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1956 Kansas City Athletics

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1955 / 1957

52-102, Finished 8th in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Lou Boudreau (52-102)
Scored 619 runs, Allowed 831 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-97

Ballparks: Municipal Stadium · Attendance: 1,015,154 (4th of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 100, Pitching - 104 · one-year: Batting - 100, Pitching - 104

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1955 / 1957 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

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Team Batting

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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 Tim Thompson* 32 92 288 268 21 73 13 2 1 27 2 4 17 23 .272 .319 .347 .666 77 93 4 2 0 1 1
2 1B Vic Power 28 127 559 530 77 164 21 5 14 63 2 2 24 16 .309 .340 .447 .787 107 237 5 1 3 1 2
3 2B Jim Finigan 27 91 290 250 29 54 7 2 2 21 3 1 30 28 .216 .298 .284 .582 55 71 6 1 5 4 1
4 SS Joe DeMaestri 27 133 468 434 41 101 16 1 6 39 3 3 25 73 .233 .277 .316 .593 57 137 8 3 3 3 2
5 3B Hector Lopez 26 151 639 561 91 153 27 3 18 69 4 5 63 73 .273 .347 .428 .775 104 240 13 3 8 4 3
6 LF Gus Zernial 33 109 312 272 36 61 12 0 16 44 2 0 33 66 .224 .315 .445 .760 99 121 5 4 0 2 2
7 CF Al Pilarcik* 25 69 272 239 28 60 10 1 4 22 9 2 30 32 .251 .333 .351 .685 82 84 2 0 2 1 1
8 RF Harry Simpson* 30 141 597 543 76 159 22 11 21 105 2 3 47 82 .293 .347 .490 .837 119 266 19 1 1 5 8
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 LF Lou Skizas 24 83 316 297 39 94 11 3 11 39 3 1 15 17 .316 .346 .485 .831 118 144 13 0 2 3 1
10 OF Johnny Groth 29 95 281 244 22 63 13 3 5 37 1 2 30 31 .258 .335 .398 .732 93 97 9 0 2 4 2
11 OF Enos Slaughter* 40 91 255 223 37 62 14 3 2 23 1 0 29 20 .278 .362 .395 .757 100 88 6 1 1 1 1
12 C Joe Ginsberg* 29 71 220 195 15 48 8 1 1 12 1 1 23 17 .246 .323 .313 .636 69 61 7 0 0 2 3
13 1B Eddie Robinson* 35 75 202 172 13 34 5 1 2 12 0 0 26 20 .198 .308 .273 .582 55 47 7 2 1 1 1
14 C Hal Smith 25 37 148 142 15 39 9 2 2 24 1 1 3 12 .275 .284 .408 .692 81 58 2 0 0 3 0
15 2B Clete Boyer 19 67 143 129 15 28 3 1 1 4 1 1 11 24 .217 .284 .279 .563 50 36 2 1 2 0 1
16 SS Mike Baxes 25 73 129 106 9 24 3 1 1 5 0 1 18 15 .226 .339 .302 .641 71 32 2 0 4 0 1
17 2B Spook Jacobs 30 32 114 97 13 21 3 0 0 5 4 1 15 5 .216 .321 .247 .569 53 24 4 0 3 0 1
18 CI Rance Pless 30 48 96 85 4 23 3 1 0 9 0 1 10 13 .271 .354 .329 .684 82 28 5 1 0 0 0
19 OF Bill Renna 31 33 51 48 12 13 3 0 2 5 1 0 3 10 .271 .314 .458 .772 102 22 1 0 0 0 0
20 CF Jim Pisoni 26 10 33 30 4 8 0 0 2 5 0 0 2 8 .267 .303 .467 .770 101 14 2 0 0 1 0
21 C Joe Astroth 33 8 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .077 .077 .077 .154 -59 1 0 0 1 0 0
