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1955 Kansas City Athletics

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1954 / 1956

63-91, Finished 6th in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Lou Boudreau (63-91)
Scored 638 runs, Allowed 911 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 53-101

Ballparks: Municipal Stadium · Attendance: 1,393,054 (2nd of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 100, Pitching - 105 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 106

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1954 / 1956 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

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Rk Pos Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Joe Astroth 32 101 338 274 29 69 4 1 5 23 2 3 47 33 .252 .372 .328 .700 90 90 11 6 10 1 6
2 1B Vic Power 27 147 638 596 91 190 34 10 19 76 0 2 35 27 .319 .354 .505 .859 129 301 12 0 3 5 6
3 2B Jim Finigan 26 150 615 545 72 139 30 7 9 68 1 3 61 49 .255 .333 .385 .718 93 210 18 3 5 1 6
4 SS Joe DeMaestri 26 123 486 457 42 114 14 1 6 37 3 5 20 47 .249 .284 .324 .608 64 148 12 3 4 2 1
5 3B Hector Lopez 25 128 527 483 50 140 15 2 15 68 1 4 33 58 .290 .337 .422 .759 104 204 15 3 4 4 1
6 LF Gus Zernial 32 120 454 413 62 105 9 3 30 84 1 0 30 90 .254 .304 .508 .812 116 210 17 3 0 8 1
7 CF Harry Simpson* 29 112 436 396 42 119 16 7 5 52 3 5 34 61 .301 .356 .414 .770 107 164 10 2 1 3 4
8 RF Enos Slaughter* 39 108 315 267 49 86 12 4 5 34 2 3 40 17 .322 .408 .453 .861 132 121 8 2 1 5 4
Rk Pos Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 OF Elmer Valo* 34 112 338 283 50 103 17 4 3 37 5 3 52 18 .364 .460 .484 .944 155 137 5 0 1 2 2
10 CF Bill Wilson 26 98 300 273 39 61 12 0 15 38 1 1 24 63 .223 .288 .432 .720 92 118 8 1 1 1 0
11 RF Bill Renna 30 100 284 249 33 53 7 3 7 28 0 3 31 42 .213 .305 .349 .654 76 87 4 2 2 0 0
12 C Billy Shantz 27 79 233 217 18 56 4 1 1 12 0 0 11 14 .258 .293 .300 .592 60 65 6 0 3 1 1
13 IF Clete Boyer 18 47 83 79 3 19 1 0 0 6 0 0 3 17 .241 .268 .253 .521 41 20 3 0 0 0 0
14 2B Pete Suder 39 26 83 81 3 17 4 1 0 1 0 1 2 13 .210 .229 .284 .513 38 23 1 0 0 0 0
15 SS Jack Littrell 26 37 76 70 7 14 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 12 .200 .243 .229 .472 28 16 1 0 2 0 0
16 SS Jerry Schypinski* 23 22 70 69 7 15 2 0 0 5 0 0 1 6 .217 .229 .246 .475 28 17 1 0 0 0 0
17 1B Dick Kryhoski* 30 28 53 47 2 10 2 0 0 2 0 1 6 7 .213 .302 .255 .557 52 12 0 0 0 0 0
18 CF Tom Saffell* 33 9 41 37 5 8 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 7 .216 .293 .216 .509 39 8 1 0 0 0 0
19 2B Spook Jacobs 29 13 28 23 7 6 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 0 .261 .370 .261 .631 73 6 1 1 1 0 0
20 OF Bill Stewart 27 11 19 18 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .111 .158 .167 .325 -12 3 0 0 0 0 0
21 1B Don Bollweg* 34 12 12 9 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 2 .111 .333 .111 .444 24 1 0 0 0 0 2
