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1977 Evansville Triplets

1977 > Class AAA > 1977 American Association (East)
Overall: 65-68
Scored 719 runs, Allowed 660 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-61

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Les Moss
Represented: Evansville, IN
Ballpark: Bosse Field (Evansville, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

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 Bob Adams 25 62 245 230 42 76 14 1 10 44 1 0 9 33 .330 .354 .530 .884 122 1 2 3
2 Julio Alonso 23 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
3 Ray Bare 28 38 29 26 1 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 13 .115 .115 .192 .308 5 0 3 0
4 Tommy Bianco# 24 28 91 82 9 18 3 0 2 11 4 0 4 11 .220 .261 .329 .591 27 1 3 1 Stats for 2 teams
5 Ike Brookens 28 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
6 Tom Brookens 23 118 477 440 70 127 22 5 8 52 18 5 27 73 .289 .331 .416 .747 183 3 3 4
7 George Cappuzzello 23 39 39 32 1 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 13 .156 .171 .219 .390 7 0 4 2
8 Gary Christenson* 24 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
9 Tim Corcoran* 24 39 169 136 27 47 11 3 7 33 3 2 30 13 .346 .467 .625 1.092 85 2 0 1
10 Boots Day* 29 85 231 203 25 54 13 4 3 31 2 0 23 32 .266 .338 .414 .752 84 0 3 2
11 Jim Eschen# 27 44 161 120 20 28 10 0 1 11 1 2 34 15 .233 .399 .342 .740 41 1 3 3
12 Bill Flowers* 25 15 39 34 2 6 0 0 0 2 4 2 1 4 .176 .211 .176 .387 6 1 1 2
13 Ed Glynn 24 28 65 56 6 12 1 1 0 9 0 0 3 23 .214 .267 .268 .535 15 1 5 0
14 Dan Gonzales* 23 79 250 234 27 56 10 2 6 25 2 1 13 19 .239 .281 .376 .657 88 1 1 1
15 Glenn Gulliver* 22 83 284 228 26 55 7 2 3 30 5 2 51 27 .241 .375 .329 .704 75 0 1 4
16 Frank Harris 21 20 33 31 2 5 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 10 .161 .161 .290 .452 9 0 2 0
17 Roric Harrison 30 44 29 24 5 9 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 7 .375 .400 .625 1.025 15 0 4 0
18 Art James* 24 116 487 437 73 126 20 5 10 48 16 9 43 56 .288 .355 .426 .780 186 3 2 2
19 Gene Lamont* 30 3 6 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .400 .500 .600 1.100 3 0 0 0
20 Marv Lane 27 58 177 144 41 33 3 3 7 26 1 1 32 32 .229 .373 .438 .810 63 1 0 0
21 Jerry Manuel# 23 110 427 375 52 102 19 7 1 38 12 5 45 55 .272 .355 .368 .723 138 3 4 0
22 Michael Meyerrose 25 9 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0
23 Bob Molinaro* 27 125 512 455 85 138 25 2 17 91 23 2 43 30 .303 .362 .479 .841 218 4 1 9
24 Jack Morris 22 20 53 51 4 8 1 1 0 4 0 0 1 14 .157 .170 .216 .385 11 0 0 1
25 Lance Parrish 21 115 478 416 74 116 21 2 25 90 2 2 56 105 .279 .366 .519 .885 216 3 0 3
26 Vern Ruhle 26 10 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
27 Dave Stegman 23 50 183 153 25 34 12 0 6 18 4 1 26 46 .222 .346 .418 .764 64 3 1 0
28 Bruce Taylor 24 43 16 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .067 .067 .067 .133 1 0 1 0
29 Dave Tobik 24 13 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
30 Pat Underwood* 20 16 17 14 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 .214 .267 .286 .552 4 0 2 0
