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Thank you for your support!       Team Lineup Index Philadelphia/Kansas City Athletics
           
            1950-1959
               
Previous Decade PHI 1950 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
52 102 .338 8 670 7 913 7
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 76 8 7 Mike Guerra           R 37   78 252 71 10 2 25 26 16 1 .282 .325 .377 .702 5.5 4.21
1B 96 4 3 Ferris Fain a   L 29   151 522 147 25 10 83 83 133 8 .282 .430 .402 .832 17.3 16.69
2B 57 7 6 Billy Hitchcock   R 33   107 395 108 22 1 35 54 45 3 .273 .348 .362 .710 5.9 4.17
3B 60 6 6 Bob Dillinger   R 31   84 356 110 21 3 55 41 31 5 .309 .366 .444 .810 8.3 7.06
SS 76 5 5 Eddie Joost   R 34   131 476 111 12 18 79 58 103 5 .233 .373 .384 .757 13.5 11.68
LF 67 9 8 Paul Lehner   L 29   80 335 104 13 7 38 41 25 1 .310 .358 .436 .794 7.7 6.81
CF 63 6 6 Sam Chapman   R 34   140 553 139 20 23 93 95 68 3 .251 .338 .434 .772 12.6 9.59
RF 94 5 5 Elmer Valo           L 29   85 321 90 12 7 45 33 59 9 .280 .400 .408 .808 9.4 9.07
Top 5 reserves  
RF 10 Wally Moses           L 39   51 218 58 13 2 39 17 33 0 .266 .368 .390 .758 4.6 4.01
C 9 Joe Tipton   R 28   59 184 49 5 6 15 20 19 0 .266 .335 .402 .737 4.7 3.82
LF 12 Elmer Valo   L 29   33 125 35 4 3 17 13 23 3 .280 .400 .400 .800 3.6 3.39
C 13 Joe Astroth   R 27   38 110 36 3 1 11 18 18 0 .327 .422 .400 .822 3.4 2.93
2B   10   Pete Suder           R 34   47 162 40 7 5 22 23 15 1 .247 .311 .383 .694 2.6 1.84
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 54 20   Lou Brissie         L 26   31 15 2 7 18 225.33 216 110 89 .273 4.15 11.2 9.68
SP 32 Alex Kellner   L 25   29 15 0 8 19 212.67 232 106 80 .237 5.33 5.6 3.54
SP T25 Bobby Shantz   L 24   23 6 1 6 13 155.67 182 59 72 .299 4.74 6.7 5.20
SP   35   Hank Wyse         R 32   23 4 0 8 10 136.00 156 64 27 .123 5.63 3.4 1.88
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 186 3   Bob Hooper         R 28   25 7 4 5   52.33 49 24 24 .329 3.61 7.6 8.19
CL 6 Lou Brissie   L 26   15 0 1 8 20.67 21 7 12 .429 2.61 4.1 4.19
MR - T12 Carl Scheib   R 23   35 1 4 3 77.33 93 49 29 .204 5.59 0.0 0.00
MR    
MR                                                
PHI 1951
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
70 84 .455 6 736 3 745 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 88 6 5 Joe Tipton           R 29   72 213 51 9 3 23 20 51 1 .239 .389 .324 .713 8.1 7.88
1B 109 2 2 Ferris Fain 6 A   L 30   108 386 133 27 5 57 52 73 0 .345 .452 .469 .921 17.3 20.68
2B 54 12 8 Pete Suder   R 35   103 365 90 15 1 38 35 25 4 .247 .297 .301 .598 4.1 2.32
3B 76 8 6 Hank Majeski   R 34   88 323 92 19 5 41 42 35 1 .285 .358 .415 .773 9.4 8.23
SS 152 1 1 Eddie Joost 14   R 35   140 553 160 28 19 107 78 106 10 .289 .409 .461 .870 24.6 29.29
LF 94 2 2 Gus Zernial 20   R 28   138 552 151 30 33 90 125 61 2 .274 .350 .525 .875 19.6 20.09
