Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Minor Leagues > Teams > 1972 Tacoma Twins

Elliott, Kalb, MLB Network:From MLB Network’s launch on January 1, 2009—when I used baseballreference.com’s play...


1972 Tacoma Twins

1972 > Class AAA > 1972 Pacific Coast League (West)
Overall: 65-83
Scored 687 runs, Allowed 750 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-80

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Harry Warner
Represented: Tacoma, WA
Ballpark: Cheney Stadium (Tacoma, WA)
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 Mike Adams 23 132 580 479 95 149 25 7 21 78 11 7 93 78 .311 .419 .524 .943 251 0 2 6
2 Vic Albury* 25 26 21 19 2 4 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 6 .211 .238 .368 .607 7 0 0 1
3 Jose Arcia 28 98 313 290 36 71 10 2 3 20 3 1 11 38 .245 .287 .324 .611 94 7 3 2
4 Richard Barnes* 21 46 11 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .100 .000 .100 0 0 1 0
5 Glenn Borgmann 22 66 266 235 37 79 13 0 12 39 0 1 26 28 .336 .404 .545 .948 128 2 1 2
6 Michael Brooks 22 119 477 438 43 121 12 2 3 42 7 3 29 61 .276 .323 .333 .656 146 3 3 4
7 Bill Burbach 24 33 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
8 Ezell Carter 28 83 217 195 30 48 11 0 2 20 3 2 18 50 .246 .313 .333 .647 65 2 0 2
9 Rick Dempsey 22 48 176 161 13 38 6 2 3 18 2 1 12 27 .236 .290 .354 .644 57 1 0 2
10 Mike Derrick* 28 113 389 340 43 91 11 7 10 67 0 1 46 89 .268 .357 .429 .786 146 1 2 0
11 Glenn Ezell 27 87 205 184 16 53 8 0 1 22 0 0 19 35 .288 .358 .348 .706 64 1 1 0
12 John Gelnar 29 22 35 29 3 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 .138 .219 .207 .426 6 0 3 0
13 Ken Gill 25 70 29 23 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .087 .160 .087 .247 2 0 4 0
14 Dave Goltz 23 20 48 43 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 .070 .070 .070 .140 3 0 5 0
15 Bucky Guth 24 97 365 335 38 73 13 2 2 22 1 0 24 83 .218 .271 .287 .557 96 1 3 2
16 Hal Haydel 27 31 41 40 7 9 3 0 3 6 0 0 1 23 .225 .244 .525 .769 21 0 0 0
17 Ron Herbel 34 39 45 38 3 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 19 .158 .238 .184 .422 7 0 3 0
18 Jim Holt* 28 134 523 484 53 161 27 6 8 96 3 1 34 45 .333 .376 .463 .839 224 0 4 1
19 Greg Jaycox 21 10 12 11 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .182 .250 .273 .523 3 0 0 0
20 Tom Kelly* 21 132 487 407 76 114 19 2 10 52 4 5 70 95 .280 .390 .410 .800 167 4 5 1
21 Ron Law 26 11 22 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .095 .136 .095 .232 2 0 0 0
22 Steve Luebber 22 42 85 72 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 26 .083 .120 .111 .231 8 1 10 0
23 Danny Morris 26 8 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
24 Cap Peterson 29 86 176 147 18 38 7 1 4 31 0 0 27 29 .259 .375 .401 .776 59 1 0 1
25 Fred Rico 27 126 498 432 73 132 29 2 13 72 1 1 58 99 .306 .387 .472 .859 204 2 2 4
26 Dennis Saunders# 23 56 24 18 3 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 .222 .333 .333 .667 6 0 3 0