22 CF Don Plarski 25 8 11 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .091 .091 .091 .182 -51 1 0 0 0 0 0
23 SS Alex George* 16 5 11 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .100 .182 .100 .282 -22 1 0 0 0 0 0
24 C Jim Robertson 27 6 9 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .333 .250 .583 59 2 0 0 0 0 0
25 3B Hal Bevan 24 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
26 C Eric MacKenzie* 22 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rk Pos Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
27 P Art Ditmar 26 35 67 62 3 13 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 9 .210 .222 .210 .432 17 13 2 0 4 0 0
28 P Alex Kellner 30 30 62 56 6 12 2 1 0 5 0 0 4 7 .214 .267 .286 .552 49 16 3 0 2 0 0
29 P Bobby Shantz 29 26 44 41 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .146 .167 .146 .313 -15 6 0 0 2 0 0
30 P Art Ceccarelli 25 31 42 38 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 .079 .103 .079 .182 -50 3 1 0 3 0 0
31 P Arnie Portocarrero 23 24 40 37 3 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 17 .108 .132 .189 .321 -14 7 1 0 2 0 0
32 P Vic Raschi 36 20 37 33 0 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .182 .206 .212 .418 13 7 2 0 3 0 0
33 P Cloyd Boyer 27 30 33 29 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 .069 .129 .069 .198 -45 2 0 0 1 0 0
34 P Tom Gorman 30 57 26 24 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 .083 .120 .125 .245 -34 3 1 0 1 0 0
35 P Ray Herbert 25 24 24 21 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 7 .190 .217 .238 .455 23 5 1 0 1 1 0
36 P Bill Harrington 27 34 19 17 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .118 .211 .118 .328 -10 2 0 0 0 0 0
37 P Lou Sleater* 28 21 13 13 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 .154 .154 .308 -17 2 1 0 0 0 0
38 P Johnny Sain 37 25 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
39 P Johnny Gray 27 8 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .125 .125 .125 .250 -32 1 0 0 0 0 0
40 P Mike Kume 29 6 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .125 .125 .125 .250 -32 1 0 0 0 0 0
41 P Walt Craddock 23 4 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 P Marion Fricano 31 10 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 261 2 0 0 0 0 0
43 P Bob Trice 28 4 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 261 2 0 0 0 0 0
44 P Gus Keriazakos 23 5 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
45 P Moe Burtschy 33 7 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 80 1 0 0 0 0 0
46 P Charlie Bishop 31 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 170 1 0 0 0 0 0
47 P Bob Spicer* 30 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
48 P Ewell Blackwell 32 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
49 P Glenn Cox 24 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 P Sonny Dixon# 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
51 P Ozzie Van Brabant 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
