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1971 Savannah Braves

1971 > Class AA > 1971 Dixie Association (East)
Overall: 57-84
Scored 466 runs, Allowed 568 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 58-83

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Eddie Haas
Represented: Savannah, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1970 / 1972

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 Mike Beard* 21 10 21 17 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 .059 .111 .059 .170 1 0 3 0
2 Larvell Blanks 21 134 539 477 58 106 22 3 14 48 6 6 46 68 .222 .304 .369 .673 176 11 3 2
3 Jimmy Britton* 22 20 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
4 Charles Chapple# 19 3 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Edward Childress 20 11 6 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 0 0
6 Paul Click 24 28 63 55 5 9 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 18 .164 .233 .182 .415 10 0 3 0
7 Garrett Coleman 22 43 120 112 12 33 5 1 0 13 0 0 4 26 .295 .325 .357 .682 40 1 3 0
8 Jack Damaska 33 13 19 17 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .176 .263 .176 .440 3 0 0 0
9 Alberto Fernandez 26 4 9 7 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 .143 .333 .286 .619 2 0 0 0
10 Wenty Ford 24 27 21 21 2 7 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 .333 .333 .476 .810 10 0 0 0
11 Leo Foster 20 32 135 125 14 37 6 1 1 6 2 2 5 19 .296 .318 .384 .702 48 0 3 2
12 Jimmy Freeman* 20 14 19 18 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 0 1 0
13 John Fuller* 21 81 303 265 32 67 11 3 6 31 2 0 32 53 .253 .337 .385 .722 102 2 3 1
14 Aubrey Gatewood 32 22 9 9 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .333 .333 .333 .667 3 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
15 Dick Grant* 24 5 6 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 .250 .400 .500 .900 2 0 1 0
16 Michael Hebert* 24 32 58 51 1 7 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 13 .137 .170 .196 .366 10 2 5 0 Stats for 2 teams
17 Tom Heierle 20 14 47 42 5 12 3 1 1 4 0 0 5 14 .286 .362 .476 .838 20 0 0 0
18 David Heintz 25 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Garry Hill 24 31 45 42 2 9 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 11 .214 .250 .262 .512 11 1 1 0
20 Gene Holbert# 19 20 65 59 3 11 4 0 1 2 0 0 6 15 .186 .262 .305 .567 18 0 0 0
21 Walt Hriniak* 28 48 134 114 8 16 0 0 0 5 0 0 14 23 .140 .250 .140 .390 16 3 2 1
22 Steve Jones 24 45 186 172 21 47 8 3 6 17 1 2 11 29 .273 .323 .459 .782 79 2 0 1
23 Robert Kenny 23 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
24 Larry LaGarde 22 114 395 352 30 81 13 3 3 30 10 4 39 80 .230 .305 .310 .615 109 0 2 2
25 Glen Landesberg* 22 11 10 9 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .222 .300 .333 .633 3 0 0 0
26 Michael Magness 21 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
27 Michael McCammon 22 21 16 15 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .133 .133 .133 .267 2 0 1 0
28 Toy McCord 24 107 416 365 39 93 14 3 8 46 4 3 45 62 .255 .341 .375 .716 137 3 2 1
29 Curtis Moore* 21 64 228 200 26 41 3 0 4 17 2 3 27 44 .205 .303 .280 .583 56 1 0 0
30 Marlan Murphy 24 101 367 321 50 77 11 8 17 48 11 3 40 108 .240 .326 .483 .809 155 2 2 2
31 Brian Nelson* 24 12 32 25 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 9 .160 .267 .160 .427 4 0 2 1
