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1970 Denver Bears

1970 > Class AAA > 1970 American Association (West)
Overall: 70-69
Scored 668 runs, Allowed 684 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-71

Affiliation: Washington Senators-AL
Manager: Whitey Kurowski, Art Fowler and Dick Gernert
Represented: Denver, CO
Ballpark: n/a
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 Dick Baldwin* 24 84 193 176 21 40 5 3 0 20 5 1 8 41 .227 .262 .290 .552 51 2 2 5
2 Dick Billings 27 112 437 387 60 118 14 2 15 67 4 1 43 67 .305 .380 .468 .848 181 5 0 2
3 Jimmy Blackmon 22 24 4 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 .750 1.500 3 0 0 0
4 Jackie Brown 27 12 28 26 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 12 .115 .179 .115 .294 3 0 0 0
5 Jeff Burroughs 19 115 471 390 64 105 17 6 17 71 4 5 70 117 .269 .380 .474 .854 185 3 2 6
6 Cisco Carlos 29 32 81 69 6 14 2 0 0 9 0 0 3 21 .203 .230 .232 .462 16 0 7 2
7 Don Castle* 20 26 98 89 6 19 2 2 1 10 0 1 8 19 .213 .276 .315 .590 28 0 0 1
8 Rich Donnelly* 23 62 128 111 13 26 3 1 0 6 0 0 13 13 .234 .317 .279 .597 31 1 2 1
9 Jan Dukes* 24 29 41 38 4 16 0 1 1 6 0 0 1 5 .421 .436 .553 .989 21 0 2 0
10 Art Fowler 47 45 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0
11 Tom Grieve 22 51 215 182 39 51 4 2 13 29 2 0 30 61 .280 .386 .538 .925 98 2 0 1
12 Rick Henninger 22 9 18 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
13 Rick Hense 26 65 202 190 26 56 8 1 5 32 1 1 9 36 .295 .333 .426 .760 81 2 1 0
14 Pat House* 29 56 9 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .143 .333 .143 .476 1 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
15 Bob Humphreys 34 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
16 Elvio Jimenez 30 108 407 386 33 106 14 3 11 51 5 1 12 29 .275 .300 .412 .712 159 3 4 2 Stats for 2 teams
17 Lou Klimchock* 30 20 80 73 13 18 5 0 2 7 0 1 6 6 .247 .300 .397 .697 29 0 0 1
18 Kristopher Krebs 23 61 202 179 26 51 9 3 1 24 5 1 17 34 .285 .342 .385 .727 69 0 3 3
19 Charles Kuhn* 24 7 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
20 Ron Law 24 35 75 72 4 12 2 1 0 5 0 0 1 19 .167 .178 .222 .400 16 0 2 0
21 Gene Martin* 23 86 345 318 43 81 13 2 17 63 0 1 21 86 .255 .302 .469 .771 149 2 1 3
22 Jim Mason* 19 110 445 382 50 92 16 6 8 43 8 5 55 86 .241 .333 .377 .710 144 1 1 6
23 Jim Miles 26 25 19 17 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 13 .118 .167 .118 .284 2 0 1 0
24 Dave Nelson 26 53 236 206 36 76 17 6 2 20 8 2 20 18 .369 .420 .539 .959 111 1 5 4
25 Dick Nen* 30 101 349 294 41 92 18 3 7 48 1 2 47 41 .313 .407 .466 .873 137 3 0 5
26 John Parker 23 9 13 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 .200 .385 .200 .585 2 0 0 0
27 Joe Patterson# 31 124 479 409 76 125 21 6 5 55 26 4 60 69 .306 .396 .423 .819 173 3 4 3
28 Tom Ragland 24 126 503 424 73 110 19 1 2 40 3 2 61 79 .259 .364 .323 .687 137 10 6 2
29 Lenny Randle# 21 46 117 101 14 21 3 0 0 5 3 1 12 15 .208 .298 .238 .536 24 1 3 0
30 Merritt Ranew* 32 6 22 19 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 .211 .273 .211 .483 4 0 0 1
31 Doug Ritter* 28 34 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
32 Steve Salvato 22 16 13 12 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .083 .154 .083 .237 1 0 0 0
33 Dick Smith 25 20 79 71 8 19 2 1 2 7 0 0 7 11 .268 .329 .408 .738 29 0 0 1
34 Dick Such* 25 13 23 22 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .182 .182 .182 .364 4 0 1 0
35 Ron Theobald 26 93 325 285 38 88 18 1 0 28 12 5 25 21 .309 .363 .379 .742 108 2 8 5 Stats for 2 teams
36 Mike Thompson 20 5 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
37 Charlie Walters 23 15 8 8 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 0 0
38 Bill Whitby 26 9 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0
39 Woody Woodson 28 41 52 43 2 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 17 .116 .133 .140 .273 6 0 7 1
39 Players 25.2 139 5320 4655 668 1248 193 49 103 612 75 28 520 961 .268 .343 .397 .740 1848 38 57 50 36
