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1976 Syracuse Chiefs

1976 > Class AAA > 1976 International League
Overall: 82-57
Scored 681 runs, Allowed 645 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-66

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Bobby Cox
Represented: Syracuse, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1975 / 1977

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Dell Alston* 23 130 579 516 87 145 26 9 12 66 18 10 56 49 .281 .351 .436 .787 225 0 7 0
2 Wayne Benson 25 11 31 25 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 8 .160 .300 .160 .460 4 0 1 0
3 Dave Bergman* 23 134 546 455 68 134 23 2 7 65 17 6 77 73 .295 .393 .400 .793 182 2 4 8
4 Juan Bernhardt 22 101 417 380 41 115 24 0 8 57 1 3 22 37 .303 .343 .429 .772 163 5 3 7
5 Rick Bladt 29 130 541 453 81 129 21 4 9 60 10 8 70 59 .285 .385 .408 .794 185 8 4 6
6 Buck Darrow 24 42 138 112 16 23 3 0 2 12 2 2 21 19 .205 .331 .286 .617 32 0 5 0
7 Kerry Dineen* 23 59 206 166 21 42 12 3 0 22 7 3 31 19 .253 .365 .361 .726 60 1 3 5
8 Dennis Irwin 22 29 113 96 12 26 3 1 4 10 1 0 13 18 .271 .360 .448 .808 43 1 2 1
9 Bob Kammeyer 25 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Mickey Klutts 21 119 477 430 75 137 22 3 24 80 3 3 35 87 .319 .371 .551 .922 237 4 2 6
11 Gene Locklear* 26 16 71 60 7 18 3 1 2 8 2 0 9 10 .300 .408 .483 .892 29 2 0 0
12 Tommy Matchick* 32 93 357 321 41 85 16 3 4 44 0 0 28 63 .265 .321 .371 .692 119 0 5 3 Stats for 2 teams
13 Eugene McElwain* 25 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Scott McGregor# 22 33 10 8 0 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 .375 .500 .500 1.000 4 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
15 Alvin McGrew 24 54 155 126 20 23 4 2 1 8 1 2 23 28 .183 .311 .270 .581 34 1 4 1 Stats for 2 teams
16 Billy Parker 34 29 101 88 12 19 5 0 0 8 1 0 12 26 .216 .310 .273 .583 24 0 1 0
17 Nelson Pichardo 26 35 118 109 13 26 3 0 0 8 1 2 2 11 .239 .263 .266 .529 29 2 4 1
18 Robert Polinsky 25 46 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Domingo Ramos 18 11 43 39 7 10 2 1 0 8 0 0 4 11 .256 .326 .359 .685 14 0 0 0
20 Dennis Sherrill 20 5 13 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .000 .231 .000 .231 0 2 0 0
21 Bill Stearns 26 74 231 196 23 43 8 0 3 27 0 0 29 28 .219 .319 .306 .625 60 0 5 1
22 Rick Stelmaszek* 27 74 270 214 30 47 10 0 2 23 0 1 49 26 .220 .365 .294 .659 63 0 7 0
23 Terry Whitfield* 23 138 590 525 81 152 25 6 16 89 2 4 56 71 .290 .361 .451 .812 237 5 0 4
