1957 Port Arthur/Temple Redlegs Statistics

Big State League (BSL) - Class: B
Team Record: 48-56
in the BSL
Manager: Al Barillari (48-56)
Affiliation: Cincinnati Redlegs
Location: Port Arthur, Texas; Temple, Texas
Ballpark: American Legion Park, Stroud Stadium
Attendance: 25,484, Avg. 490
1957 Port Arthur/Temple Redlegs Roster

The Port Arthur/Temple Redlegs of the Big State League ended the 1957 season with a record of 48 wins and 56 lossesPt. Arthur (20-15) moved to Temple May 30. Temple withdrew August 20.

The Redlegs tallied 499 runs and gave up 549 runs. Jack Bossard and Bill Newkirk each recorded 61 runs batted in. Jack Bossard led all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .324. Dizzy Higginbottom topped the squad with 12 wins and a team-best 3.87 ERA, tops among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Jesse Gonder and Bob Moorhead both played in Major League Baseball during their careers.

Al Barillari 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
Dizzy Higginbottom127.6323.87401693172.01579674181033197613
Ivan Mills1013.4353.94331683162.016999719641109707
William Greenlaw78.4674.29312060126.0111766081050115406
John Jones511.3124.572818100138.015196701275110310014
Richard Welage44.5005.551810047.0453429621114310
Bob Moorhead45.4444.161584067.0603431429044222
Burt Touchberry25.2863.261973080.0723629517249011
Richard Meder0030.00
Rafael Lopez0030.00
Murray Guttman0020.00
Keith Brown0050.00
Luis Arrendell0040.00
Ed Samples01.00070.00
Totals4454.4494.142088604060792.0765471364624148631325330

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
Jack Bossard10344239274127188561123629.324.381.449.8301764461
Chico Terry10143439761110246441103028.277.326.398.7241580521
Bill Newkirk863493073785173106113280.277.343.450.7931381540
James St. Claire692822334865124114553942.279.388.506.8951184420
William Patriss7026024631586411345856.236.262.427.6891051410
Arnold Fregin77253216345210422003225.241.343.352.694762213
Tommy Howser4820017424499301331941.282.356.368.723641602
Heron McDaniel5222918529494232634141.265.396.357.753660210
Keith Schmidt3914212921358041611223.271.338.426.764551001
Daniel Howard3814613317355372301143.263.324.504.828671100
Jesse Gonder271059416325431501019.340.404.574.978540100
Raymond Miller229287625710101419.287.315.391.706340010
Felipe Valdes251211032025310941327.243.333.291.625301400
Joseph Ellison1991741215234411726.203.352.473.825350000
William Tewksbury18635961320040416.220.270.254.524150000
Gordon Thomas1666574121007186.211.308.228.536130100
Lou Marcano1954474111106069.234.321.298.619140100
William Greenlaw37555271101260324.212.255.365.620190000
Ivan Mills43898261020020629.122.182.146.328120100
Dizzy Higginbottom4067605921030431.150.200.217.417130210
John Jones2857522600030423.115.179.115.29460100
Richard Welage212323351203006.217.217.435.652100000
Bob Moorhead1625244410000112.167.200.208.40850000
Patrick Mills929294.138.138.138.2764
Rafael Lopez5221.500.500.5001.0001
Keith Brown5551.200.200.200.4001
Burt Touchberry1929260100000313.038.138.038.17610000
Murray Guttman2330.000.000.000.0000
Ken Hoffman2440.000.000.000.0000
Shane LeStourgeon3550.000.000.000.0000
Ed Samples7220.000.000.000.0000
Richard Meder3110.000.000.000.0000
Luis Arrendell5220.000.000.000.0000
Totals1074372733054718501405166412470343668.257.328.390.719129001644198


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Bill Newkirk1B86684421772.9778.442
Gordon Thomas1B1613914319.9819.562
Heron McDaniel2B511181551050.9655.353
Felipe Valdes2B254255215.9803.880
William Patriss2B224566512.9575.045
William Patriss3B4758931814.8933.213
Jack Bossard3B413585166.8822.927
Lou Marcano3B16122031.9142.000
Arnold FreginC442312160.9775.7271
Keith SchmidtC392581934.9897.1032
Jesse GonderC24190851.9758.2507
William TewksburyC1382850.9476.9231
James St. ClaireOF68186640.9802.824
Jack BossardOF58991325.9821.931
Tommy HowserOF4887250.9471.854
Daniel HowardOF3851210.9811.395
Arnold FreginOF2937941.9201.586
Raymond MillerOF2229140.8821.364
Joseph EllisonOF19382001.0002.105
Dizzy HigginbottomP4032660.829.725
Ivan MillsP3362752.8681.000
William GreenlawP3183131.9291.258
John JonesP2842211.963.929
Burt TouchberryP191710.889.421
Richard WelageP1828011.000.556
Bob MoorheadP1541121.8821.000
Ed SamplesP7.000
Keith BrownP5.000
Luis ArrendellP4.000
Richard MederP3.000
Rafael LopezP3.000
Murray GuttmanP2.000
Chico TerrySS1011423031671.9654.406
Totals101525911056147277.9613.5931100

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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