31 John Valle 22 85 312 283 53 78 16 0 19 58 4 0 27 56 .276 .343 .534 .877 151 2 0 0
32 Bill VanBommel 25 9 16 16 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 11 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 0 0
33 Mark Wagner 23 64 247 222 33 68 12 6 3 27 3 3 25 37 .306 .377 .455 .831 101 0 0 0
34 Milt Wilcox 27 15 43 38 8 11 3 2 1 8 0 0 2 6 .289 .325 .553 .878 21 0 3 0
35 Kip Young 22 21 18 15 3 4 0 1 1 4 0 0 1 7 .267 .353 .600 .953 9 1 1 0
35 Players 24.0 133 5135 4513 719 1229 231 48 132 675 104 37 501 767 .272 .346 .433 .779 1952 31 52 38 26
* - 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 Julio Alonso* 23 0 2 .000 4.50 14 0 0 0 2 18.0 21 9 9 2 11 3 9 0 0 1 1.778 10.5 1.0 5.5 4.5 0.82
2 Ray Bare 28 6 8 .429 5.42 38 10 1 0 4 103.0 112 71 62 15 48 4 56 0 1 5 1.553 9.8 1.3 4.2 4.9 1.17
3 Ike Brookens 28 1 0 1.000 7.00 7 0 0 0 0 9.0 13 8 7 3 4 0 6 0 1 0 1.889 13.0 3.0 4.0 6.0 1.50
4 George Cappuzzello* 23 5 3 .625 4.46 39 16 1 0 1 123.0 138 72 61 12 56 4 75 5 1 10 1.577 10.1 0.9 4.1 5.5 1.34
5 Gary Christenson* 24 0 0 8.18 4 1 0 0 0 11.0 19 17 10 1 3 1 5 0 0 1 2.000 15.5 0.8 2.5 4.1 1.67
6 Tim Corcoran* 24 0 0 6.00 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.0 3.0 3.0 6.0 2.00
7 Boots Day* 29 1 0 1.000 4.24 18 0 0 0 1 34.0 32 16 16 5 11 1 23 0 0 2 1.265 8.5 1.3 2.9 6.1 2.09
8 Ed Glynn* 24 6 8 .429 4.96 28 27 3 0 0 156.0 163 97 86 15 71 1 125 1 4 12 1.500 9.4 0.9 4.1 7.2 1.76
9 Frank Harris 21 5 9 .357 5.93 20 15 2 0 0 91.0 100 65 60 12 32 2 61 2 0 1 1.451 9.9 1.2 3.2 6.0 1.91
10 Roric Harrison 30 9 5 .643 3.29 41 4 1 1 11 82.0 60 33 30 7 52 3 75 4 0 7 1.366 6.6 0.8 5.7 8.2 1.44
11 Michael Meyerrose 25 0 0 5.00 9 0 0 0 1 18.0 22 13 10 2 11 1 5 1 0 1 1.833 11.0 1.0 5.5 2.5 0.45
12 Jack Morris 22 6 7 .462 3.60 20 20 4 0 0 135.0 141 68 54 5 42 1 95 2 0 8 1.356 9.4 0.3 2.8 6.3 2.26
13 Vern Ruhle 26 1 4 .200 6.86 10 4 0 0 0 21.0 31 19 16 4 9 0 15 0 0 0 1.905 13.3 1.7 3.9 6.4 1.67
14 Bruce Taylor 24 5 6 .455 2.22 43 0 0 0 4 77.0 60 27 19 2 39 7 65 2 0 6 1.286 7.0 0.2 4.6 7.6 1.67
15 Dave Tobik 24 4 1 .800 3.32 13 0 0 0 1 19.0 19 8 7 2 9 2 17 0 0 3 1.474 9.0 0.9 4.3 8.1 1.89
16 Pat Underwood* 20 3 5 .375 5.22 16 9 0 0 0 50.0 57 39 29 2 22 0 37 2 3 6 1.580 10.3 0.4 4.0 6.7 1.68
17 Bill VanBommel 25 0 2 .000 4.85 9 7 0 0 0 39.0 49 26 21 1 23 1 26 0 0 7 1.846 11.3 0.2 5.3 6.0 1.13
18 Milt Wilcox 27 9 4 .692 2.44 14 14 6 0 0 107.0 89 38 29 7 40 1 69 3 0 5 1.206 7.5 0.6 3.4 5.8 1.73
19 Kip Young 22 4 4 .500 4.03 21 6 1 1 3 58.0 58 32 26 4 19 0 57 5 0 3 1.328 9.0 0.6 2.9 8.8 3.00
19 Players 24.7 65 68 .489 4.32 133 133 114 19 2 28 1155.0 1186 660 554 102 503 32 823 27 10 78 1.462 9.2 0.8 3.9 6.4 1.64
* - 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
Lance Parrish 113 722 82 11 10 .987 7.12 21
Bob Adams 24 136 17 4 3 .975 6.38 2
Gene Lamont 2 4 1 0 0 1.000 2.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Valle 45 370 23 6 31 .985 8.73
Tim Corcoran 37 297 21 8 35 .975 8.59
Bob Adams 34 326 17 5 32 .986 10.09
Boots Day 28 200 15 3 14 .986 7.68
Marv Lane 3 15 2 0 0 1.000 5.67

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Manuel 69 143 199 12 38 .966 4.96
Tom Brookens 44 74 107 7 25 .963 4.11
Jim Eschen 37 84 105 9 26 .955 5.11

