1953 Hinsdale Hares
Record: 81-81
Finish: 1st in SP Elm Division Division
Runs Scored: 653
Runs Allowed: 607
Exp W-L: 86-76
 
Ballpark: Chardonnay Stadium
Attendance: 4,230,003
Manager: William Clemons

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 78-60, 16th in the Spaniel League
AA: 80-58, 9th in the Spaniel League
A: 76-62, 26th in the Spaniel League
 
 
Postseason Results:
Won Kennel Cup 4-2 over Kingsbury Claw
Won SP League Championship Serie 4-2 over Redsand Desperados
Won First Round 3-0 over Langlade Dragons
 
Team Index    Starters: Position Players    Registers: Batters     Leaders: Batters   
  Pitchers   Pitchers   Pitchers
 
Team Batting Stats     Help
Pos Name Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS DWS
CF *Herman Tarrance 26 158 628 80 139 26 10 12 62 42 16 31 55 .221 .268 .352 .620 60.7 7.2 5.2
3B #Ted Ridley 35 157 605 59 140 25 8 14 63 2 0 27 168 .231 .268 .369 .636 55.7 6.0 4.5
1B  Willie Hirt 41 159 549 69 148 20 1 26 103 5 2 57 137 .270 .342 .452 .794 85.8 19.2 1.8
RF  Hilton Sheley 29 154 524 61 140 22 9 9 56 9 10 37 71 .267 .320 .395 .715 62.1 12.3 3.0
SS  Phillip Strange 33 148 441 57 74 24 3 21 55 12 1 66 132 .168 .275 .379 .654 51.3 3.9 8.5
RF *William Witherington 24 128 346 35 89 20 2 6 35 2 0 41 98 .257 .352 .379 .730 47.3 8.1 1.7
2B #Robert Wunsch 38 128 330 45 99 18 1 11 41 0 1 52 88 .300 .399 .461 .860 58.6 11.6 5.2
C #Arthur Ethridge 27 94 316 54 93 23 4 9 36 1 2 43 35 .294 .380 .478 .857 52.6 13.3 1.4
2B  Glenn Ingle 34 130 304 32 69 16 3 8 45 1 0 31 79 .227 .308 .378 .686 37.0 4.6 4.1
LF *George Trapp 29 102 314 45 72 15 2 8 30 21 2 22 71 .229 .287 .366 .654 34.5 2.1 1.9
C  Jesse Claxton 38 104 286 30 82 13 1 2 21 0 0 10 46 .287 .319 .360 .679 29.7 4.1 1.3
SS #Michael Thrasher 26 118 197 30 56 20 3 4 24 1 0 15 38 .284 .339 .477 .817 30.1 6.0 3.3
RF *Darryl Kahl 35 43 93 12 21 6 1 1 10 0 0 5 20 .226 .265 .344 .609 8.7 0.0 0.6
P *Claude Manus 26 33 70 5 13 3 1 0 6 1 0 3 37 .186 .216 .257 .473 4.0 0.0 0.0
P *Harry Richert 34 34 61 2 4 1 0 1 6 0 0 2 24 .066 .095 .131 .226 -1.1 0.0 0.0
RF *Howard Pink 28 48 64 9 13 3 0 1 7 0 0 6 14 .203 .264 .297 .561 5.4 0.2 0.3
P  Joseph Rollins 25 32 60 4 10 2 0 0 4 0 0 3 29 .167 .206 .200 .406 2.0 0.0 0.0
P  Kendall Benz 30 29 54 2 5 1 1 1 3 0 0 2 26 .093 .125 .204 .329 0.4 0.0 0.0
C  James Billups 24 16 47 2 11 7 0 0 7 0 0 1 11 .234 .250 .383 .633 3.9 0.8 0.3
1B  Alfred Rolen 25 34 48 5 15 2 0 0 5 1 1 3 15 .313 .365 .354 .720 5.7 1.6 0.1
CF  Michael Oyama 23 16 46 3 12 3 1 0 7 1 0 2 9 .261 .292 .370 .661 5.0 1.0 0.3
3B  John Engle 26 14 38 7 8 2 0 2 6 0 0 3 9 .211 .268 .421 .689 4.2 0.1 0.4
P  Mike Dicarlo 37 16 31 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 16 .129 .182 .129 .311 0.2 0.0 0.0
P  John Burrowes 29 12 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .045 .045 .045 .091 -1.4 0.0 0.0
SS  Norbert Landaverde 25 30 18 4 4 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 8 .222 .222 .389 .611 2.0 0.0 0.6
P *Daniel Weir 35 5 11 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .091 .091 .182 .273 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P *David Noland 34 69 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P  Andrew Gilbertson 26 61 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.6 0.0 0.0
P *William Ivy 30 69 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333 .500 1.000 1.500 1.2 0.2 0.0
P  Robert Kellett 27 59 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0 0.0
P  Tommy Rehkop 21 8 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .500 .750 0.4 0.0 0.0
P #Paul Meaux 28 55 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
