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1968 Arkansas Travelers

1968 > Class AA > 1968 Texas League (East)
Overall: 82-58
Scored 572 runs, Allowed 481 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 81-59

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Vern Rapp
Represented: Little Rock, AR
Ballpark: Ray Winder Field (Little Rock, AR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

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 Bonalewicz 23 3 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
2 Len Boyer* 22 109 356 312 40 78 11 3 5 37 8 4 36 52 .250 .329 .353 .681 110 1 6 1
3 Michael Christino* 24 131 501 440 63 116 25 3 17 68 3 4 51 94 .264 .347 .450 .797 198 6 2 2
4 Jim Cosman 25 27 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Jerry DaVanon 22 130 506 425 73 108 16 1 2 32 21 11 62 76 .254 .361 .311 .671 132 9 10 0
6 Boots Day* 20 137 569 529 68 156 26 4 17 67 12 7 27 89 .295 .332 .456 .788 241 3 9 1
7 Bobby Dews 29 65 155 146 16 34 1 0 0 8 7 1 3 10 .233 .252 .240 .491 35 1 4 1
8 Joe DiFabio 23 25 66 64 5 9 3 0 1 2 0 0 1 19 .141 .154 .234 .388 15 0 1 0
9 Dave Dowling 25 16 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Santiago Guzman 18 27 57 52 3 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 26 .077 .094 .077 .171 4 0 4 0
11 Joe Hamende 24 42 6 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .500 .667 .750 1.417 3 2 0 0
12 Tom Hilgendorf# 26 28 13 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .182 .250 .182 .432 2 0 1 0
13 Clay Kirby 20 10 23 22 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 9 .136 .174 .182 .356 4 0 0 0
14 Philip Knuckles 22 20 53 47 3 11 3 0 0 10 0 0 4 25 .234 .294 .298 .592 14 0 2 0
15 Leron Lee* 20 135 515 462 66 123 16 3 13 65 5 6 46 87 .266 .334 .398 .732 184 3 0 4
16 Andy Martin* 25 38 51 47 7 16 0 1 0 2 0 0 4 9 .340 .392 .383 .775 18 0 0 0
17 Billy Murphy 24 89 282 253 36 69 11 0 2 34 4 4 21 32 .273 .337 .340 .677 86 5 0 3
18 Leo Newton* 26 38 16 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .063 .063 .063 .125 1 0 0 0
19 Harry Parker 20 18 31 31 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 15 .129 .129 .129 .258 4 0 0 0
20 Jerry Reuss* 19 17 38 35 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 25 .114 .162 .114 .276 4 0 1 0
21 Quique Rivera 22 92 296 283 37 73 17 2 1 19 7 7 8 20 .258 .276 .343 .619 97 0 3 2
22 Felix Roque 23 13 5 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
23 Sonny Ruberto 22 98 338 306 30 71 14 4 0 28 8 4 27 48 .232 .296 .304 .599 93 1 3 1
24 Brian Sinnott 25 5 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 John Sipin 21 135 508 469 51 122 17 7 9 61 8 7 31 75 .260 .309 .384 .693 180 3 3 2
26 Gary Stone 24 63 183 165 18 42 7 2 1 10 2 4 12 25 .255 .317 .339 .656 56 3 3 0
27 Jack Whillock 25 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
28 Billy Wolff* 25 103 367 313 50 83 10 5 14 49 8 1 51 51 .265 .366 .463 .829 145 0 1 2
28 Players 22.4 140 4956 4458 572 1132 179 35 82 500 93 61 389 807 .254 .318 .365 .683 1627 37 53 19 39
* - 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 Jim Cosman 25 0 3 .000 2.14 27 1 0 0 42.0 37 12 10 4 16 1 38 1 0 1 1.262 7.9 0.9 3.4 8.1 2.38
2 Joe DiFabio 23 13 6 .684 2.17 24 24 8 1 166.0 158 58 40 8 42 2 86 2 0 5 1.205 8.6 0.4 2.3 4.7 2.05
3 Dave Dowling* 25 1 1 .500 3.33 16 2 0 0 27.0 25 10 10 3 12 1 21 1 0 0 1.370 8.3 1.0 4.0 7.0 1.75
4 Santiago Guzman 18 13 8 .619 3.16 27 27 5 3 168.0 162 71 59 12 73 3 133 11 0 12 1.399 8.7 0.6 3.9 7.1 1.82
5 Joe Hamende* 24 6 5 .545 3.95 40 1 0 0 66.0 62 31 29 5 22 2 54 5 0 3 1.273 8.5 0.7 3.0 7.4 2.45
6 Tom Hilgendorf* 26 4 1 .800 2.17 28 0 0 0 54.0 50 15 13 2 16 1 50 1 0 4 1.222 8.3 0.3 2.7 8.3 3.13
7 Clay Kirby 20 5 3 .625 2.15 10 10 3 2 67.0 51 20 16 3 26 0 59 1 2 4 1.149 6.9 0.4 3.5 7.9 2.27
8 Philip Knuckles 22 13 6 .684 2.98 20 20 9 3 139.0 117 54 46 15 51 3 110 3 1 5 1.209 7.6 1.0 3.3 7.1 2.16
9 Andy Martin* 25 10 5 .667 2.78 30 18 3 2 136.0 126 56 42 5 45 2 75 2 0 6 1.257 8.3 0.3 3.0 5.0 1.67
10 Leo Newton* 26 3 1 .750 2.73 38 1 0 0 66.0 55 27 20 6 22 3 42 3 0 4 1.167 7.5 0.8 3.0 5.7 1.91
11 Harry Parker 20 6 6 .500 3.54 17 14 2 2 89.0 83 42 35 6 31 2 50 3 0 3 1.281 8.4 0.6 3.1 5.1 1.61
12 Jerry Reuss* 19 7 8 .467 2.17 17 16 6 3 112.0 75 43 27 2 45 2 86 2 0 16 1.071 6.0 0.2 3.6 6.9 1.91
13 Felix Roque 23 1 1 .500 8.25 13 0 0 0 24.0 37 24 22 6 9 3 13 1 0 1 1.917 13.9 2.2 3.4 4.9 1.44
14 Brian Sinnott 25 0 3 .000 3.96 5 5 0 0 25.0 28 14 11 1 4 0 13 2 0 2 1.280 10.1 0.4 1.4 4.7 3.25
15 Jack Whillock 25 0 1 .000 6.00 4 1 0 0 6.0 4 4 4 1 5 0 2 0 0 0 1.500 6.0 1.5 7.5 3.0 0.40
15 Players 22.7 82 58 .586 2.91 140 140 104 36 19 1187.0 1070 481 384 79 419 25 832 38 3 66 1.254 8.1 0.6 3.2 6.3 1.99
* - 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
Sonny Ruberto 92 573 78 16 9 .976 7.08 14
Gary Stone 54 307 32 9 2 .974 6.28 6
Bob Bonalewicz 3 6 0 1 1 .857 2.00 1
Bobby Dews 1 5 0 1 0 .833 5.00 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Christino 128 1050 70 18 90 .984 8.75
Billy Murphy 16 88 2 5 9 .947 5.63
Bobby Dews 9 24 1 0 4 1.000 2.78