22 LF Elmer Valo* 35 9 11 9 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 .222 .273 .222 .495 33 2 0 0 0 1 0
23 LF Dave Melton 27 3 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 77 1 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
24 P Art Ditmar 27 44 97 91 5 13 0 0 1 4 0 1 3 24 .143 .170 .176 .346 -8 16 0 0 4 0 0
25 P Wally Burnette 27 18 45 39 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .051 .075 .051 .126 -66 2 0 0 5 0 0
26 P Tom Gorman 31 52 44 39 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 22 .051 .140 .051 .191 -47 2 0 0 1 0 0
27 P Lou Kretlow 35 25 41 33 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 19 .061 .162 .061 .223 -39 2 0 0 4 0 0
28 P Alex Kellner 31 21 37 30 2 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 10 .200 .273 .200 .473 27 6 1 0 3 0 0
29 P Jack Crimian 30 55 30 22 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 .227 .320 .227 .547 47 5 1 0 5 0 0
30 P Troy Herriage 25 34 29 25 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 17 .120 .185 .120 .305 -18 3 0 0 2 0 0
31 P Bobby Shantz 30 51 26 22 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .091 .167 .136 .303 -19 3 1 0 2 0 0
32 P Jack McMahan 23 23 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 P Tom Lasorda* 28 19 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .077 .077 .077 .154 -59 1 1 0 0 0 0
34 P Bill Harrington 28 23 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .125 .000 .125 -64 0 0 0 2 0 0
35 P Moe Burtschy 34 21 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .125 .125 .125 .250 -34 1 0 0 0 0 0
36 P Glenn Cox 25 3 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 1 0 0 0 0
37 P Jose Santiago 27 9 6 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400 .800 113 2 0 0 1 0 0
38 P Art Ceccarelli 26 3 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 -28 0 0 0 0 0 0
39 P Carl Duser* 23 2 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 P Walt Craddock 24 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
41 P George Brunet 21 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 P Arnie Portocarrero 24 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 P Bob Spicer* 31 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 P Bill Bradford 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 28.6 154 5860 5256 619 1325 204 41 112 584 40 30 479 725 .252 .315 .370 .685 81 1947 127 20 67 37 31
Rank in 8 AL teams 5 7 5 4 6 6 4 3 8 5 5 8 7 7 7 8 5
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.6 154 5441 4890 598 1286 203 41 111 572 40 29 455 587 .263 .326 .389 .715 89 1904 122 20 38 37 31
Pitcher Totals 28.8 154 419 366 21 39 1 0 1 12 0 1 24 138 .107 .162 .117 .279 -25 43 5 0 29 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
* - 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 27 12 22 .353 4.42 4.27 44 34 6 14 2 1 254.1 254 141 125 30 108 6 126 7 0 5 1101 98 1.423 9.0 1.1 3.8 4.5 1.17
