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1970 Johnson City Yankees

1970 > Class Rookie > 1970 Appalachian League
Overall: 28-27
Scored 290 runs, Allowed 284 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 28-27

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Jerry Walker
Represented: Johnson City, TN
Ballpark: Howard Johnson Field (Johnson City, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1969 / 1971

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 Clyde Armstrong* 18 11 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
2 Robert Behar 19 12 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
3 Kenneth Bennett* 19 45 191 171 36 46 10 6 6 25 6 2 16 27 .269 .335 .503 .838 86 2 0 2
4 Richard Bianchi# 18 16 54 43 7 13 4 0 0 10 0 0 10 11 .302 .444 .395 .840 17 1 0 0
5 Gregory Buys 19 8 17 17 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .353 .353 .412 .765 7 0 0 0
6 Dave Cheadle* 18 9 23 20 4 6 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 6 .300 .391 .500 .891 10 0 0 0
7 Dickie Clark* 17 20 67 59 2 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 6 32 .119 .224 .153 .376 9 2 0 0
8 Don DeMola 17 10 23 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 14 .045 .045 .045 .091 1 0 1 0
9 Joel DeTray 19 13 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
10 Richard Earle 18 9 31 29 5 5 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 4 .172 .167 .379 .546 11 0 1 1
11 Gregory Gaffey 19 36 101 93 7 17 3 0 3 12 0 0 8 20 .183 .248 .312 .559 29 0 0 0
12 Ronald Hinckley 19 8 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .250 .500 .250 .750 1 0 0 0
13 William Kostrba* 18 9 7 7 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .429 .429 .429 .857 3 0 0 0
14 David Lawson 18 7 13 12 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .167 .167 .167 .333 2 0 1 0
15 John Mercado# 18 48 160 127 22 32 1 1 6 23 0 0 28 25 .252 .394 .417 .811 53 3 0 2
16 Eugene Moser 20 34 126 112 12 28 2 0 1 14 1 1 11 12 .250 .325 .295 .620 33 2 0 1
17 Dave Pagan 20 4 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
18 Carlos Pieve 19 34 130 114 12 27 2 0 0 4 2 1 11 12 .237 .315 .254 .569 29 2 3 0
19 Thomas Robbins* 21 33 125 113 29 38 4 2 4 10 6 0 9 15 .336 .400 .513 .913 58 3 0 0
20 Doug Robins 21 30 106 89 5 18 5 0 1 9 0 0 13 15 .202 .324 .292 .616 26 3 1 0
21 Carlos Rodriguez 18 32 127 116 24 32 5 1 3 13 0 1 7 28 .276 .325 .414 .739 48 2 1 1
22 John Schlesiger 20 47 185 157 18 34 4 0 0 16 2 0 24 38 .217 .326 .242 .568 38 2 1 1
23 Richard Shaw* 19 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
24 William Sheets* 20 8 9 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 0 0
25 Wesley VanDenburg 18 46 170 129 30 28 3 0 4 20 7 1 39 47 .217 .396 .333 .730 43 0 1 1
26 Terry Vargason* 19 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
27 Otto Velez 19 53 213 176 49 65 10 4 7 44 8 1 33 36 .369 .472 .591 1.063 104 2 1 1
28 Gary Wilson* 19 48 182 154 25 41 4 0 7 31 3 2 25 25 .266 .376 .429 .804 66 2 1 0
28 Players 19.0 55 2089 1790 290 453 61 14 45 238 35 10 250 394 .253 .351 .378 .729 677 26 13 10 5
* - 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 Clyde Armstrong* 18 1 1 .500 5.00 11 0 0 0 0 18.0 21 19 10 1 11 0 25 1 0 1 1.778 10.5 0.5 5.5 12.5 2.27
2 Robert Behar 19 2 1 .667 3.13 12 0 0 0 4 23.0 19 12 8 0 7 0 20 1 1 2 1.130 7.4 0.0 2.7 7.8 2.86
3 Gregory Buys 19 1 2 .333 5.36 8 8 0 0 0 42.0 50 35 25 1 17 0 33 3 1 4 1.595 10.7 0.2 3.6 7.1 1.94
4 Bruce Campbell* 17 1 1 .500 1.80 7 0 0 0 0 10.0 5 2 2 1 2 0 9 0 0 1 0.700 4.5 0.9 1.8 8.1 4.50
5 Dave Cheadle* 18 5 3 .625 1.89 9 9 3 1 0 57.0 47 22 12 4 26 1 50 1 0 2 1.281 7.4 0.6 4.1 7.9 1.92
6 Don DeMola 17 3 4 .429 4.06 10 10 1 1 0 62.0 54 39 28 7 26 0 67 1 0 7 1.290 7.8 1.0 3.8 9.7 2.58
7 Joel DeTray 19 3 1 .750 2.57 13 0 0 0 5 21.0 16 9 6 1 9 0 23 1 0 1 1.190 6.9 0.4 3.9 9.9 2.56
8 Richard Earle 18 6 2 .750 3.55 9 9 3 1 0 66.0 61 31 26 7 23 0 55 1 0 4 1.273 8.3 1.0 3.1 7.5 2.39
9 Ronald Hinckley 19 0 2 .000 6.48 8 3 0 0 1 25.0 31 21 18 3 9 0 13 2 0 2 1.600 11.2 1.1 3.2 4.7 1.44
10 William Kostrba* 18 1 1 .500 4.09 9 1 0 0 0 22.0 17 12 10 1 12 0 20 2 0 1 1.318 7.0 0.4 4.9 8.2 1.67
11 David Lawson 18 1 5 .167 5.00 7 7 1 1 0 36.0 42 32 20 0 10 0 22 0 0 4 1.444 10.5 0.0 2.5 5.5 2.20
12 Dave Pagan 20 1 1 .500 5.04 4 4 1 0 0 25.0 26 16 14 1 12 0 26 3 0 2 1.520 9.4 0.4 4.3 9.4 2.17
13 Richard Shaw* 19 1 0 1.000 5.73 6 0 0 0 1 11.0 15 8 7 1 7 0 4 0 1 4 2.000 12.3 0.8 5.7 3.3 0.57
14 William Sheets* 20 1 2 .333 2.57 8 3 1 1 0 28.0 24 10 8 0 7 0 25 1 0 1 1.107 7.7 0.0 2.2 8.0 3.57
15 Terry Vargason* 19 1 1 .500 8.18 5 1 0 0 1 11.0 16 14 10 0 9 0 9 0 0 1 2.273 13.1 0.0 7.4 7.4 1.00
16 Daniel Velander 19 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 1.500 13.5 4.5 0.0 9.0
16 Players 18.5 28 27 .509 4.06 55 55 45 10 5 12 457.0 447 284 206 29 187 1 403 17 3 38 1.387 8.8 0.6 3.7 7.9 2.16
* - 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
Doug Robins 29 197 17 5 2 .977 7.38 9
Dickie Clark 17 138 8 4 1 .973 8.59 19
Richard Bianchi 11 67 5 4 1 .947 6.55 10