52 P Lee Wheat 25 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 28.7 155 5917 5335 638 1395 189 46 121 592 22 36 462 718 .261 .321 .382 .704 89 2039 146 26 58 34 34
Rank in 8 AL teams 1 6 3 5 3 5 8 6 8 6 4 6 6 6 4 6 7
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.8 155 5464 4919 615 1331 184 45 120 576 22 36 447 600 .271 .333 .399 .732 97 1965 134 26 38 33 34
Pitcher Totals 28.0 155 453 416 23 64 5 1 1 16 0 0 15 118 .154 .183 .178 .361 -2 74 12 0 20 1 0
Rk Pos Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Art Ditmar 26 12 12 .500 5.03 4.76 35 22 8 7 1 1 175.1 180 109 98 23 86 5 79 7 1 7 773 83 1.517 9.2 1.2 4.4 4.1 0.92
2 SP Alex Kellner* 30 11 8 .579 4.20 4.08 30 24 3 6 3 0 162.2 164 81 76 18 60 2 75 5 0 3 704 99 1.377 9.1 1.0 3.3 4.1 1.25
3 SP Bobby Shantz* 29 5 10 .333 4.54 3.88 23 17 2 4 1 0 125.0 124 70 63 8 66 11 58 1 0 2 550 92 1.520 8.9 0.6 4.8 4.2 0.88
4 SP Art Ceccarelli* 25 4 7 .364 5.31 5.09 31 16 6 3 1 0 123.2 123 81 73 20 71 2 68 0 1 4 557 79 1.569 9.0 1.5 5.2 4.9 0.96
5 SP Arnie Portocarrero 23 5 9 .357 4.77 5.07 24 20 1 4 1 0 111.1 109 66 59 12 67 4 34 4 1 0 506 87 1.581 8.8 1.0 5.4 2.7 0.51
6 SP Vic Raschi 36 4 6 .400 5.42 3.97 20 18 0 1 0 0 101.1 132 66 61 10 35 4 38 1 0 2 466 77 1.648 11.7 0.9 3.1 3.4 1.09
Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
7 CL Tom Gorman 30 7 6 .538 3.55 3.94 57 0 35 0 0 18 109.0 98 48 43 11 36 5 46 4 0 2 451 118 1.229 8.1 0.9 3.0 3.8 1.28
8 RP Cloyd Boyer 27 5 5 .500 6.22 6.81 30 11 12 2 0 0 98.1 107 81 68 21 69 3 32 7 0 3 466 67 1.790 9.8 1.9 6.3 2.9 0.46
9 RP Ray Herbert 25 1 8 .111 6.26 4.57 23 11 4 2 0 0 87.2 99 65 61 10 40 9 30 1 0 4 396 67 1.586 10.2 1.0 4.1 3.1 0.75
10 RP Bill Harrington 27 3 3 .500 4.11 4.39 34 1 18 0 0 2 76.2 69 41 35 6 41 4 26 2 0 1 336 102 1.435 8.1 0.7 4.8 3.1 0.63
11 RP Johnny Sain 37 2 5 .286 5.44 5.41 25 0 13 0 0 1 44.2 54 28 27 10 10 4 12 0 0 0 197 77 1.433 10.9 2.0 2.0 2.4 1.20
Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
12 Johnny Gray 27 0 3 .000 6.41 5.33 8 5 1 0 0 0 26.2 28 23 19 2 24 0 11 1 0 0 129 66 1.950 9.5 0.7 8.1 3.7 0.46
13 Lou Sleater* 28 1 1 .500 7.71 5.48 16 1 7 0 0 0 25.2 33 22 22 3 21 0 11 0 0 0 127 55 2.104 11.6 1.1 7.4 3.9 0.52
14 Mike Kume 29 0 2 .000 7.99 4.61 6 4 0 0 0 0 23.2 35 23 21 1 15 0 7 3 0 5 121 53 2.113 13.3 0.4 5.7 2.7 0.47
15 Marion Fricano 31 0 0 3.15 4.52 10 0 5 0 0 0 20.0 19 9 7 2 9 0 5 0 0 2 84 134 1.400 8.6 0.9 4.1 2.3 0.56
16 Walt Craddock* 23 0 2 .000 7.80 5.77 4 2 0 0 0 0 15.0 18 14 13 3 10 0 9 0 0 0 73 55 1.867 10.8 1.8 6.0 5.4 0.90
17 Gus Keriazakos 23 0 1 .000 12.34 7.25 5 1 2 0 0 0 11.2 15 16 16 4 7 0 8 0 0 1 54 35 1.886 11.6 3.1 5.4 6.2 1.14
18 Moe Burtschy 33 2 0 1.000 10.32 3.69 7 0 0 0 0 0 11.1 17 13 13 0 10 1 9 1 0 0 60 42 2.382 13.5 0.0 7.9 7.1 0.90
19 Bob Trice 28 0 0 9.00 8.97 4 0 2 0 0 0 10.0 14 13 10 4 6 0 2 0 0 0 51 48 2.000 12.6 3.6 5.4 1.8 0.33
20 Charlie Bishop 31 1 0 1.000 5.40 8.07 4 0 2 0 0 0 6.2 6 7 4 1 8 2 4 3 0 0 36 81 2.100 8.1 1.4 10.8 5.4 0.50
