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1966 Fort Lauderdale Yankees

1966 > Class A > 1966 Florida State League
Overall: 63-75
Scored 502 runs, Allowed 473 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-65

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

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 Michael Ash 22 74 260 199 34 47 7 1 11 36 0 0 57 61 .236 .409 .447 .857 89 2 1 1
2 James Bidwell 23 10 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0 0
3 Bob Biletnikoff* 21 106 435 379 55 100 10 5 1 32 24 6 48 63 .264 .351 .325 .676 123 4 2 2
4 Edward Brown 21 36 46 43 4 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 17 .116 .136 .163 .299 7 0 2 0
5 Paul Bruinsma# 20 102 352 288 37 58 10 2 4 32 1 2 56 81 .201 .339 .292 .631 84 5 1 2
6 Robert Cantrell* 22 85 349 307 49 89 14 6 2 27 12 5 36 42 .290 .363 .394 .757 121 1 2 3
7 Jose Cepeda 22 38 144 127 11 37 1 3 0 15 1 2 14 23 .291 .371 .346 .717 44 2 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
8 Kerry Compton 22 12 17 14 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .143 .200 .143 .343 2 0 2 0
9 Terry Dreger 19 23 49 47 4 7 0 0 1 6 0 0 1 23 .149 .167 .213 .379 10 0 1 0
10 Thom Freeman* 25 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
11 Joseph Freynik 23 64 221 201 27 57 10 4 7 27 0 1 13 29 .284 .327 .478 .805 96 2 1 4
12 Frank Giusti 20 11 40 36 2 7 1 0 0 3 1 0 4 5 .194 .275 .222 .497 8 0 0 0
13 Orlando Gomez 20 67 219 199 11 40 6 0 2 9 0 0 17 44 .201 .271 .261 .532 52 2 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
14 Ernesto Gonzalez 19 26 60 55 5 11 1 1 0 4 0 1 2 8 .200 .224 .255 .479 14 0 2 1
15 Robert Hall 24 111 431 386 34 91 12 4 4 52 6 4 35 53 .236 .305 .319 .623 123 5 1 4
16 Johnny Hatton 22 16 63 50 5 8 1 1 0 12 0 0 12 10 .160 .323 .220 .543 11 0 1 0
17 Theodore Huddleston 24 30 110 96 8 18 5 0 0 11 0 2 9 14 .188 .273 .240 .512 23 3 0 2
18 Vencil Jelovchan 19 22 82 69 7 9 1 0 0 3 0 1 12 20 .130 .259 .145 .404 10 0 1 0
19 Jim Kennedy* 19 13 48 43 5 6 1 1 0 2 0 0 4 6 .140 .229 .209 .438 9 1 0 0
20 Steve Kline 18 16 31 29 2 9 1 1 0 6 0 0 1 3 .310 .333 .414 .747 12 0 1 0
21 Thomas Kowalowski 23 70 225 207 25 56 9 0 0 21 1 0 14 35 .271 .316 .314 .630 65 1 0 3
22 Jim Lyttle* 20 66 241 209 26 46 9 1 1 18 7 3 31 47 .220 .321 .287 .608 60 0 1 0
23 Thomas Matheson 18 22 72 66 4 14 2 1 0 4 0 0 6 17 .212 .278 .273 .551 18 0 0 0
24 Larry McDowell 20 28 58 48 7 6 2 0 0 5 0 0 6 22 .125 .218 .167 .385 8 0 3 1
25 Larry Morton* 19 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0
26 Donald Novick* 22 106 392 334 41 83 12 2 0 45 7 0 48 28 .249 .339 .296 .635 99 0 5 5
27 Dennis Palazzo* 20 6 7 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .286 .429 2 0 0 0
28 Julio Parrilla* 18 17 62 58 8 10 2 1 0 1 1 0 3 11 .172 .213 .241 .454 14 0 1 0
29 Thomas Porter* 23 25 85 75 8 13 2 0 0 3 3 0 8 27 .173 .262 .200 .462 15 1 1 0
30 Allen Rhea 21 6 12 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
31 Wesley Rhea* 23 43 33 25 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 5 .120 .290 .120 .410 3 1 2 0
