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1954 Philadelphia AthleticsAmerican League (MLB)
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Lee Wheat played for the 1954 Philadelphia Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
Location
Record51-103 (8th)League RankthMLB Rankth
BallparkConnie Mack Stadium
ManagerEddie JoostGeneral Manager
CoachesChief Bender (Assistant Coach), Ben Galante (Assistant Coach), Rollie Hemsley (Assistant Coach), Wally Moses (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance304,666 (Rank: 16th)
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1954 Statistics -- 1954 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1954 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
2Joe DeMaestrissR2514653949124163840142063337010.230.258.315.57317027572.244.085.117.2633.511.03.21.467.421.8    
6Spook Jacobs2bR2813250863131111026173602206105.258.336.283.61914412575.269.025.171.29810.43.80.40.00.09.2    
15Jim Finigan3bR2513648757147256751286466063017.302.381.421.80220538560.336.119.238.37011.411.81.01.369.625.9    
5Vic PowerofR2612746236118175838211919202016.255.287.366.65316930485.252.111.154.2973.93.91.01.757.825.4    
8Bill RennaofR291234225298154135313416034407.232.302.379.68116032474.241.147.239.3138.712.71.52.732.532.7    
19Gus ZernialofR3197336428482146200306040308.250.316.411.72713824373.264.161.250.3328.016.12.03.824.028.6    
40Bill WilsonofR25943234377101153312395980104.238.334.415.74913426371.248.177.294.34610.515.91.54.021.533.8    
14,48Lou Limmer1bL291153164173103143223353702306.231.305.415.72013127356.220.184.291.3279.810.41.13.922.637.0    
4Don Bollweg1bL33103268356015352410353330104.224.319.358.6779623307.238.134.269.31611.410.80.91.653.638.3    
9Joe AstrothcR317722622508112300211932002.221.296.279.5756310252.238.058.150.2758.37.50.90.4226.020.0    
10Elmer ValoofL3395224284811613321511803302.214.356.330.6867418281.226.116.348.32818.26.40.40.4224.037.5    
12Pete Suder2b-3bR38692058411110160071602106.200.225.263.4885412215.216.063.098.2253.37.42.30.00.029.3    
11Billy ShantzcR265116413429311700172300005.256.326.366.6926013181.293.110.213.3219.412.71.40.6164.031.0    
18Jim RobertsoncR2663147927800800232512002.184.298.238.536358173.221.054.211.26613.314.51.10.00.029.6    
25Arnie PortocarreropR2234753801120053007000.107.163.173.33613287.159.066.133.1625.834.56.01.275.025.0
1949-   UDFA-PHA
 
20Joe TaylorofR2818585131118012900002.224.250.328.57819360.250.104.121.2633.315.04.51.758.023.1    
22Alex KellnerpR2927552102006002805101.182.207.218.42512263.208.036.073.1983.212.74.00.00.020.0    
16Ed McGheeofR2921535112029014800100.208.259.358.61719458.205.150.208.2806.913.82.03.526.536.4    
1Eddie Joostss-3bR381947717301901101000004.362.474.489.96323457.444.127.319.44417.517.51.01.847.023.5    
23Bob TricepR27204261230150031010000.286.348.429.77718446.355.143.214.3566.521.73.32.242.033.3    
37Marion FricanopR3042413400000111206001.098.119.098.2174048.138.000.000.1052.125.012.00.00.00.0    
32Johnny GraypR2619340100000011501000.029.057.029.0861036.053.000.029.0472.841.715.00.00.00.0    
38Charlie BishoppR3022331410000001501000.121.121.152.2735134.222.031.030.1240.044.10.00.00.025.0    
3Jack LittrellssR25930792013106300002.300.417.467.88414336.308.167.400.40716.78.30.52.830.033.3    
24Sonny DixonpB293828272002002900000.250.300.321.6219230.368.071.143.2906.730.04.50.00.028.6    
26Al SimapR322920010002000702000.050.050.050.1001022.077.000.000.0460.031.80.00.00.00.0    
33Moe BurtschypR324617020001001400001.118.167.118.2852018.154.000.059.1435.622.24.00.00.00.0    
26Morrie MartinpL311317041000000401000.235.235.294.5295118.308.059.059.2400.022.20.00.00.025.0    
40Lee WheatpR2488010000000500001.125.125.125.250108.333.000.000.1160.062.50.00.00.00.0    
20,34Art DitmarpR25148010000002401000.125.300.125.4251011.250.000.250.23718.236.42.00.00.00.0    
42Ozzie Van BrabantpR2795110000002200000.200.429.200.629107.333.000.400.33928.628.61.00.00.00.0    
30Bobby ShantzpR2873210000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.3080.00.00.00.00.00.0    
17Bill OsterpL2183010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.3080.033.30.00.00.00.0
1954-   UDFA-PHA
 