21 Ewell Blackwell 32 0 1 .000 6.75 9.12 2 0 2 0 0 1 4.0 3 3 3 1 5 0 2 1 0 0 18 67 2.000 6.8 2.3 11.3 4.5 0.40
22 Bob Spicer 30 0 0 33.75 16.24 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.2 9 10 10 2 4 0 2 1 0 0 22 14 4.875 30.4 6.8 13.5 6.8 0.50
23 Glenn Cox 24 0 2 .000 30.86 1.94 2 2 0 0 0 0 2.1 11 8 8 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 19 16 5.143 42.4 0.0 3.9 7.7 2.00
24 Ozzie Van Brabant 28 0 0 18.00 10.87 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 4 4 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 13 27 3.000 18.0 4.5 9.0 4.5 0.50
25 Lee Wheat 25 0 0 22.50 12.37 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 8 7 5 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 18 22 5.500 36.0 4.5 13.5 4.5 0.33
26 Sonny Dixon 30 0 0 16.20 10.17 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.2 6 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 31 3.600 32.4 5.4 0.0 0.0
27 Bill Wilson 26 0 0 0.00 3.37 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
Team Totals 28.1 63 91 .409 5.35 4.81 155 155 126 29 7 23 1382.0 1486 911 822 175 707 59 573 42 3 36 6243 78 1.587 9.7 1.1 4.6 3.7 0.81
Rank in 8 AL teams 6 3 8 8 7 4 4 8 8 8 8 8 8
Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown

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Age G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rtot/yr RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Joe Astroth 32 100 92 73 818.0 475 420 50 5 9 .989 2 3 5.17 4.70 11 16 21 21 50% 47% 8 C
Hal Bevan 24 1 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 -0 -60 4.50 1.00 3B
Charlie Bishop 31 4 0 0 6.2 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.35 0.25 1 0 0% 47% 0 P
Ewell Blackwell 32 2 0 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 P
Don Bollweg 34 3 0 0 7.0 8 8 0 0 3 1.000 -0 -17 10.29 2.67 1B
Cloyd Boyer 27 30 11 2 98.1 24 9 13 2 0 .917 2.01 0.73 5 4 44% 47% 0 P
Clete Boyer 18 32 16 11 174.1 76 32 41 3 6 .961 -2 -17 3.77 2.21 3B-SS-2B
Moe Burtschy 33 7 0 0 11.1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0 1 100% 47% 0 P
Art Ceccarelli 25 31 16 3 123.2 17 3 14 0 0 1.000 1.24 0.55 2 2 50% 47% 0 P
Glenn Cox 24 2 2 0 2.1 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 7.71 1.00 0 0 0 P
Walt Craddock 23 4 2 0 15.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.20 0.50 0 0 0 P
Joe DeMaestri 26 122 118 105 1030.2 585 206 358 21 78 .964 -4 -5 4.92 4.62 SS
Art Ditmar 26 35 22 7 175.1 45 15 29 1 3 .978 2.26 1.26 6 5 45% 47% 0 P
Sonny Dixon 30 2 0 0 1.2 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 5.40 0.50 0 0 0 P
Jim Finigan 26 148 146 137 1288.0 674 291 363 20 85 .970 -8 -8 4.57 4.39 2B-3B
Marion Fricano 31 10 0 0 20.0 10 5 4 1 0 .900 4.05 0.90 1 2 67% 47% 0 P
Alex George 16 5 2 1 18.0 12 6 5 1 1 .917 -2 -100 5.50 2.20 SS
Tom Gorman 30 57 0 0 109.0 24 8 13 3 1 .875 1.73 0.37 1 3 75% 47% 0 P
Johnny Gray 27 8 5 0 26.2 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.01 0.38 3 1 25% 47% 0 P
Bill Harrington 27 34 1 0 76.2 15 4 11 0 0 1.000 1.76 0.44 4 1 20% 47% 0 P
