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1974 Richmond Braves

1974 > Class AAA > 1974 International League (South)
Overall: 75-65
Scored 604 runs, Allowed 555 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-65

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Clint Courtney
Represented: Richmond, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1973 / 1975

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 Bob Beall# 26 139 595 447 105 128 14 1 9 59 21 15 136 87 .286 .454 .383 .837 171 4 5 3
2 Larvell Blanks 24 136 508 466 72 126 29 4 14 47 14 2 34 66 .270 .321 .440 .761 205 2 4 2
3 Jim Breazeale* 24 94 308 284 27 64 7 0 15 49 0 1 18 42 .225 .269 .408 .678 116 1 0 5
4 Oscar Brown 28 104 249 218 28 55 6 1 2 18 5 3 23 49 .252 .325 .317 .642 69 1 6 1
5 Dave Cheadle* 22 25 37 35 3 7 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 10 .200 .222 .286 .508 10 0 1 0
6 Al Closter* 31 32 56 48 6 5 2 0 0 7 0 0 5 23 .104 .189 .146 .335 7 0 3 0
7 Adrian Devine 22 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
8 Jamie Easterly* 21 30 53 50 4 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 20 .100 .135 .100 .235 5 0 1 0
9 Wenty Ford 27 24 24 23 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .130 .130 .130 .261 3 0 1 0
10 Gregory Foreman* 22 122 485 404 51 107 22 1 8 61 8 6 66 62 .265 .376 .384 .759 155 8 3 4
11 Jimmy Freeman* 23 18 23 19 4 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 4 9 .105 .261 .158 .419 3 0 0 0
12 John Fuller* 24 119 404 353 48 87 17 3 11 54 5 0 49 72 .246 .342 .405 .747 143 2 0 0
13 Al Gallagher 28 112 361 307 30 76 14 0 6 43 1 0 45 34 .248 .346 .352 .697 108 2 5 2
14 Rod Gilbreath 21 138 524 441 71 112 13 4 5 42 36 9 69 66 .254 .354 .336 .690 148 1 10 3
15 Joe Grzenda 37 46 11 8 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250 .400 .250 .650 2 0 1 0
16 Larry Howard 29 120 357 310 33 65 9 1 10 49 1 2 41 71 .210 .301 .342 .642 106 1 1 4
17 Sonny Jackson* 29 109 325 281 43 80 12 0 0 25 7 6 33 26 .285 .357 .327 .685 92 1 6 4
18 Larry Jaster* 30 14 12 12 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 3 0 0 0
19 Tom Kelley 30 9 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 1 0
20 Don Koonce# 26 9 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 1 0
21 Max Leon 24 5 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
22 Barry Lersch# 29 38 70 55 7 7 1 0 0 3 0 0 8 22 .127 .238 .145 .384 8 0 7 0
23 Joey Martin* 25 13 26 24 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .167 .200 .167 .367 4 0 1 0
24 Mike McQueen* 23 11 6 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 2 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
25 Arturo Miranda 30 7 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
26 Junior Moore 21 4 12 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273 .333 .273 .606 3 0 0 0
27 Gary Neibauer 29 41 26 20 3 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 8 .100 .217 .250 .467 5 0 3 0
28 Mike Newson 25 20 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
29 Joe Niekro 29 30 9 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 0 1 0
30 Wayne Nordhagen 25 112 414 374 53 108 18 6 16 77 2 3 33 73 .289 .350 .497 .848 186 4 0 3
31 Chico Ruiz 22 7 10 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 0 0
32 Pablo Torrealba* 26 53 27 23 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 .087 .160 .087 .247 2 0 2 0
33 Edward Watts 27 78 247 230 34 61 14 2 5 38 0 1 7 33 .265 .291 .409 .700 94 3 3 4 Stats for 2 teams
