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1967 Birmingham A's

1967 > Class AA > 1967 Southern League
Overall: 84-55
Scored 523 runs, Allowed 430 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-57

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1968

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 Gil Blanco* 21 17 30 27 3 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 12 .185 .241 .222 .464 6 1 1 0
2 Ossie Blanco 21 13 38 36 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 8 .083 .132 .111 .243 4 1 0 0
3 Weldon Bowlin 26 123 510 456 51 109 16 5 0 25 3 1 44 58 .239 .308 .296 .604 135 2 6 2
4 Nicky Curtis 25 6 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Parke Davidson 21 22 42 38 6 8 2 0 0 1 1 1 3 9 .211 .286 .263 .549 10 1 0 0
6 Michael Dobbins 25 109 354 304 26 73 7 0 0 21 10 4 44 22 .240 .344 .263 .607 80 4 2 0
7 Dave Duncan 21 95 361 323 40 78 14 1 13 48 2 0 33 85 .241 .314 .412 .726 133 2 1 2
8 Rollie Fingers 20 19 39 37 2 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .189 .184 .216 .400 8 0 1 1
9 Ernest Foli 25 8 22 20 2 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 5 .200 .273 .200 .473 4 0 0 0
10 Bob Frati 26 48 139 124 8 23 4 0 1 10 0 0 12 20 .185 .259 .242 .501 30 1 0 2
11 Joe Grzenda 30 52 14 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .071 .071 .071 .143 1 0 0 0
12 Robert Guzek 23 29 50 43 3 8 0 1 0 2 0 0 3 20 .186 .239 .233 .472 10 0 4 0
13 Vern Handrahan* 28 17 33 28 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 4 0 5 0
14 Reggie Jackson* 21 114 467 413 84 121 26 17 17 58 17 10 44 87 .293 .372 .562 .934 232 8 2 0
15 Stan Jones 27 5 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 2 0 0 0
16 Dick Joyce* 23 22 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
17 Tony La Russa 22 41 153 139 12 32 6 1 5 22 3 0 10 11 .230 .287 .396 .682 55 1 3 0
18 Marcel Lachemann 26 35 12 12 1 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .500 .750 6 0 0 0
19 George Lauzerique 19 30 75 70 7 14 3 1 0 5 1 0 0 15 .200 .197 .271 .469 19 0 4 1
20 Allan Lewis# 25 25 47 43 12 13 3 1 0 0 5 0 4 8 .302 .362 .419 .780 18 0 0 0
21 John McNamara 35 2 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
22 Bill McNulty 20 63 256 230 27 49 12 3 6 33 3 1 19 64 .213 .270 .370 .639 85 0 4 3
23 Lee Meyers* 20 7 14 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 2 0 0 0
24 Arturo Miranda 23 132 521 456 43 103 7 1 0 27 2 3 46 75 .226 .305 .246 .550 112 6 12 1
25 Wayne Norton* 24 92 363 307 34 68 14 4 4 40 3 2 51 33 .221 .334 .332 .667 102 2 1 2
26 Mike Olivo 22 29 69 64 0 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 34 .078 .077 .078 .155 5 0 4 1
27 Santiago Rosario* 27 74 230 203 23 34 4 3 4 14 0 4 25 38 .167 .258 .276 .534 56 0 1 1
28 Richard Rowe* 26 25 62 54 4 12 0 0 0 7 1 0 8 13 .222 .323 .222 .545 12 0 0 0
29 Joe Rudi 20 121 470 437 62 126 26 3 13 70 3 0 24 41 .288 .326 .451 .777 197 3 1 5
30 Bill Stafford 28 13 22 21 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .095 .095 .143 .238 3 0 1 0
31 Ken Suarez 24 16 57 40 8 10 3 0 0 5 0 0 15 9 .250 .439 .325 .764 13 0 0 2
32 Bob Taylor 22 39 26 21 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 6 .048 .231 .048 .278 1 1 0 0
33 Stan Wojcik 22 122 473 412 57 122 17 5 6 53 4 6 55 73 .296 .375 .405 .780 167 0 1 5
33 Players 23.0 139 4981 4415 523 1041 169 46 70 460 59 32 452 786 .236 .310 .342 .652 1512 33 53 28 52