32 Pedro Roman* 20 23 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 1 0
33 Louis Romanucci 24 12 15 14 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .143 .200 .143 .343 2 0 0 0
34 Richard Ruggles 22 47 193 166 17 40 10 0 2 12 2 1 24 35 .241 .339 .337 .676 56 1 1 1
35 Duke Shackelford# 22 28 64 59 4 12 2 1 0 8 0 0 3 12 .203 .242 .271 .513 16 0 2 0
36 Dennis Smith* 20 68 270 233 25 49 0 3 0 12 6 3 30 27 .210 .307 .236 .543 55 3 3 1 Stats for 2 teams
37 Terry Tewell 23 107 404 342 48 89 9 1 1 31 6 1 51 61 .260 .358 .301 .659 103 3 4 4
38 Gerald Wetjen* 21 43 151 125 11 17 3 0 1 11 0 0 24 31 .136 .272 .184 .456 23 0 0 2
39 Fred Winston 20 10 37 29 6 6 0 0 0 1 2 0 8 16 .207 .378 .207 .585 6 0 0 0
40 David Wolfe 21 20 68 57 4 4 0 0 0 1 2 1 8 24 .070 .209 .070 .279 4 2 1 0
40 Players 21.5 138 4858 4194 502 946 139 34 35 426 79 29 553 848 .226 .318 .300 .618 1258 35 40 36 21
* - 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 James Bidwell 23 0 2 .000 2.77 10 0 0 0 13.0 11 5 4 1 5 0 11 0 0 1 1.231 7.6 0.7 3.5 7.6 2.20
2 Edward Brown 21 6 9 .400 3.00 36 14 4 1 144.0 125 56 48 7 40 3 128 0 0 7 1.146 7.8 0.4 2.5 8.0 3.20
3 Kerry Compton* 22 4 6 .400 4.08 12 8 2 0 53.0 44 28 24 5 26 2 35 6 0 3 1.321 7.5 0.8 4.4 5.9 1.35
4 Terry Dreger 19 8 8 .500 2.78 20 20 6 2 123.0 107 55 38 4 64 2 69 4 1 10 1.390 7.8 0.3 4.7 5.0 1.08
5 Thom Freeman 25 0 1 .000 5.00 12 0 0 0 18.0 22 12 10 0 6 1 10 2 1 0 1.556 11.0 0.0 3.0 5.0 1.67
6 Ernesto Gonzalez 19 7 10 .412 2.94 25 24 9 2 150.0 129 62 49 6 53 3 87 5 2 4 1.213 7.7 0.4 3.2 5.2 1.64
7 Steve Kline 18 6 6 .500 3.08 12 12 5 2 79.0 80 36 27 0 10 0 60 0 0 1 1.139 9.1 0.0 1.1 6.8 6.00
8 Larry McDowell 20 9 10 .474 2.41 26 26 7 3 168.0 131 65 45 5 64 2 116 4 1 10 1.161 7.0 0.3 3.4 6.2 1.81
9 Larry Morton* 19 1 0 1.000 2.57 4 0 0 0 7.0 9 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 1.286 11.6 0.0 0.0 3.9
10 Dennis Palazzo* 20 1 1 .500 4.09 5 4 2 0 22.0 25 14 10 1 10 1 16 0 0 2 1.591 10.2 0.4 4.1 6.5 1.60
11 David Patterson 20 0 0 4.50 2 0 0 0 2.0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Wesley Rhea* 23 9 5 .643 1.68 43 6 2 1 107.0 76 25 20 1 36 2 102 1 4 4 1.047 6.4 0.1 3.0 8.6 2.83
13 Pedro Roman* 20 0 5 .000 2.57 23 0 0 0 42.0 38 18 12 0 20 2 36 3 0 8 1.381 8.1 0.0 4.3 7.7 1.80
14 Louis Romanucci 24 1 2 .333 3.52 12 1 0 0 46.0 37 25 18 1 30 1 36 2 0 7 1.457 7.2 0.2 5.9 7.0 1.20
15 Duke Shackelford 22 11 10 .524 2.79 24 23 13 6 158.0 136 67 49 7 60 4 136 5 1 6 1.241 7.7 0.4 3.4 7.7 2.27
16 Terry Tewell 23 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
16 Players 20.8 63 75 .457 2.85 138 138 88 50 19 1131.1 976 473 358 38 425 23 846 32 10 64 4818 1.238 7.8 0.3 3.4 6.7 1.99
* - 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
Michael Ash 68 431 54 15 6 .970 7.13 8
Orlando Gomez 59 374 29 6 3 .985 6.83 21 Stats for 2 teams
Thomas Kowalowski 48 271 25 4 1 .987 6.17 5
Thomas Matheson 19 114 11 2 1 .984 6.58 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joseph Freynik 56 449 34 7 31 .986 8.63
Gerald Wetjen 40 322 25 3 25 .991 8.68
Donald Novick 26 182 8 4 11 .979 7.31
Julio Parrilla 14 115 7 0 8 1.000 8.71