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Mercado 36 293 12 10 18 .968 8.47
Gregory Gaffey 22 167 6 2 11 .989 7.86

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Schlesiger 47 84 124 9 19 .959 4.43
Otto Velez 11 26 22 5 4 .906 4.36

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Otto Velez 42 33 61 10 3 .904 2.24
Eugene Moser 15 13 22 4 3 .897 2.33
Carlos Pieve 3 0 4 0 0 1.000 1.33

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Rodriguez 30 45 88 15 11 .899 4.43
Carlos Pieve 28 40 71 12 10 .902 3.96

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Wilson 47 49 7 4 3 .933 1.19
Kenneth Bennett 45 63 6 5 2 .932 1.53
Wesley VanDenburg 40 58 3 3 2 .953 1.53
Thomas Robbins 29 29 1 1 0 .968 1.03
Eugene Moser 17 18 5 4 0 .852 1.35
Otto Velez 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joel DeTray 13 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.54
Robert Behar 12 1 5 1 0 .857 0.50
Clyde Armstrong 11 0 5 1 0 .833 0.45
Don DeMola 10 4 7 0 1 1.000 1.10
Dave Cheadle 9 5 10 1 1 .938 1.67
Richard Earle 9 0 7 0 1 1.000 0.78
William Kostrba 9 0 3 1 0 .750 0.33
Gregory Buys 8 0 7 1 0 .875 0.88
Ronald Hinckley 8 0 4 0 1 1.000 0.50
William Sheets 8 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.25
Bruce Campbell 7 0 2 1 0 .667 0.29
David Lawson 7 1 5 1 0 .857 0.86
Richard Shaw 6 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Terry Vargason 5 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.60
Dave Pagan 4 2 4 0 2 1.000 1.50
Daniel Velander 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Clyde Armstrong 18 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 12, 1951
Robert Behar 19 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Apr 13, 1951
Kenneth Bennett 19 L L 5' 11.0" 180 May 9, 1951
Richard Bianchi 18 S R 6' 0.0" 220 Apr 20, 1952
Gregory Buys 19 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 27, 1951
Bruce Campbell 17 L L 6' 1.0" 187 Jul 9, 1952
Dave Cheadle 18 L L 6' 2.0" 203 Feb 19, 1952 Greensboro, NC, US
Dickie Clark 17 L R 5' 9.0" 160 Nov 25, 1952
Don DeMola 17 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 5, 1952 Glen Cove, NY, US
Joel DeTray 19 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 18, 1950
Richard Earle 18 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 3, 1952
Gregory Gaffey 19 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 14, 1951
Ronald Hinckley 19 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 28, 1950
William Kostrba 18 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 2, 1952
David Lawson 18 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Sep 15, 1951
John Mercado 18 S R 6' 1.0" 210 Oct 29, 1951
Eugene Moser 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 9, 1950
Dave Pagan 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Sep 15, 1949 Nipawin, SK, CA
Carlos Pieve 19 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1951
Thomas Robbins 21 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 28, 1949
Doug Robins 21 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Sep 28, 1948 New York, NY, US
Carlos Rodriguez 18 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Nov 4, 1951
John Schlesiger 20 R R 6' 0.0" 173 1950
Richard Shaw 19 L L 5' 11.0" 1951
William Sheets 20 L L 5' 10.0" 184 Jul 8, 1949
Wesley VanDenburg 18 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Mar 9, 1952
Terry Vargason 19 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1951
Daniel Velander 19 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 2, 1950
Otto Velez 19 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 29, 1950 Ponce, PR
Gary Wilson 19 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 15, 1951

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