49Dutch RombergerpR27102000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.24133.333.31.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (34 players)15452065421228191419450330295046772854310106.236.305.342.64717833265823.254.342.204.0008.711.61.31.655.426.6 

1954 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
25Arnie PortocarreroR22STMLB9184.063433116100248.0233124112251141329001.408.460.914.144.791.164.50.3334.02
1949-   UDFA-PHA
 
22Alex KellnerL29STMLB6175.39272708100173.22041181041688694001.6910.570.834.563.580.786.12.2614.32    
37Marion FricanoR30S/RMLB5115.1637201740101151.216398871764433101.509.671.013.802.550.675.82.3134.55    
23Bob TriceR27STMLB785.60191818110119.014686741448221101.6311.041.063.631.660.466.50.4674.77    
24Sonny DixonR29RelMLB574.863863210234107.11366358827421101.5211.400.672.263.521.565.28.4173.34    
32Johnny GrayR26STMLB3126.51181625010105.011183761091514001.929.510.867.804.370.567.11.2005.26    
38Charlie BishopR30S/RMLB464.4120128404196.09849471050340001.549.190.944.693.190.684.59.4004.61    
33Moe BurtschyR32RelMLB543.80460460030494.2804540753547001.417.610.675.045.131.024.28.5563.90    
26Al SimaL32S/RMLB255.22297221011279.11015146932362001.6811.461.023.634.081.135.79.2864.18    
26Morrie MartinL31S/RMLB245.471367203052.2573232919240001.469.741.543.254.101.265.47.3334.79    
20,34Art DitmarR25S/RMLB146.411459008039.1503528436143002.2011.440.928.243.200.398.01.2005.75    
40Lee WheatR24RelMLB025.72817005028.13818181970101.6712.070.322.862.220.785.72.0003.32    
42Ozzie Van BrabantR27S/RMLB027.09927002026.2352321318102102.0211.811.016.073.370.567.76.0005.14    
49Dutch RombergerR27RelMLB1111.4910010002015.228202031260002.6316.091.726.893.450.5011.49.5006.42    
17Bill OsterL21RelMLB016.32817004015.219151121251002.0410.911.156.892.870.428.62.0005.72
1954-   UDFA-PHA
 
30Bobby ShantzL28S/RMLB107.8821100008.012772330001.8813.502.253.383.381.007.881.0006.02    
17Bill UptonR25RelMLB001.8020200215.06111122001.4010.801.801.803.602.001.80.0004.80    
24Carl ScheibR27STMLB0122.5011000002.05550110003.0022.500.004.504.501.0022.50.0002.90    
43Hal RaetherR21RelMLB004.5010100102.01110400102.504.500.0018.000.000.004.50.0008.40    
49Dick RozekL27RelMLB006.7520200001.10110301002.730.000.0020.250.000.006.75.0009.15    
Pitching Totals: (20 players)511035.18156156182493107131372152387578914168555540601.619.990.924.493.640.815.74.331  