27 Jim Strickland* 26 42 17 11 2 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 5 3 .364 .563 .636 1.199 7 0 1 0
28 Jerry Terrell 25 119 545 496 82 144 20 7 2 35 17 10 40 34 .290 .344 .371 .715 184 2 4 3
29 Mark Wiley 24 11 25 24 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 11 .042 .042 .042 .083 1 0 1 0
29 Players 25.1 148 5638 4984 687 1360 222 41 99 632 52 32 532 936 .273 .345 .393 .738 1961 29 62 31 44
* - 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 Vic Albury* 25 0 2 .000 5.00 12 2 0 0 0 18.0 20 11 10 1 12 3 18 0 0 2 1.778 10.0 0.5 6.0 9.0 1.50
2 Richard Barnes* 21 3 2 .600 3.68 46 4 0 0 1 71.0 81 47 29 7 32 6 42 2 0 2 1.592 10.3 0.9 4.1 5.3 1.31
3 Bill Burbach 24 2 1 .667 4.50 33 0 0 0 1 40.0 45 24 20 3 25 5 33 0 0 5 1.750 10.1 0.7 5.6 7.4 1.32
4 Ray Ewing* 25 0 0 13.50 3 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 3 3 0 5 0 1 0 1 1 3.500 9.0 0.0 22.5 4.5 0.20
5 John Gelnar 29 3 7 .300 4.31 22 16 1 1 0 94.0 119 61 45 14 23 2 54 5 1 3 1.511 11.4 1.3 2.2 5.2 2.35
6 Ken Gill 25 8 8 .500 4.04 70 5 0 0 6 136.0 141 73 61 19 50 12 81 6 3 6 1.404 9.3 1.3 3.3 5.4 1.62
7 Dave Goltz 23 8 8 .500 3.89 19 19 4 3 0 118.0 131 65 51 8 42 6 99 1 0 1 1.466 10.0 0.6 3.2 7.6 2.36
8 Hal Haydel 27 2 8 .200 7.14 26 21 0 0 0 92.0 121 84 73 13 67 5 57 2 0 3 2.043 11.8 1.3 6.6 5.6 0.85
9 Ron Herbel 34 6 9 .400 4.41 38 20 3 1 0 151.0 180 86 74 11 45 4 68 4 0 8 1.490 10.7 0.7 2.7 4.1 1.51
10 Greg Jaycox 21 2 6 .250 9.77 10 9 1 0 0 35.0 43 46 38 8 29 2 23 2 0 1 2.057 11.1 2.1 7.5 5.9 0.79
11 Ron Law 26 3 4 .429 3.84 11 10 3 1 0 61.0 58 28 26 4 22 4 37 4 0 1 1.311 8.6 0.6 3.2 5.5 1.68
12 Steve Luebber 22 13 13 .500 3.60 31 31 12 5 0 215.0 200 97 86 19 90 5 199 1 0 7 1.349 8.4 0.8 3.8 8.3 2.21
13 Danny Morris 26 1 0 1.000 11.25 8 0 0 0 0 12.0 20 18 15 0 9 0 8 0 0 1 2.417 15.0 0.0 6.8 6.0 0.89
14 Dennis Saunders 23 7 7 .500 4.78 56 0 0 0 5 96.0 101 54 51 10 30 5 73 6 1 4 1.365 9.5 0.9 2.8 6.8 2.43
15 Jim Strickland* 26 3 2 .600 2.81 42 0 0 0 11 64.0 58 23 20 6 30 4 65 0 0 8 1.375 8.2 0.8 4.2 9.1 2.17
16 Mark Wiley 24 4 6 .400 3.63 11 10 4 0 0 62.0 62 30 25 4 21 3 51 0 2 2 1.339 9.0 0.6 3.0 7.4 2.43
16 Players 25.2 65 83 .439 4.45 148 148 120 28 11 24 1268.0 1382 750 627 127 532 66 909 33 55 1.509 9.8 0.9 3.8 6.5 1.71
* - 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
Glenn Borgmann 64 431 37 3 9 .994 7.31 8
Rick Dempsey 44 284 33 5 5 .984 7.20 4
Glenn Ezell 41 228 14 5 4 .980 5.90 4
Fred Rico 6 34 4 2 0 .950 6.33 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Derrick 98 776 61 11 93 .987 8.54
Tom Kelly 32 111 7 1 12 .992 3.69
Cap Peterson 30 166 11 8 15 .957 5.90
Jim Holt 17 119 7 3 16 .977 7.41
Glenn Ezell 6 30 4 0 5 1.000 5.67
Glenn Borgmann 1 9 2 0 4 1.000 11.00
Ezell Carter 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Terrell 119 272 321 14 85 .977 4.98
Michael Brooks 14 24 29 8 9 .869 3.79
Jose Arcia 13 30 28 3 8 .951 4.46
Mike Adams 7 14 18 1 2 .970 4.57

