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1975 Lakeland Tigers

1975 > Class A > 1975 Florida State League (North)
Overall: 53-79
Scored 396 runs, Allowed 514 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 51-81

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Stubby Overmire and Russ Nixon
Represented: Lakeland, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1974 / 1976

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Manuel Alvarez* 24 7 23 21 1 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 3 .238 .261 .286 .547 6 1 0 0 1 0
2 Frederick Austin 20 4 15 13 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 .231 .267 .231 .497 3 0 1 0 1 0
3 David Bowden 22 63 236 196 12 36 5 0 1 9 0 0 31 17 .184 .294 .224 .518 44 5 0 8 1 1
4 Thomas Butler 23 74 325 280 34 64 12 3 2 24 19 3 33 42 .229 .313 .314 .628 88 2 3 6 3 0
5 Frank Cacciatore* 20 72 256 202 23 45 10 1 1 12 0 0 42 30 .223 .368 .297 .665 60 4 5 6 1 2
6 Michael Coombs* 24 32 115 95 10 24 1 0 0 9 1 0 14 5 .253 .351 .263 .615 25 3 1 4 1 0
7 Kip Coughlan 23 55 204 182 16 39 6 1 2 14 2 0 16 33 .214 .279 .291 .570 53 3 1 3 2 2
8 Mike Curran 22 82 316 280 29 54 7 0 2 27 6 5 33 38 .193 .277 .239 .516 67 5 0 2 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
9 Alfred DiPietro 21 24 87 81 7 21 1 0 2 10 0 0 3 20 .259 .299 .346 .645 28 3 2 0 1 0
10 Mel Jackson 21 113 417 350 34 74 3 3 0 25 14 4 47 40 .211 .303 .237 .540 83 8 0 17 3 0
11 Steve Litras* 20 34 138 117 15 30 1 0 0 10 0 0 17 12 .256 .343 .265 .608 31 1 0 1 3 1
12 Ronald Martinez 19 101 360 333 32 75 12 2 3 27 5 0 15 77 .225 .264 .300 .564 100 4 4 4 4 0
13 Henry Merenda 22 37 138 115 11 25 2 0 1 7 9 1 23 11 .217 .348 .261 .609 30 5 0 0 0 0
14 Curtis Morgan* 19 91 344 296 27 64 9 7 2 25 0 1 30 34 .216 .293 .314 .607 93 4 3 13 2 1
15 Jeff Natchez 22 62 226 203 20 37 4 1 2 20 3 0 16 41 .182 .241 .241 .482 49 4 1 2 4 1
16 Lance Parrish 19 100 376 341 30 75 15 2 5 37 0 0 30 85 .220 .283 .320 .602 109 12 1 1 3 1
17 Joseph Rubertino* 22 85 290 259 24 57 7 4 1 20 4 2 22 41 .220 .277 .290 .567 75 6 0 5 4 1
18 Fred Swanson* 20 124 504 469 39 105 8 0 1 35 0 0 24 54 .224 .263 .247 .510 116 14 2 6 3 2
19 Thomas Thompson 24 4 11 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .111 .273 .111 .384 1 0 0 0 0 0
