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1967 Gastonia Pirates

1967 > Class A > 1967 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 61-59
Scored 520 runs, Allowed 497 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-58

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Don Leppert
Represented: Gastonia, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1966 / 1968

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 Anthony Alesci 23 10 19 16 3 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 5 .250 .368 .438 .806 7 1 0 0
2 Howard Anderson 20 10 17 15 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .067 .176 .067 .243 1 0 0 0
3 Bobby Arpoika* 22 26 62 59 5 12 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 19 .203 .217 .237 .454 14 1 2 0
4 Eddie Barbary* 22 12 39 35 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 .143 .231 .143 .374 5 1 0 0
5 Jerry Branch* 20 31 129 93 16 26 5 0 3 15 2 2 31 12 .280 .465 .430 .895 40 3 0 2
6 Frank Brosseau 22 92 348 304 30 64 15 0 3 31 4 0 35 43 .211 .287 .289 .577 88 1 0 8
7 Roger Brown# 21 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
8 Cecil Caldwell 22 24 87 77 2 8 2 0 0 4 1 0 8 38 .104 .198 .130 .328 10 1 1 0
9 Dave Cash 19 114 498 442 80 148 17 3 4 38 23 5 55 46 .335 .410 .414 .824 183 1 0 0
10 Jackie Clark 23 9 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 0
11 Steve Coley 23 111 463 426 54 134 24 0 7 68 9 2 33 44 .315 .365 .420 .785 179 2 0 2
12 Wayne Dickerson* 20 72 298 264 19 67 9 3 6 37 0 0 28 17 .254 .323 .379 .702 100 0 4 2
13 Lyn Fitzer 21 23 52 45 2 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 23 .133 .204 .156 .360 7 1 3 0
14 Emile Henderson* 18 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Dick Hendrix 19 7 17 12 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 .083 .313 .167 .479 2 1 1 0
16 Hector Herrera 19 11 14 11 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .182 .357 .182 .539 2 1 0 0
17 Dick Jackson 23 43 15 12 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 6 .167 .333 .167 .500 2 0 0 0
18 Johnny Jeter 22 120 502 457 82 144 17 9 18 73 40 4 39 90 .315 .369 .510 .878 233 2 0 4
19 Gerry McCabe 19 13 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0 0
20 Michael McLaughlin 23 28 88 80 7 10 0 0 0 3 1 1 8 27 .125 .205 .125 .330 10 0 0 0
21 Stephen Mitchell 19 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
22 Floyd Nelson 21 57 198 179 17 34 1 2 0 17 1 0 14 31 .190 .255 .218 .473 39 2 2 1
23 Jim Nelson 19 8 27 18 5 5 0 0 1 1 0 0 8 6 .278 .500 .444 .944 8 0 1 0
24 Robert Quezada 18 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 Vic Ramirez 26 96 396 331 70 109 18 4 13 58 18 3 58 45 .329 .434 .526 .960 174 4 2 1
26 Denny Riddleberger 21 12 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 1 0 0
27 Robert Roadarmel 22 15 16 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 10 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 1 2 0
28 Gary Robinson 24 13 28 24 1 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 9 .250 .357 .250 .607 6 0 0 0
29 Bob Settle 19 15 37 29 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 .103 .129 .103 .232 3 0 6 1
30 Donald Simoncic 19 8 14 13 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 .231 .286 .231 .516 3 0 0 0
