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1969 Pittsfield Red Sox

1969 > Class AA > 1969 Eastern League
Overall: 68-72
Scored 590 runs, Allowed 577 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-69

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Billy Gardner
Represented: Pittsfield, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1968 / 1970

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 Frank Austin 23 113 442 404 48 109 10 1 15 75 1 1 35 63 .270 .327 .411 .738 166 0 2 1
2 Michael Budd* 26 109 388 317 38 71 12 2 8 40 0 1 67 37 .224 .358 .350 .708 111 0 2 2
3 John Butler 26 41 153 138 19 37 5 0 5 19 2 1 14 29 .268 .333 .413 .746 57 0 0 1
4 Chris Coletta* 24 12 43 39 4 11 2 2 1 4 2 0 4 4 .282 .349 .513 .862 20 0 0 0
5 Donald Dilly 25 94 385 325 49 83 20 2 3 32 6 2 50 59 .255 .360 .357 .717 116 5 2 3
6 Stephen Eagan 22 9 23 21 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 .095 .174 .095 .269 2 0 0 0
7 Carlton Fisk 21 97 351 309 38 75 18 3 10 41 2 0 33 60 .243 .329 .417 .746 129 7 1 1
8 Billy Gardner 41 2 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0 0
9 John Hamilton 19 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
10 Raymond Henningsen 23 20 51 43 5 13 2 0 0 6 0 0 6 7 .302 .392 .349 .741 15 1 0 1
11 Buddy Hunter 21 74 259 217 31 53 10 1 3 22 2 0 33 38 .244 .348 .341 .689 74 2 6 1
12 Richard Jackson* 23 54 172 150 14 27 4 0 2 5 0 0 21 20 .180 .285 .247 .532 37 1 0 0
13 Bill Lee* 22 12 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0
14 John Mason 24 136 552 490 78 142 21 5 4 63 4 3 49 48 .290 .352 .378 .730 185 3 1 9
15 Raul Mercado 26 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
16 Rick Miller* 21 77 265 221 25 58 7 1 6 32 1 2 43 46 .262 .385 .385 .770 85 1 0 0
17 John Mountain* 24 24 94 86 12 24 7 0 0 10 3 2 7 14 .279 .330 .360 .690 31 0 0 1
18 Juan Ramos 23 22 64 54 3 11 2 0 0 8 0 0 9 8 .204 .317 .241 .558 13 0 1 0
19 Daniel Rudanovich 24 93 340 293 39 65 12 1 1 27 1 2 39 33 .222 .318 .280 .598 82 4 0 4
20 James Russin 28 99 305 269 35 65 5 0 13 46 1 0 32 55 .242 .321 .405 .727 109 1 0 3
21 Katsuhiro Shitanishi 26 137 599 513 76 116 13 4 0 27 20 12 68 49 .226 .325 .267 .593 137 9 6 3
22 Curtis Suchan 18 1 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0
23 James Thomas# 24 22 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 2 0 0 0
24 Frederick Wolcott 23 133 560 505 72 142 28 5 14 75 25 5 44 119 .281 .342 .440 .782 222 5 2 4
24 Players 24.0 141 5066 4412 590 1109 179 27 85 534 70 31 558 697 .251 .338 .362 .700 1597 39 23 34 24
* - 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 Edward Baird 23 3 4 .429 5.94 9 9 3 0 0 53.0 68 40 35 6 21 1 25 2 0 2 1.679 11.5 1.0 3.6 4.2 1.19
2 Carl Boteze 23 3 3 .500 3.32 7 4 2 0 0 38.0 33 22 14 4 15 0 21 0 0 4 1.263 7.8 0.9 3.6 5.0 1.40
3 Paul Dowd 22 3 7 .300 6.23 15 14 4 2 0 65.0 80 54 45 8 28 5 30 4 0 2 1.662 11.1 1.1 3.9 4.2 1.07
4 Jack Gaines* 24 3 2 .600 6.19 13 12 1 1 0 48.0 52 36 33 8 45 0 40 1 0 1 2.021 9.8 1.5 8.4 7.5 0.89
5 Dave Gray 26 5 4 .556 2.84 13 12 4 2 1 73.0 47 32 23 3 39 0 60 1 0 7 1.178 5.8 0.4 4.8 7.4 1.54
6 Bill Lee* 22 6 2 .750 2.06 10 10 2 0 0 70.0 48 25 16 4 32 1 48 0 0 0 1.143 6.2 0.5 4.1 6.2 1.50