* - 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 Dick Baldwin* 24 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2 Jimmy Blackmon 22 1 3 .250 6.90 24 0 0 0 0 30.0 43 26 23 4 16 3 15 2 0 2 1.967 12.9 1.2 4.8 4.5 0.94
3 Jackie Brown 27 6 1 .857 2.54 12 9 3 1 0 71.0 68 24 20 5 27 2 56 0 0 4 1.338 8.6 0.6 3.4 7.1 2.07
4 Cisco Carlos 29 13 9 .591 3.40 32 28 9 0 1 204.0 212 102 77 12 62 4 103 5 1 5 1.343 9.4 0.5 2.7 4.5 1.66
5 Jan Dukes* 24 5 7 .417 4.10 28 14 2 0 2 112.0 127 70 51 6 26 1 65 4 0 1 1.366 10.2 0.5 2.1 5.2 2.50
6 Art Fowler 47 9 5 .643 1.59 45 0 0 0 15 68.0 67 22 12 0 16 6 30 0 0 3 1.221 8.9 0.0 2.1 4.0 1.88
7 Rick Henninger 22 3 3 .500 2.42 9 7 3 2 0 52.0 46 19 14 2 16 1 38 0 0 5 1.192 8.0 0.3 2.8 6.6 2.38
8 Pat House* 29 3 3 .500 3.04 56 0 0 0 10 80.0 82 35 27 4 28 4 66 4 0 2 1.375 9.2 0.4 3.2 7.4 2.36 Stats for 2 teams
9 Bob Humphreys 34 0 0 5.62 3 0 0 0 0 8.0 14 5 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1.750 15.8 1.1 0.0 3.4
10 Charles Kuhn* 24 0 0 6.43 7 0 0 0 0 14.0 11 12 10 0 8 0 13 3 1 3 1.357 7.1 0.0 5.1 8.4 1.63
11 Ron Law 24 12 13 .480 4.38 32 27 8 1 0 189.0 203 104 92 14 67 8 119 8 0 4 1.429 9.7 0.7 3.2 5.7 1.78
12 Jim Miles 26 3 4 .429 5.16 25 7 2 0 2 61.0 73 37 35 1 33 8 37 6 0 1 1.738 10.8 0.1 4.9 5.5 1.12
13 John Parker 23 1 4 .200 6.52 9 7 1 0 0 40.0 57 29 29 3 18 6 23 2 1 3 1.875 12.8 0.7 4.0 5.2 1.28
14 Doug Ritter* 28 2 3 .400 6.14 34 1 0 0 0 44.0 49 35 30 6 29 4 31 3 0 4 1.773 10.0 1.2 5.9 6.3 1.07
15 Dick Such 25 2 2 .500 5.25 12 9 2 0 1 48.0 54 35 28 7 34 3 37 2 0 1 1.833 10.1 1.3 6.4 6.9 1.09
16 Mike Thompson 20 0 2 .000 10.38 5 3 0 0 0 13.0 16 17 15 0 14 0 7 1 0 2 2.308 11.1 0.0 9.7 4.8 0.50
17 Charlie Walters 23 1 1 .500 3.90 15 1 0 0 0 30.0 39 17 13 2 12 3 11 0 0 1 1.700 11.7 0.6 3.6 3.3 0.92
18 Bill Whitby 26 1 2 .333 4.85 9 3 1 0 0 26.0 39 23 14 5 14 1 12 0 0 1 2.038 13.5 1.7 4.8 4.2 0.86
19 Woody Woodson 28 10 10 .500 4.36 39 23 3 0 2 157.0 169 91 76 10 73 6 92 3 0 5 1.541 9.7 0.6 4.2 5.3 1.26
19 Players 28.3 70 69 .504 4.16 139 139 105 34 4 27 1196.0 1316 684 553 78 476 57 714 41 3 47 1.498 9.9 0.6 3.6 5.4 1.50
* - 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
Dick Billings 106 566 63 16 4 .975 5.93 21
Rich Donnelly 56 166 23 1 1 .995 3.38 7
Merritt Ranew 6 29 0 0 0 1.000 4.83 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Nen 88 739 75 7 69 .991 9.25
Gene Martin 37 312 19 3 43 .991 8.95
Don Castle 13 124 12 0 7 1.000 10.46
Jeff Burroughs 12 106 2 1 10 .991 9.00
Dick Billings 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Ragland 87 197 266 10 58 .979 5.32
Ron Theobald 61 112 173 7 42 .976 4.67 Stats for 2 teams
Lenny Randle 34 68 89 4 20 .975 4.62
Dave Nelson 18 36 58 3 12 .969 5.22
Kristopher Krebs 2 4 10 2 2 .875 7.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kristopher Krebs 37 23 61 6 7 .933 2.27
Dave Nelson 35 24 54 8 5 .907 2.23
Jeff Burroughs 28 18 40 10 3 .853 2.07
Rick Hense 23 11 36 8 1 .855 2.04
Lou Klimchock 18 11 35 5 3 .902 2.56
Ron Theobald 6 3 7 1 1 .909 1.67 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Mason 109 220 408 48 78 .929 5.76
Tom Ragland 31 59 93 11 17 .933 4.90
Ron Theobald 9 16 23 2 9 .951 4.33 Stats for 2 teams
Lenny Randle 1 0 3 0 1 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Patterson 110 195 16 5 1 .977 1.92
Elvio Jimenez 96 148 9 1 2 .994 1.64 Stats for 2 teams
Jeff Burroughs 77 126 10 5 3 .965 1.77
Dick Baldwin 72 96 9 2 2 .981 1.46
Tom Grieve 51 123 5 6 1 .955 2.51
Gene Martin 49 61 3 3 0 .955 1.31
Rick Hense 24 32 2 2 1 .944 1.42
Dick Smith 18 16 1 2 0 .895 0.94
Steve Salvato 13 12 0 0 0 1.000 0.92
Don Castle 9 8 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Dick Billings 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat House 56 4 12 0 2 1.000 0.29 Stats for 2 teams
Art Fowler 45 4 11 1 0 .938 0.33
Woody Woodson 39 13 29 4 2 .913 1.08
Doug Ritter 34 2 4 0 1 1.000 0.18
Cisco Carlos 32 12 39 3 3 .944 1.59
Ron Law 32 17 44 3 3 .953 1.91
Jan Dukes 28 7 26 0 2 1.000 1.18
Jim Miles 25 8 9 3 1 .850 0.68
