 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 Norm Bass 19 11 9 .550 5.67 32 25 8 0 173.0 167 130 109 20 132 169 7 0 8 1.728 8.7 1.0 6.9 8.8 1.28
2 George Belden 20 4 5 .444 7.07 24 12 2 0 84.0 82 78 66 11 89 64 7 0 9 2.036 8.8 1.2 9.5 6.9 0.72
3 Virgil Bernhardt 19 0 0 2 3.0 3 9.0
4 Billy Capps 39 0 0 3 7.0 2 2.6
5 Jimmie Gore* 22 1 1 .500 5 7.0 10 12.9
6 Charles Kowalski* 20 5 5 .500 5.09 22 7 2 0 92.0 117 79 52 13 71 62 3 0 9 2.043 11.4 1.3 6.9 6.1 0.87
7 Robert Kucher 21 0 5 .000 9 26.0 29 10.0
8 Harold Morris* 21 8 3 .727 6.59 16 11 4 0 82.0 87 64 60 7 82 79 4 2 3 2.061 9.5 0.8 9.0 8.7 0.96
9 John O'Donnell* 31 5 2 .714 5.14 13 9 4 1 63.0 74 40 36 7 29 46 1 1 6 1.635 10.6 1.0 4.1 6.6 1.59
10 Denny O'Melia* 24 7 7 .500 6.00 21 15 5 0 114.0 139 94 76 8 95 102 7 1 10 2.053 11.0 0.6 7.5 8.1 1.07
11 Dan Pfister 21 5 4 .556 5.12 11 9 5 1 58.0 57 43 33 2 31 66 0 1 0 1.517 8.8 0.3 4.8 10.2 2.13
12 Eddie Picker* 22 0 5 .000 5.30 25 3 0 0 56.0 76 50 33 6 29 36 2 0 2 1.875 12.2 1.0 4.7 5.8 1.24
13 Edward Rosenquist* 22 5 10 .333 5.03 28 7 3 0 93.0 102 58 52 9 73 67 5 0 5 1.882 9.9 0.9 7.1 6.5 0.92
14 Dennis Schmitt 20 13 4 .765 5.68 39 24 8 0 187.0 209 140 118 21 103 147 1 1 13 1.668 10.1 1.0 5.0 7.1 1.43
15 Henry Szostak 21 2 0 1.000 5.62 21 2 1 0 40.0 56 30 25 5 19 28 1 0 2 1.875 12.6 1.1 4.3 6.3 1.47
16 Manuel Terrazas 21 1 0 1.000 4 9.0 13 13.0
17 Leon Webrand 24 3 3 .500 6.29 22 6 3 0 63.0 87 53 44 2 34 39 1 0 1 1.921 12.4 0.3 4.9 5.6 1.15
17 Players 21.7 70 63 .526 135 135 931
* - 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
Tony Cannizzo 98 701 54 8 7 .990 7.70 24
Virgil Bernhardt 39 209 25 8 2 .967 6.00 14

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Norman Shill 135 1049 76 19 124 .983 8.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Klimchock 115 273 286 34 86 .943 4.86
Gordon Taylor 17 51 40 2 8 .978 5.35

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Ala 124 118 233 38 21 .902 2.83

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alex George 132 205 403 45 91 .931 4.61

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Pruitt 133 265 10 10 0 .965 2.07
Ronald Glasgow 116 155 9 6 1 .965 1.41
John Cunningham 55 90 6 8 0 .923 1.75
Virgil Bernhardt 48 35 7 9 1 .824 0.88
Sidney Smithdeal 38 88 2 3 0 .968 2.37
Raymond Barboza 27 40 5 3 1 .938 1.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis Schmitt 39 8 25 1 5 .971 0.85
Norm Bass 32 9 35 1 4 .978 1.38
Edward Rosenquist 28 1 13 4 3 .778 0.50
Eddie Picker 25 3 16 0 1 1.000 0.76
George Belden 24 3 18 0 2 1.000 0.88
Charles Kowalski 22 5 14 3 0 .864 0.86
Leon Webrand 22 6 7 3 0 .813 0.59
Denny O'Melia 21 1 17 2 1 .900 0.86
Henry Szostak 21 0 6 1 1 .857 0.29
Harold Morris 16 2 22 4 1 .857 1.50
John O'Donnell 13 7 12 0 0 1.000 1.46
Dan Pfister 11 9 16 0 2 1.000 2.27
Robert Kucher 9 0.00
Jimmie Gore 5 0.00
Manuel Terrazas 4 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Joe Ala 27 R R 5' 10.0" 210 Aug 3, 1930 Santiago de Cuba, CU
Raymond Barboza 20 R R 6' 4.0" 220 1938
Norm Bass 19 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jan 21, 1939 Laurel, MS, US
George Belden 20 L R 6' 4.0" 194 Aug 22, 1937 Buffalo, NY, US
Virgil Bernhardt 19 L R 6' 1.0" 193 Jul 30, 1938 Rowan County, NC, US
Tony Cannizzo 23 R R 5' 9.0" 200 Jan 16, 1935 San Francisco, CA, US
Billy Capps 39 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 27, 1919 Lawton, OK, US
John Cunningham 23 L 6' 1.0" 185 1935
Alex George 19 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 27, 1938 Kansas City, MO, US
Ronald Glasgow 24 L 5' 11.0" 186 1934
Jimmie Gore 22 L L 6' 1.0" 187 1936
Richard Hutzler 25 R 5' 9.0" 190 1933
Lou Klimchock 18 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 15, 1939 Hostetter, PA, US
Charles Kowalski 20 L L 6' 1.0" 205 1938
Robert Kucher 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1937
Harold Morris 21 L L 5' 11.0" 180 1937
John O'Donnell 31 L L 5' 11.0" 163 1927
Denny O'Melia 24 L L 6' 0.0" 170 1934 Santa Barbara, CA, US
Dan Pfister 21 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Dec 20, 1936 Plainfield, NJ, US
Eddie Picker 22 L L 5' 10.0" 155 Nov 21, 1935 New York, NY, US
Charles Pruitt 27 R 6' 3.0" 175 1931
Edward Rosenquist 22 R L 5' 11.0" 1936
Dennis Schmitt 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1938
Norman Shill 19 L L 6' 1.0" 190 1939
Sidney Smithdeal 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1935
Henry Szostak 21 S R 5' 11.0" 150 Nov 11, 1936
Gordon Taylor 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1936
Manuel Terrazas 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1937
Leon Webrand 24 R R 6' 3.0" 210 1934

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