1954 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 51-103
Finished 8th in the AL
Attendance: 307,652, Avg. 5,043
Ballpark: Connie Mack Stadium
Manager: Eddie Joost (51-103)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1954 Philadelphia Athletics Roster
1954 Philadelphia Athletics Results

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1954 season with a record of 51 wins and 103 losses, finishing eighth in the AL.

The Athletics scored 542 runs and yielded 875 runs, most in the circuit. Bill Wilson led Philadelphia with 15 home runs Gus Zernial drove in 62 runs. Jim Finigan paced all regular hitters with a .302 average. Arnie Portocarrero topped the team with 9 wins and a team-best 4.06 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Eddie Joost coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Arnie Portocarrero918.3334.06343301610248.02331241122511401325091086
Bob Trice78.4675.6019181810119.014686741448022011540
Alex Kellner617.2615.3927270810173.72041181041688069604793
Moe Burtschy54.5563.804603000494.7804540753054807413
Sonny Dixon57.4174.8638623104107.31366358827042311483
Marion Fricano511.3135.16372010401151.716398871764043413672
Charlie Bishop46.4004.412012440196.09849471050034500427
Johnny Gray312.2006.5118161500105.011183761091051004501
Morrie Martin24.3335.47136320052.7573232919024200232
Al Sima25.2865.222971110279.31015146932036002362
Bobby Shantz101.0007.882100008.01277230310038
Dutch Romberger11.50011.49100200015.72820203120600083
Art Ditmar14.2006.41145800039.3503528436014103199
Bill Upton001.802020015.0611110200222
Hal Raether004.501010002.011104000109
Dick Rozek006.752000001.301103001019
Bill Oster01.0006.3281400015.71915112120500175
Carl Scheib01.00022.501100002.0555010110012
Lee Wheat02.0005.7281500028.33818181907110137
Ozzie Van Brabant02.0007.0992200026.7352321318010112124
Totals51103.3315.18338156107493131371.315238757891416850555396406217

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Jim Finigan13656048757147256751286466.302.381.421.802205170630
Spook Jacobs132575508631311110261736022.258.336.283.61914450610
Joe DeMaestri14657253949124163840142063.230.258.315.574170103370
Vic Power12748546236118175838211919.255.287.366.652169162020
Bill Renna12347442252981541353134160.232.302.379.68116073440
Gus Zernial973733364284821462003060.250.316.411.72713884030
Bill Wilson9437132343771011533123959.238.334.415.74913448010
Lou Limmer11535631641731031432233537.231.305.415.72013160230
Don Bollweg1033072683560153524103533.224.319.358.6779643010
Joe Astroth77252226225081123002119.221.296.279.5756323200
Elmer Valo952812242848116133215118.214.356.330.6867420330
Billy Shantz51181164134293117001723.256.326.366.6926050000
Pete Suder6921520584111101600716.200.225.263.4895460210
Jim Robertson631731479278008002325.184.298.238.5363521200
Eddie Joost1957477173019011010.362.474.489.9632340000
Joe Taylor18605851311180129.224.250.328.5781920000
Bob Trice204642612301500310.286.348.429.7761801000
Ed McGhee21585351120290148.208.259.358.6171900010
Alex Kellner27635521020060028.182.207.218.4251210510
Jack Littrell936307920131063.300.417.467.8831420000
Arnie Portocarrero34877538011200530.107.163.173.3361300700
Sonny Dixon3830282720020029.250.300.321.621900000
Morrie Martin1318170410000004.235.235.294.529500100
Charlie Bishop22343314100000015.121.121.152.273500100
Marion Fricano42484134000001112.098.119.098.217410600
Moe Burtschy4618170200010014.118.167.118.284210000
Bill Oster8330100000001.333.333.333.667100000
Bobby Shantz7332100000000.333.333.333.667100000
Ozzie Van Brabant9751100000022.200.429.200.629100000
Art Ditmar141180100000024.125.300.125.425100100
Lee Wheat8880100000005.125.125.125.250110000
Al Sima2922200100020007.050.050.050.100100200
Johnny Gray19363401000000115.029.057.029.087100100
Dutch Romberger10320000000011.000.333.000.333000000
Bill Upton2000000000000000000
Dick Rozek2000000000000000000
Carl Scheib1000000000000000000
Hal Raether1000000000000000000
Totals184758235206542122819141945033029504677.236.305.342.64817831062854310


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Lou Limmer1B7973636.059756863.9889.2418.2660000
Don Bollweg1B7166573.0530511355.9789.1268.1830000
Vic Power1B2117155.315012217.9889.3867.7140000
Gus Zernial1B207.050001.0006.4292.5000000
Spook Jacobs2B1311311126.33473001798.9745.1704.9390000
Pete Suder2B3525234.07175623.9615.6154.1710000
Eddie Joost2B108.014011.0005.6255.0000000
Joe DeMaestri2B103.001001.0003.0001.0000000
Jim Finigan3B1361331158.31513052534.9483.5433.3530000
Pete Suder3B2018165.0265922.9774.6364.2500000
Eddie Joost3B5540.0411011.0003.3753.0000000
Vic Power3B104.001001.0002.2501.0000000
Joe DeMaestri3B104.001001.0002.2501.0000000
Joe AstrothC7164583.03003945.9885.2334.775419231641.0
Billy ShantzC5149407.31702851.9754.3753.8825771872.0
Jim RobertsonC5043381.02071866.9745.3154.50031518728.0
Bill RennaOF115113977.02261375.9722.2022.0780000
Vic PowerOF10197835.72561343.9852.8972.6630000
Bill WilsonOF9191802.0270734.9893.1083.0440000
Gus ZernialOF9087753.3180491.9532.1982.0440000
Elmer ValoOF6256507.3135351.9652.4482.2260000
Joe TaylorOF1613132.032120.9432.2502.0630000
Ed McGheeOF1311106.742030.9333.5443.2310000
Arnie PortocarreroP3433248.0152240.9021.3431.0880000
Alex KellnerP2727173.7632021.0001.9691.4070000
Marion FricanoP3720151.792032.9061.721.7840000
Bob TriceP1918119.0112134.9142.4201.6840000
Sonny DixonP386108.3103011.9763.3231.0530000
Johnny GrayP1816105.0111412.9622.1431.3890000
Charlie BishopP201295.069001.0001.421.7500000
Moe BurtschyP46094.771532.8802.092.4780000
Al SimaP29779.311220.8671.475.4480000
Morrie MartinP13652.73811.9171.880.8460000
Art DitmarP14539.34511.9002.059.6430000
Lee WheatP8128.333011.0001.906.7500000
Ozzie Van BrabantP9226.718001.0003.0381.0000000
Dutch RombergerP10015.702001.0001.149.2000000
Bill OsterP8115.703001.0001.723.3750000
Bobby ShantzP218.01210.7503.3751.5000000
Bill UptonP205.001001.0001.800.5000000
Carl ScheibP112.00000.000.0000000
Hal RaetherP102.001011.0004.5001.0000000
Dick RozekP201.30000.000.0000000
Joe DeMaestriSS1421391223.02854062590.9655.0854.8660000
Jack LittrellSS9979.0192218.9764.6714.5560000
Eddie JoostSS9756.791713.9634.1292.8890000
Pete SuderSS2111.33010.7502.3821.5000000
Vic PowerSS101.30000.000.0000000
Totals1665140412342.041041655169438.9714.2003.4591241484146.1




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