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1954 Modesto Reds

1954 > Class C > 1954 California League
Overall: 88-52
Scored 870 runs, Allowed 604 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 93-47

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Jack Graham and Jerry Crosby
Represented: Modesto, CA
Ballpark: John Thurman Field (Modesto, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

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 Chet Ashman* 27 10 37 6 1 0 0 .162 .189 7 Stats for 2 teams
2 Charles Bell 27 140 548 157 32 5 10 .286 .418 229
3 Rick Botelho* 19 32 84 18 0 0 0 .214 .214 18
4 Ernie Broglio 18 14 33 5 0 0 0 .152 .152 5
5 Gordy Brunswick 29 9 33
6 Jose Bustamente 23 96 348 94 22 6 5 .270 .411 143
7 Gene Carlson 22 33 41 10 3 0 2 .244 .463 19
8 Richard Conner# 20 3 1
9 Jerry Crosby# 35 99 347 105 15 1 12 .303 .455 158
10 Robert Dallas 23 21 62 16 1 0 10 .258 .758 47
11 Ellis Daugherty* 25 12 43 11 2 1 1 .256 .419 18
12 Russ Derry* 37 55 201 49 11 0 8 .244 .418 84
13 Edward Fairman 24 38 129 40 9 1 2 .310 .442 57
14 John Gabler# 23 22 52 14 4 1 1 .269 .442 23
15 Jack Graham* 37 24 73 28 7 0 3 .384 .603 44
16 Larry Hampshire* 22 29 101 17 5 0 0 .168 .218 22
17 Dick Hansen 22 10 9 1 0 0 0 .111 .111 1
18 Jack Holmquist* 22 111 372 104 10 4 0 .280 .328 122
19 Alfredo Ibanez 24 28 32 5 0 0 0 .156 .156 5
20 Johnny James* 20 40 59 9 0 0 0 .153 .153 9
21 Frank Kabbes 21 11 17 2 0 0 0 .118 .118 2
22 James Keating 32 82 317 108 25 1 9 .341 .511 162
23 Billy Kerr 36 130 473 146 34 1 23 .309 .531 251
24 Thomas Krebsbach 21 9 30
25 Richard Larus? -- 1 2
26 Joseph Maguire 19 6 12
27 McRae Morrell 19 3 1
28 Earl Mortensen 22 5 8
29 Bob Murphy 22 16 46 10 1 0 0 .217 .239 11
30 Robert Nard 25 134 497 126 22 3 3 .254 .328 163
31 Hugh Ord? -- 1 1
32 Thomas Page 24 25 56 14 1 0 0 .250 .268 15
33 Bull Palica 34 50 44 4 2 0 0 .091 .136 6 Stats for 2 teams
34 Vincent Pisani 23 10 31 5 1 1 0 .161 .258 8
35 Herman Reich 36 21 74 21 0 0 2 .284 .365 27
36 Rudolph Rovai* 19 1 1
37 Ronald Saatzer 20 4 6
38 John Shuster 19 10 18 2 0 0 0 .111 .111 2 Stats for 2 teams
39 Verle Sorgen? -- 19 45 10 0 0 0 .222 .222 10
40 Richard Stacy* 20 46 183 50 5 1 1 .273 .328 60
41 George Stanich 25 4 1
42 Odie Strain 31 1 1
43 August Suhr 21 75 272 83 14 7 2 .305 .430 117
44 Gale Taylor 23 1 4
45 Donald Williams 20 17 56 14 4 1 1 .250 .411 23
46 James Yarber 20 2 2
46 Players 27.0 140 5758 4760 870 1301 232 35 87 781 45 858 733 .273 .382 .392 .774 1864 108 32
* - 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 Rick Botelho* 19 17 12 .586 2.95 32 29 226.0 187 90 74 15 92 1.235 7.4 0.6 3.7
2 Ernie Broglio 18 9 3 .750 3.03 14 13 98.0 82 35 33 3 60 1.449 7.5 0.3 5.5
3 Gene Carlson 22 8 2 .800 3.43 30 7 102.1 96 53 39 10 44 1.368 8.4 0.9 3.9
4 John Gabler 23 13 4 .765 2.93 22 16 138.0 114 54 45 6 70 1.333 7.4 0.4 4.6
5 Dick Hansen 22 0 6 .000 7.11 10 5 31.2 38 34 25 3 32 2.211 10.8 0.9 9.1
6 Harry Higgins 20 0 0 1
7 Alfredo Ibanez 24 4 4 .500 3.75 27 10 96.0 81 47 40 5 49 1.354 7.6 0.5 4.6
8 Johnny James 20 11 8 .579 4.40 34 18 155.1 157 90 76 11 111 1.725 9.1 0.6 6.4
9 Billy Kerr 36 0 0 1
10 Richard Larus? -- 0 0 1
11 McRae Morrell 19 0 0 3
12 Earl Mortensen 22 0 0 5
13 Bob Murphy 22 10 3 .769 2.07 14 12 113.0 86 33 26 2 33 1.053 6.8 0.2 2.6
14 Bruce Newlin 19 0 0 1
15 Thomas Page 24 10 6 .625 2.62 22 19 151.0 128 67 44 10 68 1.298 7.6 0.6 4.1
16 Bull Palica 34 14 7 .667 3.17 50 7 150.1 165 75 53 7 49 1.424 9.9 0.4 2.9 Stats for 2 teams
17 Rudolph Rovai* 19 0 0 1
18 Ronald Saatzer 20 1 1 .500 4
19 George Stanich 25 0 2 .000 4
19 Players 23.2 88 52 .629 140 140 604
* - 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
Bull Palica 50 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny James 34 0.00
Rick Botelho 32 0.00
Gene Carlson 30 0.00
Alfredo Ibanez 27 0.00
John Gabler 22 0.00
