1952 Allentown Cardinals Statistics

Inter-State League (ISL) - Class: B
Team Record: 82-57
2nd in the ISL
Manager: Whitey Kurowski (82-57)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Max Hess Stadium
Attendance: 49,707, Avg. 715
1952 Allentown Cardinals Roster

Playoffs - Lancaster Red Roses 4 games, Allentown Cardinals 1

The Allentown Cardinals of the Inter-State League ended the 1952 season with a record of 82 wins and 57 losses, second in the ISL.

The Cardinals scored 675 runs and conceded 567 runs. Wendell Forbes paced all regular batters by connecting at a .287 clip. Robert Hoch and Gene Swinger topped Allentown with 15 wins each, while Robert Hoch recorded a 1.78 ERA, tops among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Members of the 1952 Allentown Cardinals who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Pidge Browne, Ted Wieand and Hal Smith.

Whitey Kurowski served as manager.


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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
Robert Hoch153.8331.782220162.0144483240
Gene Swinger157.6822.763620196.0162776080
James Kirk134.7653.642816151.0144806194
Ted Wieand1011.4763.613122172.01318469132
Ron Kump99.5003.663018150.0129696155
Dick Umberger911.4504.083121172.01569078130
Robert Bills45.4444.2925784.088554069
Hamilton Graham46.4005.25141272.086514236
Totals7956.5853.4421713600001159.010405544430636000000

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
Wendell Forbes1405125121472375.287.287.389.676199
Albert Cummins1355475471281912.234.234.283.517155
Russell McGovern1375065061251731.247.247.298.545151
Ronald Berger1244494491132056.252.252.359.610161
Gene Barth1184164161072238.257.257.382.639159
Thomas Westcott1123863869415411.244.244.389.632150
Joe Ossola96328328801022.244.244.305.549100
Bryce Carmichael6020520550911.244.244.312.55664
Hector Mayer5319119147921.246.246.330.57663
James Kirk6213613639616.287.287.478.76565
Jack Randall29959531310.326.326.379.70536
Robert Hoch35777722210.286.286.338.62326
Pidge Browne23878718402.207.207.322.52928
Ron Kump31585816230.276.276.414.69024
Edward Christoff17646416400.250.250.312.56220
Bob Murphy17676714101.209.209.269.47818
Fred Koenig15505012200.240.240.280.52014
Robert Bills27363610110.278.278.361.63913
John Clark2256569400.161.161.232.39313
Dick Umberger3166669200.136.136.167.30311
Angelo Dal Porto1031318210.258.258.387.64512
Ted Wieand3262628200.129.129.161.29010
Hal Smith1133337100.212.212.242.4558
Gene Swinger3878787200.090.090.115.2059
Hamilton Graham1433336100.182.182.212.3947
Totals13894569456901123183364600000.246.246.332.578151600000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Gene SwingerP36.000
Ted WieandP31.000
Dick UmbergerP31.000
Ron KumpP30.000
Robert BillsP25.000
Robert HochP22.000
Hamilton GrahamP14.000
Totals1890000.000

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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