1954 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PMoe Burtschy32MLBp46-947153225.8800.480.23---46100.029.9Fielding by Day
PSonny Dixon29MLBp38-10710301141.9761.050.37---38100.024.7Fielding by Day
PMarion Fricano30MLBp37-1519203232.9060.780.19---4288.124.0Fielding by Day
PArnie Portocarrero22MLBp34-24815224041.9021.090.15---34100.022.1Fielding by Day
PAl Sima32MLBp29-791122015.8670.450.16---29100.018.8Fielding by Day
PAlex Kellner29MLBp27-17363202381.0001.410.22---27100.017.5Fielding by Day
PCharlie Bishop30MLBp20-966900151.0000.750.16---2290.913.0Fielding by Day
PBob Trice27MLBp19-11911213435.9141.680.27---2095.012.3Fielding by Day
PJohnny Gray26MLBp18-10511141226.9621.390.24---1994.711.7Fielding by Day
PArt Ditmar25MLBp14-39451110.9000.640.23---14100.09.1Fielding by Day
PMorrie Martin31MLBp13-52381112.9170.850.21---13100.08.4Fielding by Day
PDutch Romberger27MLBp10-15020021.0000.200.13---10100.06.5Fielding by Day
POzzie Van Brabant27MLBp9-26180091.0001.000.35---9100.05.8Fielding by Day
PBill Oster21MLBp8-15030031.0000.380.20---8100.05.2Fielding by Day
PLee Wheat24MLBp8-28330161.0000.750.21---8100.05.2Fielding by Day
PDick Rozek27MLBp2-1000000.000.00---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PBill Upton25MLBp2-5010011.0000.500.20---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PBobby Shantz28MLBp2-812104.7501.500.38---728.61.3Fielding by Day
PCarl Scheib27MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PHal Raether21MLBp1-2010111.0001.000.50---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CJoe Astroth31MLBc71--3003945343.9884.770.00--47792.246.1Fielding by Day
CBilly Shantz26MLBc51--1702851203.9753.880.00--551100.033.1Fielding by Day
CJim Robertson26MLBc50--2071866231.9744.500.00--36379.432.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BLou Limmer29MLB1b79--59756863661.9888.270.00---11568.751.3Fielding by Day
1BDon Bollweg33MLB1b71--530511355594.9788.180.00---10368.946.1Fielding by Day
1BVic Power26MLB1b21--15012217164.9887.710.00---12716.513.6Fielding by Day
1BGus Zernial31MLBof2--500051.0002.500.00---972.11.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BSpook Jacobs28MLB2b131--3473001798664.9744.940.00---13299.285.1Fielding by Day
2BPete Suder38MLB2b-3b35--7175623152.9614.170.00---6950.722.7Fielding by Day
2BEddie Joost38MLBss1--140151.0005.000.00---195.30.6Fielding by Day
2BJoe DeMaestri25MLBss1--010011.0001.000.00---1460.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BJim Finigan25MLB3b-2b136--1513052534481.9483.350.00---136100.088.3Fielding by Day
3BPete Suder38MLB2b-3b20--26592287.9774.250.00---6929.013.0Fielding by Day
3BEddie Joost38MLBss5--41101151.0003.000.00---1926.33.2Fielding by Day
3BJoe DeMaestri25MLBss1--010011.0001.000.00---1460.70.6Fielding by Day
3BVic Power26MLB1b1--010011.0001.000.00---1270.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSJoe DeMaestri25MLBss142--2854062590716.9654.870.00---14697.392.2Fielding by Day
SSJack Littrell25MLBss9--19221842.9764.560.00---9100.05.8Fielding by Day
SSEddie Joost38MLBss9--9171327.9632.890.00---1947.45.8Fielding by Day
SSPete Suder38MLB2b-3b2--30104.7501.500.00---692.91.3Fielding by Day
SSVic Power26MLB1b1--000000.000.00---1270.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFBill Renna29MLBof115--2261375246.9722.080.00---12393.574.7Fielding by Day
OFVic Power26MLB1b101--2561343273.9852.660.00---12779.565.6Fielding by Day
OFBill Wilson25MLBof91--270734280.9893.040.00---9496.859.1Fielding by Day
OFGus Zernial31MLBof90--180491193.9532.040.00---9792.858.4Fielding by Day
OFElmer Valo33MLBof62--135351143.9652.230.00---9565.340.3Fielding by Day
OFJoe Taylor28MLBof16--3212035.9432.060.00---1888.910.4Fielding by Day
OFEd McGhee29MLBof13--4203045.9333.230.00---2161.98.4Fielding by Day

1954 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Chief BenderAssistant Coach1884-05-05 70Carlisle,Pennsylvania MLB1903-19251903-1925   P
Ben GalanteAssistant Coach -- --   COACH
Rollie HemsleyAssistant Coach1907-06-24 47Syracuse,Ohio MLB1928-19471928-1947   C
Eddie JoostManager1916-06-05 38San Francisco,California MLB1936-19551936-1955   SS
Wally MosesAssistant Coach1910-08-10 43Uvalda,Georgia MLB1935-19511935-1951   OF