* - 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 Gil Blanco* 21 6 6 .500 3.04 17 12 2 0 80.0 63 37 27 2 51 4 53 5 0 8 1.425 7.1 0.2 5.7 6.0 1.04
2 Weldon Bowlin 26 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
3 Nicky Curtis 25 4 1 .800 1.45 6 3 2 1 31.0 23 7 5 1 11 0 16 4 0 0 1.097 6.7 0.3 3.2 4.6 1.45
4 Rollie Fingers 20 6 5 .545 2.21 18 17 4 1 102.0 75 34 25 1 36 0 61 6 1 3 1.088 6.6 0.1 3.2 5.4 1.69
5 Joe Grzenda* 30 6 0 1.000 1.20 52 0 0 0 75.0 51 12 10 0 13 6 53 1 0 5 0.853 6.1 0.0 1.6 6.4 4.08
6 Robert Guzek* 23 7 9 .438 3.10 28 21 5 3 145.0 140 53 50 9 54 3 86 2 0 13 1.338 8.7 0.6 3.4 5.3 1.59
7 Vern Handrahan 28 8 4 .667 1.50 17 10 4 1 84.0 48 24 14 2 31 5 62 2 0 4 0.940 5.1 0.2 3.3 6.6 2.00
8 Stan Jones 27 0 0 4.00 5 0 0 0 9.0 12 5 4 1 5 0 4 0 0 0 1.889 12.0 1.0 5.0 4.0 0.80
9 Dick Joyce* 23 3 8 .273 3.83 22 7 0 0 47.0 61 23 20 3 23 4 37 0 0 0 1.787 11.7 0.6 4.4 7.1 1.61
10 Marcel Lachemann 26 2 2 .500 4.57 35 0 0 0 63.0 62 41 32 3 29 4 39 1 0 6 1.444 8.9 0.4 4.1 5.6 1.34
11 George Lauzerique 19 13 4 .765 2.30 24 24 5 3 168.0 120 51 43 8 54 4 125 3 1 8 1.036 6.4 0.4 2.9 6.7 2.31
12 Lee Meyers* 20 1 2 .333 4.85 7 6 1 0 39.0 43 24 21 3 14 5 29 2 0 3 1.462 9.9 0.7 3.2 6.7 2.07
13 Don O'Riley 22 1 1 .500 1.50 3 0 0 0 6.0 5 2 1 0 2 1 5 0 0 0 1.167 7.5 0.0 3.0 7.5 2.50
14 Mike Olivo 22 13 7 .650 2.66 27 25 10 2 179.0 142 63 53 11 58 3 127 6 0 5 1.117 7.1 0.6 2.9 6.4 2.19
15 Bill Stafford 28 5 1 .833 3.10 13 8 2 1 61.0 52 23 21 7 18 0 35 5 0 1 1.148 7.7 1.0 2.7 5.2 1.94
16 Bob Taylor 22 9 5 .643 1.86 39 6 1 1 92.0 72 29 19 4 25 3 39 5 1 3 1.054 7.0 0.4 2.4 3.8 1.56
16 Players 23.6 84 55 .604 2.63 139 139 103 36 21 1182.0 971 430 346 55 424 42 771 42 3 59 1.180 7.4 0.4 3.2 5.9 1.82
* - 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
Dave Duncan 92 552 50 13 8 .979 6.54 11
Bob Frati 37 220 7 6 1 .974 6.14 4
Ken Suarez 13 81 7 2 3 .978 6.77 1
John McNamara 2 10 1 0 0 1.000 5.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Rudi 115 915 60 17 81 .983 8.48
Santiago Rosario 24 142 18 1 25 .994 6.67
Ossie Blanco 10 73 11 0 7 1.000 8.40
Michael Dobbins 2 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Weldon Bowlin 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Dobbins 67 156 198 11 51 .970 5.28
Tony La Russa 39 88 120 5 32 .977 5.33
Weldon Bowlin 26 63 52 2 8 .983 4.42
Parke Davidson 8 11 13 0 1 1.000 3.00
Wayne Norton 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Weldon Bowlin 74 68 133 6 17 .971 2.72
Bill McNulty 63 58 138 12 12 .942 3.11
Michael Dobbins 4 2 5 1 0 .875 1.75
Parke Davidson 1 1 0 2 0 .333 1.00
Stan Wojcik 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arturo Miranda 130 191 328 16 58 .970 3.99
Michael Dobbins 14 9 32 3 9 .932 2.93
Weldon Bowlin 2 5 2 1 0 .875 3.50
Parke Davidson 1 2 1 2 1 .600 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stan Wojcik 120 225 9 7 4 .971 1.95
Reggie Jackson 114 228 3 18 1 .928 2.03
Wayne Norton 91 205 6 3 0 .986 2.32
Santiago Rosario 35 59 2 3 0 .953 1.74
Weldon Bowlin 24 43 0 1 0 .977 1.79
Richard Rowe 21 23 1 1 0 .960 1.14
Allan Lewis 12 26 1 2 1 .931 2.25
Ernest Foli 6 12 0 1 0 .923 2.00
Joe Rudi 5 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.20
Ken Suarez 2 2 0 1 0 .667 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Grzenda 52 2 11 0 2 1.000 0.25
Bob Taylor 39 6 9 0 1 1.000 0.38
Marcel Lachemann 35 4 9 1 0 .929 0.37
Robert Guzek 28 3 27 0 2 1.000 1.07
Mike Olivo 27 5 14 4 1 .826 0.70