CF 88 6 6 Dave Philley   B 31   116 445 117 17 7 68 56 60 9 .263 .354 .380 .734 11.9 10.37
RF 100 2 2 Elmer Valo           L 30   95 357 108 22 6 60 44 60 9 .303 .411 .448 .859 13.3 14.78
Top 5 reserves  
3B 10 Billy Hitchcock           R 34   45 145 44 7 1 18 23 14 1 .303 .369 .414 .783 4.7 4.08
CF 10 Elmer Valo   L 30   22 83 25 5 1 14 10 14 2 .301 .408 .422 .830 3.3 3.48
C 12 Joe Astroth   R 28   57 187 46 10 2 30 19 18 0 .246 .312 .353 .665 3.9 2.96
2B 11 Billy Hitchcock   R 34   23 74 23 3 0 9 12 7 1 .311 .378 .378 .756 2.6 2.47
RF   15   Allie Clark           R 28   30 115 29 7 3 14 16 11 1 .252 .323 .409 .732 2.4 1.99
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 80 28   Alex Kellner         L 26   29 11 1 11 13 198.00 207 89 86 .291 4.59 6.7 4.61
SP 10 Bobby Shantz 21   a L 25   25 13 3 15 10 179.33 192 61 61 .241 3.71 14.8 16.31
SP 24 Bob Hooper   R 29   23 9 0 11 9 160.67 170 50 53 .241 4.48 6.5 4.95
SP   36   Dick Fowler         R 30   22 4 0 5 11 125.00 141 72 29 .136 5.54 1.7 0.68
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 141 5   Carl Scheib         R 24   35 1 3 10   80.00 59 36 25 .263 2.59 7.7 6.81
CL 6 Bob Hooper   R 29   15 1 1 5 28.33 22 11 11 .333 3.49 4.9 5.28
MR 116 6 Johnny Kucab   R R 31   29 4 2 4 73.00 71 20 22 .242 3.95 5.0 4.91
MR 4 Morrie Martin   R L 28   22 5 0 0 56.00 48 24 15 .208 3.38 4.9 5.47
MR                                                
PHI 1952
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
79 75 .513 4 664 4 723 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 78 7 6 Joe Astroth           R 29   102 337 84 7 1 24 36 25 2 .249 .305 .291 .596 6.5 4.88
1B 141 1 1 Ferris Fain 6 a   L 31   144 538 176 43 2 82 59 105 3 .327 .438 .429 .867 27.7 32.46
2B 61 13 8 Skeeter Kell R   R 22   68 213 47 8 0 24 17 14 5 .221 .275 .286 .561 2.2 1.15
3B 58 7 7 Billy Hitchcock   R 35   104 362 89 7 1 40 50 35 1 .246 .319 .296 .615 6.4 4.49
SS 167 1 1 Eddie Joost 15 a   R 36   146 540 132 26 20 94 75 122 5 .244 .388 .415 .803 26.3 32.76
LF 122 3 3 Gus Zernial   R 29   141 549 144 15 29 76 100 70 5 .262 .347 .452 .799 20.8 23.76
CF 82 4 4 Dave Philley   B 32   149 578 152 25 7 79 70 58 11 .263 .334 .356 .690 15.0 12.22
RF 118 3 3 Elmer Valo           L 31   108 346 97 23 4 62 42 90 11 .280 .432 .405 .837 17.3 19.50
Top 5 reserves  
2B 7 Cass Michaels           R 26   55 200 50 4 1 22 18 23 3 .250 .330 .335 .665 5.8 5.45
C 5 Joe Tipton   R 30   23 68 13 4 3 6 8 15 0 .191 .337 .382 .719 3.2 3.54
3B 8 Hank Majeski   R 35   34 117 30 2 2 14 20 19 0 .256 .365 .359 .724 3.5 3.17
RF 10 Allie Clark   R 29   39 145 40 9 5 18 23 8 0 .276 .318 .441 .759 3.6 3.08
C   11   Ray Murray           R 34   42 136 28 5 1 14 10 9 0 .206 .255 .265 .520 3.0 2.38
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 132 1   Bobby Shantz 1   a   L 26   33 27 5 24 7 279.67 230 63 152 .519 2.48 32.7 45.36
SP 22 Alex Kellner   L 27   33 14 2 12 14 230.33 223 85 104 .338 4.38 9.0 6.55