7 Raul Mercado 26 5 5 .500 4.67 34 0 0 0 4 79.0 100 53 41 6 31 14 30 0 0 1 1.658 11.4 0.7 3.5 3.4 0.97
8 Dick Mills 24 5 2 .714 3.63 10 10 3 1 0 57.0 48 25 23 4 33 0 49 0 0 6 1.421 7.6 0.6 5.2 7.7 1.48
9 Tom Parsons 29 7 7 .500 2.25 47 1 1 0 8 132.0 129 50 33 5 35 16 94 4 1 2 1.242 8.8 0.3 2.4 6.4 2.69
10 Charles Prediger 22 1 1 .500 2.12 2 2 1 0 0 17.0 16 4 4 0 8 2 7 0 0 1 1.412 8.5 0.0 4.2 3.7 0.88
11 James Thomas* 24 6 8 .429 3.30 21 17 6 3 1 120.0 111 57 44 11 52 5 70 1 0 5 1.358 8.3 0.8 3.9 5.2 1.35
12 James Thornton 25 1 3 .250 3.57 19 4 0 0 1 53.0 62 25 21 3 32 3 29 0 1 4 1.774 10.5 0.5 5.4 4.9 0.91
13 Ivy Washington 24 8 14 .364 3.07 25 25 14 1 0 167.0 152 80 57 5 100 11 137 3 1 9 1.509 8.2 0.3 5.4 7.4 1.37
14 Fred Wenz 27 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 1 4.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 0.500 2.2 0.0 2.2 20.2 9.00
15 Ken Wright 22 12 10 .545 3.16 31 21 12 4 2 165.0 147 74 58 5 92 8 136 15 2 8 1.448 8.0 0.3 5.0 7.4 1.48
15 Players 24.5 68 72 .486 3.53 141 141 88 53 17 18 1141.0 1094 577 447 72 564 66 785 31 5 52 1.453 8.6 0.6 4.4 6.2 1.39
* - 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
Carlton Fisk 97 551 65 22 4 .966 6.35 9
Richard Jackson 46 264 25 6 6 .980 6.28 6
Stephen Eagan 8 22 6 1 0 .966 3.50 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Austin 99 814 59 9 70 .990 8.82
James Russin 54 347 26 12 39 .969 6.91
Michael Budd 2 11 1 1 1 .923 6.00
Richard Jackson 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Hunter 71 154 182 10 49 .971 4.73
Katsuhiro Shitanishi 71 131 169 8 35 .974 4.23
John Mason 6 8 7 1 2 .938 2.50
Billy Gardner 2 3 2 0 0 1.000 2.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Mason 127 118 191 55 27 .849 2.43
James Russin 16 11 23 5 0 .872 2.13
Katsuhiro Shitanishi 6 5 17 2 1 .917 3.67
John Butler 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Katsuhiro Shitanishi 61 97 157 16 41 .941 4.16
John Butler 39 70 113 10 21 .948 4.69
Juan Ramos 22 27 60 5 6 .946 3.95
Raymond Henningsen 19 18 44 5 9 .925 3.26
John Mason 6 5 20 6 2 .806 4.17
Buddy Hunter 2 1 3 0 0 1.000 2.00
John Hamilton 1 4 3 1 2 .875 7.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frederick Wolcott 133 207 12 6 2 .973 1.65
Donald Dilly 94 147 5 5 1 .968 1.62
Daniel Rudanovich 88 121 7 2 2 .985 1.45
Rick Miller 75 150 8 3 3 .981 2.11
John Mountain 23 32 2 2 1 .944 1.48
Frank Austin 12 21 0 0 0 1.000 1.75
Chris Coletta 6 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
John Mason 2 4 1 0 0 1.000 2.50
Michael Budd 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Raul Mercado 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Curtis Suchan 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Parsons 47 10 43 2 2 .964 1.13
Raul Mercado 34 5 10 1 0 .938 0.44
Ken Wright 31 5 27 2 4 .941 1.03
Ivy Washington 25 11 35 4 1 .920 1.84
James Thomas 21 2 11 2 0 .867 0.62
James Thornton 19 2 9 0 0 1.000 0.58
Paul Dowd 15 6 15 0 0 1.000 1.40
Jack Gaines 13 2 9 2 0 .846 0.85
Dave Gray 13 5 15 2 1 .909 1.54
Bill Lee 10 4 19 2 0 .920 2.30
Dick Mills 10 3 4 1 1 .875 0.70
Edward Baird 9 4 5 1 0 .900 1.00
