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1972 Cleveland Indians

1972 > Class Major League > 1972 American League (East)
Overall: 72-84
Scored 472 runs, Allowed 519 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-85

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Ken Aspromonte
Represented: Cleveland, OH
Ballpark: n/a
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 Buddy Bell 20 132 505 466 49 119 21 1 9 36 5 6 34 29 .255 .310 .363 .672 169 5 3 1 1 8
2 Kurt Bevacqua 25 19 38 35 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 10 .114 .184 .200 .384 7 1 0 0 0 1
3 Jack Brohamer* 22 136 567 527 49 123 13 2 5 35 3 2 27 46 .233 .271 .294 .565 155 8 1 9 3 0
4 Bill Butler* 25 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Lou Camilli# 25 39 45 41 2 6 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 8 .146 .205 .195 .400 8 0 0 1 0 0
6 Chris Chambliss* 23 121 499 466 51 136 27 2 6 44 3 4 26 63 .292 .327 .397 .724 185 8 0 3 4 2
7 Vince Colbert 26 23 23 20 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 .200 .273 .250 .523 5 1 0 1 0 0
8 Frank Duffy 25 130 428 385 23 92 16 4 3 27 6 2 31 54 .239 .297 .325 .621 125 12 1 10 1 5
9 Steve Dunning 23 20 39 33 6 9 1 0 3 4 0 0 3 9 .273 .333 .576 .909 19 0 0 3 0 0
10 Ed Farmer 22 46 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 1 0 0
11 Ray Fosse 25 134 508 457 42 110 20 1 10 41 5 1 45 46 .241 .312 .354 .666 162 18 3 1 2 15
12 Roy Foster 26 73 169 143 19 32 4 0 4 13 0 2 21 23 .224 .325 .336 .661 48 5 2 0 3 2
13 Steve Hargan 29 12 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Jack Heidemann 22 10 23 20 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .150 .261 .150 .411 3 1 1 0 0 0
15 Phil Hennigan 26 38 14 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .083 .214 .083 .298 1 0 0 0 0 0
16 Tom Hilgendorf# 30 19 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 11 .077 .071 .077 .148 1 0 0 0 1 0
17 Alex Johnson 29 108 384 356 31 85 10 1 8 37 6 8 22 40 .239 .283 .340 .623 121 10 1 2 3 10
18 Larry Johnson 21 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
19 Ray Lamb 27 34 27 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 .000 .192 .000 .192 0 0 0 1 0 0
20 Eddie Leon 25 89 251 225 14 45 2 1 4 16 0 2 20 47 .200 .265 .271 .536 61 10 1 2 3 1
21 Ron Lolich 25 24 85 80 4 15 1 0 2 8 0 0 4 20 .188 .224 .275 .499 22 0 0 0 1 1
22 Marcelino Lopez 28 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 John Lowenstein* 25 68 172 151 16 32 8 1 6 21 2 4 20 43 .212 .304 .397 .701 60 1 0 1 0 0
24 Tommy McCraw* 31 129 442 391 43 101 12 5 7 33 12 10 41 47 .258 .333 .368 .701 144 11 4 3 3 5
25 Steve Mingori* 28 42 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 0 0 0 0
26 Jerry Moses 25 52 157 141 9 31 3 0 4 14 0 0 11 29 .220 .290 .326 .617 46 2 3 2 0 3
27 Graig Nettles* 27 150 623 557 65 141 28 0 17 70 2 3 57 50 .253 .325 .395 .720 220 9 4 2 3 5
28 Gaylord Perry 33 41 131 110 5 17 2 0 1 9 0 0 5 43 .155 .197 .200 .397 22 2 1 14 1 0
29 Adolfo Phillips 30 12 9 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .222 .000 .222 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Denny Riddleberger 26 38 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 Fred Stanley 24 6 15 12 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .167 .286 .250 .536 3 1 0 1 0 0
32 Dick Tidrow 25 39 85 70 5 7 0 0 0 6 0 0 2 34 .100 .125 .100 .225 7 2 0 13 0 0
33 Del Unser* 27 132 422 383 29 91 12 0 1 17 5 9 28 46 .238 .288 .277 .565 106 4 1 6 4 4
34 Milt Wilcox 22 32 51 45 3 9 2 0 0 4 0 0 2 12 .200 .234 .244 .478 11 1 0 4 0 0
34 Players 25.4 156 5769 5207 472 1220 186 18 91 440 49 53 420 762 .234 .293 .329 .622 1715 112 26 83 33 62
* - 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 Bill Butler* 25 0 0 1.54 6 2 1 0 0 0 11.2 9 3 2 1 10 0 6 0 0 0 52 1.629 6.9 0.8 7.7 4.6 0.60
2 Vince Colbert 26 1 7 .125 4.58 22 11 2 1 1 0 74.2 74 42 38 8 38 5 36 7 0 6 330 1.500 8.9 1.0 4.6 4.3 0.95
3 Steve Dunning 23 6 4 .600 3.26 16 16 0 1 0 0 105.0 98 39 38 16 43 8 52 0 1 2 441 1.343 8.4 1.4 3.7 4.5 1.21
4 Ed Farmer 22 2 5 .286 4.40 46 1 28 0 0 7 61.1 51 32 30 10 27 6 33 1 0 2 257 1.272 7.5 1.5 4.0 4.8 1.22
