1954 Fayetteville Highlanders Statistics

Carolina League (CL) - Class: B
Team Record: 86-51
1st in the CL
Manager: Hugh Taylor (0-0), Aaron Robinson (0-0)
Location: Fayetteville, North Carolina
Ballpark: Pittman Stadium
Attendance: 74,304, Avg. 1,085
1954 Fayetteville Highlanders Roster

Playoffs - Fayetteville Highlanders 3 games, Durham Bulls 1
Finals - Fayetteville Highlanders 4 games, Burlington-Graham Pirates 1

The Fayetteville Highlanders of the Carolina League ended the 1954 season with a record of 86 wins and 51 losses, first in the CL.

The Highlanders scored 733 runs and yielded 615 runs. James Pokel walloped 38 home runs for Fayetteville, and Jack Hussey added 20 or more, too. Jack Hussey drove in 115 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .322. Albert Cleary led the team with 18 wins, while Jim Foxworth contributed 15 or more wins, too Claude Voiselle registered a 3.09 earned run average, best among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Aaron Robinson played in Major League Baseball during his career, the only member of the Fayetteville Highlanders to do so.

Hugh Taylor and Aaron Robinson 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
Albert Cleary186.7504.083429144212.0197105961793161607
Jim Foxworth177.7083.453827130219.020291841672123508
Claude Voiselle125.7063.09251282134.0148614683880221
Harry Helmer108.5563.863323141189.019493811190110804
Arthur Raynor64.6003.7314106094.0101463983342003
Frank Sulkowski64.6004.722293180.097464292751101
Cole Jacobs11.50070.0
Salvador Massa11.5004.891710046.059322552020311
Kenneth Deal210.0
Totals7136.6643.8221111105880974.0998474413743730587253250

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
Robert Lyons135644523108165301853910437.315.433.423.856221692
Arthur Jacobs13762253096146205552166737.275.365.360.7261919142
Jack Hussey1235234049113024232115411184.322.473.6291.102254611
James Pokel1155074328712819138103269102.296.395.6091.004263231
Dewey Benson943743275112631397214433.385.457.5811.038190021
William Fowler1184684156611225254654632.270.347.376.723156340
Rudy Tanner10044540451107171105552729.265.316.386.702156482
Gus Montalbano10944738361105212147255757.274.367.449.816172133
Hiram Gonzalez3517014520389121442112.262.355.379.73555040
Gene Stewart3514712913355211501411.271.356.364.72147310
Jim Foxworth571201111021501100424.189.216.261.47729041
Albert Cleary369779617501901425.215.340.316.65725130
Aaron Robinson26736161622080128.262.384.361.74422000
Larry Blue20393641110020310.306.359.333.69212000
Joseph Brookshire208168711300311119.162.275.206.48114011
John Sykes336655810000401116.182.318.182.50010000
Harry Helmer3974617700041913.115.239.115.3547130
Arthur Raynor174036362101013.167.189.278.46710030
Claude Voiselle2556513610150223.118.151.196.34710030
William Romano102823250015054.217.357.348.7058000
Frank Sulkowski2334327510110114.156.182.281.4639010
Salvador Massa181312010000003.083.083.083.1671010
Cole Jacobs7220.000.000.000.0000
Totals133250704319707120822123129649530633596.280.375.431.806186203668140


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
James Pokel1B8475335961.9899.381
Gene Stewart1B3536326525.98711.114
Jack Hussey1B2014911113.9948.000
Robert Lyons2B1353103861975.9735.156
Arthur Jacobs3B1371452672016.9543.007
William FowlerC623003561.9825.4039
Aaron RobinsonC1992930.9715.3163
Rudy TannerOF991981491.9592.141
Jack HusseyOF991411071.9561.525
Dewey BensonOF87181841.9792.172
William FowlerOF56133844.9722.518
Hiram GonzalezOF3578221.9762.286
James PokelOF3148130.9421.581
Jim FoxworthOF1316010.9411.231
John SykesOF1061001.000.700
Jim FoxworthP38153033.9381.184
Albert ClearyP3462631.914.941
Harry HelmerP33123521.9591.424
Claude VoiselleP2521230.824.560
Frank SulkowskiP222911.917.500
Kenneth DealP21.000
Salvador MassaP1716011.000.412
Arthur RaynorP1462121.9311.929
Cole JacobsP7.000
Gus MontalbanoSS1081943502764.9535.037
Joseph BrookshireSS20315665.9354.350
Totals126131821358140276.9703.6001200

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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