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1971 Monroe Pirates

1971 > Class A > 1971 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 44-77
Scored 535 runs, Allowed 710 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 45-76

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Tom Saffell
Represented: Monroe, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a

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 Bradley Albertsen* 19 39 120 110 16 25 4 0 0 14 1 0 7 22 .227 .275 .264 .539 29 1 0 2
2 Tony Armas 17 31 93 88 7 20 3 0 1 10 1 0 3 30 .227 .253 .295 .548 26 0 2 0
3 Charles Arrendale 22 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 John Bedard 18 10 22 19 2 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 8 .263 .300 .316 .616 6 0 2 0
5 Thomas Bell* 25 30 31 27 1 6 1 0 0 6 0 0 2 7 .222 .300 .259 .559 7 1 1 0
6 Phillip Brooks 21 12 15 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 4 0
7 John Cabral* 21 37 15 11 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 7 .091 .231 .091 .322 1 0 2 0
8 Lafayette Currence# 19 34 48 45 5 11 2 0 0 4 0 0 1 16 .244 .261 .289 .550 13 0 2 0
9 Rod Dirks* 19 4 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
10 Allen Dukate 22 4 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
11 Michael Fuchs* 23 7 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
12 Dick Grimaldi 22 18 17 16 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .063 .063 .063 .125 1 0 1 0
13 Carl Hewlett 23 4 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Scott Johnson 19 6 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0
15 Elliott Jones 22 11 20 19 1 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 .263 .263 .368 .632 7 0 1 0
16 Gary Kelley 19 47 106 98 12 18 3 1 1 5 0 0 8 38 .184 .245 .265 .511 26 0 0 0
17 Juan Lebron 20 9 31 27 2 9 3 2 0 6 0 0 2 6 .333 .400 .593 .993 16 1 1 0
18 Richard Licini* 24 86 318 263 47 80 14 0 18 58 2 1 47 58 .304 .412 .563 .975 148 4 0 4
19 Scott Lyman 20 17 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0
20 Michael Marine 21 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
21 John McGraw -- 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
22 Kenneth Melvin 20 98 341 311 37 75 9 2 12 43 6 5 28 75 .241 .305 .399 .704 124 1 0 1
23 Mario Mendoza 20 106 384 364 45 85 11 1 7 36 7 3 13 77 .234 .266 .327 .593 119 3 4 0
24 Gary Meyer 20 20 7 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .200 .429 .200 .629 1 0 0 0
25 John Morlan 23 11 23 20 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .050 .136 .050 .186 1 0 1 0
26 Steven Noriega 21 27 43 37 3 9 1 0 0 4 0 0 6 8 .243 .349 .270 .619 10 0 0 0
27 Ed Ott* 19 105 404 356 58 104 12 6 10 48 10 2 37 64 .292 .364 .444 .808 158 5 3 3
28 Dave Parker* 20 71 291 268 49 96 16 4 11 48 18 1 18 41 .358 .401 .571 .972 153 2 2 1
29 Ovidio Polanco 20 114 451 401 60 91 9 2 0 23 26 9 41 105 .227 .304 .259 .564 104 4 4 1
30 Victor Price 20 111 436 406 51 108 18 1 16 74 3 3 24 101 .266 .310 .433 .743 176 3 0 3
31 Joseph Say 20 89 305 263 27 60 8 0 5 32 2 0 34 59 .228 .328 .316 .643 83 6 0 2
32 Eddie Sherlin# 20 47 180 163 26 39 3 1 4 12 7 0 17 35 .239 .311 .344 .655 56 0 0 0
33 John Simontacchi* 19 28 85 75 6 16 5 0 2 5 0 1 7 16 .213 .286 .360 .646 27 1 1 1
34 Rich Standart* 19 108 383 334 53 73 7 1 7 28 8 4 43 51 .219 .310 .308 .618 103 2 2 2
35 Kenneth Waiss 19 9 20 18 3 6 1 0 2 3 0 0 1 8 .333 .368 .722 1.091 13 0 1 0
36 Richard Wanless 24 17 35 24 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 16 .042 .207 .042 .249 1 1 6 0
