1954 Amarillo Gold Sox Statistics

West Texas-New Mexico League (WTNML) - Class: C
Team Record: 71-63
3rd in the WTNML
Manager: Theodore Clawitter (0-0), John Bruzga (0-0), Frank Kempa (0-0)
Location: Amarillo, Texas
Ballpark: Gold Coast Stadium
Attendance: 51,800, Avg. 773
1954 Amarillo Gold Sox Roster

Playoffs - Clovis Pioneers 4 games, Amarillo Gold Sox 3

The Amarillo Gold Sox of the West Texas-New Mexico League ended the 1954 season with a record of 71 wins and 63 losses, third in the WTNML.

The Gold Sox scored 862 runs and allowed 840 runs. Forrest Kennedy paced batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .372. Eddie Locke earned 24 wins on the mound for Amarillo, while Leonard Ruyle, too added 15 or more wins, too Leonard Ruyle recorded a 4.09 clip, leading hurlers with significant time on the mound. Theodore Clawitter, John Bruzga and Frank Kempa 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
Eddie Locke2415.6154.794931267.03071831423466
Leonard Ruyle2013.6064.094735264.02821571202592
Taylor Smith69.4006.253420148.31821231032079
Ray Faust69.4006.692316111.7147103831555
James Clarich45.4446.7525984.010177631259
Fidel Olvera101.0005.1212038.7442622614
Edward Mathes12.3337.7419352.37851451326
Ron Tollber0020.0
Gilbert Silva0010.0
Karl Swenson0020.0
Forrest Kennedy0020.0
Frank Kempa0010.0
John Hecht0020.0
Julian De la Torre0010.0
Carroll Walker0010.0
Totals6253.5395.392211140000966.01141720578125391000000

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
Forrest Kennedy11243543516228835.372.372.7151.087311
Bill Wilhite13451751715230718.294.294.484.778250
John Rucker11643943913721813.312.312.485.797213
Frank Kempa13148248212322717.255.255.436.691210
Nelson Brown1164284281151641.269.269.332.600142
Eddie Locke10935735711127112.311.311.493.804176
Julian De la Torre33139139391013.281.281.432.71260
Leonard Ruyle4710710723400.215.215.252.46727
Ray Faust41868619403.221.221.372.59332
Bob Blevins32959516501.168.168.253.42124
Taylor Smith35565612000.214.214.214.42912
Gilbert Silva23767611120.145.145.211.35516
Paul Halter10393910002.256.256.410.66716
Charles Johnson1344449101.205.205.295.50013
Davis Floyd1645459001.200.200.267.46712
Clyde Isreal1127278200.296.296.370.66710
James Clarich3240408100.200.200.225.4259
Marvin Hoeckendorf2772.286.286.286.5712
Fidel Olvera1316162000.125.125.125.2502
Theodore Clawitter1331.333.333.333.6671
Carroll Walker3551.200.200.200.4001
John Hecht2110000.000.000.000.0000
Karl Swenson2220000.000.000.000.0000
Edward Mathes2319190000.000.000.000.0000
Totals10573465346509701723810700000.280.280.444.724153900000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Leonard RuyleP47.000
Taylor SmithP34.000
James ClarichP25.000
Ray FaustP23.000
Edward MathesP19.000
Fidel OlveraP12.000
Ron TollberP2.000
Karl SwensonP2.000
John HechtP2.000
Totals1660000.000

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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