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1961 Charlotte Hornets

1961 > Class A > 1961 South Atlantic League
Overall: 61-79
Scored 567 runs, Allowed 652 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-79

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Charlotte, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

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 Bernie Allen* 22 80 327 291 33 70 11 0 4 25 2 36 57 .241 .324 .320 .644 93
2 Wendell Antoine 26 131 504 471 53 118 27 4 12 79 6 33 73 .251 .300 .401 .701 189
3 Gerry Arrigo* 20 12 22 22 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .182 .182 .182 .364 4
4 Tom Butters 23 50 24 21 3 4 1 1 0 2 0 3 9 .190 .292 .333 .625 7
5 Joe Caffie* 30 43 147 137 22 31 3 0 2 11 2 10 19 .226 .279 .292 .571 40
6 Arthur Clessures* 23 109 445 379 58 110 8 8 1 34 8 66 40 .290 .396 .361 .757 137 Stats for 2 teams
7 Larry Click 24 10 21 18 4 5 2 0 0 2 0 3 2 .278 .381 .389 .770 7
8 William Cline 27 32 74 68 6 9 2 0 0 2 0 6 14 .132 .203 .162 .364 11
9 Chuck Coles* 30 101 372 326 48 102 19 3 8 47 0 46 58 .313 .398 .463 .861 151
10 Sandy Consuegra 40 2 4 2 .500
11 Ronald Cote 27 5 2 1 .500
12 Willie Crouch* 33 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
13 Matthew Daskalakis# 30 129 546 480 70 107 14 0 10 47 3 66 43 .223 .317 .315 .631 151
14 Burton Dziadek 21 29 32 31 2 5 1 0 1 6 0 1 12 .161 .188 .290 .478 9 Stats for 2 teams
15 Reyes Figueroa 25 2 5 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 1
16 Alberto Gonzalez 21 35 58 53 4 14 1 0 1 5 1 5 15 .264 .328 .340 .667 18
17 Albert Guenthner 24 3 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
18 Curtis Hardaway 32 7 16 4 1 0 0 .250 .313 5
19 James Hemric* 26 15 13 11 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 .182 .308 .182 .490 2
20 Leonard Jackson 27 59 139 131 4 30 6 1 1 16 1 8 31 .229 .273 .313 .586 41 Stats for 2 teams
21 Joseph Kaiser 22 38 50 44 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 16 .136 .240 .136 .376 6
22 Joel Kiger* 23 7 8 1 .125
23 Ken Kraynak* 25 17 61 55 7 11 1 0 2 8 0 6 7 .200 .279 .327 .606 18 Stats for 2 teams
24 Guy Lavalliere 30 14 29 28 2 5 1 1 0 3 0 1 1 .179 .207 .286 .493 8
25 Maurice Lerner 25 14 49 44 4 12 4 0 1 7 0 5 7 .273 .347 .432 .779 19
26 Norbert Lewandowski 23 29 24 23 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 10 .087 .125 .087 .212 2
27 Richard Means* 25 103 402 348 52 81 12 0 18 53 1 54 76 .233 .336 .422 .758 147
28 Minnie Mendoza 27 139 572 536 62 151 16 5 1 41 7 36 22 .282 .327 .336 .663 180
29 Joe Nossek 20 80 313 303 24 83 9 3 0 27 1 10 26 .274 .297 .323 .621 98
30 Angel Oliva 24 35 21 21 0 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 9 .238 .238 .333 .571 7