Ray Herbert 25 23 11 2 87.2 32 8 24 0 0 1.000 3.29 1.39 1 2 67% 47% 0 P
Spook Jacobs 29 7 6 4 48.0 18 9 9 0 4 1.000 -1 -35 3.38 2.57 2B
Alex Kellner 30 30 24 6 162.2 37 4 30 3 2 .919 1.88 1.13 2 0 0% 47% 4 P
Gus Keriazakos 23 5 1 0 11.2 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.77 0.20 1 1 50% 47% 0 P
Dick Kryhoski 30 14 8 7 87.0 83 76 6 1 7 .988 -0 -4 8.48 5.86 1B
Mike Kume 29 6 4 0 23.2 5 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.90 0.83 0 0 0 P
Jack Littrell 26 31 17 10 172.0 112 55 51 6 12 .946 -2 -13 5.55 3.31 SS-1B-2B
Hector Lopez 25 128 125 118 1104.0 557 197 331 29 58 .948 2 2 4.30 4.09 3B-2B
Eric MacKenzie 22 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 C
Don Plarski 25 6 3 0 23.0 7 7 0 0 0 1.000 0 10 2.74 1.17 CF
Arnie Portocarrero 23 24 20 4 111.1 23 7 15 1 0 .957 1.78 0.92 0 4 100% 47% 1 P
Vic Power 27 144 143 130 1248.0 1421 1281 130 10 140 .993 -0 -0 10.18 9.80 1B
Vic Raschi 36 20 18 1 101.1 32 10 21 1 1 .969 2.75 1.55 7 3 30% 47% 1 P
Bill Renna 30 79 62 45 540.2 128 122 5 1 2 .992 1 3 2.11 1.59 RF-LF
Jim Robertson 27 4 2 2 19.0 10 8 2 0 0 1.000 0 0 4.74 2.50 0 2 1 1 50% 47% 0 C
Tom Saffell 33 9 9 9 76.0 28 26 1 1 0 .964 -1 -13 3.20 3.00 CF
Johnny Sain 37 25 0 0 44.2 8 3 5 0 0 1.000 1.61 0.32 1 1 50% 47% 0 P
Jerry Schypinski 23 22 20 12 163.0 84 27 52 5 12 .940 -3 -19 4.36 3.43 SS-2B
Billy Shantz 27 78 61 52 544.0 291 261 27 3 8 .990 -1 -2 4.76 3.69 3 16 15 11 42% 47% 4 C
Bobby Shantz 29 23 17 4 125.0 37 9 26 2 2 .946 2.52 1.52 1 2 67% 47% 2 P
Harry Simpson 29 103 96 88 868.2 284 271 7 6 4 .979 -9 -12 2.88 2.57 CF-RF-LF-1B
Enos Slaughter 39 77 56 47 537.2 131 126 3 2 2 .985 1 1 2.16 1.68 RF
Lou Sleater 28 16 1 0 25.2 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 1.75 0.31 0 1 100% 47% 0 P
Bob Spicer 30 2 0 0 2.2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 P
Bill Stewart 27 6 3 2 32.0 8 7 1 0 1 1.000 0 15 2.25 1.33 LF-RF
Pete Suder 39 24 18 17 176.0 96 51 44 1 17 .990 -3 -20 4.86 3.96 2B
Bob Trice 28 4 0 0 10.0 7 3 4 0 0 1.000 6.30 1.75 0 0 0 P
Elmer Valo 34 72 69 60 607.1 151 145 4 2 2 .987 -3 -7 2.21 2.04 LF-RF-CF
Ozzie Van Brabant 28 2 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 0 0% 47% 0 P
Lee Wheat 25 3 0 0 2.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50 0.33 0 0 0 P
Bill Wilson 26 83 66 58 611.1 192 185 3 4 0 .979 -4 -7 2.77 2.19 0 0 0 CF-LF-RF-P
Gus Zernial 32 103 102 80 860.1 251 234 8 9 5 .964 -2 -3 2.53 2.35 LF
Team Totals 28.5 155 1395 1097 12438.0 6017 4142 1729 146 464 .976 -39 -4 4.25 3.23 14 34 37 33 47% 47% 20
Rank in 8 AL teams 6 2 5
Age G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rtot/yr RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Joe Astroth 32 101 338 -5 -2 -1 2 4 -2 -0.2 10 9 0.9 .498 .499 0.6 0.7 7 $13,500 Amateur Free Agent 2
Hal Bevan 24 3 3 -1 0 0 -0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .467 .499 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Waivers /5
