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1961 Kingsport Pirates

1961 > Class Short-Season D > 1961 Appalachian League
Overall: 31-35
Scored 456 runs, Allowed 444 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 34-32

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: James Gibbons
Represented: Kingsport, TN
Ballpark: J. Fred Johnson Park (Kingsport, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Harlan Anderson20181212220000004.167.167.167.3332000Stats for 2 teams
2Joseph Cleary18141511110001033.091.286.091.3771010
3Tommy Cobb2111139100001034.000.250.000.2500010
4Francisco De la Mota184214011713259021701749.214.329.342.67040402
5Thomas Donnell1912107100000023.000.222.000.2220010
6Kenneth Frankfort196325322434597203332548.263.341.313.65470211
7Larry Gable203274551415502601821.273.452.473.92526010
8Darrell Gibson1915654978010201315.163.354.204.55810201
9Bobby Haye21230000.000.0000
10Ronald Jenkins206184.222
11James Johns191198210002105.125.125.125.2501010
12George Jones19231018014198011412129.238.396.375.77130000
13William Kuklenski204519214928351011563746.235.381.262.64339033
14Ernie Kunkle*191431266400001311.154.241.154.3954020
15Jerry May17612652353777162115912532.328.389.553.942130104
16Gary McBride20257568121931191727.279.347.397.74427000
17Royce McDaniel*2268316244678723223676641.357.489.492.981120033
18Bill McGilivray17151310320001032.200.385.200.5852000
19Gene McKamey19981.125
20James Munoz184622416650419011845545.247.435.319.75453111
21Edmund Murphy*18230000.000.0000
22Bruce Newton20141413000001007.000.000.000.0000010
23Roy Nosella204017514225296131912949.204.351.324.67546310
24Steven Oleschuk*20103024570003264.292.433.292.7257000
25Euripedes Pimentel18741.250
26James Richards223686741417105180825.230.310.446.75533121
27Raymond Savoy?--461.167
28John Sheerin24330000.000.0000
29Robert Slezak21252.400
30Joe Solimine*175624219829507233944142.253.380.354.73470102
31Jerry Steffey*181125183200000211.111.273.111.3842230
32Earl Thompson20571.143
33Pedro Tio191198232012013.375.4441.0001.4448000
34Michael Vetovich#20181514320000016.143.200.143.3432000
35James Wilson*21920000.000.0000
36Dave Wissman*206832426572881951071135329.332.444.555.999147303
36 Players19.36827762277456602116164337445457587.264.384.386.7708792121
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Harlan Anderson2022.5005.081831039.0473022225321001.84610.80.55.87.41.28Stats for 2 teams
2Joseph Cleary1821.6674.721450040.0403021425483021.6259.00.95.610.81.92
3Tommy Cobb2122.5005.751150036.0362623330370101.8339.00.87.59.21.23
4Thomas Donnell1915.16710.571240023.0413327424203022.82616.01.69.47.80.83
5Larry Gable2035.3754.1911102058.0433827342563011.4666.70.56.58.71.33
6Bobby Haye2101.00020
7James Johns19101.0003.12900026.02820925150021.2699.70.71.75.23.00
8Ernie Kunkle1932.6003.901092160.0493926148744031.6177.40.27.211.11.54
9Bill McGilivray1712.3334.031420038.0392217315250101.4219.20.73.65.91.67
10Gene McKamey1904.0007.20870025.0292920231302042.40010.40.711.210.80.97
11Edmund Murphy*180020
12Bruce Newton2014.2003.001330039.0312713118291011.2567.20.24.26.71.61
13Euripedes Pimentel1801.00011.40700015.028231948161002.40016.82.44.89.62.00
14James Richards22301.0003.72820029.0252012316340111.4147.80.95.010.62.13
15John Sheerin24201.00030
16Robert Slezak21101.00010
17Jerry Steffey*1854.5565.0511105057.0683732430721331.71910.70.64.711.42.40
18Pedro Tio1921.6676.001110024.033181609151021.75012.40.03.45.61.67
19Michael Vetovich2022.5007.711840042.0564836629461122.02412.01.36.29.91.59
20James Wilson*21003.00900015.01065117162001.8006.00.610.29.60.94
20 Players19.43135.4705.1168685991570.2594444324443855852572426941.7169.40.76.19.21.52
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Kenneth Frankfort514054877.9858.8812
Jerry May251901471.9678.1614

