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1960 Houston Buffs

1960 > Class AAA > 1960 American Association
Overall: 83-71
Scored 629 runs, Allowed 586 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-72

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Enos Slaughter
Represented: Houston, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1959 / 1961

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 Ray Bellino 27 37 133 109 8 16 1 0 0 8 0 19 21 .147 .265 .156 .421 17 0 1 4 0
2 Dick Bertell 24 114 398 360 33 104 16 1 6 45 1 32 40 .289 .345 .389 .734 140 0 4 2 2
3 Lewis Bishop 19 17 34 28 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 5 9 .071 .206 .071 .277 2 0 0 1 0
4 Jim Brewer* 22 18 47 42 5 8 2 0 0 2 0 2 15 .190 .227 .238 .465 10 0 3 0 0
5 Tom Carroll 23 115 369 323 42 81 16 3 7 33 4 39 79 .251 .337 .384 .721 124 3 4 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
6 Wayne Connally 25 100 426 384 52 95 9 4 0 26 3 32 59 .247 .308 .292 .600 112 2 7 1 1
7 Bill Davidson 22 104 368 299 43 68 10 4 5 25 2 58 42 .227 .353 .338 .690 101 2 5 4 5
8 Harold Deitz* 23 8 12 2 0 0 0 .167 .167 2
9 Ed Donnelly 27 53 13 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 5 0 0
10 Moe Drabowsky 24 5 11 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
11 Sammy Drake# 25 26 120 105 19 23 3 0 2 11 7 14 17 .219 .311 .305 .616 32 0 1 0 2
12 Dick Ellsworth* 20 3 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
13 Jim Fridley 35 24 100 86 12 24 2 0 0 7 0 13 20 .279 .374 .302 .676 26 0 1 0 3
14 Dave Gerard 23 5 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
15 John Goetz 22 8 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 Stats for 2 teams
16 Bob Hartsfield* 28 16 15 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .077 .200 .077 .277 1 0 0 0 0
17 Phil Jantze* 25 17 50 46 5 6 1 0 0 1 1 4 6 .130 .200 .152 .352 7 0 0 0 0
18 Ben Johnson 29 19 43 34 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 12 .088 .139 .088 .227 3 0 7 0 0
19 Lou Johnson 25 103 446 409 54 118 23 6 12 58 13 23 67 .289 .336 .462 .798 189 7 5 2 2
20 Dave Jolly 35 10 7 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 1 0
21 Jerry Kindall 25 27 126 112 14 26 4 0 3 9 3 14 24 .232 .317 .348 .666 39 0 0 0 0
22 Howie Koplitz 22 31 35 32 4 7 1 0 2 5 0 0 12 .219 .219 .438 .656 14 0 3 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
23 Al Lary 31 47 71 62 10 17 1 1 0 7 1 5 15 .274 .328 .323 .651 20 0 4 0 0
24 Boyd Linker 27 33 46 36 4 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 16 .111 .214 .111 .325 4 0 4 1 0
25 Joe Macko 32 152 623 547 79 131 18 1 27 91 2 58 122 .239 .325 .424 .749 232 13 1 4 6
26 Morrie Martin* 37 33 21 16 1 3 1 0 0 3 0 4 10 .188 .350 .250 .600 4 0 1 0 0
27 Jim McKnight 24 67 211 196 17 57 11 0 3 19 3 14 13 .291 .338 .393 .731 77 0 1 0 0
28 Ray Noble 41 92 235 208 18 57 6 1 6 21 0 26 33 .274 .353 .399 .752 83 0 0 1 0
29 Dave Pope* 39 135 534 498 61 138 33 5 12 62 9 30 88 .277 .320 .436 .755 217 2 2 2 6
30 Tom Qualters 25 30 35 28 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 14 .071 .161 .107 .268 3 0 4 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