George Lauzerique 24 14 18 2 1 .941 1.33
Dick Joyce 22 3 7 2 0 .833 0.45
Rollie Fingers 18 7 13 3 1 .870 1.11
Gil Blanco 17 7 13 2 1 .909 1.18
Vern Handrahan 17 8 13 2 1 .913 1.24
Bill Stafford 13 4 9 0 3 1.000 1.00
Lee Meyers 7 0 5 1 0 .833 0.71
Nicky Curtis 6 2 9 1 0 .917 1.83
Stan Jones 5 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.60
Don O'Riley 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Weldon Bowlin 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gil Blanco 21 L L 6' 5.0" 205 Dec 15, 1945 Phoenix, AZ, US
Ossie Blanco 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 8, 1945 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Weldon Bowlin 26 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Dec 10, 1940 Paragould, AR, US
Nicky Curtis 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 25, 1941
Parke Davidson 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1946
Michael Dobbins 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 27, 1942
Dave Duncan 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 26, 1945 Dallas, TX, US
Rollie Fingers 20 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Aug 25, 1946 Steubenville, OH, US
Ernest Foli 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 19, 1942 Spring Valley, IL, US
Bob Frati 26 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jun 23, 1941 Santa Rosa, CA, US
Joe Grzenda 30 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 8, 1937 Scranton, PA, US
Robert Guzek 23 R L 6' 0.0" 200 Jun 27, 1944
Vern Handrahan 28 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 27, 1938 Charlottetown, PE, CA
Reggie Jackson 21 L L 6' 0.0" 195 May 18, 1946 Abington, PA, US
Stan Jones 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 10, 1940
Dick Joyce 23 L L 6' 5.0" 225 Nov 18, 1943 Portland, ME, US
Tony La Russa 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 4, 1944 Tampa, FL, US
Marcel Lachemann 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 13, 1941 Los Angeles, CA, US
George Lauzerique 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 22, 1947 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Allan Lewis 25 S R 6' 0.0" 170 Dec 12, 1941 Colon, Colon, PA
John McNamara 35 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 4, 1932 Sacramento, CA, US
Bill McNulty 20 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Aug 29, 1946 Sacramento, CA, US
Lee Meyers 20 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 6, 1946
Arturo Miranda 23 R R 5' 9.0" 145 May 17, 1944 Santurce, PR
Wayne Norton 24 L R 6' 1.0" 188 Nov 13, 1942
Don O'Riley 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 12, 1945 Topeka, KS, US
Mike Olivo 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 8, 1944 Copey, DO
Santiago Rosario 27 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 25, 1939 Guayanilla, PR
Richard Rowe 26 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 6, 1940 Los Angeles, CA, US
Joe Rudi 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 7, 1946 Modesto, CA, US
Bill Stafford 28 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Aug 13, 1938 Catskill, NY, US
Ken Suarez 24 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Apr 12, 1943 Tampa, FL, US
Bob Taylor 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 13, 1944 Somerville, MA, US
Stan Wojcik 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 8, 1944

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