Thomas Page 22 0.00
Ernie Broglio 14 0.00
Bob Murphy 14 0.00
Dick Hansen 10 0.00
Earl Mortensen 5 0.00
Ronald Saatzer 4 0.00
George Stanich 4 0.00
McRae Morrell 3 0.00
Harry Higgins 1 0.00
Richard Larus 1 0.00
Bruce Newlin 1 0.00
Rudolph Rovai 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chet Ashman 27 L 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 11, 1927 Tulalip, WA, US
Charles Bell 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 30, 1926 Redondo Beach, CA, US
Rick Botelho 19 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 4, 1934 Oakland, CA, US
Ernie Broglio 18 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 27, 1935 Berkeley, CA, US
Gordy Brunswick 29 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jan 12, 1925 Tacoma, WA, US
Jose Bustamente 23 R 6' 0.0" 175 1931
Gene Carlson 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 20, 1932 Fort Benton, MT, US
Richard Conner 20 S 5' 8.0" 155 1934
Jerry Crosby 35 S 5' 11.0" 175 1919
Robert Dallas 23 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Apr 14, 1931 Atwater, CA, US
Ellis Daugherty 25 L 6' 2.0" 220 1929
Russ Derry 37 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 7, 1916 Princeton, MO, US
Edward Fairman 24 R 6' 1.0" 185 1930
John Gabler 23 S R 6' 2.0" 165 Oct 2, 1930 Kansas City, MO, US
Jack Graham 37 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 24, 1916 Minneapolis, MN, US
Larry Hampshire 22 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 23, 1931 Sacramento, CA, US
Dick Hansen 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 28, 1932 Billings, MT, US
Harry Higgins 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Apr 28, 1934 Terre Haute, IN, US
Jack Holmquist 22 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 13, 1932 Oakland, CA, US
Alfredo Ibanez 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1930
Johnny James 20 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 23, 1933 Bonners Ferry, ID, US
Frank Kabbes 21 R 6' 0.0" 180 1933
James Keating 32 R 6' 1.0" 215 Nov 27, 1921 San Francisco, CA, US
Billy Kerr 36 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 4, 1918 Pensacola, FL, US
Thomas Krebsbach 21 R 5' 9.0" 158 1933
Richard Larus -- Unknown
Joseph Maguire 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1934 Los Angeles, CA, US
McRae Morrell 19 R R 6' 3.0" 190 May 6, 1935 Lovell, WY, US
Earl Mortensen 22 R R 6' 0.0" 215 Feb 19, 1932 Salt Lake City, UT, US
Bob Murphy 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 6, 1931 Santa Clara County, CA, US
Robert Nard 25 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 5, 1929 San Francisco, CA, US
Bruce Newlin 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 21, 1934 Paterson, NJ, US
Hugh Ord -- Unknown
Thomas Page 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1930
Bull Palica 34 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Jan 1, 1920 Los Angeles, CA, US
Vincent Pisani 23 R 6' 1.0" 180 1931
Herman Reich 36 R L 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 23, 1917 Bell, CA, US
Rudolph Rovai 19 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 18, 1934 Sharp Park, CA, US
Ronald Saatzer 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1934
John Shuster 19 R R 5' 9.0" 180 May 1, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Verle Sorgen -- Unknown
Richard Stacy 20 L 5' 11.0" 180 1934
George Stanich 25 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 4, 1928 Sacramento, CA, US
Odie Strain 31 R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 3, 1922 Decatur, IL, US
August Suhr 21 R 6' 0.0" 173 1933
Gale Taylor 23 R 6' 0.0" 170 1931
Donald Williams 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 4, 1934 Madill, OK, US
James Yarber 20 R 5' 9.0" 170 1934

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