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1963 Cleveland Indians

1963 > Class Major League > 1963 American League
Overall: 79-83
Scored 635 runs, Allowed 702 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-88

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Birdie Tebbetts
Represented: Cleveland, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962 / 1964

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 Ted Abernathy 30 43 7 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .400 .500 .600 1.100 3 0 0 1 0 0
2 Joe Adcock 35 97 317 283 28 71 7 1 13 49 1 2 30 53 .251 .320 .420 .740 119 7 0 1 3 4
3 Tommie Agee 20 13 29 27 3 4 1 0 1 3 0 0 2 9 .148 .207 .296 .503 8 1 0 0 0 0
4 Bob Allen* 25 43 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 Max Alvis 25 158 660 602 81 165 32 7 22 67 9 7 36 109 .274 .324 .460 .784 277 6 10 8 4 2
6 Gary Bell 26 58 29 26 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .115 .148 .115 .264 3 0 0 2 0 0
7 Larry Brown 23 74 281 247 28 63 6 0 5 18 4 3 22 27 .255 .316 .340 .656 84 4 1 9 2 0
8 Ellis Burton# 26 26 35 31 6 6 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 4 .194 .286 .387 .673 12 1 0 0 0 0
9 Bob Chance* 22 16 54 52 5 15 4 0 2 7 0 1 1 10 .288 .302 .481 .783 25 1 0 1 0 0
10 Vic Davalillo* 26 90 394 370 44 108 18 5 7 36 3 3 16 41 .292 .321 .424 .746 157 4 1 5 2 0
11 Mike de la Hoz 24 67 161 150 15 40 10 0 5 25 0 0 9 29 .267 .313 .433 .746 65 3 1 1 0 0
12 Dick Donovan* 35 31 74 69 4 9 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 31 .130 .155 .188 .343 13 3 0 3 0 0
13 Tito Francona* 29 142 553 500 57 114 29 0 10 41 9 1 47 77 .228 .296 .346 .642 173 10 2 2 2 7
14 Mudcat Grant 27 53 81 69 11 13 3 0 1 3 1 0 5 24 .188 .243 .275 .519 19 0 0 7 0 0
15 Gene Green 30 43 85 78 4 16 3 0 2 7 0 0 4 22 .205 .259 .321 .579 25 4 2 0 1 0
16 Woodie Held 31 133 493 416 61 103 19 4 17 61 2 2 61 96 .248 .352 .435 .787 181 9 8 4 4 10
17 Tommy John 20 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0
18 Jerry Kindall 28 86 263 234 27 48 4 1 5 20 3 1 18 71 .205 .266 .295 .560 69 5 2 7 2 0
19 Willie Kirkland* 29 127 478 427 51 98 13 2 15 47 8 2 45 99 .230 .303 .375 .677 160 8 1 2 3 5
20 Barry Latman 27 38 49 44 4 8 1 1 1 4 0 0 1 13 .182 .217 .318 .536 14 0 1 3 0 0
21 Bob Lipski* 24 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Al Luplow* 24 100 333 295 34 69 6 2 7 27 4 4 33 62 .234 .316 .339 .655 100 6 3 1 1 2
23 Tony Martinez 23 43 151 141 10 22 4 0 0 8 1 1 5 18 .156 .184 .184 .368 26 4 0 4 1 0
24 Sam McDowell* 20 15 24 19 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .211 .250 .211 .461 4 1 0 4 0 0
25 Ron Nischwitz# 25 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
26 Pedro Ramos# 28 54 62 55 13 6 0 0 3 7 0 0 3 32 .109 .155 .273 .428 15 0 0 4 0 0
27 John Romano 28 89 300 255 28 55 5 2 10 34 4 3 38 49 .216 .317 .369 .685 94 3 2 0 5 4
28 Gordon Seyfried 25 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 Willie Tasby 30 52 134 116 11 26 3 1 4 5 0 1 15 25 .224 .318 .371 .689 43 5 1 2 0 4
30 Sammy Taylor* 30 4 10 10 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .300 .300 .300 .600 3 0 0 0 0 0
31 Jerry Walker# 24 39 21 19 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 .105 .190 .105 .296 2 0 1 0 0 0
