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1972 Memphis Blues

1972 > Class AA > 1972 Texas League (East)
Overall: 75-64
Scored 581 runs, Allowed 542 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-65

Affiliation: New York Mets-NL
Manager: John Antonelli
Represented: Memphis, TN
Ballpark: Tim McCarver Stadium (Memphis, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1971 / 1973

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 Jackie Adams 23 37 84 72 11 10 1 1 2 7 0 1 11 31 .139 .253 .264 .517 19 0 1 0
2 Jeffrey Anderson 23 77 347 321 34 63 3 6 3 14 16 3 22 54 .196 .256 .271 .528 87 4 0 0
3 Bob Apodaca 22 31 61 59 6 13 1 0 1 7 1 0 2 21 .220 .246 .288 .534 17 0 0 0
4 Terry Blitz* 23 25 44 34 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 19 .029 .154 .059 .213 2 1 5 0
5 James Brunette 24 53 185 156 14 35 4 2 2 20 0 0 28 38 .224 .346 .314 .660 49 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
6 Jack Burik 22 12 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0 0
7 Donald Camy 22 9 15 14 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .214 .267 .214 .481 3 0 0 0
8 Dan Carey* 22 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
9 Robert Croswell# 22 19 49 44 2 9 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 3 .205 .255 .250 .505 11 0 2 0
10 Lazaro DelOrbe 21 23 67 65 9 25 2 0 0 6 3 0 0 10 .385 .394 .415 .809 27 1 1 0
11 Terry Deremer 23 124 528 467 62 111 14 0 1 32 7 3 49 99 .238 .317 .274 .591 128 6 5 1
12 Ron Diggle* 21 79 318 280 37 85 16 3 6 45 0 0 32 41 .304 .375 .446 .821 125 1 3 2
13 Al Dodson 22 13 11 8 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .125 .222 .125 .347 1 0 2 0
14 Kenny Esposito* 22 30 13 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 .125 .417 .125 .542 1 0 1 0
15 Larry Fritz* 23 38 141 121 17 31 6 2 6 18 0 0 18 36 .256 .357 .488 .845 59 1 1 0
16 Thomas Hallums 23 135 545 502 67 113 20 5 15 62 0 0 31 97 .225 .273 .375 .648 188 4 3 5
17 Greg Harts* 22 19 70 64 7 12 4 0 2 10 1 1 5 18 .188 .257 .344 .601 22 1 0 0
18 Gary Hill 25 22 39 36 8 5 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 .139 .205 .194 .400 7 0 0 0
19 George Kazmarek 24 44 169 150 29 48 10 1 6 30 1 1 14 21 .320 .375 .520 .895 78 1 1 3
20 Wayne Kirby# 21 15 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
21 Joe Nolan* 21 130 504 418 51 90 13 3 4 41 3 0 75 89 .215 .339 .289 .628 121 5 2 4
22 Brian Ostrosser* 23 131 567 470 77 123 16 2 3 41 6 0 71 63 .262 .370 .323 .693 152 12 10 4
23 Jerry Ray* 23 29 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0 0 0
24 Dave Schneck* 23 81 355 312 58 95 18 4 24 76 7 3 35 70 .304 .376 .619 .994 193 3 1 4
25 Tommie Sheppard 23 11 22 19 3 4 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 7 .211 .250 .263 .513 5 0 2 0
26 Roy Staiger 22 81 294 277 24 78 10 4 3 38 0 0 9 39 .282 .306 .379 .685 105 2 3 3
27 Randy Sterling# 21 28 64 56 3 8 1 0 1 3 0 0 3 26 .143 .186 .214 .401 12 0 5 0
28 Ron Stewart* 22 10 24 20 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 13 .050 .050 .050 .100 1 0 4 0
29 Bill Sudakis# 26 25 93 78 4 13 3 0 1 8 0 0 11 24 .167 .272 .244 .515 19 1 1 2
