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1954 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  51-103   .331
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Eddie Joost
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Connie Mack Stadium
Attendance:  304,666
Playoffs: Season in progress

Philadelphia Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Pete Suder (38)
Youngest Player:  Bill Oster (21)
Longest Tenure:  Elmer Valo (13)
Top Hitter:  Jim Finigan (20)
Top Pitcher:  Arnie Portocarrero (13)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  53.94%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Cleveland11143.721--
NY Yankees10351.6698.0
Chi White Sox9460.61017.0
Boston6985.44842.0
Detroit6886.44243.0
Washington6688.42945.0
Baltimore54100.35157.0
Philadelphia51103.33160.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
2Joe DeMaestriss2925-MLB1465394912416384014206333710.230.258.3150170572439--.244
6Spook Jacobs2b2328-MLB1325086313111102617360220615.258.336.2830144575392--.269
15Jim Finigan3b-2b2025-MLB1364875714725675128646606317.302.381.4210205560374--.336
5Vic Power1b-26-MLB1274623611817583821191920216.255.287.3660169485363--.252
8Bill Rennaof5629-MLB123422529815413531341603447.232.302.3790160474342--.241
19Gus Zernialof3531-MLB9733642848214620030604038.250.316.4110138373263--.264
40Bill Wilsonof2725-MLB94323437710115331239598014.238.334.4150134371253--.248
14,48Lou Limmer1b6329-MLB115316417310314322335370236.231.305.4150131356257--.220
4Don Bollweg1b-33-MLB10326835601535241035333014.224.319.358096307213--.238
9Joe Astrothc-31-MLB772262250811230021193202.221.296.279063252180--.238
10Elmer Valoof-33-MLB9522428481161332151180332.214.356.330074281185--.226
12Pete Suder2b-3b-38-MLB69205841111016007160216.200.225.263054215173--.216
11Billy Shantzc-26-MLB511641342931170017230005.256.326.366060181127--.293
18Jim Robertsonc-26-MLB6314792780080023251202.184.298.238035173124--.221
25Arnie Portocarrerop-22-MLB3475380112005300700.107.162.1730138774--.159
20Joe Taylorof-28-MLB1858513111801290002.224.250.3280196048--.250
22Alex Kellnerp-29-MLB2755210200600280511.182.207.2180126352--.208
16Ed McGheeof7129-MLB2153511202901480010.208.259.3580195844--.205
1Eddie Joostss-38-MLB194771730190110100004.362.474.4890235735--.444
23Bob Tricep-27-MLB20426123015003101000.286.348.4290184630--.355
37Marion Fricanop-30-MLB4241340000011120601.098.119.098044845--.138
32Johnny Grayp-26-MLB1934010000001150100.029.057.029013634--.053
38Charlie Bishopp-30-MLB2233141000000150100.121.121.152053430--.222
3Jack Littrellss-25-MLB93079201310630002.300.417.4670143623--.308
24Sonny Dixonp-29-MLB382827200200290000.250.300.321093021--.368
26Al Simap-32-MLB292001000200070200.050.050.050012221--.077
33Moe Burtschyp-32-MLB461702000100140001.118.167.118021816--.154
26Morrie Martinp-31-MLB131704100000040100.235.235.294051814--.308
40Lee Wheatp-24-MLB8801000000050001.125.125.1250188--.333
20,34Art Ditmarp-25-MLB14801000000240100.125.300.12501118--.250
42Ozzie Van Brabantp-27-MLB9511000000220000.200.429.2000174--.333
30Bobby Shantzp-28-MLB7321000000000000.333.333.3330132--.333
17Bill Osterp-21-MLB8301000000010000.333.333.3330132--.500
49Dutch Rombergerp-27-MLB10200000000110000.000.333.0000032--.000
Totals: (34 players)15452065421228191419450330295046772805431106.236.305.342647178358234198----.254

