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1972 Denver Bears

1972 > Class AAA > 1972 American Association (West)
Overall: 61-79
Scored 591 runs, Allowed 697 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-80

Affiliation: Texas Rangers-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Denver, CO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1971 / 1973

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 Jackie Brown 29 33 63 57 2 11 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 22 .193 .233 .228 .461 13 0 3 0
2 Jeff Burroughs 21 84 351 307 60 93 13 2 24 59 0 0 40 73 .303 .386 .593 .979 182 2 1 1
3 Cisco Carlos 31 31 37 36 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 16 .083 .083 .083 .167 3 0 1 0
4 Don Castle* 22 111 382 326 42 80 18 2 9 44 0 0 51 81 .245 .348 .396 .744 129 2 0 3
5 Jim Driscoll* 28 80 326 274 44 67 10 3 3 25 1 4 42 49 .245 .349 .336 .685 92 4 2 4
6 Jan Dukes* 26 35 15 12 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 .333 .385 .333 .718 4 0 2 0
7 Bill Fahey* 22 75 273 226 28 61 5 4 1 25 2 2 41 39 .270 .386 .341 .727 77 3 1 2
8 Ted Ford 25 9 39 36 5 8 1 1 0 2 1 0 2 10 .222 .282 .306 .588 11 1 0 0
9 Steve Foucault* 22 25 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Steve Greenberg 23 104 362 318 48 84 18 5 12 54 1 1 38 75 .264 .343 .465 .809 148 2 1 3
11 Rick Guarnera 25 46 139 130 10 28 3 1 0 11 0 2 9 33 .215 .266 .254 .520 33 0 0 0
12 Rich Hand 23 2 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 1 0 0
13 Chuck Harrison 31 46 170 147 15 35 8 0 1 10 1 0 22 17 .238 .337 .313 .650 46 0 1 0
14 Rick Henninger 24 28 57 47 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 28 .043 .118 .043 .160 2 0 6 0
15 Gerry Janeski 26 29 61 54 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 19 .074 .091 .074 .165 4 0 6 0
16 Bob Jones* 22 118 381 345 46 99 15 6 5 46 4 1 27 77 .287 .340 .409 .748 141 2 4 3
17 Dick Kelley 32 9 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
18 Hal King* 28 23 70 60 8 17 7 0 2 11 0 0 8 17 .283 .371 .500 .871 30 1 0 1
19 Jim Kremmel* 23 14 25 19 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 12 .158 .333 .158 .491 3 0 1 0
20 Ron Law 26 15 21 21 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9 .190 .190 .190 .381 4 0 0 0
21 Chuck Machemehl 26 20 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
22 Pete Mackanin 20 29 96 90 7 19 3 0 0 5 0 1 6 15 .211 .260 .244 .505 22 0 0 0
23 Bill Madlock 21 26 71 61 7 13 3 0 1 9 1 1 9 7 .213 .310 .311 .621 19 0 0 1
24 Jim Mason* 21 86 390 327 59 89 21 3 5 27 3 4 59 80 .272 .379 .401 .780 131 0 0 4
25 Norm McRae 24 6 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 0 0 0
26 Jim Miles 28 46 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
27 Dave Moates* 24 20 55 47 5 9 2 0 0 3 1 2 7 10 .191 .309 .234 .543 11 1 0 0
28 Cotton Nash 29 64 208 182 21 47 5 0 7 22 0 0 25 42 .258 .346 .401 .747 73 0 0 1
29 Dick Nen* 32 51 189 160 19 43 10 0 5 28 0 2 25 28 .269 .365 .425 .790 68 1 0 3
30 Joe Patterson# 33 99 295 264 26 81 15 0 3 40 0 2 28 48 .307 .374 .398 .772 105 1 1 1
31 Ron Pruitt 20 60 195 167 22 36 5 0 5 24 1 2 26 34 .216 .320 .335 .655 56 0 1 1
32 Tom Ragland 26 88 391 330 45 81 12 3 6 38 5 2 45 50 .245 .353 .355 .708 117 11 3 2
33 Lenny Randle# 23 41 181 161 23 42 3 1 2 10 6 4 17 31 .261 .339 .329 .668 53 2 1 0
34 Gary Ratliff 24 76 156 127 17 24 7 1 2 8 3 4 29 46 .189 .340 .307 .647 39 0 0 0
35 Garland Shifflett 37 51 17 14 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .071 .188 .071 .259 1 0 1 0
36 Don Stanhouse 21 6 17 16 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .188 .235 .188 .423 3 0 0 0
37 Rick Stelmaszek* 23 94 320 246 22 56 6 2 1 34 0 2 72 62 .228 .401 .280 .682 69 0 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
38 Ken Suarez 29 35 101 91 6 31 3 0 1 6 0 0 9 3 .341 .406 .407 .813 37 1 0 0
39 Mike Thompson 22 20 46 39 8 11 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 19 .282 .317 .282 .599 11 0 5 0