24 George Zeber# 25 118 477 397 59 99 16 2 6 43 4 4 63 60 .249 .357 .345 .702 137 6 6 5
24 Players 24.7 139 5290 4554 681 1243 219 37 98 627 71 49 593 677 .273 .359 .402 .760 1830 39 60 44 67
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Rick Anderson 22 0 0 3.00 6 0 0 0 1 9.0 5 3 3 0 8 1 4 1 0 1 1.444 5.0 0.0 8.0 4.0 0.50
2 Jim Beattie 21 5 5 .500 6.03 17 17 2 0 0 100.0 106 76 67 8 80 3 74 5 1 7 1.860 9.5 0.7 7.2 6.7 0.93
3 Ken Clay 22 11 8 .579 4.12 30 24 8 1 1 168.0 202 94 77 6 67 5 87 2 2 8 1.601 10.8 0.3 3.6 4.7 1.30
4 Scott Delgatti 22 0 0 6.00 2 0 0 0 1 3.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1.333 9.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.00
5 Ron Guidry* 25 5 1 .833 0.68 22 0 0 0 9 40.0 16 5 3 0 13 3 50 0 0 0 0.725 3.6 0.0 2.9 11.2 3.85
6 Doug Heinold 21 4 9 .308 4.73 17 16 4 0 0 97.0 128 59 51 7 33 2 30 2 0 4 1.660 11.9 0.6 3.1 2.8 0.91
7 Bob Kammeyer 25 3 1 .750 4.07 10 6 2 0 1 42.0 49 21 19 5 16 1 13 1 1 1 1.548 10.5 1.1 3.4 2.8 0.81
8 Eugene McElwain* 25 1 0 1.000 4.09 10 0 0 0 0 22.0 23 12 10 5 16 1 8 1 1 1 1.773 9.4 2.0 6.5 3.3 0.50
9 Scott McGregor* 22 12 6 .667 3.06 24 23 14 6 0 162.0 159 59 55 8 40 2 85 2 1 4 1.228 8.8 0.4 2.2 4.7 2.13 Stats for 2 teams
10 Neal Mersch 24 4 3 .571 5.30 20 4 1 0 0 56.0 68 35 33 10 27 6 27 1 1 2 1.696 10.9 1.6 4.3 4.3 1.00
11 Billy Parker 34 0 0 22.50 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 6 5 1 3 0 2 0 0 2 3.500 18.0 4.5 13.5 9.0 0.67
12 Gil Patterson 20 7 2 .778 2.92 10 10 6 0 0 77.0 71 30 25 1 34 1 40 1 0 2 1.364 8.3 0.1 4.0 4.7 1.18
13 Robert Polinsky 25 4 8 .333 3.29 46 1 0 0 13 93.0 83 44 34 5 49 9 67 3 1 2 1.419 8.0 0.5 4.7 6.5 1.37
14 Ken Reynolds* 29 1 2 .333 9.82 7 2 0 0 0 11.0 18 14 12 0 14 1 8 0 1 3 2.909 14.7 0.0 11.5 6.5 0.57
15 Ed Ricks 25 10 6 .625 4.24 22 18 4 0 0 123.0 129 73 58 13 81 2 68 6 1 7 1.707 9.4 1.0 5.9 5.0 0.84
16 Rick Sawyer 28 9 4 .692 2.75 19 18 8 0 0 134.0 125 55 41 10 38 4 65 5 0 4 1.216 8.4 0.7 2.6 4.4 1.71
17 John Sielicki* 24 8 2 .800 2.96 15 12 1 0 1 82.0 87 38 27 4 32 1 39 1 2 1 1.451 9.5 0.4 3.5 4.3 1.22
18 Jim York 28 6 1 .857 5.34 22 1 0 0 0 59.0 74 42 35 6 22 3 24 3 0 4 1.627 11.3 0.9 3.4 3.7 1.09
18 Players 23.9 82 57 .590 4.01 139 139 97 42 2 27 1193.0 1272 645 532 85 560 45 651 33 12 51 1.536 9.6 0.6 4.2 4.9 1.16
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Rick Stelmaszek 67 306 35 6 10 .983 5.09 10
Bill Stearns 62 242 40 4 5 .986 4.55 13
Dennis Irwin 29 145 11 5 0 .969 5.38 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Bergman 122 1199 80 10 107 .992 10.48
Juan Bernhardt 18 164 13 0 21 1.000 9.83