Carl Boteze 7 3 7 0 0 1.000 1.43
Charles Prediger 2 2 5 0 0 1.000 3.50
Fred Wenz 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Frank Austin 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Nov 16, 1945 Tempe, AZ, US
Edward Baird 23 R R 6' 4.0" 220 1946
Carl Boteze 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 31, 1945
Michael Budd 26 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 9, 1942 Siler City, NC, US
John Butler 26 R R 5' 10.0" 172 Jul 13, 1942 Valdosta, GA, US
Chris Coletta 24 L L 5' 11.0" 190 Aug 2, 1944 Brooklyn, NY, US
Donald Dilly 25 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 4, 1944 Muskegon, MI, US
Paul Dowd 22 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 14, 1946 Detroit, MI, US
Stephen Eagan 22 R R 5' 11.0" 210 Oct 7, 1946 Topeka, KS, US
Carlton Fisk 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 26, 1947 Bellows Falls, VT, US
Jack Gaines 24 L L 6' 1.0" 165 Jan 27, 1945 Portsmouth, VA, US
Billy Gardner 41 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 19, 1927 Waterford, CT, US
Dave Gray 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 7, 1943 Ogden, UT, US
John Hamilton 19 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Apr 25, 1950
Raymond Henningsen 23 R R 5' 9.0" 145 Aug 7, 1945 Omaha, NE, US
Buddy Hunter 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 9, 1947 Omaha, NE, US
Richard Jackson 23 L R 5' 11.0" 190 May 20, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Lee 22 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Dec 28, 1946 Burbank, CA, US
John Mason 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 14, 1945 Kingsville, TX, US
Raul Mercado 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 8, 1943 Sabana Grande, PR
Rick Miller 21 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 19, 1948 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Dick Mills 24 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 29, 1945 Boston, MA, US
John Mountain 24 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Feb 10, 1945 Cambridge, MA, US
Tom Parsons 29 R R 6' 7.0" 210 Sep 13, 1939 Lakeville, CT, US
Charles Prediger 22 R R 6' 3.0" 196 Dec 8, 1946 Philadelphia, PA, US
Juan Ramos 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 28, 1946 Santurce, PR
Daniel Rudanovich 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 20, 1944 St. Louis, MO, US
James Russin 28 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 9, 1940 Morristown, NJ, US
Katsuhiro Shitanishi 26 R R 5' 8.0" 160 May 23, 1943 Fresno, CA, US
Curtis Suchan 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 11, 1950
James Thomas 24 S L 6' 2.0" 207 Dec 9, 1944 Sacramento, CA, US
James Thornton 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 16, 1944 Escondido, CA, US
Ivy Washington 24 L R 6' 1.0" 165 May 16, 1945 Independence, LA, US
Fred Wenz 27 R R 6' 3.0" 214 Aug 26, 1941 Bound Brook, NJ, US
Frederick Wolcott 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 13, 1945 Wyandotte, MI, US
Ken Wright 22 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Sep 4, 1946 Pensacola, FL, US

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