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1962 Knoxville Smokies

1962 > Class A > 1962 South Atlantic League
Overall: 86-54
Scored 672 runs, Allowed 570 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-60

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Frank Carswell
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961 / 1963

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 Clifford Adams 25 33 72 64 8 10 2 1 0 5 0 2 29 .156 .194 .219 .413 14 1 5 0 0
2 Al Baker 25 121 470 415 47 94 21 3 5 49 3 44 85 .227 .296 .328 .624 136 0 4 7 5
3 Terry Bartholome 26 4 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0 0
4 David Brown 24 45 170 128 22 32 7 2 4 21 3 40 38 .250 .424 .430 .853 55 0 0 2 1
5 Jim Command* 33 3 12 10 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 .200 .250 .200 .450 2 0 0 1 0
6 Billy Dashner* 27 27 89 72 11 15 2 0 2 12 0 15 11 .208 .348 .319 .668 23 1 0 1 0
7 Ricardo Delgado 22 34 14 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .167 .286 .167 .452 2 0 0 0 0
8 Bill Faul 22 13 34 28 3 4 1 0 0 3 0 3 2 .143 .219 .179 .397 5 0 2 1 0
9 Tom Fletcher# 20 17 32 27 5 7 2 0 0 3 0 3 8 .259 .333 .333 .667 9 0 2 0 0
10 Gene Garnell# 23 6 16 15 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .267 .313 .333 .646 5 0 0 0 0
11 Owen Johnson 24 38 113 111 5 18 6 0 0 7 0 2 23 .162 .177 .216 .393 24 0 0 0 0
12 Richard Klunder# 24 25 29 27 3 6 2 3 0 5 0 1 6 .222 .250 .519 .769 14 0 1 0 0
13 Andy Kosco 20 98 355 327 36 93 12 4 6 46 3 26 59 .284 .339 .401 .740 131 1 1 0 3
14 Ed Kranepool* 17 7 20 18 4 5 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .278 .350 .444 .794 8 0 0 0 0
15 Leo Marentette 21 36 92 85 5 16 1 0 0 3 0 3 16 .188 .216 .200 .416 17 0 4 0 0
16 Joel McDaniel# 23 57 68 65 11 18 1 4 3 6 0 3 16 .277 .309 .554 .863 36 0 0 0 0
17 Jim Northrup* 22 23 93 82 9 20 1 2 2 15 0 9 22 .244 .323 .378 .701 31 1 0 1 2
18 Ray Oyler 23 140 557 475 66 112 17 6 11 60 0 71 108 .236 .338 .366 .704 174 4 4 3 6
19 Bob Paffel 26 9 6 6 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 0 0 0
20 David Reed* 25 41 24 19 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 .211 .318 .211 .529 4 0 2 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 John Ryan* 22 127 564 476 81 132 12 13 4 49 6 79 47 .277 .380 .382 .762 182 1 6 2 7
22 Chico Salmon 21 137 625 552 97 182 24 5 16 82 25 61 32 .330 .396 .478 .875 264 4 2 6 5
23 Bennie Sandlin 21 126 404 348 50 87 9 5 11 52 1 48 97 .250 .345 .399 .744 139 4 1 3 1
24 George Smith 24 118 515 445 90 130 15 8 2 45 14 56 70 .292 .373 .375 .749 167 4 6 4 1
25 Leo Smith* 24 83 350 284 37 91 17 1 9 65 1 56 43 .320 .422 .482 .905 137 0 2 8 10
26 Willie Smith* 23 71 166 147 23 40 7 1 1 23 1 12 12 .272 .319 .354 .673 52 0 3 4 0
27 Jake Striker* 28 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
28 John Sullivan* 21 117 473 389 50 104 18 2 6 36 0 69 51 .267 .384 .370 .754 144 6 7 2 12
29 Tom Timmermann 22 29 64 58 5 5 2 0 0 2 0 4 31 .086 .172 .121 .293 7 2 0 0 0
30 Frank Zupo* 22 9 21 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .111 .200 .111 .311 2 0 1 0 1
30 Players 22.6 140 5441 4691 672 1234 184 60 82 593 55 618 835 .263 .350 .380 .731 1784 127 36 50 46 55
* - 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 Clifford Adams 25 16 8 .667 2.88 33 20 9 1 175.0 139 71 56 13 52 6 81 3 1 5 1.091 7.1 0.7 2.7 4.2 1.56
2 Ricardo Delgado 22 4 4 .500 3.91 34 0 0 0 76.0 82 36 33 3 27 9 44 2 0 2 1.434 9.7 0.4 3.2 5.2 1.63
3 Bill Faul 22 6 2 .750 2.10 13 13 5 2 90.0 57 25 21 3 53 0 77 3 0 1 1.222 5.7 0.3 5.3 7.7 1.45
4 Tom Fletcher* 20 5 4 .556 2.33 17 11 2 1 81.0 68 39 21 6 51 1 59 0 0 3 1.469 7.6 0.7 5.7 6.6 1.16
5 Gene Garnell 23 2 1 .667 5.14 6 6 2 0 35.0 37 25 20 6 34 0 27 0 0 3 2.029 9.5 1.5 8.7 6.9 0.79
6 Owen Johnson 24 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 4.000 18.0 9.0 18.0 18.0 1.00
7 Richard Klunder* 24 4 3 .571 4.32 21 10 3 0 73.0 79 43 35 5 58 2 47 7 0 5 1.877 9.7 0.6 7.2 5.8 0.81
8 Leo Marentette 21 14 11 .560 3.14 35 30 14 6 221.0 174 96 77 17 125 2 205 6 1 7 1.353 7.1 0.7 5.1 8.3 1.64
9 Joel McDaniel 23 15 5 .750 3.50 41 6 4 0 144.0 124 62 56 14 50 5 85 4 0 4 1.208 7.8 0.9 3.1 5.3 1.70
10 Bob Paffel 26 1 1 .500 6.16 9 0 0 0 19.0 27 17 13 4 13 1 10 0 0 4 2.105 12.8 1.9 6.2 4.7 0.77
11 David Reed 25 6 4 .600 4.41 41 0 0 0 96.0 105 55 47 10 22 2 61 0 1 2 1.323 9.8 0.9 2.1 5.7 2.77 Stats for 2 teams
12 Willie Smith* 23 10 7 .588 3.60 25 16 7 2 120.0 103 58 48 6 61 2 94 1 0 8 1.367 7.7 0.4 4.6 7.0 1.54
13 Jake Striker* 28 0 0 3.00 5 1 0 0 12.0 9 5 4 0 5 1 5 0 0 0 1.167 6.8 0.0 3.8 3.8 1.00
14 Tom Timmermann 22 9 8 .529 2.66 29 26 6 0 169.0 140 65 50 6 88 3 115 2 0 3 1.349 7.5 0.3 4.7 6.1 1.31
14 Players 22.9 86 54 .614 3.24 140 140 88 52 12 1238.0 1082 570 446 86 613 34 860 29 4 46 5341 1.369 7.9 0.6 4.5 6.3 1.40
* - 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
John Sullivan 111 685 66 7 12 .991 6.77 8
Owen Johnson 30 154 26 3 3 .984 6.00 6