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Zeber 114 237 377 19 82 .970 5.39
Buck Darrow 24 41 61 6 15 .944 4.25
Nelson Pichardo 7 11 19 1 5 .968 4.29
Tommy Matchick 6 7 16 1 3 .958 3.83 Stats for 2 teams
Billy Parker 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan Bernhardt 82 66 174 19 24 .927 2.93
Tommy Matchick 64 44 103 10 17 .936 2.30 Stats for 2 teams
Billy Parker 11 7 19 2 2 .929 2.36
Nelson Pichardo 9 9 14 2 2 .920 2.56
Buck Darrow 8 6 13 4 2 .826 2.38
Mickey Klutts 3 0 3 2 0 .600 1.00
Rick Bladt 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mickey Klutts 114 191 290 28 83 .945 4.22
Nelson Pichardo 11 23 39 4 8 .939 5.64
Domingo Ramos 10 13 20 2 2 .943 3.30
Buck Darrow 6 12 14 4 4 .867 4.33
Dennis Sherrill 5 8 11 0 2 1.000 3.80

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Terry Whitfield 124 208 13 15 3 .936 1.78
Dell Alston 102 183 6 11 2 .945 1.85
Rick Bladt 99 190 14 4 2 .981 2.06
Kerry Dineen 54 104 3 2 1 .982 1.98
Alvin McGrew 44 78 3 0 1 1.000 1.84 Stats for 2 teams
Dave Bergman 12 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.33
Gene Locklear 8 14 0 2 0 .875 1.75
Bill Stearns 5 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.40
Wayne Benson 4 2 0 1 0 .667 0.50
Juan Bernhardt 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Polinsky 46 6 17 0 0 1.000 0.50
Ken Clay 30 13 37 4 2 .926 1.67
Scott McGregor 24 15 36 1 0 .981 2.13 Stats for 2 teams
Ron Guidry 22 3 3 1 1 .857 0.27
Ed Ricks 22 4 17 1 0 .955 0.95
Jim York 22 1 8 1 0 .900 0.41
Neal Mersch 20 6 7 0 0 1.000 0.65
Rick Sawyer 19 11 25 1 2 .973 1.89
Jim Beattie 17 9 23 2 2 .941 1.88
Doug Heinold 17 10 22 3 2 .914 1.88
John Sielicki 15 5 9 1 0 .933 0.93
Bob Kammeyer 10 3 9 0 0 1.000 1.20
Eugene McElwain 10 1 2 0 1 1.000 0.30
Gil Patterson 10 7 16 1 0 .958 2.30
Ken Reynolds 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.29
Rick Anderson 6 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Scott Delgatti 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Billy Parker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dell Alston 23 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 22, 1952 Valhalla, NY, US
Rick Anderson 22 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 25, 1953 Inglewood, CA, US
Jim Beattie 21 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Jul 4, 1954 Hampton, VA, US
Wayne Benson 25 R R 5' 11.0" 195 1951
Dave Bergman 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 6, 1953 Evanston, IL, US
Juan Bernhardt 22 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 31, 1953 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Rick Bladt 29 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Dec 9, 1946 Santa Cruz, CA, US
Ken Clay 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Apr 6, 1954 Lynchburg, VA, US
Buck Darrow 24 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Aug 31, 1951 Portland, OR, US
Scott Delgatti 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1954
Kerry Dineen 23 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 1, 1952 Englewood, NJ, US
Ron Guidry 25 L L 5' 11.0" 161 Aug 28, 1950 Lafayette, LA, US
Doug Heinold 21 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Jan 12, 1955 Victoria, TX, US
Dennis Irwin 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jan 11, 1954 Tulare, CA, US
Bob Kammeyer 25 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 2, 1950 Kansas City, KS, US
Mickey Klutts 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 20, 1954 Montebello, CA, US
Gene Locklear 26 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 19, 1949 Lumberton, NC, US
Tommy Matchick 32 L R 6' 1.0" 173 Sep 7, 1943 Hazleton, PA, US
Eugene McElwain 25 L L 6' 2.0" 195 1951
Scott McGregor 22 S L 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 18, 1954 Inglewood, CA, US
Alvin McGrew 24 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Sep 22, 1951 Fairfield, AL, US
Neal Mersch 24 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 27, 1951 Covington, KY, US
Billy Parker 34 R R 5' 8.0" 168 Jan 14, 1942 Hayneville, AL, US
Gil Patterson 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 5, 1955 Philadelphia, PA, US
Nelson Pichardo 26 R R 5' 9.0" 132 May 5, 1950
Robert Polinsky 25 R R 6' 4.0" 202 Jun 21, 1951 Coaldale, PA, US
Domingo Ramos 18 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Mar 29, 1958 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Ken Reynolds 29 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 4, 1947 Trevose, PA, US
Ed Ricks 25 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Jan 5, 1951
Rick Sawyer 28 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Apr 7, 1948 Bakersfield, CA, US
Dennis Sherrill 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 May 3, 1956 Miami, FL, US
John Sielicki 24 S L 6' 4.0" 205 Oct 12, 1951 Hartford, CT, US
Bill Stearns 26 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Oct 24, 1949
Rick Stelmaszek 27 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 8, 1948 Chicago, IL, US
Terry Whitfield 23 L R 6' 1.0" 197 Jan 12, 1953 Blythe, CA, US
Jim York 28 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 27, 1947 Maywood, CA, US
George Zeber 25 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 29, 1950 Ellwood City, PA, US

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