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1972 Lakeland Tigers

1972 > Class A > 1972 Florida State League (West)
Overall: 61-69
Scored 475 runs, Allowed 502 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-68

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Stubby Overmire and Russ Nixon
Represented: Lakeland, FL
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 Billy Baldwin* 24 118 472 414 34 115 14 9 5 47 6 4 40 96 .278 .343 .391 .735 162 3 12 3
2 Lenny Baxley* 21 88 337 283 24 70 14 2 6 40 0 1 44 72 .247 .351 .375 .726 106 3 4 3
3 Lawrence Bubla 23 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 Gary Christenson* 19 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
5 Robert Cole* 22 64 220 175 27 41 6 1 8 18 1 2 40 45 .234 .384 .417 .801 73 3 1 1
6 John Davies 22 31 23 20 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 3 14 .050 .174 .150 .324 3 0 0 0
7 Dennis DeBarr* 19 24 47 38 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 18 .079 .167 .105 .272 4 0 5 0
8 Michael Egleston 24 51 159 139 19 30 3 0 6 23 1 0 18 25 .216 .302 .367 .669 51 0 0 2
9 Lawrence Elliott 21 57 261 206 38 61 7 3 0 16 0 0 45 23 .296 .423 .359 .782 74 1 8 1
10 Jim Eschen# 22 83 384 300 49 69 6 3 0 24 12 5 73 39 .230 .387 .270 .657 81 5 4 2
11 Ian Fink 20 7 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
12 Ed Glynn 19 15 16 13 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 .231 .333 .231 .564 3 0 1 0
13 Gregory Gromek 22 37 47 40 7 10 1 1 0 7 0 0 5 8 .250 .348 .325 .673 13 1 1 0
14 Ronald Hargett 18 3 12 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .222 .417 .222 .639 2 0 0 0
15 Ben Hunt# 19 20 41 36 7 5 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 11 .139 .200 .139 .339 5 1 1 1
16 Dave Kuhn 21 27 75 70 5 11 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 15 .157 .213 .186 .399 13 3 0 0
17 Richard Lawson* 20 16 39 35 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 18 .114 .184 .143 .327 5 1 1 0
18 Dave Lemanczyk 21 8 27 21 2 6 3 1 0 2 0 0 4 8 .286 .385 .524 .908 11 0 1 1
19 Tom Makowski 21 10 16 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .077 .200 .077 .277 1 0 1 0
20 Phil Mankowski* 19 110 461 403 38 110 8 2 2 34 1 2 41 26 .273 .341 .318 .659 128 3 10 4
21 Joe McIlvaine 23 43 9 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 2 0
22 Ezekial McPherson 21 35 106 98 7 21 3 0 1 7 0 0 6 27 .214 .267 .276 .542 27 1 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
23 Everett Meggitt 20 22 46 44 2 6 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 15 .136 .156 .205 .360 9 0 1 0
24 Nicholas Misch 23 8 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 0 0
25 Jeff Natchez 19 58 221 197 19 39 6 2 3 19 2 2 17 53 .198 .266 .294 .560 58 2 3 2
26 James Newhook 21 36 89 74 7 12 0 0 0 3 0 1 13 23 .162 .287 .162 .450 12 0 2 0
27 Alan Newsome 18 6 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 0 0
28 Mark Palmer 18 25 30 25 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 14 .080 .179 .080 .259 2 0 2 0
29 Donald Pavic 22 84 361 328 35 75 6 0 1 19 6 4 25 28 .229 .285 .256 .541 84 1 7 0
30 Gene Pentz 19 16 40 31 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 6 12 .129 .270 .161 .432 5 0 3 0
31 Roberto Perez 20 27 79 69 5 10 1 1 0 2 0 0 8 17 .145 .231 .188 .419 13 0 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
32 Carlos Quinones 20 9 38 33 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 9 .152 .211 .152 .362 5 0 0 2