1B  Rodney Keo 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P *Ronald Mazurek 24 38 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 29.2 2302 5531 658 1325 274 52 137 637 101 35 465 1260 .240 .304 .382 .686 644.0 102.5 44.4
  Rank among 12 SP teams 11 11 12 12 8 6 10 6 3 5 8 12 11 10 10 10  
* - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, blank - bats right-handed
Team Pitching Stats     Help
Name Age W L Pct G GS SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA PWS
*Claude Manus 26 11 9 .550 33 33 0 219.3 188 77 12 36 253 3.16 14.7
*Harry Richert 34 19 7 .731 34 34 0 216.0 171 48 8 26 236 2.00 22.5
 Joseph Rollins 25 9 18 .333 32 32 0 198.7 192 100 14 82 154 4.53 4.1
 Kendall Benz 30 8 9 .471 29 29 0 177.7 181 61 5 26 196 3.09 11.0
 Mike Dicarlo 37 5 5 .500 16 16 0 107.3 100 37 10 22 115 3.10 7.0
 William Ivy 30 4 5 .444 69 0 1 72.3 66 32 12 14 57 3.98 3.8
*David Noland 34 6 12 .333 69 0 27 71.3 55 34 4 22 33 4.29 8.7
 Andrew Gilbertson 26 2 3 .400 61 0 1 69.0 60 23 9 24 65 3.00 4.7
 Robert Kellett 27 3 2 .600 59 0 1 67.0 66 23 5 15 97 3.09 5.0
 John Burrowes 29 5 6 .455 12 7 0 63.7 61 26 6 22 89 3.68 2.8
*Paul Meaux 28 2 0 1.000 55 0 1 52.0 34 23 8 19 63 3.98 3.1
 Joseph Tarter 27 2 1 .667 45 0 1 46.7 35 12 3 10 50 2.31 5.1
*Ronald Mazurek 24 2 0 1.000 38 0 0 41.3 47 26 7 14 37 5.66 0.1
*Daniel Weir 35 2 2 .500 5 5 0 36.3 27 11 2 2 39 2.73 2.9
 Tommy Rehkop 21 0 2 .000 8 1 0 15.7 19 13 3 4 11 7.47 0.0
*Howard Pink 28 1 0 1.000 1 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 2 2 0.00 0.5
Team Totals 28.8 81 81 .500 566 157 32 1456.3 1303 546 108 340 1497 3.37 96.1
Rank among 12 SP teams 7 7 11 7 7 1 2 1 1 1 1  
* - throws left-handed, blank - throws right-handed
Team Fielding Stats     Help
Last 2 columns are Fielding Percentage and Range Factor (expect Catcher where last column is Runners Thrown Out Percentage)
Numbers in headings are league average values.
Catchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .991 32.2
A.Ethridge 740.4 83 91 703 34 6 0 .992 22.1
J.Claxton 550.0 63 65 579 31 2 0 .997 33.3
J.Billups 122.0 14 14 136 6 0 0 1.000 42.9
H.Sheley 41.0 4 4 37 1 0 0 1.000 14.3
W.Witherington 19.0 2 2 13 0 0 0 1.000 0.0
Team Total 1472.4 166 176 1468 72 8 0 .995 26.8
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .993 9.62
W.Hirt 1339.3 152 155 1221 93 4 105 .997 8.83
A.Rolen 105.6 11 22 102 7 2 11 .982 9.29
H.Pink 19.0 2 3 23 1 0 4 1.000 11.37
M.Thrasher 9.0 0 2 15 0 1 0 .938 15.00
R.Keo 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1473.9 165 183 1362 101 7 120 .995 8.93
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 4.78
R.Wunsch 744.0 84 89 144 212 7 58 .981 4.31
G.Ingle 690.3 78 86 115 179 3 32 .990 3.83
P.Strange 10.0 0 4 2 6 0 1 1.000 7.20
N.Landaverde 9.0 0 6 2 5 0 1 1.000 7.00
J.Engle 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
M.Thrasher 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1456.3 162 187 263 403 10 93 .985 4.12
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .959 2.59
T.Ridley 1364.3 152 155 78 296 23 26 .942 2.47
J.Engle 89.0 10 12 4 23 2 0 .931 2.73
P.Strange 3.0 0 1 2 1 0 1 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1456.3 162 168 84 320 25 27 .942 2.50
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .966 4.11
P.Strange 1027.0 110 138 117 329 17 54 .963 3.91
M.Thrasher 397.7 50 61 44 130 6 21 .967 3.94
N.Landaverde 27.0 2 7 4 12 0 1 1.000 5.33
W.Witherington 3.0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 3.00
H.Sheley 1.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1456.3 162 208 165 472 23 77 .965 3.94
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .977 1.92
G.Trapp 714.3 77 94 144 2 5 1 .967 1.84
W.Witherington 515.0 64 66 83 1 4 0 .955 1.47
D.Kahl 138.7 13 23 24 1 1 0 .962 1.62