32 Francisco Obregon 34 125 499 442 45 120 28 1 5 36 2 6 55 61 .271 .352 .373 .725 165 0 2 0
33 Pedro Ramos# 36 14 17 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 .000 .059 .000 .059 0 0 0 0
34 Santiago Rosario* 31 43 180 148 16 33 6 1 0 7 7 7 32 30 .223 .361 .277 .638 41 0 0 0
35 Roberto Santiago 25 86 297 261 28 55 4 0 6 28 0 0 22 40 .211 .278 .295 .573 77 5 2 7
36 Ron Schueler 23 13 31 30 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 7 .100 .100 .133 .233 4 0 1 0
37 Johnny Scruggs 30 50 160 130 19 24 4 2 2 16 3 0 28 34 .185 .331 .292 .624 38 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
38 John Spottke 23 19 64 52 3 11 0 0 2 5 0 1 11 13 .212 .344 .327 .671 17 0 0 1
39 Charles Sprinkle 23 39 22 20 3 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 7 .250 .286 .300 .586 6 0 1 0
40 Richard Towers 26 14 13 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .083 .154 .083 .237 1 0 0 0
41 Michael Walseth* 23 127 480 403 38 88 13 3 11 40 1 1 61 74 .218 .327 .347 .674 140 6 6 4
41 Players 24.4 141 4962 4355 466 1002 165 32 87 409 50 36 494 896 .230 .312 .343 .655 1492 39 48 26 41
* - 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 Mike Beard* 21 4 4 .500 2.68 10 9 2 2 0 57.0 46 20 17 0 23 0 38 4 1 5 1.211 7.3 0.0 3.6 6.0 1.65
2 Jimmy Britton* 22 1 2 .333 4.91 20 0 0 0 6 33.0 35 21 18 3 9 0 40 0 0 3 1.333 9.5 0.8 2.5 10.9 4.44
3 Charles Chapple 19 0 0 3.00 3 1 0 0 0 15.0 12 5 5 1 6 0 9 0 0 1 1.200 7.2 0.6 3.6 5.4 1.50
4 Edward Childress 20 0 1 .000 7.58 11 0 0 0 0 19.0 30 20 16 3 13 3 14 0 0 2 2.263 14.2 1.4 6.2 6.6 1.08
5 Paul Click 24 10 11 .476 3.49 28 25 7 1 1 170.0 147 70 66 16 47 4 130 7 0 6 1.141 7.8 0.8 2.5 6.9 2.77
6 Wenty Ford 24 8 4 .667 2.88 27 2 0 0 3 75.0 76 30 24 4 23 5 39 1 0 1 1.320 9.1 0.5 2.8 4.7 1.70
7 Jimmy Freeman* 20 2 8 .200 3.80 14 14 1 1 0 64.0 61 30 27 3 25 0 79 1 0 6 1.344 8.6 0.4 3.5 11.1 3.16
8 Aubrey Gatewood 32 2 2 .500 3.21 22 0 0 0 2 42.0 38 15 15 1 18 4 25 4 0 1 1.333 8.1 0.2 3.9 5.4 1.39 Stats for 2 teams
9 Dick Grant* 24 0 0 3.38 4 1 0 0 0 16.0 15 7 6 1 9 0 10 1 0 0 1.500 8.4 0.6 5.1 5.6 1.11
10 Michael Hebert* 24 3 16 .158 3.95 29 22 9 0 0 155.0 170 85 68 24 28 3 75 5 1 4 1.277 9.9 1.4 1.6 4.4 2.68 Stats for 2 teams
11 Garry Hill 24 4 11 .267 3.86 28 20 4 1 2 119.0 105 55 51 16 44 1 76 4 0 3 1.252 7.9 1.2 3.3 5.7 1.73
12 Walt Hriniak 28 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
13 Robert Kenny 23 0 2 .000 5.40 4 2 0 0 0 15.0 18 9 9 5 4 0 5 1 0 0 1.467 10.8 3.0 2.4 3.0 1.25
14 Glen Landesberg* 22 1 2 .333 5.34 11 4 1 1 0 32.0 39 20 19 4 22 0 22 1 0 3 1.906 11.0 1.1 6.2 6.2 1.00
15 Michael Magness 21 0 0 13.50 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 3 3 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 2.500 18.0 4.5 4.5 18.0 4.00
16 Michael McCammon 22 0 2 .000 4.58 20 5 0 0 2 53.0 55 35 27 7 25 3 40 1 0 4 1.509 9.3 1.2 4.2 6.8 1.60
17 Brian Nelson* 24 6 3 .667 3.32 12 12 3 2 0 76.0 78 32 28 9 16 0 51 1 0 3 1.237 9.2 1.1 1.9 6.0 3.19
18 Pedro Ramos 36 3 5 .375 4.41 14 6 2 1 2 49.0 57 28 24 6 16 4 33 1 0 0 1.490 10.5 1.1 2.9 6.1 2.06
19 Ron Schueler 23 5 6 .455 3.26 13 13 1 0 0 80.0 78 32 29 5 17 0 68 2 1 5 1.188 8.8 0.6 1.9 7.6 4.00
20 Charles Sprinkle 23 5 5 .500 4.12 38 2 1 0 4 83.0 86 49 38 5 43 6 50 8 0 6 1.554 9.3 0.5 4.7 5.4 1.16
21 Richard Towers 26 4 2 .667 3.00 14 4 0 0 0 39.0 35 21 13 5 7 1 30 3 0 4 1.077 8.1 1.2 1.6 6.9 4.29