2 SP Wally Burnette 27 6 8 .429 2.89 3.89 18 14 4 4 1 0 121.1 115 48 39 13 39 3 54 2 1 3 507 150 1.269 8.5 1.0 2.9 4.0 1.38
3 SP Lou Kretlow 35 4 9 .308 5.31 5.07 25 20 3 3 0 0 118.2 121 75 70 17 74 4 61 0 0 3 542 82 1.643 9.2 1.3 5.6 4.6 0.82
4 SP Troy Herriage 25 1 13 .071 6.64 5.28 31 16 7 1 0 0 103.0 135 83 76 16 64 6 59 6 0 2 501 65 1.932 11.8 1.4 5.6 5.2 0.92
5 SP Alex Kellner* 31 7 4 .636 4.32 4.68 20 17 3 5 0 0 91.2 103 49 44 15 33 3 44 2 0 1 399 101 1.484 10.1 1.5 3.2 4.3 1.33
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
6 CL Bobby Shantz* 30 2 7 .222 4.35 3.77 45 2 26 1 0 9 101.1 95 51 49 12 37 4 67 3 0 1 425 100 1.303 8.4 1.1 3.3 6.0 1.81
7 RP Tom Gorman 31 9 10 .474 3.83 4.69 52 13 23 1 0 3 171.1 168 83 73 23 68 7 56 2 1 2 733 113 1.377 8.8 1.2 3.6 2.9 0.82
8 RP Jack Crimian 30 4 8 .333 5.51 4.62 54 7 16 0 0 3 129.0 129 87 79 19 49 2 59 5 0 2 556 79 1.380 9.0 1.3 3.4 4.1 1.20
9 RP Jack McMahan* 23 0 5 .000 4.82 5.03 23 9 8 0 0 0 61.2 69 40 33 7 31 0 13 2 0 1 279 90 1.622 10.1 1.0 4.5 1.9 0.42
10 RP Bill Harrington 28 2 2 .500 6.45 4.73 23 1 8 0 0 1 37.2 40 27 27 3 26 1 14 0 1 3 173 68 1.752 9.6 0.7 6.2 3.3 0.54
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
11 Tom Lasorda* 28 0 4 .000 6.15 6.03 18 5 7 0 0 1 45.1 40 38 31 6 45 3 28 3 0 7 220 71 1.875 7.9 1.2 8.9 5.6 0.62
12 Moe Burtschy 34 3 1 .750 3.95 5.62 21 0 9 0 0 0 43.1 41 22 19 6 30 4 18 3 0 2 195 111 1.638 8.5 1.2 6.2 3.7 0.60
13 Glenn Cox 25 0 2 .000 4.24 5.80 3 3 0 1 0 0 23.1 15 11 11 2 22 0 6 0 0 2 101 103 1.586 5.8 0.8 8.5 2.3 0.27
14 Jose Santiago 27 1 2 .333 8.31 9.38 9 5 1 0 0 0 21.2 36 26 20 8 17 0 9 5 0 1 117 53 2.446 15.0 3.3 7.1 3.7 0.53
15 Art Ceccarelli* 26 0 1 .000 7.20 7.37 3 2 0 0 0 0 10.0 13 13 8 3 4 1 2 1 0 1 49 62 1.700 11.7 2.7 3.6 1.8 0.50
16 Walt Craddock* 24 0 2 .000 6.75 5.26 2 2 0 0 0 0 9.1 9 7 7 1 10 0 8 0 0 2 45 67 2.036 8.7 1.0 9.6 7.7 0.80
17 George Brunet* 21 0 0 7.00 6.37 6 1 1 0 0 0 9.0 10 8 7 1 11 0 5 0 0 0 47 64 2.333 10.0 1.0 11.0 5.0 0.45
18 Arnie Portocarrero 24 0 1 .000 10.13 7.74 3 1 1 0 0 0 8.0 9 9 9 2 7 0 2 0 0 0 38 45 2.000 10.1 2.3 7.9 2.3 0.29
19 Carl Duser* 23 1 1 .500 9.00 1.70 2 2 0 0 0 0 6.0 14 6 6 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 33 51 2.667 21.0 0.0 3.0 7.5 2.50
20 Bob Spicer 31 0 0 19.29 10.51 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.1 6 5 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 13 26 3.000 23.1 3.9 3.9 0.0 0.00
21 Bill Bradford 34 0 0 9.00 16.87 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 9 57 1.500 9.0 9.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
Team Totals 28.8 52 102 .338 4.86 4.79 154 154 124 30 3 18 1370.1 1424 831 740 187 679 44 636 42 3 38 6083 89 1.535 9.4 1.2 4.5 4.2 0.94