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Smith 83 645 60 16 68 .978 8.49
Chico Salmon 66 550 45 6 53 .990 9.02

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Baker 116 310 322 23 99 .965 5.45
George Smith 30 64 71 6 13 .957 4.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Ryan 122 82 245 22 25 .937 2.68
George Smith 21 9 24 1 3 .971 1.57

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Oyler 140 252 439 28 83 .961 4.94

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bennie Sandlin 121 233 9 11 2 .957 2.00
Andy Kosco 93 155 5 3 1 .982 1.72
Chico Salmon 83 125 6 2 3 .985 1.58
George Smith 61 105 6 1 1 .991 1.82
David Brown 40 65 2 4 1 .944 1.68
Jim Northrup 23 30 4 5 0 .872 1.48
Billy Dashner 19 16 2 3 0 .857 0.95

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joel McDaniel 41 8 24 0 1 1.000 0.78
David Reed 41 10 16 0 2 1.000 0.63 Stats for 2 teams
Leo Marentette 35 19 29 1 4 .980 1.37
Ricardo Delgado 34 5 17 0 2 1.000 0.65
Clifford Adams 33 8 40 4 1 .923 1.45
Tom Timmermann 29 15 38 3 3 .946 1.83
Willie Smith 25 7 23 4 0 .882 1.20
Richard Klunder 21 4 21 0 2 1.000 1.19
Tom Fletcher 17 6 10 2 0 .889 0.94
Bill Faul 13 4 11 0 0 1.000 1.15
Bob Paffel 9 0.00
Gene Garnell 6 0.00
Jake Striker 5 0.00
Owen Johnson 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Clifford Adams 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 6, 1937
Al Baker 25 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Dec 8, 1936 Colerain, NC, US
Terry Bartholome 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1936
David Brown 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1938
Jim Command 33 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 15, 1928 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Billy Dashner 27 L L 5' 11.0" 195 1935
Ricardo Delgado 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Feb 7, 1940 Mayaguez, PR
Bill Faul 22 R R 5' 10.0" 184 Apr 21, 1940 Cincinnati, OH, US
Tom Fletcher 20 S L 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 28, 1942 Elmira, NY, US
Gene Garnell 23 S R 6' 1.0" 178 Aug 9, 1938 Trinidad, CO, US
Owen Johnson 24 R R 5' 11.0" 190 May 29, 1938
Richard Klunder 24 S L 6' 3.0" 190 1938
Andy Kosco 20 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Oct 5, 1941 Youngstown, OH, US
Ed Kranepool 17 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Nov 8, 1944 New York, NY, US
Leo Marentette 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 18, 1941 Detroit, MI, US
Joel McDaniel 23 S R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 10, 1939 Rutherfordton, NC, US
Jim Northrup 22 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 24, 1939 Breckenridge, MI, US
Ray Oyler 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 4, 1938 Indianapolis, IN, US
Bob Paffel 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 27, 1936 Wyandotte, MI, US
David Reed 25 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 30, 1936
John Ryan 22 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 4, 1939 Oshawa, ON, CA
Chico Salmon 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 3, 1940 Colon, Colon, PA
Bennie Sandlin 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 12, 1941 Cullman, AL, US
George Smith 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jul 7, 1937 St. Petersburg, FL, US
Leo Smith 24 L R 6' 2.0" 210 May 5, 1938 Mobile, AL, US
Willie Smith 23 L L 6' 0.0" 182 Feb 11, 1939 Anniston, AL, US
Jake Striker 28 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 23, 1933 New Washington, OH, US
John Sullivan 21 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 3, 1941 Somerville, NJ, US
Tom Timmermann 22 R R 6' 4.0" 215 May 12, 1940 Breese, IL, US
Frank Zupo 22 L R 5' 11.0" 182 Aug 29, 1939 San Francisco, CA, US

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