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1976 Covington Astros

1976 > Class Rookie > 1976 Appalachian League (North)
Overall: 38-32
Scored 319 runs, Allowed 303 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 37-33

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Julio Linares
Represented: Covington, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1975

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 Aquiles Angulo 18 22 70 68 4 10 1 0 0 4 1 1 2 32 .147 .171 .162 .333 11 0 0 0
2 Reggie Baldwin 21 63 257 245 37 70 8 2 10 54 2 3 8 17 .286 .309 .457 .766 112 1 1 2
3 Antonio Baltazar 19 13 26 23 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 1 12 .087 .154 .130 .284 3 1 0 1
4 David Brooks 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
5 Jack Cloherty* 18 45 164 130 24 34 3 3 1 17 1 1 32 26 .262 .409 .354 .762 46 1 0 1
6 Charles Gardner 20 36 126 118 9 23 1 0 0 7 3 2 8 17 .195 .246 .203 .449 24 0 0 0
7 Bobby Hallgren* 19 55 233 214 29 50 11 1 3 19 2 3 16 37 .234 .292 .336 .628 72 2 0 1
8 Luis King# 17 5 4 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .750 1.250 3 0 0 0
9 Philip Klimas 20 70 306 247 48 73 18 3 7 47 3 1 53 50 .296 .418 .478 .896 118 2 0 4
10 Randolph Lamb# 22 38 154 126 15 33 6 0 0 12 3 1 21 18 .262 .360 .310 .670 39 0 4 3
11 Frederick Lane 20 3 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
12 Ramon Leader* 18 48 166 159 7 40 5 0 0 17 5 5 6 31 .252 .279 .283 .562 45 0 1 0
13 Thomas McCann 18 4 6 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .200 .333 .400 .733 2 0 0 0
14 Jose Mota# 19 57 263 230 30 56 4 2 0 11 7 13 25 40 .243 .327 .278 .605 64 4 3 1
15 Jim Pankovits 20 70 316 275 50 68 9 2 5 31 3 4 34 49 .247 .330 .349 .679 96 2 1 4
16 Hector Perez 18 15 23 22 2 2 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 10 .091 .130 .136 .267 3 0 0 0
17 Gary Rajsich* 21 66 274 244 33 54 8 3 6 27 13 2 27 61 .221 .307 .352 .659 86 3 0 0
18 Bert Roberge 21 14 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0 0
19 William Roberts 22 9 25 22 3 9 3 0 0 3 0 1 3 0 .409 .480 .545 1.025 12 0 0 0
20 Dave Smith 21 15 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
21 Tom Wiedenbauer 17 55 211 193 21 40 8 1 0 14 2 0 17 53 .207 .270 .259 .529 50 0 0 1
22 Jerry Willeford* 23 17 62 51 4 12 0 0 0 4 1 1 9 12 .235 .371 .235 .606 12 2 0 0
22 Players 19.6 70 2692 2379 319 581 89 17 32 273 46 40 267 464 .244 .323 .336 .659 800 18 10 18 11
* - 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 Ed Andersen 19 4 5 .444 6.16 11 5 2 0 0 38.0 44 30 26 1 22 1 22 2 0 0 1.737 10.4 0.2 5.2 5.2 1.00
2 Ricardo Aponte 20 0 0 5.25 7 0 0 0 0 12.0 14 9 7 4 2 1 8 2 0 0 1.333 10.5 3.0 1.5 6.0 4.00
3 Reno Aragon 18 7 4 .636 2.96 11 11 6 1 0 85.0 66 39 28 4 54 0 38 2 1 6 1.412 7.0 0.4 5.7 4.0 0.70
4 Floyd Bannister* 21 0 0 0.00 3 2 0 0 1 13.0 3 0 0 0 2 0 27 0 0 0 0.385 2.1 0.0 1.4 18.7 13.50
5 David Brooks 23 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.000 22.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 1.00
6 David Corness 19 1 6 .143 5.86 9 7 0 0 0 43.0 49 35 28 2 28 0 17 2 0 4 1.791 10.3 0.4 5.9 3.6 0.61
7 Larry Green 20 5 2 .714 2.25 15 7 3 1 3 60.0 45 20 15 0 32 1 36 6 0 5 1.283 6.8 0.0 4.8 5.4 1.13
8 Douglas Jackson 18 0 0 5.40 5 0 0 0 0 10.0 7 11 6 0 12 0 7 1 0 2 1.900 6.3 0.0 10.8 6.3 0.58
9 Dennis Miscik* 22 5 4 .556 3.34 13 13 4 0 0 89.0 95 41 33 5 34 0 89 0 0 4 1.449 9.6 0.5 3.4 9.0 2.62
10 George Ploucher* 20 3 2 .600 2.66 16 2 2 1 3 44.0 36 21 13 1 26 2 34 1 0 4 1.409 7.4 0.2 5.3 7.0 1.31
11 Bert Roberge 21 2 2 .500 3.25 14 0 0 0 1 36.0 33 21 13 1 12 2 40 1 0 2 1.250 8.2 0.2 3.0 10.0 3.33
12 Roberto Salas 16 0 0 2.25 4 0 0 0 0 4.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.5 0.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
13 Dave Smith 21 5 5 .500 2.69 15 12 6 1 2 97.0 80 40 29 1 28 1 71 1 0 3 1.113 7.4 0.1 2.6 6.6 2.54
14 Thomas Steen 22 6 2 .750 2.28 12 11 4 1 0 83.0 100 33 21 1 11 0 31 1 0 0 1.337 10.8 0.1 1.2 3.4 2.82
14 Players 20.2 38 32 .543 3.24 70 70 43 27 9 10 617.0 579 303 222 21 266 8 423 19 1 30 1.370 8.4 0.3 3.9 6.2 1.59
* - 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
Reggie Baldwin 51 303 43 12 4 .966 6.78 10
Jack Cloherty 17 100 8 4 0 .964 6.35 8
Jerry Willeford 6 41 2 4 1 .915 7.17 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Rajsich 66 649 75 14 58 .981 10.97
Jack Cloherty 4 33 3 0 3 1.000 9.00
Randolph Lamb 1 11 1 0 3 1.000 12.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Pankovits 70 165 212 18 47 .954 5.39
Luis King 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Randolph Lamb 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Philip Klimas 70 72 178 21 18 .923 3.57

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Gardner 36 50 130 16 26 .918 5.00
Randolph Lamb 36 51 87 21 16 .868 3.83
Frederick Lane 3 5 6 0 1 1.000 3.67

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Mota 57 109 5 5 3 .958 2.00
Tom Wiedenbauer 55 70 6 7 1 .916 1.38
Bobby Hallgren 53 69 2 2 1 .973 1.34
Ramon Leader 35 50 4 6 2 .900 1.54
Aquiles Angulo 15 14 0 0 0 1.000 0.93
Hector Perez 8 4 0 1 0 .800 0.50
William Roberts 7 5 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Bert Roberge 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Ploucher 16 1 5 2 0 .750 0.38
Larry Green 15 3 10 2 1 .867 0.87
Dave Smith 15 8 23 4 2 .886 2.07
Bert Roberge 14 5 9 0 1 1.000 1.00
Dennis Miscik 13 1 16 0 1 1.000 1.31
Thomas Steen 12 7 17 5 1 .828 2.00
Ed Andersen 11 5 4 0 0 1.000 0.82
Reno Aragon 11 8 16 2 1 .923 2.18
David Corness 9 1 12 0 1 1.000 1.44
Ricardo Aponte 7 3 4 0 1 1.000 1.00
Douglas Jackson 5 0 3 1 1 .750 0.60
Roberto Salas 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
Floyd Bannister 3 2 1 1 0 .750 1.00
David Brooks 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ed Andersen 19 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jun 27, 1957 Huntington, NY, US
Aquiles Angulo 18 R R 6' 3.0" 171 Oct 30, 1957
Ricardo Aponte 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 3, 1956 El Seibo, DO
Reno Aragon 18 R R Jan 29, 1958
Reggie Baldwin 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 19, 1954 River Rouge, MI, US
Antonio Baltazar 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 19, 1957
Floyd Bannister 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 10, 1955 Pierre, SD, US
David Brooks 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1953
Jack Cloherty 18 L R 6' 3.0" 205 Dec 31, 1957 Boston, MA, US
David Corness 19 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 3, 1957
Charles Gardner 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 3, 1955
Larry Green 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 17, 1955 Cushing, OK, US
Bobby Hallgren 19 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 11, 1956
Douglas Jackson 18 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Jun 26, 1958 Waco, TX, US
Luis King 17 S R 5' 10.0" 158 Jul 7, 1958 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Philip Klimas 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 20, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Randolph Lamb 22 S R 6' 1.0" 170 Jan 28, 1954
Frederick Lane 20 R R 6' 1.0" 155 Apr 19, 1956
Ramon Leader 18 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 9, 1957 Ramon Santana, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Thomas McCann 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 19, 1958
Dennis Miscik 22 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 27, 1954 Calumet, PA, US
Jose Mota 19 S R 6' 2.0" 160 Dec 10, 1956 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jim Pankovits 20 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 6, 1955 Pennington Gap, VA, US
Hector Perez 18 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Mar 13, 1958
George Ploucher 20 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 18, 1955
Gary Rajsich 21 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Oct 28, 1954 Youngstown, OH, US
Bert Roberge 21 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 3, 1954 Lewiston, ME, US
William Roberts 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 28, 1954
Roberto Salas 16 R R 5' 11.0" 147 Sep 7, 1959
Dave Smith 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 21, 1955 Richmond, CA, US
Thomas Steen 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jan 13, 1954
Tom Wiedenbauer 17 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 5, 1958 Menomonee, WI, US
Jerry Willeford 23 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 10, 1952

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