33 Players 25.5 140 5025 4315 604 1067 167 21 98 545 100 49 588 786 .247 .339 .364 .703 1570 28 63 31 36
* - 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 Bob Beall* 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1.500 13.5 0.0 0.0 13.5
2 Dave Cheadle* 22 3 10 .231 4.90 24 24 2 1 0 101.0 85 57 55 9 96 0 67 3 0 5 1.792 7.6 0.8 8.6 6.0 0.70
3 Al Closter* 31 7 11 .389 3.85 32 24 5 1 1 152.0 144 77 65 14 70 1 114 1 0 13 1.408 8.5 0.8 4.1 6.8 1.63
4 Adrian Devine 22 0 1 .000 9.00 4 4 0 0 0 14.0 19 14 14 4 7 0 4 0 0 0 1.857 12.2 2.6 4.5 2.6 0.57
5 Jamie Easterly* 21 9 6 .600 2.54 26 23 4 2 1 138.0 115 48 39 3 75 1 84 5 0 7 1.377 7.5 0.2 4.9 5.5 1.12
6 Wenty Ford 27 3 7 .300 6.10 18 10 1 1 0 62.0 71 51 42 4 32 2 26 4 0 0 1.661 10.3 0.6 4.6 3.8 0.81
7 Jimmy Freeman* 23 4 2 .667 2.53 9 9 0 0 0 57.0 45 20 16 3 26 0 42 0 0 4 1.246 7.1 0.5 4.1 6.6 1.62
8 Al Gallagher 28 1 0 1.000 4.50 3 0 0 0 0 8.0 6 4 4 2 7 1 7 0 1 1 1.625 6.8 2.2 7.9 7.9 1.00
9 Joe Grzenda* 37 7 2 .778 4.66 46 0 0 0 11 56.0 68 29 29 6 18 1 37 1 0 5 1.536 10.9 1.0 2.9 5.9 2.06
10 Larry Jaster* 30 1 1 .500 2.75 14 4 1 1 0 36.0 36 12 11 5 11 1 15 1 0 1 1.306 9.0 1.2 2.8 3.8 1.36
11 Tom Kelley 30 1 1 .500 3.86 9 1 0 0 0 14.0 17 9 6 1 13 0 11 1 0 0 2.143 10.9 0.6 8.4 7.1 0.85
12 Don Koonce 26 1 3 .250 3.27 9 1 0 0 0 22.0 21 10 8 1 11 2 10 3 0 0 1.455 8.6 0.4 4.5 4.1 0.91
13 Max Leon 24 3 1 .750 2.65 5 5 1 0 0 34.0 30 12 10 1 10 0 20 0 0 1 1.176 7.9 0.3 2.6 5.3 2.00
14 Barry Lersch 29 14 8 .636 3.10 36 20 8 2 1 174.0 164 65 60 15 40 4 104 0 0 3 1.172 8.5 0.8 2.1 5.4 2.60
15 Mike McQueen* 23 0 1 .000 6.16 11 4 0 0 0 19.0 17 16 13 1 20 0 12 2 0 0 1.947 8.1 0.5 9.5 5.7 0.60 Stats for 2 teams
16 Gary Neibauer 29 7 3 .700 4.26 41 9 1 0 0 95.0 89 55 45 11 53 0 41 1 0 3 1.495 8.4 1.0 5.0 3.9 0.77
17 Mike Newson 25 2 0 1.000 5.32 17 2 1 0 0 22.0 26 16 13 3 13 0 14 1 0 2 1.773 10.6 1.2 5.3 5.7 1.08
18 Joe Niekro 29 8 1 .889 2.08 30 0 0 0 7 52.0 44 14 12 2 18 2 50 0 0 0 1.192 7.6 0.3 3.1 8.7 2.78
19 Pablo Torrealba* 26 4 8 .333 3.42 53 3 1 0 6 113.0 115 53 43 4 35 5 115 3 0 3 1.327 9.2 0.3 2.8 9.2 3.29
19 Players 27.6 75 65 .536 3.71 140 140 115 25 13 27 1163.0 1108 555 480 89 545 20 767 26 1 48 1.421 8.6 0.7 4.2 5.9 1.41
* - 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
Larry Howard 110 507 42 10 7 .982 4.99 10
Jim Breazeale 59 281 21 2 3 .993 5.12 6
Joey Martin 7 27 2 0 0 1.000 4.14 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Beall 132 1014 50 8 81 .993 8.06
Jim Breazeale 43 184 12 2 8 .990 4.56
John Fuller 4 8 2 0 0 1.000 2.50
Sonny Jackson 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rod Gilbreath 138 335 361 12 82 .983 5.04
Larvell Blanks 4 5 6 0 2 1.000 2.75
Al Gallagher 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Sonny Jackson 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Gallagher 101 57 178 4 9 .983 2.33
Sonny Jackson 31 18 56 6 7 .925 2.39
Larvell Blanks 21 22 49 5 8 .934 3.38
Junior Moore 4 2 7 0 0 1.000 2.25
Bob Beall 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larvell Blanks 113 140 359 17 61 .967 4.42
Sonny Jackson 36 47 68 8 13 .935 3.19
Arturo Miranda 5 2 5 1 1 .875 1.40
Chico Ruiz 1 0 2 1 0 .667 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gregory Foreman 120 179 1 5 0 .973 1.50
John Fuller 110 184 1 3 0 .984 1.68
Wayne Nordhagen 103 192 6 7 1 .966 1.92
Oscar Brown 88 128 7 5 2 .964 1.53
Edward Watts 58 88 4 2 1 .979 1.59 Stats for 2 teams
Sonny Jackson 47 52 1 1 0 .981 1.13
Bob Beall 26 32 2 1 0 .971 1.31
Chico Ruiz 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pablo Torrealba 53 5 14 3 0 .864 0.36
