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1961 Asheville Tourists

1961 > Class A > 1961 South Atlantic League
Overall: 87-50
Scored 774 runs, Allowed 638 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-57

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Ray Hathaway
Represented: Asheville, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

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 Gene Alley 20 135 591 548 86 144 23 8 14 61 13 43 100 .263 .316 .411 .727 225
2 Bob Bailey 18 75 282 218 39 48 12 1 9 31 6 64 53 .220 .397 .408 .805 89
3 Joe Blasko 25 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
4 Duncan Campbell 23 106 441 399 80 119 23 3 16 75 16 42 55 .298 .365 .491 .856 196
5 Don Corella* 27 7 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
6 Dick Doepker 24 25 27 27 4 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 4 .185 .185 .222 .407 6
7 Larry Foss 25 15 39 37 4 10 0 0 0 1 0 2 12 .270 .308 .270 .578 10
8 Reginaldo Grenald 29 97 308 255 39 67 17 4 7 38 0 53 56 .263 .390 .443 .833 113
9 Thomas Haake 23 9 21 2 .095
10 Reginald Hamilton 24 96 391 361 49 101 20 3 6 44 5 30 57 .280 .335 .402 .737 145
11 James Hardison* 26 24 63 58 6 8 3 0 1 5 0 5 34 .138 .206 .241 .448 14
12 Leonard Jackson 27 59 139 131 4 30 6 1 1 16 1 8 31 .229 .273 .313 .586 41 Stats for 2 teams
13 Rex Johnston# 23 132 566 505 77 143 24 5 18 66 13 61 58 .283 .360 .457 .818 231
14 John Kelly# 24 29 35 31 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 9 .065 .171 .065 .236 2
15 Don Kildoo 26 2 1 1 1.000
16 Charles Kolakowski 28 23 22 19 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 .053 .182 .053 .234 1 Stats for 2 teams
17 Bob Lee 23 27 28 25 2 7 2 0 0 4 0 3 14 .280 .357 .360 .717 9
18 Charles Leonard* 21 67 286 254 44 61 10 1 13 38 2 32 30 .240 .325 .441 .766 112
19 Leroy Luketich 21 23 65 64 6 16 6 1 0 3 0 1 24 .250 .262 .375 .637 24
20 Orlando McFarlane 23 118 446 392 92 118 20 3 21 74 27 54 76 .301 .386 .528 .914 207
21 Edward Montgomery 23 47 169 145 23 33 4 0 1 17 0 24 16 .228 .337 .276 .613 40
22 Albert Muench 25 21 34 28 8 3 0 0 0 1 2 6 14 .107 .265 .107 .372 3
23 Ed Napoleon 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1
24 Donald Nipp 22 9 24 7 .292
25 George Perez 23 9 10 5 .500
26 Bob Priddy 21 5 10 3 .300
27 Curt Raydon 27 5 13 2 .154
28 Benny Rich 28 8 6 1 .167 Stats for 2 teams
29 Gary Rushing 23 134 566 473 108 147 30 3 25 99 7 93 105 .311 .424 .545 .969 258
30 Tommie Sisk 19 20 57 49 8 13 1 0 0 5 1 8 18 .265 .368 .286 .654 14
31 Willie Stargell* 21 130 489 453 78 131 21 8 22 89 2 36 83 .289 .342 .517 .858 234
32 Jim Stoll 23 20 26 22 6 4 0 0 0 3 0 4 6 .182 .308 .182 .490 4
33 Edward Strichek 25 48 23 18 6 5 2 0 1 4 0 5 9 .278 .435 .556 .990 10 Stats for 2 teams
34 Red Swanson 24 23 55 54 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 1 16 .130 .145 .148 .294 8
35 Red Witt 29 6 11 2 .182
35 Players 22.8 137 5219 4558 774 1224 228 41 155 676 89 46 572 880 .269 .348 .439 .787 1999 58 31 34
* - 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 Joe Blasko 25 0 1 .000 9.00 2 4.0 5 4 6 2.750 11.2 13.5
2 Don Corella* 27 2 0 1.000 2.70 7 13.1 4
3 Dick Doepker 24 8 4 .667 2.47 25 5 87.1 82 47 24 5 30 1.282 8.5 0.5 3.1
4 Larry Foss 25 10 3 .769 2.34 15 15 104.0 75 38 27 7 54 1.240 6.5 0.6 4.7
5 Thomas Haake 23 2 4 .333 2.60 9 9 62.1 51 27 18 2 43 1.508 7.4 0.3 6.2
6 James Hardison 26 16 2 .889 2.74 21 18 164.0 149 70 50 12 70 1.335 8.2 0.7 3.8
7 John Kelly* 24 3 9 .250 5.85 29 14 104.2 113 86 68 8 106 2.092 9.7 0.7 9.1
8 Don Kildoo* 26 0 0 1.93 2 4.2 1
9 Charles Kolakowski 28 4 7 .364 4.77 23 8 71.2 70 45 38 9 35 1.465 8.8 1.1 4.4 Stats for 2 teams
10 Bob Lee 23 5 6 .455 3.77 27 2 86.0 77 38 36 9 48 1.453 8.1 0.9 5.0
11 George Perez 23 1 2 .333 5.40 9 4 31.2 33 24 19 3 19 1.642 9.4 0.9 5.4
12 Bob Priddy 21 2 1 .667 9.97 5 0 21.2 26 27 24 23 2.262 10.8 9.6
13 Curt Raydon 27 2 3 .400 4.72 6 5 40.0 40 24 21 2 21 1.525 9.0 0.4 4.7
14 Benny Rich 28 1 1 .500 6.64 8 20.1 15 Stats for 2 teams
15 Peter Sala* 23 0 0 0.00 1 1.0 0
16 Tommie Sisk 19 12 3 .800 3.81 20 17 144.0 123 70 61 8 61 1.278 7.7 0.5 3.8
17 Jim Stoll 23 3 4 .429 6.24 15 11 62.0 78 54 43 5 43 1.952 11.3 0.7 6.2
18 Edward Strichek 25 11 4 .733 3.91 48 2 103.2 100 54 45 16 45 1.399 8.7 1.4 3.9 Stats for 2 teams
19 Red Swanson 24 10 3 .769 3.26 23 20 152.0 150 66 55 16 55 1.349 8.9 0.9 3.3
20 Red Witt 29 1 1 .500 4.50 5 24.0 26 12 12 13 1.625 9.8 4.9
20 Players 24.3 87 50 .635 3.69 137 137 82 55 8 1196.0 1144 638 490 101 631 37 806 43 2 89 5301 1.484 8.6 0.8 4.7 6.1 1.28
* - 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
Orlando McFarlane 113 645 40 20 7 .972 6.06 6
Leroy Luketich 20 125 9 1 0 .993 6.70 3
Leonard Jackson 17 94 23 2 3 .983 6.88 2 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Rushing 71 668 36 9 58 .987 9.92
Charles Leonard 67 683 39 7 63 .990 10.78

