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1954 Denver Bears

1954 > Class A > 1954 Western League
Overall: 94-56
Scored 944 runs, Allowed 711 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 94-56

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Andy Cohen
Represented: Denver, CO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Loyal Bloxam26416311000.175.17511
2Mel Brookey28105350981813.280.363127
3Pidge Browne*2513046215435617.333.545252
4Chuck Churn24465416300.296.35219
5Marcos Cobos226918340713.219.31758
6Mike Conovan*2946
7Don Dahlke251123891051360.270.334130
8Reno DeBenedetti2614755718339515.329.497277
9Dick Drilling2429695001.072.1168
10Gordon Figard#1972230527311.226.42698
11Bob Galey2693
12Bob Garber25348214011.171.23219
13Charles Garmon25278316300.193.22919
14Jerry Gleason2141
15Gene Hassell*26472.286
16Rocco Ippolito2614956716431520.289.467265
17John Isenhart1913285300.179.2868
18James Jones*2448
19William LaThorpe*2523262000.077.0772
20Charles Lehrmann2486
21Gerald MacKay*2311
22Butch McCord*2885246881846.358.537132
23John McGrath2313
24Bobby Prescott2314649515424823.311.531263
25Harry Pritts*2628517110.137.19610
26Frank Rice2513849111322416.230.389191
27Joseph Stelmack2621
28Fred Waters*2737
29Earl Weaver231435411533026.283.379205
29 Players24.71515937506994414062594712384665767785.277.370.420.79021286041
* - 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
1Loyal Bloxam26129.5713.894120176.018799768901.5749.60.44.6
2Chuck Churn24113.7864.93429126.016084697621.76211.40.54.4
3Mike Conovan*29101.0004
4Dick Drilling241111.5004.032927199.02071008915871.4779.40.73.9
5Bob Galey2622.5008
6Bob Garber25198.7043.182927221.0182947813791.1817.40.53.2
7Charles Garmon25167.6963.932725206.02151039017681.3749.40.73.0
8Jerry Gleason21004
9John Isenhart1941.8005.6213864.06144400601.8918.60.08.4
10William LaThorpe*2556.4555.0823978.010557446381.83312.10.74.4
11Charles Lehrmann2411.5007
12John McGrath23101.0001
13Harry Pritts*26108.5563.362319158.0175735911521.43710.00.63.0
14Joseph Stelmack26002
15Fred Waters*27101.0007.203215.0171212101.80010.26.0
15 Players24.79456.627151151711
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Loyal Bloxam26RR6' 3.0"1701928
Mel Brookey28R5' 10.0"195Jul 15, 1925Henryetta, OK, US
Pidge Browne25LL6' 1.0"190Mar 21, 1929Peekskill, NY, US
Chuck Churn24RR6' 3.0"205Feb 1, 1930Bridgetown, VA, US
Marcos Cobos22RR6' 0.0"190Aug 31, 1931
Mike Conovan29LL6' 1.0"175May 7, 1925
Don Dahlke25RR5' 11.0"177Aug 16, 1928Pomeroy, IA, US
Reno DeBenedetti26RR6' 1.0"180Feb 29, 1928San Francisco, CA, US
Dick Drilling24RR6' 2.0"185Jul 23, 1929Fonda, IA, US
Gordon Figard19SR6' 1.0"180Nov 16, 1934
Bob Galey26RR6' 0.0"180Jan 6, 1928Lubbock, TX, US
Bob Garber25RR6' 1.0"190Sep 10, 1928Hunker, PA, US
Charles Garmon25RR6' 4.0"2051929
Jerry Gleason21RR6' 6.0"1801933
Gene Hassell26LR5' 8.0"155Jun 15, 1928Rivermines, MO, US
Neal Hertweck22LL6' 1.0"175Nov 22, 1931St. Louis, MO, US
Rocco Ippolito26R6' 1.0"2001928
John Isenhart19RR5' 11.0"1851935
James Jones24L6' 0.0"1801930
Frank Karwoski23L5' 6.0"1631931
William LaThorpe25LL5' 11.0"1751929
Charles Lehrmann24RR6' 0.0"1701930
Gerald MacKay23LR6' 0.0"165Feb 19, 1931Kenton, MB, CA
Butch McCord28LL5' 10.0"175Nov 2, 1925Nashville, TN, US
John McGrath23RR6' 0.0"1801931
Bobby Prescott23RR5' 11.0"180Mar 27, 1931Colon, Colon, PA
Harry Pritts26LL6' 0.0"1701928
Frank Rice25R5' 11.0"175Jan 29, 1929Grafton, NE, US
Joseph Stelmack26RR6' 1.0"1901928
Fred Waters27LL5' 11.0"185Feb 2, 1927Benton, MS, US
Earl Weaver23RR5' 7.0"180Aug 14, 1930St. Louis, MO, US

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