32 Fred Whitfield* 25 109 383 346 44 87 17 3 21 54 0 1 24 61 .251 .302 .500 .802 173 1 4 2 7 5
33 Early Wynn# 43 20 13 11 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .273 .385 .273 .657 3 0 0 0 0 0
33 Players 27.4 162 6136 5496 635 1314 214 29 169 592 59 36 469 1102 .239 .301 .381 .682 2093 105 40 88 43 46
* - 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 Ted Abernathy 30 7 2 .778 2.88 43 0 33 0 0 12 59.1 54 25 19 3 29 6 47 0 0 4 249 1.399 8.2 0.5 4.4 7.1 1.62
2 Bob Allen* 25 1 2 .333 4.66 43 0 12 0 0 2 56.0 58 37 29 5 29 6 51 1 1 5 255 1.554 9.3 0.8 4.7 8.2 1.76
3 Gary Bell 26 8 5 .615 2.95 58 7 28 0 0 5 119.0 91 48 39 13 52 10 98 4 0 4 502 1.202 6.9 1.0 3.9 7.4 1.88
4 Jack Curtis* 26 0 0 18.00 4 0 1 0 0 0 5.0 8 10 10 0 5 1 3 1 0 0 30 2.600 14.4 0.0 9.0 5.4 0.60
5 Dick Donovan 35 11 13 .458 4.24 30 30 0 7 3 0 206.0 211 106 97 27 28 5 84 5 0 0 842 1.160 9.2 1.2 1.2 3.7 3.00
6 Mudcat Grant 27 13 14 .481 3.69 38 32 2 10 2 1 229.1 213 107 94 30 87 3 157 4 0 6 983 1.308 8.4 1.2 3.4 6.2 1.80
7 Tommy John* 20 0 2 .000 2.21 6 3 1 0 0 0 20.1 23 10 5 1 6 1 9 0 0 1 91 1.426 10.2 0.4 2.7 4.0 1.50
8 Barry Latman 27 7 12 .368 4.94 38 21 10 4 2 2 149.1 146 90 82 23 52 3 133 6 1 3 639 1.326 8.8 1.4 3.1 8.0 2.56
9 Sam McDowell* 20 3 5 .375 4.85 14 12 0 3 1 0 65.0 63 37 35 6 44 0 63 0 0 7 292 1.646 8.7 0.8 6.1 8.7 1.43
10 Ron Nischwitz* 25 0 2 .000 6.48 14 0 8 0 0 1 16.2 17 13 12 3 8 2 10 0 0 0 75 1.500 9.2 1.6 4.3 5.4 1.25
11 Pedro Ramos 28 9 8 .529 3.12 36 22 6 5 0 0 184.2 156 74 64 29 41 6 169 4 1 2 747 1.067 7.6 1.4 2.0 8.2 4.12
12 Gordon Seyfried 25 0 1 .000 1.23 3 1 0 0 0 0 7.1 9 2 1 0 3 1 1 0 0 1 34 1.636 11.0 0.0 3.7 1.2 0.33
13 Jerry Walker 24 6 6 .500 4.91 39 2 13 0 0 1 88.0 92 53 48 15 36 6 41 2 0 2 392 1.455 9.4 1.5 3.7 4.2 1.14
14 Early Wynn 43 1 2 .333 2.28 20 5 7 1 0 1 55.1 50 14 14 2 15 3 29 0 0 0 223 1.175 8.1 0.3 2.4 4.7 1.93
14 Players 28.0 79 83 .488 3.79 162 162 122 40 14 25 1469.0 1390 702 619 176 478 55 1018 27 3 38 6203 1.272 8.5 1.1 2.9 6.2 2.13
* - 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
John Romano 71 408 28 3 5 .993 6.14 5 20 12 38%
Jim Lawrence 2 3 0 1 0 .750 1.50 0 3 0 0%
Bob Lipski 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50 0 0 0
Sammy Taylor 2 8 2 0 1 1.000 5.00 0 0 1 100%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Whitfield 92 690 51 10 64 .987 8.05
Joe Adcock 78 608 36 3 46 .995 8.26
Tito Francona 11 77 6 0 3 1.000 7.55
Jerry Kindall 4 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.75

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Woodie Held 96 188 251 8 50 .982 4.57
Jerry Kindall 37 68 86 2 16 .987 4.16
Mike de la Hoz 34 63 89 6 20 .962 4.47
Larry Brown 27 42 50 1 8 .989 3.41
Willie Tasby 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Max Alvis 158 170 285 28 32 .942 2.88
Mike de la Hoz 6 3 9 1 0 .923 2.00
Woodie Held 3 2 4 3 0 .667 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Brown 46 71 126 13 17 .938 4.28
Jerry Kindall 46 63 97 7 15 .958 3.48
Tony Martinez 41 59 90 6 17 .961 3.63
Woodie Held 5 2 2 1 1 .800 0.80
Mike de la Hoz 2 2 4 2 0 .750 3.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tito Francona 121 0.00
Willie Tasby 18 0.00
Al Luplow 14 0.00
Woodie Held 12 0.00
Ellis Burton 9 0.00
Willie Kirkland 5 0.00
Tommie Agee 4 0.00
John Romano 4 0.00
Mike de la Hoz 2 0.00
Gene Green 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vic Davalillo 89 0.00
Willie Kirkland 64 0.00
Woodie Held 12 0.00
Willie Tasby 7 0.00
Tommie Agee 3 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Luplow 73 0.00
Willie Kirkland 45 0.00
Gene Green 17 0.00
Bob Chance 14 0.00
Willie Tasby 13 0.00
Woodie Held 12 0.00
Ellis Burton 7 0.00
Tommie Agee 6 0.00
Tito Francona 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tito Francona 122 215 2 3 0 .986 1.78
Willie Kirkland 112 234 11 4 2 .984 2.19
Vic Davalillo 89 247 10 3 0 .988 2.89
Al Luplow 85 157 7 1 1 .994 1.93
Willie Tasby 37 53 0 1 0 .981 1.43
Woodie Held 35 51 3 1 2 .982 1.54
Gene Green 18 16 1 0 0 1.000 0.94
Ellis Burton 16 8 1 0 1 1.000 0.56
Bob Chance 14 20 0 2 0 .909 1.43
Tommie Agee 13 10 2 0 1 1.000 0.92
John Romano 4 5 0 1 0 .833 1.25
Mike de la Hoz 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Bell 58 6 20 1 2 .963 0.45
Ted Abernathy 43 4 18 2 2 .917 0.51
Bob Allen 43 2 9 1 2 .917 0.26
Jerry Walker 39 7 14 2 0 .913 0.54
Mudcat Grant 38 11 21 3 1 .914 0.84
Barry Latman 38 18 31 3 1 .942 1.29
Pedro Ramos 36 7 19 1 2 .963 0.72
Dick Donovan 30 20 29 2 1 .961 1.63
Early Wynn 20 2 8 0 0 1.000 0.50
Sam McDowell 14 4 7 0 0 1.000 0.79
Ron Nischwitz 14 2 3 1 1 .833 0.36
Tommy John 6 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.67
Jack Curtis 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Gordon Seyfried 3 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ted Abernathy 30 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Mar 6, 1933 Stanley, NC, US 1963-05-28 1963-09-26
Joe Adcock 35 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Oct 30, 1927 Coushatta, LA, US 1963-04-10 1963-09-29
Tommie Agee 20 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Aug 9, 1942 Magnolia, AL, US 1963-09-04 1963-09-28
Bob Allen 25 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 23, 1937 Tatum, TX, US 1963-04-20 1963-09-27
Max Alvis 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Feb 2, 1938 Jasper, TX, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-29
Joe Azcue 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 18, 1939 Cienfuegos, Cienfuegos, CU 1963-05-26 1963-09-29
Gary Bell 26 R R 6' 1.0" 196 Nov 17, 1936 San Antonio, TX, US 1963-04-10 1963-09-26
Larry Brown 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 1, 1940 Shinnston, WV, US 1963-07-06 1963-09-29
Ellis Burton 26 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 12, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US 1963-04-09 1963-05-24
Bob Chance 22 L R 6' 2.0" 196 Sep 10, 1940 Statesboro, GA, US 1963-09-04 1963-09-27
Jack Curtis 26 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 11, 1937 Rhodhiss, NC, US 1963-04-19 1963-05-01
Vic Davalillo 26 L L 5' 7.0" 150 Jul 31, 1936 Churuguara, Falcon, VE 1963-04-09 1963-09-29
Mike de la Hoz 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1938 La Habana, La Habana, CU 1963-04-10 1963-09-24
Dick Donovan 35 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 7, 1927 Boston, MA, US 1963-04-11 1963-09-11
Doc Edwards 26 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Dec 10, 1936 Red Jacket, WV, US 1963-04-14 1963-05-24
Tito Francona 29 L L 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 4, 1933 Aliquippa, PA, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-29
Mudcat Grant 27 R R 6' 1.0" 186 Aug 13, 1935 Lacoochee, FL, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-29
Gene Green 30 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 26, 1933 Los Angeles, CA, US 1963-04-10 1963-07-29
Woodie Held 31 R R 5' 10.0" 167 Mar 25, 1932 Sacramento, CA, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-29
Dick Howser 27 R R 5' 8.0" 155 May 14, 1936 Miami, FL, US 1963-05-26 1963-09-29
Tommy John 20 R L 6' 3.0" 180 May 22, 1943 Terre Haute, IN, US 1963-09-06 1963-09-26
Jerry Kindall 28 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 27, 1935 St. Paul, MN, US 1963-04-10 1963-09-27
Willie Kirkland 29 L R 6' 1.0" 206 Feb 17, 1934 Siluria, AL, US 1963-04-13 1963-09-28
Jack Kralick 28 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 1, 1935 Youngstown, OH, US 1963-05-08 1963-09-28
Barry Latman 27 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 21, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US 1963-04-10 1963-09-21
Jim Lawrence 24 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 12, 1939 Hamilton, ON, CA 1963-05-30 1963-06-01
Bob Lipski 24 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 7, 1938 Scranton, PA, US 1963-04-28 1963-05-01
Al Luplow 24 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 13, 1939 Saginaw, MI, US 1963-04-10 1963-09-27
Tony Martinez 23 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1940 Perico, CU 1963-04-09 1963-09-27
Sam McDowell 20 L L 6' 5.0" 190 Sep 21, 1942 Pittsburgh, PA, US 1963-04-10 1963-06-30
Cal Neeman 34 R R 6' 1.0" 192 Feb 18, 1929 Valmeyer, IL, US 1963-06-14 1963-06-30
Ron Nischwitz 25 S L 6' 3.0" 205 Jul 1, 1937 Dayton, OH, US 1963-04-19 1963-06-19
Jim Perry 27 S R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 30, 1935 Williamston, NC, US 1963-04-10 1963-05-01
Pedro Ramos 28 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 28, 1935 Pinar del Rio, Pinar del Rio, CU 1963-04-13 1963-09-22
John Romano 28 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Aug 23, 1934 Hoboken, NJ, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-27
Gordon Seyfried 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 4, 1937 Long Beach, CA, US 1963-09-13 1963-09-27
Willie Tasby 30 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 8, 1933 Shreveport, LA, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-02
Sammy Taylor 30 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 27, 1933 Woodruff, SC, US 1963-08-02 1963-08-06
Jerry Walker 24 S R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 12, 1939 Ada, OK, US 1963-04-11 1963-09-27
Fred Whitfield 25 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 7, 1938 Vandiver, AL, US 1963-04-09 1963-09-27
Early Wynn 43 S R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 6, 1920 Hartford, AL, US 1963-06-21 1963-09-13

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