20 Ralph Treuel 20 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
21 Gerald Tyler* 20 27 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
22 Stephen Viefhaus 19 130 521 430 47 88 18 1 6 59 3 0 78 85 .205 .325 .293 .618 126 5 1 7 5 2
22 Players 20.7 133 4694 4087 396 885 116 25 31 358 62 12 458 642 .217 .297 .280 .577 1144 25 82 42 14
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 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* 21 3 5 .375 2.76 13 4 2 0 1 62.0 46 22 19 0 26 0 41 1 1 3 1.161 6.7 0.0 3.8 6.0 1.58
2 George Cappuzzello* 21 5 8 .385 2.54 16 16 7 0 0 110.0 92 46 31 1 64 0 89 3 1 10 1.418 7.5 0.1 5.2 7.3 1.39
3 William Daniels 22 0 0 9.64 7 0 0 0 0 14.0 16 16 15 1 13 0 9 0 0 4 2.071 10.3 0.6 8.4 5.8 0.69
4 Michael Dwyer 27 2 1 .667 0.60 11 0 0 0 1 15.0 12 5 1 0 4 0 13 1 0 0 1.067 7.2 0.0 2.4 7.8 3.25
5 Willie Farrow* 22 1 1 .500 6.92 3 3 0 0 0 13.0 15 12 10 0 13 0 12 0 0 1 2.154 10.4 0.0 9.0 8.3 0.92
6 Mark Fidrych 20 5 9 .357 3.77 17 16 10 0 0 117.0 111 58 49 2 50 1 73 2 2 5 1.376 8.5 0.2 3.8 5.6 1.46
7 Frank Harris 19 3 4 .429 2.33 7 7 6 1 0 54.0 48 17 14 1 17 0 36 5 0 2 1.204 8.0 0.2 2.8 6.0 2.12
8 Clifford Irwin 22 2 6 .250 3.62 14 9 3 0 0 72.0 62 39 29 3 36 0 34 3 1 2 1.361 7.8 0.4 4.5 4.2 0.94
9 William Madden 20 4 5 .444 3.84 28 5 1 0 4 89.0 94 39 38 5 29 3 43 1 1 3 1.382 9.5 0.5 2.9 4.3 1.48
10 Ronald Mercier 21 5 6 .455 2.87 26 11 9 1 1 116.0 97 43 37 4 47 2 88 8 0 3 1.241 7.5 0.3 3.6 6.8 1.87
11 Michael Meyerrose 23 3 1 .750 5.29 8 0 0 0 0 17.0 22 12 10 0 10 0 8 0 0 0 1.882 11.6 0.0 5.3 4.2 0.80
12 John Motil* 23 1 0 1.000 0.60 6 0 0 0 2 15.0 5 1 1 0 1 0 18 0 0 0 0.400 3.0 0.0 0.6 10.8 18.00
13 Patrick Murphy* 22 3 5 .375 3.34 18 7 0 0 1 62.0 71 34 23 3 49 0 30 2 0 4 1.935 10.3 0.4 7.1 4.4 0.61
14 Dave Tobik 22 1 4 .200 2.50 5 5 2 0 0 36.0 29 14 10 0 19 2 22 0 0 4 1.333 7.2 0.0 4.8 5.5 1.16
15 Ralph Treuel 20 9 9 .500 3.21 26 24 9 4 0 160.0 143 68 57 4 67 0 87 14 3 6 1.312 8.0 0.2 3.8 4.9 1.30
16 Gerald Tyler* 20 6 15 .286 4.18 27 26 11 1 0 168.0 174 88 78 8 86 2 76 6 1 11 1.548 9.3 0.4 4.6 4.1 0.88
16 Players 20.9 53 79 .402 3.39 133 133 73 60 8 10 1121.0 1037 514 422 32 531 10 679 46 10 58 1.399 8.3 0.3 4.3 5.5 1.28