H.Pink 83.0 8 17 17 1 0 0 1.000 1.95
M.Oyama 28.3 2 6 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.95
Team Total 1479.3 164 206 271 5 10 1 .965 1.68
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .991 2.51
H.Tarrance 1362.3 153 158 339 10 0 1 1.000 2.31
M.Oyama 72.0 9 10 19 0 0 0 1.000 2.38
W.Witherington 11.0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.64
G.Trapp 10.0 0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.70
M.Thrasher 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1456.3 162 175 363 10 0 1 1.000 2.31
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .983 2.05
H.Sheley 1111.0 120 143 219 3 2 1 .991 1.80
W.Witherington 241.7 31 34 48 1 0 0 1.000 1.82
D.Kahl 88.7 10 13 20 0 0 0 1.000 2.03
H.Pink 12.0 1 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.75
M.Thrasher 4.0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1457.3 162 194 290 4 2 1 .993 1.82
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .955 1.77
C.Manus 219.3 33 33 14 36 3 1 .943 2.05
H.Richert 216.0 34 34 5 23 0 4 1.000 1.17
J.Rollins 198.7 32 32 12 26 0 1 1.000 1.72
K.Benz 177.7 29 29 7 22 1 1 .967 1.47
M.Dicarlo 107.3 16 16 6 12 1 1 .947 1.51
W.Ivy 72.3 0 69 6 8 1 1 .933 1.74
D.Noland 71.3 0 69 2 19 2 0 .913 2.65
A.Gilbertson 69.0 0 61 2 8 1 0 .909 1.30
R.Kellett 67.0 0 59 4 7 0 0 1.000 1.48
J.Burrowes 63.7 7 12 3 4 1 0 .875 0.99
P.Meaux 52.0 0 55 3 12 0 3 1.000 2.60
J.Tarter 46.7 0 45 3 6 0 0 1.000 1.74
R.Mazurek 41.3 0 38 2 4 0 1 1.000 1.31
D.Weir 36.3 5 5 3 6 1 1 .900 2.23
T.Rehkop 15.7 1 8 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.87
H.Pink 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1456.3 157 566 74 196 11 14 .961 1.67
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Hirt .270
On-Base Pct Hirt .342
Slugging Pct Hirt .452
OPS Hirt .794
XR Hirt 85.8
Games Hirt 159
At-Bats Tarrance 628
Runs Tarrance 80
Hits Hirt 148
Total Bases Hirt 248
Singles Hirt 101
Doubles Tarrance 26
Triples Tarrance 10
Homeruns Hirt 26
RBIs Hirt 103
Stolen Bases Tarrance 42
Caught Stealing Tarrance 16
Walks Strange 66
Strikeouts Ridley 168
ERA Richert 2.00
Wins Richert 19
Losses Rollins 18
Winning Pct Richert .731
Saves Noland 27
Games Pitched Noland, Ivy 69
Games Started Richert 34
Complete Games Rollins 6
Shutouts Manus, Richert, Rollins 1
Innings Pitched Manus 219.3
Hits Allowed Rollins 192
Homeruns Allowed Rollins 14
Strikeouts Manus 253
Walks Allowed Rollins 82
Walks per 9IP Richert 1.1
Hits per 9IP Richert 7.1
Strikeouts per 9IP Manus 10.4
WHiP Richert 0.91
OAVG Richert .216
OOBP Richert .246
OSLG Richert .273
OOPS Richert .519
Team All-Stars
No players selected to All-Star Team
Player Salaries
Robert Wunsch $ 10,490,900
Kendall Benz $ 9,579,000
Harry Richert $ 8,322,000
David Noland $ 6,840,000
Daniel Weir $ 5,928,000
Phillip Strange $ 5,699,000
Jesse Claxton $ 4,850,700
Ted Ridley $ 3,876,000
Claude Manus $ 3,542,143
Willie Hirt $ 3,351,600
William Ivy $ 2,137,500
Hilton Sheley $ 2,076,429
George Trapp $ 1,624,500
Joseph Tarter $ 1,343,571
Andrew Gilbertson $ 1,282,500
Herman Tarrance $ 842,300
Glenn Ingle $ 807,500
Paul Meaux $ 793,929
Bill Lowrey $ 793,929
Darryl Kahl $ 738,200
Patrick Carollo $ 454,100
Joshua McMichael $ 329,000
Norbert Landaverde $ 300,000
Rodney Keo $ 300,000
Robert Kellett $ 300,000
Michael Oyama $ 300,000
Howard Pink $ 300,000
Tommy Rehkop $ 300,000
Alfred Rolen $ 300,000
Joseph Rollins $ 300,000
John Engle $ 300,000
Michael Thrasher $ 300,000
William Witherington $ 300,000
John Burrowes $ 300,000
James Billups $ 300,000
Ronald Mazurek $ 300,000
 
Player Trades
Date Player To For
6/21 Mike Dicarlo Seneca Point John Burrowes
Alfred Rolen
Alfred Young
7/31 Arthur Ethridge
Alfred Young
Kingsbury Rodney Keo
Daniel Weir
Bill Lowrey