Jimmy Blackmon 24 0 4 1 0 .800 0.17
Charlie Walters 15 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.47
Jackie Brown 12 10 6 1 0 .941 1.33
Dick Such 12 4 10 2 0 .875 1.17
Rick Henninger 9 3 4 1 2 .875 0.78
John Parker 9 1 7 0 1 1.000 0.89
Bill Whitby 9 2 4 0 1 1.000 0.67
Charles Kuhn 7 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00
Mike Thompson 5 2 2 3 0 .571 0.80
Bob Humphreys 3 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.33
Dick Baldwin 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dick Baldwin 24 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 30, 1945 Dallas, TX, US
Dick Billings 27 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 4, 1942 Detroit, MI, US
Jimmy Blackmon 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 15, 1947 Rock Hill, SC, US
Jackie Brown 27 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 31, 1943 Holdenville, OK, US
Jeff Burroughs 19 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 7, 1951 Long Beach, CA, US
Cisco Carlos 29 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 17, 1940 Monrovia, CA, US
Don Castle 20 L L 6' 1.0" 205 Feb 1, 1950 Kokomo, IN, US
Rich Donnelly 23 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 3, 1946 Steubenville, OH, US
Jan Dukes 24 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 16, 1945 Cheyenne, WY, US
Art Fowler 47 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 3, 1922 Converse, SC, US
Tom Grieve 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 4, 1948 Pittsfield, MA, US
Rick Henninger 22 R R 6' 6.0" 225 Jan 11, 1948 Hastings, NE, US
Rick Hense 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Mar 16, 1944 Eau Claire, WI, US
Pat House 29 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 1, 1940 Boise, ID, US
Bob Humphreys 34 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 18, 1935 Covington, VA, US
Elvio Jimenez 30 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 6, 1940 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Lou Klimchock 30 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 15, 1939 Hostetter, PA, US
Kristopher Krebs 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 8, 1947 Jacksonville, FL, US
Charles Kuhn 24 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 18, 1946
Ron Law 24 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Mar 14, 1946 Hamilton, ON, CA
Gene Martin 23 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 12, 1947 Americus, GA, US
Jim Mason 19 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 14, 1950 Mobile, AL, US
Jim Miles 26 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 8, 1943 Grenada, MS, US
Dave Nelson 26 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jun 20, 1944 Fort Sill, OK, US
Dick Nen 30 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 24, 1939 South Gate, CA, US
John Parker 23 R R 6' 5.0" 195 May 11, 1947
Joe Patterson 31 S R 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 24, 1938
Tom Ragland 24 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Jun 16, 1946 Talladega, AL, US
Lenny Randle 21 S R 5' 10.0" 169 Feb 12, 1949 Long Beach, CA, US
Merritt Ranew 32 L R 5' 11.0" 170 May 10, 1938 Albany, GA, US
Doug Ritter 28 L L 6' 3.0" 186 Jan 22, 1942
Steve Salvato 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 19, 1947 Chicago, IL, US
Dick Smith 25 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Aug 25, 1944 Lincolnton, NC, US
Dick Such 25 L R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 15, 1944 Sanford, NC, US
Ron Theobald 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jul 28, 1943 Oakland, CA, US
Mike Thompson 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 6, 1949 Denver, CO, US
Charlie Walters 23 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Feb 21, 1947 Minneapolis, MN, US
Bill Whitby 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 29, 1943 Crewe, VA, US
Woody Woodson 28 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 28, 1942

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