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1962 Decatur Commodores

1962 > Class D > 1962 Midwest League
Overall: 42-78
Scored 588 runs, Allowed 746 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 47-73

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Richard Klaus
Represented: Decatur, IL
Ballpark: Fans Field (Decatur, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961 / 1963

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Thomas Abbott192760562501010417.089.150.125.27570000
2Neal Austinson*2145175152274313333111935.283.366.467.833712020
3Douglas Backhaus2241613120001033.154.313.154.4662000
4Michael Bagley20344000000003.000.000.000.00000000
5Michael Blue#212858464720040814.152.278.196.47390400
6Rodney Bode206323320636579042452239.277.353.379.732783110
7Ollie Brown18642652353754132102942758.230.308.430.7381010210
8Thomas Dalton*22221916231002014.188.263.250.51341010
9Louis DeMar*18263329471104029.241.290.345.635100200
10Steve Dunc201133000000002.000.000.000.00000000
11Jimmy Harris#191556428510051118.119.327.143.47062100
12Douglas Higgins231299130000002.333.333.333.66730000
13Frederic Hill*23433000000002.000.000.000.00000000
14Barry Huntzinger20191411100000037.000.214.000.21400000
15Frank Johnson1911947942474139301045994641.328.393.474.8672012342
16Richard Kruger*19111000000000.000.000.000.00000000
17Edward Lombardi201577121001003.286.286.429.71430000Stats for 2 teams
18Bobby Marshall20491941872038634261649.203.227.332.558620011
19Homer McClain2230109831715200502421.181.376.205.581172000
20Frank Melos2282622241000045.182.308.227.5355000
21Wilfredo Merced*19732000000012.000.333.000.3330000
22Julio Miro*173612810414195311802233.183.328.317.645331011
23Robert Musante#1911118241001031.500.636.6251.26150000
24James Parsons203751463400010223.087.125.087.21240300
25Stanley Patykula263815813419285132301740.209.301.328.630442230
26Gerardo Pedroso22873973414175136738541108.220.314.355.6691217530
27Robert Powell20492151873146721742517.246.335.321.656600300
28John Price*21120514401821252312288110476.312.451.539.9902163066
29Michael Roberts*2261714040101035.286.412.429.8406000
30Jesus Romero1916514441120010059.250.333.295.629131010
31Delmar Rutz?228030025122547112293865.215.333.263.596667311
32William Rygwelski213387708700030930.100.200.100.30070710
33Gary Schaefer*21112522451002036.227.320.273.59360000
34Gary Snyder?--219988101921093813.216.286.261.547231110
35Hector Torres169634530444586333313684.191.281.260.541793021
36Arthur Wardle222192747173201301414.230.344.324.669240220
37Robert Wardle*2198393328607611374155165.232.355.348.70211412112
37 Players20.212146463961588934166437050348563911.236.336.352.68813968950403214
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
RkAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Thomas Abbott19514.2635.19242380149.01301248691409121101251.8127.90.58.57.30.86
2Michael Blue*21510.3334.28281830145.01479369771108962101.5039.10.44.45.51.25
3Thomas Dalton*2211.5003.891820037.03322164140332011.2708.01.03.48.02.36
4Louis DeMar*18210.1677.1226162086.0778468210817910242.1518.10.211.38.30.73
5Steve Dunc2002.0005.401100015.0131290100240011.5337.80.06.014.42.40
6Douglas Higgins2332.6006.901220030.04135232243302022.16712.30.67.29.01.25
7Frederic Hill2301.0007.71411014.0211712040110011.78613.50.02.67.12.75
8Barry Huntzinger2035.3756.001941045.05042302212412041.57810.00.44.28.21.95
9Edward Lombardi2002.0006.111510028.03631192192193031.96411.60.66.16.11.00Stats for 2 teams
10Wilfredo Merced*19004.50700010.09550120111022.1008.10.010.89.90.92
11Robert Musante1902.0005.401151035.03637214380292152.1149.31.09.87.50.76
12James Parsons20712.3684.84361140145.0166103781664510841101.58610.31.04.06.71.69
13Michael Roberts*2212.3335.35551037.03027229272432071.5417.32.26.610.51.59
14William Rygwelski*211113.4583.283325152217.019910379710052198051.3788.30.34.19.12.19
15Gary Schaefer*2144.5005.891191055.05442362470751131.8368.80.37.712.31.60
15 Players20.24278.3504.86121121843721025.21007746554646833791441610048161.6488.80.66.08.01.34

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Robert Wardle3829832146.9598.6820
Stanley Patykula352592672.9768.1420
Homer McClain272331390.9659.119
Jesus Romero14971821.9838.213

1B

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Price119952662176.9808.55

2B

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Robert Wardle4289821618.9144.07
Delmar Rutz366898916.9494.61
Gary Snyder214349711.9294.38

3B

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Robert Powell493499228.8582.71
Delmar Rutz352965124.8872.69
Rodney Bode221836163.7712.45

SS

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Hector Torres811222034929.8694.01
Bobby Marshall40691261620.9244.88

OF

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Frank Johnson9915412113.9381.68
Gerardo Pedroso851548105.9421.91
Ollie Brown64983101.9101.58
Neal Austinson3335360.8641.15
Julio Miro32372110.7801.22
Rodney Bode2222230.8891.09
Arthur Wardle2028010.9661.40

P

GCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
James Parsons3693532.9361.22
William Rygwelski3362612.9700.97
Michael Blue2852523.9381.07
Louis DeMar26112231.9171.27
Thomas Abbott24103551.9001.88
Barry Huntzinger1927021.0000.47
Thomas Dalton181610.8750.39
Edward Lombardi153220.7140.33Stats for 2 teams
Douglas Higgins1205001.0000.42
Steve Dunc1102001.0000.18
Robert Musante1126011.0000.73
Gary Schaefer1128011.0000.91
Wilfredo Merced70.00
Michael Roberts50.00
Frederic Hill40.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
AgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Thomas Abbott19RR6' 0.0"185Oct 16, 1942
Neal Austinson21LR6' 2.0"2001941
Douglas Backhaus22RR5' 11.0"1901940
Michael Bagley20RR6' 0.0"1901942
Michael Blue21SL6' 0.0"175Jun 25, 1941Wichita, KS, US
Rodney Bode20RR6' 2.0"180Sep 30, 1941
Ollie Brown18RR6' 2.0"178Feb 11, 1944Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Thomas Dalton22LL6' 1.0"1751940
Louis DeMar18LL6' 3.0"185Jul 5, 1943Pittsburgh, PA, US
Steve Dunc20RR6' 2.0"215Mar 6, 1942Victoria, BC, CA
Jimmy Harris19SR6' 0.0"175Aug 3, 1942Pecos, TX, US
Douglas Higgins23RR6' 2.0"1701939
Frederic Hill23LR6' 1.0"1851939
Barry Huntzinger20RR6' 2.0"180Feb 1, 1942
Frank Johnson19RR6' 1.0"155Jul 22, 1942El Paso, TX, US
Richard Kruger19LL5' 11.0"1651943
Edward Lombardi20RR6' 2.0"1901942
Bobby Marshall20RR6' 0.0"165Jan 21, 1942
Homer McClain22RR5' 9.0"1701940
Frank Melos22RR6' 1.0"1951940
Wilfredo Merced19LL5' 10.0"1901943
Julio Miro17LL5' 11.0"175Mar 4, 1945
Robert Musante19SR5' 10.0"167May 14, 1943Bridgeport, CT, US
James Parsons20RR6' 1.0"1831942
Stanley Patykula26RR6' 3.0"2101936
Gerardo Pedroso22RR6' 0.0"1601940
Robert Powell20RR5' 10.0"180Jun 11, 1942New Orleans, LA, US
John Price21LR5' 11.0"1881941
Michael Roberts22LL6' 3.0"1701940
Jesus Romero19RR6' 0.0"185Oct 12, 1942
Delmar Rutz221940
William Rygwelski21RL5' 11.0"164Oct 3, 1940
Gary Schaefer21LL6' 0.0"168Feb 22, 1941
Gary Snyder--Unknown
Hector Torres16RR6' 0.0"175Sep 16, 1945Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Arthur Wardle22RL5' 10.0"1801940
Robert Wardle21LR6' 1.0"178Jun 5, 1941Franklin, NJ, US

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