Charlie Bishop 31 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .510 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Minor Lg Working Ag /1
Ewell Blackwell 32 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .505 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased /1
Don Bollweg* 34 12 12 -2 0 0 -0 -0 -1 -0.2 0 -1 -0.1 .488 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Traded /3
Clete Boyer 18 47 83 -7 0 -0 -2 1 -8 -0.9 3 -6 -0.6 .481 .495 -0.4 -0.1 -3 Amateur Free Agent--bonus baby 654
Cloyd Boyer 27 30 33 -6 0 0 0 3 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .490 .498 -0.3 0.0 -3 Rule 5 Draft 1
Moe Burtschy 33 7 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .518 .501 0.1 0.0 1 Unknown /1
Art Ceccarelli 25 31 42 -8 0 0 0 4 -4 -0.4 0 -4 -0.4 .488 .498 -0.4 0.0 -4 Rule 5 Draft 1
Glenn Cox 24 2 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .491 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Purchased /1
Walt Craddock 23 4 5 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .481 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Amateur Free Agent /1
Joe DeMaestri 26 123 486 -22 -3 -0 -4 7 -23 -2.4 15 -8 -0.9 .480 .485 -0.5 0.4 -4 Traded *6
Art Ditmar 26 35 67 -7 0 -0 0 7 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Traded 1
Sonny Dixon# 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded /1
Jim Finigan 26 150 615 -2 -2 -1 -8 4 -9 -0.9 19 9 1.0 .493 .494 1.8 -0.4 18 Traded 45
Marion Fricano 31 10 3 1 -0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0.1 .505 .500 0.1 0.0 0 Purchased 1
Alex George* 16 5 11 -2 0 0 -2 0 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .435 .498 -0.1 -0.1 -1 Amateur Free Agent /6
Tom Gorman 30 57 26 -5 0 -0 0 3 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .496 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 Purchased 1
Johnny Gray 27 8 8 -1 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .491 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Traded /1
Bill Harrington 27 34 19 -3 -0 0 0 2 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Amateur Free Agent 1
Ray Herbert 25 24 24 -3 0 -0 0 2 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .498 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Purchased 1
Spook Jacobs 29 13 28 -1 -1 -0 -1 0 -3 -0.3 1 -2 -0.2 .479 .498 -0.0 -0.1 -0 Rule 5 Draft /4
Alex Kellner 30 30 62 -4 0 -0 0 6 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .507 .501 0.2 0.0 2 Free Agency 1
Gus Keriazakos 23 5 3 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .489 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Traded /1
Dick Kryhoski* 30 28 53 -3 -1 0 -0 -0 -4 -0.4 2 -2 -0.3 .485 .497 -0.2 -0.1 -2 Purchased 3
Mike Kume 29 6 8 -1 -0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .490 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Amateur Free Agent /1
Jack Littrell 26 37 76 -8 0 -0 -2 1 -8 -0.9 2 -6 -0.7 .476 .494 -0.5 -0.1 -4 Unknown 6/34
Hector Lopez 25 128 527 3 -3 -1 2 2 2 0.3 16 18 1.9 .502 .502 1.7 0.4 17 Purchased 54
