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1981 Gastonia Cardinals

1981 > Class A > 1981 South Atlantic League (North)
Overall: 68-76
Scored 541 runs, Allowed 557 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-74

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Joe Rigoli
Represented: Gastonia, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1980 / 1982

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 Jose Cazares 22 125 476 418 49 106 18 4 0 31 8 3 48 59 .254 .335 .316 .651 132 4 4 2 0
2 Gary Cicatiello* 23 135 561 523 59 123 17 3 5 56 3 2 29 71 .235 .277 .308 .585 161 2 6 1 5
3 John DelMonte* 22 88 326 280 26 63 18 2 0 30 7 1 40 56 .225 .327 .304 .631 85 3 2 1 1
4 Michael Harris 20 62 233 220 17 46 9 1 1 24 3 1 3 35 .209 .218 .273 .491 60 0 8 2 0
5 Bob Hicks 20 103 399 371 38 71 16 1 11 45 2 1 22 119 .191 .241 .329 .570 122 3 1 2 1
6 Don Jacoby* 22 93 332 280 39 70 15 2 8 32 1 2 43 50 .250 .354 .404 .757 113 3 4 2 1
7 Danny Liggins 23 46 160 153 13 31 3 2 1 13 3 1 7 35 .203 .238 .268 .505 41 0 0 0 0
8 Harry McCulla 20 135 552 454 67 100 18 3 11 52 4 1 85 133 .220 .348 .346 .694 157 6 3 4 6
9 Bob Meacham# 20 74 323 274 24 50 8 2 1 18 11 1 37 47 .182 .283 .237 .520 65 3 5 4 1
10 Charles Menzhuber# 21 42 176 168 18 39 6 2 1 8 4 1 8 29 .232 .267 .310 .577 52 0 0 0 0
11 Luis Ojeda 20 109 449 398 58 121 18 6 3 53 8 1 38 28 .304 .362 .402 .764 160 3 2 8 5
12 Jerry Perry 24 28 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0
13 Walter Pierce 23 34 16 14 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 .214 .313 .286 .598 4 0 0 0 0
14 Jose Sanchez 20 53 179 165 17 43 7 1 0 18 1 2 8 21 .261 .301 .315 .616 52 2 3 1 2
15 Barry Sayler 23 41 155 121 15 22 1 0 0 9 4 0 25 21 .182 .342 .190 .532 23 5 3 1 1
16 Kenneth Spears* 22 135 589 513 66 130 17 5 3 43 15 3 64 82 .253 .336 .324 .660 166 3 3 6 1
17 Daniel Stryffeler* 19 17 51 44 5 10 1 0 0 3 1 0 7 7 .227 .333 .250 .583 11 0 0 0 0
18 Jack Tinkler 23 22 45 41 4 4 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 13 .098 .178 .098 .275 4 2 0 0 0
19 Rick Weems 22 32 112 102 6 18 2 0 1 7 0 0 7 23 .176 .225 .225 .451 23 0 1 2 0
20 Paul Wirkus 23 7 29 24 6 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 3 3 .167 .310 .250 .560 6 2 0 0 0
21 Gary Zunino 24 31 102 94 13 23 5 0 1 9 0 0 7 20 .245 .294 .330 .624 31 0 0 1 0
21 Players 21.4 144 5267 4658 541 1078 182 34 47 454 79 20 486 857 .231 .307 .315 .623 1469 41 45 37 24
* - 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 Gibson Alba* 21 0 0 3.75 5 1 2 0 0 0 12.0 7 5 5 1 8 0 13 1 0 1 1.250 5.2 0.8 6.0 9.8 1.63
2 Brian Brown 19 0 0 6.00 3 0 0 0 0 0 6.0 10 5 4 0 6 0 7 0 0 1 2.667 15.0 0.0 9.0 10.5 1.17
3 Jose Cazares 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
4 Terry Clark 20 4 5 .444 2.16 53 0 51 0 0 13 75.0 56 23 18 4 25 8 66 1 1 2 1.080 6.7 0.5 3.0 7.9 2.64