33 Leon Roberts 21 74 315 254 36 78 14 3 5 52 2 1 48 37 .307 .421 .445 .866 113 5 4 4
34 Brian Sheekey 21 21 48 47 3 9 5 0 1 3 0 0 0 9 .191 .191 .362 .553 17 0 1 0
35 William Sievers 23 84 275 230 25 55 14 3 1 25 0 2 42 43 .239 .353 .339 .692 78 0 0 3
36 Emmanuel Toledo 19 7 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .111 .200 .111 .311 1 0 0 0
37 Steve Vazquez 21 126 504 430 60 123 22 7 7 56 0 2 65 88 .286 .380 .419 .799 180 3 2 4
38 Ramon Vega 21 63 227 201 16 54 8 1 1 18 0 0 15 12 .269 .323 .333 .656 67 3 4 4
39 John Walsh 20 5 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
39 Players 21.3 130 4925 4191 475 1018 145 40 47 422 33 27 576 822 .243 .337 .330 .667 1384 39 82 37 29
* - 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 Lawrence Bracco 19 1 1 .500 12.60 5 0 0 0 0 5.0 10 7 7 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
2 Gary Christenson* 19 0 0 6.60 10 0 0 0 1 15.0 21 14 11 1 8 0 13 0 0 2 1.933 12.6 0.6 4.8 7.8 1.63
3 John Davies 22 5 4 .556 3.69 31 6 3 0 3 83.0 87 37 34 7 41 3 62 4 1 1 1.542 9.4 0.8 4.4 6.7 1.51
4 Dennis DeBarr* 19 6 9 .400 3.14 24 17 3 0 0 129.0 100 53 45 7 69 1 97 3 2 4 1.310 7.0 0.5 4.8 6.8 1.41
5 Michael Egleston 24 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 27.0
6 Ian Fink 20 0 1 .000 1.93 7 0 0 0 0 14.0 10 6 3 0 4 0 12 0 0 0 1.000 6.4 0.0 2.6 7.7 3.00
7 Ed Glynn* 19 1 4 .200 4.42 15 10 0 0 0 57.0 52 30 28 0 50 1 54 2 1 3 1.789 8.2 0.0 7.9 8.5 1.08
8 Gregory Gromek 22 5 5 .500 3.35 23 6 4 1 2 94.0 80 40 35 4 23 0 60 2 1 3 1.096 7.7 0.4 2.2 5.7 2.61
9 Richard Lawson* 20 5 4 .556 3.74 16 16 4 3 0 101.0 101 49 42 6 52 0 55 1 0 3 1.515 9.0 0.5 4.6 4.9 1.06
10 Dave Lemanczyk 21 7 1 .875 1.77 8 7 6 1 0 66.0 44 14 13 2 17 0 55 0 0 0 0.924 6.0 0.3 2.3 7.5 3.24
11 Tom Makowski* 21 4 0 1.000 2.06 9 6 2 1 0 48.0 37 13 11 1 26 2 31 1 0 2 1.312 6.9 0.2 4.9 5.8 1.19
12 Joe McIlvaine 23 9 6 .600 1.57 43 0 0 0 5 69.0 53 18 12 2 33 4 53 0 0 2 1.246 6.9 0.3 4.3 6.9 1.61
13 Everett Meggitt 20 5 12 .294 2.95 20 19 8 2 1 131.0 114 54 43 7 52 2 89 5 0 2 1.267 7.8 0.5 3.6 6.1 1.71
14 Robert Mullings* 20 0 1 .000 18.00 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.500 18.0 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
15 Mark Palmer 18 5 8 .385 4.36 25 12 0 0 1 99.0 114 56 48 3 42 3 64 1 2 3 1.576 10.4 0.3 3.8 5.8 1.52
16 Gene Pentz 19 4 3 .571 3.86 16 13 3 1 0 91.0 78 47 39 5 60 0 73 7 0 4 1.516 7.7 0.5 5.9 7.2 1.22
17 Brian Sheekey 21 4 8 .333 3.33 19 16 5 1 0 108.0 78 46 40 2 87 3 99 6 0 6 1.528 6.5 0.2 7.2 8.2 1.14
18 Robert Shortell 21 0 1 .000 9.00 6 1 0 0 0 7.0 14 8 7 0 6 0 3 1 0 0 2.857 18.0 0.0 7.7 3.9 0.50
19 John Walsh* 20 0 1 .000 9.00 3 1 0 0 0 5.0 8 5 5 1 4 0 4 1 0 1 2.400 14.4 1.8 7.2 7.2 1.00
19 Players 20.4 61 69 .469 3.42 130 130 92 38 11 13 1125.0 1005 502 427 48 580 19 830 34 7 36 1.409 8.0 0.4 4.6 6.6 1.43
* - 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
William Sievers 72 419 41 9 5 .981 6.39 5
Ramon Vega 63 396 44 5 2 .989 6.98 3
Emmanuel Toledo 6 15 0 1 0 .938 2.50 2
Ronald Hargett 3 19 7 2 0 .929 8.67 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lenny Baxley 82 608 35 6 60 .991 7.84
Michael Egleston 37 277 18 4 18 .987 7.97
Robert Cole 18 135 10 3 8 .980 8.06
Billy Baldwin 3 24 0 0 3 1.000 8.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Eschen 83 184 220 9 51 .978 4.87
Steve Vazquez 25 56 59 4 11 .966 4.60
Dave Kuhn 16 47 47 1 8 .989 5.88
Roberto Perez 14 17 32 4 4 .925 3.50 Stats for 2 teams
Ben Hunt 7 10 13 0 3 1.000 3.29
Carlos Quinones 4 13 6 2 0 .905 4.75