30 Craig Swan 21 14 45 40 2 9 2 0 0 6 0 0 2 15 .225 .262 .275 .537 11 0 3 0
31 Juan Veintidos 22 29 23 22 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .182 .217 .182 .399 4 0 0 0
32 Hank Webb 22 16 44 43 1 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 19 .140 .159 .163 .322 7 0 0 0
33 Jimmy Whisman 25 9 19 18 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .167 .167 .167 .333 3 0 1 0
34 Al Wihtol# 23 26 17 16 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .125 .176 .125 .301 2 0 0 0
35 Tommy Williams# 24 41 83 75 7 17 5 0 2 7 0 2 6 25 .227 .289 .373 .662 28 1 0 1
36 Paul Womble 23 105 418 341 49 81 12 4 9 49 4 3 69 92 .238 .366 .375 .742 128 2 3 3
36 Players 22.7 139 5197 4560 581 1085 164 37 91 524 49 18 499 1007 .238 .317 .350 .667 1596 45 61 32 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 Bob Apodaca 22 11 7 .611 2.81 30 16 8 2 2 157.0 145 61 49 12 40 11 125 1 0 1 1.178 8.3 0.7 2.3 7.2 3.13
2 Terry Blitz 23 8 8 .500 3.80 25 20 4 1 0 123.0 119 60 52 14 45 0 85 3 0 8 1.333 8.7 1.0 3.3 6.2 1.89
3 Donald Camy 22 2 5 .286 6.55 9 9 1 0 0 44.0 58 38 32 4 17 0 31 2 0 2 1.705 11.9 0.8 3.5 6.3 1.82
4 Dan Carey* 22 0 0 20.25 3 0 0 0 0 4.0 8 9 9 1 7 0 2 0 0 0 3.750 18.0 2.2 15.8 4.5 0.29
5 Al Dodson 22 1 3 .250 5.21 13 6 1 0 0 38.0 45 25 22 5 29 1 28 0 0 10 1.947 10.7 1.2 6.9 6.6 0.97
6 Kenny Esposito* 22 4 4 .500 2.53 30 2 1 0 2 57.0 37 19 16 4 28 5 46 5 0 1 1.140 5.8 0.6 4.4 7.3 1.64
7 Gary Hill 25 0 0 7.88 8 0 0 0 0 16.0 25 14 14 0 8 0 10 0 0 0 2.062 14.1 0.0 4.5 5.6 1.25
8 Wayne Kirby 21 0 0 5.28 15 0 0 0 1 29.0 32 19 17 2 12 0 34 1 0 2 1.517 9.9 0.6 3.7 10.6 2.83
9 Jerry Ray* 23 2 2 .500 3.00 29 0 0 0 3 45.0 43 22 15 1 25 8 31 2 0 4 1.511 8.6 0.2 5.0 6.2 1.24
10 Tommie Sheppard 23 3 2 .600 2.90 11 8 3 0 0 59.0 47 22 19 1 34 5 33 2 0 2 1.373 7.2 0.2 5.2 5.0 0.97
11 Randy Sterling 21 12 11 .522 3.47 28 28 9 2 0 174.0 166 81 67 11 62 3 101 3 0 12 1.310 8.6 0.6 3.2 5.2 1.63
12 Ron Stewart* 22 4 1 .800 3.05 10 9 2 1 0 62.0 43 26 21 4 37 0 56 1 0 8 1.290 6.2 0.6 5.4 8.1 1.51
13 Craig Swan 21 7 3 .700 2.25 14 14 6 0 0 108.0 102 28 27 2 26 0 81 1 0 1 1.185 8.5 0.2 2.2 6.8 3.12
14 Juan Veintidos 22 4 2 .667 3.55 29 2 1 0 1 71.0 62 34 28 5 42 5 51 3 0 3 1.465 7.9 0.6 5.3 6.5 1.21
15 Hank Webb 22 9 5 .643 2.27 16 16 10 4 0 115.0 94 37 29 7 35 1 97 2 0 4 1.122 7.4 0.5 2.7 7.6 2.77
16 Jimmy Whisman 25 1 4 .200 3.81 9 7 1 0 0 52.0 52 28 22 4 17 3 23 2 0 0 1.327 9.0 0.7 2.9 4.0 1.35
17 Al Wihtol 23 7 6 .538 2.80 26 2 1 0 8 61.0 52 19 19 6 26 5 53 4 0 1 1.279 7.7 0.9 3.8 7.8 2.04
17 Players 22.2 75 64 .540 3.40 139 139 91 48 11 17 1216.0 1130 542 460 85 490 44 887 32 0 59 1.332 8.4 0.6 3.6 6.6 1.81
* - 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
Joe Nolan 127 868 67 12 10 .987 7.36 14
Tommy Williams 17 75 7 3 0 .965 4.82 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Hallums 135 1219 61 6 113 .995 9.48
Larry Fritz 3 20 0 1 2 .952 6.67
Bill Sudakis 2 27 2 0 2 1.000 14.50
Tommy Williams 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Terry Deremer 123 279 368 26 71 .961 5.26
Lazaro DelOrbe 6 5 19 5 4 .828 4.00
Robert Croswell 5 6 26 1 2 .970 6.40
Bill Sudakis 5 11 17 0 2 1.000 5.60

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Staiger 75 57 130 12 15 .940 2.49
Paul Womble 28 23 49 7 3 .911 2.57
James Brunette 27 16 36 1 5 .981 1.93 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Sudakis 16 14 26 2 4 .952 2.50
Lazaro DelOrbe 5 2 16 0 1 1.000 3.60

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brian Ostrosser 131 230 373 32 71 .950 4.60
Robert Croswell 6 14 18 2 3 .941 5.33
Lazaro DelOrbe 6 13 9 1 4 .957 3.67
Jack Burik 4 2 3 1 1 .833 1.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Schneck 81 146 6 2 0 .987 1.88
Ron Diggle 78 104 10 4 4 .966 1.46
Jeffrey Anderson 77 182 10 8 2 .960 2.49
Paul Womble 63 101 5 8 0 .930 1.68
George Kazmarek 39 53 5 1 0 .983 1.49
Larry Fritz 34 45 4 2 0 .961 1.44
Jackie Adams 28 32 0 1 0 .970 1.14
James Brunette 27 34 2 1 0 .973 1.33 Stats for 2 teams
Greg Harts 18 26 1 2 0 .931 1.50
Gary Hill 9 6 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
Tommy Williams 4 10 0 1 0 .909 2.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Apodaca 30 8 21 0 0 1.000 0.97
Kenny Esposito 30 3 11 0 0 1.000 0.47
Jerry Ray 29 2 10 3 2 .800 0.41
Juan Veintidos 29 2 13 2 1 .882 0.52
Randy Sterling 28 11 28 2 3 .951 1.39
Al Wihtol 26 0 9 0 2 1.000 0.35
Terry Blitz 25 4 28 1 0 .970 1.28
Hank Webb 16 5 25 3 3 .909 1.88
Wayne Kirby 15 0 8 1 0 .889 0.53
Craig Swan 14 9 13 0 0 1.000 1.57
Al Dodson 13 3 3 1 0 .857 0.46
Tommie Sheppard 11 1 10 1 0 .917 1.00
Ron Stewart 10 2 10 0 1 1.000 1.20
Donald Camy 9 3 10 0 0 1.000 1.44
Jimmy Whisman 9 7 11 0 0 1.000 2.00
Gary Hill 8 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dan Carey 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jackie Adams 23 R R 5' 9.0" 186 Apr 24, 1949 Pasadena, CA, US
Jeffrey Anderson 23 R R 5' 9.0" 168 Aug 12, 1948 Mound Bayou, MS, US
Bob Apodaca 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 31, 1950 Los Angeles, CA, US
Terry Blitz 23 L R 6' 0.0" 185 May 6, 1949 Norwalk, CT, US
James Brunette 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 15, 1947 Chicago, IL, US
Jack Burik 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 24, 1949 McKees Rocks, PA, US
Donald Camy 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 10, 1949 Salinas, CA, US
Dan Carey 22 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Jul 22, 1949
Robert Croswell 22 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 10, 1949
Lazaro DelOrbe 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Dec 17, 1950 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Terry Deremer 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1949
Ron Diggle 21 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 4, 1950 Artesia, CA, US
Al Dodson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Feb 23, 1950 Newport, RI, US
Kenny Esposito 22 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Jun 9, 1950 Flushing, NY, US
Larry Fritz 23 L L 6' 2.0" 225 Feb 14, 1949 East Chicago, IN, US
Thomas Hallums 23 R R 6' 3.0" 223 Jan 3, 1949 Greenville, SC, US
Greg Harts 22 L L 6' 0.0" 168 Apr 21, 1950 Atlanta, GA, US
Gary Hill 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 30, 1946 Redding, CA, US
George Kazmarek 24 R R 6' 1.0" 196 Dec 24, 1947 Baltimore, MD, US
Wayne Kirby 21 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 12, 1951 Santa Cruz, CA, US
Joe Nolan 21 L R 5' 11.0" 175 May 12, 1951 St. Louis, MO, US
Brian Ostrosser 23 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 17, 1949 Hamilton, ON, CA
Jerry Ray 23 L L 6' 5.0" 200 Jul 24, 1948 Dallas, TX, US
Dave Schneck 23 L L 5' 10.0" 200 Jun 18, 1949 Allentown, PA, US
Tommie Sheppard 23 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Jul 16, 1948 Ash Flat, AR, US
Roy Staiger 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 6, 1950 Tulsa, OK, US
Randy Sterling 21 S R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 21, 1951 Key West, FL, US
Ron Stewart 22 L L 6' 4.0" 210 Oct 13, 1949 Eau Claire, WI, US
Bill Sudakis 26 S R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 27, 1946 Joliet, IL, US
Craig Swan 21 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Nov 30, 1950 Van Nuys, CA, US
Juan Veintidos 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 14, 1949 Cayey, PR
Hank Webb 22 R R 6' 3.0" 175 May 21, 1950 Copiague, NY, US
Jimmy Whisman 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 19, 1946 Claremore, OK, US
Al Wihtol 23 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 25, 1948 Van Nuys, CA, US
Tommy Williams 24 S R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 17, 1948 Los Angeles, CA, US
Paul Womble 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Mar 30, 1949 Kansas City, KS, US

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