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Alley 133 192 376 41 95 .933 4.27

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Duncan Campbell 103 104 202 31 16 .908 2.97
Reginald Hamilton 20 19 32 2 5 .962 2.55
Leonard Jackson 16 8 31 1 2 .975 2.44 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Bailey 71 140 204 27 42 .927 4.85
Reginald Hamilton 66 132 204 25 31 .931 5.09

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rex Johnston 131 242 7 9 2 .965 1.90
Willie Stargell 130 264 14 19 4 .936 2.14
Reginaldo Grenald 72 79 6 6 0 .934 1.18
Gary Rushing 56 69 2 11 1 .866 1.27
Edward Montgomery 39 37 7 2 1 .957 1.13

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gene Alley 20 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 10, 1940 Richmond, VA, US
Bob Bailey 18 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 13, 1942 Long Beach, CA, US
Joe Blasko 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 28, 1935 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Duncan Campbell 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 21, 1937 Bluefields, NI
Don Corella 27 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 14, 1934 San Luis Obispo, CA, US
Dick Doepker 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 11, 1936 Annahein, SK, CA
Faust -- Unknown
Larry Foss 25 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Apr 18, 1936 Castleton, KS, US
Reginaldo Grenald 29 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1932
Thomas Haake 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 24, 1937 Germantown, IL, US
Reginald Hamilton 24 R R 5' 6.0" 150 Aug 4, 1936 Washington, DC, US
James Hardison 26 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 20, 1934 Plymouth, NC, US
Leonard Jackson 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 18, 1934 Caroleen, NC, US
Rex Johnston 23 S R 6' 1.0" 202 Nov 8, 1937 Colton, CA, US
John Kelly 24 S L 6' 4.0" 195 Jan 10, 1937 Detroit, MI, US
Don Kildoo 26 R L 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 6, 1935 Washington, DC, US
Charles Kolakowski 28 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Dec 22, 1932 Sayreville, NJ, US
Bob Lee 23 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Nov 26, 1937 Ottumwa, IA, US
Charles Leonard 21 L L 6' 0.0" 185 May 6, 1940 Bullsgap, TN, US
Leroy Luketich 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1940
Orlando McFarlane 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 28, 1938 Oriente, CU
Edward Montgomery 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1938
Albert Muench 25 R R 6' 0.0" 172 1936
Ed Napoleon 23 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Sep 13, 1937 Baltimore, MD, US
Donald Nipp 22 R R 6' 0.0" 194 Feb 7, 1939 Blair, OK, US
George Perez 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 29, 1937 San Fernando, CA, US
Bob Priddy 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Dec 10, 1939 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Curt Raydon 27 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Nov 18, 1933 Bloomington, IL, US
Benny Rich 28 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1933
Gary Rushing 23 R R 6' 4.0" 220 May 11, 1938 Nevada City, CA, US
Peter Sala 23 L L 6' 0.0" 190 1938
Tommie Sisk 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 12, 1942 Ardmore, OK, US
Willie Stargell 21 L L 6' 2.0" 188 Mar 6, 1940 Earlsboro, OK, US
Jim Stoll 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 12, 1937 Stockton, CA, US
Edward Strichek 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 4, 1935
Red Swanson 24 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 15, 1936 Baton Rouge, LA, US
Red Witt 29 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 9, 1931 Long Beach, CA, US

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