31 Ron Santo 20 71 310 272 40 73 16 1 7 32 6 33 21 .268 .351 .412 .762 112 2 2 1 2
32 Joe Schaffernoth 22 21 36 34 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 15 .088 .088 .118 .206 4 0 2 0 0
33 Al Schroll 28 30 65 56 4 10 1 0 0 2 0 5 22 .179 .246 .196 .442 11 0 4 0 0
34 Art Schult 32 89 341 304 32 72 11 2 8 29 0 32 36 .237 .312 .365 .677 111 2 1 2 1
35 Barney Schultz 33 54 37 31 2 8 2 0 0 4 0 2 5 .258 .294 .323 .617 10 0 3 1 0
36 Enos Slaughter* 44 40 58 45 7 13 3 1 1 8 1 13 6 .289 .448 .467 .915 21 0 0 0 2
37 Marcelino Solis* 29 9 11 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
38 Bob Talbot 33 75 253 233 20 53 9 1 2 21 2 12 21 .227 .263 .300 .564 70 0 6 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
39 Moe Thacker 26 13 48 45 8 16 2 0 2 6 0 2 10 .356 .396 .533 .929 24 1 0 0 0
40 Billy Williams* 22 126 530 473 74 153 28 3 26 80 5 53 58 .323 .390 .560 .950 265 0 2 2 13
40 Players 28.0 154 5678 5048 629 1286 216 30 122 564 59 524 863 .255 .323 .382 .705 1928 121 77 29 45
* - 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 Brewer* 22 8 5 .615 3.38 18 18 5 2 120.0 119 51 45 12 28 1 75 2 0 2 1.225 8.9 0.9 2.1 5.6 2.68
2 Harold Deitz 23 3 3 .500 3.45 7 7 3 1 47.0 48 18 18 3 15 1 34 1 0 0 1.340 9.2 0.6 2.9 6.5 2.27
3 Ed Donnelly 27 11 6 .647 3.00 53 0 0 0 87.0 78 32 29 3 44 8 48 0 0 6 1.402 8.1 0.3 4.6 5.0 1.09
4 Moe Drabowsky 24 5 0 1.000 0.90 5 5 4 2 40.0 20 4 4 1 16 0 31 0 0 1 0.900 4.5 0.2 3.6 7.0 1.94
5 Dick Ellsworth* 20 2 0 1.000 0.86 3 3 21.0 9 3 2 1 7 0 0.762 3.9 0.4 3.0
6 Dave Gerard 23 0 2 .000 3.54 5 4 28.0 28 11 11 3 13 1 1.464 9.0 1.0 4.2
7 John Goetz 22 0 4 .000 6.65 7 4 23.0 33 20 17 2 17 0 2.174 12.9 0.8 6.7 Stats for 2 teams
8 Ben Johnson 29 7 5 .583 3.74 18 18 4 1 113.0 107 53 47 12 48 2 61 3 0 2 1.372 8.5 1.0 3.8 4.9 1.27
9 Dave Jolly 35 2 3 .400 6.26 9 3 23.0 27 17 16 2 10 0 1.609 10.6 0.8 3.9
10 Howie Koplitz 22 5 2 .714 4.27 29 14 2 2 97.0 88 52 46 7 47 1 67 2 0 12 1.392 8.2 0.6 4.4 6.2 1.43 Stats for 2 teams
11 Al Lary 31 12 8 .600 3.53 30 27 10 2 171.0 172 74 67 12 52 3 119 1 0 5 1.310 9.1 0.6 2.7 6.3 2.29
12 Boyd Linker 27 4 7 .364 3.31 32 15 3 0 136.0 139 65 50 9 46 1 68 5 0 2 1.360 9.2 0.6 3.0 4.5 1.48
13 Morrie Martin* 37 3 3 .500 3.13 33 0 0 0 69.0 70 26 24 8 16 2 38 0 0 0 1.246 9.1 1.0 2.1 5.0 2.38
14 Tom Qualters 25 5 8 .385 4.50 30 16 5 1 112.0 130 69 56 5 38 1 43 7 0 2 1.500 10.4 0.4 3.1 3.5 1.13 Stats for 2 teams
15 Joe Schaffernoth 22 8 2 .800 2.52 16 14 4 1 93.0 90 35 26 2 40 0 38 6 1 3 1.398 8.7 0.2 3.9 3.7 0.95
16 Al Schroll 28 8 10 .444 3.04 25 21 10 3 157.0 159 68 53 11 56 3 84 2 0 10 1.369 9.1 0.6 3.2 4.8 1.50
17 Barney Schultz 33 8 9 .471 3.02 53 3 0 0 146.0 130 56 49 7 41 4 103 3 0 6 1.171 8.0 0.4 2.5 6.3 2.51
18 Marcelino Solis* 29 0 2 .000 5.18 9 3 0 0 33.0 42 22 19 2 22 1 7 1 0 1 1.939 11.5 0.5 6.0 1.9 0.32
18 Players 27.5 83 71 .539 3.36 154 154 109 45 15 1348.1 1319 586 503 93 491 26 789 31 2 45 5725 1.342 8.8 0.6 3.3 5.3 1.61
* - 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
Dick Bertell 104 521 68 21 9 .966 5.66 18
Ray Noble 58 289 35 3 2 .991 5.59 5
Moe Thacker 13 64 15 1 1 .988 6.08 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Macko 103 897 66 10 89 .990 9.35
Art Schult 61 518 20 4 40 .993 8.82