SP 12 Harry Byrd   R-1 R 27   28 15 3 14 13 210.67 223 89 107 .343 3.33 14.8 15.00
SP   19   Carl Scheib         R 25   19 8 1 9 4 130.67 120 39 37 .233 4.20 8.8 8.34
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 29 12   Bob Hooper         R 30   29 6 4 6   51.33 52 28 15 .188 5.44 2.4 1.40
CL    
MR 5 15 Johnny Kucab   R 32   25 0 1 2 51.33 64 20 17 .202 5.26 0.2 0.06
MR 16 Ed Wright   R 33   24 2 1 1 41.33 55 20 9 .120 6.53 0.0 0.00
MR                                                
PHI 1953
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
59 95 .383 7 632 7 799 7
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 111 5 5 Joe Astroth           R 30   79 260 77 15 3 28 24 27 1 .296 .367 .404 .771 9.6 9.60
1B 71 5 5 Eddie Robinson a   L 32   155 615 152 28 22 64 102 63 1 .247 .322 .413 .735 11.7 9.40
2B 72 7 7 Cass Michaels   R 27   110 411 103 10 12 53 42 51 7 .251 .335 .363 .698 8.8 7.28
3B 42 11 7 Loren Babe R   L 25   93 339 76 16 0 34 20 35 0 .224 .301 .283 .584 4.1 2.06
SS 70 10 8 Joe DeMaestri   R 24   108 420 107 17 6 53 35 24 0 .255 .297 .352 .649 4.8 3.02
LF 106 3 3 Gus Zernial 18 A   R 30   141 556 158 21 42 85 108 57 4 .284 .355 .559 .914 20.6 23.12
CF 57 9 8 Ed McGhee R   R 28   97 351 92 11 1 35 28 31 4 .262 .327 .325 .652 6.1 4.06
RF 75 5 5 Dave Philley 19         B 33   129 497 151 24 7 64 47 41 10 .304 .359 .423 .782 11.8 10.84
Top 5 reserves  
C 6 Ray Murray           R 35   78 268 76 14 6 25 41 18 0 .284 .331 .425 .756 9.0 8.77
SS 9 Eddie Joost   R 37   51 177 44 6 6 39 15 45 3 .249 .401 .384 .785 6.3 6.60
CF 10 Dave Philley 19   B 33   31 119 36 6 2 15 11 10 3 .303 .357 .437 .794 3.2 2.73
3B 10 Pete Suder   R 37   72 279 80 7 2 27 22 10 2 .287 .311 .348 .659 4.4 2.72
2B   11   Pete Suder           R 37   38 147 42 4 1 14 11 6 1 .286 .314 .347 .661 2.7 2.11
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 84 35   Harry Byrd         R 28   37 11 2 11 19 233.67 267 114 121 .318 5.28 2.6 1.00
SP 9 Alex Kellner   L 28   25 14 2 11 12 201.67 210 51 81 .310 3.93 14.6 16.15
SP 11 Marion Fricano   R R 29   23 10 0 8 12 180.00 169 76 55 .224 3.75 12.9 13.99
SP   T37   Charlie Bishop       R R 29   20 1 1 1 13 113.33 132 55 44 .235 6.19 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 89 4   Morrie Martin         L 30   47 8 5 7   102.67 94 37 47 .359 3.33 10.3 9.82
CL    
MR 97 13 Frank Fanovich   R L 31   23 0 1 0 50.67 48 27 30 .400 4.44 0.8 0.40
MR 3 Carl Scheib   R 26   20 1 3 2 53.67 51 18 13 .188 4.02 3.9 4.51
MR                                                
PHI 1954
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
51 103 .331 8 542 7 875 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 56 12 8 Joe Astroth           R 31   71 220 48 8 1 22 20 21 0 .218 .295 .277 .572 3.7 2.42
1B 74 10 7 Lou Limmer   L 29   79 286 66 15 13 40 30 29 2 .231 .300 .434 .734 7.0 5.99
2B 67 4 4 Spook Jacobs R   R 28   131 508 131 11 0 63 26 60 17 .258 .336 .283 .619 10.7 8.22
