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1962 Grand Forks Chiefs

1962 > Class C > 1962 Northern League
Overall: 72-52
Scored 661 runs, Allowed 531 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-50

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Tom Saffell
Represented: Grand Forks, ND
Ballpark: Municipal Park (Grand Forks, ND)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961 / 1963

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 Don Bosch# 19 114 487 407 87 104 13 4 7 43 29 75 85 .256 .373 .359 .732 146 2 2 1 0
2 Tommy Cobb 22 4 7 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .400 .500 .400 .900 2 0 1 0
3 Mike Derrick* 18 115 487 415 71 127 29 5 11 73 5 63 80 .306 .398 .480 .877 199 3 2 4 6
4 Donald Dichiara* 24 27 74 62 8 13 1 0 1 12 2 12 10 .210 .338 .274 .612 17 0 0 0 0
5 Bill Drabble 24 27 22 19 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .053 .100 .053 .153 1 0 2 0 0
6 John Eades 20 16 32 30 0 9 2 0 0 3 0 1 5 .300 .323 .367 .689 11 0 1 0 0
7 Kenneth Frankfort 20 52 157 117 19 18 1 1 0 12 0 33 34 .154 .342 .179 .521 21 2 2 3 1
8 Juan Gener 20 5 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 2 0
9 Troy Giles 21 26 75 69 7 11 3 0 0 4 0 2 19 .159 .183 .203 .386 14 0 4 0 0
10 Harry Land 18 10 39 32 5 5 1 0 0 4 0 6 10 .156 .308 .188 .495 6 1 0 0 0
11 Ken Larsen 21 16 49 38 5 11 3 1 0 7 0 6 15 .289 .386 .421 .807 16 0 5 0 0
12 John Massey 23 9 23 19 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 .053 .182 .053 .234 1 0 1 0
13 Claude Meinhard 20 5 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Albert Muench 26 124 502 409 63 100 14 4 2 46 5 76 61 .244 .367 .313 .680 128 6 6 5 1
15 Bruce Newton 21 32 62 52 5 7 1 0 0 3 0 6 24 .135 .224 .154 .378 8 0 4 0 0
16 Larry Nichols 22 75 291 245 32 50 4 6 2 20 1 38 70 .204 .321 .294 .614 72 4 4 0 2
17 Jim Price 20 104 416 368 44 104 25 1 13 79 5 31 35 .283 .345 .462 .807 170 8 2 7 4
18 Silvano Quezada 22 38 22 21 2 3 1 2 0 2 0 1 11 .143 .182 .381 .563 8 0 0 0 0
19 Vic Ramirez 21 123 544 434 102 126 20 6 10 53 18 92 90 .290 .413 .433 .846 188 3 9 6 3
20 Tom Saffell* 40 9 9 6 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 3 1 .500 .667 .667 1.333 4 0 0 0
21 Roberto Sanchez 28 115 483 398 69 107 20 4 11 74 19 73 53 .269 .383 .422 .805 168 4 3 5 4
22 Kevin Scarpelli# 23 9 13 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 3 .200 .667 .200 .867 1 0 1 0
23 Robert Sinkewicz 20 13 24 19 5 5 0 0 0 1 0 5 9 .263 .417 .263 .680 5 0 0 0 0
24 Jerry Steffey* 19 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
25 Hector Urbano 20 9 8 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 .000 .286 .000 .286 0 0 1 0
26 Lyle VanBoeyen 22 25 55 48 2 7 2 0 0 0 0 1 18 .146 .163 .188 .351 9 0 6 0 0
27 Jose Vidal 22 32 136 109 26 26 1 0 4 22 2 25 22 .239 .382 .358 .740 39 1 0 1 1
28 Kenneth Weber 22 57 165 146 17 29 4 0 2 17 2 18 55 .199 .287 .267 .554 39 0 1 0 1
29 Dave Wissman* 21 119 520 454 85 111 19 2 11 70 12 50 81 .244 .320 .368 .688 167 4 4 8 4
30 Lawrence Zuidmuider 21 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
30 Players 21.8 125 4722 3946 661 981 163 37 74 553 100 633 815 .249 .355 .365 .720 1440 41 38 64 41 27
* - 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 Tommy Cobb 22 0 1 .000 4.00 4 4 0 0 18.0 13 12 8 1 19 0 8 0 1 4 1.778 6.5 0.5 9.5 4.0 0.42
2 Bill Drabble 24 1 1 .500 4.70 22 0 0 0 44.0 37 33 23 2 58 1 21 0 0 3 2.159 7.6 0.4 11.9 4.3 0.36
3 John Eades 20 6 3 .667 3.78 14 12 3 1 69.0 58 41 29 5 46 2 38 3 1 4 1.507 7.6 0.7 6.0 5.0 0.83
4 Juan Gener 20 2 1 .667 8.18 5 5 1 0 22.0 31 20 20 4 16 0 15 1 1 3 2.136 12.7 1.6 6.5 6.1 0.94
5 Troy Giles 21 18 5 .783 1.72 26 23 20 3 194.0 151 49 37 11 55 3 122 5 0 6 1.062 7.0 0.5 2.6 5.7 2.22
6 Ken Larsen 21 9 5 .643 2.11 16 14 11 2 115.0 98 33 27 3 43 5 93 2 1 3 1.226 7.7 0.2 3.4 7.3 2.16
7 John Massey 23 2 4 .333 4.50 9 8 4 0 56.0 52 35 28 2 51 2 40 3 1 4 1.839 8.4 0.3 8.2 6.4 0.78
8 Claude Meinhard 20 2 2 .500 8.50 5 2 0 0 18.0 24 18 17 2 11 0 16 1 0 0 1.944 12.0 1.0 5.5 8.0 1.45
9 Bruce Newton 21 8 6 .571 4.41 31 15 8 0 153.0 167 85 75 14 56 6 61 8 0 2 1.458 9.8 0.8 3.3 3.6 1.09
10 Silvano Quezada 22 8 8 .500 3.58 38 0 0 0 73.0 77 34 29 5 25 7 39 2 0 1 1.397 9.5 0.6 3.1 4.8 1.56
11 Tom Saffell 40 0 0 18.00 1 0 0 0 3.0 9 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 3.333 27.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.00
12 Robert Sinkewicz 20 1 2 .333 7.05 10 5 1 0 37.0 37 31 29 2 37 0 23 3 4 2 2.000 9.0 0.5 9.0 5.6 0.62
13 Jerry Steffey* 19 0 0 12.00 3 1 0 0 3.0 7 5 4 0 5 2 3 0 0 2 4.000 21.0 0.0 15.0 9.0 0.60
14 Hector Urbano 20 1 1 .500 3.68 6 3 1 0 22.0 21 13 9 0 15 0 12 1 0 1 1.636 8.6 0.0 6.1 4.9 0.80
15 Lyle VanBoeyen 22 9 8 .529 4.17 25 22 5 0 136.0 128 81 63 7 89 0 79 8 1 9 1.596 8.5 0.5 5.9 5.2 0.89
16 Jose Vidal 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 27.0
17 Kenneth Weber 22 5 5 .500 4.20 13 11 8 2 75.0 88 35 35 8 36 2 36 2 0 4 1.653 10.6 1.0 4.3 4.3 1.00
18 Lawrence Zuidmuider* 21 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1.500 9.0 0.0 4.5 9.0 2.00
18 Players 21.5 72 52 .581 3.80 125 125 63 62 9 1040.0 1000 531 439 67 564 30 609 39 10 49 4627 1.504 8.7 0.6 4.9 5.3 1.08
* - 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
Jim Price 86 435 55 6 11 .988 5.70 11
Kenneth Frankfort 45 203 24 5 2 .978 5.04 7