21 Players 24.1 57 84 .404 3.81 141 141 110 31 15 21 1159.0 1149 568 490 117 379 31 815 42 2 57 1.318 8.9 0.9 2.9 6.3 2.15
* - 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
Roberto Santiago 78 494 55 8 1 .986 7.04 9
Garrett Coleman 22 121 9 4 1 .970 5.91 3
Gene Holbert 19 92 5 1 0 .990 5.11 2
Tom Heierle 13 65 6 1 0 .986 5.46 2
Walt Hriniak 13 71 4 1 1 .987 5.77 1
Steve Jones 2 20 1 0 0 1.000 10.50 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Walseth 123 1069 55 8 97 .993 9.14
Santiago Rosario 9 75 4 1 4 .988 8.78
Johnny Scruggs 7 42 3 0 3 1.000 6.43 Stats for 2 teams
Garrett Coleman 3 17 1 0 2 1.000 6.00
Roberto Santiago 2 14 1 0 0 1.000 7.50
John Fuller 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Larry LaGarde 1 6 0 1 1 .857 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larvell Blanks 134 295 333 17 79 .974 4.69
Toy McCord 7 16 15 1 4 .969 4.43
Walt Hriniak 1 2 2 1 1 .800 4.00
Larry LaGarde 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Toy McCord 92 91 181 14 14 .951 2.96
Walt Hriniak 21 20 32 4 1 .929 2.48
John Spottke 11 6 28 0 3 1.000 3.09
Francisco Obregon 10 7 23 2 1 .938 3.00
Larry LaGarde 7 16 19 1 2 .972 5.00
Jack Damaska 2 2 3 0 1 1.000 2.50
Alberto Fernandez 2 1 6 0 0 1.000 3.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Francisco Obregon 109 136 312 18 50 .961 4.11
Leo Foster 32 41 103 11 23 .929 4.50
David Heintz 2 0 1 1 0 .500 0.50
Toy McCord 1 1 2 0 1 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marlan Murphy 99 190 10 3 2 .985 2.02
Larry LaGarde 94 149 9 6 0 .963 1.68
John Fuller 73 112 1 2 0 .983 1.55
Curtis Moore 59 74 4 4 1 .951 1.32
Steve Jones 44 73 3 3 1 .962 1.73
Santiago Rosario 34 56 3 1 0 .983 1.74
Johnny Scruggs 34 59 4 0 1 1.000 1.85 Stats for 2 teams
Garrett Coleman 11 12 2 0 0 1.000 1.27
Toy McCord 6 8 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
John Spottke 5 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.60

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Sprinkle 38 7 23 2 0 .938 0.79
Michael Hebert 29 7 34 5 4 .891 1.41 Stats for 2 teams
Paul Click 28 10 19 2 2 .935 1.04
Garry Hill 28 6 16 1 1 .957 0.79
Wenty Ford 27 9 20 2 1 .935 1.07
Aubrey Gatewood 22 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.32 Stats for 2 teams
Jimmy Britton 20 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.25
Michael McCammon 20 1 4 1 2 .833 0.25
Jimmy Freeman 14 2 6 1 0 .889 0.57
Pedro Ramos 14 2 6 0 1 1.000 0.57
Richard Towers 14 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.50
Ron Schueler 13 6 14 0 0 1.000 1.54
Brian Nelson 12 2 6 2 0 .800 0.67
Edward Childress 11 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.27
Glen Landesberg 11 1 4 0 1 1.000 0.45
Mike Beard 10 5 14 3 1 .864 1.90
Dick Grant 4 1 5 1 0 .857 1.50
Robert Kenny 4 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.75
Charles Chapple 3 0 2 1 0 .667 0.67
Michael Magness 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Walt Hriniak 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Mike Beard 21 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 21, 1950 Little Rock, AR, US
Larvell Blanks 21 R R 5' 8.0" 167 Jan 28, 1950 Del Rio, TX, US
Jimmy Britton 22 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 21, 1948 St. Louis, MO, US
Charles Chapple 19 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 27, 1951 Eglin AFB, FL, US
Edward Childress 20 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Jun 14, 1951 Richmond, VA, US
