1954 Hot Springs Bathers Statistics

Cotton States League (CSL) - Class: C
Team Record: 35-84
6th in the CSL
Manager: Paul Dean (0-0), Jackie Bales (0-0), Louis Lukasiuk (0-0), Jackie Bales (0-0)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Hot Springs, Arkansas
Ballpark: Jaycee Park
Attendance: 24,245, Avg. 407
1954 Hot Springs Bathers Roster

The Hot Springs Bathers of the Cotton States League ended the 1954 season with a record of 35 wins and 84 losses, sixth in the CSL.

The Bathers plated 606 runs and yielded 896 runs, most in the circuit. Jackie Bales paced Hot Springs with 16 home runs Stephen Korfonta accounted for 93 RBI. Franklin Cooper topped hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .306 clip, and John Hreljac led the team with 7 wins and a team-best 6.5 ERA, tops among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Joe Scott played in Major League Baseball during his career, the only member of the Hot Springs Bathers to do so.

Paul Dean, Jackie Bales, Louis Lukasiuk and Jackie Bales 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
John Hreljac713.3506.502919100162.0201151117159763406
Jim Hicks69.4006.511613100105.01298876124868206
Nelson Campver44.5006.171560054.070453723517102
Alex Ronay48.3335.441796081.0105734965143014
Kenneth Siefert36.3337.151682073.01117958164230001
Al Long37.3004.501596084.081614255830114
Willie Mitchell22.50060.0
Edward White27.2224.7112108184.0875544114138212
Raymond Glaser16.1437.0116113068.0726553155239404
Vance Byrd110.0915.6815118095.01068160115164107
James Dupuy100.0
Laurence Kelcher0060.0
Totals3372.3145.991739605310806.0962698536934750392153360

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
Franklin Cooper1205334348613331336469142.306.429.412.84117926
Stephen Korfonta11549743474128245993105822.295.381.435.81618923
James Miller11047941172117172126476295.285.382.423.80617433
Leon Akers118552421909614843614121120.228.406.328.73413855
Jackie Bales76256226325250165002839.230.318.465.78210511
Thomas Burks5821619519496311521535.251.305.328.6336406
Howard Bolton6825821535417311814051.191.318.265.5835703
Jack Bridges41165150163810001731418.253.317.320.6374801
Ed Olsen5421518922388002332340.201.288.243.5314603
Conrad Dettling371501381934602231816.246.297.333.6314622
Robert Adcock3213911221233241822716.205.360.375.7354200
John Parker32123119623110110117.193.207.218.4252612
Jerry Ledwidge3815612519234312273029.184.342.288.6303601
Gene Wyatt321088614214021832128.244.393.360.7533101
John Hreljac318171101512044714.211.282.282.5642003
Vance Byrd33110104101420273528.135.174.212.3862201
Kenneth Siefert1736346101005027.294.333.324.6571100
James Scott625258.320.320.320.6408
Raymond Glaser172820351003063.250.423.300.723602
Robert Halkard930305.167.167.167.3335
Stewart Riles513134.308.308.308.6154
Alex Ronay2035294410150511.138.286.276.562810
Edward White1329291400010012.138.138.138.276400
Charles Rosa823233.130.130.130.2613
Al Long1533253310020811.120.333.160.493400
Henry Walters3992.222.222.222.4442
Joe Scott210102.200.200.200.4002
Uvoyd Reynolds511112.182.182.182.3642
Nelson Campver152420220001047.100.250.100.350200
Jim Hicks1643362200010621.056.190.056.246201
Laurence Kelcher6771.143.143.143.2861
Willie Mitchell711111.091.091.091.1821
Robert Blackard513131.077.077.077.1541
Ray Verble1440.000.000.000.0000
Totals1165442237795669041473258501660582682.239.343.341.68412890174400


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Conrad Dettling1B37270281117.9648.054
John Parker1B3223325310.9898.062
Ed Olsen1B2617925415.9817.846
Jackie Bales1B137914110.9897.154
Leon Akers2B1182922963356.9474.983
Franklin Cooper3B30654344.9643.600
Ed Olsen3B253141155.8282.880
Vance Byrd3B14122077.8212.286
Howard BoltonC6226943145.9575.03211
Jackie BalesC5125522105.9655.4315
Stephen KorfontaOF10724216120.9562.411
Franklin CooperOF81189941.9802.444
Thomas BurksOF4794330.9702.064
Jerry LedwidgeOF3698721.9812.917
Jack BridgesOF3672311.9872.083
Robert AdcockOF3184730.9682.935
Gene WyattOF24624001.0002.750
John HreljacP2962141.871.931
Alex RonayP1762310.9671.706
Kenneth SiefertP164620.833.625
Jim HicksP16416001.0001.250
Raymond GlaserP16311001.000.875
Al LongP1551811.9581.533
Nelson CampverP1511010.917.733
Vance ByrdP1551120.8891.067
Edward WhiteP126822.8751.167
James DupuyP10.000
Willie MitchellP6.000
Laurence KelcherP6.000
James MillerSS1012092535844.8884.574
Franklin CooperSS12182720.9573.750
Totals105627931010200185.9503.6011600

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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