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1954 Fort Worth Cats

1954 > Class AA > 1954 Texas League
Overall: 81-80
Scored 741 runs, Allowed 722 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-79

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Al Vincent
Represented: Fort Worth, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1953 / 1955

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1C.B. Beringer253444362600010042.
2Thomas Bigham212111.000
3Jimmy Bragan2579275243285910322042517.243.324.284.60769430
4Ralph Butler2337735986000500910.
5Ray Coleman*32116479429461202421164674336.280.340.422.762181007
6Robert Crain278112.182
7Raymond Cucchiarini2418514691520370059.326.392.565.95726000
8Calvin Felix28154634545841332732277866678.244.331.426.7572327124
9Walter Fiala2954201166213371211212213.
10Norman Fox268122.167
11Gabe Gabler*23176959151740620101011.288.391.6611.05239000
12Glen Gorbous*231415544997314121416711065032.283.347.437.783218104
13Douglas Gostlin2411430100010001.333.333.333.6671010
14Roy Hartsfield28833262973883213733402142.279.326.441.767131071
15Ashton Heckel271431268610000042.231.333.269.6037010
16Robert Hoffman24120000.000.0000
17Walt Jasinski24491.111
18Mike Korcheck24157673575941483050491368675.257.356.327.683188372
19Al Leap292477649162007311010.250.360.281.64118120
20Mike Lemish27418672311100200310.
21Jack Lindsey272911294142341219211411.245.348.372.72135202
22Pete Mallory--940000.000.0000
23Vic Marasco25471981702345411044102111.265.352.476.82981250
24Frank Marchio26742572283970130330422527.307.379.404.78292211
25Glenn Mickens232331261100000032.
26Gilbert Mills2726212101000000010.
27Danny Ozark30121501428851142232373526085.266.363.493.856211733
28Rudy Paynich2835685815000300114.
29Al Ronning2782245213215360118003021.249.344.291.63562110
30Norm Sherry22552.400
31Karl Spooner23429581210210500731.
32Joe Stanek2210540000000011.
33Ken Staples*2764196138262351515015325.167.395.326.72145113
34George Thomas252925231400011018.
35Melvin Waters264328251200010008.
36Clint Weaver*26117470394631233011162026555.312.411.477.888188353
37Ernest Yelen2967244224185891429001625.259.307.362.66981103
37 Players26.7161610152537411334237271286706041661709.254.340.382.72220091154011631
* - 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
1C.B. Beringer2588.5003.33341490127.012056471335676121.2208.
2Thomas Bigham21002
3Ralph Butler231210.5455.073727100197.020712111122671031041.3919.
4Norman Fox2611.5008
5Douglas Gostlin24101.0009
6Robert Hoffman2401.0001
7Walt Jasinski2411.5004
8Mike Lemish271411.5603.334029121216.02291038016801085121.4319.
9Pete Mallory--03.0008
10Glenn McMinn21001
11Glenn Mickens23110.0916.4122132087.01167062547392101.87412.
12Gilbert Mills2723.4003.322231057.0512821522442021.2818.
13Rudy Paynich281012.4553.49342073173.01919367858664031.4399.
14Karl Spooner*23219.7003.144231112238.01769283151622627131.4206.
15Joe Stanek2211.50010
16George Thomas2525.2864.502971076.0744538770510071.8958.
17Melvin Waters2675.5833.3543710110.011246411036470031.3459.
18Frank White23002
18 Players25.08180.5033.931611611045771397.01400722610113663859383311.4779.
* - 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


Ernest Yelen623681566.9856.183
Al Ronning603243555.9865.983
Ken Staples512363044.9855.221


Danny Ozark7457146757.9898.34
Clint Weaver69527341061.9828.13
Gabe Gabler151016217.9827.13


Roy Hartsfield791951841144.9724.80
Jimmy Bragan63151143651.9804.67
Walter Fiala337085523.9694.70


Frank Marchio61608597.9422.38
Danny Ozark4846771211.9112.56
Al Leap20195173.9093.50
Jack Lindsey18182653.8982.44
Jimmy Bragan14102332.9172.36
Walter Fiala1072125.9332.80


Mike Korcheck1562954514299.9474.78


Ray Coleman64119740.9691.97
Glen Gorbous59108330.9741.88
Vic Marasco4487230.9672.02


Calvin Felix1493461065.9832.39
Glen Gorbous1839120.9522.22


Glen Gorbous60100130.9711.68
Ray Coleman56115632.9762.16
Clint Weaver4164720.9731.73
Raymond Cucchiarini10110001.0001.10


Melvin Waters4351211.9440.40
Karl Spooner42122732.9290.93
Mike Lemish4073611.9771.08
Ralph Butler37122020.9410.86
C.B. Beringer34132511.9741.12
Rudy Paynich3494122.9621.47
George Thomas2961232.8570.62
Glenn Mickens2232321.9291.18
Gilbert Mills2239001.0000.55
Joe Stanek1022001.0000.40
Douglas Gostlin9
Norman Fox8
Pete Mallory8
Walt Jasinski4
Thomas Bigham2
Frank White2
Robert Hoffman1
Glenn McMinn1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
C.B. Beringer25RR6' 0.0"185Aug 14, 1928Bellwood, NE, US
Thomas Bigham21RR6' 2.0"175Sep 11, 1932Union County, NC, US
Jimmy Bragan25RR6' 0.0"198Mar 12, 1929Birmingham, AL, US
Ralph Butler23RR5' 10.0"1701931
Ray Coleman32LR5' 11.0"170Jun 4, 1922Dunsmuir, CA, US
Robert Crain27R5' 11.0"1651927
Raymond Cucchiarini24R5' 10.0"160Jun 6, 1930San Francisco, CA, US
Calvin Felix28R6' 0.0"180Nov 13, 1925
Walter Fiala29R5' 9.0"170Sep 24, 1924
Norman Fox26RR6' 3.0"165Mar 8, 1928
Gabe Gabler23LR6' 1.0"190Aug 4, 1930St. Louis, MO, US
Glen Gorbous23LR6' 2.0"175Jul 8, 1930Drumheller, AB, CA
Douglas Gostlin24RR6' 0.0"1701930
Roy Hartsfield28RR5' 9.0"165Oct 25, 1925Chattahoochee, GA, US
Ashton Heckel27R5' 9.0"1751927
Robert Hoffman24RR6' 2.0"1701930
Walt Jasinski24RR6' 0.0"200Oct 24, 1929Hollis, NY, US
Mike Korcheck24R5' 11.0"1651930
Al Leap29R6' 2.0"187May 27, 1925
Mike Lemish27RR5' 9.0"195Jul 27, 1926Fort Wayne, IN, US
Jack Lindsey27R5' 9.0"170Mar 21, 1927
Pete Mallory--RR6' 2.0"185Unknown
Vic Marasco25R5' 8.0"175Nov 9, 1928Los Angeles, CA, US
Frank Marchio26R6' 0.0"190Nov 16, 1927
Glenn McMinn21RR6' 1.0"165Mar 11, 1933Chillicothe, TX, US
Glenn Mickens23RR6' 0.0"175Jul 26, 1930Wilmar, CA, US
Gilbert Mills27RR6' 1.0"1951927
Danny Ozark30RR6' 2.0"195Nov 26, 1923Buffalo, NY, US
Rudy Paynich28RR6' 3.0"200Mar 29, 1926Bisbee, AZ, US
Al Ronning27RR6' 1.0"190Sep 21, 1926Everett, WA, US
Norm Sherry22RR5' 11.0"180Jul 16, 1931New York, NY, US
Karl Spooner23RL6' 0.0"185Jun 23, 1931Oriskany Falls, NY, US
Joe Stanek22RR6' 1.0"180Oct 12, 1931
Ken Staples27LR5' 8.0"185Nov 9, 1926St. Paul, MN, US
George Thomas25RR6' 1.0"2001929
Melvin Waters26RR6' 4.0"2051928
Clint Weaver26LL6' 2.0"204Sep 4, 1927Huntington Park, CA, US
Frank White23RR6' 3.0"190May 18, 1931San Francisco, CA, US
Ernest Yelen29R6' 0.0"1851925

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