Rank in 8 AL teams 8 1 7 8 7 5 6 7 7 7 8 7 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

Team Fielding--Totals

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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 33 8 5 2 42.0 24 19 5 0 1 1.000 0 0 5.14 3.00 0 2 2 2 50% 44% 0 C
Mike Baxes 25 63 27 19 302.2 181 57 113 11 17 .939 2 8 5.06 2.70 SS-2B
Clete Boyer 19 58 40 25 372.1 230 100 124 6 34 .974 3 9 5.41 3.86 2B-3B
Bill Bradford 34 1 0 0 2.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50 1.00 0 0 0 P
George Brunet 21 6 1 0 9.0 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00 0.50 0 1 100% 44% 1 P
Wally Burnette 27 18 14 4 121.1 23 6 16 1 2 .957 1.63 1.22 9 8 47% 44% 0 P
Moe Burtschy 34 21 0 0 43.1 17 2 15 0 2 1.000 3.53 0.81 2 6 75% 44% 0 P
Art Ceccarelli 26 3 2 0 10.0 5 0 5 0 0 1.000 4.50 1.67 0 0 0 P
Glenn Cox 25 3 3 1 23.1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 2 67% 44% 0 P
Walt Craddock 24 2 2 0 9.1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.96 0.50 0 1 100% 44% 0 P
Jack Crimian 30 54 7 0 129.0 26 3 22 1 1 .962 1.74 0.46 4 5 56% 44% 0 P
Joe DeMaestri 27 132 125 90 1055.2 640 210 407 23 95 .964 9 10 5.26 4.60 SS-2B
Art Ditmar 27 44 34 14 254.1 55 20 33 2 3 .964 1.88 1.20 5 4 44% 44% 2 P
Carl Duser 23 2 2 0 6.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 3.00 1.00 2 0 0% 44% 0 P
Jim Finigan 27 80 68 54 605.1 334 143 175 16 42 .952 -4 -8 4.73 3.79 2B-3B
Joe Ginsberg 29 57 50 45 451.1 269 238 28 3 3 .989 3 8 5.30 4.67 5 8 16 15 48% 44% 2 C
Tom Gorman 31 52 13 1 171.1 43 11 29 3 1 .930 2.10 0.77 6 0 0% 44% 0 P
Johnny Groth 29 85 61 54 598.1 141 134 7 0 3 1.000 -7 -14 2.12 1.60 CF-RF-LF
Bill Harrington 28 23 1 0 37.2 8 3 5 0 1 1.000 1.91 0.35 4 0 0% 44% 0 P
Troy Herriage 25 31 16 1 103.0 14 0 11 3 0 .786 0.96 0.35 3 1 25% 44% 0 P
Spook Jacobs 30 31 28 21 236.0 154 78 71 5 26 .968 -1 -7 5.68 4.81 2B
Alex Kellner 31 20 17 5 91.2 19 1 17 1 2 .947 1.77 0.90 1 3 75% 44% 5 P
Lou Kretlow 35 25 20 3 118.2 23 5 16 2 1 .913 1.59 0.84 3 9 75% 44% 0 P
Tom Lasorda 28 18 5 0 45.1 13 3 9 1 0 .923 2.38 0.67 1 3 75% 44% 0 P
Hector Lopez 26 149 144 137 1288.1 530 218 282 30 32 .943 -3 -3 3.49 3.27 3B-CF-2B-SS
Jack McMahan 23 23 9 0 61.2 13 3 10 0 1 1.000 1.90 0.57 3 1 25% 44% 1 P
Dave Melton 27 3 0 0 12.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1 60 2.25 1.00 LF
Al Pilarcik 25 67 61 57 544.0 167 155 8 4 1 .976 -3 -8 2.70 2.43 CF-RF
Jim Pisoni 26 9 9 8 74.1 30 25 4 1 1 .967 0 6 3.51 3.22 CF
Rance Pless 30 20 18 15 149.0 162 142 20 0 20 1.000 2 18 9.79 8.10 1B-3B
Arnie Portocarrero 24 3 1 0 8.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.12 0.33 1 1 50% 44% 0 P
Vic Power 28 123 122 111 1076.1 1019 807 200 12 113 .988 -1 -1 8.42 7.75 1B-2B-LF
Bill Renna 31 25 7 6 104.2 20 18 1 1 0 .950 -1 -15 1.63 0.76 LF-RF
Eddie Robinson 35 47 42 36 367.2 388 360 19 9 43 .977 1 3 9.28 8.06 1B