31 Ron Slocum 21 94 362 330 35 82 4 3 6 26 2 0 24 57 .248 .310 .333 .644 110 6 1 1
32 Kent Smith* 20 117 510 438 56 95 7 2 8 43 13 4 63 87 .217 .319 .297 .616 130 4 2 3
33 Ernest Swan* 21 33 51 49 4 12 1 0 1 4 1 0 2 11 .245 .275 .327 .601 16 0 0 0
34 Robert Taylor* 21 17 57 44 8 6 1 0 0 0 3 1 13 9 .136 .333 .159 .492 7 0 0 0
35 Ted Taylor 21 4 16 15 1 4 0 0 1 5 0 0 1 4 .267 .313 .467 .779 7 0 0 0
36 Maximo Torres 19 8 22 21 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 9 .143 .136 .143 .279 3 0 0 1
37 John Walsh* 21 23 64 59 10 15 4 0 0 4 0 0 2 22 .254 .279 .322 .601 19 0 3 0
37 Players 21.5 120 4479 3942 520 1015 129 26 72 453 118 22 448 738 .257 .336 .358 .695 1412 34 29 26 21
* - 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 Bobby Arpoika* 22 7 12 .368 2.72 24 21 9 2 152.0 116 69 46 1 97 1 119 0 0 10 1.401 6.9 0.1 5.7 7.0 1.23
2 Roger Brown* 21 1 0 1.000 0.00 8 0 0 0 11.0 8 4 0 0 4 1 15 0 0 1 1.091 6.5 0.0 3.3 12.3 3.75
3 Jackie Clark 23 1 1 .500 3.00 9 1 0 0 21.0 13 11 7 0 27 0 23 1 0 3 1.905 5.6 0.0 11.6 9.9 0.85
4 Wyatt Dreger 22 0 0 3.60 5 0 0 0 5.0 3 2 2 0 4 0 2 0 1 0 1.400 5.4 0.0 7.2 3.6 0.50
5 Lyn Fitzer 21 9 7 .563 2.69 23 18 9 0 137.0 111 60 41 5 63 2 122 0 0 21 1.270 7.3 0.3 4.1 8.0 1.94
6 Emile Henderson* 18 0 1 .000 11.25 2 1 0 0 4.0 6 6 5 0 8 0 5 0 0 1 3.500 13.5 0.0 18.0 11.2 0.63
7 Dick Hendrix 19 3 2 .600 2.14 7 7 3 1 42.0 30 15 10 2 15 0 40 3 0 0 1.071 6.4 0.4 3.2 8.6 2.67
8 Dick Jackson 23 7 3 .700 3.86 43 0 0 0 63.0 57 34 27 1 35 5 65 6 1 3 1.460 8.1 0.1 5.0 9.3 1.86
9 Thomas Ksiezyk 24 0 0 108.00 1 0 0 0 0.1 0 4 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 15.000 0.0 0.0 135.0 0.0 0.00
10 Gerry McCabe 19 3 3 .500 4.60 13 5 0 0 43.0 43 28 22 4 26 2 28 1 0 2 1.605 9.0 0.8 5.4 5.9 1.08
11 Michael McLaughlin 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 4.000 9.0 0.0 27.0 0.0 0.00
12 Donald Messinese* 19 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 3.0 3 3 3 0 3 1 6 0 0 0 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 18.0 2.00
13 Jim Nelson 19 8 0 1.000 1.19 8 8 8 1 68.0 41 14 9 2 24 1 62 2 0 4 0.956 5.4 0.3 3.2 8.2 2.58
14 Robert Quezada 18 0 0 4.50 3 0 0 0 6.0 7 3 3 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 1.500 10.5 1.5 3.0 3.0 1.00
15 Denny Riddleberger* 21 2 1 .667 2.84 12 0 0 0 19.0 28 12 6 3 6 1 13 1 0 0 1.789 13.3 1.4 2.8 6.2 2.17
16 Robert Roadarmel 22 1 4 .200 4.50 15 5 0 0 50.0 49 30 25 2 32 2 36 1 1 1 1.620 8.8 0.4 5.8 6.5 1.13
17 Gary Robinson 24 1 5 .167 5.14 11 10 2 0 70.0 56 42 40 5 41 0 77 1 0 3 1.386 7.2 0.6 5.3 9.9 1.88
18 Bob Settle 19 4 9 .308 3.47 15 14 3 0 96.0 85 48 37 6 64 0 69 4 1 9 1.552 8.0 0.6 6.0 6.5 1.08
19 Ernest Swan* 21 5 3 .625 2.07 12 9 4 1 74.0 53 25 17 0 56 1 53 4 0 2 1.473 6.4 0.0 6.8 6.4 0.95
20 John Walsh* 21 9 8 .529 3.47 22 22 7 2 158.0 131 84 61 10 83 4 138 4 1 11 1.354 7.5 0.6 4.7 7.9 1.66
20 Players 21.2 61 59 .508 3.21 120 120 75 45 9 1022.2 841 497 365 42 598 21 875 28 5 73 4494 1.407 7.4 0.4 5.3 7.7 1.46
* - 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
Ron Slocum 76 541 46 11 5 .982 7.72 16
Jerry Branch 31 242 20 6 2 .978 8.45 10
Eddie Barbary 11 70 8 0 0 1.000 7.09 1
Anthony Alesci 5 17 2 0 0 1.000 3.80 0
Hector Herrera 3 25 3 0 0 1.000 9.33 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kent Smith 109 787 61 23 60 .974 7.78
Robert Taylor 13 94 1 1 6 .990 7.31