Eric MacKenzie* 22 1 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .470 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Amateur Free Agent /2
Don Plarski 25 8 11 -2 0 0 0 -0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .486 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Unknown /8
Arnie Portocarrero 23 24 40 -5 -0 -0 0 4 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .495 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Amateur Free Agent 1
Vic Power 27 147 638 22 -0 0 -0 -7 15 1.6 19 34 3.6 .510 .509 3.5 -0.6 34 Traded *3
Vic Raschi 36 20 37 -4 0 -0 0 4 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .497 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Free Agency 1
Bill Renna 30 100 284 -10 -1 1 1 -3 -12 -1.2 9 -3 -0.3 .488 .492 -0.5 -0.2 -4 Traded 9/7
Jim Robertson 27 6 9 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 0 0.0 .496 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded /2
Tom Saffell* 33 9 41 -3 -1 0 -1 -0 -4 -0.4 1 -3 -0.3 .455 .498 -0.2 -0.1 -2 Waivers /8
Johnny Sain 37 25 8 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.2 0 -1 -0.2 .494 .499 -0.2 0.0 -1 Traded 1
Jerry Schypinski* 23 22 70 -7 -0 -0 -3 1 -8 -0.9 2 -6 -0.6 .460 .495 -0.4 -0.1 -4 Amateur Free Agent 6/4
Billy Shantz 27 79 233 -13 -0 2 -1 3 -10 -1.0 7 -2 -0.3 .487 .494 -0.2 0.2 -1 $8,000 Amateur Free Agent 2
Bobby Shantz 29 26 44 -6 -0 1 0 4 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .495 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 $20,000 Amateur Free Agent 1
Harry Simpson* 29 112 436 4 -4 -1 -9 -1 -10 -1.0 13 3 0.3 .491 .494 1.2 -1.0 12 Purchased 89/73
Enos Slaughter* 39 108 315 15 -0 -1 1 -3 12 1.2 10 21 2.2 .511 .508 2.1 -0.2 21 Traded 9
Lou Sleater* 28 21 13 -1 -0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .501 .500 0.0 0.0 0 $6,500 Purchased 1
Bob Spicer* 30 2 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .491 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Rule 5 Draft /1
Bill Stewart 27 11 19 -3 0 0 0 -0 -2 -0.3 1 -2 -0.2 .476 .498 -0.2 0.0 -2 Amateur Free Agent /79
Pete Suder 39 26 83 -7 -1 0 -3 1 -10 -1.0 3 -7 -0.8 .460 .494 -0.5 -0.2 -4 $12,000 Rule 5 Draft 4
Bob Trice 28 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .524 .501 0.1 0.0 1 Unknown /1
Elmer Valo* 34 112 338 24 0 0 -3 -3 18 1.9 10 29 3.0 .517 .512 3.3 -0.6 32 $15,000 Amateur Free Agent 79/8
Ozzie Van Brabant 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Amateur Free Agent /1
Lee Wheat 25 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded /1
Bill Wilson 26 98 300 -3 1 -1 -4 -2 -8 -0.8 9 1 0.1 .491 .495 0.4 -0.5 4 Traded 87/91
Gus Zernial 32 120 454 8 0 -3 -2 -4 -1 -0.1 14 13 1.3 .499 .499 1.5 -0.6 15 Traded *7
Team Total 28.7 2024 5917 -78 -17 -6 -39 46 -95 -9.5 167 73 7.4 .495 .499 10.8 -3.0 112 $75,000
Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Charlie Bishop 31 6.2 4 0 7 9.45 4.83 -0.25 0.00 106.1 5.40 -3 -0.3 .7 0.0 -0.2 -2 .425 .498 Minor Lg Working Ag
