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1961 Omaha Dodgers

1961 > Class AAA > 1961 American Association
Overall: 62-87
Scored 573 runs, Allowed 755 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 56-93

Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers-NL
Manager: Danny Ozark
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962

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 Scott Breeden 23 48 50 49 2 10 2 0 1 1 0 1 16 .204 .220 .306 .526 15
2 Sheldon Brodsky 24 126 437 386 40 95 13 1 4 38 4 51 53 .246 .334 .316 .650 122
3 Larry Burright 23 16 49 48 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 20 .042 .061 .042 .103 2
4 Doug Camilli 24 18 61 56 2 10 2 0 1 3 0 5 13 .179 .246 .268 .514 15
5 Jose Cesar 23 13 27 26 1 8 3 1 0 2 0 1 4 .308 .333 .500 .833 13
6 Nelson Chittum 28 49 77 74 8 13 0 0 1 7 0 3 13 .176 .208 .216 .424 16
7 Chuck Churn 31 33 18 18 0 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 .222 .222 .222 .444 4
8 Phil Clark 28 12 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .667 1.000 2
9 Art Fowler 38 10 16 15 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 .067 .125 .067 .192 1
10 Rene Friol 28 47 134 127 15 30 4 0 4 18 0 7 16 .236 .276 .362 .638 46
11 Dan Gatta 26 9 14 2 .143
12 Johnny Goryl 27 135 568 521 60 146 22 6 10 60 6 47 86 .280 .340 .403 .743 210
13 Lee Handley 26 69 199 173 19 43 8 0 3 23 0 26 33 .249 .347 .347 .694 60 Stats for 2 teams
14 Gail Harris* 29 65 242 211 26 46 9 1 9 27 1 31 26 .218 .318 .398 .716 84
15 Willard Hunter 27 71 16 16 3 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 .250 .250 .375 .625 6
16 Jim Koranda 27 140 558 497 62 131 20 5 17 71 2 61 81 .264 .344 .427 .771 212
17 Bill Lajoie* 27 129 545 506 68 162 29 4 3 64 6 39 57 .320 .369 .411 .780 208
18 Michael Napoli 29 37 80 69 9 18 2 0 4 7 0 11 24 .261 .363 .464 .826 32
19 Dick Scott 28 35 61 59 2 8 1 1 0 3 0 2 25 .136 .164 .186 .350 11
20 Nate Smith 26 115 407 362 29 90 13 3 5 47 3 45 62 .249 .332 .343 .674 124
21 Gene Snyder 30 35 49 44 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 14 .068 .163 .068 .231 3
22 Jerry Snyder 31 11 24 22 2 8 0 1 0 3 0 2 2 .364 .417 .455 .871 10
23 Charles Spell 22 43 59 53 7 6 0 0 0 1 0 6 35 .113 .203 .113 .317 6
24 Joe Tanner 29 127 401 379 37 91 17 1 7 37 1 22 63 .240 .282 .346 .627 131
25 Gerry Thomas* 30 53 128 120 12 33 3 3 0 10 0 8 14 .275 .320 .350 .670 42
26 Dick Tracewski 26 149 661 582 91 152 13 7 1 42 16 79 71 .261 .349 .313 .662 182
27 Gene Wallace* 28 90 356 320 37 77 8 0 8 26 4 36 33 .241 .317 .341 .658 109
28 Rick Warren* 22 7 10 2 .200
29 Burbon Wheeler 22 42 37 36 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 21 .028 .054 .028 .082 1
30 Gordie Windhorn 27 55 244 225 34 66 9 2 10 32 3 19 36 .293 .348 .484 .833 109
30 Players 26.8 151 5613 4989 573 1257 179 37 88 525 46 512 834 .252 .320 .356 .675 1774 134 79 33 48
* - 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 Scott Breeden 23 7 7 .500 4.39 48 15 160.0 150 92 78 10 75 1.406 8.4 0.6 4.2
2 Nelson Chittum 28 12 9 .571 4.18 46 24 211.0 237 115 98 20 56 1.389 10.1 0.9 2.4
3 Chuck Churn 31 2 2 .500 5.78 32 0 67.0 74 50 43 9 25 1.478 9.9 1.2 3.4
4 Phil Clark 28 0 0 7.83 12 0 23.0 30 21 20 6 14 1.913 11.7 2.3 5.5
5 Art Fowler 38 5 3 .625 4.91 10 9 55.0 61 33 30 5 21 1.491 10.0 0.8 3.4
6 Willard Hunter* 27 6 8 .429 3.65 66 0 101.0 92 54 41 2 57 1.475 8.2 0.2 5.1
7 Dick Scott* 28 9 16 .360 4.57 35 31 187.0 192 110 95 24 70 1.401 9.2 1.2 3.4
8 Gene Snyder* 30 7 13 .350 3.80 35 23 154.0 150 86 65 7 88 1.545 8.8 0.4 5.1
9 Charles Spell 22 8 17 .320 4.55 43 27 194.0 193 109 98 18 88 1.448 9.0 0.8 4.1
10 Rick Warren* 22 3 4 .429 2.63 7 7 41.0 29 19 12 0 30 1.439 6.4 0.0 6.6
11 Burbon Wheeler 22 3 8 .273 4.38 35 15 117.0 106 66 57 11 78 1.573 8.2 0.8 6.0
11 Players 26.5 62 87 .416 4.37 151 151 111 40 8 1311.0 1314 755 637 112 602 53 802 23 1 50 5766 1.461 9.0 0.8 4.1 5.5 1.33
* - 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
Nate Smith 93 473 54 11 8 .980 5.67 10
Rene Friol 37 178 18 5 1 .975 5.30 5
Michael Napoli 19 83 8 4 2 .958 4.79 4
Doug Camilli 16 104 9 3 1 .974 7.06 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Koranda 89 573 45 10 74 .984 6.94
Gail Harris 61 488 30 2 41 .996 8.49
Gerry Thomas 30 205 21 2 18 .991 7.53

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Tanner 70 186 164 11 41 .970 5.00
Gene Wallace 68 169 181 12 51 .967 5.15
Larry Burright 15 42 31 2 6 .973 4.87

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Goryl 134 118 322 33 43 .930 3.28
Joe Tanner 16 6 28 6 1 .850 2.13

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Tracewski 149 269 436 43 80 .943 4.73

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Lajoie 120 342 5 6 1 .983 2.89
Sheldon Brodsky 110 198 10 15 0 .933 1.89
Jim Koranda 59 103 2 3 1 .972 1.78
Gordie Windhorn 55 111 0 2 0 .982 2.02
Lee Handley 52 68 2 5 0 .933 1.35 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Tanner 28 23 1 1 0 .960 0.86
Gene Wallace 22 64 1 1 0 .985 2.95
Nate Smith 18 25 3 0 1 1.000 1.56

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Scott Breeden 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Sep 17, 1937 Charlottesville, VA, US
Sheldon Brodsky 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 3, 1936
Larry Burright 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 10, 1937 Roseville, IL, US
Doug Camilli 24 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 22, 1936 Philadelphia, PA, US
Jose Cesar 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 25, 1937
Nelson Chittum 28 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 25, 1933 Harrisonburg, VA, US
Chuck Churn 31 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 1, 1930 Bridgetown, VA, US
Phil Clark 28 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 3, 1932 Albany, GA, US
Art Fowler 38 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 3, 1922 Converse, SC, US
Rene Friol 28 R R 6' 1.0" 208 May 28, 1933 Candelaria, Pinar del Rio, CU
Dan Gatta 26 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 19, 1935 Niles, OH, US
Johnny Goryl 27 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 21, 1933 Cumberland, RI, US
Lee Handley 26 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1935
Gail Harris 29 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 15, 1931 Abingdon, VA, US
Willard Hunter 27 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 8, 1934 Newark, NJ, US
Jim Koranda 27 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 3, 1934 Chicago, IL, US
Bill Lajoie 27 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 27, 1934 Wyandotte, MI, US
Michael Napoli 29 R R 5' 9.0" 175 1932
Danny Ozark 37 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 26, 1923 Buffalo, NY, US
Dick Scott 28 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 15, 1933 Portsmouth, NH, US
Nate Smith 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 26, 1935 Chicago, IL, US
Gene Snyder 30 R L 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 31, 1931 York, PA, US
Jerry Snyder 31 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 21, 1929 Jenks, OK, US
Charles Spell 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 21, 1938
Joe Tanner 29 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 16, 1931 Laurel, MS, US
Gerry Thomas 30 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 21, 1930 Elon, VA, US
Dick Tracewski 26 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 3, 1935 Eynon, PA, US
Gene Wallace 28 L R 6' 1.0" 160 May 9, 1933
Rick Warren 22 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Jun 17, 1939 New York, NY, US
Burbon Wheeler 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 1, 1938
Gordie Windhorn 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 19, 1933 Watseka, IL, US

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