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Derrick 114 960 68 29 106 .973 9.02
Jim Price 10 62 8 0 14 1.000 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Albert Muench 124 302 340 23 97 .965 5.18

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Wissman 115 119 235 39 29 .901 3.08

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roberto Sanchez 115 219 313 32 71 .943 4.63
Harry Land 10 19 33 8 6 .867 5.20

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vic Ramirez 122 186 13 8 4 .961 1.63
Don Bosch 109 263 17 6 1 .979 2.57
Larry Nichols 74 130 12 7 0 .953 1.92
Kenneth Weber 33 33 5 1 2 .974 1.15
Jose Vidal 32 42 3 2 1 .957 1.41
Donald Dichiara 14 14 2 2 0 .889 1.14

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Silvano Quezada 38 5 19 0 1 1.000 0.63
Bruce Newton 31 9 41 3 3 .943 1.61
Troy Giles 26 9 38 3 3 .940 1.81
Lyle VanBoeyen 25 10 24 4 0 .895 1.36
Bill Drabble 22 6 7 4 1 .765 0.59
Ken Larsen 16 4 17 0 0 1.000 1.31
John Eades 14 5 20 0 0 1.000 1.79
Kenneth Weber 13 4 16 0 2 1.000 1.54
Robert Sinkewicz 10 1 8 3 2 .750 0.90
John Massey 9 0.00
Hector Urbano 6 0.00
Juan Gener 5 0.00
Claude Meinhard 5 0.00
Tommy Cobb 4 0.00
Jerry Steffey 3 0.00
Tom Saffell 1 0.00
Jose Vidal 1 0.00
Lawrence Zuidmuider 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Don Bosch 19 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 15, 1942 San Francisco, CA, US
Tommy Cobb 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1940
Mike Derrick 18 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 19, 1943 Columbia, SC, US
Donald Dichiara 24 L L 6' 0.0" 190 1938
Bill Drabble 24 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Feb 8, 1938 Oakland, CA, US
John Eades 20 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1942
Kenneth Frankfort 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1942
Juan Gener 20 R R 6' 4.0" 160 1942
Troy Giles 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 13, 1941 Clinton, TN, US
Harry Land 18 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 11, 1943
Ken Larsen 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 23, 1941 Chicago, IL, US
John Massey 23 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 30, 1938 Port Neches, TX, US
Claude Meinhard 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 13, 1941 Cumberland County, VA, US
Albert Muench 26 R R 6' 0.0" 172 1936
Bruce Newton 21 R R 6' 3.0" 178 1941
Larry Nichols 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1940
Jim Price 20 R R 6' 0.0" 192 Oct 13, 1941 Harrisburg, PA, US
Silvano Quezada 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 13, 1939 Sabana de la Mar, Hato Mayor, DO
Vic Ramirez 21 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Aug 26, 1940
Tom Saffell 40 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 26, 1921 Etowah, TN, US
Roberto Sanchez 28 R R 5' 6.0" 160 Jan 31, 1934 Camaguey, Camaguey, CU
Kevin Scarpelli 23 S R 5' 10.0" 180 1939
Robert Sinkewicz 20 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Aug 27, 1941 New Britain, CT, US
Jerry Steffey 19 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1943
Hector Urbano 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 28, 1941 Bolivar, VE
Lyle VanBoeyen 22 R R 6' 4.0" 185 1940
Jose Vidal 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 3, 1940 Batey Lechuga, El Seibo, DO
Kenneth Weber 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1940
Dave Wissman 21 L R 6' 2.0" 178 Feb 17, 1941 Greenfield, MA, US
Lawrence Zuidmuider 21 R L 6' 3.0" 175 1941

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