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1961 Bluefield Orioles

1961 > Class Short-Season D > 1961 Appalachian League
Overall: 34-34
Scored 503 runs, Allowed 481 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 35-33

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: Dee Phillips, John Youse, Bud Bates and Joe Cusick
Represented: Bluefield, WV
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 Harlan Anderson 20 18 12 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .167 .167 .167 .333 2 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
2 James Burns 19 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Lawrence Clayton* 21 8 27 9 .333
4 Alfonso Cole 19 16 46 39 10 9 1 0 1 6 0 7 8 .231 .348 .333 .681 13 0 0 0
5 Thomas Denofa 18 48 179 158 24 45 9 0 3 31 0 19 32 .285 .358 .399 .756 63 0 0 2
6 Lawrence Eck 18 22 15 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 .000 .067 .000 .067 0 0 0 0
7 Charles Embrey* 21 64 261 190 53 49 11 4 4 30 5 67 65 .258 .456 .421 .877 80 2 2 0
8 Donald Gallon 19 13 17 14 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 .143 .250 .143 .393 2 0 1 0
9 Robert Gore 18 17 8 7 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .286 .286 .429 .714 3 0 1 0
10 Larry Haney 18 47 192 145 24 37 6 0 6 26 0 27 47 .255 .438 .421 .858 61 20 0 0
11 Richard Hickerson* 22 64 267 219 47 70 13 6 13 63 5 44 42 .320 .431 .612 1.043 134 1 0 3
12 Carmen Iannaccone 21 18 71 62 12 19 3 0 4 18 0 9 18 .306 .394 .548 .943 34 0 0 0
13 Richard Jones 22 60 269 216 54 82 17 10 3 62 6 46 38 .380 .483 .593 1.076 128 2 0 5
14 Gary Justice# 21 19 39 34 3 5 2 0 0 1 0 5 17 .147 .256 .206 .462 7 0 0 0
15 James Justice? 20 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
16 Robert Litchfield 21 64 308 244 71 71 7 2 1 22 16 55 29 .291 .427 .348 .775 85 5 1 3
17 John O'Connor* 19 8 7 1 .143
18 Bill Oplinger 18 60 260 225 53 82 19 1 1 41 9 31 27 .364 .444 .471 .915 106 2 1 1
19 Ronald Pajak 21 36 93 79 18 21 2 3 2 12 1 9 23 .266 .352 .443 .795 35 2 2 1
20 Richard Pakulski 20 16 19 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 .250 .368 .250 .618 4 0 0 0
21 William Pate 22 3 5 1 .200
22 Edward Petryshyn 20 13 13 12 1 2 0 1 0 3 0 1 3 .167 .231 .333 .564 4 0 0 0
23 John Price* 18 51 158 141 27 50 13 0 2 33 3 15 33 .355 .420 .489 .910 69 1 1 0
24 Joe Rowden* 19 16 18 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 .000 .111 .000 .111 0 1 0 0
25 Jake Rushing 21 7 18 4 .222
26 Jerry Scott 19 40 138 124 27 35 6 0 3 16 1 12 33 .282 .343 .403 .746 50 0 1 1
27 Jack Seymore 19 66 269 230 45 72 17 1 11 61 5 32 69 .313 .405 .539 .944 124 5 0 2
28 Paul Snyder 19 20 32 31 4 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 10 .194 .194 .226 .419 7 0 1 0
29 William St. Peter 19 10 14 11 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 .000 .214 .000 .214 0 0 0 0
30 Howard Stethers* 19 5 10 2 .200
31 William Stone 19 8 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
32 Willie Williams* 20 5 9 2 .222
32 Players 19.8 69 2754 2317 503 683 130 29 57 441 54 406 564 .295 .397 .450 .847 1042 12 19
* - 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 Harlan Anderson 20 2 2 .500 5.08 18 3 1 0 39.0 47 30 22 2 25 32 1 0 0 1.846 10.8 0.5 5.8 7.4 1.28 Stats for 2 teams
2 James Burns 19 0 0 2 0
3 Lawrence Eck 18 4 6 .400 3.51 22 1 0 0 41.0 41 33 16 5 23 28 4 0 2 1.561 9.0 1.1 5.0 6.1 1.22
4 Donald Gallon 19 2 4 .333 6.25 11 9 0 0 36.0 38 42 25 2 37 38 8 0 8 2.083 9.5 0.5 9.2 9.5 1.03
5 Robert Gore 18 1 1 .500 4.50 17 0 0 0 32.0 31 21 16 4 23 19 0 0 3 1.688 8.7 1.1 6.5 5.3 0.83
6 Richard Hickerson* 22 0 0 1 0
7 Jerry Jones? -- 0 0 4 0
8 Gary Justice 21 7 0 1.000 3.53 16 10 6 1 79.0 81 45 31 4 47 99 1 0 10 1.620 9.2 0.5 5.4 11.3 2.11
9 James Justice? 20 0 0 2 0
10 John O'Connor* 19 0 1 .000 5 0
11 Richard Pakulski 20 3 5 .375 6.24 16 6 2 1 49.0 54 43 34 5 27 56 1 0 1 1.653 9.9 0.9 5.0 10.3 2.07
12 Edward Petryshyn* 20 0 5 .000 15.00 13 6 1 0 27.0 37 52 45 7 44 30 1 0 6 3.000 12.3 2.3 14.7 10.0 0.68
13 Ronald Reese 21 0 0 1 0
14 Joe Rowden 19 4 3 .571 7.16 15 8 2 0 49.0 54 42 39 5 49 47 1 2 12 2.102 9.9 0.9 9.0 8.6 0.96
15 Jake Rushing 21 4 1 .800 2.74 7 6 2 0 46.0 36 20 14 5 22 44 2 0 2 1.261 7.0 1.0 4.3 8.6 2.00
16 Jerry Scott 19 0 0 1 0
17 Paul Snyder* 19 3 3 .500 6.26 19 8 1 0 69.0 92 57 48 8 40 63 3 0 8 1.913 12.0 1.0 5.2 8.2 1.58
18 William St. Peter 19 1 3 .250 7.84 10 5 1 0 31.0 48 46 27 3 21 28 3 0 2 2.226 13.9 0.9 6.1 8.1 1.33
19 Howard Stethers* 19 3 0 1.000 2.53 5 5 2 1 32.0 18 11 9 0 34 59 2 1 2 1.625 5.1 0.0 9.6 16.6 1.74
20 William Stone 19 0 0 8.40 8 1 0 0 15.0 18 16 14 0 10 14 1 0 0 1.867 10.8 0.0 6.0 8.4 1.40
21 Robert Thieme 19 0 0 2 0
21 Players 19.4 34 34 .500 5.73 69 69 51 18 3 564.1 622 481 359 55 428 567 29 3 57 2762 1.861 9.9 0.9 6.8 9.0 1.32
* - 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
Larry Haney 44 356 20 6 6 .984 8.55 21
Ronald Pajak 25 156 14 4 2 .977 6.80 2
Jerry Scott 11 64 5 3 1 .958 6.27 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Hickerson 62 412 33 8 36 .982 7.18