3B 104 3 3 Jim Finigan T12 a R-2   R 25   136 486 147 25 7 57 51 64 2 .302 .382 .422 .804 20.6 21.44
SS 37 8 7 Joe DeMaestri     R 25   142 533 122 16 8 49 37 20 1 .229 .258 .315 .573 5.1 3.08
LF 69 8 6 Gus Zernial   R 31   90 328 82 8 13 42 59 28 0 .250 .314 .405 .719 8.4 7.29
CF 76 6 6 Bill Wilson R   R 25   91 320 77 10 15 43 33 40 1 .241 .339 .419 .758 11.4 10.46
RF 80 7 6 Bill Renna     R     R 29   114 408 94 14 13 50 53 38 1 .230 .298 .380 .678 8.0 6.41
Top 5 reserves  
1B 12 Don Bollweg           L 33   71 239 54 13 5 34 20 31 1 .226 .321 .360 .681 5.6 4.52
C 10 Billy Shantz R   R 26   51 164 42 9 1 13 17 17 0 .256 .326 .366 .692 4.4 3.71
RF 10 Elmer Valo   L 33   30 95 23 7 1 14 15 21 1 .242 .376 .389 .765 3.2 3.17
LF 12 Elmer Valo   L 33   34 108 25 4 0 11 15 20 1 .231 .352 .343 .695 3.2 2.79
CF   10   Vic Power     R     R 26   56 217 52 9 5 18 24 9 0 .240 .269 .359 .628 3.1 1.89
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 36 17   Arnie Portocarrero       R R 22   33 16 1 9 18 246.67 231 111 131 .383 4.01 12.4 11.17
SP 37 Alex Kellner   L 29   27 8 1 6 17 173.67 204 88 69 .236 5.39 3.3 1.69
SP T41 Marion Fricano   R 30   20 4 0 4 11 108.67 122 40 31 .191 6.13 0.0 0.00
SP   39   Bob Trice       R R 27   18 8 1 7 7 118.67 144 48 22 .115 5.54 2.6 1.45
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 154 2 Moe Burtschy   R R 32   46 5 4 4 94.67 80 53 54 .406 3.80 6.8 7.01
MR 4 Sonny Dixon   R 29   32 3 4 4 73.33 88 18 31 .292 4.42 3.0 2.30
MR   11   Al Sima         L 32   22 1 1 2   42.67 53 17 20 .286 5.27 0.8 0.32
KC 1955
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
63 91 .409 6 638 6 911 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 73 7 6 Joe Astroth           R 32   100 272 68 4 5 28 22 47 2 .250 .371 .327 .698 9.3 8.43
1B 136 1 1 Vic Power 9 a   R 27   144 593 189 34 19 92 75 34 1 .319 .353 .506 .859 25.4 30.46
2B 70 7 7 Jim Finigan A(3B)   R 26   90 324 76 15 2 38 36 36 1 .235 .315 .324 .639 7.6 6.33
3B 118 5 4 Hector Lopez R   R 25   93 352 109 12 15 40 63 21 1 .310 .350 .483 .833 12.7 13.21
SS 36 9 8 Joe DeMaestri   R 26   122 456 113 14 6 42 36 20 3 .248 .283 .322 .605 4.3 2.67
LF 114 5 4 Gus Zernial   R 32   103 396 103 9 29 61 80 30 1 .260 .312 .518 .830 12.0 12.18
CF 84 5 5 Harry Simpson   L 29   91 340 104 15 5 40 49 30 2 .306 .364 .435 .799 11.9 11.05
RF 95 5 5 Enos Slaughter           L 39   77 235 71 8 4 43 19 29 2 .302 .381 .421 .802 9.7 9.20
Top 5 reserves  
LF 4 Elmer Valo 22         L 34   46 162 55 7 3 32 18 21 3 .340 .413 .475 .888 9.5 12.84
RF 6 Elmer Valo 22   L 34   23 79 33 7 0 14 9 20 2 .418 .535 .506 1.041 6.4 9.02
3B 9 Jim Finigan A   R 26   59 219 62 15 7 34 32 25 0 .283 .358 .475 .833 6.6 6.22
CF 11 Bill Wilson   R 26   58 212 51 10 12 27 28 17 1 .241 .300 .458 .758 4.3 3.00
2B   9   Hector Lopez     R     R 25   36 127 28 1 0 10 5 11 0 .220 .283 .228 .511 2.8 2.24