Jose Santiago 27 9 5 0 21.2 6 1 5 0 1 1.000 2.49 0.67 1 0 0% 44% 0 P
Bobby Shantz 30 45 2 1 101.1 32 10 20 2 2 .938 2.66 0.67 3 2 40% 44% 2 P
Harry Simpson 30 138 138 126 1222.1 485 456 18 11 34 .977 -13 -12 3.49 3.22 RF-1B-CF
Lou Skizas 24 74 72 64 622.0 160 147 9 4 0 .975 2 3 2.26 2.11 LF-RF
Enos Slaughter 40 56 47 39 430.0 109 106 1 2 0 .982 3 8 2.24 1.88 RF-LF-CF
Hal Smith 25 37 36 34 304.2 208 183 22 3 3 .986 -1 -4 6.06 5.54 5 9 15 9 38% 44% 2 C
Bob Spicer 31 2 0 0 2.1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.86 0.50 0 0 1 P
Tim Thompson 32 68 63 57 572.1 373 328 38 7 7 .981 1 2 5.76 5.38 9 17 16 21 57% 44% 0 C
Elmer Valo 35 1 1 0 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 -0 -40 0.00 0.00 LF
Gus Zernial 33 69 68 42 525.1 123 112 9 2 1 .984 -2 -5 2.07 1.78 LF
Team Totals 28.4 154 1386 1072 12333.0 6062 4111 1785 166 493 .973 -10 -1 4.30 3.23 19 36 49 47 49% 44% 16
Rank in 8 AL teams 6 2 6
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 33 8 14 -3 0 0 0 0 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .461 .498 -0.3 0.0 -3 $15,500 Amateur Free Agent /2
Mike Baxes 25 73 129 -4 -0 -0 2 2 -0 -0.1 4 3 0.3 .499 .500 0.1 0.4 1 Purchased 6/4
Clete Boyer 19 67 143 -7 -0 -0 3 2 -3 -0.3 4 1 0.1 .495 .498 -0.2 0.5 -1 Amateur Free Agent--bonus baby 4/5
Bill Bradford 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased /1
George Brunet 21 6 2 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .494 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Minor Lg Working Ag /1
Wally Burnette 27 18 45 -11 0 0 0 5 -6 -0.6 0 -6 -0.6 .468 .496 -0.6 0.0 -6 Traded 1
Moe Burtschy 34 21 8 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .497 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Unknown 1
Art Ceccarelli 26 3 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .502 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Rule 5 Draft /1
Glenn Cox 25 3 7 -2 0 -0 0 1 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .447 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 Purchased /1
Walt Craddock 24 2 2 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .482 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Amateur Free Agent /1
Jack Crimian 30 55 30 -2 -0 -0 0 3 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .501 .500 0.1 0.0 1 Traded 1
Joe DeMaestri 27 133 468 -29 -1 0 9 7 -13 -1.4 14 1 0.0 .490 .492 -1.0 1.7 -8 Traded *6/4
Art Ditmar 27 44 97 -15 -1 1 0 11 -5 -0.5 0 -5 -0.5 .489 .497 -0.5 0.0 -5 Traded 1
Carl Duser* 23 2 3 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .484 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Amateur Free Agent /1
Jim Finigan 27 91 290 -16 1 0 -4 2 -16 -1.6 9 -7 -0.8 .482 .490 -0.4 -0.1 -3 Traded 45
Joe Ginsberg* 29 71 220 -8 -0 -1 3 2 -4 -0.4 7 3 0.2 .494 .497 -0.1 0.6 -0 $11,500 Purchased 2