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Solimine55387111937.9547.24
James Richards1074221.9747.60

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
James Munoz46961161130.9514.61
Darrell Gibson13233975.8994.77

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Dave Wissman4349511711.8552.33
George Jones222424123.8002.18

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
William Kuklenski44671011921.8983.82
Dave Wissman253950166.8483.56

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Royce McDaniel671229151.8971.96
Francisco De la Mota3735251.8811.00
Roy Nosella3746640.9291.41
Jerry May3348430.9451.58
Gary McBride1715141.8000.94
Larry Gable12111001.0001.00
Kenneth Frankfort1080001.0000.80

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Harlan Anderson1863011.0000.50Stats for 2 teams
Michael Vetovich181510.8570.33
Joseph Cleary14211011.0000.93
Bill McGilivray143610.9000.64
Bruce Newton134710.9170.85
Thomas Donnell1214001.0000.42
Tommy Cobb111540.6000.55
Larry Gable11212021.0001.27
Jerry Steffey11010021.0000.91
Pedro Tio1102001.0000.18
Ernie Kunkle100530.6250.50
James Johns90.00
James Wilson90.00
Gene McKamey80.00
James Richards80.00
Euripedes Pimentel70.00
John Sheerin30.00
Bobby Haye20.00
Edmund Murphy20.00
Robert Slezak10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Harlan Anderson20RR6' 1.0"1951941
Joseph Cleary18RR6' 2.0"1751943
Tommy Cobb21RR6' 2.0"1901940
Francisco De la Mota18RR5' 11.0"1601943
Thomas Donnell19RR6' 1.0"1671942
Kenneth Frankfort19RR6' 2.0"1901942
Larry Gable20RR5' 11.0"1851941
Darrell Gibson19RR5' 7.0"1601942
Bobby Haye21RR6' 0.0"170Jun 23, 1940Kittanning, PA, US
Ronald Jenkins20RR5' 9.0"1651941
James Johns19RR6' 1.0"1801942
George Jones19RR5' 11.0"1931942
William Kuklenski20RR5' 11.0"1651941
Ernie Kunkle19LR5' 11.0"185Sep 10, 1941
Jerry May17RR6' 2.0"190Dec 14, 1943Staunton, VA, US
Gary McBride20RR5' 11.0"1781941
Royce McDaniel22LL5' 11.0"1751939
Bill McGilivray17RR6' 1.0"200Nov 2, 1943
Gene McKamey19RR6' 0.0"168Sep 21, 1941
James Munoz18RR5' 10.0"1651943
Edmund Murphy18LL6' 4.0"1801943
Bruce Newton20RR6' 3.0"1781941
Roy Nosella20RR6' 1.0"1751941
Steven Oleschuk20LR5' 9.0"1601941
Euripedes Pimentel18RR5' 10.0"1451943
James Richards22RR6' 2.0"2101939
Raymond Savoy--Unknown
John Sheerin24RR6' 3.0"1951937
Robert Slezak21RR6' 1.0"1901940
Joe Solimine17LL6' 3.0"200Jan 7, 1944New York, NY, US
Jerry Steffey18LL6' 0.0"1801943
Earl Thompson20RR5' 11.0"1811941
Pedro Tio19RR5' 10.0"1701942
Michael Vetovich20SR6' 4.0"1901941
James Wilson21LL5' 11.0"1751940
Dave Wissman20LR6' 2.0"178Feb 17, 1941Greenfield, MA, US

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