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1962 South Atlantic League

1962 > Class A > League History
Overall: 559 games, 8 teams, approx. 139 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961 / 1963
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1961 / 1963

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1961 / 1963

League Standings

Regular Season

April 13, 1962 to September 1, 1962
Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Savannah/Lynchburg White Sox CHW 92 47 .662 --
Knoxville Smokies DET 86 54 .614 6.5
Macon Peaches CIN 80 59 .576 12
Asheville Tourists PIT 70 70 .500 22.5
Greenville Spinners LAD 65 75 .464 27.5
Augusta Yankees NYY 57 83 .407 35.5
Portsmouth-Norfolk Tides STL 55 85 .393 37.5
Charlotte Hornets MIN 54 86 .386 38.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Savannah/Lynchburg White Sox CHW 23.7 6.00 139 5454 4574 834 1290 191 44 127 730 87 728 786 .282 .382 .426 .809 1950 109 41 68 43 54
Macon Peaches CIN 22.2 5.57 139 5367 4605 774 1253 231 42 86 659 96 609 762 .272 .358 .397 .755 1826 86 27 93 33 46
Asheville Tourists PIT 23.4 4.99 140 5232 4530 699 1175 197 24 148 628 82 559 946 .259 .343 .411 .755 1864 122 38 72 33 30
Greenville Spinners LAD 23.7 4.87 140 5561 4736 682 1244 194 61 73 613 39 673 830 .263 .357 .376 .732 1779 131 42 68 42 44
Knoxville Smokies DET 22.6 4.80 140 5441 4691 672 1234 184 60 82 593 55 618 835 .263 .350 .380 .731 1784 127 36 50 46 55
Portsmouth-Norfolk Tides STL 23.0 4.39 140 5247 4611 614 1136 183 26 117 535 62 502 856 .246 .321 .373 .695 1722 127 25 70 39 43
Charlotte Hornets MIN 25.5 4.25 140 5427 4736 595 1173 187 34 94 528 42 569 720 .248 .329 .361 .690 1710 111 19 71 32 48
Augusta Yankees NYY 22.5 4.06 140 5349 4588 569 1100 163 42 86 493 34 634 891 .240 .333 .350 .683 1605 76 24 69 34 35
League Totals 23.3 4.86 1118 43078 37071 5439 9605 1530 333 813 4779 497 4892 6626 .259 .347 .384 .731 14240 889 252 561 302 355

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Knoxville Smokies DET 22.7 4.07 86 54 .614 3.24 140 140 88 52 12 1238.0 1082 570 446 86 613 34 860 29 4 46 5341 1.369 7.9 0.6 4.5 6.3 1.40
Macon Peaches CIN 23.4 4.41 80 59 .576 3.79 139 139 91 48 10 1211.0 1171 613 510 116 613 56 815 38 8 52 5301 1.473 8.7 0.9 4.6 6.1 1.33
Savannah/Lynchburg White Sox CHW 22.4 4.41 92 47 .662 3.72 139 139 93 46 9 1195.0 1157 613 494 99 538 50 864 41 4 63 5220 1.418 8.7 0.7 4.1 6.5 1.61
Asheville Tourists PIT 24.5 4.86 70 70 .500 4.06 140 140 96 44 7 1198.0 1161 680 540 100 619 52 780 32 6 72 5285 1.486 8.7 0.8 4.7 5.9 1.26
Charlotte Hornets MIN 24.1 4.88 54 86 .386 3.92 140 140 107 33 7 1242.0 1260 683 541 100 558 51 816 32 3 54 5499 1.464 9.1 0.7 4.0 5.9 1.46
Augusta Yankees NYY 20.7 4.99 57 83 .407 4.09 140 140 111 29 6 1205.0 1173 698 547 79 716 36 838 29 3 86 5386 1.568 8.8 0.6 5.3 6.3 1.17
Greenville Spinners LAD 23.5 5.43 65 75 .464 4.60 140 140 92 48 3 1234.0 1337 760 631 77 646 29 821 29 5 62 5597 1.607 9.8 0.6 4.7 6.0 1.27
Portsmouth-Norfolk Tides STL 22.7 5.87 55 85 .393 5.16 140 140 98 42 4 1211.0 1264 822 694 156 589 47 832 22 1 95 5456 1.530 9.4 1.2 4.4 6.2 1.41
League Totals 23.0 4.86 559 559 .500 4.07 1118 1118 776 342 58 9734.0 9605 5439 4403 813 4892 355 6626 252 34 530 43085 1.489 8.9 0.8 4.5 6.1 1.35

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Knoxville Smokies DET 140 3714 1615 177 149 .968 14 Frank Carswell
Macon Peaches CIN 139 3634 1431 175 167 .967 18 Dave Bristol
Savannah/Lynchburg White Sox CHW 139 3584 1456 190 124 .964 48 n/a
Asheville Tourists PIT 140 3593 1581 194 153 .964 23 Ray Hathaway
Greenville Spinners LAD 140 3702 1465 198 116 .963 11 Roy Hartsfield
Augusta Yankees NYY 140 3614 1455 195 150 .963 20 Ernie White
Portsmouth-Norfolk Tides STL 140 3632 1432 213 121 .960 27 Chase Riddle
Charlotte Hornets MIN 140 3725 1567 248 118 .955 42 Red Robbins
League Totals 1118 29198 12002 1590 1098 .963 203