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Bruinsma 75 150 177 15 26 .956 4.36
Dennis Smith 37 86 101 6 27 .969 5.05 Stats for 2 teams
Terry Tewell 35 70 71 5 17 .966 4.03
David Wolfe 20 49 36 8 7 .914 4.25
Richard Ruggles 13 32 30 1 5 .984 4.77

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Hall 111 98 162 26 12 .909 2.34
Terry Tewell 17 11 29 2 0 .952 2.35
Paul Bruinsma 10 8 19 6 2 .818 2.70

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Terry Tewell 42 63 116 13 22 .932 4.26
Richard Ruggles 34 45 86 13 10 .910 3.85
Dennis Smith 30 36 73 11 11 .908 3.63 Stats for 2 teams
Vencil Jelovchan 22 23 54 4 5 .951 3.50
Jim Kennedy 13 17 38 3 7 .948 4.23

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Biletnikoff 105 192 7 4 0 .980 1.90
Robert Cantrell 84 122 7 3 0 .977 1.54
Donald Novick 78 114 3 5 2 .959 1.50
Jim Lyttle 64 117 7 3 2 .976 1.94
Jose Cepeda 37 83 0 7 0 .922 2.24 Stats for 2 teams
Theodore Huddleston 29 51 2 1 1 .981 1.83
Thomas Porter 22 45 2 1 1 .979 2.14
Johnny Hatton 14 24 3 0 0 1.000 1.93
Terry Tewell 14 14 1 1 0 .938 1.07

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wesley Rhea 43 9 28 0 2 1.000 0.86
Edward Brown 36 4 24 3 0 .903 0.78
Larry McDowell 26 12 31 5 0 .896 1.65
Ernesto Gonzalez 25 15 20 3 0 .921 1.40
Duke Shackelford 24 6 25 4 1 .886 1.29
Pedro Roman 23 1 13 2 2 .875 0.61
Terry Dreger 20 12 25 5 3 .881 1.85
Kerry Compton 12 4 14 2 0 .900 1.50
Thom Freeman 12 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.67
Steve Kline 12 6 15 0 0 1.000 1.75
Louis Romanucci 12 1 10 3 1 .786 0.92
James Bidwell 10 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00
Dennis Palazzo 5
Larry Morton 4
David Patterson 2

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Michael Ash 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 14, 1943 Tacoma, WA, US
James Bidwell 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1943
Bob Biletnikoff 21 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 2, 1944 Erie, PA, US
Edward Brown 21 R R 6' 4.0" 196 Dec 13, 1944
Paul Bruinsma 20 S R 5' 11.0" 170 1946
Robert Cantrell 22 L R 5' 11.0" 155 Jan 27, 1944 Carbon, OK, US
Jose Cepeda 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1944
Kerry Compton 22 R L 6' 0.0" 170 1944
Terry Dreger 19 R R 6' 3.0" 170 May 26, 1947 Morden, MB, CA
Thom Freeman 25 L R 6' 6.0" 200 1941
Joseph Freynik 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1943
Frank Giusti 20 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 20, 1945
Orlando Gomez 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 24, 1946 Juana Diaz, PR
Ernesto Gonzalez 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 1, 1947 Utuado, PR
Robert Hall 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1942
Johnny Hatton 22 R R 5' 10.0" 172 1944
Theodore Huddleston 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 12, 1941
Vencil Jelovchan 19 R R 5' 11.0" 161 1947
Jim Kennedy 19 L R 5' 9.0" 160 Nov 1, 1946 Tulsa, OK, US
Steve Kline 18 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 6, 1947 Wenatchee, WA, US
Thomas Kowalowski 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 13, 1942
Jim Lyttle 20 L R 6' 0.0" 180 May 20, 1946 Hamilton, OH, US
Thomas Matheson 18 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 30, 1948 Hollywood, CA, US
Larry McDowell 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 15, 1946 Oildale, CA, US
Larry Morton 19 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 18, 1947 Ada, OK, US
Donald Novick 22 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1944
Dennis Palazzo 20 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 19, 1945 New Orleans, LA, US
Julio Parrilla 18 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Nov 2, 1947
David Patterson 20 L R 6' 0.0" 190 1946
Thomas Porter 23 L R 6' 2.0" 180 1943
Allen Rhea 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 29, 1945 Colorado Springs, CO, US
Wesley Rhea 23 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 8, 1943 Tacoma, WA, US
Pedro Roman 20 L L 5' 7.0" 150 1946
Louis Romanucci 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 28, 1942
Richard Ruggles 22 R R 6' 0.0" 174 1944
Duke Shackelford 22 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 5, 1943 Nashville, TN, US
Dennis Smith 20 L R 6' 1.0" 175 1946
Terry Tewell 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 7, 1942
Gerald Wetjen 21 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1945
Fred Winston 20 R R 6' 3.0" 196 Jun 19, 1946
David Wolfe 21 R R 5' 10.0" Jan 28, 1945

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