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 37 18   Alex Kellner         L 30   24 6 3 11 7 148.67 145 57 64 .317 4.12 9.5 8.80
SP T38 Art Ditmar   R R 26   22 7 1 9 10 148.33 155 78 65 .279 5.46 0.0 0.00
SP 30 Arnie Portocarrero   R 23   20 4 1 5 9 102.67 102 61 31 .190 4.73 3.9 2.53
SP   37   Bobby Shantz         L 29   17 4 1 3 10 108.00 111 59 50 .294 4.92 0.5 0.13
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 80 4   Tom Gorman         R 30   57 7 6 18   109.00 98 36 46 .343 3.55 11.6 11.30
CL    
MR 96 5 Bill Harrington   R R 27   33 3 2 2 73.33 62 40 26 .255 3.68 4.3 4.26
MR 13 Johnny Sain   R 37   25 2 5 1 44.67 54 10 12 .188 5.44 1.3 0.76
MR                                                
KC 1956
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
52 102 .338 8 619 7 831 7
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 61 11 7 Tim Thompson     R     L 32   68 241 67 13 1 20 27 16 1 .278 .327 .361 .688 4.8 3.66
1B 61 8 7 Vic Power T27 a   R 28   76 309 95 13 8 42 42 15 1 .307 .340 .440 .780 7.5 6.81
2B 66 8 7 Vic Power T27 a(1B)   R 28   47 191 61 6 6 32 19 6 0 .319 .340 .466 .806 6.0 6.55
3B 75 6 5 Hector Lopez   R 26   121 453 124 23 11 70 43 47 3 .274 .343 .406 .749 10.7 9.44
SS 55 8 7 Joe DeMaestri   R 27   132 427 99 16 6 40 38 25 3 .232 .277 .316 .593 5.8 3.67
LF 71 8 7 Gus Zernial   R 33   69 236 57 11 15 38 38 30 2 .242 .335 .479 .814 6.0 4.95
CF 71 7 7 Al Pilarcik R   L 25   64 227 57 10 4 28 21 30 9 .251 .337 .348 .685 5.1 3.49
RF 78 7 6 Harry Simpson 11 a       L 30   92 340 110 15 13 51 66 36 1 .324 .388 .529 .917 10.7 10.08
Top 5 reserves  
LF 7 Lou Skizas     R     R 24   57 231 73 8 10 32 31 9 1 .316 .340 .506 .846 6.0 5.44
C 7 Hal Smith   R 25   37 134 37 8 2 14 24 3 1 .276 .286 .410 .696 3.4 2.96
RF 10 Enos Slaughter   L 40   37 128 38 9 2 20 11 12 1 .297 .355 .445 .800 3.3 2.71
CF 8 Hector Lopez   R 26   20 70 18 2 7 16 20 12 1 .257 .357 .586 .943 2.6 2.27
C   17   Joe Ginsberg           L 29   57 182 45 8 1 16 11 21 1 .247 .322 .319 .641 2.9 1.87
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 26 23   Art Ditmar         R 27   34 14 2 9 21 225.67 235 92 110 .336 4.55 8.3 5.69
SP T29 Lou Kretlow R 35   20 3 0 4 9 111.67 112 72 59 .321 5.48 0.0 0.00
SP 26 Alex Kellner L 31   17 5 0 6 4 86.67 101 32 42 .316 4.57 3.7 2.40
SP   T29   Troy Herriage       R R 25   16 1 0 1 12 81.00 102 48 49 .327 6.44 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 104 4   Bobby Shantz         L 30   43 1 6 9   88.00 84 37 64 .529 4.50 5.9 5.17
CL    
MR 108 10 Jack Crimian R R 30   47 3 3 3 85.67 90 36 46 .365 5.36 3.6 2.27
MR 4 Tom Gorman R 31   39 6 3 3 90.33 84 38 30 .246 3.79 7.0 6.73
MR                                                
KC 1957
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
59 94 .386 7 563 8 710 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 86 4 4 Hal Smith           R 26   103 327 102 24 12 39 40 14 2 .312 .339 .495 .834 11.5 11.70
