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1953 Spartanburg Peaches

1953 > Class B > 1953 Tri-State League
Overall: 96-54
Scored 951 runs, Allowed 718 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 94-56

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Jimmy Bloodworth
Represented: Spartanburg, SC
Ballpark: Duncan Park (Spartanburg, SC), Duncan Park (Spartanburg, SC) and Duncan Park (Spartanburg, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Richard Blanchard*222911632220.276.32838
2Jimmy Bloodworth35922528715311.345.560141
3Doc Bowden2314950214722326.293.504253
4John Chalfant26165013301.260.38019
5James Finn2715059818644819.311.507303
6Charlie Fontana*2475285812038.284.460131
7Roger Frebel2442467200.152.1969
8Joseph Fuller*2315066622832813.342.473315
9James Harris234317354700.312.35361
10James Ladd2711141000.071.0711
11Eugene Law254310223200.225.24525
12Vance Logan2410306000.200.2006
13Richard Mohn2389311731335.235.344107
14William Montgomery23216522200.338.36924
15William Moody?--167020402.286.42930
16Billy Moran1988316901758.285.446141
17Dolan Nichols23398713400.149.19517
18Eugene Pollard*22124111101.268.36615
19Luther Qualben*2410139514125510.357.522206
20Robert Radley*229530182825.272.362109
21Bennet Smyth23164812401.250.39619
22Ernie Trujillo23215819311.328.46627
23Mark Wylie28266320700.317.42927
23 Players24.21505941521895115312584812084497658637.293.373.430.803224565
* - 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
1Jimmy Bloodworth3564.6003.39245101.09745388331.2878.60.72.9
2Roger Frebel24115.6883.14429146.014270519651.4188.80.64.0
3Eugene Law25246.8002.554332286.02861068115691.2419.00.52.2
4Dolan Nichols231813.5814.773934234.026614912481261.67510.20.34.8
5Bennet Smyth2394.6923.901615117.211955519401.3519.10.73.1
6Ernie Trujillo2398.5294.952018132.2156887311701.70410.60.74.7
7Mark Wylie28141.9332.982018151.014469501491.2788.60.12.9
7 Players25.29654.640150150718
* - 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


Richard Mohn834423611.9785.76
Robert Radley68343479.9775.74


Luther Qualben1018555317.9828.99
William Montgomery13102111.9918.69
Eugene Pollard1211053.9759.58


Doc Bowden14732923842.9313.86


Robert Neagle897912219.9142.26Stats for 2 teams
Jimmy Bloodworth3338564.9592.85
Richard Blanchard2531366.9182.68
John Chalfant107114.8181.80


Billy Moran8818026232.9325.02
James Harris416912319.9104.68


James Finn1503902413.9702.76
Joseph Fuller150295169.9722.07
Charlie Fontana75105106.9501.53
Bert Rechichar57107149.9312.12Stats for 2 teams
William Moody162916.8331.88


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Lawrence Baker22L6' 0.0"1681931
Richard Blanchard22L6' 0.0"1751931
Jimmy Bloodworth35RR5' 11.0"180Jul 26, 1917Tallahassee, FL, US
Doc Bowden23R5' 9.0"1651930
John Chalfant26R6' 0.0"196Apr 22, 1927
Robert Christophel25RL6' 0.0"1751928
Arthur Cybulski24RR6' 1.0"200Nov 10, 1928Detroit, MI, US
John Ellison24LL5' 10.0"187Mar 29, 1929New Castle, PA, US
James Finn27R6' 1.0"1951926
Charlie Fontana24L6' 0.0"2081929
Roger Frebel24RR6' 1.0"1851929
Joseph Fuller23L5' 9.0"1601930
James Harris23R5' 11.0"1701930
Edward Hauck--Unknown
James Ladd27RR6' 4.0"1901926
Eugene Law25RR5' 11.0"1821928
Vance Logan24R6' 0.0"1651929
John Masuga24RR6' 0.0"160Aug 11, 1928Rowes Run, PA, US
Jerry Mehlisch22R5' 11.0"1851931
Richard Mohn23R5' 11.0"1751930
William Montgomery23R5' 11.0"1551930
William Moody--Unknown
Billy Moran19RR5' 11.0"185Nov 27, 1933Montgomery, AL, US
Robert Neagle26R5' 10.0"1701927
Dolan Nichols23RR6' 0.0"195Feb 28, 1930Tishomingo, MS, US
Eugene Pollard22L5' 11.0"1751931
Luther Qualben24L6' 0.0"1901929
Robert Radley22L6' 0.0"1701931
Bert Rechichar22R6' 1.0"205Jul 16, 1930
Alger Shillings23RR5' 10.0"1631930
Bennet Smyth23RR6' 3.0"1851930
Clyde Thomas21RL6' 0.0"165Nov 26, 1931San Diego, CA, US
Jim Tolleson23R6' 0.0"1801930
Ernie Trujillo23RR6' 2.0"189Dec 22, 1929
Mark Wylie28RR6' 0.0"200Jan 22, 1925
Robert Yuhas24SR6' 0.0"1601929

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