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
25Arnie Portocarrero1322-MLB9184.06343316100248.023312411225114132901.408.460.914.144.790.86--0.51
22Alex Kellner3629-MLB6175.3927278100173.2204118104168869401.6810.570.834.563.581.28--0.91
37Marion Fricano4530-MLB5115.16372040101151.21639887176443311.509.671.013.802.551.49--0.83
23Bob Trice-27-MLB785.6019188110119.01468674144822111.6311.041.063.631.662.18--0.84
24Sonny Dixon3129-MLB574.8638610234107.1136635882742111.5211.400.672.263.520.64--0.90
32Johnny Gray5526-MLB3126.5118165010105.01118376109151401.929.510.867.804.371.78--1.24
38Charlie Bishop-30-MLB464.412012404196.0984947105034001.549.190.944.693.191.47--0.77
33Moe Burtschy3332-MLB543.804600030494.280454075354701.407.610.675.045.130.98--1.12
26Al Sima5632-MLB255.222971011279.1101514693236201.6811.461.023.634.080.89--1.03
26Morrie Martin3231-MLB245.47136203052.257323291924001.449.741.543.254.100.79--0.86
20,34Art Ditmar-25-MLB146.41145008039.150352843614302.1911.440.928.243.202.57--0.96
40Lee Wheat-24-MLB025.7281005028.1381818197011.6612.070.322.862.221.29--1.16
42Ozzie Van Brabant-27-MLB027.0992002026.235232131810211.9911.811.016.073.371.80--1.36
49Dutch Romberger-27-MLB1111.49100002015.22820203126002.5516.091.726.893.452.00--1.05
17Bill Oster-21-MLB016.3281004015.21915112125101.9810.911.156.892.872.40--0.83
30Bobby Shantz-28-MLB107.882100008.01277233001.8813.502.253.383.381.00--2.00
17Bill Upton-25-MLB001.802000215.0611112201.4010.801.801.803.600.50--0.30
24Carl Scheib-27-MLB0122.501100002.0555011003.0022.500.004.504.501.00--1.00
43Hal Raether-21-MLB004.501000102.0111040012.504.500.0018.000.00----3.00
49Dick Rozek-27-MLB006.752000001.1011030102.250.000.0020.250.00----0.33
Totals: (34 players)511035.18154154493105131,3711523875789946855554061.2610.000.934.503.641.23-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe AstrothC713003945.9880.00 
Billy ShantzC511702851.9750.00 
Jim RobertsonC502071866.9740.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lou Limmer1B7959756863.9880.00 
Don Bollweg1B71530511355.9780.00 
Vic Power1B2115012217.9880.00 
Gus Zernial1B250001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Spook Jacobs2B1313473001798.9740.00 
Pete Suder2B357175623.9610.00 
Joe DeMaestri2B101001.0000.00 
Eddie Joost2B114011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Finigan3B1361513052534.9480.00 
Pete Suder3B20265922.9770.00 
Eddie Joost3B5411011.0000.00 
Joe DeMaestri3B101001.0000.00 
Vic Power3B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe DeMaestriSS1422854062590.9650.00 
Eddie JoostSS991713.9630.00 
Jack LittrellSS9192218.9760.00 
Pete SuderSS23010.7500.00 
Vic PowerSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill RennaOF1152261375.9720.00 
Vic PowerOF1012561343.9850.00 
Bill WilsonOF91270734.9890.00 
Gus ZernialOF90180491.9530.00 
Elmer ValoOF62135351.9650.00 
Joe TaylorOF1632120.9430.00 
Ed McGheeOF1342030.9330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Moe BurtschyP469471532.8802.10 
Sonny DixonP38107103011.9763.36 
Marion FricanoP3715192032.9061.73 
Arnie PortocarreroP34248152240.9021.34 
Al SimaP297911220.8671.48 
Alex KellnerP27173632021.0001.97 
Charlie BishopP209669001.0001.41 
Bob TriceP19119112134.9142.42 
Johnny GrayP18105111412.9622.14 
Art DitmarP14394511.9002.07 
Morrie MartinP13523811.9171.90 
Dutch RombergerP101502001.0001.18 
Ozzie Van BrabantP92618001.0003.09 
Bill OsterP81503001.0001.78 
Lee WheatP82833011.0001.92 
Dick RozekP210000.0000.00 
Bobby ShantzP281210.7503.38 
Bill UptonP2501001.0001.80 
Hal RaetherP1201011.0004.50 
Carl ScheibP120000.0000.00 


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