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Sipin 129 291 349 34 81 .950 4.96
Bobby Dews 16 19 16 2 1 .946 2.19
Quique Rivera 2 1 1 1 0 .667 1.00
Jerry DaVanon 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Len Boyer 104 107 181 16 16 .947 2.77
Quique Rivera 43 21 64 9 4 .904 1.98
Bobby Dews 6 4 10 2 0 .875 2.33
Billy Murphy 1 0 3 1 0 .750 3.00
Sonny Ruberto 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
John Sipin 1 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00
Billy Wolff 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry DaVanon 123 200 337 36 62 .937 4.37
Quique Rivera 24 15 50 1 6 .985 2.71
Bobby Dews 8 8 8 3 4 .842 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Boots Day 137 288 24 10 5 .969 2.28
Leron Lee 131 224 15 13 1 .948 1.82
Billy Wolff 95 146 13 5 2 .970 1.67
Billy Murphy 59 78 4 1 0 .988 1.39
Quique Rivera 13 14 1 0 0 1.000 1.15
Bobby Dews 5 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.40
Sonny Ruberto 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Hamende 40 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.18
Leo Newton 38 10 13 0 1 1.000 0.61
Andy Martin 30 12 17 3 2 .906 0.97
Tom Hilgendorf 28 3 6 1 1 .900 0.32
Jim Cosman 27 2 4 1 0 .857 0.22
Santiago Guzman 27 11 25 1 1 .973 1.33
Joe DiFabio 24 9 29 3 4 .927 1.58
Philip Knuckles 20 3 16 1 2 .950 0.95
Harry Parker 17 4 12 0 2 1.000 0.94
Jerry Reuss 17 7 20 1 0 .964 1.59
Dave Dowling 16 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.38
Felix Roque 13 5 4 1 0 .900 0.69
Clay Kirby 10 6 11 3 0 .850 1.70
Brian Sinnott 5 7 9 0 1 1.000 3.20
Jack Whillock 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Bonalewicz 23 R R 5' 8.0" 175 Feb 20, 1945
Len Boyer 22 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 12, 1946 Alba, MO, US
Michael Christino 24 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 17, 1944 San Diego, CA, US
Jim Cosman 25 R R 6' 4.0" 211 Feb 19, 1943 Brockport, NY, US
Jerry DaVanon 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 21, 1945 Oceanside, CA, US
Boots Day 20 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 31, 1947 Ilion, NY, US
Bobby Dews 29 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Mar 23, 1939 Albany, GA, US
Joe DiFabio 23 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Aug 4, 1944
Dave Dowling 25 R L 6' 2.0" 181 Aug 23, 1942 Baton Rouge, LA, US
Santiago Guzman 18 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 25, 1949 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Joe Hamende 24 R L 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 26, 1944 Springfield, IL, US
Tom Hilgendorf 26 S L 6' 1.0" 187 Mar 10, 1942 Clinton, IA, US
Clay Kirby 20 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Jun 25, 1948 Washington, DC, US
Philip Knuckles 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 11, 1945
Leron Lee 20 L R 6' 0.0" 196 Mar 4, 1948 Bakersfield, CA, US
Andy Martin 25 L L 6' 1.0" 188 Dec 13, 1942 Milan, TN, US
Billy Murphy 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 May 7, 1944 Pineville, LA, US
Leo Newton 26 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 6, 1941
Harry Parker 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 14, 1947 Highland, IL, US
Jerry Reuss 19 L L 6' 5.0" 200 Jun 19, 1949 St. Louis, MO, US
Quique Rivera 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 30, 1945
Felix Roque 23 R R 5' 11.0" 150 Nov 3, 1944
Sonny Ruberto 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 2, 1946 Staten Island, NY, US
Brian Sinnott 25 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Feb 14, 1943
John Sipin 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 29, 1946 Watsonville, CA, US
Gary Stone 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 25, 1944
Jack Whillock 25 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 4, 1942 Clinton, AR, US
Billy Wolff 25 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 27, 1943

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