Joe Grzenda 46 1 8 0 0 1.000 0.20
Gary Neibauer 41 6 10 2 0 .889 0.39
Barry Lersch 36 12 23 2 2 .946 0.97
Al Closter 32 7 15 0 1 1.000 0.69
Joe Niekro 30 2 8 0 0 1.000 0.33
Jamie Easterly 26 4 21 3 1 .893 0.96
Dave Cheadle 24 1 14 2 0 .882 0.63
Wenty Ford 18 5 15 3 1 .870 1.11
Mike Newson 17 1 4 1 0 .833 0.29
Larry Jaster 14 1 1 1 0 .667 0.14
Mike McQueen 11 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.27 Stats for 2 teams
Jimmy Freeman 9 1 3 2 0 .667 0.44
Tom Kelley 9 0 1 1 0 .500 0.11
Don Koonce 9 0 5 0 1 1.000 0.56
Max Leon 5 2 5 0 0 1.000 1.40
Adrian Devine 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
Al Gallagher 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Bob Beall 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Beall 26 S L 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 24, 1948 Portland, OR, US
Larvell Blanks 24 R R 5' 8.0" 167 Jan 28, 1950 Del Rio, TX, US
Jim Breazeale 24 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Oct 3, 1949 Houston, TX, US
Oscar Brown 28 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 8, 1946 Long Beach, CA, US
Dave Cheadle 22 L L 6' 2.0" 203 Feb 19, 1952 Greensboro, NC, US
Al Closter 31 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 15, 1943 Creighton, NE, US
Adrian Devine 22 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Dec 2, 1951 Galveston, TX, US
Jamie Easterly 21 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Feb 17, 1953 Houston, TX, US
Wenty Ford 27 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 25, 1946 Nassau, BS
Gregory Foreman 22 L R 5' 11.0" 200 Feb 9, 1952 Lake Charles, LA, US
Jimmy Freeman 23 L L 6' 4.0" 180 Jun 29, 1951 Carlsbad, NM, US
John Fuller 24 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 29, 1950 Lynwood, CA, US
Al Gallagher 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 19, 1945 San Francisco, CA, US
Rod Gilbreath 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 24, 1952 Laurel, MS, US
Joe Grzenda 37 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 8, 1937 Scranton, PA, US
Larry Howard 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 6, 1945 Columbus, OH, US
Sonny Jackson 29 L R 5' 9.0" 150 Jul 9, 1944 Washington, DC, US
Larry Jaster 30 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Jan 13, 1944 Midland, MI, US
Tom Kelley 30 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 5, 1944 Manchester, CT, US
Don Koonce 26 S R 6' 1.0" 195 May 31, 1948
Max Leon 24 R R 5' 10.0" 145 Feb 4, 1950 Acula, Veracruz, MX
Barry Lersch 29 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 7, 1944 Denver, CO, US
Joey Martin 25 L R 6' 2.0" 195 May 1, 1949
Mike McQueen 23 L L 6' 0.0" 188 Aug 30, 1950 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Arturo Miranda 30 R R 5' 9.0" 145 May 17, 1944 Santurce, PR
Junior Moore 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 25, 1953 Waskom, TX, US
Gary Neibauer 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 29, 1944 Billings, MT, US
Mike Newson 25 R R 5' 11.0" 163 Dec 25, 1948 Roswell, NM, US
Joe Niekro 29 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 7, 1944 Martins Ferry, OH, US
Wayne Nordhagen 25 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 4, 1948 Thief River Falls, MN, US
Chico Ruiz 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 1, 1951 Santurce, PR
Pablo Torrealba 26 L L 5' 10.0" 173 Apr 28, 1948 Barquisimeto, Lara, VE
Edward Watts 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 27, 1947

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