37 Steve Williams* 20 20 38 33 5 8 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 10 .242 .306 .273 .578 9 0 2 0
38 Carmelo Ybes 21 26 55 45 8 10 1 0 0 3 1 0 10 11 .222 .364 .244 .608 11 0 0 0
38 Players 20.1 121 4362 3899 535 969 137 21 96 472 95 29 365 917 .249 .317 .368 .686 1436 37 42 19 7
* - 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 Charles Arrendale 22 1 2 .333 4.50 7 0 0 0 0 14.0 11 7 7 1 7 2 12 0 0 2 1.286 7.1 0.6 4.5 7.7 1.71
2 John Bedard 18 1 6 .143 7.10 10 10 2 0 0 52.0 58 44 41 10 39 2 31 2 1 7 1.865 10.0 1.7 6.8 5.4 0.79
3 Thomas Bell 25 5 7 .417 4.61 28 5 1 0 2 84.0 76 53 43 11 37 2 107 3 0 4 1.345 8.1 1.2 4.0 11.5 2.89
4 Phillip Brooks 21 2 5 .286 7.02 11 11 1 0 0 41.0 60 35 32 7 21 0 20 0 1 5 1.976 13.2 1.5 4.6 4.4 0.95
5 John Cabral* 21 1 2 .333 4.50 36 0 0 0 4 54.0 36 34 27 8 47 7 60 4 1 7 1.537 6.0 1.3 7.8 10.0 1.28
6 Lafayette Currence* 19 7 12 .368 4.36 29 17 5 0 0 130.0 136 85 63 15 67 2 117 3 1 22 1.562 9.4 1.0 4.6 8.1 1.75
7 Rod Dirks* 19 0 1 .000 6.43 4 2 0 0 0 14.0 14 15 10 0 19 2 12 0 1 5 2.357 9.0 0.0 12.2 7.7 0.63
8 Allen Dukate 22 0 1 .000 7.50 4 1 0 0 1 12.0 11 12 10 3 6 1 10 0 0 2 1.417 8.2 2.2 4.5 7.5 1.67
9 Michael Fuchs* 23 0 1 .000 5.85 7 0 0 0 0 20.0 25 18 13 1 28 3 16 2 0 6 2.650 11.2 0.4 12.6 7.2 0.57
10 Dick Grimaldi 22 1 2 .333 4.58 17 6 0 0 0 55.0 58 35 28 5 31 6 28 4 0 11 1.618 9.5 0.8 5.1 4.6 0.90
11 Carl Hewlett 23 2 0 1.000 6.88 4 0 0 0 0 17.0 18 15 13 1 13 2 23 0 0 2 1.824 9.5 0.5 6.9 12.2 1.77
12 Scott Johnson 19 0 2 .000 12.60 6 2 0 0 0 15.0 29 29 21 5 16 0 14 1 0 6 3.000 17.4 3.0 9.6 8.4 0.88
13 Elliott Jones 22 4 5 .444 5.77 11 10 1 1 0 53.0 55 36 34 8 20 0 39 1 0 4 1.415 9.3 1.4 3.4 6.6 1.95
14 Scott Lyman 20 1 2 .333 2.52 17 0 0 0 4 25.0 30 14 7 0 12 3 20 1 1 5 1.680 10.8 0.0 4.3 7.2 1.67
15 Michael Marine 21 0 0 4.91 4 2 0 0 0 11.0 13 6 6 1 9 0 8 0 0 0 2.000 10.6 0.8 7.4 6.5 0.89
16 John McGraw -- 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.333 0.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.00
17 Gary Meyer 20 4 1 .800 4.34 20 0 0 0 3 29.0 32 18 14 2 13 2 18 1 0 2 1.552 9.9 0.6 4.0 5.6 1.38
18 John Morlan 23 2 5 .286 5.25 11 11 1 0 0 60.0 69 50 35 11 20 0 46 2 0 6 1.483 10.4 1.6 3.0 6.9 2.30
19 Steven Noriega 21 2 2 .500 4.09 18 3 2 0 1 55.0 56 32 25 5 26 1 55 4 1 6 1.491 9.2 0.8 4.3 9.0 2.12
20 Rich Standart 19 0 0 9.00 4 0 0 0 1 4.0 7 4 4 1 2 0 4 1 0 0 2.250 15.8 2.2 4.5 9.0 2.00
21 Kenneth Waiss 19 3 6 .333 6.16 9 9 4 0 0 57.0 68 46 39 9 20 2 42 1 3 9 1.544 10.7 1.4 3.2 6.6 2.10
22 Richard Wanless 24 4 7 .364 4.40 17 15 2 0 0 94.0 100 64 46 11 63 1 72 6 0 14 1.734 9.6 1.1 6.0 6.9 1.14
23 Steve Williams* 20 4 8 .333 4.35 19 17 3 0 0 89.0 91 58 43 7 53 3 67 0 0 8 1.618 9.2 0.7 5.4 6.8 1.26
23 Players 21.1 44 77 .364 5.12 121 121 99 22 4 16 987.0 1053 710 561 122 570 41 822 36 10 133 1.644 9.6 1.1 5.2 7.5 1.44
* - 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
Joseph Say 82 544 55 5 5 .992 7.30 19
John Simontacchi 23 130 12 7 0 .953 6.17 15
Carmelo Ybes 21 127 10 3 1 .979 6.52 3
Juan Lebron 9 62 2 1 0 .985 7.11 5
Steven Noriega 1 7 1 1 0 .889 8.00 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Licini 80 571 34 10 52 .984 7.56
Rich Standart 48 321 23 4 20 .989 7.17
Steven Noriega 4 24 1 3 2 .893 6.25
Gary Kelley 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ovidio Polanco 76 122 180 21 42 .935 3.97
Eddie Sherlin 44 77 86 12 17 .931 3.70
Rich Standart 10 13 11 2 3 .923 2.40