31 Bernard Poupore 22 11 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 Stats for 2 teams
32 Bill Powell* 42 16 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1
33 Rich Rollins 23 36 151 126 25 34 6 1 4 16 0 25 11 .270 .391 .429 .819 54
34 Ralph Rowe* 36 8 7 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 1
35 Bob Saban 30 31 78 70 2 5 2 0 1 3 1 8 33 .071 .167 .143 .310 10
36 Roberto Tano 25 38 113 96 14 18 0 1 2 8 0 17 12 .188 .310 .271 .581 26
37 Ted Tappe* 30 12 41 37 3 6 0 0 2 6 0 4 11 .162 .244 .324 .568 12
38 Jack Taylor 33 34 77 77 3 14 1 1 0 2 0 0 13 .182 .182 .221 .403 17
39 Bob Thurman* 44 21 76 75 13 20 2 0 4 16 0 1 9 .267 .276 .453 .730 34
40 Hernan Valdes 23 25 98 91 9 24 1 1 0 9 0 7 14 .264 .316 .297 .613 27
41 Nestor Velazquez 21 133 553 484 66 137 27 5 0 38 22 69 46 .283 .373 .360 .732 174
42 Don Williams 25 31 66 56 6 8 5 0 0 3 0 10 24 .143 .273 .232 .505 13
42 Players 25.7 140 5304 4696 567 1159 175 30 73 492 48 44 517 703 .247 .320 .343 .663 1613 62 29 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 Gerry Arrigo* 20 2 6 .250 2.98 12 8 57.1 60 30 19 2 42 1.779 9.4 0.3 6.6
2 Tom Butters 23 5 8 .385 3.00 46 1 93.0 67 37 31 7 41 1.161 6.5 0.7 4.0
3 Sandy Consuegra 40 0 0 4.26 2 6.1 3
4 Ronald Cote 27 0 0 7.71 5 7.0 6
5 Burton Dziadek 21 4 7 .364 5.79 28 9 87.0 74 61 56 11 55 1.483 7.7 1.1 5.7 Stats for 2 teams
6 Albert Guenthner 24 0 1 .000 3.60 3 0 10.0 13 6 4 0 5 1.800 11.7 0.0 4.5
7 James Hemric 26 1 2 .333 3.30 15 3 46.1 32 25 17 2 26 1.252 6.2 0.4 5.1
8 Joseph Kaiser 22 3 13 .188 4.56 34 24 150.0 161 98 76 12 56 1.447 9.7 0.7 3.4
9 Joel Kiger* 23 0 3 .000 6.75 5 26.2 20
10 Norbert Lewandowski 23 3 8 .273 4.30 29 13 96.1 100 67 46 3 47 1.526 9.3 0.3 4.4
11 George Miller 21 0 1 .000 9.00 9 13.0 16 13 13 2.231 11.1 9.0
12 Angel Oliva 24 3 3 .500 2.59 35 1 87.0 82 31 25 4 25 1.230 8.5 0.4 2.6
13 Edilio Oliva 22 0 1 .000 27.00 2 1.0 5 3 1 6.000 45.0 9.0
14 Bernard Poupore 22 0 2 .000 13.00 11 2 18.0 38 30 26 4 26 3.556 19.0 2.0 13.0 Stats for 2 teams
15 Bill Powell 42 1 1 .500 5.87 16 0 23.0 30 21 15 2 15 1.957 11.7 0.8 5.9
16 Bob Saban 30 15 10 .600 3.06 31 29 218.0 229 92 74 13 74 1.390 9.5 0.5 3.1
17 Jack Taylor 33 17 12 .586 2.98 33 30 223.1 199 91 74 15 74 1.222 8.0 0.6 3.0
18 Don Williams 25 11 9 .550 3.38 31 20 160.0 153 80 60 12 60 1.331 8.6 0.7 3.4
18 Players 25.8 61 79 .436 3.60 140 140 91 49 11 1236.2 1218 652 495 87 505 21 714 54 2 34 5408 1.393 8.9 0.6 3.7 5.2 1.41
* - 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
Wendell Antoine 117 601 66 19 10 .972 5.70 16
Leonard Jackson 17 94 23 2 3 .983 6.88 2 Stats for 2 teams
Alberto Gonzalez 11 39 7 3 1 .939 4.18 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matthew Daskalakis 128 1209 86 26 106 .980 10.12
Chuck Coles 10 80 4 2 7 .977 8.40