Tom Gorman 31 52 44 -9 -0 0 0 5 -4 -0.4 0 -4 -0.4 .492 .497 -0.4 0.0 -4 Purchased 1
Johnny Groth 29 95 281 -1 -1 -1 -7 -2 -12 -1.2 9 -3 -0.4 .487 .493 0.3 -0.9 4 Purchased 897
Bill Harrington 28 23 10 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .495 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Amateur Free Agent 1
Troy Herriage 25 34 29 -5 0 0 0 3 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .496 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Rule 5 Draft 1
Spook Jacobs 30 32 114 -5 1 -0 -1 1 -4 -0.4 4 -1 -0.1 .486 .497 0.0 -0.0 0 Rule 5 Draft 4
Alex Kellner 31 21 37 -4 -0 -0 0 4 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .501 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Free Agency 1
Lou Kretlow 35 25 41 -7 0 0 0 4 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .491 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 $14,500 Purchased 1
Tom Lasorda* 28 19 13 -3 0 -0 0 1 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .490 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 Purchased 1
Hector Lopez 26 151 639 2 -1 -1 -3 1 -2 -0.2 20 18 1.7 .499 .499 2.0 -0.1 21 Purchased *58/46
Jack McMahan 23 23 14 -4 0 0 0 2 -2 -0.3 0 -2 -0.3 .489 .498 -0.3 0.0 -2 Traded 1
Dave Melton 27 3 3 -0 0 0 1 -0 0 0.0 0 0 0.1 .514 .500 -0.0 0.1 -0 Purchased /7
Al Pilarcik* 25 69 272 -6 1 1 -3 -0 -8 -0.8 8 0 -0.0 .488 .495 0.3 -0.4 4 Conditional Deal 8/9
Jim Pisoni 26 10 33 -1 -0 -0 0 -0 -0 -0.0 1 1 0.1 .497 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded /8
Rance Pless 30 48 96 -2 -0 -1 2 -1 -1 -0.1 3 2 0.2 .497 .499 -0.1 0.2 -0 Purchased 3/5
Arnie Portocarrero 24 3 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .494 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Amateur Free Agent /1
Vic Power 28 127 559 2 -0 0 -1 -3 -0 -0.0 17 16 1.6 .500 .500 1.5 -0.3 17 Traded 34/7
Bill Renna 31 33 51 -1 1 0 -1 -1 -1 -0.1 2 0 0.0 .496 .499 0.1 -0.2 2 Traded 7/9
Eddie Robinson* 35 75 202 -10 0 -1 1 -2 -13 -1.3 6 -7 -0.8 .482 .492 -0.9 -0.1 -8 Traded 3
Jose Santiago 27 9 6 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .509 .500 0.1 0.0 1 Purchased /1
Bobby Shantz 30 51 26 -4 -0 -0 0 3 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .496 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 $21,000 Amateur Free Agent 1
Harry Simpson* 30 141 597 9 -1 -0 -13 -6 -11 -1.0 18 8 0.7 .493 .493 1.9 -1.8 20 $9,500 Purchased *938
Lou Skizas 24 83 316 9 -1 -2 2 -3 5 0.5 10 14 1.4 .506 .503 1.2 -0.2 13 Traded 79
Enos Slaughter* 40 91 255 3 1 0 3 -3 4 0.4 8 12 1.2 .505 .503 0.9 0.1 9 $20,000 Traded 97/8
Hal Smith 25 37 148 -4 -0 1 -1 2 -3 -0.3 5 2 0.1 .492 .498 0.2 0.1 2 Traded 2
Bob Spicer* 31 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Rule 5 Draft /1
Tim Thompson* 32 92 288 -9 -2 3 1 3 -4 -0.4 9 5 0.5 .496 .498 0.3 0.4 4 Traded 2