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth Melvin 47 44 64 12 8 .900 2.30
Rich Standart 41 23 41 8 4 .889 1.56
Bradley Albertsen 29 14 39 10 2 .841 1.83
Mario Mendoza 20 11 39 3 3 .943 2.50
Eddie Sherlin 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mario Mendoza 87 128 223 27 39 .929 4.03
Ovidio Polanco 39 58 92 21 13 .877 3.85
Rich Standart 6 1 2 2 1 .600 0.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Victor Price 109 201 8 12 1 .946 1.92
Ed Ott 102 146 16 5 0 .970 1.59
Dave Parker 71 104 8 10 2 .918 1.58
Kenneth Melvin 45 48 7 9 2 .859 1.22
Tony Armas 30 37 3 6 0 .870 1.33
Gary Kelley 25 41 0 3 0 .932 1.64
Rich Standart 11 14 0 0 0 1.000 1.27

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Cabral 36 1 5 1 0 .857 0.17
Lafayette Currence 29 3 21 0 1 1.000 0.83
Thomas Bell 28 2 11 3 0 .813 0.46
Gary Meyer 20 2 11 1 1 .929 0.65
Steve Williams 19 2 14 1 0 .941 0.84
Steven Noriega 18 3 1 1 0 .800 0.22
Dick Grimaldi 17 5 3 1 0 .889 0.47
Scott Lyman 17 0 5 1 0 .833 0.29
Richard Wanless 17 8 25 2 0 .943 1.94
Phillip Brooks 11 3 5 1 0 .889 0.73
Elliott Jones 11 3 4 2 1 .778 0.64
John Morlan 11 3 12 0 0 1.000 1.36
John Bedard 10 8 10 0 0 1.000 1.80
Kenneth Waiss 9 6 7 0 0 1.000 1.44
Charles Arrendale 7 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.43
Michael Fuchs 7 2 8 1 0 .909 1.43
Scott Johnson 6 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.83
Rod Dirks 4 4 3 0 0 1.000 1.75
Allen Dukate 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Carl Hewlett 4 0 3 1 1 .750 0.75
Michael Marine 4 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.50
Rich Standart 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
John McGraw 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bradley Albertsen 19 L R 6' 2.0" 180 1952
Tony Armas 17 R R 5' 11.0" 182 Jul 2, 1953 Puerto Piritu, Anzoategui, VE
Charles Arrendale 22 R R 5' 8.0" 155 1949
John Bedard 18 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 9, 1952
Thomas Bell 25 L R 6' 1.0" 165 1946
Phillip Brooks 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1950
John Cabral 21 L L 5' 9.0" 160 1950
Lafayette Currence 19 S L 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 3, 1951 Rock Hill, SC, US
Rod Dirks 19 L L 6' 5.0" 194 Jul 18, 1951 Saskatoon, SK, CA
Allen Dukate 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1949
Michael Fuchs 23 L L 5' 11.0" 169 1948
Dick Grimaldi 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jul 19, 1948
Carl Hewlett 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1948
Scott Johnson 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 17, 1951
Elliott Jones 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1949
Gary Kelley 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1952
Juan Lebron 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 29, 1951
Richard Licini 24 L R 6' 3.0" 215 Jun 3, 1947
Scott Lyman 20 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1951
Michael Marine 21 R R 6' 3.0" 175 1950
John McGraw -- R R Unknown
Kenneth Melvin 20 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Feb 17, 1951
Mario Mendoza 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 26, 1950 Chihuahua, Chihuahua, MX
Gary Meyer 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1951
John Morlan 23 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Nov 22, 1947 Columbus, OH, US
Steven Noriega 21 R R 6' 3.0" 230 1950
Ed Ott 19 L R 5' 10.0" 190 Jul 11, 1951 Muncy, PA, US
Dave Parker 20 L R 6' 5.0" 230 Jun 9, 1951 Grenada, MS, US
Ovidio Polanco 20 R R 5' 8.0" 150 1951
Victor Price 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 7, 1951
Joseph Say 20 R R 1951
Eddie Sherlin 20 S R 5' 11.0" 160 1951
John Simontacchi 19 L R 6' 2.0" 205 1952
Rich Standart 19 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
Kenneth Waiss 19 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1952
Richard Wanless 24 R R 6' 0.0" 1947
Steve Williams 20 L L 6' 0.0" 187 Mar 11, 1951 Jamestown, NY, US
Carmelo Ybes 21 R R 5' 8.0" 167 1950

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