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Brooks 101 100 181 33 22 .895 2.78
Mike Adams 49 34 91 12 13 .912 2.55
Jose Arcia 3 2 4 1 0 .857 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bucky Guth 93 138 273 21 59 .951 4.42
Jose Arcia 65 85 159 12 31 .953 3.75

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Holt 118 165 16 4 2 .978 1.53
Fred Rico 111 221 9 4 4 .983 2.07
Tom Kelly 101 171 12 9 6 .953 1.81
Mike Adams 81 177 8 9 2 .954 2.28
Ezell Carter 58 96 5 0 1 1.000 1.74
Cap Peterson 11 12 0 0 0 1.000 1.09

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ken Gill 70 9 22 2 3 .939 0.44
Dennis Saunders 56 4 12 0 1 1.000 0.29
Richard Barnes 46 4 15 1 4 .950 0.41
Jim Strickland 42 4 8 2 0 .857 0.29
Ron Herbel 38 11 23 1 2 .971 0.89
Bill Burbach 33 4 2 0 0 1.000 0.18
Steve Luebber 31 9 34 4 3 .915 1.39
Hal Haydel 26 5 11 0 2 1.000 0.62
John Gelnar 22 4 13 0 0 1.000 0.77
Dave Goltz 19 9 14 0 2 1.000 1.21
Vic Albury 12 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.33
Ron Law 11 5 9 1 3 .933 1.27
Mark Wiley 11 3 7 0 2 1.000 0.91
Greg Jaycox 10 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.60
Danny Morris 8 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ray Ewing 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
Mike Adams 23 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Jul 24, 1948 Cincinnati, OH, US
Vic Albury 25 L L 6' 0.0" 190 May 12, 1947 Key West, FL, US
Jose Arcia 28 R R 6' 3.0" 170 Aug 22, 1943 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Richard Barnes 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 29, 1950 Chicago, IL, US
Glenn Borgmann 22 R R 6' 4.0" 210 May 25, 1950 Paterson, NJ, US
Michael Brooks 22 R R 5' 10.0" 160 May 6, 1950 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Burbach 24 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Aug 22, 1947 Dickeyville, WI, US
Ezell Carter 28 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 27, 1944 St. Louis, MO, US
Rick Dempsey 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 13, 1949 Fayetteville, TN, US
Mike Derrick 28 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 19, 1943 Columbia, SC, US
Ray Ewing 25 S L 6' 3.0" 195 May 22, 1947 Bremerton, WA, US
Glenn Ezell 27 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 29, 1944 Kentwood, LA, US
John Gelnar 29 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 25, 1943 Granite, OK, US
Ken Gill 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 26, 1947 DeLand, FL, US
Dave Goltz 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 23, 1949 Pelican Rapids, MN, US
Bucky Guth 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 18, 1947 Baltimore, MD, US
Hal Haydel 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 9, 1944 Houma, LA, US
Ron Herbel 34 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 16, 1938 Denver, CO, US
Jim Holt 28 L R 6' 0.0" 180 May 27, 1944 Graham, NC, US
Greg Jaycox 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 9, 1951 Ventura, CA, US
Tom Kelly 21 L L 5' 11.0" 188 Aug 15, 1950 Graceville, MN, US
Ron Law 26 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Mar 14, 1946 Hamilton, ON, CA
Steve Luebber 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jul 9, 1949 Clinton, MO, US
Danny Morris 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 11, 1946 Greenville, KY, US
Cap Peterson 29 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 15, 1942 Tacoma, WA, US
Fred Rico 27 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 4, 1944 Jerome, AZ, US
Dennis Saunders 23 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 4, 1949 Alhambra, CA, US
Jim Strickland 26 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 12, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jerry Terrell 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 13, 1946 Waseca, MN, US
Mark Wiley 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 28, 1948 National City, CA, US

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.