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1952 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  79-75   .513
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Jimmy Dykes
General Manager:   Art Ehlers
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Attendance:  627,100
Playoffs:  -

Philadelphia Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bobo Newsom (44)
Youngest Player:  Hal Bevan (21)
Longest Tenure:  Elmer Valo (11)
Top Hitter:  Eddie Joost (7)
Top Pitcher:  Bobby Shantz (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  83.04%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9559.617--
Cleveland9361.6042.0
Chi White Sox8173.52614.0
Philadelphia7975.51316.0
Washington7876.50617.0
Boston7678.49419.0
St. Louis6490.41631.0
Detroit50104.32545.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
17Dave Philley+of1932-MLB15158680154254771114593541729.263.000.355355208--
19Gus Zernial+of2129-MLB14554976144151291005170871113.262.000.452452248--
1Eddie Joost+ss736-MLB1465409413226320755812294526.244.000.415415224--
8Ferris Fain+1b1131-MLB1455388217643325935105261419.327.000.429429231--
11Billy Hitchcock+3b-2b4735-MLB11940745100841561139454108.246.000.292292119--
10Elmer Valo+of2331-MLB129388691092645471211101162410.281.000.407407158--
9Joe Astroth+c-29-MLB1043372484721362225272618.249.000.29129198--
12Pete Suder+2b-3b5636-MLB74228225572120111617084.241.000.30330369--
2Skeeter Kell+2b5822-MLB75213244783017511418274.221.000.28628661--
5Cass Michaels+2b-ss4326-MLB55200225045118302311145.250.000.33533567--
7Allie Clark+of-29-MLB711862351120729021019137.274.000.45245284--
14Ray Murray+c-34-MLB4413614285011000913013.206.000.26526536--
5Hank Majeski+3b-35-MLB34117143022220011910127.256.000.35935942--
6Kite Thomas+of-29-MLB75116242961618012027104.250.000.47447455--
30Bobby Shantz+p4626-MLB349613194101202592130.198.000.26026025--
24Carl Scheib+p-25-MLB448241800071009014.220.000.22022018--
22Alex Kellner+p-27-MLB3482617201100019042.207.000.26826822--
38Harry Byrd+p-27-MLB3775410200200321060.133.000.16016012--
15Joe Tipton+c-30-MLB23686134038001510021.191.000.38238226--
16Sherry Robertson+of-2b-33-MLB43608123005122115001.200.000.25025015--
23Bob Hooper+p-30-MLB434138102300110031.195.000.36636615--
21Sam Zoldak+p-33-MLB16231400010015011.174.000.1741744--
3Hal Bevan+3b-21-MLB8171600042001001.353.000.3533536--
20Bobo Newsom+p-44-MLB14150200010005012.133.000.1331332--
25Dick Fowler+p-31-MLB18150000000113001.000.000.00000--
4Tom Hamilton+1b-26-MLB9101210010011000.200.000.3003003--
37Johnny Kucab+p-32-MLB28101200000004000.200.000.2002002--
38Charlie Bishop+p-28-MLB692100020014010.111.000.1111111--
26Morrie Martin+p-29-MLB590100000002000.111.000.1111111--
34Ed Wright+p-33-MLB2471110000002001.143.000.2862862--
16Jack Littrell+ss-23-MLB420000000012000.000.000.00000--
21Walt Kellner+p-23-MLB110000000001000.000.000.00000--
37Marion Fricano+p-28-MLB200000000000010.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
30Bobby Shantz+226-MLB2472.48333327500279.22308777216315200 01.057.400.682.034.890.41--1.14
22Alex Kellner+1427-MLB12144.36343314210231.1223124112218610530 01.348.680.823.354.090.82--0.91
38Harry Byrd+1227-MLB15153.31372815372228.124410084129811640 01.509.620.473.864.570.84--0.91
24Carl Scheib+2425-MLB1174.39301981112158.0153827721504240 11.288.721.202.852.391.19--0.82
23Bob Hooper+2230-MLB8155.18431440216144.11581008313684020 11.579.850.814.242.491.70--1.14
21Sam Zoldak+-33-MLB064.061610202175.18641343251200 01.4710.270.362.991.432.08--1.01
25Dick Fowler+-31-MLB126.44183108058.27143424281420 01.6910.890.614.302.152.00--1.38
37Johnny Kucab+5832-MLB015.262500013251.16437305201710 01.6411.220.883.512.981.18--0.69
20Bobo Newsom+5744-MLB333.59145103147.23819192232220 01.287.170.384.344.151.05--0.85
34Ed Wright+-33-MLB216.532400011141.1553630620910 01.8111.981.314.351.962.22--1.14
38Charlie Bishop+-28-MLB226.4665101030.22924222241710 01.738.510.597.044.991.41--0.79
26Morrie Martin+-29-MLB026.3955000025.13219181151310 01.8611.370.365.334.621.15--1.03
37Marion Fricano+-28-MLB101.802000105.051101000 01.209.000.001.800.00----2.00
21Walt Kellner+-23-MLB006.751000114.043303200 01.759.000.006.754.501.50--1.00
18Tex Hoyle+-30-MLB0027.003000102.197721100 04.2934.717.713.863.861.00----
36Len Matarazzo+-23-MLB000.001000101.010001000 02.009.000.009.000.00----0.50
Totals: (33 players)79754.15154154731181161,38414027236398952656221--21.449.110.733.423.650.94-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe AstrothC1024363649.9920.00 
Ray MurrayC421753513.9950.00 
Joe TiptonC23801611.9900.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ferris Fain1B144124515022124.9840.00 
Billy Hitchcock1B13971328.9820.00 
Tom Hamilton1B5110011.0000.00 
Allie Clark1B240001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Skeeter Kell2B681431691235.9630.00 
Cass Michaels2B55151133230.9930.00 
Pete Suder2B43104109232.9910.00 
Sherry Robertson2B8111212.9580.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Billy Hitchcock3B1041052222026.9420.00 
Hank Majeski3B34338739.9760.00 
Pete Suder3B16133142.9170.00 
Hal Bevan3B659001.0000.00 
Dave Philley3B233001.0000.00 
Sherry Robertson3B20000.0000.00 
Jack Littrell3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie JoostSS1462784312881.9620.00 
Pete SuderSS17193926.9670.00 
Jack LittrellSS202011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave PhilleyOF1494421343.9910.00 
Gus ZernialOF141302690.9720.00 
Elmer ValoOF121223791.9620.00 
Allie ClarkOF4878210.9880.00 
Kite ThomasOF2944120.9570.00 
Sherry RobertsonOF715010.9370.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob HooperP43144223215.9823.37 
Harry ByrdP37228263245.9352.29 
Alex KellnerP342311728041.0001.75 
Bobby ShantzP332792949031.0002.51 
Carl ScheibP30158192623.9572.56 
Johnny KucabP25513921.8572.11 
Ed WrightP244116011.0001.53 
Dick FowlerP1858514001.0002.94 
Sam ZoldakP1675622021.0003.36 
Bobo NewsomP1447210011.0002.29 
Charlie BishopP6303710.9092.98 
Morrie MartinP52503001.0001.08 
Tex HoyleP3201001.0004.29 
Marion FricanoP2501001.0001.80 
Walt KellnerP140000.0000.00 
Len MatarazzoP110000.0000.00 


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