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1953 Greenville Buckshots

1953 > Class C > 1953 Cotton States League
Overall: 63-62
Scored 645 runs, Allowed 635 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-62

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: William Maughn and Chuck Lindquist
Represented: Greenville, MS
Ballpark: Sportsman Park (Greenville, MS), Sportsman Park (Greenville, MS) and Sportsman Park (Greenville, MS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Dennis Braziel*251224371262847.288.419183
2Stanley Budin?--186913100.188.20314
3James Callaghan2413192000.105.1052
4Robert Coluni2177315701025.222.31499
5Hermenio Cortes195413250733.379.54572
6William De Roker20176413001.203.25016
7Owen Dougherty#23163914201.359.48719
8Joseph Drach2242548200.148.18510
9Michael Garone251244581422555.310.419192
10M.O. Lagrone204110824310.222.26929
11Chuck Lindquist*2538715010.070.0997
12Lawrence Miller*2618413000.073.0733
13Harold Neighbors22185214510.269.40421
14Thomas Pollet22479524310.253.30529
15Ray Posipanka2612545815331710.334.498228
16Roger Rada*24993821251461.327.403154
17Tony Sarmiento2112193001.158.3166
18Richard Stone?--11368000.222.2228
19Donald Strickland22106346882243.254.367127
20Royce Thiebaud?--11363110.083.1676
21Ralph Torres218330362850.205.26480
22Luther Tucker*25103327871346.266.385126
23Vincent Zerda201391100.111.2222
23 Players23.4125491741716451101180464555255672506.264.366.362.728150874
* - 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
1James Callaghan2405.0005.4012650.06548301362.02011.70.26.5
2Hermenio Cortes1988.5004.302218127.296886161141.6456.80.48.0
3Owen Dougherty*2333.5004.697648.04732253291.5838.80.65.4
4Joseph Drach2279.4384.47418137.0153876813641.58410.10.94.2
5Chuck Lindquist*251410.5833.303726210.021510077101241.6149.20.45.3
6Lawrence Miller*2684.6672.171814124.211240301411.2278.10.13.0
7Thomas Pollet?221611.5933.763727218.02061329171341.5608.50.35.5
8Tony Sarmiento2135.3754.3812961.27339302221.54110.70.33.2
8 Players22.86362.504125125635
* - 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


Luther Tucker1025275115.9755.67
M.O. Lagrone3012886.9584.53


Roger Rada975936311.9846.76


Robert Coluni7722219420.9545.40


Ray Posipanka878117825.9122.98
William De Roker17195211.8664.18


Ralph Torres8314823046.8924.55
John Smirnoff477711318.9134.04Stats for 2 teams
Richard Stone1114277.8543.73
Royce Thiebaud11132910.8083.82


Michael Garone1243691112.9693.06
Donald Strickland1021541212.9331.63
Dennis Braziel9317164.9781.90
Ziggy Sklodowski2550201.0002.08Stats for 2 teams
Stanley Budin183441.9742.11
Harold Neighbors152162.9311.80


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
George Anile--Unknown
Peter Aviotti19R5' 7.0"1501934
Dennis Braziel25L6' 0.0"185Feb 21, 1928Detroit, MI, US
Stanley Budin--Unknown
James Callaghan24RR5' 10.0"1751929
Robert Coluni21R5' 8.0"1671932
Hermenio Cortes19RR6' 0.0"1901934
Augustin Cueto--Unknown
William De Roker20R6' 0.0"187Jun 1, 1933Hawthorne, NJ, US
Richard DeCarr--Unknown
Owen Dougherty23SL5' 10.0"1881930
Joseph Drach22RR5' 11.0"1651931
Escobar Escobio--Unknown
Robert Fortmann--Unknown
Michael Garone25R6' 1.0"1951928
Walter Jackson--Unknown
M.O. Lagrone20R5' 10.0"175Aug 7, 1932Panola County, TX, US
Jeral Landrum--Unknown
Jerry Lindley--Unknown
Chuck Lindquist25LL6' 1.0"180Feb 24, 1928Chicago, IL, US
Lawrence Miller26LL6' 1.0"1721927
Anthony Mirande24R5' 9.0"1701929
Harold Neighbors22R5' 9.0"1751931
Thomas Pollet22R6' 3.0"1851931
Ray Posipanka26R6' 2.0"188Mar 16, 1927Cleveland, OH, US
Roger Rada24L6' 1.0"1951929
Tony Sarmiento21RR5' 10.0"1651932
Ziggy Sklodowski25R5' 10.0"180Apr 2, 1928Paterson, NJ, US
John Smirnoff21R5' 9.0"1651932
Richard Stone--Unknown
Donald Strickland22R6' 1.0"194Dec 12, 1930Memphis, TN, US
Royce Thiebaud--Unknown
Eddie Tidwell--Unknown
Ralph Torres21R6' 0.0"1691932
Luther Tucker25LR6' 0.0"195Aug 16, 1927Mason, WV, US
Vincent Zerda20RR5' 10.0"1651933

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