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Oplinger 54 130 106 16 25 .937 4.37
John Price 18 24 34 7 6 .892 3.22

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Embrey 44 25 66 17 7 .843 2.07
John Price 13 9 17 5 3 .839 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Litchfield 63 97 151 22 24 .919 3.94

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Seymore 59 68 11 2 2 .975 1.34
Richard Jones 57 70 6 5 3 .938 1.33
Thomas Denofa 46 76 1 4 0 .951 1.67
Jerry Scott 27 28 2 1 0 .968 1.11
Alfonso Cole 12 6 1 1 0 .875 0.58

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lawrence Eck 22 2 9 1 0 .917 0.50
Paul Snyder 19 6 11 0 0 1.000 0.89
Harlan Anderson 18 6 3 0 1 1.000 0.50 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Gore 17 4 3 0 0 1.000 0.41
Gary Justice 16 6 11 3 0 .850 1.06
Richard Pakulski 16 2 7 1 1 .900 0.56
Joe Rowden 15 5 7 1 0 .923 0.80
Edward Petryshyn 13 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.38
Donald Gallon 11 4 4 2 0 .800 0.73
William St. Peter 10 1 7 2 1 .800 0.80
William Stone 8 0.00
Jake Rushing 7 0.00
John O'Connor 5 0.00
Howard Stethers 5 0.00
Jerry Jones 4 0.00
James Burns 2 0.00
James Justice 2 0.00
Robert Thieme 2 0.00
Ronald Reese 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Harlan Anderson 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1941
James Burns 19 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1942
Lawrence Clayton 21 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Jun 8, 1940
Alfonso Cole 19 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1942
Thomas Denofa 18 R R 6' 1.0" 178 1943
Lawrence Eck 18 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1943
Charles Embrey 21 L R 6' 0.0" 170 1940
Donald Gallon 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1942
Robert Gore 18 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1943
Larry Haney 18 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 19, 1942 Charlottesville, VA, US
Richard Hickerson 22 L L 6' 5.0" 195 1939
Carmen Iannaccone 21 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1940
Jerry Jones -- Unknown
Richard Jones 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1939
Gary Justice 21 S R 6' 2.0" 195 1940
James Justice 20 6' 3.0" 149 1941
Robert Litchfield 21 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Apr 15, 1940
John O'Connor 19 L L 6' 2.0" 190 1942
Bill Oplinger 18 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Apr 26, 1943
Ronald Pajak 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1940
Richard Pakulski 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1941
William Pate 22 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1939
Edward Petryshyn 20 R L 6' 3.0" 185 1941
John Price 18 L R 5' 11.0" 160 1943
Ronald Reese 21 R R 6' 1.0" 178 1940
Joe Rowden 19 L R 6' 2.0" 170 1942
Jake Rushing 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1940
Jerry Scott 19 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1942
Jack Seymore 19 R R 5' 10.0" 182 1942
Paul Snyder 19 R L 6' 4.0" 190 1942
William St. Peter 19 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1942
Howard Stethers 19 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 9, 1941
William Stone 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1942
Robert Thieme 19 L R 6' 1.0" 200 1942
Willie Williams 20 L R 6' 2.0" 190 1941 Barney, GA, US

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