Ewell Blackwell 32 4.0 2 0 3 6.75 4.97 -0.18 0.00 110.0 5.67 -1 -0.1 1.9 -0.0 -0.1 -0 .474 .500 Purchased
Cloyd Boyer 27 98.1 30 11 81 7.41 4.57 -0.26 0.00 106.9 5.16 -26 -2.5 .4 0.1 -1.5 -17 .417 .485 Rule 5 Draft
Moe Burtschy 33 11.1 7 0 13 10.32 4.31 -0.27 0.00 106.9 4.90 -7 -0.7 .5 0.1 -0.4 -6 .405 .496 Unknown
Art Ceccarelli* 25 123.2 31 16 81 5.89 4.38 -0.24 0.00 106.4 4.91 -15 -1.5 1.7 -0.3 -0.7 -3 .452 .491 Rule 5 Draft
Glenn Cox 24 2.1 2 2 8 30.86 4.94 -0.50 0.00 96.6 5.26 -7 -0.5 -0.0 -0.5 -6 .243 .497 Purchased
Walt Craddock* 23 15.0 4 2 14 8.40 4.50 -0.25 0.00 98.0 4.66 -6 -0.6 1.4 -0.0 -0.5 -5 .355 .496 Amateur Free Agent
Art Ditmar 26 175.1 35 22 109 5.60 4.56 -0.25 0.00 106.5 5.12 -11 -1.1 1.4 -0.2 0.2 5 .468 .493 Traded
Sonny Dixon 30 1.2 2 0 3 16.20 4.40 -0.44 0.00 102.4 4.96 -2 -0.2 .0 0.1 -0.1 -2 .400 .499 Traded
Marion Fricano 31 20.0 10 0 9 4.05 4.48 -0.25 0.00 100.3 4.75 1 0.1 .3 -0.1 0.2 3 .514 .501 Purchased
Tom Gorman 30 109.0 57 0 48 3.96 4.54 -0.24 0.00 105.5 5.04 12 1.3 2.0 0.4 2.6 22 .522 .508 Purchased
Johnny Gray 27 26.2 8 5 23 7.76 4.54 -0.25 0.00 101.7 4.88 -9 -0.8 .8 -0.0 -0.6 -6 .395 .495 Traded
Bill Harrington 27 76.2 34 1 41 4.81 4.53 -0.25 0.00 104.7 5.01 1 0.1 1.0 -0.2 0.6 8 .503 .501 Amateur Free Agent
Ray Herbert 25 88.0 23 11 65 6.65 4.56 -0.26 0.00 105.8 5.10 -16 -1.6 .6 -0.0 -0.9 -8 .431 .490 Purchased
Alex Kellner* 30 162.1 30 24 81 4.49 4.39 -0.25 0.00 104.2 4.83 5 0.5 .8 -0.1 1.7 20 .516 .503 Free Agency
Gus Keriazakos 23 11.2 5 1 16 12.34 4.48 -0.22 0.00 103.1 4.84 -10 -0.9 .5 0.1 -0.7 -9 .327 .495 Traded
Mike Kume 29 23.2 6 4 23 8.75 4.35 -0.31 0.00 103.4 4.81 -11 -0.9 .6 0.0 -0.7 -8 .342 .494 Amateur Free Agent
Arnie Portocarrero 23 111.1 24 20 66 5.34 4.66 -0.26 0.00 104.5 5.14 -4 -0.4 .3 -0.1 0.5 7 .485 .498 Amateur Free Agent
Vic Raschi 36 101.1 20 18 66 5.86 4.47 -0.28 0.00 106.4 5.05 -10 -1.0 .7 -0.1 -0.2 -1 .449 .494 Free Agency
Johnny Sain 37 44.2 25 0 28 5.64 4.72 -0.27 0.00 105.7 5.27 -2 -0.2 1.6 -0.2 -0.0 2 .491 .499 Traded
Bobby Shantz* 29 125.0 23 17 70 5.04 4.50 -0.25 0.00 102.3 4.85 -4 -0.4 1.2 -0.1 0.5 8 .483 .498 $20,000 Amateur Free Agent
Lou Sleater* 28 25.2 16 1 22 7.71 4.52 -0.26 0.00 104.8 5.01 -8 -0.8 .9 -0.0 -0.6 -6 .450 .495 $6,500 Purchased
Bob Spicer 30 2.2 2 0 10 33.75 4.84 -0.38 0.00 103.6 5.41 -8 -0.6 .0 0.3 -0.3 -8 .200 .496 Rule 5 Draft
Bob Trice 28 10.0 4 0 13 11.70 4.68 -0.29 0.00 106.7 5.30 -7 -0.6 .1 0.3 -0.3 -6 .339 .496 Unknown
Ozzie Van Brabant 28 2.0 2 0 4 18.00 4.73 -0.33 0.00 106.5 5.39 -3 -0.3 .1 0.1 -0.1 -3 .370 .498 Amateur Free Agent
Lee Wheat 25 2.0 3 0 7 31.50 5.76 -0.48 0.00 106.7 6.65 -6 -0.5 .3 0.2 -0.3 -5 .336 .497 Traded
Bill Wilson 26 1.0 1 0 0 0.00 5.17 -0.22 0.00 110.0 5.92 1 0.1 .0 -0.0 0.0 1 .571 .500 Traded
Team Total 28.1 1382.0 410 155 911 5.93 4.52 -0.26 0.00 105.0 5.02 -155 -14.4 1.2 0.2 -2.4 -27 .465 .497 $26,500
Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1954 / 1956 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics