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1963 Aberdeen Pheasants

1963 > Class A > 1963 Northern League
Overall: 65-55
Scored 550 runs, Allowed 518 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-57

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: Cal Ripken
Represented: Aberdeen, SD
Ballpark: Municipal Ball Park (Aberdeen, SD)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962 / 1964

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Robert Adams*22259922711.222.34334
2Charles Aikens2149156371010.237.31449
3Jerry Alford2315303000.100.1003
4Martin Barrier*21410000.000.0000
5Robert Beattie26923277117210.217.373122
6Mark Clarke*2410103100.300.4004
7Nielsen Cochran22103360941338.261.381137
8Johnny Ellen23431000.333.3331
9Andy Etchebarren2079278719211.255.421117
10George Farson23299516212.168.27426
11Jim Lehew25551000.200.2001
12Dave Leonhard2210121000.083.0831
13Robert Litchfield23111397903100.227.285113
14John Matias*18461000.167.1671
15Robert Matias189253000.120.1203
16Robert Millinich249306200.200.2678
17Rex Peters19296315302.238.38124
18David Pickle223830000.000.0000
19Robert Plemmons2410173000.176.1763
20Herman Rathman2112043011419510.265.402173
21John Riddle*2299316741358.234.383121
22Jim Rouse*2311943114316327.332.571246
23Don Secrist*1924183000.167.1673
24William Shirah*22440000.000.0000
25Norman Skikas2317297100.241.2768
26Larry Smith*22377312201.164.23317
27John Stephens2221110000.000.0000
28Howard Stethers*2121527011.135.23112
29William StPeter2124586100.103.1217
30Kenneth Temple22671000.143.1431
31James Vadas238303101.100.2337
32Eddie Watt22247113111.183.26819
32 Players22.2120449439355509351364110648710335460866.238.320.374.694147130472237
* - 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
1Jerry Alford2346.4003.54151489.09859354381.5289.90.43.8
2Martin Barrier*2111.5002.57407.0632051.5717.70.06.4
3Mark Clarke*2411.5002.6210024.01097470.7083.81.52.6
4Nielsen Cochran22003.00103.0431032.33312.00.09.0
5Johnny Ellen23005.14417.08104051.85710.30.06.4
6Philip Henderson*18000.00301.0200024.00018.00.018.0
7Jim Lehew2502.0003.325119.015107161.1057.10.52.8
8Dave Leonhard2242.6672.4510755.03719154251.1276.10.74.1
9David Pickle2253.6254.0038154.06436242351.83310.70.35.8
10Robert Plemmons2434.4293.1710854.04333197201.1677.21.23.3
11Don Secrist*19701.0001.9624169.04324153240.9715.60.43.1
12Norman Skikas2355.5004.15171389.093524110451.5519.41.04.6
13John Stephens22301.0001.5321247.032108490.8726.10.81.7
14Howard Stethers*21106.6252.802120151.012063474781.3117.20.24.6
15William StPeter211110.5243.212423174.0154836213961.4378.00.75.0
16Kenneth Temple2213.2507.926625.03727227132.00013.32.54.7
17Eddie Watt221012.4553.142423172.015877609631.2858.30.53.3
17 Players21.96555.5423.19120120675391040.192451836972474248243657845491.3448.
* - 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


Andy Etchebarren78573589.9868.09
George Farson29195135.9777.17


Jim Rouse1199745715.9868.66


Robert Litchfield8218421510.9764.87
Robert Adams1329335.9254.77


Robert Beattie755210516.9082.09


Nielsen Cochran9213527849.8944.49


Herman Rathman118181615.9261.58
John Riddle9012878.9441.50
Charles Aikens1929301.0001.68
Larry Smith182013.8751.17
Rex Peters1621201.0001.44


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Adams22LR5' 11.0"1751941
Charles Aikens21RR5' 11.0"1701942
Jerry Alford23RR6' 1.0"1701940
Martin Barrier21LL6' 2.0"1651942
Robert Beattie26RR6' 0.0"1801937
Mark Clarke24LL6' 0.0"1751939
Nielsen Cochran22RR6' 1.0"195Jan 14, 1941
Johnny Ellen23RR6' 0.0"165Mar 12, 1940Angier, NC, US
Andy Etchebarren20RR6' 1.0"190Jun 20, 1943Whittier, CA, US
George Farson23RR6' 1.0"200Dec 29, 1939Lynchburg, VA, US
Philip Henderson18LL6' 2.0"225Jul 18, 1944
Jim Lehew25RR6' 0.0"185Aug 19, 1937Baltimore, MD, US
Dave Leonhard22RR5' 11.0"165Jan 22, 1941Arlington, VA, US
Robert Litchfield23RR5' 9.0"160Apr 15, 1940
John Matias18LL5' 11.0"170Aug 15, 1944Honolulu, HI, US
Robert Matias18RR5' 11.0"1801945
Robert Millinich24RR6' 2.0"2001939
Rex Peters19RR5' 11.0"185Dec 14, 1943Denver, CO, US
David Pickle22RR6' 2.0"2001941
Robert Plemmons24RR6' 0.0"1701939
Herman Rathman21RR6' 3.0"215Oct 4, 1941
John Riddle22LR6' 1.0"195Jan 27, 1941
Jim Rouse23LR6' 3.0"1951940
Don Secrist19LL6' 2.0"195Feb 26, 1944Seattle, WA, US
William Shirah22LR5' 11.0"1801941
Norman Skikas23RR6' 0.0"182Jun 3, 1940St. Louis, MO, US
Larry Smith22LL6' 3.0"190Feb 4, 1941Longview, TX, US
John Stephens22RR6' 4.0"2051941
Howard Stethers21LL6' 2.0"195Sep 9, 1941
William StPeter21RR5' 10.0"1801942
Kenneth Temple22RR6' 5.0"2051941
James Vadas23RR6' 0.0"1801940
Eddie Watt22RR5' 10.0"183Apr 4, 1941Lamoni, IA, US

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