Paul Click 24 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 16, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US
Garrett Coleman 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 14, 1948 Gainesville, FL, US
Jack Damaska 33 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Aug 21, 1937 Beaver Falls, PA, US
Alberto Fernandez 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 21, 1944
Wenty Ford 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 25, 1946 Nassau, BS
Leo Foster 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 2, 1951 Covington, KY, US
Jimmy Freeman 20 L L 6' 4.0" 180 Jun 29, 1951 Carlsbad, NM, US
John Fuller 21 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 29, 1950 Lynwood, CA, US
Aubrey Gatewood 32 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Nov 17, 1938 Little Rock, AR, US
Dick Grant 24 L L 6' 4.0" 220 Apr 2, 1947 Boston, MA, US
Michael Hebert 24 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Jun 26, 1947
Tom Heierle 20 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 22, 1951 Oceanside, CA, US
David Heintz 25 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 27, 1945 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Garry Hill 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 3, 1946 Rutherfordton, NC, US
Gene Holbert 19 S R 6' 1.0" 200 Nov 21, 1951 Indiantown Gap Military Reservation, PA, US
Walt Hriniak 28 L R 5' 11.0" 180 May 22, 1943 Natick, MA, US
Steve Jones 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 15, 1946
Robert Kenny 23 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Dec 13, 1947 Auburn, NY, US
Larry LaGarde 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 17, 1949 New Orleans, LA, US
Glen Landesberg 22 L L 5' 11.0" 180 May 23, 1949 Bronx, NY, US
Michael Magness 21 R R 6' 2.0" 197 Aug 3, 1949 Gainesville, GA, US
Michael McCammon 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 25, 1948 Manchester, CT, US
Toy McCord 24 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 17, 1947 Sumter, SC, US
Curtis Moore 21 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 3, 1949 Denison, TX, US
Marlan Murphy 24 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 17, 1947 Meridan, MS, US
Brian Nelson 24 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 3, 1946 Minneapolis, MN, US
Francisco Obregon 34 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 17, 1936 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Pedro Ramos 36 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 28, 1935 Pinar del Rio, Pinar del Rio, CU
Santiago Rosario 31 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 25, 1939 Guayanilla, PR
Roberto Santiago 25 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 26, 1946 Caguas, PR
Ron Schueler 23 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Apr 14, 1948 Catherine, KS, US
Johnny Scruggs 30 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Sep 3, 1940 Baxter, AR, US
John Spottke 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 9, 1947 New York, NY, US
Charles Sprinkle 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 28, 1948 Detroit, MI, US
Richard Towers 26 R R 6' 2.0" 202 Jan 2, 1945 Paris, TX, US
Michael Walseth 23 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Mar 5, 1948 St. Paul, MN, US

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