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Lance Parrish 84 460 50 7 8 .986 6.07 31
Michael Coombs 32 169 16 4 4 .979 5.78 5
Mike Curran 28 143 11 0 3 1.000 5.50 10 Stats for 2 teams
Alfred DiPietro 14 80 8 1 1 .989 6.29 3

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Curtis Morgan 84 783 47 7 66 .992 9.88
Kip Coughlan 47 414 27 6 32 .987 9.38
Jeff Natchez 4 24 3 0 2 1.000 6.75
Manuel Alvarez 3 23 0 0 2 1.000 7.67

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Bowden 58 126 124 6 38 .977 4.31
Thomas Butler 55 133 139 7 39 .975 4.95
Steve Litras 18 34 54 5 8 .946 4.89
Frederick Austin 4 9 16 1 4 .962 6.25

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stephen Viefhaus 121 86 282 33 23 .918 3.04
Kip Coughlan 6 3 16 1 0 .950 3.17
Mike Curran 6 4 6 1 0 .909 1.67 Stats for 2 teams
David Bowden 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
Thomas Butler 2 1 5 0 1 1.000 3.00
Henry Merenda 2 5 2 0 0 1.000 3.50
Steve Litras 1 2 1 1 0 .750 3.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mel Jackson 113 190 323 39 66 .929 4.54
Thomas Butler 14 33 43 2 8 .974 5.43
Henry Merenda 7 7 9 1 1 .941 2.29
Thomas Thompson 3 5 6 2 0 .846 3.67

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Swanson 106 166 4 8 0 .955 1.60
Ronald Martinez 99 219 4 2 1 .991 2.25
Joseph Rubertino 81 107 4 7 1 .941 1.37
Frank Cacciatore 72 105 2 4 1 .964 1.49
Jeff Natchez 34 51 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Mike Curran 22 38 1 3 0 .929 1.77 Stats for 2 teams
Stephen Viefhaus 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.50

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Madden 28 8 10 0 1 1.000 0.64
Gerald Tyler 27 11 17 2 2 .933 1.04
Ronald Mercier 26 12 13 1 2 .962 0.96
Ralph Treuel 26 14 16 2 0 .938 1.15
Patrick Murphy 18 1 7 0 1 1.000 0.44
Mark Fidrych 17 8 16 0 0 1.000 1.41
George Cappuzzello 16 3 22 0 1 1.000 1.56
Clifford Irwin 14 2 12 1 2 .933 1.00
Julio Alonso 13 2 6 1 2 .889 0.62
Michael Dwyer 11 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.36
Michael Meyerrose 8 1 1 2 0 .500 0.25
William Daniels 7 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.29
Frank Harris 7 2 13 0 1 1.000 2.14
John Motil 6 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Dave Tobik 5 0 7 2 0 .778 1.40
Willie Farrow 3 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Julio Alonso 21 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 12, 1954 CU
Manuel Alvarez 24 L L 6' 0.0" 198 1951
Frederick Austin 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 17, 1955
David Bowden 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1953
Thomas Butler 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 10, 1951
Frank Cacciatore 20 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 25, 1955 Tampa, FL, US
George Cappuzzello 21 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 15, 1954 Youngstown, OH, US
Michael Coombs 24 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1951
Kip Coughlan 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1952
Mike Curran 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 14, 1953 Cedar Rapids, IA, US
William Daniels 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1953
Alfred DiPietro 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1954
Michael Dwyer 27 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Apr 11, 1948
Willie Farrow 22 S L 5' 10.0" 170 Jul 6, 1952
Mark Fidrych 20 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Aug 14, 1954 Worcester, MA, US
Frank Harris 19 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 20, 1955 Miami, FL, US
Clifford Irwin 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1953
Mel Jackson 21 R R 5' 11.0" 159 Jul 13, 1953 Chicago, IL, US
Steve Litras 20 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 11, 1954
William Madden 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 13, 1955
Ronald Martinez 19 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 4, 1955 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ronald Mercier 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Aug 17, 1953
Henry Merenda 22 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1953
Michael Meyerrose 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 23, 1951 Batesville, IN, US
Curtis Morgan 19 L R 6' 2.0" 180 Dec 27, 1955 SC, US
John Motil 23 R L 6' 6.0" 195 Jul 2, 1951 Fort Knox, KY, US
Patrick Murphy 22 L L 6' 2.0" 185 1953
Jeff Natchez 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Feb 11, 1953
Lance Parrish 19 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 15, 1956 Clairton, PA, US
Joseph Rubertino 22 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 27, 1953
Fred Swanson 20 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 29, 1955
Thomas Thompson 24 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jun 11, 1951
Dave Tobik 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 2, 1953 Euclid, OH, US
Ralph Treuel 20 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 7, 1955 Elyria, OH, US
Gerald Tyler 20 L L 6' 0.0" 157 Sep 28, 1954
Stephen Viefhaus 19 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Sep 28, 1955

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