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1972 Salem Pirates

1972 > Class A > 1972 Carolina League
Overall: 79-58
Scored 637 runs, Allowed 583 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-63

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Timothy Murtaugh
Represented: Salem, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1971 / 1973

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Gary Abram2012440000000002.000.000.000.0000000
2Rich Anderson2122444037110500010.175.190.250.44010121
3Doug Bair22327965510110600631.154.219.200.41913062
4Terry Collins2312653545977116177141837075.253.353.327.680150231
5Lafayette Currence#2019871200000011.286.375.286.6612000
6William James#2524210000000011.000.500.000.5000000
7John Lyles2689234213205492424301636.254.309.371.68079212
8Ken Macha2162233197205072833223041.254.361.431.79285402
9DeWayne Mason231317153210000002.133.133.200.3333020
10Steve McFarland22873553124877823241223552.247.325.314.63998314
11Kenneth Melvin213911510414274112040922.260.313.346.65936002
12Mario Mendoza211365034614810210434610132125.221.275.280.554129343
13Jim Minshall24267563913401400322.206.254.317.57120180
14Ronald Mitchell201355434937515122921892733986.306.354.515.869254218
15John Morlan241629242510010044.208.345.250.5956100
16Timothy Murtaugh#291011110000000001.000.000.000.0000000
17David Nelson221414140200000006.143.143.143.2862000
18Ed Ott*20133545450841371810763828558.304.417.436.852196505
19Dave Parker*2113556652391162306221013873495.310.350.516.866270207
20Edward Robbins2439494451011140036.227.277.364.64016020
21Jim Sadowski204132259501041165.200.355.280.6357010
22Felix Santana3084233206335592325012134.267.330.374.70477105
23Alvin Sells241916121100000043.083.313.083.3961000
24John Simontacchi*2047162140143061113201530.214.302.293.59541403
25Larry Smith22763172775385963271213649.307.390.415.806115220
26Robert Sorrentino*2416650000000012.000.167.000.1670000Stats for 2 teams
27Paul Strauch2320650000000002.000.000.000.0000010
28William Thomas2248179156163050319021740.192.273.282.55544132
29John Vance*24205651510302700422.196.268.373.64019100
30George Whileyman2215272514000100010.160.160.160.3204020
30 Players22.1137498943966371147166568455712725472872.261.334.381.716167735394721
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Gary Abram20101.0004.1212000224.03113113160170011.95811.61.16.06.41.06
2Rich Anderson2199.5004.652222520120.01296962115657641151.5429.70.84.25.71.36
3Doug Bair22157.6822.8524241520180.017086571095118630151.4728.50.54.89.31.96
4Lafayette Currence*2013.2508.0718100229.03934264272251052.27612.11.28.47.80.93
5William James2562.7501.9324000528.023964102281011.1797.41.33.29.02.80
6DeWayne Mason2342.6672.1713820054.04417136150271021.0937.31.02.54.51.80
7Jim Minshall24161.9413.3826261210181.01668368137501367141.3318.30.63.76.81.81
8John Morlan2443.5712.47101032062.04323171291684171.1616.20.14.29.92.34
9Timothy Murtaugh29000.00100001.020000000012.00018.00.00.00.0
10David Nelson2216.1434.5914700151.04732264252371021.4128.30.74.46.51.48
11Edward Robbins2474.6363.333211413119.0105484486421022091.4207.90.64.87.71.59
12Jim Sadowski2078.4673.89309101104.094554510680915081.5588.10.95.97.91.34
13Felix Santana30005.40200005.043313020001.4007.21.85.43.60.67
14Alvin Sells2414.2004.3319310254.05933264232460231.5199.80.73.87.72.00
15Robert Sorrentino*24101.0006.4815300025.02620182220222051.9209.40.77.97.91.00Stats for 2 teams
16Paul Strauch2313.2501.8020100430.026962113321021.2337.80.63.39.62.91
17George Whileyman2256.4555.38151531077.070554664126060131.4428.20.74.87.01.46
17 Players22.67958.5773.72137137914611201134.010715834698757022947385911.4478.50.74.57.51.66
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Ken Macha523832885.9817.9024
John Simontacchi452791993.9716.6222
John Lyles442161532.9875.257
John Vance1490450.9496.714
Timothy Murtaugh340001.0001.331