39 Players 24.9 140 5285 4579 591 1153 191 33 95 544 30 35 598 1014 .252 .341 .370 .711 1695 35 43 30 44
* - 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 Jackie Brown 29 6 17 .261 5.51 32 27 6 0 0 165.0 212 120 101 14 60 1 128 3 0 5 1.648 11.6 0.8 3.3 7.0 2.13
2 Cisco Carlos 31 7 8 .467 3.88 31 15 2 1 1 109.0 119 57 47 10 43 4 74 9 0 3 1.486 9.8 0.8 3.6 6.1 1.72
3 Don Castle* 22 0 0 5.14 5 0 0 0 0 7.0 6 4 4 1 8 0 8 1 0 1 2.000 7.7 1.3 10.3 10.3 1.00
4 Jan Dukes* 26 1 1 .500 5.19 34 1 0 0 0 59.0 75 40 34 4 19 2 42 1 0 4 1.593 11.4 0.6 2.9 6.4 2.21
5 Steve Foucault 22 3 2 .600 2.79 25 0 0 0 7 42.0 33 17 13 0 24 4 39 0 0 0 1.357 7.1 0.0 5.1 8.4 1.63
6 Rich Hand 23 1 1 .500 3.46 2 2 0 0 0 13.0 12 7 5 2 4 0 7 0 0 0 1.231 8.3 1.4 2.8 4.8 1.75
7 Rick Henninger 24 9 8 .529 2.87 28 21 6 3 0 160.0 134 56 51 7 44 2 123 1 0 4 1.112 7.5 0.4 2.5 6.9 2.80
8 Gerry Janeski 26 11 10 .524 4.79 29 23 7 0 2 156.0 178 96 83 18 30 1 62 3 0 3 1.333 10.3 1.0 1.7 3.6 2.07
9 Dick Kelley* 32 1 1 .500 5.79 9 0 0 0 0 14.0 16 14 9 0 12 3 11 1 0 1 2.000 10.3 0.0 7.7 7.1 0.92
10 Jim Kremmel* 23 3 5 .375 4.71 14 9 1 0 0 65.0 69 39 34 2 27 0 60 6 2 3 1.477 9.6 0.3 3.7 8.3 2.22
11 Ron Law 26 3 9 .250 5.02 15 12 2 1 0 61.0 64 37 34 6 28 1 49 6 0 2 1.508 9.4 0.9 4.1 7.2 1.75
12 Chuck Machemehl 26 0 0 4.64 20 1 0 0 2 33.0 32 19 17 3 17 0 22 2 0 0 1.485 8.7 0.8 4.6 6.0 1.29 Stats for 2 teams
13 Norm McRae 24 1 1 .500 4.88 6 4 1 0 0 24.0 27 15 13 0 12 0 17 1 0 1 1.625 10.1 0.0 4.5 6.4 1.42
14 Jim Miles 28 2 2 .500 7.31 46 0 0 0 1 64.0 80 55 52 5 40 5 45 7 0 1 1.875 11.2 0.7 5.6 6.3 1.13
15 Cotton Nash 29 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
16 Garland Shifflett 37 5 4 .556 4.70 51 3 0 0 13 88.0 102 54 46 9 29 4 55 6 0 3 1.489 10.4 0.9 3.0 5.6 1.90
17 Don Stanhouse 21 2 2 .500 3.86 5 5 2 0 0 35.0 28 17 15 0 27 0 32 0 0 4 1.571 7.2 0.0 6.9 8.2 1.19
18 Mike Thompson 22 6 8 .429 4.10 20 18 4 1 0 112.0 96 59 51 7 64 1 88 5 0 12 1.429 7.7 0.6 5.1 7.1 1.38
18 Players 27.4 61 79 .436 4.50 140 140 109 31 7 25 1192.0 1269 697 596 86 479 28 856 50 2 47 1.466 9.6 0.6 3.6 6.5 1.79
* - 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
Rick Stelmaszek 87 527 38 12 4 .979 6.49 11 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Fahey 68 421 43 6 6 .987 6.82 2
Ken Suarez 31 182 20 2 2 .990 6.52 1
Hal King 17 107 6 5 2 .958 6.65 2
Ron Pruitt 13 61 6 3 0 .957 5.15 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Nen 49 383 39 3 49 .993 8.61
Chuck Harrison 40 359 24 1 30 .997 9.58
Cotton Nash 38 272 25 3 44 .990 7.82
Don Castle 20 140 14 1 14 .994 7.70
Steve Greenberg 12 94 6 0 5 1.000 8.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Ragland 87 206 271 14 66 .971 5.48
Lenny Randle 30 55 111 9 21 .949 5.53
Pete Mackanin 16 38 46 6 16 .933 5.25
Jim Driscoll 12 31 33 2 10 .970 5.33
Bill Madlock 3 3 4 0 2 1.000 2.33
Gary Ratliff 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Greenberg 67 47 127 12 16 .935 2.60
Jim Driscoll 36 24 56 9 4 .899 2.22
Rick Guarnera 24 21 51 4 5 .947 3.00
Bill Madlock 16 7 26 2 1 .943 2.06
Pete Mackanin 5 1 10 1 1 .917 2.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Mason 86 148 302 27 51 .943 5.23
Jim Driscoll 30 62 100 4 30 .976 5.40
Lenny Randle 11 17 38 4 14 .932 5.00
Rick Guarnera 10 15 38 3 8 .946 5.30
Pete Mackanin 5 8 8 3 2 .842 3.20
Tom Ragland 1 3 2 0 0 1.000 5.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Jones 113 159 6 4 2 .976 1.46
Jeff Burroughs 84 118 5 5 1 .961 1.46
Don Castle 78 90 8 3 1 .970 1.26
Joe Patterson 70 85 2 4 1 .956 1.24
Gary Ratliff 65 68 1 4 0 .945 1.06
Ron Pruitt 41 56 4 1 0 .984 1.46
Steve Greenberg 18 20 0 0 0 1.000 1.11
Dave Moates 18 20 0 0 0 1.000 1.11
Cotton Nash 15 12 1 0 0 1.000 0.87
Ted Ford 9 19 1 0 0 1.000 2.22
Lenny Randle 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Garland Shifflett 51 8 10 1 0 .947 0.35
Jim Miles 46 4 3 2 0 .778 0.15
Jan Dukes 34 3 11 1 0 .933 0.41
Jackie Brown 32 19 20 1 0 .975 1.22
Cisco Carlos 31 7 9 1 1 .941 0.52
Gerry Janeski 29 16 42 1 2 .983 2.00