5 Russell Davis 21 6 8 .429 4.30 16 16 0 4 1 0 92.0 89 51 44 11 46 1 55 4 1 4 1.467 8.7 1.1 4.5 5.4 1.20
6 Tom Dozier 19 1 0 1.000 1.47 11 0 5 0 0 0 43.0 26 8 7 2 10 0 26 1 0 1 0.837 5.4 0.4 2.1 5.4 2.60
7 Tom Epple* 19 4 5 .444 4.37 18 8 4 3 2 0 68.0 53 37 33 8 34 1 54 4 2 10 1.279 7.0 1.1 4.5 7.1 1.59
8 John Martin 21 11 13 .458 2.12 28 28 0 10 2 0 212.0 166 71 50 11 56 4 148 8 0 12 1.047 7.0 0.5 2.4 6.3 2.64
9 Alex Neely 24 3 2 .600 4.66 15 0 9 0 0 3 29.0 25 18 15 4 12 2 31 2 1 2 1.276 7.8 1.2 3.7 9.6 2.58
10 Jerry Perry 24 14 7 .667 3.19 28 28 0 5 2 0 178.0 143 79 63 15 61 0 118 5 0 9 1.146 7.2 0.8 3.1 6.0 1.93
11 Walter Pierce 23 5 14 .263 3.49 27 27 0 8 0 0 188.0 176 90 73 11 65 2 97 4 3 3 1.282 8.4 0.5 3.1 4.6 1.49
12 Michael Pittman* 21 0 1 .000 6.19 10 0 3 0 0 0 16.0 17 21 11 1 16 1 7 3 0 2 2.062 9.6 0.6 9.0 3.9 0.44
13 Mike Rhodes* 23 6 8 .429 1.75 48 3 28 0 0 7 103.0 74 43 20 3 46 3 77 5 1 4 1.165 6.5 0.3 4.0 6.7 1.67
14 Edmund Sanford 24 13 7 .650 2.73 22 22 0 6 2 0 142.0 124 59 43 5 58 1 83 0 2 6 1.282 7.9 0.3 3.7 5.3 1.43
15 Freddie Silva 22 1 6 .143 5.64 11 11 0 1 0 0 59.0 62 43 37 3 31 2 28 3 0 10 1.576 9.5 0.5 4.7 4.3 0.90
16 Jeffrey Warburton* 21 0 0 3.00 7 0 5 0 0 0 9.0 10 4 3 0 5 0 7 0 0 1 1.667 10.0 0.0 5.0 7.0 1.40
16 Players 22.0 68 76 .472 3.11 144 144 107 37 10 23 1231.1 1039 557 426 79 479 25 817 41 11 68 1.233 7.6 0.6 3.5 6.0 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
Harry McCulla 75 461 48 15 5 .971 6.79 16
Barry Sayler 30 197 28 6 2 .974 7.50 5
Gary Zunino 21 130 10 3 0 .979 6.67 5
Rick Weems 17 107 8 1 1 .991 6.76 3
Bob Hicks 1 7 0 0 0 1.000 7.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Cicatiello 134 1233 82 29 80 .978 9.81
Paul Wirkus 7 58 4 1 12 .984 8.86
Kenneth Spears 3 7 3 1 0 .909 3.33
Barry Sayler 2 13 0 1 2 .929 6.50
Gary Zunino 1 10 1 0 0 1.000 11.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Cazares 84 156 245 19 36 .955 4.77
Don Jacoby 59 117 165 13 28 .956 4.78
Jack Tinkler 9 11 16 2 3 .931 3.00
Charles Menzhuber 5 13 11 0 2 1.000 4.80
Luis Ojeda 1 0 6 0 2 1.000 6.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Luis Ojeda 102 88 195 26 14 .916 2.77
Jose Cazares 42 36 74 12 8 .902 2.62
Michael Harris 2 2 6 0 1 1.000 4.00
Don Jacoby 2 2 2 1 1 .800 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Meacham 73 107 235 25 30 .932 4.68
Michael Harris 60 74 149 32 22 .875 3.72
Jack Tinkler 13 14 24 4 5 .905 2.92
Don Jacoby 3 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.67
Luis Ojeda 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Walter Pierce 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth Spears 130 198 15 17 2 .926 1.64
Bob Hicks 100 178 15 11 4 .946 1.93
John DelMonte 87 204 13 7 4 .969 2.49
Danny Liggins 44 62 5 2 0 .971 1.52
Jose Sanchez 36 67 3 2 1 .972 1.94
Charles Menzhuber 33 48 6 1 1 .982 1.64
Daniel Stryffeler 17 19 3 3 1 .880 1.29

