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1971 Appalachian League

1971 > Class Rookie > League History
Overall: 272 games, 8 teams, approx. 68 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1970 / 1972
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1970 / 1972

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1970 / 1972

League Standings

Regular Season

June 23, 1971 to August 28, 1971 · 70 games

North Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Bluefield Orioles BAL 42 27 .609 --
Pulaski Phillies PHI 36 32 .529 5.5
Wytheville Braves ATL 35 34 .507 7
Covington Astros HOU 33 35 .485 8.5

South Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Kingsport Royals KCR 38 30 .559 --
Marion Mets NYM 33 35 .485 5
Bristol Tigers DET 31 35 .470 6
Johnson City Yankees NYY 24 44 .353 14

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
Pulaski Phillies PHI 20.4 4.79 68 2495 2157 326 541 93 20 35 270 47 7 284 535 .251 .340 .361 .701 779 15 21 18 2
Wytheville Braves ATL 19.8 4.68 69 2437 2144 323 541 76 15 28 258 40 18 243 423 .252 .334 .341 .675 731 25 14 11 3
Covington Astros HOU 18.7 4.62 68 2402 2163 314 538 91 17 24 253 58 13 178 501 .249 .308 .340 .648 735 16 26 19 9
Kingsport Royals KCR 20.2 4.47 68 2381 2032 304 474 77 10 33 239 60 18 287 438 .233 .330 .330 .660 670 13 34 15 4
Bluefield Orioles BAL 18.8 4.26 69 2463 2179 294 573 80 21 20 246 53 21 235 452 .263 .337 .346 .683 755 14 23 12 7
Johnson City Yankees NYY 18.6 4.24 68 2495 2195 288 521 90 16 33 240 43 11 241 493 .237 .318 .338 .656 742 27 16 16 7
Marion Mets NYM 18.5 3.94 68 2342 2111 268 494 62 10 32 214 68 19 194 469 .234 .303 .318 .621 672 19 8 10 1
Bristol Tigers DET 19.0 3.48 66 2235 1971 230 449 60 20 33 195 21 7 225 540 .228 .309 .329 .638 648 11 19 9 1
League Totals 19.3 4.31 544 19250 16952 2347 4131 629 129 238 1915 390 114 1887 3851 .244 .323 .338 .661 5732 140 161 110 34

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
Kingsport Royals KCR 19.6 3.54 38 30 .559 3.19 68 68 46 22 8 14 545.0 520 241 193 35 152 3 475 11 0 19 1.233 8.6 0.6 2.5 7.8 3.13
Bristol Tigers DET 18.5 4.08 31 35 .470 3.73 66 66 52 14 1 13 517.0 498 269 214 22 230 13 407 11 4 31 1.408 8.7 0.4 4.0 7.1 1.77
Marion Mets NYM 19.5 4.10 33 35 .485 3.68 68 68 50 18 3 13 543.0 471 279 222 42 237 3 510 19 3 26 1.304 7.8 0.7 3.9 8.5 2.15
Pulaski Phillies PHI 19.2 4.25 36 32 .529 3.77 68 68 39 29 5 11 551.0 489 289 231 25 266 10 447 15 5 38 1.370 8.0 0.4 4.3 7.3 1.68
Bluefield Orioles BAL 19.0 4.29 42 27 .609 3.71 69 69 53 16 8 20 561.0 519 296 231 33 243 2 519 20 3 51 1.358 8.3 0.5 3.9 8.3 2.14
Wytheville Braves ATL 19.7 4.57 35 34 .507 3.65 69 69 47 22 7 11 545.0 526 315 221 37 245 0 484 21 1 51 1.415 8.7 0.6 4.0 8.0 1.98
Covington Astros HOU 18.4 4.74 33 35 .485 3.83 68 68 46 22 7 8 550.0 537 322 234 21 260 2 519 25 3 60 1.449 8.8 0.3 4.3 8.5 2.00
Johnson City Yankees NYY 19.6 4.94 24 44 .353 4.13 68 68 50 18 8 7 554.0 571 336 254 23 254 1 490 18 1 50 1.489 9.3 0.4 4.1 8.0 1.93
League Totals 19.2 4.31 272 272 .500 3.71 544 544 383 161 47 97 4366.0 4131 2347 1800 238 1887 34 3851 140 20 326 1.378 8.5 0.5 3.9 7.9 2.04

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Kingsport Royals KCR 68 1635 627 97 39 .959 9 Owen Friend
Pulaski Phillies PHI 68 1652 646 113 40 .953 29 Harry Lloyd
Bristol Tigers DET 66 1551 643 110 38 .952 17 n/a
Bluefield Orioles BAL 69 1684 641 120 57 .951 18 Jimmie Schaffer
Wytheville Braves ATL 69 1634 622 142 40 .941 34 n/a
Johnson City Yankees NYY 68 1663 681 154 61 .938 25 Jerry Walker
Marion Mets NYM 68 1629 617 149 50 .938 27 Chuck Hiller
Covington Astros HOU 68 1650 641 179 42 .928 48 Billy Smith
League Totals 544 13098 5118 1064 367 .945 207