1B 75 7 6 Vic Power 21   R 29   113 392 103 13 12 42 39 17 3 .263 .296 .388 .684 7.4 5.54
2B 51 15 8 Billy Hunter   R 29   64 194 40 4 5 27 19 15 0 .206 .274 .335 .609 2.2 1.17
3B 108 3 3 Hector Lopez   R 27   111 363 105 18 11 49 32 35 1 .289 .347 .452 .799 12.7 13.46
SS 66 6 6 Joe DeMaestri a   R 28   134 459 113 14 9 44 33 22 6 .246 .281 .362 .643 8.6 6.73
LF 50 7 7 Gus Zernial   R 34   113 416 98 20 26 55 64 32 1 .236 .289 .476 .765 9.7 7.46
CF 95 4 4 Woodie Held T19 R   R 25   92 325 78 14 20 48 50 37 4 .240 .322 .486 .808 13.1 11.86
RF 75 9 8 Lou Skizas           R 25   69 226 52 8 11 21 24 13 2 .230 .276 .420 .696 4.7 3.65
Top 5 reserves  
1B 6 Harry Simpson           L 31   27 101 34 6 5 17 14 5 0 .325 .363 .568 .931 4.0 4.49
2B 8 Billy Martin   R 29   52 189 52 7 7 23 17 8 5 .275 .312 .455 .767 4.2 3.41
3B 13 Lou Skizas   R 25   32 96 26 2 6 11 12 10 3 .271 .336 .479 .815 3.0 2.87
CF 11 Bob Cerv   R 31   34 104 38 6 4 11 14 3 0 .365 .380 .577 .957 3.4 2.58
C   16   Tim Thompson           L 33   62 188 37 9 5 23 16 18 0 .197 .267 .324 .591 2.9 1.90
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 32 23   Ned Garver         R 31   23 6 1 6 13 144.00 118 52 62 .365 3.81 7.2 6.03
SP T36 Alex Kellner L 32   21 3 0 6 5 120.67 137 33 62 .365 4.70 0.0 0.00
SP 22 Ralph Terry R R 21   19 3 1 4 10 127.00 114 46 79 .494 3.26 6.6 5.83
SP   T36   Arnie Portocarrero         R 25   17 1 0 2 9 80.33 86 29 27 .235 5.38 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 96 6   Virgil Trucks         R 40   41 8 3 7 4 70.00 67 36 36 .350 3.09 7.5 6.95
CL    
MR 162 6 Wally Burnette R 28   29 5 6 1 1 71.33 68 25 31 .333 2.52 6.0 6.08
MR 8 Tom Morgan R 27   33 6 2 7 2 55.67 70 20 12 .133 4.69 5.5 5.00
MR   9   Tom Gorman         R 32   26 1 5 3 1 53.67 53 15 34 .500 3.52 4.6 4.30
KC 1958
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
73 81 .474 7 642 5 713 7
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 85 8 7 Harry Chiti           R 25   83 269 72 11 8 29 40 16 2 .268 .311 .420 .731 9.7 9.41
1B 95 4 8 Vic Power 15 G   R 30   50 201 62 13 4 35 27 7 1 .308 .332 .473 .805 6.5 7.12
2B 83 5 5 Hector Lopez   R 28   96 347 91 19 14 52 52 29 2 .262 .319 .461 .780 10.6 10.36
3B 102 9 6 Hector Lopez   R 28   55 210 53 9 3 32 21 19 0 .252 .309 .338 .647 4.9 4.60
SS 64 6 6 Joe DeMaestri   R 29   137 440 96 11 6 32 38 16 1 .218 .246 .289 .535 5.9 4.30
LF 130 1 1 Bob Cerv 4 A   R 32   136 509 155 20 37 92 100 48 3 .305 .369 .589 .958 27.1 33.42
CF 68 5 5 Bill Tuttle   R 28   114 392 92 13 10 57 43 53 6 .235 .324 .375 .699 9.4 7.14
RF 80 6 6 Roger Maris           L 23   90 324 85 10 16 54 47 24 0 .262 .315 .460 .775 9.7 8.37
Top 5 reserves  
3B 7 Hal Smith           R 27   43 153 43 10 1 22 22 15 0 .281 .345 .379 .724 4.9 5.20
1B 11 Harry Simpson   L 32   43 149 38 5 5 16 18 20 0 .255 .343 .403 .746 4.9 5.03
3B 6 Preston Ward   L 30   34 129 30 7 2 12 11 13 0 .233 .301 .333 .634 3.7 3.83