5 Steve Hargan 29 0 3 .000 5.85 12 1 2 0 0 0 20.0 23 16 13 1 15 2 10 0 0 1 97 1.900 10.4 0.4 6.8 4.5 0.67
6 Phil Hennigan 26 5 3 .625 2.67 38 1 23 0 0 6 67.1 54 20 20 8 18 4 44 2 0 4 267 1.069 7.2 1.1 2.4 5.9 2.44
7 Tom Hilgendorf* 30 3 1 .750 2.68 19 5 6 1 0 0 47.0 51 16 14 4 21 7 25 2 0 1 207 1.532 9.8 0.8 4.0 4.8 1.19
8 Ray Lamb 27 5 6 .455 3.09 34 9 3 0 0 0 107.2 101 42 37 5 29 5 64 1 1 3 447 1.207 8.4 0.4 2.4 5.3 2.21
9 Marcelino Lopez* 28 0 0 5.40 4 2 0 0 0 0 8.1 8 5 5 0 10 0 1 0 0 3 40 2.160 8.6 0.0 10.8 1.1 0.10
10 Steve Mingori* 28 0 6 .000 3.95 41 0 23 0 0 10 57.0 67 28 25 4 36 8 47 2 0 2 271 1.807 10.6 0.6 5.7 7.4 1.31
11 Lowell Palmer 24 0 0 4.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 11 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 13.5 1.50
12 Gaylord Perry 33 24 16 .600 1.92 41 40 1 29 5 1 342.2 253 79 73 17 82 16 234 12 0 11 1345 0.978 6.6 0.4 2.2 6.1 2.85
13 Denny Riddleberger* 26 1 3 .250 2.50 38 0 10 0 0 0 54.0 45 23 15 5 22 3 34 2 0 2 220 1.241 7.5 0.8 3.7 5.7 1.55
14 Dick Tidrow 25 14 15 .483 2.77 39 34 2 10 3 0 237.1 200 83 73 21 70 13 123 6 1 3 968 1.138 7.6 0.8 2.7 4.7 1.76
15 Milt Wilcox 22 7 14 .333 3.40 32 27 2 4 2 0 156.0 145 67 59 18 72 11 90 5 1 0 669 1.391 8.4 1.0 4.2 5.2 1.25
15 Players 26.4 72 84 .462 2.92 156 156 109 47 13 25 1410.0 1232 519 457 123 534 92 846 40 4 43 5877 1.252 7.9 0.8 3.4 5.4 1.58
* - 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
Ray Fosse 124 713 70 12 9 .985 6.31 12 53 31 37%
Jerry Moses 39 201 16 4 7 .982 5.56 4 13 12 48%
Larry Johnson 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Chambliss 119 1109 56 8 109 .993 9.79
Tommy McCraw 38 345 26 3 29 .992 9.76
Ray Fosse 3 27 1 0 3 1.000 9.33
Jerry Moses 3 19 1 1 1 .952 6.67
John Lowenstein 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Brohamer 132 285 393 16 87 .977 5.14
Eddie Leon 36 51 84 1 17 .993 3.75
Lou Camilli 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Fred Stanley 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Graig Nettles 150 114 338 21 27 .956 3.01
Buddy Bell 6 10 13 0 2 1.000 3.83
Kurt Bevacqua 1 2 5 0 1 1.000 7.00
Jack Brohamer 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Duffy 126 197 360 13 75 .977 4.42
Eddie Leon 35 52 95 5 22 .967 4.20
Jack Heidemann 10 10 17 1 3 .964 2.70
Lou Camilli 8 5 9 0 2 1.000 1.75
Fred Stanley 5 5 6 1 0 .917 2.20

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alex Johnson 95 0.00
Tommy McCraw 42 0.00
John Lowenstein 27 0.00
Roy Foster 15 0.00
Del Unser 14 0.00
Kurt Bevacqua 8 0.00
Adolfo Phillips 6 0.00
Ron Lolich 4 0.00
Steve Mingori 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Del Unser 85 0.00
Buddy Bell 63 0.00
Tommy McCraw 22 0.00
John Lowenstein 3 0.00
Adolfo Phillips 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Bell 65 0.00
Roy Foster 31 0.00
John Lowenstein 29 0.00
Tommy McCraw 24 0.00
Del Unser 23 0.00
Ron Lolich 19 0.00
Kurt Bevacqua 3 0.00
Adolfo Phillips 2 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Bell 123 274 10 3 4 .990 2.31
Del Unser 119 248 10 3 1 .989 2.17
Alex Johnson 95 145 4 7 1 .955 1.57
Tommy McCraw 84 159 2 0 0 1.000 1.92
John Lowenstein 58 77 7 0 3 1.000 1.45
Roy Foster 45 54 2 2 0 .966 1.24
Ron Lolich 22 39 1 0 0 1.000 1.82
Kurt Bevacqua 11 9 0 1 0 .900 0.82
Adolfo Phillips 10 7 0 0 0 1.000 0.70
Steve Mingori 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Farmer 46 4 12 1 0 .941 0.35
Steve Mingori 41 4 11 1 0 .938 0.37
Gaylord Perry 41 18 61 2 7 .975 1.93
Dick Tidrow 39 10 23 1 0 .971 0.85
Phil Hennigan 38 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.16
Denny Riddleberger 38 0 9 0 0 1.000 0.24
Ray Lamb 34 2 13 1 0 .938 0.44
Milt Wilcox 32 9 14 5 1 .821 0.72
Vince Colbert 22 1 15 0 2 1.000 0.73
Tom Hilgendorf 19 2 10 1 0 .923 0.63
Steve Dunning 16 2 16 2 0 .900 1.13
Steve Hargan 12 3 5 0 2 1.000 0.67
Bill Butler 6 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Marcelino Lopez 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
Lowell Palmer 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Buddy Bell 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 27, 1951 Pittsburgh, PA, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Kurt Bevacqua 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 23, 1947 Miami Beach, FL, US 1972-09-06 1972-10-03
