Brookline Little League Association

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1954 - The Year in Review

Boys Little League
Final Season Standings

Kiwanis Club

13

8

Community Center

13

8

American Legion

8

10

Sam's Hardware

5

13

Second Half Standings

 

First Half Standings

Kiwanis Club

7

2

 

Community Center

6

3

Community Center

6

3

 

American Legion

5

4

American Legion

3

6

 

Kiwanis Club

4

5

Sam's Hardware

2

7

 

Sam's Hardware

3

6


* Playoff Summary *

Championship: Kiwanis Club defeated Community Center in three-game series, 2-1.

1954 Little League Champions - Kiwanis Club

Picture of
 1954 Kiwanis Club Little League Team

Members of the 1954 Kiwanis Club team were: Gerald Armento, William Kail, Carl Pfeifer, Michael Sunner, James Murphy, David Leonard, Rudi Dorsch, James Wertz, Ray Niccoli, Richard Puerzer, Joseph Kriss, Ed Puerzer, Tom Conners, William Neumann, Gregory Kail, Manager George Cortese and Coach Mike Sunner.

Click on image for a larger picture.

* Photo reprinted from the Brookline Journal *

Individual League Batting Leaders
(Top 26 - Min 25 AB)

William Kail
Gerald Armento
William Lonero
Carl Pfeifer
Gary Wright
Joseph Mackevich
James Metz
George Cardone
Albert DelMastro
James Murphy
Raymond Niccoli
George Johnson
Allan Demetrius

48-21, .438
56-21, .375
58-21, .364
53-19. .359
49-17, .348
51-17, .333
33-11, .333
43-14, .328
53-17, .322
64-20, .315
55-17, .309
36-11, .307
48-14, .292

 

Robert Wertz
Robert Walton
Michael Sunner
Carmen Lebder
Larry Valentine
William Mulligan
James Wertz
Ronald Bua
Ralph Cappy
James Patrick
Paul Moessinger
David Leonard
Larry Kennedy

44-12, .273
48-13, .272
38-10, .265
43-11, .257
51-13, .256
35-9, .256
57-14, .246
41-10, .244
38-9, .236
34-8, .235
35-8, .229
44-10, .228
45-9, .200

Picture of 1954 Little League Parade.

* Material reprinted from Brookline Journal - May, August, 1954 *

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