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ronald Mitchell1339915920101.9817.89
John Lyles9423041.0005.00
John Vance2182011.00010.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Terry Collins1252543332561.9594.70
Steve McFarland173843113.9884.76
John Lyles123011.0005.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Steve McFarland7171102911.9512.44
Felix Santana51345666.9381.76
John Lyles19192451.8962.26
Ken Macha83850.6881.38
Kenneth Melvin41510.8571.50

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mario Mendoza1362113654079.9354.24
Steve McFarland23632.7504.50
Felix Santana102011.0002.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Dave Parker13425020203.9312.01
Ed Ott1322111989.9661.74
Larry Smith74118844.9691.70
William Thomas4556240.9351.29
Kenneth Melvin2329310.9701.39
Ronald Mitchell74020.6670.57
John Lyles310001.0000.33

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Edward Robbins32113222.9561.34
Jim Sadowski3041411.9470.60
Jim Minshall2671450.8080.81
Doug Bair2491742.8671.08
William James2423001.0000.21
Rich Anderson2262512.9691.41
Paul Strauch2044001.0000.40
Alvin Sells192820.8330.53
Lafayette Currence1836001.0000.50
Robert Sorrentino1525011.0000.47Stats for 2 teams
George Whileyman153820.8460.73
David Nelson1467001.0000.93
DeWayne Mason135610.9170.85
Gary Abram120321.6000.25
John Morlan1035001.0000.80
Felix Santana201001.0000.50
Timothy Murtaugh110001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Gary Abram20RR6' 3.0"190Jun 7, 1952
Rich Anderson21RR6' 3.0"200Jul 14, 1950
Doug Bair22RR6' 0.0"170Aug 22, 1949Defiance, OH, US
Terry Collins23RR5' 9.0"158May 27, 1949Midland, MI, US
Lafayette Currence20SL5' 11.0"175Dec 3, 1951Rock Hill, SC, US
William James25SR6' 1.0"205Sep 2, 1946
John Lyles26RR6' 1.0"185Mar 24, 1946
Ken Macha21RR6' 2.0"215Sep 29, 1950Monroeville, PA, US
DeWayne Mason23RR6' 3.0"160Aug 7, 1948
Steve McFarland22RR5' 10.0"1701950
Kenneth Melvin21RR6' 0.0"160Feb 17, 1951
Mario Mendoza21RR5' 11.0"170Dec 26, 1950Chihuahua, Chihuahua, MX
Jim Minshall24RR6' 6.0"215Jul 4, 1947Covington, KY, US
Ronald Mitchell20RR6' 3.0"175Sep 18, 1951Phoenix, AZ, US
John Morlan24RR6' 0.0"178Nov 22, 1947Columbus, OH, US
Timothy Murtaugh29SR5' 11.0"195May 6, 1943Chester, PA, US
David Nelson22RR6' 5.0"215Sep 28, 1949
Ed Ott20LR5' 10.0"190Jul 11, 1951Muncy, PA, US
Dave Parker21LR6' 5.0"230Jun 9, 1951Grenada, MS, US
Edward Robbins24RR6' 1.0"1851948
Jim Sadowski20RR6' 3.0"195Aug 7, 1951Pittsburgh, PA, US
Felix Santana30RR5' 7.0"152Apr 29, 1942Mao, Valverde, DO
Alvin Sells24RR6' 3.0"1831948
John Simontacchi20LR6' 2.0"2051952
Larry Smith22RR5' 11.0"1621950
Robert Sorrentino24LL6' 1.0"1851948
Paul Strauch23RR6' 3.0"1801949
William Thomas22RR6' 3.0"190Dec 23, 1949
John Vance24LR6' 3.0"2081948
George Whileyman22RR6' 4.0"190Mar 29, 1950

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