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Floyd Nelson 53 95 107 13 22 .940 3.81
Steve Coley 33 72 54 14 11 .900 3.82
Cecil Caldwell 18 30 49 4 7 .952 4.39
Michael McLaughlin 17 37 45 9 7 .901 4.82
Dave Cash 4 10 6 2 3 .889 4.00
Vic Ramirez 2 2 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vic Ramirez 92 72 136 26 7 .889 2.26
Ron Slocum 19 10 26 5 1 .878 1.89
Donald Simoncic 5 3 8 1 2 .917 2.20
Maximo Torres 5 6 7 2 2 .867 2.60
Frank Brosseau 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Michael McLaughlin 2 4 4 1 0 .889 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Cash 109 193 268 27 45 .945 4.23
Cecil Caldwell 5 6 9 1 1 .938 3.00
Ted Taylor 4 6 10 1 5 .941 4.00
Michael McLaughlin 3 4 5 0 1 1.000 3.00
Frank Brosseau 1 2 1 1 0 .750 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Jeter 120 258 9 16 0 .943 2.23
Frank Brosseau 85 134 10 8 3 .947 1.69
Steve Coley 78 111 4 8 0 .935 1.47
Wayne Dickerson 72 103 3 3 0 .972 1.47
Kent Smith 8 3 0 1 0 .750 0.38
Vic Ramirez 4 6 1 0 1 1.000 1.75
Howard Anderson 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Jackson 43 3 5 1 0 .889 0.19
Bobby Arpoika 24 5 27 0 2 1.000 1.33
Lyn Fitzer 23 8 17 5 1 .833 1.09
John Walsh 22 4 27 1 1 .969 1.41
Robert Roadarmel 15 1 10 0 0 1.000 0.73
Bob Settle 15 5 17 6 3 .786 1.47
Gerry McCabe 13 1 3 1 0 .800 0.31
Denny Riddleberger 12 1 7 0 0 1.000 0.67
Ernest Swan 12 2 17 1 1 .950 1.58
Gary Robinson 11 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.73
Jackie Clark 9 1 4 1 0 .833 0.56
Roger Brown 8 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.13
Jim Nelson 8 4 4 0 0 1.000 1.00
Dick Hendrix 7 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.57
Wyatt Dreger 5 0 2 1 1 .667 0.40
Robert Quezada 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Emile Henderson 2 2 0 1 0 .667 1.00
Donald Messinese 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Thomas Ksiezyk 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Anthony Alesci 23 R R 6' 1.0" 210 1944
Howard Anderson 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1947
Bobby Arpoika 22 L L 6' 1.0" 210 1945
Eddie Barbary 22 L R 6' 0.0" 186 Jan 25, 1945 Greenville, SC, US
Jerry Branch 20 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 24, 1947
Frank Brosseau 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 31, 1944 Drayton, ND, US
Roger Brown 21 S L 6' 2.0" 178 May 5, 1946
Cecil Caldwell 22 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1945
Dave Cash 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 11, 1948 Utica, NY, US
Jackie Clark 23 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1944
Steve Coley 23 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jul 26, 1943 Spartanburg, SC, US
Wayne Dickerson 20 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1947
Wyatt Dreger 22 L R 6' 6.0" 205 1945
Lyn Fitzer 21 R R 6' 1.0" 193 Jan 11, 1946 Columbus, OH, US
Emile Henderson 18 L L 5' 10.0" 175 1949
Dick Hendrix 19 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 20, 1947 Cincinnati, OH, US
Hector Herrera 19 R R 5' 11.0" 172 1948
Dick Jackson 23 R R 6' 5.0" 200 1944
Johnny Jeter 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 24, 1944 Shreveport, LA, US
Thomas Ksiezyk 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 1943
Gerry McCabe 19 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1948
Michael McLaughlin 23 R R 180 1944
Donald Messinese 19 L L 6' 2.0" 190 1948
Stephen Mitchell 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1948
Floyd Nelson 21 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1946
Jim Nelson 19 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 4, 1947 Birmingham, AL, US
Robert Quezada 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1949
Vic Ramirez 26 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Aug 26, 1940
Denny Riddleberger 21 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 22, 1945 Clifton Forge, VA, US
Robert Roadarmel 22 R R 6' 3.0" 160 1945
Gary Robinson 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 13, 1943
Bob Settle 19 R R 6' 1.0" 203 Aug 27, 1947 Portsmouth, VA, US
Donald Simoncic 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1948
Ron Slocum 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 2, 1945 Modesto, CA, US
Kent Smith 20 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1947
Ernest Swan 21 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1946
Robert Taylor 21 L L 5' 10.0" 162 Sep 24, 1945
Ted Taylor 21 R R 6' 0.0" 172 1946
Maximo Torres 19 R R 5' 7.0" 153 Mar 1, 1948 Ponce, PR
John Walsh 21 L L 6' 2.0" 185 1946

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