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bernie Allen 79 200 219 21 45 .952 5.30
Minnie Mendoza 61 127 160 10 34 .966 4.70

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Minnie Mendoza 50 70 155 13 12 .945 4.50
Rich Rollins 33 34 79 14 5 .890 3.42
Leonard Jackson 16 8 31 1 2 .975 2.44 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Nossek 14 13 26 5 3 .886 2.79

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nestor Velazquez 125 231 245 37 65 .928 3.81
Minnie Mendoza 14 23 40 3 7 .955 4.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arthur Clessures 102 217 8 5 1 .978 2.21 Stats for 2 teams
Richard Means 101 191 12 7 5 .967 2.01
Chuck Coles 85 114 6 4 2 .968 1.41
Joe Nossek 67 149 7 5 0 .969 2.33
Roberto Tano 45 38 7 3 3 .938 1.00
Joe Caffie 38 50 0 1 0 .980 1.32
William Cline 26 33 2 1 1 .972 1.35
Hernan Valdes 24 37 1 6 0 .864 1.58
Bob Thurman 20 39 0 2 0 .951 1.95
Ken Kraynak 10 25 2 0 1 1.000 2.70 Stats for 2 teams
Ted Tappe 10 12 1 0 0 1.000 1.30

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bernie Allen 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 16, 1939 East Liverpool, OH, US
Wendell Antoine 26 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 17, 1935
Gerry Arrigo 20 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 12, 1941 Chicago, IL, US
Tom Butters 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 8, 1938 Delaware, OH, US
Joe Caffie 30 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 14, 1931 Ramer, AL, US
Arthur Clessures 23 L L 5' 11.0" 175 1938
Larry Click 24 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Dec 6, 1936 Roxton, TX, US
William Cline 27 R R 6' 1.0" 188 1934
Chuck Coles 30 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Jun 27, 1931 Fredericktown, PA, US
Sandy Consuegra 40 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 3, 1920 Potrerillos, CU
Ronald Cote 27 R R 6' 5.0" 200 1934
Willie Crouch 33 L R 5' 11.0" 185 1928
Matthew Daskalakis 30 S L 5' 11.0" 175 1931
Burton Dziadek 21 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Aug 23, 1939 Meriden, CT, US
Reyes Figueroa 25 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1936
Alberto Gonzalez 21 R R 5' 8.0" 180 1940
Albert Guenthner 24 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1937
Curtis Hardaway 32 R R 6' 0.0" 189 Aug 13, 1928 Columbus, GA, US
James Hemric 26 L R 5' 11.0" 175 1935
Leonard Jackson 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 18, 1934 Caroleen, NC, US
Joseph Kaiser 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 21, 1938 Fredericksburg, TX, US
Joel Kiger 23 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 15, 1938 Westfield, NC, US
Ken Kraynak 25 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 8, 1935 Plymouth, PA, US
Guy Lavalliere 30 R R 5' 8.0" 200 1931
Maurice Lerner 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1936
Norbert Lewandowski 23 R R 6' 1.0" 196 1938
Richard Means 25 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 9, 1936
Minnie Mendoza 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 16, 1933 Ceiba del Agua, CU
George Miller 21 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 10, 1940 Philadelphia, PA, US
Joe Nossek 20 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Nov 8, 1940 Cleveland, OH, US
Angel Oliva 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 6, 1937 San Jose de las Lajas, Mayabeque, CU
Edilio Oliva 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 3, 1939 Central Portugalete, Havana, CU
Bernard Poupore 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 13, 1939 Spalding, MI, US
Bill Powell 42 L R 6' 0.0" 195 May 8, 1919 Comer, GA, US
Rich Rollins 23 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 16, 1938 Mount Pleasant, PA, US
Ralph Rowe 36 L R 5' 6.0" 160 Jul 14, 1924 Newberry, SC, US
Bob Saban 30 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 22, 1930 McCook, IL, US
Roberto Tano 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 20, 1936 Ventientes, Camaguey, CU
Ted Tappe 30 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Feb 2, 1931 Seattle, WA, US
Jack Taylor 33 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 7, 1927 Landis, NC, US
Bob Thurman 44 L L 6' 1.0" 205 May 14, 1917 Kellyville, OK, US
Hernan Valdes 23 R R 5' 11.0" 182 Jul 31, 1937 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Nestor Velazquez 21 R R 6' 1.0" 179 Mar 6, 1940 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Don Williams 25 R R 6' 5.0" 218 Sep 2, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US

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