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Terry Clark 53 6 14 0 2 1.000 0.38
Mike Rhodes 48 2 22 3 0 .889 0.50
John Martin 28 15 22 1 2 .974 1.32
Jerry Perry 28 10 23 2 1 .943 1.18
Walter Pierce 27 10 24 3 1 .919 1.26
Edmund Sanford 22 9 23 2 2 .941 1.45
Tom Epple 18 3 11 1 0 .933 0.78
Russell Davis 16 5 13 1 1 .947 1.13
Alex Neely 15 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.07
Tom Dozier 11 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.64
Freddie Silva 11 8 12 0 2 1.000 1.82
Michael Pittman 10 1 3 2 0 .667 0.40
Jeffrey Warburton 7 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Gibson Alba 5 1 0 1 0 .500 0.20
Brian Brown 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jose Cazares 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gibson Alba 21 L L 6' 2.0" 160 Jan 18, 1960 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Brian Brown 19 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 13, 1962 St. Louis, MO, US
Jose Cazares 22 R R 5' 11.0" 155 1959
Gary Cicatiello 23 L L 6' 0.0" 187 1958
Terry Clark 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 18, 1960 Los Angeles, CA, US
Russell Davis 21 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Aug 4, 1959 Meridian, MS, US
John DelMonte 22 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 5, 1958
Tom Dozier 19 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 5, 1961 San Pablo, CA, US
Tom Epple 19 S L 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 17, 1961 Levittown, NY, US
Michael Harris 20 R R 5' 11.0" 145 May 9, 1961 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Bob Hicks 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 23, 1960 Pensacola, FL, US
Don Jacoby 22 L R 5' 11.0" 175 1959
Danny Liggins 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 17, 1957
John Martin 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 20, 1959 San Diego, CA, US
Harry McCulla 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 5, 1960 Houma, LA, US
Bob Meacham 20 S R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 25, 1960 Los Angeles, CA, US
Charles Menzhuber 21 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 18, 1959 Los Angeles, CA, US
Alex Neely 24 R R 6' 6.0" 230 Jan 15, 1957 Riverton, WY, US
Luis Ojeda 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 15, 1961 Manati, PR
Jerry Perry 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 28, 1957 Fall River, MA, US
Walter Pierce 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 4, 1958 San Jose, CA, US
Michael Pittman 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 9, 1959 Cleveland, OH, US
Mike Rhodes 23 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Jun 17, 1958 Washington, DC, US
Jose Sanchez 20 R R 5' 10.0" 159 Dec 16, 1960 Bani, Peravia, DO
Edmund Sanford 24 R R 6' 6.0" 200 Feb 15, 1957 Philadelphia, PA, US
Barry Sayler 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 17, 1958 Sunnyside, WA, US
Freddie Silva 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jun 17, 1959 Mayaguez, PR
Kenneth Spears 22 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Feb 12, 1959 Bridgeport, CT, US
Daniel Stryffeler 19 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 18, 1962 Warren, OH, US
Jack Tinkler 23 R R 5' 8.0" 155 Mar 6, 1958
Jeffrey Warburton 21 L 6' 4.0" 190 1960
Rick Weems 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 11, 1958 Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Paul Wirkus 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1958
Gary Zunino 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1957

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