Jack Brohamer 22 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Feb 26, 1950 Maywood, CA, US 1972-04-18 1972-10-03
Bill Butler 25 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 12, 1947 Hyattsville, MD, US 1972-09-06 1972-09-24
Lou Camilli 25 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 24, 1946 El Paso, TX, US 1972-04-18 1972-09-24
Chris Chambliss 23 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 26, 1948 Dayton, OH, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Vince Colbert 26 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 20, 1945 Washington, DC, US 1972-04-18 1972-09-16
Frank Duffy 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 14, 1946 Oakland, CA, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Steve Dunning 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 May 15, 1949 Denver, CO, US 1972-07-23 1972-10-01
Ed Farmer 22 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Oct 18, 1949 Evergreen Park, IL, US 1972-04-18 1972-10-03
Ray Fosse 25 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Apr 4, 1947 Marion, IL, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Roy Foster 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 29, 1945 Bixby, OK, US 1972-04-21 1972-10-01
Steve Hargan 29 R R 6' 3.0" 170 Sep 8, 1942 Fort Wayne, IN, US 1972-05-05 1972-09-16
Jack Heidemann 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 11, 1949 Brenham, TX, US 1972-09-07 1972-09-24
Phil Hennigan 26 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Apr 10, 1946 Jasper, TX, US 1972-05-21 1972-10-03
Tom Hilgendorf 30 S L 6' 1.0" 187 Mar 10, 1942 Clinton, IA, US 1972-07-12 1972-10-01
Alex Johnson 29 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Dec 7, 1942 Helena, AR, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Larry Johnson 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 17, 1950 Cleveland, OH, US 1972-10-03 1972-10-03
Mike Kilkenny 27 R L 6' 3.0" 175 Apr 11, 1945 Bradford, ON, CA 1972-06-14 1972-09-24
Ray Lamb 27 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 23, 1944 Glendale, CA, US 1972-04-18 1972-10-03
Eddie Leon 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 11, 1946 Tucson, AZ, US 1972-04-15 1972-09-24
Ron Lolich 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 19, 1946 Portland, OR, US 1972-06-25 1972-07-23
Marcelino Lopez 28 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 23, 1943 La Habana, La Habana, CU 1972-09-05 1972-09-24
John Lowenstein 25 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 27, 1947 Wolf Point, MT, US 1972-04-18 1972-09-20
Tommy McCraw 31 L L 6' 0.0" 183 Nov 21, 1940 Malvern, AR, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Steve Mingori 28 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Feb 29, 1944 Kansas City, MO, US 1972-04-18 1972-10-03
Jerry Moses 25 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 9, 1946 Yazoo City, MS, US 1972-04-26 1972-09-24
Graig Nettles 27 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 20, 1944 San Diego, CA, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Lowell Palmer 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 18, 1947 Sacramento, CA, US 1972-10-03 1972-10-03
Gaylord Perry 33 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Sep 15, 1938 Williamston, NC, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-01
Adolfo Phillips 30 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Dec 16, 1941 Bethania, PA 1972-04-17 1972-05-16
Denny Riddleberger 26 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 22, 1945 Clifton Forge, VA, US 1972-04-15 1972-09-24
Fred Stanley 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Aug 13, 1947 Farnhamville, IA, US 1972-04-28 1972-05-25
Dick Tidrow 25 R R 6' 4.0" 210 May 14, 1947 San Francisco, CA, US 1972-04-18 1972-10-03
Del Unser 27 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 9, 1944 Decatur, IL, US 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
Milt Wilcox 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 20, 1950 Honolulu, HI, US 1972-04-17 1972-09-24

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