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1973 Wichita Aeros

1973 > Class AAA > 1973 American Association (West)
Overall: 67-68
Scored 800 runs, Allowed 770 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-65

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Jim Marshall
Represented: Wichita, KS
Ballpark: Lawrence-Dumont Stadium (Wichita, KS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1972 / 1974

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 Matt Alexander# 26 106 473 427 61 132 22 3 2 51 20 5 38 55 .309 .366 .389 .755 166 1 6 1
2 Pat Bourque* 26 35 159 124 36 43 11 1 9 42 1 1 33 17 .347 .484 .669 1.154 83 1 0 1
3 William Droege 22 56 232 212 18 48 5 1 0 24 5 2 15 41 .226 .284 .259 .544 55 3 0 2
4 Frank Estrada 25 2 9 9 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .333 .556 3 0 0 0
5 Bobby Fenwick 26 59 234 213 29 61 9 1 1 16 0 1 15 40 .286 .339 .352 .691 75 3 1 2 Stats for 3 teams
6 Adrian Garrett* 30 15 68 53 15 20 3 1 8 20 0 0 14 10 .377 .515 .925 1.439 49 1 0 0
7 Jim Hibbs 28 71 263 226 42 61 11 1 9 39 0 0 31 44 .270 .354 .447 .801 101 0 3 3
8 Cleo James 32 33 145 121 23 36 3 0 2 26 7 1 15 11 .298 .382 .372 .754 45 4 1 4
9 Tony La Russa 28 106 467 392 82 123 16 0 5 75 10 4 60 46 .314 .403 .393 .796 154 4 3 8
10 Pete LaCock* 21 130 615 518 89 154 24 6 9 69 9 11 87 77 .297 .396 .419 .815 217 1 4 5
11 Tom Lundstedt# 24 99 391 322 64 95 15 0 11 57 1 1 57 74 .295 .402 .444 .846 143 3 5 4
12 J.C. Martin* 36 53 193 157 23 36 7 0 1 21 0 0 29 21 .229 .358 .293 .651 46 3 3 1
13 Ronnie Matney# 26 39 168 146 25 45 12 3 4 27 0 0 17 36 .308 .389 .514 .903 75 3 1 1
14 Al Montreuil 29 112 458 394 63 119 18 3 5 58 3 2 45 48 .302 .371 .401 .772 158 2 11 6
15 Jose Ortiz 26 71 282 255 37 55 8 4 1 27 5 2 22 40 .216 .280 .290 .570 74 2 0 3
16 Juan Pizarro* 36 11 8 7 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143 .250 .286 .536 2 0 0 0
17 Horace Porter* 25 71 272 238 43 64 8 1 4 35 2 0 30 38 .269 .349 .361 .711 86 1 0 3
18 Roberto Rodriguez 32 44 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Dave Rosello 23 99 411 367 54 115 15 3 8 51 1 2 28 54 .313 .365 .436 .801 160 4 8 4
20 Rob Sperring 23 10 40 34 7 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 12 .176 .282 .176 .459 6 1 1 0
21 Andre Thornton 23 40 181 135 34 39 2 0 17 45 0 0 45 40 .289 .464 .681 1.146 92 0 0 1
22 Jim Tyrone 24 20 86 83 9 16 1 1 1 5 3 1 3 14 .193 .221 .265 .486 22 0 0 0
23 Chris Ward* 24 70 304 259 56 88 15 0 9 41 4 5 43 31 .340 .436 .502 .938 130 1 1 0
23 Players 25.7 135 5364 4608 800 1336 205 28 105 728 71 37 623 740 .290 .376 .415 .791 1912 38 48 47 31
* - 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 Tom Badcock* 23 1 4 .200 4.63 16 3 0 0 3 35.0 43 35 18 4 25 1 23 2 0 3 1.943 11.1 1.0 6.4 5.9 0.92
2 Mike Baldwin* 25 3 5 .375 5.77 35 1 0 0 4 53.0 59 38 34 10 23 2 57 3 0 4 1.547 10.0 1.7 3.9 9.7 2.48 Stats for 2 teams
3 Wade Blasingame* 29 2 0 1.000 3.29 20 2 0 0 3 41.0 42 26 15 6 19 1 31 1 0 2 1.488 9.2 1.3 4.2 6.8 1.63 Stats for 2 teams
4 Ray Burris 22 4 3 .571 5.64 8 8 2 0 0 59.0 72 45 37 7 19 1 34 2 0 3 1.542 11.0 1.1 2.9 5.2 1.79
5 Clint Compton* 22 4 6 .400 6.22 27 17 2 1 1 110.0 121 79 76 9 89 2 93 4 0 16 1.909 9.9 0.7 7.3 7.6 1.04