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Mankowski 103 71 210 16 23 .946 2.73
Donald Pavic 24 26 48 1 3 .987 3.08
Steve Vazquez 3 1 2 1 0 .750 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lawrence Elliott 57 69 149 10 22 .956 3.82
Donald Pavic 55 99 152 15 24 .944 4.56
Steve Vazquez 9 13 19 1 5 .970 3.56
Ben Hunt 6 12 17 5 2 .853 4.83
Carlos Quinones 5 5 14 2 2 .905 3.80

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Baldwin 112 199 13 4 2 .981 1.89
Steve Vazquez 84 119 7 2 0 .984 1.50
Leon Roberts 74 162 8 5 0 .971 2.30
Jeff Natchez 56 77 5 5 1 .943 1.46
Robert Cole 34 48 4 5 0 .912 1.53
Ezekial McPherson 29 43 4 4 0 .922 1.62 Stats for 2 teams
James Newhook 23 32 1 2 0 .943 1.43
Donald Pavic 5 15 1 1 1 .941 3.20
Michael Egleston 3 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Nicholas Misch 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe McIlvaine 43 2 13 0 0 1.000 0.35
John Davies 31 6 8 0 0 1.000 0.45
Mark Palmer 25 5 19 1 0 .960 0.96
Dennis DeBarr 24 5 20 1 0 .962 1.04
Gregory Gromek 23 6 18 1 4 .960 1.04
Everett Meggitt 20 7 15 2 0 .917 1.10
Brian Sheekey 19 6 14 2 0 .909 1.05
Richard Lawson 16 3 14 2 0 .895 1.06
Gene Pentz 16 4 12 1 1 .941 1.00
Ed Glynn 15 2 5 1 1 .875 0.47
Gary Christenson 10 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.60
Tom Makowski 9 1 13 0 1 1.000 1.56
Dave Lemanczyk 8 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.88
Ian Fink 7 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.29
Robert Shortell 6 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Lawrence Bracco 5 0 0 0 0 0.00
John Walsh 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Michael Egleston 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Robert Mullings 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Billy Baldwin 24 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 9, 1948 Tazewell, VA, US
Lenny Baxley 21 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 30, 1950
Lawrence Bracco 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1953
Lawrence Bubla 23 R R 6' 3.0" 197 1949
Gary Christenson 19 L L 6' 5.0" 200 May 5, 1953 Mineola, NY, US
Robert Cole 22 L R 6' 3.0" 210 1950
John Davies 22 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1950
Dennis DeBarr 19 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 16, 1953 Cheyenne, WY, US
Michael Egleston 24 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1948
Lawrence Elliott 21 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Dec 24, 1950
Jim Eschen 22 S R 5' 11.0" 170 May 25, 1950 Port Jefferson, NY, US
Ian Fink 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 19, 1952
Ed Glynn 19 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 3, 1953 New York, NY, US
Gregory Gromek 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 25, 1949
Ronald Hargett 18 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 24, 1953
Ben Hunt 19 S R 5' 11.0" 150 Jun 28, 1953
Dave Kuhn 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1951
Richard Lawson 20 L L 6' 4.0" 195 May 15, 1952
Dave Lemanczyk 21 R R 6' 4.0" 235 Aug 17, 1950 Syracuse, NY, US
Tom Makowski 21 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 22, 1950 Buffalo, NY, US
Phil Mankowski 19 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 9, 1953 Buffalo, NY, US
Joe McIlvaine 23 R R 6' 5.0" 185 1949
Ezekial McPherson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1951
Everett Meggitt 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Dec 24, 1951
Nicholas Misch 23 R R 6' 1.0" 205 1949
Robert Mullings 20 L L 5' 11.0" 195 1952
Jeff Natchez 19 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Feb 11, 1953
James Newhook 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1951
Alan Newsome 18 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Jul 3, 1953
Mark Palmer 18 R R 6' 3.0" 199 Oct 9, 1953
Donald Pavic 22 R R 6' 0.0" 155 1950
Gene Pentz 19 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 21, 1953 Johnstown, PA, US
Roberto Perez 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1952
Carlos Quinones 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Dec 15, 1951
Leon Roberts 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 22, 1951 Vicksburg, MI, US
Brian Sheekey 21 R R 5' 11.0" 188 Oct 20, 1950
Robert Shortell 21 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 20, 1950
William Sievers 23 R R 6' 1.0" 192 1949
Emmanuel Toledo 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 15, 1952
Steve Vazquez 21 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Dec 23, 1950
Ramon Vega 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 27, 1951
John Walsh 20 R L 6' 2.0" 195 1952

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