Rick Henninger 28 7 21 0 3 1.000 1.00
Steve Foucault 25 3 6 2 2 .818 0.36
Chuck Machemehl 20 3 6 0 0 1.000 0.45 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Thompson 20 6 13 1 0 .950 0.95
Ron Law 15 1 14 1 1 .938 1.00
Jim Kremmel 14 6 12 1 0 .947 1.29
Dick Kelley 9 1 1 0 1 1.000 0.22
Norm McRae 6 3 6 0 0 1.000 1.50
Don Castle 5 2 1 0 1 1.000 0.60
Don Stanhouse 5 4 1 1 1 .833 1.00
Rich Hand 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Cotton Nash 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
Jackie Brown 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 31, 1943 Holdenville, OK, US
Jeff Burroughs 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 7, 1951 Long Beach, CA, US
Cisco Carlos 31 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 17, 1940 Monrovia, CA, US
Don Castle 22 L L 6' 1.0" 205 Feb 1, 1950 Kokomo, IN, US
Jim Driscoll 28 L R 5' 11.0" 175 May 14, 1944 Medford, MA, US
Jan Dukes 26 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 16, 1945 Cheyenne, WY, US
Bill Fahey 22 L R 6' 0.0" 200 Jun 14, 1950 Detroit, MI, US
Ted Ford 25 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 7, 1947 Vineland, NJ, US
Steve Foucault 22 L R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 3, 1949 Duluth, MN, US
Steve Greenberg 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 8, 1948 New York, NY, US
Rick Guarnera 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 21, 1946 Baltimore, MD, US
Rich Hand 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 10, 1948 Bellevue, WA, US
Chuck Harrison 31 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 25, 1941 Abilene, TX, US
Rick Henninger 24 R R 6' 6.0" 225 Jan 11, 1948 Hastings, NE, US
Gerry Janeski 26 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Apr 18, 1946 Pasadena, CA, US
Bob Jones 22 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 11, 1949 Elkton, MD, US
Dick Kelley 32 R L 5' 11.0" 174 Jan 8, 1940 Brighton, MA, US
Hal King 28 L R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 1, 1944 Oviedo, FL, US
Jim Kremmel 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 28, 1949 Belleville, IL, US
Ron Law 26 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Mar 14, 1946 Hamilton, ON, CA
Chuck Machemehl 26 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 20, 1946 Brenham, TX, US
Pete Mackanin 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 1, 1951 Chicago, IL, US
Bill Madlock 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 2, 1951 Memphis, TN, US
Jim Mason 21 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 14, 1950 Mobile, AL, US
Norm McRae 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 26, 1947 Elizabeth, NJ, US
Jim Miles 28 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 8, 1943 Grenada, MS, US
Dave Moates 24 L L 5' 9.0" 163 Jan 30, 1948 Great Lakes, IL, US
Cotton Nash 29 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Jul 24, 1942 Jersey City, NJ, US
Dick Nen 32 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 24, 1939 South Gate, CA, US
Joe Patterson 33 S R 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 24, 1938
Ron Pruitt 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 21, 1951 Flint, MI, US
Tom Ragland 26 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Jun 16, 1946 Talladega, AL, US
Lenny Randle 23 S R 5' 10.0" 169 Feb 12, 1949 Long Beach, CA, US
Gary Ratliff 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 1, 1947 Fort Smith, AR, US
Garland Shifflett 37 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 28, 1935 Elkton, VA, US
Don Stanhouse 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 12, 1951 DuQuoin, IL, US
Rick Stelmaszek 23 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 8, 1948 Chicago, IL, US
Ken Suarez 29 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Apr 12, 1943 Tampa, FL, US
Mike Thompson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 6, 1949 Denver, CO, US

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