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1952 Birmingham Barons

1952 > Class AA > 1952 Southern Association
Overall: 64-90
Scored 706 runs, Allowed 865 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-91

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Red Mathis and Al Vincent
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL), Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL) and Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1951 / 1953

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ken Aspromonte205317042904.247.37163
2Al Bennett25487617202.224.32925
3Milt Bolling2194332831208.250.358119
4Bill Boyce291284261112233.261.347148
5Robert Broome*29206613200.197.22715
6Norm Brown#335103.300
7Clifford Coggin27518022610.275.37530
9Herb Conyers*317828576864.267.379108
10David Cyrus*24643.750
11James Dickey*2570268711346.265.410110
12Bob DiPietro2414439002.209.34915
13Ben Flowers2510201100.050.1002
14William Fogg2518141000.071.0711
15John Gilbert25210000.000.0000
16Jack Hartsell2521181000.056.0561
17Bill Kennedy*33306616212.242.39426
18Walt Lanfranconi351271000.143.1431
19Johnny Lucadello#334212233401.270.32840
20Dale Lynch324112134601.281.35543
21John Mackinson28468113300.160.19816
22Red Mathis307521355731.258.33371
23Windy McCall*26407618301.237.31624
24Stan McWilliams24710000.000.0000
25Carmine Melignano26631.333
26John Minarcin204012633302.262.33342
27John Miskulin*27772.286
28Roy Nicely344415426210.169.19530
29Phil Noto266182.111
30Tommy O'Brien3315055917645519.315.515288
31Jim Piersall22185619411.339.50028
32Marv Rackley*3066241751113.311.40297
33Walter Rogers#2813252716232411.307.446235
34Daniel Ryan2785263651033.247.34290
35Ed Sadowski2114479000.191.1919
36Bob Scherbarth265175000.294.2945
37Rollin Schuster24410000.000.0000
38Edward Sobczak3018348200.235.29410
39Marvin Stendel233510026515.260.48048
40Al Van Alstyne244916138514.236.35457
41Lefty Wallace*3034348110.235.32411
42Dick Young*2475305911854.298.430131
42 Players27.6154582951567061369240418763741612638.266.343.379.722195261
* - 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
1Al Bennett251117.3936.064827214.0253154144901.60310.63.8
2Bill Boyce290015.0
3Norm Brown3321.667528.029181.6799.35.8
4Jack Bruner*2701.00021.0516.00045.09.0
5Clifford Coggin27813.3814.504021178.0188105891091.6699.55.5
6David Cyrus2401.000612.01261.5009.04.5
7Chuck Eisenmann330022.0
8Ben Flowers2526.2504.8810759.0623332271.5089.54.1
9William Fogg25101.0001742.066242.14314.15.1
10John Gilbert2501.00024.01012.75022.52.2
11Charles Haag320011.0112.0009.09.0
12Jack Hartsell2514.2005.7121563.0814440211.61911.63.0
13Bill Kennedy*33109.5263.862623161.01878669421.42210.52.3
14Walt Lanfranconi3501.0001127.035111.70411.73.7
15John Mackinson281614.5333.914431230.02261141001031.4308.84.0
16Windy McCall*26108.5564.892918149.01769281711.65810.64.3
17Stan McWilliams2400711.0
18Carmine Melignano2600613.0
19John Miskulin*2704.000729.035141.69010.94.3
20Rollin Schuster2401.00046.01162.83316.59.0
21Lefty Wallace*3039.2505.5531986.01096553331.65111.43.5
21 Players27.56490.416154154865
* - 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
Ken Aspromonte20RR6' 0.0"180Sep 22, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Al Bennett25RR6' 3.0"200Dec 11, 1926Lowell, MA, US
Milt Bolling21RR6' 1.0"177Aug 9, 1930Mississippi City, MS, US
Bill Boyce29RR6' 0.0"190Feb 1, 1923Brighton, MA, US
Robert Broome29LL6' 0.0"190Oct 27, 1922
Norm Brown33SR6' 3.0"180Feb 1, 1919Evergreen, NC, US
Jack Bruner27LL6' 1.0"185Jul 1, 1924Waterloo, IA, US
Clifford Coggin27RR6' 0.0"199Nov 3, 1924Athens, Alaskan Terr, US
Herb Conyers31LR6' 5.0"210Jan 8, 1921Cowgill, MO, US
David Cyrus24LR6' 2.0"210Jul 18, 1927
James Dickey25LL6' 0.0"184Apr 21, 1927Bolton, GA, US
Bob DiPietro24RR5' 11.0"185Sep 1, 1927San Francisco, CA, US
Chuck Eisenmann33LR6' 1.0"186Sep 22, 1918Hawthorne, WI, US
Ben Flowers25RR6' 4.0"195Jun 15, 1927Wilson, NC, US
William Fogg25RR6' 2.0"1851927
John Gilbert25RR5' 11.0"190Mar 29, 1927Revere, MA, US
Charles Haag32RR5' 10.0"175Sep 7, 1919
Jack Hartsell25RR6' 1.0"190Apr 30, 1927Wauseon, OH, US
Bill Kennedy33LL6' 1.0"175Dec 22, 1918Alexandria, VA, US
Walt Lanfranconi35RR5' 7.0"155Nov 9, 1916Barre, VT, US
Johnny Lucadello33SR5' 11.0"160Feb 22, 1919Thurber, TX, US
Dale Lynch32RR6' 0.0"180Sep 7, 1919Morgantown, WV, US
John Mackinson28RR5' 10.0"160Oct 29, 1923Orange, NJ, US
Red Mathis30RR6' 0.0"200Jan 13, 1922Adairsville, GA, US
Windy McCall26LL6' 0.0"180Jul 18, 1925San Francisco, CA, US
Stan McWilliams24RR6' 3.0"195Nov 3, 1927Vallejo, CA, US
Carmine Melignano26RR6' 0.0"200Jan 12, 1926
John Minarcin20R5' 10.0"170Jul 24, 1931North Vandergrift, PA, US
John Miskulin27LL5' 8.0"165Mar 5, 1925Aliquippa, PA, US
Roy Nicely34RR6' 0.0"172Feb 2, 1918Joplin, MO, US
Phil Noto26RR5' 11.0"165May 1, 1926Birmingham, AL, US
Tommy O'Brien33RR5' 11.0"195Dec 19, 1918Anniston, AL, US
Jim Piersall22RR6' 0.0"175Nov 14, 1929Waterbury, CT, US
Marv Rackley30LL5' 10.0"170Jul 25, 1921Seneca, SC, US
Walter Rogers28S5' 11.0"1701924
Daniel Ryan27R5' 10.0"1801925
Ed Sadowski21RR5' 11.0"175Jan 19, 1931Pittsburgh, PA, US
Bob Scherbarth26RR6' 0.0"180Jan 18, 1926Milwaukee, WI, US
Rollin Schuster24RR6' 2.0"210May 3, 1928Woodcliff Lake, NJ, US
Edward Sobczak30RR6' 2.0"195Nov 6, 1921Pittsburgh, PA, US
Marvin Stendel23R6' 3.0"2001929
Al Van Alstyne24RR6' 1.0"190Jul 6, 1927Birmingham, AL, US
Lefty Wallace30LL5' 11.0"160Aug 12, 1921Evansville, IN, US
Dick Young24LR5' 11.0"175Jun 3, 1928Seattle, WA, US

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