1954 Plainview Ponies Roster

West Texas-New Mexico League (WTNML) - Class: C
Team Record: 60-73
Finished 6th in the WTNML
Manager: Jackie Sullivan (60-73)
Location: Plainview, Texas
Ballpark: Jaycee Park
Attendance: 56,071, Avg. 843
1954 Plainview Ponies Statistics

The Plainview Ponies of the West Texas-New Mexico League ended the 1954 season with a record of 60 wins and 73 losses, finishing sixth in the WTNML.

The Ponies scored 800 runs and allowed 790 runs. Don Stokes led batters with significant playing time by hitting .405. Cecil Davis topped Plainview with 19 wins, while Edward Arthur recorded a 3.95 ERA, best among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Jackie Sullivan played in Major League Baseball during his career, the only member of the Plainview Ponies to do so.

Jackie Sullivan served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
William AdelheimRRSeptember 14, 19306'2"195
Clyde AngelosR6'1"205
Edward ArthurRRJanuary 24, 19285'8"165
Al BelinskyRRSeptember 22, 19286'2"195Berwick, PA US
Jack Blizzard
Robert BrownRJuly 6, 19326'1"180
Donald Chamberlain
Tom CurleyFebruary 24, 1935193
Denny Davidson
Cecil DavisRRFebruary 26, 19326'3"195Amber, OK US
John DempseyRMay 29, 19256'1"205East Point, GA US
James FairchildR5'10"160
William ForsythR6'0"220
Joe FortinRJune 20, 19236'3"215
Nim FreeL5'7"155
Earl Genter
Francis Green
Lionel Harms
Raymond HegstromSR6'0"190
Eugene HodgeRNovember 20, 19176'2"210
Bill JonesRLOctober 21, 19325'10"185Syracuse, NY US
Roy Kelly
Frank Maren
Gene MarinacciLLApril 10, 19356'1"196
Bobby MeltonRMarch 8, 19325'10"194
Calvin MickelsonRL6'3"170
Walter O'NeilLLJuly 4, 19345'10"170
George PetrovichL6'1"190
Richard PierceRRAugust 9, 19345'11"160Bell, CA US
Socrates RedLL6'0"159
Max SimmonsRR6'1"175
Ronald SimmonsRR5'11"175
Raymond SimsRR6'2"178
Jewel Smith
Robert Smith
Vincent SperanzaRRJune 27, 19295'10"165
Harry Spittle
Oran Stoker
Don StokesLJuly 13, 19215'10"184
Jackie SullivanRRFebruary 22, 19185'11"172Princeton, TX US
Teddy TateRJune 13, 19325'10"175
Donald TierneyRR6'2"206
Jack VenableRR6'1"190
Pedro VenturaR6'2"180
Gust VergetisRMay 5, 19325'9"190
Jim WaughRLNovember 2, 19295'10"173Huntington, WV US
Dub WoolbrightRJune 5, 19295'10"163
Forrest WrightRR5'10"165
Clay WulffJune 3, 1934
Orlando Zgraggen

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.

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