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wayne Connally 98 238 261 9 58 .982 5.09
Jerry Kindall 27 56 72 5 18 .962 4.74
Sammy Drake 26 62 59 8 15 .938 4.65
Jim McKnight 14 7 14 0 2 1.000 1.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Santo 71 72 148 16 9 .932 3.10
Joe Macko 54 51 105 7 10 .957 2.89
Jim McKnight 33 18 61 4 1 .952 2.39
Tom Carroll 20 13 27 3 5 .930 2.00 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Davidson 102 168 271 22 62 .952 4.30
Tom Carroll 84 126 208 32 41 .913 3.98 Stats for 2 teams
Ray Bellino 37 69 139 5 29 .977 5.62

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Pope 132 262 12 7 3 .975 2.08
Billy Williams 126 207 7 7 1 .968 1.70
Lou Johnson 103 259 15 5 2 .982 2.66
Bob Talbot 70 118 8 2 2 .984 1.80 Stats for 2 teams
Art Schult 28 41 2 1 1 .977 1.54
Jim Fridley 24 32 2 1 0 .971 1.42
Jim McKnight 22 29 4 1 0 .971 1.50
Phil Jantze 13 13 6 1 0 .950 1.46
Lewis Bishop 10 9 3 1 1 .923 1.20

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Donnelly 53 4 28 1 4 .970 0.60
Barney Schultz 53 5 24 1 1 .967 0.55
Morrie Martin 33 5 11 1 0 .941 0.48
Boyd Linker 32 4 22 4 4 .867 0.81
Al Lary 30 13 27 3 0 .930 1.33
Tom Qualters 30 8 24 2 2 .941 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
Howie Koplitz 29 7 17 1 1 .960 0.83 Stats for 2 teams
Al Schroll 25 9 32 4 1 .911 1.64
Jim Brewer 18 5 16 1 3 .955 1.17
Ben Johnson 18 4 16 2 1 .909 1.11
Joe Schaffernoth 16 1 19 3 2 .870 1.25

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ray Bellino 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 3, 1932 Jersey City, NJ, US
Dick Bertell 24 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Nov 21, 1935 Oak Park, IL, US
Lewis Bishop 19 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Jan 30, 1941
Jim Brewer 22 L L 6' 1.0" 186 Nov 14, 1937 Merced, CA, US
Tom Carroll 23 R R 6' 3.0" 186 Sep 17, 1936 Jamaica, NY, US
Wayne Connally 25 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Aug 13, 1934
Bill Davidson 22 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 4, 1937 Camden, NJ, US
Harold Deitz 23 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 24, 1937 Long Branch, NJ, US
Ed Donnelly 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 10, 1932 Allen, MI, US
Moe Drabowsky 24 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 21, 1935 Ozanna, PL
Sammy Drake 25 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 7, 1934 Little Rock, AR, US
Dick Ellsworth 20 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 22, 1940 Lusk, WY, US
Jim Fridley 35 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 6, 1924 Phillippi, WV, US
Dave Gerard 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 6, 1936 New York, NY, US
John Goetz 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 24, 1937 Goetzville, MI, US
Bob Hartsfield 28 L R 5' 9.0" 180 Dec 15, 1931 Atlanta, GA, US
Phil Jantze 25 L R 6' 1.0" 190 1935
Ben Johnson 29 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 15, 1931 Greenwood, SC, US
Lou Johnson 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 22, 1934 Lexington, KY, US
Dave Jolly 35 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Oct 14, 1924 Stony Point, NC, US
Jerry Kindall 25 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 27, 1935 St. Paul, MN, US
Howie Koplitz 22 R R 5' 10.0" 190 May 4, 1938 Oshkosh, WI, US
Al Lary 31 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 26, 1928 Northport, AL, US
Boyd Linker 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1933
Joe Macko 32 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Feb 19, 1928 Port Clinton, OH, US
Morrie Martin 37 L L 6' 0.0" 173 Sep 3, 1922 Dixon, MO, US
Jim McKnight 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 1, 1936 Bee Branch, AR, US
Ray Noble 41 R R 5' 11.0" 210 Mar 15, 1919 Central Hatillo, CU
Dave Pope 39 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 17, 1921 Talladega, AL, US
Tom Qualters 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 1, 1935 McKeesport, PA, US
Ron Santo 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 25, 1940 Seattle, WA, US
Joe Schaffernoth 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Aug 6, 1937 Trenton, NJ, US
Al Schroll 28 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 22, 1932 New Orleans, LA, US
Art Schult 32 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 20, 1928 Brooklyn, NY, US
Barney Schultz 33 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 15, 1926 Beverly, NJ, US
Enos Slaughter 44 L R 5' 9.0" 180 Apr 27, 1916 Roxboro, NC, US
Marcelino Solis 29 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 19, 1930 Real de Catorce, San Luis Potosi, MX
Bob Talbot 33 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 6, 1927 Visalia, CA, US
Moe Thacker 26 R R 6' 3.0" 205 May 21, 1934 Louisville, KY, US
Billy Williams 22 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 15, 1938 Whistler, AL, US

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