6 Dan Corder 21 4 3 .571 4.92 10 10 2 2 0 64.0 70 37 35 6 29 4 26 3 0 0 1.547 9.8 0.8 4.1 3.7 0.90
7 Casey Cox 31 6 5 .545 5.05 27 6 0 0 5 73.0 98 48 41 5 22 9 36 4 0 3 1.644 12.1 0.6 2.7 4.4 1.64
8 Larry Gura* 25 1 2 .333 4.65 5 5 0 0 0 31.0 38 18 16 3 11 1 29 1 0 2 1.581 11.0 0.9 3.2 8.4 2.64
9 Dan McGinn* 29 3 6 .333 5.40 30 9 0 0 1 95.0 111 68 57 8 70 6 72 5 1 9 1.905 10.5 0.8 6.6 6.8 1.03 Stats for 2 teams
10 Juan Pizarro* 36 6 1 .857 3.52 9 9 4 0 0 69.0 76 38 27 7 24 1 68 2 0 2 1.449 9.9 0.9 3.1 8.9 2.83
11 Paul Reuschel 26 7 2 .778 5.36 41 7 0 0 8 89.0 121 68 53 6 13 4 49 6 0 5 1.506 12.2 0.6 1.3 5.0 3.77
12 Ralph Rickey 26 6 12 .333 5.12 26 23 3 0 0 153.0 181 106 87 17 57 1 94 5 0 11 1.556 10.6 1.0 3.4 5.5 1.65
13 Roberto Rodriguez 32 6 7 .462 4.54 42 12 1 0 5 123.0 156 74 62 14 49 4 78 2 0 2 1.667 11.4 1.0 3.6 5.7 1.59
14 Jim Todd 25 12 8 .600 4.56 26 23 6 2 0 156.0 169 87 79 14 62 5 79 6 0 3 1.481 9.8 0.8 3.6 4.6 1.27
15 Ron Tompkins 28 7 7 .500 4.58 43 8 2 0 5 110.0 133 67 56 7 61 6 49 7 0 0 1.764 10.9 0.6 5.0 4.0 0.80
16 Floyd Weaver 32 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
17 Paul Zahn 26 0 0 2.25 2 0 0 0 1 4.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 9 0 0 0 0.500 4.5 2.2 0.0 20.2
17 Players 27.0 67 68 .496 5.00 135 135 113 22 5 35 1160.0 1370 770 645 118 513 41 752 49 0 56 1.623 10.6 0.9 4.0 5.8 1.47
* - 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
Tom Lundstedt 84 477 38 4 8 .992 6.13 6
Jim Hibbs 52 290 18 6 1 .981 5.92 3
J.C. Martin 7 25 4 0 0 1.000 4.14 1
Frank Estrada 2 19 0 0 0 1.000 9.50 0
Al Montreuil 1 2 3 1 2 .833 5.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Andre Thornton 36 362 23 1 36 .997 10.69
Pat Bourque 35 330 29 5 33 .986 10.26
Tony La Russa 33 283 19 6 31 .981 9.15
Adrian Garrett 15 138 6 0 7 1.000 9.60
Chris Ward 7 43 2 0 2 1.000 6.43
J.C. Martin 6 39 6 1 3 .978 7.50
Pete LaCock 4 42 2 1 0 .978 11.00
Ronnie Matney 3 21 3 0 0 1.000 8.00
Horace Porter 2 24 0 0 7 1.000 12.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Montreuil 68 143 201 11 37 .969 5.06
Tony La Russa 52 126 149 11 42 .962 5.29
Dave Rosello 9 18 22 2 6 .952 4.44
Rob Sperring 6 14 12 2 2 .929 4.33
Bobby Fenwick 5 9 12 1 3 .955 4.20 Stats for 3 teams
Matt Alexander 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
Horace Porter 2 2 2 1 0 .800 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Montreuil 39 23 84 7 7 .939 2.74
Matt Alexander 37 25 55 7 4 .920 2.16
Horace Porter 30 15 51 9 4 .880 2.20
Tony La Russa 22 14 45 9 2 .868 2.68
Bobby Fenwick 11 6 27 1 2 .971 3.00 Stats for 3 teams
Rob Sperring 4 4 10 1 3 .933 3.50
Jim Hibbs 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00
J.C. Martin 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Jim Tyrone 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Rosello 89 139 282 32 64 .929 4.73
Bobby Fenwick 44 62 130 21 22 .901 4.36 Stats for 3 teams
Horace Porter 23 41 68 1 16 .991 4.74
Al Montreuil 9 7 23 2 3 .938 3.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pete LaCock 122 196 15 7 1 .968 1.73
Jose Ortiz 68 117 11 3 3 .977 1.88
Chris Ward 62 96 6 5 0 .953 1.65
William Droege 56 91 6 4 1 .960 1.73
Matt Alexander 48 88 3 7 1 .929 1.90
Ronnie Matney 29 59 4 2 0 .969 2.17
Jim Tyrone 18 24 2 2 1 .929 1.44
Cleo James 15 34 0 3 0 .919 2.27

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Tompkins 43 4 26 6 2 .833 0.70
Roberto Rodriguez 42 9 18 5 0 .844 0.64
Paul Reuschel 41 3 7 0 0 1.000 0.24
Mike Baldwin 35 4 9 0 1 1.000 0.37 Stats for 2 teams
Dan McGinn 30 4 23 2 2 .931 0.90 Stats for 2 teams
Clint Compton 27 3 12 0 0 1.000 0.56
Casey Cox 27 1 10 0 1 1.000 0.41
Ralph Rickey 26 21 42 4 5 .940 2.42
Jim Todd 26 7 60 1 4 .985 2.58
Wade Blasingame 20 2 8 0 1 1.000 0.50 Stats for 2 teams
Tom Badcock 16 2 8 2 0 .833 0.63
Dan Corder 10 7 17 2 4 .923 2.40
Juan Pizarro 9 3 12 4 1 .789 1.67
Ray Burris 8 4 10 1 1 .933 1.75
Larry Gura 5 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.20
Paul Zahn 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Floyd Weaver 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Matt Alexander 26 S R 5' 11.0" 168 Jan 30, 1947 Shreveport, LA, US
Tom Badcock 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 13, 1949 Summit, NJ, US
Mike Baldwin 25 L L 6' 1.0" 185 May 6, 1948
Wade Blasingame 29 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 22, 1943 Deming, NM, US
Pat Bourque 26 L L 6' 0.0" 210 Mar 23, 1947 Worcester, MA, US
Ray Burris 22 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Aug 22, 1950 Idabel, OK, US
Clint Compton 22 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 1, 1950 Montgomery, AL, US
Dan Corder 21 R R 6' 2.0" 197 Oct 16, 1951 San Diego, CA, US
Casey Cox 31 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Jul 3, 1941 Long Beach, CA, US
William Droege 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 24, 1951
Frank Estrada 25 R R 5' 8.0" 182 Feb 12, 1948 Navojoa, Sonora, MX
Bobby Fenwick 26 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Dec 10, 1946 Naha, Okinawa, JP
Adrian Garrett 30 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 3, 1943 Brooksville, FL, US
Larry Gura 25 S L 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 26, 1947 Joliet, IL, US
Jim Hibbs 28 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Sep 10, 1944 Klamath Falls, OR, US
Cleo James 32 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Aug 31, 1940 Clarksdale, MS, US
Tony La Russa 28 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 4, 1944 Tampa, FL, US
Pete LaCock 21 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 17, 1952 Burbank, CA, US
Tom Lundstedt 24 S R 6' 4.0" 195 Apr 10, 1949 Davenport, IA, US
J.C. Martin 36 L R 6' 2.0" 188 Dec 13, 1936 Axton, VA, US
Ronnie Matney 26 S L 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 1, 1947 Mobile, AL, US
Dan McGinn 29 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 29, 1943 Omaha, NE, US
Al Montreuil 29 R R 5' 5.0" 158 Aug 23, 1943 New Orleans, LA, US
Jose Ortiz 26 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jun 25, 1947 Ponce, PR
Juan Pizarro 36 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 7, 1937 Santurce, PR
Horace Porter 25 L R 5' 11.0" 155 Sep 19, 1947 Charlotte, NC, US
Paul Reuschel 26 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Jan 12, 1947 Quincy, IL, US
Ralph Rickey 26 S R 6' 3.0" 205 Dec 8, 1946 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Roberto Rodriguez 32 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Feb 5, 1941 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Dave Rosello 23 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 26, 1950 Mayaguez, PR
Rob Sperring 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 10, 1949 San Francisco, CA, US
Andre Thornton 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 13, 1949 Tuskegee, AL, US
Jim Todd 25 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 21, 1947 Lancaster, PA, US
Ron Tompkins 28 R R 6' 4.0" 198 Nov 27, 1944 San Diego, CA, US
Jim Tyrone 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 29, 1949 Alice, TX, US
Chris Ward 24 L L 6' 0.0" 180 May 18, 1949 Oakland, CA, US
Floyd Weaver 32 R R 6' 4.0" 195 May 12, 1941 Ben Franklin, TX, US
Paul Zahn 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Apr 21, 1947 Des Moines, IA, US

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