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Brookens 78 58 143 18 15 .918 2.58
Glenn Gulliver 39 20 63 5 6 .943 2.13
Tommy Bianco 19 14 38 3 6 .945 2.74 Stats for 2 teams
John Valle 14 6 24 4 1 .882 2.14
Jim Eschen 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
Bob Adams 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Wagner 61 97 189 13 32 .957 4.69
Jerry Manuel 45 55 105 5 14 .970 3.56
Glenn Gulliver 40 51 104 11 17 .934 3.88
Tom Brookens 1 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Molinaro 122 196 12 7 2 .967 1.70
Art James 108 213 5 9 2 .960 2.02
Dan Gonzales 66 71 3 2 1 .974 1.12
Dave Stegman 45 99 4 6 2 .945 2.29
Marv Lane 35 56 0 3 0 .949 1.60
Boots Day 27 36 3 1 1 .975 1.44
John Valle 21 21 4 0 0 1.000 1.19
Bill Flowers 9 22 1 0 0 1.000 2.56
Tim Corcoran 2 6 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bruce Taylor 43 7 9 1 1 .941 0.37
Roric Harrison 41 4 17 1 1 .955 0.51
George Cappuzzello 39 2 16 0 1 1.000 0.46
Ray Bare 38 7 23 1 1 .968 0.79
Ed Glynn 28 12 27 1 1 .975 1.39
Kip Young 21 2 10 3 2 .800 0.57
Frank Harris 20 7 23 0 2 1.000 1.50
Jack Morris 20 8 19 3 3 .900 1.35
Boots Day 18 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.28
Pat Underwood 16 1 11 2 0 .857 0.75
Julio Alonso 14 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.29
Milt Wilcox 14 8 32 4 5 .909 2.86
Dave Tobik 13 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.38
Vern Ruhle 10 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.30
Michael Meyerrose 9 4 5 0 0 1.000 1.00
Bill VanBommel 9 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.78
Ike Brookens 7 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Gary Christenson 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
Tim Corcoran 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Adams 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 6, 1952 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Julio Alonso 23 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 12, 1954 CU
Ray Bare 28 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 15, 1949 Miami, FL, US
Tommy Bianco 24 S R 5' 11.0" 190 Dec 16, 1952 Rockville Centre, NY, US
Ike Brookens 28 R R 6' 5.0" 170 Jan 3, 1949 Chambersburg, PA, US
Tom Brookens 23 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Aug 10, 1953 Chambersburg, PA, US
George Cappuzzello 23 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 15, 1954 Youngstown, OH, US
Gary Christenson 24 L L 6' 5.0" 200 May 5, 1953 Mineola, NY, US
Tim Corcoran 24 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 19, 1953 Glendale, CA, US
Boots Day 29 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 31, 1947 Ilion, NY, US
Jim Eschen 27 S R 5' 11.0" 170 May 25, 1950 Port Jefferson, NY, US
Bill Flowers 25 L L 5' 11.0" 168 Jun 4, 1952 New Brockton, AL, US
Ed Glynn 24 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 3, 1953 New York, NY, US
Dan Gonzales 23 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 30, 1953 Whittier, CA, US
Glenn Gulliver 22 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 15, 1954 Detroit, MI, US
Frank Harris 21 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 20, 1955 Miami, FL, US
Roric Harrison 30 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 20, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US
Art James 24 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 2, 1952 Detroit, MI, US
Gene Lamont 30 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 25, 1946 Rockford, IL, US
Marv Lane 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 18, 1950 Sandersville, GA, US
Jerry Manuel 23 S R 6' 0.0" 165 Dec 23, 1953 Hahira, GA, US
Michael Meyerrose 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 23, 1951 Batesville, IN, US
Bob Molinaro 27 L R 6' 0.0" 190 May 21, 1950 Newark, NJ, US
Jack Morris 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 May 16, 1955 St. Paul, MN, US
Lance Parrish 21 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 15, 1956 Clairton, PA, US
Vern Ruhle 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 25, 1951 Coleman, MI, US
Dave Stegman 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jan 30, 1954 Inglewood, CA, US
Bruce Taylor 24 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Apr 16, 1953 Holden, MA, US
Dave Tobik 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 2, 1953 Euclid, OH, US
Pat Underwood 20 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 9, 1957 Kokomo, IN, US
John Valle 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 8, 1954
Bill VanBommel 25 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Feb 15, 1952
Mark Wagner 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 4, 1954 Conneaut, OH, US
Milt Wilcox 27 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 20, 1950 Honolulu, HI, US
Kip Young 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 29, 1954 Georgetown, OH, US

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