Elmer Valo* 35 9 11 -1 -0 0 -0 -0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .484 .499 -0.1 -0.0 -1 $18,000 Amateur Free Agent /7
Gus Zernial 33 109 312 -3 1 -0 -2 -3 -7 -0.7 10 2 0.2 .493 .495 0.3 -0.4 4 Traded 7
Team Total 28.6 2065 5860 -156 -4 -2 -10 45 -127 -12.8 167 40 3.2 .494 .497 3.2 -0.2 50 $110,000
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
Bill Bradford 34 2.0 1 0 2 9.00 5.12 -0.06 0.00 108.0 5.59 -1 -0.1 .5 0.0 -0.0 -1 .427 .500 Purchased
George Brunet* 21 9.0 6 1 8 8.00 4.77 -0.07 0.00 103.0 4.99 -3 -0.3 .6 0.0 -0.2 -2 .450 .498 Minor Lg Working Ag
Wally Burnette 27 121.0 18 14 48 3.57 4.65 -0.07 0.00 107.1 5.05 19 2.1 2.5 0.1 3.2 30 .614 .513 Traded
Moe Burtschy 34 43.2 21 0 22 4.53 5.06 -0.07 0.00 100.2 5.14 3 0.3 .9 -0.1 0.6 7 .512 .502 Unknown
Art Ceccarelli* 26 10.0 3 2 13 11.70 4.99 -0.08 0.00 88.8 4.50 -8 -0.6 .5 0.0 -0.5 -7 .284 .496 Rule 5 Draft
Glenn Cox 25 23.1 3 3 11 4.24 4.69 -0.06 0.00 105.4 5.01 2 0.2 -0.0 0.4 4 .563 .501 Purchased
Walt Craddock* 24 9.1 2 2 7 6.75 4.52 -0.06 0.00 105.8 4.84 -2 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -1 .404 .499 Amateur Free Agent
Jack Crimian 30 127.2 54 7 87 6.13 4.92 -0.07 0.00 103.5 5.16 -15 -1.5 .8 -0.1 -0.4 -3 .473 .491 Traded
Art Ditmar 27 253.2 44 34 141 5.00 4.79 -0.07 0.00 104.5 5.08 0 0.0 2.4 -0.2 2.0 24 .500 .500 Traded
Carl Duser* 23 6.0 2 2 6 9.00 4.44 -0.09 0.00 106.5 4.82 -3 -0.3 -0.0 -0.2 -2 .373 .498 Amateur Free Agent
Tom Gorman 31 171.0 52 13 83 4.37 4.68 -0.07 0.00 105.8 5.03 11 1.1 1.0 -0.2 2.4 27 .522 .507 Purchased
Bill Harrington 28 39.2 23 1 27 6.13 4.67 -0.07 0.00 102.4 4.85 -6 -0.6 1.0 -0.1 -0.3 -2 .475 .496 Amateur Free Agent
Troy Herriage 25 103.0 31 16 83 7.25 4.62 -0.07 0.00 106.4 4.99 -27 -2.5 .5 0.1 -1.6 -17 .419 .484 Rule 5 Draft
Alex Kellner* 31 91.2 20 17 49 4.81 4.78 -0.07 0.00 101.2 4.90 0 0.0 1.0 -0.1 0.7 9 .501 .500 Free Agency
Lou Kretlow 35 119.2 25 20 75 5.64 4.78 -0.07 0.00 103.7 5.03 -9 -0.9 .3 -0.1 0.1 2 .464 .494 $14,500 Purchased
Tom Lasorda* 28 45.1 18 5 38 7.54 4.89 -0.06 0.00 102.5 5.08 -13 -1.2 1.0 -0.1 -0.9 -8 .432 .492 Purchased
Jack McMahan* 23 61.2 23 9 40 5.84 5.01 -0.07 0.00 100.3 5.10 -6 -0.6 .3 0.0 -0.0 0 .476 .497 Traded
Arnie Portocarrero 24 8.0 3 1 9 10.13 4.71 -0.07 0.00 102.9 4.92 -5 -0.4 .6 0.0 -0.3 -4 .361 .497 Amateur Free Agent
Jose Santiago 27 21.2 9 5 26 10.80 4.68 -0.08 0.00 102.9 4.89 -14 -1.3 .3 0.1 -1.0 -12 .359 .492 Purchased
Bobby Shantz* 30 100.2 45 2 51 4.56 4.91 -0.06 0.00 102.9 5.12 5 0.6 1.2 -0.1 1.3 15 .512 .503 $21,000 Amateur Free Agent
Bob Spicer 31 2.1 2 0 5 19.29 4.93 -0.10 0.00 98.8 4.96 -4 -0.3 .5 0.1 -0.2 -4 .339 .498 Rule 5 Draft
Team Total 28.8 1370.1 405 154 831 5.46 4.79 -0.07 0.00 103.9 5.04 -74 -6.5 1.0 -0.5 4.7 55 .484 .498 $35,500
Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1955 / 1957 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics