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1952 Middlesboro Athletics Statistics

Mountain States League (MSL) - Class: D
Team Record: 47-72
Finished 5th in the MSL
Manager: Leon Culberson (0-0), Red Goff (0-0), Joseph McManus (0-0)
Location: Middlesboro, Kentucky
Attendance: 15,364, Avg. 258
1952 Middlesboro Athletics Roster

The Middlesboro Athletics of the Mountain States League ended the 1952 season with a record of 47 wins and 72 losses, finishing fifth in the MSL.

The Athletics scored 560 runs, worst in the league, and yielded 786 runs. Joseph McManus paced all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .340 average. James Blake topped Middlesboro with 11 wins, while Rafael Codinachs registered a 2.78 earned run average, best among regular hurlers.

Leon Culberson played in Major League Baseball during his career, the only member of the Middlesboro Athletics to do so.

Leon Culberson, Red Goff and Joseph McManus 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
James Blake1110.5244.163118160.01811037489
Rafael Codinachs1010.5002.782719181.0208865650
Benjamin Bonine710.4124.503017168.01911128465
Gordon Woods718.2804.722924204.0218148107119
Joseph McManus36.3335.2515972.086544254
Paul Sizemore13.2509.3812447.064584936
Totals3957.4064.46144910000832.09485614120413000000

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
Joseph McManus1064064061382845.340.340.466.805189
Oscar Rodriguez1194454451292674.290.290.407.697181
Tommy Mize7928428472610.254.254.282.53580
William Caskey4917917944120.246.246.274.52049
Clarence Peace5119119141200.215.215.225.44043
Bob Houk7022422437320.165.165.196.36244
John Fleming54184184321000.174.174.228.40242
Robert Kibble3513613631610.228.228.287.51539
Leon Culberson299797281020.289.289.433.72242
Carroll Culberson3712912927501.209.209.271.48135
James Blake5715115127602.179.179.258.43739
Gordon Woods5415115126503.172.172.265.43740
Benjamin Bonine33737319110.260.260.301.56222
Rafael Codinachs37868618210.209.209.256.46522
Robert Potts31868615100.174.174.186.36016
William Deddens14535313300.245.245.302.54716
Tom Saint1553538000.151.151.151.3028
Don Duff1236363000.083.083.083.1673
Paul Sizemore1214142100.143.143.214.3573
Totals894297829780710116211500000.238.238.307.54591300000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
James BlakeP31.000
Benjamin BonineP30.000
Gordon WoodsP29.000
Rafael CodinachsP27.000
Paul SizemoreP12.000
Totals1290000.000

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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