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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: Season in progress

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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
17Dave Philleyof1932-MLB15158680154254771114593541729.263.000.3550208--
19Gus Zernialof2129-MLB14554976144151291005170871113.262.000.4520248--
1Eddie Joostss736-MLB1465409413226320755812294526.244.000.4150224--
8Ferris Fain1b1131-MLB1455388217643325935105261419.327.000.4290231--
11Billy Hitchcock3b-2b4735-MLB11940745100841561139454108.246.000.2920119--
10Elmer Valoof2331-MLB129388691092645471211101162410.281.000.4070158--
9Joe Astrothc-29-MLB1043372484721362225272618.249.000.291098--
12Pete Suder2b-3b5636-MLB74228225572120111617084.241.000.303069--
2Skeeter Kell2b5822-MLB75213244783017511418274.221.000.286061--
5Cass Michaels2b-ss4326-MLB55200225045118302311145.250.000.335067--
7Allie Clarkof-29-MLB711862351120729021019137.274.000.452084--
14Ray Murrayc-34-MLB4413614285011000913013.206.000.265036--
5Hank Majeski3b-35-MLB34117143022220011910127.256.000.359042--
6Kite Thomasof-29-MLB75116242961618012027104.250.000.474055--
30Bobby Shantzp4626-MLB349613194101202592130.198.000.260025--
22Alex Kellnerp-27-MLB3482617201100019042.207.000.268022--
24Carl Scheibp-25-MLB448241800071009014.220.000.220018--
38Harry Byrdp-27-MLB3775410200200321060.133.000.160012--
15Joe Tiptonc-30-MLB23686134038001510021.191.000.382026--
16Sherry Robertsonof-2b-33-MLB43608123005122115001.200.000.250015--
23Bob Hooperp-30-MLB434138102300110031.195.000.366015--
21Sam Zoldakp-33-MLB16231400010015011.174.000.17404--
3Hal Bevan3b-21-MLB8171600042001001.353.000.35306--
20Bobo Newsomp-44-MLB14150200010005012.133.000.13302--
25Dick Fowlerp-31-MLB18150000000113001.000.000.00000--
4Tom Hamilton1b-26-MLB9101210010011000.200.000.30003--
37Johnny Kucabp-32-MLB28101200000004000.200.000.20002--
26Morrie Martinp-29-MLB590100000002000.111.000.11101--
38Charlie Bishopp-28-MLB692100020014010.111.000.11101--
34Ed Wrightp-33-MLB2471110000002001.143.000.28602--
16Jack Littrellss-23-MLB420000000012000.000.000.00000--
21Walt Kellnerp-23-MLB110000000001000.000.000.00000--
37Marion Fricanop-28-MLB200000000000010.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
30Bobby Shantz226-MLB2472.48333327500279.223087772163152001.057.400.682.034.890.41--1.14
22Alex Kellner1427-MLB12144.36343314210231.12231241122186105301.348.680.823.354.090.82--0.91
38Harry Byrd1227-MLB15153.31372815372228.1244100841298116401.509.620.473.864.570.84--0.91
24Carl Scheib2425-MLB1174.39301981112158.01538277215042411.288.721.202.852.391.19--0.82
23Bob Hooper2230-MLB8155.18431440216144.115810083136840211.579.850.814.242.491.70--1.14
21Sam Zoldak-33-MLB064.061610202175.186413432512001.4710.270.362.991.432.08--1.01
25Dick Fowler-31-MLB126.44183108058.271434242814201.6910.890.614.302.152.00--1.38
37Johnny Kucab5832-MLB015.262500013251.164373052017101.6411.220.883.512.981.18--0.69
20Bobo Newsom5744-MLB333.59145103147.238191922322201.287.170.384.344.151.05--0.85
34Ed Wright-33-MLB216.532400011141.15536306209101.8111.981.314.351.962.22--1.14
38Charlie Bishop-28-MLB226.4665101030.229242222417101.738.510.597.044.991.41--0.79
26Morrie Martin-29-MLB026.3955000025.132191811513101.8611.370.365.334.621.15--1.03
37Marion Fricano-28-MLB101.802000105.0511010001.209.000.001.800.00----2.00
21Walt Kellner-23-MLB006.751000114.0433032001.759.000.006.754.501.50--1.00
18Tex Hoyle-30-MLB0027.003000102.1977211004.2934.717.713.863.861.00----
36Len Matarazzo-23-MLB000.001000101.0100010002.009.000.009.000.00----0.50
Totals: (33 players)79754.15154154731181161,3841402723639895265622121.449.110.733.423.650.94-- 

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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