C 12 Frank House   L 28   55 183 44 6 2 13 18 9 1 .240 .277 .339 .616 3.9 2.95
RF   11   Bob Martyn           L 27   50 169 41 4 2 17 19 17 1 .243 .310 .361 .671 3.9 2.87
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 70 16   Ralph Terry         R 22   33 8 3 11 13 202.67 201 53 123 .484 4.13 10.5 8.99
SP 17 Ned Garver R 32   28 10 3 12 11 198.00 191 65 69 .270 4.09 9.7 8.66
SP T34 Jack Urban R 29   24 5 1 8 11 123.00 142 48 50 .263 6.15 0.0 0.00
SP   15   Ray Herbert         R 28   16 5 0 7 5 111.00 99 31 68 .523 3.32 8.4 9.24
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 83 6   Tom Gorman         R 33   49 4 3 8 3 84.33 79 20 42 .424 3.31 7.9 6.32
CL    
MR 158 3 Dick Tomanek L 27   34 6 5 5 1 59.00 52 25 41 .532 3.51 5.4 5.42
MR 4 Ray Herbert R 28   26 1 3 3 1 64.00 63 24 40 .460 3.80 4.7 5.53
MR                                                
KC 1959
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
66 88 .429 7 681 5 760 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 58 18 8 Frank House           L 29   95 343 81 14 1 32 29 21 0 .236 .284 .303 .587 2.8 1.44
1B 83 9 6 Kent Hadley R   L 24   95 272 71 10 10 35 39 21 1 .261 .313 .415 .728 5.9 4.77
2B 86 13 8 Jerry Lumpe   L 26   61 208 45 3 3 24 14 22 2 .216 .291 .293 .584 3.7 2.56
3B 90 5 5 Dick Williams   R 30   80 296 88 24 14 55 53 20 3 .297 .346 .520 .866 9.5 9.30
SS 89 5 5 Joe DeMaestri   R 30   115 350 86 16 6 31 34 28 1 .246 .306 .371 .677 8.5 7.60
LF 93 5 5 Bob Cerv   R 33   119 458 130 22 20 61 87 34 3 .284 .330 .480 .810 14.3 14.75
CF 93 6 5 Bill Tuttle T23   R 29   121 459 137 18 7 72 43 47 10 .298 .367 .410 .777 15.5 13.70
RF 108 4 4 Roger Maris   A       L 24   114 411 114 21 16 65 70 56 2 .277 .365 .479 .844 16.7 17.11
Top 5 reserves  
2B 5 Hector Lopez           R 29   33 133 38 10 6 23 24 9 1 .286 .333 .541 .874 5.8 6.85
3B 8 Hal Smith   R 28   77 206 56 9 4 29 19 28 0 .272 .366 .374 .740 6.3 5.11
2B 9 Wayne Terwilliger   R 34   63 171 48 11 2 26 18 19 2 .281 .351 .380 .731 5.2 4.21
CF 11 Russ Snyder R-3   L 25   30 112 37 8 1 19 8 7 0 .330 .380 .446 .826 4.2 3.88
C   11   Harry Chiti           R 26   47 150 39 8 5 20 22 16 0 .260 .335 .413 .748 4.2 3.78
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 62 15   Ned Garver         R 33   30 9 2 10 13 200.33 211 42 60 .237 3.77 12.3 11.76
SP 13 Bud Daley 22 a(2) L 26   29 12 2 15 11 194.33 193 58 112 .446 3.33 13.3 13.45
SP T38 Ray Herbert R 29   26 10 2 11 10 165.00 173 60 86 .369 4.91 0.0 0.00
SP   35   Johnny Kucks         R 25   23 6 1 8 10 135.33 150 39 42 .222 4.19 4.1 2.70
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 90 13 Murray Dickson R 42   38 2 1 0 1 71.00 85 27 36 .321 4.94 1.6 0.96
MR 11 Bob Grim R 29   31 2 6 4 1 65.00 61 35 38 .396 4.85 1.6 1.06
MR   8   Tom Sturdivant         R 29   33 2 5 5 3 59.33 54 30 50 .595 3.94 2.1 1.54
Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia