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1976 Amarillo Gold Sox

1976 > Class AA > 1976 Texas League (West)
Overall: 81-54
Scored 776 runs, Allowed 615 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-53

Affiliation: San Diego Padres-NL
Manager: Bob Miller
Represented: Amarillo, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Donnie Alfano* 20 50 74 62 6 15 3 1 0 11 0 0 5 12 .242 .286 .323 .608 20 0 4 3
2 Tucker Ashford 21 132 589 519 91 141 29 0 12 67 10 3 55 77 .272 .341 .397 .738 206 3 6 6
3 Chuck Baker 23 109 421 385 44 104 19 1 4 64 7 6 27 67 .270 .320 .356 .676 137 3 2 4
4 Clifton Butcher 26 23 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
5 Roger Coe* 23 20 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
6 Rocky Craig 26 83 338 294 55 75 16 2 4 35 9 4 41 42 .255 .346 .364 .710 107 1 0 2
7 Eugene Delyon 24 128 566 475 83 157 25 8 8 90 15 5 83 85 .331 .427 .467 .894 222 1 1 6
8 Rusty Gerhardt# 25 25 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
9 Joe Goddard 25 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
10 William Hamilton# 24 122 514 433 76 116 29 5 11 70 6 4 72 66 .268 .375 .434 .809 188 3 5 1
11 Gene Menees 23 113 445 375 59 117 14 6 4 47 8 5 53 43 .312 .398 .413 .811 155 2 13 2
12 Bobby Mitchell* 22 131 610 519 95 148 14 7 0 57 11 12 69 37 .285 .366 .339 .705 176 2 11 9
13 Don Reynolds 23 125 551 453 94 151 19 7 19 85 8 6 86 72 .333 .436 .532 .968 241 2 3 7
14 Bob Shirley 22 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Craig Stimac 21 31 96 86 13 25 6 0 3 14 1 1 7 21 .291 .337 .465 .802 40 0 1 2
16 Rick Sweet# 23 117 482 412 63 116 22 5 4 67 3 5 58 41 .282 .374 .388 .762 160 4 6 2
17 Jim Wilhelm 23 132 558 495 92 154 32 7 7 76 13 4 52 53 .311 .379 .446 .826 221 5 2 4
18 Kurt Wittmayer 23 10 39 29 5 9 1 0 0 2 0 0 8 4 .310 .474 .345 .819 10 1 1 0
18 Players 23.0 135 5292 4545 776 1330 229 49 76 685 91 55 617 624 .293 .377 .415 .792 1885 27 55 48 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 Donnie Alfano* 20 3 1 .750 4.12 28 1 0 0 1 48.0 54 28 22 3 35 0 36 1 0 6 1.854 10.1 0.6 6.6 6.8 1.03
2 Mike Allen 21 7 4 .636 2.52 15 11 3 1 1 82.0 85 29 23 2 15 0 33 2 0 5 1.220 9.3 0.2 1.6 3.6 2.20
3 Chuck Baker 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
4 Victor Bernal 22 5 7 .417 4.10 44 0 0 0 19 68.0 65 33 31 6 24 3 55 2 1 8 1.309 8.6 0.8 3.2 7.3 2.29
5 Rodney Bovee* 24 0 1 .000 4.50 5 0 0 0 1 2.0 5 3 1 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 3.500 22.5 0.0 9.0 4.5 0.50
6 Clifton Butcher 26 5 1 .833 4.14 23 1 1 0 3 50.0 56 31 23 2 26 0 14 1 0 4 1.640 10.1 0.4 4.7 2.5 0.54
7 Roger Coe* 23 7 3 .700 3.73 20 15 6 0 0 123.0 135 62 51 5 46 3 31 1 0 3 1.472 9.9 0.4 3.4 2.3 0.67
8 Juan Eichelberger 22 2 6 .250 5.59 11 11 3 0 0 66.0 77 50 41 8 45 2 41 0 2 10 1.848 10.5 1.1 6.1 5.6 0.91
9 Jay Franklin 23 7 5 .583 4.15 17 9 4 0 0 89.0 94 49 41 6 35 0 47 3 0 5 1.449 9.5 0.6 3.5 4.8 1.34
10 Rusty Gerhardt* 25 9 2 .818 4.62 24 14 4 1 0 115.0 140 67 59 8 38 1 58 0 0 4 1.548 11.0 0.6 3.0 4.5 1.53
11 William Joseph* 19 0 1 .000 4.50 1 1 1 0 0 8.0 6 4 4 2 1 0 4 1 0 0 0.875 6.8 2.2 1.1 4.5 4.00
12 Mike Lentz* 20 5 3 .625 5.47 11 10 0 0 0 51.0 53 37 31 6 25 0 43 2 0 4 1.529 9.4 1.1 4.4 7.6 1.72
13 Galen McSpadden* 23 10 7 .588 3.25 19 19 10 2 0 133.0 132 55 48 12 44 1 67 1 0 7 1.323 8.9 0.8 3.0 4.5 1.52
14 Steve Mura 21 4 2 .667 2.59 7 7 3 0 0 59.0 48 22 17 1 27 2 50 0 0 2 1.271 7.3 0.2 4.1 7.6 1.85
15 Bob Owchinko* 21 6 2 .750 3.26 13 13 4 2 0 91.0 86 36 33 7 38 0 69 0 0 2 1.363 8.5 0.7 3.8 6.8 1.82
16 Bradley Rehn 24 0 0 12.00 4 0 0 0 0 6.0 14 11 8 3 1 0 5 0 0 3 2.500 21.0 4.5 1.5 7.5 5.00
17 Bob Shirley* 22 9 5 .643 3.32 16 16 6 0 0 111.0 113 55 41 3 39 2 90 2 0 4 1.369 9.2 0.2 3.2 7.3 2.31
18 Robert Stewart 21 2 4 .333 6.61 13 7 1 0 0 49.0 72 43 36 4 23 2 29 3 0 1 1.939 13.2 0.7 4.2 5.3 1.26
18 Players 22.3 81 54 .600 3.98 135 135 89 46 6 25 1152.0 1235 615 510 78 464 16 674 20 3 68 1.475 9.6 0.6 3.6 5.3 1.45
* - 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 Sweet 84 420 35 15 13 .968 5.42 7
William Hamilton 41 220 17 1 2 .996 5.78 9
Craig Stimac 13 53 7 2 0 .968 4.62 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Hamilton 61 617 33 10 56 .985 10.66
Eugene Delyon 48 428 30 6 41 .987 9.54
Rick Sweet 23 203 9 4 16 .981 9.22
Donnie Alfano 3 20 1 1 0 .955 7.00
Rocky Craig 1 13 1 0 2 1.000 14.00
Craig Stimac 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Menees 112 216 368 16 84 .973 5.21
Chuck Baker 10 13 32 4 3 .918 4.50
Kurt Wittmayer 10 11 34 5 5 .900 4.50
Bobby Mitchell 3 4 10 0 2 1.000 4.67
Eugene Delyon 1 3 1 0 0 1.000 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tucker Ashford 122 100 274 34 33 .917 3.07
Bobby Mitchell 9 0 19 0 1 1.000 2.11
Eugene Delyon 3 2 4 1 0 .857 2.00
Rick Sweet 3 4 5 0 1 1.000 3.00
Chuck Baker 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Baker 86 130 315 32 58 .933 5.17
Bobby Mitchell 45 68 116 19 23 .906 4.09
Tucker Ashford 8 12 14 4 1 .867 3.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Wilhelm 128 317 7 8 2 .976 2.53
Don Reynolds 119 201 11 8 2 .964 1.78
Rocky Craig 70 135 3 1 0 .993 1.97
Bobby Mitchell 68 115 7 3 1 .976 1.79
Chuck Baker 10 19 3 0 0 1.000 2.20
Eugene Delyon 10 16 0 0 0 1.000 1.60
Donnie Alfano 6 8 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Rusty Gerhardt 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Craig Stimac 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Victor Bernal 44 3 12 2 2 .882 0.34
Donnie Alfano 28 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.18
Rusty Gerhardt 24 7 24 1 1 .969 1.29
Clifton Butcher 23 1 4 1 0 .833 0.22
Roger Coe 20 11 21 1 1 .970 1.60
Galen McSpadden 19 6 26 1 3 .970 1.68
Jay Franklin 17 8 14 0 3 1.000 1.29
Bob Shirley 16 5 13 1 0 .947 1.13
Mike Allen 15 3 8 1 1 .917 0.73
Bob Owchinko 13 6 15 0 4 1.000 1.62
Robert Stewart 13 3 4 1 0 .875 0.54
Juan Eichelberger 11 5 12 4 1 .810 1.55
Mike Lentz 11 1 5 1 0 .857 0.55
Steve Mura 7 2 12 0 0 1.000 2.00
Rodney Bovee 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Bradley Rehn 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Chuck Baker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
William Joseph 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Donnie Alfano 20 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 1, 1955
Mike Allen 21 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 31, 1954 Philadelphia, PA, US
Tucker Ashford 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 4, 1954 Memphis, TN, US
Chuck Baker 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 6, 1952 Seattle, WA, US
Victor Bernal 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 6, 1953 Los Angeles, CA, US
Rodney Bovee 24 R L 6' 1.0" 182 1952
Clifton Butcher 26 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1950
Roger Coe 23 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 11, 1952 Cincinnati, OH, US
Rocky Craig 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 2, 1950 San Diego, CA, US
Eugene Delyon 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1952
Juan Eichelberger 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 21, 1953 St. Louis, MO, US
Jay Franklin 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 16, 1953 Arlington, VA, US
Rusty Gerhardt 25 S L 5' 9.0" 175 Aug 13, 1950 Baltimore, MD, US
Joe Goddard 25 R R 5' 11.0" 181 Jul 23, 1950 Beckley, WV, US
William Hamilton 24 S R 6' 1.0" 188 1952
William Joseph 19 S L 6' 2.0" 190 1957
Mike Lentz 20 R L 5' 10.0" 190 1956
Galen McSpadden 23 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 4, 1952
Gene Menees 23 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Jan 7, 1953
Bobby Mitchell 22 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 25, 1953 Hackensack, NJ, US
Steve Mura 21 R R 6' 2.0" 188 Feb 12, 1955 New Orleans, LA, US
Bob Owchinko 21 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 1, 1955 Detroit, MI, US
Bradley Rehn 24 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1952
Don Reynolds 23 R R 5' 8.0" 178 Apr 16, 1953 Arkadelphia, AR, US
Bob Shirley 22 R L 5' 11.0" 180 Jun 25, 1954 Cushing, OK, US
Robert Stewart 21 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Aug 8, 1954
Craig Stimac 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 18, 1954 Oak Park, IL, US
Rick Sweet 23 S R 6' 1.0" 200 Sep 7, 1952 Longview, WA, US
Jim Wilhelm 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 20, 1952 San Rafael, CA, US
Kurt Wittmayer 23 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1953

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